ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017
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GOOD AFTERNOON ALTON HIGH HERE ARE YOUR ANNOUNCEMENTSFOR THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017
This Day in History
In 1522, Martin Luther began preaching his Invocavit Sermons in the German city of Wittenberg
Kissing in public was banned and punishable by death in Naples in 1562.
In 1864, Ulysses S. Grant was appointed the commander of the Union Army.
In 1928, Graciela Olivarez, an American lawyer and civil rights advocate, also the first woman and first Latina to graduate of Notre Dame Law School, was born
Barbie made her debut at the American Toy Fair in New York in 1959.
And in 1964, the 1st Ford Mustang was produced.
Megyme’s Senior Crew
Megyme is looking for five Alton High 2018 Seniors for a Promotional video and photos.
The Senior Crew will receive a free senior photo session plus any photos that are taken for Promotional use.
Anyone who applies will receive 15% off basic or full senior photo session.
Apply for Megyme’s senior crew at: MeganFairless.com/seniorcrew
IT IS TIME TO SIGN UP FOR AP TESTS! Please see Mrs. Lehman in Bookkeeping to pay and sign up. Any other questions or financial hardship, please see Mrs. Williams in guidance.
Seniors: Keep checking AHS guidance site to find scholarships.
If you need help, come to Guidance today. See Mrs. Thornton.
Also, if you need a transcript for a scholarship, fill out the request form several days before the deadline. Thank you!
Battle of the Schools Trivia Night
On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the RiverBend Growth Association is holding a young adults trivia night at East Alton-Wood River High School.
Tables will be $80 each.
This trivia night is a fundraiser for nonprofit organizations such as the American Cancer Society and the Nature Institute.
Come on out and support this great cause!
From the Library
If you are participating in the Abraham Lincoln Read for a Lifetime program, voting is now open! In order to vote, you must have read at least four books from the reading list. Voting will end on March 15th.
Mr. Irresistible is being held tomorrow at 7:00 p.m. Students are encouraged to please attend.
Congratulations to the Redbird Scholastic Bowl Team for winning the Granite City Regional on Monday. They will now compete in the Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon this Saturday, March 11th. Go Redbirds!
The Special Olympics team will be at Shop ‘n Save on Saturday, March 11 selling raffle tickets from 11 am – 2 pm.
Come out and support our team!
Save the Date
Alton Athletic Association 19th Annual Golf Tournament is May 12, 2017 at Spencer T Olin Golf Course
For any questions email: [email protected]
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