ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2020

GOOD AFTERNOON ALTON HIGH
I’M _____________ AND I’M ____________ AND HERE ARE YOUR ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2020
TRIVIA QUESTION
What is the name of the Harlem club where many famous Black American entertainers began their careers?

We’ll give you the answer at the end of the announcements.
NATIONAL FCCLA WEEK
Monday:  February 10 – 14th is National FCCLA Week. The Alton Chapter has 75 members and is the largest chapter in the state of Illinois. The advisers are Regina Birch, Sharon Ferree, and assisted by alumni member Kiley Sumner. This organization helps to host the annual AHS Career Fair each year along with other unique projects throughout the year.

ATTENTION: HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS!
BE THE FIRST TO ENROLL
FOR 2020 SUMMER & FALL
AT LEWIS & CLARK COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SIGN UP WITH YOUR HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELOR!
MARCH 20TH @ 9:30

Warm up with a cup of Hot Chocolate or Cappuccino in the AHS Coffee Shop located in the Library.  The Coffee Shop is open from 7:55 to 8:25 

COLLEGE VISITS
ILLINOIS WESLEYAN COLLEGE
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 12TH @ 1:45
LOCATED IN BLOOMINGTON, ILLINOIS
ENROLLMENT 1900
NCAA DIV III PARTICIPANT

COLLEGE VISITS
LINCOLN COLLEGE WILL BE HERE
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 19TH @ 10:45
THEY ARE LOCATED IN LINCOLN, ILLINOIS
WITH AN ENROLLMENT 800
AND ARE NAIA PARTICIPANT IN ATHLETICS

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST LOUIS WILL BE HERE
MONDAY FEBRUARY 24TH @ 1:45
THEY ARE LOCATED IN ST. LOUIS, MO
WITH AN ENROLLMENT 16,000
THEY COMPETE IN NCAA DIV II FOR ATHLETICS

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI WILL BE HERE
WEDNESDAY MARCH 4TH @ 10:00 IN THE LIBRARY
THEY ARE LOCATED IN COLUMBIA, MISSOURI
AND HAVE AN ENROLLMENT OF 30000
THEY ARE AN NCAA DIV I PARTICIPANT FOR ATHLETICS

QUINCY UNIVERSITY WILL BE HERE
TUESDAY MARCH 10TH @ 9:45
THEY ARE LOCATED IN QUINCY, IL
AND HAVE AN ENROLLMENT 1100
THEY PARTICIPATE IN NCAA DIV II FOR ATHLETICS

ATHLETIC EVENTS NEXT WEEK

GIRLS BOWLING TUESDAY FEBRUARY 11TH @ 3:00

GIRLS BASKETBALL THURSDAY FEBRUARY 13TH @ 7:30

BOYS BASKETBALL FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14TH @ 7:30

GIRLS SOFTBALL
Anyone that is interested in playing softball this spring needs to see coach Carter.  If you have not talked to him yet please stop by and see him in his classroom, B133,  or  office C151a, before Friday February 14th. 
SPRING SPORTS INFORMATION
BOYS TENNIS
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 3:30–TENNIS COURTS
CONTACT BOB LOWE [email protected]
HAVE TENNIS PRACTICE GEAR INCLUDING TENNIS RACKET AS WELL AS WATER

BOYS VOLLEYBALL
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 9TH @ 3:30–MAIN GYM
CONTACT JENNA WIEDMAN [email protected]
BE PREPARED FOR FULL PRACTICE

GIRLS SOCCER
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 1:00–AHS TRACK
CONTACT GWEN SABO 
[email protected]
BE PREPARED FOR FULL PRACTICE

GIRLS SOFTBALL
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 8:00 AM–MAIN GYM OR SB FIELD
CONTACT DAN CARTER 
[email protected]
GLOVES, HAT, PANTS, SPIKES ETC.

BASEBALL
1ST DAY OF PRACTICE MARCH 2ND @ 11:00 AM–MAIN GYM OR BB FIELD
CONTACT SCOTT HARPER 
[email protected]
GLOVES, HAT, PANTS, SPIKES ETC.

SAT TEST PREP WORD OF THE DAY
myopic
adjective: lacking foresight or imagination
The company ultimately went out of business because the myopic managers couldn’t predict the changes in their industry.

TRIVIA QUESTION ANSWER
What is the name of the Harlem club where many famous Black American entertainers began their careers?

The Cotton Club

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