Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Happy Birthday today: Evan LeFaivre
Activity Period Thursday-Student Council; Friday-FCA & FFA Chapter meeting
Rotary is sponsoring a writing contest for high school students. The First Place Prize is $500, and the Second Place Prize is $250. The deadline for submitting entries is September 21. Please stop by the office to pick up a Registration Form and Guidelines, if interested in this contest.
The dance team is doing a “man squad” dance for the pep rally for Homecoming. Any interested guy can sign up with a dance senior! There will be 2 practice dates: 9/16 & 9/17 at 6pm in the Rocket center gym.
The annual Pep Club Bonfire will held Sunday Sept. 15th from 7 to 8:30 pm.Kick off Homecoming week with free pizza, drinks, games and music. It will be held behind the east concession stand area. Unity high school students only please.
Juniors and Seniors: The following colleges will be visiting Unity soon. Sign up in the Guidance Office if you are interested. Thursday, September 12th: Western Illinois University Monday, September 16th: Millikin University and Illinois Wesleyan University
Parkland College is hosting a college fair on Wednesday, September 18th from 6-8pm. Over 80 colleges and universities will be there. See your counselor for more information.
Attention Freshmen: Sign up for your homecoming tshirt in Room 11 or 17 by Wednesday 9/11. Cost is $15.
If you were not elected to Student Council, don’t despair! Pick up your non-elected member of Student Council form. They are available in the office and outside Room 7. We really want you to join!!
If you would like to enter a car or truck into the homecoming parade, there are forms available in the office. The entry fee is $5, and all rules stated on the form must be followed. The forms are due by the end of the day on September 18.
Anyone interested in traveling to Greece this summer or Scotland and Ireland in 2021, please see Mrs. Bonnell or Ms. Tibbs.
Anyone interested in learning more about FCA come to our first meeting of the school year on Friday morning at 7:15 in Drivers Ed room. We will have a light breakfast for everyone that shows up! FCA stands for Fellowship of Christian Athletes serving athletes, coaches and teams. If you have any questions please see Coach Davis or Kyleigh Dubson.
Attention juniors: Float building will begin Saturday from 1-3 at Maggie Hewing's house. Please see Mrs. Warner or Mrs Bonnell for directions. Also please sign up and pay for your homecoming shirts with Mrs. Warner or Mrs. Bonnell this week. The $12.00 is due when you sign up.
Sophomore class t-shirts are now on sale for $12 each. See a class officer or outside of Room 39 to sign up. All orders are due by Friday, September 13, at noon.
Seniors: Please sign up for your shirts outside room 9 or in the gym. The shirts are $15. Deadline to order is Friday at noon.
There will be an open gym for girls’ basketball Thursday, September 12th from 4:30-6 at UHS gym.