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Monday, November 5, 2018




Good afternoon Falcons! Here are today’s announcements.


The RUFF Club will hold a brief meeting this Wednesday in room 770.  Please make sure you have a ride home.


Picture Retakes!  Friday, Nov. 9th … in the PAC.  For Underclassmen and Staff. Need a form or have a question see Mrs. Johnson in room 925.


We will be giving the ASVAB on November 14th.  See Ms. Giuliani in Guidance to sign up!


Attention Students that are currently taking courses at St. Johns River State College and need to sign up for 2nd semester courses. Please come and make an appointment with your Guidance Counselor.


Tutoring will be every Wednesday, from 2:45 – 4:45. We have busing if needed. Tutoring is also available every Tuesday and Thursday at lunches.


Boys Basketball tryouts will be today after school.  If you are interested, see Coach Holmes in room 400 to sign up.  You must have a physical and be cleared on the athletic clearance site as well in order to tryout.


Blood Drive – Nov. 15th   Spaces are limited!   Please sign up with Mr. Hoog in room 955. If students have signed up and DO NOT HAVE their HALL PASS, see Mr. Hoog.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is hosting the “Out of the Darkness Walk” on November 17th.  The walk will take place between 10: am to Noon at the track.  If you are interested in participating, please register online at


The Student Council is organizing a Thanksgiving Food Drive Between Monday, Nov. 5th and Friday, Nov. 16th.  All donations will be collected in 1st period classes, Non-perishable Thanksgiving foods are the main target, but donations of bonus items (including fruit cups, powdered milk, peanut butter, cereal, proteins, and mac and cheese) will provide extra points to your class’s score.  See Mr. Hoog in room 955 for any questions.


The Athletic Leadership Council will be selling “SimpStrong” bands for a donation of $2. or more.  All proceeds will be going to the Simpkins Family. Students will be selling them at all lunches. You can also see Mrs. Waldrop, Ms. Ostopick, Coach Turner, or Ms. Taylor to purchase them.

Go Falcons!!!


Any junior or senior interested in meeting with a representative from Lees-McRae College. Please sign up in guidance. He will be here on November 9 at 10AM.