Announcements | September 5th







Do you want a better parking spot? Do you want to hold the outstanding position of T-Bird of the Week? Buy a $1.00 raffle ticket from the yearbook staff during lunch. We will have a table set up in the cafeteria this week. We will draw a winner on Friday. Whoever wins will get a choice parking spot next to Mr. Rohlfs in the back parking lot for one week! This competition is open to students and faculty.


German Club Students! ALL permission forms & money are due to Frau Messerschmitt by this Friday in order to attend the trip to Oktoberfest, the trip to the Beethoven concert, and the trip to Dinner und Deutsch. German Club will meet on Thurs from 4:00 – 4:45. Important information regarding club shirts will be discussed.


Art Club will meet Weds, Sept 11 at 3:30 in Rm 612.


 The PSAT is a Pre-SAT test that is open to sophomores and juniors who would like to prepare for the SAT and ACT college admissions tests. Students who wish to participate in the National Merit Scholarship Competition must take this test their junior year in order to compete. Students may register for this test by bringing $17 to the Main Office. They will complete a registration form and receive a practice test booklet at that time. The deadline to register isSeptember 25.


Sophomore Senate will have its first meeting Monday, Sept 9 at 7:20 am in Room 144. We will be selecting officers, so attendance is important! Please see Ms. Frank with any questions.


As we all know homecoming is not too far away. The Thunderbeat is looking for students who would like to be filmed asking their significant other (or likely candidate for that position) to the homecoming dance. A collage of all of the different ‘asks’ will be posted on shortly before homecoming. If you are interested please see Morgan Keith or Mr. Stueve in room 426.


EAT MOR CHIKIN! The Air Force JROTC Booster Club will be selling Chick-fil-A regular and spicy chicken biscuits and sandwiches in the cafeteria immediately after school this Friday. Biscuits are $2.50 each and sandwiches are $3.50 each.


Freshmen Senate will meet in room 115 at 7:20 Tuesday morning. Please email or talk to Mrs. Brewer if you can’t make the meeting.


An ACT Prep class will be offered at Bellevue West fromSept20-Oct 17 during GPS. The September class is only open to seniors who are planning to take the ACT on Oct 26. Seniors can sign up in the counseling office and space is limited. Please see Mrs. Minahan if you have any questions.


Juniors and Seniors: If you are currently serving in an elected or appointed capacity in student government, civic, or an educational organization, you may be eligible to apply for the Hearst Foundation Scholarship. Students selected for this program must take a qualifying exam and if selected would participate in the United States Senate Youth Program which would include a week in Washington DC. See Mrs. Britten in the office for an application.The deadline to apply isOct 4.


All grade 9-12 boys interested in playing basketball this year need to report to a mandatory meeting Weds, Sept 11 in the small cafeteria immediately after school. Please do not stop at your locker but proceed directly to small cafeteria.


Skills USA will meet on Wednesday Sept 11 at 730 am in room 617.


Once Upon a FairyTale The Real Story of Humpty Dumpty,Thursday Sept 12 at 7pm $3 youth with glow stick $2 without glow stick Adults $3 Special Youth Performance Friday September 13 — 1:30 p.m. $3 youth with glow stick $2 without glow stick $3 with glow stick Enter through West Commons entrance Park on West side of school…teacher parking lot