Daily Announcements
Daily Announcements
Posted on 04/20/2018
Daily Announcements

April 20, 2018

GAIA tip of the day: Did you know the average person has the opportunity to recycle more than 25,000 cans in their lifetime? Join GAIA, and don’t forget Sunday is Earth day, get out and help the environment!

Juniors, check your school email for your 2018 Prom King and Queen Ballot. Voting ends today (Friday, April 20) at 3:30 pm.

Are you planning on bringing a guest to Prom? Guest forms are available in the Athletic Office and on under Quick Links, Important Forms. A copy of your guest's ID must be attached to the form. Guest forms are due no later than TODAY (Friday, April 20).  Please turn them into the Athletic Office.

The Page Turners Literary Enthusiasts Club will meet today (Friday, April 20) at 3:25 in the library to discuss part 1 of Harper Lee's literary classic To Kill a Mockingbird.  If you are unable to make this week's meeting, please read through the end of chapter 23 for the May 4th meeting.  We will discuss chapters 24 to the end of the book at our final meeting, May 18, in addition to bidding farewell to our seniors.

Tonight's the night! Who will be crowned this year's Mr. HHS? Will it be Trent, Eli, Max, Cole, or Tyler? Come see our contestants strut their stuff and showcase their talents as they compete for the prestigious title of Mr. HHS tonight at 6 PM in the PAC. Tickets will be $3 at the door, sponsored by National Honor Society.

Are you in need of volunteer hours? On Saturday, April 21, the Leo Club has organized an event titled, "Step Forward" a walk to support Mental Health Awareness. This event will start at 10:00 am in the PAC parking lot. We will be walking through downtown Rockton holding silver balloons to draw attention to this cause. The walk will also include a presentation in the school library at 11:00 am on Stereotypes of Mental Illness. Thank you for your support!

A sample of the 2018-2019 Student Council election ballot is posted at the front entrance  of the school on the bulletin boards. Balloting will start on Monday, April 23rd at 8 am and will run till Wednesday, April  25th at 3:30 pm. All Juniors,Sophomores and Freshman should check their school emails on Monday for their official ballot and vote!!!

Attention Key Club members and any interested new members--please attend our final meeting of the school year Tuesday, April 24 at 8:15 am in the Upper AP room. We will be installing new officers, thanking our graduating seniors, and discussing new ideas for the 2018-2019 school year. Please join us for the treats and the festivities!!

Are you trying to figure out your place in the Circus of Life?  We want to help! Next Thursday, April 26th from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. in the AP Room will be the student job and career fair. Does your future possibly involve helping others through public or health services? Come find out! Representatives from Rockford Fire Department, the US Army, Rockford Family Dental, Fair Oaks Healthcare Center will be among those to help you see what opportunities exist in these fields. Check the Workplace Readiness Google Classroom or the link in this morning’s announcements to see the list of participating organizations.

GSA invites you to participate in a Day of Silence (Thursday, April 26) and a Night of Noise (Friday, April 27). All around the country students chose silence to remember those in the LGBTQ+ community who have suffered violent persecution. See Mr. Sabathne to sign up for Hononegah’s Day of Silence.  The Day of Silence ends with noise and celebration. Silent students will gather after school for discussion and to get noisy in room #1205.  Everyone is invited to attend a bigger Night of Noise dance and celebration hosted by GSA on Friday, April 27th at 7:00 pm. The cost is $5 at the door.

Next year's Seniors (class of 2019) will be able to purchase parking permits for the 2018-19 school year starting now. Parking forms are available at the Visitor's Center and the Principal's Office as well on the website under Quick Links, Important Forms. Next year's Juniors (class of 2020) will be able to purchase parking permits starting Tuesday, May 1.

Lunch          Lasagna Roll Ups With Meatballs, Steamed Green Beans, Fresh Fruit Choice &
                     100% Fruit Juice