Tuesday, February 18, 2020 



Community Service

Seniors, the Community Service deadline is Friday, April 24, 2020 - there are quite a few

of you that have not completed your Community Service graduation requirement.  See Mrs. Bohnen in the main office with any questions of what does and does not count as 

Community Service or how many hours you still need.


If you are in need of community service hours please see Mrs. Lemm. She needs screens cleaned for Graphics re-use. Hours are every morning from 7 am - 7:50 am. Please reach out to her to let her know when you will be coming.


Speech Team

Congratulations to the speech team who took 4th place at sectionals on Saturday and advances to state finals in Peoria.

Senior Jordan Blanche took 6th in prose and 8th in dramatic interp.

Senior Adam Kashif took 5th in impromptu and 5th in extemp

Junior Ien Tingpalpong took 6th in Special Occasion Speaking

Sophomore Karissa Lara took 4th in informative

Senior Malien Tingpalpong took 2nd place in original oratory and advances to state finals

Junior Ien Tingpalpong and Senior Jesus Amador took 2nd place in humorous duet acting and advances to state finals.

Sophomore Karissa Lara took 3rd place in poetry reading and advances to state finals

Senior Jesus Amador took 3rd place in original comedy and advances to state finals

Keep up the good work, Bison speech!


Attention speech team: we have a team meeting today at 3:25 in room 539. Bring black books, stopwatches, and other speech materials to be returned to coaches.



Please visit our tutoring center for-

* A quiet place to work.

* Help in any subject you need.

* Take a quiz/test corrections.

* Sit and relax with a snack.

M, W, & Th from 3:15-4:20 in Room #304.


Juniors:  Free SAT prep in the community room during ALL lunches!

Polish Club

Polish Club invites you to PACZKI TIME on Thursday, February 20th before school 7:15-7:50 am in the commons. We will be selling paczki, a tasty Polish treat, for Fat Thursday.

Polish Club presents: Disco Polo Dance Saturday, February 22, starts at 7 PM in the Front Gym. Tickets will be sold at the door for $7.

Black Student Union

The BSU Hip Hop dance is Saturday, February 29 from 7-10 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore for $10 and. $9 with a can good or activity pass.


The bookstore will only be open in the mornings and lunch periods (it will not be open from 1:45p to 3:20p) on Thursday 2/20 and Friday 2/21.  Students, please remember you can obtain temporary IDs from Ms. Campuzano, the Receptionist. Teachers, if you need to make a deposit after 1:30p, please see Mary Thomas. Thank you!

Food Deliveries

Door dash, Uber Eats, and outside food deliveries; even brought by your parent will be denied.  Please plan your lunches accordingly.


Congratulations to Sectional Runner up Danny Ramirez and Sectional Champion Quinn Wilcoxen who qualified for the State Wrestling Tournament that will be held in Champaign this weekend. Kon Papadopoulos and Jeremy Piskorz also finished in the top 6 of their weights at Sectionals.

There will be a brief meeting for all girls interested in playing badminton immediately after school on Wednesday in room 528. See Coach Farrell or Coach Hastings if you have questions.

There will be an informational meeting for all athletes interested in playing softball this spring on Monday, February 24 in Room 936 at 3:30. There will be an open gym following the meeting. If you are unable to attend, please email Coach Mello at  to receive the information.

Attention all Girls interested in playing soccer this spring.

Soccer season begins on March 2nd.

Please make sure to turn in all the forms required to participate, they are available in the Athletic Office.  Returning players, please make sure you have an active physical on file and turn in all forms. Freshmen girls soccer players, there is a no cut policy for lower levels.  Any questions please contact any of the following coaches:

Lunch Menu

Tues-2/18 - French Toast, Sausage & Hash brown

Wed-2/19 - BBQ Grilled Chicken w/ Mac & Cheese, Green Beans & Whole Grain Biscuit

Thurs-2/20 - Chicken Tenders w/ Pretzel & Fries

Fri-2/21 - Homemade BBQ Chicken Pizza OR Bosco Sticks

Posted by bohnen On 18 February, 2020 at 10:02 AM  

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