ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THURSDAY, NOV. 16th
First time announcements are in italics.
Happy birthday to Mr. Campbell in our Math department!
ACCOLADES: Congratulations to the Trojan wrestling team who beat McCallum in their first dual meet of the season. The boys won 45-21, and the girls had a 24-18 victory. The fastest pins of the night were recorded by Josh Gervais and Lilian Lopez.
TODAY: The Anderson High School Dance Department will be presenting their Fall Dance Concert on Thursday, November 16th.This exciting show will feature the entire AHS Dance Department: Dance I-IV, Dance Guard, Athletes Dance, & the Trojan Belles! You will see Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, and more! Tickets will be sold during lunch TODAY OR at the door 30 min. before the show. Tickets are a $3 donation if purchased at lunch & a $5 donation if purchased at the door. Shows are Thursday, November 16th at 6pm & 8pm in the AHS theater. Come support Anderson Dance at Fall Dance Concert and kick off your Thanksgiving break!
Students - The City of Austin is Hiring Lifeguards, Swim Instructors, Swim Team Coaches, Cashiers and Pool Attendants. The majority of employees receive training in American Red Cross CPR and First Aid. Don’t miss out on your chance to earn as much as $13.50 an hour! Applicants need only be 15 years old to apply. Representatives will be at a table in the courtyard breezeway facing the student parking lot during lunch on Thursday & Friday - stop by for more information or go to the College & Career Center page at www.andersononline.org
Anderson’s leadership council is collecting Coats for Kids. Please bring your gently used coat to room 317 through the end of November. Thank you for your help.
FRIDAY: Attention all World Language Club members AND foreign exchange students: Please join us this Friday, November 17th during lunch in room 130 for our International Thanksgiving Feast. Club Members: Please bring a dish to share! We look forward to getting to know new people, and share our cultures and traditions with one another. The World Language team is thankful to have such wonderful students!
The first meeting of HOSA-Future Health Professionals will be this Friday, at lunch in Room 101. All are invited.
Anderson Amigos, our November event is Friday, November 17 during lunch in room 140. See Ms. Khawaja if you can't attend.
SATURDAY: Need points for NHS or community service hours? Want to make a difference in the world around you? Join Young Activist Club as we clean up Bull Creek this Saturday, November 18th at 10am. Come by room 335 for more details and to sign up.
Men's Soccer Tryouts begin at 7am on the main field the day we come back from Thanksgiving Break (November 20th).You must have a current physical on file in order to tryout. Please visit with Coach Reus prior to Thanksgiving Break if you have not done so already.
ON THE CALENDAR FOR TODAY:
12:35 Young Activist Club-335; Model UN-244; FCA-Weight Room
4:35 Jumpstart; Anime Club – 330; Philosophy Club – 334
6:00 Softball Booster club meeting in Cafeteria
LOOKING AHEAD: FROM COACH STRAWSER: Are you interested in joining Girls Soccer? Tryouts will be held after school Nov. 27th - 30th from 4:45pm - 6pm. All days are required to be considered for the team. You must have a current physical on file in order to participate. It must be dated after April 15, 2017. Physical packets can be picked up in the training room. If you have any questions, please see Coach Strawser in room 123 for more information.
STAAR End of Course will be administered Dec 4 - 8. Students who require a retest will be notified the week of November 27th. Testing will begin each day at 9:00.
Dec. 4 - English I Dec. 5 - Algebra I & U. S. History Dec. 6 - English II
Dec. 7- Biology, English I, English II, Algebra 1, and U. S. History Dec. 8 - Make – Up Testing
If you have any questions about the End of Course test administration, please contact Wilretta Collins, Testing Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 512-414-6326.