October 23, 2017

WINTER 17-18 SPORTS TEAM TRY-OUTS ARE COMING UP!

WINTER 2017-18 SPORTS TRY-OUT DATES

Mon.  10/30           GIRLS BASKETBALL

Mon.  11/6             BOYS BASKETBALL

                                GIRLS GYMNASTICS

                   WRESTLING

                                                                                                  Mon.  11/13             GIRLS BOWLING

Mon.  11/20           BOYS SWIMMING & DIVING

Buon giorno EG. Italian club will meet this Thursday after school in room 239.  Hope to see you there!

Any senior planning on enlisting in the Armed Forces upon graduation should see Miss Kezios in room 247 no later than THIS FRIDAY for information regarding our upcoming Veterans Day Celebration.

Still thinking about joining Scholastic Bowl but couldn't make last week's meeting? It's not too late!  Come check out a practice any day this week (except Friday) after school in Room 235.  All are welcome!

This Thursday, Elk Grove's choirs will join with Friendship and Grove Junior High choirs for the Elk Grove Choral Showcase.  The concert will be at 7:30pm on Wednesday in the EGHS Gymnasium.  Admission is FREE, but donations will be gratefully accepted! You'll hear everything from classical to jazz to pop! Don't miss it! Any questions, see Mrs. Catt in the choir room 171.

Bonjour! French Club will be meeting tomorrow after school in room 242. We will be preparing for National French Week. As usual, we will have snacks.

Hey NATION!  Don't forget that tonight at 6:30 the girls' volleyball team takes on Glenbard East for their first post-season match of the season.  We are hosting this year, so hopefully we will see many of you in the gym to cheer us on!

Attention boys planning to tryout out for basketball.   The next open gym will be TODAY from 3:20 - 4:30pm.  

Girls gymnastics will have open gyms TODAY and Wednesday for anyone that's interested...no experience necessary! The open gyms will be at Rolling Meadows High School from 430-600pm, and we'll meet there. See Coach Rivera in room 224 or email amy.rivera@d214.org if you need a ride or if you have further questions.

The Elk Grove Coed Cheerleading program will be holding a winter basketball & competition tryout TOMORROW and Thursday from 4-6 in the wrestling balcony. If you're interested in trying out please pick up, and complete, a tryout packet from the Athletic Office. Boys & girls welcome, no experience required! Questions? Contact Coach Damato at danielle.damato1@gmail.com

Attention all girls basketball players.  There will be a pre-season basketball meeting in the gymnasium TOMORROW @ 3:15 pm.  Information about tryouts will be given out.  Open gym for girls will follow the meeting.  See Coach Guth with questions!  See you next Tuesday in the gym!

Attention wrestlers and anybody interested in a winter sport. There will be an informational meeting Wednesday in the wrestling balcony. If you are interested in being a team manager please come to the meeting as well. Contact coach Vargas if you have any questions. 

The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) will be administered at Forest View Educational Center on Wednesday, November 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  This free test, available to sophomores, juniors and seniors, helps you identify your skills, career interests as well as your fitness for military service after graduation. Interested students must register for this free test, in the Assessment Center, room 123, NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10.

Freshman your Digital Literacy Course materials are due.  Please make sure you complete changing your Apple ID password first and then take a screenshot of the confirmation email and submit it in Schoology.  When all tasks are completed you will gain access to customizing the wallpaper on your iPad next quarter. See the Technology Help Desk if you need assistance and resubmit.

Seniors:  Did you order your baby ad yet for the yearbook?  Go to jostens.com to submit your photo.  Hurry to get the lowest prices.  From now until Halloween, 1/4 page ad is $70.  An 1/8 page ad is $40.  Prices go up on Nov. 1, when 1/4 page will be $75 and an 1/8 page ad will be $50.  All baby ad sales end Dec. 12.  Don't miss out!

The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) will be administered at Forest View Educational Center on Wednesday, November 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  This free test, available to sophomores, juniors and seniors, helps you identify your skills, career interests as well as your fitness for military service after graduation. Interested students must register for this free test, in the Assessment Center, room 123, NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10.

Seniors:  Did you order your baby ad yet for the yearbook?  Go to jostens.com to submit your photo.  Hurry to get the lowest prices.  From now until Halloween, 1/4 page ad is $70.  An 1/8 page ad is $40.  Prices go up on Nov. 1, when 1/4 page will be $75 and an 1/8 page ad will be $50.  All baby ad sales end Dec. 12.  Don't miss out!