Monday, October 7

FCA Peeps- Our next meeting is this coming Tuesday from 3:45-4:30 in Mrs. Carey’s room. Please come see what we’re all about … Better yet… I’ll tell ya. We’re about Jesus-Snacks- Worship time- Games.  See you there.


The Normal West Dance team will be having a Halloween dance clinic Oct. 26 from 1-4 at Normal West High School.  Learn a fun routine, wear your favorite Halloween costume and perform at the Uptown Treat Feast Oct. 30 and enjoy all the festivities.  Cost is $25 and registration flyers are available on the Unit 5 website and Normal West Athletic website as well as your school office.


Basketball Open Gyms:  The next open gyms are as follows: 6th Grade, Tue, 6:45 - 8am; 7th Grade, Wed, 6:45 - 8am; and 8th Grade, Tue, 4-6pm and Wed, 7-8:30pm.


Any 8th grade boys interested in trying out for boys basketball, please stop by the office for an informational sheet regarding tryouts.  Also, please make sure you are registered on 8to18 and have a current physical in the main office.


The Caudills and More Book Club meets this Thursday from 3:45 - 4:45 in the IMC. New members are welcome.


It's October, Chargers, and almost time for the first Books and Bites of the year! Do you enjoy spooky books? Then join the teen librarians from Normal and Bloomington and me on Tuesday, Oct. 8th! See me in the cafeteria for a pass to get at the front of the lunch line and then head up to the IMC for some boooook talks... Our theme this month is "Scary Stories To Tell At Lunch". Not into horror books? No worries. We'll have a different theme every month.


For all Chargers interested in wrestling this year; wrestling mats are available for open mats on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. You will have an opportunity to work out and try your hand at the great sport of wrestling. 


Chess club meets every Wednesday after school until 5:00 PM. “CHECK” it out!


There is a Team Quest meeting after school today until 5:30  in Room 313. This club meeting is for 7th and 8th grade students. It’s never too late to join all of the fun! 


Picture retakes will be Thursday, October 10.  To be eligible for a picture retake you must pick up a form in the office and follow what it says.  All forms and picture packets must be returned to the office by Monday, October 7. Yes, MONDAY! Questions - see Mrs. Goss in room 308.


There will be a Drama Club informational meeting in the cafeteria Wednesday, October 9th from 3:45-4:30 pm. Anyone interested should plan to attend this meeting. Any questions please see Mrs. Peoples.


Student Council has sent emails to all students that applied for the 2019-2020 school year. If you applied please check your school email. Congratulations to all new members. This is just a reminder that all student council members will be walking uptown tomorrow after school. We will be back by 5:15 pm. Don’t forget your money for ice cream. Any questions please see Mrs. Peoples.