Tuesday, October 8

Congratulations!! Our 8th grade boys baseball team had an amazing season with a record of 18-3.  Yesterday they became the 2nd best team in the state of Illinois in class 3A. We are so proud of their accomplishments!  Go Chargers!


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.


Art Club members, listen up!: Group 2 ART CLUB will meet on Thursday 10/10 from 745-830. Repeat: Group 2 Art Club meets this Thursday morning.


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: 8th Grade, Tue, 4-6pm and Wed, 7-8:30pm; 7th Grade, Wed, 6:45 - 8am


Any boys interested in trying out for basketball, please stop by the office for an informational sheet regarding tryouts for your grade.  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 Mrs. Glatt  TODAY at lunch! See Mrs. Glatt 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!


Picture retakes will be Thursday, October 10.  Students that have requested to have a picture packet retaken will be called to the cafeteria beginning at 8:46 am on Thursday.  Questions - see Mrs. Goss in room 308.


There will be a Drama Club informational meeting in the cafeteria TOMORROW  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 TODAY after school. We will be back by 5:15 pm. Don’t forget your money for ice cream. Any questions please see Mrs. Peoples.