1. Here is your Autism Awareness fact of the day! Autism is about 4.5 times more common among boys (1 in 42) than among girls (1 in 189)
2.The Boys’ Tennis Team needs more players, if you are interested in joining the Boys’ Tennis Team please see Coach Smith in room 225 or Mr. Nichols in the athletic office as soon as possible. Thanks, Coach Smith
3.Do you regret missing the first meeting of King’s newest club, the French club? Don’t panic!!! There’s another meeting this Thursday April 6th in Room 314. Hope to see you there!!!
4.Heads up ALL writing center tutors: There will be a meeting this Thursday for all tutors in the library after school. Please plan attending. If you cannot attend, please contact Ms. Daroszeski or Mr. Biel. Thanks everyone. We will see you Thursday after school.
5.Attention All Seniors: Prom Court voting will take place on wednesday, April 5 during the lunch hours. The voting table will be located near the senior section in the cafeteria. Juniors will not receive a vote day as your class prom court nominations are uncontested. Noble Titles will be announced at prom. Good luck to all the candidates. Thank you Mrs. Dreyer.
6.Attention Service as Action Sophomores! If you presented a Personal Project at the March Exhibition, please make sure you complete and document at least 30 volunteer hours by April 17th. This will qualify you for our MYP All-Stars Completion Party on April 21st. Need help? Have questions? Stop by the library to see Ms. Thompson
7.Peers with Influence, please stop in 212 to pick up fieldtrip permission slips.
8.Greetings Rufus King, Friday, April 7th Jew Crew invites you to participate in the annual Holocaust Remembrance event. Look for Jew Crew members in the main hallway Friday morning as we gather to distribute paper clips in memory of those who resisted hate and oppression. Wear a paperclip and show your commitment to ending Anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry and intolerance. Please see Ms. O’Keefe-Boettcher with any questions or concerns.
9.Hello Manga Club, there won’t be a meeting this week. Have a great spring Break.
10.Graduation is right around the corner Seniors, in fact, tomorrow you will be picking up your Cap and Gown, and other graduation items you ordered. I was wondering if you have paid off all your school fees, including Graduation, yet? Graduation fees go up $15.00 on May 1st. Personal checks are no longer acceptable to pay your fees with. You must pay using money order, cash or a credit card as of April 1st, so pay your fees in room 205 this week!!!!!!!!!!
11.Rufus King students, There are more food options in the cafeteria, now we have vending options as well, give it a try, but we must remember that food purchased outside the school is not permitted in the cafeteria or school during the school day. Please do not have others bring you fast food from outside, it will not be allowed. Homemade bag lunches are acceptable.
12.Any African American sophomore who has at least a 3.3 grade point average and is interested in applying for a summer program at Carleton in Minnesota should see their counselor for more information.
13.Greetings Rufus King, Have you been waiting for information about how to become a Link Crew leader? The wait is over! Link Crew will host two informational meetings on Tuesday April 18 and Wednesday April 19 in the auditorium from 2:55-3:20 p.m. It will be necessary to attend one of these two meetings if you hope to apply. No applications will be handed out to non attenders. Please see Ms. O’Keefe-Boettcher or Mr. Machut with any questions.
14.Yesterday the Boys’ Varsity Tennis Team defeated West Allis 5 to 2. Winning matches for the Generals were Ray, Emanuel, Andre, Shia, Tzouchi, Sebel, and Chance.
15.BSU members, there will be a mandatory BSU meeting tomorrow after school in room 118. Please go to your lockers beforehand and be on time. Thank you, Ms. Carson and Mr. Haslett.
16.Attention Spanish Honor Society members! If you need créditos there is a crédito opportunity available for you. Just donate Flour Tortillas, “Quesadilla” Cheese or shredded Cheese, Sour Cream, Salsa, Shredded lettuce, Diced tomatoes, tamales and any type of beverages and/or a cooler for Ethnic Fest. If you have any questions contact Nikki Prado, Milton Rodriquez and Niyokwizera Anna. Gracias!
17.Juniors and Seniors please stop by the school counseling office to sign up for the following college visits: Thursday, April 6th- Northern Michigan University, Tuesday, April 18th – University of Dundee, Monday, April 24th- Lane College
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