1.Students are not to ride the elevator with out an elevator pass. This pass is issued by the attendance secretary or nurse with a medical excuse. Students who ride the elevator without a pass or permission from an administrator will receive a consequence by an administrator. If you don’t have a pass, you must get permission to ride the elevator when you are helping someone with an elevator pass carry his or her belongings. Students, as a reminder, please keep your hats and hoodies off in the building.
2.Attention freshmen interested in completing Personal Project! The Advisor Meet ‘n Greet is scheduled for next Tuesday, May 9th after school in the library. Plan to stay for 10-15 minutes to find an advisor and have your first face-to-face meeting. See you May 9th!
3.Earthwatch Applications are here! If you are interested in attending one of the Earthwatch expeditions, pick up an application from Ms. Boettcher or Mrs. Miennert ASAP. They are due by Monday, May 15. There will be no meeting – all information is on the application.
4.Asian club! I hope you guys had a great year, because our LAST meeting will be on Tuesday the 9th. This meeting is mandatory for all Asian club members so we can vote for officers and eat one last meal together. See you on Tuesday in Barna’s room!
5.Yesterday the Boys’ Varsity Tennis Team defeated MSL 6 to 1. Winning for the Generals were Ray, Emanuel, Sebel, Andre, Shia, Tzouchi, Simon, and Chance.
6.The varsity girls’ softball team defeated Riverside 16-0. Amber Heun was the winning pitcher while also driving in 3 runs. Destiny Robinson lead the hitting attack with 3 hits, 3 runs, and 3 RBIs. Ikiria Hayes, Lauren Trific, and Amirah Brown each added 2 hits. Rayne Deffenbaugh scored 3 times. The Lady Generals are now 12-2.
7.ALL Full Diploma Juniors!!! Don’t forget our Extended Essay Café is set for the evening of May 9th in the cafeteria, your attendance is mandatory. You can start setting up around 5:30pm and it will run until 7:00pm. All are welcome so bring your parents, friends, or that guy who lives in a van down by the river. See Mr. Joseph with any questions or concerns.
8. Attention LGBT+Club members and Rufus King Students:The LGBT+ Club received Courage MKE’s GSA Grant for our hard work, support and dedication to our LGBTQ school community. We were nominated by Milwaukee High School of the Arts’ GSA! Thank you to all of our LGBT+ members and student leaders for making Rufus King a better place for all students! Congratulations!
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