1. Here is your Black History Month Fact for the day: Did you know: Lil Wayne’s debut album The Block Is Hot, released when the rapper was only 17 years old, is nearly profanity-free because of his mother’s wishes. This fact has been brought to you by your Rufus King BSU.
2. Friday, February 8th is Old School Night at the Boys Basketball Game. Tickets will be on sale for the 1984 price of $2. Warm up music will be brought to you by Rick James! Break dance competition at halftime! Whoever is in the best 80s gear will win a PROM TICKET! Get your leggings and your jumps suits ready for 80s night.
3. There will be an informational meeting for any boy interested in playing tennis this spring today in Room 225 at 3pm. If you have any questions, please see Coach Smith.
4. Freshmen who are interested in attending a field trip to Marquette on February 11th to participate in hands on activities related to different health care careers should pick up a field trip packet from Ms. Williams in 212 ASAP. The packets are due to Ms. Williams by Friday. There are only 20 seats available, so hurry!
5. Spread the Love this Valentines Day!. Key Club is selling carnations this week during all lunch periods for $2. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR FRIEND’S FIRST HOUR CLASS. Show your friends how much you care!
6. Listen up all full diploma seniors! CAS is due on Thursday, March 21st. Make sure you are uploading activities, reflections, and evidence to Managebac regularly. By now you should have started or completed your self-initiated project. Face-to-face exit interviews must happen with advisors BEFORE the due date. Any student who fails to complete any part of CAS will lose their full diploma so please be proactive and see Ms. Dempsey in room 332 with any questions or concerns. Gracias!
7. Hey Seniors, many graduation supplies arrived this week, indicating Graduation is just around the corner. Don’t get caught in another “Polar Vortex” and get frozen out of having you family and guests not be able to attend your graduation, because you don’t have tickets, due to the fact YOU didn’t pay your senior fees!!! So, get a warm and fuzzy feeling inside, even though it’s cold outside, by paying your Senior fees today!!! Fees can be paid in the Main office, or before or after school in Rm. 205.
8. Attention, all Rufus King clubs!!! Are you interested in participating in the Ethnic Fest? Well here’s your opportunity! Audition dates and booth registration are included on the sign up sheet by room 325. Ethnic Fest will be held on March 22nd.
9. Stop in the library today to pick up your permission slip to attend the Personal Project meetup on Thursday, February 14th during hour 3 in Room 327. Again, students completing Personal Project must stop in the library today to pick up your permission slip for the Personal Project meetup.