**Guidance will have a FAFSA Night for any senior students and parents who would like assistance applying for financial aid for college. It will be February 4, at 6:00 pm in the Auditorium. If you would like to attend, stop by Guidance to pick up information about what you need to bring with you that night. Email or stop by to see Mrs. Vambaketes if you have any questions.
**Big Sisters will be sponsoring the Pennies for Patients fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. 3rd Hour classes will compete to raise the most money. The competition will run through Monday, Feb. 1st. If the school as a whole raises at least $575 the winning class will win a pizza party! Thank you for donating to this worthy cause.
**Our next community service opportunity is this Friday starting at noon. We will be making valentines and decorating cookies and cupcakes to take to Integrity Healthcare (FormerlyVIP Manor), Foxes Grove, and mail to the VA Hospital. All students participating will meet in the courtyard at noon and then we will be taking a bus to deliver valentines to Integrity and Foxes Grove. If you would like to sign up please stop by the attendance center. The activity should be over at 3 pm.
**The weather has turned frigid, but EAWR soccer can keep you warm with an Oiler Scarf! The Oiler soccer program is still selling Oiler Scarves for $15 each! All scarves are excellent quality and can be worn to any Oiler event! See Mr Daniels in E208 to purchase your scarf today!
**The library is taking names and dates for the February birthday board. See Ms. Budde to sign up and the cost is only .25 cents. Sign up for a friend or celebrate your day. Also.... to be eligible to win a prize in the next drawing.... remember to post all the books you've read on the Reading Tree.
**The p7 bible club will be hosting a blue shirt day this Friday. You can buy a wristband for $1 at lunch or from Mrs. Timmins all this week. Money raised will be donated to the organization "speed the light" which provides resources to missionaries around the world.
**Baseball open gym has been moved from tonight to tomorrow night at 8pm.
**The senior class panoramic picture will be taken today during advisory. Lifetouch will send order forms with the photographer. The prints are 8"x24" for $25 each, so students can bring cash or checks payable to Lifetouch, fill out the form, and turn it all in that day. All students participating must be in dress code.
**Envirothon will be Thursday after school not today. All members please try to attend.
**Seniors: There has been a correction on the deadline for the Bank of Edwardsville scholarship. Due to Jan. 31st falling on a Sunday, the application is due to Mrs. Woodman in Guidance by this Friday, January 29th.