For Friday, May 10, 2013
"L" Schedule Day
ACADEMIC PUSH PERIOD
· If you are currently recovering a credit or enrolled in new credit through the Odyssey program, you MUST complete your course(s) by May 21. If you do not complete by this time, you will have to start the Odyssey course over (under Knox County's new guidelines) or earn the credit through an alternate means (i.e. retaking it next year or enrolling in traditional summer school). See Mrs. Salerno if you have questions.
· All checked out materials are due in the Media Center by Friday, May 17. This includes books, USB drives, and SD cards. No materials will be checked out after this date. If you have outstanding fines and/or overdue books, please see Mrs. Ellis immediately.
· Interested in traveling abroad over Spring Break 2014? Have you always dreamed of visiting France, Ireland, Italy, or England? If so, come to the interest meeting on THIS MORNING at 8:45 in Room 214. We will discuss where we want to travel, the cost, and what you need to do now to prepare for a trip of a lifetime.
· This Friday there is an event at World’s Fair Park so we need to use alternate drop off and pick up both morning and afternoon on Friday.
Brown Bags: Brown Bag series has concluded for this year – thank you for your attendance and participation. Our first speaker for next year (August 23) is County Mayor Tim Burchett!
· ACT Question of the day http://www.act.org/qotd/
· Summer School info – applications available online now. Click on “guidance” tab on our website for more info.
· If you’re filling out testing or college paperwork, our school’s CEEB code is 431118. See Mrs. Salerno or the Guidance page on our web site for more.
· Chess Club meets on Wednesdays from 8:45 to 9:15 a.m. in the media center.
· Gryphon Studios, film club, on Thursday afternoons 4:45 – 6:00 PM, in Room 214 in the Station.
· Venture Club (STEM career post of scouting) meets Thursdays from 5:30 – 7:00 in room 202.
· Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) meets every Friday during 2nd lunch in room 222. This group is about spreading tolerance of diversity in all its forms - all are welcome.
· Peer study group meets every Tuesday from 5:00 – 7:30 at the Lawson McGhee library (downtown branch).
Quote of the day from Albert Einstein
Creativity is intelligence having fun.
Practice L&N Habits every day: Collaboration, Critical thinking, Design, Innovation, Inquiry, & Professionalism