Announcements for Monday, Mar. 20, 2017

Olympia High School Announcements – Friday, March 20th, 2017

  • Attention Seniors: Please mark the date of April 5th on your calendar as a College/Career readiness day. All 9th, 10th, and 11th graders will be testing, and all seniors are not to come to school that day – your attendance will be waived.
  • The nearby Washburn Community was severely damaged by an F3 tornado that swept through the town at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, February 28. The Olympia NHS is sponsoring a supply drive for the community—teachers have a list of needed supplies. NHS is asking for students and teachers to collect needed supplies for Washburn. Donations may be collected in student advisories or brought to room B5. The NHS students will deliver donations to the Washburn American Legion. Questions may be directed to Mrs. Hapgood or Mrs. Steve.
  • Student Bank Board:  Your next meeting is Tuesday March 21st.  Please see Mrs. Schroeder if you will not be attending.
  •  All Freshman: Your FUNDRAISER Order Forms and Money is due today!  Please turn these in to your advisor or Mrs. Bowers.  If you have forgotten your form, please turn them in tomorrow. 

Guidance Announcements:

  • The Counseling Office will be hosting College Family Night on March 21st at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. We will have admission counselors from over 10 Illinois universities in attendance, including EIU, Western, University of Illinois Chicago, and SIUC. All students and parents are encouraged to attend.
  • MacMurray College will be visiting during the lunch period on Tuesday March 21

College Visit Days:


Word of the Week:  

Bring it on:  These words all relate to the spring break holiday!

Words:  furlough, interlude, jaunt

Today’s Word


Tonight’s Activities:  

Varsity Softball @ Clinton ......4:30pm

JV Softball @ Clinton…..6:00pm