Daily Announcements for Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Please join the History on Film Club for popcorn and drinks today at 2:30 in the lecture hall for the film “Blood Diamond.”  A story of survival set in West Africa and the exploitation of laborers who mine illegal Conflict Diamonds.

Cheerleading tryouts will take place today, Wednesday and Thursday from 4:00-6:00pm in the gym.  You must have a current VSHL sports physical to try out.  See Coach Channing in the café if you have any questions.

RamNation – do you remember how you felt on your first day as a freshman?  Were you scared, nervous, did you feel lost?  Let’s try to make the class of 2020 feel comfortable and welcome.  If you are interested in becoming a 2016-17 Rambassador please pick up an application from Mrs. Dixon in room 404 or 409.  Application deadline is today.

Seniors – exemption forms will be available in Mrs. Henry’s office on Tuesday, May 31st.  You must have earned an average of 80% in your class and not exceed five excused absences with zero unexcused absences.  Also, 3 excused tardies to class constitutes as one absence.  Exemption forms must be turned into Mrs. Henry by 3:00pm on Friday, June 3rd.

Rising juniors and seniors – the Econ/Personal Finance course is now being offered free of charge over the summer.  If you want to knock out this credit and get ahead, see your school counselor as soon as possible for more information.  Registration forms are due to the Counseling Office by Wednesday, June 8th, first come, first serve.