Daily Announcements 2/26/19

• We continue to recognize the significant achievements of African Americans during Black History month by acknowledging Sojourner Truth. Sojourner Truth was an African- American abolitionist and women’s rights activist who was born into slavery but soon escaped with her infant daughter after serving many miserable years to harsh masters. Through her autobiography, The Narrative of Sojourner Truth, she was able to gain national attention that allowed her to publicly speak on equal rights for women and African- Americans and greatly influence views on racial equality.

• Attention rising juniors. Are you signing up or interested in taking AP Language and Composition next year? If so, please join Mrs. Aughenbaugh in the lecture hall on February 27th during AEP to learn more about the course content and expectations as well as provide you the opportunity to ask questions. Please take this chance to find out more about the course before the end of course selection. If you cannot attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Aughenbaugh in room 2102 for more information. She looks forward to meeting you.

• The class of 22 is holding a fundraiser at Blaze Pizza in New Town on Wednesday, February 27th, from 5 until 8 PM. Come out and enjoy a cheesy, delicious pizza, and 20% of the proceeds will go towards special funding events. But wait! Make sure you show either a paper copy of picture of the fundraiser flyer at the checkout. See you there.

• Boys Soccer Tryouts will be held today from 2:45-4:45 at the WISC grass fields on the “stadium side”. If you ride the activity bus, your tryout will end at 4:30 so you can catch the activity bus at the school at 4:45. Please bring your soccer gear and a water bottle to every tryout. The focus for today’s tryouts will be for those trying out for JV Boys Soccer. If you have any questions, please see Mr. King in room 2106 today. On Thursday, there will be a meeting after school, beginning at 2:30, in room 2106. You must have a current VHSL Sports Physical on file with Warhill’s Athletic Director, Coach Mullen, in order to participate in try