January 22, 2019
January 22, 2019
Posted on 01/22/2019



Phillip Kyles

Preston Kyles

Morgan Greene

Mai Neng Vue


Alexis Yates

Trent Laes

Joe Engler

Avery Vang

Jill Watson


Matthew Salzer

Alexandra Kohlbeck

ACT Word of the Day

latent - Adjective (leyt-nt) - existing but not yet developed or obvious; hidden; concealed

ACT Preparatory Session

Juniors, you will be taking the ACT on Wednesday, February 20th.  This test is a large determining factor for which colleges will accept you.  To better prepare you for the ACT, Preble High School is having a series of ACT Preparatory sessions.  The next session is Saturday, January 26th from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm in the library. Please check your email for information to sign up.  If you are planning to attend this session, please arrive to Preble High School and enter through the main front door prior to 8:00am with your Chromebook fully charged.  We look forward to seeing you Saturday.

Bring your Computer

Attention Students! On Wednesday during 3rd hour all Preble students will be taking the Youth Risk Behavior Survey. Students will need their laptop computers to complete this survey. Please be sure to have your laptop with you and assure that it is fully charged.


Boys bowling sectionals were held  last Friday. Congratulations to Dustin Vanenkenvoort for finishing 21st with 574 & Kyler Simonet for finishing 23rd with 565. Logan Barlament won the handicap division with 774, helped out by a 266 game!! Also finishing in top 25 were Kyle Connery & Carson Gossen.

Girls sectionals were held Monday at Willow Creek where Lexi Simonet finished 3rd with a 601 and qualified for the State Singles tournament on March 2-3rd. Also, finishing 8th was Madison Adams.

Congratulations to Madison Adams for being named 1st team All Conference and Lexi Simonet who made 2nd team for the girls. Dustin Vanenkenvoort was named Honorable Mention for the boys

Chess Club

Preble’s Chess Team came in 2nd place last Saturday at the Preble Wisconsin Scholastic Chess tournament. Preble was represented by Joe Stoa, Nik Lauridsen, Michael Kain, and Cristian Cruz. Great job, gentlemen!

Chess Club will meet tomorrow after school from 3:05 to 4:00 pm in Room B116.

Language Arts Academic Team Meeting

The language arts academic team will be meeting tomorrow after school in Room 133.  Bring your 1984 book to discuss and poems to compare and contrast. See Mrs. Guerndt if you can’t make it.

MAC Scholars and College Bound

MAC Scholars and College Bound meet tomorrow after school in the auditorium for Talent Show try-outs!  See you there!

Preble Pals

Preble Pals will be having our January Social Event tomorrow, Wednesday, January 23rd, at 3:00 pm in Room 163.  Please see Mrs. VanderHeyden with any questions.

Preble Pride Bead Mural

We will be adding beads all day this Friday for the early release day. We are nearly finished with the bead mural. If you haven’t added your beads, please stop by this Friday any hour. We would like to get every student, faculty, and staff to add at least 4 beads.


Are you a fan of ridiculously colored or patterned socks?  StingCancer is! We are doing a “silly sock” drive from January 22nd through February 1st.  If you would like to help bring laughter to a cancer patient, bring a pair of new “silly socks” and drop them off in the library.  Mark your calendar and join us for our upcoming event, “Shoot Against Cancer” on February 1st at the Preble vs. Manitowoc Lincoln game.

Talent Show

The Talent Show is on Friday February 15th‼  To be in the show you must show us your act at one of the audition times. Audition times are this Wednesday, January 23rd, Monday, January 28th or Wednesday, January 30th from 3:10 to 3:50 pm in the Auditorium.  Please come to the auditorium right after school tomorrow even if you have signed up for a later time. We will go through all acts as quickly as possible.  Please be prepared to give us a 1-2 minute sample of what you will be performing. All appropriate acts will be included in the show – there are no cuts.

Winterfest Week

Welcome to Winterfest Week, a cold one it is! What a great way to kick off the week, with wearing comfy, cozy sweaters. If you find a picture of a sweater in the hallway, please make sure to redeem your prize in the Main Office. Tomorrow’s dress up day is winter hats. Yup, that’s right, you get to wear your winter hat in school, and the hall hunt for tomorrow is, believe it or not, a winter hat! Also, the Winterfest dance is on Saturday and tickets go on sale starting tomorrow, for just $10. To purchase your ticket during the lunch hours, you must go by the ticket booth outside the Auditorium, however after school, the tickets will still be sold in the main office. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Enderby. Keep up the school spirit and as always, it’s a great day to be a hornet!

Winterfest Court

Attention students, the 2019 Winterfest Court results are in! But first we want to mention that all students who made Winterfest Court are expected to attend a brief meeting today after school to discuss the details, and we will meet outside the main office. Now for the results, drum roll please….

For the ladies we have:

  • Alexis Yates

  • Beccah Peper

  • Cameron Daily

  • Emma Mueller

  • Grace Herman AND

  • Paige Watzk

For the gentlemen we have:

  • Alex Minino

  • Austin Montgomery

  • Fernando Nunez

  • Jack Dessart

  • Lucas Lindsley

  • Nick Hummel AND

  • Ryan Janowski

Congratulations to all who made Winterfest Court! We will see you today after school. We would like to mention that this is the first year of having a court for Winterfest, so we want to make it extra special by having students vote for King and Queen the night of the dance. So if you would like to vote for this year’s Winterfest King and Queen, make sure to purchase your ticket by Friday!

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