February 27, 2017
February 27, 2017
Posted on 02/27/2017
ACT Reminder
Students who are preparing for the ACT Tests on February 28th and March 1st, please remember to arrive by 8 AM each day. Also, please bring your student I.D., and the an ACT approved calculator if you own one. If you have questions about whether your calculator is ACT approved, please speak with one of your teachers or visit ACT.org.

ACT Word of the Day
Word Of The Day: LAMBASTE (verb) - to assault violently

Test Tip: Prohibited Behavior - Using any electronic device at any time during testing or during break other than an approved calculator or watch. All other electronic devices, including cell phones and wearable devices, must be turned off and placed out of reach from the time you are admitted to test until you are dismissed after testing concludes.

ACT WorkKeys Question of the Week: Please refer to the link that is listed below, in order to see the question of the day. https://www.act.org/workkeys/assess/sample.html 
ACT Question Of The Day: Please refer to the link that is listed below, in order to see the question of the day.  http://www.actstudent.org/testprep/ 

Autism Awareness Month
To help raise awareness and acceptance of Autism, Preble High School  along with other schools in the district are coming together, to raise money.  Autism Awareness Month is in April. T-Shirts and long sleeve shirts will be for sale, in the commons during the lunch hours on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of this week. Stop by to fill out a form and pay with cash if you are interested. 

Cash for Clothes
Today is the last day for dropping off clothes for the Cash for Clothes drive. The National Honor Society wants to thank everyone that assisted us in reaching and surpassing our goal of 1 TON of clothing--2000 pounds. If you still have donations, bring them to the LMC before the end of day today.  Thank you for your support and participation.  

GSA will be meeting today after school in the LMC. We will be discussing current events and preparing for the Day of Silence.

Congratulations Bay Area Ice Bears Hockey
The Ice Bears girls hockey team defeated University School of Milwaukee Friday night 3-1 to claim the Section 4 title.  The girls advance to the state tournament and will play Hayward on Friday, March 3rd at 11 am in the state semi-final game.  The game will be played at the Alliant Energy Center Arena.  Please wish good luck to Janelle!

MAC Scholars & College Bound
MAC Scholars and College Bound will meet on Wednesday, March 1st after school in Room 107.  Please come by for fun and information on college and careers! 

Get it Done Day
Seniors, NWTC and UWGB are here today in computer lab 124. Take advantage of the opportunity during your lunch or study hall to apply for free, to take the Accuplacer, and ask questions. 

Softball Players
There is an “open gym” session tonight 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Please meet in the Auxiliary Gym. 

Special ACT Test Information
A special drawing will be held on Tuesday, February 28th.  Snacks will be provided during the tests on February 28th and March 1st.

Spring Play Crew
Are you interested in being a part of the stage or technical crews for this spring’s production of the Crucible? If so, we will be having an introductory meeting on Tuesday, March 7th from 3;15-3:45  in room 159. At this meeting, we will be overviewing all the crews as well as introducing the crew leaders for our show. Students will be applying for crews during this meeting. Experience is not a factor. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Schuh.

Track and Field
Those who missed the track and field sign up should see coach Marcelle or Coach Kirchman to 
get the information missed and sign up for the team.

Also, any track and field person interested in running shoes, Kollegetown will have a representative here Monday, February 27th after school showing their line of shoes.

Yearbook members, please check your email.  We are meeting Monday, Wednesday and Thursday after school, Room 158, this week to wrap up our pages.  Plan to attend each day.  Thank you!
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