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VAN WERT HIGH SCHOOL DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

ACADEMY INFORMATION Congressman Latta will be hosting an academy information night on Thursday, Sept. 25th at Findlay H.S. at 7:00 p.m. If you are interested in attending an academy, see Mr. Koontz as soon as possible to begin the nomination process

DISTINGUISHED YOUNG WOMEN (Formerly known as Ohio’s Junior Miss) is open to H.S. girls graduating in 2015. More information is available on their website www.distinguishedyw.org Deadline to apply is Oct. 3rd

VANTAGE COLLEGE NIGHT For Juniors and Seniors Wednesday, Sept. 24th 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

COLLEGE VISITS This Week Today Lourdes Univ. 5th period Tues. 9/23 Indiana Tech. 6th period Wed. 9/24 B.G.S.U. 6th period Fri. 9/26 Ball State Univ. - (to be rescheduled) Students should sign up in their English classrooms to attend

NEXT WEEK’S COLLEGE VISITS Mon 9/29 Defiance Col. 3rd period Tues 9/30 Manchester Col. 7th period Thurs 10/2 OSU – Lima 2nd period Fri 10/3 Rhodes State 3rd period Students should sign up in their English classrooms to attend

BIG BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS Applications are still be taken for this program. See Student Services

SENIORS Indiana – Purdue FW in Ft. Wayne will be waiving their application fee for the week of September 22nd – 26th Their application fee is $50 so take advantage of applying for free!

SENIORS Meeting with the Herff Jones Representative regarding Graduation Items Today PAWS Lecture Hall

FRESHMEN Herff Jones Ring Presentation Tuesday, Sept. 23rd PAWS Lecture Hall

FCA Meeting Tonight 7:00 p.m. Home of Natalie Riethman, 1070 Madison Blvd We will be going on a scavenger hunt! Come join the fun.

HOMECOMING DANCE Saturday, Sept. 27th 8:00 p.m. Commons Cost - $6.00 Guest forms are available in the office Deadline: Wed. Sept. 24th

SENIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Tonight 7:00 – 8:15 p.m. St. Mary’s Church

JUNIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Today 6:00 – 7:15 p.m. Smiley Park

SPIRIT WEEK THEMES Monday – Pajama Day Tuesday – Neon Day Wednesday – Jersey Day Thursday – Disney Character Day Friday – Cougar Crazy Day Show your support for the Cougars!

SCHOLAR ATHLETE Congratulations to Riley Jones! She will be featured on WLIO channel 35 news tonight as the first scholar athlete of the year

GOLF The Cougar golf team traveled to Bryan to play in a 12 team invitational and struggled to an 11th place finish with a score of 385. They will finish their regular season Tuesday with a triangular match with Elida and LCC.

HOMECOMING ACTIVITIES Wednesday, Sept. 24th Parade – 6:30 p.m. PowderPuff Game – 7:30 p.m. Admission - $1.00

THE FIFTH QUARTER October 17th and 31st After Cougar game – 11:30 p.m. Goedde Bldg for Grades 9 – 12 Free admission food, drinks, games, prizes, music Sponsored by: The First United Methodist Church

SPIRIT WEEK COMPETITION With the theme being “PAJAMAS DAY” after Day 1 the score is … 1. Seniors 62/102 60.8% 2. Freshmen 69/154 44.8% 3. Juniors 42/ 97 43.3% 4. Sophomores 63/160 39.4%

SPIRIT WEEK COMPETITION Tuesday’s theme is “NEON DAY” Any students not dressing according to the Principal’s-approved theme must follow the normal dress policy or risk being in violation. SO GET INVOLVED! IN ORDER TO WIN THE SPIRIT AWARD THE CLASS MUST SCORE HIGH ON BOTH THE DRESS THEMES AND FLOAT

QUOTE FOR THE DAY “If opportunity knocks, build a door” - Milton Berle


VAN WERT HIGH SCHOOL DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2014

ACT October ACT Test Saturday, Oct. 25th at VWHS Students need to register by Sept. 19th at www.actstudent.org

ACADEMY INFORMATION Congressman Latta will be hosting an academy information night on Thursday, Sept. 25th at Findlay H.S. at 7:00 p.m. If you are interested in attending an academy, see Mr. Koontz as soon as possible to begin the nomination process

DISTINGUISHED YOUNG WOMEN (Formerly known as Ohio’s Junior Miss) is open to H.S. girls graduating in 2015. More information is available on their website www.distinguishedyw.org Deadline to apply is Oct. 3rd

VANTAGE COLLEGE NIGHT For Juniors and Seniors Wednesday, Sept. 24th 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

COLLEGE VISITS Next week Mon. 9/22 Lourdes Univ. 5th period Tues. 9/23 Indiana Tech. 6th period Wed. 9/24 B.G.S.U. 6th period Fri. 9/26 Ball State Univ. 2nd period Students should sign up in their English classrooms to attend

BIG BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS Applications are still be taken for this program. See Student Services

SENIORS Meeting with the Herff Jones Representative regarding Graduation Items Monday, Sept. 22nd PAWS Lecture Hall

FRESHMEN Herff Jones Ring Presentation Tuesday, Sept. 23rd PAWS Lecture Hall

FCA Meeting Monday evening 7:00 p.m. Home of Natalie Riethman, 1070 Madison Blvd We will be going on a scavenger hunt! Come join the fun.

HOMECOMING DANCE Saturday, Sept. 27th 8:00 p.m. Commons Guest forms are available in the office Deadline: Wed. Sept. 24th

SENIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Monday, Sept. 22nd 7:00 – 8:15 p.m. St. Mary’s Church

JUNIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Monday, Sept. 22nd 6:00 – 7:15 p.m. Smiley Park

SPIRIT WEEK THEMES Monday – Pajama Day Tuesday – Neon Day Wednesday – Jersey Day Thursday – Disney Character Day Friday – Cougar Crazy Day

Show your support for the Cougars!

HOMECOMING activities Wednesday, Sept. 24th Parade – 6:30 p.m. PowderPUff Game – 7:30 p.m. Admission - $1.00

GOLF The Cougar golf team hosted the WBL tournament yesterday and ended up finishing 9th in the tourney and 8th overall. Jared Hernandez earned 1st team all league honors and Brandon Hernandez earned honorable mention all league.

THE FIFTH QUARTER October 17th and 31st After Cougar game – 11:30 p.m. Goedde Bldg for Grades 9 – 12 Free admission food, drinks, games, prizes, music Sponsored by: The First United Methodist Church

QUOTE FOR THE DAY “Leaders are like eagles. They don’t flock, you find them one at a time” - Unknown


VAN WERT HIGH SCHOOL DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

ACT October ACT Test Saturday, Oct. 25th at VWHS Students need to register by Sept. 19th at www.actstudent.org

ACADEMY INFORMATION Congressman Latta will be hosting an academy information night on Thursday, Sept. 25th at Findlay H.S. at 7:00 p.m. If you are interested in attending an academy, see Mr. Koontz as soon as possible to begin the nomination process

DISTINGUISHED YOUNG WOMEN (Formerly known as Ohio’s Junior Miss) is open to H.S. girls graduating in 2015. More information is available on their website www.distinguishedyw.org Deadline to apply is Oct. 3rd

VANTAGE COLLEGE NIGHT For Juniors and Seniors Wednesday, Sept. 24th 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

COLLEGE VISITS Next week Mon. 9/22 Lourdes Univ. 5th period Tues. 9/23 Indiana Tech. 6th period Wed. 9/24 B.G.S.U. 6th period Fri. 9/26 Ball State Univ. 2nd period Students should sign up in their English classrooms to attend

BIG BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS Applications are still be taken for this program. See Student Services

SENIORS Meeting with the Herff Jones Representative regarding Graduation Items Monday, Sept. 22nd PAWS Lecture Hall

FRESHMEN Herff Jones Ring Presentation Tuesday, Sept. 23rd PAWS Lecture Hall

GERMAN CLUB Oktoberfest! Today den 18.September in the courtyard!

FRENCH CLUB reunion Today room #214 PAWS Pay your $3 dues at or before the meeting

SPANISH CLUB Meeting Thursday PAWS Commons Dues $3.00 turn in by Friday, Sept. 19th

FCA Meeting Friday morning 7:00 a.m. Choir Room Join us for food and a great way to start your weekend

FCA Meeting Monday evening 7:00 p.m. Home of Natalie Riethman, 1070 Madison Blvd We will be going on a scavenger hunt! Come join the fun.

HOMECOMING DANCE Saturday, Sept. 27th 8:00 p.m. Commons Guest forms are available in the office Deadline: Wed. Sept. 24th

SENIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Monday, Sept. 22nd 7:00 – 8:15 p.m. St. Mary’s Church

JUNIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Monday, Sept. 22nd 6:00 – 7:15 p.m. Smiley Park

THE FIFTH QUARTER October 17th and 31st After Cougar game – 11:30 p.m. Goedde Bldg for Grades 9 – 12 Free admission food, drinks, games, prizes, music Sponsored by: The First United Methodist Church

QUOTE FOR THE DAY “The best way to cheer yourself up is to cheer everybody else up ” - Mark Twain


VAN WERT HIGH SCHOOL DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014

ACT October ACT Test Saturday, Oct. 25th at VWHS Students need to register by Sept. 19th at www.actstudent.org

BETA CLUB Current Junior and Senior Beta Club members Meeting Today PAWS

ACADEMY INFORMATION Congressman Latta will be hosting an academy information night on Thursday, Sept. 25th at Findlay H.S. at 7:00 p.m. If you are interested in attending an academy, see Mr. Koontz as soon as possible to begin the nomination process

DISTINGUISHED YOUNG WORMEN (Formerly known as Ohio’s Junior Miss) is open to H.S. girls graduating in 2015. More information is available on their website www.distinguishedyw.org Deadline to apply is Oct. 3rd

VANTAGE COLLEGE NIGHT For Juniors and Seniors Wednesday, Sept. 24th 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

COLLEGE VISITS Next week Mon. 9/22 Lourdes Univ. 5th period Tues. 9/23 Indiana Tech. 6th period Wed. 9/24 B.G.S.U. 6th period Fri. 9/26 Ball State Univ. 2nd period

Students should sign up in their English classrooms to attend

BIG BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS Applications are still be taken for this program. See Student Services

SENIORS Meeting with the Herff Jones Representative regarding Graduation Items Monday, Sept. 22nd PAWS Lecture Hall

FRESHMEN Herff Jones Ring Presentation Tuesday, Sept. 23rd PAWS Lecture Hall

GERMAN CLUB Oktoberfest! Thursday den 18.September in the courtyard! Sign up in room 213! Danke!

GERMAN CLUB Dues r due! drei Dollar room 213

FRENCH CLUB reunion Thursday, Sept. 18th room #214 PAWS Pay your $3 dues at or before the meeting

SPANISH CLUB Meeting Thursday PAWS Commons

Dues $3.00 turn in by Friday, Sept. 19th

FIRST COUGAR CAFE Thursday, Sept. 18th Coffee & Hot Chocolate $1.00 Homemade Cinnamon Rolls $.75 each or 2/$1.00

HOMECOMING DANCE Saturday, Sept. 27th 8:00 p.m. Commons Guest forms are available in the office Deadline: Wed. Sept. 24th

SENIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Monday, Sept. 22nd 7:00 – 8:15 p.m. St. Mary’s Church

JUNIOR POWDERPUFF Practices Wednesday, Sept. 17th Monday, Sept. 22nd 6:00 – 7:15 p.m. Smiley Park

THE FIFTH QUARTER October 17th and 31st After Cougar game – 11:30 p.m. Goedde Bldg for Grades 9 – 12 Free admission food, drinks, games, prizes, music Sponsored by: The First United Methodist Church

QUOTE FOR THE DAY “Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward” - Victor Kiam


VAN WERT HIGH SCHOOL DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2014

ACT October ACT Test Saturday, Oct. 25th at VWHS Students need to register by Sept. 19th at www.actstudent.org

BETA CLUB Current Junior and Senior Beta Club members Meeting Wednesday PAWS

BETA CLUB Sophomores interested in joining Beta Club can pick up applications in student services. Pillars for Beta are academic achievement with a minimum of 3.2 gpa, strong character, leadership and service hours. There is a one time fee of $15. Deadline to apply is Sept. 16th at 3:00 p.m.

ACADEMY INFORMATION Congressman Latta will be hosting an academy information night on Thursday, Sept. 25th at Findlay H.S. at 7:00 p.m. If you are interested in attending an academy, see Mr. Koontz as soon as possible to begin the nomination process

DISTINGUISHED YOUNG WOMEN (Formerly known as Ohio’s Junior Miss) is open to H.S. girls graduating in 2015. More information is available on their website www.distinguishedyw.org Deadline to apply is Oct. 3rd

VANTAGE COLLEGE NIGHT For Juniors and Seniors Wednesday, Sept. 24th 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

COLLEGE VISITS Next week Mon. 9/22 Lourdes Univ. 5th period Tues. 9/23 Indiana Tech. 6th period Wed. 9/24 B.G.S.U. 6th period Fri. 9/26 Ball State Univ. 2nd period Students should sign up in their English classrooms to attend

BIG BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS Applications are still be taken for this program. See Student Services

GERMAN CLUB Oktoberfest! Thursday den 18.September in the courtyard! Sign up in room 213! Danke!

GERMAN CLUB Dues r due! drei Dollar room 213

FRENCH CLUB reunion Thursday, Sept. 18th room #214 PAWS Pay your $3 dues at or before the meeting

SPANISH CLUB Meeting Thursday PAWS Commons Dues $3.00 turn in by Friday, Sept. 19th

FIRST COUGAR CAFE Thursday, Sept. 18th Coffee & Hot Chocolate $1.00 Homemade Cinnamon Rolls $.75 each or 2/$1.00

HOMECOMING DANCE Saturday, Sept. 27th 8:00 p.m. Commons Guest forms are available in the office Deadline: Wed. Sept. 24th

SENIOR POWDERPUFF All t-shirt order forms and money should be turned in to Riley Jones by Wednesday, Sept. 17th SENIOR POWDERPUFF Practice Monday, Sept. 22nd 7:00 – 8:15 p.m. St. Mary’s Church

JUNIOR POWDERPUFF Practices Wednesday, Sept. 17th Monday, Sept. 22nd 6:00 – 7:15 p.m. Smiley Park

GOLF The Cougars traveled to Wapak on Monday and came up short 169-177 They finish the WBL regular season at 2-7 and will head into Thursday league tournament in 8th place.

THE FIFTH QUARTER October 17th and 31st After Cougar game – 11:30 p.m. Goedde Bldg for Grades 9 – 12 Free admission food, drinks, games, prizes, music Sponsored by: The First United Methodist Church

QUOTE FOR THE DAY “All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better” -Ralph Waldo Emerson


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