Daily Announcements for 1/29/18
Daily Announcements for 1/29/18
Taylon Steele
Monday, January 29, 2018


  • CHEER: Varsity and Junior Varsity Cheer tryouts will be March 10th. If you want to try out or are considering it, you must sign up by this Friday! Sign-ups are located on the cheer room doors. 
  • JUNIOR CLASS: Junior class rings will be delivered on Tuesday, February 6th in the library from 11:30-1:30. Please come by during your lunch shift to pick up your ring. 
  • FBLA: Mrs. Martindale needs the following students to turn in their FBLA PERMISSION slips  Danielle Hines, Grace Morgan, Addison Martin,  The following students need to sign the agreement form Grace Morgan.  On Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6 am the bus will leave for the FBLA Spring District Competition in Pine Bluff from the south parking lot.  You must wear professional attire and bring snack and lunch money.
  • SOCCER: Practice will be at the fields today. 
  • PROM: 
    • Seniors of EHS 2018, if your date for the prom is not an EHS Senior , you must get it approved. Forms are located in Mrs. Thigpen's Office.  Deadline to turn in forms is March 29.
    • Come by Mrs. Thigpen's office to receive a copy of prom attire guidelines.  IF you have any questions, please come by and see Mrs. Newton.  If dresses do not meet guidelines, you will not be admitted into prom...this includes ANY date brought outside of EHS. You will not be refunded on your ticket.
    • Seniors, please take the yellow scholarship information packet that you got from your senior English teachers home to your parents.  
    • Also, Ms. McClellan is offering ACT test prep tutoring on Tuesdays & Thursdays in room 1415 after school.  
    • The Governor's Distinguished Scholars deadline is February 1.  Any senior with a 32 or higher ACT score should apply.  
    • University of Louisiana at Monroe will be here today during All 3 lunch shifts. Their priority scholarship deadline is closing soon, any seniors interested should complete the application . Stop by today and see what they have to offer.  
  • VARSITY FOOTBALL: Varsity Football try-outs will be Tuesday, the 30th after school.  You must have a 2.0 GPA to try-out.  Bring your own shoes and workout clothes.  Try-outs will be from 3:30-4:30
  • EAST: EAST has partnered with UCAPS to collect shoes for their Shoes for Shelter project, which benefits others and helps raise funds for UCAPS. Students are asked to donate gently used shoes. Our goal is 100 pairs of shoes. All sizes and kinds are welcome. Donation boxes can be found in front of the main office and library. The deadline to donate is Friday, February 2nd. 
  • INDEPENDENT READING: Are you reading your A.R. book? If you have finished, have you tested with your English teacher? The classroom testing deadline is February 8th for Freshman and Junior classes and February 9th for Sophomore and Senior classes.  Wildcats succeed because they read! 
  • FCCLA: FCCLA will be selling candy apple grams for Valentine's Day! Presales will start Monday! Hard candy apples are $2 and caramel apples are $3. Send your sweetie, friends, or yourself a yummy candy apple for Valentine's Day. The recipient will receive a gift tag and an apple. You can place your orders with any FACS teacher, FCCLA member, or during your lunch shift. We will take orders until February 7th and apples will be delivered on Valentine's Day. Stay sweet =)
  • MISS-ter EHS: Tickets for Miss-ter EHS will go on sale Monday 1/29 during all three lunch shifts.
  • GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Congrats to JV for winning against Texarkana. Also Congrats to LCB for beating Texarkana 55-37. Tasia Richardson led the way with 19 points and 5 assists. Kie'arra Boone has 11 points and 6 rebounds. Grace Murry had 10 points and 3 assists and Diamond Hawthorne had 7 points and 9 rebounds.
  • SOPHOMORES: Sophomore pink shirts on sale in Ms. Lowe's room for $10. Get them now!  Limited supply!!!
  • WILDCAT CAFE: The Wildcat Cafe will be closed Tuesday both morning and afternoon.
  • DECA: DECA State Conference Fees are due this Friday Feb 2nd. See Mrs. Phillips or Mrs. Kathy Owen if you have any questions.