Tri-County Junior-Senior High School Daily Announcements
All the latest News and Information
Friday, August 18, 2017, Blue Day
Team store merchandise has arrived today. Please go to Coach Zachery’s room to pick up your gear by the end of the day today.
If you filled out a parking permit, please go to the office to pick up your pass . Students will need to be in the correct parking spots starting Monday, August 21st. If you do not have a pass, you will need to get one by Monday if you plan to drive to school.
Sports Results: GO CAVS!!
Students, there is now an anonymous way of reporting bullying and instances of mistreatment and bad behavior. Located in the area across from career center, just next to cafeteria is a STOP
BULLYING BOX. Forms are available at the box and can be dropped off in the box. The forms will be collected regularly by Mr. McCracken.
Seniors bring your grandparents, or someone special that has helped you, your heros, to breakfast on today, August 25th @ 8:30 AM.
Senior Pictures will be Friday, August 25th @ 9 AM. Christina’s Photography will be here to take professional headshots. Be in dress attire and look sharp.
Our next Professional Development (PD) Day of the new school year will be Aug. 30th, school will start at promptly 9:00 a.m. Anyone who drives or is dropped off needs to be here by 9:00! Buses will run on normal schedule and anyone who rides on the bus can do homework, play in the gym, eat breakfast, visit with friends in the cafeteria and read in the library, until the bell rings at 9:00.
Come dressed for success! Smile and Shine! Picture day is Thursday,August 31st!
Benton County Foundation
Applications are now available online at www.benton.org and due September 12th @ 11:00 p.m. for the: Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship
Elizabeth Davies-Ellis Scholarship
*The Benton Community Foundation Community Scholarship Application will be available December 1, 2017
White County Foundation
Lilly Endowment Scholarship is available. www.whitecf.org, Mrs. Harrington has copies in the office. You can also check your email. Deadline: September 7, 2017
Jasper County Foundation
The Lilly Endowment Scholarship is available on line at https://www.jasperfdn.org/scholarship/lilly-endowment-community-scholarship/. Deadline is September 15th
Nomination to the US Service Academies
Any senior planning or interested in enrolling in West Point, the Naval or the Air Force Academy please see Mrs. Harrington in the office for the nomination application. These are due in the office by September 5th.
School & Club Activities
Calling all Actors and Actresses (Also Stage Crew)
Attention all future Broadway Stars: The play sign-up sheet is in the library. The name of the play will be announced at try-outs. If you plan on being in the fall play the try-outs will be on Sept 7th after school in the auditorium until 4:30. If you have any questions contact Mrs. Young in the Library.
→High Priority For FFA←
State Fair Workday with FFA
Meet at the ag door at the high school at 7 am on Saturday. Plan to be home by 4 pm. YOU MUST HAVE A SIGNED WAIVER TO PARTICIPATE. Please get one from Ms. Verhaeghe or Mr. Scherer.
FFA Dues are $10 and FFA T-Shirts are $10.
Getz's Pond FFA and Parent Connections Meeting will be Sunday August 27th at 5 pm.
New members that come to the Friday HS FFA meeting will get a surprise courtesy of the HS FFA Officers.
Do you find yourself writing songs, poems, or short stories? Is photography a hobby? If so, join Vestige--Tri-County's Literary Website. It will be filled with student work from those on the staff and other student-submitted work. There are also a couple positions open for students interested in website design. The only requirement is that you must be in high school. See Miss Geheb in room 224 with questions or to sign up!
Sports Activities and News
Fall Sports Pictures are Tuesday, August 22, starting at 3:30 PM
First Practice starts Tuesday, August 22 @ 4:15-5:50 PM. Physicals will need to be turned in and forms brought to first practice.
Attention High School Students!
Anyone interested in playing JV Football please see Coach Zachery ASAP (As Soon As Possible)! See Coach in room #625
This year we will order from the team shop from CD Embroidery. Our color of shirts and hoodie will be red. The website is: www.go2tshirtlady.com/tri_county volleyball . If you can, please place your order by Monday, August 7th. I hope we can get them by our first game on August 14th.
Tri-County's new athletic website features an online store for the purchase of Tri-County apparel. Go to tri-countyathletics.com, go to the toolbar and click on Store. Click on the dropdown box and you will be connected to the Tri-County online store to shop. View the latest TC Gear and logos. Infant, Youth, and Adult sizes are available as well as other TC logo items. Check it out, you won't be disappointed.
If you are needing a sport locker for a fall sport, please email Mrs. Waibel @ email@example.com. Let her know what sport you are playing and your name and she will email a locker number and the combination to you.
Monday 8-21: JH FFA
Wednesday 8-23: JH/SH NHS
Thursday 8-24: BPA
Friday 8-25: Junior High Team
Monday 8-28: SADD
Vestige Literary Magazine - call out
Thursday 8-31: BOB Team
Monday 9-4: No School - Labor Day
Tuesday 9-5: CTE Meeting
Thursday 9-7: AV Club
Friday 9-8: JH Team
Friday 8-18: FB (V) vs. Carroll - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 8-19: CC @ North White Invitational - 10:00 a.m. - Bus @ 7:30
VB (V) @ West Central - 10:30 a.m. - Bus @ 9:00
Summer Band Showcase Contest @ Tipton H.S. - 5:39 p.m. - Bus @ 1:45
Monday 8-21: VB (JV/V) @ South - 6:30 p.m. - Bus @ 5:15
FB (JV) @ Carroll - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 8-24: VB (JV/V) @ Twin Lakes - 6:00 p.m. - Bus @ 4:45
Friday 8-25: Senior Breakfast - 8:30-9:30 a.m.
FB (V) vs. South Newton - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday 8-26: VB (V) TC Invitational - 9:00 a.m.
CC @ McCutcheon Invitational - 9:00 a.m. - Bus @
Monday 8-28: VB (JV/V) vs. Attica - 6:00 p.m.
FB (JV) @ South Newton - 6:30 p.m. - Bus @
Tuesday 8-29: FB (JH) @ South Newton - 6:30 p.m. - Bus @
Thursday 8-31: VB (JV/V) vs. Caston - 6:00 p.m.
CC @ Rossville Invitational - 5:00 p.m. - Bus @
Monday 8-21: Pizza/Cheese or Pepperoni, Carrots/Celery & Dip, California Blend, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Tuesday 8-22: Chicken Patty - Regular or Spicy/WG Bun, Tomato Slices & Shredded Lettuce, Sweet Potato Fries, Slaw, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Wednesday 8-23: Boneless Wings & Roll or Pepperoni Calzone, Spinach Salad/Dressing, Corn, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Thursday 8-24: Tenderloin/WG Bun or Meatball Sub/WG Bun, Lettuce & Tomato Slices, Baked Beans, Fries, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Friday 8-25: Bosco Stick/Marinara Sauce or Chef’s Choice, Green Beans, Romaine Salad/Dressing, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Monday 8-28: Chicken or Beef, Chips, Queso Cheese, Salsa, Refried Beans, Slaw, Rice, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Tuesday 8-29: Chicken & Noodles w/Roll or Egg Roll & Sauce, Corn, Whipped Potatoes, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Wednesday 8-30: Pizza - Cheese or Pepperoni, Green Beans, Spinach Salad/Dressing, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Thursday 8-31: Pulled Pork/WG Bun or Chef’s Choice, Baked Beans, Fries, Orange Medley Juice, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Friday 9-1: French Bread Pizza or Fish/WG Bun, Carrots, Salad/Dressing, Variety of Fruit and Milk
Monday 9-4: No School - Labor Day
Here’s A Thought: :
There are better things ahead than any we leave behind.