Daily Announcements

Daily Announcements

Daily Announcements

Good Morning, IHS! Today is Thursday, December 12th, 2019. Please stand and join us in reciting the pledge of allegiance.
Happy Birthday today to Grace Malvic. 
In sports news, IHS had three victories Tuesday night. The Boys Varsity Basketball Team beat Wellington High School 67-53 and the Boys and Girls Varsity Swim Teams both beat Andrews Osborne Academy with scores of 98-41 and 104-47, respectively. Congratulations everyone!
The Senior class of 2020 is raising money for this year's after prom by selling Malley's Pretzelnormous 6oz bars. They are $3.00 each. You can buy them from Mrs. Kaufman here at IHS. She will be in the cafeteria during 5° lunch.

Attention yearbook staff: There will be a meeting on January 7th after school in the yearbook office. We will assign winter pages and talk about our extra pages and tagging of pictures. If you can't make the meeting please let Mrs. Panteck or Mrs. Lewis know.
DFCA Members: Each day this week is a new Chipotle gift card raffle! See Mrs. Panteck, with your ID, to enter! Every day starts a brand new raffle! You can win more than one time!
This year midterms will take place on January 21, 22, and 23! There are no midterm block exams before Christmas. Stay tuned for the exact periods of the January test dates!
Our very own IMS Art Teacher, Miss Alicia Hannah, will be selling her newly released book Remembering Angie this Thursday at the IHS band and choir concert. Signed copies will be available for $10.00 and $.50 of each copy sold will be donated to the Student Scholarship Fund. For more information about her book, Remembering Angie, and it's reviews go to Amazon.com!


Guess what? You don’t have to travel far to boost your ACT score! Students now can prep for the exam in just one day at Norton High School! Join the ACT Prep Workshop from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, at Norton High School. Learn test-taking strategies, review core subjects and build confidence to ace the college entrance exam. For more details or registration, visit the guidance office or www.ACTTestPrep.info.

Independence Wrestling is once again hosting the NorthCoast Classic Wrestling Tournament this Friday Dec 13 and Saturday Dec 14. Volunteers are need for both days to staff 14 mats. Four sessions of 3 hours blocks - Friday will be 3-6 PM & 6-9 PM. Saturday is 9 AM – 12 Noon and 12- 3 PM. Students earn volunteer hours for their time and sports teams and clubs signing up multiple people will receive additional benefit. No experience is necessary, and you can sign up for all or just 1 session. There are also opportunities in concession or t-shirt sales. It’s action packed -time flies! Please consider signing up. Visit the Community Service web page and click on the links to sign up.
Have a great day learning today here at IHS.

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