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Wednesday, October 21

posted Oct 22, 2015, 5:09 AM by Barb Laing

Attention Japanese Club Members:  There is a club meeting today in sensei’s room during seminar.  (10/21)  

Ski/Snowboard Club: If there is anyone interested in being a part of the Ski/Snowboard Club there is a meeting in the presentation room today after announcements. We will be discussing the dates of the first two trips we will be taking. If you have any questions contact Adam Kahler on gapps. (10/21)

Musical Pit Players, Stage Crew, and Cast: please get your t-shirt money to either Ellie Willemin or Mrs. Eldred as soon as possible. Shirts are $12.00 (10/21)

Do you want to join a club that makes our school a better place? The Renaissance Club  will be having a first meeting on Friday, October 30th in the library during Seminar.  Come check it out.  

Calligraphy Guild: There will be a meeting in Mr Kloenhamer’s room today during seminar.

DeWitt Creativity Group will hold a meeting on Friday, October 23, 2015 in Mr. Croley’s room during Seminar. The focus of the meeting will be on the fashion industry. Fashion Designer Jonathan Arias will present information about his apparel start up company and discuss with students how they can start their own fashion lines. Please read (10/21-10/23).

KEY CLUB  - Our next meeting is Friday, October 23rd, during Seminar, in the presentation room.  We will also have an after school social event this Friday!  Members plan to stay after school for snacks, games, and just a chance to talk!  More details to come.

Seniors- Orders for Cap & Gowns and Graduation materials are due to Jostens on Thursday, October 22 during both lunches.  

Class Rings-can still be ordered from Jostens at school during the lunch hours on Thursday, October 22.

Are you interested in joining the National Honors Society, are you a Junior or Senior? If you are interested please pick up an application from Allison Gyurich in Mr. Croley’s room during seminar today. Members must have a GPA of 3.5 and any new member applications need to be filled out by next Friday, October 30th. Returning members do not need to fill out an app

Student Services:

College Visits today: Hope College and the University of Alabama will be visiting today. Sign up in Student Services if you wish to attend.  

Sign up for the practice SAT is now available online through DeWitt Community Education.  The full practice SAT will be held on Saturday, December 5 from approximately 7:45 am - 1:00 pm.  Cost is $35.00.  There is limited space for this practice test.

Any Sophomore interested in the HOBY Leadership Essay contest, please stop in Student Services to pick up an application.  For more information on the HOBY Leadership contest, see your Seminar teacher or stop into Student Services.

Dual Enrollment registration will begin tomorrow Thursday during seminar. Please report to the Library Lab or Library if you have your own laptop. See Mrs. Patterson if you have any questions.

NCAA Eligibility Meeting: All juniors who have registered with the NCAA Clearinghouse please come down to the presentation room on Wednesday, November 11th during Seminar.  Brief meeting to go over eligibility requirements.

Athletics / Recognitions

All girls interested in trying out for girls basketball in November: Be sure to have your athletic physical completed and turned in to the athletic office before tryouts begin on Monday - November 9th.  Varsity tryouts will run from 3:00-5:30 that week in the high school gym, while JV and 9th grade tryouts will take place at Herbison Woods from 3:30-5:30 each day.  Contact Coach McCullen in Room 233 if you have any questions. (10/30)

Anyone interested in trying out for Varsity Boys Basketball should attend an informational meeting today in Mr. Marlans room during Seminar.  

There is a Freshmen Boys Basketball meeting today in library during seminar.

Attention to anyone trying out for boys jv basketball, there will be an informational meeting this Friday in Mr. Reha’s room during Seminar. (10/23)

Girls interested in playing tennis this spring-if you are interested in pre season training at Court One please see Elise Ostrander or pick up a flyer in the main office.

Congrats! To the DeWitt Girls Cross Country team for winning their third league jamboree and winning the CAAC REd Division Championship last night here at DeWitt!

The Panthers were led by Katie Vitou who was 1st Team all league and ran a personal best (18:59:8).  Katie also set a new DeWitt course record with that time replacing Emily Murdoch’s record of (19:07).  Hannah Adler was third overall and all league 1st team.  Ashley Ships was fourth overall and 1st team all league.  Natalie Yabs was 10th overall and 2nd team all league.  Stephanie Robinson was 17th and 2nd team all league.  Ashley Brzozowski was 16th and was league honorable mention.  Kara Johnson was 14th and 2nd team all league.  Great Job Ladies!  (10/21)