Stuff You Need to Know
This week is alcohol awareness week.
When teens drink, alcohol affects their brains in the short-term– but repeated drinking can also impact it down the road, especially as their brains grow and develop.
Did you know?
- A person that drinks alcohol may be more likely to engage in risky behavior, including drinking and driving, sexual activity, and aggressive or violent behavior.
- A person that drinks alcohol is less likely to recognize potential danger.
Please visit sadd.org for more information!
On Wednesday, May 2, 2018, Congressman Dan Lipinski will be hosting a town hall meeting for students. The town hall will take place at 3:15 p.m. in the school's Little Theater and will be moderated by seniors Adem Osmani and Alexandria McGlynn. No sign-up is needed, just come to the Little Theater after school to hear what your representative has to say about issues that matter to you!
Stress Relief during Spartan Plus is back! Today, you can sign up for Funny Animal Videos with Mr. Denton and Ms. Atkus, or the Coloring Room with Ms. Mellone, or Relaxing Music/Nap Time with Ms. Black. And yoga is offered every day with Mrs. Rafferty. Sign up while there are still seats!
May 9th is Sports Awards Night so please share with friends and family. Ceremony begins at 7 p.m. followed by individual program breakouts around 8 p.m. Please report to Spartan gym with your family no later than 6:45 p.m. Scholarship recipients and athlete and coach of the year will be recognized in addition to spring MVP and Sportsmanship recipients. See you on the 9th at 6:45 Spartans.
SALT. To all freshman, sophomore, and junior athletes interested in joining our SALT team next year, applications are now available on the athletic page from our district website. Please print and complete the application and provide to our office with the required essay. Any questions do not hesitate to contact our office in room 227. Go Spartans!
Swim Lessons. We will once again be hosting Summer Swim Lessons are in need of instructors to help teach children in our community the basics of swimming and water safety. Anyone interested in earning community service hours, and helping to grow the sport of swimming, please attend a meeting in Room 365 directly after school on May 1st. If you cannot attend please reach out to Coach Reiff or Coach Maciaga.