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Friday, October 20, 2017
The word of the week: relegate – assign to a lower position
- Attention Juniors & Seniors – The following colleges will be here next week: Benedictine University, McKendree University, Cornell College, Carthage College, University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Iowa. Be sure to check Naviance for exact dates and times and reserve your spot.
- -The Poetry and Literary Magazine club meeting scheduled for today has been cancelled
- Monday, October 23rd:
- Attention BENGALS!!! You have been challenged to perform a Random Act of Kindness within our school and community. Ideas include: be a friend to someone at lunch, help a custodian, donate a book to a good cause, pick up trash in the hallway, help a friend study for a test, or introduce a new student to one of our clubs!!
Starting this Thursday, you can write down your act of kindness to contribute to our Kindness Display. Peer Mentors will be passing out slips of paper to document your kindness during lunches. #bekind t-shirts will be available for purchase in the cafeteria for $10. Let’s unite by wearing orange on October 25th to stand up to bullying!
- "Plainfield East’s African Student Association is back for it’s second year! Meet us in room 428 on Tuesday October 24th from 2:15-3:30 to discuss our objectives for the year and get an African perspective on a certain spooky American holiday."
- Attention Scholastic Bowl team, please remember that our next meeting will be held Tuesday 10/24 after school in room 418 until 3:00. See you then!
- “Are you interested in global and national politics? Would you be interested in discussing and learning about global issues? If so, come to the first meeting of the political club today in room 101. The meeting will start at 220. All people and viewpoints are welcome!”
- Attention Book Club: We will have our first meeting on Wednesday 10/25 from 2:20-3:00 Come ready to discuss our events for the year!
- Attention Students: Do you picture yourself behind a video camera? On camera? Do you want to be a part of something new and exciting and PEHS? If you have an interest in being a part of the Bengal Broadcasting Network, let Mrs. Marcum know! There will be a sign up sheet outside her office door in the Media Center.
- "Table top club this week is canceled. We will meet again next Thursday, Oct. 26th. Please see Mr. Dolson with any questions"
- ASL Halloween party is Monday after school at 2:20. Come watch “DEAFULA” with us! It’s a scary movie all in ASL! We will have popcorn, feel free to bring peanut free candy to share!
- Congratulations to the PEHS chess team that defeated Joliet Central 11 to 1. A special recognition goes out to Ryan Stone, Theo Nelson, Ethan Haque, and Marco Metry who led the team.
Today’s News in Sports:
Interested in trying out for the winter season of Poms? Clinic will be held Tuesday, October 24th from 230-530 in the dance room and tryouts will be Wednesday, October 25th. You must be registered on 8to18 and have a current physical on file. Please see Mrs. Swintek or Mrs. Rotondi if you have any questions.
Winter sports registration has started. If you are interested in trying out for a winter sport, you need to complete the online registration on 8 to 18. We also need to have a copy of your current sports physical in the athletic office. If these items are not complete, you will not be allowed to try out or practice for a winter sport.
Monday – 10/23 – Boys Bowling
Monday – 10/30 – Girls Basketball
Monday – 11/6 – Boys Basketball and Wrestling
Monday – 11/13 – Girls Bowling
Monday – 11/20 – Boys Swimming
REMEMBER, IT’S BEST TO BE A BENGAL AND HAVE A GREAT BENGAL DAY!