Monday, October 14, 2019

Prefects: Welcome. Perfect Pairs is coming up on November 9 and tickets are now on sale. It is a Sadies dance, but you do not have to go with a date. The tickets are $15 online and $20 at the door. There is a community service opportunity at the Arboretum this Saturday from 1-5, talk to Jade Tim if you are interested.

Dr. Isbell: First quarter grades will be pulled by tomorrow at noon. If you are missing any assignments you must get them in today. This Friday is the deadline for senior ads for the yearbook. This Wednesday is the PSAT for grades 9-11, you must arrive no later than 7:45am. It’s Declamation time! We are doing what we did last year – you may choose from Theology, History, or Literature. Submissions will be open from Monday, October 28 through Friday, November 8. You must time yourself and make all edits prior to submission. You will be responsible for the text as you submitted it.

Prof. Bridgeman: Open House is this Thursday at 7pm, you are all required to be there in uniform. Please invite any friends and neighbors who may be interested in Cambridge. If you bring a guest you will receive house points, but you must come tell Mr. Little or myself.

Athletic Interns: On Tuesday, Cambridge will host the middle school District Championship at Parish. This will be the final middle school meet of the season. Please wish Debbie Jackson and Ryan Stark good luck! All runners and ten senior volunteers need to be sure to have a prearranged absence from filled out for their afternoon classes. Prearranged absence forms should now be turned into Coach Ashley. They can be placed in her box in the faculty workroom. The Volleyball teams will play home vs. Bethesda on Tuesday at JV 5pm and Varsity at 6pm. On Friday, both teams will travel to Ovilla. Next Monday, October 21st our varsity cross country team will be in Waco for the TAPPS State Championship. Please encourage our runners! On Tuesday, October 22nd is senior night for all fall athletes (soccer, cross country and volleyball players). You must RSVP by next Monday by email to Coach Ashley Kelly. If you did not receive the email yesterday please reach out to either Coach Kelly. High school basketball players, please be on the lookout for practice info. The boys teams should have received practice info from Coach Kelly last night. Please remember today, marks the first day of the season (unless you are playing a fall sport) and the 3-2-1 absence rule is in place. As a reminder, each players get three excused absences (must be accompanied by a doctors note or approved by a coach), two unexcused absences and one personal day.

Honor Council: The challenge this week is tardies. Victory points: Charlemagne (least points lost) & Justinian (most points gained). Justinian also received a victory point from the gauntlet challenge. Overall point standings: Constantine 3, Justinian 5, Alfred 6, Charlemagne 10.

Prof. Crain: We are now in the 2nd quarter which means we will be starting up clubs. All clubs were announced: Pro Life, Praise Team, Strategy Games, Middle School Sports, Role Playing Games, ESL, Speech & Debate, World Affairs, Newspaper. You will have 4 club periods to visit clubs and then you will commit to a club for the rest of the year. Flex forecast: Assembly, Clubs, Chapel, House Meetings, Clubs. This Saturday is the middle school social, buy tickets by Wednesday.

Dr. Wolfe: Closing.