Daily Announcements - September 23rd, 2020

September 23

Happening today:
 Advisement (5th Period)
 FBLA meeting room 500 3:30pm

Tickets for this Friday's game will be sold online starting today at noon. Check out this link to order tickets!

Today, students will be voting for the 2020 Homecoming Court. Voting forms will close at 4:30 this afternoon! You will receive further information from your teachers. Virtual and dual enrollment students can vote by clicking here

Homecoming Door Decorations are happenig now and will end on 10/2. Each day, students will be working on door decorations after school 3:30-6:00. Students who would like to participate in door decorations will need to get with their class representatives. Here are the halls that we will be decorating:

 Seniors-100 Hall (sponsor--Annie Butler--room 806)
 Juniors-500 Hall (sponsor-Jodi Ogden--room 503)
 Sophomores-800 Hall (sponsor-Jordan Lee--room 905)
 Freshmen-600 Hall (sponsor-Elizabeth Tyson--room 101)

Homecoming shirts are now available for purchase. Order your shirt here: https://villaricahomecoming.itemorder.com/sale. E-mail Ms. Tyson with any questions. 

Clubs and Fine Arts:
FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) is holding a meeting this afternoon for anyone who is interested in joining. It will be directly after school at 3:30 in room 500. We can’t wait to see everyone there!

Yearbooks are currently for sale at $70. You can pay with cash, card, or check. If you pay by check, make it out to Villa Rica High School. See Mrs. Mount in room 102 if you wish to purchase your yearbook by cash or check. To order online, go to www.yearbookordercenter.com Remember, the price goes up throughout the year, so buy yours today!

Fall Pictures for underclassmen will be Friday, October 2 during Lit classes. Virtual and dual enrollment students will follow the schedule below:

 Last name A-E: 9:20 
 Last name F-J: 9:30
 Last name K-O: 9:40 
 Last name P-S: 9:50 
 Last name T-Z: 10:00

Virtual and dual enrollment students: Please report to the new gym lobby at your assigned time. Pictures will be quick so please do not have anyone drop you off (your ride will need to wait on you). You will be directed where to go once you enter the gym lobby. 

Seniors need to pick up their portrait proofs in the front office asap.  Pickup Mon-Fri, 8:00-3:00. 

Senior Make-up/Retake day Friday, October 2. Seniors should have already signed up for an appointment on Google Classroom. The deadline for that has passed; however, any Seniors that did not have their picture made during the summer will have an appointment (without signing up). If you want retakes, you will be required to pay a $30 sitting fee and need to email Mrs. Moses asap for approval. 

Balfour will be at all lunches this Wednesday and Thursday to accept senior dues payments, which are currently $130.  You can pay by cash (exact change please), check or credit card (with a $4.95 service fee).  Senior dues cover your cap and gown, diploma and cover, honor cords, graduation programs, and graduation. You must pay these dues in order to walk at graduation. You can also pay online at www.gabalfour.com. Please make plans to pay your dues by December 31 to not incur late fees.

Guidance Office:
AP Students - It's now time to order and pay for your AP exams online.  Please check out the APTS website for ordering information or ask your AP teachers or Ms. McFadden.  Your deadline to order is Nov. 3rd.

Quote of the Day:
“It’s okay to be a glowstick; sometimes we have to break before we shine.”

Planning for success