William B. Travis High School9/9/2011 September 9, 2011
Hi Travis Tigers, There is a Prom Committee Meeting on Monday,September 19 th in C-108 after school. Thank you!
Looking to improve your technological, leadership, career, and overall business skills? Business Professionals of America will be hosting it’s first member meeting Thursday, September 15thafter school in room K204. Be there!
Travis Tennis defeated Dulles 10 to 9. This is the first time Travis has beaten Dulles in tennis since Travis has been opened. Great job to all the tennis players! I am very proud of you! --Coach Martinez
• The PSAT will be held on the morning of Wednesday, October 12, 2011. All students will be on a testing schedule so they will not have to worry about make-up work in classes that morning. All 10th graders will take the test for free and will be automatically registered for the test. Any 9th, 11th or 12th grader may take the PSAT for a fee of $20.
• 11th graders are highly encouraged to register so that they have the opportunity to become eligible for a National Merit Scholarship next year. Registration will be during all three lunches the week of Sept. 12- Sept. 16. 11th graders on Free and Reduced Lunch can take the test for $13. Please bring cash or make checks payable to the Travis High School Activity Fund. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your counselor.
Suicide Prevention WeekSeptember 4th through 10thNational Suicide Prevention Hotline number 1-800-273-TALK (8255).The call is free and the line is answered 24/7 for anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The message is this: you can call for yourself or anyone you know. Save a number and save a life. It is that simple.
Blood drive Sept. 12Sign up at all lunches starting Sept. 6
MSA• Travis MSA will be having its first meeting SEPTEMBER 9th after school in L210! please come and bring a friend! Hope to see you there :)• MSA officers
Chemistry Club Intro MeetingWhen: Monday September 12 at 2:45 Where: J217Come all interested in the fun side of Chemistry!
MOCK PSAT and SATWhen: September 24 8:00Where: Travis High SchoolSign up: Mrs. Wernau’s website orhttp://www.testmasters.com/travis.html
Senior Panoramic Picture THS Bus Ramp Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Balfour Ring Orders•Junior Ring Presentation:•THS Commons•Friday, Sept. 16•Ring Orders: Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 21 and 22 (lunch)
• First FFA meeting is Tuesday, September 13 6pm in room D104/106.• You must be in at least one Ag Science class to be in the FFA.• Bring your parents for the Booster Club meeting. The first meeting will be an all American feast with ball park food like hot dogs and nachos!
Beginning Tuesday, September 6, 2011 you will no longer be allowed to park without the purchase of a 2011-2012 Travis High School parking permit and the permit needs to be affixed to the inside of the windshield.
THE TRAVIS BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM IS IN NEED OF MALE TEAM MANAGERS FOR THE UPCOMING 2011-2012 SEASON. ANY INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD CONTACT COACH BROWNSON IN ROOM P205.
Senior Assembly Invitation Grad PresentationWednesday, Jan. 18 (morning) Orders: Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 23 and 24 (lunch)
For more information on these announcements and other news, pleasevisit travistigernews.com,which is updated several times a day.