10/28/11 William B. Travis High School October 28, 2011
Spanish Club Meeting Wednesday, Nov. 2 nd Rm. E-126 Sr. Krenek’s Place We will have lots of good food, a look at Spain, The Day of the Dead and a Bullfight (sort of) Don’t forget your dues.
THS Whovians Meetings Wednesdays 2:30-3:30 P226 Mr. Wallman Come see the Awesome that is… Doctor Who!
Next meeting of African Students Association is Nov 8 th . Dues of $25 which includes your t-shirt are due Nov 8 th . You can begin paying at any time. If you’d like a hoodie instead of a tee shirt, dues are $30. For more information see Ms. Hutton in E100.
IDs Are Here!! If you took your picture October 4 th , the ID cards have arrived. Please come by the THS Library to pick up yours.
<ul><li>Prom committee meeting </li></ul><ul><li>November 1 st </li></ul><ul><li>2:45 in C-108” </li></ul>
Where are my homecoming pictures? Please stop by Ms. Pfalzgraf’s room (E129) to pick them up this week!
The THS PALS will now start taking orders for the T-Shirt, starting on Monday October 24, 2011 until Tuesday November 1 st ,2011. The PALS will have a table at all three lunches taking orders, but pay must be made to Room L208. Preferably before or afterschool, or in between periods.
For those who want to pay in check, must make it out to THS Activity Funds. The money earned will be donated to If you have any questions , you may ask any PALS Member or Mrs. Frnka in Room L208
Seniors, The Houston Community College SW Young Leaders Conference will be this Saturday, October 22 at the Stafford Learning Hub, 10041 Cash Road. It will begin at 9:00 am and will finish after lunch at 1:00 pm. There will be food, fun, and the opportunity to compete for a $500 scholarship!! You will learn how to choose a college, career options, financial aid and how to succeed in college. There will be door prize drawings for Ipods, backpacks, and other goodies.
The conference is free and you are welcome to bring your parents. Please RSVP today to guarantee your seat; call Ilene Lemke at 713-718-7767 or email [email_address] . Please contact Ms. Lemke with any questions.
Top Tiger Tutorials (by invitation only) are Wednesdays from 2:45-3:45. Go to your team leader’s room right after school or to the library if you don’t know who your team leader is.
Travis High School Pro Grad Car Wash Saturday, October 29th <ul><li>Pecan Grove Valero & Holiday Cleaners on FM359 & Plantation Drive </li></ul><ul><li>9:00am to 2:00pm. </li></ul><ul><li>All proceeds to benefit the THS Pro Grad 2012. Contact Mary Hodges at [email_address] to sign up. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Students who participate in Compass Learning should attend after school lab times to take tests, ask questions, and get ahead on their course work. Location is C111 from 2:30-3:30, on </li></ul><ul><li>Mondays and Wednesdays. </li></ul>
Reminder Academic UIL Accounting students—practice is Tuesday before school and Thursday after school. Upcoming tournament in November. Go for the Gold!
BPA MEETING: THIS THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27 th @ 2:45 IN MRS. VEREEN’S ROOM! (K204) We’re going to discuss upcoming events, installing officers and members, and giving out forms to apply for committee chairs. Don’t miss out!
STUDENT COUNCIL <ul><li>The next general meeting is Monday 10/31 at 6:00 p.m. </li></ul><ul><li>Hour Sheets are due. If they are late there is a deduction in hours! </li></ul><ul><li>Please be on time. </li></ul>
Red Ribbon Week <ul><li>Monday 10/24: Neon Day </li></ul><ul><li>Tuesday 10/25: Western Day </li></ul><ul><li>Wednesday 10/26: Decade Day </li></ul><ul><li>(60’s, 80’s) </li></ul><ul><li>Thursday 10/27: Character Day </li></ul><ul><li>(NO MASKS!) </li></ul><ul><li>Friday 10/28: Red Out Day </li></ul>
Senior shirts are on sale in Room C-108 for $15. Seniors should get them for all pep-rallies, panoramic picture, school events.
Interested in the Medical Field? <ul><li>JOIN HOSA </li></ul><ul><li>Meetings EVERY Monday </li></ul><ul><li>2:45pm-3:30pm </li></ul><ul><li>Rm.I121-Mrs. Gremillion </li></ul><ul><li>***Check out our Facebook page: Travis High School: HOSA </li></ul>Pick up & Drop off HOSA Forms at I121 Deadline for Dues: Oct. 31st
Boys’ Basketball Tryouts Wednesday, October 26 Thursday, October 27 Time: 6:00 – 7:15 AM *You must attend a tryout meeting on Thursday , October 20 at 6:55 am or at 2:35 pm in Room P205
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pink shirts are in. If you pre-ordered one, please come by at lunch today and pick yours up. If you haven’t purchased one, we have plenty more that you can purchase at lunches this week. Shirts will be sold during lunches and at the varsity football games. Shirts are $10
Bury the Broncos “Thriller” Pep Rally Dress up like a Zombie, Mummy, Corpse or Michael Jackson Friday 10/28 2pm
Order your 2012 Stripes yearbook now! www.smart-pay.com $77 for yearbook Lots of additional options Follow the instructions on the letter you received from Balfour, or just follow the prompts on the website.
<ul><ul><li>For more information on these announcements and other news, please visit travistigernews.com , which is updated several times a day. </li></ul></ul>