Daily Announcements 10/24/2017

Tuesday, October 24

Congratulations to the Tyler Reese who qualified to represent Mainland High School in the Golf State Championship next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The Boy’s golf team would Also like to congratulate Coach Redden and Claire Albrecht for qualifying for the Girl’s State Championship. Great job golf teams!

It’s Beat Seabreeze Week! Today is Pink Out for Breast Cancer Awareness. Tomorrow, Orange Out National Bullying Prevention Month awareness. Thursday Krusty Krab (dress like a Seabreeze nerd) and Friday Blue and Gold day and also the Beat Seabreeze Pep Rally. See your teacher for Bell Schedule. Friday night’s game is at Municipal Stadium against Seabreeze at 7:00pm. Mainland is the “away team” and will sit on the North or Away side. Tickets are $6, parking is $5.

It’s also Red Ribbon Week! “Your Future is Key So Stay Drug Free”. Our SGA-sponsored annual Red Ribbon Week Door Decorating Contest is this week! Choose a class that you’d like to decorate your door according to the theme. Doors will be judged this Friday, October 27 during lunch. Please email me your room number so we know who’s participating. Winning class will be announced at the Pep Rally and will receive a pizza party!!

And, it’s National Bullying Prevention Month! The month of October & the color orange have been selected to bring attention to bullying awareness and prevention. Girls with STYLES will be recognizing bullying awareness with the “Stamp & Sign Campaign” during lunch this Wednesday in the courtyard. This is also the day we will have an orange out. Students and faculty will be given the opportunity to stamp their hand on an orange poster & sign in their imprint, as a pledge against bullying.

Art club will be cancelled today but will meet right after school on Wednesday.

Any student interested in participating in Science Olympiad, please stop by Mrs. Mandell’s room in 1-116 to pick up an application. Applications are due no later than Friday, November 3rd.

Our first BucTalk of the Year, sponsored by the Academic Team, is tomorrow Wednesday (October 25) and we hope that you can attend!

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We have a great set of speakers:
· Mr. BJ Voges, will be our staff speaker.
· Ben Herstein, will be our student speaker.
· Dr. Keith Garfield, professor of computer science at Embry Riddle, will be our community speaker.

Food and drink will be served at 5:45 in the Hall of History, with the presentations from 6:00-7:00. So come out and enjoy some intellectual conversation tomorrow night!

Girls basketball tryouts will be on Monday Oct. 30 after school in the gym. Please bring completed physical form paperwork, shorts, and sneakers to participate. See Coach Westbrook for details.

Chipotle Fundraiser tonight at ISB location from 5:00-9:00pm! Come out and support Mainland SGA. Look for flyers around campus, take a picture and show the cashier at checkout. Or, just tell them, “I’m here to support Mainland SGA”. See you tomorrow at Chipotle, 2400 W. ISB between 5:00pm and 9:00pm!

Spirit Night at Planet Smoothie, 2525 W. ISB, this Thursday, October 26 from 4:00pm-9:00pm. Support the Athletic Training Department!

Attention all volleyball players- out banquet is Nov 4 at 2pm in the Vince Carter Gym. Please rsvp with Coach Valle by this Fri Oct 27! All volleyball uniforms and equipment fees are due to Coach Valle by Thur Oct 26- before obligations are turned into the bookkeeper.

Seniors: if you missed the cap and gown orders this week, Jostens will be back on campus Tuesday, December 5 and Wednesday, December 6 during lunch in the Hall of History. All seniors required to purchase the cap, gown and tassel package for $65.00. You may also purchase online at Jostens.com or you can call 1-800-JOSTENS.

Attention Seniors Only: The ASVAB will be Thursday Nov 16 at 12:20 pm in the MPR. Sign up in the resource room 1-238 with Mrs. Carr or with Major Miglioranzi in room 2-228.

Attention Juniors and Seniors! The Daytona Dodge Chrysler Jeep dealership is holding their 10th annual Excellence in Education! Students can register for a chance to win a new laptop computer each 9 weeks and a brand new car at the
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end of the school year! Get your form in the main office or activities office, have Mrs. Rogers sign the form and then bring it and your report card to the dealership on LPGA to register.

Attention all athletes, and people who enjoy staying hydrated: The Athletic Training Department is selling Gatorade squeeze bottles for ONLY $5 in the Athletic Training Room 2-104 before school, Buc break and during lunch!

Attention students: Do you need volunteer hours? Longstreet Elementary is looking for volunteers for their upcoming Fall Festival on Friday Nov 3rd from 4:30-7:30pm. Stop by the resource room 1-238 to sign up or for more information.

What are your goals and dreams after graduating from Mainland and how can a laptop help you to achieve them? The Daytona Dreamer Essay Contest aims to highlight and reward 2 exceptional Mainland dreamers. From now until November 3rd, ALL MHS students can submit an essay for a chance to win an Aspire One Cloudbook. The Daytona Dreamers Essay Contest is exclusively available to MHS students grades 9-12 regardless of GPA. For more information and to enter visit daytonadreamer.org”

Teachers please remember to check the Sharepoint site to advise if students have
been called out to a lab at the end of your 2nd period.