Jasper Daily News

February 5, 2016

New Announcements

BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Every Friday this month, we will have an inspirational quote from Martin Luther King Jr. to celebrate Black History Month.

Today’s quote is from Martin Luther King Jr’s 1963 book, Strength to Love:

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. The true neighbor will risk his position, his prestige, and even his life for the welfare of others.”


COUNSELORS WEEK: This week is Counselor's Week. Take a moment to tell your counselors how much you appreciate the work they do for you!


ROYALES TRYOUT INFORMATION: Any tenth grader interested in trying out for PWSH Royales Drill Team may now pick up a packet in the Student Center. This packet needs to be completed & returned NO later than 4:30 pm on Thursday, March 3rd- also in the Student Center. Don’t forget to sign in when picking up your packet. The clinic for the girls will be March 18th from 6:00 – 9:00pm and March 21st and 22nd from 6:00 – 8:30pm in the Plano West gym. Auditions are March 23rd and 24th.


PWSH CHEERLEADING TRYOUT INFORMATION: Come cheer with the best! Plano West is hosting cheer tryouts. Packets will be available in the Student Center and will be due March 1st by 4:30pm. Join us for an informational meeting at Plano West Wednesday, February 17th at 6pm.


PWSH MASCOT TRYOUT INFORMATION: Do you have what it takes to be Wes or Whitney Wolf? Plano West Cheer is hosting Mascot tryouts. Packets are available in the Student Center and will be due March 1st by 4:30pm. Join us for an informational meeting at Plano West Wednesday, February 17th at 6pm.


JASPER CHEERLEADER OR MASCOT TRYOUTS: Come find out how you can tryout for Jasper Cheerleader or Mascot for the upcoming 2016-2017 school year! That’s right – you, yes YOU, could be part of the Jasper Jaguar Cheer Squad or maybe even become our Mascot, known as JJ! Tryout packets will be available on Thursday, February 11th in the foyer during A Block lunch – come early for a quick information sharing, question & answer session with your current Freshmen Cheerleaders and coaches.


SPANISH CLUB: On Monday during Block lunch come to 1041 for more conversation practice before your IP exams.


AVID: AVID letters about joining the AVID class will be delivered during 7th period. If you are off campus during 7th period, please see Ms. Moreno to receive your letter.


SPANISH CLUB: The 1st Prep Meeting for the Nat'l Spanish Exam will take place next Friday, February 12th during Block A in Room 1041. Please be on time.


AVID CLUB: There will be a mandatory general meeting for all AVID Club members on Thursday, February 11th during A Block in Ms. Siddiqui's room, 2035.

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