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Daily Announcements 2.26.19

Bonjour, RedHawks. Would you like to be an ambassador for your school by welcoming a French visitor for 10 days in April ? Even if you are not a French student, you can still show me or one of my friends what it is like to live in America. Who knows ? Maybe we will become life-long friends and you can come stay with me some day. See your foreign language teachers if you have any questions.

Don’t forget the book sale is running again in the ARC and it’s a BIG one. All monies go towards 1 Book 1 Marist club. We have lots of:

  • Teen fiction
  • Memoirs and History books
  • Cookbooks and Adult Fiction

Treat yourself to a good Spring Break read. Stop by soon before the good stuff goes!


Save the Date for the next Hawk Talk on Wednesday, February 27th. Dr. Jason Guerro '97 will discuss not giving up, following your passion, and his career in dentistry. This event is hosted by EVOLVE and Explore and takes place in the main office conference room. Pizza and cookies will be served for those who sign up in advance by e-mailing Mrs. McArdle.


On Thursday, 2/28, Nabal Jefferson '09 will share his experience being a D1 football player at Northern Illinois as well as his career in accounting. This Hawk Talk is co-sponserd by EVOLVE and Explore, please join us after school in room 200 at 2:30 on Thursday.


Interested in an internship, shadowing, or volunteer position for the summer? If you need guidance or suggestions, stop by and see Mrs. McArdle in the Explore office!


College Visit for the Week:

Thursday:  Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

Stop by during lunch and see what they have to offer.

Attention all Bulls fans and speech team enthusiasts! The Marist Speech and Acting team will be raffling off a set of Bulls tickets for the March 30 game against the Clippers. Four seats in rows E and D in section 107 will be raffled off. These floor seats also come with a parking pass. The price is $3 for one ticket, $5 for 2 tickets, and $10 for 5 tickets. The winning ticket will be drawn Friday, March 8. See Ms. Paoletti in Room 128, Mr. Distasio, or any of the Speech and Acting team members to purchase.



The next Mock Trial meeting will be Wednesday after school from 2:45-3:45 in room 113.


SADD Club will meet immediately after school today in Room 209.


Calling all Chefs! Group 1 will meet today, Tuesday, February 26th 26 at 2:30 in the Café.


Spanish Club: ¡Feliz Carnaval! This Friday the 1st is the Spanish Club Carnaval. You must wear something to "hide your identity" like a costume and be ready to join the fun. It is BYOF, and there is a sign up list for food items outside of room 211.  For questions, see Srta. Jorgensen or Sr. Arevalo. 




There will be a boys’ volleyball open gym on Wednesday from 7-8:30pm. Boy’s volleyball tryouts begin next Monday, March 4th. Freshmen tryouts 3-5 in the main gym. Sophomores, juniors and seniors 5-7pm. See Coach Vidovic with questions.


Boys’ basketball defeated Reavis Monday night in playoff action. They face Homewood-Flossmoor tonight at 7pm at TF North in the regional final!


Attention all freshman boys who are interested in playing sophomore football next year.  There will be a brief meeting immediately after school on Thursday, February 28th in room 207.  We will discuss summer camp plans at this time.  Please see Coach Fortner with any questions.

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