Cougar Announcements!

Monday, September 22, 2014


There will be a drum major and band section leader meeting in C5 today during channel one.


Teachers please release boys’ soccer at 2:30 pm and the cross country team at 2:00 pm today. 

For anyone interested in trying out for the Central Dance Team, there will be an informational meeting at 7:45am on Friday, September 26th. If you plan to tryout you will need a sports physical on file by October 7th!


The 2014 Yearbooks are in.


The Computer Lab will be open to students and the public again this year. It will be in the Library on Tuesdays from 5:00pm - 7:00pm.


After school tutoring in Math will start this Tuesday in room 12E.  This for any math student from any math class.


Homecoming 2014

The homecoming day themes and candies are as follows:

Monday – Random Day! – Mixed up Monday – Jolly Rancher Chews

Tuesday – Beaching/Flotation Device Day! – Air Head Extremes

Wednesday – Senior Citizen Day! – Skittles

Thursday – Homecoming T-shirt Day! – M&M’s

Friday – Cougar Spirit Day/Purple and White Day! – Suckers


Attention Seniors:  The Megan Meier Foundation is seeking high school seniors that have made a positive impact in regards to issues of bullying and cyber-bullying in their own school environment and community. The hope is to honor students that, like our Foundation, aim to bring awareness, education and promote positive change to children, parents, and educators in response to the ongoing bullying and cyber-bullying in our children's daily environment. Applications are available at:


The following colleges will have representatives here during the month of September. Any senior who is interested in meeting with any of the reps needs to sign up on the clipboard in Miss Lohman's office. Please bring your agenda book with you in order to get a pass. There are more colleges that will be here in October and November as well. That list will be posted at a later date. Seniors can check out the list on the clipboard at any time.


September 22nd- St. Louis University (11:00)

September 23rd-MacMurray (10:00)

September 24th- Benedictine University (1:04)

September 26th- McKendree University (9:00)

September 30th- SIUE (1:04)


Aviston Countryside Manor is looking for an Activity Aide for evenings and weekends.  Please apply in person or on line at AvistonCountryside


Taking advantage of the Columbus Day school holiday, St. Joseph’s in Breese will offer “For Babysitters Only” from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 13, in the hospital Heritage Room.  This is for boys and girls 10 years old and older who are just beginning or experienced babysitters and looking to review their skills and learn new information. Cost is $15 per student and registration is due by Friday, Oct. 10, or when class is full.  During the three-hour course, hospital staff  will discuss medical emergencies, first aid, safety, infant and child care including diapering and feeding, fire procedures, age-appropriate games, toys and entertainment.  For more information or to register (required), contact 526-5353 or



St. Joseph's in Breese will again provide health screenings at five locations this fall - the schedule is below.  Pre-registration forms are available in the office.  Clinton County Health Department will also be providing flu shots for a fee but only from 8 to 10 am (unless that changes between now & Oct. 2)








Oct. 2

6-10 am

Breese KC


Oct. 15

6-10 am

Germantown Legion


Oct. 28

6-10 am

Carlyle KC


Nov. 4

6-10 am

Trenton-1st UMC (Old US 50 East of Trenton)


Nov. 21

6-10 am






Oct 8 -   Photo Retake Day

Oct 10 - 11:30 am dismissal

Oct 11 - Homecoming

Oct 13 - Columbus Day – No School

Oct 28 - Parent/Teacher Conference & report card pick up – 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Oct 31 - Teachers’ Institute