DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2019

 

Seniors: PROM Date request forms are due in the Deans office today.  If you are taking a date that does not attend TFN you must submit this form for approval. Prom Info and forms are available in Activities & Guidance office or on school website. Prom tickets will be sold April 29-May 3. Check if you owe any fees on list in bookstore.

Attention students planning to attend Prom: Covenant United Church in South Holland,  will be giving away Prom dresses, suits, shoes, ties and jewelry, on Saturday April 20th & 27th, from 10-2 pm. Students interested  must bring their school ID.  See Mrs. Weber in RM 175B.

Seniors, ever wonder what it's like to be Mr. Posley, Ms. Bivins or Mr. Hamilton for a day? How they plan activities aka movies...cough cough Hamilton? Or what they actually do during their ‘plan’ hour? This is your chance to figure it out by being them for a day on May 1st. Participate in the annual Senior Swap 2019. All you have to do is pick up a form outside of Ms. Ramos' room in 202, get it signed by the participating teacher, get approval from your other teachers and return it TODAY. No more than two students per teacher so act fast! 

Applications for the Robert Paradise Memorial Activity Scholarship are now available in the Athletic Office.  This one-time scholarship is for current TFN Seniors who are active participants in school activities.  All entries must be received by May 10th.

Applications for the Rising Memorial Scholarship are now available in the Athletic Office.  This one-time award is opened to TFN Seniors who are active in Athletics and or Activities as well as community involvement.  Applications must be received by July 1st.

The TF North Girls Empowerment Conference is ready!  Calling all TF North ladies..Let’s LEVEL UP! Come out on May 4th to be a part of an exciting experience.  If you came last year you know what is in store and if you did not I am sure you are not going to want to miss this event.  Registration is NOW OPEN.  You can go to the school’s website, library or the guidance to register through Google Invite. Registration will close April 26th  (please come to guidance for permission slip, buses will be provided from local elementary schools for TF North students only).  Be the first 50 to register and you will be entered in a gift basket raffle that will be on displayed in the library.  Also…. Game on, with the Battle against the classes- The class with the most registered and in attendance for the conference will win a Pizza Party.  Will it be the Class of 2022, Class of 2021, Class of 2020, or Class of 2019?  Level Up and See

Brought to you by The TF North Stars Girls Club, See Mrs. Lindsay or Mrs. Like in the Guidance office for more details.

Do you need extra tickets to graduation? Mr. Mansour is holding a raffle from now until May 13, 2019 for a chance to win 4, yes 4 extra graduation tickets.  The raffle is $2 per ticket.  Please see Mr. Mansour in room 265.

Attention Seniors: You must return all checked-out library books to the Learning Resource Center and/or pay all late and/or lost fines due by May 10th. Seniors with outstanding book fines will not be permitted to participate in graduation ceremonies. If you have lost books, you are expected to pay for them. Please make sure that you return all books and pay all fines as soon as possible. Thank you!

Seniors,  do you need supplies for college classes and for your dorm room??  Thanks to recent sponsor donations, Guidance is offering raffles!! Turn in your college acceptances and scholarship award letters to the Main Office by May 1st! Multiple raffles have multiple chances to win.  The Grand Prize basket has supplies and gift cards!  

"Seats are filling up fast for the Governors State STEAM conference on April 23rd.  Thursday is the last day to turn in your permission slip to your science teacher." or email tjohnson@tfd215.org to register."

Brother 2 Brother  will be selling nachos today immediately after 7th period in the concessions.   With and without meat.

Thanks to all those who participated in Literary Magazine's Battle of the Books Challenge! Literary Magazine would also like to thank the world's best librarian, Mrs. DeSoto, for her invaluable help! We could not have done this without her. And now for the winners....The winning book for the 2019 challenge, beating out 31 other excellent books, is I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika Sanchez. The winning students are....

  • 3rd place - sophomore Kayla White
  • 2nd place - junior Denise Melendez
  • And, in first place for the second year in a row, senior Brenda Reyes! Literary Magazine will deliver your amazon gift cards after Spring Break. Congratulations!

And finally, our teacher winners!

  • In 4th place, math god, Mr. Mansour.
  • In 3rd place, espanol expert, Senora Boesenberg
  • In 2nd place, Chemistry Captain, Mrs. McDaniel
  • And, in first place, a teacher who really knows her business, Mrs. Biegel! ​Mrs. Biegel has earned a free hour off; Ms. Hood will be subbing in her classroom sometime after Spring Break.