Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Hey OLYS!!! Listen up, we have jumped from 538th to 61st place thanks to all your help, BUT, West and North are tied for 21st place. Please email or text thru tomorrow and get Sprague those IPads


So get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You can vote by email too. So pull out all the stops….if you have multiple email addresses use them all! We can do this!(Pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (Pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (Pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)

Monday, December 17, 2012

ATTENTION: ALL students going to Hoover Elementary need to be in the commons NOW! Thank you to everyone who donated. Leadership and Hoover students appreciate Sprague’s generosity. (12/17)


Thank you to everyone who contributed canned food items for the DECA canned food drive. We raised over 350 items. The winner of the donut party is Mr. Merrell's class with a total of 70 cans. Great job! (12/17)

Congratultions to the Olys wrestlers for finishing 3rd at the Larry Owings tournament this past weekend! The Olys were lead by Kaleb Raber who won his second tournament in a row. Kaleb remains undefeated on the season! The Olys defeated Roseburg, McMinville and Tigard on their way to a 3rd place finished. Dragen Bennett, Steve Williams, Yasif Sorensen, and Erik Guerrero all finished 2nd! Jake Vaughn and Cliff Baxter finished 3rd. The Olys had a total of 11 wrestlers placing at the tournament. (12/17)

Hey OLYS!!! Listen up, we have jumped from 538th to 61st place thanks to all your help, BUT, West and North are tied for 21st place. Please email or text thru tomorrow and get Sprague those IPads

So get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You can vote by email too. So pull out all the stops….if you have multiple email addresses use them all! We can do this!(Pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (Pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (Pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)







Friday, December 14, 2012

Hey OLYS!!! Listen up, we have jumped from 538th to 61st place thanks to all your help, BUT, West and North are tied for 21st place. Please email or text thru tomorrow and get Sprague those IPads


So get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You can vote by email too. So pull out all the stops….if you have multiple email addresses use them all! We can do this!(Pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (Pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (Pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)



All sophomores and juniors listen up! PSAT’s and ASVAB scores will be passed out and interpreted when we return from winter break. We will not be passing out scores ahead of time. (12/14)

“Want to wish a friend, teacher, or a special someone a happy holiday? DECA candy cane grams are the perfect way to do that! Come buy a candy cane gram during lunch for only $1 or 3 for $5, then write a little message for that special person, and the message and candy cane will be delivered on the Monday or Tuesday before break! Brighten someone’s day for little cost while supporting Sprague DECA at the same time!”

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Want to wish a friend, teacher, or a special someone a happy holiday? DECA candy cane grams are the perfect way to do that! Come buy a candy cane gram during lunch on the 12th and 14th for only $1 or 3 for $5, then write a little message for that special person, and the message and candy cane will be delivered on the Monday or Tuesday before break! Brighten someone’s day for little cost while supporting Sprague DECA at the same time. (12/12)


Track Athletes: We will have a brief informational meeting for track athletes who are not involved in a winter sport after school today Wednesday in Coach Charles' room, P-33. See you there. (12/12)

Hey OLYS!!!

Get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You are voting for I-Pad for our school!

We are ahead of North but behind West!

You can vote by email too. (pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)



The best way to spread holiday cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Sprague Framework members are selling holiday singing grams for only $3. Today is the last day. All proceeds benefit Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Send a gram to someone and spread a little cheer. (12/12)

All Sophomores and Juniors listen up! PSAT’s and ASVAB scores will be passed out and interpreted when we return from winter break. We will not be passing out scores ahead of time. (12/14)





Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Today's the day, the last math league of 2012. See you after school in a designated math room at 2:25. (12/11)


Track Athletes: We will have a brief informational meeting for track athletes who are not involved in a winter sport after school on Wednesday 12/12 in Coach Charles' room, P-33. See you there. (12/12)

Attention Students! We have a last minute visit scheduled by Eastern Oregon University. They will be here today from 11:30-12:30. If you are interested in hearing more about Eastern Oregon University, please sign up in the business office and we will call you down to meet with the college representative. (12/11)



Hey OLYS!!!

Get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You are voting for I-Pad for our school!

We are ahead of North but behind West!

You can vote by email too. (pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)

The best way to spread holiday cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Sprague Framework members are selling holiday singing grams today and tomorrow (Tues. and Wed.) for only $3. All proceeds benefit Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Send a gram to someone and spread a little cheer. (12/12)

Monday, December 10, 2012

Track Athletes: We will have a brief informational meeting for track athletes who are not involved in a winter sport after school on Wednesday 12/12 in Coach Charles' room, P-33. See you there. (12/12)


Congratulations to the Oly Wrestlers for finishing 4th out of 16 teams at the tough Perry Burlison Tournament this past weekend. The Olys were lead by senior Caleb Raber who won his weight class and remains undefeated for the year. Other placers for Sprague were Jared Hampl - 5th, Tony Swanson - 5th, Eric Gurerro - 4th,Zach Zehner - 5th, Jake Vaughn - 3rd, Collin Griffin - 3rd, Yasif Sorensen - 2nd, and Cliff Baxter also finished 2nd. And congratulations to the JV team who brought home the 1st place trophy! (12/10)

Attention Students! We have a last minute visit scheduled by Eastern Oregon University. They will be here tomorrow, Tuesday, the 11th, from 11:30-12:30. If you are interested in hearing more about Eastern Oregon University, please sign up in the business office and we will be sure to call you down to meet with the college representative. (12/11)



Hey OLYS!!!

Get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You are voting for I-Pad for our school!

We are ahead of North but behind West!

You can vote by email too. (pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)

The best way to spread holiday cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Sprague Framework members are selling holiday singing grams this Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, Dec. 10th, 11th and 12th for only $3. All proceeds benefit Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Send a gram to someone and spread a little cheer. (12/12)

Hoover Gift Drive is in full gear! Please bring new toys and treats to your 3rd period class. Donations can include pencils, bouncy balls, crayons, small toys, and anything else age appropriate for elementary students. All donations are due TODAY December 10. Help make this a successful Toy Drive and amazing holiday season for all the Hoover students. (12/10)

Friday, December 7, 2012


Hey OLYS!!!

Get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You are voting for I-Pad for our school!

We are ahead of North but behind West!

You can vote by email too. (pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)

The best way to spread holiday cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Sprague Framework members are selling holiday singing grams next Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, Dec. 10th, 11th and 12th for only $3. All proceeds benefit Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Send a gram to someone and spread a little cheer. (12/12)

NHS members, it's time to order t-shirts. The cost of a shirt is $11. Please bring your money to Mrs. Burleson (room 6) today. (12/7)

Get in the spirit of giving! DECA is having a canned food drive this week to help feed local needy families for the holidays. Please help out by donating a canned item or two. Donations will be accepted during your 1st period class all this week. The classroom that collects the most will receive a donut party! (12/7)

Oly nation, stop by the Oly Lounge at lunch to test your luck. The 25th person to buy a drink will get a free plate of cookies, so may the odds be in your favor Olys! (12/7)

Hoover Gift Drive is in full gear! Please bring new toys and treats to your 3rd period class. Donations can include pencils, bouncy balls, crayons, small toys, and anything else age appropriate for elementary students. All donations are due December 10. Help make this a successful Toy Drive and amazing holiday season for all the Hoover students. (12/10)

There will be another Youth Leg meeting today to review bill proposals and permission slips. Please plan on attending with bill proposals. See you at lunch in Mr. Nickel's room. (12/7)

The Sprague wrestlers lost to the Newberg 40 to 39 last night in front of a packed house in Newberg. Despite forfeiting 3 matches Sprague almost pulled off an upset over a strong Newberg team. The match of the night was when Sprague's Jake Vaughn upset Newberg's returning state champion in the 3rd round! Other great performances came from Caleb Raber, Collin Griffin, Cliff Baxter, and Zach Zehner who all pinned there opponents in the first round. Good luck to the Olys as they travel to Cascade this Saturday for their first tournament of the year! (12/7)

Attention all wrestlers - there will be a short practice today after school! Practice starts at 2:45 - don't be late! Very important for all wrestlers to be there! (12/7)

Fifty cents, a dollar. Fifty cents, a dollar. Looking for a lunchtime snack? Come by the stairs to the lower gym. DLC2 has your favorite snack picks, hot buttery popcorn and pepperoni sticks!

Congratulations to the Boys and Girls Swimming Teams. They both beat Central High School at yesterday's meet. Boys won 96 to 73 and Girls won 119 to 50. Way to go Oly Swimmers!!!

Thursday, December 6, 2012


Hey OLYS!!!

Get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW! (PAUSE)

Are you ready? (PAUSE)

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat) (pause)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat) (Pause)

You are voting for I-Pad for our school!

We are ahead of North but behind West!

You can vote by email too. (pause)

Go to the Sprague website (pause)

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!! (pause)

We will vote everyday during announcements. (pause)

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)

The Manga Club will be celebrating the holidays after school in the library from 2:30-3:30 p.m. today. Remember to bring your cosplay costume and snacks to share! (12/6)

Attention French students! There will be a French club meeting today in room 123 during lunch! Come support our French National Honor Society inductees and learn about new volunteering opportunities. See you there! (12/6)

There will be a DECA meeting today after school in room 142. Please attend if you plan on going to State competition or have signed up to go to the Blazer's Game next week. (12/6)

The best way to spread holiday cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Sprague Framework members are selling holiday singing grams next Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, Dec. 10th, 11th and 12th for only $3. All proceeds benefit Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Send a gram to someone and spread a little cheer. (12/12)

NHS members, it's time to order t-shirts. The cost of a shirt is $11. Please bring your money to Mrs. Burleson (room 6) by tomorrow. (12/7)

Get in the spirit of giving! DECA is having a canned food drive this week to help feed local needy families for the holidays. Please help out by donating a canned item or two. Donations will be accepted during your 1st period class all this week. The classroom that collects the most will receive a donut party! (12/7)

Oly nation, stop by the Oly Lounge at lunch to test your luck. The 25th person to buy a drink will get a free plate of cookies, so may the odds be in your favor Olys! (12/7)

Join Sprague's Lacrosse Team! No experience necessary! Come find out more tonight at 7:00 pm in the Commons. (12/6)

Hoover Gift Drive is in full gear! Please bring new toys and treats to your 3rd period class. Donations can include pencils, bouncy balls, crayons, small toys, and anything else age appropriate for elementary students. All donations are due December 10. Help make this a successful Toy Drive and amazing holiday season for all the Hoover students. (12/10)

“All Choir students! There is a mandatory combined rehearsal in the auditorium today at 11:15. Please be prompt!” (12/6)

There will be another Youth Leg meeting on Friday to review bill proposals and permission slips. Please plan on attending with bill proposals. See you at lunch in Mr. Nickel's room. (12/7)

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Hey OLYS!!!


Get out your cell phones NOW!

Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW!

Are you ready?

Text 9 5 2 4 8 (say these numbers slowly and repeat)

Your message is 9 2 1 p b f (say this slowly and repeat)

You are voting for I-Pad for our school!

We are ahead of North but behind West!

You can vote by email too.

Go to the Sprague website

Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!!

We will vote everyday during announcements.

Please have your cell phones ready!

Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)



Attn: All members of Concert Choir. Be on the bus by 11:15 for today’s performance! (12/5)

The Manga Club will be celebrating the holidays after school in the library from 2:30-3:30 p.m. on Thursday. Remember to bring your cosplay costume and snacks to share! (12/6)

Attention French students! There will be a French club meeting on Thursday in room 123 during lunch! Come support our French National Honor Society inductees and learn about new volunteering opportunities. See you there! (12/6)

There will be a DECA meeting on Thurs. after school in room 142. Please attend if you plan on going to State competition or have signed up to go to the Blazer's Game next week. (12/6)

Youth Legislature will have a meeting today at lunch in Mr. Nickel's room. Everyone planning to attend this year's session of Youth Leg needs to be present. Fees and registration forms are due ASAP. Pay the bookkeeper and bring your registration form. (12/5)

The best way to spread holiday cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Sprague Framework members are selling holiday singing grams next Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, Dec. 10th, 11th and 12th for only $3. All proceeds benefit Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Send a gram to someone and spread a little cheer. (12/12)

NHS members, it's time to order t-shirts. The cost of a shirt is $11. Please bring your money to Mrs. Burleson (room 6) by Friday, December 7th. (12/7)

Get in the spirit of giving! DECA is having a canned food drive this week to help feed local needy families for the holidays. Please help out by donating a canned item or two. Donations will be accepted during your 1st period class all this week. The classroom that collects the most will receive a donut party! (12/7)

Oly nation, stop by the Oly Lounge at lunch to test your luck. The 25th person to buy a drink will get a free plate of cookies, so may the odds be in your favor Olys! (12/7)

Join Sprague's Lacrosse Team! No experience necessary! Come find out more Thursday, December 6th, at 7:00 pm in the Commons. (12/6)

Hoover Gift Drive is in full gear! Please bring new toys and treats to your 3rd period class. Donations can include pencils, bouncy balls, crayons, small toys, and anything else age appropriate for elementary students. All donations are due December 10. Help make this a successful Toy Drive and amazing holiday season for all the Hoover students. (12/10)







Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Hey OLYS!!!




Get out your cell phones NOW!



Yes, I said get out your cell phones NOW!

Are you ready



Text 9 5 2 4 8



Your message is 9 2 1 p b f



You are voting for I-Pad for our school!



We are ahead of North but behind West!



You can vote by email too



Go to the Sprague website



Click on the Clorox Grant & VOTE!!!



We will vote everyday during announcements.



Please have your cell phones ready!



Oly Nation Thanks YOU!!!!! (12/18)

Youth Legislature will have a meeting on Wednesday at lunch in Mr. Nickel's room. Everyone planning to attend this year's session of Youth Leg needs to be present. Fees and registration forms are due ASAP. Pay the bookkeeper and bring your registration form on Wednesday. (12/5)

All boys basketball players: the bus will depart at 3pm to Sunset today. Meet in the team room and we will leave from there. Any questions see Coach Dobrkovsky or Coach Myers. (12/4)

The best way to spread holiday cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Sprague Framework members are selling holiday singing grams next Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, Dec. 10th, 11th and 12th for only $3. All proceeds benefit Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Send a gram to someone and spread a little cheer. (12/12)

NHS members, it's time to order t-shirts. The cost of a shirt is $11. Please bring your money to Mrs. Burleson (room 6) by Friday, December 7th. (12/7)

Get in the spirit of giving! DECA is having a canned food drive this week to help feed local needy families for the holidays. Please help out by donating a canned item or two. Donations will be accepted during your 1st period class all this week. The classroom that collects the most will receive a donut party! (12/7)

Oly nation, stop by the Oly Lounge at lunch to test your luck. The 25th person to buy a drink will get a free plate of cookies, so may the odds be in your favor Olys! (12/7)

Join Sprague's Lacrosse Team! No experience necessary! Come find out more Thursday, December 6th, at 7:00 pm in the Commons. (12/6)

Hoover Gift Drive is in full gear! Please bring new toys and treats to your 3rd period class. Donations can include pencils, bouncy balls, crayons, small toys, and anything else age appropriate for elementary students. All donations are due December 10. Help make this a successful Toy Drive and amazing holiday season for all the Hoover students. (12/10)













Monday, December 3, 2012

NHS members, it's time to order t-shirts. The cost of a shirt is $11. Please bring your money to Mrs. Burleson (room 6) by Friday, December 7th. (12/7)


Get in the spirit of giving! DECA is having a canned food drive this week to help feed local needy families for the holidays. Please help out by donating a canned item or two. Donations will be accepted during your 1st period class all this week. The classroom that collects the most will receive a donut party! (12/7)

Oly nation, stop by the Oly Lounge at lunch to test your luck. The 25th person to buy a drink will get a free plate of cookies, so may the odds be in your favor Olys! (12/7)

Join Sprague's Lacrosse Team! No experience necessary! Come find out more Thursday, December 6th, at 7:00 pm in the Commons. (12/6)

Hoover Gift Drive is in full gear! Please bring new toys and treats to your 3rd period class. Donations can include pencils, bouncy balls, crayons, small toys, and anything else age appropriate for elementary students. All donations are due December 10. Help make this a successful Toy Drive and amazing holiday season for all the Hoover students. (12/10)