Friday, February 27, 2015
Today's trivia question is from history: Who was the only president to serve nonconsecutive terms? Tune in Monday for the answer.
Yesterday's answer: You can order Spam at McDonalds and Burger King in Hawaii--The canned meat is a mainstay of Hawaiian cuisine.
Study abroad in Spain, France, Italy, Costa Rica or China for college credit. With SPI programs, the traditional classroom takes a backseat to exciting activities around the city, conversations with locals and weekend journeys where history, art and culture come to life! For more information, visit spiabroad.com or call 866-502-7505. Enrollment & Scholarship Deadline: March 1, 2015. 2/27
On Friday, April 10th Chemeketa Community College will be hosting the African American Youth Leadership Conference for middle school and high school students. If you are interested in attending this conference please sign up and pickup an application in the business office. Applications are due on Wednesday, March 11th to the business office. 3/11
Concordia University will be hosting the Asian American Youth Leadership Conference on Friday, May 15th. The conference will provide opportunities to gain personal development and knowledge, learn and share your cultural/ethnic heritage, meet new friends and network with others, experience new ideas and possibilities, and participate in a variety of scholarship competitions. Applications are available in the business office and will be due on April 3rd. For more information about the conference and the scholarship applications, please see Mrs. Langeliers in the business office. 4/10
Attention Olys! This week is our Neon Spirit Week! Today's theme is Color Day.
This week also marks the beginning of the Oly Olympics. Competitions will be happening at lunch Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday in the commons or the gym. Each class has been assigned a color based on the colors of the Olympic rings. Freshman are blue, Sophomores are yellow, Juniors are green, and Seniors are red. Shirts will be for sale at lunch all week for five dollars, and are to be worn at the assembly Friday. Whichever class wins the lunchtime competitions and has their color most represented at the Friday assembly will get into the Neon Dance for free, as well as get free food or drinks at the dance. Get into the spirit and get your shirt today! 2/27
Attention students- sign ups for the Oly Hoop Jam three on three tournament are due THIS FRIDAY in the athletic office if you want a shirt, and the absolute last day to sign up is THIS Friday! The registration forms and additional information are online on the Sprague home page, so hurry up and apply! 2/27
Hey there Oly's, happy Oly olympics! As you have probably noticed from the decorations around the school, this week is the battle of the olys week! As one of our first battle of the Olys competitions, we are holding a penny drive! At lunch all this week there will be drop off stations for your class to donate loose change to. The goal is to donate as many pennies as possible to gain points, while also donating other coins and dollar bills to the opposing classes' stock to deduct points. All of the change donated will go directly to Doernbecher children's hospital. Whichever class has the most points at the end of the week will win the competition! So gather up all your loose change olys, and happy donating!" 2/27
Oly’s don’t forget to vote in the Statesman Journal Athlete of the Week poll, our own Jake Vaughn is up for the honor! 2/27
It's time to turn in your Blind Date with A Book forms to the library! If you checked out a Blind Date, please Rate Your Date and return your form by Monday, March 2 Dr. Seuss Day! A drawing will be held during period 7 for PRIZES! 2/27
Come to French club on Wednesday March 4th at lunch in room 123. We will be tasting French cheeses and watching the movie Le Petit Nicholas (pronunciation - "Le pe-ti Nich-o-las"). 4/4
Team Sprague Track and Field begins it's 2015 campaign on Monday 3/2. Track and Field Athletes need to have their yellow receipt of all paperwork turned in to the athletic office and to be in the stadium by 2:45 on Monday. We'll see you there! 3/2