Art Club will have it’s first meeting this Thursday, September 4. In room 219 after school until 4:45. We will need to select Club officers and start discussing what fun things we will be doing this year. You do not have to be in an Art Class to join the Art Club.
Scott and White Blood Center is hosting a blood drive on campus Thursday, September 4th and Friday, September 5th from 8:30-3:30 . If you are interested in donating blood, please sign up at both A and B lunches in the common’s area. In order to donate, you must be 17 years old. Also, you must bring your photo ID, eat a good meal within 3 hours before giving blood (for example, foods high in iron), weigh a minimum of 110 pounds, know your social security number, and drink plenty of water before & after donating. Avoid caffeine, soda, and energy drinks. Remember, you can save a life! For more information see Mr. Williams in Room 133 or Ms. McCarty in Room 301.
Everyone should have a current Ellison ID card by the end of the day on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Starting Wednesday, if you come to school with no ID card, you will either have to get a temporary one from your AP’s office or purchase a new one for $5 from the Lady Under the Stairs.
There are not enough buses for this Friday, August 29 to bring the students to TBI for an 8:00 am arrival. Students need to keep to the same schedule that you have for Monday through Thursday. This means that you need to be at your pickup spots at the high schools at the same time that you have been all this week. You will arrive at TBI by 7 am. Thank you.
The Ellison High School Quarterback club will be at the football field concession stand this Thursday at 6pm for our freshman and JV football games. They will be taking orders for Varsity program sales, personal messages, and advertisements. Pictures and money required at that time of advertisement purchase.
For all students new to KISD this fall: All transfer students who would like to apply for the Leadership Academy can pick up an application from the Guidance Counselors’ office. Applications are due Sep 4.
On Sep 4, please make the following announcement:
"Today is the last day to turn in a Leadership Academy application. So if you are new to KISD this fall and would like to join, please get your parents signature on it today and turn it in to the Guidance office."