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August 22, 2019

Wildcat Announcements for August 22, 2019

Calendar of upcoming events:  

SAT testing at EMCA:

SAT testing at EMCA will be on October 29, 2019. The deadline to pay for this test is tomorrow Friday, August 23, 2019.

 

Jostens:

EMCA eligible students: it’s time to order your custom letter jacket. The Jostens’ rep will be here on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 during lunch from 11:50-12:30. Order packets are available in the office.

 

Girls Basketball:

Open gym will be held every Monday from 4:30-6:00 p.m. starting August 19, and ending September 23. (No open gym on Labor Day September 2.)

 

Class Officer Elections:

Sixth – twelfth grade students will give speeches and then voting will commence Friday morning in homerooms.

Home football games:

For this Friday’s pep rally and foot ball game, the theme will be “Spur the Rangers”. Students may dress, free of charge, in western attire on Friday. SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT! YEEHAW!

Concession workers needed:

Tuesday, August 27, one worker for JV volleyball game from 4-5.

Monday, August 19 – open gym (girls basketball)

Wednesday, August 28 – dress down $1.00 (support the band) Please adhere to the following guidelines: no holes in jeans, no athletic shorts/pants, no sweatpants, pajamas, slides, or flip-flops. Shorts/skirts/skorts/dresses must be no shorter than 2 inches above the knee. No tank tops, spaghetti straps, or muscle shirts.

Thursday, August 22- volleyball game away – Evangel JV & Varsity – 4:00

Friday, August 23, western attire and home football game – Southern Prep 7:00

Friday, August 23, 2019 Junior ring show from 12:30-1:20

 

Football Schedule Change:

Please note due to field availability that the Homecoming football game scheduled for Thursday, October 3, 2019 has been moved to Saturday, October 5,  2019, at Stanley Jensen Stadium at 6:00p.m. Go Wildcats!

SCHOOL WIDE FUNDRAISER:                    

On Monday, August 12, your child(ren) will bring home a coupon book with a letter explaining a new school wide fundraiser that will be going on August 12-26. Please return all books and money collected on or before Monday, August 26. This is a great opportunity to support our school, and we appreciate all participation and involvement.

SAT, PSAT, ACT , and ASVAB tests:

*The ACT test will be given during school at EMCA on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. The cost is $49.50 per test and is due on or before Friday, September 20, 2019. This opportunity is available to all 10th, 11th, & 12th grade students.

*The SAT test will be given during school at EMCA on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. The cost is $49.50 per test and is due on or before Friday, August 23, 2019. This opportunity is available to all 10th, 11th, & 12th grade students.

*The PSAT test will be given during school at EMCA on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. The cost is $20.00 per test and is due on or before Friday, October 4, 2019. This opportunity is available to all 11th grade students

*The ASVAB is for all juniors and any seniors who would like to retake this test. It will be given on Monday, November 4, 2019.  There is no fee for this test.

SAT test prep: www.khanacademy.com  ACT test prep: http://www.crackact.com/

EMCA 2019-2020 Enrollment

Enrollment is still open!.

Referral discount: Current families may receive a $150 tuition credit if they refer a family that enrolls new student(s).  The discount will be applied after the newly referred student(s) has attended EMCA for one month.

Volleyball  Practice AUGUST  SCHEDULE:

3:10 p.m.-4:30 p.m. (Mon., Tues., Thurs.) WEDNESDAY: 3:10-4:15p.m.

(Subject to change)

*No practice on Thursday, August 22, due to a volleyball game.

*No practice on Friday, August 23, due to a football game.

*No practice on August 27, 29, 30, due to volleyball games and a football game.

Contact Coach Patty Moore if you have any questions, pmoore@eastmemorial.org.

Football Practice Schedule:

3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. (Mon., Tues., Thurs., & Fri.) WEDNESDAY: 3:30-4:15p.m.

Character Trait for August:

Attentiveness vs. Distraction
Showing the worth of a person or task by giving my undivided attention.

Phil. 2:4 Let each of you look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.