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Archery has been cancelled for today October 23rd

Attention All Seniors- Please check in with Mrs. Kessie in the Guidance office at your convenience to sign for your diploma.

St. Joseph College is having an Education Discover Day- Tuesday, October 28 from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM.  If you would like to attend, please RSVP at 1-800-447-8781. 

Attention Seniors- Jostens representatives will be here on Thursday, October 30th during lunch in the cafeteria to take senior orders for your cap/gown/tassel unit and graduation products.  All seniors will need to order caps and gowns this year as they are different than the ones used in previous years.  Don’t forget your deposit money.   Senior announcement packets are available in the main office or go online at to see all Jostens products. 

Campus Life Dodgeball Tournament- against ALL area schools on Monday, November 3 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at New Haven High School. There will be hundreds of students on teams.  Let’s show them that Whitko is the toughest. The cost is $3 which covers admission and pizza!  Whitko students will meet at The Center in Columbia City at 5:30 and will return back around 9:30.  See the flyers around the building for The Center directions.  See Mr. Zawlocki to sign-up or for questions contact Danni Blackburn at 219-869-8667.

Senior Scholarships-High school seniors interested in learning more about scholarships, please check out the high school guidance homepage.  Our first scholarship deadline is coming up quickly on the 25th.  I have heard that it is a nationwide scholarship and there have been only a few hundred applications.  Check out the Horatio Alger scholarship and see if you qualify.

Cross Country Awards Night- will be Monday night, October 27th, at 5:00 p.m. in the Commons.  Please invite your parents.

Boys Soccer Awards Night- will be Tuesday night, October 28th, at 5:30 p.m. in the Lecture Room.  Please remember to invite your parents.

SADD Trick or Treat for Cans- If you are participating in Trick or Treat for Cans on 10/25/2014, please meet at the high school by 5:00 PM and also sign up with Mrs. Troyer in Room A214.

Winter Sport Parent Meeting- If you are planning on playing a WINTER sport, the Whitko High School Athletic Department will hold a PARENT meeting on Wednesday, October 29th, at 6:00 p.m. in the WHS Auditorium.  Information on guidelines, regulations, required paperwork, and much more will be discussed.  If you are planning to play a winter sport, please inform your parents of the meeting.

National Honor Society candidates and members- If you are participating in Trick or Treat for Cans on 10/25/2014, please meet at the high school by 5:00 PM.  No scary costumes please.  The next NHS meeting is on 10/31/2014 and your $10 dues are due to Mrs. Longenbaugh by that date.

Semi–Formal- Semi-Formal will be held Saturday, November 1st in the WHS commons from 8-11 pm. The theme is “A Night to Sparkle.” Tickets are $12 or $15 at the door.  Tickets will be on sale Tuesday, October 14th thru Tuesday, October 28th.

2014-2015 Yearbooks-If you are interested in purchasing the 2014-2015 yearbook you can pick up an order form in the front office you or you have the option of ordering online at the following link 2014-2015 Yearbook

Grace College Visit Days- Grace College invites high school students to learn more about next year's 9% tuition reduction and free textbooks for all students at Grace College during one of their fall campus visit days on Fridays: October 17th and 24th, and November 14th. Go to to register today!

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