Monday, April 15, 2019
Character Quality for the week of April 15 – April 19 – Resourcefulness vs. Wastefulness
Resourcefulness - Wise use of that which others would normally overlook or discard.
Health Tip of the Week: - Avoid Nature Deficit Disorder! Cut back on technology such as tv, cell phones, internet, and digital games and enjoy the great outdoors. Many stress related problems can be reversed by spending more time outdoors at places like the zoo, the beach, a local park, or a walk in the woods
- Monday, April 15 – Fastpitch – AWAY – WL vs Wesson – 5:00/6:00
- Monday, April 15 – Baseball – HOME – WL vs South Pike – JV 5:00/V 7:00 (4:00 Myers)
- Tuesday, April 16 – Jr. High Football – Spring Game – HOME – 6:00 (5:00 Norsworthy)
- Tuesday, April 16 – Golf – AWAY at BCC – 3:30
- Tuesday, April 16 – Fastpitch – AWAY – WL vs East Marion – 5:00/6:00
- Friday, April 19 – Fastpitch – 1st round of playoffs – TBA
- Friday, April 19 – Baseball – 1st round of playoffs - TBA
- Saturday, April 20 – Fastpitch – 1st round of playoffs – TBA
- Saturday, April 20 – Baseball – 1st round of playoffs – TBA
- Monday, April 22 – Baseball – 1st round of playoffs - TBA
- Jr. Volunteer Program - Must be 15-18 yrs. of age with GPA of 2.5 or higher. Applications in HS foyer. Must be returned to Human Resources Office by Friday, May 4.
BOSTON BUTT: Boston butts are on sale now through April 23. They are $35 each and can be ordered through any athlete, any student in grades 4th-8th, or either office. These will be precooked and in just in time for Mother’s Day!
BAKE SALES: There will be a bake sale TUESDAY for grades K-12.
LETTERMAN JACKETS: Mr. Box will return TODAY, at lunch time to take orders from any eligible student who would like to order a letterman jacket. Please see Coach Addison for questions or extra packets.
SOCCER TRY OUTS: Any girl in grades 6th -11th interested in trying out for the soccer team next year may sign up from now until Wednesday, April 17 outside either office. Tryouts will be Monday, April 22, check in time is 8:30 a.m. On the day of try outs you will need to bring water, cleats, and shin guards. You must have a physical on file to try out.
SOCCER CAMP: The Lady Bear’s soccer team will be hosting a soccer camp for any boy or girl, ages 5-12, on June 3-5 from 9:00 -11:00 a.m. Forms are going home today and the cost is $40. Forms are due to the office by May 17. Please make checks payable to West Lincoln Lady Bear’s Soccer. Extra forms are available in either office.
BASKETBALL TRYOUTS: Jr high basketball tryouts for boys and girls will be May 7-8. These tryouts will be during school hours. Varsity girls tryouts will be April 30 from 3:00-4:15. Varsity boys tryouts will be May 1 from 3:00-4:15. Sign-up sheets will be put out when we return from Easter break. You must have a physical on file in order to tryout.
FCA: Friday at 7:30 in Coach Addison’s room.
Progress Reports – April 23
Student Holiday/Teacher Work Day – April 18
Good Friday/Easter Holiday – April 19-22
Athletic Banquet – May 14 @ 6:00 p.m.
Awards Day – May 17
Kindergarten Graduation – May 20 @ 6:30 p.m.
Students’ Last Day (60% day) – May 23
West Lincoln Graduation – May 23 at 8:00 p.m
- Kappa Kappa Iota, Rho Conclave Scholarship -- based on need, community service and activities, and GPA. Applications are in HS foyer. Deadline is April 15 to Mrs. Gee's or Mrs. Robin's office.
- Lincoln Co. Forestry Association Scholarship – Applications available in the HS foyer. Student must major in Forestry or a Forestry /Natural Resources related field of study. Deadline is April 30.
- Mississippi Municipal League Scholarships -- Can apply for the MML General, MML Limited or MMSC Limited scholarships as they apply to you. MML is open to all HS seniors; MML Limited is for children or grandchildren of employees or elected officials of MS municipalities; MMSC Limited is for children or grandchildren of employees or elected officials of MS municipalities that are members of the MS Municipal Liability Plan. Application is in HS foyer. Deadline is May 3, 2019.
- Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship – For students pursing a career or technical certificate/degree. For more information and to apply go to http://scholars.horatioalger.org. Deadline is June 15, 2019.