Daily Announcements

Announcements for Friday, September 20, BLUE Day

MENU:

Break - Donuts!!!

Lunch - Cheeseburgers, hot dogs, Chick-fil-A & pizza...in the cafeteria!

GENERAL:

Juniors:  Governor Scholar packets are now available.  If you are interested in applying for the Governor's Scholar Program, see your counselor for the packet and CAL specific instructions.  Completed applications are due to your counselor by 3:10 on November 11.  

WEDNESDAY IS A BIG DAY!

  • No bus service - bus riders please make other arrangements
  • Meet you at the Pole - 8:00 in the Auditorium, praying for ours and local schools
  • You may wear Jeans & CAL t-shirt
  • Missions Fundraiser lunch...bring $5 for BBQ, Mac-N-Cheese, Salad & Cookie
  • Pep Rally at 2:50!

Short-term host families needed!!!  Last year we hosted 2 students from Guatemala through Faces & Our Cultures. They would like to send 2 students again this year! They will arrive on 10/20 and return on 12/15. Please contact Teryl Benge at tbenge@caschools.us or 440-477-4435 for more information.

Seniors...bring in your carnival donations!

Saturday detention is TOMORROW, Saturday, September 21. Detention will begin at 8am and go to 11am. Enter by door #4 and have $5 for each hour you need to serve.  Make plans to attend!

Picture makeup day for underclassmen will be on Tuesday, September 24.  

Senior drape/tux photo makeup day will be on Wednesday, September 25.  Seniors, if you have not as yet been photographed, you will be on the list.  Seniors, if you have seen your proofs and want a retake...1. email Mrs. Elliott to get on the list..2. on retake day you must bring $10 cash or check to pay the retake fee.

MEETINGS:

Join Robotics Club!! It doesn’t matter if you have skill level 0, we’ll teach you and you can learn along the way. Robotics, engineering, and most STEM fields is continual learning so come out and join us Monday 9-23-19 from 3:10-4:30 in Mrs. Troxel’s room 708— just try it you’ll never know if you like it unless you do!

Bible Journaling for Tuesday, September 24 will be on the first chapter of Genesis. Students and staff are all invited - Mrs. Brockman's room 717 after school.

The will be a National Honor Society Meeting on Friday, September 27th in the auditorium at 7:50am. To be marked present, you must arrive prior to 7:50am. 

GOVERNOR'S SCHOLAR - There will be an informational meeting on October 1 in room 719 at break.

COLLEGE VISITS:

University of Cincinnati  9/23  at Break

Purdue Polytechnic  9/25 at break in room 719

Asbury University   9/26   at Break

Any Junior or Senior interested in hearing more about Grand Canyon University, there will be a lunch meeting on September 30 during 2nd lunch in room 715.  GCU will provide pizza and a virtual tour.  See your counselor and sign up in the office so we know how many will attend.

COUNSELORS:

Search Colleges and Programs, Connect with Colleges in person, Find your College fit! The National College Fair will be held at the KY International Convention Center on Sunday, September 29 at 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Over 200 colleges will be there. The event is free! to register go Here

What's Your Blueprint?! Discover Your Story & God's Design. We are excited to host the NACCAP Christian College Fair On Monday, October 7th at 6:00- 8:00 p.m.   To register, go to  link   After registering you will be able to see a list of 30 colleges that will be here.   

Students in grades 11-12 may apply for the 2020 United States Senate Youth Program, an educational program for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service. The program is scheduled for March 7-14 in Washington, D.C. Interested students should see their counselors prior to October 1st for more information.

Seniors - Gardner-Webb University is offering a full scholarship. The annual Tucker Heart, Soul, Mind, and Strength Scholarship will reward an incoming first-year student, who exemplifies living by the compassionate principles and Christian values highlighted in Mark 12:30. Over four years, the scholarship will provide full tuition, room, board, and required fees to the recipient. See your counselor if you would like to be nominated! 

The University of KY is hosting several open house events and you are invited! Go to:  Big Blue Open House events

Do you want to raise your ACT score?!  We want more students to hit requirements for college admissions and scholarships. Torch Prep is here to help! Visit www.torchprep.com to learn more.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES:

Ride to and from school needed for a high school boy living off Westport Rd. near Hurstbourne Rd. Will compensate. Please contact Mr. Yuan at yuan.33@gmail.com or 502-821-8690 if you can help any days of the week. Thank you!

After school driver needed to bring home 2 CAL students (5th and 8th grade)Tuesdays through Fridays to the Persimmon Ridge neighborhood.  Must have excellent driving record and unrestricted license.  Will pay $40 per week for drop off with potential for more if staying at the house is needed and mutual availability is present.  Contact Amy Bindner by texting 502.609.1005 if interested.

Easy $40-$50 a week ($10/day). Take an 8th grader home from school. CAL to Shelbyville Rd/Dorsey Ln area. Call or text Bev Sherrard, 502 419-5294. 

A family in Middletown is looking for a junior or senior girl to babysit for their one-year-old for date nights. Please see Mrs. Blount if interested.

I'm looking for a student interested in date night babysitting on weekends for two well-behaved brothers who also attend CAL! Looking for drivers only, please! If interested text or email Elizabeth Doster, eadoster@gmail.com or 291-6199! 

CARPOOL needed for 9th grade girl. We live off Brownsboro Road in Indian Springs. If you are interested please contact me 487-0717.

We are seeking a responsible Senior for occasional babysitting of a 6 year old CAL female student. We live in Shakes Run neighborhood. Please contact 502-669-2058 to discuss and arrange a convenient time to meet. 

A family with children in 2nd and 4th grades at CAL are looking for students who would like to babysit as needed. They live in Jeffersontown.  If interested, call or text Kelly at 502-681-5365.

High school girl needed for after school transportation for 7th grade girl approximately 3 days a week (it would be Tues/Thurs one week then Mon/Wed/Fri the following week).
We live in Stone Lakes subdivision (just off the Gene Snyder at Taylorsville Road) Call or text for more information 502.523.2964

Driver needed to Polo Fields (Curry Branch Rd) after school for a 7th and 8th grader. Contact:  Brian Ullom  502-817-8618 or bullom4sons@gmail.com

We are looking for an after school sitter to watch our children (ages 10 and 7) Monday-Friday from 4:15-6:00 pm.  Sitter must have a car and be able to drive children to some afterschool activities (1-2 days per week).  Must enjoy working with children, assist and/or supervise homework, and be good with pets. Location: Lake Forest. Please contact Sonja Bareiss @ 252.347.9710.

We have two boys—11 and 9 year old at CAL and are looking for someone to drop them off at home after school.  We may occasionally need someone to stay with them for a few hours.  I can be contacted at 859-221-7148.

Looking for a nanny Tuesdays and Thursdays for our 3 kids who attend St Patrick and get out at 2:45. We require a senior who drives and we offer $14-16 per hour depending on skill level. Call Liz Braun at cell: 502-608-2114 for more information.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

We need 6 volunteers to help with our Watch D.O.G.S. Dad night that we are having with MS. The event is Monday, September 30th, 6-8pm. We would need help from 5:30 until 7:30 setting up for dinner, serving pizza, clean up and garbage removal. We are expecting 300 dads and their children on this night. Email dkorfhage@caschools.us if you can help!!!

The PTO is looking for student volunteers for 2 upcoming events.  On October 2, the PTO is hosting a Parent Mix and Mingle from 3:30-5:30 and we are looking for 4 student volunteers to help entertain and watch children.  Games and Activities will be provided.  The second opportunity occurs on October 19.  We are looking for 2 student volunteers per time slot to help us work the concession stand at the football field for an all day youth football event that CAL is hosting.  There are 6 available time slots so we will need a total of 12 volunteers on that day.  Service hours will be given for both volunteer opportunities. Email adoezema@caschools.us to sign up or sign up in the office.

Calling all Artists!Christmas At Cal is November 9 at the Rock Creek campus and we are looking for students who would like to volunteer to face paint. Earn service hours and serve our sweet campus! Serve from 10-12:30 or 12:30-3. Contact Mrs. Melhorn to sign up: mmelhorn@caschools.us

ATHLETICS:

Vote NOW for CAL soccer player Olivia Lawson for CJ Athlete of the Week!  Voting Ends at noon next Tuesday.  Click here to vote!

FREE Student Admission to CAL Soccer Senior Night!   Girls Soccer - Tuesday, Sept. 24th  CAL vs  Mercy 7:30pm.  Senior recognition at 7:15pm.  RED OUT!


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