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Weekly Announcements October 16 – October 20

  • Homecoming shirts are in.  Pick your shirt up during all lunches from the StuCo store.
  • Come out Monday night to our first annual Wagon Parade and Pep Rally.  Parade starts at 6:00 p.m. – it will be held at the turf field here at Legacy.
  • The JROTC Iron Bronco Drill Team competed in the Billy Ryan Air Force JROTC Drill Competition this past weekend. There were over 20 teams in competition traveling as far as Oklahoma. These are the results:

Armed Drill Inspection Phase- 2nd Place Overall

Armed Drill Regulation Phase- 3rd Place Overall

This is was a good start to another great season of drill competitions.

  • FFA meeting Oct. 16 at 6:00 p.m. at the Ron Whitson Barn. There will be a Halloween costume contest following the meeting.
  • Do you want to go to college but need some help?  AVID Club is for students to are interested in college readiness but may not or may not be in the class.  We will have community service opportunities as well as college topics each meeting.  The next AVID Club meeting will be held on Oct. 16 after school at 3:00 p.m. and before school on Oct. 17 at 7:00 a.m. in Mrs. Roberts’ room, J-108.
  • Are you a senior planning to attend Prairie View A&M next fall?  Then this scholarship information is for you. Prairie View A & M University has partnered with MISD and is offering multiple scholarships to MISD students.  The scholarship is a one-time non- renewable $5,000 scholarship.  To be eligible, you must have applied to Prairie View A&M, rank in the top 25% of the class or have at least a 3.0 GPA and a minimum of a 980 on the SAT or a 19 on the ACT, and must be a Texas Resident and US citizen.  Applications are available in the counseling office and due by 3:00 p.m. on Oct. 25.
  • On Oct. 14, 18 students from the Legacy Choirs competed in the 2nd round of All-State Vocal Auditions at Summit High School.  I am pleased to announce that 12 of the students have placed high enough to advance to the 3rd round of auditions in November and will sing in the Region 5 Mixed Choir. Congratulations to all singers who participated.
  • If you have lost a shirt, jacket or lunch bag, please come to the front desk to check the Lost & Found. All items will be donated if not claimed by Oct. 26.
  • If you are taking TCC classes during the spring 2018 semester, please go see the Legacy Counseling Center secretaries on your own time to pick up registration tickets.  Please read the instructions that are printed on your tickets. You will be using your TCC account to register for your spring classes.  You must complete this online registration process in order to be placed in your TCC classes.  If you have any questions after picking up your tickets, especially if you think there is a TCC class missing, please contact your counselor
  • Seniors:  If you are interested in visiting the TCC connect campus in Fort Worth on Nov. 3, please come sign up in the counseling office.  The field trip will be from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Nov. 3.   Last day to sign up is Oct. 25. Please see Mrs. Julius in the counseling office if you have any questions.
  • Interested in competing in UIL Academic Competition Oct. 28 at Seguin High School? Sign up in Mr. Ritz’s room A-J114.
  • Want something fun to do after the Homecoming game?  Student Council is sponsoring a Buffalo Wild Wings movie night.  Meal tickets are $10 and will include 8 boneless wings, popcorn and unlimited drinks. Admission to the movie is free but donations are requested.  Buy your ticket in the StuCo store today.
  • Yearbook Photo Retakes will be Oct. 18 (next Wednesday) from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the PAC lobby. (Underclassmen only – the deadline for senior photos has passed) If you missed photo day last month, this is your only chance to get your yearbook photo taken. If you need a retake, please bring your photo packet with you.
  • It’s Homecoming Week.  Here are the dress-up days for the week:

Two Step Tuesday: twin day

Wednesday: home field advantage…jersey day

Thursday: family night…character day

Friday: Homecoming shirt

  • Congratulations to the Varsity tennis team.  We defeated Burleson High School last night 10-6 to move on to round two of the playoffs.  We take on Dallas Molina on Oct. 19.
  • Students – We have an opportunity for you to earn $9 per hour working after school here at Legacy. Be A Champion is a nonprofit organization that runs an after school meal program here in MISD. They need to hire several part time staff members to receive and distribute meals to students Monday thru Wednesday each week at the field house. Work time would be from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. If you are interested, stop by the front receptionist desk for more information.
  • A representative from the University of North Texas will be here on campus during lunch to share information on UNT on Oct. 23.
  • The Legacy Choirs are having a spirit night at Iggy’s Italian Ice near Newsom stadium this Oct. 20.  Please stop by Iggy’s before or after the Homecoming game and let them know that you are with Legacy.
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