The Annual Glenwood High School Scholarship Breakfast was held May 18. This year, a record $8.8 mil. was awarded to 141 seniors, representing 43% of the class. Congratulations Class of 2015!!
Springfield Clinic Sports Medicine is offering free sports physicals to all incoming 10th, 11th and 12th graders for the 2015-16 school year on Saturday, May 30 at Springfield Clinic 1st, 800 Building, 800 N. First St., in Springfield. Click here for more information.
Titan Ticket Winners
Student winners with staff that nominated them: Mason Molohon- Krista Jackson; Rachel Meyers – Nici Ropac; Ally Kauerauf - Beth Allen; Jessica Owens – Sarah Dame; Sarah Nestler- Erica Muchow; Jessica Owens – Melissa Luxmore; Dakota Cancull – Angie Clarke; DJ Johnson – Nikki Brauner; Louie LaSalle – Brooke Almdale; and Katelyn Embree – Marni Countryman
Staff winners with staff that nominated them: Amanda Vignassi – Amy Fiaush; Brooke Almdale – Crystal Templeton; Katrine Dawson – Tracy Altman; Krista Jackson – Brooke Almdale; and Dave Kimball – Stephanie Hagan
Congratulations to all our winners! Remember: Be Responsible, Be Respectful, Be Safe! Be a Titan!
The Glenwood High School Sports Camps have been announced for this summer! Click here for details on all the camps and the registration form. Registration is due by May 8. Registrations received after May 22 are subject to a $5 per child late fee.
The 2015 Summer Driver’s Ed/Consumer Ed Handbook, and the 2015 GHS Summer School Handbook are now available. Please note that the first semester of summer school (June 8 - July 1) will be held at Glenwood Middle School, due to construction at GHS. Second semester (July 8 – 31) will be held at the high school.
BCEF's Parade of Pigs Fundraiser May 29
The Ball-Chatham Educational Foundation's spring fundraiser aims to help enrich the creativity and innovative potential of our students by collecting donations in piggy banks specially painted by some of the district’s most talented artists! Monies raised will help fund each school's art program. The ceramic pigs are now placed at the host sites until May 22nd to collect donations from our generous community. The host sites are:
- Island Bay Yacht Club
- Chatham Library
- County Market-Chatham
- Powerworks Fitness
- Edgar's Coffee House
- Casey's General Store, and
- All Ball-Chatham schools
This year's sponsors are: O'Shea Builders; Maddox Dentistry; Shelley Ebener; Jane Hay Sales & Staging; Ed Clark Photography; Chris and Joan Parks; Dr. Sarah Fowler & Chris Chambers; Formea Insurance Group; Steven Koch, CFP, Ameriprise Financial Services; and Kevin Floyd, DDS. In-kind supporters are: China Towne, Frye-Williamson Printing, and Ben Ladage Auctions.
Contact BCEF Director, Julie Nortell-Briggs at BCEFDir@chathamschools.org if you would like to purchase tickets to the cookout at Island Bay on May 29. $25 per person.
The Glenwood Athletic Boosters invite everyone to participate in their annual golf outing May 31 at Piper Glen Golf Course. Please plan to arrive by 11:30 a.m. for registration and lunch. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. $100 per golfer includes: 18 holes with cart; lunch; two on-course beverage and game areas; dinner and prizes. Checks should be made payable to the Glenwood Athletic Boosters. Registration form and payment, due by May 20, can be returned to the high school Athletics Office, or mailed to GHS, 1501 E. Plummer in Chatham.
Athletic announcements regarding tryouts and practices are regularly being added to the GHS Athletics page on our website. Just click on the "Glenwood Athletics" tab on the left, or go to http://il.8to18.com/glenwood for all the latest sports news and announcements.