Daily Announcements

Saxon Boys’ Gymnastics Team Information

Attention all boys interested in trying something new- join the Saxon Boys’ gymnastics team and their tradition of excellence for the Spring 2018 season. The pre-season informational meeting is this Thursday, January 25, in the staff dining room after school at 3:00 p.m. We hope to see you there so you can learn about how to gain strength, agility, coordination, learn how to flip, perfect your ninja skills and be a part of our championship team during our exciting season! If you have questions or cannot attend, please email Coach Bostrom at [email protected].

 

Congratulations Boys’ Swim & Dive Team

Congratulations to the Boys’ Swim and Dive team who defeated Palatine on Friday. Event winners were Matt Soltau in the 50 and 100 free, Brandon Nyborg in diving, and Tyler Reynolds in the 100 fly. The 200 free relay of Matt Kelland, Tyler Reynolds, Matt Soltau, and Ryan Gustafson won. Also, the 400 free relay of Matt Kelland, Tyler Reynolds, Matt Soltau, and Matteas Arostegui was victorious. Nice work boys!

Congratulations JV Wrestling Team

Congratulations to the JV wrestling team for placing 7 wrestlers at the MSL conference tournament this past weekend.
Tyler Bobnick: 1st place MSL conference champion
Matt Borowski: 2nd place
Kevin Schneider: 2nd place
Anthony Romano: 3rd place
Nate Aranda: 3rd place
Dane McMahon: 5th place
Donovan Russell: 6th place

SHS Students/Filmmakers – Upcoming “Screen Test Local Fest”

SHS Students/Filmmakers – Open to high school students who live within 30 miles of Schaumburg. “Screen Test Local Fest” on Friday, April 20. Details and information can be found here:

Congratulations Freshman Wrestling Team

Congratulations to the Freshman Wrestling Team for finishing the season with a 17-1 dual meet record and finishing in second place in the 12 team MSL tournament. Second place finishers were: Mitch Lingle and Zack Marasco. Third place finishers were: Matt Minniear, Edward Nunez and Edvin Karajic. Fourth place finishers were: Tom Tunquist, Alex Guzy, Asad Khaja, Jorge Manjarrez and Alex Reyes. Fifth place was Mario Zamora. Sixth place was Anthony Lovekamp. Congrats on a successful season!

Congratulations Varsity Girls’ Basketball Team

Congratulations to the Varsity Girls’ Basketball team on beating Barrington on Friday night 32-25. On Tuesday, January 24, the Girls’ Basketball Program will honor their seniors at their game against Conant at 7:30! Come support your Saxons!

AP Resource Room Extended Hours

ATTENTION ALL AP STUDENTS!!! The AP Resource Room will be offering extended hours every Monday of 2nd semester. Tutoring will also be available in several AP subject areas. Visit our Schoology page for more details. See Ms. Boland or Mrs. Casamassimo with any questions.

D211 Orchesis Dance Invitational

First Annual D211 Orchesis Dance Invitational @ Schaumburg High School, Saturday, January 27, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

 

Saxon Pride “Sneaky Cards” Challenge

Good morning! Saxon PRIDE is challenging students to engage in positive social interactions by playing a game called “Sneaky Cards”.  There are approximately 100 Sneaky Cards that will be put into play around school.  If you receive a Sneaky Card the objective of the game is: 1.  to complete the challenge on the card.  2. record your name on The Google Form (Information is listed on the cards and on various posters throughout the building) 3.  pass it along to someone else!  The students who record the most Sneaky Cards on The Google Form will be eligible for prizes ranging from free cookies to gift cards.  Good luck and keep showing that Saxon PRIDE!!!

Girl Up Meeting – January 23

Girl Up will be holding its first meeting of 2018 on Tuesday, January 23rd. Join us at 3:00 p.m. in Room 203S and help us make a global impact. Snacks will be served. Any questions? See Mrs. Gilkey in the English office or Mr. Kostalek in Guidance.