Announcements, Mar 23 – 27

Congratulations to Amy Ren for being selected as a United States Presidential Scholars Program Nominee!

Brittany Davis and Elijah Montes were presented the Veterans of Foreign Wars Voice of Democracy Scholarship Award by the J. Milton Edwards Post #2238. Congratulations!

Congratulations to Vincent Huang for achieving a score that qualifies him as a Semifinalist in the USA Biology Olympiad open exam!

Kudos to Amir Kaskas, Margaret McNew, Meghana Rao, Isabella Van Savage, and Caretia Washington! They have all been selected to participate in the SMART Program for the 2015-2016 school year at LSU-HSC.

Emily Elliott was chosen as a finalist in the ArtBreak Talent show! She competes against 75 other acts and secured one of the coveted slots to perform in the talent show on Friday, April 24, and compete for cash prizes.

Congratulations to the following JV track athletes who competed in the meet at Lee Hedges on March 17! Reece Roberts – 1 st place in 1 mile; Josh Bae – 1 st place in 800 m; Aniyah Carr – 1 st place in 100m and 200m Elijah Montes – 2 nd place in 1 mile; Joseph Hall – 2 nd place in Pole Vault; Daniel Smith – 2 nd place in Javelin

Thursday, April 2, is the last day to order a yearbook. No extras will be ordered. Yearbooks are $60 and may be purchased in C-6 or T-11.

All NHS members and inductees have until Friday, March 27, to turn in money for dues and shirts. Seniors have until Friday, March 27, to turn in money for cords.

The Talented Arts music students will perform a Spring Concert on March 24, at 6 p.m. in the Lecture Hall.

Please be reminded that the bell rings at 8:19 for students to report to 1st period, and the tardy bell rings at 8:22. Arrive on time so that you are not late to class.

Artists, writers, history buffs, and explorers who have already signed up to go to Italy or who are planning to go will meet in Mrs. Morehead’s room during activity period Wednesday, March 25.

If you are interested in joining the Caddo Magnet Dance Team, plan to attend tryouts March 23-27, from 4-5 p.m. in the dance room. Students will learn the routine Monday-Thursday and tryout for the dance team on Friday. Please see Dr. K for more information.

Students, please review the Dress Code Policy. Shirts, dresses, and shorts (over 4” above the knee and running shorts), low cut tops, muscle shirts, see-through garments, jeans with tears, and flip flops are not appropriate school attire. Failure to follow the guidelines means that you will be removed from class; you may have to call home to get additional clothing; and the school will contact parents to enlist their support.

Please come out to Twisted Root Burger Company on Tuesday, March 31, from 4-10 p.m. If you mention Caddo Magnet High School, the school will receive 20% of the proceeds. The first Caddo Magnet Alumni Association social event and meeting will be held from 5:30-7:00 p.m. on the patio. This meeting is open to all alumni and friends of Caddo Magnet. Twisted Root is located at 8690 Line Ave.

Monday, March 23, 2015: –No activities planned

Tuesday, March 24, 2015: –TAP Music Concert, 6 – 8 p.m., Lecture Hall Contact: Daye

Wednesday, March 25, 2015: –Club Pictures, PAC Foyer Contact: McGuire/Leach –JROTC Inspection Contact: JROTC Department ACTIVITY PERIOD (Tutoring/Make-up Day): –No Clubs – tutoring/make-up day only

Thursday, March 26, 2015: –Debate Tournament Contact: Normand

Friday, March 27, 2015: –Debate Tournament Contact: Normand

Saturday, March 28, 2015: –Debate Tournament Contact: Normand

FIELD TRIPS: –Tues., March 24: J. Jackson (Choir) to Asbury Methodist Church, 12 – 4:30 p.m. –Tues./Wed., March 24/25: Clements (State Science Fair) to Baton Rouge –Wed., March 25: J. Jackson (Choir) to Asbury Methodist Church, 12 – 4:30 p.m. –Fri./Sat., March 27/28: J. Anderson (Gymnastics) to Baton Rouge

SPORTING EVENTS: –Mon., March 23: 18-hole golf match, Southern Trace –Mon. March 23: Softball v. Lakeside, Valencia Park, JV 4:30, Varsity 6 p.m. –Tues., March 24: Softball @ Southwood, 6 p.m. –Tues., March 24: Boys Lacrosse @ South Bossier, JV 5:30 p.m., Varsity 7:30 p.m. –Tues., March 24: Tennis v. Airline, East Ridge Country Club, 3:45 p.m. –Thurs., March 26: Boys Lacrosse v. Airline, Lee Hedges, JV 5:30 p.m., Varsity 7:30 p.m. –Thurs., March 26: Tennis v. Pineville, East Ridge Country Club, 3:45 p.m. –Thurs., March 26: Softball v. Haughton, Valencia Park, 6 p.m. –