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October 18, 2019


October 18, 2019

Happy Birthday Ms. Storie! We hope you have a wonderful birthday and weekend!

SAT word of the day is nostalgia (nahs TAL juh). The meaning of nostalgia is remembrance, longing for the past, homesickness. Example: Carly’s old records create a feeling of nostalgia when she listens to the Eagles and other older artists.

Quote of the Day: “Nostalgia is like a grammar lesson: you find the present tense: you find the past perfect!” – Owens Lee Pomeroy

We would like to congratulate Mr. Styron for being voted the Best Principal of Caldwell County for 2019!! We love you Styron. Thanks for all you do for our school!


CIS students turn in Lunch Buddy Forms today. If your form is not signed, see Mrs. Gurnsey today. Forms can be left in the folder beside Mrs. Gurnsey's door.

If you signed up to help with the Collettsville Haunted Trail please check your email for a message from Mrs Hatton with more details.  

West Caldwell's JROTC is hosting their first blood drive of the year on October 22nd  in the theatre. All donors will receive a $10 Chick-fil-a card. Donors must be at least 16 years of age to participate. Register during your lunch period.

Quiz Bowl will practice after school Monday October 21.

HOSA Announcements -All HOSA Members please download the Gmail app on your phones.  All club communications will be sent to your student email accounts. HOSA dues of $25.00 and due Friday, October 25th. The HOSA club will meet after school on Wednesday, October 23rd, at 3:00pm.  The meeting will last approximately 30 - 45 minutes. HOSA members are invited to a meet and greet “Pumpkin Painting” activity on Tuesday, October 29th, in room 217 from 3pm – 5pm.  Cost is $5.00 (for a pumpkin).  Please turn money in by Friday, October 25th. 


Seniors have until this Monday, October 21st to submit their baby pictures to Ms. Storie in computer Lab 2. If we do not receive enough pictures, this section will be omitted from the yearbook. So please get your baby picture turned in ASAP!

Seniors: Be sure to check your school email to vote for Senior Superlatives. Voting will end on today. The Yearbook Staff will then tally the votes and notify the winners sometime next week.

"Seniors, College Application Week starts this coming Monday. Please make sure to have your CFNC accounts set up so you can start applying to colleges. A good tip is to start on applications NOW and submit for FREE during College Application Week. On Wednesday, October 23rd, it will be College Application Day and you will have a chance to miss one class period to work on college applications in the media center. Ms. Vargas will be sending out more info soon." 


Congratulations to the JV football team for their victory over Fred T. Foard Last night. The score was 28-14. Scoring for the Warriors were Gabe Phillips, Mason Anthony, Kayvin Felder and Derek Campbell. Great job players and coaches. 

Varsity Football game will be at home against to Fred T. Ford. Come out and support your Warriors for this homecoming game!


Chicken Tenders

MeatBall Sub


Potato Bites


Pears & Grapes