Daily Announcements

      Tuesday, December 7, 2021

      • Students interested in participating in Archery this winter there will be a meeting today after school in the cafeteria. The first practice will be Wednesday, 6:00 a.m. in the upstairs gym.
      • This year KHS will be participating in the TSA (Technology Student Association). Please visit Coach Cannella in room S103 today at 2:40 p.m. for an informational meeting. TSA is a national organization of students who engage in STEM programs. There are a number of competitions ranging from computer animation, CAD drawings, dragster designs, fashion design and technology and so much more! There are over 20 different competitions students can enter.
      • Senior Tributes (Senior Ads) for the yearbook are due by Wednesday, December 22. You can find an online form at kickapoochiefs.org Please submit as soon as possible to room 201!
      • Collegiate Day will be Thursday!! Staff – wear your alma mater, students – wear your favorite college shirt!!
      • Yearbooks are for sale at Jostens.com! We prefer you to buy online but we will accept cash or check in room 201.
      • All Students--want to win some free gift certificates and prizes? Go show your COVID vaccination to a nurse and you will be entered into a weekly mystery bag raffle. Two shots will get you two raffle tickets. IF you have already shown proof of vaccination to the nurses then you have already been entered twice for a mystery bag prize. Follow them on social media @VAXKHS

      Do you think your pet has the best smile? Or is it the fluffiest pet out there? Do you think you have the best sunset picture of your pet? Or are they best dressed in holiday-themed attire. If you said yes to any of these questions, submit your photos to the pet contest! To enter it's $3, and all proceeds go to help support your local animal shelter, Rescue One! The contest lasts all week and all pets can enter. If your pet gets voted and wins, you'll receive a $20 gift card. Enter at your lunch TODAY!

      From The Counselors:
      • Spring Cox Medical Explorer applications are available in the Counseling Office. Applications are due by December 31st.
      • Missouri Fine Arts Academy is a two week summer academy for students interested in fine arts. The program runs June 12-25, 2022. The application and more information is available at www.missouristate.edu/MFAA.

      • FCA: Fellowship of Christian Athletes will now be meeting every Monday morning at 7 a.m. in the old Auditorium. All are welcome to attend!
      • Creative Writing Workshop meets every Monday from 2:30-3:15 in room 107. It is welcome to anyone who is interested in creative writing.
      • RPG will meet Tuesday after school in room 218.
      • Democracy in Action will meet every Tuesday after school in room 223.
      • Scholar Bowl will meet Wednesday morning at 7:00 a.m. in room 230.
      • FCCLA will meet Wednesday after school from 2:45-3:45 in room 102.
      • SMASH Club will meet Wednesday after school in room 213.
      • Science Olympiad will meet Wednesday after school in room S106.
      • GSTA will meet Thursday after school in room 116.
      • Youth Alive will meet every Thursday after school in room 226. Everyone is welcome!
      • Drama Club will meet Friday, 3:00-4:00 p.m. in the PAC green room.

      Today’s Events:
      1. RPG, Room 218, 2:30 pm
      2. Democracy in Action, Room 223, 2:30 pm
      3. F/JV Boys Basketball vs. Strafford @ KHS, 4:30 pm
      4. Girls Swim Meet @ Natatorium, 4:30 pm

      Happy Birthday from STUCO:
      Aubrey Dillon, Grace Gardner, Katherine Henry, Cael McCarville

      Thought for the Day:
      You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.