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Monday

 

College visits tomorrow:  University of California Irvine 2:00

The final Principal's Advisory Council meeting is Friday,April 21st in the Community Room during your lunch period.  Remember, you must have signed up in the main office in September to be a part of this group.  Please check off your name on the attendance sheet when you enter and find our name card.

Roundtable and Guitar Club will be hosting another open mic night on Wednesday, April 19th, from 7 to 9pm in the KLC. To sign up, find the form in your Schoology update feed. All forms of original expression are welcome: poetry, music, short story, acting, among others. See Mr. Andrews in 206 for questions. 

The KLC would like to thank everyone who helped us celebrate National Library Week, and congratulations to those who won the daily trivia contest.  The correct answer for last Thursday's question is Jelly Belly Jelly Beans has over 100 flavors, including buttered popcorn, chocolate pudding and juicy pear.

REMINDER: LINK Leader Applications are due ‚ÄčTODAY, April 17th by 3pm!

Please check the list outside the PE office rm 172 to see if you owe any money for PE rentals, if you do please see Mrs. Czyzewski in room 172 to pay your rental fee.

Senior, If you will be receiving an Academic Scholarship that you are going to accept from either a private source or the college or university that you will be attending, we request that you inform us of this award. Please access the link to report your scholarships either on Naviance or included in an email sent to you. Complete one form per scholarship. Please be sure to complete this online form (no paper copies, please) by May 1st. We hope that you will join us on Wednesday, May 17th, at the Senior Awards Night so that we may honor you for this distinction.  If you have questions you may contact Mrs. Harney in the College and Career Center.

Students interested in enrolling in Summer School Drivers Ed can come to room 172 to sign up. Summer School Drivers Ed will be held at John Hersey High School.

This coming Thursday, April 20 Prospect will be honoring the men and women of our Mount Prospect Police and Fire departments by treating them to a luncheon here at Prospect.  So when you see multiple police cars, a couple fire trucks and several ambulances in the parking lots you will know it is not because of an emergency.   In a couple minutes, your teacher will be passing out Thank You cards so you can write a note of appreciation to our Mount Prospect Police and Fire departments.  These will be handed out to them during the luncheon on Thursday.  Not all classrooms received the Thank You notes, but if you like to fill one out please stop down to the Attendance office.  Thank you for your help.

On Saturday the boys track and field team won the Buffalo Grove BATE Meet Invite scoring an incredible 281 points outdistancing 2nd place by 115 points. Most notability sophomore Michael Shafis set the school record in the high jump clearing six feet seven and one quarter inches!!! Other wins by the varsity 4x800 of Cozine, OD, Serio and Lussenhop, the 4x100 of Konstantinou, Zalinski, Cecala and Arms, the 4x200 of Shafis, Potratz, Sherwood, and Arms the 4x400 of Arms, Cozine, Snell, and Riordan, Kevin Sherwood in the 200, Billy Matzek in the shot put and discus, Sanaghan in the 1600, Reimann in the 3200, and Moellenkamp in the long jump. 

 

Tuesday

 

College visits today:  University of California Irvine 2:00

Attention Seniors:  Can you believe that graduation is right around the corner?  Your upcoming graduation is a great opportunity for you to have your voice heard as you celebrate the accomplishments of your class.  Auditions for graduation speakers are Thursday, May 4 right after school in room 235.  We are looking for diverse voices, so anyone who is interested should feel free to come and try out!   Information and sign-up for appointments is in the KLC at the tutor sign-in desk. You will also receive information about the speech and auditions when you sign up.  You must sign-up by Monday, May 1, 2017.  Questions?  Please see Mrs. Joiner, Mrs. Corr, or Mrs. Sherwin.

"Ping pong club meets again this Thursday outside of room 315.  All are welcome from first timers to experts!  See Mrs. Van Hoy or Ms. Kim for more information.

Saturday Academy will be this weekend in the KLC. Come anytime between 8:30 and 11:30am to work on homework or get help from a teacher or tutor.

The final Principal's Advisory Council meeting is Friday,April 21st in the Community Room during your lunch period.  Remember, you must have signed up in the main office in September to be a part of this group.  Please check off your name on the attendance sheet when you enter and find our name card.

Please check the list outside the PE office rm 172 to see if you owe any money for PE rentals, if you do please see Mrs. Czyzewski in room 172 to pay your rental fee.

Students interested in enrolling in Summer School Drivers Ed can come to room 172 to sign up. Summer School Drivers Ed will be held at John Hersey High School.

Girls Who Code will meet tomorrow after school in room 162.

Varsity Soccer lost a tough match last night at Buffalo Grove 2-1. Kristen Schneider's second half goal brought the Knight's level in the match on an assist by Jalyn Mosley but they could not capitalize to find the game winner and fell short in the match. The Knights host MSL opponent Conant tomorrow night at 6:30pm.

Please support Girls Soccer tonight by taking your talents to Potbelly tonight and dine in from 5-8pm to support the Girls Soccer program. 

The jv 1 soccer team beat buffalo Grove 3-0 on Monday. Ashely Adams scored the goals and Natalie midowiski and Lilly schober stopped the shots in net.

The JV2 Girl's Soccer team defeated Buffalo Grove 3-0. Julia Pollina, Amanda Page and Katie Peterson each scored, Patty Antolak and Amanda Page recorded assists. Maddie Dorsch recorded the shut-out in goal behind a strong team effort.

Girls water polo pulled off a pair of wins last night against the Wheeling. JV defeated the Wildcats 7 to 3, led in scoring by Amanda Bankey with 3 goals and Annie McGuire with 2. On varsity, the knights won 9 to 1, with goals scored by Colleen Doyle, Ann Fulk, Kate Colehour, Emma Colehour, Gracie Dix and Megan Fyfer. Goalie Mary Clair MacAleer made 10 stops to lead the team on defense. Nice job knights!

Congrats to the Girls Track and Field team as they took 5th at the Downers Grove North Invitational this past weekend.  Leading the way for the Knights were:

Wilson 2nd in the 3200m run
the 4x100meter relay of Busby, Berman, Kowalczuk, and Hennig placed 4th
the 4x200meter relay of Busby, Berman, Kowalczuk, and Withey placed 3rd
the frosh/soph 4x400meter relay of Skoufos, Berman, Kowalczuk and Withey placed 3rd running a new school record.
Jillian Hennig won the shot put with a personal best throw.
Sherwood placed 3rd in the high jump
Stone placed 3rd in the pole vault.
Congrats to all the athletes that participated and best of luck as they head to Buffalo Grove today for the Triangular meet.
GO KNIGHTS!
 
 
 
 
Wednesday
 

  

Seniors, If you will be receiving an Academic Scholarship that you are going to accept from either a private source or the college or university that you will be attending, we request that you inform us of this award. Please access the link to report your scholarships either on Naviance or included in an email sent to you. Complete one form per scholarship. Please be sure to complete this online form (no paper copies, please) by May 1st. We hope that you will join us on Wednesday, May 17th, at the Senior Awards Night so that we may honor you for this distinction. If you have questions you may contact Mrs. Harney in the College and Career Center.

Please come to dinner at the Randhurst Panera between 4 and 8pm on Thursday, April 20 to support Girls Track & Field and show the flyer on your phone or in print. Talk to an athlete or coach for more information. Thanks for your support.

Attention Seniors:  Can you believe that graduation is right around the corner?  Your upcoming graduation is a great opportunity for you to have your voice heard as you celebrate the accomplishments of your class.  Auditions for graduation speakers are Thursday, May 4 right after school in room 235.  We are looking for diverse voices, so anyone who is interested should feel free to come and try out!   Information and sign-up for appointments is in the KLC at the tutor sign-in desk. You will also receive information about the speech and auditions when you sign up.  You must sign-up by Monday, May 1, 2017.  Questions?  Please see Mrs. Joiner, Mrs. Corr, or Mrs. Sherwin.

Saturday Academy will be this weekend in the KLC. Come anytime between 8:30 and 11:30am to work on homework or get help from a teacher or tutor.

The final Principal's Advisory Council meeting is Friday ,April 21st in the Community Room during your lunch period.  Remember, you must have signed up in the main office in September to be a part of this group.  Please check off your name on the attendance sheet when you enter and find our name card.

Please check the list outside the PE office rm 172 to see if you owe any money for PE rentals, if you do please see Mrs. Czyzewski in room 172 to pay your rental fee.

 

Students interested in enrolling in Summer School Drivers Ed can come to room 172 to sign up. Summer School Drivers Ed will be held at John Hersey High School.

 

Girls Soccer host MSL crossover opponent tonight in the stadium. The JV1 match starts @ 4:45 followed @ 6:45pm. Come on out and support our Knights as the battle the Cougars.

 

The JV softball team is on a 3 game winning streak!  Anna Linneman was the winning pitcher against Elk Grove on Monday and Emily Depa was the winning pitcher against Schaumburg yesterday.  The Knights had 11 hits yesterday.  Adeline Wantuch, Kasi Acosta and Sarah Gibbons lead the offense.  

 

The Frosh/Soph Softball team has had a great start to the week.   Beating Elk Grove on Monday and Schaumburg on Tuesday.  On Monday the ladies jumped out to a strong lead with 9 runs in the first inning.  The team's big inning was driven by Kelly Wyatt,  Margaux Cummings, Sara Martino, Sara Moore, Michelle Marshall, and Theresa Sheridan.   Lauren Serio came in as the relief pitcher in the 4th inning and getting three consecutive outs.  The Knights shut down the Grens in the 5th for the win.  Against Schaumburg the ladies came back from being 8 down after 3 to win.   The team had 17 hits.   Meghan Prisby, Theresa Sheridan,  Alyssa Morandi, Kelly Wyatt, and Rachel Zeug all had a multiple hit game.   Kelly Wyatt capped off the comeback with allowing only 1 hit in the last 2 innings for Schaumburg.  Come out and support the ladies tonight at Hersey and tomorrow at home.

 

Congrats to the Girls Track and Field on their outstanding performances at the Joliet West Invite.  The Knights placed 2nd on the JV level and 6th on the varsity. 

Leading the way for the Knights were:

Tuczak 1st in the 800m

Galloway 3rd in the 1600m

Rishko 1st in the 1600m

Dircks 3rd in the 1600m

Rouse 1st in the 3200m run

Kukuc 3rd in the 100m hurdles

4x800meter relay of Hubbard, Galloway, Drew, Piagari placed 1st.

JV 4x800meter relay of Czeslawski, Dircks, Roberson, Rishko placed 1st.

Tessa Wrede 2nd ind the discus 

Okamoto 2nd in the pole vault

Rishko 2nd in the pole vault

It was a great team day and a day of many personal bests.  GO KNIGHTS!!

 

Thursday

 

Good luck to Joe Shepherd of the Prospect History Bee and Bowl who will be going to the National History Bowl this weekend in Washington DC.In the regular season Joe was the state champion of Missouri and Wisconsin facing teams 5 times his size. Due to his victories,Prospect has been ranked the 24th best team in the nation and will face 250 of the best teams in America for the chance to win a free vacation to Germany. Good Luck Joe.

Please come to dinner at the Randhurst Panera between 4 and 8pm TODAY to support Girls Track & Field and show the flyer on your phone or in print. Talk to an athlete or coach for more information. Thanks for your support.

Saturday Academy will be this weekend in the KLC. Come anytime between 8:30 and 11:30am to work on homework or get help from a teacher or tutor.

The final Principal's Advisory Council meeting is Friday ,April 21st in the Community Room during your lunch period.  Remember, you must have signed up in the main office in September to be a part of this group.  Please check off your name on the attendance sheet when you enter and find our name card.

Please check the list outside the PE office rm 172 to see if you owe any money for PE rentals, if you do please see Mrs. Czyzewski in room 172 to pay your rental fee.

Students interested in enrolling in Summer School Drivers Ed can come to room 172 to sign up. Summer School Drivers Ed will be held at John Hersey High School.

The boys track and field team won the MSL East Championship by an astounding 100 points!!! Wins by Sherwood in the 400, Riordan and Fowler in the 800, OD in the 3200, the 4x100 and 4x200 relays of Konstantinou, Zalinski, Cecala, Arms and Carreon, Young, Horvath, Moellenkamp, the 4x400 relay of Fowler, Morrow, Walter and Snell, the 4x800 relays of Cozine, Sanaghan, Serio, Riordan and Morrow, Snell, Fowler, Heil, Matzek in the shot and discus, Johnson in the shot and discus, Estrella in the pole vault, and Moellenkamp in the long and triple jump.  

Girls water polo scored a pair of wins last night at their annual teacher appreciation game. Varsity defeated the Buffalo Grove Bison 11 to 1, with goals made by Colleen Doyle, who netted 5, Gracie Dix added 4, and Katie Mueller and Olivia Thomas both came away with one. Goalie Mary Claire MacAleer made 9 saves. JV pulled out a win in a close game against Buffalo Grove with a final score of 2-1. Goals were scored by Caitlin Broz and Katie Keane with Amanda Baenke getting 3 steals and goalie Jade Gembala making 4 blocks. The girls water polo team would like to thank Mr. Camardella, Mr. Aldworth, Mr. Grasse, Mr. Novak, and Mr. Bondi for coming to the game and participating in the fun. Thank you Prospect teachers!

The girls jv1 soccer team beat conant 1-0 with the lone goal coming from Taylor Kosla and the back line of Moran, burrkhardt, mitka and moon with Bella budnick in goal earned their 6th consecutive shutout.

The Jv2 Girl's Soccer team defeated Conant 1-0. Julia Pollina scored off an assist from Patty Antolak, Maddie Dorsch earned the shut-out.

 

Friday

 

If you signed up to be a member of Principal's Advisory Council, remember the final meeting is today in the Community Room.  Please check off your name on the attendance sheet when you enter and find your name card.  This meeting is only open to students who previously signed up in the main office.

Attention all boys soccer players. There will be a brief team meeting on Wednesday, April 26th in room 157 after school. If you cannot attend, check in with Coach Andrews. 

¡Buenos días!  Are you a Spanish student that will have taken 4 semesters of Spanish here at Prospect by the end of this semester? Do you have a cumulative GPA of 4.0? Then you are qualified to be a member of the Spanish National Honor Society.  There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday, April 26th, before and after school.  This meeting will inform you on what you need to apply for next year and give you information on how to get a head start this summer on your Cultural and Service hours. We will meet Wednesday at 7:00 a.m. and right after school.  Come to the meeting that works for you!  If you cannot make the meeting, please come see Sra. Pak in room 126.  ¡Gracias!

Considering an internship?  Come learn about the D214 Internship Program on Monday, 4/24, at the beginning of each Lunch Period.  Head to Computer Lab C and hear about the exciting opportunities the internship program can offer you!  This is open to ANY and ALL students.   

Saturday Academy will be this weekend in the KLC. Come anytime between 8:30 and 11:30am to work on homework or get help from a teacher or tutor.

Please check the list outside the PE office rm 172 to see if you owe any money for PE rentals, if you do please see Mrs. Czyzewski in room 172 to pay your rental fee.

Students interested in enrolling in Summer School Drivers Ed can come to room 172 to sign up. Summer School Drivers Ed will be held at John Hersey High School.

Varsity Soccer kicks off the Knights' Invite today at 4:30 in the stadium versus Elgin. In addition to Elgin the Knights will be hosting Lake Zurich, Lake Park, McHenry, and University High Normal. Come out and support Varsity Soccer this weekend.

Congrats to the Varsity softball team for their conference win over Rolling Meadows last night!  The Knights battled the entire game and came out on top 8-4.  Claire Doherty had another strong performance on the mound, while catcher Jackie Orel threw out three base runners.  Madeline Borkowski also belted her first home run of the season, bringing in 3 RBI.  The Knights have a home double header tomorrow starting at 10 against Niles North.