Daily Announcements February 2, 2023

    Please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance followed by a brief moment of silence.


    Happy Groundhog Day, Knights!


    2/2 Congratulations to the following 10 athletes on signing college scholarships yesterday to continue their athletic careers at the next level: Talli Copple, Blake Lowery, Meegan Castle, Noelle Coleman,
    Madeleine Bina, Dom Esposito, Jackson Sander, Gino Roca, Caleb Botticello, and Carter Hancock. Way to Go Knights!


    1/31-2/10 Attention Knights! We will be having our first Sadie Hawkins dance on Saturday, February 11th from 8 -11pm in the Aux gym! The theme is Saturday Night Fever! So come dressed in your best disco 70s inspired attire! There will be a light up dance floor and food trucks! Ticket sales are $30 until February 7th, so make sure to purchase yours on gofan.co! If you would like to bring someone outside the kingdom, please make sure to get your guest pass from the bookstore. Can't wait to see you all there! GOOOOOOO KNIGHTS! 


    1/31-2/10 Hey Knights! With our Saturday Night Fever dance coming up, we have our next spirit week! This spirit week is a throwback to the 70s, so we start off with:

    • Tie dye day on Monday.
    • Then bring your “Boogie Shoes” on Tuesday and wear either converse or vans.
    • Wednesday will be “Battle of the Bands,” wear your best band t-shirt.
    • Thursday is the “Kingdom Strikes Back”, so wear your best Star Wars gear!
    • And finally, Friday is beach vs biker day. Can’t wait to see your 70’s school spirit!

    1/31-2/8 Hey Knights!! Student Council is co-sponsoring a Battle of the Bands competition with the Melomaniacs Club. It will be Wednesday, February 8th from 5-7pm in the HCPA

    2/1 Knights, Tonight - Thursday - is the final boys basketball game of the season. It is Senior Night, and playoffs are likely on the line. Seminary is offering the first 200 Higley students that arrive free pizza, drinks, and a ticket to the game. Tomorrow night - Let's pack the house for this important game.


    2/1-2/3 Knights! The track and field season starts on Monday. You must be cleared in Register My Athlete this week to participate in practice. Please see Ms. Nevins with any questions.”



    2/1-2/2 Attention Beach Volleyball Players. There will be a players meeting today -  Thursday right after school in the media center to meet the coaching staff and learn about the upcoming season. Everyone is invited to attend. This is for all beach volleyball players. Please attend this Thursday, in the media center.


    1/23-2/7 NHS is hosting a blood drive in the auxiliary gym next Tuesday February 7. Fliers are posted around school with the QR code for you to reserve your spot.  The code to log in is KNIGHTS.  You must be 16 to donate and donors under 18 require a parent consent form. You can pick one up in room 402.


    1/27-2/9 Would you like send a Saxy Gram to that special someone for Valentine's Day? Maybe you want to embarrass your friends? Find the table in the cafeteria selling Saxy Grams during all 3 lunches beginning January 30th thru February 10th. A Saxy Gram consists of a note, a flower, and a performance in front of the class for $5. You can add a full-sized chocolate bar for an additional $2. A group of saxophone players will find that special somebody to serenade during 2nd hour on February 14th. To get yours stop by the table today during your lunch! All funds raised will help the band on their trip to California in April.


    1/30-2/3 Chess Club is back. We will have chess club after school tomorrow, Friday Feb. 3, at 2:15 to 3:30. If you want to learn, or you are already a talented player, please come. Bring your friends!


    1/1/-1/27 All Best Buddies Club Members need to sign up for the Best Buddies Carnival, which will be held on March 3rd. See Mrs. Sharp in room 202 to sign up. 


    1/18-2/13 Best Buddies club members...do you want to attend the AZ Best Buddies Friendship Ball on February 18th? Don't forget to register online. Check your email for more information.