Edsel Ford High School

Daily News for April 28, 2009

Good morning, Edsel Ford! Today is Tuesday, April 28th, and these are your daily announcements.


There will be a meeting of anyone interested in assisting the class of 2010 to organize, prepare, and run their final date at Edsel Ford: the senior class party, held the night just following their graduation from EFHS (likely to be June 4th, 2010)! All interested parents, guardians, supporters and other friends are welcome to attend and contribute time, energy and ideas on May 7th at 7:00 pm in the cafeteria.


All cross-country runners: There will be a short but VERY IMPORTANT meeting on Thursday, April 30th in the cafeteria at 6:30 p.m. PLEASE be threre; we will be discussing running camp, summer training, fundraising, and there will be food! See you Thursday!


Student Council officers: there will be a meeting in C-3 at 2:20 this Wednesday, April 29th.


Tryouts for the 2009-10 cheerleading squad for both football and basketball season

will be Friday, May 15 at 5:30 in the main gym.  We will have clinics on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday May 11th, 12th and 13th from 5 to 7 p.m.  You MUST have a physical to attend the clinics and tryouts. 


Prom tickets will be on sale from now until May 8th in the cafeteria: $90 for couples and $50 for singles.


On Thursday, May 14, the Yemen American Public Affairs Council will be hosting its 5th annual Educational Fair at the University of Michigan – Dearborn from 10:30 to 2:30. If you are interested in attending this event, please sign up in the Counseling Office or in Mr. William Ali’s office by Friday, May 1st.


Seniors: all library materials are due by May 15th.   All fines must be paid to avoid graduation difficulties.


Any seniors interested in trying out for Senior Commencement speeches must stop by C-6 and pick up and information sheet from Mr.Machak. A typed form of the speech is due by May 15th.


Election applications for juniors running for student council and sophomores running for junior class officers can be picked up in the student office. Freshmen may pick up their applications from Mrs. Maculiff.  Please read the applications. They are due May 1st.


Hat day is this Friday!  Bring in a hat you want to wear for the day.  One dollar will get you a sticker to put on your hat:  no sticker – no hat.  Student Council and class officers will come to your classes with the stickers.  All funds raised will go to Kids with Cancer.



And now for today’s sports:

Boys golf is home against Lincoln Park at 2:15. Boys and girls track is home against Redford Union and Dearborn High at 3:30. Girls Tennis is against Crestwood, JV home at 4, and Varsity away at 4. Lastly, Boys baseball is against Dearborn High today, JV home at 4 and Varsity away at 4.


Today’s lunch will consist of: chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, gravy, chocolate pudding, and homemade dinner rolls.


Now for today’s random fact:

The Australian $5 and $100 dollar notes are made of plastic.


Thanks for listening, Edsel Ford.   Have a great day!