12.19.14

Weekly Activities
From Mr. Flater
Tuesday 11/25/2014
5:00 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL VARSITY Dakota Tournament vs RR/SM @ Dakota HS

Wednesday 11/26/2014
5:00 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL VARSITY Dakota Tournament vs No. Boone @ Dakota HS
5:45 PM BOYS BASKETBALL VARSITY Oregon Tournament vs Hinckley-Big Rock @ Oregon HS Gym
7:15 PM BOYS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE Oregon Tournament vs Hinckley-Big Rock @ Oregon Blackhawk Center - south ct

Friday 11/28/2014
TBA GIRLS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN DeKalb Tourney @ DeKalb High School
TBA GIRLS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN DeKalb Tourney @ DeKalb High School
TBA GIRLS BASKETBALL VARSITY Dakota Tournament vs St. Eds @ Dakota HS - Rescheduled from Monday
9:00 AM GIRLS BOWLING VARSITY NIBC Tournament @ Town&Country, Mt. Morris
4:00 PM BOYS FOOTBALL VARSITY IHSA State @ Univ of Illinois

Saturday 11/29/2014
TBA BOYS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE Oregon Tournament @ Oregon Middle School
TBA BOYS BASKETBALL VARSITY Oregon Tournament @ Oregon HS
TBA GIRLS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN DeKalb Tourney @ DeKalb High School
TBA GIRLS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN DeKalb Tourney @ DeKalb High School
10:00 AM GIRLS BASKETBALL VARSITY Dakota Tournament vs Dakota @ Dakota HS
11:30 AM GIRLS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE Stillman Valley Tourney @ Stillman Valley HS
3:00 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL VARSITY Dakota Tournament vs Aquin @ Dakota HS

Monday 12/1/2014
TBD GIRLS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE Stillman Valley Tournament @ Stillman Valley HS

Tuesday 12/2/2014
4:00 PM GIRLS BOWLING VARSITY vs Rockford Lutheran @ Town&Country, Mt. Morris
4:00 PM CHESS VARSITY Northern Illinois Chess League @ Stillman Valley HS
4:30 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN vs Oregon @ PE Center Ct. 1
5:30 PM BOYS WRESTLING JV Triangular vs West Carroll & Newman @ Savannah
5:45 PM BOYS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN vs Burlington Central @ Burlington Central HS
5:45 PM BOYS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE vs Burlington Central @ Burlington Central HS
5:45 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE vs Oregon @ High School Gym
6:00 PM BOYS WRESTLING VARSITY Triangular vs West Carroll & Newman @ West Carroll HS, Savannah
7:00 PM BOYS BASKETBALL VARSITY vs Burlington Central @ Central HS
7:00 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL VARSITY vs Oregon @ High School Gym

Thursday 12/4/2014
4:00 PM GIRLS BOWLING VARSITY vs Mendota @ Town&Country, Mt. Morris
7:00 PM Madrigal Practice

Friday 12/5/2014
TBA GIRLS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN vs Burlington Central HS @ HBT gym, Central HS
4:00 PM GIRLS BOWLING VARSITY vs Christian Life @ Cherry Bowl
4:30 PM BOYS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN vs Princeton @ PE Center Ct. 4
5:45 PM BOYS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE vs Princeton @ High School Gym
5:45 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE vs Burlington Central @ Central HS
6:00 PM BOYS WRESTLING JV Triangular vs Polo & Jefferson @ PE Center Ct. 1
6:00 PM BOYS WRESTLING VARSITY Triangular vs Polo & Jefferson @ PE Center Ct. 1
7:00 PM BOYS BASKETBALL VARSITY vs Princeton @ High School Gym
7:00 PM GIRLS BASKETBALL VARSITY vs Burlington Central @ Central HS

Saturday 12/6/2014
8:00 AM SCHOLASTIC BOWL VARSITY Sauk Valley Challenge @ Morrison HS
8:00 AM SPEECH TEAM vs DeKalb @ DeKalb HS
8:30 AM BOYS SWIMMING and DIVING VARSITY Harlem Invite @ Harlem HS
8:30 AM BOYS WRESTLING F/S Byron Tournament @ PE Center
9:00 AM BOYS BASKETBALL FRESHMEN Marengo Tournament @ Marengo HS
9:00 AM BOYS BASKETBALL SOPHOMORE Stillman Valley Tournament @ Stillman Valley HS
9:30 AM CHESS VARSITY Northern Illinois Chess League @ Guilford HS
6:30 PM Madrigals



Madrigal Dinner
From Mrs. Harn
Madrigal Dinner
The Chamber Choir is holding its annual Madrigal Dinner on Saturday, December 6th

Tickets are $15.00 per person. The event begins at 6:30 pm with the doors opening at 6:00.

The evening is filled with food, drama, singing, and merriment. It is located in the high school commons.



Senior Shirt Orders!
From Mr. McFarron

Senior ApparelSenior shirts are ready to order! The design has been posted in Mr. McFarron’s room and in the math/science hallway. Short sleeve shirts are $20, baseball shirts are $25 and hoodies are $30. All orders are due by Monday, November 17th to Mr. McFarron. Payment is due when the order is placed.

Order forms are in Mr. McFarron’s room and can downloaded by clicking on the following link: Download Form



October Students of the Month
From Mr. Verona

FreshmanSophomoreJuniorSeniorEmployee
Alex CarlsonTyler ChristiansonMartha HodappWhitney FranklinAustin Henry
 Alex
Carlson
 Tyler Christianson Martha
Hodapp
 Whitney
Franklin
Austin
 Henry 

Our Employee of the Month, Austin Henry, works as a dining room attendant at McDonald's in Byron.
 

October Students of the Month

Pictured from left to right are: Brent Baker from Byron Bank, Alex Carlson, Tyler Christianson, Martha Hodapp, Whitney Franklin , and Marty Grant from Stillman Bank. Each of the students received a gift card for their achievement.

Click image to enlarge.


Byron Foundation Gift Cards
From the Byron Foundation

Foundation Gift Cards
Click for more Info

The Byron Foundation is able to purchase gift cards from hundreds of retailers nationwide at a discount, which can then be purchased at face value. The difference is a profit for The Byron Foundation. Two Ways to Purchase Gift Cards:



Skyward's Family Access 

Instructions are provided for parents pertaining to the navigation of the student gradebook using Skyward's Family Access.

Click Here For Skyward Family Access
Navigating the K-2 Gradebook pdfNavigating the 3-5 Gradebook  pdf Navigating the 6-12 Gradebook pdf 


New Students to Byron High School
From HS Office
All new students seeking to enroll at Byron High School should contact Mrs. Deanna Groves in the HS Office. To enroll you must have:

  • proof of address
  • an original birth certificate
  • updated health records

Call the High School office for additional information at 815-234-5491, 228



Community Service  
From Mrs. McMullen

Community Service Click on the following links for your Community Service form. 
  • pdf format (FY2014 - 2015)

    When completed, the plan will provide at least 2.5 hours of charitable or non-profit service to others outside the home resulting in a tangible benefit to others. Community service must be completed outside of school hours.

    Service done prior to 5/24/10 cannot be proposed or accepted using this form.


Cartoon of the Day Link!
Today's Cartoon  Now you can get a little humor every day. Click on the cartoon picture and you can read a daily cartoon. Every day there will be a new one so check back often!