April 2021 Announcements

4/30/21

  • Attention all GSA members...
    Our next GSA meeting is Monday, May 3rd, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mr. McComb's room (B207). We look forward to seeing everyone then.
  • Model U.N. members, we have 4 posters ready. If you have a study hall and would like to help, come see Mrs. Parker in B201! Thanks!!!
  •  Great news XHS- National Honor Society will still accept your donations for the canned food drive through Monday. So over the weekend hit up your parents to take you to the grocery to get your donations. Collection bins are locate in the lobby and the cafeteria. 6L its time to step up your game!
    We appreciate YOU!

4/29/21

  • Good morning Xenia High School! The National Honor Society is hosting a canned-food drive this week. All donations can be delivered in the bins in the cafeteria, mezz, and main lobby. Donate to help your lunch win a prize!
  • Attention Garden Club members! Our Garden Club meeting is TODAY, after school from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm. We will meet in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) to start, then move outside for a tree planting demonstration!

    Are you snackish after school? The Garden Club "Snack Shack" will be open TODAY, right after the 2:23 bell, for anyone wanting to grab a snack on their way home. We will be set up outside by the XHS sign so that both bus riders and drivers alike can be fed!
  • Attention all GSA members...
    Our next GSA meeting is Monday, May 3rd, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mr. McComb's room (B207). We look forward to seeing everyone then!

 4/28/21

  • Good morning Xenia High School! The National Honor Society is hosting a canned-food drive this week. All donations can be delivered in the bins in the cafeteria, mezz, and main lobby. Donate to help your lunch win a prize!

4/27/21

  • Good morning Xenia High School! The National Honor Society is hosting a canned-food drive this week. All donations can be delivered in the bins in the cafeteria, mezz, and main lobby. Donate to help your lunch win a prize!
  • Attention Student council members, tomorrow's meeting will be during all lunches! So grab your lunch and come down to Mrs. Petraiuolo's room for some planning and ice cream! We can't wait to see you all!

4/26/21

  • Hey Xenia High School! This week National Honor Society is hosting a canned food drive for the local food pantry. There will be a competition between lunches, so donate during your lunch to receive a prize. Donations can be made to the bins in the cafeteria, the mezz, and the lobby.
  • Juniors and Seniors! Prom Court voting is OPEN! Check your graduating class’s Google Classroom to vote for your favorites! Voting ends on April 30th at 2:30PM! COurt will be announced on Monday, May 3rd.
  • Attention teachers and students: After school tutoring and study tables will be available for all students after school in the library from 2:30-3:50 all days except Thursday from now until the end of the school year. Come by if you need help or just a quiet place and dedicated time to get school work done.
  • Attention all GSA members...

    We have a GSA meeting TODAY, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mrs. Wavra's room (C114, in the Art Room Hallway) We will be working on club t-shirt designs! We look forward to seeing everyone then!Attention all Model UN students, we have moved our meetings to Wednesday!! See you then!
  • Attention Garden Club members! Our next Garden Club meeting will be this Thursday, April 29th, after school from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm. We will meet in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) to start, then move outside for a tree planting demonstration!

    Are you snackish after school? The Garden Club "Snack Shack" will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays, right after the 2:23 bell, for anyone wanting to grab a snack on their way home. We will be set up outside by the XHS sign so that both bus riders and drivers alike can be fed!

4/23/21

  • Attention Xenia High School~ National Honor Society is holding a canned food drive next week. Not only it is a canned food drive, but it is also a competition! All 3 lunches will be competing for first prize. The lunch that brings in the most non-perishable items will be our winner! You do not need to carry your items around until lunch. We will have collection bins in the lobby before school, as well as in the mezz and the cafeteria. How CAN you help? how CAN you contribute?
  • Hola, amigos! The Spanish Club will be meeting on Monday, April 26 after school in Señora Scott's room until 3:30. We have cardboard, but bring other supplies to create a PRETTY Piñata with your amigos!
  • Today, April 23rd, is the national "Day of Silence". The "Day of Silence" is GLSEN's annual day of action to spread awareness about the effects of the bullying and harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning students. In the United States, students take a day-long vow of silence to symbolically represent the silencing of LGBTQ students.

    Teachers and staff please be aware that this is a national, student lead movement and that students who are participating may not speak or answer you today.

    Any students participating that want a mini whiteboard to communicate with can stop by Mrs. Allen's room (B238).
  • SENIORS! Today is the last day to take the Senior Picnic survey. It is in the class of 2021 google classroom. Please make sure to complete it today! If there are any questions please see Mrs. Petraiuolo.
  • After School Tutoring and Football Study Tables will be held in the library from now on. Please report to the library today after school for study tables.

4/22/21

  • Attention all Garden Club members...
    The Garden Club meets TODAY, after school, from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm. We meet in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) to start. For additional information please join our Google Classroom page, the code is 6ogsbf2.
  • Congratulations to The Boys Lacrosse team on their win last night on the road 4-2 over Northmont. Scoring for the Bucs were Seniors Nick Hughes, Gabe Shaw and Brycen Heim as well as Junior Tobias Carter. Senior Goalie Paxton Bartley kept a clean sheet in the 2nd half with help from great defense from Bryent Shepherd, Malachi Rubio & Jaxen Lewis!

4/21/21

  • Juniors and Seniors! Today is the last day that you can apply for Prom Court! If you still want to apply please check your graduating class’s Google Classroom. Applications are due by the end of the day today!
  • SENIORS! There is a survey in the class of 2021 google classroom about the Senior Picnic. Please complete the survey ASAP. It will close on Friday. AGAIN, SENIORS TAKE THE SURVEY ABOUT THE SENIOR PICNIC IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM. If there are any questions please see Mrs. Petraiuolo.
  • Attention all Model UN members, we will meet on Thursday, April 22nd after school in B201. We will discuss next fundraiser. We are still accepting new members. All students are welcome!!
  • This reminder is for all students and staff.  At 2.23 pm, there is a bell.  When this bell rings, ONLY students who are walking home, driving home, or being picked up in the front parking lot are supposed to leave classrooms.  These students should leave the building as soon as they are released from their classes.At 2.30, there is a second bell.  When this bell rings, students staying after school for practices, for after school tutoring, and to catch buses to go home should be released.  These individuals should go immediately to their buses, to tutoring, or to their practice area. Students should NOT be standing in the hallways during this time, but should be moving to leave the building.  Please do NOT stand in the hallways - please move to leave the building.
  • After school tutoring and football study tables will be held in the girl's side mezzanine until further notice.
4/20/21
  • Don't you wish that you and a friend could sit in the front row for the Spring Musical "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown?" Now's your chance! The Theater Department and Student Council will be holding a raffle for two front row tickets to this Friday night's show at lunches all week and the winner will be announced on the Friday afternoon announcements. Raffle tickets are 50 cents each, or 3 for $1. You can also meet members of the cast at the raffle table at lunch as well...don't miss out!

    Speaking of the musical, there are 3 performances this week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. All shows start at 7:30. The Jazz Band will also be performing before the show when doors open at 6:30. Tickets are still available for pre-sale at xeniahs.booktix.com or can be bought at the door. Come and enjoy this family-friendly comedy and have some laughs!
  •  Any senior interested in speaking with a representative from the Electrical Apprenticeship please let your Counselor know. A representative will here April 30th at 9:00 for an informational presentation.

4/19/21

  • Juniors and Seniors! We are still accepting applications for Prom Court! Please check your graduating class’s Google Classroom if you want to apply. All applications are due by Wednesday, April 21st!’
  • Attention all GSA members...
    We have a GSA meeting TODAY, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mrs. Allen's room (B238). We will be working on club t-shirt designs! We look forward to seeing everyone then!
  • Attention all Garden Club members...
    The Garden Club will meet this Thursday, April 22nd, after school, from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm. We will meet in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) to start, then move outside to continue planning our planting projects! Together we are going to make Xenia High more beautiful! For additional information please join our Google Classroom page, the code is 6ogsbf2.
  • Spring Service Project advertising volunteer opportunity, 4/21 @2:30 in Mrs. Tate's room. Check Google Classroom for more information.
  •  Attention Xenia Marching Band members! Leadership applications for the 2021-2022 season are due to Mr. Lewis in the band room no later than 2:50PM today. Please sign up for an interview time on the black bulletin board in the back of the band room after you have turned in your applications.

4/15/21

  • Do you like to garden? Do you ever wish you had a "green thumb"? Would you like to make Xenia High a more beautiful place? Well then the Xenia High School GARDEN CLUB is the right place for you!!! The first ever meeting of the garden club will be held TODAY, after school from 2:30pm until 3:30 pm. We will meet in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) to start, then move outside to start planning our planting projects!
  • Students must remain on the first floor before the 7:15 AM bell. There should be NO students on the second floor before 7:15 AM!!! Thank you for your cooperation.
  • Attention all students. Model UN needs you to help solve the world climate crisis. Join us today, April 15th in B201 to make a difference. No research necessary. We will provide you with a country!!!

4/14/21

  • Seniors and Juniors, Today is the LAST day to buy your prom ticket. Tickets are $20 and will be sold during lunch. If we do not sell out of tickets today, A Senior or Junior who already has a ticket will be eligible to purchase an underclassmen or outside guest ticket on Thursday and Friday. Any senior or junior that does not have a ticket and would like to purchase a student ticket and a guest ticket, will be eligible to purchase tickets on Friday if tickets are still available.

    Remember.It is first come first serve. Tickets are NON transferrable and non-refundable!
  • Seniors and Juniors! DO you want to be on prom court? Prom Court applications are open! Check your graduating class’s Google Classroom for the application. Your application must be submitted with a picture by April 21st.
  • Juniors and Seniors, We are extending prom ticket sales through Friday for Juniors and Seniors who have not purchased tickets. Juniors and Seniors who already purchased tickets will have the opportunity to buy one guest ticket on Thursday and Friday for $20. We have 95 tickets available. Tickets will be on sale tomorrow morning at 7:15, during lunch and after school until 2:40. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable.
  • Come to the model UN meeting on Thursday, April 15th. We're going to solve the world climate crisis. All are welcome!

4/13/21

  • Seniors and Juniors, Tomorrow is the LAST day to buy your prom ticket. Tickets are $20 and will be on sale tomorrow morning at 9:15 and during lunch. If we do not sell out of tickets on Wednesday, A Senior or Junior who already purchased a ticket will be eligible to purchase an underclassmen or outside guest ticket on Thursday and Friday. Again, only students who have tickets will be eligible to purchase one additional ticket. It will be first come first serve. Tickets are NON transferrable and non-refundable!
  • It's Taco Tuesday so everyone should head out to the Xenia Chipotle from 4-8 to raise funds for the Model UN team. Show the flyer or use promo code LEW273N when completing an online order!!! Thanks for your support.
4/12/21
  • Attention all GSA members...
    We have a GSA meeting TODAY, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) AND virtually via Google meet. We look forward to seeing everyone!
  • Help support the Model United Nations team by having dinner at Chipotle on Tuesday from
    4:00pm-8:00pm. You can even purchase items online by using the promo code LEW273N.
  • Any girl interested in playing softball next fall open gyms begin tonight from 5:30-7:30
  • If you still need to pick up a Powderpuff T-shirt please come to room B1 12 during first period or between classes. Please do not come during class time. You can also pick them up during lunch. See Mrs Petraiuolo with any questions.
  • Thank you again for all of you who signed up to donate blood. You will receive your pass, indicating your assigned donation time, during 1st period. Please leave at your assigned time and bring your picture ID as you enter the gym. Be sure to follow signs indicating the correct entrance. Drink plenty of water before your assigned time. Thank you for saving a life!
  • The library will be closed periods 2, 3, 4, and 5. We will reopen at 11:30.
  • Hola, amigos! The Spanish Club will be meeting today after school in Señora Scott's room. We will be making plans for our Cinco de Mayo celebration!
  • A reminder to all students that Tuesday and Wednesday we will be administering the State End Of Course tests for English 10.  If you are currently enrolled in an English 10 class you will need to be at school by 7.25 AM tomorrow.  

     Classes will operate on a two hour delay bell schedule on Tuesday and Wednesday.  Students who are NOT testing do not need to arrive at the building until 9.15.  Please make sure to bring your “charged” chrome book tomorrow.

    If you are a bus rider, and the bus is the only way you can get to school, you need to ride the bus to school at the regular time.  We will have a place for you to do work until 9.15.  

  • Tonight’s Varsity baseball and softball games will now be played at Piqua, bus time is 3pm, todays JV baseball game is canceled.
  •  The following is an important reminder for all of Mrs. Allen's students... please, PLEASE remember to take your extra credit plants home tonight! They will NOT survive in your locker and a dead plant doesn't earn any extra credit!

4/12/21

  • Attention all GSA members...
    We have a GSA meeting TODAY, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) AND virtually via Google meet. We look forward to seeing everyone!
  • Help support the Model United Nations team by having dinner at Chipotle on Tuesday from
    4:00pm-8:00pm. You can even purchase items online by using the promo code LEW273N.
  • Any girl interested in playing softball next fall open gyms begin tonight from 5:30-7:30
  • If you still need to pick up a Powderpuff T-shirt please come to room B1 12 during first period or between classes. Please do not come during class time. You can also pick them up during lunch. See Mrs Petraiuolo with any questions.
  • Thank you again for all of you who signed up to donate blood. You will receive your pass, indicating your assigned donation time, during 1st period. Please leave at your assigned time and bring your picture ID as you enter the gym. Be sure to follow signs indicating the correct entrance. Drink plenty of water before your assigned time. Thank you for saving a life!
  • The library will be closed periods 2, 3, 4, and 5. We will reopen at 11:30.
  • Hola, amigos! The Spanish Club will be meeting today after school in Señora Scott's room. We will be making plans for our Cinco de Mayo celebration!
  • A reminder to all students that Tuesday and Wednesday we will be administering the State End Of Course tests for English 10.  If you are currently enrolled in an English 10 class you will need to be at school by 7.25 AM tomorrow.  

     Classes will operate on a two hour delay bell schedule on Tuesday and Wednesday.  Students who are NOT testing do not need to arrive at the building until 9.15.

     If you are a bus rider, and the bus is the only way you can get to school, you need to ride the bus to school at the regular time.  We will have a place for you to do work until 9.15.  

  •  Tonight’s Varsity baseball and softball games will now be played at Piqua, bus time is 3pm, todays JV baseball game is canceled.

  • The following is an important reminder for all of Mrs. Allen's students... please, PLEASE remember to take your extra credit plants home tonight! They will NOT survive in your locker and a dead plant doesn't earn any extra credit
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  •  4/12/21
  • Attention all GSA members...
    We have a GSA meeting TODAY, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) AND virtually via Google meet. We look forward to seeing everyone!
  • Help support the Model United Nations team by having dinner at Chipotle on Tuesday from
    4:00pm-8:00pm. You can even purchase items online by using the promo code LEW273N.
  • Any girl interested in playing softball next fall open gyms begin tonight from 5:30-7:30
  • If you still need to pick up a Powderpuff T-shirt please come to room B1 12 during first period or between classes. Please do not come during class time. You can also pick them up during lunch. See Mrs Petraiuolo with any questions.
  • Thank you again for all of you who signed up to donate blood. You will receive your pass, indicating your assigned donation time, during 1st period. Please leave at your assigned time and bring your picture ID as you enter the gym. Be sure to follow signs indicating the correct entrance. Drink plenty of water before your assigned time. Thank you for saving a life!
  • The library will be closed periods 2, 3, 4, and 5. We will reopen at 11:30.
  • Hola, amigos! The Spanish Club will be meeting today after school in Señora Scott's room. We will be making plans for our Cinco de Mayo celebration!

4/8/21

  • Do you like to garden? Do you ever wish you had a "green thumb"? Would you like to make Xenia High a more beautiful place? Well then the Xenia High School GARDEN CLUB is the right place for you!!! The first ever meeting of the garden club will be held on Thursday, April 15th, after school from 2:30pm until 3:30 pm. We will meet in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) to start, then move outside to start planning our planting projects!
  • Powderpuff game is this Friday. It will be the Seniors vs. the Junior class, the Sophomore class, AND the freshman. Are the seniors able to hold off this fierce competitors? Get your ticket to the game and find out! The game starts at 6:30 PM. You can buy your ticket today or Friday at lunch. Tickets are $3.00 We will also sell tickets at the gate.

    Attention Powderpuff players and coaches: There is a MANDATORY meeting Friday before the game from 5-6 pm at the stadium. You MUST BE AT THIS PRACTICE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GAME. If you are not at this practice you will not play. Make sure you also buy a mouth guard. If there are any questions please speak with Mrs. Petraiuolo.
  • Thank you to everyone who signed up for the blood drive coming up this next Monday April 12. You will receive a pass during first period on Monday,that will indicate your donation time. Please leave for your appointment at the assigned time and not earlier. Be sure to eat a big breakfast and drink plenty of water. You will also need a picture ID when you sign in. If you have any questions contact Mrs.Wavra.
  • Attention all Model UN members. Please bring your chromebook to the meeting today! Not a member of Model UN? You are still welcome to attend the meeting. We would love to see you there!
  • Freshman, Sophomore and Junior powderpuff players please pick up your shirts at the end of the day from Mrs. Petraiuolo's room B112.

4/7/21

  • Today is the last day to secure your spot at the Xenia Spring Blood Drive, happening next Monday April 12th. You must be 16 years of age and weigh at least 110 pounds. Permission slips are available in the main office, guidance office and outside of Mrs. Wavra's room c114. They are due today by 230pm. Late permission slips will not be accepted this time due to coronavirus restrictions. Sign up today to save a life!
  • The 2021 Walk the Red Carpet Xenia High School Prom will take place on Saturday, May 8th from 8-11PM at Schindler Banquet Center which is located on the Xenia Legacy Campus. In order to comply with state and local guidelines, masks will be required at all times and there will be a limited number of tickets available for this event. Seniors will have the opportunity to begin purchasing tickets before school or during lunch on Wednesday, April 7th. Juniors will be eligible to buy tickets beginning Monday, April 12th. Tickets will be $20 each. At this time, out of school guest and underclassmen guest tickets are not available. Each student is permitted to buy one ticket.
  • Don't forget! Today's the day! Gamers Club is back! Come by the cafeteria after school today to see what it's all about!
  • Attention all GSA members...
    Our next GSA meeting is on Monday, April 12th, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) AND virtually via Google meet.
  • Hey NHS! Are you looking for a quick half hour for your NHS Service hour requirement? Stop by Mrs. Tate's room after school today to see how you can help.
  • Powderpuff game is this Friday. It will be the Seniors vs. the Underclassmen. The game starts at 6:30 PM. You can buy your ticket today, tomorrow or Friday at lunch. Tickets are $3.00 We will also sell tickets at the gate.

    Attention Powderpuff players and coaches: There is a MANDATORY meeting Friday before the game from 5-6 pm at the stadium. You MUST BE AT THIS PRACTICE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GAME. If you are not at this practice you will not play. Make sure you also buy a mouth guard. If there are any questions please speak with Mrs. Petraiuolo.

4/6/21

  • Don't forget! Today's the day! Gamers Club is back! Come by the cafeteria after school today to see what it's all about!
  • The 2021 Walk the Red Carpet Xenia High School Prom will take place on Saturday, May 8th from 8-11PM at Schindler Banquet Center which is located on the Xenia Legacy Campus. In order to comply with state and local guidelines, masks will be required at all times and there will be a limited number of tickets available for this event. Seniors will have the opportunity to begin purchasing tickets before school or during lunch on Wednesday, April 7th. Juniors will be eligible to buy tickets beginning Monday, April 12th. Tickets will be $20 each. At this time, out of school guest and underclassmen guest tickets are not available. Each student is permitted to buy one ticket.
  • Don't forget! Today's the day! Gamers Club is back! Come by the cafeteria after school today to see what it's all about!

4/5/21

  • Attention all GSA members...
    Our next GSA meeting is TODAY, after school, from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, in Mrs. Allen's room (B238) AND virtually via Google meet (link is on the GSA Google Classroom page). We will be working on club t-shirt designs!
  • Have you wanted to get more involved with events at Xenia? Then come to the next student council meeting this Wednesday at 7:10 AM in the library. Everyone is welcome. If it is your first time or your 10th time we are always happy to have you there! See Mrs. Petraiuolo with any questions.
  • PowderPuff tickets will be on sale tomorrow during all lunches. Tickets are $5.00 a person. You can buy a ticket for your bo for sugar, your grandma and mom! Tickets will be sold until Friday. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Petraiuolo.
  • There are just two days left to secure your spot at the Xenia Spring Blood Drive, happening next Monday April 12th. You must be 16 years of age and weigh at least 110 pounds. Permission slips are available in the main office, guidance office and outside of Mrs. Wavra's room c114. They are due on April 7th by 230pm. Late permission slips will not be accepted this time due to coronavirus restrictions. Sign up today to save a life!
  • Please announce last if possible: And now the moment you have all been waiting on, the winners of this years Leukemia and Lymphoma patients for pennies fundraiser. In third place we had Mrs. Wavra's class. In second place with $527 we have Mrs. Allen's class. And finally in first place and the winner of most improved class we have Mrs. Misamore's class with $641! Thank you to all the classes who participated. We could not have done it without you!