Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Volunteers Needed for Scholastic Art Show on Sunday, Feb. 5

Dear Parents,

North High School will once again host the Chicago-land regional Scholastics Art Show, which opens on Sunday, February 5 at 1:00 pm. South High School has been well-represented in recent years, including two American Vision Awards regionally and one national American Vision Award.

Volunteers are needed to support this event. Please use the form below to indicate if you can work a shift at the reception and/or provide baked goods. (Be sure to hit the Submit button after completing the form.) Thanks in advance for supporting the fine arts in our high schools!

Monday, January 16, 2012

FOFA 2012 Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted

Student Artists, Vocalists and Musicians,

If you are interested in continuing your fine arts studies this summer at a music or art camp, but need financial assistance to attend, please consider applying for a scholarship from Friends of Fine Arts.

To be considered, your application must be submitted by Tuesday, March 20. Download a copy here.

Please return your completed application to Mr. Williams, Downers Grove South Fine Arts Department Chair. Questions about the application process? Please ask Mr. Williams.

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Lollipop Sale Begins Friday, January 20

All interested and eligible DGS students can take advantage of this popular fund-raiser that helps them build credit in their student music account. Here's how it works:

1. Buy a bag of 60 assorted lollipops for $40.

2. $20 will go to your student account and $20 will pay for the lollipops.

3. Sell the lollipops to your friends and family for either $0.75 each or 3 for $2.00.

4. At a minimum, you will earn back your $40 payment.

You can pick up bags of lollipops at 7:30 AM on these dates:
Friday, January 20
Tuesday, January 24
Friday, January 27
Tuesday, January 31
Friday, February 3   Last Pick-up Day!


Lollipops will be available for pick-up in the hallway outside of the music department. Payment can be made by cash or check. Please make checks payable to DGS Fine Arts.

Thank you for supporting this fund-raising event, sponsored by DGS Friends of Fine Arts.