Draughn High School

Interact Club meets the 4th Friday, 7:30-7:50 am, in the auditorium. Next Meeting: Jan 26. 

Officers: Gao, President; Jonathan, VP; Elizabeth, Secretary, Emily – Club Administrator

One Head, One Bed Fundraiser – working on ideas

Regular Meetings (4th Friday, 7:30-7:50 am) in the Auditorium 

  • Jan 26
  • Feb 23
  • Mar 23
  • Apr 27
  • May 25

Point System (5 points required Sept-Dec and 7 points required Jan-Jun)

  • Attending a Meeting (on time, present for full meeting) – 1 point
  • 1 hour of a Rotary Service Project (or recommended) – 2 points
  • Completion of an item (turn in money for walk, breakfast tickets) – 1 points

An Interact Award will be given every 9 weeks at AE to the 3 students with the top points.

Fri, September 22 – Meeting (1 pt each): Elizabeth Barus, Jonathan Mercer, Lily Xiong, Emily Rees, Sarah Huff, Mackenzie Pritchard, Aiden Hunt, TJ Bumgarner, Navaeh Williams,
Lilie Williams, Haley Lowman, Esmeralda Michel, Haley Finney, Sam Woody, Katie Icard, Kristen Stamos, Mattie Genoe, Gaomong Lo, Emma Malmsten, Gillian Abee-Freeze, Kaitlyn Thongthepsomphou, Mattie Waddell

Fri, September 15 – Sell 50/50 Raffle tickets: Jonathan Mercer (4 pts)
Fri, September 22
 – Sell 50/50 Raffle tickets: Haley L – 5 pts ($86 split between HMS & DHS)
Sat, September 23 – Garden Workday: Emily R- 4pts, Elizabeth B- 4 pts, Aiden H 4-pts.
Sat, October 7 – Consignment Sale – Sarah H – 4 pts
Oct – Bought a t-shirt – 1 pt each to: Jonathan M, Lily X, Gaomong, Mattie G, Emma M, Haley L, Sarah H, Eva A, Elizabeth B, Macy F, Lillie W, Gillian,
Oct 4 and 11 – Parade Poster – Haley Lowman (1 pt), Parade Participate – Elizabeth B (2 pt) and Kaitlyn Roberts (2 pts)
Oct – Sold Breakfast Tickets –
Sat, October 14 –Worked Breakfast – Elizabeth Barus (4 pts), Gaomong Lo (6 pts), Emily Rees (6 pts), Jonathan Mercer (8 pts)
October 27 – Weekend Backpacks (breakfast/granola bars) – Elizabeth, Jonathan, Emily R, Mackenzie P (1 pt each)
October 27 Mtg – Elizabeth Barus, Jonathan Mercer, Emily Rees, Sarah Huff, Mackenzie Pritchard, Aiden Hunt, Gaomong Lo, Gillian Abee-Freeze, Kaitlyn Thongthepsomphou, Mattie Waddell

Top Point Recipients for 1st 9 weeks
Jonathan Mercer 17
Elizabeth Barus 13
Emily Rees 13


2nd 9 weeks

Oct 28 – Alzheimer’s Walk – Emily R (4 pts participating in walk + 1 pt raising money – $110)
Oct 31, Treats in the Streets Emily R, Gao, Macie F (2 pts each)
Nov 12 – BREAD Food Ministry – Gillian, Gao, Jonathan (2 pts each)
Nov – Help Burke Sunrise – Gillian (6 pts), Gao, Jonathan, Elizabeth, Kaitlyn (2 pts each)
Nov 14 Rotary Meeting – Emily, Elizabeth, Jonathan, Gao (1 pt)
Dec 1 – Meeting – Kaleb S, Jonathan, Lily X, Elizabeth B, Gillian, Aiden H, Lillie W, Haley L (1 pt)
Dec 1 – Brought in coats – Elizabeth B (1 pt)
Sunday, Dec 3 – Chapel Push  – Emily R, Gao (4 pts each)

 

Points (as of 12/07) need 5 by Dec 31

Elizabeth Barus 19
Jonathan Mercer 22
Gaomong Lo 18
Lily Xiong 3
Emily Rees 26
Sarah Huff 7
Gillian Abee-Freeze 10
Mackenzie Pritchard 2
Aiden Hunt 7
TJ Bumgarner 1
Navaeh Williams 1
Lilie Williams 3
Haley Lowman 9
Mattie Genoe 2
Emma Malmsten 2
Kaitlyn Roberts 2
Mattie Waddell 2
Kaitlyn Thongthepsomphou 3
Kaleb S 1

Interact’s focus is

  • Leadership Development
    Monthly meetings will include professionals from the community sharing about their careers and teaching leadership skills.
  • Community Service
    -Opportunities offered for a chance to give back and broaden one’s outlook.

Rotary Club of Valdese will also sponsor the Worthy Wildcat Awards every 9 weeks – a student determined by each department who exhibits excellence in character and in service using the Four Way Test of Rotary. Award will be presented at a Rotary Lunch meeting.

Faculty Sponsors –  Kent Loomis and Lillian Modak
Rotary Sponsors – Beth Heile (bzheile@gmail.com) and Kristina Mercer