Attention Scholars: The Milwaukee County Transit System no longer sells bus tickets and is switching to a card-based system for all bus riders. Starting today, each student will receive a M-Card Lite that is good for two rides, and each rides comes with a 90 minute transfer. A single M-Card Lite will provide you with enough fare to ride home from school and back to school the next day.

This Just In … Attention all Student Ambassadors, there will be a mandatory meeting in Mr. Green’s room after school tomorrow, Tuesday, February 2nd, at 3:55 p.m. Please remember to bring your information sheet and any questions you may have. Again, there is a mandatory Student Ambassador meeting for all ambassadors tomorrow, Tuesday, February 2nd, after school at 3:55 p.m. See Mr. Green if you have any questions or conflicts.

PEARLS for Teen Girls will take place after school today. All girls participating should meet in the Union after school. Ms. Maggie and Ms. Danita will pick you up in the Union.

Breaking News … This is a reminder to all World History students attending the field trip on Wednesday to arrive on time to school on Wednesday! Students that arrive late will be left behind.

Hello Seniors: There will be a second Financial Aid Night for seniors this Wednesday, February 3rd from 5 to 7pm. If you did not attend the first Financial Aid Night or you did not complete your FAFSA, you MUST attend on Wednesday. Please see Mrs. Mewes if you have a conflict.

MCA is having an all school Fish and Chicken fundraiser on Saturday, February 6. All students should have received their 3 tickets to sell. Be sure and sell your tickets if you want your advisory to WIN. 1st place advisory wins a Pizza party and a dress down day.

Unity in Motion tutoring will take place today. Please be sure to stop by the Main Office to get your bus tickets so you can be on time and ready to help the youth.

I scream, you scream, the seniors are screaming for ice cream. The Class of 2016 will celebrate their victory at the Semester One PREP Rally with an Ice Cream Social on Thursday. Mark your calendars seniors.

Dinner Alert: BGC dinner program will now be served at 5:20 p.m. You must be participating in programming (BGC or After-School activities) in order to eat dinner. If you have any questions about dinner, please see Ms. Reed.

Today’s Black History Fact: On this date in 1902, famed Black Poet Langston Hughes was born. Hughes is particularly known for his insightful, colorful portrayals of black life in America from the twenties through the sixties. Before his death in 1967, he wrote fifteen collections of poetry, two autobiographies, and seven collections of short stories.