Friday, January 17

  • Attention Beta Club members: There is a sign up sheet on the Beta Club bulletin board if you want to earn one service hour helping prepare the Pennies for Patients materials for each Venture. We are meeting Friday, January 24 at 7:30am in Ms. Stoker's room. Please sign up if you want to help.


    Coach Johns will be here today during Venture to speak with any rising 9th grader interested in playing football at the high school next year. Please wait for an announcement before coming to the gym. You will need to bring your belongings with you to go home. 

    The winter workout list is posted on Coach Willis’ door. Please stop by to see what days you have been assigned. Please see Coach Willis with any questions. 

     

    Today’s suffix is a-t-e. It means become. The word of the day is deliberate. It means characterized by or resulting from careful and thorough consideration. In a sentence you could say: “The act had the appearance of a deliberate offence to the king, who was on bad terms with his son.”

Thursday, January 16

  • Beta Club is sponsoring a coat drive. Please consider donating gently used coats for people in the area that need warm outerwear for the winter. The collection bin will be located in the atrium near the cafeteria. Attention Beta Club members: you will receive 1 service hour per coat you donate. You must see Ms. Stoker before putting coats in the collection bin in order to earn your service hours. This service project will end tomorrow.


    Attention Beta Club members: There is a sign up sheet on the Beta Club bulletin board if you want to earn one service hour helping prepare the Pennies for Patients materials for each Venture. We are meeting Friday, January 24 at 7:30am in Ms. Stoker's room. Please sign up if you want to help.


    Coach Johns will be here Friday afternoon during Ventures to speak with rising 9th graders interested in playing football this Fall. Please do not come to the gym until the announcement has been made. 


    Reminder for all BOB members: If you'd like pizza at this afternoon’s meeting, be sure to bring $1 per slice to Ms. Sirse in the Media Center by 9:30 this morning.


    Hey, hey, hey! It’s Thursday so you know what that means? That means it’s time for your friendly reminder that FCA/YCI club meets tomorrow morning at 7:55 in the cafeteria. (hold up poster) Please bring a drink and a dollar if you want a breakfast biscuit. All 6th, 7th and 8th graders are welcome to FCA/YCI club at any time of the year - it's free! Hope to see you in the morning for fellowship, food and fun!


    TSA will have open lab hours afterschool today from 4-5:30.

Wednesday, January 15

  • Beta Club is sponsoring a coat drive. Please consider donating gently used coats for people in the area that need warm outerwear for the winter. The collection bin will be located in the atrium near the cafeteria. Attention Beta Club members: you will receive 1 service hour per coat you donate. You must see Ms. Stoker before putting coats in the collection bin in order to earn your service hours. This service project will continue until this Friday, January 17.


    Attention Beta Club members: There is a sign up sheet on the Beta Club bulletin board if you want to earn one service hour helping prepare the Pennies for Patients materials for each Venture. We are meeting Friday, January 24 at 7:30am in Ms. Stoker's room. Please sign up if you want to help.


    There will be a Beta Club meeting today in the auditorium during Venture. All members are expected to attend.


    GSA Stand Up Club is canceled for today. We will meet again next Wednesday after school.


    Coach Johns will be here Friday afternoon during Ventures to speak with rising 9th graders interested in playing football this Fall. Please do not come to the gym until the announcement has been made. 


    Reminder for all BOB members: If you'd like pizza at the Thursday meeting, be sure to bring $1 per slice to Ms. Sirse in the Media Center by 9:30 on Thursday morning.


    Today’s suffix is i-a-l. It means pertaining to. The word of the day is quintessential. It means perfectly typical or representative of a particular kind of person or thing. In a sentence you could say: “The critics love the director’s latest film and consider it to be the quintessential horror movie.”

Tuesday, January 14

  • Beta Club is sponsoring a coat drive. Please consider donating gently used coats for people in the area that need warm outerwear for the winter. The collection bin will be located in the atrium near the cafeteria. Attention Beta Club members: you will receive 1 service hour per coat you donate. You must see Ms. Stoker before putting coats in the collection bin in order to earn your service hours. This service project will continue until this Friday, January 17.


    Attention Beta Club members: There is a sign up sheet on the Beta Club bulletin board if you want to earn one service hour helping prepare the Pennies for Patients materials for each Venture. We are meeting Friday, January 24 at 7:30am in Ms. Stoker's room. Please sign up if you want to help.


    There will be a Beta Club meeting tomorrow in the auditorium during Venture. All members are expected to attend.


    TSA will have a meeting today from 4-5:30 afterschool.


    Battle of the Books will meet TODAY after school in Mrs. Price's classroom from 4-6.

Monday, January 13

  • Beta Club is sponsoring a coat drive. Please consider donating gently used coats for people in the area that need warm outerwear for the winter. The collection bin will be located in the atrium near the cafeteria. Attention Beta Club members: you will receive 1 service hour per coat you donate. You must see Ms. Stoker before putting coats in the collection bin in order to earn your service hours. This service project will continue until this Friday, January 17.


    Attention Beta Club members: There is a sign up sheet on the Beta Club bulletin board if you want to earn one service hour helping prepare the Pennies for Patients materials for each Venture. We are meeting Friday, January 24 at 7:30am in Ms. Stoker's room. Please sign up if you want to help.


    There will be a Beta Club meeting this Wednesday in the auditorium during Venture. All members are expected to attend.


    VEX students will have a meeting tomorrow morning from 7:30-8:30 and TSA will have a meeting from 4-5:30 afterschool.


    Today’s suffix is a-c-y. It means state or quality of. The word of the day is accuracy. It means freedom from mistake or error. In a sentence you could say: “The accuracy of the reports was questioned, so they must be rewritten to be more precise.”