Wednesday, May 16, 2018

May 16, 2018

1. The 5th Grade Honors Assembly has been moved to 9:30 a.m., Friday, May 18th.
2. Student Council Spirit Day activities: today is Generation Day, dress according to your favorite decade; Thursday - Sports Day, wear your favorite team’s hat, t-shirt etc.; Friday - Vacation Day, dress like you are on vacation but remember, keep it school appropriate! Have fun and show your school spirit!!
3. Second semester Incentive List and GPA List are posted on the Media Center’s window. The Incentive Party will be this Friday during lunch hours.
4. Recycling Club will be having a pizza party today after School in Mrs. Harker's room.
5. Poms clinic will be today from 3:45 to 5:00. Tryouts will be Friday, May 18th starting at 4:00. Both will be in the Junior High Gym.
6. For any 8th grader wanting to join the High School Cross Country Team, there will be a brief meeting after school in the High School cafeteria today, Wednesday, May 16th at 3:20.
7. 8th grade boys who are interested in playing soccer for the High School next season, can pick up information regarding summer camps and practices in the office.
8. 8th Graders: There will be a meeting today at 5:30 pm for those interested in Cheerleading for the 2018-19 school year.  Details on how cheerleading will be organized for next year will be presented as well as distribution of tryout packets. The meeting will be held at the THS Cafeteria.
9. There will be a brief Cross Country meeting for Junior High students on Thursday, May 17th, right after school in Mrs. O’Brien’s room (308). This is for anybody who is interested and wants to know more about Cross Country for next school year. If you have any questions you can ask Mrs. Howard.
10. The Taylorville Sertoma Club First Day School Supply applications need to be turned in to the office by May 21st. All students in grades 5th, 6th and 7th should have received an application from your classroom teacher.
11. Applications for the 3rd Annual Taylorville Youth Sports Camp can be picked up in the office.
12. Boys Basketball Camp flyers are available in the office.  Boys and Girls Basketball Academy flyers are also available in the office.
13. All 8th grade girls interested in playing High School Soccer may pick up a Girls’ Soccer Availability sheet in the office and return it to Mr. Andruch.
14. The final meeting for the 2018 Washington D.C. trip will be May 29th at 7:00 p.m. in the Forum.
15. We have less than 30 extra 2017- 2018 Yearbooks to sell. If you wish to purchase one, please bring Mrs. Elliott (room 122) $12. All Yearbooks will be passed out May 21st.

May 18 Poms Tryouts 4:00 in the TJHS Gym
6th, 7th & 8th Honors and High Honors practice 8:30
5th grade Honors Assembly 9:30
6th, 7th & 8th grade Incentive Party during lunch hours
Early Dismissal 2:20
May 21 Last Day of Student Attendance - Dismiss at 2:20

Egg/Cheese/Ham & Tot Taco Beef Tenders
                                                                                                             Beef Nacho Salad
                                                                                                            Hawaiian Pizza

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