Friday, November 21, 2014

Friday, November 21, 2014

1.    Candy money can be turned in to the desk in the front hallway before school each morning. Please do not carry your money with you during the day. All money must be turned in by December 1st.
2.    Congratulations to the 7th & 8th grade Boys’ Basketball teams on their victory against Pana last night.
3.    The ILMEA Music Festival at Eastern Illinois University is Saturday, November 22nd. The bus leaves from the High School east circle drive at 6:00 a.m.
4.    Good luck to the 7th grade Girls’ Basketball team during Regionals against Decatur Jefferson here, Saturday at 10:00 and 11:15.
5.    Picture retakes will be next Tuesday, November 25th in the morning. If you are new to the school or were absent on picture day, you will have your picture taken that day. This includes staff!
6.    Media Center Scholastic book orders are due today. Please turn in your orders to Ms. Lowry or Mrs. Southworth.
7.    Any 7th or 8th grade girls interested in trying out for volleyball, sign up in the office this week. 
8.    7th grade open gym for Volleyball will be Saturday from 1:00 – 2:30.
9.    Builders’ Club will meet Monday, November 24th in room 110, 3:15 to 4:00.
10. Homework Helpers will meet Monday, November 24th, 3:15 to 4:00.
11. The YMCA 5th Grade Party is Saturday, November 22 from 5:00 to 9:00. Audio Dimensions will be the DJ – Come and join the fun!
12. YMCA Teen Center for grades 6, 7 and 8, will be tonight from 6:00 to 10:00. Audio Dimensions will be the DJ.
November 22         7th grade Girls’ Basketball Regionals HOME 10:00 & 11:15 vs Decatur Jefferson
                            ILMEA Dist. 5 Festival at Eastern Illinois University Bus 6:00 THS
                            7th grade Volleyball Open Gym 1:00 – 2:30
November 24         Builders’ Club 3:15 – 4:00 in room 110
                            Homework Helper 3:15 – 4:00
                            7th grade Girls’ Basketball Regionals HOME 6:00 & 7:15
November 25         7th & 8th Boys’ Basketball vs Springfield Grant HOME 4:00
                            7th Girls’ Basketball Regional Championship HOME 7:00        
                            WWII Club 3:30-5:00
                            Picture retakes in the morning
November 26         Thanksgiving Assembly 10:00 (Schedule #4)
                            Dismiss at 2:20 
November 27         Thanksgiving Day – No School
November 28         No School

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST                                            TODAY’S LUNCH
Egg Frittata                                                                      Chicken Tacos                                                                                                                             Taco Salad
                                                                                      Ham & Swiss Wrap                                                                                                                      Vegetable Pizza


By adding two pairs of doubled letters to MIPE, you can complete the word MISSPELL.  What familiar word can be completed by adding two pairs of doubled letters to FISK.

The word obedience, when spoken, sounds like the five consecutive letters O-B-D-N-C.

What familiar marine animal, with a two-word name (three letters in the first word, seven letters in the last), also sounds like five consecutive letters?