Friday, December 5, 2014

Friday, December 5, 2014

1.    Today is the last $50.00 drawing for anyone who has turned in all of their candy money.
2.    Congratulations to the 8th grade Girls’ Basketball team for winning the Regional Championship game over Rochester last night. They will play in the Sectionals next Wednesday, December 10th in Effingham at 6:30.
3.    Congratulations to the 7th & 8th grade Boys’ Basketball teams for their win over Decatur Jefferson last night.
4.    Junior High Wrestling practice starts after school this week from 3:30 to 5:00.
5.    7th grade Girls Volleyball open gym will be Saturday, December 6 from 11:00 – 1:00. Tryouts will begin on Wednesday, December 10th, 3:30 – 5:00.
6.    6th and 8th grade students only: There is still time to participate in the 27th annual National Geographic Bee. Those interested in participating need to sign up today in the office. Please see Mrs. Foil or Mr. Nieves for more information.
7.    If you had Art first quarter with Mrs. Richardson, please stop by room 121 to pick up your graffiti wall project.
8.    Change in Date:  Builders Club will meet 3:45 at Manners Park Monday, December 8th to set up the Christmas display on Spot 66.
9.    Come watch the Terrier Marching Band perform in the Christmas Parade Saturday at 5:00.
10. The YMCA will have the DJ Audio Dimensions at the Teen Center tonight from 6:00 – 10:00 and at the 5th grade party Saturday, 5:00 – 9:00.
11. Please claim your items off the lost and found table.
      12.     Any 6th grade student who signed up for the Speech Contest or anyone who still needs to sign up, must see Mrs. Richardson. Stop by Room 106 before going to lunch today for a very short meeting to pick up important information.

December 10          Faculty Meeting

December 6           Christmas Parade for the Terrier Marching Band at 5:00
                            7th grade Girls’ Volleyball open gym 11:00 – 1:00
December 8           National Geographic Bee Competition for 6th & 8th grade 3:15 – 3:45
                            Homework Helpers 3:15 – 4:00
                            7th & 8th grade Boys’ Basketball vs Williamsville HOME 6:00
                            Jazz Band plays at the Boys’ Basketball game
December 9           Lego Robotics Club 3:15 – 4:00, room 113
December 10         7th Girls’ Volleyball tryouts begin 3:30 -5:00
                            IMSA will meet 3:15 – 4:00 in room 303
                            No Homework Helpers today       
December 11         7th & 8th grade Boys’ Basketball vs Central A&M in Moweaqua 6:00, bus 4:45
                            Newspaper Club for 6thm 7th & 8th grades Computer Lab 130 3:15 – 4:00
                            Chess Club meets in room 107 3:15 – 4:00

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST                                            TODAY’S LUNCH
Glazed Cinnamon Roll                                                                   Cheesy Penne Pasta                                                                                                                     Taco Salad
                                                                                      Ham & Swiss Wrap                                                                                                                       Hawaiian Ham Pizza

An Arab sheikh tells his two sons to race their camels to a distant city to see who will inherit his fortune.  The one whose camel is slower wins.  After wandering aimlessly for days, the brothers ask a wise man for guidance.  Upon receiving the advice, the jump on the camels and race as fast as they can.  What did the wise man say to them?