Friday, December 18, 2015

Friday, December 18, 2015

  1. Congratulations to the 8th Grade Boys’ Basketball teams on their victory over Chatham Glenwood last night.
  2. Congratulations to the 6th Grade Boys’ Taylorville Youth Basketball team’s win over Mt. Zion  last night.
  3. Congratulations to Leif Torres for winning the M & M guessing game in the Media Center. He guessed 700. The actual amount in the jar was 692. Congratulations to Anthony Kunz for winning the basket of books in the Media Center. Thanks to everyone for participating in the Holiday Book Fair. We out did ourselves by bringing in over $3,300 this fair. Have a great holiday.
  4. Volleyball players need to pay the $125.00 athletic fee to Mrs. Vincent by January 5th.
  5. Taylorville Memorial Hospital is sponsoring a Babysitting Clinic Tuesday, December 22nd from 8:30 to 2:00 at the hospital’s 4th floor classroom. Registration fee is $5 which includes lunch and a babysitting activity bag. Fliers with more information are in the office.
  6. The Principal’s Fundraising Party for 7th and 8th grades at 1:14 today. You had to sell 10 items or more to participate and have turned in all of your money. There is a list posted outside the office, of those who qualify.
  7. The annual Christmas Assembly, for grades 5 through 8, is today at 10:00 in the gym. Teachers, please dismiss your students at 9:50.
  8. Eighth grade Boys’ P.E. Volleyball Tournament is today during 3rd, 4th and 5th hours. They will go straight to lunch from the gym after 5th hour.
  9. Early dismissal today at 2:20.
  10. The following schedule is for the Christmas Assembly practice today:                               
8:20 - 8:50 6th Grade Band / 6th Grade Choir as well as, Cooper House,
Rozella Colbrook, Sophie Whetsell, Tate Wagner                          
8:50 - 9:20       8th Grade Band / 7th & 8th Grade Choir and Tanner Jones, Zack Woodall, Cole Repscher
9:20 - 9:50 7th Grade Band
9:35 - 9:50 5th Grade Band
9. The following schedule will be used today:
1st Hour 8:20 - 9:06
2nd Hour 9:10 - 9:56
Assembly 10:00 - 11:00
3rd Hour 11:04 - 11:34 (5th grade lunch)
4th Hour 11:38 - 12:08 (6th grade lunch)
5th Hour 12:11 - 12:41 (7th grade lunch)
6th Hour 12:44 - 1:14   (8th grade lunch)
1:14 Principal’s Party for 7th & 8th grades
7th Hour 1:17 - 1:47
8th Hour 1:50 - 2:20
    10. The GREEN BUS will be leaving at 2:10 today. Please dismiss those students at 2:05.

Peace, good will and happiness for all of you during this holiday  and always.
See you January 5th!


Dec. 18 Christmas Assembly 10:00 TJHS Gym
Principal’s Fannie May Party for 7th & 8th grades 1:14 in the Cafeteria
Early Dismissal at 2:20
Dec. 21 to Jan. 4 Christmas Break
Jan. 4 7th & 8th grade Boys’ Basketball vs Nokomis HOME 6:00 North Gym
5th grade Boys’ Taylorville Youth Basketball vs Central A&M HOME TJHS 6:00
Jan. 5 School is back in session!
7th & 8th grade Boys’ Basketball vs Lincoln 6:00. Bus 4:15

Visions of Sugar Plums Sweet & Sour Chicken
Ham Pizza Salad
Ham/Cheese Wrap
Chicken Parmesan Pizza

Thought for the Day