Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Wednesday, March 2, 2016
  1. Tickets are on sale now for this year's THS production of The Sound of Music!  We are excited about this show for a lot of reasons, but we are especially excited about the inclusion of several younger students in the cast.  In addition to the high school students, we have one student from St. Mary's, one student from Stonington, two students from Memorial, and Jillian Lowry from the Junior High! Evening performances are;Thursday, March 17 at 7:00 pm/Friday, March 18 at 7:00 pm/Saturday, March 19 at 2:00 pm/Saturday, March 19 at 7:00 pm.
  2. There will be a Dodgeball Tournament for students in 5th through 8th grades Sunday, March 13th.  The tournament begins at 3:00 and will be held at Calvary Baptist Church.  The cost to participate is $5. All proceeds will be donated to the SHADOW Home.  For more information, please contact Carlos Campos, 824-2324.
  3. Eighth Graders going on the Washington D.C./New York Trip this year will have a meeting tomorrow, March 3rd at 7:00 p.m. at the Taylorville Public Library on West Vine Street.
  4. Boys track meeting will be today, March 2nd in the Forum from 3:15 to 3:30.
  5. If any girls are interested in playing Club Volleyball in Shelbyville, please pick up information on the office counter.  Tryouts will be March 20th.
  6. There will be a school dance on March 11th. Prizes will be given for the best costumes so start on yours now! 5th and 6th grade will be from 5:00 to 6:30. 7th and 8th grade dance will be from 7:00 to 9:00.
  7. School Improvement Day is tomorrow, March 3rd. School will be dismissed at 1:00. We will be using the following schedule:
1st Hour 8:20 - 8:52
2nd Hour 8:56 - 9:28
3rd Hour 9:32 - 10:04
7th Hour 10:08 - 10:40
8th Hour 10:44 - 11:15   5th grade lunch
4th Hour 11:19 - 11:50   6th grade lunch
5th Hour 11:54 - 12:25 7th grade lunch
6th Hour 12:29 - 1:00 8th grade lunch

March 3 Early dismissal of 1:00/School Improvement Day
Scholastic Bowl at Rochester with Springfield Franklin 4:45. Bus 4:00
Drama Club stage practice 5:30 to 8:00
March 5 8th Grade Girls Volleyball Regional Tournament vs Decatur Jefferson at Mt. Zion
at 11:15 a.m. Bus 9:15 a.m.    
March 8 Scholastic Bowl Team at Springfield Jefferson 3:30. Bus 2:35. Dismiss 2:30
Chess Club Tournament Mr. Hill’s room 3:15 to 3:45
March 10 Newspaper Club 3:15 to 3:45

Egg & Cheese Biscuit Hamburger Horseshoe
Ham Pizza Salad
Ham/Cheese Sandwich
Cheeseburger Pizza


Respect your efforts, respect yourself.  Self-respect leads to self-discipline.  When you have both firmly under your belt, that’s real power.

                                                                                                    -Clint Eastwood