Friday, April 8, 2016

Friday, April 8, 2016
  1. Good luck to the Band students participating in the IESA Solo & Ensemble contest in Mt. Zion Saturday, April 9th. The bus will leave from the Junior High at 6:45 a.m.
  2. Good luck to the Track Team at the Rochester Invite Saturday, April 9th. The meet begins at 9:00, the bus will leave at 7:15 a.m..
  3. PARCC Testing for 6th, 7th and 8th grades begin Monday, April 11th and continue through April 13th. Remember to arrive at school on time each day. Please make every effort to adjust doctors appointments and keep absences to a minimum during this time.
  4. Sign-ups for Cheer and Pom teams are still available in the school office.
  5. The TYF/JFL Cheer Squad will be holding sign ups for girls 1st through 8th grade at Manners Park Dining Hall April 9th, 9:00 to 12:00 and April 17th 11:00 to 2:00. Please pick up more information in the office.
  6. The 8th Grade Dance, sponsored by the YMCA, will be held Saturday, April 30th from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.  Fee for the dance is $5 for YMCA members and $10 for non-members. Please wear nice clothes, formal dress is not required.
  7. Murder Most Fowl! will be presented by the Drama Club tonight and Saturday, April 9. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m., the performance begins at 7:00.  Admission is free for students and $4 for adults. There will be concessions available to purchase.

April 11, 12 & 13 PARCC Testing for grades 6th, 7th and 8th
April 12 Gardening Club for 5th grade 3:15 to 4:00 with Mrs. Mansfield (room 117)
 Track Meet at Mattoon at 4:00. Bus 2:15 Dismiss 2:00
 Scholastic Bowl at Waverly w/Springfield Our Savior 3:45/Bus 2:45
April 13  8th Grade Talent Show rehearsal with Mr. Zini (room 310) 3:15
April 14, 15, 18, 19 & 20 PARCC Testing for 5th grade
April 15  Dismiss at 1:00/School Improvement Day

Breakfast Pizza Grilled Cheese w/tomato soup
Chicken Caesar Salad
Ham Sandwich
Chicken Parmesan Pizza


The baseball team lost and was a no-hit. However, not a player on the losing team had their batting average drop.  How is this possible?