Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
  1. Congratulations to the 6th grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball team for their win against Rochester last night!
  2. The 7th & 8th grade Choirs are attending a performance in Springfield today. Choir students are to go to their 1st hour classes and go directly to the Band Room after the morning announcements. They will leave at 8:45 and will return during 5th hour.
  3. The Fall Jazz Concert tonight at 6:00 in the Junior High Gym.
  4. 7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball shoe sizing will be today after school in the cafeteria.
  5. 8th Grade Boys Basketball practice is tonight at North Gym from 7:00 to 9:00.
  6. Drama Club will have their first meeting in the Forum tomorrow from 3:30 to 5:00.
  7. An informational meeting for Chess Club, for students in grades 5th through 8th, will be next Tuesday (October 25) in Mr. Hill’s room (107) from 3:15 to 3:30.
  8. Yearbook Club, for interested 7th and 8th graders, will meet in Mrs. Elliott’s room (122) tomorrow for an informational meeting from 3:15 to 3:30.
  9. Builders Club meeting will be October 24th in Mrs. Foil’s room (109) 3:15 to 4:00.
  10. All TJHS students are invited to join the Gold Rush.  The group will promote school spirit and support our junior high sports teams.  Membership fee is $15 which includes an official Gold Rush T-shirt and free admission to designated ball games including 2 girls basketball, 2 boys basketball, and 2 volleybal games.  Envelopes are available on the office counter and can be turned into your 1st hour/homeroom teacher through October 26.  Come be a part of #TornadoNation!
  11. Door Contest for Red Ribbon Week will begin next week. Doors will be judged on Wednesday, October 26th after school.  Winners will receive doughnuts: 5th grade in the morning; 6th & 8th grades will get their doughnuts 1st hour and 7th grade 8th hour.

Oct 20 7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball vs Spfld Lincoln Magnet HOME 6:00
Drama Club 3:30 to 5:00 in the Forum
Oct 24 Builders Club 3:15 to 4:00 Mrs. Foil’s room 109.
7 & 8 Grade Girls Basketball at Hillsboro 6:00. Departure time 4:30
Oct 25 7 & 8 Grade Girls Basketball at Lincoln 6:00. Departure time 4:15
6th Grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball vs Glenwood HOME 6:00
Oct 27 No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences Noon to 7:30 p.m.
7 & 8 Grade Girls Basketball vs Pana HOME 6:00
Oct 28 No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Bacon & Egg Flatbread Hamburger Horseshoe
Turkey Chef Salad
Mexican Pizza

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-Viktor Frankl