Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
  1. Congratulations to the 7th Girls Basketball for their wins in Charleston last night!
  2. Good luck to the 7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball teams at home in the North Gym tonight against Springfield Franklin. Game time is at 6:00.
  3. Good luck to the 6th grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball team against Clinton tonight in the Junior High Gym at 5:30.
  4. Vision & Hearing Screenings begin TODAY for 8th graders. Please send emergencies ONLY to the nurse’s office. Thank you!
  5. Chess Club will meet today after school until 4:00 in Mr. Hill’s room (107).
  6. The 6th grade Boys Taylorville Youth Basketball tryouts will be tonight 3:30 to 5:00 in the Junior High Gym.  Please come by the office and pick up Waiver Forms.
  7. Lego Robotics Club will meet tomorrow in Mr. Brown’s room (113) from 3:15 to 4:00.
  8. There will be a Scholastic Book Fair in the Media Center the week of November 14th.  It will be open from 8:30 - 2:00 each day for students.  You may get a brochure from your Literature teacher this week.  The theme is "Bookaneer"--hardy har har.  Our goal is set to sell $3,000.
  9. There will be a Yearbook Club meeting in Mrs. Elliott’s room November 15th from 3:15 to 4:00.
  10. Robert Morris University is sponsoring a co-ed basketball skills clinic for 5th and 6th grade students, November 11th at Taylorville St. Mary’s Gym.  The cost is $30 per student/$5 discount for sibling. Money and registration is to be mailed to Tonya Bowsher no later than November 7th. Sign-up sheets and additional information is in the office.
  11. Just a reminder: Thursday is School Improvement Day and we will dismiss at 1:00 also, there will be no school on Friday in observance of Veterans’ Day.


Nov 9 Lego Robotics Club 3:15 to 4:00 Mr. Brown’s room 113
6th Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball at Lady Lordes 6:00
5th grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball vs Warrensburg HOME 6:00
Nov 10 School Improvement Day - Early Dismissal 1:00
7th & 8th Girls Basketball vs Springfield Grant HOME 6:00
7th & 8th grade Boys Basketball at Stephen Decatur 6:00. Depart 4:30
5th grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball vs Maroa Forsyth HOME 6:00
Nov 11 Veterans’ Day - No School
Nov 14 Anti-bullying Program for Mr. R. Brown, Mr. Champley and Mr. Hill’s classes in the   
Gym at 1:20
7th & 8th grade Boys Basketball vs Springfield Franklin HOME at 6:00
7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball in Assumption at 6:00. Depart at 5:00
Nov 15 7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball (8th Grade Night) vs Mt. Zion HOME at 6:00
Yearbook Club meeting 3:15 to 4:00 in Mrs. Elliott’s room (122)
Nov 17 7th & 8th grade Boys Basketball vs Pana HOME at 6:00
Drama Club meeting 3:15 to 5:00 in the Forum
5th grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball vs Central A&M HOME 6:00

Blueberry Muffin Spaghetti with meat sauce
Chicken Caesar Salad
Mexican Pizza

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-Robert Byrne