Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016
  1. Good luck to the 8th grade Girls Basketball team in the Regionals tonight at Bethalto Trimp Middle School. Game time is at 5:45.
  2. Good luck to the 7th & 8th grade Boys Basketball teams tonight against Decatur Jefferson in the North Gym at 6:00.
  3. Gold Rush members, rally together to cheer on our Boys Basketball teams tonight! Remember to wear your Gold Rush t-shirt to get in free.
  4. The Tim Ryan assembly for 7th and 8th graders is at 1:30 today.
  5. The Newspaper Club will meet today in Mrs. Richardson’s room (106) from  3:15 to 4:00.
  6. 5th grade Boys Taylorville Youth Basketball tryouts will be next Tuesday, December 6th and Wednesday, December 7th in the Junior High Gym from 6:30 to 8:00.
  7. Sixth and Eighth grade students only: There is still time to participate in the 29th annual National Geographic Bee.  Those interested in participating need to sign up in the office by Friday, December 2nd.  Anyone wanting more information needs to see Mrs. Foil or Mr. Nieves.
  8. 7th & 8th grade Volleyball tryouts will begin Monday, December 5th with 8th grade tryouts in the North Gym from 3:30 to 5:00 and 7th grade tryouts in the Junior High Gym 5:00 to 7:00. On December 6th and December 7th, tryouts for 8th grade will be 3:30 to 5:30 and 7th grade will be 5:30 to 7:30, both will be in the North Gym. Sign Up sheets are in the office.
  9. All Candy Order money needs to be turned in by tomorrow. Money may be turned in before school, at the table in the main hallway or the office.
  10. The deadline to order your Gold Rush t-shirt is tomorrow Friday, December 2nd. We have a few t-shirts in the office you may purchase for tonight’s game.
  11. Taylorville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will be presenting a Babysitting Clinic Thursday, December 29th, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the classroom on the fourth floor of the hospital. Informational fliers are in the office.
  12. Open 4-H enrollment and Youth Events information can be found in the office.
  13. Auditions for the High School Spring Musical will be held January 13th. Please pick up a flier with more information and music from the office.
  14. Please only take items that belong to you off the Lost & Found table.
Dec 2 Fannie May fundraiser money is due today.
Gold Rush orders are due
Dec 5 7th & 8th Boys Basketball teams vs Williamsville HOME 6:00
7th & 8th grade Girls Volleyball tryouts
Dec 6 Picture Retake Day
Chess Club meeting Mr. Hill’s room (107) 3:15 to 4:00
Dec 8 7th & 8th Boys Basketball at Teutopolis 6:00
6th Boys Taylorville Youth Basketball vs Vision Way HOME 6:00

Egg & Cheese Biscuit Hamburger Horseshoe Chicken Popcorn Salad
Mac & Cheese Pizza


Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me;
I may not follow.
Just walk beside me and be my friend.
-Albert Camus