District News & Events

Morning News, Tuesday, October 3
Posted 10/03/2017 08:59AM

Daily Announcements

October 3, 2017

Today is Day 5


The rotation for today is:

HR-A-B-C-D-E-DS-F-G

TUESDAY  -  THURSDAY  ROTATION


Today’s lunch is:

Nachos

Meat, Cheese, Rice, Corn, Salsa

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN  HISTORY

  • The Duke of Montrose issues a warrant for the arrest of Rob Roy MacGregor in 1712

  • James Cook anchors in Alaska in 1778

  • The last Thursday of the month of November is declared Thanksgiving by President Lincoln in 1863

  • In 1942, a Nazi V-2/A4 rocket is the first man-made object to reach space

  • In 1964, the first Buffalo wings are made

  • The German Democratic Republic (East Germany) is absorbed into the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) in 1990


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Thomas Wolfe, author   (1900)

  • Gore Vidal, author   (1925)

  • Chubby Checker, singer-songwriter    (1941)

  • Rev. Al Sharpton, Civil Rights activist   (1954)

  • Stevie Ray Vaughn, musician   (1954)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • There are no McGee birthdays listed for today.

TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

  • German Unity Day  (Germany)


PHOTOGRAPHY  CLUB

Photography Club will not meet this week due to today’s cross country meet.

CHORUS

Chorus Directed Study Schedule

Tuesday: 8th Grade Chorus

Thursday: 6th Grade Chorus



Talent Show Rehearsal

Tuesday and Thursday

2:30-3:00 in the Auditorium

RUBIK’S  CUBE  CLUB

Rubik’s Cube Club will meet on Thursday due to the early release day on Wednesday. 


MINECRAFT

Minecraft GOLD only will meet this Thursday October 5. The club meets in the Library Mac Lab and ends at 3:00 for students taking the late bus and 3:15 for students being picked up.

AMBASSADORS

All Student Ambassadors please return your training permission slips to the office by Thursday, October 5th.

BAND

  • TUESDAY:  6th grade band/ no drummers

  • THURSDAY: 8th grade band with drummers

  • Flute group:  meets every Tuesday after school


GIRLS  SOCCER

The McGee Lady Spartans cruised to a 7-1 victory over Wilson MS yesterday. Lindsey Leary opened the scoring on a beautiful corner from Claire McGeever. Olivia Salina hit McGeever in front of the net for goal number two. Taylor Danielle, Olivia Salina, Taylor Bellizzi, lily Santoro, and Morgan Biello also scored for McGee. In the jv game, Gabby Crossley and Gwen Tighe scored to lead the girls to a 2-0 victory. Practice today 2:30-4:00.


BOYS  SOCCER

The McGee Boys Varsity Soccer Team lost to Wilson Middle School yesterday.  Adam Kozubal scored the lone goal for McGee off an assist from Marco Marino.  Nick Vignone, Sean Hunt and Jacob Ferland played well on defense for McGee.  The JV team also lost their game.  Braden Shea scored for McGee off an assist from Ryan Garrity.  Mason Arborio and Nate Snyder played well for McGee.

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