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Daily Announcements

November 30, 2017

Today is Day 6


The rotation for today is:

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

TUESDAY – THURSDAY DIRECTED STUDY ROTATION  SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Hamburger

or

Veggie Burger

Baked Beans, Oven Fries

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN  HISTORY

  • The Treaty of Paris of 1782 is signed, officially ending the war for American independence

  • Lucille Ball marries Desi Arnaz in 1940

  • Michael Jackson’s Thriller is released in 1982

  • Exxon and Mobil merge in 1998


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Maggie Dubowski

  • Wesley LeTourneux

  • Dakota Rymarzick


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Jonathan Swift, Irish author & satirist  (1667)

  • William Livingston, Governor of NJ   (1723)

  • Oliver Winchester, gunsmith   (1810)

  • Samuel Clemens, author, satirist, adventurer   (1835)

  • Dr. John McRae, Canadian physician  [Flanders Fields]  (1872)

  • Sir Winston Churchill, British PM & Nobel Laureate  (1874)

  • John Dickson Carr, author   (1906)

  • Gordon Parks, photographer & film director  (1912)

  • Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., actor   (1918)

  • Robert Guillaume, actor   (1927)

  • Dick Clark, TV host   (1929)

  • G. Gordon Liddy   (1930)

  • Ridley Scott, movie director   (1937)

  • Billy Idol, musician  (1955)

  • Ben Stiller, actor  (1965)


DRAMA  CLUB

There will be a mandatory meeting for all Drama Club cast and stage crew members and their parents THIS EVENING from 6:30 - 7:15pm in the auditorium.


BAND

MONDAY:  8th grade band

TUESDAY: 6th grade band

TODAY: 7th grade band


MINECRAFT

There is no Minecraft club this week because the mac lab is unavailable. The next meeting date will be Minecraft GOLD on December 7th.


GIRLS  BASKETBALL

Ms. Cooper reminds those who are trying out for girls basketball that tryouts will continue today and Friday from 2:30-4:00.


CHIMERS

Chimers will rehearse after school TODAY from 2:30-3:00


SCHOOL  STORE

The school store will be open on Friday during all lunch waves. You can use Cash Or Gotcha Tickets.


RUBIK’S  CUBE

Rubik's Cube Club will meet TODAY in Room 122 from 2:30 - 3:00 P.M. due to yesterday’s faculty meeting.


CHORUS

Directed study chorus today
Solo auditions
Announcers


BAND

Band Practice After School:

Tuesday:  Flute Ensemble, and High school band buddies practice/extra help

Wednesday:  High school Band Buddies practice/help

Thursday:  High school Band Buddies practice/help

*All regional students:  please pick a day and stay after to perform your regional piece & scales.


BAND

Attention Band Members:

Mrs. Bradshaw has chosen a group of musicians to perform "Silent Night" with the chorus.

We will rehearse this FRIDAY during directed study, in the auditorium.

Please check your GMAIL to see if you will be performing.


BAND

FRIDAY's directed study is for all 7th grade band members. 

***Also on FRIDAY:   Anyone that received a Gmail invitation from Mrs. Bradshaw will report to the auditorium for rehearsal with chorus on Silent Night***

DROP-IN

Friday, December 1, 2017

7:00-9:00 pm

ALL GRADES

WINTER WONDERLAND

Permission slips in main office

McGee Quick Facts

  • Established: 1969
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 709
  • Colors: Green & Gold
  • Mascot: Spartan
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