Morning News, Thursday, December 14
Posted 12/14/2017 09:58AM
December 14, 2017
Today is Day 4
The rotation for today is:
LATE OPENING ROTATION SCHEDULE
Today’s lunch is:
Chicken Patty on a roll
Oven Fries, Baby Carrots
Choice of Fruit
TODAY IN HISTORY
Princess Mary Stuart becomes Mary, Queen of Scots in 1542
The Montgolfier brothers lift off in their first balloon flight in 1782
Alabama becomes the 22nd State in 1819
NASCAR is founded in 1947
In 1972, Eugene Cernan becomes the last man to walk on the Moon.
In 2008, President George W. Bush narrowly misses being struck by two shoes while visiting Baghdad, Iraq
An incident occurs in 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT
Nostradamus, astrologer (1503)
Tycho Brahe, astronomer (1546)
King George VI, father of Queen Elizabeth II (1895)
Jimmy Dolittle, USAAF General (1896)
Spike Jones, musician (1911)
McGEE NOTABLE BIRTHS
There are no McGee birthdays listed for today
The Library Volunteer club will meet TODAY after school. Please bring in the items you signed up for to help us celebrate during our Winter Party.
MEMORY / GRATITUDE
Did someone you love pass away? The holiday season can be especially hard.
If you would like to remember your loved one by making a Memory/Gratitude Box, please email or see your school counselor by tomorrow, 12/15.
Minecraft GREEN will meet TODAY
PICTURE RETAKE DAY
Pictures will be rescheduled to a later date.
Yearbook Club will be meeting TODAY after school in Mrs. Par's art room 204. New members are welcome. Meeting will last until late bus pick up at 3pm.
The Library Media Center handed out overdue notices today to all students who have overdue materials. All overdue items need to be returned before the Winter Break. Bills for all items not returned will be sent home in early January.
Band Directed Study Rehearsals:
Monday: all 7th & 8th grade band on stage
Tuesday: all 7th & 8th grade band on stage
Wednesday: Early dismissal - no rehearsal
Thursday: LATE OPENING – NO DS
Thursday is CONCERT NIGHT at 7:30!
This weeks Band practice after school:
ALL regional students must stay either Tuesday or Thursday this week.
(if you are unable to stay after, please speak with Mrs. Bradshaw)
All FLUTES playing Canon in D for the concert, please report to the band room at 9:30 this morning to practice.
FRIDAY, DEC 15th, 7-9 pm
RAFFLE PRIZE NIGHT
Snacks, drinks, and candy for sale!
Permission slips in MAIN OFFICE
Congratulations to the McGee Wrestling team who wrestled RHAM on Monday. Winning matches for McGee were Caleb Uliasz, Landon Vieira, Christianna Morley, Marco Marino, Kenny Wadinger and Hamza Mourabit.