District News & Events
Morning News, Friday, November 3
Posted 11/03/2017 08:54AM
November 3, 2017
Today is Day 2
The rotation for today is:
NORMAL ROTATION SCHEDULE
Today’s lunch is:
Plain or Pepperoni
TODAY IN HISTORY
Christopher Columbus first sights the island of Dominica in 1493
With the Revolutionary War finished, the Continental Army is disbanded in 1783
At the encouragement of the US, Panama leaves Columbia in 1903 paving the way for the Panama Canal
Chevrolet enters the auto market in 1911
The US introduces the income tax in 1913
Austria enters into an armistice with the Allies in 1918, ending the Hapsburg Empire and Austria-Hungary
The USSR launches Sputnik II in 1957. Onboard is the dog Laika.
In 1964, voters in DC are allowed to vote for President for the first time
John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich (1718)
Jubal Early, CS General (1816)
Adolf Dassler, founder of Adidas (1900)
Charles Bronson, tough guy actor (1921)
John Barry, James Bond music composer (1933)
Michael Dukakis, politician (1933)
Roseanne Barr, actress (1952)
Dennis Miller, comedian (1953)
Dolph Lundgren, actor [RHPS, Rocky] (1957)
McGEE NOTABLE BIRTHS
There are no McGee birthdays listed for today.
Liam Peterson (Sunday)
Zachary Cancelleri (Sunday)
TREAT the TROOPS
Share your Halloween Candy with a U.S. service person! Today is the last day to turn in Halloween candy to your science teacher.
Please make checks for your yearbook payable to Jostens. Checks made payable to McGee can not be processed. Please tell your parents!
If you were issued a new Chromebook and have not yet returned your Samsung charger please bring it to Mrs. Kulpa as soon as possible. Thank you!!
Boys Soccer Team reminder...your team party is after school today in Room 120 until 3:00pm. Remember to bring your uniforms with you!
NAME OUR FISH
These 3 fish are on their way to the McGee fish tank and they need names! Submit your ideas to your homeroom teacher, or drop them by the office. The winners will each receive 2 tickets to a CCSU Sporting Event! Winners will be announced on Friday, November 10th!