Morning News, Thursday, May 31
Posted 05/31/2018 07:55AM
May 31, 2018
Today is Day 4
The rotation for today is:
SPECIAL NWEA TESTING ROTATION SCHEDULE
Today’s lunch is:
Choice of Fruit
TODAY IN HISTORY
Ramses II (Ramses the Great) becomes in 1279BCE Pharaoh of Egypt
The US enacts in 1790 the first copyright statute
The clock in the tower at the Houses of Parliament starts keeping time in 1859
The hull of the RMS Titanic is launched in 1911
WW1 Battle of Jutland in 1916
The last Model T rolls off the production line in 1927 after a run of 15,007,003 units
The first Mickey Mouse cartoon with sound is released in 1929
Observance of Memorial Day is moved in 1971 from May 30 to the last Monday in May
The Trans-Alaska Pipeline is completed in 1977
McGEE NOTABLE BIRTHS
Ghengis Khan, Mongol Khagan (Emperor) (1162)
Walt Whitman, poet (1819)
Don Ameche, actor (1908)
Prince Ranier of Monaco, husband of Grace Kelly (1923)
Clint Eastwood, actor-director-producer-mayor (1930)
Joe Namath, football player (1943)
Tom Berenger, actor (1949)
Brooke Shields, actress (1965)
The last two meetings of the year will be today, May 31st and our end of the year celebration on Thursday, June 7th.
Any 8th grade students interested in playing football next year at BHS there will be an informational meeting on Wednesday June 6 during Directed Study. The meeting will be held in the gymnasium. Please speak with Mr. Eagle with any questions.
Directed study chorus this week Tuesday & Thursday 7th & 8th grade chorus In the auditorium
The following students will rehearse this Thursday during D.Study:
Members of the Color Guard must return their 2 flags and clean T-shirt as soon as possible to Mrs. McManus or Mrs. Bradshaw. Thank you!
Any students interested in joining cheerleading at BHS, please attend the informational meeting Thursday at 9:15 in the gymnasium during Directed Study
SWIM & DIVING
There will be a Berlin High Girls Swim and Dive informational meeting on Thursday, May 31st during directed study in room 110. Anyone interested is welcome to attend, no swim team or diving experience necessary.
Track team members are to turn in their uniforms, washed, dried, in a labeled bag. Girls should turn them into Coach Zagorski, Boys to Coach Dix. All Uniforms must be turned in, before a team member can attend the track party on June 7th.
Students must return all library materials no later than Friday, June 8th. 6th and 7th grade students may renew materials by bringing them into the LMC before that date. 6th and 7th grade students may only check out books for the summer if they have no overdue materials.