District News & Events

Morning News, Monday, June 4
Posted 06/04/2018 08:10AM

Daily Announcements

June 4, 2018

Today is Day 6


The rotation for today is:

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

NORMAL  ROTATION  SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Bosco Stix

Marinara Sauce

Green Beans

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN HISTORY

  • The Montgolfier brothers demonstrate in 1783 the hot air balloon

  • Captain George Vancouver claims in 1792 Puget Sound for Great Britain

  • Following Louisiana’s admittance to the Union as a state in 1812, the Louisiana Territory changes its name to the Missouri Territory

  • Henry Ford completes in 1896 his first car, the
    Ford Quadracycle

  • Massachusetts becomes in 1912 the first state to set a minimum wage

  • The first Pulitzer Prizes are awarded in 1917

  • The US Congress approves in 1919 the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote

  • The WW2 Dunkirk Evacuation ends in 1940

  • The WW2 Battle of Midway begins in 1942

  • A hunter-killer group of the US Navy captures the German submarine U-505 in 1944.  It is the first time since the 19th Century that the US Navy captured a vessel at sea

  • Rome falls to the Allies in 1944; it is the first Axis capital to fall

  • Dr. Martin Luther King delivers in 1957 his Power of Nonviolence  speech

  • The protests at Tinanmen Square are violently ended in 1989 by the Chinese Peoples Liberation Army


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Benjamin Huntsman, inventor of cast steel   (1704)

  • King George III, British King in 1776   (1704)

  • Dennis Weaver, actor [McCloud]   (1924)

  • Dr. Ruth Westheimer, therapist    (1928)

  • Gorilla Monsoon, wrestler   (1937)

  • Scott Wolf, actor   (1968)

  • Angelina Jolie, actress   (1975)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

Kyle Hyde

Harrison Lombardi

Timothy Mrachek

Donald Plummer


LIBRARY VOLUNTEERS

The last meeting of the year for Library Volunteers will be today on Thursday, June 7th.   


BHS  FOOTBALL

There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday June 6 in the gym during Directed Study for 8th grade students interested in playing football next year at BHS. Please speak with Mr. Eagle with any questions.


TRACK

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 any team member can attend the track party on June 7th.


CHORUS

The following students should report to the choral room at this time: Meredith Beers, Kylie Bacon, Emily Kobus, Emily Roche, Laura Sarrazin, Katie Terlecky and Simon Narel.

7th and 8th grade chorus will rehearse tomorrow during directed study. It is the Final practice before the concert tomorrow night!

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