District News & Events

Morning News, Monday, June 18
Posted 06/18/2018 08:37AM

Daily Announcements

June 18, 2018

Today is Day 4


The rotation for today is:

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

NORMAL  ROTATION  SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Chicken Patty

Oven Fries

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN HISTORY

  • The charter of the Massachusetts Bay Colony is revoked by legal writ in 1684

  • English sea captain Samuel Wallis sights Tahiti in 1767

  • British troops abandon Philadelphia, PA in 1778

  • The US declares war on Great Britain in 1812 starting the War of 1812

  • Napoleon is defeated at Waterloo in 1815

  • Susan B. Anthony is fined $100 in 1873 for attempting to vote in a Presidential election

  • British Prime Minister Winston Churchill gives in 1940 his “Finest Hour” speech.

  • Astronaut Sally Ride becomes in 1983 the first American woman in space.


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • E.G. Marshall, actor   (1914)

  • Red Adair, firefighter   (1915)

  • Sir Paul McCartney, Beatle   (1942)

  • Max Records, actor  [Where The Wild Things Are]  (1997)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Brenna Howes

  • Alexandra Kelley


TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

  • Autistic Pride Day

  • Waterloo Day  (United Kingdom)


DARE

Any seventh grade student who has not received a DARE t-shirt should speak with Ms. Petroski.


LAX

There will be a lacrosse meeting for Grade 8 boys interested in playing at BHS next season.  The meeting will be held in room 211 on Tuesday, 6/19, during D/S


YEARBOOKS

Yearbooks will be distributed to 8th grade students in homerooms this morning and will be for sale to 8th graders only on Monday during the 8th grade lunch wave.


YEARBOOKS

6th & 7th grade yearbooks will be available for sale on Tuesday during all lunch waves. Cost is $35 and must be a check made out to "Jostens". 


LIBRARY

All library books must be returned to the LMC. 6th and 7th grade students can check out books for the summer if they have no overdue materials.
Stop by the LMC if you'd like to learn about the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library's Teen Summer Reading Program. Pick up a flyer and learn about volunteering this summer! 


CHROMEBOOKS

Please note that Chromebooks will be collected in your science classes as follows - please make sure that you have a charged Chromebook and your charger ready to turn in to avoid a cost 

Grade 8 – COLLECTED
Grade 7 – 6.18.2018
Grade 6 – 6.19.2018
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