District News & Events

Morning News, Friday, September 7
Posted 09/07/2018 07:55AM

Daily Announcements

September 7, 2018

Today is Day 1


The rotation for today is:

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

TUESDAY – THURSDAY  DIRECTED  STUDY ROTATION  SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Pizza Pizza

Plain or Pepperoni

Garden Salad

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN HISTORY

  • The world’s first submarine attack occurrs in 1776, when Ezra Lee in the Connecticut-built submersible Turtle attempts to attach a bomb to HMS Eagle in New York harbor

  • In 1864, US General William Tecumseh Sherman evacuates all inhabitants of Atlanta, GA

  • The first fully electronic television is created in 1927 by Philo Taylor Farnsworth

  • The first night of The Blitz, or the Nazi terror bombing of London happens in 1940.  It goes on for 57 nights

  • Japanese forces on Wake Island surrender to US Marines in 1945

  • ESPN is founded in 1979


NOTABLE BIRTHS

Grandma Moses, painter   (1860)

James Van Allen, space scientist  (1912)

Sonny Rollins, jazz saxophonist   (1930)

Buddy Holly, musician   (1936)

Corbin Bernsen, actor   (1954)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

Kevin Corteville

Connor Lennehan

Shohum Patel

William Weber


Aiden Dunphy  (Saturday)

Sarai Fabian-Hernandez  (Saturday)

Diya Patel  (Saturday)


Joey Gorham  (Sunday)

Savanna Serafin  (Sunday)

Paige Varley  (Sunday)


FIRST  LEGO LEAGUE

Any student interested in joining the FIRST Lego Robotics team should plan on attending a meeting on September 10, Monday in room 1800 at Berlin High School. The meeting will begin at 6:30 and end by 8. Students must bring a parent to the meeting.


GIRLS  SOCCER

Girls soccer tryouts will begin Tuesday, September 11, from 2:30-4:00 PM, and will continue in Wednesday 9/12 and Tuesday 9/18. Please make sure you have signed up on Family ID and have a physical on file with the nurse. Any questions, please speak with Ms Cooper in room 215 or Ms Buzzelli in room 232.


ANIME  CLUB

Japanese/Anime Club will be meeting every 1st and 3rd Thursday in room 223. We will watch anime cartoons, study Japanese writing, learn some Japanese phrases and do origami. Get a permission slip from the front office. Late bus passes are provided. See you there! 


BOYS  SOCCER

Tryouts for the Boys' Soccer Team will be held Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday after school.  Please speak with Mr. Beaupre or
Mr. Centurelli if you would like to try out but missed this week's meeting.


BAND

FRIDAY: 8th grade band

Monday:  all Berlin Fair drummers w/bucket players

Tuesday:  7th grade band w/bucket players

Thursday: 8th grade band w/bucket players


BAND

BERLIN FAIR is FRIDAY:  Meeting time at the fair is 10:45am in uniform!!

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