McGee News

Morning News, Monday, November 13
Posted 11/13/2017 09:27AM

Daily Announcements

November 13, 2017

Today is Day 1


The rotation for today is:

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

NORMAL  ROTATION SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Nachos

Meat, Cheese, Rice, Black Beans, Salsa

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN  HISTORY

  • US forces under Ethan Allen attack Montreal in 1775

  • James Braid demonstrates animal magnetism (hypnosis) in 1841

  • Walt Disney’s film Fantasia is released in 1940

  • The Holland Tunnel opens to traffic in 1927

  • In 1956, the US Supreme Court declares segregation on buses to be illegal, ending the Montgomery Bus Boycott

  • The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in 1982


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • St. Augustine, theologian   (354)

  • John Dickinson, Founding Father   (1732)

  • John A. Dahlgren, USN admiral, inventor   (1809)

  • Joseph Hooker, US Army general   (1814)

  • Robert Louis Stevenson, author   (1850)

  • Louis Brandeis, USSC Justice   (1856)

  • Peter Arnett, journalist   (1934)

  • Whoopi Goldberg, actress   (1955)

  • Vinny Testaverde, football player  (1963)

  • Noah Hathaway, actor   (1971)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Jessica Flynn

  • Emily Lamoureux

  • Michael Lukaszewski

  • Kelsey Therrien


TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

  • Feast of Feronia  (Roman Empire)

  • World Kindness Day


NORTHERN  REGION

Attention Northern Region Choral Students, pick up you informational packets in the choral room.   Bring your registration form and money to Mrs. Terlecky by November 17th.


MILE  RUN

All students that were absent for the mile run need to do the make up this coming Tuesday, Nov. 14th during directed study.  Please speak with a physical education teacher for a pass.


STUDENT  COUNCIL

Student Council will meet Tuesday, November 14th during directed study in room 102.  Please join us!


TREAT the TROOPS

Congratulations McGee! You sent 170 pounds of Halloween Candy to the troops. 


MATH  COUNTS

Math Counts will meet on Tuesday this week, after school until 3:30pm in Room 120.  Speak with Mr. Beaupre with any questions.


GIRLS  BASKETBALL

Girls interested in trying out for basketball MUST sign up and have ALL required paperwork completed prior to Nov 27.  Try-outs will begin on Monday, 11/27 from 2:30-4:00PM, and continue on Thursday, 11/30 and Friday, 12/1 from 2:30-4:00.  No student may try out without required forms completed AND an up to date physical.


Please speak with Ms. Cooper in room 215 should you have any questions.

  • July 2018
    • July 25, 2018 BOE Special Meeting 6:00 PMBOE Meeting Room
  • August 2018
    • August 13, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting 7:00 PMBoard of Education
    • August 27, 2018 Teacher Orientation District wide
    • August 28, 2018 Prof Dev - No School for Students District wide
    • August 29, 2018 *FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
  • September 2018
    • September 3, 2018 Labor Day - No School District wide
    • September 10, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting 7:00 PMBoard of Education
    • September 14, 2018 Berlin Fair Day - No School District wide
    • September 19, 2018 Aft Prof Dev - Early Dismissal District wide

McGee Quick Facts

  • Established: 1969
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 709
  • Colors: Green & Gold
  • Mascot: Spartan
It is the policy of the Board of Education that any form of discrimination or  harassment on the basis of protected characteristics such as race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, disability (including pregnancy), or gender identity or expression is forbidden, whether by students, Board employees or third parties subject to the control of the Board.  To view the Board’s Non-Discrimination policy please visit the BOE Policies page to access policy 5145.4-R Non-Discrimination (Students) Regulations.
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