McGee News

Morning News, Monday, November 27
Posted 11/27/2017 07:00AM

Daily Announcements

November 27, 2017

Today is Day 3


The rotation for today is:

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

TUESDAY – THURSDAY DIRECTED STUDY ROTATION  SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Chicken Tenders

Rice

Garden Veggie

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN  HISTORY

  • In 1895, Alfred Nobel signs the will that will create the Nobel Prizes

  • The U.S. Army War College is created in 1901

  • The first Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is held in 1924

  • The French Navy scuttles its ships and submarines on this date in 1942

  • In 1964, Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru appeals to the US and the USSR to end the nuclear arms race.

  • The US Senate confirms Gerald Ford as Vice President on this date in 1973


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Anders Celsius, inventor    (1701)

  • Cornelius Vanderbilt II, industrialist   (1843)

  • Bruce Lee, martial artist & actor   (1940)

  • Jimi Hendrix, musician   (1942)

  • Bill Nye, The Science Guy   (1955)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Aisha Campos


GIRLS  BASKETBALL

Girls who will be trying out for the basketball team need to be changed and meet in the gym at 2:30 today. Please make sure you have arranged for a ride to pick you up at 4:00 PM.


BAND

  • MONDAY:  8th grade band

  • TUESDAY: 6th grade band

  • THURSDAY: 7th grade band


MATH  COUNTS

Math Counts will meet Tuesday after school until 3:30pm in Room 120.


CHORUS

There is no directed study chorus today.


CHORUS

Tuesday Directed Study
7th and 8th grade chorus
Boys and Girls In the auditorium


DRAMA  CLUB

There will be a mandatory meeting for all Drama Club cast and stage crew members and their parents on Thursday, November 30 from 6:30 - 7:15pm in the auditorium.


TOY  DRIVE

Our annual infant supply and toy drive to support the Connecticut Children's Medical Center has started.  New unwrapped toys and supplies for infants through teenagers are being collected in Mrs. Botticello's room.  The toy drive runs through mid December.

  • 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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