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Posted 11/29/2017 07:50AM

Daily Announcements

November 29, 2017

Today is Day 5

The rotation for today is:



Today’s lunch is:

Grilled Cheese


Oven Fries

Choice of Fruit


  • In 1877, Thomas Edison demonstrates the phonograph for the first time.

  • In 1893, Navy defeats Army in the first Army-Navy football game

  • In 1910, the first US Patent is issued for traffic lights

  • In 1922, Howard Carter opens the tomb of King Tutankhamun to the public

  • President Lyndon Johnson establishes the Warren Commission in 1963

  • Pong, the first commercially successful video game, is released by Atari in 1972


  • Christian Doppler, physicist   (1803)

  • Louisa May Alcott, novelist  [Little Women]   (1832)

  • Theodor Esterich, pediatrician & discoverer of E. Coli   (1857)

  • C.S. Lewis, author  [Chronicles of Narnia]   (1898)

  • Adam Clayton Powell, civil rights activist   (1908)

  • Madeline L’Engle, author  [A Wrinkle In Time]   (1918)

  • Chuck Mangione, musician   (1940)

  • Janet Napolitano, FBI Director & DHS Secretary   (1957)


  • Justin Charron

  • David Clement

  • Joshua Clement

  • Alexandra Pauley


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.


MONDAY:  8th grade band

TUESDAY: 6th grade band

THURSDAY: 7th grade band


There is no Minecraft club this week, because the mac lab is unavailable. The next meeting date will be Minecraft GOLD on December 7th.


Ms. Cooper reminds those who are trying out for girls basketball that there will be no girls basketball tryouts today. Tryouts will continue Thursday and Friday from 2:30-4:00.


Chimers will rehearse after school on Thursday from 2:30-3:00


Creative Lego Club will not meet today due to a change in the teacher after school meeting calendar.  Our next meeting will be December 6th.


Card Club will not meet today due to a change in the teacher after school meeting calendar.  Our next meeting will be December 6th.


Drawing Club will not meet today due to a change in the teacher after school meeting calendar.  Our next meeting will be December 6th.


The school store will be open on Friday during all lunch waves. You can use Cash Or Gotcha Tickets.


Rubik's Cube Club will meet Thursday in Room 122 from 2:30 - 3:00 P.M. due to today's faculty meeting.


Band Practice After School:

Tuesday:  Flute Ensemble, and High school band buddies practice/extra help

Wednesday:  High school Band Buddies practice/help

Thursday:  High school Band Buddies practice/help

*All regional students:  please pick a day and stay after to perform your regional piece & scales.


Friday, December 1, 2017

7:00-9:00 pm



Permission slips in main office

  • February 2018
    • February 19, 2018 President's Day Holiday
    • February 20, 2018 President's Day Holiday
    • February 21, 2018 BOE Special Meeting 7:30 AMBOE Meeting Room
    • February 23, 2018 Wear White Dance 6:30 PM to 9:00 PMMcGee Gymnasium
    • February 26, 2018 NO LATE BUS: Department Meeting
    • February 26, 2018 Communications Committee 6:00 PMBOE
    • February 26, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting 7:00 PMBoard of Education
  • March 2018
    • March 2, 2018 UPBEAT Drop In 7:00 PM to 9:00 PMGymnasium
    • March 5, 2018 NO LATE BUS: Faculty Meeting

McGee Quick Facts

  • Established: 1969
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 709
  • Colors: Green & Gold
  • Mascot: Spartan
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