Morning News, Thursday, November 30
Posted 11/30/2017 07:27AM
November 30, 2017
Today is Day 6
The rotation for today is:
TUESDAY – THURSDAY DIRECTED STUDY ROTATION SCHEDULE
Today’s lunch is:
Baked Beans, Oven Fries
Choice of Fruit
TODAY IN HISTORY
The Treaty of Paris of 1782 is signed, officially ending the war for American independence
Lucille Ball marries Desi Arnaz in 1940
Michael Jackson’s Thriller is released in 1982
Exxon and Mobil merge in 1998
McGEE NOTABLE BIRTHS
Jonathan Swift, Irish author & satirist (1667)
William Livingston, Governor of NJ (1723)
Oliver Winchester, gunsmith (1810)
Samuel Clemens, author, satirist, adventurer (1835)
Dr. John McRae, Canadian physician [Flanders Fields] (1872)
Sir Winston Churchill, British PM & Nobel Laureate (1874)
John Dickson Carr, author (1906)
Gordon Parks, photographer & film director (1912)
Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., actor (1918)
Robert Guillaume, actor (1927)
Dick Clark, TV host (1929)
G. Gordon Liddy (1930)
Ridley Scott, movie director (1937)
Billy Idol, musician (1955)
Ben Stiller, actor (1965)
There will be a mandatory meeting for all Drama Club cast and stage crew members and their parents THIS EVENING from 6:30 - 7:15pm in the auditorium.
MONDAY: 8th grade band
TUESDAY: 6th grade band
TODAY: 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 tryouts will continue today and Friday from 2:30-4:00.
Chimers will rehearse after school TODAY from 2:30-3:00
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 TODAY in Room 122 from 2:30 - 3:00 P.M. due to yesterday’s faculty meeting.
Directed study chorus today
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.
Attention Band Members:
Mrs. Bradshaw has chosen a group of musicians to perform "Silent Night" with the chorus.
We will rehearse this FRIDAY during directed study, in the auditorium.
Please check your GMAIL to see if you will be performing.
FRIDAY's directed study is for all 7th grade band members.
***Also on FRIDAY: Anyone that received a Gmail invitation from Mrs. Bradshaw will report to the auditorium for rehearsal with chorus on Silent Night***
Friday, December 1, 2017
Permission slips in main office