McGee News

Morning News, Friday, December 1
Posted 12/01/2017 07:33AM

Daily Announcements

December 1, 2017

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

  • In 1824, John Quincy Adams is selected President of the United States by the House of Representatives in accordance with the 12th Amendment.

  • Dr. Pepper is first served to the public in 1885

  • The Ford Motor Company introduces the moving assembly line in 1913

  • In Montgomery, AL in 1955, seamstress Rosa Parks refuses to give her seat on a bus to a white man

  • French and English portions of the Channel Tunnel meet in 1990


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Marie Tussaud, wax museum proprietor   (1761)

  • Marshal Georgiy Zhukov, Soviet General     (1896)

  • Matt Monro, singer   (1930)

  • Lou Rawls, singer   (1933)

  • Woody Allen, actor-director-comedian     (1935)

  • Richard Pryor, comic actor   (1940)

  • Bette Midler, actress   (1945)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Michael Muscatello

  • Neil Patel   (Saturday)

  • Julia Dempsey   (Sunday)

  • Justin Filipek   (Sunday)


TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

  • National Transit Tribute to Rosa Parks Day   (US)


MINECRAFT

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


GIRLS  BASKETBALL

Ms. Cooper reminds those who are trying out for girls basketball that tryouts will continue today from 2:30-4:00.


SCHOOL  STORE

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


CHORUS

Directed Study Chorus today

7th & 8th Grade Boys and Girls

Auditorium


BAND

Attention Band Members:

Mrs. Bradshaw has chosen a group of musicians to perform "Silent Night" with the chorus.
We will rehearse this TODAY during directed study, in the auditorium.
Please check your GMAIL to see if you will be performing.


BAND

TODAY’S directed study is for all 7th grade band members. 

***Also TODAY:   Anyone that received a Gmail invitation from Mrs. Bradshaw will report to the auditorium for rehearsal with chorus on Silent Night***


DROP-IN

Friday, December 1, 2017

7:00-9:00 pm

ALL GRADES

WINTER WONDERLAND

Permission slips in main office

  • February 2018
    • 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 Ad-Hoc Committee for Policy Review/Revision 6:30 PMBOE Suffield Conference Room (next to PPS Office)
    • 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
    • March 5, 2018 PowerSchool open for 8th graders to select classes for BHS
    • March 6, 2018 PowerSchool open for 8th graders to select classes for BHS

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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