Morning News, Tuesday, December 12
Posted 12/12/2017 07:56AM
December 12, 2017
Today is Day 2
The rotation for today is:
TUESDAY – THURSDAY DIRECTED STUDY ROTATION SCHEDULE
Today’s lunch is:
Meat, Cheese, Rice, Corn, Beans, Salsa
Choice of Fruit
TODAY IN HISTORY
Pennsylvania becomes the Second State in 1787
In 1862, the USS Cairo becomes the first armored ship to be sunk by an electrically detonated mine
Guglielmo Marconi receives the first trans-Atlantic wireless signal in 1901
Delhi replaces Calcutta as capital of India in 1911
King George V of England becomes Emperor of India in 1911
Boys Town is founded in 1917
USMC F4F Wildcat fighters sink in 1941 the first four Japanese capital ships of WW2
The Russian Federation is established in 1991
The US Supreme Court announces its decision in Bush vs. Gore in 2000
McGEE NOTABLE BIRTHS
John Jay, first USSC Chief Justice (1745)
Stand Watie, CS General & Cherokee leader (1806)
Edvard Munch, painter [The Scream] (1863)
Frank Sinatra, singer et. al. (1915)
Bob Barker, TV host (1923)
Ed Koch, NYC Mayor (1924)
Buford Pusser, Sheriff (1937)
Connie Francis, singer (1938)
Photography Club will meet today after school until Late Bus in Room 216
Math Counts will meet after school today until 3:00pm.
Directed study chorus today: chimers, soloists and announcers.
In the choral room
The Library Volunteer club will met this week on Thursday after school. Please bring in the items you signed up for to help us celebrate during our Winter Party.
Rubik's Cube club will meet Tuesday this week in room 122.
MEMORY / GRATITUDE
Did someone you love pass away? The holiday season can be especially hard.
If you would like to remember your loved one by making a Memory/Gratitude Box, please email or see your school counselor by this Friday,12/15.
Band Directed Study Rehearsals:
Monday: all 7th & 8th grade band on stage
Tuesday: all 7th & 8th grade band on stage
Wednesday: Early dismissal - no rehearsal
Thursday: "Frosty the Snowman" special band on stage.
Thursday is CONCERT NIGHT at 7:30!