McGee News

Morning News, Thursday, December 14
Posted 12/14/2017 09:58AM

Daily Announcements

December 14, 2017

Today is Day 4


The rotation for today is:

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

LATE  OPENING ROTATION SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Chicken Patty on a roll

Oven Fries, Baby Carrots

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN  HISTORY

  • Princess Mary Stuart becomes Mary, Queen of Scots in 1542

  • The Montgolfier brothers lift off in their first balloon flight in 1782

  • Alabama becomes the 22nd State in 1819

  • NASCAR is founded in 1947

  • In 1972, Eugene Cernan becomes the last man to walk on the Moon.

  • In 2008, President George W. Bush narrowly misses being struck by two shoes while visiting Baghdad, Iraq

  • An incident occurs in 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Nostradamus, astrologer   (1503)

  • Tycho Brahe, astronomer   (1546)

  • King George VI, father of Queen Elizabeth II   (1895)

  • Jimmy Dolittle, USAAF General   (1896)

  • Spike Jones, musician   (1911)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • There are no McGee birthdays listed for today


TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

  • Alabama Day  (Alabama)


LIBRARY  VOLUNTEERS

The Library Volunteer club will meet TODAY after school.  Please bring in the items you signed up for to help us celebrate during our Winter Party. 


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 tomorrow, 12/15.


MINECRAFT

Minecraft GREEN will meet TODAY

PICTURE  RETAKE  DAY

Pictures will be rescheduled to a later date.  


YEARBOOK

Yearbook Club will be meeting TODAY after school in Mrs. Par's art room 204. New members are welcome. Meeting will last until late bus pick up at 3pm.


LIBRARY

The Library Media Center handed out overdue notices today to all students who have overdue materials.  All overdue items need to be returned before the Winter Break.  Bills for all items not returned will be sent home in early January.


BAND

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: LATE OPENING – NO DS
Thursday is CONCERT NIGHT at 7:30!


BAND

This weeks Band practice after school:

ALL regional students must stay either Tuesday or Thursday this week.

(if you are unable to stay after, please speak with Mrs. Bradshaw)


BAND

All FLUTES playing Canon in D for the concert, please report to the band room at 9:30 this morning to practice.


DROP-IN

FRIDAY, DEC 15th, 7-9 pm

RAFFLE PRIZE NIGHT

$4 Admission

Snacks, drinks, and candy for sale!

Permission slips in MAIN OFFICE


WRESTLING

Congratulations to the McGee Wrestling team who wrestled RHAM on Monday.  Winning matches for McGee were Caleb Uliasz, Landon Vieira, Christianna Morley, Marco Marino, Kenny Wadinger and Hamza Mourabit.

  • 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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