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Morning News, Friday, January 12
Posted 01/12/2018 07:34AM

Daily Announcements

January 12, 2018

Today is Day 5


The rotation for today is:

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

NORMAL  ROTATION SCHEDULE


Today’s lunch is:

Pizza Pizza

Plain or Pepperoni
Garden Salad

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN  HISTORY

  • In 1915, the U.S. House of Representatives rejects a proposal that would have given women the right to vote.

  • In 1921, Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis becomes the first commissioner of Major League Baseball

  • In 1932, Hattie W. Caraway becomes the first female US Senator

  • In 1991, the US Congress authorizes use of military force to drive Iraq out of Kuwait

  • RMS Queen Mary 2, the world’s largest ocean liner,  embarks on its maiden voyage in 2004


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Alexa Fallon

  • Ryan Mrachek

  • Sheila Boynton  (Saturday)

  • Natalia Chorzepa  (Sunday)
    Emily Kobus  (Sunday)

  • Ian Malespini  (Sunday)

  • Euan Adriel Rotoni  (Sunday)


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • John Winthrop, Governor of Massachusetts Colony  (1588)

  • Edmund Burke, MP who supported American independence  (1729)

  • John Hancock, Founding Father  (1737)

  • John Singer Sargent, portrait painter   (1856)

  • Jack London, author  (1876)

  • Tex Ritter, singer & actor  (1905)

  • P.W. Botha, South African politician   (1916)

  • Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Guru to the Beatles  (1917)

  • Ira Hayes, Iwo Jima flag-raiser   (1923)

  • Kreskin, mentalist   (1935)

  • Joe Fraizer, boxer    (1944)

  • Rush Limbaug, political commentator  (1951)

  • Howard Stern, radio personality  (1954)

  • John Lasseter, animation director  (1957)

  • Christiane Amanpour, journalist  (1958)

  • Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon.com     (1964)

  • Rob Zombie, music producer  (1965)

  • Scott Burrell, UConn basketball player   (1971)


TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

  • National Youth Day  (India)


DROP-IN

FRIDAY, JAN 12th, 7-9 pm

INFLATABLE OBSTACLE COURSE

$4 Admission

Snacks, drinks, and candy for sale!

Permission slips in MAIN OFFICE

  • February 2018
    • 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
    • March 5, 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
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