Morning News, Monday, January 29
Posted 01/29/2018 07:33AM
January 29, 2018
Today is Day 2
The rotation for today is:
NORMAL ROTATION SCHEDULE
Today’s lunch is:
Mac & Cheese
Choice of Fruit
TODAY IN HISTORY
Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven” is first published with the author’s name in 1845
Henry Clay introduces the Compromise of 1850 to Congress
Kansas becomes the 34th State in 1861
In 1886, Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile
Liliuokalani becomes Queen of Hawaii in 1891
The American League is founded with 8 teams in 1900
The Baseball Hall of Fame announces its first inductees in 1936
The first inductees of the Pro Football Hall of fame are announced in 1963
McGEE NOTABLE BIRTHS
Thomas Paine, author-patriot (1737)
Moses Cleaveland, founder of Cleveland (1754)
Henry Lee III, general (1756)
Albert Gallatin, scientist & 4th Secretary of the Treasury (1761)
William McKinley, 25th POTUS (1843)
Anton Checkov, author (1860)
John D. Rockefeller Jr., entrepreneur (1874)
W.C. Fields, entertainer (1880)
John Forsythe, actor (1918)
Oprah Winfrey (1954)
Don't forget to have your spirit wear orders in to your homeroom teacher today! All proceeds will go towards the McGee in DC Scholarship fund!
FUNDRAISER FOR MUDSLIDE VICTIMS IN CALIFORNIA
Donate $1.00 every day at the elevators to participate
Monday- Hat Day
Tuesday-Crazy Hair Day
Wednesday- Team Jersey Day
Thursday-American Pride Day
Friday- Pajama Day
The Creative Lego Club will meet after school in the cafeteria on Wednesday January 31st.
The Drawing Club will meet after school in the cafeteria on Wednesday January 31st.
The Card Club will meet after school in the cafeteria on Wednesday January 31st.
Sparked by intense and shut down defense in the third quarter, the McGee girls basketball team evened their record to 6-6 with a 28-10 victory over East Hampton MS on Friday. Rylee Cop led the Lady Spartans with 8 points while Alivia Halkias and Kailee DeMaio added 6 points a piece. In the JV game, Jessica Petit led McGee with 8 points as the girls rolled to a 19-8 victory. Elysia Sekoll added 4 points and Mary Confranseco had 3 points. There is practice today from 2:30-4:00.
Congratulations to the McGee Wrestling team which wrestled their final tournament of the season. Landon Vieira, Marco Marino and Duncan Mute were all silver medalists and Mason Arborio took home the gold for McGee. Congratulations to the entire team for a great season. Any wrestler that did not turn in their uniform should speak with Mr. Plona today.