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Morning News, Friday, February 9
Posted 02/09/2018 08:21AM

Daily Announcements

February 9, 2018

Today is Day 4


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

  • The British Parliament declares Massachusetts to be in rebellion in 1775

  • With no candidate having received the necessary majority, the US House of Representatives declares John Quincy Adams to be the 6th POTUS in 1825.

  • Jefferson Davis becomes President of the CSA in 1861

  • President Ulysses Grant establishes the National weather Bureau in 1870

  • Volleyball is created in 1895 as the game Mintonette

  • Daylight Saving Time is re-established in the US in 1942 as a wartime energy saving measure

  • The first test flight of the Boeing 747 happens in 1969


NOTABLE  BIRTHS

  • Thomas Paine, philosopher & revolutionary   (1737)

  • Luther Martin, patriot   (1748)

  • William Henry Harrison, 9th POTUS   (1773)

  • Wilhelm Maybach, auto designer  (1846)

  • Carmen Miranda, actress    (1909)

  • Dean Rusk, 54th Secretary of State   (1909)

  • William Darby, father of the US Army Rangers   (1911)

  • Roger Mudd, journalist    (1928)

  • Joe Pesci, actor   (1943)


McGEE NOTABLE  BIRTHS

Sal Dastoli

Meredith Gendreau

Krystain Demorest  (Sunday)

Julia Kielbowicz  (Sunday)

Klaudia Szarwacki  (Sunday)

Emily Zieba  (Sunday)


BLIND DATE WITH A BOOK

Do you like surprises?  Need help deciding what to read next? Go on a Blind Date with a book!

The library staff has wrapped up a section of books available for you to check out.  Rate your date and enter to win a prize.



STUDENT AMBASSADOR MEETING

Who?: Ambassadors who signed up to work on the
iMovie

When?: Tuesday, 2/13/18 during Directed Study

Where?: Room 102 (across from the Band room)


GLOW  PARTY

When?  February 23, 2018 from 6:30-9pm

Where?  McGee Middle School Gymnasium

Who?  YOU!!!  All grade levels are invited to attend

What?  A GLOW party.  Wear WHITE and anything else that GLOWS!!!  

Why?  Proceeds from the dance will benefit our Student Activity Account

How much?  $10.00, cash only please


Tickets will be sold at lunch on 2/9, 2/22 and 2/23.

UPBEAT DROP IN

FRIDAY, Feb 9th, 7-9 pm

MOVIE NIGHT

$4 Admission

Snacks, drinks, and candy for sale!

Permission slips in MAIN OFFICE


McGee Quick Facts

  • Established: 1969
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 709
  • Colors: Green & Gold
  • Mascot: Spartan
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