McGee News

Morning News, Tuesday, February 13
Posted 02/13/2018 07:29AM

Daily Announcements

February 13, 2018

Today is Day 6

The rotation for today is:



Today’s lunch is:

Chicken Nuggets



Choice of Fruit


  • In 1689, William and Mary are proclaimed co-rulers of England

  • Thomas Edison first observes the thermionic (Edison) effect in 1880

  • ASCAP is founded in 1914 to protect the intellectual property rights of composers, arrangers and publishers of music

  • New Delhi becomes capital of India in 1931

  • In 1945, Dresden, Germany is attacked by aerial bombers of the RAF

  • The Coso Artifact is discovered in 1961: it appears to be a 500,000-year-old rock encasing a Champion spark plug


  • World Radio Day  (United Nations)


  • Nolan Pelletier

  • Sophia Tierney


  • Bess Truman, 35th FLOTUS   (1885)

  • Tennessee Ernie Ford, musician   (1919)

  • George Segal, actor   (1934)

  • Don Panoz, entrepreneur & automaker   (1934)

  • Oliver Reed, actor   (1938)

  • Jerry Springer, talk show host   (1944)

  • Richard Blumenthal, US Senator from CT   (1946)

  • Peter Gabriel, musician   (1950)

  • Stephen Bowen, USN captain & astronaut   (1964)


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 selection of books for you to check out.  Rate your book date and enter to win a prize.


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 2/22 and 2/23.



Who?: Ambassadors who
signed up to work on the

When?: TODAY
during Directed Study

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


Band Directed Study

TODAY: 7th grade band
(no drummers)

TODAY: after school band help; EXTRA CREDIT *AND PIT BAND

Wednesday:  after school band help; EXTRA CREDIT *AND PIT BAND


Anyone interested in joining The Chess Club should attend our next meeting, after school TODAY until 3:00pm in Room 120.


The Creative Lego Club will meet after school in the cafeteria on Wednesday February 14th.


The Card Club will meet after school in the cafeteria on Wednesday February 14th.


The Drawing Club will meet after school in the cafeteria on Wednesday February 14th.


Girls Softball:  Any girls who plan to try out for the McGee Girls Softball Team should plan to attend a meeting after school on Wednesday in Room 120 until 3:00pm.  If you have any questions please see Mr. Beaupre or Ms. Garncarz.

  • August 2018
    • August 27, 2018 Teacher Orientation District wide
    • August 27, 2018 BOE Special Meeting 7:00 PMBerlin High School Auditorium
    • August 28, 2018 Prof Dev - No School for Students District wide
    • August 29, 2018 *FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
  • September 2018
    • September 3, 2018 Labor Day - No School District wide
    • September 10, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting 7:00 PMBoard of Education
    • September 14, 2018 Berlin Fair Day - No School District wide

McGee Quick Facts

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