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Daily Bulletin - 4/13/2018



Friday, April 13th, 2018

*Student Section*


  • Hoops for Heart Facts of the Day:

    • If all the veins, arteries and capillaries were strung together, they could circle the globe two and half times. There are more than 60,000 miles of blood vessels in an adult body.

    • The sound of a heartbeat is really the sound of the heart valves closing as blood is pushed through the heart chambers. An average heart beats about 30 million times in a year.


  • Science Fair Club Pizza Party, today at Lunch in room 40.


  • Hey T-bolts! Designs Her Way, a free coding program, still has a couple spots open. If you are interested, please apply through the link ( by today.


  • Hello all, the Roller Coaster Engineering Club has been working hard to build the perfect marble-rolling Roller Coasters!  Come to Ms. Harker's room today during lunch if you'd like to see their first judging. The final competition will be April 27th at Great America.


  • Are you a 7th grader interested in becoming a WEB Leader next year? WEB Leader information meeting at lunch on Monday April 16th in Room 11. The meeting will start after the first five minutes of lunch, you will still have time to buy lunch if necessary. If you have any questions see Ms. DeFrance, Ms. Odland, Mrs. Reyes or Ms. Bird.


  • QUOTE OF THE WEEK:  winner is Aakash S. "Throw Kindness Like Confetti"  Thank you Ms. Reyes


  • Attention 8th graders:  If you are interested in trying out for the American High School Cheer team please look for the cheerleaders during lunch on Tuesday, April 17th.  They will be here passing out Tryout Packets and answering questions.


  • Homework Club will be held in room 11 on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 2:45 until 3:15 next week.


  • Reminder if you have a yellow pass you must attend Academic Recovery in room 37 today during lunch.

Posted by: M. Harden-SYS Published:4/12/18
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