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Daily Bulletin - 10/15/2018



Monday, October 15th, 2018

*Student Section*



  • Hispanic Heritage Fact: Can you name at least 5 notable Hispanic Americans who are famous singers?  Carlos Santana–guitarist and singer, Selena-singer, Jennifer Lopez-singer and actress, Gloria Estefan-singer, Desi Arnaz – musician and actor.  These are just a few of the many talented Hispanics who contribute their talents to our culture. Can you name others?? There are endless other categories including literature, art, science and medicine that include Hispanic Americans.  There are 79,440 Hispanic chief executives in jobs in the United States. In addition, 50,866 physicians and surgeons, 48,720 postsecondary teachers, 38,532 lawyers, and 2,726 news analysts, reporters and correspondents are Hispanic.


  • The students that have been selected to represent Thornton in the FUSD Talent Show are Isha Kale and Deeta Ganapatry. Congratulations.  Please come to the front office for the Talent Show registration instructions.


  • Homework Club will meet in room 39 on today, Tuesday and Thursday from 2:40 until 3:40.


  • Students please be sure to take your valuables out of your backpacks and lock them up in your PE lockers during PE due to an increase in locker room thefts this includes cell phones, money, wallets, calculators, etc.  The school is not responsible for replacing stolen items.


  • TUPE Team: Please sign up for the meeting during Flex for this Tuesday. Remember to bring your new handbook from the training and notes from the last meeting to this meeting as well.  Thank you Mrs. DeTar


  • Congratulations to the scientists in Science Bowl who made it to the third round!  There will be a meeting tomorrow in Ms. Harker's room after school!


  • There will be a Junior Achievement meeting after school on Tuesday, Oct. 16 from 2:40 - 4:00 pm in Room 3.




Posted by: M. Harden-SYS Published:10/12/18
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