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Daily Bulletin - 10/30/2018



Monday, October 29th, 2018

*Student Section*



  • Costumes may be worn on Halloween but you may not wear a full face mask or full face make-up, no weapons, and the school dress code still applies.


  • There will be a Junior Achievement meeting after school today from 2:40 - 4:00 pm in Room 3.


  • Library Club is hosting our first school wide raffle, all day Wednesday October 31st in the library.  You can check out up to three books and receive a raffle ticket for each book.


  • All overdue books must be returned to receive raffle tickets.


  • Library Club meeting today at lunch in the library.  The library will be closed to all other students.


  • Girls’ Volleyball home game, today at 3:00 against Horner


  • Basketball try-outs for boys will be held on November 1st & 2nd at 2:45 – 5:30. The first day of try-outs will start in the small gym followed by the large gym.  All boys interested must have a completed grade check with parent signature.  Students must be dress appropriately due to the closure of the locker rooms.  Also, no visitors or parents are allowed to be present during the 2 day try-outs.  For further questions or to pick up a grade check form report to Room 26.


  • Students, the ID machine is now working in the front office.  Replacement IDs are $5. Please come before school, after school or during lunch.


  • Congratulations go to Jennifer Lee from Ms. Oliver's 4th period class who had the winning anti-bullying poster!  You scored a pizza party for your class. An honorable mention goes to Aarthi Raghavan, from Ms. Imhoff's 4th period class, whose poster was the runner up.  Both posters will be displayed in the case outside the library.


  • Lunchtime Activity: Act Like Your Costume-Come by the Theatre Club table in front of the big gym on Wednesday dressed in your Halloween costume.  Act like your costume’s character and get a treat! If you’re a cat, do your best meow. If you’re a vampire, do your best evil laugh. Have fun and be creative!


  • Your TUPE fact of the day is here: Did you know 4 of 5 kids who have smoked tobacco started with a flavored product?

Posted by: M. Harden-SYS Published:10/29/18
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