Thornton Junior High School


Daily Bulletin - 10/11/2018



Thursday, October 11th, 2018

*Student Section*



  • Hispanic Heritage Fact: More notable Hispanic Americans who are athletes include:  Juan Marichal baseball, Pedro Martinez-baseball Chi Chi Rodriguez-golf, and Alberto Salazar -marathon runner. Were any of the recent Olympians Hispanic? Do some research.


  • In celebration of Hispanic Heritage month, a new club is starting to bring together the Latinx [latin x] community at Thornton. Come to the first club meeting today in room 32 during lunch. Any questions, contact Ms. Amaya.


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


  • Today and tomorrow is Open Gym for boys interested in trying out for the 7th & 8th Grade Basketball teams this year.  Students must be dressed to participate.  The locker rooms will be closed. Open Gym is not a try-out just an opportunity to demonstrate your skills to other students.  For more information report to Room 26.


  • Thornton Theatre Club meeting Friday at lunch in Room 11A.  Bring your lunch and a pen or pencil.  Everyone is welcome!


  • PTSA Reflections entries are due to the Thornton front office by October 22nd


  • Fremont Elks Lodge Essay Contests:  “Drugs Take Away…” Essay due to the Elks Lodge by October 22nd.  “What Makes You Proud of America?” Essay due to the Elks Lodge by December 3rd. More information is available in the Thornton school office.



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