Daily Announcements

Tuesday, Jan. 16th 2018

Geo Bee
The school Geography Bee is today during 5th period with Mr. Jennings. All team champions should report to room 602 at the beginning of 5th period.

Congratulations to team winners:
6th grade Team Venture: A.J. Barbat
6th grade Team Segue: Kate Elsner
7th grade Team Intrepid: Daniel Martin
7th grade Team Spartan 7: Brooklyn Snodgrass
8th grade Team Journey: Nick Heller
8th grade Team Ethos: Natalie Hulseberg

Shot Put or Discus
Tomorrow at 8:00 AM, there will be an informational meeting in the Industrial Technology room for all 8th graders interested in throwing shot or discus this year.

Tee Shirt Competition
Wouldn’t be fun to see everyone wearing your Beauty and the Beast tee shirt design? This is your opportunity to have that happen!!!! If you are interested, there are forms in the Commons with the design requirements.

Tee shirt design requirements:
1. Must be an original drawing based on the Disney Beauty and the Beast Jr. theme
2. Must have the words Disney Beauty and the Beast Jr. 2018 written somewhere
3. Must use 3 colors
4. Must fit on an 8 ½” by 11” sheet of paper
5. Must be returned to Mr. Kowalski or Mrs. Zantout by 3:00 PM on Friday, February 2

Spring Musical
Auditions are open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. You must sign up for your audition time outside of the Choir Room (Room 101). Auditions will take place Monday, January 22, Wednesday January 24, and Friday, January 26.

Talent Show
If you are interested in auditioning for the SMS, please see Mrs. Peck in room 323 to sign up for an audition. Auditions will be held the week of February 12.

Gay Straight Alliance
Gay Straight Alliance is meeting after school today in the Choir Room (room 101) from 3:00-4:00 PM. You don’t have to come out to come in! See Mrs. Hoekstra or Mrs. Peska for more information.

Weight Lifting
8th Grade Boys: If you are interested in weight lifting after school, please sign up with Mr. Schrader. It will begin in a couple of weeks and take place from 3:15-5:00 PM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.


Tuesday, January 16
• GEO Bee | 6th Period
• XC Winter Running | 3:00-4:00 PM
• Yearbook | 3:00-4:15 PM
• Wrestling (Home) | 4:00 PM
• Basketball
o 8th @ Huntley | 4:00 PM
o 7th (Home) | 4:00 PM

Wednesday, January 17
• Newspaper Club | 3:00-3:45 PM
• Eighth Grade Math Tutoring | 3:00-5:00 PM

Thursday, January 18
• Builder’s Club | 7:35 AM
• Scholastic Bowl Practice | 3-4:30 PM
• Debate Club | 3:05-4:05 PM
• Art Club | 3:15-4:30 PM
• Wrestling @ Rochelle | 4 PM
• Basketball
o 8th (Home) | 4 PM
o 7th @ Belvidere Central | 4 PM
• 5th/8th/HS Band Concert @ SHS | 7 PM

Friday, January 19
• Student Council Meeting | 7:35 AM
• No Chess Club – Moved to January 26
• PTO Dance | 7-9 PM

Saturday, January 20
• Wrestling @ DeKalb High School – Black and Orange Tournament | 9 AM

Friday, Jan. 12th 2018

Orchesis LAST CHANCE!!! Sycamore Orchesis is presenting Dancing with the Spartans on March 8, 9, and 10. Information is available in the Commons. You must register on 8 to 18 by ...read more

Thursday, Jan. 11th 2018

Orchesis LAST CHANCE!!! Sycamore Orchesis is presenting Dancing with the Spartans on March 8, 9, and 10. Information is available in the Commons. You must register on 8 to 18 by ...read more

Wednesday, Jan. 10th 2018

Sci Fi Club Sci Fi Club will take place today from 3:00-5:00 PM in 501. Car Competition There will be a meeting for all individuals participating in the Argonne National Laboratory's Electric Car ...read more

Tuesday, Jan. 9th 2018

Sci Fi Club Sci Fi Club will take place tomorrow from 3:00-5:00 PM in 501. Car Competition There will be a meeting for all individuals participating in the Argonne National Laboratory's Electric Car ...read more

Monday, Jan. 8th 2018

Orchestra There are no 6th grade orchestra lessons today. Jazz Band Jazz band members, just a reminder that we have rehearsal tonight at 5 PM. See you there! Sci Fi Club We are going to ...read more

Friday, Dec. 22nd 2017

Lost & Found LAST DAY for the lost & found tables! Please take a look at lunch or before you leave today. GEO Bee Congratulations to the sixth grade geo bee champs! From ...read more

Thursday, Dec. 21st 2017

Lost & Found Looks like the locker rooms and ELAs cleared out their Lost & Founds. So now it’s time to clear off the tables in the commons! The items on ...read more

Wednesday, Dec. 20th 2017

Lost & Found It’s time to clear off the table! The items on the lost & found tables will be donated after this week. Student Council Happy Festive Friday!!! Holiday Spirit Week starts ...read more

Tuesday, Dec. 19th 2017

Peer Pals Peer Pals will be meeting today from 3:10-4:10 PM. Lost & Found It’s time to clear off the table! The items on the lost & found tables will be donated after ...read more