Daily Announcements

Monday, Dec. 17th 2018

NCJC
Congratulations to the Dance Team for winning the NCJC competition this weekend. That makes it 4 years in a row!!! Nice job, ladies.

Activities
• No Jazz Strings this today.
• No Yearbook tomorrow.
• There will be Peer Pals tomorrow at 3:10-4:10 PM.
• The 6th & 7th Grade Choirs will have a holiday concert tomorrow with the Elementary Choirs at the High School at 7:00 PM.
• Math Help and Newspaper club will take place on Wednesday.
• There will be Art Club on Thursday – the last one for 6th Graders.
• There will be no Scholastic Bowl practice on Thursday.

Lost and Found
Please check the Lost & Found table for any items that are yours. Items will be donated after Thursday.

Book Club
If you are interested in learning more about a book club or if you want to join, please sign up in the main office.

Winter Spirit Week
• Monday, December 17 – Wear Holiday Socks and Accessories
• Tuesday, December 18 – Wear Red & Green
• Wednesday, December 19 – Wear Holiday Headgear (Hats, Antlers, Elf Ears, etc.)
• Thursday, December – Wear Holiday Sweaters

Gift Wrapping Event
Get your gifts wrapped on Tuesday, December 18 from 3:15-5:30 PM at SMS. For a 3rd year, students will be running a gift-wrapping event to benefit Teule, a children’s home in Kenya. The funds raised will be used to purchase school uniforms. For every $20 donated, we can purchase a school uniform for a child! To learn more, contact Megan Gallagly at mgallagly@syc427.org.

Book Fair
Attention all students: Anyone who helped with the book fair, please report to the LRC, tomorrow at 8:00 AM for a group picture.

7th & 8th Grader Math Help
Don’t forget there is extra help for math on Wednesdays from 3:05-4:30 PM. You do not have to stay the whole time. If you could use some help, please attend.


Monday, December 17
• News Team | 7:35-8:00 AM & 3:10-4:30 PM
• Spartan Singers | 7:35 AM
• Girls Basketball Tryouts | 3:05-5:30 PM
• Jazz Band | 5:00-6:30 PM
• Jazz Strings | CANCELLED

Tuesday, December 18
• News Team | 7:35-8:00 AM & 3:10-4:30 PM
• Spartan Singers | 7:35 AM
• Winter Running | 3:00-4:00 PM
• Girls Basketball Tryouts | 3:05-5:30 PM
• Yearbook | CANCELLED
• Peer Pals | 3:10-4:10 PM
• Gift Wrapping event for Teule | 3:15-5:30 PM
• 6th & 7th Grade and Elementary Choirs Concert @ SHS Auditorium | 7:00 PM

Wednesday, December 19
• Math Help (7th and 8th Grades) | 3:00-4:30 PM
• Newspaper | 3:00-3:45 PM
• Girls Basketball Tryouts | 3:05-5:30 PM

Thursday, December 20
• Builders Club | 7:35 AM
• Art Club | 3:00-4:00 PM
• Scholastic Bowl | CANCELLED

Friday, December 21
• Institute Day – No School

Thursday, Dec. 13th 2018

Misc. • Good luck to the Boys Basketball teams at NCJC tonight and this weekend. • Tonight is the Elementary Orchestra & Jazz Strings Concert at 7:00 PM. Book Club Do you like reading? ...read more

Wednesday, Dec. 12th 2018

Book Club Do you like reading? Do you like talking? Do you like talking about books you've read? If yes to any of these, please sign up in the main office ...read more

Monday, Dec. 10th 2018

Food Drive Student council will be sponsoring a food drive to support the Spartan Pantry at West Elementary School. It will run this week through Friday, December 14. Non-perishable food items ...read more

Friday, Dec. 7th 2018

Activities • Chess club will take place today from 3:00-4:00 PM. Book Fair Contest Congratulations to Milo Wirsing!!! He is the winner of the “Guess How Many Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans Are ...read more

Thursday, Dec. 6th 2018

Activities • Interact Club has changed its normal date and will now meet today. Please let Mrs. Gerdes know if you will NOT be able to make it. • Chess club will ...read more

Wednesday, Dec. 5th 2018

Activities • New Kids on the Block Club officers will meet tomorrow morning at 7:45 AM. • Interact Club has changed its normal date and will now meet tomorrow. Please let Mrs. ...read more

Tuesday, Dec. 4th 2018

Activities • Peer Pals will take place today at 3:10-4:10 PM. • Winter Running will take place today from 3:00-4:00 PM – meet by the Lincoln Statue. • New Kids on the Block ...read more

Monday, Dec. 3rd 2018

Activities • Peer Pals will take place tomorrow at 3:10-4:10 PM. • Winter Running will take place tomorrow from 3:00-4:00 PM. • New Kids on the Block Club officers will meet Thursday morning ...read more

Friday, Nov. 30th 2018

Book Fair The book fair has been extended and will now run through Monday, December 3 from 8:00 AM to 3:15 PM. Engineering Club The electric car competition sponsored by Argonne National Laboratory ...read more