Daily Announcements - February 13, 2018

posted Feb 12, 2018, 11:28 AM by Beatrice Paradis

107th Day of School



Students must sign up for the late bus during their lunch time. The book will be located in the cafeteria. Please make sure to write your first name and last name when you sign up and also list the teacher you will be staying with.



The Envirothon Team will hold an official meeting today from 2:00 – 3:00 in M14.  Mrs. Flood is happy and excited to get our team up and running.  The meeting will take place in M14.  Anyone interested in helping to save the planet and making the world a better place to live (environmentally speaking, that is) is welcome to attend.  Come and check it out! Snacks and light refreshments (it's hard work saving the environment) will be served. Can't make the date, but interested in joining? Email Mrs. Flood.



There will be a brief mandatory meeting of the members of the National Junior Honor Society tomorrow at 2:15 in Mrs. Marshall's room, M12.  This is a rescheduled meeting from the previous Wednesday.  This meeting is regarding our yearly fundraiser.  Please be sure to contact Mrs. Marshall if you are unable to attend.  



There is a mandatory JETS meeting today after school. All students who are interested in engineering should attend this meeting. Our competition is Friday, March 2, making this our second-to-last meeting to prepare. There is still room for a few students to join this engineering team. 



There will be a Key Club meeting tomorrow beginning at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria.  Please have departure rides here for 8 p.m.



Anyone interested in playing this spring please come to a short meeting tomorrow at 2:10 in the middle school gym.




Teens and tweens in grades 7 through 12 are invited to a Valentine’s Day party tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. at the New Salem Library, 23 South Main Street in New Salem, MA.

Rachael Gonzales of Everlasting Rachel will be demonstrating how to make delicious smoothies, while the kids work on creating chocolate sauce dip for fruit, including heart-shaped strawberries!  The Teens & Tweens program is free of charge and open to students from throughout the region each Wednesday afternoon. Kids can ride the school bus to the library or drop by anytime between 1:30 – 5:30 pm. Snacks are provided. For further information, call 978-544-6334.  There will be a free 4-week Introduction to Astrology series with Mara Bright. We'll explore what planets, signs and houses mean in a chart and how to interpret their placements. It starts on Tuesday, February 20 from 6 - 8 p.m. and continues on February 27, March 6, 13, and 20 at the New Salem Library.  All levels are welcome.  We'll look at our own birth charts for practice. Please register at either library.  New Yoga class starting up at the end of February. 


Today’s lunch is chicken burrito with Spanish rice.