Daily Announcements - February 5, 2018

posted Feb 2, 2018, 11:13 AM by Beatrice Paradis

101st Day of School



Students are reminded that teachers are not available for extra help or makeup on Monday afternoons. Students who would like to stay after school on Mondays to complete work or students who are waiting for sports practices to start, are to report to the cafeteria by 2:15. Students should not wander the building at that time.



The next SOS meeting is Wednesday from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. in room H03. Anyone is welcome! Please see Mrs. Sullivan if you have any questions.



The new date for the Fishing Derby is Sunday, February 11 at Lake Ellis from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  A google form with more information has been sent to your Mahar email.  Please see Mr. Duguay or Ms. Gonciarz if you have any questions.



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



The Envirothon Team will hold an official meeting on Tuesday, February 13th 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.



Scholarship Booklet #2 is now available in Student Services and on the school website.



Teens and tweens in grades 7 through 12 are invited to a Valentine’s Day party on Wednesday, February 14 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 hot dog on a bun with curly fries.