Thank you for helping the PTA with your support for our Yankee Candle fundraiser. With your help selling Yankee Candles, online orders, and donations we have raised over $2,000 for our PTA. Congratulations to Ms Pitt’s homeroom, you are the winner of our Breakfast Treat Party which will happen shortly! Thank you to all the teachers, students, and families who helped support our PTA.
Mahoney’s Ski and Snowboard Club is ready to go!! Head to our website to get the details and find the necessary paperwork. Students can also pick up a packet in the main office. There are only 50 slots, so if your student wants to join, please get both the forms and the payment in ASAP.
The South Portland Clubhouse is offering the following for our middle schoolers:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine Middle School Debate Team – Practice Fridays 4:30-6:00 pm starting 10/13 at the Portland Clubhouse, meets against Yarmouth Middle School, Cape Elizabeth Middle School, NYA, and Falmouth Middle School. Transportation to and from practice can be provided by the South Portland Clubhouse. This is the second year we have competed in this league.
Mindstorms – Lego Robotics. Tuesdays 4:00-5:00 pm, starting 10/17 at the South Portland Clubhouse. Build your EV3 robot and put the robot through programming challenges.
Please feel free to contact Sarah Clark or Mary Goodrich, Unit Director of the South Portland Clubhouse, with any questions.
There is a very important yearbook meeting today after school in room 122. The cover and dedication will be decided!
**Fall seasons are over please drop off clean uniforms to the office ASAP!
Basketball signups are outside of the main office. Practices begin on Monday!
Below are the practice times for basketball this year agreed upon by all the coaches, please note the slight change to Friday’s practice times.
Ipad photography group will meet days 1 and 3 during workshop in room 209. Anyone who is not drafted is free to attend.
Any student who wants to ride the van to the Boys and Girls club needs to pick up a form in the Main office.
Homework Club will start Monday and run from 3:00-4:00 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Homework club is an opportunity for students to stay after school and complete homework or study in a quiet and safe setting.. Each day there will be at least one adult to supervise and support students. Please note that only students who plan on using this time productively are welcome.
The cafeteria is open for breakfast everyday 8:10-8:25. Please know that only those that are eating breakfast should be in the cafeteria at this time. Would you like to set up a lunch account for your student? Do you know what the balance is on your student’s account? Head to myschoolbucks.com to take care of this!
Student Morning Announcements: Thursday, November 2, 2017 Day 3
Hey skiers and snowboarders! It’s time to start thinking about snow! Are you interested in heading to Shawnee Peak with your classmates this winter? Stop by and pick up a packet of information to learn about Mahoney Ski and Snowboard Club! There is a limited number of spots, so if you are interested, get the paperwork into the main office soon!
Ipad photography group will meet days 1 and 3 during workshop in room 209. Anyone not drafted is free to attend.
All Fall seasons are over and if you have your uniform, please bring it down to the office.
Basketball signups are outside the main office, tryouts and practices will begin next week. All players will need a valid physical and signed contract to be eligible to play on Monday.
CLICK HERE FOR THE PRACTICE TIMES FOR BASKETBALL THIS YEAR AGREED UPON BY ALL THE COACHES, PLEASE NOTE THE SLIGHT CHANGE TO FRIDAY’S PRACTICE TIMES
The instrument repair man will be here every Monday at 1:00 p.m. Please bring them to 201 and make sure you see Mrs. Barry.
Performance Jazz rehearses Tuesday and Friday mornings each week.
Training Jazz continues on Thursday. If you missed last week, come on by!
Beginner Band meets Monday after school.
Next week is Media Literacy Week! All next week during period 7, the library will be hosting sessions to explore and talk about popular media, including The Simpsons, Stranger Things, and Marvel’s Thor.
Quote of the day: Don’t stop when you are tired. Stop when you are done!