There is still hope for students who wish to participate in the Reading Olympics competition this May. If you like to read and still want a chance to join LMS in a joint team representing both schools, please see Dr. Jaffe as soon as possible. He will be in the library today and Thursday. Happy holidays from your library staff.•The DMS Yearbook is on sale now! Visit the link to Balfour Yearbook on the DMS
• The Ecology Club is planning a trip to Cape Cod, May 19-21. See Mr. Gittis this week.
• If you are an 8th grade girl, and you enjoy friendships, fun times and food…..then you should consider joining Girls Star! See one of the guidance counselors for a permission form and more information.
• Just a reminder that the House Council festive sweater contest will be held this Thursday! Wear your most festive holiday gear and have the chance to win a prize during all three lunches!
• Students can pick up their Petri Dish form the Stryker Workshop in Ms. Plomchok’s Room. Please pick up before the holiday break.
• We are now just 75 days from Coin Wars and the Students vs Faculty Basketball game week. Are you saving those coins? This will be our 20th year and we really want to go big. Please help.
• Sign-ups for students to apply to play in the game will take place In mid-January through Schoology. Stay tuned. We will be looking for 15 dedicated students from each grade level, girls and boys and hope you will all save the March 10 date for what promises, as always to be a fun and special evening.
• Our charities this year are the JDRF, Moyer Foundation and our sister school in Honduras, the Good Shepard Children’s Home which cares for and educates over 100 orphans.
• So save the date, save your coins and lets show the world what Kids Helping Kids can do
▪ Peer Tutoring is CANCELLED today
• From Mr. Grim – To Kaitlin Pacheco and Jenna Wilson for turning in an iPhone they found in the girls bathroom – C wing.
• Happy Birthday to…DR. INDEGLIO