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Friday 2.8.19


Yesterday’s questions and answer: What African American was the first to make and market hair-care products specifically for African American Women? Madam C.J. Walker


Today’s question: What African American Male received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950?


The Weekly winner of Black History Trivia Challenge is......Julia Hable!!! Congratulations. Stop by Mrs. Duffy's room, room 136 to collect your gift card!



Students who have signed up for the Robotics club, please stop by Mrs. C's room 127 to pick up your permission slip. The Robotics club will begin on Tuesday, February 12th after school and will meet every other week. The permission slip must be received by Monday, February 11th in order to participate.



Students who have signed up for Chess Club need to stop by the office to pick up a permission slip today. Repeat: Students who have signed up for Chess Club need to stop by the office to pick up a permission slip today.



Monday starts off our three-day American Heart Association Awareness Campaign…..Students will be selling pencils for $1 and wristbands for $5 at lunches on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.  If you purchase a wristband, you may dress down on Thursday Feb. 14th but you MUST wear the wristband.  If you dress down and do not have a wristband, you will be asked to change into a school uniform. Remember to eat healthy and get plenty of exercise to keep your heart and blood vessels healthy!!!



Attention All Winter Sport Athletes:  Congrats on a successful winter season.  It is now time to return your uniforms to your coaches.  Please return your washed uniforms to coach Stephens, coach Ashley, coach Fokas or coach Metrinko.  Failure to return them by February 14th could result in losing the opportunities to participate in other school activities or tryout for a spring sport.  All uniforms are due on Feb 14th.



Want to win a WAWA lunch?  Next week PAWS Pride challenge is for a Wawa sandwich on Thursday.  How do you win?  You have to be one of the top 20 ticket earners and have no referrals all next week.  The winner will be announced Thursday morning.  One winner will be selected.  Good Luck!


There will be a school wide dance on February 22nd. It will be for grades 6 through 8.  The dance will be from 6:30 to 8:30pm.  The coast is $5 and 15 PAWS Tickets.



Spring Sports begin March 1st.  Spring sports are baseball, softball, boys volleyball and track and field.  There will be a sign up on School beginning Monday.  All students must complete the registration in order to tryout. 



Attention 6th grade percussion section.  Please bring your lunch to Mr. Gleason’s today during 5th period.  Again, 6th grade percussion, please report to to the band room for lunch today.