MSAD #54 Skowhegan Area Middle School

 

 

Friday, October 24, 2014 - Day 1

 

IT IS MANDATORY THAT ALL PARENTS, GUARDIANS AND VISITORS TO SAMS REPORT TO THE OFFICE BEFORE GOING ANYWHERE IN THE BUILDING.

Office Hours: 7:30am-3:30pm - Requested homework can be picked up after 2:15pm. If after 3:45pm please find a custodian to let you into the office -Homework will be on the counter. -

Magazine/Gifts Fundraiser!!!! The official collection day is Tuesday, October 28th. Be sure to get your 3 sales in to attend the Big Blast. Please make checks are made payable to SAMS..

Student Picture Retake Day: November 6th.

Sports:

Student Council::

October is breast cancer awareness month.

The bracelets, pins, magnets will sold in Mrs. Tanner's room, 215 on Penobscot through October 31.

The next Student Council meet ins is Wednesday, November 5th from 2:15-3:15.

The bracelets, pins, magnets will sold in Mrs. Tanner's room, 215 on Penobscot through October 31.

Student Council will be collecting tabs for the Shriner's Hospital. Each homeroom should have a container to collect the tabs. There will be a pizza party for the homeroom bringing in the most tabs by December 19th.

Student Council is collecting the Helps Schools Certificates. Please give them to Mrs. Tanner in Room 215. This is free money for our school.

SAMS Annual Food Drive will be held in November. We will accept any non-perishable food items throughout the month. We are having "theme" days, but we will accept any and all items.

There will be six collection dates:

November 5th: Stuffing Day

November 7th: Cereal and spaghetti sauceday

November 12th: Peanut Butter and soup Day

November 14th: Cranberry Sauce Day

November 19th: Pasta/Rice day

November 21st: Canned fruits and veggie day

The homeroom bringing in the most items, will have a pizza party in December.

THE ANNUAL TEE SHIRT FUNDRAISER WILL BE POSTPONED UNTIL JANUARY.

COATS FOR KIDS: ANYONE WISHING TO DONATE COATS TO THIS WORTHY CAUSE, PLEASE DROP OFF AT YOUR LOCAL HANNAFORD. THEY WILL HAVE BOXES FOR THAT PURPOSE SOON.

Caring for Critters: Meeting - Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 in the library from 2:30pm-3:15pm.

Friends of Rachel: On October 31st, we will be holding a school wide activity. On this day, we ask all staff and students to wear blue to show our allegiance to stomping out bullying.

At 1:00pm that day, we will all go outside and create the word STOMP using the students to shape the letters. Each team will be responsible for one letter.

Music Schedule:

Jazz band will be on Tuesdays beginning on October 28th and run from 2:30pm-4:00pm.

Show Choir will be on Tuesdsays beginning on November 4th from 2:30pm-4:00pm.

Students wishing to do both Jazz Band and Show Choir should communicate with Mrs. Snow and Mrs. McGowan to work out the rehearsal schedule for them.

Orchestra/Chorus: M&W - 11:40am-12:40pm Kids eat @ 11:20am

Band Tues. & Thurs. 11:20am-12:20pm Kids eat @ 12:20pm

6th Grade Chorus Thursday 11:20am-12:00pm

6th Grade Band Friday 11:20am-12:00pm