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Springfield, IL 62703
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Daily Announcements-Monday

November 8, 2009

Good morning! Today is Monday, November 9th, and it is an A Day for everyone!

Scholastic Book Orders may be picked up in Language Arts Classrooms or the Library. This would be a good opportunity to start your holiday shopping! You can enter your order online or turn it in to Mrs. Vanderwater. They are due Friday, November 13th.

Scholastic Bowl tryouts will begin Thursday, November 19th. Scholastic Bowl is an academic traveling team that is open to 6th, 7th and 8th grade students. It is a competition very similar to “Team Jeopardy.” Tryouts for this team take place over multiple weeks of Thursday after school sessions from 2:30-4:00. A flyer will be placed on the activity table this week. For more information see Mrs. Vanderwater or Mr. Snow.

Volleyball open gym and tryout information is on the activity table for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade. Please be sure to get the half sheet of paper that pertains to your grade level. Coach Pointer will be here November 23rd to speak with interested 7th and 8th graders. Sixth grade students should direct their questions to Mrs. Erickson.

Chess Club begins right after Thanksgiving Break on Monday, November 30th. This is open to all interested 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. You do not need to know how to play before you attend. You meet every Monday in the cafeteria from 2:30-4:00.


ACTIVITIES FOR THE WEEK:
Monday, November 9th
Show Choir Practice (2:30-4:00
Cheerleading Practice (2:45-5:00)
7th / 8th GBB @. New Berlin (Bus leaves at 5:15-Game is at 6:15)
6th Grade Girls Basketball Practice (3:30-5)
7th BB vs. Virginia AC @ P. Plains H.S. (Bus-6:15, Game-7:20)
8th Grade Boys Basketball Practice (5:00-6:30)
Activity buses

Tuesday, November 10th
Girls on Track (2:30-4:00)
Yearbook Committee
Activity buses
7th / 8th GBB vs. Grant @ Grant (3:30 Game)
7th BB vs. Riverton @ P. Plains H.S. (Bus-6:15, Game-7:20)
8th Grade Boys Basketball Practice (6:30-8:00 @ Edison Gym)
6th Grade Boys’ Basketball Practice (7-8:30 @ LMS)


Wednesday, November 11th
No School-Veteran’s Day

7th Grade Boys Basketball Practice (5-6:30)
8th Grade Boys Basketball Practice (6:30-8:00)

Thursday, November 12th
Girls on Track (2:30-4:00)
Cheerleading Practice (2:45-5:00)
6th Grade Girls Basketball Practice (3:30-5)
7th / 8th Girls Basketball Practice (5:30-7)
8th Grade Boys Basketball Practice (6:30-8:00 @ Edison Gym)
6th Grade Boys’ Basketball Practice at Ball Charter (7-8:30)


Friday, November 13th
IMSA meets (2:30-4:00)
6th Grade Girls Basketball Practice (3:30-5)
7th BB vs. TBA @ P. Plains High School (TBA)

Saturday, November 14th
6GBB—No Game (Bye Week)
6BB vs. JMS (9:30 @ JMS)
8th Grade Boys Basketball Practice (9:00-11:00a.m. @ Edison Gym)
7th / 8th Girls Basketball Practice (10-12:00 @ Ball Charter)

LOOKING AHEAD:
Wednesday, November 25th—1:30 Dismissal
November 26th and 27th —No School—Thanksgiving Break