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Washington Middle School

2300 East Jackson Street
Springfield, IL 62703

March 6th Announcements

March 6, 2019

  1. Girls track team tryouts tomorrow for 8th Grade girls -Thursday March 7th. Bring running clothes and running shoes and get dressed out in the girls locker room and be ready to run at 2:40.

  2. The student vs staff basketball game will be the THURSDAY before spring break. In order to watch your peers take on your teachers, you must not receive any office referrals until then. Basketball players… this includes you too! No office referrals from now until the big game! Hope to see everyone there

  3. Get a great read for the weekend! The third quarter ends on March 14th. That gives you 10 days to meet and exceed your AR goal. Come to the library to check-out a good story and meet your reading goals in the process. We have new books!

  4. Yesterday’s Women’s Trivia Question: In what year did women gain the right to vote? Your choices are: 1920/1930/1905. The correct answer is 1920. Please place your response on the provided answer sheet and turn it in outside of the library.

  5. Today women’s history month trivia question is I was both the wife and the mother of a U.S. President. Your choices are: Queen Victoria / Abigail Adams / Susan B. Anthony

  6. Today’s Be here bingo number is N39. If you have bingo,please report to the guidance office.

  7. We will begin a new attendance incentive for this week. We will have a prize patrol on Friday that will come into classes with treats for students who have had perfect attendance for the week and no tardies.

  8. 7th grade tutoring will be in room 208 tomorrow after school. Please make sure you bring your work with you and are in room 208 by 2:40. We are nearing the end of the quarter, talk to your teachers before tutoring to see if there is any work you can make up.

  9. Tryouts for next years’ SHS Cheerleading squad are approaching for those interested 8th grade students attending Springfield High. Tryout packets and info are available in the front office. There will be a mandatory meeting for parents and candidates on Tuesday, March 12th at 5:30 in the high school commons. For more information check the SHS Cheerleading Website.