Granger School Weekly Newsletter

Sept. 19-23, 2016

Sophomores- ASVAB Test Sept. 21

We will be administering the ASVAB Career Exploration Program (CEP) to all of the sophomores in the student center on September 21, 2016 from 8:00-11:30am. The ASVAB is a test that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success. This information will help with graduation plans.

Raising Fundraiser Awareness...

Cross Country Shirt $12 until Sept. 26th ~See Samaniego

Student Council Tumblers $12 until Oct.1st ~See Hughes

Elementary Pie Sales Oct. 11-25th

Livestock Boosters Raffle Tickets until Nov. 4th - $50 (Must be 21 and over) ~ See Maggie Smith

GYAA T-shirts for football/cheer to go play at Dallas Cowboys Stadium - $15 ~ See Maggie Smith

FCCLA Mixed Bags Until Nov 1st ~ See Baker

Coming soon: Homemade Tamale Sale! $15 a dz and they will be ready before we leave for Thanksgiving...don't have exact dates yet ~ See Baker

Book Fair November 14-18 ~ See Griffis

Cool All Sports Button for $2 ~ See Lane or a cheerleader

FFA: Fresh Country Meat, Fruit, & Dessert Items Oct.3 - Nov. 4, 2016. ~See Holubec

Pass a bone...

Remember to let Coach Meng if you catch a student showing great effort academically or exhibiting outstanding character. It is part of the football reward system. If your not sure the student is a player, let him know anyway just in case!

Compass Training Schedule

October 5th- Elementary Computer Lab-

From 8:30-11:30am: Thorsen has requested subs for Mr. Kuhl, Ms. Kelso, Ms. Cundieff,

Ms.Terry, Ms. Michalik, Ms. Shirocky, Ms. Ivicic.

From 1:00-4:00pm: there will be subs for Ms. Meng, Ms. Price, Ms. Red, Ms. Marek,

Ms. Bennett, Ms. Vanek, and Ms. Repa.

UIL Date Changes

District UIL for elementary/Jr. High will be as follows:

Dec. 1, 2016 in Holland

Dec. 7, 2016 in Granger

Schedules

Renaissance Math, Reading, Early Literacy Testing Dates

*Sept. 12-23, 2016

Oct. 17-28, 2016

Dec. 5-16, 2016

*Jan. 17-30, 2017

Feb. 21-March 6, 2017

*April 17-28, 2017


2016 GRANGER LION VARSITY FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

23-Sep at Wortham 7:00 PM Away

30-Sep Bye

7-Oct * Somerville 7:30 Away (District Game)

14 Oct. *Milano 7:30 Home

21 Oct. *Bartlett 7:30 Away

28 Oct. *Burton 7:30 Away

4 Nov. *Snook 7:30 Home



2016 JUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

22-Sep Bye

29-Sep Somerville 5:30 Away

6-Oct. Somerville 5:30 Home

13-Oct. Milano 5:30 Away

20-Oct. Bartlett 5:30 Home

27-Oct Burton 5:30 Home

3-Nov Snook 5:30 Away


GRANGER LADY LIONS VOLLEYBALL 2016

Thursday, Sept 19 5:00 Thrall Home 7,8

Tuesday, Sept 20 5:00 Milano There JVB, JVA, V

Saturday, Sept 24 1:00 Bartlett There JVA, V

Monday, Sept 26 5:00 Milano There 7,8

Tuesday, Sept 27 5:00 Buckholts Home V

Monday, Oct. 3 5:00 Bartlett there 7,8

Thurs., Oct. 13 5:00 Buckholts Home 8

Monday, Oct. 17 5:00 Thorndale Home 7,8

Monday, Oct. 24 5:00 Holland there 7,8


2016 GRANGER LIONS CROSS COUNTRY MEET

SAT SEP 24 ROGERS JH/HS 8AM

SAT OCT 1 FLORENCE JH/HS 8AM

TBD DISTRICT 2PM


***REMINDER***

The school website is another, more comprehensive, source for schedules. Schedules are subject to change.



First 9 Weeks: Aug.22-Oct. 14th.

School Closed: Mon. Sept 5th, Mon. Oct. 10th, Early Release Fri. Oct. 14th.

Jarrell Cross Country Results from 9/10/2016

Varsity girls - 2mile

Mikayla Skrhak placed 6th out of 51 runners with a time of 14:26

Varsity boys - 3mile


As a team they placed 5th


Jacob Welch placed 9th out of 47 runners with a time of 18:21


Dru Knape placed 23rd out of 47 runners with a time of 19:34


Steven Graves placed 30th out of 47 runners with a time of 19:59


Emmett Scott placed 46th out of 47 runners with a time of 23:18


Zach Cabello placed 47th with a time of 23:33


Junior high girls - 2mile


Destiny Sessions placed 4th out of 114 runners with a time of 14:29


Elizabeth Jones placed 86th out of 114 runners with a time of 19:32


Junior high boys - 2mile


Garret Repa placed 38th out of 97 runners with a time of 14:55


Ozzy Martinez placed 43rd out of 97 runners with a time of 15:10


Johnny Ryder placed 64th out of 97 runners with a time of 16:06

Presidential Debate Schedule

Sept. 26 - 1st Debate

Oct. 4 - Vice President Debate

Oct. 9 - 2nd Debate

Oct. 19 - 3rd Debate


Source Link: http://www.uspresidentialelectionnews.com/2016-debate-schedule/2016-presidential-debate-schedule/

Happy Birthday!

SEPTEMBER

Jaclyn Meng 8

Maggie Smith 16

Marian Kelso 21

Laura Barbiaux 26

Brian Cortes 29

October

Stephen Brosch 1

Tracy Wilkins 8

Karen Red 11

Carmen Nemcek 12

Jessica Ivicic 16

Elizabeth Carpenter 21

Mike Juranek 26

Harvey Davidson 30

True Story

Tip discovered when out of sugar or creamer for the morning Java: add a packet of powdered hot chocolate. Yum. And kudos to HEB organic hot chocolate mix, as it is still good after two years!