November 28, 2018
Spotlight on Madison County Schools
Virtual Reality Study of Native Americans
Central PTO hosted a special reception for veterans following the program. Mary Scott Hunter was the special guest speaker.
Energy Transfer and Collisions
Heart of a Champion Award
Six Word Memoirs
Math Skills Practice
MCES Tree at Charles Stone Park
Music Class Fun!
2018 Annual UAH Art Expo competition
Congratulations to these student winners:
Lexie McDonald, third place in 3D/Mixed Media
Rachel Grace Steelman, second place in 3D/Mixed Media
Katie Bendall, special recognition in the Works on Paper category
Books for Students
This year during our first ever Reading Celebration Day, students were able to take home their very own free book! A special thanks to our community who partnered with us to help make this a success.
Letters to Veterans
Showing the Love ❤️
MES at the Blue Ribbon Conference
The Hawks are well represented at the National Blue Ribbon Conference in Orlando this week.
A big thanks to Dr. Renee Headen, Randy Hollingsworth, Dichelle Turner, Charlotte Morris, Sonya Smith, Michelle Caudle, Kelly Reasner, and Latasha Webster for representing our wonderful school!
1st Grade Feast!
Our first grade students got together before Thanksgiving to feast and give thanks for their awesome friendships!
3rd Graders & PLTW
3rd graders worked this week on making levers and pulleys as part of the Forces and Interactions module.
House Attendance Celebration
The Warriors won the attendance challenge for the month of November! They were rewarded this week with a special treat.
Faculty/Student Basketball Game for Charity
Visit to Free2Teach and Santa!
November Students of the Month
Also, congratulations to Jayme Simmer for qualifying for State in the 500 Free Style and 200 Free Style!
Sparkman Dance Team
Retirement Celebration for First Sergeant Walter Jones
3rd Annual STEAM EXPO
Our 3rd Annual STEAM EXPO was a huge success. Students showed off their work in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. The expo also included a constellation and meteorite exhibits and demos of the Green Power Car, Rocket Club, and Virtual Reality technology.
Heart of a Champion Award Winners
Congratulations to our October Heart of a Champion Award Winners!
Emma Bannister & Jallyr Stewart.
All State Orchestra
All State Choir
Congratulations to the BHS Varsity Competition Cheerleaders for placing in the top 3 in the Varsity 6A Traditional Division at the North Regional Competition!! They also earned a bid to the state finals which are scheduled to begin at 9AM on Saturday, December 15, 2018, at Wallace State Community College, 801 Main St NW, Hanceville, AL. AHSAAUpdates | via Twitter
Congratulations to Buckhorn Swim Team!! The BHS Girls finished 8th overall (top MCSS team) and the BHS Boys finished 5th overall (top MCSS team) at the 2018 AHSAA North Sectional Swim Meet!! #BuckPride
Individual and relay results can be found at the link below:
The Bucks (6-0) are the 3rd Annual Battle at the Beach Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament Champions!! Way to go Bucks!! #BuckPride
Monday, November 19: Buckhorn 88, Selma 61: Nylan Thomas scored a game-high 18 points to lead the Bucks at the Battle at the Beach in Gulf Shores.
Tuesday, November 20: Buckhorn 89, Foley 32: Kuran Garner scored 23 points, and Jalon Chapman added 11 as the Bucks won the Battle at the Beach semifinals in Gulf Shores. All 11 Buckhorn players scored.
Wednesday, November 21: Buckhorn 89, Gulf Shores 51: Buckhorn pulled away after a 23-23 first quarter to beat the host team in the championship game of the Battle at the Beach Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament. Kuran Garner scored 21 points, Nylan Thomas added 15 and Brandon Davis contributed 12 for the Bucks!
Studying Thermal Energy
Heart of a Champion Award Winners
Taylor Allen (7th grade, competition cheer)
Wyatt Owen (7th grade, football)
First Grade Thanksgiving Play
Doubles Plus One and Minus One
Escape Room Success!
ACE Students Help Develop STEM Kits
Turkey Protection Program: Third Graders Disguised Turkeys
Mrs. Franklin’s Thanksgiving Program
Mrs. Franklin’s first graders reenacted the first Thanksgiving in a play for their parents.
Shooting their highest score of the season, Hazel Green NJROTC upset Summerville NJROTC 966 to 950 last week in the National Air Rifle League. Hazel Green NJROTC was able to win despite averaging 36 points lower than Summerville NJROTC (from Summerville, SC) coming into this game.
They finished the season with a 4 - 3 record. Hazel Green NJROTC was led by Jacob Harris who shot a 257. The remaining contributing members were Alec Manke, Elias Brady, and Cameron Hayes. Congratulations to our team!