December 9, 2022
Hello Wolf Pack Families,
The festivities continue at Selkirk, right alongside our 2nd-quarter progress reports, which will be live in PowerSchool on Monday.
Lots of excitement around the Winter Ball! Check out the upcoming Tuesday Edition of the Howling Herald for pics. A special shout out to our PTO, the parent volunteers, and Sydnee Wheeler as the event chair.
This Week & Upcoming Events:
- For ASB Dress Up Days, see schedule below.
- Friday, December 16th, Winter Ball from 6:00-8:00.
- 2nd Quarter Progress Reports live in PowerSchool on Monday, Dec. 19th.
- Tuesday, Dec. 20: ASB Assembly
- Tuesday, Dec. 20: Activity Day during 5th and 6th periods.
- Winter Break begins on Wednesday, Dec. 21.
Coming Soon (but not too soon!):
- School begins again on Wednesday, Jan. 4.
- Boys' basketball practice begins Jan. 4.
Sports This Week:
- No sports this week, however, sign up for boys' basketball is happening in Final Forms now and practices begin our first day back to school/
PTO Winter Ball Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer & Donation Sign Up Links:
*Sign up to volunteer at the Winter Ball
*Sign up to donate food for the Winter Ball
*Sign up to donate items for a December Staff Appreciation. Bring items to the office by Dec. 15th.
*Text or email Sydne Wheeler (event chair)SydneW06@gmail.com *(509)850-0108
Positives for our Wolf PACK
Hot Cocoa Bar raffle prize will happen on Monday. Congrats to Michael M., Carli J., Luke Purdy, & Grant S.
Congratulations to Henry VanA and Adrienne W who won the Scholastic Prize Packs full of fun things from our Book Fair.
Lots of fun new raffle prizes, along with student favorites, will be announced in January. Students can earn raffle tickets by trading in 10 Wolf Bucks or by being selected by a teacher for a PACK Character Award. Students can select which raffle they most want to enter.
Selkirk Community Sense of Belonging Survey
As communicated last week, one of the main priorities at Selkirk, and across CVSD, is to help create a strong sense of belonging for all students, staff, and our community. We would love to know how we are doing with this. Please take a moment to complete our brief survey. Your feedback is greatly appreciated.
Lego Club Update
Lego Club is having a blast! Congrats to the winners of our Original Build Competition from earlier this week:
Best Mech & 1st Overall: Connor Lees
Best Vehicle: Tayne Scully (see attached picture)
Join Lego Club at anytime - We meet Wednesdays after school until 3:45pm in Mrs. Kirsch’s room 217. Sign up using Final Forms!
NO MEETING January 3. Our next meeting will be Wednesday, January 11.
Ping Pong Comes to Selkirk!
The Ping Pong Club will meet on Tuesdays from 2:45-4:00 beginning Dec. 6th.
Meet in the library.
Contacts at Selkirk Middle School
Attendance Line: 558-6207 (or email: email@example.com)
Principal, Ty Larsen: firstname.lastname@example.org
Asst. Principal, Jen Hurst: email@example.com
Counselor, Connie Mott: firstname.lastname@example.org
Head Secretary, Mandi Daniels: email@example.com
Assistant Secretary, Denise Burgess: firstname.lastname@example.org
6th Grade Math is Cool...Seriously!
If you enjoy math, love to compete, or just want to improve your math skills, consider joining the Selkirk “Math is Cool” team…
Coaches: Mr. Northern, Nate Fox and Andrew Bota
Who: 6th- Graders
When: Mondays & Wednesdays from 2:50-4:00pm
- First meeting is Wednesday, November 30
- Finishes with “Math is Cool” Championships on a “yet-to-be-determined date” in early February.
Where: Mr. Northern’s Classroom #314
Open to the first 25 6th-graders to sign-up who have ASB Fee paid!
*Please see Mr. Northern for information or sign-up on Final Forms