Arnall Middle School

Weekly Newsleter

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Coming up this week....

2/12

  • First day of track (PW must be turned in by Feb 9)

  • 6p ECHS Rising 9th graders meeting at ECHS

  • 6:30p Northgate Rising 9th graders meeting at NG

  • 4:30 Boys Basketball Tournament at ECMS

  • 4:30 Girls Basketball Tournament at Lee

2/13

  • Progress reports go home

  • 7p Arnall’s Got Talent Show

  • 4:30 Boys Basketball Tournament at ECMS (Tentative)

  • 4:30 Girls Basketball Tournament at Lee (Tentative)

2/15

  • All-State Chorus

  • 4:30 Boys Basketball Championship at ECMS (Tentative)

  • 4:30 Girls Basketball Championship at Lee (Tentative)

2/16

  • All-State Chorus

2/17

  • All-State Chorus

**WINTER BREAK!!!! Feb. 19- Feb. 23**

Lunch

Monday, 2/12- Shrimp Poppers or Mac & Cheese w/Ham

Tuesday, 2/13- Steak Sandwich or Spaghetti w/Meat Sauce

Wednesday, 2/14- Beef Vegetable Soup or French Bread Pizza

Thursday, 2/15- BBQ Pork Sandwich or Hot Dog

Friday, 2/16- Crispy Fish Sandwich or Mini Corn Dogs

PTO NEEDS YOU!


Diversity day is fast approaching and we need your help to make it a success. The PTO sponsors the reception after the program. So we are looking for finger food donations. Examples of things needed would be finger sandwiches, Chick-fil-a nuggets, meatballs, chips and dip, fruit/veggies etc. please no desserts. The date is February 28, and we need the food brought to the office by 8:30 am.Thanks in advance for your support.

Carnation Flower Sale!

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and the Future Georgia Educators Club is holding a carnation flower sale now through February 13th. Carnations come in red, white, and pink and are $2 each. You can buy as many as you want, and they will be delivered on February 14th, Valentine’s Day, during homeroom. See Ms. Hjemvick in the media center with questions or to purchase flowers! Take care of this quickly, so you don’t miss out! Parents and students can send flowers!

8th Grade Recognition ads!

Online ordering has ended. You may order the ad through school by using the attached order form. The deadline for in school orders is Friday, February 16. I must have all materials including payment prior to 4pm on the 16th. Photos may be submitted on disk, flash drive, emailed or printed copies. I do return these materials after the yearbook has been delivered.

We offer 3 ad sizes - 1/8 page ($40.00), 1/4 page ($75.00) and 1/2 page ($130.00).

leighann.rhodes@cowetaschools.net

Chorus Discount Card!!

he Arnall Chorus Discount Card is on sale NOW for only $10 and features discounts from OVER 70 locations around the Coweta County/Peachtree City area! The card may be used every day for a year and features many “buy-one, get-one-free” offers. Here is the list of discounts:

2018 Alphabetical List of Discount Card Businesses.

Please support Arnall Chorus by purchasing a card for your family and help us reach our goal of selling over 2,000 cards! Thank you in advance for your support of Arnall Chorus.

Rising 9th grade Northgate students

February 12th, 6:30pm - Upcoming 9th Grade Parent Night at Northgate H.S.

Meeting at 6:30pm in Main Cafeteria: Detailed information about registration process. Parents should have registration sheets in hand by this date.

Following the meeting - opportunity for student led group tours.

Rising 9th grade ECHS students!

ECHS Rising 9th grade Parent Night will be on February 12th starting at 6:00 at ECHS. We will be conducting it the same way as we have the past few years.

We ask that a representative (Head coach, assistant coach, players/ officers, or booster club members) of each sport and club set up a booth/table in the old Gym to promote your team/club.

This is a great opportunity to inform parents and students what we offer here at ECHS. The booth should promote your organization and provide information to parents and students.

You will be supplied a table:

Feel free to decorate it with trophies, awards, uniforms, pictures... Anything that will engage rising 9th graders and get them excited to be part of ECHS.

Thanks for everything and let me know if you need any additional resources.

RISING 9TH GRADE NEWNAN HIGH STUDENTS!

Newnan High School- 8th Grade transition and course registration will be held Tuesday, February 13th from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM in the NHS Main Cafe. Bring your registration forms to Transition Night. Counselors will be available to answer any questions. Registration forms are due February 26 to your middle school counselors.

Northgate Football/Competition Cheer leading Team

If your child is interested in trying out for the Northgate Football/Competition Cheerleading Team, have them pick up a tryout packet from the school front office. All tryout paperwork will be due back by February 14th. Tryouts will be held February 26th through March 9th. A Parent Information Meeting will be held at Northgate January 31st at 6:30 pm in room 218 if you have any questions. You may also email Coach Frazier at sarah.frazier@cowetaschools.net

ECHS JV or Varsity competition and football sideline cheer leading squad

Any 8th grader interested in trying out for the ECHS JV or Varsity competition and football sideline cheerleading squad and/or any 7th grader interested in trying out for the JV competition cheer team only. There will be a mandatory parent meeting on February 13th at 6:30 in the 9th grade cafeteria. You can go to www.echscheer.net to print out forms and details or stop by the front office to pick up a tryout packet.

CLUBS....

  • First day of track Feb 12!

  • Boys and girls soccer pictures will be Thursday, Feb. 1st. Ride needs to be here by 4:30pm.

  • Arnall Ambassador’s Club Schedule 2/15, 3/15 & 5/22

  • Student Leadership Academy will meet the 4th Tuesday of the month in the school Library at 7:15am.

  • Art Club meeting: 4/18, 5/2, & 5/7.
**JUNIOR LAW ENFORCEMENT APPLICATION**

It is our desire to reach out to young people like you and inspire good citizenship by educating you about the criminal justice system and law enforcement. You may contact your school resource officer for more information.

SCHOOL NURSE NEWS!

FLU:

· Serious outbreak this year

· WASH YOUR HANDS FREQUENTLY

· See doctor for fever, body aches, flu like symptoms

· Return to doctor if chest pain or difficulty in breathing develops.

· Drink lots of water

· Let the School Nurse know if your child has the Flu

Do not send students to school if they have a fever

Students must be fever free for 24 hours without fever reducing medication before they can return to school