In the Middle

What's Going on in Room 315

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  • Tutoring is available every Monday and Wednesday from 3 to 4pm in Mr. Purvis' room.
  • The last day to order yearbooks is January 18
  • The Mt. Vernon Elks hoop shoot is this Saturday at 12:30pm.

Check out our Padlet in the link below to recommend a great book or to find recommendations for yourself!

Birthdays Next Week

16th: Allyson
17th: Caleb and Arianna
18th: Nicky

Students of the Week

Reader Recommendation

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander was the 2015 Newbery Medal Winner as well as a 2015 Coretta Scott King Award Winner. This book has been a hit this year among athletes, boys, and basketball fans in general. Pick up a copy in our school library!

" "With a bolt of lightning on my kicks . . .The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. Stop all that quivering. Cuz tonight I’m delivering," announces dread-locked, 12-year old Josh Bell. He and his twin brother Jordan are awesome on the court. But Josh has more than basketball in his blood, he's got mad beats, too, that tell his family's story in verse, in this fast and furious middle grade novel of family and brotherhood from Kwame Alexander"

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