Monday Message

November 21, 2022 (Student Edition)

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Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

I hope you are able to enjoy some time with your family and friends this Thanksgiving.

I am thankful for each and every one of you!

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NEW WILDCAT GEAR!

Seniors are taking orders for shirts (pictured below) from November 21-December 2. Orders may be placed with any Senior student or by calling Tera in the Elementary Office. Payment is required at the time of ordering.

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Movie Day!

The PTO would like to send our students to the movies! Students will enjoy a free popcorn and drink when they attend Disney's new movie "Strange World" the week after Thanksgiving.


Preschool-2nd grade students will attend on Monday, November 28.

Grades 3-7 will attend on Tuesday, November 29.



The bus will leave at 11:30 am both days and return by 3:00 pm.


Permission slips were sent home last week!

A Christmas Carol

Wood & Huston Bank is sending our 8th grade students to the Lyceum Theatre on Tuesday, December 13 to see the classic play A Christmas Carol.


Permission slips for this event will be sent home this week.


The bus will leave at 11:15 am and return by 3:00 pm.

How Do I Know If I Am In Good Standing?

Eligibility checks are done every two weeks throughout the school year to determine whether or not a student is in good standing. To be in good standing, a student cannot have any Fs or have an attendance rate lower than 90%.


If you are not in good standing when the eligibility check is done, you are not allowed to participate in or attend extra-curricular activities.


The next check will be done Monday, November 21, 2022.

Good Standing

To be considered a student in good standing, a student must not be in violation of the attendance policy, have outstanding discipline referrals OR appear on the current F list.


In order to participate in extracurricular events including (but not limited to): dances, field trips, school-sanctioned sports events; a student must be in good standing.


Students in grades 6-12 that are not in good standing will have closed lunch and be required

to sign in daily in the cafeteria.

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UPDATED POLICY FOR EXTRA-CURRICULAR DISRUPTIVE/ UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT

Please note the revised policy for Unsportsmanlike Actions at an extra-curricular activity (Board of Education approved 9.27.22).


Unsportsmanlike Actions at an Extra-Curricular Activity

Step 1- Administrator Warning

Step 2- Minimum of 1 week, up to and including 365-day suspension from all District extra-curricular events.

Step 3- 365-day suspension from all District extra-curricular events

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Field Trips

This year, teachers are encouraged to plan their filed trips earlier in the school year to avoid bus scheduling conflicts in the spring. Spring time tends to be so busy with many activities and it is nearly impossible to find a date to schedule a bus.


Teachers are currently planning trips and sharing that information with parents. Here are the trips that are currently scheduled:


  • December 2-- 7th grade-- MORENet Interactive Lab/Level Up

Box Tops For Education

All you need is your phone! Download the Box Tops app, shop as you normally would, then use the app to scan your store receipt within 14 days of purchase. The app will identify Box Tops products on your receipt and automatically credit your school’s earnings online. Twice a year, your school will receive a check and can use that cash to buy whatever it needs!


Great news! If you shop for groceries online or have digital receipts, you can submit your email receipts to earn Box Tops for your school! Visit the app or website for more details and to see a full list of participating retailers.

Casey's Cash For Schools

Students and teachers could use a boost now more than ever. Casey's Rewards members can get involved by donating their points to a school of their choice.


Not a Casey's Rewards member? Sign up for Casey's Rewards here.


Learn more HERE!

How Much Does Breakfast/Lunch Cost?

Both breakfast and lunch is FREE to all of our students! If you would like to purchase items from the grab 'n go, you will need to put money on your account. This can be done by paying Tera in the Elementary Office. Debit/Credit cards are accepted.
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Food Pantry Box

There is a food pantry box located on campus at the corner of Elm and Harold for our community to utilize as needed.


There are also several others located in town at Gari's Diner and Life Church.

Buddy Backpack Program

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Family Nutrition Education Program

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2022-2023 School Calendar

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Monday, November 14

F/Attendance List Runs-- 8:00 am

Admin Meeting-- 9:00 am

CSIP Stakeholders Meeting-- 5:00 pm (Library)

JH Basketball vs. Salisbury-- 5:00 pm (Gate: Perry/Admin: Yung)


Tuesday, November 15

Pep Assembly (HS Only)-- 2:45 pm

BOE Meeting--4:30 pm

JV/VG/VB Basketball vs. NW Hughesville-- 5:00 pm (Gate: C. Anderson/Admin: Clements)


Wednesday, November 16

NO SCHOOL


Thursday, November 17

NO SCHOOL

Happy Thanksgiving!


Friday, November 18

NO SCHOOL

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