October 15, 2013 Announcements


*     Great job MEAPing!  One day to go!
*     Fall fundraiser order forms were due Monday, with checks made payable to Thurston Middle School.  Payment is due with the orders.  Products will arrive the week of November 4 – November 8.  If you forgot to turn your orders in today please get them in tomorrow.
*     MEAP testing continues tomorrow Wednesday, October 16th.  Make up days are the following week.  Please be sure to be in school during testing times so that you won’t have to miss instruction time in the classroom.
*     Conferences are today, October 15 from 3:00 – 7:00 pm and Wednesday, October 16 from 3:00 – 6:00 pm.  6th grade students and parents will meet in Mrs. Skiles & Mrs. Gross’ rooms;  7th grade students and parents will meet in Mrs. Selich & Mr. Gebauer’s rooms and 8th grade students and parents will meet in Mrs. Stimac & Ms Gilroy’s rooms.
 *    Wednesday’s Girls Volleyball game against Freeland will be held in the high school gym at 4:30 pm.
*     The Ghoulish Good Book Fair is open through Thursday, October 17 during school hours and conferences.  Plan on stopping in to check out all the cool books and things that the book fair and Mrs. Dankert have in store for you!
*     Middle School Wrestling will have a meeting Monday, October 21 at 2:15 with Coach Newbold.  This will be the sign up for the start of the season which is Monday, October 28.  Make sure you have your physicals before the 28th start date.
*    There is No School scheduled for Friday, October 18, 2013 due to a scheduled Teacher Professional Development day.
*    Roethke Park is having a Haunted Train Ride and a New Haunted House that will be open October 18-19 and 25-26 beginning at dark until?  The cost is $6.00 each or both for $10.00.
*    Rally at the Alley in St. Charles – Saturday, October 26 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm.  This is an event open to anyone interested in bowling who may want to be on the high school bowling team when you get to high school.  More information is in the office.
*    If you are playing sports and haven’t yet turned in your physical form, you need to do so before you can participate in the games.