Daily Announcements – Friday, October 20, 2017

New  Announcements:

Report Cards go home TODAY!!!


High School students only – 

You have an opportunity to participate in a STEM Fest that includes pathways related to Computer Science, Leadership, Design & Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.  If you would like to be apart of the is event, please see V. Barnes.


All HS students are invited to apply for SCS Student Ambassadors through the online application.  The deadline is October 25th – http://tinyurl.com/SCSabassador.

Please see Dr. Rathbone with questions.  



Recurring Announcements:

YMA is holding a high school dance TODAY, October 20th from 4:30 – 8:30 p.m. The cost of the dance is $5.00 and once you buy your ticket, you will be entered into a raffle to win lunch from a place of your choosing. The only requirements are to write your first and last name on the back of your ticket and to attend the dance. Three winners will be drawn.  If you would like to request songs in advance, talk to any YMA member or Coach Barnes.  


Are you a genius?  You don’t have to be to join Science Olympiad!  We will have an interest meeting on Tuesday after school until 5:00 p.m. in Ms. Shelly’s room.  We make science fun! 


Attention all Juniors!  If you signed up to take the PSAT next week, please see Ms. Tuck Thomas for your student bulletin. The bulletin contains important information to help you prepare for the upcoming assessment. 


Students, join other Durham youth to meet the candidates for Durham City Council and Mayor, ask them questions about issues that are important to you and share your thoughts & ideas with them.  Dinner and snacks provided, and no preparation is necessary.  Kids Voting Durham Youth Candidate Forum, Thursday, October 19 at 6:30 pm at Holton Resource Center.  Call 919-560-7321 or email info@kidsvotingdurham.org for more information. 


Keep our Earth healthy! Students & staff are reminded to recycle & terra-cycle using the available bins in the front lobby and the cafeteria.

There are many items for collection.  Please check Ms. Price’s blog for the complete list.  Here are a couple of featured collection items:

Entenmann’s Little Bites and Little Bites Snackin’ Bites plastic pouches

All brands aluminum & plastic drink pouches with straws or spouts 

All brands of plastic cereal bags and box liners 

Thank you in advance for your participation! 


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