Morning Announcements - Friday, November 6, 2015

Fri, 11/06/2015 - 9:42am
  • The SAT word of the day is harangue. Harangue is a noun meaning a loud or pompous speech addressed to a large public assembly. It was one thing for Principal Skinner to criticize Tami for being late, but to deliver such an angry harangue in front of her peers only humiliated her.

  • Congrats to Brit Lang on her first place finish at the 2A West Region Cross country Championship.  Grace Chaverini placed 7th also winning an award and qualifying for the State Championships. The boys’ team placed 3rd and Joey Navarro led the way with his 7th place finish.  Jared Nguyen was also an award winner with his 12th place finish. 

  • Remember Merit Cart Monday! Bring your merits to lunch on Monday!

  • The Alpha Achievers’ Induction Ceremony has been rescheduled for Monday, November 9th at 7:00 p.m. All are invited to attend. All members should report at 5:00 p.m.

  • All boys’ basketball paperwork is due to Coach Browne in room 508 ASAP.

  • Students, would you like to help your family with holiday cooking?  Mrs. Savage is hosting holiday cooking classes right after school, beginning Wednesday November 11th.  Space is limited so sign up right away.  Sign up sheets are available outside Mrs. Savage's room 701.  

  • Are you interested in cheering for the Winter Season?  Please come to the Cheer Interest Meeting on Wednesday, November 11th at 2:20pm in the Auxiliary Gym. Important information will be distributed during the meeting.  Please plan to attend.

  • Do you want to bring Challenge Day back to Oakland Mills? Everyone interested in helping to make posters and plan fundraising is invited to Ms. Wright's room, #209, for a meeting on Friday the 13th.

  • Attention NHS members: Our monthly meeting is on Tuesday, November 10 during 5th period. Please note the date change! Be sure to check in with your 5th period teacher BEFORE coming to the meeting. And, as always, let Ms. T or Mrs. Bakhru know if you can't make the meeting.

  • Any OM female that would like to play softball in the spring should attend a meeting in Coach Yarn’s room on Tuesday, November 10th immediately after school. The meeting will last approximately 30 minutes, and students should make arrangements accordingly. 

  • The Ping Pong Club is having an interest meeting on Monday, November 9th after school at 2:15. If you would like to join, please stop by room 303 for a brief meeting.

  • Attention Spirit Club: we will be meeting today after school in Mr. Berry's room. All are welcome!

  • Today for lunch we are having meat lasagna, glazed ham and Swiss or chicken patty.