Morning Announcements - Thursday, November 12, 2015

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 10:07am
  • The SAT word of the day is mendicant. Mendicant is a noun meaning a  beggar. .A mendicant, the monk relied entirely on the kindness of strangers to get his daily food and drink.

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

  • There will be a mandatory boys’ basketball meeting TODAY after school in Coach Browne's room, 508 at 2:20.

  • Girls basketball players need to turn in paper work immediately to Coach Hewitt. If you interested in playing this year, please see Coach Hewitt for more information.

  • Reminder: Concussion tests for girls and boys basketball will be today after school in Coach Browne's room.

  • Last call for locks from fall athletes. Lockers will be emptied today after school. Turn all locks into Mrs. Hewitt.

  • The Scorpion Success after school program will be meeting this week on its regularly scheduled days.

  • 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.

  • The Environmental Club will be meeting on TODAY in Room 804 right after school. 

  • Did you know that each and every student is required to have updated contact information in Family File? Is your information up to date? If not, have your parent or guardian log in to to update your emergency contact information. Students that have their information up to date and current will be eligible for weekly prize drawings. Prizes include mini phone chargers and gift cards to Amazon, Chipotle, Chick-Fil-A and iTunes. See your administrator or counselor if you have any questions. Remember, the log in is Once again, Thank you.

  • All students interested in running indoor track, there will be a final meeting on Friday to turn in paperwork and discuss the schedule for the upcoming season. If you have not yet received your paperwork, you must see Coach Gonzales in room 210 before Friday.

  • The Escorpiones Latinos are meeting today at 2:15 in room 411. 

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

  • Come support the Journalism program on Tuesday, November 17th at Cheeburger Cheeburger from 5:00pm to 9:00pm! 20% of the sales will go towards the program whether you eat in or take out! Come pick up a flyer in room 211 for more information.

  • Today for lunch we are having Thanksgiving meal sliced turkey with dressing and roll, cheese quesadilla or popcorn chicken.