Morning Announcements - Thursday, December 17, 2015

Thu, 12/17/2015 - 10:37am
  • The SAT word of the day is permissive. Permissive is an adjective meaning lax, granting permission easily; allowing great freedom of action. His detractors argued that the principal's permissive attitude encouraged the indiscipline prevalent among students.

  • The Oakland Mills Allied Bowling Team moved to 4-0 with their victory over Reservoir on Tuesday. Kelli Andrade and Dexter Gutierrez had team high scores. There is no Allied Bowling today, and Oakland Mills takes on Wilde Lake Friday.

  • Students, check for lost items in the front office. The Lost and Found will be emptied on Tuesday, December 22.  Any items not claimed by Monday afternoon, December 21 will be donated to the clothing drive.

  • Still need to get something for that special someone but don't have a lot of money? Buy them a candy gram for only $1. It is delivered right to them with a personalized message and a candy cane. Junior class is selling them during lunch shifts from now until Tuesday, December 22nd. 

  • The "Save the Administrator" fundraiser is back. DECA will be collecting donations for Toys 4 Tots all week during lunch shifts.  Donate money to a worthy cause, make a child's holiday memorable and save your favorite administrator all at the same time. Wallace, Schwartz, Galbreath and Cosentino....only one can be saved from getting a pie in the face at the Winter Pep Rally. All those who donate are eligible to be drawn to do some pie tossing at the Pep Rally.

  • Do you like to write and want to hone your skills and bounce ideas off of like minded people in a safe, supportive environment?  If so, please join the writing club.  See Ms. Smith in room 410. It is not too late to join.

  • Staff and students, would you like to feel calmer, experience less stress, and be more creative? Please join us for mindfulness in the mornings. See Ms. Smith in room 410. No experience is necessary. We encourage you to bring a friend. Teachers, bring a student or two.

  • Attention Oakland Mills - don't forget tomorrow is Ugly Sweater Day! Time to be Holly Jolly!

  • Today for lunch we are having cheese quesadilla, popcorn chicken or chicken Parmesan sandwich.