Good morning Swanson! Today is Wednesday, March 4th and these are your morning announcements:
Good luck to the Wrestling team who heads to Kenmore this afternoon to wrap up their regular season!
The TSA Northern Virginia Regional Fair is this Saturday March 7, 2015. The Technology Education labs are open Wednesday and Thursday, after school. TSA members should be prepared snow or sunshine and have their projects ready for the fair at Mount Vernon High School. If you have any questions, please email Mr. DeMarino.
Swimmers who have ordered team apparel can stop by Ms. Williams's room over the next couple of days to pick up their stuff.
REMINDER: The UVA Reading Program meets TODAY (Wednesday)! All 6th graders participating in the UVA Reading Program should meet in room 155 (Mr. Phillippon’s room) right after school.
TAB will meet during lunch in the library Thursday.
Sign ups for track start this week. Students should sign up neatly on the lists posted on the bulletin board near the boy's locker room. In addition to a current physical, there is also paperwork that must be signed by a parent/guardian and turned in. That packet is available for pick up in the main office. The first track practice is on Monday March 16th. Any questions? Please see Mr. Holland or Ms. Partridge.
The National Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony will be at WL on Monday, March 9th at 6:30pm. Please arrive at 6:15 to register and find a seat in the Auditorium. After the Award Ceremony, please take some time to visit the exhibition at the Central Library. The exhibit will be on display until March 25th.
Wavelength will be meeting this afternoon in room 232. All are welcome!
Wavelength is holding a writing contest! The rules are:
-Fiction stories only
-Use the font Arial and 12 point size
-Anyone who wants can submit!
-Your story must be under 3,000 words(about 6 pages)
-Submit your piece on Google Docs to Leah McFarlane
-Deadline: March 9th
-There will be a prize! It will be determined...
-No, the prize will not be a lame pencil!
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Coming Up This Week
Wednesday, March 4th - ACCESS Speaking Test, UVA Reading Program, Wrestling @ Kenmore (Note Change)
Thursday, March 5th - Student-Led Conferences - PM Session @ 4:30-7:30PM
Friday, March 6th - No School for Students, Student Led Conferences - AM Session @ 7:30-11:30am