Announcements, Tuesday

October 24, 2017

Good morning, Blue Wave.  Today is Tuesday, October 24th and it is a B Day!


All members participating in Poetry Out Loud will meet this Thursday, October 26th.  You must come with two poems memorized and ready to present.

Ladies and Gentleman! Children of all ages!  Get your tickets NOW for the fall play, DRACULA!  Performances are October 26th-28th at 7:00 and 2:00 pm. Come to DRACULA!, for the fright of your life!  Muah, ha, ha!

Team spots are still open for the 16-team, 3-on-3 Waverunner Basketball Tournament. Registration is $7 per person. Five people must be on each team. For those who have already signed up, please see Jerome Reed as soon as possible to pay for entry! For sign-up details, Jerome and Judah Carroll. The tournament will be held on Saturday, November 4th.

The SADD club is celebrating Red Ribbon Week this whole week.  So come by the SADD table today during lunch to fill out your “Key to a successful life.”  Where do you see yourself 10 years from now?!

Fact for the day:

Did you know that Children of parents who talk to their teens regularly about drugs are 42% LESS LIKELY to use drugs than those who don’t, yet only a quarter of teens report having these conversations

Here’s what happening on each day:

 Today: The KEY to success and where you see yourself in 10 years.

Wednesday: Count the amount Skittles in the jar and win it if you are the closest one.

Thursday: Name the Fact–Recite one fact that you see up on the walls of campus and we will give you a piece of candy.

Friday: Dress Up in All RED. The middle school and the high student who’s voted by the SADD members as Mostly and Best dressed in all RED will be awarded a $10 Chick-Fil-A gift card!  You must come by the table to contend for this contest.

School Counseling:

Juniors and Seniors! Look for an email coming your way regarding the free SAT in November for Alachua County students. If your parent/guardian does not receive this email and you would like to take advantage of the opportunity, please come see Ms. Bryen before October 25th.

All National Junior Honor Society members please bring two soda bottles for the carnival booth.  We will meet this today during power hour to plan for the carnival booth.  Hope to see you all!

Power Hour:

There will be a Key Club meeting today during high school Power Hour in Ms. Andrews’ room.  All members, please plan to attend, and please be prompt.  This is the last chance to pay dues, so if you have not already paid, please bring your dues to the meeting.

There will be another meeting for the China Traveler’s today during Power Hour in Mr. Magura’s room. See everyone there!

Students participating in the Global Day on December 1st, need to see Mrs. Santiago tomorrow during lunch or right after school. This is a mandatory meeting. Please remember that this event is sponsored by UNICEF High School and the Hispanic Honor Society.

TEC day has been move to November 2nd; all students helping with TEC day and helping during the Fall Carnival on November 3rd, need to see Mrs. Santiago and the Hispanic Honor Society president, Francisco Aguirre.

The library is open today for 7th grade and 10th grade.

MS Offerings:

  • MS Robotics
  • Science Olympiad
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Yoga

 MS Office Hours:

  • Breil
  • Pringle
  • Mundorf
  • Brown
  • Beckett
  • Cheveallier

 HS Offerings:

  • Science Olympiad
  • Mindfulness & Meditation
  • Key Club

 HS Office Hours:

  • Perez
  • McCrea
  • Boulware


Have a great day!


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