Thomas Jefferson will hold an Open House on Saturday, Oct 13th
8th Grade Students interested in applying to Thomas Jefferson can attend the Information session during lunch in the Art 2 room (Spectrum) where Mrs. O'Brien will review the applications process.
You may bring your lunch with you. Please see Ms. Splendore in the cafeteria for a pass to go to the front of the line.
Recycle your old printer cartridges here and help raise money for Smart’s Mill.
For every printer cartridge we recycle, we get $2.00 store credit at Staples. That can add up to a lot of school supplies for our teachers and staff!!!
2nd Annual Turkey Ball-Tournament! Date: November 20, 2012 Entry In: Canned Food Item ALL DONTATIONS GOING TO LOUDOUN INTERFAITH What: 5th Block: 6th Grade HOCKEY TOURNAMENT 6th Block: 7th Grade VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT 8TH Block: 8th Grade BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT Any Questions: See your PE Teacher
Focus – Wednesday, Oct 10th Read Aloud 6th Grade – “City of Mystery” 7th Grade – “Stonehenge is Still a Mystery” 8th Grade – “The History of Yum”
You may be interested in a program called GIRLS TAKE CHARGE which is being offered at George Mason University on Saturday, October 13th.
This is a National Award Winning Program offered to both middle and high school girls. See Mrs. O’Brien for details. www.girstakecharge.org
6th Grade Ida Lee Fun Night October 13th from 8:30-10pm This event is just for our 6th graders--no sibs allowed.
6th graders will have the use of the pool and gym areas so bring your suits and wear your gym clothes. Pizza and snacks will be for sale for a small fee. The entrance fee is $4 per student.
Chick Fil A Spirit Night is Tonight, October 10th 5-8pm.
Sixth grade students! Please make sure you get all forms and money turned back in to your Resource Teacher before October 11 for our two field trips! October 29 November 12 Trailblazers November 14 Chargers November 16 Stallions
Club sign-up forms and brochures are available in each house area, as well as on our school web site for print out at home.
Help Nature! Make a Difference in our School Yard Ecosystem Join Ecology Club! Ecology Club meets the 2nd & 3rd Thursdays of each month, beginning this week in A10.
Maverick Smart Cards A great way to save you money and support local merchants at the same time
Smart Card Participating Merchants • - China King - 10% off purchase with minimum of $10 • - Books and Other Found Things – Buy three get one free • - Cici’s Pizza – 10% off Adult Buffet purchase • - Dance King Studios - 50% off
Smart Card Participating Merchants • - Living Realty, LLC - 10% Rebate on agent commission • Puccio’s - Buy a sandwich or salad at regular price and get a 20 oz fountain soda for free • Ironwood Tavern – 10% off all food • Jersey Mike’s Subs – 10% off any purchase
Grab your scissors and keep an eye out for the Box Tops for Education logo on the products you use every day. For every Box Top you clip, our school will receive 10 cents. That may not sound like a lot, but it adds up quickly.
Bring your Box Tops for Education to your Focus teacher. The focus group that collects the most will get a prize provided by the PTA