Milan Middle School

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Daily Announcements: December 10, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016

Mon.-12/5--Today’s Character Counts message is:

The Chess Club is meeting after school today, in Ms. Kuenzel’s Coffee Corner, until 3:30. See you there!

Any 6th, 7th, and 8th grade boys and girls interested in being on the wrestling team - the first day of wrestling practice is one week from today - December 12th from 2:30 - 4:30! Please bring in your physical and medical consent form to the main office.

7th and 8th grade girls interested in playing basketball this season: tryouts will be held from Monday December 19th to Thursday December 22nd after school until 4:00 in the PE gym. There will also be open gyms leading up to tryouts. There are open gyms on this Saturday the 10th at 11 am, Friday December 16th after school, and Saturday December 17th from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Please get more info in the main office and get your physicals done!

Students: If you are sitting in the air lock or front hallway by the North St. entrance and main office before school, please sit along the walls. It is hazardous to have legs, bodies and bags in the hallway when people are trying to get to the office or walk down the hallways. Thanks for being considerate!

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tues.-12/6--Today’s Character Counts message is: Be a good sport; follow the rules, take turns and play fair.

Any 6th, 7th, and 8th grade boys and girls interested in being on the wrestling team - the first day of wrestling practice is December 12th from 2:30 - 4:30! Please bring in your physical and medical consent form to the main office.

7th and 8th grade girls interested in playing basketball this season: tryouts will be held from Monday December 19th to Thursday December 22nd after school until 4:00 in the PE gym. There will also be open gyms leading up to tryouts. There are open gyms on this Saturday the 10th at 11 am, Friday December 16th after school, and Saturday December 17th from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Please get more info in the main office and get your physicals done!

Students: If you are sitting in the air lock or front hallway by the North St. entrance and main office before school, please sit along the walls. It is hazardous to have legs, bodies and bags in the hallway when people are trying to get to the office or walk down the hallways. Thanks for being considerate!

Please continue to bring in canned goods for the needy. Thank you to everyone that has helped make someone else’s holiday happy!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wed.-12/7--Today’s Character Counts message is: It is okay to laugh at funny things, but not to laugh at others.

Our Milk Drive will launch on Mon., Dec. 12th, and run through Friday, Dec. 16th. The Milk Drive is a special program sponsored by Fuel Up to Play 60 and the National Football League of Players. It’s all about getting milk to local families that are not able to buy enough on their own. Your donation will help roughly 1.7 million Michiganders get access to milk’s high-quality protein and other essential nutrients. Listen to the announcements all next week for details about how you can donate and win great prizes, including a chance to win a football autographed by Lion’s football player, Ameer Abdullah!

Any 6th, 7th, and 8th grade boys and girls interested in being on the wrestling team - the first day of wrestling practice is December 12th from 2:30 - 4:30! Please bring in your physical and medical consent form to the main office.

7th and 8th grade girls interested in playing basketball this season: tryouts will be held from Monday December 19th to Thursday December 22nd after school until 4:00 in the PE gym. There will also be open gyms leading up to tryouts. There are open gyms on this Saturday the 10th at 11 am, Friday December 16th after school, and Saturday December 17th from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Please get more info in the main office and get your physicals done!

MMS Play Tryout #1 on Thursday, December 8 will be held in the librarium from 2:30-4:30. The second tryout is on Tuesday, December 13 in the librarium. *Students will only need to attend one of the tryouts. Applications are available from your Enrichment teachers. All students wanting to tryout must get two teacher recommendation forms completed. Those may be picked up from your Enrichment teachers as well. Extra copies will be in the office or stop by Mrs. Hess’ classroom. Students should plan to audition with a 16-20 line memorized poem or a monologue for the audition if they are interested in a main role.

Missing something? Check the Lost & Found in the Guidance office. All items not claimed by Friday, December 9th, will be donated.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Today’s Character Counts message is: Do not gossip; if you cannot say anything helpful, do not say anything at all.

Good morning students of MMS! Do you want to help end hunger in Milan? Do you want to see awesome projects created by your classmates? Well then come to MMS on December 15th from 6 to 8pm for our Community Night! Other activities include the Empty Bowls fundraiser that will be selling bowls for $10 that come with a soup dinner, basketball in the comp. Gym, sixth grade science fair, the Pulsera project selling bracelets for $5, book fair, STEM Maker Faire, and canned food drive. All money raised is to help end hunger in our community! We hope to see you next Thursday!

Looking for a holiday gift and also want to donate for a good cause? The 7th grade will be selling hand-woven bracelets or “Pulseras” as they’re called in Spanish. The sales were organized through The Pulsera Project. The people who weave these bracelets are connected by the Pulsera Project. They are from Nicaragua and Guatemala. They will be sold at lunch on the twelfth through the fifteenth and at community night. They are 5 dollars each.

7th and 8th grade girls interested in playing basketball this season: tryouts will be held from Monday December 19th to Thursday December 22nd after school until 4:00 in the PE gym. There will also be open gyms leading up to tryouts. There are open gyms on this Saturday the 10th at 11 am, Friday December 16th after school, and Saturday December 17th from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Please get more info in the main office and get your physicals done!

Any 6th, 7th, and 8th grade boys and girls interested in being on the wrestling team - the first day of wrestling practice is this Monday, December 12th from 2:30 - 4:30! Please bring in your physical and medical consent form to the main office.

MMS Play Tryout #1 is today, Thursday, December 8 from 2:30-4:30 in the librarium. The second tryout is on Tuesday, December 13 in the librarium. *Students will only need to attend one of the tryouts. Applications are available from your Enrichment teachers. All students wanting to tryout must get two teacher recommendation forms completed. Those may be picked up from your Enrichment teachers as well. Extra copies will be in the office or stop by Mrs. Hess’ classroom. Students should plan to audition with a 16-20 line memorized poem or a monologue for the audition if they are interested in a main role.

Missing something? Check the Lost & Found in the Guidance office. All items not claimed by tomorrow will be donated.

Friday, December 9, 2016

Today’s Character Counts message is: To be a good friend, be a kind, caring person.

Good morning students of MMS! Do you want to help end hunger in Milan? Do you want to see awesome projects created by your classmates? Well then come to MMS on December 15th from 6 to 8pm for our Community Night! Other activities include the Empty Bowls fundraiser that will be selling bowls for $10 that come with a soup dinner, basketball in the comp. Gym, sixth grade science fair, the Pulsera project selling bracelets for $5, book fair, STEM Maker Faire, and canned food drive. All money raised is to help end hunger in our community! We hope to see you Thursday!

Looking for a holiday gift and also want to donate for a good cause? The 7th grade will be selling hand-woven bracelets or “Pulseras” as they’re called in Spanish. The sales were organized through The Pulsera Project. The people who weave these bracelets are connected by the Pulsera Project. They are from Nicaragua and Guatemala. They will be sold at lunch on the twelfth through the fifteenth and at community night. They are 5 dollars each.

Any 6th, 7th, and 8th grade boys and girls interested in being on the wrestling team - the first day of wrestling practice is this Monday, December 12th after school until 4:30! Please bring in your physical and medical consent form to the main office.

7th and 8th grade girls interested in playing basketball this season: tryouts will be held from Monday December 19th to Thursday December 22nd after school until 4:00 in the PE gym. There will also be open gyms leading up to tryouts. There are open gyms on this Saturday the 10th at 11 am, Friday December 16th after school, and Saturday December 17th from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Please get more info in the main office and get your physicals done!

MMS Play Tryout #2 is on Tuesday, December 13 from 2:30-4:30 in the librarium. *Students will only need to attend one of the tryouts, so if you went to the audition on December 8, you won’t need to attend the second tryout. Applications are available from your Enrichment teachers. All students wanting to tryout must get two teacher recommendation forms completed. Those may be picked up from your Enrichment teachers as well. Extra copies will be in the office or stop by Mrs. Hess’ classroom. Students should plan to audition with a 16-20 line memorized poem or a monologue for the audition if they are interested in a main role.

The Book Fair will be here next week from Tuesday - Friday in the library! Plan on stopping by and doing some of your holiday shopping!

Missing something? Check the Lost & Found in the Guidance office. All items not claimed by today will be donated.