Milan Middle School

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Daily Announcements: September 25, 2016

Mon., Sept. 19, 2016

Todayís Character Counts message is: Management is doing things right, leadership is doing the right things.--Economist Peter Drucker

The high school Code Red Robotics Team invites you to the first annual Robot Run on September 28. Come test your endurance on the high school track, support our team, meet the high school football players, and enjoy hot dogs, cotton candy, and donuts and cider before joining the varsity football team at the homecoming bonfire.

Our first magazine sales turn-in day brought in almost $700. Not a bad start, but we need to keep selling to meet our school-wide goal of $10,000. Donít miss out on Turd Tuesday tomorrow! For every two orders turned in, get the stinky emoji and with 4 orders get the stinky emoji plus the flashing emoji. You can also win a Turd hat or cash. Top selling classrooms so far: 6th grade - Mrs. Gerweck, 7th grade - Miss Leach, 8th grade - Mrs. Smaby. Thank you to all who have sold items and supported this school-wide fundraiser.

Cross Country runners! Our first meet is tomorrow! Please make sure to pack everything you need for the meet tonight because we leave right after school tomorrow.

Tues., Sept. 20, 2016

Todayís Character Counts message is: Donít tell people how to do things; tell them what to do and let them surprise you with the results.--Army General George S. Patton

Cross Country runners! After school, get changed into your uniform and meet Mrs. Stokes outside the front doors by the front office. We need to get on the bus right away to go to our first meet! Power up cross country!

Donít forget to turn your magazine sale orders in during enrichment today. Prizes, cash and stinky hats will be given out tomorrow during lunch. Keep selling to help meet our $10,000 goal!

Wed., Sept. 21, 2016

Todayís Character Counts message is: Inventories can be managed, but people must be led.--Businessman Ross Perot

The high school Code Red Robotics Team invites you to the first annual Robot Run on September 28. Come test your endurance on the high school track, support our team, meet the high school football players, and enjoy hot dogs, cotton candy, and donuts and cider before joining the varsity football team at the homecoming bonfire.

Picture Retakes are scheduled for Thursday, September 29th. If you did not attend registration or would like to have your picture retaken, please pick up a form outside of Ms. Leachís room or in the main office.

Magazine Sales brought in a little over $1,000 yesterday. Every three orders turned in tomorrow gets you a pull from the cashbox. There will be 1ís, 5ís, 10ís, 20ís and a $50 bill in the cashbox. Keep selling and encourage family and friends to support our fundraiser and reach our goal of $10,000. Top selling classes - Mr. Romans in 6th grade, Mrs. Segrist in 7th grade and Mrs. Smaby for 8th grade.

And last, but definitely not least, congratulations are in order for both 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams as they both won their games last night! Way to go! #PowerUp Volleyball!!!

Thurs., Sept. 22, 2016

Todayís Character Counts message is: A good leader inspires others with confidence; a great leader inspires them with confidence in themselves.--unknown author

Picture Re-Takes are scheduled for Thursday, September 29th. If you did not attend registration or would like to have your picture re-taken, please pick up a form outside of Ms. Leachís room or in the main office.

Attention all students and staff! Next week is Homecoming, so the Student Council is excited to announce our first spirit week of the year. Each grade level enrichment with the most participation will win a candy prize as well as extra points for their enrichment competitions. We will kick off Spirit Week with pajama day on Monday. Look for signs that are going up today which describe all of the other spirit days. Student Council members, donít forget to show your enrichment the slide show today or tomorrow.

Congratulations to the cross country team on their outstanding performance at last nightís meet! The boys earned 4th place and the girls earned 3rd place. You braved the heat, the hill, and the miles. Coach Stokes is so very proud of you all.

Today is another magazine sales turn in day during enrichment. For every three orders turned in today, you will get a pull out of the cash box tomorrow at lunch.

Today is the first home volleyball game of the season!! 7th grade starts at 4, and 8th grade follows that game around 5. Come on out and cheer on our Milan teams as they take on Airport!

Fri., Sept. 23, 2016

Todayís Character Counts message is: A good leader canít get too far ahead of his/her followers.--32nd President Franklin D. Roosevelt

The high school Code Red Robotics Team invites you to the first annual Robot Run on September 28. Come test your endurance on the high school track, support our team, meet the high school football players, and enjoy hot dogs, cotton candy, and donuts and cider before joining the varsity football team at the homecoming bonfire.

Donít forget that next week is Homecoming and our first spirit week of the year. Each grade level enrichment with the most participation will win a candy prize as well as extra points for their enrichment competitions. We will kick off Spirit Week with pajama day on Monday. Look for signs around the school which describe all of the other spirit days. Student Council members, donít forget to show your enrichment the slide show today!

Picture Re-Takes are scheduled for Thursday, September 29th. If you did not attend registration or would like to have your picture re-taken, please pick up a form outside of Ms. Leachís room or in the main office.

Magazine sales brought in almost $2,000 yesterday - a great turn in day. The cash box will be done today at lunch! Hopefully someone will draw out the $50 dollar bill! The next turn in day is Tuesday to earn emojis, cash and prizes. Top selling classes continue to be Mrs. Gerweck, Mrs. Segrist and Mrs. Smaby. We are getting closer to our $10,000 goal so please keep selling!