Wednesday, October 8, 2014

posted Oct 8, 2014, 7:20 AM by
Brethren High/Middle School
KND Elementary
Wednesday, 10/08/2014
School pictures are next Thursday, October 16th.  Comb your hair, put on your favorite outfit and bring those smiles!!
STUDENTS:  When attending an extra curricular activity you need to remember...... ONCE you are in you need to STAY IN.... if you leave you MAY NOT enter the building or event!!
Host family needed for a 16 yr old boy from China.  Loves basketball and is currently in a Welcome home waiting for a permanent one for the school year.  If interested please stop in the office for more information.
Sports Updates:
XC runs in Walkerville today.  This is their conference race.  They also compete in Manistee tomorrow night.
Girls volleyball home tomorrow vs. Bear Lake!
High School:
If anyone has found a ring in the Art room, please bring to office.  It has 3 diamonds with 1 missing~~ 
Anyone who is in need of blue paint....don't go buy it.  Josh Riggs has got some for you.
Student council meeting today during lunch (Wednesday).
Aquinas college will be here on Monday, October 13 @ 1:30 pm.. Students need to sign up in Ms. Bennett's office. 
Juniors and Seniors!  A Navy recruiter will be here at 1:30 on October 15 to do a presentation for anyone interested in the Navy or curious to know what the Navy has to offer.  If you are interested in attending, please sign up in Ms. Bennett's office before the 15th.
France & Italy trip enrollees, we will have a meeting in room 136 @ 5 pm next Wednesday, October 15.  Mark your calendars.  We will go over important information regarding the trip, as well as getting fundraising events set up and scheduled.  Parents/guardians may attend this meeting as well.
Students.... the USMC visit has been rescheduled for October 21st.
Starting this week, NHS will be launching the "Fresh Start" Hygeine drive.  We will be collecting soaps, toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, etc.  This will also be a class competition for homecoming.  The boxes will be measured by weight not quantity!  The Freshman's box will be in Mr. Kemler's room, Sophomore's box will be in Mrs. Pennington's room, the Junior's box is in Mr. Kinnunen's room and the Senior's box will be in Mr. Walker's room.  The heaviest box will get 100 pts, 2nd place 75 pts, 3rd place 50 pts and 4th place will receive 25 pts.  You must have all products in the dropbox for your class by Thursday, October 9th.
West Shore Community College Night will be held Monday, October 13, 2014 - 6:30 - 8:00 pm @ WSCC Recreation Center Gymnasium.  For more information see Ms. Bennett!!
Juniors! We will be giving the PSAT test to students who are interested in trying for a National Merit Scholarship.  The test will be given on Wednesday, October 15th.  Please sign up in Ms. Bennett's office before Wednesday or see her with any questions.
Any student interested in joining the Onekama ski team this year, please sign up in the office with Ms. Peggy.
The 2014 homecoming dance is Saturday October 11 from 8 - 11pm.  Price is $5.00 for single and $8.00 for a couple.  Refreshments will be provided by the Dublin Store.  If you plan on bringing a guest from another school, a guest form must be filled out and on file prior to the dance.
Middle School:
7th/8th grade boys... with basketball just around the corner, you need to remember that you must have a physical on file if you plan on participating! 
Elementary School:
A 3rd grader lost his black backpack at a soccer practice.  Someone may have taken it by mistake.  It has his planner and school folder inside.  Please return to the office ASAP.  Thanks!!
Lunch Menu: Chicken strips, steamed broccoli, dinner roll, mixed garden salad/dressing, mixed fruit & milk
2nd choice: Tortilla taco bowl, black bean salad, sour cream/salsa, fresh fruit & milk