Upper Merion Area Middle School

Inspiring Excellence

 

Thursday, March 16


C Day


Any student in Mrs. Devers swim class that is in need of a make up swim session is invited to stay after school on Tuesday, March 21st to earn back class participation credit.  Meet in the pool immediately after school.  Arrange for a ride home at 4:20 or plan to take the 4:30 bus home


Did you know that March is Down Syndrome Awareness Month?  The Best Buddies Club will be celebrating the many ways people with DS brighten our lives.  March 21st is National Down Syndrome Awareness day and BEST BUDDIES is sponsoring the next spirit day, Rock your Socks for DS.  On tuesday March 21, wear your brightest, most colorful and spunky socks for Down Syndrome Awareness.  All week Best Buddies will be providing more information on Down Syndrome and how individuals with Down Syndrome brighten our days!"  Don't forget - get your socks ready for next Tuesday!



Remember, it's Kick Butts Week!  Don't forget to take the quiz on Schoology to be entered in a raffle to win a $10 gift certificate to the school store.  Check out this message from CAST (Show video).


Lunch- Cheeseburger Sliders, French Fries, Steamed Broccoli & Sliced Apples



Quote of the Week:   “ “Never give up on life’s possibilities.”



Have a Caring C Day!



 

Wednesday, March 15


B Day


Any student in Mrs. Devers swim class that is in need of a make up swim session is invited to stay after school on Tuesday, March 21st to earn back class participation credit.  Meet in the pool immediately after school.  Arrange for a ride home at 4:20 or plan to take the 4:30 bus home


"Kick Butts Week" starts today!  This is a week for you to learn about the dangers of smoking.  How much do YOU know about tobacco?  A quiz has been posted on Schoology.  Anyone who completes the quiz will be entered in a raffle to win a $10 gift certificate to the school store.  Give it a try!  Now, here's a video from the CAST Club about Kick Butts Week.  


Did you know that March is Down Syndrome Awareness Month?  The Best Buddies Club will be celebrating the many ways people with DS brighten our lives.  March 21st is National Down Syndrome Awareness day and BEST BUDDIES is sponsoring the next spirit day, Rock your Socks for DS.  On tuesday March 21, wear your brightest, most colorful and spunky socks for Down Syndrome Awareness.  All week Best Buddies will be providing more information on Down Syndrome and how individuals with Down Syndrome brighten our days!"  Don't forget - get your socks ready for next Tuesday!


Today the CREATE Club will be meeting after school in Mrs. Della Valle's room C112, from 3-4:30 pm.  All are welcome.  We are in the planning stages for our Annual Spring Car Wash Fundraiser.


Lunch- Cheese Omelet Bacon Bagel w/ Cream Cheese, Sweet Potato Home Fries & Peaches


Quote of the Week:   “ “Never give up on life’s possibilities.”



Have the best B Day!


 
Monday, March 13

D Day


Any student in Mrs. Devers swim class that is in need of a make up swim session is invited to stay after school on Tuesday, March 21st to earn back class participation credit.  Meet in the pool immediately after school.  Arrange for a ride home at 4:20 or plan to take the 4:30 bus home


Did you know that March is Down Syndrome Awareness Month?  The Best Buddies Club will be celebrating the many ways people with DS brighten our lives.  March 21st is National Down Syndrome Awareness day and BEST BUDDIES is sponsoring the next spirit day, Rock your Socks for DS.  On tuesday March 21, wear your brightest, most colorful and spunky socks for Down Syndrome Awareness.  All week Best Buddies will be providing more information on Down Syndrome and how individuals with Down Syndrome brighten our days!"  Don't forget - get your socks ready for next Tuesday!


Congratulations to the team, Goofy Goobers, for winning the 5th annual Huddle Charity Dodgeball Tournament on Wednesday. Team members were: Kyle R.,
Zach R., James G., Michael M., Riley A., Allison E., Camryn L., Kyle P., Tyler D.,
Steve G., Landon K., Seth M., and David K. All eight teams deserve to be saluted.
Special thanks to these faculty members whose help made the tournament possible: Mr. Bueche, Mr. Scales, Mrs. Feliciano, Mr. Burns, Mr. Crowley, Mrs. Devers, and Mr. Tucker. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia will receive the money raised.


In Sports today:

Boys Lacrosse should meet after school today in the small gym.  Be there by 3:10 to meet with your coaches.


Lunch- Crispy Chicken Patty Dinner Roll Mashed Potatoes Tuscan White Beans & Greens in Olive Oil Chicken Gravy Applesauce


Quote of the Week:   “ “Never give up on life’s possibilities.”


Have a Dazzling D Day!



 


 

 

Friday, March 10


C Day


Attention All 5th Grade Band Members:
Due to Thursday's early dismissal, the Band will rehearse today, at 11:00.
Please note this important change!!  See everyone soon!


This Friday afternoon the  Upper House students will attend our Spring Spirit Rally in the large gymnasium.  If you are interested in participating in an event remember to give your teacher your name on a piece of paper before Friday afternoon so you may be entered into the drawing.  Team 8th grade will represent by wearing gold and Team 7th grade will show up by wearing blue.  The current spirit challenge standings are ...8th grade with 1,314 points and 7th grade with 1,766 points.


Attention Lower House Student Council: Please check schoology for information regarding our next newspaper meeting and also our student council picture.


Congratulations to the team, Goofy Goobers, for winning the 5th annual Huddle Charity Dodgeball Tournament on Wednesday. Team members were: Kyle R.,
Zach R., James G., Michael M., Riley A., Allison E., Camryn L., Kyle P., Tyler D.,
Steve G., Landon K., Seth M., and David K. All eight teams deserve to be saluted.
Special thanks to these faculty members whose help made the tournament possible: Mr. Bueche, Mr. Scales, Mrs. Feliciano, Mr. Burns, Mr. Crowley, Mrs. Devers, and Mr. Tucker. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia will receive the money raised.


In Sports today:


Attention 7th and 8th graders trying out for baseball: Please make sure you have submitted emergency cards to coach Crowley or Scales and your recert or physical forms to Mrs. Feliciano by Monday March 13th. Tryouts begin Monday, come prepared! If you need more info, see Mr. Crowley or Mr. Scales


Attention 8th Grade Football Players:  The new weight room schedule is as follows:  Mondays, Wednesdays, and THURSDAYS from 2:30-4:30.  The weight room will be CLOSED on FRIDAYS for the remainder of the school year.  Please see Coach Brown if you have any questions.  


Attention 7th and 8th graders interested in playing a Spring sport......
You must have a physical or a recert form turned in by March 13th to Mrs. Feliciano.  There is a box in the cafeteria on the side table that you can place your paperwork in. The table also has extra forms and emergency cards on it as well. DO NOT put your emergency card in the box.  You will give the card to your coach the first day of practice.
Any questions please see Mrs. Feliciano
Sports being offered are......softball, baseball, girls lacrosse, boys lacrosse and track. You may also participate on the HS crew team.


Lunch- Try our hotdog taste test in the cafeteria today.  You get 2 hot dogs as your lunch and a slip of paper that you will need to mark to let us know which hot dog you liked better.  Neither hotdog contains pork.  Also, there will be a hot dog topping bar so you can fix them any way you want to.  Please put your vote in the orange container.  Enjoy!


Quote of the Week:   “Live so that when people think of integrity, enthusiasm, commitment and caring, they will think of you.”



Have a Cool C Day!



 
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