• Good Morning P.S. duPont

    Today is Tuesday, November 14th  and today is a B8 day. Period 6 over lunch.

     

     

     

     

    Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance

    I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

     

     

    Please remain standing for a moment of silence.

    (WAIT)

    Thank you, you may be seated.

     

     Any volleyball player that ordered sweats should come by Mrs. Beck’s room (162) and get them as soon as possible.

     

    Mrs. Bell is announcing that Jazz Band will meet on Thursday this week, not Wednesday.

     

     

     

     

    For Tuesday and Wednesday

    A reminder to all student council members that our monthly meeting is this Wednesday from 3-4:30 in Mrs. Brauer’s room.  Please go to the auditorium at dismissal.

     

     

    Shakespeare Festival group will meet Thursday after school in room 204.  We will be determining scenes and parts for all students. Please let Mrs. Selekman know before Thursday if you will not be attending.

     

       You are invited to attend our Fun Friday @ the Library this week, on Nov. 17th.  We are hosting a writers' coffeehouse, bring your Lost Seedfolks Chapter to share.  Light refreshments will be served, sign up with Mrs. Mullikin by Thursday. 

     

    THE DIVERSITY CLUB

    WELCOMES YOU TO COME OUT TO OUR NEXT MEETING THIS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15th

    AT 3:00 in ROOM 311.

     

    THIS WEEK’S TOPIC:

    WAYS TO HANDLE BULLYING WHETHER IT’S HAPPENING TO YOU OR TO SOMEONE ELSE

     

     

     

     

    This week

    Calling All Cheerleaders:

     

    Winter Tryouts will be held November 28th through November 30th.  If you are interested in trying out for the team, come to the information meeting on November 16th in room 306 immediately after school.  Go to the auditorium first and I will pick you up.

     

     

     

    Mr. Bell is reminding is All-State chorus candidates that auditions are this Saturday and he will be staying after school for help every day this week except Wednesday.

     

     

    This is a reminder to our band, orchestra and choir students that our concerts are coming up pretty quickly. The 6th grade Winter Concert is on Tuesday, December 5th, the 7th grade Orchestra, Girls Choir and Band Concert is on Wednesday, December 6th and our 8th grade Band, Orchestra and choir concert (including the 7th grade boys) is on Thursday, December 7th.  

     

     Until 12/21

     

    We are so proud of our students that were able to earn the October incentive! To earn the incentive for December, students are required to be in class 95% of the time. This means you may have no more than 2 visits to U-Turn and no suspensions.  Remember to be responsible, respectful, and engaged and we are sure you will be able to earn the incentive!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Every Monday

     6th Graders report to Achievers Academy immediately.  7th and 8th Grade will be called when it is time.

     

     

     

    Athletics:

      Wrestling vs McCullough

     

    Basketball tryouts will start after the Thanksgiving Break. Please get your physicals done before then.

     

     

     

     

     

    AM ONLY:

    Remember that we are all P.S. Panthers. P.S. Panthers are always responsible, respectful and engaged.

     

     

     

    John J. Bell

    P.S. DuPont Middle School

     

    "Prepare the child for the path, not the path for the child" - Betsy Brown Braun

    betsybrownbraun.com

     

    Vocal Music 6-8

    http://brandywineschools.org/Domain/776 

     

    Delaware ACDA

    Men Only Aloud Co-Chair

    http://deacda.org/men-only-aloud-a-choral-workshop-for-middle-school-boys.html

     

    2017-18 Choir Concerts

     

    December Concerts

     

    6th Grade Choir, Band and Orchestra Concert - Tuesday, December 5th

    7th Grade Concert 7th grade Girls Choir, Band and Orchestra - Wednesday, December 6th

    8th Grade Concert 7th and 8th Grade Boys, and 8th Grade Girls, Band and Orchestra - Thursday, December 7th

     

    Mid-Winter 7th and 8th Grade Choir Concert - Thursday, January 18th

     

    May Concerts

     

    6th Grade Chorus, Band and Orchestra - Wednesday, May 16th

    7th and 8th Grade Choirs - Wednesday, May 23rd

     

    Spring Trips

     

    6th Grade - Dorney Park - Friday, May 18th

     

    7th and 8th Grade - Hershey Park - Friday, May 25th