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Good Morning P.S. duPont

Today is Thursday, March 21st   and today is B6   

  

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.

   

 

 Today is World Down Syndrome Awareness Day. Individuals with down syndrome have an extra 21st chromosome, which is why we use todays date, 3/21, to celebrate. Enjoy seeing everyone rocking their socks today as we celebrate our differences! 

 

Mrs. Mobley's Writing Group will no longer meet on Fridays from 3:00-4:30 but will now meet Wednesdays from 3:00-4:30pm in room 105.

 

Stand Up & Deliver Middle School Speech Contest Try-Out Results:

 

Representing the 5th-6th grade level categories: Declamation  Martha Zenda and in Oral Interpretation Quiajha Whalen

Representing 7th-8thgrade level categories: Declamation Celia Hoffman and in Oral Interpretation Cynthia Weaver

Congratulations to our 4 representatives for the inaugural Stand Up & Deliver Competition on April 13th at Salesianum from 8:45-11:45!

 

 Girls soccer practice is cancelled today. Check Schoology for reminders about practice next week.

 

An IPhone 5c with a green and black case was found yesterday afterschool. If you are the owner of this phone, please see Mr. Stevens.

 

Mr. Bell’s period 8 class will need a pencil today.

 

Intramural Basketball will continue this Friday. Please sign up in the Cafeteria.

 

Boys Soccer Banquet will be held today after school. Please meet in the cafeteria.

 

P.S. is currently piloting a middle school boys and girls  Lacrosse club. If you are interested in participating, please sign up in the cafeteria.

 

 

Attention Faculty and Students:  Dr. Acker is currently accepting pictures for use in the Yearbook.  If you have pictures from a PS event or activity from this school year and would like to have them featured in the Yearbook please email the images to Dr. Acker, ASAP.

 

Attention math league participants. Please turn in your permission slips to Mr. and Mrs. Fitzhugh this week.

 

A reminder that Mr. Lee will be available every day this week for TSA until 4:30PM.

 

   

Thursday:

Reminder to Mr. Wilson's Period 8 Intro to Music classes will meet in the auditorium before lunch. Do not go up to room 310. Period 4 only today!

 

Mr. Bell is looking for ticket orders for the April 18th P.S. duPont Night at the Wilmington Blue Rocks.  A reminder that the 8th grade chorale will be performing the star Spangled Banner and we need your support.  Tickets are $13.00 and will help support our music program.  See Mr. Bell ASAP for an order form.

 

 

 

 

An important reminder to our 8th graders:

You are reminded to see Mrs. Stansbury if you need and application for the Wilmington Summer Youth Employment program  Application deadline is April 13th.

 

  

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