POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL
Thursday, September 6th, 2018
TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Pepperoni Pizza, BBQ Chicken Thigh, Chili, Chef Salad – Cinnamon Roll
TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: Creamy Mac & Cheese, Personal 3 Meat Pizza, Hot & Spicy Chicken Sandwich, Chef Salad, Bean Burrito — Roll
TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Chocolate Filled Crescent, Apple Cinnamon Cheerios, Super Star Donut Hole, Yogurt
Social Skill of the week:
Accepting ‘No’ for an Answer
- Look at the person
- Say “Okay”
- Stay calm
- If you disagree, ask later
Reasons: People more willing to negotiate later.
Academic Word of the week: obvious (adjective)
Easily perceived or understood; evident
Today is a Y day
7th & 8th grade volleyball players…..If you would like to order a volleyball shirt, black & long sleeve, go to the Pound Athletic website which is linked to the Pound website. The link to order & pay for the shirt can be found on the Welcome Page. https://www.promoplace.com/22974/stores/poundvball
The library is open for game-playing during 2nd lunch today, so 6th graders, be sure to get a pass before you come down!
Sower Squad will meet in the library after school TODAY until 4:00. Plan your rides accordingly.
Attention all students: Are you a leader or enjoys helping others? If the answer is “yes” please consider becoming a Pound Pal. Pound Pals help with many school events, give tours to new student, and make and hang signs to support every student. Applications can be picked up in the Counseling Center starting today. This includes new or returning Pound Pals. All completed applications must be turned into the Counseling Center by Friday September 7th.
Clubs are starting up next week (week of Sept 10). Check the bulletin board in the cafeteria to see what clubs are being offered this year and sign up. To sign up for a club, add your first & last name to the sign up sheet and remember to show up! Sign up sheets are updated every Friday with clubs for the following week. All clubs are FREE and run from 3-4 after school. You can find all things club on Pound’s website under the “Stu Activities” tab. If you have any questions, check the website or see your counselor.
Are you good at math? Would you like to be better? Pound has an award-winning math club that participates in a national competition called Math Counts. Past members have participated in state competitions. If you qualify, you could even compete in a national competition. We meet Mondays after school in Room 211, from 3:10-4:00. See Mr. Furse if you would like to try it out but have other commitments on Mondays.
Pound Ukulele Club will meet tomorrow after school in Mr. Lehman’s room #162 from 3-4. Don’t have a ukulele? That’s fine. We have several you may borrow. Beginners are always welcome.
Athletic schedule for the weekend:
Soccer is at Roper Elementary playing Schoo at 8:00am on Field 2.
Volleyball is at Pound playing Lux. A TEAM plays at 8:30am, B TEAM at 9:30am and C TEAM at 10:30am.
Cross Country is at Roper Park along the interstate. The Girls race will begin at 9:00am. The Boys will race at 9:30am
Good Luck Squires!!! Be Great Sports! Give Your Best Effort!
Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible