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Student Bulletin 10-30-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Friday October 30th, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Corn Puppies, Cheese Ravioli, or Chick’n Patty on a Bun

WEDNESDAY’S ENTRÉE: Breaded Chicken Patty on a Bun, Three Meat Pizza, or Falafel

WEDNESDAY’S BREAKFAST: Mini Cinnamon Waffles, Froot Loops, or Choc. Chip Mini Loaf

Today is an X day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

NO SCHOOL MONDAY OR TUESDAY: When we return to school on Wednesday, it will be an X day.

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH: Did you know that on average, every 2 minutes a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States?  Raise awareness and wear PINK this Friday! 

Another fact for Red Ribbon Week: Did you know that marijuana can cause users to see things that are not really there and believe something that is not true? Marijuana can alter senses, cause changes in mood, slow reaction time and make it difficult to think or solve problems. Marijuana use can negatively impact school performance, reduce life satisfaction, and impair driving. Long term use can cause vomiting, nausea, increased heart rate and respiratory problems

POUND AUTHOR:  Bring $10 cash (no checks please) to the library to pre-order a copy of Jared the Blood Genie. This book was written by Pound student & cancer survivor, Malcolm!

Order forms and money are due TODAY! 

HUNGRY FOR COOKIES?  Order frozen cookie dough and frosting from Eileen’s Cookies and help raise money for the Pound PTO.  This is an online fundraiser and you can pick up the cookie dough at one of two Eileen’s Cookies locations.  Find a flyer in the office with the information, or check out the Pound PTO Facebook page for the link to order. Ordering will go until Nov. 15th. 

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Perceive

To notice, recognize, or become aware of something

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-29-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Thursday October 29th, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Creamed Turkey, Salisbury Steak, Sunbutter & Jelly Sandwich

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: Corn Puppies, Cheese Ravioli, or Chick’n Patty on a Bun

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Mini Cinnis, Apple Jacks, or Super Star Donut Hole

Today is a Y day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH: Did you know that on average, every 2 minutes a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States?  Raise awareness and wear PINK this Friday! 

Another fact for Red Ribbon Week: Did you know that the chemicals in e-cigarettes are toxic and can cause cancer? Studies indicate that e-cigarettes contain harmful chemicals and particles, like lead and chromium that can poison the body if taken in high amounts.

POUND AUTHOR:  Bring $10 cash (no checks please) to the library to pre-order a copy of Jared the Blood Genie. This book was written by Pound student & cancer survivor, Malcolm!

Order forms and money are due by this Friday! 

HUNGRY FOR COOKIES?  Order frozen cookie dough and frosting from Eileen’s Cookies and help raise money for the Pound PTO.  This is an online fundraiser and you can pick up the cookie dough at one of two Eileen’s Cookies locations.  Find a flyer in the office with the information, or check out the Pound PTO Facebook page for the link to order. Ordering will go until Nov. 15th. 

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Perceive

To notice, recognize, or become aware of something

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-28-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Wednesday October 28th, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Stuffed Crust Pepperoni Pizza, Tangerine Chicken on Brown Rice, Chana Masala with Brown Rice

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: Creamed Turkey, Salisbury Steak, Sunbutter & Jelly Sandwich

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Maple Waffle Chicken Sausage Sandwich, Cocoa Flakes, or Apple Cinnamon Nutrigrain Bar

Today is an X day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

HUNGRY FOR COOKIES?  Order frozen cookie dough and frosting from Eileen’s Cookies and help raise money for the Pound PTO.  This is an online fundraiser and you can pick up the cookie dough at one of two Eileen’s Cookies locations.  Find a flyer in the office with the information, or check out the Pound PTO Facebook page for the link to order. Ordering will go until Nov. 15th. 

Another fact for Red Ribbon Week: Did you know that repeated drug use can change your brain, causing users to feel depressed and lifeless? Drug users rely on drugs to make them feel good or even normal. Even though the high from drugs may feel good in the beginning, the high does not last. The changes to the brain are permanent and can make life less enjoyable.

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH: Did you know 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime?  Raise awareness by wearing PINK this Friday!

POUND AUTHOR:  Bring $10 cash (no checks please) to the library to pre-order a copy of Jared the Blood Genie. This book was written by Pound student & cancer survivor, Malcolm!

Order forms and money are due by this Friday! 

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Perceive

To notice, recognize, or become aware of something

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-27-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Tuesday October 27th, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Mucho Nachos, Country Beef Patty on Bun, or Black Bean Salsa Burger

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: Stuffed Crust Pepperoni Pizza, Tangerine Chicken on Brown Rice, Chana Masala with Brown Rice

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Banana Chocolate Chunk Breakfast Bar, Froot Loops, or Chocolate Chip Mini Loaf

Today is a Y day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

PLC DAY: Please plan accordingly.

Another fact for Red Ribbon Week: Did you know that alcohol is the most commonly abused substance? Tobacco and marijuana are second and third. Alcohol inhibits memory, decision-making skills, and coordination. Long term use can cause liver damage and even death.

POUND AUTHOR:  Bring $10 cash (no checks please) to the library to pre-order a copy of Jared the Blood Genie. This book was written by Pound student & cancer survivor, Malcolm!

Order forms and money are due by this Friday! 

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH: We have several Breast Cancer survivors here at Pound. Show your love and support by wearing PINK on Friday! 

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Perceive

To notice, recognize, or become aware of something

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-26-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Monday October 26th, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Popcorn Chicken, Cheeseburger on a Bun, Chickpea Salad in a Pita Pocket

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: Mucho Nachos, Country Beef Patty on Bun, or Black Bean Salsa Burger

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Egg & Cheese on English Muffin, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, or Super Stick

Today is an X day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

RED RIBBON WEEK: Pound is celebrating Red Ribbon Week this Week. Red Ribbon Week encourages children, families, and communities to live healthy, happy and drug-free lives. Did you know that teens that abstain from using drugs are in the majority? The majority of teens do not use drugs or alcohol. Teen alcohol use is down over 30% from the 1990s. It is cool to be drug free!

POUND AUTHOR:  Bring $10 cash (no checks please) to the library to pre-order a copy of Jared the Blood Genie. This book was written by Pound student & cancer survivor, Malcolm!

Order forms and money are due by this Friday! 

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH: We are going to close out Breast Cancer Awareness month with another PINK out this coming Friday. Show your support and wear PINK! 

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Perceive

To notice, recognize, or become aware of something

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-23-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

STAFF BULLETIN

Friday, October 23rd, 2020

Staff out today

Steve Spieker – Jen Sloboth

Brenda Spieker – No Sub

Coreen Leblanc – Covers

Sandie Simpson – Grace Larson

Christina Kubicek – Carol Reddekopp

Cassaundra Griffith – Taylor Kool

Kadi Holmberg – Out

Shawna Dawson – 6 & 7 No Cover

Jane Gentry – Per. 7 Cover

Kirsten Smith – Out 1:45 Cover

Ivan Ivanov – 1:15 – 3:15 Cover

Tysha Lauterbach – 1:15 – 3:15

Sara Harding – Elizabeth Peters

Karee Hillman – Covers

Staff Birthdays this week:

Steph Shuman 10-22

Jocilyn Holm 10-24

ANNOUNCEMENTS:


Only 2 more weeks to win a PINK sugar cookie!  Stop by the Library production room to enter your name in a drawing for a PINK frosted sugar cookie.  Each week there will be a new winner, so re-enter your name each week in October to win a chance!  There have been 2 lucky winners so far!! There are also tasty mints free for the taking! Donating is optional but much appreciated! Donations will be accepted all month and will be delivered to the Cancer Society office by Roxi Hiatt (former Pound Library Assistant & 12-year Breast Cancer Survivor) under the name of Roxi’s team: Attitude Rox12.  Thank you!! 

SQUIRE TIME ATTENDANCE:

TatiYana Solkan – Present

Malachy Terry – Present

Carmen Garcia Wyant – Present

Mykel Gonzalez – Present

Sofia Khairo – Left at 3:20

Lillian Sayagh – Present

Student Bulletin 10-22-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Thursday October 22nd, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Spaghetti& Meat Sauce, Turkey Hot Dog on Bun, or Cheese Sticks with Marinara

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: French Toast Sticks & Sausage Links, Mexi Pizza, or Black Bean Salsa Burger

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Grape Filled Crescent, Apple Jacks, or Super Star Donut Hole

Today is an X day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

POUND AUTHOR:  Malcolm is a Pound student, cancer survivor, and now author of the recently published book, Jared the Blood Genie.  Would you like to own a copy of his book?  If so, stop by the library to get an order form!  A signed copy of the book costs $10. Cash only please. Order forms and money are due by Oct. 30th.  

GO BIG RED Don’t forget to wear your Red tomorrow!  Go big Red! 

POUND STORE FRIDAY! Gather up your Pound Pounds and come to the store Friday after school in the Cafeteria.

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Strategy

A carefully thought out plan of action

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-21-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Wednesday October 21st, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Breaded Chicken Fingers, Breaded Pork Patty on Bun, or Chik’n Nuggets

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: Spaghetti& Meat Sauce, Turkey Hot Dog on Bun, or Cheese Sticks with Marinara

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Pancake Sausage on a Stick, Cocoa Flakes, or Apple Cinnamon Nutrirain Bar

Today is a Y day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

POUND AUTHOR:  Malcolm is a Pound student, cancer survivor, and now author of the recently published book, Jared the Blood Genie.  Would you like to own a copy of his book?  If so, stop by the library to get an order form!  A signed copy of the book costs $10. Order forms and money are due by Oct. 30th.  

GO BIG RED Show your spirit by wearing Red this Friday! 

POUND STORE FRIDAY! Gather up your Pound Pounds and come to the store Friday after school in the Cafeteria.

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Strategy

A carefully thought out plan of action

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-19-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Monday October 19th, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Teriyaki Chicken, Stuffed Crust Pizza, or Black Bean Bowl Over Rice

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: Soft Shell Taco Meat with Shredded Chesee, Breaded Motz. Sticks, Cheese Chef Salad

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Breakfast Beef Sausage Sandwich, Cinn. Toast Crunch, or Super Stick

Today is a Y day

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

WORD OF THE WEEK:  Strategy

A carefully thought out plan of action

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible

Student Bulletin 10-14-20

POUND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Wednesday October 14th, 2020

STUDENT BULLETIN

TODAY’S ENTRÉE: Creamy Mac & Cheese, Three Meat Pizza, or Chef Salad Wrap

TOMORROW’S ENTRÉE: BBQ Chicken Pizza, Breaded Ravioli & Mottz. Sticks, or Chili

TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST: Breakfast Pizza, Cocoa Flakes, or Apple Cinn. Nutrigrain Bar

Today is a Y day.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

REMINDER: There is no school on Friday.

7TH AND 8TH GRADE GIRLS: The district has decided to give sports in middle school a try after cancelling the early fall season.  So, Girl’s Basketball will begin Mon. Oct. 19th with tryouts being conducted from 3:10-4:30.  Tryouts may be held again on Tues. Oct. 20th depending on the numbers that sign up for tryouts.  The sign up for tryouts will be Wed. Oct. 14th in the cafeteria right after school.  There will not be a meeting, just sign up on your grade sheet and grab a red permission form and go.  The first weekend of games vs other schools are tentatively scheduled for Sat. Oct. 31st.  A schedule will come out when the district knows how many teams each middle school will be having participate.  Please check the school Athletics website for future updates.

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH:  The most common cancer in children is leukemia, a type of blood cancer. Show your support for all childhood cancers by wearing your Gold or Yellow this Thursday!

WORD OF THE WEEK:   Vary

To make something different in some way

Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible