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  • Good morning TEMS- Military families help sustain our fighting force – those on whom we depend for the security and safety of our nation.  You know, it’s not easy for children to have a parent that is deployed to serve our country and we want to honor the sacrifices these children and their families make.  Governor Ned Lamont has designated the month of April as the Month of the Military Child or PURPLE  UP FOR MILITARY KIDS!   Tomorrow, April 24th has been designated as the day to thank and honor our military children for their strength and sacrifice – Let us show our support, thanks and appreciation for their strength and sacrifice by wearing the color purple tomorrow – PURPLE UP FOR MILITARY KIDS! 
  • Additionally, those of you who have a parent in the military, please send me a photo or bring in a photo of your family member in the military.  We will show these photos each day for the remainder of the month of April.  On behalf of TEMS, thank you to our Military Families!! Have a great day, do your best and Always STRIVE FOR FIVE plus ONE.
  • Attention sports fans...this week is opening week for the TEMS spring sports teams.  Today is the first game of the season for baseball and softball.  Baseball is home today vs. Tolland and softball plays at Tolland.  On Thursday, both teams play against Illing.  Track opens up their season with a meet on Friday at Tolland.  Good luck to all the athletes!!!

  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May.  The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice. Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • The GSA, Gay-Straight Alliance, will meet after school this Wednesday, April 24th in Mrs. Zaugg's room, Room 332. All are welcome! We look forward to seeing you!

  • Thank you to all the students who voted for their favorite 2019 Intermediate or Teen Nutmeg Nominee. In our school, the 2019 Intermediate Nutmeg Winner was: Loot by Jude Watson and the 2019 Teen Nutmeg Nominee was Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova. Come check out TE’s 2019 Nutmeg Nominee award winners today! Our school’s votes have been submitted to the Nutmeg committee and will count towards the 2019 Nutmeg Intermediate and Teen State winner, which will be announced May 15th. Please note that the 2020 Nutmeg Nominees will be display in our library on May 1st.

  • Attention 8th graders interested in the military or law enforcement! We are hosting our April business lunch this Friday with Officer Roy.  If you are interested in a career as a police officer or would like to know more about what it is really like to be in the army, navy, air force, or marines, this is your opportunity! Sign up in the counseling department immediately following the morning announcements.  Space is limited to the first 15 students. 
  • If you want to work on your fitness while enjoying some nice weather, sign up for the Spring Running Club.  Running club will meet after school on Thursdays in May. If you’re interested, stop by the main office or Ms. Nelson’s room for a form.  Forms are due back by Wednesday, May 1st.

  • Today for lunch, in the Create line you can have Chicken Quesadilla, in the Grill line you can have Meatball Sub, and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 23, 2019 at 10:42 AM
  
  • Out of the Blue will meet after school today in room 312 in the Garnet hallway.  We will be moving to another location to work, so please be sure to come as soon as possible.  All members should please make every effort to attend as we have a lot of work to do.

  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May. The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice. Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • Today for lunch, in the Create line you can have Chicken Nuggets, in the Grill line you can have Buffalo Ranch Chicken Sandwich, and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 22, 2019 at 9:02 AM
  
  • How come the little girl cracked after the race? Because an egg beat-er! 
  • Out of the Blue will meet after school on Monday April 22 in room 312 in the Garnet hallway.  We will be moving to another location to work, so please be sure to come as soon as possible.  All members should please make every effort to attend as we have a lot of work to do.
  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May.  The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice. Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • Today for lunch, in the Create line you can have Chicken Nachos, in the Grill line you can have BBQ Turkey Sandwich, and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 18, 2019 at 12:27 PM
  
  • Out of the Blue will meet after school on Monday April 22 in room 312 in the Garnet hallway.  We will be moving to another location to work, so please be sure to come as soon as possible.  All members should please make every effort to attend as we have a lot of work to do.

  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May.  The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice. Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • We are excited to share that TEMS donated $445.92 to Pennies for Patients to help the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society! The money raised will help in so many ways, including funding research with the goal of finding a cure for cancer. Thank you to all of the members of the "Be the Change" Club for organizing this fundraiser. A special shout out to the Pacific Team, the Sage Team, the Indigo Team and Mrs. Stamper for collecting the most donations. Thank you all for your support!

  • Today for lunch, in the Create line you can have General Tso's Chicken, in the Grill line you can have Crispy Chicken Club, and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 17, 2019 at 8:37 AM
  
  • Do you love golf? Or do you want to learn how to play? Please join Mr. Chandler for golf at Willowbrook every Wednesday starting tomorrow. This program is run through the Rec Department, and you can sign up either through the website or in person at the Rec Department. If you have any questions please see Mr. Chandler in the main gym or in room 121. Spots will fill up fast so please don't delay in registering. 

  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May.  The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice. Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • Today for lunch, in the Create line you can have Chicken Nuggets, in the Grill line you can have Philly Cheese Steak, and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five! 
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 16, 2019 at 12:05 PM
  
  • Do you love golf? Or do you want to learn how to play? Please join Mr. Chandler for golf at Willowbrook every Wednesday starting April 17th. This program is run through the Rec Department, and you can sign up either through the website or in person at the Rec Department. If you have any questions please see Mr. Chandler in the main gym or in room 121. Spots will fill up fast so please don't delay in registering. 

  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May.  The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice. Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • Today for lunch, in the Create line you can have Cheese Stuffed Breadsticks, in the Grill line you can have BBQ Cheddar Chicken Sandwich, and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 15, 2019 at 8:21 AM
  
  • Where do math teachers go on vacation? Times The Square. Where do Hornets go on holiday? Sting-apore! Where to Sheep go to relax? The Baaaaaahamas!
  • Do you love writing, poetry, drawing, photography, and more. Then you should submit to Out of the Blue, our school’s nationally awarded literary magazine for 7 years in a row!!! You might win 1 of our contests, such as our cover contest, Strive For 5 contest, or even our writing contest. But you have to submit to win! You never know, maybe you could even get an Amazon gift card that is worth at least $20! Just remember to get a form. Forms are located in the main office, the Garnet hallway, and on the TEMS homepage. Did you know that 6th grade Sage team has the most submissions in the whole school! The other 6th grade teams are not far behind. But, 7th grade and 8th grade need to up their game. Remember that all submissions are due, Monday April 15, the day we come back from April Break. Some teachers even will give you extra credit for your submissions. Time is ticking, so please submit. OUT OF THE BLUE NEEDS YOU!!!
  • Do you like the weight room?  Do you want to enhance your physical fitness? If so, the fitness club is for you.  The spring session of the fitness club will be starting after April break.  It will be held every Monday and Thursday until 4:00 pm, starting April 15th and ending May 23rd.  If you are interested, sign up through the Rec Department starting on April 4th at 8:00 am.  There is more information in the girls and boys locker room or you can see Mrs. Giaccone.

  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May.  The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice.  If you received a form for the bike ride this week it is because you signed up for the fall trip that got canceled.  Be sure to return the form tomorrow if you want to go because after April vacation the Block Island bike trip will be opened up to all TE students.  Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • Do you love golf? Or do you want to learn how to play? Please join Mr. Chandler for golf at Willowbrook every Wednesday starting April 17th. This program is run through the Rec Department, and you can sign up either through the website or in person at the Rec Department. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Chandler in the main gym or in room 121. Spots will fill up fast so please don't delay in registering. 

  • Today for lunch, in the Create line you can have Scrambled Eggs, in the Grill line you can have Crispy Chicken Club, and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 05, 2019 at 10:15 AM
  
  • Do you love writing, poetry, drawing, photography, and more.  Then you should submit to Out of the Blue, our school’s nationally awarded literary magazine for 7 years in a row!!! You might win 1 of our contests, such as our cover contest, strive for 5 contest, or even our writing contest. But you have to submit to win! You never know, maybe you could even get an Amazon gift card that is worth at least $20. Just remember to get a form. Forms could be located in the main office, the Garnet hallway, and on the TEMS homepage. Did you know that 6th grade Sage team has the most submissions in the whole school! The other 6th grade teams are not far behind though. But 7th grade and 8th grade need to up their game. Do remember that all submissions are due, Monday April 15, the day we come back from April Break. Some teachers even will give you extra credit for your submissions. You could draw a picture, take a photograph, write a poem, write a story, or draw or write something about what Strive for Five means to you.  So please be sure to use your free time over break to work on your submissions, instead of binge watching Netflix. Time is ticking, so please submit. OUT OF THE BLUE NEEDS YOU!!!
  • Do you like the weight room?  Do you want to enhance your physical fitness? If so, the fitness club is for you.  The spring session of the fitness club will be starting after April break.  It will be held every Monday and Thursday until 4:00 pm, starting April 15th and ending May 23rd.  If you are interested, sign up through the Rec Department starting on April 4th at 8:00 am.  There is more information in the girls and boys locker room or you can see Mrs. Giaccone.

  • The Outdoor Ed. Club has two final outings coming up this May.  The first is a trip to Block Island for a bike ride and the last is to Collinsville to either paddleboard or kayak- students' choice.  If you received a form for the bike ride this week it is because you signed up for the fall trip that got canceled.  Be sure to return the form tomorrow if you want to go because after April vacation the Block Island bike trip will be opened up to all TE students.  Forms for the paddleboarding and kayaking trip are available now in the main office, or you can see Mr. Wilkinson or Ms. Nelson for a form.    

  • Do you love golf? Or do you want to learn how to play? Please join Mr. Chandler for golf at Willowbrook every Wednesday starting April 17th. This program is run through the Rec Department, and you can sign up either through the website or in person at the Rec Department. If you have any questions please see Mr. Chandler in the main gym or in room 121. Spots will fill up fast so please don't delay in registering. 

  • Today we are celebrating the LIME Poster Contest Winners. Posters were created in Health classes with the focus on anti-smoking and vaping. The following students were given prizes during the Healthy Living Month celebration. Congratulations! In 3rd place was Victoria Davies, in 2nd place was Jani Ganesh, and in 1st place was Alexis Le. Honorable Mentions go to Lilah Cabahug, Saumya Shekhar, Nkailu Nsakala, Jada Bruce, Jeremy Shiju, Ava Lewis, and Sudeeksha Sajjana.
  • Today for lunch, in the create line you can have Cheese Stuffed Breadsticks, in the Grill line you can have Philly Cheese Steak with Peppers and Onions, and in the So Deli line you can have you choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and remember to always strive for five! 
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 05, 2019 at 10:15 AM
  
  • Do you like the weight room?  Do you want to enhance your physical fitness? If so, the fitness club is for you.  The spring session of the fitness club will be starting after April break.  It will be held every Monday and Thursday until 4:00 pm, starting April 15th and ending May 23rd.  If you are interested, sign up through the Rec Department starting on April 4th at 8:00 am.  There is more information in the girls and boys locker room or you can see Mrs. Giaccone.

  • The GSA, will meet after school today in Mrs. Zaugg's room, Room 332. All are welcome! We look forward to seeing you!

  • TE students!  Time is running out.  We need your submissions for Out of the Blue.  We want your artwork such as drawings, poetry, photography, comic strips, opinionated pieces, or anything else you would like to submit.  We already have many great submissions and know there can be more.  The deadline is Monday April 15, the day we return from April break. Be sure to take some time to showcase your talent over April break!  Thank you!

  • FORE!  Do you love golf? Or do you want to learn how to play? Please join Mr. Chandler for golf at Willowbrook every Wednesday starting April 17th. This program is run through the Rec Department, and you can sign up either through the website or in person at the Rec Department. If you have any questions please see Mr. Chandler in the main gym or in room 121. Spots will fill up fast so please don't delay in registering. 

  • A great big shout out to all of the Peer Mediators for assisting with Healthy Living Month. They made informative posters, sold tickets, helped at the Healthy Living Fest and played trivia games at the 6th grade celebration. Thank you to ALL of the Peer Mediators and to Mrs. Zalaski!

  • Today we are celebrating the SAGE Poster Contest Winners. Posters were created in Health classes with the focus on anti-smoking and vaping. The following students were given prizes during the Healthy Living Month celebration. Congratulations!  3rd place is Aaahritha Satruish, 2nd place is Kristina Le and the 1st place winner is Nazli Durdu. Honorable Mentions go out to Sonit Shah, Saanvi Rao, Lilliana Fraize, Goutham Rao Dhenuvakond, Ray Chen, Jaya Pichay and Julia Jawarski.
  • Today for lunch.... in the Create line you can have Chicken Nuggets, in the Grill line you can have Turkey Hotdog and in the So Deli line you can have you choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 03, 2019 at 8:21 AM
  
  • Do you like the weight room?  Do you want to enhance your physical fitness? If so, the fitness club is for you.  The spring session of the fitness club will be starting after April break.  It will be held every Monday and Thursday until 4:00 pm, starting April 15th and ending May 23rd.  If you are interested, sign up through the Rec Department starting on April 4th at 8:00 am.  There is more information in the girls and boys locker room or you can see Mrs. Giaccone.
  • The GSA, Gay-Straight Alliance, will meet after school this Wednesday, April 3rd in Mrs. Zaugg's room, Room 332. All are welcome! We look forward to seeing you!
  • Softball Tryouts will take place today and run from 2:40 to 4:30.  

  • Attention all students trying out for track.  Tryouts will begin this week until 4:30.  Girls tryouts will Wednesday, April 3rd.  Boys tryouts will be today and Thursday, April 4th.  If you have any questions please come see Mrs. Edwards and Mr. Millard.
  • FORE!  Do you love golf? Or do you want to learn how to play? Please join Mr. Chandler for golf at Willowbrook every Wednesday starting April 17th. This program is run through the Rec Department, and you can sign up either through the website or in person at the Rec Department. If you have any questions please see Mr. Chandler in the main gym or in room 121. Spots will fill up fast so please don't delay in registering. 

  • Attention softball players: Please go the the library after school today to pick up your softball letter.  Be advised that there is no practice today.  Please go home today on your regularly scheduled bus.  
  • Today for lunch.... in the Create line you can have Chicken Quesadilla, in the Grill line you can have Meatball Sub and in the So Deli line you can have you choice of fresh made deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best today and always strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Apr 02, 2019 at 10:56 AM
  
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