TE Morning News - February 20, 2020 
  • Today everyone will take the next “Having a Voice” survey in Google Classroom after announcements. Homeroom teachers, please remind students to complete the survey before they leave homeroom. Thank you!

  • Monday, February 24th, we will be having a very special guest presenter coming to TE. His name is Ryan Parker and he calls himself an "Edutainer Artivist." Ryan is a motivational speaker who promotes peace-building and confidence-building.  Influenced by hip hop music, he uses his poetry to empower youth. Parker is described as  "a linguistic gourmet chef that chooses words to create a delicacy for the reader to consume and digest until full from pure poetic sustenance."  We are very excited to bring Ryan to speak with all of you. Look for his flyers hanging around the building to get more information on him. CLICK HERE to learn more about Ryan. 
  • Attention Baseball Players: There will be a mandatory, informational baseball meeting on Wednesday, February 26th for those interested in trying out for the Timothy Edwards Middle School Baseball Team.  The meeting will take place in room 121 immediately after school and end at 3:30 PM.  Plan on getting picked up at 3:30 PM or take the 4 pm late bus home. Once again, the meeting will take place on February 26th.

  • Attention all 8th Graders: This Friday we are having our monthly business lunch.  If you are interested in being a police officer or joining the military, you should definitely attend! Sign up today in the counseling office to have lunch with Officer Roy on Friday. 

  • Attention 7th grade Ambassadors:  There will be a lunch meeting on Monday, Feb 24 in the guidance office.  You will get passes in homeroom. 
  • Shirley Chisholm - 1924 - 2005
    Politician & Educator

The first African-American woman elected to Congress in 1968, serving New York’s 12th district for seven terms was Shirley Chisholm. Shirley Chisholm was also the first African-American candidate for a major political party’s nomination for President of the United States in 1972.  Ms. Chisholm was a defender of public school systems, working to secure and preserve funding for inner city schools, especially in her district of Brooklyn.  In 1993, Ms. Chisholm was inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame.  In 2015, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama.

  • Hi TE!  Out of the Blue is still looking for submissions!  So whether you're an artist, a photographer, a writer, or awesome in some other way, please be sure to give us your great work!  Thank you!
  • Tomorrow will be our next “Having a Voice” survey day, so everyone please remember to bring your Chromebooks to homeroom on Friday!

  • Today for lunch in the Create line you can have Toasty Cheese Sandwiches, in the Grill line you can have Italian Chicken and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of deli sandwiches. Have a great day and do your best to strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett On 20 February, 2020 at 10:45 AM  

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