TETV Morning News - Friday, January 15, 2021 

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  • This week is a Purple week. It is a Day 1 for Grade 6 and a Day 5 for Grades 7 & 8. 
  • Attention 6th and 7th graders: The second quarter ends on January  27- that’s in two weeks!  Be sure to hand in your missing or incomplete work, see a teacher for extra help, and give a little extra effort to finish strong this quarter!
  • Are you interested in geography? Timothy Edwards and the South Windsor High School Social Studies Honor Society will be hosting a Geography Bee on January 20th at 3:00. To participate, join the Google Classroom using code 2pc2wpm. Please join by Monday, January 18th. Thanks, and we hope to see you there, where we will determine a GeoBee champion!
  • Schools are closed Monday January 18th,  in recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The holiday is recognized annually on the third Monday in January, which is near Dr. King’s birthday, January 15th. Dr. King was a key voice of the American civil rights movement, which worked for equal rights for all. He was famous for using nonviolent resistance to overcome injustice and worked to end segregation laws. In 1964, King received the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts and achievements. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an opportunity to remember and honor Dr. King and his legacy.
  • The South Windsor Patriotic Commission has announced their annual contest for the young residents of South Windsor in connection with the Memorial Day commemoration activities to be held on Monday, May 31, 2021. The contest features essay topics for different grade levels. Middle School students are asked to write an essay addressing the question, “How I can promote patriotism?” (350 words or less). All entries must be received by the Patriotic Commission no later than Monday, March 1, 2021. The first place prize for the winner of each grade level is a $100.00 Barnes and Noble Gift Card. The second place prize is a $50 gift card and the third place prize is a $25 gift card.  Please see your Social Studies teachers or Mrs. Slogesky, Curriculum Specialist, for the contest flyer and more information.
  • Cougar Camera Campaign Reminder - Turn your cameras on today and let's make a community together!
Posted by dmatchett On 15 January, 2021 at 7:23 AM