Daily Announcements
Daily Announcements for Timothy Edwards Middle School

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  • Joke of the Day: How do crazy people get through the woods?  They take the psyco-path!
  • A big thank you to everyone who came out and voted this morning for your favorite Movemeber Mustache. We appreciate your support in fighting cancer. Did you miss out? well not to worry, Mustaches will be sold again next Friday. 

  • Good morning TE! This coming Monday, November 11th is Veteran's Day. In honor of our veterans and those who are currently serving in our military, please show your support and thanks by wearing red, white and blue! Also, Wednesday, November 13th is World Kindness Day. In support of showing kindness to others, wear green and blue which are our world colors.
  • All students are invited to participate in this year's AMC-8 Math Test. Students will sit for the test immediately after homeroom on Monday November 18th!   Ask your Math teacher for more information or Join the AMC-8 2019 Google Classroom using code: zaru4gm

  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders: Are you to looking to sharpen up your basketball skills before tryouts...or maybe you just want to get involved in the sport.  Well, come join Mr. Chandler, Mrs. Hall or Mr. S for intramural basketball after school on November 20th, 21st and 25th.  These dates are on late bus days. Registration is only open to the first 32 students who turn in their signed permission packets.  All three forms must be signed and returned to Mr. Chandler by a parent or guardian by November 18th.  Permission packets can be picked up in the boys and girls locker rooms.  Please see Mr. Chandler, Mrs. Hall or Mr. S for more details in the main gym.
  • Today for lunch in the Create line you can have French Toast Sticks, in the Grill line you can have Chicken Cordon Blue and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of deli sandwiches. Have a good day and do your best to strive for five!
Posted by dmatchett  On Nov 08, 2019 at 8:35 AM
  
  • Good morning TE - I’m here today to share some news with you.  I have submitted my letter of intent to retire as principal of this school, effective June 30th.  I have been in South Windsor for 34 years in the capacity of teacher and administrator and have enjoyed my journey over the years.  I am telling you this today because I shared this news with parents at my PTO meeting last night and I will share in a school message today, but I wanted to be sure that you heard this from me.  I love you all and you are the biggest part of my work that I will miss – but it’s time for me to explore other interests and……I’m here for the rest of this school year. As always, work hard, do your best and ALWAYS STRIVE FOR FIVE plus one!
  • Do you have school spirit and love sports?  If so, the cheerleading team is right for you!  Cheerleading tryouts are coming up next month and will be held on December, 3rd, 4th, and 6th after school in the small gym.  Go online to the TEMS Athletic web-page for more information.

  • Attention all field hockey players: Our end of the year celebration has been changed to Thursday Nov. 8th.   Please make sure you hand in your cleaned uniform, practice jersey, and jacket no later than Wednesday of next week.  6th and 7th grade players please sign up in the locker room for what you will be bringing to the party.  Any questions see Mrs. Custer or Mr. Wilkinson.

  • Attention all 8th graders:  A great opportunity is available to you! Each month the counseling department will be hosting a “business lunch” giving you a chance to talk to different people about their careers. It is now time to sign up for the November Business Lunch! Do you enjoy math? Interested in money and investing? Want to have a career as a Financial Planner?  If so, this is your opportunity to hear from Mr. Neil Manning, an expert in his field. Come hear about his career, his previous career as an actuary, and his career path.  We are honored to have Mr. Manning during the 8th grade lunch on next Friday, November 30th. Be one of the first 15 students to sign up in the guidance office and you will have the chance to learn how to have a career in investing and planning! This is a great opportunity you should not miss!  If you’re interested, sign up in the counseling department today!  
  • The girls and boys cross country end of season party will be on Tuesday night, November 20th at 6:30 in the cafeteria.  Please stop by Coach Nelson's room in 251 to sign up for a snack or item to bring to the party and to turn in your cleaned uniform if you haven't already done so.  Thank you!
  • Any student planning to sign up for Entertainers cast or crew for Newsies must turn in their form and fee to Ms. Petrin in room 131 by this FRIDAY. In other dramatic news...Opening day of South Windsor High School's production of "The Sound of Music" is tonight!!  Best of luck to two of our TEMS students - Anushri Sandeep who is playing Brigitta von Trapp and Peter Nielsen who is playing the role of Kurt von Trapp.  TEMS is very proud of you!!

  • Movember is finally here. The teams have been selected and voting starts today. You can purchase ballots during lunch and place the ballots into the voting box to vote for your favorite mustache or beard. All money raised is donated to help battle prostate cancer and other mens health issues. Ballots are 50 cents each or 3 for a dollar. You can purchase the ballots in the school store. Get out and vote!!!

  • Don't forget, MathCounts tomorrow morning.  Be there and be sure to bring a friend.  See you tomorrow at MathCounts.

  • Today for lunch... In the Create line you can have a Perfect Sloppy Joe, in the Grill line you can have Caprese Turkey Chibata and in the On the Go line you can have your choice of deli sandwiches. Have a great day, do your best,  remember to always strive for 5!                      
Posted by dmatchett  On Nov 08, 2018 at 9:12 AM
  
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