Daily Announcements
Daily Announcements for Timothy Edwards Middle School

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  • Mustache Friday is back this week. Bring in your dollar and come on down to the main lobby this Friday morning to get your furry sticky mustache and vote for your favorite Movember Staff Member. Remember that all proceeds from Movember go to fight cancer. Each ballot also enters you into a raffle to win one of three custom hydro-flasks, so vote early and vote often. 

  • 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.
  • Time is running out to register for the AMC-8 Math Test. Use classroom code:  zaru4gm to join the AMC_8 Google Classroom and get the registration form. Deadline to register is this Friday November 15th! 

  • The Bobcat Robotics Team at SWHS is sponsoring the FIRST Lego League Competition at TE and it will run all day Saturday in the gym. Generally, there are  matches all day. Snacks, drinks, and food will be available and provided with the help of Bobcat parent volunteers. There will be matches all day. Two teams that are competing are from South Windsor and the event is free and open to the public.

  • The boys and girls cross country end of season party will be Monday, November 25th right after school.  Please stop by Coach Nelson's room in 251 to sign up for an item to bring to the party.  

  • Today for lunch in the Create line you can have Chicken Nuggets, in the Grill line you can have Meatball Sub 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 13, 2019 at 8:29 AM
  
  • Good Morning, we are 6th grade peer mediators and we'd like to remind you that today is World Kindness Day. On this day, and every day, we are encouraging you to spread kindness. You can do simple things like compliment someone, help a peer or teacher, invite someone who is sitting alone at lunch to join you, or simply smile and say hi to someone. It's the little things that count. You can always be the light in someone else's day by simply being kind! We hope you'll spread some kindness today and we hope you enjoyed your treat:-)
  • Attention boys interested in trying out for the TEMS basketball team.  Tryouts are on Monday, November 26th and Tuesday, November 27th.  Tryouts will begin promptly at 2:45 PM and end at 4:00 PM.  Plan on taking the late bus home or getting picked up at 4:00 PM.  

  • Last night in the 27th Annual Cougar Bowl, the best 8th grade intramural team took on the teachers in a lopsided affair.  The teachers scored first and never looked back.  A methodical, Tom Brady Like opening drive led by Mr. Edwards, was all the teachers needed to get in front and stay in front.  The student team, driven by Ethan LaGuardia and Sam Maleshenko were quick to respond and answered the teachers first score.  However, the teacher team, spear-headed by Mr. Chandler, Mr. Carnes, Mr. St. Jean, and Mr. Murphy and one-time self appointed MVP, Mrs. Hall overwhelmed the students throughout the game.  Mr. Clifton, former Division 3, All-American at quarterback, not only caught a touchdown, but threw one as well.  Mrs. Custer was a defensive stallworth as was Mr. Wilkinson and Mr. Elliott, who also burned the 8th grade defense for a long touchdown.   The final score of 56-32 was justified as the student team were no match for the undefeated teacher team.  Congrats to the players for making it to the Cougar Bowl. Ethan LaGuardia, Sam Maleshenko, Damian Ayala, Wyatt Cote, Connor Rankin, Hakim Montgomery, Braden Dill, and Mike Foran should all be so proud.  However, the teacher team is still undefeated and are awaiting an opponent for next year.  7th graders, are you ready to step up?

  • Today for lunch... In the Create line you can have a Cheese Breadsticks, in the Grill line you can have Meatball Subs 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 13, 2018 at 10:14 AM
  
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