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  • Hello I'm Sarah Wayne would like to make an announcement to TEMS. On June 6th I will be celebrating my Bat Mitzvah, this is a special day that I have been working hard on. I will be organizing a slipper drive here at TE. So, I would like to ask the students and teachers on next Monday January 6th to bring in a pair of slippers, If you bring in a pair of slipper you will be able to wear a pair of slippers.  I would like people to participate in this because this is for moms and children that are going through domestic violence. They're not in great situation so I would love to help them with you. With this slipper drive I will be donating all the slippers that I received to a place called interval  house. This  is the organization where the moms and children go they come with nothing except the clothes on their backs. So I would like you to help me help them by making their lives better  and making them happy thank you.
  • The Lady Cougars were back in action last night taking on Tolland, defeating the Eagles 41-15.  Leading the Lady Cougars in scoring was Nour Abunasra with 10 points while Reagan Heafey-DeAngelis had nine and Angie Santiago and Cassie Polanski chipped in 6 points each.  The energy and effort was there the entire game and the Lady Cougars did yeoman's work on the defensive while rebounding the glass very well too.  Next up, TEMS take on Illing of Manchester today after school.  Tip-in's: Sofia Bowers and Huntyr Courtois had four points each in the win!

  • The boys basketball started the new year with a convincing 57-37 win against Tolland.  The pressure defense and fast break points led to an early lead and the Cougars never looked backed. The balanced scoring and overall team defensive helped push them Cougars record to 1-1.  The boys play again today at Illing. 
  • Next Friday night, January 10th, will be our annual Activity Night, where TE will be open to students to have a great time with friends.  There will be a DJ in the café for a dance, an open gym with Nuke ‘Em and Pin Guard, and a movie in the Media Center.  Tickets will be on sale before school in the lobby on Wednesday the 8th through Friday the 10th.  Activity Night will run from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.  Come out for a great time!  All proceeds will benefit TE Teams and student activities.

  • Do you love cats and dogs? Do you want to plan activities to help our community? Would you like to help kids around the world? If you said yes, then join us for the after school "Be the Change" program! Activities will include working with the POP preschool program on their fundraiser for local animal shelters and helping children in the country of Belize. What else do you want to do to make the world a better place? Join "Be the Change" and make a difference! The blue registration form and payment should be brought to the main office soon!!

  • Beat the winter blues by signing up for an After-school Winter Matinee Class!  The following programs still have openings: Bowling, Movie Matinee, Cougar Fitness, Running Club, Be the Change, Relay for Life, Board Games, Teen Center Tuesdays, and Kindness is Key. The deadline has been extended to Monday January 6th!
  • Today for lunch in the Create line you can have French Toast Sticks, in the Grill line you can have Chicken Cordon Blue Pretzel Sandwich 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 Jan 03, 2020 at 12:00 PM
  
  • Attention Entertainers cast: the entire cast is rehearsing today, Wednesday January 2  and tomorrow January 3  until 4:05. Set construction crew will begin meeting next Wednesday.
  • REMINDER that all applications and portfolios for the EXCEL IN ART PROGRAM are DUE FRIDAY, 1/4 to any of the TE Art Teachers. NO late applications will be accepted.

  • It’s that time of year again!  Time to work on TE’s nationally award winning art and literature magazine Out of the Blue!  We want and need new members.  And current members, we can’t wait to see you again!  We will meet on Monday January 7, 2019 in Ms. Olsen’s room, room 312 in the Garnet hallway!  We need writers, poets, artists, photographers, or anyone who wants to come and have fun and celebrate the talents of staff and students here at TE.  If you would like to attend, but are unable to, please be sure to see Ms. Olsen before January 7.  It’s bound to be a great time!  Stayed tuned for more exciting details.”

  • MathCounts will meet tomorrow morning at 7:00 in the cafeteria.  Our in-school competition will be next Friday, January 11.
  • The Lady Cougars were back on the hardwood last night taking on The Patriots of JFK. JFK arrived with a much different look than the previous year as two players controlled much of their offense. TEMS countered with good team play and make it hard for the Lady Patriots to get a great deal going. TEMS were led by Anna Matus with 11 points while Olivia Petgrave chipped in 7 and Princess Black scored a cool 6 off the bench. Ava Magarian and Jada Tran had two points each while Emerson Iacovelli made one of two free throws.  It was a tough game throughout as both teams played hard. Up next the Lady Cougars take on Ellington away on Friday.

  • Jump Start will be held this afternoon. Please bring all needed supplies with you to the cafeteria right after school.

  • In other news,  Are you interested in making a positive change in this world? Are you enthusiastic and caring? If you answered yes, then join us for the "Be the Change" TEAM activity! We will meet on Wednesday afternoons to work on service projects that will make a difference in our community. There is so much to be done! Bring in your green activity form and payment to the Main Office by Friday, Jan. 4th. BE THE CHANGE!

  • Attention students...Are you interested in improving your overall fitness or maybe you want to get in shape for the up and coming softball, baseball, or track season?  If so, there are still spots available for the Cougar Fitness Club.  This is an after school activity that starts on Wednesday, January 16th.  Registration forms are due soon so pick up a form in the main office or see Mrs. G or Mr. S for more information.  

  • Attention all 8th grade students:  Auditions for the South Windsor High School Show Choir "Choral Spectrum" will  be held in late February.  In preparation, three high school Choral Spectrum members will be holding clinics to sharpen skills for the audition.  The optional clinics will be held on Jan 8, 14 and 18 in the TEMS auditorium.  Please pick up a flyer located outside of the chorus room, room 145, for more information. 
  • Today for lunch... In the Create line you can have Citrus Pork Roast, 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 great day, do your best,  remember to and always strive for 5!                    
Posted by dmatchett  On Jan 03, 2019 at 12:18 PM
  
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