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Daily Announcements for Timothy Edwards Middle School

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  • All slipper donations should be brought to the main lobby this morning. There is a collection box available for you to put them in. If you forgot your slippers today, do not worry, we will be collecting them all week for the Interval House, a charity that supports victims of domestic violence. Please consider bringing in a pair of slippers to help with this cause.

  • Out of the Blue will meet after school on Monday January 13 in room 312 in the Garnet hallway.  Please bring your copy of the magazine, your notebook, and something to write with.  Please see Ms. Olsen before Monday if you are unable to attend.

  • This 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 today 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.

  • The boys basketball team held on to beat JFK on Tuesday 57-53.  A balanced offense and pressure defense led to a strong start for the Cougars.  The boys improved to 2-2 with their next game coming up on Thursday at Ellington. 

  • This is a reminder to all MathCounts participants.  The in-school competition will be this Friday morning.  Please be seated in the cafeteria by 7:00.  The competition will start promptly at 7:10.  Don't forget to bring your calculator, a pencil or two and an eraser.  See you Friday morning.  

  • Last night the Lady Cougars traveled to Enfield to take on the Patriots of JFK. A low-scoring affair in the first half had the Lady Cougars down by 9. In the second half the Lady Cougars made a surge, but couldn't claw their way back into the game, only bringing the margin down to eight. In the end, the Lady Cougars fell 29-15. Reagan Heafy-Deangelis had 6 points while Nour Abunasra had five. Sophia Bowers and Avery Brochu chipped in two points apiece. The Lady Cougars host the Wildcats of Ellington on Thursday. Come out and cheer on the girls.

  • Cougar Fitness starts today!  Please meet in the weight room.

  • Today for lunch in the Create line you can have Chicken and Waffles, 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 Jan 08, 2020 at 8:03 AM
  • 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.

  • The TEMS annual Activity Night will take place this Friday, January 11th from 6:30 pm-8:30 pm.  We will have a DJ in the cafeteria so that we can dance, a movie in the library media center if you prefer a quiet activity and pin guard, whiffle ball, volleyball in the gyms.  Tickets are $7.00 in advance and $10.00 at the door.  Tickets are on sale today – Friday in the main lobby before school.  Buy your ticket and come join the fun.

  • 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.

  • On Thursday, January 10, all students will participate in the first round of the National Geographic Bee.  The first round will begin immediately after morning announcements on the TE TV News channel and take approximately 10 minutes.  Questions are designed to test knowledge of geography.  The top 10 students at TE will be invited to compete in the final and championship rounds.  At the beginning of April, our school winner will represent TE at the state level competition.  So, remember to bring a pencil to homeroom on Thursday.  Good luck!

  • Today for lunch... In the Create line you can have General Tso's Chicken, in the Grill line you can have Chicken Parm Sandwich and in the So Deli line you can have your choice of deli sandwiches.  Have a great day, do your best,  and remember to always strive for 5!                    
Posted by dmatchett  On Jan 08, 2019 at 12:09 PM
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