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Daily Announcements for Timothy Edwards Middle School

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  • The boys basketball team beat Ellington middle school yesterday 63-53.  A strong first quarter helped the Cougars build a lead.  After some early foul trouble, Ellington climbed back into the game but strong defense and timely shooting lead to the 10 point victory for the Cougars. The boys are now 3-2 and play East Hartford next week.

  • 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.

  • Tonight 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 GSA will be starting up again for the new year! Do you want to help make TE more inclusive?  Do you want to help advocate for yourself and others?  Do you just want to get your voice heard and spend some time talking with friends about what matters to you?  If so, join us on Wednesday, January 15th, in Room 352.  See Mrs. Gulick for more details!

  • The Lady Cougars were on the hard wood once again last night, taking on the Wildcats of Ellington.  The game was a tough one from the opening tip and the Lady Cougars were unable to recover and get back into the game.  Nour Abunasra and Reagan Heafey-DeAngelis led the Lady Cougars with 6 and five points respectfully.  The next game for the Lady Cougars is next Wednesday against East Hartford at home.  Come out and cheer on the girls.  Tip in from the game: Cassie Polansky had 3 points, while Avery Brochu, Morgan Reed, Cassie Santiago, Sophia Bowers had 2 and Emerson Iacovelli had one.

  • Today for lunch in the Create line you can have Chicken Nachos, in the Grill line you can have Crispy Chicken Club 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 10, 2020 at 11:55 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 tomorrow, 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 MathCounts participants:  The in-school competition will be tomorrow morning.  Be sure to be seated in the cafeteria as close to 7:00 am as possible.  Be sure to bring your own calculator, a couple of pencils and an eraser.  The competition will start by 7:10.  And don't forget your calculator, pencil and eraser.  Hope to see you there.  

  • Attention Yearbook Staff: We will be meeting after school today to go over the results of the 2019 Yearbook survey. Room 123. See you there!

  • Hey Everybody- Custom Pura Vida bracelets in TEMS colors are coming your way! Students of the choral department will be selling purple and gray Pura Vida bracelets for $5.00 in the main lobby before school next week, starting this Monday. Don't miss out!! Quantities are limited and they will sell out fast! $5.00 MAIN LOBBY Before School Starting Monday!!!!!!!!! 
  • Attention all 8th graders:  A great opportunity is available to you!  The counseling department has been hosting  “business lunches” giving you a chance to talk to different people about their careers. It is now time to sign up for the January  Business Lunch!  Are you interested in Computer Game Designing?  Want to have a career in computer graphics, animation, or advertising?  If so, this is your opportunity to hear from Maura O’Connor, a professor at Manchester Community College.  Come find out what schooling you need to have and what careers are available in gaming and graphic arts. We are honored to have Maura O’Connor during the 8th grade lunch on Wednesday, January 16th. Be one of the first 15 students to sign up in the counseling office. This is a great opportunity you should not miss! 
  • This morning, all students will participate in the first round of the National Geographic Bee.  The first round will begin immediately after morning announcements and take approximately 10 minutes.  Questions are designed to test your knowledge of geography.  The top 10 students at TE will be invited to compete in the final and championship rounds.  In April, our school winner will represent TE at the state level competition.  Good luck everyone!

  • Today for lunch... In the Create line you can have Philly Cheese Steak, in the Grill line you can have Corn Dog 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!

  • Please remain in homeroom for the Geographic Bee which will begin shortly.
Posted by dmatchett  On Jan 10, 2019 at 9:43 AM
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