Tuesday, May 13, 2008

May 9th

Wildcat Weekly

Sebasticook Valley Middle School May 9, 2008

Spring Art Show/Vocal Concert

Sebasticook Valley Middle School will be hosting a Spring Art Show on Wednesday, May 14th from 5:00 – 6:45 PM. At 7:00 PM, the music department will be hosting a vocal concert in the gym.

Eighth Grade Writers Recognized

A number of eighth grade students have been recognized for their writing. Three student essays were chosen for recognition in a contest honoring Ben Kuroki, a World War II hero. Alyssa Gadeberg’s essay was chosen for first place. Roxanne Pitcher’s and Brynn Cardozo’s were chosen as runners-up. Alysssa received a $50 prize.

Several eighth grade students have written and submitted poems which have been accepted for publication. Svea Ashe, Josh Bowden, Brittany Dunton, Andraya Fickett, and Rachel Riel-Oliver will have their poems published in “A Celebration of Young Poets”. Congratulations to all these young writers.!!!

Sebasticook Dress Code

Our Parent/Student Handbook contains an acceptable dress code that teachers attempt to enforce each and every year. As fashions as well as individual tastes change, the school attempts to be consistent while enforcing the rules. The goal of our dress code is to insure that each and every student appears appropriately dressed and in good taste. Please take time to review the dress code and discuss it with your children, and if you do have question, do not hesitate to call.

Softball/Baseball Season Continues

The Sebasticook softball and baseball teams continued their season this week with games against Central, Piscataquis and Penquis of Milo. The softball team has only one loss in four games resulting in an impressive 3-1 record. The baseball team remains undefeated with a perfect 4-0 record. Also, the B-Team softball one their single game and the B-Team baseball won both of their games. Next week’s games include Warsaw at home on Monday and Dexter away on Thursday. B-Team baseball has a game at Somerset on Tuesday.

Youth Archery Tournament

On Saturday, May 24th, a Youth Archery Tournament will be conducted at Nokomis H. S. for students in grades 5-12. Registration is at 9:00AM.

Menu for May 12 thru 16, 2008

Mon – Breaded chicken, Tue – Ham dinner, Wed – Hot dog, Thu – Chop suey, Fri – Pizza. (PBJ’s are a second option each day.)

Semi Formal Dance

The Sebasticook Valley Community Center will be hosting a semi formal dance for all middle school students on Friday, May 16th, from 7:00-10:00 PM. Tickets are now on sale in the school office for $15.00 each or $20.00 per couple. Life Touch Photography will be present for pictures. If you have any questions, please contact the Community Center at 368-5733.

Step-up Dance

A dance for all 8th graders is being held at Nokomis on Fri., May 9th, from 7-9:30. Tickets are $5.00.

The last day of school will be Wed., June 18th – Noon Dismissal

A schedule for the end-of-year events will be forthcoming.

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