Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Anime Club, Room 29
Children 2 Children, Room 37
Peer2Peer meeting today, Tuesday, February 9, and Thursday, February 11, to practice for the assembly. Bring your lunch to Room 38.
The Spelling Bee is today, Tuesday, February 9, during 6th period and 7th period. Your parents/guardians are invited to attend. They must sign in at the office before going to the Auditorium.
Show Choir meets today at 3:10 in the auditorium.
Don’t forget this Friday, February 12 is Red/White/Pink day!
Boys 8th grade Basketball: MTJAL playoff is today, February 9, at Carmel vs. Carmel. The game starts at 5:30 pm.
Boys 7th grade Basketball: MTJAL playoff is today, February 9, here vs. Carmel. The game starts at 4:30 pm.
Attention 8th graders: The Panorama picture is tomorrow, Wednesday, February 10, at 11:00 am (during 4th period). Order forms are available in the office.
The HS honors makeup exam is scheduled for Tuesday, February 23, 3:30-4:30pm. The students are to go to the PGHS library. Please let Ms. Lawrence know if you are planning to take the PGHS Honor’s Make-up Exam.
PGMS PTA Fundraiser is this, Thursday, February 11, at Islands Grill at Del Monte Shopping Center from 11am – close. Just present a flyer to your server (or show it on your mobile device February Newsletter) and Islands will donate 20% of your food sales to PGMS. Fliers are available in the office.
Attention all students: You need to take everything out of your lockers before you leave for break on Friday, February 12, because they are spraying for ants!! Please leave your locker door open!
PG Youth Center is having a dance at the Youth Center on Friday, February 12, from 7:00 -9:00 pm. $10 at the door and $5 for Youth Center members.
Kindness Week: Kicks off today, with activities the entire week and will conclude with an assembly on Friday! Please encourage students to participate in the following:
Monday: sit with someone new or invite someone new to sit with you at break and lunch.
Tuesday: compliment someone new or make conversation with someone new.
Wednesday: do a favor for someone (i.e. open a door, pick something up for them, etc.).
Thursday: do a favor for a teacher (i.e. help put up chairs, sweep, wipe the counters, etc.).
Friday: do a favor for the school (i.e. pick up trash, etc.).
We will also be having two Spirit Days:
Thursday – Blue and White Day
Friday – Red/White/Pink Day for Valentine’s Day
Attention 7th graders: If you have a BLUE Physical Science textbook please return it to the library. You will not need it any more this school year and you do not want to be fined at the end for not returning it.
Attention 8th graders: If you did not get the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk packet, please come to the office to pick one up. The packet is due no later than Monday, March 28, 2016.
Big Sur International Marathon’s By The Bay 3K Fun Run: The Big Sur Marathon’s Annual 3K Fun Run is taking place on April 23 2016. The races starts and finishes at Lover’s Point in Pacific Grove. All participants receive a unique aquatic-themed t-shirt and a finisher’s medallion. The fee is $5 for students ages 17 & younger and $20 for adults 18 & older. In addition, Pacific Grove Middle School has an opportunity to earn a cash award based on the level of participation! Up to $15,000 will be awarded to the top 5 schools! If you have not already received a registration form, you may pick one up in the office or in room 38. The deadline for registration is February 24, 2016. Please register by bringing cash or a check to Ms. Torres in Rm #38.