Eisenhower Middle School

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Posted:  Wednesday, March 01, 2017

EMS PERFORMING ARTS PRESENTS:  Disney’s Aladdin, Jr.  Thursday evening, April 6th, and Friday evening, April 7th, at 7 PM --- Saturday, April 8th, at 2 PM.  Tickets $10.  Pick up a ticket reservation form from the Drama Folder on the activity board in front of main office, or find the form on-line at Roxbury.org. Tickets also will be sold at the door and in the cafeteria the week of the show.  Please make checks payable to EMS Drama Club.  See you there!!!!

ACADEMIC TEAM:  Congratulations to the EMS Academic Team for their results in the recent Northeast Thinking Cap Online Quiz Bowl.  The team finished in the top 10 (8th place) for all NJ 8th  grade teams and in 22nd place out of all the 8th grade teams in the NE region which includes CT, NJ, NY, and PA teams.   YAHOO!!!  WAY TO GO!!!!  WE’RE ALL SO PROUD OF YOU!!!

ASPEN ICE FUNDRAISER FOR ALADDIN, JR.:  THIS Saturday, March 4th, 7:30—9 PM.  Everyone is Welcome!  Cliff’s Free Skyscraper Coupons for every attending skater.  Free Lessons for any skaters who need help (on center of the ice). 

PRINCESS PARTY:   Sunday, March 26th, 2 PM—3:30 PM, EMS Gym.  Dress as your favorite princess, meet the cast and crew, and enjoy an afternoon filled with royal fun, crafts, and a whole lot more.   Tickets:  $10.  Contact Ms. Harrison at EMS.  

YEARBOOK CLUBNext Meeting:  TOMORROW, Thursday, March 2nd, at 7:15 AM, in Rm. 25.  Bring camera and cord.

YEARBOOKS:  Purchase your yearbooks on line.  Go to EMS website, see Quick Links then click on “yearbook orders.”  School Order #13444.  Cost:  $32.

SPORTS / PHYSICAL FORMS ARE ON OUR WEBSITE—Click on “Athletics” then forms.  All forms are now past the deadline.   If you played a sport this year at EMS, you still need to bring in the updated physical form to the EMS nurse ASAP!!

CALLING ALL GIRLS:  a “Girls Group” is forming to talk about girl “issues.”  If you want to join, visit the Guidance Website, go to the “groups” page and fill out the interest form.  For more info, see Mrs. Esposito in Guidance.

SCHOOL STORE:    Only open on Wednesdays.

EMS GRAPEVINE ART CONTEST:  Drop your drawing off to Ms. Harris, Rm. 2, and perhaps your artwork will be featured in the next issue.  Put your name and grade on it.

RHS PERFORMING ARTS PRESENTS:  Addams Family, The Musical.  Performances: Thursday, March 2nd at 7 PM, Friday, March 3rd, at 7 PM, and Saturday, March 4th, at 2 PM and 7 PM.  All seats $12.  For tickets contact: Tammy at:   973-927-7459 or e-mail at:  roadwarrior5987@gmail.com  Hope to see you there for a fun evening! 

ELC:  Follow the EMS Learning Common and Mrs. Palanchi on Twitter @KPalanchi  ---  and on Instagram @mrs_palanchi or on Facebook at @EMSLearningCommon. Thanks to all those who are building with Legos, writing book reviews, creating circuits with Snap Circuits, and helping to finish our puzzle.  Keep up the good work!!!

SCIENCE-TRIVIA TUESDAY:  Students, check out this week’s question and submit your answer no later than Friday, to Rm. 23.  Good Luck!  

CHROMEBOOKS:   ****IMPORTANT****Students need to begin checking Chromebooks for damages such as:  cracked screens and missing keys, in preparation for use with the PARCC test.  Bring Chromebooks that need repair to the Tech Office as soon as possible during your lunch as there can be up to a 6-WEEK turn-around time for repairs.