Ellsworth Elementary Middle School

Morning Announcements - Tuesday, May 16, 2017, Grades 5-8


Morning Announcements – Tuesday, May 16, 2017


ROBOTICS TEAM 1 NOTICE: RELEASE FORMS ARE REQUIRED FOR SATURDAY’S MEET – Robotics Team 1 members that are planning on coming to the track meet this weekend MUST turn in their Maine Robotics Release Form or they will not be able to participate on Saturday. Please get the form in.

VARSITY BASEBALL/SOFTBALL PICTURES ARE TODAY. JV PICTURES ARE TOMORROW – Varsity baseball and softball pictures will take place today, and JV pictures will be taken tomorrow before our home games. Order forms are in the office if you still need one.


BALL GAMES TODAY – Good luck to our varsity teams as they take on Old Town at home today. Good luck to our JV teams as they head to Surry to play the Tigers.


GRADE 6 CANADA DAY FAIR IS TODAY – Grade 6 students will be treated to a Canada Day Fair and Presentation which is being put on by the Canadian-American Center. Have a great day.


PTF MEETING TODAY – The Parents, Teachers, and Friends group meets today to make final preparations for Friday’s Walk-A-Thon. The meeting is at 4PM in the library.


MARCHING BAND REHEARSAL IS TOMORROW – Beginner band and concert band students will be rehearsing together on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 7:45-8:25AM to prepare for the Memorial Day Parade.


VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS SHOWCASE – Students who are in the Visual and Performing Arts Showcase on May 31 have rehearsals on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:45-8:25 up until show date. Chorus students who are not in the Showcase are to report to homeroom right after dismissal from the gym.


TRACK MEET IN BREWER ON THURSDAY – Good luck to our track team. The meet this week is on Thursday in Brewer with a departure time of 2PM.


WALK-A-THON IS THIS FRIDAY – The 30th Annual Walk-A-Thon is set for Friday, May 19. Grades 5-8 will walk from 12-1PM. This is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the PTF, so your help in getting pledges will allow the PTF to continue to bring cultural events to EEMS. For every $5 you collect, your name will go into a raffle. The pledge form and raffle tickets must be turned in with the money you collect by Friday, May 26.


PARENT VOLUNTEER TRAINING SESSION THIS FRIDAY – This Friday, May 19, 7:30 - 8AM in the library is the last group training session for volunteers. Parents who want to help out during Field Days, Field Trips or other activities are encouraged to attend. If you can’t make this session, please call Tim McCluskey at 667-6241 ext. 2018 to set up an individual time to meet.


HAPPY BIRTHDAY – Happy Belated Birthday wishes from last week go out to the following students: Connor Devine, Tobiah Jordan-Spearrin, Koda Sinclair, Jensen Woodman, Kyla Micalizzi, Lilja Hanson, Chance Mercier, Alexis Rossi, Kyler Freeman. Birthday wishes for this week go out to Chase Crossman, Jozef York, Kysir Bradley, Christian Pinkham, and Dekota Surette. Happy birthday to all of you!