Ellsworth Elementary Middle School

Morning Announcements, Grades 5-8 - Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Morning Announcements – Wednesday, November 28, 2017, Grades 5-8



  1. EEMS students have the opportunity to walk and sing holiday songs in the Ellsworth Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 2. We’ll meet at the school at 10:15AM and then bus to the start, which is at 11AM. Please return the permission form by Friday.


  1. Today is picture retake day for students who are returning pictures that weren’t acceptable and for students who were absent the first time. Retakes will be taken on the stage. For teachers, we will have a staff photo at 2:45PM in the gym.


  1. Our varsity basketball teams play Doughty at home tomorrow, November 30. Students are welcome to stay for the games, which conclude at about 6:15PM. Students are reminded that when attending games you need to stay in the gym unless you are visiting the concession stand or bathroom. Students are not allowed to hang out in the hall or go in and out of the building.


  1. Grades 6, 7, and 8 will leave for EHS this Friday morning right after morning announcements to attend “The Little Mermaid” at EHS. Grade 5 will go next Thursday.


  1. This Friday is our December activity night. 4-6PM for grade 5 EEMS students only. Their entry fee is $3.


6:30-9PM for the grade 6-8 activity night. Grade 6-8 students from out of town may also attend. The entry fee is $5.


Refreshments will be on sale at both events.


  1. Our Winter Concert is on December 7, one week from this Thursday. Beginner band (grade 5), Concert Band (grades 6-8), and Chorus (grades 5-8) will be performing. The concert starts at 6:30 PM.


  1. The Annual Talent Show for grades 5-8 is Friday, December 22 in the afternoon. We’ll have auditions in about two weeks, so please get you act together!


  1. Birthdays Last Week and This Week – Happy Belated Birthday Wishes go out to: Lilly Hilton, Elena Springer, Tate Schaffner-Whary, Ethan Joy, Hannah Malcolm, Luke Perry, Kayla Plaisted, and William Robbins. Birthday Wishes for this week go out to: Gracie Grettum, Max Felix, Hannah Farnsworth, Cody Overlock, Mary Sandone, and Josh Tedeschi. HAPPY BIRTHDAY!


  1. Athletics’ Schedule


Wednesday, Nov. 29

JV Girls 3-4:30 MS gym

V Girls 4:30-6 MS Gym

JV Boys 3-4:30 ELE gym

V Boys 4:30-6 ELE gym


Thursday, Nov. 30

Varsity Games Vs. Doughty – Girls then boys

         JV Boys 3-4:30 EL gym

         JV Girls 4:30-6 EL Gym


         Friday, Dec. 1

         Activity Night – No practices