During the month of December our character trait is compassion. Show that you care by thinking about others before you think about yourself. Sometimes the best gift is lending a helpful hand without being asked. Give of yourself this holiday season.
This week is once again a concession stand week 6th grade will be able to make purchases today at 3:00 PM. Everyone can make purchases after school through Friday and the concession stand will be open during the dance on Friday.
If there are any Jolly Gram orders they must be turned into Mrs. Dietz right now please in room 17.
The 8th Grade Girls Basketball team completed another undefeated basketball season and are District Four Champions! Way to go ladies we are proud of you! Back to Back District Champions! Our seventh grade placed second and we will have an assembly today at 2:45 PM.
The following ski club members have not turned in their medical release form and need to see Mrs. Dietz today. Xavier Arredondo, Kendall Carney Bailes, Taylor Bybee, Ethan Ashcraft, Thayne Ashcraft, Beatrice Dominiques, McKenzie Markley, and Janie Toner. Remember you must have a 2.0 Grade point Average to participate in ski club. Grade points will be checked today. All funds will be deposited tomorrow.
The theme for this year's Christmas Dance is "Rockin around the Christmas Tree with Santa" the dance will be held on December 19th and will be a pajama dance so start lookin for those rockin pajamas (must be dress code appropriate). Students will need their activity card or $2 to attend the dance.
Today is ugly Christmas sweater day. So dig out an ugly Christmas sweater and prizes will be given during each lunch hour.
Students you may only pay for your lunches in the morning. You will no longer be able to pay during lunches, so make sure you take your money to the lunchroom in the morning.
Students please check the lost and found table in the commons area. Everything will be given away to needy families after school Friday.
The quote for the week is: "The greatest gift you can give someone is your time. Because when you give your time, you are giving a portion of your life that you will never get back."
MAKE IT A GREAT DAY THE CHOICE IS YOURS!
All activities and school announcements are on the West Minico School website at all times and are updated daily, so check it out if you ever have any questions about school activities. School closure information will also be updated as soon as it is received on our school website.
We want all of our students to get caught reading and encourage students to have their reading book in every class so that if they finish their work they will be able to read. All students are expected to turn in their reading logs for a grade.
The next Saturday School will be held January 10th from 7:00-11:00 AM. Students need to sign up by the Wednesday before Saturday school with Mrs. Claridge in room 204 to be admitted. If you need extra help our school provides this Saturday School session extra help session for you.
We are offering after school tutoring every Tuesdays and Wednesday from 3:25 until 5:00 for students who need to recover credits or make up credit time due to excessive absences. Student need to bring back the form signed by a parent.
To be good citizens is to contribute back to our community. The Mini-Cassia Christmas Council was very thankful to receive over 2,200 cans from West Minico. This food will feed many families over the holiday season.
Ski Club will run 6 times starting Friday, January 9th then will continue on Thursdays Jan 22, 29, February 12, 26 and Saturday, Feb. 28th during the year. The cost will be $130 which includes transportation and 1 1/2 hour instruction for all ability levels first time through advanced. We will leave at 3:20 and arrive back at West Minico at 9:30 PM. Rentals are $10 for skiers and $15 for boarders payable each time to Pomerelle.