October 29, 2012
“The best day of your life is the one on which you decide your life is your own. No apologies or excuses. No one to lean on, rely on, or blame. The gift is yours – it is an amazing journey – and you alone are responsible for the quality of it. This is the day your life really begins.” ~Bob Moawad
All School News
Are you planning to participate in Winter Sports?? Please come to the office to sign up for wrestling, boys’ basketball and girls’ basketball. Please see Mrs. Spaude to make sure that all your paperwork is in order and your physical is good for the whole season.
Picture retakes are scheduled for today in the auditorium, you will need to have your picture packet with you today.
One of our staff members, Holly Presseisen, will be going to Kenya, Africa this November. Middle School Leadership would like to collect lightly used children’s shoes and small toys to donate to the orphanage Ms. Presseisen will be visiting. Any items will be greatly appreciated. Please bring your shoes and toys to Room 204 or the office by November 7th. No money donations will be accepted.
Attention students- no costumes will be allowed to be worn on Wednesday at school. Any students wearing a costume will be sent home to change. Thanks for your cooperation.
Today’s JV Football game has been cancelled.
The Kalama Girls’ Cross Country Team placed 2nd in Districts on a rainy day in Olympia this past Saturday. The girls were led by the following individual state qualifiers, Katelynn Horn, Abby Weiler and Emily Posey. Averie Norris, Lauralee Schoenberg, Natasha Dunkelberger, Manami Takao and Jacklyn Armstrong will also be competing when the team races at the State Meet in Pasco this coming Saturday. This is the first ever Kalama girls’ cross country team to go to state! Girls you rock! Also, Brett Osterlund qualified as individual for state and the rest of the boys’ team competed hard. Congratulations to all!
Middle School News
This week we are kicking off the Pumpkin Carving Contest! Enter your carved or painted pumpkin for a chance at a candy prize! Turn in your pumpkin by Tuesday, October 30th, in order to participate. Awards will be given on Halloween. Pumpkins must be taken home on Halloween. Ms. Wilson
The middle school carnival is almost here, we are in need of baskets, stuffed animals, baked goods, gift certificates or any items that we can use for our auction. Please bring your donations to the office or Ms. Wilson’s room.
High School News
Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble! The high school leadership and drama club are holding a movie production of hocus pocus on October 30th at 6:30pm in the lower gym for high school students only. Admission is free so bring your blankets and chairs and join the fun. Popcorn soda, and candy will be sold by the high school leadership.
There will be a brief FBLA meeting on Tuesday, October 30 regarding Fall Conference, 12:45 in the Library.
10/29 Mon. JV Football @ Ilwaco Cancelled
Please remember to read the entire bulletin so that you may stay updated with school news.
Any Running Start students participating in sports or any school sponsored activities are required to purchase an ASB card, complete the Activities Handbook & Running Start form in the office. Please see Mrs. Spaude if you have any questions.
Running Start Students: Please log into your Skyward account and but sure your email is active. Messages regarding upcoming events (such as registration) will be sent to you from your KHS email address.
Do not send students to the office unless they have a pass and please remember to give them your printer code.
11/06 First Quarter Ends
11/09 First Quarter Grades Due by 8:30am
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