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August 28, 2014
KMS Treble Choir
Auditions for the KMS Treble Choir will be held on September 3-5. All 7th and 8th grade girls are eligible to audition. Auditions will be held immediately before and after school as well as during 7th grade lunch. Sign-ups for auditions are posted outside of F105. Please see Mrs. Mancuso with any questions.
This is to any student that purchases a Texas Instrument calculator this year:
Please save the “TI points” that come in the packaging and turn in to your math teacher. We can use the points to earn technology for the school.
Remember that if you are playing a sport in the fall you MUST have a physical done and turned into the school before participating in try-outs. Tryouts will begin for sports in the next week.
Attention 7th and 8th Grade girls interested in playing volleyball this season:
Try-outs will be held next week from Tuesday through Friday. You first must have all paperwork completed and turned in to Nurse Shannon. You may not try-out without completed paperwork turned in. You must also attend all 4 days of try-outs next week, Tuesday through Friday. Please come dressed to exercise and play and bring a filled, closed-top water bottle. No knee pads or special equipment is necessary. Pick up is at 4:30 each day. If you have any questions, please see Coach Colgan in Room B108 or Coach Uster in Room A004.
KMS Field Hockey
Attention all 7th and 8th graders interested in playing field hockey this year. Tryouts will be on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of next week. You must have a physical turned in to the nurse in order to try out.
We will meet in front of the building on the steps. Try-outs and practices will end at 4:30.
See you there.
KMS Cross Country
This is a reminder for all 7th and 8th graders interested in running Cross-Country this fall. There will be an after school meeting on Thursday, August 28th from 2:40-3:30 pm. We will meet in front of the school store (7th grade wing main hall) at 2:40. Please arrange for parent pick-up at 3:30 promptly. Please also bring the sneakers you plan to run in so that I may ensure they are appropriate for cross-country. Practice will officially begin on September 3rd and once practices begin they will end at 4:30.
KMS Boys Soccer
(8/29 --- please note date change for try-outs)
7th and 8th grade BOYS soccer try-outs will be held on Sept 3, 4, and 5. BEFORE any boy may try-out, they MUST submit a physical done after June 1, 2014 to the KMS School Nurse, along with the completed athletic packet (the packet is on the KMS webpage under Athletics). Try-outs and practices will end at 4:30.
KMS Girls Soccer
Girls Soccer Tryouts begin next Wednesday, September 3rd and will go until Friday, September 5th. Any 7th or 8th grade girl planning on trying out for soccer needs to make sure they have their physical on file with the nurse. Please see Coach Gottstein or Coach Saikin with any questions. Try-outs and practices will end at 4:30.
GNC SCHOLASTIC PARTNERSHIP WITH KCSD
GNC prides itself on being the leader in sports nutrition. We strive to provide an experience that will always exceed customer expectations. Through a partnership with your school community, we hope to offer great customer experiences, exceptional values, and vast selections of health products for your faculty and students. The first full weekend of each month, Kennett Square GNC Franchise Operator, Bobby Rosen will offer faculty, students, and students parents a 20% retail discount for ALL in-store products. In addition to this savings for faculty and students, the store will be donating 10% of all student, faculty, and parent sales during this event back to Kennett Consolidated School District. For more info, contact Bobby Rosen at email@example.com
You may now purchase Kennett apparel from Kelly Sports via the KMS Athletics webpage. The KMS Main Office has a limited supply and selection of some of the items being sold. Please stop by the office or check out the selection on the KMS Athletics page.
Reminder: KMS dances are for KMS STUDENTS ONLY.
Giant School Rewards
Log on to www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus and choose "Designate Your School" from the A+ menu to register your card online. Then, each time you shop at Giant between October 7th - March 30th with your BonusCard, you will earn CASH for Kennett Middle! You can track the amount of points you earn for our school by checking your grocery receipt. Each month, the amount of CASH awarded will be updated on the Giant website. KMS will receive a check at the end of the program.
Taking just a minute of your time to register your Card can make a huge difference to our school. We need your support! Please be sure to register Kennett Middle School using ID # 06473 at www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus . Also, don't forget to encourage your friends and neighbors to do the same. It could mean the world to our children!
PAY TO PLAY:
Once your student-athlete has made a KMS team, his/her coach will provide the Pay to Play information ($30/sport). This fee must be paid before your student is able to participate in practices/games. Additionally, the PIAA is mandating students and parents read and sign a Sudden Cardiac Arrest information sheet. This form will be provided to your student athlete by their coach and the signed form MUST be returned to your coach.
2014-2015 School Calendar
Next year’s school calendar dates are posted on the KCSD Home page.