Wednesday, December 30, 2016 Day 2

Attention all students who have Mrs. Wesselman: Class will be held in the library classroom today.

Tis the season to be thankful and extend ourselves to those less fortunate. Each grade is preparing for this years adopt a family fundraisers. Make sure you remember your donations that go to this very good cause! How else can you support those in need? You can bring a new toy in and donate it to Toys for Tots. The main office has a collection box.

Please enjoy this 6th grade video.

FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) will be having its next huddle this Thurs, Dec 1 @ 6:50AM. We will meet in Mr. Bowling’s room, B104. Please try to be on time. Breakfast will be served! This week’s talk will be student-led – discussing a topic that most middle schoolers can relate to. Bring a friend! We invite all KMS students to come and check it out!! Please see Emma Schmidt and Kayleigh Zubrod with any questions about what FCA is.

Here is the 7th grade video describing the adopt a family fundraiser.

Please stay tuned for a video for the 8th grade adopt a family video.

This Friday the KMS PTO is hosting the December DANCE. That’s this Friday, December 2nd, from 7-9 at the Kennett Middle School. Hard to believe it is time for our second dance of the year

Please stay tuned for Which State Is It Wednesday.  Alaska

(Have a great day KMS.)

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016 Day 1

” Attention Reading Olympic Participants: There will be a Reading Olympics meeting in the library at all lunches today. Also, if you are still interested in participating in Reading Olympics this year, but have not turned in your permission form, it’s not too late. Please see Mrs. McGarvey in the library this week as Chester County formal registration is due next week.”

Tis the season to be thankful and extend ourselves to those less fortunate. Each grade is preparing for this years adopt a family fundraisers. Make sure you remember your donations that go to this very good cause! How else can you support those in need? You can bring a new toy in and donate it to Toys for Tots. The main office has a collection box.

Attention all wrestlers, Practice starts today in the small gym.Come to the locker room straight after school to set up the gym.  Practice will run from 3 o’clock to 4:45 today. Again, wrestling practice starts today.

Stay tuned for a 6th grade adopt a family video.

FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) will be having its next huddle this Thurs, Dec 1 @ 6:50AM. We will meet in Mr. Bowling’s room, B104. Please try to be on time. Breakfast will be served! This week’s talk will be student-led – discussing a topic that most middle schoolers can relate to. Bring a friend! We invite all KMS students to come and check it out!! Please see Emma Schmidt and Kayleigh Zubrod with any questions about what FCA is.

Please stay tuned for a video for the 7th grade adopt a family fundraiser.

KMS PTO December DANCE. Friday, December 2nd, from 7-9 at the Kennett Middle School.  Hard to believe it is time for our second dance of the year

Today is buzzword Tuesday.

(Have a great day KMS.)

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Monday, November 28, 2016 Day 6

There will be no yearbook meeting this week. The next meeting will be held on Tuesday December 6th until 330 in Mrs. Lozadas room B001.

Thank you all for bringing your parents in to meet with your LEAD teacher for conferences. What great meetings we all had!

Attention all wrestlers,
Practice will begin on Tuesday, Nov. 29th in the small gym from 3:00 to 4:30.
Please arrange for transportation home after practice.
Thank you.

Please stay tuned for a video for the 7th grade adopt a family fundraiser.

KMS PTO December DANCE. Friday, December 2nd, from 7-9 at the Kennett Middle School.
Hard to believe it is time for our second dance of the year

(Have a great day KMS.)

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PICTURE THIS!

During the first week of October, approximately fifty Kennett Middle School students toured the Brandywine River Museum and a special exhibit held there on children’s picture book illustrations, entitled “Picture This.” Their purpose for attending was to gather ideas for alphabet picture books that they will create over the next few months and share with students at the Mary D. Lang Kindergarten Center in the spring. Students universally declared the field trip a success with one student giving it a “ten out of ten.”

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Monday, November 14, 2016 Day 4

Congratulations to 8th grader Amber Daddezio for winning the district level round of the International Peace Poster Contest sponsored by the Lions Club. Amber’s poster will now move on to the next round of judging at the county level. Great job Amber!

Attention those of you who have handed in your signed permission form to participate in the Youth Dance Program Mondays after school. The first class starts today, after school, in the cafeteria. You can still hand in your signed permission form today.

Attention all 7th & 8th grade students. The winter cheerleading season will begins tomorrow Tuesday, November 15th. All physical examination forms must be turned into the nurse before practice begins. Coach Schuessler will meet all eligible students at the school store following dismissal Tuesday. Practice will be held from 2:45-4:00. See you there!

FCA will meet this Thursday morning @ 6:50AM in Mr Bowling’s room (B104) Breakfast will be there.
BRING A FRIEND!! ALL ARE WELCOME

Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in wrestling this season must sign up for the hydration test this Thursday November 17th.
See Coach Parker or Mr. Johnson during your lunch period or Mr. Johnson during the day in room A-204 to sign-up and receive a parent permission slip.

After-The-Bell has just wrapped up another amazing Fall Cycle, providing safe and stimulating activities to more than 250 Kennett Middle School students. We are very grateful to the entire KMS community–the administration, staff, teachers and parents–for their support of After-The-Bell. Join us on November 29 for GIVING TUESDAY is AFTER-THE-BELL DAY at the MARKET AT LIBERTY PLACE. By coming out to the Market any time on 11/29 for a meal, a cup of coffee or takeout, 15% of your purchase will be donated to After-The-Bell.

Please stay tuned for Flocabulary Monday, wish it was Friday!!.
(Have a great day KMS.)

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Marking Period Honor Roll

Marking Period 1 is complete! Report cards are being mailed home next week.  Congratulations to the 601 students who made the Honor Roll.

  • 233 students earned Distinguished Honors (all As).
  • 141 students earned High Honors (all As & 1 B).
  • 227 students earned Honors (As & Bs)

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Coffee with the Counselors

Kennett Middle School hosted an amazingly successful Coffee with the Counselor this week! The topic was Social Media and Cyber Safety. Double the number of parents from our initial session last month attended, and number of parents who were unable to attend expressed an interest in the information and resources. With that in mind, below you’ll find the PowerPoint presentation from the event, the resource packet that was shared, and a fun quiz. There’s also a link to the CNN website that includes a great video.

Cyber-Bullying Resources

CNN

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Friday, November 11, 2016

7th and 8th grade Girls who plan to try out for Cheer leading or Basketball next week, check the lists posted outside of the cafeteria today to make sure you are cleared. ALL girls must have a sports physical and consents on file with Mrs. Shannon.

Attention all 7th & 8th grade students. The winter cheerleading season will begin next Tuesday, November 15th. All physical examination forms must be turned into the nurse before practice begins. Coach Schuessler will meet all eligible students at the school store following dismissal Tuesday. Practice will be held from 2:45-4:00. See you there!

Attention 7th and 8th grade volleyball team, we will be holding our team party next Friday afterschool until 3:45 pm in B205. Please see Miss Davenport if you have any questions.

After-The-Bell has just wrapped up another amazing Fall Cycle, providing safe and stimulating activities to more than 250 Kennett Middle School students. We are very grateful to the entire KMS community–the administration, staff, teachers and parents–for their support of After-The-Bell. Join us on November 29 for GIVING TUESDAY is AFTER-THE-BELL DAY at the MARKET AT LIBERTY PLACE. By coming out to the Market any time on 11/29 for a meal, a cup of coffee or takeout, 15% of your purchase will be donated to After-The-Bell.

(Have a great day KMS.)

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Thursday, November 10, 2016 Day 2

Attention 8th grade students – Please remember to dress for the weather for our trip to Philadelphia tomorrow. Any student who would like a bag lunch for the trip should report to the cafeteria during breakfast tomorrow to pick one up. Students will arrive at school at the normal time, but pick-up will be at 4pm, so please make arrangements. Students who have parents chaperoning the trip should check-in with homeroom and then report immediately back to the front lobby where they can escort their parent onto the bus. Students not attending the trip will report to F109 at the conclusion of homeroom.
Please see Mrs. Madigan in A001 if you have any questions.

Attention all 7th & 8th grade students. The winter cheer leading season will begin next Tuesday, November 15th. All physical examination forms must be turned into the nurse before practice begins. Coach Schuessler will meet all eligible students at the school store following dismissal Tuesday. Practice will be held from 2:45-4:00. See you there!

Attention 7th and 8th grade volleyball team, we will be holding our team party next Friday afterschool until 3:45 pm in B205. Please see Miss Davenport if you have any questions.

Please stay tuned for the This Day In History Video. 8th Grade, have a great day in Philly.
(Have a great day KMS.)

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Day 1

Attention 8th grade students – Please remember to dress for the weather for our trip to Philadelphia tomorrow. Any student who would like a bag lunch for the trip should report to the cafeteria during breakfast tomorrow to pick one up. Students will arrive at school at the normal time, but pick-up will be at 4pm, so please make arrangements. Students who have parents chaperoning the trip should check-in with homeroom and then report immediately back to the front lobby where they can escort their parent onto the bus. Students not attending the trip will report to F109 at the conclusion of homeroom.

Attention all 7th & 8th grade students. The winter cheer leading season will begin next Tuesday, November 15th. All physical examination forms must be turned into the nurse before practice begins. Coach Schuessler will meet all eligible students at the school store following dismissal Tuesday. Practice will be held from 2:45-4:00. See you there!

The 8th Grade Presidential Election is in………. Here are the results of the KMS election. Clinton wins. This is not how PA voted but is similar to New Garden Township,

(Have a great day KMS.)

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