Thursday, October 31, 2019 Day 4

Make sure that you have handed in your conference sheets to your LEAD teacher. Also, plan to join your family and LEAD teacher and come to the conference. We are going to celebrate you!

Today is HAT DAY! If you are wearing a hat and support breast cancer awareness, please give your first-period teachers $1.00. According to the World Health Organization, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide. Thanks for your support and for wearing pink today!

7th and 8th-grade students who plan to try out for Basketball & Wrestling –

Please check the board outside of the Cafeteria to make sure your name is listed under the appropriate sport. You must have written parent consent and sports physical to be cleared for tryouts.

If your name is not on these lists, see Mrs. Shannon in the nurse’s office today.

Tryouts for girls basketball will be held from 2:45 – 4:30 on Wednesday, November 13 until Friday, November 15.

Tryouts for boys basketball will be held from 2:45 – 4:30 on Tuesday, December 17 and Thursday, December 19.

Hydration Tests for Wrestling will be held on Friday, November 15 in the nurse’s office during the school day.

Wresting practice begins on Monday, December 2.

Kennett H.S. boys basketball team is hosting a 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Saturday, Nov. 2nd. It is open to boys and girls from 6th – 8th grades. If interested see Mr. Augustine for more details.

Now over to a slide about the 7th grade Adopt a Family. 7th Grade will have an afternoon of activities on Monday, Nov 4th. During 7th, 8th, and 9th periods. Students can go to the gym, movie shorts, computer games, trivia, a scavenger hunt to name a few. Please give your 6th period teacher $3 by this Friday.

Beginning today, October 30, Bus 36 will be the Garage Bus. Students going to the Garage should take Bus 36 from out back.

Just a reminder this Friday, November 1, is picture retakes. IF you need to have your pictures retaken, please bring a  packet with you.

Picture retakes will be on the stage starting at 8:00 am.

The 7th-grade girls’ field hockey closed an amazing season with a big win against Upland. The score was 8-0. Goals were made by Olivia O’Hara, Riley DiMascola, Marissa Herring, and Tess Nicholas. Congratulations on a great season ladies. Be sure to turn in your uniforms to Coach DiMascola by the end of the week.

On Friday Night come cheer on YOUR Kennett Demons football team in their District 1 playoff game.

Tickets for Friday night’s home football playoff game will be $5.00 for both adults and students. Because it is a District 1 playoff game there is a $5.00 charge for all students.

Kennett Football competed in their final games of the season yesterday against Lionville.

8th grade won 16-14 with the two scores coming from a Wes Owens pass to Ryan Meehan and a David Lillis run! Converting both extra points was the difference in the game. Wes Owens and David Lillis both ran them in.

On Defense, Alex Gobel grabbed an Interception to take the ball away from Lionville.

Great team win and 8th grade ended their season 7-0-1!

7th grade also enjoyed a win by the score of 22-18.

Ian Guyer passed to Mitchell Houck for the first score of the game and Pierce Duckworth added a touchdown run. Ian Guyer had a monster kickoff return touchdown to open the third quarter for the Blue Demons.

Again extra points proved to be the difference-maker. Blake Boyer threw to Xavier McGreal for one and a big run up the middle by Landon Kelly put the Blue Demons ahead for good.

7th grade ended their season 5-1-1! A great season by KMS football!

Now over to a video on Halloween.

Have a Great Day KMS