Monday, February 29, 2016

Mon, Feb 29

Student Council is excited to announce that starting on Monday Feb. 29th we will be hosting the first ever KMS Throwback Thriftshop! The Thrift-shop will be open during all 3 lunches, so come snag some retro Kennett jerseys, athletic shorts, sweatpants and more! All items are $1 or you can buy 6 items for $5, what a deal! Any of these throwback spirit items would be perfect to show your KMS Pride next Friday for Blue and White day during spirit week as well as for the Student Faculty Basketball game that night.

Attention 7th and 8th grade students interested in joining the KMS Track Team this Spring.

There will be an informational meeting after school on Monday, February 29 in the small gym from 2:45 until 3pm.

Any girls interested in trying out for softball please stop by Coach Gottstein’s room (D103) on Wednesday, March 2nd for information on tryouts. Tryouts will begin Wednesday, March 9th.

7th Grade Baseball tryouts will begin on Tuesday March 1st. All players should report to the main lobby immediately after school on March 1st to meet up with Coach James. Bring your glove, sneakers, any bats you plan on using during tryouts, and a light jacket. You will not need spikes, helmets, or catchers gear on Tuesday. You must have a ride available to pick you up promptly at 5pm. Carpooling and ride-sharing is encouraged.

This week is spirit week at KMS. We are getting ready for the Student-faculty basketball game that will be played on Friday, March 4th. No hair paint should be used during spirit week.

Tomorrow (3/1) – Twin Day: Find a friend (or group of friends) to dress alike with today!

Wednesday (3/2) – Color Wars: Each grade has a different color – show your spirit by dressing in as much of your grade’s color as possible! 6thgrade: BLUE, 7th grade: GREEN, 8th grade: BLACK

Thursday (3/3) – Throwback Thursday: Reminisce about the past and dress up like you belong in your favorite decade (the 60s, 70s, 80s or 90s!)

Friday (3/4) – KMS Spirit: Show your KMS pride by wearing Blue and White! And then join us at the Student-Faculty basketball game tonight!

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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Wed, Feb 24

7th and 8th grade Students who plan to try out for Baseball, Lacrosse, Softball or Track –

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

Kennett High School will be dancing all night in their first ever MiniThon on Friday, February 26th, to benefit the Four Diamonds Organization. Four Diamonds is an organization that provides financial assistance to families with children suffering with childhood cancer. The High School needs our help! To keep students hydrated over the many hours of dancing, they need unopened bottles of water. KMS is collecting bottles of water to help this cause. Please bring your donations to Mrs. Matthias’ room in B101. Donations will be accepted through February 26th. Let’s band together and help our high school and show our KMS Pride.

The next yearbook meeting is February 25th. Again, the next yearbook meeting is February 25th. Pick up is at 3:30pm.

Attention 7th and 8th grade students interested in joining the KMS Track Team this Spring.

There will be an informational meeting after school on Monday, February 29 in the small gym from 2:45 until 3pm.

Any girl interested in playing lacrosse this spring please come to BOO1 at lunch THURSDAY February 25th.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2016

TUES, Feb 23

7th and 8th grade Students who plan to try out for Baseball, Lacrosse, Softball or Track

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

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

Kennett High School will be dancing all night in their first ever MiniThon on Friday, February 26th, to benefit the Four Diamonds Organization. Four Diamonds is an organization that provides financial assistance to families with children suffering with childhood cancer. The High School needs our help! To keep students hydrated over the many hours of dancing, they need unopened bottles of water. KMS is collecting bottles of water to help this cause. Please bring your donations to Mrs. Matthias’ room in B101. Donations will be accepted through February 26th. Let’s band together and help our high school and show our KMS Pride.

The next yearbook meeting is February 25th. Again, the next yearbook meeting is February 25th. Pick up is at 3:30pm.

We missed 20 students during gym classes, so we are doing scoliosis screenings for 12 girls at 9:40 and 8 boys at 10:20 today in the nurse’s office.

These students will be given passes during first period. Please come to the nurse at the scheduled time.

Any girl interested in playing lacrosse this spring please come to BOO1 at lunch THURSDAY February 25th.

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Monday, February 22, 2016

MON, Feb 22

Any 7th or 8th grade girl interested in playing lacrosse this spring, please come to B-001 at lunch Wednesday, February 24.

Kennett High School will be dancing all night in their first ever MiniThon on Friday, February 26th, to benefit the Four Diamonds Organization. Four Diamonds is an organization that provides financial assistance to families with children suffering with childhood cancer. The High School needs our help! To keep students hydrated over the many hours of dancing, they need unopened water bottles. KMS is collecting water bottles to help this cause. Please bring your donations to Mrs. Matthias’ room in B101. Donations will be accepted through February 26th. Let’s band together and help our high school and show our KMS Pride.

The next yearbook meeting is February 25th. Again, the next yearbook meeting is February 25th. Pick up is at 3:30pm.

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Friday, February 19, 2016

FRI, Feb 19

Attention 8th grade boys and girls basketball teams: your t-shirt form and money are due to Mrs. Jester TODAY. Please turn in your t-shirt money to Mrs. Jester.

–Kennett High School will be dancing all night in their first ever MiniThon on Friday, February 26th, to benefit the Four Diamonds Organization. Four Diamonds is an organization that provides financial assistance to families with children suffering with childhood cancer. The High School needs our help! To keep students hydrated over the many hours of dancing, they need unopened water bottles. KMS is collecting water bottles to help this cause. Please bring your donations to Mrs. Matthias’ room in B101. Donations will be accepted through February 26th. Let’s band together and help our high school and show our KMS Pride.

Hi KMS family!

Did you know that on our new website we have a NEWS section?

Under Daily Announcements, read or review the announcements each day from Live on 5!

Under Spotlight On, look for articles and pictures about KMS events, teachers, students, and more!

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Thursday, February 18th, 2016

Attention all Student Council Members:

There will be a brief, but mandatory meeting today in A205 until 3:15. See you there!!

Attention 8th grade boys and girls basketball teams: your t-shirt form and money are due to Mrs. Jester TOMORROW. Please turn in your t-shirt money to Mrs. Jester as soon as possible.

Congratulations to the KMS treble choir for singing the national anthem. Amazing job!

Kennett High School will be dancing all night in their first ever Mini-THON on Friday, February 26th, to benefit the Four Diamonds Organization. Four Diamonds is an organization that provides financial assistance to families with children suffering with childhood cancer. The high school needs our help! To keep students hydrated over the many hours of dancing, they need unopened water bottles. Kennett Middle School is collecting water bottles to help this cause. Please bring your donations to Mrs. Matthias’ room in B101. Donations will be accepted through February 26th. Let’s band together and help our high school and show our KMS Pride.

The next yearbook meeting will be TODAY. Again, the next yearbook meeting is TODAY. Every yearbook member should attend to help with the final stages of the yearbook.

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Water Bottles for Mini-THON

Water bottles for the KHS Mini-THON are being collected! Please bring full, store bought water bottles to Mrs. Matthias’s room (B101) by Friday, February 26th. Thank you!

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Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Attention all Student Council Members:

There will be a brief, but mandatory meeting this Thursday in A205 until 3:15. See you there!!

The next yearbook meeting will be THIS Thursday, February 18th. Again, the next yearbook meeting is Thursday, February 18th. Every yearbook member should attend to help with the final stages of the yearbook.

Good luck to our KMS Treble Choir was selected and who will be performing the National Anthem tonight at the Villanova vs. Temple game in Philadelphia. Girls and Mrs Mancuso, we are so proud of you!

Attention 8th grade boys and girls basketball teams: your t-shirt form and money are due to Mrs. Jester by Friday. Please turn in your t-shirt money to Mrs. Jester as soon as possible.

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KMS Yearbook Information

The next yearbook meeting will be on Thursday, February 18th.  Every yearbook member should attend to help with the final stages of the yearbook.

KMS, it is not too late to order your 2016 KMS yearbook! The cost of the yearbook is $33 and pink forms can be picked up outside the main office. You can also order your yearbook online at jostens.com. Make sure to place your order to ensure a book on yearbook signing day.

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