Daily Announcements

December 5, 2019 Announcements 

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Lancer of the Day is Paige Good   

 

Student Services:
The deadline to request a schedule change or shortened schedule for 2nd semester is Tues, December 17th. Students should check their spring schedules in Skyward now and contact their counselor as soon as possible if they have any questions. No schedules will be changed or shortened after December 17, except in case of error or missing graduation requirements.

Garmin Computer Science Day for Girls, Fri., Dec. 13th, 8:30 am to noon. In addition to touring the Garmin facility, girls will learn more about computer science careers and participate in a one-hour coding session. Interested students should email counselor BrendaTretbar, brendatretbar@smsd.org no later than Mon., Dec. 9th.

Athletics:
Bowling Tryouts!  College Lanes:  Boys will try-out Dec. 9 & 10 at 3:20pm and Girls will try out Dec. 11 & 13 at 3:20pm.  You must have your Physical & Permission forms turned in by Dec. 4 to Mrs. Nelson in the main office.  See Coach Elliott (Room 316) with questions.

Join the SM East Lancer Dancers for a day of dance during the holiday break! The Lancer Dancers are hosting their annual Lancer Dancer Clinic on Saturday, January 4th. Open to all dancers ages K-8. Registration is now open! See flyer and registration form below.

Clubs:
Come join the Student Mental Acuity and Rest Time (SMAART) Club on Thursday during seminar to catch up on any lost sleep. Foam mats are provided, but feel free to bring blankets and pillows for your nap time needs. Get a pass from Mr. Laird in Room 306 to leave your seminar. All tired ones are welcome.

SHARE needs your socks and underwear donations!!!  Donations will benefit ScrapsKC (employing and supporting KC's homeless). While shopping, please grab new packages (or pairs) of socks and underwear and donate to the bin in the front entryway through Friday, Dec. 6th. They will be much appreciated! 

East for Water club is hosting a pancake breakfast on December 14th from 8:00am-11:00am in the SME cafeteria. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $10 and all proceeds go towards building a freshwater well in Swaziland, Africa.

Support your student AND our community during finals this year! SHARE will provide a Columbia Brew coffee card worth ten cups of coffee (or other beverage) with a note of encouragement from you to your student; as well as a food kit (KESHER kit) to be distributed to the hungry on the streets of KC. Get more info and order by Dec. 6th!       https://www.smeastshare.com/finals-care-packages

PTSA is happy to announce that we have gathered a group of volunteers who will be willing to work with SME students, giving feedback on college admission essays. If you are interested in contacting one of these volunteers, please click here. We ask that you contact one of the volunteers and work with them directly.