Principal's Parent Newsletter





September 14, 2017                         THURSDAY– A DAY - #19





French Toast Sticks w/Sausage

Entrees Served Daily: Pizza slice, Uncrustables Hot Dog, Chicken sandwich, Cheese Pretzel Roll, Garden Salad, Hamburger/Cheeseburger

Additional Sides Offered: Small salad, golden corn, baked cinnamon apples, fresh fruit, 100% fruit juice or milk, fresh baked cookie


Lunch prices:  Student breakfast: $1.50; student lunch: $2.60  


FUN FACTS FOR THE DAY:  A snail can sleep for 3 years.


THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: “The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.” –Ayn Rand


STUDENT OF THE WEEK:  Brooke Tenholder, 6th grade, Sept. 11 through Sept. 16


                                  STUDENT SECTION



Flag Football (6th) –  9/18, 9/19, 9/20


Track (7th & 8th) –   9/18, 9/19

Track (6th)           -  9/21, 9/25, 9/26, 9/28 and 10/3


Cheerleading (6th,7th,8th) –   9/19, 9/20, 9/21

                                               9/25, 9/26, 9/27 (perform at SHS football game)


  1. It’s Party time at South Middle.  The Fall Party is tomorrow.  Remember you must bring back your party ticket signed on the back by a parent in order to stay for the party. Take your ticket with you to the pre-party room indicated on your ticket and you will be given a name sticker to wear and 5 game tickets. There will be pizza for $1.50, soda and candy for $1.00 each and extra game tickets available for 25 cents each or 5 for $1.00.  The game tickets will turn into raffle tickets and you can win some awesome prizes!  If you intend to ride the activity bus after the party, you MUST sign up during your lunchtime today on the special pink clipboard in the office.



  1. PAPA JOHN’S fundraiser is this evening.  Take your coupon to Papa John’s or if calling in your order, give them the special code on your coupon so South Middle will get credit for your order.  Pizza is always good on a Thursday evening!


  1. Don’t forget our FUNDRAISER helps you and your school.  You will win prizes and the school earns money!  If you sell just 100 items, you earn 8 fabulous prizes including a 24” flat screen TV or $100.00 in cash.   AND you will be able to participate in all of the awesome events; the candy/prize scramble and be a VIP member at the BMX bike show that you will be able to wear your Crazy Hat to.


  1. TSA Members:  Our next meeting will be Wednesday, September 20th.


  1. BOXTOPS! BOXTOPS! – NJHS needs your box tops!!  We did not meet our goal in box tops last year, so PLEASE cut, collect, and turn in your box tops to your first hour, A day teacher, or to the main collection box in the front office, anytime throughout the year.  These box tops help fund NJHS and the events we volunteer for at SMS.  Thank you!