Daily Announcements 3/7
The next International Club meeting date is March 10th (MONDAY) in C207 Mrs. Turpin's room after school. The presentation will be on NEPAL. Refreshments will be served and EVERYONE is welcome! We are looking for volunteers to help put flyers around the school during bruin block or after school. Service hours will be signed by Mrs. Turpin.If you would like to do a presentation on a country, please email us for details.For questions or concerns, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congratulations to all students who participated at the TSA Regional competition this past weekend. Team 1 – Middle School Systems Control placed third. Congratulations LeeYung Chang, John Kim, and Kyle Moore. Good Luck at Technosphere!
Attention all students interested in Lake Braddock Cheerleading!! Please join us Monday, March 10th in room C106 at 2:30 for the cheerleading interest meeting. Come meet the new coaches, and learn more about tryouts, the upcoming season, and becoming part of the team! If you have any questions or concerns please contact Coach Shane at email@example.com. Can't wait to see you there!
Middle school students:
Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss! It’s Read Across America Week! Here’s another great read: This book will have you on the edge of your seat. Follow fourteen-year-old Sophie as she tries to escape civil war that broke out in Africa’s Congo as she was visiting her mother’s sanctuary for Bonobos, which are an endangered breed of monkeys. After the sanctuary is attacked by armed rebel forces, she’s on the run, on her own, trying to save herself and the pack of Bonobos that follow her into the jungle. Read Endangered, by Eliot Schrefer.
This month’s Middle School Book Club meeting will be held this Friday, March 7th during A & B lunches in the faculty dining room. Members, please join us to celebrate Read Across America Week with a small gift and yummy treats!
The National Latin Exam will be administered on Monday, March 10 at 7:25. Please go directly to the cafeteria on Monday. Good luck!
NJHS Officers please make plans to meet after school in Ms. Edwards’s room, M114, Monday, March 10.
Middle school spring pictures will be on March 11 and 12 through your P.E. classes. No payment is required at the time the photos are taken. When the photos are delivered, you will have a chance to look at the pictures and decide if you wish to purchase the packages. If you keep the photos, you will be required to return payment. You may wish to choose a background for your photo to be printed on. Your third period teacher will hand out a flyer with your choices. To indicate your choice, please return the flyer to the photographer. If you forget the flyer a background will be chosen for you.
The National Junior Honor Society will meet Thursday, March 13 at 2:30 in the Large Cafeteria. At this meeting we will collect your donated items and package Food for Friends. Food for Friends provides weekend care packages for children who otherwise would not have enough to eat. Check Blackboard for the list of needed items.
Hey all you Purple Pride Students – Show your St. Patrick’s Day spirit on March 17th if your Green wows your teacher then you will receive a St. Patty’s Day treat!
The Purple Pride Muffin party has been rescheduled due to snow. It is now WEDNESDAY March 19th 2014 during Bruin Block in room M-201. Did you receive you invitation to the muffin party? If you did come by room M-201 to vote for the movie to watch!
High school students:
Both today and Wednesday next week, IN the CAFETERIA during LUNCHES, High School Students will have a chance to sign up to help deliver mulch the end of this month. To date, only 10 students have signed up to volunteer! 170 student volunteer slots need to be filled. You may also sign up on the clip board in the Career Center.
The National Latin Exam will be administered on Monday, March 10 at 7:25 a.m. Participants, please go directly to the cafeteria on Monday.
The next International Club meeting is Monday, March 10 in C207 Mrs. Turpin's room after school. The presentation will be on NEPAL. Refreshments will be served and EVERYONE is welcome!
The Gay Straight Alliance will meet on Tues., March 11 in C212 at 2:30 p.m. to discuss name and mission changes. Please join us in this important conversation.
Government students: Planning on attending the Capitol Hill field trip? Don't forget to submit your permission slip, Emergency Care Card Form and $23 transportation fee to your government teacher no later than 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 11. NO MONEY OR FORMS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THEN, WITH NO EXCEPTIONS. Please turn in the money and forms to your government teacher as soon as possible.
The deadline for junior class t-shirt order form has been extended to Wed., March 11. Forms can be picked up and turned in to Subschool 6.
Attention All Seniors: if you would like to sign-up for Northern VA Community College trip scheduled for April 10 or 11; stop by the Career Center L102 to pick up an application packet. Space is limited and the deadline to apply is April 1.
The Do Something Club will be hosting a drive for prom dresses. All students should bring items to the bin in the main office before April 1.
The Lake Braddock PTSA is pleased to announce the LBSS PTSA Scholarships for Service and Leadership 2014! Several $500 scholarships will be awarded to senior who exhibit leadership skills and service to their school and community. Applications are available in the Career Center and on the PTSA website www.lbssptsa.org. All applications and supporting documentation must be postmarked by April 7.