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SDMS DAILY BULLETIN

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

  • 2:30 - 3:15 PM - Intramurals

  • 2:30 - 4:00 PM - Homework Club/Drop-In After-School Tutoring

  • 2:30 - 4:00 PM - Circle of Friends Spread the Love event - Room 026 - CANCELLED

  • 2:30 - 4:00 PM - Drama Club - Run Act 1

Friday, February 16, 2018

  • Professional Development Day - No School for Students

Monday, February 19, 2018

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  • No School - Presidents’ Day

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

  • No School - Winter Recess

The Circle of Friends Spread the Love Event has been cancelled due to lack of student involvement. We hope to see you at our next Circle of Friends event where we will have dinner and then go see the premier performance of our school's play Shrek! Stay tuned for additional details.

Attention all 7th and 8th grade girls:

Join the Society of Women Engineers at Yale for an engineering extravaganza!  Come learn about the different types of engineering and participate in exciting hands-on design challenges with other middle schoolers from across Connecticut. We also invite parents and educators to join us for a concurrent workshop, where we will provide strategies for continuing to engage your students Science, Engineering, Technology, and Math. For more information or to register, visit engineeringday.com/ctseed. Message jenna@engineeringday.com with any questions!

When - Saturday, March 24th

            9:00 am - 2:00 pm

 Where - Sloane Physics Laboratory, Yale University

 See your school counselor, Mrs. Sollinger or Mr. Stratton, for more information

 

SDMS March Madness Food Drive

One Team -- One Goal!

Welcome to the SDMS March Madness Food Drive to help local Wethersfield families in need.

The competition tips off on February 12 and will go until February 28.

7th graders will battle it out against the 8th graders to see who can collect the most food.

Collection boxes will be set up in the cafeteria lobby.  There will also be a scoreboard in the cafeteria to track each grade’s progress.

The grade with the most collected items will win the opportunity to watch March Madness during lunch time for the month of March!  

Get ready to slam dunk some donations and help us stock the Wethersfield Food Pantry!

Pantry Wish List

Baby Formula

Boxed Cereal*

Boxed Macaroni and Cheese

Boxed Potatoes

Canned or Boxed Juices

Canned Tuna*

Canned Vegetables

Canned Soups

Fruit Cups

Oatmeal

Rice/Pasta

Peanut Butter

Ramen Noodles

Spaghetti Sauce

The bold items (cereal and tuna) will earn you an extra point for your team!  

Please ensure food items have not expired or won’t expire soon.

Anna Griffin and Christian Bonvisuto . . . SDMS Hunger Action Committee Members

CIRCLE OF FRIENDS

Spread the Love  

DISCOVER THE EFFECTS OF SPREADING POSITIVITY AMONG OLD AND NEW FRIENDS. YOU WILL BE SURE TO FEEL BETTER AFTER THIS EVENT!

SIGN UP IN ADVANCE BY TODAY

When:         Thursday February 15th, 2018

                    2:30 – 3:30

Where:        Silas Deane Middle School

                    Ms. Morello’s Room 026

Cost:            $3.00  (See Ms. Morello if the expense is hindering your attendance of the event)

*** Parents will need to provide transportation home from SDMS promptly at 3:30 or bus students can take the late bus at 3:15

If you plan on attending this event, please have your parents/guardians complete the permission slip below and return it to the Circle of Friends’ Box in the SDMS office, by Tuesday February 14th, 2018. Please see Ms. Morello in room 009 with any questions.

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My son/daughter, ___________________________________, has my permission to attend the Circle of Friends Spread the Love event immediately after school on Thursday,    February 15th. Please send in $3.00 with the permission slip to cover expenses.                      I understand that I am responsible to arrange for transportation home.

Parent/Guardian Signature____________________________________________ Phone:____________________


@ the SDMS Library Media Center

Preparing Students for the 21st Century.

Communicate. Collaborate. Create. Problem Solve. Persevere. 

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 7:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Friday: 7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

NOTE: The Library is closed after school on the following Tuesdays due to faculty meetings:

March 6 April 3 May 1 June 5 


Nutmeg Battle of the Books--in a new format! Breakout EDU

Thursday, February 23, 2018: 2:30-3:15 p.m.

After School in the Library Media Center

Join us on for an epic battle to see if your team can unlock the boxes to solve the questions related to this year’s 2018 Teen Nutmeg Nominee Books. Create a team; split up the reading; use the Internet if needed to solve the challenges. Get started reading now. The 2018 Nutmeg Books are on display and available for checkout in the Library Media Center.


FREE EBOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS FOR BORROWING:

Want great books without worrying about overdues? Have a smartphone or tablet? Check out our eBooks and audiobooks from Overdrive!

  1. Download free Overdrive app



  1. Sign up (use school gmail and password)

  2. Use your lastnamefirstname to log in and your computer password

  3. Add a library: Silas Deane Middle School

  4. Search and download a book or audiobook!

Need help? Ask Ms. Toledo or Mrs. Poulos


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WETHERSFIELD SKI/SNOWBOARD CLUB 2018 OPEN TO WETHERSFIELD STUDENTS IN GRADES 7 - 12

The Ski Club is open to all Wethersfield Residents in Grades 7 - 12 and adults.  The Ski Club offers one day trips on Saturdays to various ski areas in VT.  The fee per trip includes lift tickets, bus transportation and supervision.  

Trips offered this year are:

Saturday, Feb. 24th - Okemo, VT

(Registration Date - Wednesday, February 14th @ the Community Center from 7:00 - 8:00 PM)  Cost:  $95 - All ages; $50 - Bus Only   Full payment is required at registration.                                                                                             

Saturday, March 10th - Killington, VT

(Registration Date - Wednesday, February 28th @ the Community Center from 7:00 - 8:00 PM)  Cost:   $100 - All ages; $50 - Bus Only    Full payment is required at registration.  

Please contact Donna Pallone (860-995-6139) for information on specific fees, information and registration forms.

 

2018 Wethersfield Softball Winter Clinics - Hitting and Fielding Friday evenings March 9th - April 13th (No clinic 3/30) - Location - 40 Willow Brook Drive, Berlin.

5 Sessions (Fielding and Hitting) - Cost $50

Register online wethersfieldlittleleague.org  

Ages 6 - 10:  6:00 to 7:15 PM

Ages 11 - 14:  7:30 to 8:45 PM

Hitting and Fielding Instructor - Ashley Black - Former CCSU Softball Player and Current CT Outlaws Head Coach

All girls are encouraged to come and join regardless of skill level.  Any questions, please email Marco Marchettini - mmarchettini@att.net.

 

REMINDERS:

LATE BUS:  Please note students should sign up in the office by 1:00 pm if they are riding the late bus.  They must be a bus student in order to take it.  Students must be staying with a teacher or for a specific SDMS activity.  Students are not allowed to leave school property and then come back to ride the late bus. The bus will pick up students in bus circle near the Main Office at approximately 3:15 pm.

Bus Students:  Bus students can only take their assigned bus to and from the middle school.  Friends may not ride home with students.

Early Dismissal:  Students who are leaving school early, must bring a note to the office in the morning before school starts.  The note should state the date, time and who will be picking the student up and be signed by the parent/guardian.  The office will then give the student an early dismissal pass.  If someone other than the parent is picking the student up, they must present I.D. when they come to the school.  The note must be a signed note from the parent/guardian.  Thank you!

EARN $ $ $ $ FOR SDMS

BRING IN YOUR BOX TOPS FROM HOME

LOOK FOR THEM ON PRODUCTS LIKE THESE

 

Drop them off in the main office, and we will turn them in for  $$ CASH $$ !!!


 

INTRAMURALS & TUTORING:

Intramural and Tutoring after Intramurals session dates:

*1/22/18 - 3/29/18

*4/2/18 -  5/31/18

 

 

 

            

 


SDMS Calendar View all events
  • February 2018
    • WedFeb21 SDMS DRAMA CLUB 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • ThuFeb22 SDMS DRAMA CLUB TECH WEEK
    • ThuFeb22 SDMS INCOMING 7TH GRADE PARENT NIGHT 6:30 PM to 8:15 PMSDMS AUDITORIUM
    • FriFeb23 SDMS DRAMA CLUB TECH WEEK
    • MonFeb26 SDMS DRAMA CLUB TECH WEEK
    • TueFeb27 SDMS DRAMA CLUB TECH WEEK
    • WedFeb28 SDMS DRAMA CLUB TECH WEEK
  • March 2018
    • ThuMar01 SDMS DRAMA CLUB TECH WEEK
    • FriMar02 READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY
    • FriMar02 SDMS DRAMA CLUB TECH WEEK
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