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Bulldog BulleExcellence

BULLDOG MISSION STATEMENT

Everyone Everyday December 2012

I am a responsible, respectful McKenney-Harrison Bulldog. My goal is to be at or above grade level in all areas.

UPCOMING EVENTS…

Note From the Principal... Media Center News Families,

12/6 Family Movie Night...Come Enjoy Miracle on Thirty-Fourth Street 6-7 p.m. 12/13 Christmas Program Grades 1-3 !:00 and 7:00 Christmas Break 12/24 through January 3 Please remember to park your

A Memorable Veteran’s Day Lunch! We have had a wonderful November. We had 82 Veterans join us for lunch on

car in a designated

Monday, November 12.

parking place if you need

enjoyed a wonderful lunch of orange

to come into school in

chicken and had his or her picture taken

the morning!

with a family member or friend in our

Attendance SMART goal for November...96.3%

Each veteran

We are pleased to announce a mobile device link for our paid subscription to Tumblebooks Library! www.tumblebooks.com/ library/auto_login.asp?U=dekalb&P=books Follow the link to access all the great books on your ipad, iphone or other mobile device. Tumblebooks is currently working to improve apps/use on android devices. Media Center homepages will be changing slightly. You may experience difficulty accessing them in early December. Please be patient and try again later if you experience trouble. Please remind your child to find a safe place to keep books or store them in your child’s book bag when not reading them. Thanks!

Wall of Fame in the main hallway! Those pictures are coming home this week or next. If you had your picture taken and it doesn’t make it’s way

OF FI C E H OU R S Monday - Friday 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

home, please let us know in the office! The Christmas Program for grades 1-3 on Dec. 13 will be videotaped again this year. The DVD’s will cost $10. You can place your order the day of the program.

Reminders! o numbers to You can add tw r School Alerts, ALERT NOW fo nncelations. Co Delays and Ca n! for informatio tact the office


PTO

MCK Bulldogs Are Learning!

CORNER McDonald’s Night! Monday, 12/3 5-8 See you then! Market Day! Due 12/07 Pick up 12/15 www.marketday.com

McKenney-Harrison

hosted

a

Spell

Bowl Competition on Thursday, November 15.

The competing teams

were Riverdale, Hamilton, Butler, Wa-

We earned

terloo, Country Meadow, McKenney-

$958.50 from our

Harrison and JR Watson.

November pie

placed as followed (based on school

sales

size): JR Watson Team A: First

We earned approximately $750 from our Enter-

The teams

McKenney-Harrison: Second JR Watson Team B: Third

Bulldog Showcase was a success! 431 our of 494 or 87% of our students had a parent or guest to share work and goals in grades 1-5!

Congratulations to our McKenney-

Canned Food Drive

Harrison Bulldogs! Shayla Haiflich, who

We reached our

Spirit Wear! Just

had a near perfect score, 6/7, Aliyah

goal and beyond!

in time for the

Coler, Hunter Gensic, Ellie Hancher, Pat-

We collected more

holidays! Your

rick Moss, Julian Dove, Katie Smith, Nick

than 674 food items

orders are due

Yoder and Stephen Noj-Orellana. Many

for our local food bank! Way to go

Friday, December

thanks to Mrs. Dick and Mrs. Minnich,

McKenney-Harrison Bulldogs!

7th by 3:00.

our fantastic coaches!

tainment Books

Are you a member of our new McKenneyHarrison Facebook page? Join and learn all about school!

Our Bulldog Reminders... IREAD Third Grade Parent Meeting Many thanks to all parents who were able to make it to one of our IREAD Parent Information meeting. Your teacher will be calling you with important information regarding this high stakes test if you were not able to attend. Remember...check the Lost and Found! Many coats, hats, mittens, and sweatshirts are there! They must belong to someone...Are they yours?

The McKenney-Harrison Staff wants to wish you and your family the merriest and happiest of Christmas’s. Enjoy the time at home!

If there’s a delay...School Begins: 2 hour 9:30

3 hour 10:30


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