Citrus Fruit: Our first sale is Sunday, November 13, from 10-3. We will be selling TX Navels, TX Ruby-Red Grapefruit, and CA Mandarins. If you forgot to order, no worries. We will have extras available along with tasty nuts, dried fruit, and candies for sale.
Shooting Stars Basketball: The Shooting Stars (Grades 1-4) Basketball Teams practice on Monday, November 14, from 4:00-5:00 pm. If you are wanting your child to participate, please return sign-up form and fees by Monday, November 7.
Clubs Next Week: Student Council will meet on Monday, November 14, from 3:15-4:15 pm and Crocheting Club, Gymnastics, and Drama Club (All Cast Rehearsal – with lines memorized) will meet next Wednesday, November 16 , from 3:15-4:15 pm.
Comets Basketball Practice: On Tuesday, November 15 and Thursday, November 17, Grades 5-8 will have basketball practice from 3:00-4:30 pm.
Thanksgiving Dinner/NOON DISMISSAL: On Friday, November 18, parents will drop students off at the Martinsburg SDA Church between 7:45 and 8:00 am where students will practice their Christmas Program. Following the practice, the parents are invited to eat a potluck Thanksgiving Lunch at 11:30 am in the church fellowship hall with their child/ren. Students will be dismissed after the lunch. The Home & School Committee will be sending out an email for families regarding what to bring for the lunch. There will be no Before or After School Care on this day.
Stamp Club: Stamp Club will return to meeting on the first Wednesday of each month in December.
Warm Clothing for the Homeless: Please help the Young Adults Class of Martinsburg SDA Church for the second year in a row with providing warm clothing for the needy and homeless of downtown Martinsburg. All items donated will be handed out on Tuesday, November 22, from noon to 2 pm in front of the Martinsburg Library. Donations may be dropped off at the school or the church (Coat Closet). Please put items in a bag or box and mark them “Homeless”.
Dress Down Days: The Student Council is having Dress Down Days on the 1st and 3rdTuesday of every month. The cost to participate is $1. The next Dress Down Day for $1 is Tuesday, November 15.
Lost & Found: A cell phone was left at the school during the Fall Festival. Please call the school if you are missing a phone.
Kindergarten Graduation: Please note change of Kindergarten Graduation to Sunday, May 28, at 4 pm. Sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Did You Know? The United States draws more than 40 billion gallons (151 million liters) of water from the Great Lakes every day—half of which is used for electrical power production.
Quote for the Week: “To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.” ~C.S. Lewis
November Birthdays: Happy birthday to the students with November birthdays!
Kyra German – November 11
Nathan Clapsaddle – November 17
Shaili McWilliams – November 25
Destiny Bundu – November 28
Isabelle Satterfield – November 28
November 13 Citrus Fruit Sale from 10 am – 3 pm
November 14 Shooting Stars Basketball Practice from 4:00-5:00 pm
November 14 Student Council from 3:15-4:15 pm
November 15 Dress Down Day for $1
November 15 Comets Basketball Practice from 3:00-4:30 pm
November 16 Gymnastics from 3:15-4:15 pm
November 16 Crocheting Club from 3:15-4:15 pm
November 16 Midterm
November 17 Comets Basketball Practice from 3:00-4:30 pm
November 18 Practice and Thanksgiving Dinner at Church, Noon Dismissal
November 21-25 Thanksgiving Vacation – No School
November 29 Scrimmage Comets Basketball Game with St. Joes at 5 pm
December 3 Brass Mosaic and Friends at Frederick SDA Church at 4 pm
(6437 Jefferson Pike, Frederick, MD)
December 7 Stamp Club from 3:15-4:15 pm
December 15 Scrimmage Comets Basketball Game with St. Joes at 5 pm