Donate a coat – Give a family hope! Please donate your lightly used coats, hats, mittens and gloves in the boxes around the building and Ms. Jackson’s crew will deliver them to The Warming Center in early December.
Ms. Thomas’s crew will be selling reindeer candy cane grams at middle school lunch from December 9-19. We will come around to get orders in order to deliver them to crews on Dec 19. All money goes to the Shriners.
High School basketball is looking for 11th grade volunteer’s to work at the concession stand or as a team manager. This is a great way to get internship hours. If interested, please see Coach Williams or Ms. Marshall for details.
Renaissance Families, Teachers and Staff are invited to our annual International Holiday Potluck & Family Dance Night tonight, Tuesday, December 10th at 6 pm. Food, music and fun! We need your help with donation of food, Raffle prizes for the event’s raffle & kid’s toys for Donation. Please contact our Parents Facilitator, Mrs. Sasha Heiney. Thank you!
Toys for Tots for the Springfield Prospect House. Please bring in a brand new toy or art supplies to Rm 114 or see Ms. Sanchez. Help families have a wonderful Christmas!!
World Challenge Meeting on Monday, 12/16 from 2:30-3:00. Room 125. We will be looking at our options and setting our itinerary (rafting versus volcano trip, downtown capital shopping versus a longer jungle trek, etc.). IF you CANNOT attend, you MUST weigh in your opinion with Mrs. Magrath-Smith BEFORE the meeting. This is an important part of students’ being in charge of the trip. If you don’t have a death in the family or a MAJOR commitment, I expect you to be there.
Dress down day for $3.00 is Friday, Dec 13th
Yawkey Scholars Program: Many students are deserving of this type of support during college, but this program seeks to support and encourage students: Who are a current senior, has a strong academic record, planning to attend a competitive private college in MA, who are engaged in a meaningful mentoring relationship , who has unmet financial need.
Applications online: http://www.tpi.org/resources/yawkey_scholars_program.aspx