Pleasanton Middle School

Daily Bulletin

December 9, 2017

STUDENTS
 
Intramurals Update: Next game of intramural basketball will be Tuesday (12/12). Game Clock will start approximately 10 minutes after the lunch bell. Please bring your lunch that day if you can.
 
The annual Geography Bee for all interested students is being organized by Ms. Risher in room 706. Students should contact Ms. Risher for study materials and information.
 
PSAT scores are available on December 4. Check our website for details.
 
Winter Concerts:
  • Friday, December 8th: Student group performance assemblies - Periods 1, 2, and 3
 
Students if you would like to see if you can make a change to your elective class for 2nd semester, please come to the counseling office and pick up the Schedule Change Form.  They will be available from Dec. 4- Dec. 15.  If we are able to make the change you will see it in your Q by Dec. 22.
We will not be taking requests for teachers at this time.  Please see your counselor about those requests.
 
Student Council/Leadership meetings held during 6th period: 1/18, 2/22, 3/22, 4/19, 5/24
 
It’s not too late to order school photos – here’s the link http://www.ciphotoca.com/pms
 
Tech Talk Tuesday during lunch for students in the library. Bring your tech questions and get help from Mr. Alvarez.
 
If you forget something at home, be sure to check the rack by the front gate as well as at the Attendance Office. Lunches will be placed outside of the attendance office daily. Students are not called to the office during the school day for lunches or forgotten items.
 
Parents and Students: No group or individual deliveries of food, flowers, balloons and or gifts at school.
 
LEADERSHIP NEWS
 
 
 
SPORTS UPDATE
 
BOYS VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS 1/9/18
PMS Boys Volleyball will hold tryouts starting on the 9th of January after school, 3:15 to 5PM.  We will have an A team (competitive) and a B team (developmental).  Season runs January through February.  Athletic packets are available through the school website and are due at the Activities Desk by December 15th.
 
PAPERWORK DUE DATES FOR 2017-18  SPORT TEAMS
  • Boys Volleyball - 12/15/17
  • Wrestling - 1/12/18
  • Girls Volleyball - 2/23/18
  • Golf - 2/23/18
  • Track - 3/09/18
  • Cheer – TBD
All sports forms are available on our website under Athletics. In order to try out for a sport, all paperwork is required to be complete and turned in by the advertised due date. If you have already turned in a packet, only an emergency card is needed. Check the website and the daily bulletin for the latest information.
 
CLUB NEWS
 
Chess Club - Chess is the game that tests your ability to plan, think ahead, and get in your opponents head!  At some point in life, someone is going to ask you to play a game of chess, don't tell them you don't know how!  Stop by at least once to learn how to play... better yet, stop by whenever you like, this is a drop-in club held every week!  The club will be held on Wednesdays from 3:10 to 3:45 in Room 703 starting November 29th.  Advisor:  Mr. Gose.
 
The French Club will have a game day at our Meeting on Wed. Nov. 15th. All students are welcome, games may be played in French or English.
We meet in Room 710 from 3:10-3:45. See you there!
 
Comic books, graphic novels, trading card games, board games, sci-fi/fantasy movies, and more!  All are welcome, we meet Mondays during 4th period lunch in room 703 (Mr. Gose) and after school on Thursdays for one hour in room 703 (Mr. Gose).
 
The Model UN Club meets every Tuesday from 3:15 – 4:10 in Mr. Su’s classroom. Stop by and check it out.
 
Calling all writers, poets, and artists: The Panther Press is our very own student-led magazine and we will be meeting each Tuesday in room 309. We meet from 3:03-3:45 PM! All are welcome!