Daily Bulletin

PLEASANTON MIDDLE SCHOOL

PANTHER DAILY BULLETIN

February 21, 2019

 

SCHOOL News                     

2018/19 SSC scheduled meetings:

March 20

May 15

PUSD is currently hiring Certificated Substitutes

Please apply at https://www.edjoin.org/Home/JobPosting/1056065

Certificated Substitutes are a vital resource to our schools, but more important, they are essential for the uninterrupted learning of our students. Due to the implementation of Common Core and other teacher enrichment programs, Pleasanton is currently hiring qualified substitutes.

Requirements:
One of the following credentials:

* California Teaching Credential
* Emergency 30 Day Substitute Teaching Permit
OR
* If you hold a Degree from an accredited U.S. University or College and have passed the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST), the District will apply for an Emergency 30 Day Substitute Teaching Permit on your behalf. Please visit 
www.cbest.nesinc.com for information regarding the CBEST.

 

STUDENT News

**Honor roll students who missed the Feb. 13 Honor Roll evening Ceremony, please pick up your honors certificate and award in the office.

 

CONGRATULATIONS!!

Urja Vaidya participated in the Spelling Bee on Sunday, 2/17. A total of 68 students participated. She advanced to the fifth round!!  Great job Urja!!!!

 

Note: Our fourth 6-week rotation will be ending Friday 2/22. The next sixth wheel rotation will be starting on Monday 2/25 Please check your schedule online through Student Connect to see which wheel class you will be going to next and which classroom you should report to. Remember to check the "Show All" box above your schedule to see future wheel classes.

If you have trouble login in to your student account please see the Ms Lowe in the library during lunch.

 

Diversity Week

March 11 - March 14th.

More details to follow!

 

Book Fair Information
The Scholastic Book Fair is heading our way! It will be at our school from March 25th to March 29th. Visit Room 507 in the gallery for all the fun! There are so many books to choose from: adventure, sci-fi, best-selling, and even “laugh-out-loud” stories. We can’t wait to see you there!

 

 

Keeping our Pleasanton Middle School students safe is our priority.  When riding your bike, scooter, skateboard, or walking to and from school each day, it is imperative that you do so in a safe manner.  Obey the signs when crossing streets, be aware of the traffic around you, and be a courteous citizen.  Everyone cares about you!

 

Dr. Butler

 

Printing is now free in the library. Instead of paying for printing, Pleasanton Middle School students now have a printing allowance of 15 pages per month.

 

The student ID card printer is ready at the library. If you are a new student who has not received an ID card yet this year, please come to the library to have it printed out. If you have lost the ID card given to you during school picture day, there is a $5 replacement fee to print a new one (pa

 

LEADERSHIP News

No One Eats Alone Day

Friday, 2/22 Counseling with the help of Leadership will be hosting No One Eats Alone Day. Come join games and activities in the MPR during both lunches.

The student store is selling Chromebook cases for $25/$35 dollars in the student store. Buy a case and customize it to your personality but make sure all designs are school appropriate.

CLUB News                                                   

6th and 7th graders: Are you interested in joining the science bowl team? Come to the informational meeting Friday, February 22nd, after school in room 408. You will be getting information and taking the tryout test that day. 

SPORTS News                                              

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL

If you are interested in trying out for Girls Volleyball, please submit your completed Athletic Packet to the main office. If you have already participated in a sport this year, you only need to submit an emergency card, not a full packet. All paperwork must be turned in by Friday, Feb. 22.  Season starts March 4.

 

GOLF

If you are interested in trying out for our Golf Team, please submit your completed Athletic Packet to the main office. If you have already participated in a sport this year, you only need to submit an emergency card. All packets must be turned in by Friday, Mar. 1.  Season starts March 11.

 

TRACK AND FIELD

Season starts March 25. Interesting in participating? Submit your completed Athletic Packet to the main office by Thurs., Mar. 14. If you have already participated in a sport this year, you only need to submit an emergency card.

 

PAPERWORK DUE DATES FOR 2018-19 SPORT TEAMS

Girls Volleyball - 2/22/19

Golf - 3/1/19

Track - 3/14/19

Cheer – TBD

 

All sports forms are available on our website under the "Athletics" tab. In order to participate in a sport, all paperwork is required to be complete and turned in by the advertised due date, (see Athletics tab, team/schedules for paperwork due dates and league start dates/tryout dates). If you have already turned in a packet, only an emergency card is needed. 

**Check the daily bulletin for the latest information.**

 

TEACHERS/STAFF News         

Reminders:

Review before/after school supervision for the week!

 

Please have current attendance sheets attached with your lesson plans for your subs when you are away.   

Thank you~

 

Teachers,

You are invited to attend the AVID School Site meeting on the following Wednesdays from 8:00-8:30 am in Room 306. Earn SDR for attending, treats provided.

March 20

April 24

 

Hope to see you there!