If You Bully You Will Go To Ms. Harrises Office Another Words ISS And
If Bullying Is Posted On The Internet Then There Is A Possibility That You
Could Be Suspended
If you are looking for help preparing yourself, your
students or your children for the Virginia Standards of Learning tests in
Social Studies and Science, you have come to the right place.
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Hornsby Middle School is participating in our first ever
Hoops for Heart event! Hoops for
Heart is a special event program that raises funds for the
American Heart Association’s fight against heart disease and
stroke. Hornsby students are participating in “Heart Healthy”
activities all this week during their Physical Education
class. Each student has received a donation envelope to help
raise funds for this event. These envelopes are due back to
each student’s advisory teacher on Tuesday March
INFORMATION Help Hornsby Middle School reach
our goal of $3,000.00 by encouraging your student to collect
donations from friends and family or donate onlinehere:
ANNOUNCEMENTS WEDNESDAY, 2
MARCH 2011 A DAY
Shakespeare Festival scene rehearsal will be held today
for A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Act 1, Scene 2) and
Macbeth (Act 4, Scene 1). Cast members in The
Taming of the Shrew and Romeo and Juliet may
also rehearse if they wish.
Mr. Parker has one word for cast members in the
Shakespeare Festival: Prologue.
There will be a final full 7th and 8th grade Hawk band
rehearsal today to prepare for the adjudicated performance
tomorrow at Jamestown High School.
Students interested in participating in the “Reshaping
the Future, Honoring the Past” art contest please see Mr.
Edwards for details. The theme is “Honoring the Past.”
Here is your Heart Healthy Fun Fact for today. Did you
know? If you walk 1,000 miles a year—in your lifetime you’ll
have walked around the world twice. Have you gone online to
read survivor stories from kids who have special hearts?
and check them out today. The money you raise for “Hoops For
Heart” will go towards helping save lives. We Jump. We
Shoot. We Save.
Will the following students please report to the Media
Center: Corey Shideler, Breanna Rushforth, and Raeven Veal.
Jennifer Burton please see Miss King immediately
following the morning announcements.
WJCC Parents Can Now Get Up-To-The-Minute Info
About Late Buses On Twitter
Beginning Tuesday, March 1, parents will be able to learn
up-to-the-minute information about late buses by following
their appropriate bus tier on Twitter. By becoming
“followers” of Tier 1, Tier 2 or Tier 3 bus information, they
will be able to find out what buses will be late each
day. Parents can participate by logging into their
Twitter accounts and becoming a “follower” of any or all of
the following Bus Tier information accounts: Tier 1 --
Tier 2 -- http://twitter.com/WJCCTier2Buses
Tier 3 -- http://twitter.com/WJCCTier3Buses
We hope our families will find this service
Hornsby Premier Edition-Hawk’s Flight
Yearbooks are on sale, Hawks! Go to ybpay.com to order
yours today! If you order online, you can choose
from a broader spectrum of additional customization options,
and you can use a credit card instead of checks or cash!
The Base price $ 35.00, icons are $2.00 each, name
imprinting (up to 26 characters) is only $4.00, and plastic
book protectors are $2.00.
Order now, to be sure you get
one before we run out! They make fabulous Christmas and
Hanukkah gifts! Order now!
If your child is absent from school for one day, the
student will be able to get the work the next day through the
teacher’s game plan book, teacher conference during class
time, and during resource.
If your child is absent and work is requested, please
contact the child’s teacher directly through email or
EdLine. Please allow 24 hours notice for the child’s
work to be collected by 3:15 pm the following day. The
work will be collected through guidance.
If your child will be absent through advanced notice please
contact the child’s teachers directly in order to collect the
work. Work is subject to change during your child’s
absence, and thus he or she may receive further work upon
returning to school.
PARENTS: Need help in setting up your account in Edline? Here
are all of your answers. We hope this will be very helpful to
are using state-of-the-art technology in our classrooms!
to see list of the technologies our students are benefiting
HORNSBY MIDDLE SCHOOL PTA SPIRIT WEAR
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Hornsby Hawks Math Counts team sweeps the regional
What is PTA Council? PTA Council is
comprised of representatives from each PTA local unit (all
schools in W-JCC) and an elected board of officers. The goals
include, but not limited to: an advocacy group for all
children in W-JCC, to provide any local units with assistance
as the need arises, and act as a liaison between local units
and Central Office Administrators. We are currently
seeking nominations for the following PTA Council officers for
the 2011-2012: President, 1st Vice President, 2nd
Vice President, Treasurer, Recording Secretary and
Corresponding Secretary. We are encouraging TEACHERS and
PARENTS to step forward as both provide a unique perspective
to education. If you are interested, please contact: Suzanne
Yeats, firstname.lastname@example.org or
Performances will be at Phi Beta Kappa
Memorial Hall At the College of
William & Mary March 10th & March
The Hornsby Hawk 6th and 7th graders will be attending on
Thursday, March 10th and the 8th graders on Friday, March
11th. The performances will take place at the Phi Beta
Kappa Memorial Hall. The price per student would be
$10.00. Money will be collected from the homeroom
teachers from February 2nd – February 10th. Parents are
If We Only Knew, If He Only Told Us
October 7, 2003 will always be the day that divides my
life. Before that day my son Ryan was alive. A sweet, gentle
and lanky thirteen year old fumbling his way through early
adolescence and trying to establish his place in the often
confusing and difficult social world of middle school. After
that day my son would be gone forever, a death by suicide.
Some would call it bullycide or even cyber bullycide. I just
call it a huge hole in my heart that will never heal. MORE
Lois S. Hornsby take Bullying seriously. Learn MORE
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