Daily Bulletin January 11, 2018

 Congratulations to Baily Ham, Lillian Porter, Sarah DeSart, and James Haworth for being selected to attend this year's County Writing Tournament for advanced writers. What an incredible experience! These amazing students worked diligently in crafting responses to three separate writing prompts. Bailey placed 2nd in creative writing for the 8th grade, and James placed 5th in creative writing for 7th grade. If you see any of these four incredible students in passing, please take a moment to congratulate them for their dedication to excellence in writing!
Academic Talent Search:
Are you interested in getting a taste of the college experience? Academic Talent Search (ATS) offers 4th - 9th graders (grade level as of Jan. 1, 2018) exciting summer courses at Sacramento State that you pick for yourself!  Choose from classes like All the World's a Stage, Algebra 1, LEGO Robotics, Neuropsychology, Video Game Development, and many others.  At ATS, you can spend your summer doing what you love, take classes on a university campus, and make new friends who share your interests and passion for learning!  To Join these interactive and hands-on classes, you need to take the ATS Qualifying Exam.  The test only takes an hour and there is no pass or fail, so there's no need to stress!  You MUST take the test to apply for classes. The Qualifying Exam will offered at Magnolia in February.  Applications may be picked up in the library and are due no later than February 2nd.  Please see Mrs. Sharon in the library for information and an application.
Frozen yogurt will be for sale tomorrow in C4.  Flavors will include vanilla/ chocolate swirl, cookies and cream, cake batter, pomegranate raspberry tart, strawberry sorbet, Irish mint, salted caramel, creamsicle (orange/vanilla) and coconut.
Homework Club reminder:
No Homework Club this week or next Tuesday January 16.

Parents' Corner:
Date: 1/11/2018, 6:30 PM – 8 PM
Location: Large Conference Room

Food Access Saturday: Uniting to Support Working Families is specifically designed for working individuals and families who need supplemental groceries. The collaboration encourages those who have been struggling with food insecurity, but due to working traditional hours, have never received supplemental food support from IFM to participate in Food Access Saturday.

What ~ Food Access Saturday For ~ Any working individuals & families who need food can participate. Current IFM clients, who are working and find it difficult or sometimes impossible to come during the weekly distribution, are also welcome to participate on Saturday. New clients will need to provide a picture ID, proof of residency in Nevada County and Social Security numbers for all those in the family.

Upcoming dates:

February 10, 2018 , March 10, 2018 , April 14, 2018


Parents: Please be prepared to show a picture ID when checking your student out during the school day.

Homework Club:
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday mornings 8 to 8:45, Wednesday after school 3:30-4:15 most weeks.  Please check the bulletin and Magnolia calendar.

Link to our School Website

Link to our School Calendar

Link to Bell/Dismissal schedule

Link to order a yearbook

Monday through Thursday school starts at 9:05 and is dismissed at 3:15

Friday school starts at 9:05 and is dismissed at 2:25

Minimum Day Schedule school is dismissed at 1:20 



Upcoming Dates:
Drama Field Trip
Date: 1/11/2018
Capital Section Honor Band
Date: 1/12/2018 – 1/13/2018, 11:59 PM
Location: Sheldon HS
 January 15 ML King day-school is not in session
Have a great day, and remember: Character Counts!