Weekly Phone Message
November 24 - December 7, 2013
(Note: These announcements are from the weekly phone message usually sent out on Fridays)
Afternoon! This is Elizabeth Battle,
principal of Daniels Middle School, with some announcements for the upcoming
– Please note that school will be closed November 27 through November 29 for
the Thanksgiving holiday. School will resume on Monday, December 2.
will hold its annual Scholastic book fair
December 3rd through December 10th. Online sales are
available from November 18th to December 8th. Online orders
ship free to Daniels and will arrive in time for the holidays.
Family night will be Thursday, December 5th in conjunction
with our Open House for rising 6th graders and our first basketball
game of the season. Make plans now
to join the fun! More information
about our book fair can be found on the main page of the school website and from
the media services link and at http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/danielsmiddleschool.
Congratulations to our 147
eighth graders, 183 seventh graders, and 165 sixth graders who made the all A or A/B honor roll. These students attended the Academic
Boosters Breakfast today provided by PTA.
Junior Honor Society
members are reminded of their meeting on Tuesday, November 26 at 3:15 pm in the
Media Center. Please have your rides at school to pick you up by 3:45 pm.
Executive Board members are reminded of their meeting on Monday, November 25 in
the Student Service Conference Room during your lunch/anchor time. National
Junior Honor Society members who are not able to come to the meeting on November
26, will meet with Mrs. Hassell in the Collaboration Room on Monday, December 2
at the beginning of the first 8th grade lunch. Attendance will be taken.
Beta Club is collecting $25.00 gift
cards to Food Lion or Walmart for our Backpack Buddy families at Daniels to help
them purchase a portion of their Christmas dinner. Please contact Ms. Lancaster
at email@example.com if you would like to make a donation. You may also put
the gift cards in an envelope with Ms. Lancaster’s name on it and turn the
envelope into the main office.
There will be an Open
House for rising sixth graders and their parents on Thursday, December 5 at
6:30 pm. We look forward to meeting
our rising 6th grade students and their families and answering
questions about our program. If you know a 5th grader from one of our
feeder schools, please encourage him or her to attend with their family.
Interims will be sent home with students on December 6 from
all teachers. If your child does not have an interim for a class, please contact
the teacher or me directly.
is all of the announcements we have for this week. I hope you have a wonderful
and safe holiday. As always, I thank you for your support.
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