Monday, April 8, 2019
Good Afternoon Gorzycki Tigers
Here are your announcements for today:
Reminder golf practice has been canceled today due to STAAR. Practice is moved to Friday at Grey Rock. There is NO practice today after school.
Attention 7th and 8th graders: Tomorrow, Tuesday, April 9th, 7th graders will be taking the STAAR writing test and 8th graders will be taking the STAAR Math test. On Wednesday, April 10th, 7th graders who are enrolled in Accelerated Math will be taking the 8th grade STAAR math test and 8th graders will be taking the STAAR reading test. On these testing days, when you are testing, you need to bring a sack lunch, book (paper book no electronic book) pencil and highlighters to your testing room. Students cannot have electronic devices or phones with them in their testing room (this includes blue tooth watches). If you forget a sack lunch you will be able to purchase one in the cafeteria on those days.
Hey, Hey Tigers, the lost and found in the Commons is overflowing with your lost items! Make sure you have checked through it for your things. All unclaimed items will be donated to a local charity on Friday, April 19th.
Listen up 7th graders! PALS is an 8th grade Excel class in which students bond over fun, kindness, and food. We also serve as positive role models who mentor and tutor other students. Join in the fun -- Pick up your application from Ms. Sindt in room 804, download it from her website, or ask the PALS when they come visit your Excel class! Applications are due FRIDAY, APRIL 12.
Are you ready for the final drama club this year?! Well, look no further because the Spring Fling Bash extreme drama club is this Friday, April 12th. So come down to the cafeteria for the best Spring Fling Bash Extreme you could ever have! If you brought a permission slip to the last drama club, then you’re good. If not, please make sure you pick one up outside room 327, which is Mrs. Huerta’s room. Hope to see you at the Spring Fling Bash Extreme!
Do you think you are a Tiger with talent? The 2019 Tiger Talent Show audition applications are now available outside of the GMS Choir room (room 308). Students can sing, dance, play an instrument, or perform a small skit for auditions. Each student, including every member of auditioning groups, must submit a completed audition form & include a copy of their 5th six weeks grades from TEAMS, & students must have passed the 5th six weeks to audition. Audition forms are due NO LATER than Thursday, April 18, & only the first 22 acts will be accepted to audition. 6 acts will be chosen to perform for the 6th grade talent show, & 6 other acts will be chosen to perform for the 7th & 8th grade talent show. Auditions will be held Thursday, April 25, & audition times are first come, first served. Preferred audition times will NOT be granted to students or groups who wait until the last minute to turn in their applications. Please look at the audition flyers posted around GMS or see Mr. Heckler in the choir room if you have any questions.
Have a great day tigers!