Albiani Event Calendar
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KAMS Daily Bulletin
Monday, October 5, 2015
Music Monday- "ROCKtober!"
On this day in history...
On this day in 1947, President Harry Truman (1884-1972) makes the first-ever televised presidential address from the White House, asking Americans to cut back on their use of grain in order to help starving Europeans.
Today is the last day to turn in Geo Coupon orders and money to student store. If you have already turned them in you can pick up your access codes.
Last day to order your Team Gray t-shirt during third period is tomorrow. Bring $8 cash or check and be a part of team gray history!
If you want to represent your 3rd period class on Monday October 26th in the Chalk It Up art competition, then pick up a sign up form from your 3rd period teacher or from Student Services. Talk to your 3rd period teacher to find out when they are due.
Harvest Festival is this Friday. Start buying your tickets today at Student Store window. Check out menu on School loop or posted around school.
Friday is a Min. Day also. Remind your parents, school is out at 12:30 p.m.
Also, here is a quick reminder- on minimum days we do not have the 10 minute break between 2nd and 3rd period so please be sure you are not late to 3rd period.
On Thursday and Friday of this week all 8th graders who received a GPA of 3.0 and higher on their last report card as a 7th grader can pick up their reward sheets, stickers and dog tags at the booth at lunch. We will do it one last day today.
It’s time to test your spelling skills in our annual school Spelling Bee. Participants at each grade level will compete against each other. Then the 7th and 8th grade winners will battle it out for the spot in the district spelling bee. The winner will have an opportunity to not only participate in the district spelling bee, but have a chance at the regional, state, and national contests.
KAMS Spelling Bee will be held on Wednesday, October 28th. Come sign-up and get your list of words to study in Mrs. Richardson’s classroom in MJ7. You may also ask your English teacher for the list.
You must sign up and get your list of words by Friday, Oct. 16th to participate in the contest.
Do you want to go to the best colleges in the nation when you graduate? Are you willing to work hard to achieve this goal?If you answered yes to both of the above questions, then AVID is the program for you. If you are interested being considered for the Albiani AVID program, go to www.ams.schoolloop.com and click the online 7th grade application on the left side of the page. Seats are filling up fast, so be sure to complete and submit your application as soon as possible!!!
Weeks to come....
This month we will be selling Boo Grams from October 12th-26th. Boo Grams will be sold for $1.50 and that includes a bag of candy and an option to write a message to your friend. It will be delivered to your friends third period teacher on Friday the 30th.
The first Club Live Meeting will be this Thursday at 8:15 am in room MC-3
SOC- Sign-ups for the much anticipated four on four SOC basketball tournament will be happening on Wednesday October 7 at 7:30 AM. Everyone who signs up gets to play and all skill levels are encouraged to participate.
Congratulations Volleyball on your third win of the season over Kerr!
Please mark your calendar for our One Stop Holiday Shop - Vendor and Craft Faire HERE on Monday, October 26 from 4:30-7:30pm. Encourage your parents to attend, get their holiday shopping done early, and support KAMS Athletics in the process. See your Loo Mail for details.
Wrestling conditioning starts Nov. 2.
Wrestling practice starts Nov. 30. Open to all. You must be cleared BEFORE you can start practicing.
Monday, Oct. 5th
Spooky things are happening at the library. Do you love to read scary books? Come enter our October Library Challenge & earn a sweet treat. The library is also hosting a Book Swap the whole month of October. Bring in your gently used teen books to participate in our final book swap event on Oct. 26th. Stop by the library for more details.
Wednesday, Oct. 7th
Ghostly things are happening at the library. Do you love to read scary books? Come enter our October Library Challenge & earn a sweet treat. The library is also hosting a Book Swap the whole month of October. Bring in your gently used teen books to participate in our final book swap event on Oct. 26th. Stop by the library for more details.
Major Upcoming Events
Oct 1 Take Parent to School Day
VB vs. Kerr
Oct 6 School Site Council Mtg
Oct 7 F&O Meeting
Oct 8 VB vs. Eddy
Oct 9 Minimum Day
End of Term #1
Oct 14 College Spirit Wear Day!
PSAT for 8th
Oct 15 VB vs. Harris
Oct 16 Orange Day- Dude, Be Nice...
Oct 20 Pink Day- Wear Pink and Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct 21 Faculty Meeting
Oct 22 Speak and Dress Like a Pirate Day
Oct 22--24 Fall Musical
Oct 22 VB vs. Jackman
Oct 23 Homecoming Parade- Falcon & Eagle Friday- Wear Red, White & Blue Day
Oct 26- 30 Red Ribbon Spirit Week
Oct 30 Red Ribbon & Fall Sports Rally- 6th period
Dude Be Nice Assembly and Pledge!
Geocoupon Alerts Fundraiser- Click below
Friday, October 9, 2015
KAMS Harvest Festival- Friday October 9th
Mark your calendar for the KAMS Harvest Festival. It will be during school hours and you can start buying tickets Monday in Student Store for the KAMS Harvest Festival. Check out the attached menu to see what there is to do..... Continue
School Site Council meeting
The next School Site Council meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 6th from 3:20p.m.-4:30p.m. Please see the attached agenda. Continue
EGUSD Facilities Master Plan (FMP)
The EGUDS Facilities is collecting input from the community to inform the development of the Facilities Master Plan. To this end:
An email was sent out to parents last Friday, requesting them to complete the online Faciliti... Continue
NEW CELL PHONE POLICY 9/22/14
Though students are permitted to carry their cell phones during the school day, use of cell phones is prohibited during school hours . All cell phones must be turned off and removed from ...more
Quick Guidelines on Student Dress Code
Dress and Grooming Guidelines
KAMS Families and Students,
Here are some key highlights from the EGUSD dress code policy. Dress code will be enforced, so please dress appropriately for school. For more ...more
How to report an absence
WHO DO I INFORM WHEN MY STUDENT IS ABSENT?
You can call 916-686-5210 to report your student’s absence.
Antoinette Elliott (AElliott@egusd.net) can take calls regarding 8th grade students
Christina Ascencio (CAscenci@egusd.net ) can take calls regarding 7th grade students
If you send a note or email, please remember to include: student name, date of absence, reason for absence, student ID number (if you have it), and who is reporting the absence. We will not accept emails to clear a student absence from a student's School Loop account. School Loop emails must come from a parent account.
Dude... Be Nice! (bloopers)
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KAMS Club Rush Day