Good Morning Ephrata, NAMES today is Wednesday Nov 13! Please rise for a moment of silence and the pledge to the flag.
This announcement is for all 10th graders: Individual Sophomore Transition meetings with your counselor begin on Friday, December 6th. Meetings are 10 minutes each and will focus on; a discussion about 1st semester classes, a reflection back on your freshman year, as well as a conversation about possible future career directions.
Please go the counseling website to sign up for a time slot for your meeting. You can also get there by using the link for the signup page found on your Schoology newsfeed as well. Be sure to select a date and time that works best for your schedule – if you have a study hall, that would be the ideal period for this meeting.
Now is the perfect time to open your laptop and sign up for a time slot for your meeting – don’t delay!
Attention all Science National Honor society members, there will be a brief meeting right after school in Mr. Kellogg’s room 107.
And now over to ________ for the thought of the day
THOUGHT OF THE DAY
Do you owe a library fine???
The Library will be running a “Food for Fines” event!
What does this mean? You can bring in canned food products to pay off the fines you owe for overdue materials! The “Food for Fines” event will run from November 4th-November26th ONLY! Don’t miss out!
Each can is worth $.50 up to 8 cans worth $4.
Canned items can be brought to the front desk of the Library between those dates. All canned items will be given to Ephrata Area Social Servies (EASS).
*DAMAGED OR EXPIRED ITEMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED!*
*We will NOT accept more than 8 cans from an individual*
NOW OVER TO ____ WITH THE NEWS
NEWS INTRO VIDEO
In today’s news, and although this isn’t weather, there has been a sudden “arctic freeze” all over the United States, as despite there being five weeks of fall left, 300 cold-temperature records have been tied or broken all over the U.S. Also, 30% of the country is currently covered in snow.
On this day in history in 1940, Walt Disney’s third animated film, Fantasia, is released. Today, the eight part orchestral feature film broke bounds in the 40s for its incredibly unique animation style and one-of-a-kind stereophonic sound. Today, the movie is considered a masterpiece by many film critics.
NOW OVER TO __ WITH LUNCH
SPORTS INTRO VIDEO
Attention Perspective Winter Track & Field Athletes,
There will be an informational meeting for Winter Track & Field on Tuesday, November 19th at 2:45 pm in the high school cafeteria. At this meeting you will have the opportunity to go over the practice and competition schedule for the season, meet the coaching staff, and go over the expectations of our program. Please plan on attending this meeting. If you have any questions, you can message Coach White on Schoology or stop by room 120.
NOW BACK TO THE MAIN DESK
We have 2 more special guests this morning from the cast of Peter and the Starcatcher Please welcome ________ and ________
Add in script from yesterday or change slightly
Tickets are on sale now for Peter and the starcatcher. Performances are this Friday and Saturday. Now Roll the video.
NEW PETER VIDEO
Any student interested in joining the Jazz Band should sign up for an audition in the Student Activities Office. Auditions will be held on November 18 and 19. When signing up, please make sure to get the audition materials.
Add in High fives on Friday announcement
That’s it for us today Ephrata. Have a great day!