Ephrata AM 2-7-20





Good Morning Ephrata NAMES today is Friday Feb 7, Please rise for a moment of silence and the pledge to the flag.




The SAT test will be given at EHS on Saturday March 14.  The deadline to sign-up without a late fee is February 14.  Go to Collegeboard.org to register today.


The items on the lost and found table are stacking up. Students you have until Thursday, 2/13 to claim your items then they will be donated.














yesterday, wrestling beat York Vo Tech 42-30. Pins came from Tristan Mellinger, Allen Swofford, Austin Brass Blake Jones, Kayde Althouse, James Ellis, and Tanner McCracken.


Spring sports signups end TODAY.  If you are interested in trying out for one of the following sports please sign up: baseball, softball, girls & boys lacrosse, boys tennis, boys volleyball, track & field & unified track & field.  If you have any questions stop by the athletic office between classes.


This announcement is for anybody looking to have a good time…On February 21st and 22nd, The 2020 Ephrata Wiffleball and Cornhole Tournament will be taking place at The Ephrata Middle School.  Funny team names and crazy uniforms are the name of the game and this year we decided to add a cornhole tournament.  Refreshments and silent auctions you won’t want to miss will be available in the foyer.  Wiffleball teams are $100…Cornhole Teams are $40 with a portion of the proceeds being donated to Ovations for the cure of Ovarian Cancer.  Please visit mountshardball.com and click on the wiffleball tournament tab for more information.


Today, swimming is off to to Wilson for the LL league swim meet.




The epic blood drive is Friday, February 13th. The sign ups continue through to Monday, February 10th. You can sign up during lunches. Be sure to come show your love for the local “fill this in before the show” the day before Valentine’s Day!


Attention all high school students- Ephrata Mini-THON is holding their annual ‘Sadie’s Dance’.

The dance will be held February 15th from 7-10 pm in the High School Gym.  Tickets will be sold at all lunches from February 10th to the 13th for $8 or at the door for $10.

You may bring a student from another school; however, you must fill out a guest permission form and meet all guidelines and regulations. These forms will be in a folder next to Mini-THON’s announcement bulletin board and can be handed in when purchasing your ticket. Come out and enjoy a fun night with your friends! We hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please see Mr. Martin or Mrs. Socie.


THE COUNTDOWN BEGINS!!! Ephrata Mini-THON’s main event is February 29th, 2020 from 2-10PM in the Middle School Gym. The theme this year is JUNGLE. Registration instructions are hanging in a folder next to the Mini-THON bulletin board. The cost this year is a minimum of $35 for a shirt and $25 without a shirt. To guarantee a shirt, payment and registration MUST be done by February 14th. NEW THIS YEAR- you are now allowed to bring students from other schools as well as EHS graduates from the 2019 class. To do this, you need to pick up and fill out a guest form. You can find the guest forms online, in the office, and at the Mini-THON Bulletin board. Your guest must also pay the fee. If you have any questions, please contact a Mrs. Socie, Mr. Martin, or a Mini-THON member. We hope to see you all there!


Attention all high school students- the Ephrata Mini-THON is holding a ‘Student Faculty Basketball game’ on February 26th at 7PM. During this game, the senior girls and boys will be competing against EHS teachers, faculty, and staff members. NEW THIS YEAR- we will be selling the PA Farm Show milkshakes before and after the game. We will also be having a raffle before the game for adults and students to be able to shoot from half court and gain points for the teachers and students score. We hope to see you all there!


Have a great day Ephrata!