Announcements January 7, 2016

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. -John W. Gardner Today is: I’m Not Going To Take It Anymore Day Did you know: that you burn more calories eating celery than it contains (the more you eat the thinner you become).     ARROWETTE DANCE CLINIC Registration form and money are due in the office… Read more »

January 5, 2016

Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right. -Oprah Winfrey Today is: Whipped Cream Day Did you know: the average human brain contains around 78% water.   Welcome back to school!  We hope you all enjoyed the break.  Our brains have had a chance to rest, reenergize, and refocus.  Here’s to… Read more »

Announcements December 18, 2015

  MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM ALL OF US AT CARLISLE ELEMENTARY/JR HIGH SCHOOL!!  ENJOY THE HOLIDAYS WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS. Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone. -Charles M. Schulz Today is: Free Shipping Day Did you know: months that start on a Sunday will always have a Friday the 13th.  … Read more »

Announcements December 17, 2015

I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old familiar carols play. And wild and sweet The words repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men! -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow   Today is: Maple Syrup Day Did you know: all the blinking in one day equates to having your eyes closed for 30 minutes.   UGLY CHRISTMAS OUTFIT… Read more »

Announcements December 16, 2015

My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others.  Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that? -Bob Hope Today is: National Chocolate Covered Anything Day     YUM! Bring your treats by the office so we can taste! 🙂 Did you know: a piece… Read more »

Announcements December 15, 2015

Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn’t come from a store. -Dr. Seuss Today is: National Lemon Cupcake Day     YUM! Did you know: reindeer like bananas.   Tonight’s home 7/8 Boys Basketball game with Palestine starts at 6:30pm. Theme for tonight is “RED”-y for VICTORY!  Let’s RED out the gym and wear as much RED as… Read more »

Announcements December 14, 2015

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. -John Dewey Today is: Roast Chestnuts Day Did you know: Pez was invented in 1927.   UGLY CHRISTMAS OUTFIT We are having an ugly Christmas outfit day on Friday, December 18th.  Anyone can participate.  You can wear just an ugly Christmas shirt/sweater or come in full… Read more »

Announcements December 11, 2015

The smell of pine needles, spruce and the smell of a Christmas tree–those to me, are the scents of the holidays. -Blake Lively Today is: Lost and Found Day (Come check out our lost and found items in the lobby!) Did you know: fleas can accelerate 50 times faster than a space shuttle.   CHRISTMAS BALL The… Read more »

Announcements December 10, 2015

Christmas and the holidays are the season of giving.  It’s a time when people are more kind and open-hearted. -Gisele Bundchen Today is: Human Rights Day Did you know: all the planets in our solar system could fit inside Jupiter.     CHRISTMAS BALL The student council is hosting a Christmas Ball for 6th-8th grade students.  It… Read more »

Announcements December 9, 2015

The two most joyous times of the year are Christmas morning and the end of school. -Alice Cooper Today is: Christmas Card Day!   Get those cards in the mail!  Need my address? 🙂 Did you know: an astronaut can be up to 2 inches taller returning from space (the cartilage disks in the spine expand in… Read more »