Announcements

Please check back often to see new posts as well as the monthly school newsletters attached to the bottom of this page.  It is also possible to subscribe to new postings by choosing the RSS link entitled "Subscribe to posts" below!

Daily Announcements for Friday – September 13, 2019

posted Sep 13, 2019, 5:42 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 13, 2019, 5:42 AM ]


Today is DAY 3


September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Booker T. Washington.  Booker T. Washington said, “Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.”  Booker T. Washington was invited to the White House by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1901, becoming the first African-American to be so honored.  He would later serve as an advisor on racial issues to both Presidents Roosevelt and Taft because his opinions were highly regarded and trusted.

 

Cafeteria News – Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Chicken & Broccoli Alfredo
  • Turkey BLT Wrap

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come out TONIGHT from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Students who come out to the fundraiser will be given a ticket to enter a drawing at South MS for a Rita’s gift card!  We hope to see everyone at Rita’s in Perkasie this Friday evening!

 

Music News

·         Band News – Attention band students:

o   Band lessons will begin next week, and so will 7 & 8th grade band rehearsal.

o   6th grade band rehearsal will start the following week, but 6th graders will each have a lesson next week.

o   Ask your parents to check their email tonight, they will receive a copy of the lesson schedule to have at home.

o   Anyone who has not turned in their band paperwork should do that today.  Please take them to the band room immediately after announcements.

  • Orchestra News – Any student who has orchestra sign-up forms should return them to their homeroom teacher as soon as possible.

 

South Fall Sports News

  • Soccer – No soccer practice today.  Have a great weekend!

 

FOR (Friends of Rachel) Club News – FOR Club members are reminded that we have our first meeting on Tuesday, September 17th at 7:00AM in room #208.  Please use the gym entrance to come in.  We hope to see you there!

 

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Thursday – September 12, 2019

posted Sep 12, 2019, 6:02 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 12, 2019, 6:02 AM ]


Today is DAY 2


September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Booker T. Washington.  Booker T. Washington said, “Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.”  After graduating from college and becoming a teacher, Booker T. Washington founded Tuskegee University in Alabama, which became one of the leading schools in the country under his leadership.  Washington showed that he could be trusted with this enormous responsibility and his success still exists today.

 

Cafeteria News – Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Popcorn Chicken
  • Taco Salad

 

Thank you! – The 6th grade teachers thank the following students for their help during Open House on Tuesday evening:

  • Ryley Peloquin                  Nikki Diehl                           Tyler Wolfgang
  • Chloe Chun                       Sophia Cipressi                   Molly Hawkins
  • You guys ROCK!  South students are the BEST <3!

 

Spirit Day – TOMORROW is our first spirit day and pep rally!  Wear your South proud shirt or green and white to show your South MS spirit!

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Students who come out to the fundraiser will be given a ticket to enter a drawing at South MS for a Rita’s gift card!  We hope to see everyone at Rita’s in Perkasie this Friday evening!

 

Music News

  • Band News – Band members who have not yet turned in your paperwork to Mr. Morris should do so as soon as possible.  Lessons and rehearsals will begin next week!
  • Orchestra News – Any student who has orchestra sign-up forms should return them to their homeroom teacher as soon as possible.

 

South Fall Sports News

  • TODAY, fall sports participants will do impact testing.  Students playing football, soccer, field hockey, or cheerleading should check in with their homeroom teacher at the beginning of CP11 and then report to the cafeteria for impact testing.
  • Fall sports participants who have a commitment to band, chorus, or orchestra should report to their musical commitment during CP11 on Thursday.  You will do your impact testing in the cafeteria at 3:00PM on Thursday, September 12th.

 

Wellness News – Students who are interested in purchasing a South MS gym uniform are encouraged to check out the sample uniforms hanging outside of the main office.  If you cannot determine your size by looking at the samples, you may try on the samples.  If you need assistance, see Mrs. Marx or Mrs. Lyons in the main office.

 

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Wednesday – September 11, 2019

posted Sep 11, 2019, 5:21 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 11, 2019, 5:21 AM ]


Today is DAY 1


September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Booker T. Washington.  Booker T. Washington said, “Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.”  Booker T. Washington knew that the key to building relationships was building trust.  When someone gives you a responsibility, fulfill that trust.

 

Cafeteria News – Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Perkasie Pizza
  • Chicken Caesar Salad w/roll

 

9-11 News – At 8:46AM we will have a special announcement in remembrance of 9-11.

  • At 8:46AM - Let us take a moment to recall the events of September 11th.  Eighteen years ago, beginning at 8:46 AM, a series of terrorist attacks destroyed the twin towers of the World Trade Center and severely damaged the Pentagon.  Commercial airliners were hijacked and flown directly into the three buildings.  A fourth plane crashed in a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania after the passengers tried to regain control from the hijackers.
  • To honor the nearly 3,000 people who tragically died as a result of these attacks, we will observe a moment of silence at 8:46 AM in their honor.
  • Thank you for your support and also for honoring our fallen.

 

Picture Day NewsTODAY is school picture day!  Don’t forget to have your completed school picture envelope (with payment enclosed), ready to hand to the photographer at your designated photo time.  You may also utilize the online ordering option if you forgot to bring your envelope to school today.  Remember - Even if you are not purchasing a photo package, you still need to report to the photographer at your designated time to have your picture taken!

 

Music News

  • Band News – Band members who have not yet turned in your paperwork to Mr. Morris should do so as soon as possible.  Lessons and rehearsals will begin next week!
  • Orchestra News – Any student who has orchestra sign-up forms should return them to their homeroom teacher as soon as possible.

 

South Fall Sports News

  • TOMORROW, September 12th, fall sports participants will do your impact testing.  Students playing football, soccer, field hockey, or cheerleading should check in with their homeroom teacher at the beginning of CP11 and then report to the cafeteria for impact testing.
  • Fall sports participants who have a commitment to band, chorus, or orchestra should report to their musical commitment during CP11 on Thursday.  You will do your impact testing in the cafeteria at 3:00PM on Thursday, September 12th.

 

Spirit Day – This Friday we will have our first spirit day and pep rally!  Wear your South proud shirt or green and white to show your South MS spirit!

 

Wellness News – Students who are interested in purchasing a South MS gym uniform are encouraged to check out the sample uniforms hanging outside of the main office.  If you cannot determine your size by looking at the samples, you may try on the samples.  If you need assistance, see Mrs. Marx or Mrs. Lyons in the main office.

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Hope to see everyone there!

 

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Tuesday – September 10, 2019

posted Sep 10, 2019, 6:28 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 10, 2019, 6:28 AM ]


Today is DAY 6

 

September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Booker T. Washington.  Booker T. Washington said, “Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.”  Booker T. Washington believed that the best way for African-Americans to gain social rights was to be people that could be trusted.

 

Cafeteria News – Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Walking Tacos
  • Crispy Chicken Wrap

 

Open House/Back to School Night - Open House/Back to School Night for parents/guardians is TONIGHT, September 10th at South MS.  The evening begins promptly at 5:45PM.  Parents/guardians should be in their child’s homeroom by that time.

 

Picture Day NewsBrush up those smiles – TOMORROW is school picture day!  Don’t forget to have your completed school picture envelope (with payment enclosed), ready to hand to the photographer at your designated photo time.  You may also utilize the online ordering option if you forgot to bring your envelope to school today.  Remember - Even if you are not purchasing a photo package, you still need to report to the photographer at your designated time to have your picture taken!

 

Music News

  • Band News
    • Band members who have not yet turned in your paperwork to Mr. Morris should do so as soon as possible.
    • Jazz Band audition packets are available in the band room.  They may be picked up during CP11 today.
  • Orchestra News – Any student who has orchestra sign-up forms should return them to their homeroom teacher as soon as possible.

 

South Fall Sports News

  • Football – Any 6th, 7th or 8th grade student interested in being a manager for the football team should see Mr. Renner ASAP.
  • Sports Lockers – 7th & 8th grade students who are playing a fall sports:  You are entitled to a big locker in the locker rooms.  Please see a Wellness teacher before or after school to sign up for a locker.  Be sure to provide your own lock.  Locks will have to be taken off at the end of the season.  Thank you!

 

Spirit Day – This Friday we will have our first spirit day and pep rally!  Wear your South proud shirt or green and white to show your South MS spirit!

 

Wellness News – Students who are interested in purchasing a South MS gym uniform are encouraged to check out the sample uniforms hanging outside of the main office.  If you cannot determine your size by looking at the samples, you may try on the samples.  If you need assistance, see Mrs. Marx or Mrs. Lyons in the main office.

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Hope to see everyone there!

 

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Monday – September 9, 2019

posted Sep 9, 2019, 7:00 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 9, 2019, 7:00 AM ]

Today is DAY 5

 

September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Booker T. Washington.  Booker T. Washington said, “Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.”  Booker T. Washington was one of the last African-American leaders born into slavery.  He knew the importance of trusting people who had been denied trust in the past.

 

Cafeteria News – Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Walking Tacos
  • Crispy Chicken Wrap

 

Picture Day News - School picture day is Wednesday!  If you are interested in purchasing a photo package, please give the completed envelope with money enclosed to the photographer on picture day or see the online ordering information on the photo envelopeEven if you are not purchasing a photo package, you still need to report to the photographer at your designated time to have your picture taken!  Additional photo envelopes are available on the counter in the main office.

 

Music News -

  • Choir News – 8th Grade Choir members are reminded to turn their choir contracts into Miss Krall as soon as possible.
    • 8th Grade Choir will rehearse today during 11th period.  Please report to Miss Krall’s room directly after visiting your locker.

 

South Fall Sports News

  • Cheerleading – Cheerleader physical forms are due.  You may not attend today’s practice without your completed physical form.  Turn your surveys and your physical forms into Mrs. Welsh.
  • Sports Lockers – 7th & 8th grade students who are playing a fall sports:  You are entitled to a big locker in the locker rooms.  Please see a Wellness teacher before or after school to sign up for a locker.  Be sure to provide your own lock.  Locks will have to be taken off at the end of the season.  Thank you!

 

Wellness News – Students who are interested in purchasing a South MS gym uniform are encouraged to check out the sample uniforms hanging outside of the main office.  If you cannot determine your size by looking at the samples, you may try on the samples.  If you need assistance, see Mrs. Marx or Mrs. Lyons in the main office.

 

Open House/Back to School Night - Open House/Back to School Night for parents/guardians is next Tuesday, September 10th at South MS.  The evening begins promptly at 5:45PM.  Parents/guardians should be in their child’s homeroom by that time.

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Hope to see everyone there!

 

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Friday – September 6, 2019

posted Sep 6, 2019, 6:38 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 6, 2019, 6:38 AM ]


Today is DAY 4


September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Henry Stimson.  Henry Stimson said, “The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.”  It is important that you trust the people that you know and care about. You should give your friends a chance to prove they are trustworthy to you.

 

Cafeteria News – Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Mozzarella Sticks w/sauce
  • Spicy Chicken Patty Sandwich

 

Picture Day News - School picture day is next Wednesday!  If you are interested in purchasing a photo package, please give the completed envelope with money enclosed to the photographer on picture day or see the online ordering information on the photo envelopeEven if you are not purchasing a photo package, you still need to report to the photographer at your designated time to have your picture taken!  Additional photo envelopes are available on the counter in the main office.

 

Music News -

  • Band News – Any student who missed the band sign-up meeting should report to the band room immediately after announcements today.
  • Orchestra News7th & 8th grade string students will meet TODAY in room #109 immediately after PM announcements.
  • Choir News – 8th graders interested in joining choir are reminded to put their sign-up forms in the envelope outside Miss Krall’s room.  Students needing a form should see Miss Krall.  Rehearsal beings Monday!

 

South Fall Sports News

  • Cheerleading – Cheerleader physical forms are due.  You may not attend Monday’s practice without your completed physical form.  Turn your surveys and your physical forms into Mrs. Welsh.
  • Sports Lockers – 7th & 8th grade students who are playing a fall sports:  You are entitled to a big locker in the locker rooms.  Please see a Wellness teacher before or after school to sign up for a locker.  Be sure to provide your own lock.  Locks will have to be taken off at the end of the season.  Thank you!

 

Library News - The library is open today!

  • Visit the library to borrow your first books of the school year.  Remember, you must have a pass to visit the library.
  • If you borrowed books for the summer months, please return your books to the library this week.

 

Wellness News – Students who are interested in purchasing a South MS gym uniform are encouraged to check out the sample uniforms hanging outside of the main office.  If you cannot determine your size by looking at the samples, you may try on the samples.  If you need assistance, see Mrs. Marx or Mrs. Lyons in the main office.

 

Open House/Back to School Night - Open House/Back to School Night for parents/guardians is next Tuesday, September 10th at South MS.  The evening begins promptly at 5:45PM.  Parents/guardians should be in their child’s homeroom by that time.

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Hope to see everyone there!

 

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Thursday – September 5, 2019

posted Sep 5, 2019, 5:44 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 5, 2019, 5:44 AM ]


Today is DAY 3


September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Henry Stimson.  Henry Stimson said, “The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.”  If you want people to trust you, you have to prove you are an honorable person.  Students, it is so important to be brave and always do and say the right things.  Do the right thing, even when people want you to do bad things.  And remember; be good all the time.  Being trustworthy is not easy, but it definitely feels good.

 

Cafeteria News – Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Chicken Nuggets
  • Chef Salad w/Roll

 

South Fall Sports News

  • Field Hockey – Any 6th, 7th, or 8th grade student who might be interested in being a manager for the field hockey team is encouraged to see Coach Johnson in room #207 today.  The field hockey team could really use a great manager!  Thank you!
  • Sports Lockers – 7th & 8th grade students who are playing a fall sports:  You are entitled to a big locker in the locker rooms.  Please see a Wellness teacher before or after school to sign up for a locker.  Be sure to provide your own lock.  Locks will have to be taken off at the end of the season.  Thank you!

 

Music News -

  • Band News
    • Attention 6th grade band students:  Please return your band paperwork to your homeroom teacher asap.
    • Band sign-ups for interested 7th & 8th grade students will be in room #111 immediately after PM announcements TODAY.  If you are interested in learning an instrument and being a part of the South Band or South Jazz Band, please plan on attending today’s meeting.
  • Orchestra News – There will be 2 very important meetings for orchestra sign-ups:
    • 6th grade student string students will meet on TODAY in room #109 immediately after PM announcements.
    • 7th & 8th grade student string students will meet TOMORROW in room #109 immediately after PM announcements.

 

Library News - The library is open today!

  • Visit the library to borrow your first books of the school year.  Remember, you must have a pass to visit the library.
  • If you borrowed books for the summer months, please return your books to the library this week.

 

Wellness News – Students who are interested in purchasing a South MS gym uniform are encouraged to check out the sample uniforms hanging outside of the main office.  If you cannot determine your size by looking at the samples, you may try on the samples.  If you need assistance, see Mrs. Marx or Mrs. Lyons in the main office.

 

Open House/Back to School Night - Open House/Back to School Night for parents/guardians is next Tuesday, September 10th at South MS.  The evening begins promptly at 5:45PM.  Parents/guardians should be in their child’s homeroom by that time.

 

School Picture Day - School picture day is next Wednesday, September 11th.  Students should have brought home their photo envelope on the first day of school.  You may order photos via the photo envelope (payment enclosed) or online (directions are on the envelope for ordering).  Even if a photo package is not being ordered, students must get their picture taken for school records.  Thank you!

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Hope to see everyone there!

  

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Wednesday – September 4, 2019

posted Sep 4, 2019, 5:36 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 4, 2019, 5:36 AM ]


Today is DAY 2


September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Henry Stimson.  Henry Stimson said, “The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.”  Good people are people you can trust.  They are honest; they tell the truth.  They are brave enough to do good things, even when people want them to do bad things.

 

South Sports News

  • Cheerleaders – Anyone who attended the cheerleading meeting yesterday during CP11 and did not return their survey sheet should return it today to Mrs. Welsh.
  • Football equipment pick up will be tomorrow – Football players should report to the gym lobby at 2:20PM to prepare to board the bus to the high school.  Players will return to South MS in time to take the 5:00PM bus home.
  • After School Practice will begin as follows:
    • Today – Soccer practice begins.

 

Music News -

  • Choir News – Any 8th grade student interested in joining the choir is welcome to attend an informational meeting in room #110 after PM announcements TODAY.
  • Band News
    • Attention all 6th grade students:  During CP11 today there will be an information meeting in the band room to learn about the amazing South Band and Jazz Band.  Anyone who played an instrument in 4th or 5th grade should attend.  Any other 6th graders who would like to learn how to play an instrument should come to the meeting also.  Students should leave your backpacks and belongings in your homeroom as you will be returning there before dismissal.
    • Band sign-ups for interested 7th & 8th grade students will be in room #111 immediately after PM announcements on Thursday, September 5th.
  • Orchestra News – There will be 2 very important meetings for orchestra sign-ups:
    • 6th grade student string students will meet on Thursday, September 5th in room #109 immediately after PM announcements.
    • 7th & 8th grade student string students will meet on Friday, September 6th in room #109 immediately after PM announcements.

 

Library News - The library is open today!

  • Visit the library to borrow your first books of the school year.  Remember, you must have a pass to visit the library.
  • If you borrowed books for the summer months, please return your books to the library this week.

 

Open House/Back to School Night - Open House/Back to School Night for parents/guardians is next Tuesday, September 10th at South MS.  The evening begins promptly at 5:45PM.  Parents/guardians should be in their child’s homeroom by that time.

 

School Picture Day - School picture day is next Wednesday, September 11th.  Students should have brought home their photo envelope on the first day of school.  You may order photos via the photo envelope (payment enclosed) or online (directions are on the envelope for ordering).  Even if a photo package is not being ordered, students must get their picture taken for school records.  Thank you!

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Hope to see everyone there!

  

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Tuesday – September 3, 2019

posted Sep 3, 2019, 7:50 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Sep 3, 2019, 7:51 AM ]


Today is DAY 1


September Theme – September’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “trustworthiness.”

 

Quote of the Day – This week’s quote is from Henry Stimson.  Henry Stimson said, “The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.”  Henry Stimson was an American statesman who lived from 1867-1950.  Mr. Stimson is reminding us just how important it is that we allow people to be trusted.  We must give everyone a chance to prove themselves trustworthy.  If you can do that for someone, you will surely make their day!

 

FOR (Friends or Rachel) Club News – The FOR Club and the 6th grade teachers thank the following students for a phenomenal job with the 6th grade tours this summer:

  • Makena Charles                Nikki Diehl                           Molly Hawkins
  • Skyler Domurad                Chloe Chun                         Heidi Foster
  • It’s people like you that make South such a great place!

 

FCS News – All Family Consumer Science classes should report to room #300 for class today.

 

Wellness News – Students who have wellness or health class today should report as follows:

  • Mrs. Bosler’s classes – room #201
  • Mrs. Bonnem’s classes – gym
  • Mrs. Welsh’s classes – room #301

 

Student Council News – Student Council members should report to room #112 today immediately after PM announcements.  Check in with your homeroom teacher first and attend fall sports meetings if you need to prior to reporting to room #112.

 

South Sports News

  • Fall Sports Interest Meetings – Fall sports interest meetings will be held during CP11 today as follows:
    • Field Hockey – gym
    • Football - gym
    • Soccer - cafeteria.  Coach Arnold requests that you bring your paperwork to the meeting with you.  Any questions, please see Mr. Arnold in room #115.
    • Cheerleading – Library
    • Students are reminded to bring all sports paperwork to the interest meeting to give to the coach.
  • After School Practice will begin as follows:
    • Today – Football and Field Hockey practice begins.
    • Tomorrow – Soccer practice begins.
  • Football equipment pick up will be tomorrow – Football players should report to the gym lobby at 2:20PM to prepare to board the bus to the high school.  Players will return to South MS in time to take the 5:00PM bus home.

 

Music News -

  • Band News
    • Band sign-ups for interested 6th grade students will be in room #111 immediately after PM announcements TOMORROW.
    • Band sign-ups for interested 7th & 8th grade students will be in room #111 immediately after PM announcements on Thursday, September 5th.
  • Choir News – Any 8th grade student interested in joining the choir is welcome to attend an informational meeting in room #110 after PM announcements TOMORROW.
  • Orchestra News – There will be 2 very important meeting for orchestra sign-ups:
    • 6th grade student string students will meet on Thursday, September 5th in room #109 immediately after PM announcements.
    • 7th & 8th grade student string students will meet on Friday, September 6th in room #109 immediately after PM announcements.

 

Library News - The library is open today!

  • Visit the library to borrow your first books of the school year.  Remember, you must have a pass to visit the library.
  • If you borrowed books for the summer months, please return your books to the library this week.

 

Open House/Back to School Night - Open House/Back to School Night for parents/guardians is next Tuesday, September 10th at South MS.  The evening begins promptly at 5:45PM.  Parents/guardians should be in their child’s homeroom by that time.

 

School Picture Day - School picture day is next Wednesday, September 11th.  Students should have brought home their photo envelope on the first day of school.  You may order photos via the photo envelope (payment enclosed) or online (directions are on the envelope for ordering).  Even if a photo package is not being ordered, students must get their picture taken for school records.  Thank you!

 

Rita’s Water Ice Night – The SCN welcomes South students and staff back to a new school year!  To kick off the school year right, come on out Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00PM to the Rita’s in Perkasie at 7th & Market St. for a delicious treat!  A percentage of the proceeds will benefit South MS.  Come on out and have an “ICE” evening and be on the lookout for some familiar faces when you place your order!  Hope to see everyone there!

  

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

Daily Announcements for Tuesday – June 18, 2019

posted Jun 18, 2019, 5:24 AM by Linda Marx   [ updated Jun 18, 2019, 5:24 AM ]


Today is DAY 6


June Theme - June’s “T.A.K.E.S. P.R.I.D.E.” theme is “esteem building.”

 

Today’s lunch entrees are:

  • Assorted Pizza Slices

 

Yearbooks – Yearbooks are SOLD OUT!

 

LipDub Kudos – Student Council, on behalf of South students, gives a big shout out to Mrs. Sands for bringing the lipdub to South.  Thank you Mrs. Sands – you rock!

2019/2020 South Student Council News – 2019/20 South student council members are reminded to fill out the google form that was sent to your school e-mail.  See Ms. Meneeley with any questions.

 

Music Dept. News

·         Orchestra – There are many student owned string instruments on the racks outside of the nurse’s office.  Please remember to take yours home!

 

Gym Locker Clean out News – Wellness students are reminded to clean out your gym locker ASAP.  Contents of gym lockers left after today will be donated or discarded.

 

Field Hockey Camp – Any student interested in attending field hockey camp this summer should stop in the main office to pick up an informational flyer.  The camp is open to all middle school grades.

 

Cheerleading News – Any student who was unable to attend the South MS cheerleading meeting last week but is interested in cheering this fall should stop in the main office to pick up an informational packet from the counter.

 

Office Pick-up – Attention South MS girls:  Did your parent recently drop off a bag containing Nike sneakers and clothing in the main office?  Did you forget to pick up your belongings in the main office?  Please pick up your belongings ASAP or they will be donated/discarded after the last day of school.

 

REMINDER

  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When dropping off/picking up students/forgotten items, PLEASE do not park in the NO PARKING/FIRE ZONE area near the main office entrance.
    • Due to bus traffic and student safety, please park on the street between the hours of 7:00AM – 8:00AM, and 2:00PM – 3:00PM.  Otherwise, you may park in the designated parking spaces in the parking lot.  Thank you!
  • Attn. Parents/Guardians:  When calling in your child’s absence, please remember to call the voice mail line at 215-257-0469 (ext. 991008).  Thank you!
  • Attn Students:  ALL students should be entering the building in the morning through the doors near the cafeteria. DO NOT enter through the front doors near the bike rack.
  • Please remind your parents they are not to enter the front lot where the buses drop off between 7:00-8:15AM.  If your parent or guardian is dropping you off between these times, they should let you out at the 5th Street curb.
  • Also, no students should be entering through the front doors before 7:45AM.
  • All Students and staff are reminded - DO NOT open building doors for anyone.  All guests should be directed to enter thru the secure vestibule at the front of the building.

1-10 of 864