Southwest Middle School

Daily Bulletin


Wednesday, February 29, 2012     Bulletin #123




 Today’s Schedule

A – 3:00 Dismissal







Word of the Week:  Issue / Asunto









Definition: a subject or problem that people discuss / tema o punto








Sentence: The cost of health care is an issue that affects everyone. /El costo del cuidado de la salud es un asunto que nos afecta a todos. 


Student Section


Math Field Day participants, there is practice today in room 302 for our competition next week on March 10th.   Please be on time.


Interested in experiencing the medieval times?  There will be a Medieval Times field trip on March 13th.  For only $42, you could enjoy a delicious Medieval Times meal and a trip to Safari Park in Los Angeles.  If you are interested in attending the Medieval Times field trip, please contact Ms. Uriarte in Relo 8 for more information.


SOM Ladies don’t forget this Saturday is Adelante Mujer! This is a great opportunity to learn about various career opportunities from professional Latinas in law, business, media, engineering, and other career areas.   The conference is completely free and you will be receiving pan dulce, lunch and a t-shirt. A free dress day pass will also be given to all ladies who attend. Please see Mrs. Gonzalez in the Counseling Center (Relo 3) for a registration form.

Students: Do you plan to go to college?  Do you know what steps you need to take in order to get there?  College Making It Happen is coming!  On Wednesday, March 13th at 6:00 p.m., we will have college representatives with valuable information on how to prepare you and your parents for college.  We will have raffles and you will also receive a free dress day coupon if your parents attend.  Don’t miss out! For more information, stop by the counseling center.


Students we are having another Read Across America competition today during lunch.  Winners will receive gift cards or AMC movie tickets.  Get your lunch and meet at the stage area!


Cheer & Dance girls, if you plan in ordering a uniform please see Ms. Nunez for a payment form. All uniforms forms and payments are due by Friday, March 9th.


Attention all students,  if you are interested in going to Big Bear for some skiing and snowboarding, please see Ms. Nunez for a permission slip. The Big Bear trip will be on Thursday, March 29th during spring break. This would be a good time to have some fun and hang out with your friends!