November 8, 2019
Today is B day
*Hamburger or cheeseburger served with baked tater tots and seasoned green beans
*Pesto gnocchi and served with a breadstick
*Today the library is closed during 7th and 8th lunches.
*On Monday, Nov. 11, students at Daniel Wright will participate in a school-wide event in honor of Veterans Day. Students will participate in a variety of activities, including lessons focused on the significance of the holiday. Most importantly, students will engage with veterans in small group discussions throughout the day.
ALL STUDENTS WILL NEED TO BRING A SACK LUNCH AND DRINK FOR THEIR LUNCH ON MONDAY.
*Register now for The American Mathematical Competition. More info on the D.W. News webpage
*The Wright Way Club is sponsoring a We CAN Gobble Up Hunger Food Drive. Canned food items are being collected to donate to the Vernon Township Food Pantry. Collection boxes in the cafeteria from November 4th to November 15th.
*Today is the last day to bring Halloween candy to donate to GiveNkind. The donation bin is in the office.
ACTIVITIES & CLUBS
*Sign up for Winter activities and clubs has begun. Register now for Chess, Art Club, Fiber Arts, Flute Choir, Improv, Rubik’s Cube and STEAM Club. Information is posted on the Clubs & Activities pages on the D.W. webpages and flyers for these activities are available in the office and cafeteria.
*Attention all DW students! Do you like to Read? Is ‘competition’ your middle name? Have you begun reading any of the Caudill novels yet? If you can answer YES! YES! YES!, then The Battle of the Books competition team is for you! If you are interested in learning more about the DW Battle of the Books team, please bring your lunch to the library on Friday, November 15. Information sessions will be held during all three lunches.
*7th and 8th Boys Basketball teams have practice
After School Clubs – Registration begins November 4, 2019
Chess Team – Grades 6, 7, 8 - Provides an opportunity for students to socialize, learn to play chess, and compete with others
November 14 – First meeting at 3:45 p.m. in room 106
More info: From DW webpage click on Quick Links – RevTrak – DW Make a Payment – Clubs and Sports –
select Chess Club or click on After School Activities on the DW homepage. Registration opens November 4 at 8 p.m. and closes on November 14 at 8 p.m. or when class is full
After School Activities – Registration begins November 4, 2019
Art Club – Grades 7 & 8 – Students explore new media & materials to create self-directed projects
Fiber Arts Club – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – Sewing, quilting, knitting, crocheting, embroidering, felting and weaving
Flute Choir – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – All flute ensemble for flute players (with 1-year experience)
Improv – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – Students participate in a form of live theatre, which the plot, characters, and dialogue of a game, scene, or story are made up in the moment
Rubik’s Cube – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – students who enjoy cubing, or want to learn cubing – enjoy
learning moves to master challenging puzzles
STEAM Club – Grades 7 & 8 – Students will have hands-on experience and an understanding of
STEAM topics (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)
More info: From DW webpage click on Quick Links – RevTrak – DW Make a Payment – After School Activities – click on activity or click on After School Activities on the DW homepage
Registration opens November 4 at 8 p.m. and closes December 4 at 8 p.m. or when class is full
American Mathematical Competition – AMC
American Mathematical Competition AMC 10 – for students in 10th grade and below an exam in high school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills
More info: DW homepage: click on Quick Links – School Fees RevTrak – DW Make a Payment– Other Purchases – American Mathematical Competition.
Registration opens November 4 at 8:00 p.m. and closes on December 1 at 12:00 p.m.