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October 1, 2019


October 1, 2019

SAT word of the day is resilient (rəˈzilyənt). The meaning of resilient is able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions. Example: In the face of adversity, Mrs. Bowman was proud of how the volleyball team remained resilient.

Quote of the Day: “Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.” George Eliot


Black & Blue Competition between West Caldwell and Hibriten is this week at Chick-fil-A. The school that has the highest score at the end of the week will receive a check donated to their athletics. Remember to use the App to get double points. Tell all your family and friends to buy for West Caldwell.

Check out the new book in the media center, The Far Away Brothers, Two Teenage Immigrants Making A Life In America by Lauren Markham. It is an inspiring true story about identical twin teenage brothers who escape El Salvador's violence to build new lives in California as undocumented immigrants. Perfect for fans interested in learning about the issues that underlie today's conversations about DACA and immigration reform.

Reminder National Technical Honor Society Members the Induction Ceremony is TODAY, October 1st at the Civic Center begins at 6:00 pm. Students are to arrive at 5:30 pm and report upstairs when they arrive. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Pope. 

Attention all DECA Members please go to room 216 to see Coach Boston.  

DECA members, If you have not paid your dues and you plan to attend the Regional Conference, please pay this week so that you can be registered. 

Quiz Bowl will practice this Wednesday from 3 to 4 in Mrs. Kimberlin's room.

Any Beta club member who would like to attend the district convention on October 22 needs to see Mrs Hatton in room 343 (or email her) by this Thursday, October 4. 


Yearbook will be collecting senior baby picture from now until October 21st. Please submit your picture to Ms. Storie.


Anyone interested in wrestling this year should plan to come and see Coach Annas this week. There will be a meeting on Thursday after school in room 336.

Any girl interested in playing basketball come by the auxiliary gym this week to see Coach Mangum this week.  There will be a brief informational meeting this Wednesday Oct 2 after school in the auxiliary gym.

If you are interested in winter track and would like to attend workouts, please see Coach Bowman in room 340.


Scrambled Eggs


Mini Corn Dogs

Pepperoni Pizza

Hash browns

Cinnamon Apples


Emoji Juice Cup