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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Love of Learning.
“Love of learning is a pleasant and universal bond, since it deals with what one is and
not what one has.”  ~Freya Stark


  • All middle and high school athletic competitions are suspended until at least Monday, April 6, 2020. This includes all workouts, skill development, practices and contests (on or off campus).
  • In light of multiple co-curricular organizations canceling scheduled activities, all co-curricular competitions are suspended until at least Monday, April 6, 2020.

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March 23-27, 2020

Monday, March 16
Teacher Workday – No School for Students

Tuesday, March 17
NC Check-In Testing – ELA

Wednesday, March 18
NC Check-In Testing – Math/Math 1

Thursday, March 19
NC Check-In Testing – Earth Science (8th grade only)

Friday, March 20
Jump Rope for Heart
Report Cards Go Home

“If we succeed in giving the love of learning, the learning itself is sure to follow.”  ~John Lubbock

Upcoming Events


Monday, March 23
7:15 a.m.-2:45 p.m.  Book Fair
2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings

Tuesday, March 24
7:15 a.m.-6:00 p.m.  Book Fair & Evening Family Shopping
2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting

Wednesday, March 25
7:15 a.m.-2:45 p.m.  Book Fair

Thursday, March 26
7:15 a.m.-2:45 p.m.  Book Fair

Friday, March 27
7:15 a.m.-2:45 p.m.  Book Fair

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Published by Pamela Sands on March 13, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Social Intelligence.
“Your work is the single greatest means at your disposal for expressing your social intelligence.”  ~Robert Greene

Monday, March 9
2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Baseball and Softball @ HOME vs. Westover MS

Tuesday, March 10
9:30 a.m.  Tornado Drill
4:30 p.m.  Boys’ Track and Field @ Reid Ross CS

Wednesday, March 11
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Soccer @ HOME vs. John Griffin MS

Thursday, March 12
2:45 p.m.  Spring Sports Pictures
6:00 p.m.  Orchestra Concert

Friday, March 13
International Attire Day
End of the Third Grading Period

“Strategic planning for the future is the most hopeful indication of our increasing social intelligence.”  ~William H. Hastie

Upcoming Events


Monday, March 16
Teacher Workday – No School for Students

Tuesday, March 17
NC Check-In Testing – ELA
4:30 p.m.  Boys’ Track and Field @ HOME

Wednesday, March 18
NC Check-In Testing – Math/Math 1

Thursday, March 19
NC Check-In Testing – Earth Science (8th grade only)
4:00 p.m.  Softball and Baseball @ HOME vs. Spring Lake MS
5:30 p.m.  NJHS Inductions

Friday, March 20
Jump Rope for Heart
Report Cards Go Home

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Published by Pamela Sands on March 6, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is cheering others’ success.
“Cheer for people.  There is enough sun for everyone.”  ~anonymous

Monday, March 2
Read Across America Day
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  Battle of the Books Competition @ ERC
Student 2020-21 Course Registration Forms are Due
2:45 p.m.  Faculty Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Baseball and Softball @ South View MS

Tuesday, March 3
4:30 p.m.  Boys’ Track and Field @ HOME  postponed

Wednesday, March 4
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Soccer @ South View MS

Thursday, March 5
1:30 p.m.  Spring Sports Pep Rally
4:00 p.m.  Softball and Baseball @ HOME vs. John Griffin MS

Friday, March 6

Saturday, March 7
8:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.  Forensics County Tournament
Orchestra Auditions

“Spend your time with people who only want the very best for you.  And be someone who only wants the very best for others, too.”  ~ C. Richardson

Upcoming Events


Monday, March 9
2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Baseball and Softball @ HOME vs. Westover MS

Tuesday, March 10
4:30 p.m.  Boys’ Track and Field @ Reid Ross CS

Wednesday, March 11
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Soccer @ HOME vs. John Griffin MS

Thursday, March 12
2:45 p.m.  Spring Sports Pictures
6:00 p.m.  Orchestra Concert

Friday, March 13
End of the Third Grading Period

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Published by Pamela Sands on February 28, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Enthusiasm.
“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Monday, February 24
ELA Remediation
2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings

Tuesday, February 25
ELA Remediation
2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting

Wednesday, February 26
Science Remediation
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Soccer @ Pine Forest MS

Thursday, February 27
Math Remediation

Friday, February 28
Math Remediation
School-wide Fundraiser Ends

“I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.” ~Steve Irwin

Upcoming Events


Monday, March 2 – 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  Battle of the Books Competition @ ERC
Monday, March 2 – Student 2020-21 Course Registration Forms are Due
Monday, March 2 – 2:45 p.m.  Faculty Meeting
Monday, March 2 – 4:00 p.m.  Baseball and Softball @ South View MS
Tuesday, March 3 – 4:30 p.m.  Boys’ Track and Field @ HOME
Wednesday, March 4 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Soccer @ South View MS
Thursday, March 5 – 1:30 p.m.  Spring Sports Pep Rally
Thursday, March 5 – 4:00 p.m.  Softball and Baseball @ HOME vs. John Griffin MS
Saturday, March 7 – 8:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.  Forensics County Tournament
Saturday, March 7 – Orchestra Auditions

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Published by Pamela Sands on February 21, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Optimism.
“Happiness can be found in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.”
~J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Monday, February 17
Teacher Workday

Tuesday, February 18
Required Teacher Workday/CCS Professional Development

Wednesday, February 19
NC Check-In Testing 2 – ELA

Thursday, February 20
NC Check-In Testing 2 – Math
3:30 p.m.  Parent Registration Meeting

Friday, February 21
7:30 a.m.  8th Grade Registration Meeting
3:00 p.m.  Baseball/Softball Fundraiser Dodgeball Tournament

“Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.” ~William James

Upcoming Events


Monday, February 24 – 2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings
Tuesday, February 25 – 2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
Wednesday, February 26 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Soccer @ Pine Forest MS

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Published by Pamela Sands on February 14, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Love.
“The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love.” ~Henry Miller

Monday, February 10
ELA Remediation
2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Basketball Strength Game @ John Griffin MS

Tuesday, February 11
6th and 7th Grade Math Remediation
2:45 p.m.  Spring Sport Student Meeting
3:00-6:00 p.m.  Parent/Teacher Conferences

Wednesday, February 12
8th Grade Science Remediation
CCS County Spelling Bee Finals
Rising 6th Grade Visit

Thursday, February 13
8th Grade Math Remediation
7:30 a.m.  6th Grade Registration Meeting
3:00 p.m.  Baseball/Softball Fundraiser  moved to Friday, February 21

Friday, February 14
7:30 a.m.  7th Grade Registration Meeting

“Love can only be found through the act of loving.” ~Paulo Coelho

Upcoming Events


Monday, February 17 – Teacher Workday
Tuesday, February 18 – Required Teacher Workday/CCS Professional Development
Wednesday, February 19 – NC Check-In Testing 2 – ELA
Thursday, February 20 – NC Check-In Testing 2 – Math
Thursday, February 20 – 3:30 p.m.  Parent Registration Meeting
Friday, February 21 – 3:00 p.m.  Baseball/Softball Fundraiser Dodgeball Tournament

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Published by Pamela Sands on February 7, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Forgiveness.
“Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.” ~Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, February 3
2:45 p.m.  Department Meetings

Tuesday, February 4
9:00 a.m.  Civic Oration
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Basketball Strength Game

Wednesday, February 5
4:00 p.m.  Wrestling Strength Match

Thursday, February 6
JBHS Visit – 8th Graders
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Basketball Strength Game rescheduled for Monday, February 10

Friday, February 7
Progress Reports Go Home
5:30-7:30 p.m.  Relay for Life Sweetheart Dance

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” ~Mahatma Gandhi

Upcoming Events


Monday, February 10 – 2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting
Monday, February 10 – 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Basketball Strength Game @ John Grifffin MS
Tuesday, February 11 – 3:00-6:00 p.m.  Parent/Teacher Conferences
Wednesday, February 12 – Rising 6th Grade Visit
Thursday, February 13 – 3:00 p.m.  Baseball/Softball Fundraiser

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Published by Pamela Sands on January 31, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Supporting others when they struggle.
“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.” ~Charles Dickens

Monday, January 27
2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings

Tuesday, January 28
1:30 p.m.  Fundraiser Kickoff
2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ HOME vs. Anne Chesnutt MS
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball @ Anne Chesnutt MS

Wednesday, January 29
5:30 p.m.  Science Fair

Thursday, January 30
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball @ HOME vs. Albritton MS
4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ Albritton MS

Friday, January 31
Box Tops for Education Collection

“One of the most important things you can do on this earth is to let people know they are not alone.” ~Shannon L. Alder

Upcoming Events


Monday, February 3 – 2:45 p.m.  Department Meetings
Tuesday, February 4 – 9:00 a.m.  Civic Oration
Tuesday, February 4 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Basketball Strength Game
Wednesday, February 5 – 4:00 p.m.  Wrestling Strength Match
Thursday, February 6 – JBHS Visit – 8th Graders
Thursday, February 6 – 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Basketball Strength Game
Friday, February 7 – Progress Reports Go Home
Friday, February 7 – 5:30-7:30 p.m.  Relay for Life Sweetheart Dance

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Published by Pamela Sands on January 24, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Perseverance.
“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” ~Confucius

Monday, January 20
No School

Tuesday, January 21
4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ HOME vs. Spring Lake MS
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball @ Spring Lake MS

Wednesday, January 22
8:45 a.m.  SFHS Visit

Thursday, January 23
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball @ HOME vs. Hope Mills MS
4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ Hope Mills MS

Friday, January 24
3:30 p.m.  Forensics Tournament @ Pine Forest MS

“You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. ”  ~Maya Angelou 

Upcoming Events


Monday, January 27 – 2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings
Tuesday, January 28 – 1:30 p.m.  Fundraiser Kickoff
Tuesday, January 28 – 2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
Tuesday, January 28 – 4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ HOME vs. Anne Chesnutt MS
Tuesday, January 28 – 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball @ Anne Chesnutt MS
Wednesday, January 29 – 5:30 p.m.  Science Fair
Thursday, January 30 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball @ HOME vs. Albritton MS
Thursday, January 30 – 4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ Albritton MS

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Published by Pamela Sands on January 17, 2020

        


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This week’s Positivity Project trait is Prudence.
“Prudence is the footprint of Wisdom.” ~Amos Bronson Alcott

Monday, January 13
2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting

Tuesday, January 14
4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ HOME vs. Albritton MS
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball @ Albritton MS

Wednesday, January 15

Thursday, January 16
5:30 p.m.  Second Quarter Awards Ceremony

Friday, January 17

“Don’t always use prudence for precaution, sometimes use it for progress.”  ~Amit Kalantri 

Upcoming Events


Monday, January 20 No School
Tuesday, January 21 – 4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ HOME vs. Spring Lake MS
Tuesday, January 21 – 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball @ Spring Lake MS
Wednesday, January 22 – 8:45 a.m.  SFHS Visit
Thursday, January 23 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball @ HOME vs. Hope Mills MS
Thursday, January 23 – 4:00 p.m.  Wrestling @ Hope Mills MS

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Published by Pamela Sands on January 10, 2020