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Amity Middle School November 2020

Parent/Student Information

End of the 1st Quarter is Thursday, November 5th. Be sure to get all your assignments in at the time your teacher informed you. Honor Roll will still happen! Mr. Larson and Mrs. Galer will deliver candy bars to our 1st Quarter Honor Roll recipients late next week and the following week.

Parents & Students: If your student has a school chrome book signed out to them during our distance learning, please remember to pick the chrome book up by the base, not the screen. We have been noticing some chrome books coming back with broken screens from being carried incorrectly.

School Picture Day! Tuesday, November 10th at the middle school gym. This is a perfect time to get your student's photo for their student body card. We are not charging for student fees at this time, but your student will receive their student body card. The following is the schedule for student pictures.

8am-12pm: PM cohort students

12pm-4pm: AM cohort students

Students are required to wear a face mask upon entering the building. They will enter through the gym doors by the drop box. They will be required to sanitize their hands upon entry. Photographer will tell student when to remove mask for photo. Once photo is taken, student is to put face mask back on and exit the gym through the other double doors. Students are not allow to hang out before and after pictures. Parents can purchase your photos through the link below. However, you can pay cash and/or check the day of but know that the photographer will not have the ability to make change. The pricing is available online as well.

Mr. Larson and the Leadership kids are doing YouTube videos for our weekly Perfect Attendance Winners! Keep attending school every day and you could possibly be a winner! Here are our videos from Ashlyn F. & Marti S. and Bailey A. & Ella C.

Virtual Spirit Week - November 16th-19th

Monday: Sports Team Day

Tuesday: Teal/Purple Day for Suicide Prevention Awareness

Wednesday: Disney Day

Thursday: Decades Day (1950's-1990's eras)

Based on the recommended guidelines set by the State of Oregon and Department of Education, face shields no longer meet the requirement for facial coverings. Instead students and staff will be required to wear face masks.

Counseling News

Are you needing to meet with Mr. Larson? You can set up a virtual meeting with Mr. Larson by using the Google form below. These sessions are 30 minutes and are to be scheduled during your non school time. For example, AM cohort should schedule during PM time frames. While PM cohorts should schedule during AM time frames.

Washington, D.C. Trip

The Spring Break 2021 travelers overwhelmingly voted to bump their trip to Spring Break 2022.

NEW TRAVELERS, should attend the information meeting on Wednesday, December 2nd at 6:30pm. This meeting will most likely be virtual...information will follow.

Please email Jeanna (jeanna.bottenberg@amity.k12.or.us) or call (503-835-0518 ext. 405) if you are interested and she will add you to the invitation list. I will need: first name, last name, student name, email address, and phone number.

Library News

If you are interested in joining a book discussion group, Battle of the Books, or if you're interested in checking out library books, please email Ms. Moorefield at melinda.moorefield@amity.k12.or.us.

Fundraisers

The middle school collects Box Tops for Education and participates in the Coca-Cola Rewards program for schools.

For Box Tops- We can still collect the "clip" ones that say $0.10. However, you can click on the link below, set up an account, pick Amity Middle School and start scanning your receipts for box tops.

For Coca-Cola rewards- if you purchase Coca-Cola products, enter the code on the lid or box by clicking on the link below. Did you know some of these products can bring in anywhere from $0.05 to $0.15 each! You will need to set up an account, and pick Amity Middle School.

All money raised from both of these goes back to our end of the year field trips and after school activities such as Warriors Night Out and Dances.

Warrior News

Amity Senior Parents 2021 has you covered for the holidays! We are selling Blue Raeven Pie Cards ($15) good for 1 delicious fruit pie and Wreaths. Order online at:

Still need a face mask and want to represent your Warriors? Senior Parents has you covered! We are currently pre-ordering blue face masks until November 12th! Order now through:

You can use the QR code on the form to place your order and pay! We accept cash, check and credit/debit. If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Graham at 503-474-8484.

The Amity Booster Club is selling Warrior apparel. Click on the link below to place your order. If you have any questions, please contact Morgan Silacci at amityboosters@gmail.com.

Quick Links for Parents/Students

Credits:

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