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    For the week of

    February 27 - March 3

     

    Monday, February 27B

    7-7:55am African Music Ensemble

    2:55-4pm Musical

    2:55-4pm Table Tennis

    2:55-9:15pm Ski/Snowboard

     

    Tuesday, February 28A

    7-7:55am Jazz Band, Chamber Orchestra

    2:55-4pm After School Academic Help, Musical, Newspaper, Strategy Tabletop Gamers, Advanced String Ensemble

    2:55-4pm Floor Hockey

    2:55-9:15pm Ski/Snowboard

    6:30-8pm “Screenagers” Documentary Film - Growing up in the Digital Age

     

    Wednesday, March 1A

    7-7:45am Chess Club

    8am-2pm 6th grade Orchestra Field Trip

    2:55-4pm After School Academic Help, Musical, Science Olympiad

    2:55-4pm Table Tennis

     

    Thursday, March 2B

    7-7:55am Jazz Band

    2:55-4pm After School Academic Help, 6th grade Jazz Band, Yearbook

    2:55-4pm Floor Hockey

    7-8:30pm Musical Performance - Legally Blonde Jr.

     

    Friday, March 3A

    7:40-8am Student Council

    7-8:30pm Musical Performance - Legally Blonde Jr.

     

    Saturday, March 4

    1-2:30pm Musical Performance - Legally Blonde Jr.

    5-6:30pm Musical Performance - Legally Blonde Jr.

     

    ATTENTION ALL STRATEGY GAME AND CHESS PLAYERS

    The Winter Table Top Game Festival will be in the Irondale High School Cafeteria on Friday, February 24, 6-10pm!

     

    There will be Free Open Gaming, an Open 6th Grade to Adult Ticket to Ride Tournament, an Open 6th to Adult Acquire Tournament, and an Open K-12th Grade Chess Tournament.  Who will have the longer route?

     

    Click here for more information.

     

    KNIGHTKRAWLER ROBOTICS

    KnightKrawler Robotics, FRC Team 2052, invites you to attend their annual Sponsors, Family, and Friends Night on Friday, February 24, beginning at 7:00 pm at the Irondale High School Auditorium, 2425 Long Lake Road, New Brighton.  Come meet the team, learn this year's game, and view our 2017 robot as we prepare to get ready for this year's game challenge FIRST Steamworks.  We hope you can join us!

     

    FIRST LEGO LEAGUE

    FIRST LEGO League (FLL) teams, The Dots, Brickstormers, and WYLDE will compete at the FLL state tournament on Saturday, February 25, at Washington Technology Magnet school in St. Paul.  Good luck to all the teams!

     

    YEARBOOKS ON SALE

    Last chance to order Chippewa Middle School’s 2016-17 yearbook!  Place your order today!  Our yearbook will include full color pages that vibrantly capture school memories.  Yearbooks are $35.  All orders are due by Saturday, February 25.  You can place your order by visiting the Lifetouch website.  School ID code is 12299517.  For more information, view the flyer.

     

    GRADE 6 A/B DAY SCHEDULE

    Please note that Tuesday, February 28 and Wednesday, March 1 are BOTH “A” days.  The rest of the year will follow the typical rotating A/B schedule.  Sorry for any confusion.

     

    “SCREENAGERS” DOCUMENTARY FILM: GROWING UP IN THE DIGITAL AGE - THE DRUG LIKE EFFECT OF SCREEN TIME ON THE DEVELOPING BRAIN

    The Principals, PTAs of Turtle Lake and Island Lake, and Chippewa CHAC invite you to attend a shared screening of this recently released and pertinent 1 hour 10 minute documentary film. "Screenagers" probes into the vulnerable corners of family life, including the director’s own, and depicts messy struggles over social media, video games, academics and internet addiction. Through surprising insights from authors and brain scientists, solutions emerge on how we can empower kids to best navigate the digital world.

    Please join us on Tuesday, February 28 at 6:30 pm in the Chippewa Auditorium for the screening.  Click here to view the trailer.

    RSVPs are encouraged. There will be a brief discussion forum following the screening for those who wish to share observations and feedback.  Please invite your friends and consider bringing only children 5th grade and older. We look forward to seeing you for this important presentation.

    HONOR ROLL

    Semester 1 Honor Roll is now posted.  If you have any questions, please contact your student’s dean.

     

    LEGO LEAGUE TEAM WYLDE

    Please help Chippewa Middle School Lego League Team Wylde with their research project.  The team's project is to inform people about White Nose Syndrome in bats.  To learn more about White Nose Syndrome, please visit the team's web page where there is educational information and a survey.  Thank you!
     

    LOST AND FOUND

    Our lost and found is overflowing.  Please have your student stop by the table in the front lobby to claim their missing belongings.  Any unclaimed items will be donated after Friday, March 10.

     

    CHIPPEWA´S MUSICAL - LEGALLY BLONDE JR.

    Get your tickets now before they are sold out!  They can purchased during lunches or in the front office.  $10 for adults and $8 for students.

    Dates for the performances:

    Thursday, March 2 at 7pm

    Friday, March 3 at 7pm

    Saturday, March 4 at 1pm and 5pm

    There is no reserved seating.

     

    MVHS TRACK & FIELD

    Attention 7th and 8th grade girls interested in participating in track and field this spring at Mounds View High School.  Please plan on attending the "Back to Track" informational meeting on Tuesday, March 7, at 7 pm in the high school auditorium.  It is mandatory for all those planning to participate.  The season officially begins Monday, March 13.  Additional information can be found on the team website.

    Questions? please email Coach Aaron Redman aaron.redman@moundsviewschools.org and/or Coach Scott Ylkanen scott.ylkanen@moundsviewschools.org.

     

    COMMUNITY ED

    New Sports Starting on Monday!

    This weekend is your last chance to get signed up for Table Tennis on Mondays and Wednesdays or Floor Hockey on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Have your student grab a paper registration from the Greeter's Desk or go to the Community Ed website to register through FeePay.

     

    Swimming starts the following week on Monday, March 6 and runs Mondays thru Thursdays.

     

    CONCORDIA LANGUAGE VILLAGE

    Concordia Language Village Immersion weekend - May 11-14.  Interested but thought it was full?  We were able to secure a few extra spots!  Sign up through Community Education!

     

    E-FLYERS

    Check out what is happening at Chippewa and around the community.  Here you will find additional information that might not be including in the enews.  Be sure to check back regularly, as new flyers are added often.


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