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    Chippewa Enews


    FOR THE WEEK OF
    January 14-16
     

    Monday, January 14 B 
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    Snow Ball 2019 - Tickets on sale all lunches $10 
     
    2:30PM  After School Activities 
    • Fitness Training 
    • Girls Basketball 
    • Swimming Session I 
    • Math Team Meet @ HV 
    • Musical Practice
    • Backstage Prop Crew 
    • Ski/Snowboard Club  

    Tuesday, January 15 A
     
    6:45AM Chess Club and Jazz Band  
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    Snow Ball 2019 - Tickets on sale all lunches $10 
     
    2:30PM  After School Activities 
    • Boys Basketball 
    • Coding Club 
    • Swimming Session I 
    • Strategy Gaming Club 
    • Musical Practice 
    • Backstage Prop Crew 
    • Ski/Snowboard Club   
    • After School Academic Support

    Wednesday, January 16 B 
     
    End of Semester I 
    (An email will be sent out when grades are posted in ParentVUE.)
     
    7:00AM Chamber Rehearsal 
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    Snow Ball 2019 - Tickets on sale all lunches $10 
     
    2:30PM  After School Activities 
    • Fitness Training 
    • Girls Basketball
    • Swimming Session I 
    • Mural Club 
    • Science Olympiad 
    • Musical Practice 
    • NO After School Academic Support

    Thursday, January 17 
     
    NO SCHOOL 

    Friday, January 18
     
    NO SCHOOL  
      

    Parents/Guardians of 5th grade Island Lake and Turtle Lake Students:

    We hope you will join us for a Middle School Enrollment Information Night on chip Thursday, January 31, at Chippewa Middle School starting at 6:15 pm.  This is a great opportunity to meet teachers, visit classrooms, and discover the innovative approaches we are taking to ignite students' aspirations, build their self-efficacy, and increase achievement and growth.

    This information night is geared toward parents of incoming 6th graders.  A student orientation is scheduled for early spring. We hope you can join us.  If you have any questions, please call us at 651-621-6400.  Invitations to this events will be mailed next week!  

     


    SAVE THE DATE! 
     
    Attention 8th Grade CHOIR PARENTS,  8th grade Choir students will be singing in the The Eastside District Choir Festival on  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11 at 7:00pm at Mounds View High School
     

     
    TICKETS ON SALE STARTING JANUARY 14TH 
    (During all lunches) 
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    Parents, ChAC needs your help! Please consider volunteering to help before, during or after the Snow Ball.  This event cannot happen without parent support.  Please click on this link to sign up to volunteer at Chippewa's biggest event of the year! 
     
    Didn't put your decorations away yet? Perfect! ChAC needs white light-up WINTER themed decorations.  This allows the Chippewa Gymnasiums to transform into a winter wonderland. Please consider loaning or donating ChAC these items. Drop off items to the front office during the week of January 22nd. Items must be white and light-up. Desired items include light-up reindeer, snowflakes, polar bears etc.  Thank you for helping to make this a memorable event for our students! 
     

    AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES - REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!  

    Coding/Maker Club 

    Interested in learning or expanding your expertise in 2d/3d design, laser cutting, 3D printing, vinyl cutting or coding?  The Chippewa Maker Club/Coding Club is for you! In this club, you get to pursue your own making interests to complete project(s) of your choice.  Mr. Weiger will provide as much guidance and assistance as you need. This club will involve lots of self-directed learning so that you can accomplish whatever your goal is. For students who are interested in making, but aren't sure where to start, we'll have lots of resources to help you choose a direction.  Register through FeePay for either Wednesday or Thursday meeting days.  Program will start the week of February 4th and will meet room 108 after school. 

    For a list of other activities available click here.


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    January non-school-day field trip
     
    Have you booked your student's spot for the January 17 non-school-day field trip? Non-school day field trips are available to all students in grades K-8. All-day field trips are from 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. Drop-off and pick-up is at the Mounds View High School gymnasium. Space is limited. Register today!
     

    Minnesota Children's Museum | Grades K-3

    We will begin the day with gym games and then board the bus to the Minnesota Children's Museum in Saint Paul which features 10 new permanent exhibits and great visitor amenities. The experiences cultivate essential skills, including critical thinking, communication, creative thinking and more. The museum creates an educational environment infused with excitement and hands-on interactions, making the museum one of the top destinations in Minnesota for student visits.

    Snowtubing at Wild Mountain | Grades 4-8

    Get your friends together and hit the tubing hill at Wild Mountain. Then, return to Mounds View High School for your favorite gym games until pick-up time. Students must bring their own winter coat, snow pants, hat and gloves/mittens. A completed release form is required to board the bus.

    Click here to register now! 

    Questions? Call 651-621-6020. 


    CHIPPEWA STRATEGY GAME CLUB 
     
    Registration is open for the 2nd Half of the Year.  We meet Tuesday after school from 2:30-3:25pm in the Cafeteria.  Learn new table top games or challenge your friends to the ones you already know!  Cards, dice, boards. The Velociraptors, Sushi, & Zombies await!  The online registration window will be open until 1/21 through MV Community Education.  Click on this link to check it out:
     

    CHIPPEWA STRATEGY GAME CLUB 
     
    Attention Middle School Chess Players!
    There are 2 ways to enjoy playing middle school chess the second half of the school year.  Join us for Chess Club before school 6:45-7:30am and/or compete with the other middle schools on your school's "Chess Team" after school!  There are 6 chess competitions scheduled.  You must register before January 21st! 

    Click on the Links Below to Find Out More:

    After School "Chess Team" - 6 Competitions - HV, EW, CH

    MVSA – SPRING/SUMMER SOFTBALL

    Registration is now open for Mounds View Softball Association Spring/Summer season.  Registration is open to all girls ages 7-18 living or attending school in the Mounds View School District 621 attendance area.  To sign up and for more information, please visit the Mounds View Softball Association.    

     

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