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Daily Bulletin for Students and Families



FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018

Canyon Middle School – Release Times for the Week of April 16, 2018
















Event                                                                                Time                        Place

7/8th GRADE STUDENTS! The cafeteria will be giving another try to the 3rd line at lunch. Offerings are the same as line 1 and 2. Line 3 will be open the first 15 minutes of lunch a few days a week! Also be sure to stop by our new snack bar location in the F-Wing!  ~LaLisha Smith, Canyon Cafe Manager

6TH GRADERS: Now that all of you are back from Outdoor School, we are ready to run your Slam Dunk Contest!  If you are interested in showing off your Slam Dunk skills, sign-ups will be this week on Thursday, 4/19 & Friday, 4/20, in front of the Cafeteria.  The contest will be held next Monday thru Thursday, 4/23-4/26. Remember - if you don't sign-up this week, you cannot compete next week! ~Ms. Shen

APRIL IS ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS MONTH: Be green! It's time to 'spring clean' your planet and your campus!  Ask for a bag at the Library counter to collect litter from the Library patio and the hallway in front of the Library entrance.  Bring it back full and earn 3 SOAR tickets for showing Condor Respect.  Your efforts will make everyone happy. ~Library Staff

2018-2019 CHEER TRYOUTS: Cheer tryouts will be held Monday, 4/30; Tuesday, 5/1; Wednesday, 5/2; and Thursday, 5/3. Tryouts are 3:30-5:30 on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, and 2:30-4:30 on Wednesday in the mat room. You must have a cleared athletic packet turned in online by 4/27!! It is mandatory you show up to all 4 tryouts! ~Mr. Nieves

6TH GRADE DIVERSITY CLUB:  Join us today during lunch for the Diversity Club. We have a lot of students here at Canyon and we are all unique in many ways. The Diversity Club will brainstorm ways to celebrate the many cultures and identities represented here at Canyon. In the words of Ed Sheeran, "Let's all get together, we can all be free. Spread love and understanding, positivity." The meetings will take place in the Choir Room. Classroom G-1 is in the music hallway behind the cafeteria.  ~Ms. Burke

CANYON ARCADE: The Canyon Arcade is open every day during the 7th/8th grade lunch in

 I-6, the Wood Shop. Five ways to get in the Canyon Arcade:

● Pay one dollar.

● Use an Academic Incentive FREE Pass from a staff member.

● Use Renaissance Rewards FREE Arcade admission.

● Use 5 completed SOAR tickets.

● Donate an item from the Donation Idea List posted in I-6.

We have 11 cabinets with home systems installed plus a Gift Crane! Stop by and check out the fun! ~Mr. Alexander

AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH CHALLENGE: During Autism Awareness Month we do a Puzzle Challenge at your library. Puzzle pattern reflects the mystery and complexity of Autism. The different colors and shapes represent the diversity of people and families living with this disorder. Receive 5 Soars for each completed puzzle. Puzzles and puzzle boards displayed on game shelves! ~Ms. Layne, Library

CALLING ALL 8TH GRADERS! If you would like to purchase an 8th grade t-shirt or a panoramic picture, a second sale will be held 4/16 through 4/27.  T-shirts are $10 and Unframed Panoramic Pictures are $20. Order forms can be found on the Wall of Forms and payment must be made in cash only.  Orders will be taken in Student Services during regular office hours.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Hsu or Ms. Shen!