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Principal’s Newsletter 10/18/13

Take a moment to read the HBMS Principal’s Newsletter from October 18, 2013.

Officer Robert Colombo visits HBMS during Red Ribbon Week

From the Roswell Patch:

rrw2013Students at Holcomb Bridge Middle School participated in the annual Red Ribbon Week—a program started in 1985 as a campaign to educate children about the negative effects of drugs and alcohol—but this year, they were inspired by Roswell PD Officer Robert Colombo and his K-9 “Bart.”

Read the whole article here.

HBMS Book Fair November 11-15, 2013 Preorder The Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck

doawkThe Book Fair is coming Nov 11th-15th. You can help support our Media Center by pre-ordering the next Jeff Kinney book in the Wimpy Kid series – The Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck.

Click on the link below, print out the order form, fill it out and enclose the form with $8.49 payment in an envelope and bring to the Media Center. All orders are due by October 25th!! The books will be shipped directly to the school and given to your homeroom teacher. Order form in English and in Español. More information about the Book Fair will be posted soon. Hope to see you there!
Parents: Volunteers are needed to help set up, work during the Book Fair, and help pack up!
If you would like to volunteer or have questions, contact Barb Crowe at blcrowe@bellsouth.net or 770/643-2916.

Principal’s Newsletter 10/11/13

Take a moment to read the HBMS Principal’s Newsletter from October 11, 2013.

Red Ribbon Week

redribbonRed Ribbon Week began in 1985 as a campaign to educate our children about the negative effects of drugs and alcohol after D.E.A. Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena was killed by a drug cartel. Please show your support by talking with your children about how to live a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.

Monday: Red Ribbon Week Kick-Off
Tuesday: Wear your favorite sports team apparel
Wednesday: Bring a new pair of socks for donation to North Fulton Community Charities AND wear your own red, crazy, or mis-matched socks
Friday: Wear something RED and/or your “Stick to a Good Plan” sticker and receive and I Care Buck

Click here for more information and an printable flyer that you can post so that you don’t miss any of the activities this week.

Jr. Knights Girls Basketball Practice Calendar

We need middle school girls to play Jr. Knights Basketball. Any ladies interested can just find their grade/team and go to a scheduled practice to join the team!

6G = 6th grade girls
7G = 7th grade girls
8G = 8th grade Girls

If folks have any questions please call or email me.

Thanks
Jon Bennett
President – Centennial Basketball Tip-Off Club
Direct: 770-992-5839
Fax: 770-783-8556
Cell: 404-290-2413

Practice calendar: http://www.holcombbridgepta.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/JrKnightsLadiesBasketball2013.pdf

Principal’s Newsletter 10/4/13

Take a moment to read the HBMS Principal’s Newsletter from October 4, 2013.