Friday

January 30,2015 EVEN Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Chicken Burrito Bowl
Turkey & Cheese Wrap

Tomorrow

Reminders & Announcements:

Attention students participating in the spelling bee:  TODAY during homeroom is the oral round.  Come to Mrs. Lacey's room at the beginning of homeroom, so we can get started right away.  Don't forget to arrange a ride home just in case we don't finish during homeroom time.

Attention all 8th grade families. The deadline to get your baby ad placed in the yearbook is coming up. The deadline is TODAY. See the front page of the NMS website and follow the link to order your baby ad today.

"All STEM students from Mr. Cohen's class 1st semester that need to pick up or complete their clock project should see Mr. Finer during Home Room TODAY."

Applications for Newton's chapter of National Junior Honor Society were handed out to  potential new members on Thursday.  If you are an 8th grader with a GPA of 3.5 or higher or a 7th grader with a GPA of 3.7 or higher and you do not receive one, please see either Mrs. Hissem or Mrs. Petrelli as soon as possible.  Applications are due as indicated in the packet by no later than the end of school on Friday, February 6.  Please talk to Mrs. Hissem or Mrs. Petrelli if you have questions.

Thursday

January 29, 2015 - ODD Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Chili
Chef Salad
Tomorrow
Chicken Burrito Bowl
Turkey & Cheese Wrap



Reminders & Announcements:


Applications for Newton's chapter of National Junior Honor Society will be given to prospective members by your Block 5 teachers today.  If you are an 8th grader with a GPA of 3.5 or higher or a 7th grader with a GPA of 3.7 or higher and you do not receive one, please see either Mrs. Hissem or Mrs. Petrelli as soon as possible.  Applications are due as indicated in the packet by no later than the end of school on Friday, February 6.  Please talk to Mrs. Hissem or Mrs. Petrelli if you have questions.


Attention students participating in the spelling bee:  Tomorrow during homeroom is the oral round.  Come to Mrs. Lacey's room at the beginning of homeroom, so we can get started right away.  Don't forget to arrange a ride home just in case we don't finish during homeroom time.


Attention all 8th grade families. The deadline to get your baby ad placed in the yearbook is coming up. The deadline is TOMORROW. See the front page of the NMS website and follow the link to order your baby ad today.

"All STEM students from Mr. Cohen's class 1st semester that need to pick up or complete their clock project should see Mr. Finer during Knight Time TODAY or during Home Room Friday."

Wednesday

January 28, 2015 - LATE START Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Mac & Cheese
Fiesta Burrito


Tomorrow
Chili
Chef Salad



Reminders & Announcements:


"All STEM classes should report to the mini theatre today."


Attention 7th and 8th graders: The deadline to sign up for THIS year's Washington DC and New York City trip is Thursday, February 5th. If you are planning on going on this trip in June, you must be signed up by then. Please see Mr. Fox or Ms Thomas for enrollment materials.


Attention all 8th grade families. The deadline to get your baby ad placed in the yearbook is coming up. The deadline is this Friday, January 30th. See the front page of the NMS website and follow the link to order your baby ad today.


"All STEM students from Mr. Cohen's class 1st semester that need to pick up or complete their clock project should see Mr. Finer during Knight Time on Thursday or during Home Room Friday."


Tuesday

January 27,2015 - EVEN Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Pizza
Yogurt Cup & Muffin

Tomorrow
Mac & Cheese
Fiesta Burrito

Reminders & Announcements:

Attention 7th graders: Ms. Thomas and Mrs. Osthoff are inviting you and your parents to join us this TOMORROW at 6:30PM in room 203 for an informational meeting about next year's 8th grade trip. Help us plan an awesome experience! Pricing details, tour options, and other important announcements will be discussed. We are so excited to get you signed up for the 2016 adventure! Please see us if you have any questions. Parents - this is not a school sponsored trip.

Attention 7th and 8th graders: The deadline to sign up for THIS year's Washington DC and New York City trip is Thursday, February 5th. If you are planning on going on this trip in June, you must be signed up by then. Please see Mr. Fox or Ms Thomas for enrollment materials.

Attention all 8th grade families. The deadline to get your baby ad placed in the yearbook is coming up. The deadline is this Friday, January 30th. See the front page of the NMS website and follow the link to order your baby ad today.

Newspaper Club meets TODAY in Mrs. Svigel's room. We will get our next newspaper ready for print. Please bring a snack to share if you are able.

Attention all 8th grade boys basketball players- today's game at Goddard has been postponed. There will be an open gym after school today instead.  Let your parents know and see Mr. Atherton with any questions.

Monday

January 26, 2015 - ODD Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Chicken Tenders
Italian Meatball Sub
Tomorrow
Pizza
Yogurt Cup & Muffin
Reminders & Announcements:

Attention all 8th grade basketball players, we  have practice TODAY after school in the gym.

Attention 7th graders: Ms. Thomas and Mrs. Osthoff are inviting you and your parents to join us this Wednesday at 6:30PM in room 203 for an informational meeting about next year's 8th grade trip. Help us plan an awesome experience! Pricing details, tour options, and other important announcements will be discussed. We are so excited to get you signed up for the 2016 adventure! Please see us if you have any questions. Parents - this is not a school sponsored trip.

Attention all 8th grade families. The deadline to get your baby ad placed in the yearbook is coming up. The deadline is this Friday, January 30th. See the front page of the NMS website and follow the link to order your baby ad today.

Newspaper Club meets tomorrow afternoon in Mrs. Svigel's room. We will get our next newspaper ready for print. Please bring a snack to share if you are able.

Friday

January 23, 2015 - EVEN Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Orange Glazed Chicken
Sub Sandwich

Tomorrow


Reminders & Announcements:

Congratulations to the Boys Basketball team for their win over Options yesterday, the C Team is now off to a 3-0 start.

Attention all 8th grade basketball players, we will have practice Monday after school in the gym.

Do you enjoy hanging out with friends on a Friday night? Need something to do TONIGHT?
From 6pm-10pm is a Newton Spotlight Skate at Skate City. What does that mean? Newton students get special discounts on admission and food.  See your Homeroom teacher for a flyer! Extra flyers will also be available in the office.


Attention 7th graders: Ms. Thomas and Mrs. Osthoff are inviting you and your parents to join us Wednesday, January 28th, at 6:30PM in room 203 for an informational meeting about next year's 8th grade trip. Help us plan an awesome experience! Pricing details, tour options, and other important announcements will be discussed. We are so excited to get you signed up for the 2016 adventure! Please see us if you have any questions. Parents - this is not a school sponsored trip.


The CODE cart will be in the cafeteria today.  Remember to bring your CODE cards to lunch today to pick out an awesome treat!!

"This week is no name calling week. Student Government and No Place for Hate believe in celebrating kindness while working to create safe schools free of name-calling, bullying and bias.  Please join us in participating in No Name-Calling week so we can all feel safe and protected in our Newton community."

Thursday

January 22,2015 - ODD Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Chicken Poppers
Taco Salad

Tomorrow
Orange Glazed Chicken
Sub Sandwich


Reminders & Announcements:

Do you have a special talent like singing, dancing, or playing an instrument. Maybe you are entertaining and can act silly and make people laugh. We are looking for some talented entertainers to perform in this years talent show. By yourself, with a friend, or with a group, we know you can come up with something. So get the ideas rolling! There will be more details about the talent show to follow.

Do you enjoy hanging out with friends on a Friday night? Need something to do? TOMORROW
is a Newton Spotlight Skate at Skate City. What does that mean? From 6pm-10pm during a regular public skating session, Newton students get special discounts on admission and food.  See your Homeroom teacher for a flyer! Extra flyers will also be available in the office.

Attention 7th graders: Ms. Thomas and Mrs. Osthoff are inviting you and your parents to join us Wednesday, January 28th, at 6:30PM in room 203 for an informational meeting about next year's 8th grade trip. Help us plan an awesome experience! Pricing details, tour options, and other important announcements will be discussed. We are so excited to get you signed up for the 2016 adventure! Please see us if you have any questions. Parents - this is not a school sponsored trip.

CODE cart days are Spirit Day days!!  TOMORROW the CODE cart will be in the cafeteria and it will be crazy hat day!  So wear your crazy hats on Fri and bring your CODE cards to lunch!


Wednesday

January 21, 2015 - EVEN Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Cheese Ravioli
Tuna Salad Sandwich
Tomorrow
Chicken Poppers
Taco Salad
Reminders & Announcements:


Do you have a special talent like singing, dancing, or playing an instrument. Maybe you are entertaining and can act silly and make people laugh. We are looking for some talented entertainers to perform in this years talent show. By yourself, with a friend, or with a group, we know you can come up with something. So get the ideas rolling! There will be more details about the talent show to follow.


Do you enjoy hanging out with friends on a Friday night? Need something to do? This Friday, January 23rd is a Newton Spotlight Skate at Skate City. What does that mean? From 6pm-10pm during a regular public skating session, Newton students get special discounts on admission and food.  See your Homeroom teacher for a flyer! Extra flyers will also be available in the office.


Congratulations to the Boys Basketball teams for their strong performances vs. Euclid yesterday.  The A and C teams dominated Euclid while the B team fought hard and just came up short.


Also, a huge thanks to all students who came and participated in the White Out.  Come to our next home game next Thursday, January 29th  against Goddard!!


Attention 7th graders: Ms. Thomas and Mrs. Osthoff are inviting you and your parents to join us Wednesday, January 28th, at 6:30PM in room 203 for an informational meeting about next year's 8th grade trip. Help us plan an awesome experience! Pricing details, tour options, and other important announcements will be discussed. We are so excited to get you signed up for the 2016 adventure! Please see us if you have any questions. Parents - this is not a school sponsored trip.


CODE cart days are Spirit Day days!!  This Friday, Jan 23 the CODE cart will be in the cafeteria and it will be crazy hat day!  So wear your crazy hats on Fri and bring your CODE cards to lunch!


Tuesday

January 20,2015 - ODD Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Pizza
Yogurt Cup & Muffin
 
Tomorrow
Cheese Ravioli
Tuna Salad Sandwich
 
Reminders & Announcements:


Do you have a special talent like singing, dancing, or playing an instrument. Maybe you are entertaining and can act silly and make people laugh. We are looking for some talented entertainers to perform in this years talent show. By yourself, with a friend, or with a group, we know you can come up with something. So get the ideas rolling! There will be more details about the talent show to follow.


Do you enjoy hanging out with friends on a Friday night? Need something to do? This Friday, January 23rd is a Newton Spotlight Skate at Skate City. What does that mean? From 6pm-10pm during a regular public skating session, Newton students get special discounts on admission and food.  See your Homeroom teacher for a flyer! Extra flyers will also be available in the office.


Attention all Students- Show your school spirit at the White Out!! Today, after school the 8th Grade Boys Basketball teams will be taking on Euclid.  Show up and show your spirit by wearing white and you can earn up to two code cards and the chance to leave school 5 minutes early on a future Friday afternoon!!


Be there and cheer on the Knights to victory!!


Attention 7th graders: Ms. Thomas and Mrs. Osthoff are inviting you and your parents to join us Wednesday, January 28th, at 6:30PM in room 203 for an informational meeting about next year's 8th grade trip. Help us plan an awesome experience! Pricing details, tour options, and other important announcements will be discussed. We are so excited to get you signed up for the 2016 adventure! Please see us if you have any questions. Parents - this is not a school sponsored trip.

CODE cart days are Spirit Day days!!  This Friday, Jan 23 the CODE cart will be in the cafeteria and it will be crazy hat day!  So wear your crazy hats on Fri and bring your CODE cards to lunch!

Friday

January 16, 2015 - EVEN Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Penne Pasta & Meatballs
Fish Sticks

Tomorrow

Reminders & Announcements:

Do you have a special talent like singing, dancing, or playing an instrument. Maybe you are entertaining and can act silly and make people laugh. We are looking for some talented entertainers to perform in this years talent show. By yourself, with a friend, or with a group, we know you can come up with something. So get the ideas rolling! There will be more details about the talent show to follow.

Do you enjoy hanging out with friends on a Friday night? Need something to do? Next Friday, January 23rd is a Newton Spotlight Skate at Skate City. What does that mean? From 6pm-10pm during a regular public skating session, Newton students get special discounts on admission and food.  See your Homeroom teacher for a flyer! Extra flyers will also be available in the office.


Have A Great 3 Day Weekend!


Thursday

January 15, 2015 - ODD Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Nachos
Chicken Caesar Salad


Tomorrow
Penne Pasta & Meatballs
Fish Sticks
 
 
Reminders & Announcements:


Do you have a special talent like singing, dancing, or playing an instrument. Maybe you are entertaining and can act silly and make people laugh. We are looking for some talented entertainers to perform in this years talent show. By yourself, with a friend, or with a group, we know you can come up with something. So get the ideas rolling! There will be more details about the talent show to follow.


Wednesday

January 14, 2015 - WEDNESDAY Schedule

Menu:  
Today
BBQ Chicken Sandwich
Pig in a Blanket

Tomorrow
Nachos
Chicken Caesar Salad

Reminders & Announcements:
Attention Newton Fantasy Footballers: We will have our final meeting TODAY after school in Mr. Atherton's room.  Come for trophies, empty Mr. A's prizes out and some final trash talk.  See Mr. A in Room 214 with questions

Do you have a special talent like singing, dancing, or playing an instrument. Maybe you are entertaining and can act silly and make people laugh. We are looking for some talented entertainers to perform in this years talent show. By yourself, with a friend, or with a group, we know you can come up with something. So get the ideas rolling! There will be more details about the talent show to follow.

Recognition and Awards Ceremonies will be held TODAY The schedule is as follows:
7th grade:   8:00 am
6th grade:   9:30 am
8th grade:   12:45 pm

Tuesday

January 13, 2015 - EVEN Day Schedule

Menu:  
Today
Pizza
Yogurt Cup & Muffin
Tomorrow
BBQ Chicken Sandwich
Pig in a Blanket
Reminders & Announcements:


Attention Newton Fantasy Footballers: We will have our final meeting TOMORROW after school in Mr. Atherton's room.  Come for trophies, empty Mr. A's prizes out and some final trash talk.  See Mr. A in Room 214 with questions


Do you have a special talent like singing, dancing, or playing an instrument. Maybe you are entertaining and can act silly and make people laugh. We are looking for some talented entertainers to perform in this years talent show. By yourself, with a friend, or with a group, we know you can come up with something. So get the ideas rolling! There will be more details about the talent show to follow.


Newspaper Club will meet TODAY after school in Mrs. Svigel's room. If you were not part of our club last quarter and would like to join, you are still welcome to start now.


Recognition and Awards Ceremonies will be held TOMORROW. The schedule is as follows:
7th grade:   8:00 am
6th grade:   9:30 am
8th grade:   12:45 pm
The ceremonies will be held in the gym. All parents are invited to attend.


Monday

January 12, 2015 - ODD Day Schedule


Menu:  

Today
Teriyaki Chicken & Rice
Philly Cheesesteak Sub

Tomorrow
Pizza
Yogurt Cup & Muffin

Reminders & Announcements:

Attention Newton Fantasy Footballers: We will have our final meeting on Wednesday after school in Mr. Atherton's room.  Come for trophies, empty Mr. A's prizes out and some final trash talk.  See Mr. A in Room 214 with questions

Newspaper Club will meet tomorrow after school in Mrs. Svigel's room. If you were not part of our club last quarter and would like to join, you are still welcome to start now.

 NJHS will meet today after school in the mini-theater.  Come ready with ideas to plan out second semester.  This may be a short meeting, so make sure you have transportation home after the meeting.

Recognition and Awards Ceremonies will be held on Wednesday, January 14th. The schedule is as follows:

7th grade:   8:00 am
6th grade:   9:30 am
8th grade:   12:45 pm

The ceremonies will be held in the gym. All parents are invited to attend.

Friday

January 9, 2015 - EVEN Day Schedule


Menu:  

Today
Sloppy Joe
Corn Dog

Tomorrow
 
 
Reminders & Announcements:
Attention Newton Fantasy Footballers: We will have our final meeting on Wednesday, January 14th after school in Mr. Atherton's room.  Come for trophies, empty Mr. A's prizes out and some final trash talk.  See Mr. A in Room 214 with questions

The amazing, awesome, extraordinary, magnificent CODE cart is back!!!! The code cart will be at lunch TODAY! Bring your code cards to lunch! You will not be allowed to go back to your lockers!!!!!

 

 

Thursday

January 8, 2015 - ODD Day Schedule


Menu:  

Today
Mac & Cheese
Chef Salad

Tomorrow
Sloppy Joe
Corn Dog

Reminders & Announcements:

Attention all 7th grade boys!  If you are interested in playing basketball for Newton, please attend a brief meeting after school TODAY, in Mr. Worsley's Room 110.  If you can't make the meeting, please see Mr. Worsley about information regarding practices/eligibility.  The meeting will not last longer than 10-15 minutes, so please prearrange a ride home.  Thanks.

Students who are interested in participating in the Spelling Bee this year need to sign up on the list outside Mrs. Lacey's door, room 206, today.  If you are not on this list, you will not receive a pass to begin Spelling Bee practice tomorrow.

The amazing, awesome, extraordinary, magnificent CODE cart is back!!!! The code cart will be at lunch TOMORROW! Bring your code cards to lunch!!!!!!

Snow needs to stay on the ground?  NO snowballs allowed!

Wednesday

January 7, 2015 - EVEN Day Schedule


Menu:  

Today
Honey BBQ Drumstick
Grilled Cheese


Tomorrow
Mac & Cheese
Chef Salad

Reminders & Announcements:

Attention all 7th grade boys!  If you are interested in playing basketball for Newton, please attend a brief meeting after school TOMORROW, in Mr. Worsley's Room 110.  If you can't make the meeting, please see Mr. Worsley about information regarding practices/eligibility.  The meeting will not last longer than 10-15 minutes, so please prearrange a ride home.  Thanks.

Students who are interested in participating in the Spelling Bee this year need to sign up on the list outside Mrs. Lacey's door, room 206, by the end of the day tomorrow.  We will do some practice and the written bee on Fridays during homeroom, but some after school time may be needed to complete the oral spelling bee.

The amazing, awesome, extraordinary, magnificent CODE cart is back!!!! The code cart will be at lunch on Friday! Bring your code cards to lunch!!!!!!

Snow needs to stay on the ground?  NO snowballs allowed!

Tuesday

January 6, 2015 - ODD Day Schedule


Menu:  

Today
Pizza
Yogurt Cup & Muffin

Tomorrow
Honey BBQ Drumstick
Grilled Cheese

 Reminders & Announcements:

Attention all 7th grade boys!  If you are interested in playing basketball for Newton, please attend a brief meeting after school on Thursday, in Mr. Worsley's Room 110.  If you can't make the meeting, please see Mr. Worsley about information regarding practices/eligibility.  The meeting will not last longer than 10-15 minutes, so please prearrange a ride home.  Thanks.

Students who are interested in participating in the Spelling Bee this year need to sign up on the list outside Mrs. Lacey's door, room 206, by Thursday.  We will do some practice and the written bee on Fridays during homeroom, but some after school time may be needed to complete the oral spelling bee.

Congratulations to Michelle K. who has been chosen to participate in the University of Colorado Middle School Honor Band. The 60 students in this band were chosen from auditions open to all Colorado middle school band students.