WAAG for February 5, 2015

THIS WEEK'S CALENDAR

 Friday, February 6, 2015

Mock UIL One-Act Play Contest – AISD PAC

Saturday, February 7, 2015

All-Region Choir – Bastrop High School – 8:30am-5pm

Mock UIL One-Act Play Contest – AISD PAC – Noon-1pm

 Monday, February 9, 2015

CAC Meeting – Library – 5pm-6pm

PTA Board Meeting – Library – 6:30pm

 Thursday, February 12, 2015

Visual Arts Major Parent Meeting – Art Room – 3:45pm

7th Grade Boys Basketball – Garcia Middle School – 5:30pm

8th Grade Boys Basketball – Garcia Middle School – 6:30pm

 

Upcoming Important Dates

Student Holiday on February 16, 2015

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IN THIS ISSUE:

   ·            Choice Sheet Night at McCallum

·            New App for Yearbook Photos

·            Free CPR Classes at NW Rec

·            Alamo Drafthouse Fundraiser

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CAREER PATHWAY SHOWCASE AND CHOICE SHEET NIGHT

Rising Ninth Graders

Date:  Feb. 23, 2015

Location:  McCallum High School Gym & fine arts theater (The old theater)

Time: 5:00 career pathway showcase (Gym)

6:30 Info Session Begins (Theater)

 

All Rising 9th Grade students and their parents are invited to come and receive choice sheet information for the 2015-2016 school year.  Hear information on career pathways, HB5, electives and required courses.  Meet your new Principal and counselors! 

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NEW APP FOR UPLOADING YEARBOOK PHOTOS

An app is now available for your smartphone, making photo sharing easier than ever. 

We need your pictures for the yearbook, so download the app today and start sending us your pictures!

Here's how:

1. Search for Balfour Image Share in your app marketplace.

2. Download the app.

3. Enter Lamar's  project number: 520561

4. There is no password.

 

Reminders: 

Images should be in JPEG or PNG format, RGB.

Maximum file size is 20MB per image.

 

Thank you!!!

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TAKE TEN MINUTES AND SAVE A LIFE

What: FREE TAKE10 CPR Compression Only class

Where: Northwest Recreation Center (2913 Northland Drive 78757)

When: Saturday, February 28th 12:30 - 2:30pm drop in (takes just 10 minutes)

Why: February is hearth healthy month and learning compression only CPR is fast, easy and can save lives!

 

Brought to you by the Allandale Neighborhood Association Safety Committee and the Gullett Elementary Wellness Committee.  This class is free and all are welcome - even kids can learn!  We will give the class every 15-20 minutes between 12:30 and 2:30pm on February 28th, so stop the Rec Center whenever you can!

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 GOONIES NEVER SAY DIE!

Lamar Middle School!

 “Goonies never say die!”

 Your annual Alamo Drafthouse Fundraiser for the Visual Arts Department is here.

All proceeds from ticket sales will go directly to the Visual Arts Department.

Whether you are a Visual Arts Major or enrolled in an Art Class, or you love The Goonies, please come on out!  Full menu will be available!

Where: Village Alamo Drafthouse on Anderson

When: Saturday Morning, February 28th, 2015, 9am (in the morning, come in your P.J.’s)

Movie: The Goonies

Alert: Get your tickets NOW online, do not wait till day of event, last year students were turned away!

Adults: $10.00 and Children: $7.00

The Alamo Drafthouse school fundraisers are for ages 3 and up.  Students under 18 years old must come with a parent or guardian (at least one adult per four kids).

 Purchase your tickets here……http://drafthouse.com/movies/lamar-middle-school-presents-the-goonies/austin

Assigned seats can be traded as long as seat holder of purchased ticket is a willing participant.

Come early to check out the art exhibit by Lamar Middle School Visual Arts Students!

Questions? Email Joanna Fried at 17redtruckbetty@gmail

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