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November 7, 2013

Epping Middle School News

EPPING — October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. On October 7, Epping Middle School students, faculty, and staff joined thousands of others all over the world by wearing blue shirts to “Stomp Out Bullying”. Over 80% of the student body participated. The winning Morning Meeting Groups from each grade had one hundred percent participation and will be treated to a breakfast later in the month. The sixth grade winning team was Mr. Bouchard’s group; the seventh was Mrs. Flintosh’s group; and the eighth grade was Mrs. Booth’s team.

Students were also involved in coming up with a slogan for Epping Middle School’s anti-bullying program. A bulletin board designed by Emily Jackson of Mr. Christie’s Morning Meeting features a tree with leaves representing each student at EMS. The theme is “Don’t Leaf Me Out!” The individual logo contest continues; students are encouraged to submit their entries.

Trick or Treat for UNICEF - Under the direction of eighth grade Team Leader and Language Arts teacher, Pat Weisberg, students and members of the National Junior Honor Society will be collecting money for UNICEF during the month of October. Students are encouraged to carry their UNICEF boxes with them while Trick or Treating and collect change from those they visit.

The original “Kids Helping Kids”, the United Nations Children’s Fund provides relief to children in need all over the world. Twenty-five cents can give ten kids clean drinking water for a day, as an example. Please support our students as they try to help others in need.

Magazine Sales Subscriptions - Epping Middle School’s only school-wide fundraiser, the Magazine Sales Drive, was held the last week of September and the first week of October. This year’s sales were down a bit, but a strong finish pushed total sales to $4,062.75. EMS will retain 40% of all profits. The money is used to offset the cost of field trips and other school activities.

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    Several Sanborn Regional High School (SRHS) students were honored at the Seacoast School of Technologies National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) for their outstanding contribution in career and technical education. These students have demonstrated high quality in the areas of Skill, Honesty, Service, Responsibility, Scholarship, Citizenship and Leadership. These students have also achieved a minimum academic average of 90 in their technical program at SST for six quarters, shown a serious career interest, have demonstrated professional behavior in their academic pursuits, and have made significant contributions to the SST community. All NTHS inductees will wear a sash at the SST Certificate Ceremony and at their high school graduation. This year's inductees are: Christopher Chase, Matthew Cote, Mackenzie Deschenes, Michael Jesso, Nicholas Kaminski, Ryan Keiran, Ethan Larkham, Kevin MacMillan, Kyle McLaughlin, Robert Morse, Caitlyn Pagnottaro, and Jessica Wood. Congratulations to each of these students for showing their Sanborn P.R.I.D.E!

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    Hampstead Academy ECC students have been celebrating Dr. Seuss during the month of March. The children in Pre-K and in Kindergarten have been enjoying his wonderful stories, eating green eggs and ham, and engaging in art activities. Pictured above are Pre-K students Jayen Reddy, Elise Fenn-Smith, Jackson Rogers, Bailey Andino, Kiley Coco, Liliana St. Laurent, Jessica Broughton, Daniel Livingston, McKenzie Durkin, Joshua Maranian, Ryann Orlando, and Aria Labao.

    Happy Birthday, Dr. Suess! Posted 7 days ago 1 Photo
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