Daily Announcements 2/18/21 (LATE POST)

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Thursday, February 18, 2021 - Daily Announcements

Thursday, February 18, 2021
Here are today's announcements:

Today is Periods 1, 3, and 5. 1st period starts at 9 am
Math Counts

Join us as we congratulate this year's 10 mathletes who are competing compete in the Math Counts Chapter Competition--
This is not an easy competition, and we are thrilled to announce that 3 of our team members qualified for the Chapter Invitational (the next level before state qualifications).

Sue-Yen Chin (8th grade)
Anthony Ge (6th grade)
Mason Tsai (6th grade)
Anthony and Mason qualified by scoring in the top 20% in the South Bay Area!

Our next Chapter Invitational will be held online: Feb. 25th at 4:00 pm.
Congratulations to our Math Counts Team and all of its members.
Let's all cheer our team members on to victory!
Black History Month Facts of the Day:
Feb. 18, 1688 - First formal protest against slavery by the organized white body in English America made by Germantown Quakers at a monthly meeting.
Feb. 18, 1865 - Rebels abandoned Charleston. First Union troops to enter the city included twenty-first U.S.C.T., followed by two companies of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteers.
Feb. 18, 1931 - Toni Morrison (born Chloe Anthony Wofford), who will win the Pulitzer Prize for her novel Beloved, was born on this day in Lorain, Ohio.

Need help? Check-in with your teacher during Tutorial. 2:00 pm on the following days.
Thursday = SS Friday = ELA

If you have connectivity issues, please feel free to call the office or check in with us using the Contemporary Issues Link.

Have a GREAT day! Today we learn, tomorrow we lead!