Pennies for Patients: Did you know that U.S. paper money is not paper? It’s cloth. In Ben Franklin’s day, people repaired torn bills with a needle and thread! Do you know what denomination Ben Franklin’s picture is on? He’s on the $100 bill. One hundred dollars in donations to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society helps fund the First Connection Program, a peer-to-peer program that matches newly diagnosed patients and their families with trained volunteers. With our donations, we’re making that happen!
Experiencing the Oaks Expedition: A reminder to all students who are with the Oaks expedition this Friday – you must wear long pants and sturdy, closed-toe shoes on your visit. Any student not following this dress code will be unable to attend.
Learning the City and Giving Back Expedition: We will be going on a walking tour during Friday’s expedition and will be outside the majority of the time. Please dress for the weather, possible bring an umbrella, and wear comfortable shoes! Looking forward to seeing everyone then!
Hands on Farming Expedition: You will need to dress for the weather on Friday. You will be working on a farm in 50-degree weather with an 80% change of rain. You will need shoes/boots that will get muddy, long pants, and some type of rain gear. We farm rain or shine!!!
Attention Science Club and MJHS: We have just hatched 31 chicks and they need a lot of attention. Any available science club members can come to room 113 during warrior bell to help with chicks and finish building brooders. Also, before and after school help is needed each day. Please attend if possible.
The next Tinkerspace meeting will take place on Thursday, March 16 in Mr. Willis’ room until 4:00. We will be using the eggbot to color eggs. Bring a device and if you would like to download the software ahead of time, come see Mr. Willis to find out what program you will need. We hope to see you there.
We’d like to wish our three Mariemont Junior High Destination Imagination teams the best of luck this weekend as they compete at the regional level. Teams will present their challenge solutions on Saturday. First place teams in each challenge category will move on to the State Tournament in April. Good luck to all students competing! Go Warriors!
Did you know Scotland and Ireland are a mere 12 miles apart at their closest points? This weekend they are even closer! For 3 days only, over St. Patty's Day weekend, the Scottish tale Brigadoon will appear onstage at Mariemont High School. Get your tickets online, today! All seats are reserved.
Please help support the 2017 MHS After Prom: Planning is underway for the MHS 2017 Prom and After Prom that will be happening on Friday, April 28th. The After Prom provides a safe, fun, and alcohol-free event immediately following the MHS Prom. This is a parent-chaperoned night that includes a variety of fun activities for students. Please see the flyer for additional details on ways Jr High parents can help with this event.