HOMEWORK CLUB in room 118 from 2:45 – 3:20pm TODAY

CONCERT CHOIR REHEARSAL until 3:45pm for ALL members TODAY

ABC/STEPS: The next meeting is TODAY from 2:45 – 3:30pm in the Media Center. Remember the Asset for the months of November & December is Personal Power. You have the power to make good decisions!

STUDENT COUNCIL: Meeting next is TODAY in room 112 directly after school to get ready for our Act of Kindness Trimester Event. Plan rides for 3:30 pick up. Please see Mrs. Bass if you are unable to attend the meeting or if you have any questions.

ATTENTION 8th GRADERS: OPEN HOUSE for Goodwin Technical School is TONIGHT from 5:00 – 7:00pm

COMMUNITY SERVICE VOLUNTEERS: Meeting Thurs 11/15 in the cafe until 3:30pm

ALEX’S LEMONADE STAND PIZZA PARTY: Thursday November 15, 2018 in the DePaolo Middle School Cafeteria from 2:45 – 3:30pm. Anyone who helped with Alex’s Lemonade Stand booth is invited! This celebration includes students, parents and staff at DePaolo Middle School. Please wear your Team Alex T-shirt! If you have any questions or concerns, please call Steve Nyerick at 860-628-3260 x7.

JUNIOR NEXT STEPS: Meets this Thursday, Nov 15th. Please have a ride available for pick up at Kennedy at 4:30.

DEPAOLO CHEERLEADING: There will be a parent & cheerleader meeting Thurs Nov 15 at 5:30pm in the cafeteria for anyone interested in cheering this year. Any questions email

PLEASE CHECK THE CAFETERIA FOR LOST &FOUND ITEMS. Any items not collected will be donated to Social Services during Thanksgiving Break

ATHLETES INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING IN DEPAOLO WINTER SPORTS: Family ID is now open for registration but will close on November 19th. You must complete this registration process and be approved before you may tryout. This registration must be completed each season so even if you play a fall sport you must do the registration for the winter sport. Additional info concerning specific sports will be coming later.

SHS PARENT ORIENTATION – HIGH SCHOOL 101: Parents/Guardians of 8th Grade students from JAD & JFK are invited to attend a comprehensive overview of the SHS 9th Grade Academy on Monday Nov 19 from 6:30 – 8:30 in the SHS Auditorium

SKI CLUB: The first ski club form has been distributed. Extra copies are in the main office. Please place your response in the ski club box located in the main office. The second packet will be distributed shortly thereafter. All forms and payment are due by Thanksgiving.

HAT DAY TO HELP CHILDREN IN ECUADOR: Tuesday Nov 27th wear a hat for $1.00. All money collected will benefit the children in Ecuador who have medical and nutritional needs that they otherwise can’t get. Please wear a hat to help others in need

WINGS OF FIRE CLUB. Join us for the first meeting on Thursday, November 29th after school until 3:30 pm in the counseling office conference room. Create your dragon tribe, challenge for power, and create new friendships. Everyone is welcome !

PICTURE RETAKES: Thursday Nov 29th. If you did not get your picture taken this year, there are picture order forms available in the main office. If you are not happy with the picture that was taken, bring the entire picture package to the photographer on picture day!

BUILDER’S CLUB: Please help the Builder’s Club with their winter warm clothing drive. by bringing in new or gently used coats, hats, jackets, gloves, sweaters, boots - anything that can help Southington citizens stay warm! Check the back of your closets! The clothing drive is TODAY through Friday, Dec 14, 2018. Students should bring any winter clothing donations directly to the collection bin in the Counseling Office. This is just one small way for our DePaolo community to help our Southington community. Thank you!

THURSDAY’S BREAKFAST: Zucchini, Blueberry or Pumpkin Bread

THURSDAY’S LUNCH: Thanksgiving Dinner – Roast Turkey, Mashed Potato & Gravy, Corn and Steamed Peas, Cranberry, Dinner Roll

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself.”– Robert Collier