Word of the Day
Amy Stoner’s word of the day is jejune. Which is Naive and simple or unnecessary. Jejune.
Good Ones Magazine
Don’t forget that Good Ones Magazine is on sale today during all lunches in the cafeteria! Show us your ticket to the Sweetheart Winter Formal, get a dollar off your magazine! We accept cash, card, and Apple Pay.
PSEO Interest Flex
On Tuesday Feb 13th during Flex there will be an opportunity to hear about all things PSEO. If you are interested in learning more about PSEO and if it is the right fit for you, please sign up for the PSEO Informational Flex.
Please only take one bagged breakfast in the mornings! Also don’t forget to put in your code when grabbing breakfast! Thank you!
Highlighting Black Excellence:
James Baldwin was a prolific American writer and social critic whose influence extends across literature, civil rights, and discussions on race and sexuality. Born in Harlem, New York, Baldwin’s works explored the complexities of racial and sexual identity, often drawing on his own experiences as a gay Black man. One of Baldwin’s seminal works is “Go Tell It on the Mountain”, a semi-autobiographical novel that delves into issues of spirituality, family, and race. Baldwin’s unique ability to articulate the nuances of racial injustice made him a prominent figure in the civil rights movement. His participation in debates and discussions with figures like Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. showcased his commitment to dismantling racial inequality. Beyond literature, Baldwin’s influence extended to his role as a public intellectual, utilizing his voice to advocate for civil rights, LGBTQ+ rights, and social justice. Baldwin’s impact endures, as his writings remain relevant and are widely studied in academic and literary circles. Baldwin’s influence extends beyond his lifetime, with contemporary writers, activists, and scholars continuing to draw inspiration from his profound insights into the human condition and his unyielding commitment to justice and equality.
Sweetheart Dance and Sparkle Roses!
Don’t forget! This is the last day to buy your ticket to the Sweetheart Dance! Music, dancing, friends, chocolate, valentines, and a fun photobooth await you tomorrow night! Tickets are $10 and NOT sold at the door- get them today at lunch!
Sparkle Roses! Remember your friends on Valentine’s day and spread the love with a hand delivered rose! This is the last day for orders! Make sure you get yours today during lunch!
Video Game Club
Do you like video games? Do you want to meet others who share a similar interest in them? Guess what!? starting February 22nd Gaming Club makes its debut. Gaming club is a club that will allow all types of gamers to come together to talk, share and or play video games together! Gaming club will be held on Thursdays during 5th block in Webbers room/room 124! Ask King for more details.
Random recognition celebrates the achievements and community efforts of you and your peers. Today we recognize a ninth grade Theatre Major – Noja (Nah-Zah) Jones. Noja has had great growth in her improvisation classes this year. She is more comfortable both on and off the stage. – It is nice to see her command the space, and witness her giving feedback to her peers. Thank you Noja, for your perseverance, and finding your comfort in what was once unknown.
Fresh Baked Pizza Slice
Assorted Salad Bar
Choice of Milk
Baked Cheese Pizza Slice