Monday, February 11

Advanced Art Guild: The top 12 artists who made it for the advanced art guild are posted on the office window. Anyone who entered work, please stop by the art room this week to pick up your work.


Team Quest: There is a Team Quest meeting after school today until 5:15 for all 6th grade members. If you will be attending the Team Quest competition on March 2nd, make sure you return the new permission slip today. If you need additional time,please email Mrs. Hinshaw.


Books and Bites will be THIS Thursday, Valentine’s Day!  The theme will be ALL romance and NO romance. Look for Mrs. Glatt in the cafeteria on Thursday to get a pass to go to the front of the lunch line so you can attend.


Bettis Book Club will take a “field trip” Thursday from 11:10 to 11:40 to the IMC for the Valentine’s Day Books and Bites!


Any one who has been reading the Rebecca Caudill books has until TOMORROW to see Mrs. Glatt with their bookmarks and get prizes.


Have you heard about betabrain?  It is a free science/technology/engineering/art/math competition for all Unit 5 and District 87 6th through 12th graders.  The theme for this year is Fixing Fairytale Feuds.  Come challenge your STEAM skills to right the wrongs of the past!  Register at (Ask your science teacher for more information.)

The Normal West Dance team is holding a clinic Wednesday, February 20 from 6-7:30 at Normal West for those students who are interested in trying out for the Normal West Dance team.  Cost is $15 per student. The registration form is available on the Normal West Athletic website, or you can pick one up on the Chiddix office.

FCA Planning Meeting -  If you attended this past Tuesday’s meeting, you are invited to attend the planning meeting for our next ALL SCHOOL meeting. This will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 12 from 3:45-4:30 in Mrs. Carey’s room.  Bring your own snacks, please.

NIOS meets this Thursday from 3:45 to 4:45 in room 216. We will finish decorating our bulletin board! Snacks and drinks will be provided. Come once, twice, or forever!


GSA meets this Thursday from 3:45 to 4:45 in room 216. We have many calendar items to plan for so help is needed! Snacks and drinks will be provided. Hope to see you there!

Boys 2 Men  meets this Wednesday from 3:45 to 5:30pm in room 116. Be sure to attend so you are eligible for our next upcoming events.  If you are a current athlete or have a conflict with this date please check-in with Mr. Miller or Mr. Ellison to work out your plan for that day.  Can’t wait to see you all there!