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November 6 Announcements

 

VETERANS DAY PROGRAM

We invite all Veterans to attend out special Veterans Day Program.  We have a special seat for your and your spouse. If you would like to attend please RSVP to Marie Ward via email at mward@springwoodschool.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


FIRST ROUND FOOTBALL STATE PLAY OFF TICKETS AVAILABLE IN FRONT OFFICE

 

-Game at Patrician Academy in Butler, Alabama

-Start time is 8:00pm

-Date is Friday, November 8

-Tickets are $8 each

 

 


OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD

The 7th-12th grade will be packing OCC boxes during Sessions on Wednesday, November 13.

Let’s see who can pack the most boxes!

7th grade – Bring in shoe box items for boys ages 2-4.

8th grade- Bring in shoe box items for girls ages 2-4.

9th grade-Bring in shoe box items for boys ages 10-14.

10th grade-Bring in shoe box items for girls ages 10-14.

11th grade-Bring in shoe box items for boys ages 5-9.

12th grade-Bring in shoe box items for girls ages 5-9.

Please bring all shoe box donations and place them in the boxes in the Media Center.

In addition, the SGA is asking that each high school student donate $5 to help with shipping costs for the shoe boxes.  Bring monetary donations to Mrs. Ward’s room in the Media Center.

Springwood’s 4th – 6th grades will be packing boxes also. Look for instructions from those teachers. For elementary please include $9 shipping cost for each box.

Anyone can fill a shoe box and bring to the school by November 13.  Please include the $9 shipping cost for each box.  Label your box with age group and boy or girl.

OUR GOAL IS 100 BOXES FOR ALL GRADES!

CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTION ON WHAT ITEMS TO SEND.


THEATRE DEPARTMENT DOES WELL AT TRUMBAUER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Springwood School’s Theatre Society participated in the District Trumbauer Festival at Opelika High School. Springwood performed GodSpell Jr, a musical written by John-Michael Tebelak that reflects the life of Jesus using a variety of theatrical performance styles. The Springwood Theatre Society earned a total of seventeen medals for their performance.
“Excellent” Scores in their respective categories were received by Taylen Ly and Brittany McDaniel (Solo Musical Female Dramatic Varsity); David Le (Solo Musical Male Dramatic Novice); Brady Spradlin (Solo Acting Classical Dramatic Varsity); Mary Beth Brown and David Le (Duet Musical Comedic Novice); Anna Smith (Costume Design); Sara Choi and Anna Duong (Scene Design).
Earning “Superior” scores in their respective categories and advancing to the State Trumbauer Festival are Michelle Chen (Costume Design); Garner Dorminy (Solo Musical Male Comedic Novice); J. P. Moore (Solo Acting Classical Dramatic Novice); Garner Dorminy (Solo Acting Male Contemporary Comedic Novice).; James Dorminy and Will Langley (Solo Acting Male Contemporary Dramatic Novice); Hallie Miller (Solo Musical Female Dramatic Varsity).
The State Trumbauer Festival will be held at Troy University beginning on December 5, 2019.
Pictured is the Springwood Theatre Society performing GodSpell Jr at the District Trumbauer Festival. Photo credit Gretchen Moore.


SPRINGWOOD PLACED IN THE VALLEY ARTS COUNCIL’S “AUTUMN LEAVES ART SHOW”

Springwood School participated in the Valley Arts Council’s “Autumn Leaves Art Show” at the Valley Community Center on November 2-3rd. Springwood’s Art Department Head, Mary Volrath, and Pre-K and Kindergarten art teacher, Delaine Horne, submitted students’ art work to the show. Students were able to enter the categories of drawing, painting, mixed media, photography, sculpture, and pottery.

Receiving Blue Ribbons, signifying “superior quality, first-rate in age group” were Aubree Brown, Cameron Carey, Landon Carey, Khrystyna Kryvenko, Idania Lanier, and Natalie Wolf.

Receiving the Best in Show awards were Khrystyna Kryvenko for 9th- 12th Grade Drawing, Natalie Wolfe for 6th – 8th Grade Photography, and Idania Lanier for 3rd-5th Grade Sculpture.

Red Ribbons, signifying “very good quality, excellent work” were received by Ashlea Fuller, Francesco Lim, Jessilyn Mabrey, Reid Mullican, Sofia Shrewsbury, and Ellie Wolfe.

Receiving White Ribbons, signifying “runner up, worthy of recognition” were Caroline Altman, Nate Grubbs, Caitlyn Harris, Emily Jo Matthews, and Kenly Yeager.

Earning the distinction “selected to represent his/her school at the Area- Wide show” were Karter Bernal, Athena Chen, Soyeon Choi, Maddie Cooper, Anna Duong, Grace Easterwood, Madisyn Gibbons, Tanner Hill, Kate Huguley, Anna Johnson, Awbrey Johnson, Jonah Meacham, Lily Roberts, Bella Ryeo, Emma Smith, and Dalton Teague.

 


CAN-A-THON

 

 

 

November 4-December 12

 

 

 

The SGA Can-A-thon began on Monday, November 5 and will end on Tuesday, December 12. We need your help to feed the hungry.  All collected cans are donated to the Christian Service Center and help feed local families.

Grades 7-12 :

Send or bring cans to Mr. Reynolds room (HS Building) or Mrs. Ward’s room (MC Building).  Donations need to be in by Thursday, November 21 for pick up before Thanksgiving.  The prize for 7-12 is TBA!

Grades K4-3rd:

Send or bring cans to your classrooms by Thursday, December 12 for pick up before Christmas.  In grades K4-2nd , the class with the most cans will win a pizza party; grades 3rd-6th with the most cans will also win a pizza party!

THE GOAL THIS YEAR IS 1500++ CANS!

HELP US REACH THAT GOAL AND FEED FAMILIES IN NEED. 


SOFTBALL TEAM SHOP

Find all your Softball needs.  The Softball Team Shop is now online.  Site closes on November 12.

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It’s book fair time!  The book fair will be open November 18 through November 22 from 9am-3pm.  Make sure to stop by with your child or sneak in to pick out Christmas gifts.

 

 

The BOOK FAIR is offering something new this year…it’s called an eWallet.  Click on the image below and follow the instructions to get your child’s account set up.  If you have any questions, please contact Sharon Gasaway at sgasaway@springwooodschool.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


FREE COLLEGE APPLICATION WEEK

This week is the free college application week in which some colleges and universities waive application fees. Click the image for the list of participating schools.  Please take advantage of this opportunity.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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