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PTSA SPECIAL PARENT ONLY PRESENTATION

Parent Session: Rescuing Hope

Date: Thursday, April 20

Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Location: Awtrey Theater

 

Susan Norris, Founder and Executive Director of Rescuing Hope, Inc. will be presenting information about the fight against sex trafficking.  This community challenge includes victims in middle school, and Susan will be providing updates about what’s happening in the Atlanta area and ways to help keep our children safe.  She is the author of Rescuing Hope,  and she will have copies of this book available for $15.  Doors will open at 6:00 p.m.

 

For more information visit RescuingHope.com.

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Braves Trivia for 4/11/17

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WELCOME TO TOMAHAWK TUESDAY!

One lucky student will win a free pair of Braves tickets!

We’ll have a drawing from the correct answers to the following three trivia questions.

 

  1. What are the three cities that the Braves have called their home town?
  1. In what year did the Braves franchise win their first World Series?
  1. What legendary New York Yankees player ended his career with the Braves in 1935?

 

Just write your first and last name and the three answers on a piece of paper and drop it off in the Braves box in the café during lunch!

 

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BRAVES Week – Celebrate the Braves in Cobb County

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MOTIVATION MONDAY

Partnering with the Braves for a county-wide canned food drive for Must Ministries!

School that donates the most canned food will receive a visit from the Braves organization!

TOMAHAWK TUESDAY

Submit entries for Braves trivia to win a pair of Braves tickets!

WALL ART WEDNESDAY

Decorate your locker with Braves spirit to win a Braves hat or other spirit items!

THROWBACK THURSDAY

Get permission from your parents to post your favorite Braves fan photo using #BravesTBT – and it may get reposted by the Braves!

FAN FRIDAY

Wear your favorite Braves jersey to celebrate opening day!

Magnet School

Pebblebrook Magnet

Pebblebrook Magnet Program will be holding an informational meeting for all students interested in the performing arts magnet program on March 1st, at 9:30 AM.  The meeting will be held in the Awtrey theater.  The meeting will discuss the program and explain audition requirements.  Please see Dr. Deane if you have any questions.

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2017 -18 School Choice Information

2017-18 School Choice

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251

and SB10) transfers for the 2017-2018 school year. Individual school

capacity information and applications will be available beginning

February 1, 2017 on the District website. For more information, please

see our 2017-18 School Choice webpage.

Deadline for applying is Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

 

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Turtle Pond In Need of a Makeover

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Over the past fifteen plus years, Awtrey Middle School’s courtyard has housed a small turtle pond.  Over time we have added a few pet box turtles and red-bellied slider turtles.  These animals had outgrown their “pet” status at local homes, and our students enjoy having them here at school. This year the ponds liner has finally succumb to the elements and we were told there was no way to repair the liner and it was recommended that we rebuild the habitat for maximum longevity and health of the animals. We have a company willing to match our funding but we need to raise $650. This week we are doing a hat day fundraiser to raise the necessary funds. Week long hat passes are $4 or you can pay $1 for each day. Please help support our efforts and rebuild our turtle pond.

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