Good Morning, Blendon Bulldogs! Today is Tuesday, December 10, a “B” day on our calendar.
Next Chess Club Meeting is TODAY! The 6th grade will meet during lunch in room 340 with Mrs. Liston. The 7th grade will meet in room 310 during lunch with Ms. Larson. The 8th grade will meet in room 212 during lunch with Mrs. Samborsky. All grade levels meet the SECOND TUESDAY of every month during lunch. New students are always welcome!
Attention National Junior Honor Society Members: we will have an optional meeting TODAY, after school from 3-4pm to finish making blankets for My Very Own Blanket. Please see Miss Cook or Mrs. O'Ryan if you want to help.
Music Man Jr.’s Costume Measurement Day will take place TOMORROW, 12/11 from 3:00-5:00 pm. All Cast, Student Director, Stage Manager, and Crew Members interested in helping with COSTUMES should attend.
6th Grade Art Club will meet TOMORROW, Wednesday, December 11 after school from 3-4:30 pm.
Attention all Girls Growing Girls members: Our December meeting is this Thursday from 3-4:30 pm. Please remember we will be having our holiday celebration, filled with some special goodies. Be sure to bring your white elephant gift if you want to join in on the fun. Please see Mrs. Seders or Ms. Dunmoyer if you have any questions. See you there!
Jazz Band will meet this Thursday after school until 4:00 p.m. We will play through some new music. If you cannot attend but want to be part of Jazz Band next semester, see Ms. Levine for music before we go on break.
All 6th grade Band, Orchestra, and Choir students are reminded that next Tuesday, December 17th is our first concert at Westerville South in the auditorium starting at 7:00 p.m. All three groups will be practicing before the concert. The choir will practice in the auditorium, the band will practice in the South band room and the orchestra will practice in the South orchestra room. Students will be receiving specific times to meet from their directors. If you are in more than one group, please let your directors know, Dress for the concert for band, orchestra, and choir will be white shirts with a collar (like a polo or oxford) and black pants.
Good luck to our Blendon 7th and 8th Grade Basketball Teams TONIGHT against New Albany MS. The Girls will travel to New Albany with game time scheduled to start at 5:00 pm while the Boys play here at home with the 7th Grade Team starting us off at 5:30 pm. Admission is $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students and seniors.
The Blendon Wrestling Team will host its first match of the season against Gahanna West MS here at Blendon TOMORROW starting at 5:00 pm!
Attention ALL Students in Grades 2-8! Yes, that means younger siblings at home too! Don’t miss an exciting opportunity to register for Westerville South High School’s Annual Drama Day Camp coming up on December 21! Register today at LocalLevelEvents.com!
Time is running out to Pre-Order your Yearbook! You have until December 19th! No more pre-orders will be taken after Winter Break! Bring $30 dollars to the office, Cash or Check, made payable to Blendon Middle School. Don’t miss this last opportunity to reserve your copy!
It’s that time of year! Be sure to check Lost and Found, located in the back of the cafeteria, for any missing items such as hoodies, jackets, hats, lunch boxes, water bottles, binders, etc…All remaining items will be donated to Goodwill over the winter break! To help prevent lost items, please put your first name and LAST NAME on all of your items.
Thank you and have a great day!
December Reminder Dates:
10 - Chess Club during Lunch Periods
10 - NJHS @ 3-4:00 pm to My Very Own Blanket project
11 - Music Man Jr. Costume Measurement Day! @ 3-5:00 pm
11 - 6th Grade Art Club @ 3-4:30 pm
12 - Girls Growing Girls Club @ 3-4:30 pm
12 - Jazz Band @ 3-4:00 pm
17- 6th Grade Band, Orchestra, Choir Concert @ 7:00 pm @ WSHS Auditorium
21 - WSHS Drama Day Camp
Reminder that Blendon PTO’s ONLINE Yankee Candle Sale is going on now through January 8, 2020. Use Group ID is 999969931.
Blendon Band Fundraiser with Boon Supply going on now through December 31. To browse the online catalog go to: https://www.boonsupply.com/956701.
Mark your calendars for the district's free Parent Prep event taking place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on January 25, 2020, at Westerville North High School! Parent Prep is a new district initiative offering several 45-minute sessions in which participants will learn hands-on strategies in the areas of Mental Health, Wellness & Student Well Being; Technology; College & Career Readiness; School Safety, Culture & Climate; and Study Skills, Organizational Skills & Family Resources. Registration is now open and session seating is limited! The Westerville City School District thanks Westerville Education Challenge (WEC) for its support of this inaugural Parent Prep event.