George Stevens Academy Bulletin for Monday, October 23, 2017
10/25/2017: Driver's Ed. Parent Meeting 6:45pm in Cafeteria
10/26/17: Germany Trip Meeting, 7PM Cafeteria
10/27/2017: Halloween Dance - 7p until 10p
11/3/2017: END FIRST QUARTER
11/7/2017: Fall Athletics Banquet, 6:30pm Cafeteria
11/10/2017: No School, Veterans Day Observed
11/10-11/11: Fall Play at the Grand in Ellsworth, 7:00pm
11/13/2017: SCHEDULE CHANGE Regular School Day
11/14/2017: Winter Athletics Preseason Meeting, 6:00pm Gym
11/17/2017: SCHEDULE CHANGE No School - Inservice day (and Bostontrip/MIT Splash!)
11/22-24: No School - Thanksgiving Break
SPIRIT WEAR Stevens Crewneck Sweatshirts are in. We have sizes from S-XL. Maroon with White STEVENS. Gray with Maroon STEVENS. Get your sweatshirt before they are gone! $20.00. Come to the office and see Mrs. Davis, Ms. Snow, or ask a Student Council Member. Show your school spirit and get a sweatshirt today.
MIT SPLASH 2017 PARTICIPANTS-Registration for MIT classes is now open! Sign up soon!
2019 GERMANY! If you are interested in going to Germany in 2019 with GSA chaperones David Stearns and Caroline Richards please attend the informational meeting on Thursday October 26th at 7PM in the GSA cafeteria with an adult family member. Hope to see you there!
Seniors The November first deadline for early decision is coming! Please see Ms. Rinehart with any questions. She will hold a workshop next Wednesday during activity period to answer any questions you have or see her individually.
ISIP Juniors and seniors will meet on Oct. 25th during advisory to discuss ISIP and get your notebooks
Winter Sport sign-up sheets are in the office. Please sign up if you plan to participate.
Spirit Week! Spirit week will be Oct. 30-11/3. Go on your email to vote for the daily themes
Halloween Dance: The Outing Club is sponsoring a Halloween Dance on Friday, October 27th from 7 to 10pm. It will feature a DJ and light show. Prizes will be awarded for Best Couples Costume, Best Group Costume and Best Overall Costume. Admission is $8 with a costume and $10 without a costume. If you are interested in being a chaperone please call Debbie Davis at 374-2808.
Food Drive: The GSA annual food drive has begun! Every year advisories compete to bring in the most items of food to donate to the Tree of Life Food Pantry for families in need. Last year the school donated more than 1500 items. The food can be stored in classrooms or it can be brought to the office or library marked with the advisor’s name. The food drive will end November 15th and the winning advisory gets a free catered lunch. All community member donations are welcome.
Go Club - If you would like to learn how to play Go, meet in Mr. Bender's room on Thursdays after school beginning on 9/28.
Peer Tutoring Available - Peer tutors are available to support students during their study halls. Students will work together for half a class period once or twice a week. If you are a student that would like some support, please contact Erich in the library.
Math Tutoring - Mrs. Herrick will once again be tutoring for math after school in the GSA library. She will be here on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please sign up in the library if you plan to stay for tutoring.
Driver’s Ed. is being offered through Bair’s Driving School at George Stevens Academy. Class will run Monday through Thursday the weeks of October 30th and November 6th and Tuesday through Friday the week of November 13th from 3:00 to 5:30pm. The total cost of the class is $475. A $100 deposit, made payable to GSA, is required by Monday, October 16th and the remaining $375 should be paid directly to Bair’s Driving School at the beginning of the parent/student orientation on Wednesday, October 25th.
TOEFL Course: Will run Wednesday evenings from 6:30-8:00pm thru November. Please let Ms. Cunnane know if you are going to attend. You must sign up with her.
Yearbook Club: The yearbook club will meet every other week after school. Please see Mrs. Davis or Ms. Snow in the office for details.
Compost System: Will be up and running soon. If you want to get involved with this, please see Ivy or Susanna.
Lunch Menu thru 10/27/17
Monday Oct 23rd
Meatball Subs, Spinach Salad, Fruit or Dessert, Milk or Juice
Tuesday Oct 24
Turkey, Chicken Salad, Egg Salad or Hummus wrap,Chips,Green Salad, Dessert, Milk or Juice
Wednesday October 25th
Chef Lu's Tilapia,Jasmine Rice, Sautéed Vegetables and Tofu, Dessert or Fruit, Milk or Juice
Thursday October 26th
Taco Lasagne, Rice and Beans, Mixed Baby Greens, Dessert or Fruit, Milk or Juice
Friday October 27th
Chicken and Vegetable Fajitas, Black Bean and Corn Salad, Fruit or Dessert, Milk or Juice
Back Stage Farm in Blue Hill is looking for a few people to help clean up the farm. Flexible Hours (3-4 days) $12.00/hr. Call Bill or Elena at 374-5057 and leave a message.