George Stevens Academy Bulletin for Sunday, December 10, 2017
12/13/2017: Holiday Angels to play at Parker Ridge
12/22: Black out dance
12/25 - 1/5/2018: Winter Holiday Break
1/8/2018: Classes Resume
1/11-1/13/18: All-State Jazz Festival, South Porland H.S.
1/14/18: Annual Sugarloaf Ski Trip
1/15/18: No School - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
1/22-1/25/2018: Mid Year Exams (12:15pm Dismissal)
1/25/18: Dist. VI High School Honors Festival,Ellsworth H.S.
1/26/18: No School - Make up exams - Faculty In-service
1/26/18: End First Semester
One Act Play: Auditions for the one act play will be on 12/12 and 12/13 at 3:15pm in the Town Hall. See Vu, Maira, or Sophie for details.
GSA2 bake sale Bake sale to raise money for the Rainbow Ball on December 16th at Tradewinds. Show your support - buy some goodies!
Mitten and hat drive We are collecting mittens and hats to send to a school in Texas. Please drop off your new or slightly used hats and mittens at the collection box right inside of the teacher's room. See Nellie for details.
Candy Cane Sale:The Community Action Group, a club dedicated to charitably supporting all members of GSA and the surrounding towns through food drives, recycling, blood drives etc, is currently sponsoring a candy cane fundraiser, starting Monday, December 11th. For a donation of a dollar or more, the club will deliver a candy cane to someone of your choice by Friday, December 22nd. Help us spread a bit of cheer ( and sugar!) in the holiday season.
LAPTOP CHECK: all students should bring in their laptop, case, and cord for advisory on Wednesday, December 13th. If there are any large or small issues with your laptops, please tell your advisor at that time.
NEW SPIRIT WEAR IS IN! 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.
2019 GERMANY! If you are interested in going to Germany in 2019 with GSA chaperones David Stearns and Caroline Richards please see them for details
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 is 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.
Boatbuilding Class: If you want to sign up for the new boatbuilding class next semester, please see Ms. Macone
Sugarloaf Ski Trip: Sign up in the office for the Sugaloaf ski trip on January 14th
Lunch Menu thru 12/15
Friday December 8
Italian Sausage Sub, Cole Slaw, Mixed Baby Greens, Milk or Juice, Fruit or Dessert
Monday December 11
Spaghetti and Meatballs, Spinach Salad, Milk or Juice, Fruit or Dessert
Tuesday December 12
BBQ Chicken, Garlic Green Beans, Roasted Potatoes,Milk or Juice, Fruit or Dessert
Wednesday December 13
Beef Lo Mein, Garlic Broccoli, Roasted Tofu, Milk or Juice, Fruit or Dessert
Thursday December 14
Hot Dogs, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw, Mixed Baby Greens, Milk or Juice, Fruit or Dessert
Friday December 15
Haddock Chowder,Rolls and Butter, Green salad, Milk or Juice, Fruit or Dessert
Senior Debate Schedule:
1. December 8, 2017, Period 8
Resolved: Assisted suicide should be legal throughout the United States.
1st Affirmative: Ian Ramsey
1st Negative: Jade Gu
2nd Affirmative: Emily Hooper
2nd Negative: Bonnie Mao
2. December 12, 2017, Period 8
Resolved: College athletes should be paid competitive salaries.
1st Affirmative: Emma Crosby
1st Negative: Haleigh Hanscome
2nd Affirmative: Stefan Simmons
2nd Negative: Dawn Hutchinson
3. December 15, 2017, Period 8
Resolved: Abortion is morally wrong.
1st Affirmative: Paige Casey
1st Negative: Elias Reyes
2nd Affirmative: Bryce Dannenberg
2nd Negative: Mae McCloskey
4. December 21, 2017, Period 8
Resolved: Assault weapons should be banned.
1st Affirmative: Jason Herrick
1st Negative: Hunter Dorr
2nd Affirmative: Vu Do
2nd Negative: Joe Norwood
5. January 11, 2018, Period 8
Resolved: Prostitution should be legal throughout the United States.
1st Affirmative: Michael Austin
1st Negative: Nicholas King
2nd Affirmative: Dylan Nason
2nd Negative: John Zhang
6. January 12, 2018, Period 8
Resolved: The drinking age in Maine should be 18.
1st Affirmative: Taylor Schildroth
1st Negative: Matilda Marsh
2nd Affirmative: Ben Cole
2nd Negative: Sean Thompson