Daily Announcements 12.17.19

December 17, 2019

A group of students is holding a toy drive here at Sheldon. They are looking for sterile, store bought stuffed animals, art supplies, jewelry, journals, action figures, etc. All items will be donated to the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital and the Portland Ronald McDonald house charity. You can donate items today, tomorrow and all of next week in the toy bin next to the textbook window.

Hello Sheldon students!  Do you play sports, participate in clubs, or work after school? If so, please send photos of yourself participating in any afterschool activity to the Sheldon Lifestyle Instagram page! There are bright pink flyers around the school with the account username, and you can always ask the front office for more information!

Buy your yearbook this week before the price increases.  Yearbooks are $55 now and will increase to $65 after winter break.

Just a reminder that students are not to be in vehicles on school grounds during classes or during school hours. Thank You!

We will be offering a lottery for 10 new parking permits. This is open to juniors and seniors only! The lottery will take place next Wednesday, December 18th. Please see Julia for entry instructions for the lottery.

Are you a part of a minority community? Well, even if you’re not, come to S-3 on Wednesday during lunch for the Equity Board meeting. We will be talking about issues facing the minority communities and what we can do at Sheldon to help.

The giving tree is coming to an end. Wednesday is the last day to turn in tags so please turn them into Kim in the Career Center or bring them by the front desk before Wednesday after school.

BSU and LSU has invited you to a movie night, Wednesday the 18th at 4pm! It will be located in the little theater in the art hall. We will be watching The Hate You Give and snacks will be provided, you are also welcome to bring your own snacks! Come join us!

Don’t forget to donate to the menstrual products drive! You can bring unopened boxes of pads and tampons to the bins in teachers’ classrooms or the ones across from the main office and in the science wing. All donations benefit homeless youth through 15th Night!

BSU is hosting a bake sale! Come buy some cookies for $1 by the front office. They will be on sale at lunch and after school. Come stop by and get some treats!

Sheldon Interact Club is selling handmade holiday ornaments and keychains across from the front office during lunch. These ornaments make perfect last minute gifts, PLUS – all the money raised goes to fundraising for educational programs in Guatemala. Buy these beautiful handmade gifts at lunch every day this week!

Sheldon. There is this dilemma about the Cans and Bottles recycling. Many of you have either misplaced the wrong items in the Cans and Bottles bins such as paper and trash or you have carelessly put them there. All the trash is sorted and divided into recyclable and non-recyclable items at the recycling center. If one trash item ends up in a bundle of recycled items, the entire bundle goes to the trash. If we continue to fail at recycling correctly, Sanipac, our local trash disposal company, may terminate our recycling privileges. Let’s be responsible and put trash and recyclables where they should be.

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