ANNOUNCEMENTS 9/20/2021  

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Daily Announcements

 

TWIN GROVES MASKS FOR SALE

The PTO is selling Twin Groves face masks. Masks are available for purchase in the front office. Masks are $5 each. Cash or check made out to Twin Groves PTO accepted.

 

Clubs and Study Halls- PLEASE READ

Clubs and Study Halls will begin on Monday. August 30th.

The clubs and study halls run from 2:30 PM-3:15 PM. Students do not need to sign up for clubs or study halls. 

Due to the bus driver shortage, Activity Buses will not be leaving Twin Groves until 4:30PM. There will be supervision for students from 3:15 PM to 4:30 PM. This will be a supervised study hall for students who need to take the Activity Bus home. 

We strongly encourage parents to either…

-pick up their child at 3:15 PM

-find a carpool for your child

If your child needs to take the Activity Bus home, please note that they will not be leaving Twin until 4:30 PM. 

Please note that the office closes at 3:30 PM every day. 

Lego Club

The Lego Club will be meeting on Monday, Sept. 20 from 2:30 to 3:15 in Mrs. Huberty's room 227.  All grades are welcome!

Culture Club

Culture club will meet today in the TASOL room. Please see Mrs.Papson with any questions.

Math Club

Math Club will meet today, September 20th in the learning center. All are welcome! If you cannot attend, check out the Schoology course to see what you missed. Email Mrs. Everett or Mr. Zajac if you have any questions.

Craft Club

Calling all Crafters! We will be making Fall Napkin Ring Holders at our next meeting Wednesday 9/20. Please fill out THIS GOOGLE FORM if you would like to attend so we know how many supplies to prepare.We will meet in Mrs. Maier's Room 241 (Spanish Hallway) at 2:30! See you there! 

Yearbook Club

Yearbook club will meet in Room 201 on Monday.

Pickle Ball

If you are interested in playing pickle ball please sign up outside Mrs. Koulentes’s office- which is across from the nurse's office. Space is limited to ten students.  We will be playing Thursdays after school.

Authors & Artists Club

The first meeting of Authors & Artists club will be in Mrs. Savich's room (room 205) from 2:30-3:15 on Wednesday, September 22. Authors & Artists is a club for students who like to express themselves creatively through words and drawing. Plan to do both writing and drawing. During the year, we will develop an online literary magazine which we will fill with the items we’ve written or drawn. Each meeting, we will have a prompt and write in the style of an author or use art or something else to launch us into a writing and/or drawing project -- we’ll do  interesting stuff that stretches you as a writer or artist! **This is NOT a doodling club.*

Newspaper Club

The Twin Groves Times is looking for aspiring journalists to join the Newspaper Club! We will meet on Mondays from 2:30-3:15 in Mrs. Tooley's room (108) starting on September 20th. If you love to write interesting articles or creative stories, take pictures, interview people, or create fun recipes and projects we would love to have you join us. Come check it out next Monday!

If you have questions, email Mrs. Woods at [email protected] 

Board Game Club

The Board Game Club will not make you BORED! Come join us and have a great time playing games like Dominoes, Uno, Connect 4, checkers, Sorry, Trouble, and more. Starts Wednesday, September 22nd from 2:30-3:15 in room 225.  See Mrs. Himelstein.

Chorus

Singers-the TG Chorus meets on Thursdays, during the activity hour. Chorus is open to all grades. Come join us if you like to sing! See Ms. Bussert if you have any questions.

Stock Market Club

Stock Market Club will meet Wednesday, September 22  in Mr. Leven's room 201.

Debate Club

Interested in learning about the Debate Club?  Please plan on attending ONE of these required information meetings...

Wednesday Sept. 22 in Mr. Dahlstrom's room 203,  OR 

Thursday Sept. 23 in the Tech Lab with Mrs. Cooper

2:30-3:15 both days.  

You are to only attend ONE day that works best for your schedule.  This will be information meeting #1.  All students in all grades are welcome!

Let us know with any questions, and in the meantime, feel free to explore the DC WEBSITE with excellent information and resources!  

Drama Club

Calling all ACTORS!! Come one come all and check out the TG Drama Club. We will meet on Wednesdays  during the activity hour in the music room (Room 45). See Ms. Bussert if you have any questions.

7th Grade YLP (Youth Leadership Program)

Attention all 7th Graders, if you are interested in being a peer leader then YLP might be the right fit for you! We will have an informational meeting on Thursday September 23rd from 2:30-3:15 in room 122. We will go over the expectations and application process during this time. Do not forget that the late bus does not come until 4:30. Be sure to try and get a ride home if you do not want to wait! Contact Mrs. Howard with any questions. 

Book Club

Book club meets every Monday from 2:30-3:15 in the LearningCenter.  See Mrs. DeMuth with questions.  [email protected]

Acceptance Club

The Acceptance Club meets on Mondays with Mrs. Pinta and Ms. Sabin in room 242 during the activity period.  Members of the LGBTQIA community and their allies are invited to support, learn and have some fun!

Art Fair Club

This club is for 7th and 8th grade students.  We will meet on Wednesdays starting September 22 in the Art room 41  You will spend the year working on independent projects (materials/topics) of your choosing.  I will be there for assistance and advice. All work will be displayed at Twin Groves during the spring orchestra/band concert.  

After School Sports

After School SPORTS meets on Wednesdays  from 2:30-3:15 in the large gym. We will try to play a different sport every Wednesday! Please make sure to get picked up by a parent at 3:15 or wait until 4:30 for a bus. -Mr. Lee

School Pictures

Picture day was August 31st, Picture Retake Day is October 12th.   You’ll receive an email when your images are ready to view online. Or, you can search for them at vipis.com shortly after photos are taken. You’ll be able to select your image for your yearbook/composite (please remember to do so before it’s selected for you), and place your order online. All orders will be delivered to your home. If you need further assistance, contact VIP at [email protected] 

 


YLP Positive Message

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."


Academic Support, Clubs & Activities

Please visit the Twin Groves Activities Page for a list of the clubs, activities, and academic supports that are available.

 


iPads or Logitech Crayon Repair & Replacement

Technology repair and replacement requests must be emailed to: [email protected]

Please be aware that emails can not be written from a KCSD 96 email account.


WE ARE TWIN GROVES! 

WE ARE RESPONSIBLE, ACCOUNTABLE, RESPECTFUL, SAFE AND A COMMUNITY