444 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
914.769.6343

Susan Howard - Principal


Announcements




 

Middle School Yearbook​
Yearbooks must be ordered on line by December 31st. They will not be available for purchase in June. The deadline for ordering is December 31st. Please use this link for ordering:
https://www.yearbookordercenter.com/

At the site, search by Job #4196 or by our school name.

8th grade parents may also opt to purchase an ad for graduating children at the same site. Please direct questions to Laura Gualtiere at lgualtiere@briarcliffschools.org

Cinemania
Does your 7th or 8th grader like movies? The Cinemania Club is starting again in January. The club meets on Wednesdays at Jacob Burns Film Center and the students watch films from around the world. Contact Ms. McCabe at kmccabe@briarcliffschools.org to register.
 

Student Service Projects
Mrs. Piersons has been busy working with students in Advisory 8 to organize service projects to benefit causes of their choice. The following drives are coming up this week:

• Monday: Snack Sale at the end of the school day. Items will sell for $1. Proceeds will go to the Make A Wish Foundation.
• Thursday: Breakfast Sale before first period. A variety of cereals will be available for $1. Proceeds will go to the Ossining Food Pantry
• All week: Hat and glove collection for Ossining Open Door.
• All week: Pet supply collection for SPCA


Pizza Day is this Friday, December 19.

 
Band Concert
All are invited to see students in grades 7 -12 perform on December 17 at 7:30 p.m.
 
From the Library . . .
Looking for holiday gifts? Here are a few biographies that may interest your middle school student:

•I am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World by Malala Yousafzai and Patricia McCormack. This is the young reader’s edition of the best-seller, I am Malala.

•No Summit Out of Sight: The True Story of the Youngest Person to Climb the Seven Sisters by Jordan Romero with Linda LeBlanc. By age 15, Jordan Romero had climbed the world’s seven highest mountains – an amazing feat!

•Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson. The author shares a memoir of her childhood. This is a National Book Award Winner and is a contender for the Newbery Award.
 
Dates to Remember:
Dec 17: Band Concert (Grades 7 – 12) 7:30 p.m.
Dec 19: Pizza Day
Dec 22: Winter recess begins

Middle School Forms
Thursday, December 18, 2014