Geography Bee

Geography Bee
On Wednesday, January 24th, Middle South held it’s annual Geography Bee Championship round. After a school-wide tiebreaker round the following ten students participated: sixth graders Eli A., Orlando A., Charles C., Alexander C.; seventh graders Colin M., Ethan K., Vedant R.; and eighth graders Adam J., Jake M., and Brandon K. These students had a hard-fought competition.  In the end, sixth grader Eli A. was the champion! Eighth grader Jake M. was the runner-up.  Eli will now take the state level test in the hopes of competing in the State Bee.  Congratulations to all these students.  Good luck Eli!

Winter Orchestra Concert

Orchestra Concert

VHHS-Girls Night of Code

Students at VHHS will be holding a Girls Night of Code (Girls only!) event on February 16th from 6pm-8pm.  At the event you will participate in some coding activities as well as learning about the different coding courses available at the high school.  Pizza and snacks will be provided!  If you are interested, you can sign up at this link:  bit.ly/GNCsignup!

See attached flyer for more information.

Spelling Bee 1/19/18

On Friday, January 19th Hawthorn Middle School South held it’s annual Spelling Bee.  Our bee included 29 students (one absentee) representing 30 Language Arts classes in our school. Many of the students were downright impressive. Entering the tenth round, we had two students remaining: 6th Grader, Sahiti G. and 7th Grader, Chloe B. Some of the words in the final few rounds included: putrefaction, gauss, caravel, expatiated, formaldehyde, enorganic, nebulosity, indolent, xylorimba, and tamara.
In the eleventh round, Sahiti G. correctly spelled the championship word and became our 2018 School Spelling Bee Champion.  She will be moving on to the Sectional Spelling Bee to represent Middle School South.

Early Release Schedule 1/26/18

This Thursday, January 25th, Middle South will operate on an Early Release schedule.  Lunch will be served that day and students will be dismissed at 11:10am.
Please see the schedule attached.

Advisory Schedule 1/26/18

Alarm clock
On Friday, January 26th Middle South will operate on an Advisory Schedule.
Please see attached schedule.

Spelling Bee Champion Named in Eleventh Round

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spelling bee
On January 19th, Hawthorn Middle School South held it’s annual Spelling Bee.  The bee included 29 students (one absentee) representing 30 Language Arts classes in the school. Entering the tenth round, only two students remained: sixth grader Sahiti G. and seventh grader Chloe B. Some of the words in the final few rounds included: putrefaction, gauss, caravel, expatiated, formaldehyde, enorganic, nebulosity, indolent, xylorimba, and tamara.
In the eleventh round, Sahiti G. correctly spelled the championship word and became the 2018 School Spelling Bee Champion.  She will be moving on to the Sectional Spelling Bee to represent Middle School South.

CPR Certification

8th Grade health classes are tested by Firemedic Tony Rodkey from the Countryside Fire District for CPR certification.

8th Grade Science-Chemistry of Fire

Firemedic Tony Rodkey from the Countryside Fire District spoke to 8th grade science classes at Middle South for their Chemistry unit on chemical properties and chemical reactions. Fireman Tony educated the students on the “Chemistry of Fire” by giving demonstrations of how fuel sources, chemicals, vapor density, and flashpoint relate to a liquid’s and a gas’s ability to react to a heat source.

Info for-MHS-2022-8th Grade Orientation

Parents & Students of Incoming 8th Graders Attending Mundelein High School
 
Mundelein High School Class of 2022 Curriculum Nigh & Activities/Athletics Fair will be held on Tuesday, January 23rd at Mundelein High School.
Please see the attached flyer for all the important information.

Info for VHHS-2022-8th Grade Orientation

Parents & Students of Incoming 8th Graders Attending Vernon Hills High School
 
Vernon Hills High School Class of 2022 Orientation will be held on Tuesday, January 16th at Vernon Hills High School.
Please see the attached flyer for all the important information.

No School-Monday-01/15/18

Just a reminder that there is No School Monday, January 15th.