Harvest Drive "Children Helping Children"
PLMS Annual Harvest Drive 10/27/2014 - 11/8/2014
Join Plantation Middle School in achieving its goal of feeding deserving families in the Plantation Zone this Thanksgiving Season (Each family will receive a complete Thanksgiving dinner and 10 bags of non-perishable goods.)
Bring all bagged donations to the front lobby before school!
When selecting items for donation: Please check expiration dates; do not bring in items within 3-6 months of expiration; only bring items on the list below, and ABSOLUTELY NO GLASS ITEMS PLEASE!
6th Grade: canned vegetables, canned sweet potatoes, pasta, rice, pasta sauce, canned meats, canned tuna, soap, body wash
7th Grade: juice, canned cranberries, canned fruit, cookies, peanut butter, jelly, napkins, aluminum foil, plastic wrap
8th Grade: canned gravy, canned soup, pancake mix, pancake syrup, cereal, oatmeal, stuffing, shampoo, conditioner, dish-soap, and toothpaste (no travel sizes please)
The grade level that collects the most items will win a prize sponsored by PTO.
Visit www.harvestdriveflorida.com or contact Mrs. Esterline at PLMS for more information regarding this event.
Red Ribbon Week
PLMS is proud to promote a healthy and drug free lifestyle with this year's Red Ribbon Week theme of "Love Yourself. Be Drug Free." This week, students are invited to participate in a series of events sponsored by NJHS in support of this event:
Mon. 10/27--"Drug free is the perfect accessory."--Sign the pledge and wear your favorite red accessories.
Tues. 10/28--"Sock it to drugs."--Wear crazy socks.
Wed. 10/29--"Drugs are hairy."--Have crazy hair (no wigs please!).
Thurs. 10/30--"Spirit away drugs."--Wear a PLMS spirit shirt.
Broward gets SMART!
On June 9, 2014, the School Board of Broward County approved Resolution 14-88, which would put a $800 Million General Obligation Bond on the November 4th ballot. The proceeds of this bond will be utilized for capital improvements and to purchase
technology for teachers and students.
To Learn More About SMART
Visit: browardschools.com/smartfutures or
School Advisory Council Meeting
November 6, 2014
All PLMS stakeholders are invited to attend the monthly meeting of the School Advisory Council (SAC) on Thursday, November 6, 2014, beginning at 4:15 p.m. in the school's auditorium. Your input is wanted and valued. Please contact SAC Co-Chairs Kristi Esterline or Ryan Reidy at 754-322-4100 for more information. Hope to see you there!