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Hello. Today is Monday, December 9th, 2019. Cycle Day 1. 
There are TWO new announcements right now.

- Musical Rehearsal; Talent show auditions



The first rehearsal for Beauty and the Beast will be tomorrow (Tuesday) after school at East Middle. Please see Mr. Surmacz for a late bus pass.



The Swatara Leo Club is holding auditions for this year’s talent show…Swatara’s Got Talent. Auditions will be held after school on Tuesday, December 17th and Thursday, December 19th. There will be no other dates to audition. Get applications outside of room 157 or see Ms Kreitzer in room 128. Remember, a talent is not just singing. There are many different talents. Be prepared to show what you can do.



Have you seen the show “Chopped”? Well, SMS is holding a cookie contest on December 19th for PTSO. Please come and participate in the cooking or eating of the cookies. Help us vote for the best so that they can win a $30 gift card. See Ms. Myers for details.



This month’s Career Café will be held this Friday, December 13th, during all three lunches in the Library. Slutak Chiropractic will be here to discuss the career of chiropractic medicine. Sign up in the cafeteria by this Wednesday, December 11th. Space is limited so sign up early! See Mrs. Bright or Mrs. Hile if you have any questions.



Did you know that by having your snack of cookies and milk you can help raise money for our school? Swatara Middle School has several ongoing fundraiser collections, like box tops for education. We collect box tops for education. Box tops can be scanned to an app on your phone. Please tell your parents you do not have to clip the box tops any more, you can just scan them into an app on your phone. This is an easy way to earn money for our school.

SMS also collects moo money caps from Turkey Hill stores. Just buy moo milk drinks from turkey hill, drink the contents, and bring the caps into school. Give them to Miss Kreitzer in room 157 or give them to the office.

SMS also earns money through Giant food stores A+ school rewards. Just sign up at Giant or at It’s a great way to earn money for school and it is simple, all you have to do is shop at Giant. 



The Swatara Leo Club has several ongoing collections. Please check the signs around the building or on the Leo Club board to know what to bring into school. We collect used eyeglasses and soda can tabs. There are containers for these items in the office and in the cafeteria. We also collect soda cans. Please put your soft drink cans in the bin outside of the cafeteria or give them to Miss Kreitzer in room 157.