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  • WELCOME TO THE NORTHRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL INFORMATIONAL CHANNEL
    GO HIGHLANDERS!
  • OCTOBER 4 – OCTOBER 8
    HAVE
    A
    GREAT WEEK
  • WORD OF THE MONTH
    RESPONSIBILITY
    Being accountable in word and deed; having a sense of duty to fulfill tasks with reliability, dependability and commitment.
    “You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.”
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  • OCTOBER6th Grade STUDENTS OF THE MONTH
    HALEY HOGAN
    NATALIE DAVIS
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  • OCTOBER5th Grade STUDENTS OF THE MONTH
    MCKENZI BROMLEY
    LOGAN OSMAN
  • STUDENTS OF THE WEEK
    EVAN JONES
    KATIE RISLEY
  • TRIVIA QUESTION
    Here's a question that should not inspire you with dread:What does Seuss's famous cat have sitting on his head?
    a bat
    a hat
    a rat
    a gnat
  • TRIVA ANSWER
    Here's a question that should not inspire you with dread:What does Seuss's famous cat have sitting on his head?
    a hat
  • BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUMONDAY, OCTOBER 4
    BREAKFAST ($1.25):
    Pancake on Stick/Fruit Juice/Milk
    LUNCH TRAY( $2.25):
    Chicken Fajitas/Refried Beans/Seasoned Corn/Royal Brownie/Salsa/Milk
    LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD
    LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): CHICKEN SANDWICH W/LETTUCE,TOMATO AND CHIPS
    FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.
  • BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUTUESDAY, OCTOBER 5
    BREAKFAST ($1.25): Oatmeal w/Toast/Fruit Juice/Milk
    LUNCH TRAY( $2.25):
    Stuffed Crust Pizza/Tossed Salad/Pineapple Pleasure/Cowboy Cookie/Milk
    LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD
    LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): CHICKEN NUGGETS/OKRA/ROLL
    FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.
  • BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUWEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6
    BREAKFAST ($1.25):
    Biscuit and Sausage/Fruit Juice/Milk
    LUNCH TRAY( $2.25):
    Corndog w/ mustard/Tater Tots/Orange Smiles/Milk
    LUNCH BAR($2.50): Salad
    LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): Pizza and Salad
    FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.
  • BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUTHURSDAY, OCTOBER 7
    BREAKFAST ($1.25):
    Pancake w/syrup/Fruit Juice/Milk
    LUNCH TRAY( $2.25):
    Beefy Macaroni/Garden Salad/Hot Roll/Fruit Bar/Milk
    LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD
    LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): Hot Dog and Tater Tots (every other week it will be corn dog and tater tots)
    FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.
  • BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUFRIDAY, OCTOBER 8
    BREAKFAST ($1.25):
    BISCUIT & GRAVY/FRUIT JUICE/MILK
    LUNCH TRAY( $2.25):
    Mini Corn Dogs/Tater Tots/Veggie Strips/Rosy Applesauce/Milk
    LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD
    LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): Chicken Strips and Fries
    FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.
  • FRUITY FRIDAYFRUIT OF THE WEEK
    STAR FRUIT
    Carambola, or starfruit, is the fruit of a species of tree native to the Philippines. It is a five-pointed star, hence its name.
  • TRIVIA
    That Sam-I-Am! That Sam-I-Am!He wants to serve...
    brown bread and jam
    a rack of lamb
    a can of SPAM
    green eggs and ham
  • TRIVIA ANSWER
    That Sam-I-Am! That Sam-I-Am!He wants to serve...
    green eggs and ham
  • THIS WEEK IN HISTORY
    1399
    King Richard II became the first English monarch to abdicate his throne.
    1829
    Sir Robert Peel's police force, the "bobbies," began operations at Scotland Yard.
    1895
    French chemist Louis Pasteur died.
  • THIS WEEK IN HISTORY
    1978
    John Paul I died one month after becoming pope.
    1982
    Seven people died after taking Extra-Strength Tylenol capsules laced with cyanide. This led to the use of safety seals on most consumer products.
    1988
    The space shuttleDiscovery was launched, the first American staffed space flight since the Challenger disaster.
    2001
    Former South Vietnam president Nguyen Van Thieu died.
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS2010-2011STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS
    HAILEY WAGGONER
    LAUREN SUGGS
    HALEY HOGAN
    JET TURNER
    ASHTYN MARSHELL
    CONNOR CATRON
    SHELBY JONES
    PIPER TURNER
    MATTHEW TURNER
    COLE IRWIN
    HANNAH BREWER
    KATIE RISLEY
    TAYLOR DOMINGOS
    CARA FORD
    MATTHEW THOMAS
    CHASE MOORE
    EMMA EDMONDS
    SAMANTHA HESTER
    LEXI SMITH
    MITCHELL HAMMOND
    TIMOTHY KING
    JAY BELL
    SAVANNAH SELMAN
    KRISTA MARQUIS
    MIKAYLA LEWIS
    BRET PLUNKETT
    KATIE CHENOWETH
    LANDON RIGGS
    LONDON KIMMEY
    ALEX BARLOW
    HOLLI CORCORAN
    KYLER STONE
    HAYDEN SEXTON
    DANIEL BENHAM
    CYNTHIA STEED
    EMILY GILLSON
    MILES MAZE
    ISAAC LIPE
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS2010-2011STUDENT COUNCIL OFFICERS
    PRESIDENT: CONNOR CATRON
    VICE-PRESIDENT: MITCHELL HAMMOND
    SECRETARY: KATIE CHENOWETH
    REPORTER: MATTHEW THOMAS
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    Library Open Checkout Times
    Tuesday: 2:30-3:00
    Wednesday: 2:30-3:00
    Friday: 2:30-3:00
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    Band Students will have Library Open Checkout on the following days:
    Tuesday: 12:15 – 12:30 (Gregory/Kareus/Fretheim)
    Wednesday: 12:15 – 12:30 (Warnock/Riggs/Ball)
    Friday: 12:15 – 12:30 (Goodpaster/Marion/Kneeland/Perkins)
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    Don’t forget to check LOST AND FOUND for coats, lunch boxes, backpacks, etc.
    LOST AND FOUND is located in the office.
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    If you have a Facebook account, you can add Northridge by searching for Northridge Middle School and selecting the page with the Highlander on it and clicking on it.  This will be a great way to keep up with news and announcements! 
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5
    LAST DAY TO SIGN UP FOR GIRLS BASKETBALL
    NORTHRIDGE GYM
    5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
    PLEASE USE THE NORTHRIDGE BACK ENTRANCE BY GYM
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6
    FCS MEETING
    LIBRARY
    7:30
    EVERYONE IS WELCOME
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    MONDAY, OCTOBER 25 – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29
    FALL BOOKFAIR
    NORTHRIDGE MEDIA CENTER
    8:00 – 2:00
    THE BOOKFAIR WILL BE OPEN DURING FALL FESTIVAL
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    MONDAY, OCTOBER 25
    FALL FESTIVAL
    MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON
  • ANNOUNCEMENTSPROTECTING YOUR FAMILY ONLINE: CYBER SAFETY NIGHT
    MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2010
    6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    VBSD FINE ARTS CENTER
    2001 Pointer Trail
    Van Buren, Arkansas 72956
    ***All K-6 Students must be accompanied by an adult.
    For additional information contact Cindy Rice at 479-474-6838
    Keynote Speaker; Carol Robinson, Office of the Attorney General
    Sessions for Parents, Grandparents, K-6 Students, & 7-12 Students
    •Social Networking
    •Cyber Bullying
    •What Every Student Should Know
    •Protecting Your Online Identity
    •Cyber Safety Tips
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    Morgan Nick Foundation—Internet Safety, Cyber Bullying
    October 28th
    8:30  5th grade  9:30  6th grade
  • WHAT DOES IT MEAN?
    eminent
    An eminent mountain peak
    stands above others.
    sinks a bit every year.
    is covered with low grasses.
  • WHAT DOES IT MEAN ANSWER
    em•i•nentPronunciation: (em'u-nunt), —adj.1. high in station, rank, or repute; prominent; distinguished: eminent statesmen.2. conspicuous, signal, or noteworthy: eminent fairness.3. lofty; high: eminent peaks.4. prominent; projecting; protruding: an eminent nose.
  • TODAY IN WEATHER
    A strong offshore earthquake has shaken parts of eastern Indonesia. The Indonesian meteorological and geophysics agency says no tsunami warning was issued after the quake on Sunday, September 26, and there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake measured magnitude 6.0 and struck at a depth of 5.4 miles northwest of Dobo, about 1,860 miles east of Jakarta.
  • TRIVIA
    The Lorax left. He's gone, I guess.His final word, it was...
    unless
    confess
    progress
    success
  • TRIVIA ANSWER
    The Lorax left. He's gone, I guess.His final word, it was...
    Unless
  • BOOK OF THE WEEKRanger’s Apprentice Series (10 books)(Fantasy)John Flanagan
    If you're a fan of fantasy and action books, you'll love the Ranger's Apprentice series by John Flanagan. In the series, Will becomes an apprentice to master Ranger Halt. Rangers are secretive warriors who use their intelligence, courage, ability to move around unseen, and skills with bows and knives to protect the kingdom of Araluen. After training under Halt, young Will is off on a series of adventures to save Araluen from the evil Lord Morgarath.
    CHECK IT OUT IN THE NORTHRIDGE MEDIA CENTER!!! Read the series…………
  • BOOK OF THE WEEK
    Ranger’s Apprentice Series: Ruins of Gorlan, The Burning Bridge, The Icebound Land, The Battle for Skandia, The Sorcerer of the North, The Siege of Macindaw, Erak’s Ransom, The Kings of Clonmel, Halt’s Peril, The Emperor of Nihon-Ja
  • MATH: PROBLEM OF THE WEEK
    The Riddler has left a clue for Batman to follow at the scene of each crime. These are the clues that Batman has found:
    (1) There is a 1 in the thousands place.
    (2) The digit in the tens place is 9 times the digit in the thousands place.
    (3) Multiply the digit in the thousands place by 2.
    (4) The digit in the ones place is a hand without a thumb.
    (5) The digit in the hundreds is 2 less than the number in the tens. Solve the riddle to find the number and help Batman stop the Riddler.
  • MATH ANSWER
    2794
  • FUN SCIENCE FACTS
    DID YOU KNOW??????????
    Did you know that there are 206 bones in the adult human body and there are 300 in children (as they grow some of the bones fuse together).
  • ANALOGY OF THE WEEK
    CRUST : PIZZA :: hoof : _____
    foot
    hard
    horse
  • ANALOGY OF THE WEEK ANSWER
    HORSE
    The best answer is horse. The relationship between the first pair of words, CRUST and PIZZA, is that of part to whole—the first word is a part or piece of the other. Therefore, the second pair of words must also have a part-to-whole relationship. A hoof is part of a horse.
  • FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS
    Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
    1547–1616, Spanish novelist, dramatist, and poet, author of Don Quixote
    Lech Walesa1943—, Polish labor leader.Jerry Lee Lewis
    1935–, American singer and composer. His songs include “Whole LottaShakin' Goin' On” and “Great Balls of Fire.”
    Bryant Gumbel
    1948 -, television journalist
  • OCTOBER BIRTHDAYS!HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!
    Kathy Middleton (4th)
    Jeff Hight (5th)
    Bertha Cruz (7th)
    Rhonda Shade (11th)
    Tommy Gregory (24th)
    Delbert Berry (25th)
  • Let’s Have a Great Week!