Monday: Cooking Club
Group A will meet Monday in room 216 from 3:30 - 5.
|Jalen Anthony ||Colyar Trimble ||Hannah Dorosin |
|Blyss Saron ||Margaret Goletiani ||Kaitlyn Hunter ||Maddie Breeden |
|Sarah Trask||Candace House ||Chandler Mabry ||Golden Davis |
|Stella Magee ||Edvin Leijon ||Torin O'Brien ||Jaidyn Campfield |
|Avery Dunn ||Murphy Harllee ||Brittany Diaz ||Alexandra Garcia |
Monday: Illustrator's Club
Illustrator's Club will meet in room C217 on Monday with Ms. Langon and the Magazine Club. Bring your ideas and sketches for our collaboration!
Monday: The After School Basketball Club
The Outdoor After School Basketball Club will meet on Monday at 3:30 behind the school on the court next to the "cottage." Dress for cold weather. In the event of rain, we will meet with Mr. Namian in Room E204.
Monday: Yoga Club
Yoga club will meet Monday in E101 at 3:30. Bring a mat or towel and wear comfortable clothes. All levels welcome!
Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday: Volleyball
On Monday, Deal will host a volleyball double-header. Games will start at 4:30 pm and Deal will play Hardy at 5:30 pm.
On Wednesday, November 6th, is the first round of playoffs - sites and times to be announced. Team members will have practice on Thursday.
Tuesday: Career Day
Deal's annual Career Day will be this Tuesday, November 5th. Parents and other community members will present about their career experiences during the activity period this Tuesday morning in homerooms. We will follow a Bell II schedule on that day. The theme for Deal's Career Day this year is "Choosing to Make a Difference in Our World." This month, students are encouraged to explore their interests and to learn more about their strengths as they think about how they will make a positive difference in our world.
Tuesday: Alice Deal Photography Club
ADP, or Alice Deal Photography club, will meet Tuesday at 3:30 in W204. If you love taking photographs, join us - it's not too late! For more information, please contact Ms. Taylor in W204 or see Mr. Healy in W300.
Tuesday: Swim Team
The first Deal swim team practice...EVER!...is on Tuesday, November 5th. Swimmers will meet outside the gym in the atrium to walk over to the Wilson Aquatic Center together. Parents should pick their swimmer up from Wilson at 5:30 pm if the swimmer is not walking home or taking public transit. Swimmers are reminded that payments for the team suit and optional contributions to the swim team fund are due by Tuesday, November 12th.
For the second advisory GeoPlunge players will meet on Tuesdays in Ms. Hailfinger's room (E105) from 3:30 - 4:30 pm. Students may still practice in Mr. Martini's room (C130) during 6th and 7th grade ZAP on Tuesdays.
With one successful tournament under our belts, it is time to look forward to the next competition. Of course, new members are always encouraged to join the team. The debate team will meet this Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in room W206 to review the research assignments and briefs discussed last week.
6th Grade - School (Prop)
7th Grade - National (Prop)
8th Grade - International (Prop)
Remember that all tag lines on your briefs should be arguments, arguments should be grouped together, and evidence must have full citations (author, publication, date, page, or full web address). Please bring one hard copy of your briefs and e-mail a copy to Mr. Stroud prior to our meeting. Each debater should prepare - at minimum - one brief.
If you are unable to attend Tuesday's practice, we still need you to submit your briefs electronically.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: Basketball Tryouts
6th Grade Girls & Boys: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:30 - 5:00 pm.
7th/8th Grade Girls & Boys: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5:00 - 6:30 pm.
The 7th/8th graders will have supervised study hall after school until practice starts. Please ensure that your athlete has something productive they can work on.
Please bring a snack as no one will be allowed to leave the building. Tryouts will be closed, no parents permitted. First round of cuts for 6th grade will be made on Wednesday night, with the final tryout day on Thursday.
If your student cannot attend the three tryout dates or if you have any questions please contact:
6th Grade Girls - Coach Quinn- [email protected]
7/8th Grade Girls - Coach Downing- [email protected]
6th Grade Boys - Coach Monaco- [email protected]
7/8th Grade Boys - Coach Turner- [email protected]
Wednesday: Space Time
Do you wonder about life on other planets? Do you like movies about outer space? Do you want to learn about the constellations? If so, join Mr. Siddiqui for Space Time, an afterschool club, on Wednesday at 3:30 in room E100. We will meet twice a month to discuss all things related to space.
Wednesday: Team Santiago Study Hall
Ms. Brittingham, Mr. Martini, Ms. Nakamura, and Ms. Jackson are available to provide academic support to all Team Santiago students every Wednesday from 3:30 - 4:30 pm in room C130. Please feel free to come for help or simply for a quiet place to work.
Thursday and Friday: IB evaluation visit
Starting on Thursday morning, Deal will be visited by a team of educators from the IB. They will be looking at all subject areas, touring the school, and discussing areas of growth for our program. It is likely that they will be looking in to classrooms across the building. Please welcome them (discreetly)!
Thursday: TAGS DC
Teachers and Geographic Students (TAGS) will meet this Thursday in Mr. Martini's room (C130) after school at 3:30. We will be planning activities for Geography Awareness Week, so come with fresh ideas to share! Be sure to mark your calendar with these upcoming meetings dates:
November 7 - December 5 - January 9 - January 24 (1:30 - 4:30 field trip to National Geographic) - February 6- March 6 - April 3 - May 1 - May 31 (another trip to National Geographic).
Friday: Student Council Fall Dance/Party
This Friday, November 8th is our fall dance and party! There will be dancing, open gym, a movie, board games, ping pong, food, and drinks! The dance will be from 3:30 to 5:30 pm. Tickets are $3.00 and can be bought during lunch periods on Wednesday and Thursday. Come and party with your friends after school Friday!
Saturday: Cross Country
Good luck to Deal's Cross Country team this Saturday!!!! All runners have worked extremely hard and have seen dramatic drops in their times!
Our championship teams include:
|Daniel Freymann ||Lucy Kellogg |
|Phillip Wright ||Mei Copacino |
|Aidan Trinity ||Sarah Closser |
|Charlie Smiles ||Haines Corrigan |
|Levi Berger ||Jessica Indamar |
|Tobias Severin ||Talya Lehrich |
|Dylan Blumenthal ||Ella Pearlman-Chang |
|Qualifier, unable to run: Ben Werb ||Qualified, unable to run: Ana Fischer |
If you are interested in joining Deal on this exciting day, our races will begin at 11:30am at Colmar Manor Park.