Friday, November 22


Today Celebrates: Go For a Ride Day!

Lunch for today includes: Big Daddy Pizza, Chili Hot Dog, Baked Hash Brown Rounds, Steamed Peas, Chilled Strawberry Cups, and Milk.

Ocean City hotel owners are challenging the resort town’s pet policy. The current policy only allows pets on the boardwalk between Oct. 1 and April 30, and some hotel owners believe the town should add more time for pets. It is an idea that not only business owners are hoping will come to fruition, but pet lovers as well. The Ocean City Hotel Motel Restaurant Association will next ask the mayor and council to consider their proposal.

Get ready to hear those bells ringing! The Salvation Army of the Lower Eastern Shore, hosted their annual Red Kettle Campaign to kick off the season of giving back. The Salvation Army has been serving the Lower Eastern Shore for 105 years, since 1913 and they are excited to continue to help families in need and kick off for the 2019 season.

Have you made an interesting PowerPoint or Prezi, designed any brochures or pamphlets, taken any good photographs, created any videos or computer games? If you have, enter them in Media Expo. Information on the categories is available in the Media Center.

Are you interested in performing the National Anthem at a sporting event this winter? See Mr. Greenwood in C-174 or Mrs. Fenzel-Mergott in A-121 for an application.

Attention Connections members and Service Learning students. Connections’ annual Pajama Drive, collecting new children’s pajamas for the families of Diakonia for the holidays will take place from now until December 6. For every pair of Pajamas donated, a scholastic book will also be given to a child. Please drop off any Pajamas in Mrs. Chetelat’s room, A175.

The 2020 Seahawk yearbook on sale for 75 dollars! Stay tuned for a Black Friday Coupon code that will save you 10 dollars off that price, available only on Friday the 29th!

Decatur is proudly participating in the Crayola ColorCycle recycling program. Bring in any old markers of any brand, highlighters, dry erase markers and more, then drop them in the recycle bin in the main office. Program runs until December 18. Again, recycle all plastic markers in the main office until December 18th.

The Creative Writing Cafe will NOT meet again until December 12th, due to Thanksgiving and the Berlin Christmas Parade. Again, the Creative Writing Cafe will meet again in three weeks, on December 12th. Please see Mr. Thompson with any questions.

Decatur Nation! TODAY is the last day for the Canned Food Drive benefiting Diakonia! Current classes in the lead are Ms. Berke, Ms. Galello, and Ms. Terlizzi. Bring in those cans!

Atlantic Athlete Outreach will be having a bake sale after school TODAY, November 22. Everything will be one dollar, so come out and fill up!

Remember to base your decisions on the Decatur Way principles. Pride, Achievement, Respect, and Responsibility! Make it a Fantastic Friday Decatur!!