Week of November 5-9

posted Nov 4, 2012, 6:33 PM by Kelly Trudeau
Special Points of Interest:
  • November 5 – Student of the Month & Aim High Leadership Assemblies
  • November 6 - PFA Board Meeting 6:30
  • November 8 - National Anthem Tryouts
  • November 8 - School Board Meeting 6:00
  • November 10 - Annual Bazaar 8:30-4:00
  • November 19-23 - Thanksgiving Break
  • November 27 - 6-12 Band Concert at Compass
  • December 6 - 4-5 Vocal Concert at Ten Mile Christian Church
Denise Abel Memorial
Our colleague and friend (former Compass teacher) lost her battle with cancer on Friday, November 2. There is a Memorial planned this coming Saturday, November 10 at 6:00pm. The Memorial will be held at Kingdom Hall, 721 W. Broadway, Meridian, ID 83642. The family would benefit from financial support to pay for funeral expenses. Dini Moorhouse, former Board Member, established a Foundation for this purpose. If you would like to contribute to the foundation, you may send contributions to:
Moorhouse Family Foundation
3737 N. Locust Grove
Meridian, ID. 83646

PFA meeting
Tuesday, November 6th from 6:30pm - 7:30pm.  While it is Election Day for our nation it is also time to vote at the Compass Parent/Faculty Association meeting.  We are voting for teacher fund requests that were presented at last month's meeting.  Please join us and have a voice in how Compass PFA monies are spent!

School Board Meeting
Thursday, November 8, is a regular meeting of the Compass Board of Directors. The School Board will be reviewing and considering for approval the 2013-2014 School Calendar.

Report Cards 
If you were unable to attend Parent-Teacher Conferences this past week; progress reports will be sent home with students within the next two days.
Volleyball Congratulations
Melissa Rasmussen made the All-State 2nd team as an outside hitter!!!!!! It is really exciting, and a really high honor. The Compass Honors High School and Compass Public Charter School staff and students are very proud of Melissa and the entire team of "Lady A's" for their accomplishments this season.

Musical Performances
The 6-12 Band students and the entire 4-5 grade classes both have upcoming musical performances. Please read Mrs. Choate's blog on the Compass website for more information. 

Annual Bazaar
November 10 from 8:30-4:00 is the Annual Bazaar in the Compass gymnasium. This is a great way to get your holiday shopping taken care of while supporting the school at the same time!

Thank You!
Thank you to all of the parents who prepared food for the teachers to enjoy during Parent-Teacher Conferences. Thank you Lisa Cordova for organizing the Parent-Teacher Conference meals!

National Anthem Tryouts
Thursday Nov. 8th, there will be tryout for the National Anthem for the basketball games.  Tryouts will be right after school in the auditorium 2:45 Middle and High school and 3:35 for elementary.

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Jeniffer Murphy,
Nov 5, 2012, 11:29 PM