Daily Bulletin

Thursday, November 15, 2018

At a Glance

Thursday, November 15, 2018

  • 2:30 - 3:15 PM - Intramurals
  • 2:30 - 3:15 PM - Kindness Club - Cancelled
  • 2:30 - 4:00 PM - Drama Club

Friday, November 16, 2018

  • 2:30 - 4:00 PM - Drama Club

News & Events

SDMS is Participating in “STUFF A BUS” on November 16th!

SDMS will contribute the Gluten Free we collect toward this cause. We want to show that SDMS Cares! Please Help us out by sending in any Gluten Free Items... Or... any items listed below BY TODAY.

Let's prove how much SDMS can do!

Please bring in the following items to donate to the Food Pantry.

Here is a list of additional items that the Food Bank is always looking for:

Peanut Butter



Canned Chicken


Meal Bars






Feminine Hygiene products

Cleaning products

Toilet Paper



Pasta Sauce

Gluten Free Items

Do YOU think you can draw the front cover of our next year's Agenda Book???

Here's what you need to do!!

  • Draw your piece on an 8.5x11 sheet of paper!
  • Submit your drawing to the main office by:

Wednesday, November 28, 2018!

*Once we have received all the submissions, student council will take a vote on the all of the drawings and we will choose one winner!!

Happy Drawing!

Ornament-Making Workshop:

All students are invited to attend an ornament-making workshop with Mrs. Jandreau and Mrs. Rodriguez on Monday, November 19. The workshop will be held from 2:25 – 3:30 pm in Room 203. Students will make one ornament to donate to the Festival of Trees in Old Wethersfield and one ornament to take home. All our welcome, bring a friend!

Grade 7 Student of the Trimester Breakfast:

Congratulations to the following 7th Grade Students of the Trimester. Recognition goes to those students who are supportive of their school, community, and classmates and who conduct themselves in a courteous and thoughtful manner.

Crimson Team:

Angelina Cronkite, Morgan Ernst, Jude Exantus, Haley McWilliams, and Payton Roth

Green Team:

Liliana Belgrove, Thomas Clark, Paul Cordolico, Mary Dunn, and Sindy Hima

Orange Team:

Ryan Adduci, Melisa Enesi, Ajla Hajdarevic, Carolena Parker, and David Velasco

UA Team - Olena Borisevich, Carly DeRocco, and William McKenna

These students will be honored at a Student of the Trimester Breakfast to be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in the Media Center at 7:15 AM. Their parents are also invited to attend.

National French Week Winners:

Please congratulate the winners of the National French Week competitions!

SDMS Trivia Contest: Ana Mnatsakanian and Anna Dalton-Kay

Cooking Contest: Olivia Krout and Sydney Snow

AATF National French Quiz Bowl: Caitlin Townsend

Bravo et félicitations à tous!

Thank you to everyone for a fun and exciting National French Week!

Intramurals for the week of November 13th - TOWER TAKE-DOWN

8th Grade Students:

Are you planning to attend a High School outside of Wethersfield next year?

Representatives from Cheney Tech HS, Prince Tech HS, and Glastonbury Agriscience HS will visit Silas Deane TODAY.

Please EMAIL Mr. Stratton Today or drop by the Main Office if you would like to attend a meeting on Wed Nov 14.

Grade 7 Chess Club:

Grade 7 Chess Club on Tuesday's during 7th grade lunch beginning November 27, 2018 in the Main Office with Mrs. Pepitone and Ms. Welch. If you are interested, please sign up in the Main Office. Thank you!


Intramurals for the Week of November 5th - Indoor Hockey.


Backpacks are NOT allowed in classrooms or hallways.

French Week:

Friday, November 9th: Cajun Food Truck - 5:00 - 7:00 PM, SDMS Cafeteria. Tickets are $10 in advance. $12 at the door. See the main office or Mrs. Efland for more information and order forms.

All events except Wednesday are open to ALL SDMS students!

Cheney Tech Open House:

Cheney Technical High School in Manchester will have an Open House on November 15 from 6:00 to 8:00PM.

Please let Mr. Stratton know via email if you are considering Cheney for Grade 9!


Bath Fizzer Event



When: Tuesday November 27th, 2018

2:30 – 3:30

Where: Silas Deane Middle School

Ms. McLoughlin’s Room 023

Cost: $5.00 to cover the expenses (speak with Ms. Morello if financial assistance is needed)

*** Parents will need to provide transportation home from SDMS promptly at 3:30 or bus students can take the late bus at 3:15

If you plan on attending this event, please have your parents/guardians complete the permission slip below and return it to the Circle of Friends’ Box in the SDMS office, by Wednesday November 21, 2018. Please see Ms. Morello in room 009 with any questions.


My son/daughter, ___________________________________, has my permission to attend the Circle of Friends’ Bath Fizzer event immediately after school on Tuesday November 27th. Please send in $5.00 with this permission slip to cover expenses. I understand that I am responsible to arrange for transportation home.

Parent/Guardian Signature____________________________________________ Phone:____________________


Please remove your earbuds from your Chromebook BEFORE closing the case. You will damage the Chromebook screen if you leave them inside the Chromebook while closing it.

Early Dismissal:

If a student has an appointment and needs to leave early, students should bring a note to the main office before school starts signed by a parent or guardian. The note should contain the date and time student is leaving. The student will then receive a pass to come to the office at that time. If someone other then the parent is picking the child up, the name of that person must also be listed in the note and they will be required to show identification.

Late Bus:

The late bus has begun. The late bus is only available to bus students. Students must be staying after for a school activity or with a staff member. Students may not leave school premises and return to ride the bus. The late bus runs Monday through Thursday and there is no late bus on Fridays or minimum school days.

Students riding the Hartford Choice Late Bus must sign up in the office before 11:00 AM. Students riding the Wethersfield Late Bus must sign up in the office by 1:00 PM.



Drop them off in the main office, and we will turn them in for $$ CASH $$ !!!

SDMS can then buy great things for our students.