PERSHING 8TH GRADE ACTIVITIES
Mark Your Calendars!
8th GRADE SHIRTS – Order forms for 8th grade shirts will be available in October. Shirts cost $10 and can be worn EVERYDAY! Order your shirt in October to guarantee you get one!!
CHICK-FIL-A FUNDRAISING LUNCH – Friday, November 3rd – Chick-Fil-A sandwiches and nuggets will be sold for $5 at every lunch period to raise money for the 8th Grade Class Fund.
LIP SYNC BATTLE* – Friday, Nov 17 – Do you know every word to your favorite song? Are you ready to challenge a fellow classmate to a battle? Then grab your friends and form a group or rehearse on your own and get ready for our 1st Annual Lip Sync Battle!! Tickets will be sold the week prior to the event for $5. (Auditorium: 2:10-3:45pm)
FACULTY VS STUDENT VOLLEYBALL GAME – Friday, February 16 – Back by popular demand, Pershing Faculty will take on the students on the volleyball court. Tickets will be sold the week prior to the event for $5. (Big Gym: 1:50-3:30pm)
FACULTY VS STUDENT BASKETBALL GAME – Friday, March 9 – Back by popular demand, Pershing Faculty will take on the students on the basketball court. Tickets will be sold the week prior to the event for $5. (Big Gym: 1:50-3:30pm)
YEARBOOK SIGNING DAY*- Friday, May 18th – 8th graders will be able to bring their yearbooks for their friends to sign and enjoy an ice cream treat (1:50-3:30pm).
8th GRADE DANCE* – Saturday May 19th – The dance will be 7:00-10:00pm in the Pershing Cafeteria with an amazing DJ, photo booth, fabulous decorations, and lots more! Tickets are $10 and will go on sale in May.
8th GRADE WATERPARK CELEBRATION*- Friday May 25th – Students will have a day of fun, swim, and sun at Typhoon Texas Waterpark…water slides, wave pool, lazy river and so much more. A day with your friends at this amazing waterpark is the perfect way to celebrate the end of middle school. Waterpark Trip is $30 if paid by Dec. 31 ($35 after Jan.1, 2018). Transportation, lunch and drinks will be provided.
8th GRADE AWARDS CEREMONY – Thursday, May 31st – Will be held in the Auditorium, 6:00 – 8:00pm.
PROMOTION CEREMONY*- Friday, June 1st – Students will walk across the podium while being promoted to high school! Our Promotional Ceremony is set for 10:00-12:00 (location TBD). Specifics to come prior to the event.
8th GRADE REPRESENTATIVES:
Suzy Lattin – firstname.lastname@example.org
Ilse Rassin – email@example.com
Christy Smith – firstname.lastname@example.org
*Student conduct must be in good standing and have an 8th grade Behavioral Contract on file to attend this event.