2016-2017 8th Grade Activities

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 LUNCHFriday, 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 GAMEFriday, 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 GAMEFriday, 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 CEREMONYThursday, 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 – 4lattins@gmail.com

Ilse Rassin – ilserassin@gmail.com

Christy Smith – tgscks@mac.com

*Student conduct must be in good standing and have an 8th grade Behavioral Contract on file to attend this event.

Congratulations to ALL of our Pershing 8th Grade Students!

 Have fundraiser ideas?  Want to volunteer?  Email amy.earle@invesco.com