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[17 Sep 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,389 views]
Welcome the First Tartan Marching Band Premiering Sept. 24!

The St. Margaret’s community will welcome its first-ever Tartan Marching Band on Friday, September 24 at the home football game versus Whittier Christian. Since August 27, the Tartan Marching Band musicians have practiced, drilled and worked hard preparing for their inaugural marching band season. They have diligently set goals to perform for the St. Margaret’s community and to reach new heights with musical sounds at upcoming home football games.
Consisting of 58, grade 6 and 7 students, the marching band was added to the band program this school year based on a …

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[16 Sep 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 519 views]
Tartan Family Roundup and New Middle School Ribbon Cutting Kick Off 2010-11 School Year

On Saturday, September 11, the St. Margaret’s community kicked off the start of a new school year with the 5th Annual Tartan Family Roundup BBQ. This year’s celebration also included a special dedication and ribbon cutting for the new Middle School temporary campus.
After the bagpipers entered Gateway Field, PTF President Tricia Raymund and Tartan Family Roundup BBQ Chair, Karen Carnahan, welcomed the community and asked everyone to take a few moments to remember those who passed on this tragic day nine years ago. Headmaster Marcus D. Hurlbut then introduced The …

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[9 Sep 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 376 views]

We have recently released bid packages for the construction of the Performing Arts Center and Middle School.

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[8 Sep 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 403 views]

The 2010-2011 Parent-Student Handbook and Directory will be mailed to parents and distributed to faculty and staff next week.

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[4 Jun 2010 | admin | One Comment | 1,155 views]
Water Balloons Help Students Learn Statistics

Students examined data from different perspectives before using their newly-developed, graph-making skills to sell products that they created.

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[3 Jun 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 588 views]
Middle School Soccer Teams Sweep South County Friendship League Playoffs

The last week of May was an exciting and victorious week for both grade 6 St. Margaret’s co-ed soccer teams as they each captured the South County Friendship Championship trophy for their respective leagues. With two teams at the grade 6 level, the league placed one St. Margaret’s team in the Large School Division coached by Johnny Marmelstein and Lori Fava and the other in the Small School Division coached by Kelly Nunn and Rian Otto . Both teams competed against many skilled soccer teams representing schools in the league.
After …

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[27 May 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,180 views]
PreSchool and Middle School Students Working Together To Nurture Positive Social Behavior

Second Step: A Violence Prevention Curriculum helps preschoolers learn and practice social-emotional skills.

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[12 May 2010 | admin | One Comment | 884 views]
United Nations and Humanitarian Aid: Middle School Debate

To successfully prepare for a debate, you must, pretty much, research your head off. Well, at least if you want to present a great argument, you do.

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[30 Apr 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 462 views]
Life Lessons and LunchSkins at Middle School Earth Day Fair

This fair was last week’s Earth Day Fair, put together by St. Margaret’s Middle School advisory representatives, Student Council, and all the Middle School clubs.

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[1 Apr 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 446 views]
SMES Team Wins Second Place in QuikSCience Challenge Sponsored by USC and Quiksilver

At last week’s award ceremony at Quiksilver headquarters in Huntington Beach, St. Margaret’s seventh-grade students Benjamin Wang, Jack Cowan, Liam McGregor, Christian Carnahan and Brent Cahill were awarded second place in the annual QuikSCience Challenge.

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