SMS Announcements-Thursday, Jan. 26th-A Day



MathCounts students, during January we will be conducting our team competition. Here are our meeting dates for the rest of January:

Monday, January 23 – target round competition

Monday, January 30 – team challenge/countdown round


Meets first and third Tuesdays of the month from 3 until 3:45.


For fans of the Warriors book series! We meet every other Tuesday.  Our next meeting date is January 24 in Mr. Hiatt’s room, Team Mission, from 3:00 to 3:30 PM.  Please make sure your ride is at Summit at 3:30.  For more information, please contact Mr. Hiatt at


Tuesday and Thursday groups are up and running.  If you’d like to join, please email Mr. Motz ( and he will get back to you about coming to our group.  Students are currently learning to code using a language called “PYTHON” and playing video games with friends to have fun!


The Summit GSA next meeting will be Thursday, January 26 from 3-3:30 pm in Room 136 (Expedition Community). You must have transportation home from Summit after the meeting. Please reach out to the GSA staff sponsors, Mrs. Heston or Mrs. Brock with any questions.


The Garden Club will meet in Mrs. Barlow’s room on Thursday until 3:30.

Our cake kit donation drive is going well!  We are mostly in need of frosting, birthday candles, Sprite (or other lemon/lime soda), and disposable 9 x 13 cake pans with lids.

Students can drop off donation materials at receptacles that are found near the front of communities.  We have approximately 25 completed kits with a goal of 50.  Please help us reach our goal and keep those donations coming!

Please contact if you have any questions.


January Squiggly Wiggly

This month’s student newspaper is brought to you by the 7th grade Media Literacy classes.  Use this link to read the paper!

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Book Club

The Summit Book Club will be meeting Tuesday, January 24th in the library.  Please join us!

Featured Book of the Week

The Great Peach Experiment was such a fun read!  The Peach family buys a food truck and hits the road selling pie all across the Midwest.