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Friday, January 15


Calling all 2020 German Club members! If you were a member of German Club last year and had signed up for the competition, your T-Shirt is waiting for you in Ms. Crawford's room. Head over to 6-208 to pick yours up!

Congratulations to members of the McDowell Band who participated in the PMEA District Band Virtual Audition process. Students submitted video performances and were ranked with students across Erie, Warren, Crawford and McKean Counties, vying for a spot in the Region Band. We are very proud to announce that ten of our band members participated and ALL TEN have advanced to the Region Band level! They are:

Mandy Berlin-Piccolo
Mackenzie Chandler- flute
Matthew Lee- clarinet
Heidi Holtgrefe- clarinet
Makenzie Dunton- clarinet
Katie Zacharatos- clarinet
Chance Stewart- bassoon
Sebastien Zhao- saxaphone
Cooper Coursey- French horn
Gabe Iadeluca- percussion

These students will now audition for a spot in the All-State Band and Wind Ensemble. Best of luck to these fine musicians!

Attention PM bus riders: Our buses will now be closing their doors at 2:11 with departure at 2:12. Please be on time to get to and seated on your assigned bus. This will now be the normal time for PM departures.


Grade 11 students that have NOT returned a physical exam to the nurse will be scheduled for an appointment to see the district doctor next month. If you have any questions see the nurse today.

Attention McDowell students! The yearbook is on sale for $55 until January 31! Please go to to order! We are looking for students to submit fun photos of themselves learning at home with their furry friends, wearing masks with style, or chillin' in your cars! Please submit photos to or scan the QR code on the flyer that was sent home. Stay tuned for more information about portrait photo days coming in February. Keep smiling!

Attention NHS Members: Your $3 NHS dues must be submitted to Mrs. Schrier or Siyoung Kim by TODAY.

Attention Juniors: This a reminder to please accept the invite to the Class of 2022 google classroom. Important information will be given out to you via this classroom. Any junior interested in becoming a junior class officer? If so, please log into the Class of 2022 classroom and submit the google form. Applications are due by 1/22.