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Mustang Announcements

 
Good News!
We located some additional copies of the 2015 Pollard Yearbook. If you were not able to get one-- now is your chance. They will be on sale in the office for $30.
Mrs. Gardner honored as a Woman in Science
Our own Mrs. Gardner and Northwood's Ms. Schwichtenberg were honored at the May 29 Durham Bulls game as women who excel in the science classroom. They got to watch the game from Quintiles' luxury suite. Way to go, Mrs. Gardner.
2015-2016 Pollard Teacher of the Year!




Please join us in congratulating Pollard's 2015-2016 Teacher of the Year...  Ms. Mindy Liesener!  This award is voted upon by the faculty of Margaret B. Pollard Middle School from among all eligible candidates at the school.  This is Ms. Liesener's 3rd year here at Pollard, and we're proud to call her a Mustang!
  
  
  
  
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Summer Reading Bingo
To encourage all Pollard students to read over the summer we present Summer Reading Bingo. It's fun and it's easy. Download these two documents and get started. Bingo participants will be recognized in the fall.

Summer Reading Bingo Instructions
Bingo Card
County Band Members
Congratulations to: Olivia Holmberg, Hannah Kanapkey, Beatrice Somers, Clayton Hinson, Cassandra Yester, Abby McCauley,  Brooklyn James, Mary Lacey Eubanks, Julissa Marquez, Dimitri Holst, and Adam Khrais  These Pollard band students participated in the District's All County Band Clinic on April 24th-25th at Chatham Central High School. These students auditioned and were selected to represent Pollard at the clinic. They had a guest educator work with them in preparation for a community concert held that Saturday afternoon.
Northwood Basketball Clinic
Northwood High School is hosting a basketball clinic for boys and girls grades 3-8 July 6-8. Here is a link to their flyer.
 
Pollard Gets the Trophy Back
Our Battle of the Books team won the county competition this week and brought home the Chatham County BOB 2015 Trophy. It was a close competition. We beat Horton by only two points. On April 17 we go to Winston-Salem for the Regional 5 competitiion.Congratulations to Kathleen, Alyssa, Ava, Jackson, Joshua, Koda, Abby, Nathan, Jordan, Beatrice, Kyle and Hannah.
County Science Fair Winners
Pollard did very well in the Chatham County Science Fair.
In the Applied/Engineering Science category Christopher Esther won 1st place and Andrew Argila won 2nd.

In Biological Sciences Camile Zehner won 2nd.
The overall Best Project of the fair was Christopher Esthers!!
Congratulations to these stellar Mustangs.

 
Join the MBP PTSA, and Help Our Students!
Click here to download the 2014-2015 PTSA Membership Form, in both English and Spanish.  The PTSA has set a membership goal of 200 members this year, and although we are well on our way toward meeting this goal, we still have a ways to go!

Please join us!

Next, see below to sign up for the PTSA's weekly e-newsletter, The Pony Express...
  
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Sign Up for The Pony Express!

Click here
to subscribe to The Pony Express, the Margaret B. Pollard PTSA's weekly e-newsletter which includes a weekly calendar of events at Pollard, information about upcoming school activities, and opportunities for you to become more involved at your student's school!
  
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