News and Announcements
thursday January 17, 2019
Attention all girls basketball players! The IMS Girls Basketball season is approaching and we want you to play for us! We are welcoming players of all skill levels to participate on our varsity, jr. varsity, and regional teams. Please have all your forms and sports fee turned in to the ASB office by 1/31 at 2:30 so that you are cleared for the first day of practice Tryouts begin on Monday, February 4th after school. We hope to see you there! Go Knights!
Game club is back! Come to room 132 on Thursday January 17 @ 710am for games and cookies. Bring a friend and a favorite game. See you there.
Spelling enthusiasts! The Inglewood PTSA is hosting a Spelling Bee on February 13. If you win, you go onto the King County Spelling Bee with a chance to go to state & national championships. Flyers with the information about how to sign up are in the office by the front desk. There are also word lists to study at the same place. It’s open to anyone. Whether you are in 6th, 7th or 8th grade, this is your chance to show your spelling skills, have some fun & even represent Inglewood on the “big” stage when the winner goes on to the state Bee. Hope you sign up!
Please check the Lost & Found!!
Lake Washington School District works with King County Department of Public Health to help protect children from spreading communicable diseases. Keeping children home when they are too sick for school protects other students and staff from potential illness.
Symptoms that child is too sick for school
If your child has any of the following symptoms, please keep him/her home, or make appropriate child care arrangements. It will be necessary to pick your student up from school as soon as possible if he/she shows any of the following symptoms at school:
- Fever: temperature of 100 degrees Fahrenheit or higher. Child must not have a fever for 24 hours before returning to school.
- Vomiting: child should not return to school for 24 hours following the last episode of vomiting
- Lice, scabies: Children may not return to school until they have been treated. Children with scabies can be admitted after treatment.
- Diarrhea: more than one watery stool in a 24-hour period, especially if the child acts or looks ill
- Chronic cough and/or runny nose: continual coughing and greenish nose discharge. Conditions may be contagious and may require treatment from your health care provider.
- Sore throat: especially with fever or swollen glands in the neck
- Rash: body rash, especially with fever or itching
- Ear infection: with fever. Without fever can attend school, but the child may need medical treatment and follow-up. Untreated ear infections can cause permanent hearing loss.
- Eye infection: Eye infection: pink eye (conjunctivitis) or thick mucus or pus draining from eye
- Unusual appearance, behavior: abnormally tired, pale, lack of appetite, difficult to wake, confused or irritable. This is sufficient reason to exclude a child from school.