Please mark your calendars with the following important dates for students interested in playing 8th Grade Liberty Football in the fall of 2013.
Monday, August 19th – Please make sure that you have all your necessary athletic paperwork turned into Mrs. Reed in the Liberty Athletic Office. Medical Emergency Form, concussion form and a current sports physical on file. Sports physicals are good for two years. You must have all your paperwork turned in to Mrs. Reed on the first day of practice to participate in Liberty athletics.
Monday, August 19th: 8:00am – 9:00am Football Gear Pick-Up in the boy’s locker room. Practice will follow immediately after gear pick-up, 9:00am – 11:00am.
Tuesday, August 20th – Friday, August 23rd: 9:00am – 11:00am football practice on the field behind Liberty.
August 26th & 27th: 9:00am – 11:00am football practice on the field behind Liberty.
August 28th & 29th: 3:30pm – 5:30pm football practice on the field behind Liberty.
Friday, August 30th: 9:00am – 11:00am football practice on the field behind Liberty.
Tuesday, September 3rd – October 18th: 3:30pm – 5:30pm football practice on the field behind Liberty.
It’s official – our 8th grade students are about to become official Papermakers! Our Class of 2017 students now have an opportunity to purchase a t-shirt, hoodie or crew and proclaim they are Papermakers!
Orders and payment are due to our main office on Friday, May 31. The costs are: T-shirt – $15; Hoodie – $31; Crew – $28. Make checks payable to: Liberty PTO. Freshman wear gray for CHS Color Wars. Sizes available include YL, AS, AM, AL, and AXL. Orders will be distributed to students on Wednesday, June 5, so that they may be worn on Friday, June 7, to their Freshman Assembly at CHS (1:30 p.m.) and optional 8th grade dance (2:30-4:30) in the CHS Commons in conjunction with Skyridge Middle School/future freshman!
Attached is a photograph taken on Friday, May 17, documenting the presentation of the Liberty Ship historic photograph to Liberty Middle School in Camas, WA by the Camas-Washougal Historical Society. Pictured left to right: Marilyn Boerke, Principal; Richard Johnson, Board President, Camas-Washougal Historical Society; and, Teague Schroeder, Student Body President. Teague is in the 8th grade. The photograph shows Liberty ships built in the Vancouver Kaiser Shipyards during World War II. An anchor from the Liberty Ship, Davy Crocket, is situated behind. Richard Johnson also presented a book of the Kaiser Shipyards history compiled by Camas-Washougal President Emeritus Curtis Hughey.
Marilyn Brown, Board Secretary and Publicity Chair, will write an article and submit, along with the photograph, to the Camas-Washougal Post-Record and our Society’s newsletter.
Cookie Dough from our spring fundraiser will be delivered to Liberty Middle School Tuesday, May 21st. Fundraiser items will be available for pick-up in the Liberty commons 1:30 to 3:00. Liberty students raised over $6,000 for our school, GOOD WORK LIONS!
Due to a scheduling conflict the Tuesday, May 14th Liberty track meet will be held at Skyridge Middle School NOT Doc Harris. Thank you for your understanding with the last minute change. GO LIONS!
Forecasting is beginning at Liberty for the 2013-14 school year. Students currently in 6th and 7th grades will receive forecasting forms this week, which require a parent signature and should be returned to school by June 12. Students currently in 5th grade will receive forecasting forms the last week of May when they visit Liberty for their tour. Please contact us if you have any questions about this process!