Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.

It turns what we have into enough, and more.

It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order,

confusion to clarity.

It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home,

a stranger into a friend.

- Melody Beattie

Grateful to be in this middle school experience with you...

and wishing each of our families a FEAST this season.

Enjoy a well served week off!


And if you're bored this week...


will be here before you know it (on Feb 23rd). Why not get those creative juices flowing ... cuz we wanna see what you've got!



Dig around the house or call your favorite vendor. Poker Night is happening in January and we'll put you cool stuff to use! Pull something aside for us.... and contact Jen Swierad at: or



We're always here and make a great tax write-off...

• Give Online through Friend of Reed, making sure to select "HUMANITIES" from the General Donation drop down menu

• Give by Check by simply filling out the Annual Giving Form, then return to the Main Office.



12/1            Reed Speech & Debate Tournament

12/14          FOR/HA monthly meeting // 8 am in Room 106

12/8-14       Reed Holiday Boutique 

12/18-1/5    Winter Break // No School

1/20            Texas Hold 'Em Poker Tournament// 4-9pm

1/18            FOR/PTSA Meeting // 8:15 am in Rm 106

1/29            Reed 8th Grade Culminating Activites Meeting


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