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10/14/13

Maquoketa Middle School    

Daily Announcements
October 14th
“B ” Day
STUDENTS:
The final Middle School flag practice will be on Friday, Oct. 18th at 7am, NOT Tuesday, Oct. 15th. I am missing 1 black shirt – please return that as soon as possible. Thank you.
Any 7th grade girl interested in playing basketball this season should come to an informational meeting on Wednesday, October 16th at 3:20 PM in Mr. Fuss’ room (room 34).  The meeting will last approximately 15-20 minutes.  If you have questions, you can see Mr. Fuss.
Student Council is  selling Yearbooks.  Cost is $15.00.  Forms are in the office and must be turned in by February 15th, 2014.
Do you have what it takes to be a DJ? Our first school dance will be November 1st from 3:30-5:30 and Mrs. Ferguson is looking for 4 students or small groups of students to DJ. Each DJ/group will be given 30 minutes of “Airtime” to show us what you’ve got. Voting will take place at the end of the night and the winner for “BEST DJ” will be announced the following Monday. There will be prizes for first place. If you are interested in being a DJ for our first school dance please see Mrs. Ferguson no later than Wednesday, October 18th for requirements. 
Be a Part of the YMCA Swim Team!!
Sign up at the Y starting October 1st thru November 1st.  Practice starts November 4th at 3:45 p.m until 5:15 p.m.  A swim clinic will be held October 28th-31st from 4-5 p.m. if you wanted to try competitive swimming out for a minimal fee.

Any questions , please call Kaitlin Luett at the YMCA for more information.
PARENTS:

THE IOWA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH, IMMUNIZATION PROGRAM HAS MADE A CHANGE TO THE IOWA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE TO REQUIRE A TdAP VACCINATION FOR ALL ADOLESCENTS ENROLLED IN SECONDARY SCHOOL.  IT WILL BE EFFECTIVE BEGINNING WITH THE 2013-14 SCHOOL YEAR. THE NEW LANGUAGE IS INTENDED TO REQUIRE ADOLESCENTS ENTERING 7TH GRADE (APPROXIMATELY 13 YEARS OF AGE) TO HAVE ONE DOSE OF THE Tdap VACCINE.
DOCUMENTATION OF THE Tdap VACCINE ON THE CERTIFICATE OF IMMUNIZATION WILL NEED TO BE PROVIDED TO THE MIDDLE SCHOOL NURSE PRIOR TO OCTOBER 15, 2013 OR ENROLLMENT CAN BE DENIED ACCORDING TO THE IOWA LAW.

GIVE KIDS A SMILE DENTAL PROGRAM
BETHANY  FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES IS OFFERING FREE DENTAL CARE THROUGH THE GIVE KIDS A SMILE DENTAL PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN WHO CANNOT AFFORD TO GET DENTAL CARE  ON THEIR OWN. TO PROVIDE THIS CARE, OUR DENTAL BUS WILL COME TO YOUR CHILD’S SCHOOL. ALL SERVICE INDIVIDUALS ARE LICENSED DENTAL PROFESSIONALS.
IF INTERESTED GO TO THE SCHOOL WEB SITE TO COPY APPLICATIONS FORMS. FORMS ARE DUE TO THE SCHOOL NURSE BY OCTOBER 8, 2013 AND THE BUS WILL BE AT SCHOOL ON OCTOBER 23, 2013.
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FORMS AVAILABLE IN THE OFFICE:
UPCOMING EVENTS:
10/11   No School
10/15   FB – Anamosa – 7A 8H – dismiss 2:50 – start 4:15
                VB – Mt. Vernon – 7H 8A – dismiss 2:45 – start 4:15 Please note change of date
10/22   FB – Solon – 7H 8A – dismiss 2:25 – start 4:15