Reminder: Any 8th grade Literacy students interested in joining the 8th grade book club will need to meet today (Friday 10/4/13) in Mrs. Kober’s room, room 36, during the first 5 minutes of Zero Hour to sign up and vote on our first book.
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.
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.
FORMS AVAILABLE IN THE OFFICE:
10/5 Anamosa Pumpkinfest – Band
10/7 Early out – 12:30
Parent/Teacher Conferences 1:00 – 8:00
10/8 VB – Northeast – 7A 8H – dismiss 3:05 – start 4:00
FB – Beckman – 7H 8A – dismiss 2:50 – start 4:15
10/9 School Pictures
10/10 Early Dismissal 12:30
Parent/Teacher Conferences – 1:00 – 8:00
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