The Maquoketa Middle School will be holding it’s first Boxtop Blitz of the school year. The blitz will run from now until Thursday, October 9th. For every ten Boxtops or Campbell’s soup labels you turn in, your name will be placed in the bucket to win various prizes. Please see Mrs. Cavanagh to tun in your labels and boxtops.
Tuesday, October 7 will be Pack the Stands for the Maquoketa Volleyball Teams. Freshman games start at 5:00 followed by Sophomore and Junior Varsity games at 6. Varsity will begin at approximately 7:30. There will be a serving competition right before the varsity game for anyone interested. Come support Cardinal Volleyball.
Yearbook forms are now in the office and in Mrs. Ferguson’s room. One exciting change taking place this year is that the Yearbook will be in CO LO R!! Yearbooks must be preordered and cost is $17.50. Order forms and payment must be turned into the office by February 19th, 2015.
There will be a shuttle bus to take football players to the high school on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays at 3:30 on regular school days. They are not to walk over to HS.
We have collected 12 pairs of glasses in our lost and found in the office. If your child has lost a pair in the last year, please have them check in the office.
Please note that letters have been sent out to the 7th grade students that have not turned in their proof of having received the Tdap shot. Last day to attend school is October 15th.
THIS YEAR’S 7th GRADERS DOCUMENTATION OF THE Tdap VACCINE ON THE CERTIFICATE OF IMMUNIZATION WILL NEED TO BE PROVIDED TO THE MIDDLE SCHOOL NURSE PRIOR TO THE BEGINNING OF SCHOOL THIS YEAR OR ENROLLMENT CAN BE DENIED ACCORDING TO THE IOWA LAW.