Wednesday, November 12th will be HAT DAY – students (and teachers) can donate $1 or bring in a canned food item to wear a hat for the day.
Thursday, November 13th there will be a jar of M&M’s in the cafeteria during lunch shifts. Students may donate $1 or a canned good to enter their guess into the drawing.
Tuesday, November 18th will be FAVORITE TEAM SHIRT DAY. Students (and staff) can wear a team shirt for a $1 donation or a canned good item.
Thursday, November 20th there will be a drawing for two movie passes. Students may put their name in ONE time for a $1 donation or a donation of a canned good item.
Calling all DJ’s……We want YOU, our Middle School students to DJ our dance! Please come and see Mrs. Ferguson if you are interested in being one of three DJ’s. You will need to get together a playlist of songs totaling 30 minutes of music to be approved (no inappropriate content or language). The dance will be held on December 5th from 3:30-5:30 in the cafeteria.
There will be a Middle School dance on December 5th in the cafeteria. Cost is $3.00 to get in and we will have cookies/bars, etc. for sale during the dance. Come support your student DJ’s and make your vote count for the best DJ at the end of the dance. See Mrs. Ferguson if you have questions.
Mrs. Ferguson is beginning to take auditions for the Talent Show. So, if you have a special talent that you would like to share please come and see me to schedule your time now! Talent Show will be held on December 19th.
Attention all parents of a Middle School athlete: The Maquoketa Athletic Boosters will be hosting their annual youth basketball tournaments on Nov 1 and Nov 8-9. Over 100 teams are participating. This requires a tremendous amount of volunteers and donations. The Middle School athletes are being asked to donate either scotcheroos (9×13 pan cut into 12 bars, individually wrapped) or Puppy Chow (1 1/2 cups per bag). 7th graders should bring their donation to the high school on 10/31 between 3:30-6:30 and 8th graders on Nov 7 between 3:30-5:30p. Athletes and their parents are encouraged to work a 3 hour shift. Please contact Tracy Waller at firstname.lastname@example.org or 563-349-0638 with any questions. The Maquoketa Athletic Boosters now support and help fund all athletic programs 7-12th grade.