Maquoketa Middle School
Daily Announcements
November 16th
“A” Day

Chess club starts Monday, November 16th. Any student interested in learning and playing chess is encouraged to join the MMS Chess Club. All ability levels are welcomed. We will meet every other Monday from now until winter break, from 3:30pm till 4:30 pm in the LMC.
Student Council are selling t-shirts to help raise money for the Young family who’s son, Dakota was diagnosed with Leukemia this past July. Shirts are $12 and order forms can be picked up at any of the schools or email Mrs. Ferguson and request an electronic order form. (
Student Council will be kicking off our Pennies for Patients collections for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society on Monday, November 9th. Our goal as a school is $500. We have a way for everyone to participate!
November 13th will be HAT DAY!! Pay $1.00 to wear your hat for the day. Mrs. Ferguson will be in the cafeteria before school beginning at 7:50 to collect money.
Anyone still interested in joining Student Council please see Mrs. Ferguson.
Maquoketa Middle School Yearbooks are now for sale. Yearbooks are once again in color and are $17.50. Forms are in the office or in Mrs. Ferguson’s room. Forms need to be turned in by March 11th.

Give Kids a Smile Bus will be parked at Cardinal on Monday, December 14, 2015. This is a free service for students who qualify which includes a free dental exam, cleaning, oral hygiene education, free fluoride treatments, free dental sealants if necessary and a free toothbrush, toothpaste and floss Student’s may qualify if he/she has never been to the dentist, has not been do the dentist for 6 months, receives Medicaid/Hawk-I Insurance, Is NOT covered under a private dental insurance. Transportation to the bus at Cardinal from the Middle School and back will be provided. Forms are available in the office and must be returned BY DECEMBER 1, 2015 to the office. Give Kids a Smile (Bethany for children and families) will determine who is eligible and you will be notified by their coordinator.

YMCA Pass Dribble Shoot Forms

11/16 GBB – Anamosa – 7(H) 8(A) – start 4:15
11/17 Vocal Concert @ Ohnward – start 7:00
11/20 WR – Anamosa – dismiss 2:50 – start 4:15
11/23 GBB – Beckman – 7(H) 8(A) – start 4:15
11/24 WR – Home – start 4:15
11/25-27 Thanksgiving Break – No School
11/30 GBB – Mt. Vernon – 7(A) 8(H) – start 4:15
12/1 GBB – Northeast – 7(H) 8(A) – start 4:00
12/3 GBB – West Delaware – 7(A) 8(H) – start 4:30
12/7 GBB – DeWitt – 7(A) 8(H) – start 4:00
WR – Northeast – start 4:15
12/8 WR – Home – start 4:15
12/10 WR – DeWitt – dismiss 2:50 – start 4:00
GBB – Solon – 7(H) 8(A) – start 4:15
12/11 GBB – Anamosa – 7(A) 8(H) – start 4:15
12/12 FLL Competition in Quad Cities
12/14 GBB – Marion – 7(H) 8(A) – start 4:15