8th grade will be having another “lounge” day this Wednesday during zero hour. We will be showing the movie ELF, so save up your cards!
Next week, December 18-20th, you can pay your library fines for 1/2 price. This does not cover fines for lost or damaged books. Also, if you have library books out that are overdue, please get those returned as well.
In January, we will be converting our circulation system to an online version. I would like to have the various databases cleaned up for this process.
Any 8th grade boys basketball player interested in playing basketball this year should attend an informational meeting after school on Wednesday, December 18th, in the Gym, for 20 minutes. If you have any questions please see Mr. Lakin.
Any 7th grade boy interested in playing basketball this season should come to an informational meeting on Tuesday, December 17th, in Room 34, from 3:20-4:00 PM. If you cannot attend, please see Mr. Fuss.
Dance Marathon is a community event on Dec 21st that is held at Maquoketa High School to honor kids who have had to use the Iowa City Children’s Hospital for an extended period of time and raise funds for the hospital. This year, 8th Grader Andrew Proshuto is one of our honored kids because he was born legally blind. If you would like to support Andrew by joining his team – you can purchase a Team Andrew shirt next week on Monday Dec 9th and Tuesday Dec 10th for $10. Please order from Mrs Orris in her classroom and pay when you place your order. Shirts will be in the week of Dec 16th!
Do you have someone special you want to send a Secret Santa message to? Student Council will be selling Giant Candy Canes from December 3rd – December 16th. Candy Canes are $2.00 and we will deliver them December 20th along with a special message from their Secret Santa. See Mrs. Ferguson in room 37 to order.