THIS YEAR’S 6TH 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 NEXT YEAR OR ENROLLMENT CAN BE DENIED ACCORDING TO THE IOWA LAW.
Maquoketa Middle School
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.
The ALL SCHOOL SPELLING BEE competition will be hosted on Tuesday, Dec. 10th. It will be held during Zero Hour. There has been a lot of interest in this school-wide activity – so those of you who have picked up a packet and are studying all the spelling lists – BE READY for a great competition. We will be sending our 4 best spellers from the Middle School to the next level of competition in Dubuque in Jan. (date to be determined). I am looking forward to this event. Have your family, friends, and fellow bees help you study.
Mrs. Ferguson is looking for students and teachers who have a talent to share! If you can sing, dance, ride a uni-cycle, do magic, act, stack cups, etc. we want you in our Talent Show! Auditions will begin on Monday, December 2nd (right after Thanksgiving Break) so please see me soon to schedule yours!
Student Council is selling Yearbooks. Cost is $15.00. Forms are in the office and must be turned in by February 15th, 2014.
The annual cake auction at the high school will be Tuesday, December 10. Please consider preparing a decorated cake for sale. The theme is “Once Upon a Time.” All proceeds go towards classroom grants and the athletic booster club. Let Jane Schmidt at middle school or Teri Taylor at high school know if you are entering a cake. We need your support!
Raffle tickets for an iPad Air are available for $5 a ticket or $10 for three tickets. All proceeds go towards classroom grants and scholarships. See Jane Schmidt if you are interested.
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12/9 GBB – DeWitt – 7A 8H – dismiss 3:05 – start 4:00
Wrestling @ Northeast – dismiss 2:40 – start 4:00
12/10 Wrestling – Home – start 4:15
12/12 GBB – Solon – 7H 8A – dismiss 2:30 – start 4:15
Wrestling @ DeWitt – dismiss 3:05 – start 4:00
12/15 First Lego League (FFL) Competition
12/16 GBB – Marion – 7H 8A – dismiss 2:40 – start 4:15
12/17 Band Concert @ Ohnward – 7:00
12/20 Last Day 3rd 6-weeks
12/23 – 1/3 – Christmas Break