Maquoketa Middle School     

Daily Announcements
January 29th
“B” Day 
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 pre-ordered and cost is $17.50. Order forms and payment must be turned into the office by February 19th, 2015.

Students will need a calculator the week of February 9th for IA Assessment testing.

Deliver something sweet to your BFF or Sweetie this Valentine Day!  Student Council will be selling Valentine Grams (chocolate cookies) for $3.00 from January 26th though February 9th. Parents/grandparents can order these for students by emailing Shauna Ferguson at the middle school ( or students can see Mrs. Ferguson before or after school to purchase. Valentine Grams will be delivered to students on Feb. 12th. Contact Mrs. Ferguson with questions.

ISU Extension is offering a basic babysitting course Friday, February 13th and an advanced babysitting course on Monday, February 16th.  The class is offered for any 5th or 6th grader.  Cost is $20.00 and will be held in the Community Room Basement of the Courthouse from 9:00am to 4:00pm.
If your child is involved in sports or fine arts, please get in the habit of going to the WaMac Conference website to check on upcoming events.  Tom Gruenwald, 7-12 activities director, update this site regularly.  This site also give the addresses of the opponents school. Bookmark it and check it.   Website is:  We also have  User Guides for anyone interested.
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Yearbook Forms
YMCA Golf Forms
Babysitting Classes
2/2 – 2/12    Iowa Assessment Testing
2/2       BBB – Beckman-7(H) 8(A) – dismiss 2:35 – start 4:15
2/5       BBB – Mt. Vernon – 7(A) 8(H) – dismiss 2:35 – start 4:15
2/6       Battle of the Bridges Competition – gr. 6-8 – dismiss 10am
2/9       BBB – West Delaware – 7(A) 8(H) – dismiss 2:30 – start 4:15
2/12     BBB – DeWitt – 7(A) 8(H) – dismiss 3:00 – start 4:00
2/13     No School – Inservice
2/16     No School – President’s Day
            BBB – Marion – 7(H) 8(A) – dismiss 2:35 -start 4:15
2/18     End of 2nd Trimester
2/21     Young Musicians Honor Band (Cedar Rapids-Prairie) – gr. 6 – all day
2/23     BBB – Solon – 7(H) 8(A) – dismiss 2:25 – start 4:15
2/24     BBB- Northeast – 7(A) 8(H) – dismiss 3:00 – start 4:00