Thursday, February, 13: 6th graders to attend The Lego Movie at Voy Theater from 12:50 P.M. to 3:05 P.M. (This is a rescheduled event from a snow day before winter break.)
We are unable to find a date to reschedule West Delaware in MS BBB.
If you like Legos and building things, there will be a short meeting after school on Wednesday, Feb. 12th in room 39. More information about club times and activities will be discussed at the meeting.
UW-Platteville – College of Engineering is sponsoring a day called Dreaming of the Sky for any interested girls from grades 6-8 . Learn about the exciting career opportunities that are available for women interested in STEM. The hands-on, interactive career sessions will give you some ideas for exploring careers that involve problem solving and experimentation, putting things together and taking them apart, and using what you learn in your studies of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Plus, it is lots of fun! If interested – see Mrs. Kopp, Mrs. Hingtgen, Mrs. Willimack, or Mrs. Wold for more information and forms. Registration closes on Feb. 28th. The date is Sat., March 8th from 8:30 – 3:00.
Service Project for Grades 5-12
Jeans for Teens is a part of Aeropostale’s Make a Difference Campaign. They help teens make a difference in their communities by donating jeans to less fortunate youth in the community. In the 6 years Aeropostale has helped teens to donate 3.5 million pairs of jeans. So clean out your closet, by donating a used pair of jeans to the guidance office you will receive a coupon for 25% off a new pair of jeans from Aeropostale. You can turn in jeans of any size for any age child between February 4-12th. All donations will be sent to the Maquoketa Community Store. Thanks for your help!
Any 8th Grader, planning on joining club hOpe this May, who is interested in traveling to the Amazon Rainforest in the Summer of 2015 – please attend a parent meeting at 7pm on Feb 10th at the Middle School in Mrs Orris’s classroom. This trip does not interfere with summer sports or the Jackson Co. Fair. If you could not attend this meeting, but would like more information about the upcoming trip, please email Mrs Orris at email@example.com
Student Council WILL be selling Valentine Cookies this year!! Cost is $2.00 for a 5″ Chocolate Chip Cookie with decorative icing around the edges. You can order your cookies from
Monday, Feb. 3 – Monday, Feb. 10th. Cookies will be delivered on Feb. 13th at the end of the day.
You can order cookies from Mrs. Ferguson anytime before or after school or in the cafeteria during lunch. Parents can email Mrs. Ferguson to place their orders.