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.
Anyone that made the first trimester honor roll could stop in the office and pick up a free student ticket for BLADES FOR GRADES Mallard game on Saturday March 1st at 7:05. Duck Dynasty’s Mountain Man will be making a guest appearance. Please stop in the office if you would be a able to attend and would like a ticket.
The Maquoketa Schools Education Fund will be holding a Valentine’s Soup-Supper on Friday, Feb. 14, from 5 to 7:30 P.M. at Maquoketa High School. Cost is $5 and menu includes: cheesy potato soup, chili, minestrone soup, rolls, and assorted sweets. All proceeds support classroom enrichment materials for all of our schools. Please come and support this worthwhile organization or consider donating to the Education Fund. Contact Jane Schmidt at MMS or Central Office with any questions.
The Dubuque Sectional Bee is rescheduled for Tuesday, February 4th at Clarke University, Dubuque, Iowa. Registration will begin at 5:30 pm and the bee will start promptly at 6 pm. These students will be leaving at 3:30 pm for this event: MacKenzie Conrad, Kristina Roepcke, Trey Cornelious, and Jacob Risinger Wish them Luck!