Maquoketa Middle School
Daily Announcement
March 6th
“A” Day


Any 7th or 8th graders interested in taking Contemporary Novels as an exploratory 6th term need to come see Mrs. Good in Room 36. You must have 3rd hour exploratory to be able to join.

Attention All Potential Middle School Track Participants:
There will be optional pre-season track workouts on the following dates from 7-7:30 in the mornings at the middle school.
March 7th
March 9th
March 14th
March 16th
March 21st
March 22nd
March 23rd

Conditioning and staying in shape from previous sports seasons will be a focus, along with hurdles, discus, and shot put techniques and practice. This is open for any athlete, boys or girls.

The boys first official track practice will be March 27th at 3:30. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Miller.

The Maquoketa High School Baseball Coaching Staff will sponsor an indoor
pitching/hitting clinic for boys in grades 3-8. Details for this clinic include:
Dates: March 13, 16, 20, 23, 27
Location: Maquoketa High School Gymnasium (West Gym)
Times: There will be three sessions per evening. Each session will last about
60 minutes. Session times are at 5:30, 6:30, and 7:30. We will try to
limit each session to 20 participants due to space and safety.
Cost: $​40 Checks can be made out to Maquoketa Baseball (All proceeds will go
towards the High School Baseball Program.


Grade Improvement ​
Intervention: This intervention will be held on Thursday, March 9th from 12:30 PM until 5:30 PM. in Student Services and the LMC. The intervention will be staffed by Arleen Perez and Vanessa Huffman. This is an opportunity to finish and or make-up missing work and is available to students who have failing course grades and want to improve it to passing by completing assignments, projects, and tests. Please contact Student Services to add your student’s name to the sign up list of participants.
Ms. Wiese

6th Grade Parents; The Iowa Department of Public Health has made changes to the Iowa Immunization law for the start of the 2017/2018 school year. This changes requires that all students entering 7th grade have both a Meningococcal vaccine and Tdap (Tetnus, Diptheria, Pertusis/whooping cough) booster before school starts this fall.
Please see your child’s report card folder for further information and school immunization clinic opportunity.

6-8 Choir rehearsal will be at the new gym at the High School on Monday, 6th from 3:30 to 5:15. Students will bee bused to the High School. Please pick up your student at the High School at 5:15.

Mrs. Beau will be at Middle School Conferences on Thursday, March 9th from 5:00 to 8:00.

Yearbook Order Forms
Soccer Registration Forms

3/6 Choir rehearsal from 3:30 to 5:15 at the High School New Gym.
3/7 MS Variety Show – start 7:00
3/8 Spring Pictures
12:30 Dismissal – PT Conference 1-6
3/9 NEIBA Large Group Festival @ Eleanor Roosevelt Middle School (Dubuque) — All band students.
12:30 Dismissal – PT Conferences 1-8
3/10 No School
3/24 No School – Inservice
3/31 End of 5th 6 wks