Maquoketa Middle School
Daily Announcement
September 21st
“A” Day


Homecoming Dress Up Days

Monday, September 18th kicks off Homecoming 2017!

Monday – Dress up as a Tacky Tourist!

Wednesday – Neon Tie Dye Day

Friday – Spirit Day
Wear all RED and White

Student Council will be collecting items for their annual Pet Food Drive September 11th through 21st. For each item you donate you will earn ONE entry into the Homecoming giveaway for prizes, including a football signed by the VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM, t-shirts, a yard sign and other items!

Football Skills Challenge hosted by the Maquoketa Kiwanis on Thurs. Sept. 21st from 7:00pm-8:00pm at Goodenow Field. Open to all boys and girls age 6-15 and will be FREE. Registration form available at area schools, The YMCA and Maquoketa State Bank. Contact Bob Gavin at 563-549-9415.

Dance Your Heart Out! The Maquoketa High School Dance team is holding their 2017 Fall Dance Clinic on September 27th from 1:00-4:00 (note this is an Early out day). Cost is $25.00. If interested information sheets are in the office.

There will be an informational meeting on Monday, September 25th at 6:30 pm in the cafeteria for all 8th graders and their parents regarding the Washington D.C. Trip July 7-10. This meeting is for 8th grade students and parents who would still be interesting in signing up for the trip who missed out on the chance to sign up last year. If you have already signed up you do not need to attend unless you want more information or are interested in signing up another family member. We look forward to seeing you there!


A. Home-style Beef Goulash
B. Grilled Chicken Sandwich
C. Ham & Turkey Sub

Green Beans
Sugar Cookie
Fruit & Veggie Bar



Dance Camp

9/21 VB – Beckman – 7(A) 8(H) – start 4:15
9/22 Homecoming
9/26 FB – Beckman – 7 & 8 (A) – 7th dismiss 2:20 8th leaves at 3:30 – start 4:15 – 8th grade game will be after the7th grade – start 5:30
9/27 Early dismissal – 12:30
9/28 VB – West Delaware – 7(A) 8(H) – start 4:15
Fall School Pictures
9/29 End of 1st 6 weeks