This year the high school student recognition committee has been randomly selecting students in the high school for recognition throughout the month.  The following students have been chosen for February’s Student Spotlights:
9th grade: Kyla Yappen
10th grade: Erik Burnett
11th grade: Cassie Miller
12th grade: Lance Owen

Maquoketa Parents and Athletes,
Maquoketa High School will be hosting a Hometown Soccer Clinic on Thursday, February 27, and Friday, February 28, in the Old Gym.  The Men’s Soccer coaching staff from Wartburg College will spend a total of three hours each day working with area boys and girls in grades 7 thru 12.  Please see the attached forms on the Maquoketa High School Athletic website for more details.  Registration can also be submitted online at the Wartburg Soccer website. Fee is $20 prior to February 20th, $25 up to the first day of the camp.

The Maquoketa Schools Education Fund is sponsoring a Soup Supper on Friday, February 14, from 5-7:30pm, at the high school.  Menu includes:  Cheesy potato, chili, and minestrone.  Meal also includes a roll, dessert, and a drink.  Cost is $5.00 (preschool free).  Stay and watch the Maquoketa Cardinal boys basketball play Mount Vernon.  The proceeds will benefit all public schools in the Maquoketa Community School District.

“Dancing with the Cards” is a fundraiser sponsored by the Maquoketa Athletic Booster Club. The event this year will be held at the Ohnward Fine Arts Center on March 22, 2014 at 6:30 pm.

Come to The Maquoketa Art Experience for an opportunity to meet and create your own song!  Writing YOUR Song with David G Smith, Saturday, February 15 at 9:00-11:00am.  Cost: Donation Only. This workshop is intended for ages 13 through 25 year olds. Contact the Maquoketa Art experience to register for this class: www.maquoketa-art.org or call: 563-652-9925.

Today’s Events:
4:00 Bowling @ DeWitt  Lanes
Dismiss 2:50  Bus 3:00
4:30 JV GBB @ DeWitt
6:00 Varsity GBB @ DeWitt
7:30 Varsity BBB @ DeWitt

Saturday’s Events:
12:00 Sectionals Wrestling @ West Delaware
8:00 Large Group State Speech @ Linn-Mar, Mario