October 24 – 28

Boys basketball apparel store will launch today, Wednesday and close next Wednesday November 2nd.    www.adcraftwebstores.com/maquoketaBoysBasketball2016

PICTURE RETAKES have been scheduled for Wednesday, October 26th, beginning at 8:00 am for anyone interested, or those who were absent on picture day.  If a student is doing retakes, they are required to bring back the original picture package. New order forms are available in the office.

Buena Vista Univ will be in the Counseling Office on Wed Oct 26 at 1:00.  A signup sheet is in the Counseling Office.

Air Force Recruiter will be in the Counseling Office on Tues Oct 25 at 12:45.  

High School Bowling – – – Mandatory High School Bowling meeting is Wednesday, October 26 at 6:30 at Timber Lanes.  First practice is Monday, November 7th at 3:30 at Timber Lanes.  Questions please call Louie or Sam at 652-5882.

Reminder for all Athletes, Coaches and Parents: The Maquoketa Athletic Boosters are requesting the following donations be sent to Mrs. Taylor’s ICN room on or before October 28th.  

Fall Sports (all levels) Football, Volleyball, Cross Country & Cheer: 1- 8pk of (Blue, Red or Orange) 20 ounce bottles of Gatorade or PowerAde.                                                                                                                   Winter Sports (all levels) Basketball (Boys and Girls), Wrestling, Bowling & Dance:  1- 6pk of 16.9 ounce bottles of Pop in any of the following flavors: Mt. Dew, Diet Mt. Dew, Pepsi or Diet Pepsi .                                                                                                                                                                         Spring Sports (all levels: Boys and Girls) Track, Soccer, Tennis, & Golf: Scotch-a-Roos or Puppy Chow.  Scotch-a-Roos:  Please make one 9X13 pan cut into 12 pieces and individually wrapped.  Puppy Chow:  Please donate 12 sandwich bags with 1 Cup in each bag.  Drop off on Friday, November 4th for Girls Tournament.     

Summer Sports (all levels) Softball & Baseball: Scotch-a-Roos or Puppy Chow.  Scotch-a-Roos:  Please make one 9X13 pan cut into 12 pieces and individually wrapped.  Puppy Chow:  Please make 12 sandwich bags filled with 1 Cup in each bag.  Drop off on Friday, November 11th for Boys Tournament.  

Please consider signing up to volunteer for these tournaments at http://signup.com/go/U5VgqQ  

Attention Potential Track & Field Athletes:
Have you met Coach Voland, this year’s new track coach? He’s a national champion, an 11-time All American, and has even trained for the 2016 Olympic Trials in the 400 meter Hurdles.

If you are interested in track & field (Boys AND Girls!), please stop by his room, room 209, any day this week after school. He would like to meet you, learn what events you are interested in, and answer any questions you might have. Also, he would like to recruit some of you to volunteer together at the tournaments listed in the above announcement.

Attention parents of FFA members – On Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. we will have an Alumni meeting in the Ag Room, all parents should plan to attend.  The Green Hand meeting and Soup Supper will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. in the Commons Area.

Day of the dead is approaching fast! If you find a skull around school answer the question, write your name on the back, and turn it into Ms. Wallace’s room (110). If your skull is drawn at the end of the week you win a prize!