Attention all athletes:  Maquoketa is hosting 32 teams at the WaMac conference track meet on Thursday, May 7.  The Athletic Boosters will be running concessions that evening as a fundraiser for all athletic programs.  We are asking each high school athlete to donate either one case of water bottles, or one (8pk) of PowerAde (20 oz bottles).  These can be dropped off in Mrs. Taylor’s room at the high school.  Any questions can be directed to

CCC Fine Arts Day at Clinton Community College- 4/24/15

Kara Mueller, 3rd place in drawing, 2nd place in Mixed Media

Zoe Greer-Osterhaus, honorable mention in photography

Shelby Yearwood, 1st in mixed media

Shelby Feller, 3rd in other

Shyanne Schnitzler, 3rd in student choice award

Seniors:  Two new scholarships have arrived in the Counseling Office.

  1. Warren D Roberts Memorial Scholarship is due May 1st.  This scholarship is for anyone who is planning to pursue a career in Education.  Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  2. Devenish Nutrition Scholarship for Agriculture is due June 1st.  This scholarship is for students planning to pursue a degree in an agricultural field of study.

Applications for both of these scholarships are in the Counseling Office.

Seniors:  If you have been awarded a scholarship from the college you are planning to attend please let Mrs. Yarolim know so it can be announced at the Senior Award Ceremony.  Also, if you have received a scholarship from a parent’s employer or another source that the Counseling Office would not know about and you would like it announced let Mrs. Yarolim know.  This information should be brought to the Counseling Office no later than Wednesday, May 6th.

Palmer College will be in the Counseling Office on Tuesday, May 5th at 1:00.

Cornelius Seed Detasseling Applications are in the Counseling Office.

Team Corn Detasseling Applications are in the Counseling Office.

Seniors, thank you for the generous gifts that are coming in for the memorial. If you have questions, please stop in room 114 to talk to Mrs. Edwards. Remember, you can continue to contribute through Thursday.

Thank you to all the Student Senate members who worked so hard to make the Jackson County Track and Field Day a huge success. Your help was very much appreciated. Also, a sincere thank-you to the staff for your cooperation and support of this activity.