FFA Week is this week – check the posters in the hall for what each day’s activities are. ALL students are encouraged to participate in the activities.  Tuesday –  Boot Day (cowboy boots or work boots) Wednesday – Wear anything Blue and Gold (FFA COLORS), Thursday – Drive your Tractor to School Day, Friday – Flannel Day – Wear a Flannel Shirt!!

Congratulations to Blair Bennis and Brooke Lapke – both students were named State Champions with  their proficiency award applications (their FFA Projects) and will now head to nationals to compete with students from across the country!  Congratulations also to JP Crowley for finishing 3rd in the State with his application!

FFA members please stop in the Ag room and sign up to work the FFA Alumni Fish Fry, The Consignment Sale and to sign up to donate 4 hours of your time to work for an area farmer or business!

Envirothon practice Tuesday and Thursday this Week – check with Mr. Bruns for Times

Ag Issues practice this week – check with Mr. Bruns for times.

Go see- the Maquoketa High School Art Show at the Maquoketa Art Experience until Feb. 27th! Vote up to once per day for your favorite piece through Feb. 10th.  Come to the open house at the Art Experience on Feb. 10th from 6-8PM

Attention Seniors:

Please note that Jostens will be delivering your graduation items on Tuesday March 1st during lunch.  This will be the only day that Jostens will be here to deliver your graduation items.  Please understand that if you want to pay for your items on March 1st, you can, but you must pay in cash or money order only.  If you wish to pay for your items prior to delivery day, please call 1-800-JOSTENS  You can pay by credit card over the phone only.

If you have any questions, please call 1-800-JOSTENS between the hours of 8am and 7pm.

On Wednesday, Feb 24 from 1:00-3:00 there will be two representatives from Clinton Community College at the Maquoketa Center to help students and their parents with the FAFSA process.  Also, if a senior needs help with filling out scholarships the representatives can help you.

Monday, Feb. 29 at 1:oo in the Counseling Office a representative from Iowa Central Community College will be here.  A sign up sheet is in the Counseling Office.

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) will be here on Friday, March 4 at 1:00 in the Counseling Office.  A sign up sheet is in the Counseling Office.

1st Semester Honor Roll has been posted on the hall bulletin board.  Please let the office know if you see any errors.

There will be a girls’ and boys’ tennis meeting on Thursday, February 25 at 3:30 in the cafeteria. Please see Mrs. Raker (room 109) if you have any questions.

There will be an NHS meeting for all members on Friday, February 26 at 8:00 AM in Mrs. Raker’s room.