Announcements Sept 21-25
Congratulations to Kyle Schiffer and Kailie Hazer for being crowned Homecoming King and Queen on Sunday.
Do you hate waiting in lines? If you do, be sure to get your Homecoming dance tickets in advance this week. Tickets are $5. You can purchase your tickets in Mrs. Raker’s room (109) or during lunch on Wednesday and Thursday. Tickets can also be purchased at the door on Saturday night (9/26/15).
The dress up day on Tuesday is Twin Day! Judging will take place at the beginning of 2nd block.
9th and 10th grade students participating in the Homecoming Olympics will be dismissed from class on Tuesday, September 22 from 12:30-2:15. Please plan accordingly with your teachers. The Olympics will take place at the practice soccer field (on the west side of the school).
11th and 12 grade students participating in the Homecoming Olympics will be dismissed from class on Wednesday, September 23 from 12:30-2:15. Please plan accordingly with your teachers. The Olympics will take place at the track (behind the school).
The Maquoketa High School Counseling Office will be using REMIND to share information with students, parents and staff. You can sign up to receive text or email notifications with information pertinent to a specific grade level. Some examples may be: college and career planning information, college admission visits, military recruiter visits, scholarship information, upcoming presentations (College Planning Night, Financial Aid Night), registration information, etc. If you would like to receive information through REMIND
please use the following information to register:
Class of 2016- Text @maqcards16 to 81010
Class of 2017- Text @maqcards17 to 81010
Class of 2018-Text @maqcards18 to 81010
Class of 2019-Text @maqcards19 to 81010
On Tuesday, Sept. 22 a recruiter for the United States Navy will be here during lunch.
Thursday, Sept. 24 a representative will be in the Counseling Office from University of Iowa at 1:00.
Wednesday, Sept. 23 a representative will be in the Counseling Office at 1:00 from Loras College.
Any females interested in being a manager for the Boys Basketball Team – Please see Coach Roberts in room 209
Attention Juniors: You can sign up for the PSAT in the school counseling office. The deadline to sign up is Sept. 24th and the cost is $15.00. Please make checks payable to Maquoketa Community School District. The test will be administered during the school day on October 14th. The PSAT is a great opportunity to practice your test taking skills as you prepare for the ACT or SAT. Your scores on the PSAT may also qualify you for the National Merit Scholarship Program.
Reminder: School pictures will be Wednesday, September 30 in the west gym.
FFA Farm Safety meetings this week at 7:30 AM Tuesday 22nd, Thursday 24th, and next Monday 28th.
FFA members that signed up to help build mums during DST we will build during DSTs Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week. We will assemble and package at 5:00 Thursday.
FFA Homecoming Mums can be picked up Friday Morning in the Commons.