HS Student Bulletin, 2-21-18

Student Bulletin                                                                  Wednesday, February 21                                                               Day 1


The MHS February Student of the Month is Chase Luensman.  He is a great student who is kind and considerate to all students and staff.  He’s always trying his best academically, and is willing to help other students when needed.  He goes out of his way to show kindness to peers and to make sure everyone feels important and valued as individuals.


It is National FFA Week.

Thursday is “Are You Smarter Than Your Ag Teacher” so go down to Mr. Schmitt’s room during WIN and play games!

On Friday go down to the gym and play Ag Olympics during WIN.

FFA membership is more than half a million, with 7,489 chapters in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, & the Virgin Islands.


Order forms for Monticello Girls State Basketball clothing are available at the drive-up window.  ORDERS MUST BE TURNED IN TO THE OFFICE BY 3:15 TODAY.


School will still run on schedule next week with classes Monday through Thursday.  On Friday, we have a scheduled staff collaboration day (no school for students).  If you are planning to leave school early on Tuesday, be sure to fill out a planned absence form.


Driver’s Ed registration forms are available at the office drive-up window.    Forms are due in the office by March 1st.


Attention Seniors:  Dare Role Model applications are available at the drive-up window.   DARE Role Models are selected through a strict application process—zero tolerance for alcohol, tobacco, and drugs.  Students must have a good driving record, a 3.0 grade point average, no criminal record, and be role models to their peers and younger students.   Submit applications to the Monticello Police Department by this Friday, February 23rd.


Volunteers are needed for Camp Courageous’ Green Bay Packer Tailgate Tour on Wednesday, April 11th.  Ask Mrs. Stenger how to sign up.


The Dance Marathon is this Saturday, February 24th from 7-11 pm. No outside drinks are allowed and admission to the dance will be cut off at 8 pm. If you are still interested in coming to Dance Marathon but did not buy a shirt you can pay $5 admission to come enjoy the fun.


Attention Seniors:  Jostens will be back at school to deliver your graduation items on Monday, March 5th during lunch.  Please remember that cash or money orders are the only forms of payments accepted on delivery day at school.  If you have any questions, please call 1-800-JOSTENS (567-8367).


Shannon Elementary offers child care during their conferences and needs some help.  If you are interested in earning silver service hours by assisting with child care, please contact Sandy Hinrichs at Shannon, ext 4114.


Silver Service Opportunity:  Monticello Senior Dining is looking for student help.  They need dishwashers Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 11;30-12:30.  Please call Gina at 465-6723 if interested.


Citizens State Bank is offering a bus trip to the girls state tournament in Des Moines on Tuesday, February 27th. Cost is $37 which includes advanced admission ticket, refreshments, a light snack, and an enjoyable bus ride.  Contact CSB for more information at 319-465-5921.


Congratulations to BPA Members Autry Fasnacht, Robby Holmes, Hunter Kramer, Makenna Patterson and Shana Timm who all qualified to compete at the BPA  National Business and Leadership Conference in Texas this year!


Please also congratulate Makenna Patterson for being elected a State BPA Officer for 2018-2019. Makenna will represent not only Monticello, but the State of Iowa at Nationals in Dallas, Texas this year and Anaheim, California next year.


Counseler’s Office –

Sophomores interested in taking a free practice ACT test next month, please sign up with Mrs. Stenger by tomorrow!


Kirkwood is hosting a High Tech Girls Day Friday, April 13th.  Attendees will explore labs in software development, network and information security, graphic design, computer hardware repair, and website development.  See Mrs. Stenger for how to register.


Today’s Lunch:    Pulled pork, sweet potato fries, green beans, mixed fruit, & milk.                                       Activities:   None.