Student Bulletin Friday, February 14 Day 4
Last day to get your Dance Marathon shirt during both lunch shifts!!!
Drama shirt order forms are now open. The link is https://mhsdramaspring20.itemorder.com/sale
The deadline is February 16th so make sure to order everything by then.
BPA is selling lollipops for $1 in Mrs. Gassman’s room (room 302). Lots of great flavors, stop in before school or between classes if you would like to buy some! Thanks for your support.
Second Chance Breakfast is served daily between 1st block and 2nd block!! Students on free or reduced meals remember you will only be able to eat breakfast once unless you have money in your lunch account. Thanks and please be patient with us as we perfect this.
Be sure to check out the flyer outside the office about the Hope on a Leash To Benefit the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation T-shirt Design Contest scheduled for August 29th in Marion. Entry Form Deadline: Friday, February 28, 2020.
ASK Book Club will meet today during WIN.
There will be a Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Blood Drive on Thursday, February 27 from 2-6 at the Berndes Center. To sign up, contact Leah Holub or online at www.bloodcenterimpact.org
Kirkwood is offering a Basic Welding Metal class three-week series for ages 10-15 at the Kirkwood Jones Regional Center, Monticello. Call 319-465-2302 if you are interested.
No School on Monday, February 17th due to Professional Development.
There will be a Girls Soccer sign up meeting on Wednesday, February 26th at 3:30 in the auditorium.
Community Service Opportunities:
Monticello 10U baseball team is having a fundraiser Nerf Party at the Middle School gym and is looking for student volunteers on Friday, Feb. 21st after school to help set up. Contact Julie Welter at 319-560-8150 if you are interested in service hours.
All students are encouraged to keep track of the Guidance Office and Scholarship webpages for updates on important information on ACTs, college or military rep visits, college information and scholarship information and applications. See Mrs. Stenger or Mrs. Dirks if you have any questions!
An ICAN representative will provide presentations to help students plan for the future March 3rd during Parent/Teacher Conferences in the library. The Career and College Planning presentation is at 5:30 pm and the Understanding Financial Aid presentation is at 6:30 pm. All students and parents are welcome to attend.
is hosting a Black Iowa Youth Conference in April. See Mrs. Stenger to
learn more details.
A rep from Upper Iowa University will visit on Monday, February 24th at 11:50 during 2nd shift lunch. Stop by and say his and ask them about Upper Iowa!
A Simpson College rep will here on Thursday, March 5 during lunch shifts. Stop by and say hi and ask questions about Simpson!
Sophomores are encouraged to sign up for the PreACT, a practice version of the ACT, with Mrs. Stenger by March 13th. The PreACT is free and will be administered the morning of March 24th.
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation – Provides scholarships to the children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen attending post-high school, undergraduate and career technical education programs. Awarded based need – every eligible applicant receives a scholarship. Apply at mcsf.org/apply. Deadline: March 3, 2020
ELKS Iowa Association Vocational Grants – Applicant must be pursuing a vocational training/education program at an accredited school. Information and application can be found on the 2020 Scholarship Application webpage posted on the MHS Counseling website. Deadline: March 9, 2020
Dupaco R.W. Hoefer Foundation College Scholarship Program – Applicant must a first-time, full-time incoming freshman who will be attending an accredited community college, trade school, technical college or university. Essay or video required. Information can be found on the 2020 Scholarship Application webpage posted on the MHS Counseling website. Deadline: February 26, 2020
Today’s Lunch: Breaded cheese sticks, lettuce w/romaine, fresh broccoli w/dip, strawberries & bananas, and milk.
Saturday – Wrestling Districts @ CPU 12:00.
Girls Basketball Regionals vs Mount Vernon here 5:00.
Monday, Feb 17 – BPA State Leadership Conference @ Urbandale.