Student Bulletin Tuesday, May 4 Day 2
Seniors who are interested in speaking at graduation, please see Mrs. Carlson or Ms. DeWitte for details.
Upcoming Blood Drive Hosted by Drucilla — Donors give patients a sunny future. You have the power to save lives this summer with your blood donation at the Monticello Community Blood Drive on May 24.
Did you know that donations in the summer months can drop at much as 20%? Help us avoid the summer slump this year by signing up today! Your donation will help up to FOUR local patients and their families.
As our special summer THANK YOU for donating during this critical period, all donors will earn a $10 gift card!
Monticello Community Blood Drive
Monday, May 24th
2:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Berndes Center – Gym
APPOINTMENTS AND MASKS ARE REQUIRED.
*Note: There is no deferral period for the COVID-19 vaccine. Donors who have received any vaccine (either first or second dose) are eligible to give. If you have been diagnosed with and recovered from COVID-19, you will be eligible to donate whole blood again after you have been symptom-free for 28 days. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Today’s Lunch: Mini corn dogs, sweet potato waves, mixed vegetables, pineapple tidbits, and milk.
Activities: Girls track here 5:00.
Boys conference golf @ Riverside 9:00.
Silver Service/Community Service Opportunities:
Animal Welfare Friends has numerous spring and summer silver service/community service opportunities available. PLEASE SEE THE UPDATED ATTACHED LISTING!
Any student interested in wearing the Monticello Panther Mascot at the Dyersville Downtown Market on August 8th from 8:00 a.m. to Noon, please contact Sarah Goldsmith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jones County Fair is looking for workers to help with food/drink services. YOU MUST BE 16 TO INQUIRE! Please contact Kathy, 319-389-9002 if you are interested or have any questions.
Cascade Manufacturing is hiring Team/Truss Assembly positions on all shifts. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Apply online at https://cascademfgco.isolvedhire.com or call 563-852-3231, ext 102 with any questions.
Counselor’s Office News:
ENTENDED DEADLINE! Monticello Rotary/L. Dale Greenawald Scholarship & the Rotary Business Scholarship – Greenawald Scholarship – any student is eligible, preference will be given to students with musical interest and talent and plans to major in a music program. Business Scholarship – plans to major in business. Both based on academic achievement, citizenship, financial need, probability of success and character. Information and application can be found on the Scholarship web page linked from the HS Counseling website. EXTENDED DEADLINE: Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Seniors – Keep checking the scholarship webpage as there are many scholarships that have late spring/early summer deadlines.
The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union is honoring former Associate Director Karon Brown with the establishment of the Karon Brown Award. The award has been created as a tribute to the former IGHSAU Associate Director, who retired at the end of 2020 after 43 years of service. To download a Microsoft Word document of the award application to your desktop, click here. The deadline to apply for the 2021 award is June 1, 2021.
The following programs are accepting applications for the 2021-2022 year —
Iowa Youth Congress (IYC) is a youth advocacy program under the Iowa Department of Human Rights. The year-long program seeks up to 100 Iowa high school students of all backgrounds and provides them the opportunity to gain hands-on education in the subject areas of state government, democracy, advocacy, and civic engagement. Members in IYC gain the knowledge, abilities, and direction to advocate and enact change in their communities and at the state level for issues affecting youth. Throughout their term, members also gain skills including public speaking, problem-solving, and political debate in a multicultural leadership setting. To apply, please go to http://bit.ly/IowaYouthCongress2021 or use the QR code. Applications close June 4th.
The State of Iowa Youth Advisory Council (SIYAC) became a formal council in 2009 with the passage of legislation (Iowa Code 216A.140.8). SIYAC consists of 21 youth from around the state, who serve two-year terms as members. SIYAC members advocate for youth issues with policymakers (legislators, Governor’s Office, and state agencies) through advocacy, service, and public awareness. These youth leaders are selected to represent all Iowa youth and engage in topics important to young Iowans. To apply, go to http://bit.ly/SIYAC2021 or use the QR code. Applications for SIYAC must include a letter of recommendation, which can be submitted using the link provided here https://forms.gle/9a2wkxmsRmuLJynH9 Applications close June 4th.