Student Bulletin Friday, January 14 Day 1
1:00 Dismissal Today for inclement weather with the high school following this schedule –
No School on Monday, January 17 for Professional Development Day.
Spring Play Auditions are next week. Auditions will be held in Mrs. Osterkamp’s room (308) next week on Monday, January 17 at 3:30pm and 7:00pm and on Tuesday, January 18 at 7:00pm.
There will be an occupational therapist here during WIN on January 20th. If you have questions about this interesting career, email Mrs. Sconsa to sign up.
Ssg. Bries will be holding a self-defense class in the wrestling room on January 19th during WIN. If you haven’t already signed up and are interested, email Mrs. Sconsa.
The 7th grade students’ Snack, Drink, and Craft Sale has been postponed to Wednesday, January 19 from 1:40 – 3:15. This is a fundraiser for their ski trip. All high school students are invited to attend and purchase items.
Sophomores and juniors will report to the auditorium during WIN Tuesday, January 18th to learn about Technology Kirkwood Academy and career options.
Silver Service Opportunity:
We are hosting a Girls Basketball Tournament on Saturday, February 5th and Sunday, February 6th at the High School and New Middle School. We would love to have anyone who would be willing to help and would like to get in some hours. If you’d like to help, contact Kellie Arduser at email@example.com or 319-480-0454.
Seniors planning to attend college next year should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. See Mrs. Stenger after completing it for a free pop-it!
Scholarships are beginning to be posted. They will be posted alphabetically by name of scholarship as we post them. When active, the scholarship name will be turned green. Go to the school’s website at www.monticello.k12.ia.us and go to the High School page. Click on the Counseling tab, then click on Scholarships on the right. Also check out the Counseling Announcement link for other counseling office information and other college and scholarship announcements.
Horatio Alger Scholarship – The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society. See more information on eligibility and application procedures on the high school’s Counseling webpage – click on Scholarships. Deadline is March 15, 2022.
Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities Scholarships:
Utility-Focused Scholarship – candidate must be a 2022 graduating high school senior or have previously graduated from high school and will be attending a post high school education program in Iowa in the fall of 2022. Must live in a residence that is a verified customer of an IAMU member.
General Scholarship – candidate must attend a college/technical school in Iowa, have a parent/grandparent/guardian who is an employee of an IAMU verified member, and have a 3.0 minimum GPA. Go to https://members.iamu.org/page/scholarship_program to apply. Deadline is February 15, 2022.
White Hawk Tech-Vocational Scholarship – This scholarship is open to any student attending a technical, trade and/or vocational school in any career. Information and application can be found on the High School’s Counseling webpage-click on Scholarships. Deadline is May 6, 2022.
Today’s Lunch: Breaded cheese sticks, garden salad, fresh vegetables, fruit, and milk.
JV/V Girls and Boys Basketball home vs Bellevue. POSTPONED
Saturday – Large Group Conference Speech @ Regina 9:00.
Wrestling @ Marion 9:30.
9/10 Boys Basketball @ Mid Prairie 12:00.
JV/V Girls Basketball @ Mid Prairie 1:30/3:45.
JV/V Boys Basketball @ Mid Prairie 2:45/5:00.