Student Bulletin Tuesday, March 22 Day 1
Standard Improvement Day (SID) is scheduled for Thursday, March 24.
The School Permit meeting has been rescheduled as follows:
5:30-6pm Tuesday, March 29th in the HS Auditorium OR
5:30-6pm Thursday, March 31st in the HS Auditorium
Both parent/guardian and child need to be present at the meeting. Please contact Nick Schauf at email@example.com with any questions.
Friends of Chase Sternhagen are hosting a scootering party April 1 to raise funds to support him as he awaits a kidney transplant. If you’d like to volunteer (and receive Silver Service hours), here’s the signup. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050E4DA4A92AA0F58-chaseing
MHS Panther Tutoring is being offered in the Support Room (ICN room 316) this week as follows –
Tuesday, March 22
3:15 to 4:15 pm – Mrs. Rush, Mrs. Manternach, Mr. Szurkowski, Mr. Gilkerson
Thursday, March 24
7:00 to 8:00 am – Mrs. Keeney
3:15 to 4:15 pm – Mr. Gilkerson, Mrs. Schockemoehl, Mrs. Rush, Mrs. Keeney
Watch the high school student announcements and school messenger for dates and times on a weekly basis. If you need extra help, need time to complete work, or need to reassess, please take advantage of this opportunity. Contact Nick Schauf, MHS Principal, with questions.
Students need to submit their post-prom registration form and fee to the high school office by Friday, March 25 in order to be guaranteed a t-shirt. Forms were sent or mailed home. Forms are available at the drive-up window.
Attention Seniors – Jostens will be at school on Friday, March 25th to deliver your graduation items during lunch. If you have a balance due, please note that cash or money orders are the only forms of payment accepted. If you have any questions or would like to pay by credit card prior to delivery day, please call 1-800-JOSTENS. (Cap & gowns will not be delivered to the office until May; we will have a pickup day for those.)
Central Park Nature Center is offering a number of fun events. Check out the flyers outside the office.
March 23 – Central Park Early Out Animal Tracks & Sign Scavenger Hunt @ 2:30.
March 26 – Central Park Bluebird House Workshop @ 10:00 am.
Register for events at https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Jones
Silver Service Opportunities:
St. John’s Christian Day Care is looking for childcare teachers. Check out the posters outside the office and counselor’s office. Contact Natalee at 319-465-5369 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
The Monticello Aquatics Center is hiring lifeguards and pool assistants. Pick up applications at the Monticello Berndes Center, 766 North Maple Street, Monticello.
Coming soon to Monticello – Dollar Fresh Market!! You can apply at hy-vee.com/careers or Contact Amber Jahns at AJahns@hy-vee.com or 515-802-0449 with questions.
Monticello Nursing & Rehab is looking for part-time CNAs – 4:00-8:00 p.m. shift at $17/hour. They are also looking for part-time Dietary Aides – 5:00-8:00 p.m. shift at $12/hour. Apply online or email email@example.com with questions.
Orbis has some summer employment opportunities. Join the Orbis team as a summer help press operator. Must be 18 years old to apply. $18 per hour. See poster on Counseling bulletin board for available shifts and info on applying.
Jellystone Monticello is hiring for the following positions – Recreation, Beach, Snack Bar, Housekeeping, Store, Office, Maintenance, Grounds, and a Lead Person in all positions. Jellystone is open from April 15, 2022 through October 16, 2022. If you are interested in working in a fun environment, pick up an application in the high school office or contact Julie Renkert at 319-465-4665 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A representative from Mt Mercy University will be in the Counseling Office on Wednesday, March 23rd from 10:15-11:00. Please come in and ask about Mt Mercy!
ACT Prep is being offered at Kirkwood on Wednesday, March 23 from 5:00pm to 9:00 pm. There is still time for students to sign up! Kirkwood is opening this up to Sophomores also.
Kirkwood is offering some free college credit classes this summer thanks to state funding. Registration in Dual Enroll is now open.
Sophomores or juniors interested in a FREE leadership conference this summer in Grinnell, please see Mrs. Stenger for the application.
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 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.
UPDATED***Monticello Community Schools Foundation Scholarships – See application to see list of scholarships. Check off the scholarships you are eligible for. See each scholarship for eligibility. Application can be found on the Scholarship web page linked from the HS Counseling website. Deadline is April 8, 2022
Kitty Creek Quartet Scholarship & Monticello Fine Arts Booster Scholarship – Kitty Creek Quartet: Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 and have been involved in high school choir or band 3 of the 4 years. Monticello Fine Arts Booster Scholarship: Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 and have been involved in high school choir or band 3 of the 4 years. Must be pursuing a music-related major in college. Application can be found on the Scholarship web page linked from the HS Counseling website. Deadline is April 1, 2022
Starlighters Theater Scholarship – To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, the applicant must meet one or more of the following criteria: Be a resident of Jones County, attend a Jones County school and/or have participated in at least one Starlighters II mainstage production. Must be a graduating senior and will submit plans to enter a program leading to a degree in Theater, Music or Dance. Information and application can be found on the Scholarship web page linked from the HS Counseling website. Deadline is April 15, 2022
Today’s Lunch: Cheddar dog, cheesy potatoes, baked beans, mixed fruit, and milk.
Today’s Activities: Girls and Boys Track @ University of Dubuque 4:30.