Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Character Ed Theme – Responsibility


Attention All Students….

Ø  Congratulations to the 7th/8th Grade Boys Basketball Team for beating Waterloo last night!! 

Ø  Attention 6th/7th/8th Grade Students…. Math Matter Tutoring Center is open today from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in room 204.   

  • Attention Beat Club Members…. There is a meeting tomorrow morning at 7:40 a.m. in Mrs. Alt’s room.

Ø  Attention 6th/7th/8th Grade Students… Science Olympiad Team tryouts are tomorrow, November 8th from 3:30-4:15 p.m. in Mrs. Kienitz’s room, #409.  If you are unable to attend on Thursday and wish to try out, please contact Mrs. Kehrer before tryouts!  Send an email or leave a note in the box outside her door that includes a short explanation and your full name. 

  • Attention Students... It’s that time of year again!  The National PTA Reflections program is beginning!  Ms. Gay and Ms. Hawk will be a resource for picking up applications and rules in each category for this year’s theme ‘Heroes Around Me’ and reminding students of the upcoming deadline.  Applications for each category will also be available in our Digital Locker and in the office.  Many rules have changed within the categories so please read each one carefully.                                     Important dates to note:  Projects must be turned in to Ms. Gay or Ms. Hawk by end of school day Tuesday, November 20th.  The Arts Showcase and Awards Celebration date has not yet been set.    As soon as we know, we will send out a save the date.  Please contact Lori Barganier with any questions at  I look forward to seeing all of the wonderful projects our students create!
  • Attention 4th – 8th Grade Students…. Wrestling practice starts November 13th, 3:30 to 5:00 pm.
  • Attention Student Council Members…. There will not be a meeting this week.
  • Attention 3rd – 8th Grade Students…. MCS Pizza Day will be on Friday, November 16th

 in the multi-purpose room.   4th – 8th grade

2 slices cheese pizza, 1 dessert, and a bottle of water all for only $5.00.  Served outside the gym.  Proceeds benefit the Athletic Department.  Return the form to Mr. Weaver or the office.

Ø  Attention 8th Grade StudentsPlease turn in your baby picture for the yearbook by Tuesday, November 20th.  Your picture needs to be an original copy and 4x6 size or smaller.  Please place your picture in an envelope marked with your first and last name, and place it in the box outside of my classroom or send it to the office.  All pictures will be returned.  Mrs. Weaver


Ø  Attention All Students… Yearbooks are on sale through Tuesday November 20th.  You will have the option to purchase your yearbook online for a reduced price.  Watch for more information.  Mrs. Weaver.

 (Please send all yearbook orders into the office I will collect them there.)






5th Grade Field Trip @ Cahokia Mounds

9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.


Mad Science

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.


PTA Meeting

7:00 – 8:00 p.m.


4JW/4LH Field Trip @ Historic Homes

8:30 – 11:45 a.m.


Red Cross Blood Drive

1:30 – 9:00 p.m.


Science Olympiad Team Try-Outs – Mrs. Kienitz’s Room

3:30 – 4:15 p.m.


7th and 8th Girls BB @ New Athens (Bus:  4:15 p.m.)

6:00 p.m.


Veterans Assembly

9:45 a.m.