Thursday, April 25, 2019

Character Ed Theme –  Honesty

Attention All Students….

·         Attention 6th/7th/8th Grade Students…. There is no Math Matters Tutoring this week. 

·         Attention 8th Grade Students… Tryouts for the Belleville West Champion Flag Line!  We will host 5 Audition Clinic days to learn technique in both dance and flag!  Audition Clinic Days are from Monday, April 29th through Friday, May 3rd from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. in room A113 at Belleville West.  Final Tryouts will be on Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in room A113 at Belleville West.  For more information, there are flyers in the principal’s office.   


·         Attention 3rd through 8th Grade Students…. Family STEM Night is tonight from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at MCS.  Students and their families are invited to a night like no other!  Play Arcade games created by the 7th grade and vote your favorite.  Visit one of the many 8th Grade-created Learning Centers, absorb some knowledge, watch demonstrations, and participate in the activities!  Enjoy many floats in the 5th grade Science Parade.  Vote for your favorite 6th grade invention.  Students can also compete in an edible care contest for a chance to be crowned champion!


·         Attention Students… 2019 MCS Academic Banquet is next Monday, April 29th at 6:30 p.m. in the MCS Multi-Purpose room.  We will honor the following teams; Challenge, Chess Team, Math Team, Scholar Bowl Team and Science Olympiad Team.  Please bring a dessert to share a serving utensil if needed:  cups, drinks, forks, napkins and plates will be provided.   Please RSVP to your coach if you are unable to attend. 


·         Attention All Students…. The Spring Carnival will be held on Friday, May 17th, from 1:30 – 5:00 p.m. in the park area behind MCS.  Deadline for armband presale orders is Wednesday, May 15th by 3:00 p.m. in the Principal’s office or the Assistant Principal’s office.  Presale armbands cost $12.  If paying by check, please make it payable to MCCS PTA.  Armbands will be distributed on May 17th at the Carnival.  Please go to the Main Check in Table/Booth.  For question, please contact Denise Campo @

***All Students in Pre-K through 8th Grade need to have a signed permission slip in order to attend the carnival.  Please return the permission slips to school NO later than Thursday, May 16th


April 2019



Science - STEM Night

6:30 – 8:00 p.m.


Conference Algebra Contest

8:00 – 12:30 p.m.


DuQuoin Invitational Track Meet

9:30 – 3:30 p.m.


MCS Academic Banquet in the Multi-Purpose Room

6:30 p.m.


Spring Band Concert in the MCS Gym

7:00 p.m.


Track Meet in DuQuoin

7:30 a.m.


May 2019



Student, Faculty & Staff Band Concert in the MCS Gym

9:00 a.m.


PTA Meeting

7:00 p.m.


7th Grade Field Trip to Springfield

6:30 a.m– 4:30 p.m.


Kindergarten Field Trip @ Grant’s Farm

8:30 a.m– 2:30 p.m.


6th Grade Living Wax Museum

12:20 – 3:00 p.m.


Track Conference Meet @ Belleville West

1:00 – 6:00 p.m.


Art Fair

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.


Senior Band Field Trip @ St. Louis Zoo

8:45 – 2:30 p.m.


4th Grade Trip  @ Gateway Arch

8:30 a.m – 2:30 p.m


Student Chorus Concert

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.


Chorus Concert

7:00 p.m.