MS Weekly Announcements
MIDDLE SCHOOL WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS
October 19, 2017
Oct. 19 – parent/teacher conferences 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. (no appointment necessary)
Oct. 20 – NO SCHOOL
Oct. 23 – 27 – RED RIBBON WEEK (see theme schedule below)
Oct. 24 – MS Fall Festival band concert in the gym @ 6:30 p.m. (grades 7 & 8)
Oct. 23 – Basketball players, managers, & cheerleaders pictures
Oct. 25 – Club photos
Nov. 5 – Daylight Savings Time ends (fall back)
Nov. 7 – picture retakes, Election Day
Nov. 10 – Veterans Day Assembly
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day
Nov. 11 – District Honor Band @ Marshfield (select 7th & 8th graders)
Nov 20-24 – Thanksgiving break – NO SCHOOL
Monday, 10/23 pork fritter sandwich, French fries, green beans, fresh fruit, milk
Tuesday, 10/24 ground beef & macaroni, corn, roll, fruit, milk
Wed., 10/25 turkey & cheese roll-up, French fries, baby carrots, chocolate chip cookie, fruit, milk
Thursday, 10/26 chicken nugget, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, fruit, milk
Friday, 10/27 pepperoni pizza, baby carrots, fruit, milk
RED RIBBON WEEK THEME DAYS – MS SCHEDULE:
Monday, Oct. 23 – wear RED
Tuesday, Oct. 24 – sweats day (don’t sweat it – be drug-free)
Wednesday, Oct. 25 – twin day (friends don’t let friends do drugs)
Thursday, Oct. 26 – Hawaiian day (lei off drugs)
Friday, Oct. 27 – Neon day (you’re too bright for drugs)
FCCLA mtg Tuesday, Oct. 24th @ 8 am in Mrs. Payseur’s room. Doughnuts will be provided.
Important information about your field trip and officers announced, all members need to attend or
see Mrs. Payseur sometime that day!
Basketball pictures Monday Oct 23 for girls & boys basketball players,managers & cheerleaders. Players need their uniforms & managers need to wear Mansfield shirts that day.
PICTURE RETAKE DAY – Nov 7
WHO NEEDS RETAKES?
- Any new student who enrolled after Sep. 5 (original picture day)
- Any student who was absent on first picture day
- Any student who wants picture retakes because they are unhappy with their school pictures (these students need to bring original photo package with them to return to photographer – do not bring them to the office).
MS CROSS COUNTRY SCHEDULE
10/19 Fordland dismiss @ 2:30/bus leaves @ 2:45
TUTORING SCHEDULE – 3:40 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.
Mrs. Gray Wed. and as posted in class
Mrs. Reed Mon. and Thurs. or by appointment
Mrs. Walker Tues. or by appointment
Mrs. Garrison Thurs. or by appointment
COLLECTING POP TABS!
Bring your pop tabs to the MS office or Mrs. Walker’s room for Ronald McDonald House! Collect them from friends & family! We have collected 27 lbs. this year!
- Library fines are 5cents/day per overdue item. Save $$ and turn your books in on time!
- Library is closed while Ms. Sanders teaches a middle school class 11:27 – 12:17.
- Library is closed for lunch from 12:20 – 12:45.
SCHOOL SUPPLY STORE IN MS OFFICE
spiral notebooks – $.50
mechanical pencils – $.50
#2 mood pencils or colorful pencils – $.50
#2 pencils – $.25
SCHOOL ACCIDENT INSURANCE INFO:
To purchase school accident insurance contact Markel Insurance Company by calling 877-444-5014 or online @ http://markel.sevencorners.com.
We are collecting Box Tops & Pop tabs all year!
October 9: NO SCHOOL
October 10: A.R. Fundraiser pick up (2:30-5:00 pm)
October 17: Parent/Teacher conferences (3:30-5:30)
(call 924-3289 for appointments)(grade cards will go home during conferences)
October 19: Parent/Teacher conferences (3:30-5:30 pm)
October 20: NO SCHOOL
October 23-27: RED RIBBON WEEK: (NO HATS!!)
(Monday: Red Day / Tuesday: Camo Day / Wednesday: Career Day / Thursday: Sports Day / Friday: Crazy Hair & Sock Day)
October 27: Fall parties (2:30 pm)
High School Announcements
High School Announcements
October 23- Cross Country @ Fordland-HS runners’ only-runners out @ 2:00/ leave @ 2:15
October 25 – Club photos
October 25-27- National FFA Convention @ Indianapolis, IN
October 28- Cross Country @ Willow Springs District Meet-HS runners’ only-TBA
November 2-Academic Team @ Hartville
November 4- All-District Choir-SBU Bolivar
November 6- Science Conference Contest
November 7 – Picture retakes, Election Day
November 9- Academic Team @ Norwood
November 10-Veterans Day Performance-MHS Gym
November 16- Academic Team vs. Conway
November 30- Academic Team vs. Hartville
Student athletes, Lifetouch will be here this coming Monday, 10/23, to take team and senior athlete pictures. To prepare you need to be here and have your uniform. Picture taking will start at 9am with the senior athletes. Once pictures are taken students are to return to class.
Open Gym for high school cheerleaders will be October 23-27, after school through 5:00, in the multipurpose room. Mandatory practices will begin Monday, October 30. You must have a current sports physical on file to participate.
***PRACTICE ACT PREP ON 10/4 @ 8:50-COACH HILLS ROOM***
Key Sport will be here on Tuesday, October 24th from 11:30-12:45 in the HS Commons to take orders for letter jackets. Patch orders will be taken at this time also along with orders for Baseball Jackets. There is a $100.00 deposit on letter jackets & $50.00 deposit for baseball jackets. If this will be an issue, please see Coach Garrison.
FFA will take its club photo during advisory period on Oct. 24
Club and organization photos will be taken on Oct. 25 during fourth period
November 7- Picture Retake Day- Students who were not her for picture day need to make sure they have their picture taken. If you are doing retakes, you will need to bring old packet of pictures with you.
Science and Tech trip will be Friday 11/3. Departure time is 8:15. Permission slips MUST be turned in no later than Wednesday 11/1. See Grubbs or Hill for any questions or to pick up a permission slip.
Tuesday-Follow your dreams-Pajama Day
Wednesday-Friends don’t let friends do drugs- Twin day
Thursday-Lei off drugs- Hawaiian Day
Friday-You’re too bright for drugs-Neon Day
Lunch: (Sr. out 5 minutes early this week)
Monday-pork fritter sandwich, French fries, green beans, fresh fruit, milk
Tuesday-ground beef & macaroni, corn, roll, fruit, milk
Wed-Turkey & Cheese Roll Up, French Fries, Carrots, Fruit, Cookie, Milk
Thursday-chicken nugget, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, fruit, milk
Friday- pepperoni pizza, baby carrots, fruit, milk
Students if you do not have a bar code on your lunch card please return it to the office or to Ms. Kay.
School Counseling & Testing News
October 23- University of Missouri will be in the commons during lunch.
October 30-FAFSA Frenzy @ 5:00pm in the HS Library.