CMS Announcements ~Thursday, October 4, 2018

Today is a Purple Day

Friday will be a Gold Day


7th and 8th grade football players, if you wear your jersey to the MHS game on Friday you get in free! You can also stand on the sideline during varsity warm ups.


Students interested in being on the Yearbook Committee will need to sign up in the main office today and tomorrow.


The Fall Choir Concert will be on Thursday, October 18th at 6:30 p.m. Students need to be here and seated in the auditorium by 6:15 p.m.


For current 7th graders, there will be a DC Trip meeting this October 4th in the Central Library at 5:00-6:00 pm.  If you are interested in attending to get more information, you can RSVP at with your name and how many will be attending.  Pizza will be served.


Cancelled – 8th grade purple football vs Wood @ MHS today.


The Muscatine Community YMCA will be hosting a Middle School Movie Night on Friday, Oct. 5th 6-9pm. The event is free for members and nonmembers. There will be a movie, snacks and recreation activities during the evening! The movie will be “Jurassic World”.  For more information contact Amy Hessel at the Y.


The last day for the Fall Box Tops Challenge is Thursday, October 4.  


6th Grade Penny Wars Update:

  • There is a new leader for the Avengers.  Ms. Duffe’s social studies class Is in the lead with 336 points

And Mr. Hurlbert’s social studies class is still in last place with a negative 1052 points for the Avengers Team

  • Ms. Kinsey’s social studies class still has the with 8328 points

And  Ms. Carey’s social studies class is still in last place with a negative 306 points for the Justice League Team

The Penny Wars end at 3:30 today so get your money in those containers!  Remember all the proceeds from this challenge will be donated to MCSA so join in the fun!


To view the lunch menu, please follow this link.


Lunch Menu for Today is:

Pork Tenderloin

BBQ Turkey Sandwich

FFA Fresh Corn on the Cob



Milk Choices


Lunch for Friday is:

Grilled Chicken Wrap

BBQ Turkey Sandwich

Potato Smiles


Carnival Cookie


Milk Choices




Lifetouch pictures have been taken.  Retake date has not been scheduled as of yet.  I will post when it has been set.

We have a few extra yearbooks from last year if anyone is interested.  They are $18.


From the Athletic Department~ In order for your 7th/8th grade student to participate in a sport, 3 forms will need to be turned in to the Central Middle School Athletic Department/Attendance Office:

1) Central Middle School Athletic Form ~ signed by parent/guardian and student athlete, good for the school year participating

2) Concussion Form ~ signed by parent/guardian and student athlete, good for the school year participating

3) Iowa Athletic Pre-Participation Physical Examination form ~ signed my medical licensed professional and parent/guardian, good for 13 months from the date of physical.  These can be found online on the Central Middle School site under Activities & Athletics or can be picked up at CMS.


If your student is going to be absent please contact:

Muscatine Community School District Attendance



Telephone: 563-263-7223

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