CMS Announcements ~ Tuesday, May 1, 2018

It is a GOLD Day


Any 8th grade students interested in playing freshman football, please meet in the cafeteria May 1 at 3:00.


Our Buy One, Get One Book Fair starts Monday. Stock up for summer reading at the book fair!


The 8th grade Recognition Ceremony will take place on May 30th at 11:30.


Congratulations to 6th grade book battle team LARA consisting of Lauren Audas, Alexis Edkin, Rylee Pothoff, and Ava Bejarano, who beat both 6th grade teacher teams. Congratulations to the 7th grade teacher team consisting of Miss Blanchard, Miss Denton, Miss Dobson, and Mrs. Beale who beat the 7th grade team, The Messy Readers.


The Middle School Semi-Formal Spring Fling is Friday, May 11th from 8-11pm in the MHS cafeteria (it may be the gym). Price is $5 at the door. Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase, as well. This is open to all 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students.


You can still sign up for the Race for the Schools , after today Friday, APRIL 27 (the price increases).  Scholarships are available-contact Daphne Donald at the Board Office

MCSD Race for the Schools is Saturday, May 5th at MHS.  One Mile timed run at 8:00, 5K at 8:30. Don’t forget the MCSD school challenge, be sure to list your school when you register.


Are you in 8th Grade? Are you interested in High School Show Choir? Well here is your chance! Any 8th grader student can try out for High School Show Choir even if you have never done it before. Tryouts for the High School Show Choir program will take place here at Central on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Tryouts will consist of learning a dance at the audition and singing My Country Tis of Thee. For more information and details, please see Mr. Tolle for an Audition Form and Materials.


Hey CMS Muskies and Staff – the deadline to sign up for the Race for Schools Timed Mile Run and/or 5K at the discounted price is fast approaching!!!!  So get your forms in the locker rooms or outside of 212 and sign up online. The last day to sign up at the discounted price is Thursday April 26th. You may still sign up until the day of the race but it will not be discounted after April 26th.  Come out and support our school and students get your Mile Fitness Test completed !!!!


Attention 8th grade students!  If you are 14 years old or will be by June and would like to make some money this summer, please stop by the counselor’s office to pick up information about detasseling.


Students: Visit our Lost & Found boxes in 212.

There are still several sweatshirts & cinch sacks which have not been “found” this year.

Special thanks to Conner, and Gage for sorting, and folding our Lost & Found items that will go to Goodwill of Muscatine at the end of the year.


The MHS Cheer Program would like to invite you to tryout for our 2018 Fall Season.  We will have tryout practices May 1 & 3rd from 6 pm to 7 pm in the MHS Gym. Tryouts are the morning of May 5th in the MHS Gym. Tryout packets are available outside the attendance office. Please come to our clinics and see what it is all about! For more information or questions, contact Coach Sink at


The sixth grade is currently in the lead with 649 Box Tops.  Help your grade win the spring challenge and turn in your Box Tops to your ELA teacher by April 30.


PBIS – The cut off date for 4th Quarter PBIS celebration is May 25.  Attendance, grades, and behavior reports will be ran that day to determine if you qualify for an extra incentive on our pool day at the end of the year.


Congrats to Ashleigh Ramser and Katrina Mathis for reaching the 6,000 page reading challenge! Way to go Ashleigh and Katrina!




FFA Plant Sale: Starts April 26-27!   FFA Plant Sale Info


If your student is going to be absent please contact:

Muscatine Community School District Attendance



Telephone: 563-263-7223


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