MHS Announcements – August 23, 2019

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** Daily News & Information **

  • TONIGHT! MHS Back To School Dance: Friday, August 23, 8-10pm in the MHS Cafeteria. 
    MHS Student ID required at the door.  $5 entrance fee.  Previous year Student ID can be used and if you do not have your student ID you can use your driver’s license.

  • ALL students 9th-12th grade report for the first day of classes. Buses will be picking up students that signed up for transportation. Please enter the high school through the Main Entrance doors if being dropped off. Student IDs can be picked up in front of Student Services.  Welcome Back to MHS!!
    Students can pick up Student IDs in front of Student  Services on Monday.
  • FALL PLAY AUDITIONS – Auditions for the MHS Fall Play, Miss Holmes, will be held in the MHS Auditorium on Wednesday, August 28 from 3:45 – 5:00 and again on Thursday, August 28th from 3:45 – 5:45.  You only need to attend ONE of the audition dates.  Miss Holmes is a mystery/thriller with a witty, modern take on the famous characters by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.  All information can be found at the drama website:  Contact Mrs. Mauck with questions:
  • On August 23rd and August 27th, Trinity Muscatine Public Health will be administering back to school vaccinations for incoming 7th and 12th graders at our location (1609 Cedar Street) from 9AM-4PM.  We are asking that students have a parent/legal guardian, immunization records/nurse’s note, and insurance cards with them when they come. The fee is $19.68 per vaccination, but we will provide assistance with costs if needed. We also accept patients without health insurance.
    Back-to-School-Vaccinations.pdf     Inmunizaciones para la escuela.pdf
  • Are you in need of a School Physical, Meningitis or Tetanus shot?
    Come to Muscatine Urgent Care!
    No Appointment Needed!
    Mon-Thurs: 9am to 7pm
    Fri-Sun: 9am-5pm
    Located in the Muscatine Mall   Muscatine Urgent Care Flyer
  • New Silver Cord Opportunity: See Silver Cord section below. (Grant)
  • MHS Vehicle Registration/Vehicle Tag: Vehicle registration is included as part of online student registration with NO FEE.  If you answer “Yes” to “Will this student drive a vehicle to school?” under Vehicle Registration, you will be required to fill in the Vehicle License Plate, Vehicle Make and Vehicle Model fields.
    Vehicle Tags can be picked up from the Student Services office.
  • Homecoming T-shirts are now available for order! Get yours now on the online store at:
    Make sure to order your shirt by August 27th in order for it to arrive by the homecoming game!
    It’s Not Too Late To Join a Muskie Fall Sport Team!  For more information contact the MHS Activities Office!

  • Athletic Forms:  Parent Permission Form    Concussion Form     Physical Form
  • Juniors & Seniors – Study Hall Exemption Forms: Any Junior or Senior wanting to be exempted from Study Hall will need to have an exemption form (attached) signed by their parent/guardian. Students are expected to attend Study Hall until it has been removed from their schedule.  Please bring signed forms to Mrs. Chatfield in room 12-001 and she will get them to your grade level administrator for approval. 2019-20 Study Hall Exemption Form
  • Taco Bell is hiring — all positions!  Must be 16 to apply.  See flyer for more information.    Taco Bell Job Information
  • MHS Picture Day: Sept. 9th starting @ 7am in the MHS Gym — There is NO picture day prior to school starting!
  • Senior Pictures for the Yearbook: Senior pictures can be uploaded to the Jostens website in November – date to be determined. (Directions will be sent out on the process of uploading pictures at that time.) Please watch announcements for more information!
  • YMCA Lifeguard Certification Course: Registration is open!  See attachment for dates and more information.
    YMCA Lifeguard Course Hiring Flyer.pdf
  • The Muscatine Dance Team are selling Muskie M’s to be painted on driveways!
    New “M’s” are $30 and Touch Ups are $25! Contact a pom girl or Coach Ali Failor at
  • Boys’ Golf: For those that are interested in boys’ golf this season but missed the meeting last week, please contact Coach Schultz at or at 563-272-1041 and leave a message.
  • MHS Counselors:
  • Driver Ed information can be obtained from the Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency (MBAEA) website –

** Silver Cord Opportunities **

  • Volunteers needed for Crossroads Carnival August 24th: The volunteer shift times are: 9am-11am for set-up, 11am-1pm to run a game/station, 1pm-3pm to run a game/station, 3pm-4pm for clean-up. They are welcome to volunteer all day, if desired. If interested, please contact Shanon Johnson at (563) 263-3545 or
  • McKinley Elementary is looking for high school volunteers who would like Silver cord hours for our Muskie Family Night.  Our Muskie Family Night is September 5th from 5-7pm. We are looking for babysitters. If you are interested please contact Joelle McConnaha 563-260-7122.
  • Mulberry Elementary is looking for some high school volunteers who need silver cord hours for our Muskie Family Night.  Our Muskie Family Night is September 5th from 5-7pm. We are looking for babysitters and students to help serve food. If you are interested please contact Stacy Olson at
  • The MCSD Food & Nutrition Dept. is looking for MHS students to help students at elementary schools with breakfast cards & getting through the serving lines any time from 7-8am during the 2019-2020 school year. If you are interested in helping out & earning silver cord hours starting Friday 8/23, please contact Alisha Eggers at 563-263-7223 or  
  • Volunteers needed for Muskie Family Night at Madison Elementary on Sept. 5th from 5-7:30pm.  Volunteers will be working on crafts and games with students while parents attend learning sessions.  If interested, please email Stephanie Zillig at

** Summer Camps **

** Fundraisers **

** Scholarships **

  • For a list of scholarships available at this time, please click on the ‘Scholarships’ link below.  Scholarships are listed by the month of their due date.  Scholarships

** Keep informed on what is going on at MHS! **

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Student Handbook:  MCSD Student Handbk
Curriculum Guide: 2019-20 Curriculum Guide


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