MHS Announcements – September 3, 2019

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** Daily News & Information **

  • Seniors: Senior March forms are available at the Attendance Center for pick up! The march will take place around 11:30am on Friday, September 13th. Food from Subway is provided. Cost is $5 and permission slips must be turned in by Monday, September 9, 2018 at 3:30pm. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Walsh at Hope to see you there!
  • MHS DRAMA will hold a special workshop with MHS graduate Brynn Sweere! Brynn will join us for our first Drama Club meeting of the year, Wednesday, 9/4, from 3:45 – 5:15pm in the Auditorium.  She will be teaching a masterclass on auditioning and preparing to apply for performing arts (theatre, musical theatre, vocal performance, etc.) programs.
    More information:
  • MHS Picture Day: Sept. 9th starting @ 7am in the MHS Gym — There is NO picture day prior to school starting!
  • Homecoming Week is September 9th-13th Our theme this year is “Disney.”
    • Monday: Monster University Day (Wear your favorite University/College apparel)
      (Remember this is also Picture Day.)
    • Tuesday: Inside Out Day 
      • Seniors: Yellow (Happiness)
      • Juniors: Blue (Sadness)
      • Sophomore: Anger (Red)
      • Freshman: Disgust (Green)
      • Teachers: Fear (Purple)
    • Wednesday: Disney Duo Day (Dress as a famous Disney Hero & Sidekick/ Pair of Disney Characters)
    • Thursday:  Toy Story Day (Dress as favorite Toy Story character —
      Have announcement sometime in the day that Andy’s Coming!
    • Friday Theme Day- Halloweentown High
      (Dress in spooky attire paired with your favorite Muskie Pride!)
  • Homecoming Community Events:
    • Monday, Sept. 9th: Junior Girls vs Senior Girls Powder Puff Game: Sept. 9th, 7PM at the
      MHS Stadium. Entry fee is $5. Proceeds go to the World Wildlife Fund.
    • Thursday, Sept. 12th: Homecoming Parade @ 6pm – Mulberry Street
    • Thursday, Sept. 12th: Homecoming Coronation @ approx. 7:15pm- MHS Gym
    • Friday, Sept. 13th: Homecoming Football Game @ 6pm
  • Homecoming Dance: Saturday, Sept. 14th, MHS Gym, 8pm-11pm.
  • Homecoming Dance Guest Forms: If you plan to bring a non-MHS guest to the Homecoming Dance on Sept. 14, please stop by the Assistant Principal’s office (Room 12-001) and pick up a permission form.  Homecoming Guest Permission Forms are due on or before Monday, September 9th. Guests must be approved before a ticket can be purchased.
  • Homecoming Court:
    Male Candidates:
    Tanner Cook
    Ronnie McCoy
    Marcos Bautista
    Sam Wieskamp
    Joaquin Bobay

Female Candidates:
Hannah Reynolds
Sydney Cox

Hannah Wieskamp
Emily Woepking
Olivia Bastin

  • Silver Cord Form- Google Form: The Silver Cord Form is now a google form that you submit online.  Silver Cord Form link
  • Key Club: The first Key Club meeting of the year will be Thursday, September 5th in Mrs. Rauenbuehler’s room (21-026) during Muskie Time. EVERYONE interested is welcome – come learn more about how we Make a Difference! Sign-up in Adaptive Scheduler. If you have questions contact Mrs. Keltner or our club president Sydney Cox
  • K-POP Club Meeting: The first K-Pop Club meeting will be at 3:40 pm on Thursday, September 5th in Mrs. Hovland’s room (11-023).  K-Pop Club Info
  • Homecoming Dance: Saturday, Sept. 14th, 8-11pm in the MHS Gym.  Tickets are $10 and will be sold the week of homecoming (9th-13th) before and after school in front of Student Services.
  • Junior and Senior Girls – Powder Puff Sign-up Info: If you are interested in participating in the Powder Puff game on September 9th. Please email Meg Manjoine or Mrs. Walsh by next Tuesday, September 3rd. In order to participate, all physical and concussion forms must be up to date. -Go Muskies!
  • STUDENTS: Starting August 29th, the Pool Door entrance (across from the Bonnie St. parking lot) will open at 7:15am, the MAIN and “BIG M” doors (by Cedar St. parking lot) will open at 7:45am.  Door Entry & Entry Times Communication
  • Model UN: For those interested in participating in Model UN or learning more about Model UN, we will have our kickoff meeting on Friday, September 6 during Enrichment in Ms. Hansen’s room (11-024). Bring your computer!
  • As a reminder, there are to be NO cellphones or headphones allowed during class time.
    Please leave your cellphone and headphone in your pocket or bag.
  • Breakfast starts at 7:30am and runs until 8:15am and is available in the Cafeteria or Library Cafeteria.
    Cafeteria – Breakfast Pizza, Breakfast Sandwiches, Muffins, Fruit, etc.
    Library Cafe – Muffins, Cookies, Cheese Sticks, PBJs, Breakfast Bars, Chips, Propel, flavored “slushies”, Water
  • Follow the following Twitter accounts to keep informed of activities and events at MHS:
  • The Magic the Gathering and Dungeons & Dragons Clubs will have meetings for students interested in participating on Wednesday 9/4 at the beginning of both lunch segments in
    Ben Johns’s office (13-012A, the office with the window by the Auditorium). The club will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school in the commons starting on Thursday 9/5. We have some free Magic intro decks if you’re interested, but have no cards. See Ben Johns or Tyler Wilson if you have any questions.
  • Wrestling open mat workouts available to all MHS students. Mon-Thurs 4-5pm in the wrestling room.
  • MHS Vehicle Registration/Vehicle Tag:  Vehicle Registration Forms & Vehicle Tags can be picked up from the Student Services office.
  • Student IDs can be picked up in Student Services.
  • Girls’ Basketball: There will be an informational pre-season meeting on Thursday, September 5th during Enrichment in Ms. Hansen’s room (11-024). Open gym starts on Thursday, September 5th and runs from 5:30-7:00pm in the main gym.
  • MHS Picture Day: Sept. 9th starting @ 7am in the MHS Gym.
  • Athletic Forms:  Parent Permission Form    Concussion Form     Physical Form
  • 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!
  • 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
  • MHS Counselors:
  • Driver Ed information can be obtained from the Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency (MBAEA) website –

** Silver Cord Opportunities **

  • 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

** 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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