December 9, 2013 DAY #81 GO INDIANS!
Activity Passes: Student $30.00, Adult $60.00, Family $125.00. There will be a $2.00 replacement fee charged for lost passes.
Lunch Prices: Student Breakfast $1.30 – Adult Breakfast $1.55
Elementary Lunch - $1.90
Middle School Lunch - $2.00
High School Lunch - $2.10
(HS Second Lunch - $3.20
Adult Lunch - $3.20
****The Graduation date has been set – May 18, 2014 @ 3:00pm. May 12th will be the seniors last day with a mandatory graduation practice on Wednesday, May 14th @ 9:00AM.
****Due to the recent ALICE training at the high school, we will now be asking everyone to state your full name and your purpose in the building when you push the buzzer.
****Backpacks and book bags are not allowed in the classrooms or the Library without approval.
****Juniors, please turn in garbage bag money in the morning or during Channel One ASAP to Mrs. Stelpflug.
Juniors keep selling your garbage bags... still have over a 100 boxes to sell!!!
****The 9GBB are to meet at 6:00PM tonight for their game with North Cedar.
****There will be a mandatory practice for all Basketball cheerleaders at 3:30PM in the Commons TODAY.
****Miss Schlotfeldt will hold a softball meeting on Wednesday, December 11th in room 645 during Channel 1.
****Congratulations to the following students on being selected for National Honor Society on Monday, November 25th: Senior – Lindsey Grams; Juniors – Makenzie Ciner, Allison Donahue, Hayden Goldbeck, Jeremiah Jones, Aubriana Kelley, Harsh Patel and Jason Zhang; and Sophomores – Syrene Ball, Blake Bialas, Sara Chapman, Brice Everson, Brittani Gregorich, Kerri Lord, Bailey Mensinger, Jacob Peasley, Korrie Petersen, Jacob Pulse and Nellie Waidelich.
****The Camanche Middle School Stand for the Silent group has partnered with the Clinton Herald and several other organizations to collect donations of new hats, underwear, gloves, and socks (HUGS) for people in need in our community. Donations will be collected through the end of next week in the office at each school building.
****Iowa Sports Connection All State Football Team --1st Team All State Punter Derek Harksen Congratulations!
****Cast, please turn in your $10 drama fee to Mr. Westrum ASAP.
****Student Council to sponsor a Ping Pong Tournament December 11, 2013 at Camanche High School Commons 7:00PM. The cost is $5.00 per person to enter. At the high school level you can do a single or a double match. At the middle school level you can do a double match only. Find a Student Council member to sign up or stop by the high school office to pick up an entry form. There will be members of student council going to the classrooms during Channel 1 to encourage students to sign up.
****Mrs. Morgan will meet with any student interested in Medical Careers for next semester in the Media Center during Channel 1 on Tuesday, December 10th.
****Camanche High School will hold a Blood Drive on Tuesday, December 10th in the Media Center 8:00 – 1:00. Please eat before donating and bring a Photo ID with you. If you are 16 years old you will need to bring a signed parental consent form with you.
****NeckerŐs Jewelers Gift of giving Program. This holiday season NeckerŐs will donate a percentage of purchases from our schoolŐs families and supporters from December 1 – 31. All you need to do is take a voucher with you when you shop during the month of December at NeckerŐs JewelersŐ locations in DeWitt and Davenport. You must have the voucher with you at the time of purchase. NeckerŐs will keep track of the purchases and a check will be issued to the Camanche School/PTA in February 2014. Thank you for participating in this great opportunity for Camanche Schools to receive some extra funds for our childrenŐs needs.
From the high school an email has been sent containing a voucher page to all parents with email addresses and blank forms are available in the office for anyone else interested. Happy shopping!
****National Honor Society will meet on Monday, December 9th during Channel 1 in the Little Theatre.
****Student Council will meet every Tuesday during Channel 1 in the Little Theatre.
****Semester tests are scheduled for Thursday, December 19th and Friday, December 20th. Odd periods (1, 3, 5 & 7) tests will be on Thursday and even period (2, 4, 6 & 8) tests will be on Friday. Test will be given to
ALL STUDENTS. Test will be given in all GPA credit classes, which includes everything except Physical Education. Test periods will be in 90-minute increments Thursday and 60-minute increments on Friday due to the 2:15 dismissal. Students must stay in the classroom for a minimum of 60 minutes. We encourage all students to take full advantage of the full testing time. Testing schedules will be posted throughout the building soon.
****Upcoming College Representatives Visits and Military Visits:
LaJames – Tuesday, December 17, 2013 – Channel 1 time
****Mrs. DeMaranville will hold a meeting with the Battle of the Books during Channel 1 in the Media Center every Monday.
****Key ClubŐs next meeting will be Thursday, January 9, 2014 during Channel 1 time in the Little Theatre.
****BLADES for GLORY – Every student who makes Honor Roll will earn themselves a FREE ticket voucher to a Quad City Mallards Game! The game will be Saturday, March 1st, 2014. The Quad City Mallards goal is to provide local students with motivation and incentive to work hard towards good grades.
****All students must check your lunch account balance if you are unsure of your account status. Absolutely NO MEALS or ALA CART may be purchased if you have a negative balance. All lunch deposits must be turned into the office by 10:00AM. We NO LONGER will be accepting cash for ala cart items during the serving lunch hours.
****JUNIORSÉ..SELLÉ.SELLÉ..SELL those garbage bags. The cost is $15.00 per box of 100 bags. All orders and money should be turned in to Mrs. Stelpflug BEFORE SCHOOL. All checks are to be made out to Camanche High School.
****Reminder to all students: Please do not leave books sitting in the freshman hallway. They are likely to be damaged or stolen. Any books found in this hallway will be returned to the library.
****Any student leaving during the day due to a doctor or dental appointment or illness must have a phone call from a parent and check out of the office before leaving. Failure to check out of the building or report back into the building properly from an appointment or coming late may result in an unexcused absence.
****PARKING STICKERS – All students driving to school must have a parking sticker and displayed hanging on the rearview mirror facing out. The parking lot will be checked and violators will face consequences. The cost is $2.00 and may be purchased in the office with a completed parking permit form from Ms. Pingel.
****A reminder to all students and staff that is it illegal to pass a school bus at any time when the stop sign is out and the lights are flashing. This includes when they are in the parking lot unloading and loading students. Failure to abide by this rule will result in a $330.00 ticket.
ACTIVITY SCHEDULE FOR – December 9, 2013 – December 21, 2013
*December 9 – 9G/B BB North Scott – H – 6:45PM
*December 10 – Blood Mobile 8:00 – 1:00PM in the Media Center
*December 10 – JVG/B BB Monticello – H – 3:45PM
*December 10 – G/B Bowl Maquoketa – T – 4:00PM
*December 10 – VG/B BB Monticello – H – 6:00PM
*December 11 – 9B BB Rivermont – T – 6:00PM
*December 12 – Elementary Christmas Program 1:15P, TK – 2 @ 6:00PM, Grade 3 – 4 @ 7:00PM HS Gym
*December 12 – WR JV-V West Liberty, Tipton @ Tipton 6:00PM
*December 13 – G/B BB (JV) (V) North Cedar – H – 3:45/6:15PM
*December 14 – Large Group & Individual Speech Conference @ Forest City
*December 14 – 9G/B BB Assumption – H – 9:00AM
*December 14 – VWR @ North Cedar Invite 10:00AM
*December 14 – 9B BB DeWitt – H – 12:00PM
*December 16 – G/B Bowl @ Southeast Polk (Premier Lanes) 3:00PM
*December 17 – HS Band Holiday Concert Little Theatre @ 7:00PM
*December 19 – WR (JV) (V) Northeast/Cascade @ Cascade 6:00PM
*December 19 – 9G/B BB Northeast – H – 6:30PM
*December 20 – 2:15 dismissal – Winter Break begins December 21, 2013 thru January 5, 2014
*December 20 – G/B BB (JV) Durant – H – 3:45PM
*December 20 – G/B BB (V) Durant – H – 6:15PM
*December 21 – 9G/B BB Pleasant Valley – H – 9:00AM
*December 21 – WR (V) DeWitt Invite – T – 9:00AM
HOT LUNCH MENU FOR – December 9, 2013 – December 20, 2013
*December 9 – Pork Fritter on a Bun, French Fries, Three-Bean Salad, Mandarin Oranges and Milk
*December 10 – Tater-Tot Casserole, Mixed Vegetables, Beets, Peaches, Bread & Butter and Milk
*December 11 – Sub Sandwich, Whole Whet Bun, Fresh Carrots, Peas, Fruit Cocktail and Milk
*December 12 – Sloppy Joe, Whole Wheat Bun, Fresh Carrots, Peas, Fruit Cocktail and Milk
*December 13 – Breaded Chicken Patty, Whole Wheat Bun, Peas, Spring Green Salad, Mandarin Oranges, Cookie and Milk
*December 16 – Pepperoni Bosco Sticks, Marinara Sauce, Corn, Peaches, Pudding Cup and Milk
*December 17 – Grilled Chicken, Whole Wheat Bun, Green Peas, Spring Green Salad, Mandarin Oranges, Cookie and milk
*December 18 – Hot Dog, Whole Wheat Bun, Carrot/Cucumbers, Baked Beans, Oranges, Warm Apples and Milk
*December 19 – Chicken Nuggets, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Cherry Tomatoes, Pears, Bread & Butter and Milk
*December 20 – Hamburger, Whole Wheat Bun, Natural Fries, Squash, Pineapple, Holiday Cookie and Milk
*December 21 – January 5, 2014 Holiday Break – See you next year!