Congrats to the Junior High and Varsity Cross-Country runners who won medals at their home meet yesterday. Junior High Girls- Khloe Wallace-9th place and Lindsay Jones 13th place. Junior High Boys- Garrett Hopke- 5th place, Brady Puls- 7th place and Slayde Keller 11th place. Varsity Girls- Madelynn Caldwell- 11th place and Erin Childs 12th place. The Varsity Girls team also took second place as a team to win their first plaque.
The Senior Class met Friday and voted that dues for the year be $20. Please have dues in on/by December 1. Mrs. McCurdy has a secure box to drop these off at your convenience, (box located in her business room). These dues will cover senior t-shirt, senior trip, and cap/gown, along with Homecoming and Courtwarming decorations. We will have one fundraiser this year, Shakespeare's Pizza, which will begin October 1 and end October 15. It's going to be a great year!
The October ACT test will be given at Van-Far, Saturday October 23. The registration deadline is September 17.
This is your last week to buy Krispy Kreme doughnuts from StuCo. They are $10/dozen and will be here one week after I place the orders. Contact Mr. Rost or a StuCo member to purchase by the end of the school day this Friday, September 10.
StuCo members: doughnut orders and money are due to me this Friday, Sept 10 by the end of the school day. Continue selling.
Juniors there will be a meeting for the float committee and banner committee on Thursday morning at 7:30 in Mrs. Cross room.
FCA kick off get together Saturday, September 11th at Mrs Cross house at 6:00 p.m. We will be grilling hotdogs, playing nine square, and tossing corn bags. Come for food, fun, fellowship, and faith. Hope to see you there.
There will be FCCLA meetings Thursday before and after school, you only need to attend one, for anyone interested in joining or finding out more information. FCCLA is open to grades 7-12. We will be setting a regular meeting time and discussing plans for the year. If you are interested and cannot attend, please see Ms. Flint.
FRESHMEN CLASS: Your class dues have been set at $20. Please make sure to give those dues to Mrs. Weiss, Ms. Fowler, Mr. Stein, or Mr. Foster by the beginning of October. Prices will jump by $5 or $10 at that time. If you are unable to pay that amount, please talk with one of your sponsors. We need this money to pay for our homecoming float building supplies, as well as contribute funds to graduation fees, prom, etc.
2021-2022 Yearbooks are now on sale! Get them now for the lowest price they will be offered for. The current price for a yearbook is $36. You can add personalization for $6.50 and receive 4 free icons. You can pick up an order form on the office ledge, access the form from the school webpage, or order online at jostensyearbooks.com. Seniors: There is a special bundle just for you check out the class of 2022 schoology group for more information! These prices are good through 9/24, after this date, the price of a yearbook will increase to $42 and personalization no longer includes free icons.
There will be a FBLA meeting on Wednesday, September 8th at 6pm in the business room. Any student in grades 9-12 is welcome to attend. We will be electing officers and discussing events for this year, including a possibility of attending the Show Me Leadership Conference at Six Flags in October. If you are interested and unable to attend on 9/8, see Mrs. McCurdy.
Attention: Anyone needing A+ hours, there will be 3 Little Indian Football games held on 9/11; 9/18 at home. See Mrs. Utterback if you would like to volunteer. Thanks.
MACC will be here 9/16 around 11 to collect dual credit payments.
This year's Homecoming theme is "Around the World". Dress-up days will run from Friday, September 17--Friday, September 24:
- Friday 9/17 Wear your Homecoming T-Shirt
- Tuesday 9/21 A Day at the Beach--school-appropriate beachwear (shirts and cover-ups).
- Wednesday 9/22 South of the Border
- Thursday 9/23 Dress like a tourist
- Friday 9/24 Class colors
Homecoming t-shirts go on sale today thru Friday, Sept 10. Cost is $10. See Ms Dunn or Mr Rost to order. We will be wearing Homecoming t-shirts on Friday, Sept 17 to kickoff Homecoming week!
Josten's will be here next Wednesday, September 15th to meet with sophomores and seniors from 3:10-3:40.
EAP Teacher: Winders
Lunch Today: Chicken patty; Fish Patty; Peanut butter and jelly sandwich; Strawberry chicken salad; Noodle station; served with fresh garden salad, fresh fruit, chilled fruit
Opaa to go: Turkey and cheese sandwich; Club sandwich; Seven layer dip; served with chilled fruit
Wednesday, September 8
FFA Leadership Conference away at Bowling Green at TBA.
JH Softball away at Clopton at 5:00 pm. Bus leaves at 3:10.
FBLA Meeting in the Business room at 6:00 pm.
Thursday, September 9
V/JV Softball at home against Louisiana at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: D. Allen
Friday, September 10
V Football at home against Mark Twain at 7:00 pm. Gate Duty: Udelhoven/Hopke & Jennings/J McCurdy
Saturday, September 11
JH Softball away at Silex tournament at 3:00 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.
Monday, September 13
Teacher Professional Development.
JH Softball at home against Silex at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: Jensen
JV Football at home against Mark Twain at 6:00 pm. Gate Duty: Seymour/A Rost
Tuesday, September 14
JH Softball away at Mark Twain at 5:00 pm. Bus leaves at 3:20.
V/JV Softball at home against Elsberry at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: Waddell
JH Football away at Wright City at 6:00 pm. Bus leaves at 3:15.