Friday, April 28, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Friday, April 28, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Student-Led Bible Study will be meeting today after school in J227 at 3:10.  All are welcome.

Attention students:  Are you interested in writing or taking pictures for the Line O’ Type, Moline High School’s student-run newspaper?  It’s time to apply for next year’s paper.  Please pick up an application in B206 and return it to the Publications Office after you’ve filled it out.  Applications are due not later than May 12.  See Mrs. Norcross in B206 if you have questions.

Attention to all graduating seniors and juniors graduating early; please check your school email.  The Line O’ Type has sent you an optional survey requesting your post-high school plans.  Are you going to college, joining the military, or entering the workforce?  Let us know so we can publish this info in this May’s issue of The Line O ‘Type.

Random of Acts of Kindness will meet on Monday in room B217.  T shirt order forms will be available at the meeting.

COUNSELING CENTER

This is a reminder to all seniors– if you want your scholarships that you have received to be published in the Convocation program; you need to turn in your blue sheet to the Counseling Center by today.  Forms will not be taken past this date due to the publishing deadline.

Congratulations to all students who participated in College Signing Day! We had 125 students participate. A map outside the counseling center is in the works to display where all of our seniors will be going next year. Ava Gomez and Samantha Stealy are the winners of the Buffalo Wild Wings and Dairy Queen gift cards. Please pick them up in the Counseling Center today!

Willard Elementary School is looking for students to volunteer to work games at their school carnival on May 5th from 5:30 to 7:30.  If you are interested please see Mrs. Thompson in the counseling center to sign up.

SPORTS

This is a final reminder that cheerleading tryouts will be held next week.  All grade sheets and teacher recommendation forms are due by the end of the day today.  The first clinic will be held Monday, May 1st at 3:30 PM in the cafeteria.  See Ms. Finneran in Room J209 if you have any questions.

MISC

Prom tickets are for sale in the bookstore. The theme this year is “Beauty and the Beast” and the dance will be held at the Figge Museum on May 6th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

On May 3rd all freshmen and sophomores will participate in the PSAT or the practice SAT assessments from 8:10 a.m. until 11:10 a.m.  Room assignments will be posted prior to testing in all hallways and with all teachers.  Please be prompt, eat a nutritious breakfast, and bring two #2 pencils, a calculator, and student ID to the testing room.

Operation Prom is Wednesday, May 3rd. Seniors and Juniors report to Wharton Field House at 8:30 am for attendance. Please see the gold and green sheets posted around the building. The teacher you report to for attendance and their location is listed on these sheets.

All students will be dismissed from their location at 11:10 a.m.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Wednesday, April 26, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Authentic Voices meetings will be tomorrow during 2nd and 3rd period in room E204.

COUNSELING CENTER

College Signing Day is tomorrow. Wear your intended college’s colors and on your way to PE, stop outside the Counseling Center to sign a certificate of your intent to attend the college of choice! All students who participate will have an opportunity to take pictures, a chance to win a gift card, and will be featured on the Senior Destination Map outside the Counseling Center.

This is a reminder to all seniors– if you want your scholarships that you have received to be published in the Convocation program; you need to turn in your blue sheet to the Counseling Center by this Friday, April 28.  Forms will not be taken past this date due to the publishing deadline.

National Honor Society Members:  There are Birdies for Charity forms and a collection box in the Counseling Center.  Please help the Griffith family to provide scholarships for future NHS seniors.  Seniors–If you have not turned in your thank you note for Mrs. Griffith, you can get the address and stamps from Mrs. Ryser.  A note from every senior NHS member must be received by the end of next week.

SPORTS

Got spirit? Cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-2018 season will be held May 1st through May 4th.  See Ms. Finneran in Room J209 or check out the posters in the hallways for specific times and locations. Any students interested in trying out need to see Ms. Finneran before or after school to pick up the grade sheet form and teacher recommendation forms. All are welcome. Hope to see you there!

Due to the weather, the boy’s tennis meet is postponed for today, until next Tuesday.

ISC

Prom tickets are for sale in the bookstore. The theme this year is “Beauty and the Beast” and the dance will be held at the Figge Museum on May 6th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

On May 3rd all freshmen and sophomores will participate in the PSAT or the practice SAT assessments from 8:10 a.m. until 11:10 a.m.  Room assignments will be posted prior to testing in all hallways and with all teachers.  Please be prompt, eat a nutritious breakfast, and bring two #2 pencils, a calculator, and student ID to the testing room.

Juniors and seniors will participate in Operation Prom at Wharton Field House.  All juniors and seniors should report directly to Wharton by 8:30 a.m., at which time seating locations will be communicated.

All students will be dismissed from their location at 11:10 a.m.

If you are interested in taking Driver Education this summer, please register as soon as possible.  Space is filling up and the first meeting to get your permit is this Wednesday.  See your counselor for more information.

Freshmen and sophomores interested in affordably studying abroad for one school year, or to participate in summer cultural exchanges in another country, are invited to attend an informational presentation for students and parents on Thursday April 27th at 6:30pm in room B131. The Moline Rotary Club Youth Exchange Program is offering the opportunity for a Moline High School student to be selected to receive a scholarship to attend high school in another country during the 2018-19 school year, or to participate in a summer cultural exchange with a student in another country during summer. Applications are being accepted with selection of candidates in October. Students and their parents are invited to attend the informational meeting and consider applying.  Moline host families are also being sought for next year’s exchange student from Europe. Contact: Gary Francque, Moline Rotary Club, 309-764-0483, g.francque@mchsi.com

There will be two Public Forums that will give parents and community members an opportunity to share input on facility improvements.  These forums will be held tonight at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at John Deere Middle School and Thursday, May 4th at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at Moline High School.

Senior Send Off Talent Show is going to happen on Monday, May 22nd!  Any senior graduating this year is eligible to try out on Tuesday, May 9th after school in the auditorium.  Sign up for tryout slots is posted outside Ms. Shelton’s room E-208.  Acts must be completely ready to go at tryouts and should be no longer than 5 minutes.  Mandatory practice is scheduled for Wednesday, May 17th.  Sign up today.

Need help with homework?  After school tutoring is available today from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. in room B325.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Tuesday, April 25, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Attention all Line O’ Type members: We will be having a planning meeting today after school in B206, Mrs. Norcross’s room.  We will be planning the last issue of the year and discussing next year’s application process.  Please make arrangements to be at this very important meeting.  See Mrs. Norcross if you are unable to attend.

ALL HOSA members: Please attend an important meeting today at 3:05, in B318.We are finalizing the field trip and ordering T-shirts. The meeting will last about 10 to 15 minutes.

Authentic Voices Meetings on Thursday, April 27th during 2nd and 3rd period in room E204.

COUNSELING CENTER

All students who are interested in Fire Fighting and Emergency Medical careers:   There will be an Exploring Open House at the Coal Valley Fire Protection District 108 W. 18th Ave. on Thursday, April 27th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  This is a great opportunity to explore these careers!  See Mrs. Thompson in the Counseling Center for a flyer.

The 2nd Annual Conference for African American Girls will be Saturday, April 29th 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Martin Luther King Center in Rock Island.  The conference is free and will include breakfast and lunch.  Please see Mrs. Ryser today if you are interested.  The organizers of the event would like the number of interested girls ASAP.

Willard Elementary School is looking for students to volunteer to work games at their school carnival on May 5th from 5:30 to 7:30.  If you are interested please see Mrs. Thompson in the counseling center to sign up.

College Signing Day is Thursday, April 27th. Wear your intended college’s colors and on your way to PE, stop outside the Counseling Center to sign a certificate of your intent to attend the college of choice! All students who participate will have an opportunity to take pictures, a chance to win a gift card, and will be featured on the Senior Destination Map outside the Counseling Center!

SPORTS

Got spirit? Cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-2018 season will be held May 1st through May 4th.  See Ms. Finneran in Room J209 or check out the posters in the hallways for specific times and locations. Any students interested in trying out need to see Ms. Finneran before or after school to pick up the grade sheet form and teacher recommendation forms. All are welcome. Hope to see you there!

MISC

Prom tickets are for sale in the bookstore. The theme this year is “Beauty and the Beast” and the dance will be held at the Figge Museum on May 6th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

On May 3rd all freshmen and sophomores will participate in the PSAT or the practice SAT assessments from 8:10 a.m. until 11:10 a.m.  Room assignments will be posted prior to testing in all hallways and with all teachers.  Please be prompt, eat a nutritious breakfast, and bring two #2 pencils, a calculator, and student ID to the testing room.

Juniors and seniors will participate in Operation Prom at Wharton Field House.  All juniors and seniors should report directly to Wharton by 8:30 a.m., at which time seating locations will be communicated.

All students will be dismissed from their location at 11:10 a.m.

If you are interested in taking Driver Education this summer, please register as soon as possible.  Space is filling up and the first meeting to get your permit is this Wednesday.  See your counselor for more information.

Freshmen and sophomores interested in affordably studying abroad for one school year, or to participate in summer cultural exchanges in another country, are invited to attend an informational presentation for students and parents on Thursday April 27th at 6:30pm in room B131. The Moline Rotary Club Youth Exchange Program is offering the opportunity for a Moline High School student to be selected to receive a scholarship to attend high school in another country during the 2018-19 school year, or to participate in a summer cultural exchange with a student in another country during summer. Applications are being accepted with selection of candidates in October. Students and their parents are invited to attend the informational meeting and consider applying.  Moline host families are also being sought for next year’s exchange student from Europe. Contact: Gary Francque, Moline Rotary Club, 309-764-0483, g.francque@mchsi.com

There will be two Public Forums that will give parents and community members an opportunity to share input on facility improvements.  These forums will be held on Wednesday, April 26th at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at John Deere Middle School and Thursday, May 4th at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at Moline High School.

Senior Send Off Talent Show is going to happen on Monday, May 22nd!  Any senior graduating this year is eligible to try out on Tuesday, May 9th after school in the auditorium.  Sign up for tryout slots is posted outside Ms. Shelton’s room E-208.  Acts must be completely ready to go at tryouts and should be no longer than 5 minutes.  Mandatory practice is scheduled for Wednesday, May 17th.  Sign up today.

Monday, April 24, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Monday, April 24, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Natural Helpers will meet today during lunch in room B131.

Sports Unlimited is playing tennis today.  Students should meet in the cafeteria right after school. Don’t miss out on the fun!  Sports Unlimited is a club for students, by students.

Attention all Line O’ Type members: We will be having a planning meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, after school in B206, Mrs. Norcross’s room.  We will be planning the last issue of the year and discussing next year’s application process.  Please make arrangements to be at this very important meeting.  See Mrs. Norcross if you are unable to attend.

COUNSELING CENTER

All students who are interested in Fire Fighting and Emergency Medical careers:   There will be an Exploring Open House at the Coal Valley Fire Protection District 108 W. 18th Ave. on Thursday, April 27th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  This is a great opportunity to explore these careers!  See Mrs. Thompson in the Counseling Center for a flyer.

The 2nd Annual Conference for African American Girls will be Saturday, April 29th 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Martin Luther King Center in Rock Island.  The conference is free and will include breakfast and lunch.  Please see Mrs. Ryser today if you are interested.  The organizers of the event would like the number of interested girls ASAP.

Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship Program – Up to $2,500 scholarship for seniors enrolling in a technical or career degree/certificate program in Fall 2017 that will lead to employment. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and be Pell Grant eligible. Deadline of June 15th.

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers – Eastern Iowa Professional Chapter Scholarship – Three $1,000 scholarships and one $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to college-bound high school seniors pursuing careers in Science, Math, Engineering, or technical training. Applicants must have GPA of 2.5 or above, a letter of recommendation and complete required essays. Deadline of June 30th.

Groth and Associates Scholarships – $1,000 scholarship available to students with a GPA of 3.0+, have been accepted into a college or university in the U.S. and complete an essay. Deadline of July 31st.

Willard Elementary School is looking for students to volunteer to work games at their school carnival on May 5th from 5:30 to 7:30.  If you are interested please see Mrs. Thompson in the counseling center to sign up.

SPORTS

MHS 2017 Color Guard Flag and Rifle Performance Team Clinic and Tryouts are today through Friday of this week from 3:30 to 4:30 in the West Gym.

Got spirit? Cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-2018 season will be held May 1st through May 4th.  See Ms. Finneran in Room J209 or check out the posters in the hallways for specific times and locations. Any students interested in trying out need to see Ms. Finneran before or after school to pick up the grade sheet form and teacher recommendation forms. All are welcome. Hope to see you there!

MISC

Tickets go on sale for Prom today in the bookstore. The theme this year is “Beauty and the Beast” and the dance will be held at the Figge Museum on May 6th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

Students must have their student ID’s to enter the library beginning today.   You may purchase your student ID at the book store for $5.00

Freshmen and sophomores interested in affordably studying abroad for one school year, or to participate in summer cultural exchanges in another country, are invited to attend an informational presentation for students and parents on Thursday April 27th at 6:30pm in room B131. The Moline Rotary Club Youth Exchange Program is offering the opportunity for a Moline High School student to be selected to receive a scholarship to attend high school in another country during the 2018-19 school year, or to participate in a summer cultural exchange with a student in another country during summer. Applications are being accepted with selection of candidates in October. Students and their parents are invited to attend the informational meeting and consider applying.  Moline host families are also being sought for next year’s exchange student from Europe. Contact: Gary Francque, Moline Rotary Club, 309-764-0483, g.francque@mchsi.com

There will be two Public Forums that will give parents and community members an opportunity to share input on facility improvements.  These forums will be held on Wednesday, April 26th at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at John Deere Middle School and Thursday, May 4th at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at Moline High School.

Friday, April 21, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Friday, April 21, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Sports Unlimited is playing tennis on Monday.  Students should meet in the cafeteria right after school.  Don’t miss out on the fun!  Sports Unlimited is a club for students, by students.

The Link Leaders for the 2017-18 school year have been selected.  The names of the selected leaders will be posted outside the Counseling Center. If your name appears on the list, it is your first responsibility as a Link Leader to pick up an acceptance letter from the Counseling Center.  This letter will confirm dates for your mandatory May and August training days.

COUNSELING CENTER

MHS Students who are looking for a volunteer opportunity:  Moline Rotary is having a spring cleanup this Saturday, April 22nd from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.  They are meeting at the McDonalds that is located across from Walgreens on 16th street at 8:00 a.m.  Please note that this is a change in location than previously announced.  Please see Mrs. Ryser in the Counseling Center for more information.

Junior Board of Rock Island Nest Egg Scholarship – a $5,000 scholarship is available to students to be dispersed over 2 academic years. Applicants must be a past or current participant in the Junior Board of Rock Island Nest Program, attending a minimum of 6 sessions; may not be a relative of any past or present Junior Board of Rock Island members; must provide 2 letters of recommendation; and must speak at a minimum of 2 one hour Nest Sessions during scholarship period. Deadline of May 1st.

Moline Kiwanis Club Scholarship – One year non-renewable award offered to Moline High School seniors who have attended MHS for at least 4 semesters. Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or above and be enrolling in an accredited college, university or technical school. Deadline of May 12th.

SPORTS

MHS 2017 Color Guard Flag and Rifle Performance Team Clinic and Tryouts are Monday, April 24th to Friday, April 28th from 3:30 to 4:30 in the West Gym.  No experience necessary.  You will be taught basic spins, tosses, movements and a short routine during the clinic.

Got spirit? Cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-2018 season will be held May 1st through May 4th.  The clinics will take place on Monday & Tuesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Cafeteria and Wednesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Gymnastics gym (the small gym next to the West Gym). The tryout date will be Thursday, May 4th from 4:30-6:30 PM in the West Gym and the Gymnastics Gym. Any students interested in trying out for cheerleading need to see Ms. Finneran in room J209 before or after school to pick up the grade sheet form and teacher recommendation forms.  All are welcome.  Hope to see you there!

MISC

Tickets go on sale for Prom Monday in the bookstore. The theme this year is “Beauty and the Beast” and the dance will be held at the Figge Museum on May 6th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

Freshmen and sophomores interested in affordably studying abroad for one school year, or to participate in summer cultural exchanges in another country, are invited to attend an informational presentation for students and parents on Thursday April 27th at 6:30pm in room B131.

The Moline Rotary Club Youth Exchange Program is offering the opportunity for a Moline High School student to be selected to receive a scholarship to attend high school in another country during the 2018-19 school year, or to participate in a summer cultural exchange with a student in another country during summer. This is an extraordinary opportunity to enhance your education, expand your horizons, and broaden your experience.

Applications are being accepted with selection of candidates in October. Students and their parents are invited to attend the informational meeting and consider applying.  Moline host families are also being sought for next year’s exchange student from Europe. Contact: Gary Francque, Moline Rotary Club, 309-764-0483, g.francque@mchsi.com

There will be two Public Forums that will give parents and community members an opportunity to share input on facility improvements.  These forums will be held on Wednesday, April 26th at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at John Deere Middle School and Thursday, May 4th at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria at Moline High School.

Students must have their student ID’s to enter the library beginning Monday, April 24th. You may purchase your student ID at the bookstore for $5.00.

 

Thursday, April 20, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Thursday, April 20, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

The Link Leaders for the 2017-18 school year have been selected.  The names of selected leaders will be posted outside the counseling center. If your name appears on the list, it is your first responsibility as a Link Leader to pick up an acceptance letter from the counseling center.  This letter will confirm dates for your mandatory May and August training days.

Interact Club will have a very short meeting right after school today in J128.

COUNSELING CENTER

MHS Students who are looking for a volunteer opportunity:  Moline Rotary is having a spring cleanup this Saturday, April 22nd from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.  They are meeting at the McDonalds that is located across from Walgreens on 16th street at 8:00 a.m.  Please note that this is a change in location than previously announced.  Please see Mrs. Ryser in the Counseling Center for more information.

Junior Board of Rock Island Nest Egg Scholarship – a $5,000 scholarship is available to students to be dispersed over 2 academic years. Applicants must be a past or current participant in the Junior Board of Rock Island Nest Program, attending a minimum of 6 sessions; may not be a relative of any past or present Junior Board of Rock Island members; must provide 2 letters of recommendation; and must speak at a minimum of 2 one hour Nest Sessions during scholarship period. Deadline of May 1st.

Moline Kiwanis Club Scholarship – One year non-renewable award offered to Moline High School seniors who have attended MHS for at least 4 semesters. Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or above and be enrolling in an accredited college, university or technical school. Deadline of May 12th.

SPORTS

It’s summer softball season. Girls (14-18 years old) interested in participating in the Moline Little League High School Summer Softball Program may pick up a form at the bookstore or in the Athletic Office.

There will be a meeting today for any boy interested in playing golf next fall in room E216 at 3:05.

MHS 2017 Color Guard Flag and Rifle Performance Team Clinic and Tryouts are Monday, April 24th to Friday, April 28th from 3:30 to 4:30 in the West Gym.  No experience necessary.  You will be taught basic spins, tosses, movements and a short routine during the clinic.

Got spirit? Cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-2018 season will be held May 1st through May 4th.  The clinics will take place on Monday & Tuesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Cafeteria and Wednesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Gymnastics gym (the small gym next to the West Gym). The tryout date will be Thursday, May 4th from 4:30-6:30 PM in the West Gym and the Gymnastics Gym. Any students interested in trying out for cheerleading need to see Ms. Finneran in room J209 before or after school to pick up the grade sheet form and teacher recommendation forms.  All are welcome.  Hope to see you there!

MISC

The Day of Silence is a student-led national event organized in thousands of schools, bringing awareness to the silencing effects of anti-LGBTQ name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Students from middle school to college take a vow of silence in an effort to encourage schools and classmates to address the problem of anti-LGBTQ behavior. The 2017 Day of Silence is this Friday the 21st. If you are interested in participating in this event, please see Mrs. Mesick in the Library Media Center before Friday.

Freshmen and sophomores interested in affordably studying abroad for one school year, or to participate in summer cultural exchanges in another country, are invited to attend an informational presentation for students and parents on Thursday April 27th at 6:30pm in Room B131.

The Moline Rotary Club Youth Exchange Program is offering the opportunity for a Moline High School student to be selected to receive a scholarship to attend high school in another country during the 2018-19 school year, or to participate in a summer cultural exchange with a student in another country during summer. This is an extraordinary opportunity to enhance your education, expand your horizons, and broaden your experience.

Applications are being accepted with selection of candidates in October. Students and their parents are invited to attend the informational meeting and consider applying.  Moline host families are also being sought for next year’s exchange student from Europe. Contact: Gary Francque, Moline Rotary Club, 309-764-0483, g.francque@mchsi.com

 

 

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Wednesday, April 19, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

The Link Leaders for the 2017-18 school year have been selected.  The names of selected leaders will be posted outside the counseling center. If your name appears on the list, it is your first responsibility as a Link Leader to pick up an acceptance letter from the counseling center.  This letter will confirm dates for your mandatory May and August training days.

Attention Line O’ Type members who have ordered 100 year anniversary t-shirts.  All t-shirt money, $15 per shirt, is due to Mrs. Norcross no later than this Friday, April 21.  If you have not paid by Friday, I will not order your shirt.  There will be no extras.  If any other staff or student would still like to order a shirt, see Mrs. Norcross in B206.

COUNSELING CENTER

MHS Students who are looking for a volunteer opportunity:  Moline Rotary is having a spring cleanup this Saturday, April 22nd from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.  They are meeting at McDonalds by the Walgreens on 16th street at 8:00 a.m.  Please see Mrs. Ryser in the Counseling Center for more information.

SPORTS

It’s summer softball season. Girls (14-18 years old) interested in participating in the Moline Little League High School Summer Softball Program may pick up a form at the bookstore or in the Athletic Office.

There will be a meeting on Thursday for any boy interested in playing golf next fall in room E216 at 3:05.

MHS 2017 Color Guard Flag and Rifle Performance Team Clinic and Tryouts are Monday, April 24th to Friday, April 28th from 3:30 to 4:30 in the West Gym.  No experience necessary.  You will be taught basic spins, tosses, movements and a short routine during the clinic.

Got spirit? Cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-2018 season will be held May 1st through May 4th.  The clinics will take place on Monday & Tuesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Cafeteria and Wednesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Gymnastics gym (the small gym next to the West Gym). The tryout date will be Thursday, May 4th from 4:30-6:30 PM in the West Gym and the Gymnastics Gym. See Ms. Finneran in Room J209 if you have any questions.  All are welcome. Hope to see you there!

MISC

The Day of Silence is a student-led national event organized in thousands of schools, bringing awareness to the silencing effects of anti-LGBTQ name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Students from middle school to college take a vow of silence in an effort to encourage schools and classmates to address the problem of anti-LGBTQ behavior.  The 2017 Day of Silence is this Friday the 21st. If you are interested in participating in this event, please see Mrs. Mesick in the Library Media Center before Friday.

Stop by the Moline Public Library after school today for Game Days. From 2:30 to 4:30 there will be video games, board games, and computer games in the Teen Corner for you to enjoy.

Need help with homework?  After school tutoring is available today from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. in room B325.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Tuesday, April 18, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

All HOSA members that wish to go on the field trip; we will have a mandatory meeting today at 3:05 in B-318.

Booked for Lunch will be meeting today during your lunch.   See you there!

COUNSELING CENTER

MHS Students who are looking for a volunteer opportunity:  Moline Rotary is having a spring cleanup this Saturday, April 22nd from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.  They are meeting at Panera Bread at 8:00 a.m.  Please see Mrs. Ryser in the Counseling Center for more information.

SPORTS

It’s summer softball season. Girls (14-18 years old) interested in participating in the Moline Little League High School Summer Softball Program may pick up a form at the bookstore or in the Athletic Office.

There will be a meeting for any boy interested in playing golf next fall in room E216 at 3:05 on Thursday, April 20th.

MHS 2017 Color Guard Flag and Rifle Performance Team Clinic and Tryouts are Monday, April 24th to Friday, April 28th from 3:30 to 4:30 in the West Gym.  No experience necessary.  You will be taught basic spins, tosses, movements and a short routine during the clinic.

Got spirit? Cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-2018 season will be held May 1st through May 4th.  The clinics will take place on Monday & Tuesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Cafeteria and Wednesday from 3:30-5:30 PM in the Gymnastics gym (the small gym next to the West Gym). The tryout date will be Thursday, May 4th from 4:30-6:30 PM in the West Gym and the Gymnastics Gym. See Ms. Finneran in Room J209 if you have any questions.  All are welcome. Hope to see you there!

MISC

Earth Day is coming up soon, and our campus could use some Spring Cleaning!  We are hosting an Xstream Clean Up after school on Friday, April 21st at 3:15. All students and staff are welcome to lend a hand, show some Maroon Pride and get a free t-shirt, too!  See Mrs. H. Anderson in room E102 or Ms. Ciucci in J323 for more information or to sign up and pitch in.

The Day of Silence is a student-led national event organized in thousands of schools, bringing awareness to the silencing effects of anti-LGBTQ name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Students from middle school to college take a vow of silence in an effort to encourage schools and classmates to address the problem of anti-LGBTQ behavior.  The 2017 Day of Silence is this Friday the 21st. If you are interested in participating in this event, please see Mrs. Mesick in the Library Media Center before Friday.

 

 

 

Monday, April 17, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Monday, April 17, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

All HOSA members that wish to go on the field trip; we will have a mandatory meeting tomorrow at 3:05 in B-318.

Booked for Lunch will be meeting tomorrow during your lunch in the library.  See you then!

Attention all Line O ‘Type editors and photographers: Today is a work day, and we will be staying after school to work on the paper.  Tomorrow is press day.  Please plan to work on your section today.  See Mrs. Norcross if you have questions or concerns.

COUNSELING CENTER

Justin Sharp Memorial Scholarship – A $1,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student who displays passion, work ethic and dedication academic and extra-curricular success. A GPA of 3.25 or above is required as well as a letter of recommendation, a personal statement and financial need. Deadline of June 1st. Visit the Counseling Website for details and an application.

Applicants needed for local scholarships open to only Moline High School seniors. These scholarships are posted on the Counseling Website and have a deadline of today.

SPORTS

It’s summer softball season. Girls (14-18 years old) interested in participating in the Moline Little League High School Summer Softball Program may pick up a form at the bookstore or in the Athletic Office.

MHS 2017 Color Guard Flag and Rifle Performance Team Clinic and Tryouts are Monday, April 24th to Friday, April 28th from 3:30 to 4:30 in the West Gym.  No experience necessary.  You will be taught basic spins, tosses, movements and a short routine during the clinic.

MISC

Earth Day is coming up soon, and our campus could use some Spring Cleaning!  We are hosting an Xstream Clean Up after school on Friday, April 21st at 3:15. All students and staff are welcome to lend a hand, show some Maroon Pride and get a free t-shirt, too!  Students need to sign up by Tuesday, April 18th to ensure thay they get their free shirt.  See Mrs. H. Anderson in room E102 or Ms. Ciucci in B217 for more information or to sign up and pitch in.

This year’s Intramural powerlifting meet will be held Monday evening, April 24th in the East Gym.  Information is posted in the weight room. You must preregister at the bookstore. This is limited to 30 students.

Thank you to all the students who attended last Thursday’s Disco Dance.  And congratulations to Isaiah Randall for winning the $50 costume contest.  A fun time was had by all those who attended.  Be sure to stay tuned for next year’s 80’s theme dance.

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, April 13, 2017

STUDENT BULLETIN for Thursday, April 13, 2017

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

All HOSA members: We will be having a brief, but mandatory meeting today after school. You must be present to go on the field trip. We will meet at 3:05 in B 318.

Today is the last day to order Sports Unlimited t-shirts.  Please see Ms. Bozeman in J130 to place your order.

Attention Spanish Club Members:  Please go to the Publication’s Office at the beginning of 4th period today. The “M’ staff needs to get your picture.

 

This message is for all Line O Type staff past and present. If you’d like to celebrate the newspaper’s 100th year of publication with a commemorative Line O ‘Type shirt, see Mrs. Norcross in B206 to place your order.

COUNSELING CENTER

Sigma Phi Epsilon’s Balanced Man Scholarships (University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana) -Male students attending University of Illinois full-time in the Fall of 2017 can apply for one of three Balanced Man Scholarships totaling $1,750. Students should excel in the areas of leadership, athletics and community service. Deadline of May 1st.

Cobham Diversity Scholarship – Scholarship of up to $2,000 per year (not to exceed 5 semesters) at a regionally accredited school is being offered to promote diversity within the technical workforce. Applicants must be a member of a minority group; be enrolled full-time in a Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Mathematics (STEM) degree program for the upcoming academic year; and have a GPA of 3.0 or above. Deadline of May 1st.

Applicants needed for local scholarships open to only Moline High School seniors. These scholarships are posted on the Counseling Website and have an extended deadline of April 17th.

Those students taking an AP exam are reminded that they need to report immediately to the cafeteria at the beginning of 6th period today for the mandatory pre-administration session.  Please bring a number 2 pencil.

SPORTS

It’s summer softball season. Girls (14-18 years old) interested in participating in the Moline Little League High School Summer Softball Program may pick up a form at the bookstore or in the Athletic Office.

MISC

Earth Day is coming up soon, and our campus could use some Spring Cleaning!  We are hosting an Xstream Clean Up after school on Friday, April 21st at 3:15. All students and staff are welcome to lend a hand, show some Maroon Pride and get a free t-shirt, too!  See Mrs. H. Anderson in room E102 or Ms. Ciucci in B217 for more information or to sign up and pitch in.

This year’s Intramural powerlifting meet will be held Monday evening, April 24th in the East Gym.  Information is posted in the weight room. You must preregister at the bookstore. This is limited to 30 students.

Congratulations to the 20 students who were selected to exhibit their art work in the Annual High School Arts Invitational at the Quad City Arts Gallery.  The following Moline High School students were awarded scholarships and prizes they are: Syndie Alspaw, Rebecca Quick, Camryn Clark, Jazmine McCullough and Edgar Marceleno.  You can go visit the gallery and see their artwork at the Quad City Arts, 1715 2nd Avenue, Rock Island

Attention MHS students: Come one, come all, and follow the call of the disco ball. Today is the last day to get tickets before the big event! The Disco will be held in the West Gym from 7-10 pm tonight. Don’t forget that the best costume wins a $50 cash prize! Tickets can be purchased at the bookstore or in the cafeteria at lunch, but ticket prices go up to $10 at the door, so get your tickets for this casual dance today!