Monday, September 10, 2018

STUDENT BULLETIN for Monday, September 10, 2018

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Students interested in debate:  There is an informational meeting on Tuesday in room E215.  See Miss Guerdet with any questions.

Anyone interested in joining the 2018-19 Robotics Team, please plan on attending a meeting on Tuesday after school in Room D125. We will be watching this year’s challenge requirements and setting up meeting times for the rest of the year.

FCA will meet tomorrow morning at 7:30 instead of Wednesday this week due to Homecoming activities.  We are hoping that athletes from all sports come join us as we discuss the right to kneel and how this has made an impact on the sports that we play.  Come and let your voice be heard.

COUNSELING CENTER

Franklin and Roosevelt elementary schools are looking for volunteers for their school carnival on Sept 21st from 5:30-7:30 P.M.  Please sign up in the Counseling Center if you are interested.

SPORTS

MISC

Attention all MHS students: Today is the first day of Homecoming week. Be sure to kick it off right by going to tonight’s fall bonfire and pep rally at Browning Field at 7:30. And directly after the bonfire, head over to the football field to watch the Monday Night Movie: “Spider-Man.” The cost is $2 or two canned goods to be donated to The Student Hunger Drive. Be sure to bring a blanket to sit on as chairs will not be allowed.”

This message is for all MHS students: please be aware of and make arrangements for this Wednesday’s half day. All students will report to Wharton Field House at 8:10 for Homecoming coronation, an activities fair, and student vs student and student vs staff volleyball games. You will not need your book bag or Chrome Book; however, the concession stand will be open if you’d like to purchase drinks and snacks. MetroLink will be dropping off at Wharton but be aware that your route may have changed. Students will be dismissed at 11:10 and are encouraged to attend float-building for your class’ float in the afternoon. Listen to announcements for information regarding your class float. Please plan accordingly for the half day, which is a required attendance day and counts towards finals, and plan to have some fun at a new Homecoming activity for everyone to enjoy.

Homecoming T-shirts are on sale in the bookstore for $10.  The supply is limited, so buy now.

Tickets for Homecoming are on sale at the bookstore for $15 through Wednesday. Tickets purchased Thursday or Friday are $20, and tickets purchased at the dance on Saturday are $25. Guest permission forms need to be turned in by Thursday.

 

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Friday, September 7, 2018

STUDENT BULLETIN for Friday, September 7, 2018

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Student-led Bible study is meeting today in J227 from 3:10-3:40.  All are welcome.

Student Congress will meet Monday at 7:30 AM in room D125 to finalize all Homecoming week activities and sign up for Parade assignments.

If you’re interested in comedy, improv, or theatre, come to Drama Club on Tuesday in the cafeteria. ComedySportz High School League auditions will take place after Drama Club. We will play improv games and eat snacks. All are welcome – no experience required. See Mrs. Koski in J210 if you have questions.

COUNSELING CENTER

Horatio Alger National and State Scholarships – Open to senior students with a GPA of 2.0 or higher who are planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree at an accredited post-secondary institution (*may start at 2 year or 4 year college). Applicants must require financial assistance to attend college. Deadline of October 25th.

SPORTS

Any student interested in playing softball:  There will be an informational meeting in B307 after school today.

Girls Swim Team Invitational will be at Rock Island this weekend.  Diving is at Augustana College at 9:30 AM and swimming will be at Rock Island High School starting at 1:00 PM.

MISC

Tickets for the 2018 “Masquerade Ball” Homecoming dance are on sale at the bookstore. The dance will be held on September 15th from 7:00-10:00 PM at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Davenport. Tickets are $15 and you will need your id to purchase tickets.

Attention all students:  Don’t forget to sign up for the coed volleyball tournament next Wednesday during the half day at Wharton Field House.  Sign-up sheets are outside of room B316.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

STUDENT BULLETIN for Thursday, September 6, 2018

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Art Club is cancelled for today.  Art Club meetings will be on Mondays after school in room E111.  See you this Monday, September 10th!

Attention all Line O’ Type staff:  Please come to our first meeting after school today in B206, Mrs. Norcross’s room. Editors will be on hand to assign articles to reporters and photographers can come and see the types of pictures we will need taken for this issue. Please see Mrs. Norcross for further details if you are unable to attend.

Crimestoppers will have its first meeting today at 3:10 pm in the Cafeteria.  This will be a brief meeting, and anyone interested in helping to keep our school safe is encouraged to attend.  Please e-mail Detective Brownell if you are unable to attend.

Spanish Club will meet today after school in room J328.  We will make our activity fair display and plan our next activity.

Anyone interested in organizing, joining, or wanting information for Science Club and/or Robotics should meet in room J313 today at 3:13.

Have you always wanted to be part of the MHS Sports Unlimited Group, which is a group for students by students?   There will be a meeting to talk about this year’s activities today after school in the cafeteria.   Please come and get involved with this positive and fun group!

Link Crew members will have a brief, but mandatory meeting today after school on the senior patio. We will be discussing Activities Fair jobs, t-shirt fundraising details and planning upcoming freshmen events so please attend.

Anyone interested in joining a great club at MHS?  We have a great opportunity for you to join Moline Medical Association. The club is for anyone wanting to pursue a career in the health /medical field. We will meet today at 3:10 in B-318.

Student-Led Bible study is meeting tomorrow in J227 from 3:10-3:40.  We will be discussing next week’s activity fair and the national See You at the Pole Event.  All are welcome.

Student Congress will meet Monday at 7:30am in room D125 to finalize all Homecoming week activities and sign up for Parade assignments.

If you’re interested in comedy, improv, or theatre, come to Drama Club on Tuesday in the cafeteria. ComedySportz High School League auditions will take place after Drama Club. We will play improv games and eat snacks. All are welcome – no experience required. See Mrs. Koski in J210 if you have questions.

COUNSELING CENTER

Congratulations to the NHS Officers and Committee Chairs.  The list is posted outside the Counseling Center.  The field trip sign up deadline is next Wednesday, Sept. 12th.  We must have at least 40 students signed up to go.

Riverbend Animal Clinic has an employment opportunity as a kennel assistant after school and weekends. More information is available in the Counseling Center.

Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship – $1,000 scholarships open to senior students seeking a four-year degree at any baccalaureate degree-granting college in the United States. Applicants must be employed by Hy-Vee or be the child of a Hy-Vee employee.  Deadline of February 9th.

SPORTS

Attention students interested in the Bass Fishing Team:  Coach Albrecht and last year’s team officers will hold an informational meeting in B322 at 7:50 A.M. this Friday morning before school and also Friday immediately after school in B322. We will discuss upcoming team activities and fishing outings as well as upcoming homecoming activities.  If you cannot attend this important meeting see Coach Albrecht in B311 or communicate your interest to a bass team member.

Any student interested in playing softball:  There will be an informational meeting in B307 after school on Friday.

MISC

Attention seniors:  We will be having a meeting to discuss the senior float today at 3:05 in B201.  We have a lot to get planned before next week, so don’t miss this important meeting.  If you have questions, see Ms. Hafner or Mrs. Norcross.

Attention juniors:  There will be a brief float building meeting in Ms. Breidenbach’s room B207 at 3:05 today.  See you there!

Attention freshmen:  If you’re interested in helping decorate the freshman homecoming float, there will be a short meeting in the library after school today at 3:10.

The Teen Advisory Group of the Moline Public Library will meet at 3:30 today in the Platinum Room. Give advice about programs and materials, make friends, and earn service credits.

Tickets for the 2018 “Masquerade Ball” Homecoming dance are on sale at the bookstore. The dance will be held on September 15th from 7-10pm at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Davenport. Tickets are $15 and you will need your id to purchase tickets.

Lifetouch pictures for 9-11th graders have been cancelled for today.  The rescheduled date will be announced at a later date.

Attention students:  Please do not park in the areas marked Staff Parking Only.  You will be ticketed.

 

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

STUDENT BULLETIN for Wednesday, September 5, 2018

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Spanish Club will meet on Thursday after school in room J328.  We will make our activity fair display and plan our next activity.

Anyone interested in organizing, joining, or wanting information for Science Club and/or Robotics should meet in room J313 Thursday at 3:13.

Have you always wanted to be part of the MHS Sports Unlimited Group, which is a group for students by students?   There will be a meeting to talk about this year’s activities on Thursday after school in the cafeteria.   Please come and get involved with this positive and fun group!

Link Crew members will have a brief, but mandatory meeting Thursday after school on the senior patio. We will be discussing Activities Fair jobs, t-shirt fundraising details and planning upcoming freshmen events so please attend.

Anyone interested in joining a great club at MHS?  We have a great opportunity for you to join Moline Medical Association. The club is for anyone wanting to pursue a career in the health /medical field. We will meet Thursday at 3:10 in B-318.

Student-Led Bible Study will be having its first meeting this Friday in J227.  Meetings are held every Friday from 3:10-3:40, and all students are welcome to attend.

Attention freshman and sophomores: Do you like trivia games like Trivial Pursuit, Jeopardy, and Trivia Crack? If so, the JV Academic Team might be for you. We will practice Tuesdays from 3:10-4:00 pm in E-314, Mrs. Kim Anderson’s room, from September 11th to until January 15th. We will compete in up to six Saturday tournaments as well. Please see Mrs. Kim Anderson in room E-314 this week if interested.

COUNSELING CENTER

Congratulations to the NHS Officers and Committee Chairs!  The list is posted outside the Counseling Center.  The field trip sign up deadline is next Wednesday, Sept. 12th.  We must have at least 40 students signed up to go.

Franklin and Roosevelt elementary schools are looking for volunteers for their school carnival on Sept 21st from 5:30-7:30. Stop by the Counseling Center if you wish to sign up.

Riverbend Animal Clinic has an employment opportunity as a kennel assistant after school and weekends. More information is available in the Counseling Center.

SPORTS

Attention students interested in the Bass Fishing Team:  Coach Albrecht and last year’s team officers will hold an informational meeting in B322 at 7:50 am this Friday morning before school and also Friday  immediately after school in B322. We will discuss upcoming team activities and fishing outings as well as upcoming homecoming activities.  If you cannot attend this important meeting see Coach Albrecht in B311 or communicate your interest to a bass team member.

Moline Blue Marlins Swim Club wants you!  All students and all ability levels are invited to open try outs on September 5, 6, and 7th from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Moline High School pool.  Members of the Board of Directors will be present on these nights to answer all of your questions.

Moline girls swim team hosted Sterling in a dual last night. Final results:

Varsity: Moline – 125 and Sterling – 58

Junior Varsity:  Moline – 138 and Sterling – 27

MISC

Attention Seniors:  We will be having a meeting to discuss the Senior Float on Thursday at 3:05 in B201.  We have a lot to get planned before next week, so don’t miss this important meeting.  If you have questions, see Ms. Hafner or Mrs. Norcross.

Freshmen, if you’re interested in helping decorate the freshman Homecoming float, there will be a short meeting in the library after school on Thursday at 3:10.

Tickets for the 2018 “Masquerade Ball” Homecoming dance are on sale at the bookstore. The dance will be held on September 15th from 7-10pm at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Davenport. Tickets are $15 and you will need your id to purchase tickets.

Attention students:  Lifetouch makeup pictures will be taken Thursday, September 6th from 7:30-3:00 in the Small West Gym.

 

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

STUDENT BULLETIN for Tuesday, September 4, 2018

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Gamers Club is canceled today due to the heat and our 3rd floor meeting location. Gamers will meet next Monday in the cafeteria.

Drama Club is in the cafeteria after school today.

Attention freshman and sophomores: Do you like trivia games like Trivial Pursuit, Jeopardy, and Trivia Crack?  If so, the JV Academic Team might be for you. We will practice Tuesdays from 3:10-4:00 pm in room E-314, Mrs. Kim Anderson’s room, from September 11th to until January 15th. We will compete in up to six Saturday tournaments as well. Please see Mrs. Kim Anderson in room E-314 this week if interested.

Attention Line O ‘Type Editors: Please plan to attend our first meeting today after school in room B206.  We will be discussing Homecoming activities, training, and planning our first issue of the year.  Please see Mrs. Norcross if you are unable to attend the meeting.

Anyone interested in organizing, joining, or want information for Science Club and/or Robotics should meet in room J313 Thursday at 3:13.

COUNSELING CENTER

Franklin and Roosevelt elementary schools are looking for volunteers for their school carnival on Sept 21st from 5:30-7:30. Stop by the Counseling Center if you wish to sign up.

P.E.O. STAR Scholarship – $2,500 scholarship open to female senior students. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or better, attend an accredited post-secondary institution the fall after graduation and exhibit excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities, community service and have potential for future success. *Applications must be submitted to Ms. Stone in the Counseling Center.  This has a deadline of September 10th.

Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship – Open to senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or better. Deadline of October 17th.

Imagine America Scholarships for Trade Schools in Illinois – Open to students planning to attend Universal Technical Institute or Lincoln College of Technology in Illinois.

Visit the Counseling Website to apply.

SPORTS

Moline Blue Marlins Swim Club wants you!  All students and all ability levels are invited to open try outs on September 5, 6, and 7th from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Moline High School pool.  Members of the Board of Directors will be present on these nights to answer all of your questions.

The 2018 Moline girls swimming team took first place at the Macomb invitational on Saturday, 9/1. There were 7 teams at the invite, Metamora, Galesburg, Macomb, Petersburg-PORTA, Jacksonville, and Monmouth-Roseville. This was the first time the girls have won an invitational since 2007.

MISC

Please check your emails for the Google form ballot to cast your vote for the 2018 Homecoming King and Queen. Voting closes today at 3:00 pm.

Tickets for the 2018 “Masquerade Ball” Homecoming dance are on sale at the bookstore. The dance will be held on September 15th from 7-10pm at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Davenport. Tickets are $15 and you will need your id to purchase tickets.

Attention students:  Lifetouch makeup pictures will be taken Thursday, September 6th from 7:30-3:00 in the Small West Gym.

Freshmen and sophomores interested in studying abroad next year, or traveling abroad next summer, or hosting a foreign student in their home, are invited to attend an informational presentation for students and parents tonight at 6:30 pm in the school cafeteria.  Contact: Gary Francque, Moline Rotary Club, 309-764-0483, g.francque@mchsi.com