MSJH Weekly Bulletin: 3/5/18-3/10/18
Justin Franzen
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Good afternoon everyone.  Here is the MSJH weekly bulletin for 3/5/18-3/10/18. 

Monday, March 5 

- 6th/7th/8th Boys and Girls Track and Field: the first practice will begin on Monday, March 5th, 2018 in the orange gym. (NO TRYOUTS).

- Bulldog Pen Meeting: 3:20-3:50 PM in Room 128

- MAYC: 3:25-5:30 PM in the MSJH Library.  All students attending the after school MAYC program need to be picked up at the junior high by 5:30 P.M.

- Breakfast: ham and cheese quesadilla, assorted breakfast bar flavors, assorted muffins with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, assorted cereal with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter

- Lunch: pancakes with sausage, corn dog on a stick, sun butter and jelly, ham chef salad with bread slice, cheese pizza, pepperoni pizza, tater tots, fresh baby carrots, fresh red apple, 100% fruit punch, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter 

Tuesday, March 6 

- 8th Grade girls volleyball Regional quarter-final game (6:30 PM @ Rantoul Eater JH)

- Art Club Meeting: 3:30-4:30 PM in Room 302

- Scholastic Bowl @ Next Generation (Champaign) (4:00 PM)

- RAMS Club meeting: 7:50 AM-8:10 AM in the MSJH library

- Catch Up Club: 3:25-4:25 PM in Room 119

- MAYC: 3:25-5:30 PM in the MSJH Library.  All students attending the after school MAYC program need to be picked up at the junior high by 5:30 P.M.

- Breakfast:  cinnamon sugar donut, assorted breakfast bar flavors, assorted muffins with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, assorted cereal with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter

- Lunch: fiesta fold-over, breaded chicken patty, sun butter and jelly, Romaine salad with bread slice, cheese pizza, sausage pizza, green beans, fresh broccoli, fresh orange wedges, applesauce cups, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter 

Wednesday, March 7 

- 8th Grade girls volleyball Regional semi-final game (5:30 PM @ Rantoul Eater JH)

- Catch Up Club: 3:25-4:25 PM in Room 301

- Breakfast: egg and cheese biscuit, assorted breakfast bar flavors, assorted muffins with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, assorted cereal with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter

- Lunch: meatball sub, cheese quesadilla, sun butter and jelly, ham and cheese sandwich, cheese pizza, pepperoni pizza, steamed carrots, fresh red pepper strips, fresh green apple, apricot halves, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter 

Thursday, March 8 

- 8th Grade girls volleyball Regional championship game (4:30 PM @ Rantoul Eater JH)

- Scholastic Bowl vs. Blue Ridge (Room 132 & 122) (4:00 PM)

- Catch Up Club: 3:25-4:25 PM in Room 106

- MAYC: 3:25-5:30 PM in the MSJH Library.  All students attending the after school MAYC program need to be picked up at the junior high by 5:30 P.M.

- Breakfast: triple berry French toast, assorted breakfast bar flavors, assorted muffins with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, assorted cereal with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter

- Lunch: fiesta fold-over, chicken nuggets with bread slice, sun butter and jelly, fruit, yogurt, and cheese plate, cheese pizza, sausage pizza, baked beans, fresh celery sticks, fresh banana, 100% apple juice, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter 

Friday, March 9 

- State Wrestling Tournament: 1:30-7:00 PM at NIU, Convocation Center (Dekalb, IL)

- MAYC: 3:25-5:30 PM in the MSJH Library.  All students attending the after school MAYC program need to be picked up at the junior high by 5:30 P.M.

- Breakfast: ham and cheese muffin, assorted breakfast bar flavors, assorted muffins with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, assorted cereal with cinnamon toast or cheese stick, FF chocolate milk, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter

- Lunch: bacon cheeseburger, fish sticks with bread slice, sun butter and jelly, egg chef salad with bread slice, cheese pizza, pepperoni pizza, steamed spinach, side salad, variety of fresh fruit, 100% grape juice, FF strawberry milk, 1% white milk, and bread and butter 

Saturday, March 10 

- State Wrestling Tournament: 9:00 AM-6:00 PM @ NIU, Convocation Center (Dekalb, IL)

- Solo & Ensemble Event at MSHS for select singers and instrumentalists—various times

Reminders:  

DANCES: 

Friday, May 4th: 6th/7th grade dance (7:00-8:30 PM in the orange gym) 

Parents: 

Ever wonder how you could help out the MSJH Library?  You could gift us a book!  There are still several books that students have requested and audiobooks needed for curriculum reading available for donation on the library's Amazon Wishlist.  Please check out this list if you'd like to contribute.  https://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/?ie=UTF8&cid=A2BQSXW5PIW7OX  

On school days, here are the junior high routines for pick-up/drop off at Mahomet-Seymour Junior High School: 

-          Please use the back circle drive for pick-up and drop off.  The back circle drive doors will open at 7:40 A.M.

-          Please do not pick-up or drop off students before school or right after school at the front circle drive.

-          For students walking to school, the front doors and back circle drive doors will open at 7:40 A.M.

-          Students riding the bus will be dropped off and picked up by transportation before school and after school. 

Parents: Please register your athlete on the 8 to 18 athletic website prior to any tryouts, clinics, or practice.  You will also need to have a current sports physical in the office prior to tryouts, clinics, or practices.  

Parents: we just wanted to remind all of you about upcoming tryouts/practice dates for athletics for the 2017-2018 school year.  We will provide the actual times at a later date.  A current physical must be on file in order to attend tryouts.  Here are the sports and dates:  

6th/7th/8th Boys and Girls Track and Field: the first practice will begin on Monday, March 5th, 2018 in the orange gym. (NO TRYOUTS). 

7th/8th Cheerleading: here are all of the cheer tryout and clinic dates: 

Tuesday, May 1: Cheer Clinic 3:30-5:00 PM in the orange gym

Wednesday, May 2: Cheer Clinic 3:30-5:00 PM in the orange gym

Thursday, May 3: Cheer Clinic 3:30-4:30 PM in the orange gym

Friday, May 4: Tryouts 3:30-6:00 PM in the orange gym 

Intramural Volleyball: no tryouts (6th, 7th, and 8th graders can participate).  Intramural volleyball is from 3:30-5:00 PM in the Blue Gym on the following dates: April 3, April 5, April 10, April 12, April 17, April 19, April 24, and April 26.  For more questions, please contact Mrs. Dyer.  Her email is sdyer@ms.k12.il.us 

From the office: 

Students who need a pass to leave early for any reason should stop by the office after the 8:10 bell in the morning. In addition, students who need a pass to ride the bus home with another student should stop by the office in the morning or at lunch/recess.  Bus passes cannot be issued at the end of the day. 

Absences and appointments may be entered through Skyward Family Access under the attendance tab. 

Ibuprofen and Tylenol can be purchased in the office for $.50.  

Thanks, 

Justin Franzen

Assistant Principal/Athletic Director

Mahomet-Seymour Junior High School CUSD #3