McGuire Middle School
January 8, 2010
Jan 11 thru Feb 17 – MASC II – 2:45 TO 4:45
Jan 18 - Martin Luther King Jr Day - NO School
Jan 20 thru 22 - Grade 8 Penguins to Wolf Ridge
Jan 28 - Second quarter ends
Jan 29 - Workshop Day - NO School
Feb 2 thru 5 – MAP testing grade 6
Feb 9 thru 10 – MAP testing grade 7
Feb 11-13 - MMS Musical
Feb 15 - President's Day NO School
Feb 17 thru 19 - Grade 8 Wildcats to Wolf Ridge
Feb 18 - All Grade 6 - Welch Village 8 to 2:15
Feb 22 thru 25 – MAP testing grade 8
Feb 22 thru Apr 16 – MCA Tutoring
Apr 26 thru May 19 – MASC III – 2:45 TO 4:45
Aug 19 – Ready, Set, Go!! – 8 to 1 and 2 to 8
Aug 23 and 24 – Jump Start – Session I – 9 to 12
Aug 25 and 26 – Jump Start – Session II – 9 to 12
Sept 7 – First Day of School – 2010 to 2011
YEAR BOOK CLUB: The yearbook club meeting will be on Monday, January 11th, at 2:45 in Ms. Ritter’s room, TP3.
MMS Geography Bee: Congratulations to the following students for making it to the MMS Geography Bee, which
will be held the 2nd week in January. Falcons: Alex Schostag and Geena Gillen; Lynx: Allie Stowell; Sharks:
Jacob Donnelly, Josh Headman and Mitchell Niemeyer; Jaguars: Erik Knutsen, Elena Kapler, Juan Serrano Pinedo,
Paul Naumann, Paul McIntye, Aidan Craig, Tyler Carlsen and Ben Sprengler; Penguins: Anthony Wetzel, Joel
Varghese, Hailey Anderson, Matt Barry, Mitch Herrera, Angelina Dao, Matthew Holzer, Morgan Koski and Daniel
Matos Pantoja; Wildcats: Lauren Sazenski, John Grenier, Chad Cook, Jake Tipka, Logan Roberts, Charlie Ommen
and Ben Holden.
IMC News: All library books are overdue!! If you checked out a book or magazine before winter break, it is due now.
Renew or return everything this week. Thanks!
Calling all painters 6th, 7th and 8th grade. If you would like to help paint play sets for "The Big Bad Musical" that
the choir students will be performing, please come to room 112 ASAP to pick up info. We will begin painting the
week of Jan. 11th and can use your help.
Lakeville Soccer Club Spring 2010 Player Registration: For information about playing soccer please stop by the
office and pick up a flyer.
Boy’s In-house Basketball: gr. 6-8 will begin on January 19.
MASC: Registration for MASC is going on now! Session 2 is January 11 through February 17, Mondays and
Wednesdays from 2:45-4:45. Please join us for an opportunity to work with teachers for homework and study skills
support and for the opportunity to participate in-service learning, leadership skill building and recreational activities.
Registration forms on-line and available in the office! Register by January 8th! Scholarships available!
YEARBOOKS: Parents/students may purchase a yearbook either online or bring a check to the office. Cost for a
yearbook is $17.
Winter Coats Available! Should you be in need of a new winter coat this year – please contact your Dean for more
information. Thanks to a generous donation sponsored by Fairview Ridges and our Lakeville community.
School Supplies: If you need school supplies please see your Dean.
Students: If you are expecting something to be dropped off at school, please check in the Administration Office
between classes or during your lunch time. We will not be delivering or interrupting classes for forgotten items.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Minnesota Trivia: There were 12 Minnesotans on the 1980 U.S. hockey team that won the Olympic gold medal.
Which country did the U.S. team defeat to win the gold metal? Finland
Who is the nationally famous English major from the U of M that is busy nearly every Saturday night?
HEALTH OFFICE: Please do not send students unless they have a pass or they will be sent back to you for a pass.
The nurse is at lunch from 12:30 to 1:00 (during 6th hour). No Students to the Health Office unless it is an
Teachers: If you are moving your class to a different area, please call or e-mail Elaine, Sally and Margie or leave a
note on your classroom door.
Pizza Parties: If you are having a pizza party for your class please remember to e-mail that information to Tori
Angie Thorson – Sandy Scipioni
Nicolle Eider – Ann Nelson
Pat Larson – NO Sub
Penny Judson – NO Sub
Brenda Manderfeld Hanson – Brittney Stefonowicz
Pam Kuhr – LuAnn Bayer
Heather Loveland – Cindy Sousek
Donna Weber – Period Coverage