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Announcements Friday, August 27, 2021 (Friday) HS

Published on August 27, 2021

Today’s Thought on Character Counts – When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on. Franklin D. Roosevelt

Lunch Menu – Real-Slice Pepperoni Pizza


The 2021 Duchess is in.  Come pick up your copy at lunch.  If you forgot to order one last year, there are extras.  Please contact Ms. Blanton if you are interested in purchasing one.

Don’t forget School pictures are Tuesday, August 31st.  All students and staff need to have your picture taken.  These pictures are used for your student i.d. along with numerous other things. Picture forms are available in the  high school office or may order them on line at , Picture Day ID: EVTNFCM78

Today is the 1st day of SMART Lunch! – Students will try out the different zones (Social, Active, Quiet, Academic) – There will be NO HOMEROOM today!

The United States Naval Academy Office of Admissions is holding an information forum in Des Moines on Thursday, Sept 2 at 7:00 pm at the Des Moines Public Library meeting room. We are holding a session at 5:30, and one at 7:00.

Marijka Michmershuizen is collecting pop tabs to donate to the Ronald McDonald House in Iowa City.  Parents and families can stay there for free while their children are being treated at the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. There is a collection can in  the office. Thanks for your help!



If you are interested in joining the Debate Team and missed the meeting this morning there will be a meeting in the library after school tonight at 3:30.

Congratulations to the Aquagirls as they defeated both Grinnell and Williamsburg last night. 

Congratulations to the 9th grade volleyball team on their win over PC.

Good Luck to the 9th grade and Varsity Football teams as they take on Norwalk tonight at Norwalk.