Thursday, November 15, 2018

NEWS FROM THE NEST

MIDLAND MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL

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NOTABLE THINGS COMING UP AT WYOMING CENTER:

Nov 16 - HS Fall Athletic Banquet 6:30 in commons, more info below

Nov 19 - School board meeting 7PM at high school - includes Public Hearing on 7-12 Whole Grade Sharing with Olin

Nov 20 - ASVAB tests for all juniors 8:30 in Commons

Nov 20 - 1:00 dismissal - PM schedule

Nov 21-23 - NO SCHOOL

Nov 28 - 1:00 dismissal - AM schedule

Dec 2 - Winter Concert for grades 6-12 at 2PM in black gym

Dec 18 - OPEN HOUSE at Wyoming Center 5-6PM, meet your tour guide by the Activity Entrance on SW side

Dec 27 - PATS Blood Drive 2-9PM in black gym

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HOW TO BE A GOOD SPORT

If you have not heard, one of our JH wrestlers did something that showed very high character and selflessness. Logan Bicknese was able to give a win (Logan let him win) to an athlete from Lisbon that is less fortunate than him. Although Logan himself doesn't have a lot of wins yet this season, he saw the need to give this one away as it would mean more to the other athlete.

Here is a link to the tweet with a video: https://twitter.com/MrNboots/status/1062505983962988545

Coach Gravel's wife Theresa said "It was awesome to watch. Logan really made Midland proud. And he was simply asked to give the kid some mat time and not pin him right away. Logan made the decision to give the kid the win on his own and told coach as he was taking the mat. It really was a proud Midland moment." WTG Logan! Keep up the great work!

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LET ELMO HELP YOU WRAP UP A GREAT CHRISTMAS

The Middle School ELMO club is doing a fundraiser this Christmas season.For just $1 per gift we will wrap your Christmas presents, which includes providing the wrapping paper, so you can enjoy the holiday with no stress. All the profits from this fundraiser will go to the playground at the fairgrounds. You can simply drop off the presents at the High School library during school hours with your name and the name on the gift and who it is from. It's as simple as 1, 2, 3. This fundraiser is going on from November 14 through December 17. Drop off your presents today!

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HIGH SCHOOL FALL ATHLETIC BANQUET

The HS Fall Athletic Banquet will be November 16 at 6:30pm in the commons. Parents/families of fall high school sports athletes are invited to attend this family style pot luck followed by awards ceremony. Please bring a main dish and a side dish to share as well as your table service and a beverage.

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WREATH ORDERS BEING TAKEN

Contact any Midland FFA member or call the school to order your fresh 12" Christmas wreath for $15 each. You get to choose if you want pine cones on it, the ribbon color - red or burgundy, berry color red, ivory, gold or burgundy. You can print and turn in this order form if you want:

FFA Wreath Order Form

The kids make these, it is a great way for them to learn while helping you decorate for the holiday season! Consider purchasing one this year! Orders taken through early December.

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ATTENDANCE IS IMPORTANT

This brochure explains the importance of good attendance for students and what parents can do to help with this.

Attendance Works

We thank all parents who help us by making appointments on early out days and such. Your help is vital to your student's success.

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SHOW YOU CARE SPOTLIGHT ON AGNITSCH

Congrats to Midland junior Kristina Agnitsch who was featured as a Show You Care article on KCRG TV9 on October 14th for her efforts to update the playground at the Wyoming Fairgrounds.

https://www.kcrg.com/content/news/Show-You-Care-Spotlight-Kristina-Agnitsch---497427841.html

Students CAN make a difference! Thanks for showing others what you can do! Keep working towards your goal!

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BUSINESS INDUSTRY EXAMS

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Mrs. Koch is our business teacher that we share with North Cedar again this year. She is proud to announce that Alex G, Callie P and Jordan T have all passed the Microsoft Office 2016 Word Specialist Exam and the Microsoft Office 2016 PowerPoint Specialist Exam.

This gives them the right to include this certification on their resumes as it is a business industry exam (not a high school exam). Congratulations to all on a job well done and laying a good foundation for your future careers!

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INFORMATIONAL ITEMS FOR MMHS PARENTS

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Any parent who wants to receive our daily announcements in their in-box each day just need to let me know. If you have been getting them so far this year you are on the list and we won't remove you until your youngest child graduates.

If you have not been receiving them but want to, I need name and email address to send it to. Or you can log on to our website and they are uploaded to that each morning around 10 as long as I am at work. http://www.midland.k12.ia.us/PDFs/Announcements.pdf

MONTHLY MIDLAND NEWSLETTER:

You can also sign up to receive the Midland newsletter directly to your in-box by emailing me your name and email address. This comes out after the 25th of each month for the following month. You can always access these online at http://www.midland.k12.ia.us/default.asp?NewsCategory=DistrictInformation_DistrictNewsletter

SCHOOL CALENDAR:

The school calendar is online at http://www.midland.k12.ia.us/PDFs/18.19MidlandMasterCalendar.pdf - PLEASE be sure to write down our early dismissals on your calendar at home this year as they are NOT each Wednesday that we don't have another early out or no school day this year, so please check the calendar closely.

PARKING REGISTRATION:

Midland students and staff are required to have a Midland parking tag displayed in the front window of their vehicle. This helps us know who is in our parking lots and if we have issues, what student to ask to move their vehicle. Tags are $5 each and can be purchased at the office.

SCHOOL ACCESS:

During our school day all exterior doors are locked for student safety so you cannot come in any door but the front MAIN ENTRANCE. It is located at the SE corner where the old building meets the new, and it says in big black letters MAIN ENTRY above the doors. These doors will also be locked between 8:10AM-3:15PM on school days. If you arrive during these hours you will need to push the little silver button on the wall to your left as facing the doors. This will signal an alarm in the main office. If I am not right at my desk it may take a minute or two to get someone to unlock it. If no one comes in a minute or two please push the button again. When the office unlocks it you will hear a click and then you have 20 seconds to pull the door open. Then you will need to enter the door to the right that goes through the main office. All visitors must check in.

Parking for visitors is in the lot closest to the science wing of the building. You can short term park in the curved area along the sidewalk. Please do not park along the straight sidewalk south of the building during AM or PM around bus times.

As always, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask. We are but an email or phone call away.

ACTIVITIES BUS

Midland offers an activities bus for middle school students who stay for practices, for homework help, or for detentions. The bus will run every day there is middle school practice of any kind.

The activities bus will be loading kids behind the school out the north door by the shop next to the football practice field. The bus leaves at 5:05 p.m. sharp.

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MIDLAND MIDDLE HIGH SCHOOL 2018-19 SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST

2018-19 Middle/High School Supply List

Unfortunately due to staff turnover this year we are still in the process of hiring the final teachers so the student schedules for 2018-19 have not been finished. Students need these to know which school supplies to purchase. Look for updated schedules in both the student and parent PowerSchool page after July 9th.

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REMINDER - STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES 7 AND 12 NEED VACCINATION

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-kQDtufbO4&feature=youtu.be

Beginning last year students entering grade 7 and grade 12 must be vaccinated against meningococcal disease in order to attend school in the state of Iowa.

The change requires a one-time dose of meningococcal (A, C, W, Y) vaccine received on or after 10 years of age for applicants in grades 7 and above, if born after September 15, 2004; and 2 doses of meningococcal (A, C, W, Y) vaccines for applicants in grade 12, if born after September 15, 1999; or 1 dose if received when applicants are 16 years of age or older. This aligns with the recommendations by the national Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.

One dose of meningococcal vaccine before seventh grade. If a student had the first dose as a sixth grader, then another dose is not required until grade 12.

A total of two doses are required before grade 12. Most students entering grade 12 received their first dose when they were younger and will be due for their second dose, or booster. This booster is needed because protection from the vaccine decreases over time.

The only teens that will NOT need a second dose before grade 12 are those who received their first dose on or after their 16th birthday. Parents are encouraged to check with their children's physicians prior to the start of the new school year to determine when or if they need to be vaccinated. A valid Certificate of Immunization with the new meningococcal vaccine will need to be submitted to the school the child is enrolling or attempting to enroll. If you do not have insurance or your insurance does not pay for vaccines, contact Dallas County Public Health at 515-993-3750 or 515-465-2483.

Meningococcal disease is a severe bacterial infection that can lead to meningitis (inflammation of the lining covering the brain and spinal cord) and bloodstream infections such as septicemia. Symptoms of the disease include a high fever, headache, vomiting, a stiff neck and a rash. Those who contract the disease may experience permanent brain damage, hearing loss, kidney failure, loss of arms or legs, or chronic nervous system problems.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found the highest rates of meningococcal disease to be among preteens, teens, and young adults, as well as among infants with certain medical conditions. The new law targets many in this age group and aligns with the CDC's recommendation to vaccinate 11- to 18-year-olds against meningococcal disease.

To learn more about meningitis and how to prevent it visit www.dallascountyiowa.gov/publichealth

PLEASE SEND PROOF OF VACCINATION TO THE HIGH SCHOOL OFFICE BY AUGUST 23, 2018. Thanks for your help with this state mandate!

Meningococcal Vaccine Notice




Wednesday, November 14, 2018

NEWS FROM THE NEST IMPORTANT INFORMATION

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MIDLAND PARENTS AND DISTRICT RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO SIGN UP FOR IOWA SCHOOL ALERT SYSTEM

There is a system through govdelivery that we encourage all parents and district residents to sign up for. This sight can automatically send you any information you requestduring the setup process including the district newsletter, any district wide notification, school dismissal notifications, any school specific notifications or bulletins.

To sign up for the Midland version please go to this website: Iowa School Alerts or you can click on the Iowa School Alerts logo on the right side of the school webpage.

Once you create an account you can sign up to receive different information either in the form of an email or text message. You can choose as many levels as you want or need including: District, Middle/High School and Elementary.

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RSCHOOL:

RSchool Website

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Friday, June 15, 2018

NEWS FROM THE NEST - 2017-18 SCHOOL YEAR - SEMESTER 2

MIDLAND MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL

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SEMESTER 2 HONOR ROLLS

Congratulations to our 6th-12th graders who made one of the semester 2 honor rolls! Keep up the great work!

MMHS SEMESTER 2 HONOR ROLLS 2017-18

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FFA TEAM PLACES FIRST AT STATE

Congratulations to the Midland FFA Vet Science team. They placed 9th overall and 1st in the written scenario in the State. Special thanks to the Wyoming Vet clinic and Fritz the cat for their help with the clinical portion.

Way to go team!

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MOVING ON

A walk around the school today and I found most of those who will be moving on after this school year.

Both Rita Nowachek and Linda Haptonstall will be retiring, leaving the kitchen bare.

Mrs. Greenfield will be retiring from Midland after many many years teaching middle schoolers.

Mr. Ahrendsen and Mr. Greenfield are both retiring after this year. Both have spent many years of dedicated service at Midland.

Mrs. Buchholtz who is our jack of all trades, will retire at the end of the year leaving behind nutrition cashier, athletic secretary, paraeducator, hospitality coordinator, NHS sponsor and resident photographer. She is very much more comfortable behind the camera than in front of it as you can clearly see.

Mr. Hack will be leaving to become the athletic director at Solon. Ms. Cahill will leave the teaching profession to work at Pearson Education in Iowa City. Mr. Ahouse will retire from industrial tech but says now he's not sure he's done teaching so who knows where he will pop up next.

Good luck to one and all! We will miss you all but wish you the very best in the future!

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31 STUDENTS GRADUATED ON MAY 20th

Congratulations to our class of 2018!

Friday after practice, they went to the elementary building and did a parade with the elementary students. All had an enjoyable time! Here Mrs. Brokaw is getting the kids excited before the grand entrance of the seniors.

Congratulations and best of luck to all of our grads and their parents! Now go out into the world and show them how you can make a difference!

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STATE TRACK BRINGS ANOTHER SCHOOL RECORD

Congrats to Drew Jensen, Emma Dusanek, Ari Hacke and Ella Rupp who lowered their own school record during the preliminaries of the 4x400 relay at the state meet on Friday. They ran a 4:12.84. Their finals were weather delayed, when finally run they placed 8th in 4:14.38.

Congrats to Midland junior, Luke Lasack who finished in 9th in the shot put and also 9th place in the discus!

Congrats to juniors Drew Jensen who finished 9th in the 400M and to Emma D who finished 16th in the 400M. Throw in two freshmen who can run and you can see the future is bright for Midland's 4x400!

Way to make your community proud kids! Keep up the good work!

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WYOMING CENTER NOW SECURE DURING SCHOOL DAY

The construction and security companies finally got everything in place and trained office staff so now during the school day 8:10-3:15 the Wyoming center has all doors locked. If you visit during the school day you will need to push the silver button to the left of the main entry doors, then when buzzed in you will need to use the single door to your right to enter the office to check in.

We hope this new system will make students, parents and staff all feel safer.

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DECORATIVE BRICKS FOR SALE

Mrs. Messenger's Life Skills class are selling decorative bricks this year. The price of the bricks will be $7.00 each. They have chicks, flags, lady bugs, and a Midland "M" available. If you are interested in purchasing one please call our classroom at 563-488-2292 x 3200 or stop by the school, all funds will be used to support our Life Skills program.

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HS STUDENTS AND PARENTS INVITED TO HOMECOMING 2018 PLANNING MEETING

Homecoming for 2018 is scheduled for the week of September 23 - 29. We are looking for parents and students who are interested in working together to create a great Homecoming experience. If you are that person, we are holding our first Homecoming committee meeting on Wednesday, May 23 at 6pm in the middle-high school library. Please bring your ideas and a willingness to collaborate.

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CINCO DE MAYO CELEBRATION

On May 4th the Spanish 3 students learned about Cinco de Mayo by acting in a small play highlighting the events of Cinco de Mayo.

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MIDLAND MIDDLE SCHOOLERS RECEIVE FREE DENTAL CLINIC

Thank you to Nurse Gent who organized our Middle School Annual Free Dental Clinic in April for students in 6th-8th grades. All services were FREE and provided by dental hygienists from St. Luke's Dental Health Center/HACAP. The hygienist said that Midland is their ONLY middle school that takes advantage of this free service because other schools don't make the time to get the permission forms from parents. What a difference this can make to a child's life. Thanks again Christine for going the extra mile for our kids!

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MIDLAND AG PROGRAM RECEIVES AWARDS AT STATE CONVENTION

The Iowa Council on Agriculture Education recognized Miss Christiansen for excellence in agriculture education by presenting her with the integration of Science Award. She was presented this award because Midland offers a full strand of CASE: Curriculum for Agriculture Science Education. Through these agriscience courses students participate in labs and hands on experiences that allow for experimentation and inquiry. These courses increase student comfort with science concepts.

Agriculture education is offered in 235 high schools across Iowa. Agriculture education employs a three-component model to delivery teaching through classroom instruction, supervised agricultural experience programs, and leadership development through FFA. Students who take an agriculture education class are eligible to join FFA. There are more than 15,200 FFA members in Iowa.

The Midland FFA Chapter was the #9 team in the state of Iowa in Poultry Evaluation this year. They were one of 27 chapters receiving Gold Team status, receiving a score between 1773-1470. Brett Schoenherr was one of the top 10 individuals in the state also! Way to go poultry peeps!

Congrats Miss C and all ag students! It is good to hear that Midland is at the front of agricultural education in Iowa!

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EMERGING EXCELLENCE SUCCESS

Eleven 7th and 8th grade students attended the Art Educators of Iowa Emerging Excellence Event on Saturday April 14th at Clear Creek Amana Middle School. Students worked for more than three months on a self chosen and directed project that they presented to a judge independently. The judges rated them on their art and interview. 5 students received division I scores: Trenton Rickles animation, Bryce Rushford drawing, Kaedynce Steven printmaking, Chiara Dusanek mixed media, Emma Tracy Drawing. 6 students received division II ribbons Rashelle Cole painting, Zach Cummings drawing, Jonny Thomsen painting, Jenna Eldred painting, Jared Crock Ceramics, and Logan Bicknese printmaking. Congratulations! Keep up the excellent work!

Congrats to Miss Kelck, our art teacher, who works hard with her students each and every day!

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World Food Hunger Day April 16

On Monday, April 16th some FFA students had organized to have a World Food Hunger Day. All students in grades 6-12 went to different breakout sessions, one of which included a session that explained the purpose of this activity and they packaged 15,000 tomato basil pasta meals which will go to Linn County Food Pantries. Packing the 15,000 meals took the kids 90 minutes!

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EARTH DAY PROJECT

This year, our Earth Day project, will be held on Saturday, April 28th from noon until 3pm. It is being sponsored by the HS Spanish Club and HS Student Council. We will be picking up trash along ditches outside of Wyoming and if time allows, walking the streets of downtown Wyoming to help clean and beautify the town. If you are a high school student who is interested in this activity, please sign-up with Mrs. Eckhardt or Ms. Kaftan. You will be eligible for silver service cord hours toward recognition at your high school graduation.

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THERAPY DOG ENROLLS AT MMHS FOR SPRING SEMESTER

This is Newman, one of the newest members of Midland Middle/High School Staff. He is a hypoallergenic labradoddle and lives with Mrs. Brokaw and her family. She started bringing him with her to school this spring. She did not bring him sooner this year because of all of the construction. Mrs. Brokaw had him trained last year and took him with her to the elementary school she worked at. Newman loves getting to come and interact with all the students and staff here!

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BRINGING A BOOK TO LIFE FOR UNDERSTANDING

Mrs. Wright's Langauge Arts class sampled food that characters in our book ate. We are reading Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys. Our characters were deported from Lithuania by train and worked all day in a labor camp to earn a small ration of bread. The main characters in our book had to beg and steal in order to survive. Students tried a bread ration, beets, raw potato, and cooked potato.

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DAY ON THE HILL

These STAND students attended the Day on the Hill, for Substance Abuse Prevention on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. This was a great opportunity for these youth to come to the State Capitol in Des Moines and meet their legistlators and provide education on the impact of substance abuse in their counties and on their constituents. The highlight of their day was seeing and touring the State Capitol building.

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BLOOD DRIVE SUCCESSFUL

Thanks to all who took time out of their busy schedules to come give blood. Also a big thanks to all of our students who donated! We collected over 90 units of blood which will help a lof of patients!

Thanks for showing you care Midland Community!

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HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC TRIP TO BRANSON

Midland high school band and vocal students traveled to Branson, MO from March 17-20th.

Mrs. Wright said "Our tour escort has been doing her job for 15 years after her career in the music business among other things. She told me this morning our kids were one of the best groups she has ever worked with. We are extremely proud of them! "

Way to go Eagles!

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MIDLAND SENIOR EMMA VACEK IS A FINALIST FOR KCRG-TV9 STUDENT OF THE MONTH

Congratulations to Midland senior Emma Vacek who has been named a finalist for KCRG-TV9's Student of the Month program. Emma would be a very deserving student. She does well academically. She is a great teammate and community member. During first semester she did a internship at Midland Elementary and is great with kids. She works hard at the Wyoming Public Library again using those people skills. To see all 3 nominees you can go to: http://www.kcrg.com/content/news/Vote-for-Marchs-Student-of-the-Month-475967063.html

Please vote often for Emma by Friday, March 9th at: http://www.kcrg.com/polls/

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ANNUAL FREE DENTAL CLINIC FOR MIDDLE SCHOOLERS

Nurse Gent has organized our Annual Free Dental Clinic for April 23-27 for students in grades 6-8. All services are FREE and are provided by dental hygienists from St. Luke's Dental Health Center/HACAP. All parents/guardians of students in 6th-8th grade will be asked to complete and return a consent/refusal form.

Please return this form to the Wyoming office ASAP: Dental Clinic Consent-Refusal Form

For more information on the I Smile program: I Smiles Information

If questions please contact Nurse Gent at 563-488-2292 x 1180 or email her at cgent@midland.12.ia.us

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LEARNING THE BILL OF RIGHTS

In 8th Grade US History, Ms. Kaftan's students created "&34;Shake It Off"&34; music videos about the Bill of Rights. It was a creative way for the students to show their understand for these important constitutional concepts.

Groovy dance moves Jenna, Jamisen, Jaylou, and Jonny.

Good job, 8th graders!!

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SMITH TO REPRESENT MIDLAND IN IOWA SHRINE BOWL

Austin Smith will be representing Midland in the 2018 Iowa Shrine Football Game on July 21, 2018.

If anyone wants to sponsor Austin or buy a Shrine Bowl ticket contact the Smith family. Tickets are $11.00 in advance until June and $15.00 at door. Children 6 and younger are free.

Sponsorships must be received by May 1st, checks payable to Iowa Shrine Bowl Inc. can be given to Austin. After that date they cannot guarantee that the ad will be in the program book.

If you want to make a donation you can buy a ticket and give it to someone who would like to go or just donate whatever you can, checks payable to: Iowa Shrine Bowl Inc. or send to Austin Smith at 1391 190th St. Wheatland, Ia 52777

Thanks for showing you care Midland Community!

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LANGUAGE ARTS CLASS BRINGS A BOOK TO LIFE

Making learning meaningful: Today, Mrs. Wright's Language Arts class experienced a realistic example of the conditions that characters in our book dealt with. The class is reading Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys. It is a story of Lithuanians that were deported from their homeland and transported to work camps or prisons in Siberia by Stalin. The boxcar the characters traveled in on average were 26 feet in length, 8 feet wide and 7 feet tall. Students began in their own space and were soon confined to a small space which represented how our characters had to travel on the train for weeks at a time.

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FIESTA!

Spanish 3 students enjoyed a fiesta with Senora Marcela and Ms. Kaftan. They spent the class preparing and enjoying foods include in a recent chapter books they finished. Gracias Senora Marcela for letting us enjoy a little of your culture!

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STATE WRESTLING BOUND

Congrats to Midland junior, Brett Schoenherr who qualified for state wrestling in the 1A 220 lb. division! A fire truck send off was held on Feb. 14th.

Unfortunately he lost his first match to top ranked Tom Rief of Missouri Valley 12-6 but then won his second match 18-3 over Calib Lilly 18-3. Feeling under the weather all week didn't help as his third match was a loss by pin.

Brett has one more year to climb to the top of the awards stand in Des Moines! Work hard Brett, your dream is in front of you yet! As Coach Goble says "Hard work can beat talent without it most days."

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STUDENTS AND STAFF HAPPY TO BE USING THE NEW FACILITIES AT WYOMING CENTER

All classrooms which were housed in the Bronson building were moved over to the new academic wing during early January. Both students and staff are very happy and thankful for the new facilities. No more walks through rain, sleet, snow to get between buildings. This gives our kids a great learning environment!

Here are a few photos taken on February 2nd:

Thanks Midland Community!!

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SCHOENHERR RECORDS 100TH WIN!

Congratulations to Midland Junior Brett Schoenherr who recorded his 100th career wrestling win at the John Byers Wrestling Invitational. He was the champion in his weight bracket that day as well. Congratulations Brett, you are a perfect example to younger kids what hard work and determination will get you! Keep up the great work and good luck the rest of the season!

Brett's efforts helped his team place 2nd at the Invite this year! Way to go team!

Thanks to Deanna Martens for sharing these photos with us!

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ALL SCHOOL ASSEMBLY FOR BUILDING ENTRY

On Monday, January 15, 2018, some 21 months after the project began, Superintendent Doug Tuetken called an all school assembly at the middle high school in the morning before all students started their classes for the day in the new facility. He provided all students, staff, school board members and visitors with donuts. He challenged our students to respect these new facilities and to lead by example so all who follow after them will also be proud of what we have here and take good care of it. He thanked the planning committee who had the vision that we could actually tackle this project and bring new facilities to Midland, the voters who approved the bond issue and who are paying for it, the board members for their countless hours working on the project, the staff and students who have had inconveniences but have managed to keep on educating. Here are some photos of the assembly.

THANK YOU MIDLAND DISTRICT!!!!!

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MOVING OUT AND MOVING IN

The offices moved in over the weekend thanks to help from their family members. Here School Business Official Megan Frankfurt discusses technology items with Mr. Greenfield while Michelle mans the reception desk.

Finally some 21 months later we are on the move! Students and staff started carting the classroom supplies from the Bronson building to the new classrooms. No desks or big items needed moved, mostly books and supplies. The students should be totally in their classrooms for class by Monday!

Some minor adjustments needed made, thank goodness our students and staff have handyman skills!

We have the best moving crew in the nation! They clean up after themselves too!

Don't worry, we didn't leave Sponge Bob in the Bronson to go down with the ship!

Some of the teachers got pretty well settled today. Relieved to have everything under one roof again.

We found seniors Brett S, Mason P, Hunter R and Rachel N making good use of the spaces today already!

Superintendent Doug Tuetken and School Board President Clay Pestka discuss the move.

Photos of the front door area from the front door and from the top steps.

We thank the Midland community for this fine educational facility! Without your support at bond issue time, none of this would be possible. Things are looking very bright for the Midland District! We hope you will all come check it out when we get an open house scheduled!

We will hold an assembly on Monday morning to thank our School Board Members on all their hard work on the project, some of them have put in countless man hours and pitched in and worked along side the construction crews - THANKS GUYS! We are excited to begin a new era in education at Midland!

Here is an arial view of the final project for anyone coming to events, you can find parking areas. Those south and east of the school have NOT been paved yet. Only paved parking is West of the gym between gym and creek.




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CURRENT INFO

Midland Fall Food Drive Thru Dec 14

Midland Apparel Orders due 11/16

Midland Basketball Shirts

High School Band/Vocal Fundraiser Century Rich and Seasonal Sensations - due Nov 19, delivery Dec 10-14

Midland Post Prom Gift Card Fundraiser Gift Card Fundraiser Sample Order Form Order deadline is November 15 for Thanksgiving delivery. Those ordered by early December are to be back by winter break.

FFA Wreath Order Form

Thanks for supporting the Eagles!

IMPORTANT INFO

MCSD 2018-19 Master Calendar

2018-19 Elementary School Supply List

2018-19 Middle/High School Supply List

Activity Calendar 2018-2020

2018-19 Lunch Application

2018-19 Lunch Informational Letter

2018-19 TENTATIVE Bus Schedules - if you are not listed and need to be call the school!

School Fees

Midland Guidelines for Volunteers, Chaperones, Drivers - needs filled out by anyone who wants to do one of these things for the school this year.

Midland Building Use Application

PowerSchool Parent Account Setup for E-Registration

ATHLETIC BOOSTERS INFO

2018-19 All Sports Food Stand Sign Up - to sign up contact Michelle in the HS office via email or phone call. These are assigned on a first requested, first filled basis. If not signed up, a time will be assigned to the parents of ALL athletes.

Vision Statement
The vision of the Midland School District is to prepare students to think, lead and serve.

Mission Statement

Helpful Links

Notice - Powerschool upgrades will be installed every 2nd Sunday of every month from 6:45-8:45AM so it will not be accessible during those times.