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Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017

Daily Bulletin

SCHOOL LUNCH CHANGE:
If you plan on eating lunch with your child at school you MUST pay for your lunch and receive a lunch ticket in one of the offices before going to the lunchroom.

Cost of lunch is $4.25.

 

Good Luck to those headed to the Speech Contest today!

TBD                 Corner Conference Speech @ East Mills                  Malvern, IA

 

March Mayhem 2017 Meeting Tonight!

 

WHAT:    Organizational Meeting For Parents

DATE:    Wednesday, February 22

WHEN:    7:00 p.m.

WHERE:    High School Library

For more info click the link below:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9JW9EbHywzGNnFsbFMwQWp1QlFfTXZnR01HajB3c3VDS0hB/view?usp=sharing

Seniors and Parents: Slide Show Info:

 

A large envelope was sent home with each senior.  Please send 1 baby photo, 1 senior photo and any group photos of sports, parties, ect in the envelopes by March 27. Photos will be scanned in and returned by April 10th.

Envelopes can be given to Mrs. Stephens, Mrs. Druivenga or Abby Volquartsen. Digital files can be emailed to avolquartsen@gmail.com

 

Iowa Hunters Education Course:

April 1st - April 2nd

Anderson Conservation Area

Must be at least 11 years old to participate.

Cost is free of Charge.

Must register online at https://register-ed.com/events/view/97370 or for more information check in the office!

Notes from Guidance Office:

Please make sure to be checking the scholarship bulletin online and in the office for upcoming scholarships that may be due soon!

College Representatives will be here:

 

February 2017

28 -  Tuesday - Simpson - 11:00  - Kyle

 

March 2017

1 - Wednesday - Northwest Missouri State University - 12:30 - Larry

2 - Thursday - IWCC  - Kierney -10:30

9 - Thursday - Indian Hills - 10:00 - Don

 

School Dental Screenings: March 15th for 9th Graders

All children newly enrolling in an Iowa elementary or high school are required to have a dental screening. This requirement was passed by the 2007 legislature and became effective July 1, 2008. The purpose of the dental screening requirement is to improve the oral health of Iowa's children. Dental screenings help with early detection and treatment of dental disease; promote the importance of oral health for school readiness and learning; and contribute to statewide surveillance of oral health.

Dental screenings are provided by an integrated network of health care professionals to supplement Iowa's dental workforce. Regional I-Smile™ coordinators, serving at the "hub" of this network, partner with schools to assist students who need a screening or require follow-up dental care.

The following are highlights of the school dental screening requirement:

  • The requirement applies to kindergarten and ninth grade students only.

  • A screening for kindergarten may be performed by a licensed dentist, dental hygienist, nurse, advanced registered nurse practitioner, or physician assistant.

  • A screening for ninth grade may be performed by a licensed dentist or dental hygienist only.

  • Screenings performed by out-of-state providers are allowed.

  • The Iowa Department of Public Health Certificate of Dental Screening is the only acceptable form.

  • A screening for kindergarten is valid from age 3 years to four months after enrollment date.

  • A screening for 9th grade is valid from one year prior to enrollment to four months after enrollment date.

We will have a local dentist come to our school free of charge to fulfill this requirement.  If you would like to opt out of this screening, please contact the school by Wednesday, March 1st.

 

Thank you,

Elizabeth Shirley

School Nurse

                

Have a Wonderful Wednesday!