Archive for March, 2011

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN  Thursday, March 31, 2011

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Authentic Voices members are reminded of the meeting today during 6th period. Come discover your “love language”.

 

Crime Stoppers will meet in room B152 after school today. See you there!

 

Attention Student Congress: The yearbook photo for Student Congress will be taken today right after school in room D-125.

 

Attention current senior members of National Honor Society:  There will be a picture for the yearbook on Friday, April 1st at 3:00 in the Aud. Lobby. This is the last chance to be in the yearbook for NHS.

 

Spanish Club will be bowling after school on Tuesday, April 5. See Mrs. Harwood in J326 for permission slips.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The following scholarships are now available. Applications may be picked up in the Counseling Center:

 1.  Credit Professional International Scholarship (no set criteria)

  1. National Society of Professional Engineers - Students must be planning on majoring in an engineering field.
  2. QC Illini Club Scholarship - for students planning to attend Univ. of Illinois

 

If there are any students who wish to take an Advanced Placement Exam for which MHS does not offer the course, please sign up with Mrs. Ryser by Friday, April 1st.

 

SPORTS

There will be an informational meeting Monday, Apr. 4 in room J222 at 4:00 for all girls interested in trying out for cheerleading. If unable to attend, please have someone else provide you with information and permission forms gathered from this meeting.

 

Early morning off-season swim practice has been canceled. If you have questions see coach Ehlers. Any warm-ups not yet turned in need to be returned immediately.

 

MISC

An opportunity available to ALL MHS students: If you are interested in being a community volunteer on Sat. April 2nd, please sign up in J307 by today after school. Volunteers will be working outside from 8 am until Noon. You have the option of working all or part of the shift. If you have any questions, stop by J307.

 

If you like live theatre then you should come to the One Act performances on this Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. Plus, the entry-fee is only $1 to see your peers' performances! Come one and come all to the Student-Directed One Acts!

 

Would you like to meet the world record holder of push-ups? Come meet John Morrow…the current Guinness World Record push-up champ. Also, you’ll have a chance to make a new record as part of a group – a group that does the most push-ups in an hour. Mr. Morrow will be here today at 3:10 in Mr. Mahieu’s room, J138. Please come be part of a world record and in helping QC charities while you do it!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Wednesday, March 30, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Authentic Voices members: Come to the meeting tomorrow to discover your love language! We will meet either period 2 or period 6 in E204.

 

Crime Stoppers will meet in room B152 after school on Thursday, March 31st. See you then!

 

Attention Student Congress: The yearbook photo for Student Congress will be taken on Thursday right after school in room D-125.

 

Attn sophomores and juniors: Don’t forget that Link Crew applications are due this Friday, Apr. 1st – no exceptions! All current junior Link Leaders must fill out a new application if interested in participating again. Applications are available in the counseling center, B115, J222, B208, and B316.

 

Spanish Club will be bowling after school on Tuesday, April 5. See Mrs. Harwood in J326 for permission slips.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The following scholarships are now available. Applications may be picked up in the Counseling Center:

 

1.  Credit Professional International Scholarship (no set criteria)

2.  National Society of Professional Engineers - Students must be planning on majoring in an engineering field.

 

SPORTS

There will be an informational meeting Monday, Apr. 4 in room J222 at 4:00 for all girls interested in trying out for cheerleading. If unable to attend, please have someone else provide you with information and permission forms gathered from this meeting.

 

Varsity Cheerleaders are reminded to turn in all uniform pieces to Ms. Dixon in room J224 by Friday.

 

MISC

An opportunity available to ALL MHS students: If you are interested in being a community volunteer on Sat. April 2nd, please sign up in J307 by Thursday after school. Volunteers will be working outside from 8 am until Noon. You have the option of working all or part of the shift. If you have any questions, stop by J307.

 

By popular demand, Chuck Norris has declared there will be another Dodgeball tournament. The date has been set for Tuesday, Apr. 5th at 6:30 p.m. in the East Gym. The tournament is free and can accommodate 12 teams. Registration will be on a first come, first served basis for these 12 teams. Turn your rosters in to the bookstore to reserve your spot!

 

If you like live theatre then you should come to the One Act performances on this Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. Plus, the entry-fee is only $1 to see your peers' performances! Come one and come all to the Student-Directed One Acts!

 

Would you like to meet the world record holder of push-ups? Come meet John Morrow…the current Guinness World Record push-up champ. Also, you’ll have a chance to make a new record as part of a group – a group that does the most push-ups in an hour. Mr. Morrow will be here Thursday at 3:10 in Mr. Mahieu’s room, J138. Please come be part of a world record and in helping QC charities while you do it!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Tuesday, March 29, 2011

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Attention Debate Team: The Debate yearbook photo will be taken today after school at 3:05 in J209. Please be prompt. There will also be a debate meeting Thursday after school for all members.

 

There is a Drama Club meeting today after school in B214. See you there!

 

Upward Bound will not meet today. We will see you next week, on the 5th!

 

Attn sophomores and juniors: Don’t forget that Link Crew applications are due this Friday, Apr. 1st – no exceptions! All current junior Link Leaders must fill out a new application if interested in participating again. Applications are available in the counseling center, B115, J222, B208, and B316.

 

Spanish Club will be bowling after school on Tuesday, April 5. See Mrs. Harwood in J326 for permission slips.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The following scholarship opportunities are available: (applications may be downloaded from the counseling website):

1)      The Association of Illinois Township Committees Scholarship. Students must have a 3.0 GPA and major in a social science field of study (due 5/27). 

2)       The Progressive Baptist Church is now offering a $1200 to graduating seniors. Due 5/15

 

This is a reminder that there are over 10 local scholarships available ONLY to Moline High School students. The due date for these local scholarships is April 15th. Visit the counseling website to download an application or see Mr. Bodeen for more information.

 

SPORTS

Attention Varsity Cheerleaders: Please turn in all uniform pieces to Ms. Dixon in room J224 by Friday.

 

MISC

A reminder that the lunch pin number system has changed slightly. Students are now required to have a 6 digit pin number. To do this, simply add zero’s in front of your current pin # to make your pin 6 digits.

 

An opportunity available to ALL MHS students: If you are interested in being a community volunteer on Sat. April 2nd, please sign up in J307 by Thursday after school. Volunteers will be working outside from 8 am until Noon. You have the option of working all or part of the shift. If you have any questions, stop by J307.

 

By popular demand, Chuck Norris has declared there will be another Dodgeball tournament. The date has been set for Tuesday, Apr. 5th at 6:30 p.m. in the East Gym. The tournament is free and can accommodate 12 teams. Registration will be on a first come, first served basis for these 12 teams. Turn your rosters in to the bookstore to reserve your spot!

 

This is a reminder of the Taco Tuesday benefit for Mr. Butterfield tonight at Mulligan’s in Coal Valley. The dinner will run from 5-9:00 p.m. We hope to see you there! (All Academic Team members who are helping with the Butterfield fundraiser this evening should check with Mr. Pitz sometime today).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, March 28, 2011

Monday, March 28th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Monday, March 28, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

The yearbook needs to take some final photos for this year's book.  This will be very brief and it is your last chance to be in the group shot for this year's "M."  Would the members of Student Congress, Line O'Type, Kaleidoscript, Varsity Academic Team, and all seniors who helped with the 2011 yearbook please report to the publication's office today right after school?  Don't miss it.

 

Attention Student Congress: There will be a meeting tonight in room D-125 at 6:30 pm.

 

There is a Drama Club meeting tomorrow after school in B214. See you there!

 

Upward Bound will not meet this week. We will see you next week, on the 5th!

 

 

MISC

Dad’s Club softball forms are now available in the main office or in the athletic office.

 

The lunch pin number system is changing slightly. Students are now required to have a 6 digit pin number. To do this, simply add zero’s in front of your current pin # to make your pin 6 digits.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, March 18, 2011

Friday, March 18th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Friday, March 18, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

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COUNSELING CENTER

The deadline for the Girl Scout's Young Achievement Scholarship has been extended until March 25. Honorees are young women who have shown outstanding academic achievement, excellence in leadership, and a commitment to our community through service activities.  Applicants do NOT need to be a girl scout. This scholarship is worth up to $6000.  Applications may be downloaded from the counseling website.

 

MISC

Dad’s Club softball forms are now available in the main office or in the athletic office.

 

Any student interested in being inducted into the International Thespian Society should pick up point forms in Mrs. Griesenbeck's room, B214, before you leave for break. Point forms are due back to Mrs. Griesenbeck on or before April 15th, Tax Day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Thursday, March 17, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

The MHS Book Club meets today during lunch in E204. Hope to see you there!

 

If you are a member of one of the following groups, please come to the publication's office after school today.  We need to take your group photo for the yearbook. We need to see the members of the Line O'Type, Kaleidoscript, Yearbook, Varsity Academic Team, Bass Fishing, Link Crew and Book Club. The picture will only take a few minutes. Please don't miss it. 

 

MISC

Tomorrow’s 7th Period Sounds tickets are still on sale at the bookstore for $3 and P.E. no-dress tickets are on sale for $1. Get your tickets in support of the United Way Foundation.

 

Dad’s Club softball forms are now available in the main office or in the athletic office.

 

Stage crew for Bye Bye Birdie will begin today at 3:30 and last until 7:30. You will meet again on Saturday, 9:00 - 2:00. Report to the stage, bring work gloves, and be ready to paint if needed.

 

Any student interested in being inducted into the International Thespian Society should pick up point forms in Mrs. Griesenbeck's room, B214, before you leave for break. Point forms are due back to Mrs. Griesenbeck on or before April 15th, Tax Day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Wednesday, March 16, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

The MHS Book Club will be meeting tomorrow during your lunch in E204. Hope to see you there!

 

If you are a member of one of the following groups, please come to the publication's office after school on Thursday.  We need to take your group photo for the yearbook. We need to see the members of the Line O'Type, Kaleidoscript, Yearbook, Varsity Academic Team, Bass Fishing, Link Crew and Book Club. The picture will only take a few minutes. Please don't miss it. 

 

The Natural Helpers pizza party is tonight from 6-8:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. The contribution is $2 person.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The Quad Cities Insurance Association Scholarship is now available. Students must intend on pursuing a degree in a business related field. Applications may be picked up in the Counseling Center.

 

Students who are interested in attending Trinity Hospital's Mini Med School should stop by the Counseling Center and see Mr. Bodeen for an application.  Moline High School is allowed 12 spots for this new opportunity.

 

MISC

7th Period Sounds tickets are still on sale at the bookstore for $3. The show is this Friday during 7th period. You must get your 7th period teacher to sign the ticket, then you will present it on your way into the Aud on Friday. During the show, some students will be selected to do “Minute to Win it” games. If you'd like to put your name in the drawing come to J307 by Thursday after school. You'll have to buy a ticket and be present at the 7th pd sounds in order to participate.

 

PE no-dress is this Friday! Tickets are $1 and are available at the bookstore. Students have to participate in PE but don't have to dress. Proceeds will go to the United Way foundation.

 

Seniors: Graduation announcements are being distributed in the AUD lobby all day today. Please stop by and pick yours up.

 

Dad’s Club softball forms are now available in the main office or in the athletic office.

 

Stage crew for Bye Bye Birdie will begin Thursday 3:30 till 7:30 and on Saturday, 9:00 - 2:00. Report to the stage, bring work gloves, and be ready to paint if needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Monday, March 14th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Tuesday, March 15, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Link Crew applications are now available for interested sophomores and juniors. Stop by the Counseling Center, B115, B136, B208, or J222 to pick up an application. The deadline is Apr. 1st. All current junior Link leaders must apply again, if interested.

 

Congratulations to the new junior and senior members of National Honor Society to be inducted on April 19th. The lists of new inductees are posted on the E-Wing 1st floor showcase and outside the counseling center.

 

There is a Drama Club meeting today after school in B214. See you there!

 

Natural Helpers: If you plan to attend the pizza party this Wednesday night, please let Mr. Mahieu or Mrs. Bibens know by the end of the day today.

 

Authentic Voices members: Get those pretty smiles ready! You’ll be having your yearbook photo taken Wednesday during period 2. Check in with your period 2 teacher, then quickly head to the AUD. After the photo, the donation of the flowergram fundraiser will be presented to the Domestic Violence Shelter representative.

 

The MHS Book Club will be having its meeting Thursday during your lunch in E204. See you there!

 

COUNSELING CENTER

Girls, are you interested in exploring math, science, or engineering & technology? Black Hawk College is offering a program called “Digital Divas”. See Mrs. Dexter in the counseling office for details.

 

The Quad Cities Insurance Association Scholarship is now available. Students must intend on pursuing a degree in a business related field. Applications may be picked up in the Counseling Center.

 

Students that are interested in attending Trinity Hospital's Mini Med School should stop by the Counseling Center and see Mr. Bodeen for an application.  Moline High School is allowed 12 spots for this new opportunity.

 

SPORTS

Attention senior cheerleaders: Those interested in helping with next year's cheerleading tryouts should meet in Ms. Dixon's room, J224, for a brief meeting Wednesday after school.

 

MISC

7th Period Sounds tickets are now on sale at the bookstore for $3. This event will take place on Friday, March 18th during 7th period. You must get your 7th period teacher to sign the ticket and present it on your way into the Aud on Friday. During 7th period sounds some students will be selected to do “Minute to Win it” games. If you'd like to put your name in the drawing come to J 307 by Thursday after school. You'll have to buy a ticket and be present at the 7th pd sounds in order to participate.

 

PE no-dress will be Friday, March 18th!  Tickets are $1 and are available at the bookstore. Students have to participate in PE but don't have to dress. Proceeds will go to the United Way foundation.

 

Seniors: Graduation announcements will be distributed in the AUD lobby on Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. through 3:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, March 14, 2011

Monday, March 14th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Monday, March 14, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

All past and present Natural Helpers are reminded of the pizza party this Wednesday from 6-8:00 in the cafeteria. The contribution is $2 per person to cover the cost of the pizza. We have a special night planned, so please plan to attend.

 

There is a Student Congress meeting tonight at 6:30 in room D125. See you there!

 

Link Crew applications are now available for interested sophomores and juniors. Stop by the Counseling Center, B115, B136, B208, or J222 to pick up an application. The deadline is Apr. 1st. All current junior Link leaders must apply again, if interested.

 

There is a Drama Club meeting tomorrow after school in B214. Hope to see you then!

 

Congratulations to the new junior and senior members of National Honor Society to be inducted on April 19th. The lists of new inductees are posted on the E-Wing 1st floor showcase and outside the counseling center.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

Girls, are you interested in exploring math, science, or engineering & technology? Black Hawk College is offering a program called “Digital Divas”. See Mrs. Dexter in the counseling office for details.

 

MISC

7th Period Sounds tickets are now on sale at the bookstore for $3. This event will take place on Friday, March 18th during 7th period. You must get your 7th period teacher to sign the ticket and present it on your way into the Aud on Friday. During 7th period sounds some students will be selected to do “Minute to Win it” games. If you'd like to put your name in the drawing come to J 307 by Thursday after school. You'll have to buy a ticket and be present at the 7th pd sounds in order to participate.

 

PE no-dress will be Friday, March 18th!  Tickets are $1 and are available at the bookstore. Students have to participate in PE but don't have to dress. Proceeds will go to the United Way foundation.

 

Seniors: Graduation announcements will be distributed in the AUD lobby on Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. through 3:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, March 11, 2011

Friday, March 11th, 2011

STUDENT BULLETIN   Friday, March 11, 2011

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Attn. sophomores and juniors: Are you interested in becoming a Link Leader to help next year’s freshmen get the best start possible at MHS? Link Crew applications will be available starting Monday, March 14th and are due back on Friday, Apr. 1st. All current junior Link Leaders must fill out an application if you are interested in participating again. Applications are available in the counseling center, B115m J222, B208, and B316.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

Royal Neighbors Young Achievement Program is now being offered to women from the ages of 17-23. Honorees selected will be eligible to apply for one of two $2500 scholarships. Applications are available on the Counseling Website, with a due date of March 18.

 

WQPT is offering students a $500 scholarship who plan on pursuing a degree in broadcast journalism.  Applications may be picked up in the Counseling Center.

 

MISC

The last chance to get intramural shirts for Dodge Ball players is TODAY! See Mr. Thompson in room D112 a.s.a.p!