Archive for January, 2012

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Monday, January 30th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Tuesday, January 31, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

The frosh/soph Academic Team brought home a 3rd place trophy from Sterling over the weekend. Teammates earning points to make this possible were Pranav Puri, Ben Wolf, Eric Scheidler, Biniam Anderber, and Steffen Timer. Good work!

 

Attention all theatre students: there are still a few spots left on the Circa 21 Day field trip. Bring $30.00 to B214, Mrs. Griesenbeck's room, to reserve your spot.  You’ll attend awesome theatre workshops in the morning, have lunch, then see the hit musical Grease in the afternoon. Don't be left behind. Questions? See Mrs. G. ASAP!

 

Drama Club will meet after school in E204. Yearbook pictures will be taken at today’s meeting. Any drama club member who doesn't want to be left out of the picture should plan on attending the meeting.

 

Upward Bound will have a study session today after school. Hope to see you there.

 

Book Club members who would like to be in the yearbook photo should meet in the library right after school on Wednesday.

 

Spanish and French Club: Come to J328 Thursday after school to play “Minute to Win It” games and have a snack. Please sign up in your classroom to bring treats.

 

National Honor Society seniors--Your picture for the yearbook has been scheduled for 3:05 on February 7th in the cafeteria.

 

 

COUNSELING CENTER

All sophomore students:  You will need to complete your online scheduling by Wednesday, February 1st at midnight.  When you are finished, print your course requests and put them in your counselor's box in the counseling center. If you do not complete your scheduling before that time, you will be required to do it after school in a computer lab at a later date.

 

The Quad City Area Labor Management Corporation is now offering two $1000 scholarships to graduating seniors. The due date for these scholarships is April 6, 2012. To access criteria and to download an application, visit the Counseling Website.

 

 

SPORTS

Track and Field practice is starting for any athlete not currently in a sport. Any girl, please see Mr. Bohnsack or Mr. Woods for information.

                        

Monday, January 30, 2012

Monday, January 30th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Monday, January 30, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

There will be a student congress meeting tonight in the cafeteria at 6:30 pm.

 

Upward Bound will have a study session tomorrow after school. Hope to see you there.

 

Drama Club will meet Tuesday after school in E204. See you then!

 

MHS Book Club--Copies of this month's book are available in the library. Also, book Club members who would like to be in the yearbook photo should meet in the library right after school on Wednesday.

 

Spanish and French Club: Come to J328 Thursday after school to play “Minute to Win It” games and have a snack. Please sign up in your classroom to bring treats.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

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SPORTS

Tennis open gym for any student interested will begin today after school. Please meet in coach Jones’ room, J208A. Open gyms will be Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and will last approximately an hour. See Coach Jones if you have any questions.

                        

MISC.

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Friday, January 27, 2012

Friday, January 27th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Friday, January 27, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Attn all theatre students: We are now accepting payments for the Circa 21 workshop day and production of the hit musical, Grease. Bring your $30 payment to Mrs. Griesenbeck in room B214 ASAP. There are only 30 spots available; first come, first served. Questions? See Mrs. G. today!

 

MHS Book Club--Copies of this month's book are available in the library.

 

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The PTSA ELLEN ROYS SCHOLARSHIP is now being offered exclusively to Moline High School graduating seniors. This scholarship is worth $300 and has a due date of March 23, 2012.  Applications may be downloaded from the Counseling Website.

 

Additional Scholarships have been posted to the MHS Counseling website as well:

1.  The St. Patrick Society Scholarship with a due date of March 2, 2012

2.  The Doric Lodge Scholarship with a due date of March 31, 2012

 

 

SPORTS

Tennis open gym for any student interested will begin Monday after school. Please meet in coach Jones’ room, J208A. Open gyms will be Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and will last approximately an hour. See coach Jones if you have any questions.

 

                        

MISC.

We currently have 115 students signed up for auditions next week for "The Sound of Music".   The entire audition schedule is full BUT we have added times to make sure you can still audition. Please stop by the choir room and sign up for an audition time if you haven't done so already. If there is a conflict, please speak to Mr. May and we will try to work something out for you.   Remember that all students who are auditioning next Monday or Tuesday need to bring a copy of their song for the pianist. Scenes from the show that will be used in auditions for speaking parts are on reserve in the Library. You may study those at your convenience. Break a Leg!!

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Thursday, January 26, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Crime Stoppers will have a meeting today after school in room B131 from 3-3:30. Hope to see you there!

 

The Kaleidoscript is accepting submissions for its spring publication. We are looking for poems, short stories, screenplays, artwork, photography, and song lyrics. Stop by room B215 or speak to any English teacher, Art teacher, or Music teacher about submitting your work for publication. Release forms are available through Mrs. MacLennan. Share your talents with the MHS community and become a published author today!

 

Attn all theatre students: We are now accepting payments for the Circa 21 workshop day and production of the hit musical, Grease. Bring your $30 payment to Mrs. Griesenbeck in room B214 ASAP. There are only 30 spots available; first come, first served. Questions? See Mrs. G. today!

 

Quad City Scholars has a few important dates coming up:

-Friday, January 27th in room B131 there will be pizza for all interested in joining. Current members are invited as well.

-January 31st there will be a screening of the movie “The Help” in room E204

-February 9th is the FAFSA night from 3:00-7:30 (students and families can bring W-2s and other financial records and complete the FAFSA with trained professionals)

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The PTSA ELLEN ROYS SCHOLARSHIP is now being offered exclusively to Moline High School graduating seniors. This scholarship is worth $300 and has a due date of March 23, 2012.  Applications may be downloaded from the Counseling Website.

 

Additional Scholarships have been posted to the MHS Counseling website as well:

1.  The St. Patrick Society Scholarship with a due date of March 2, 2012

2.  The Doric Lodge Scholarship with a due date of March 31, 2012

 

SPORTS

Track practice has begun! Any student not out for a winter sport who is interested in participating should sign up today! See Coach Taylor or Coach Bohnsack in the cafeteria right after school today to sign up.

 

MISC.

Auditions for "The Sound of Music" will be next Monday and Tuesday in the choir room. Audition times begin at 3:15 and run until 8:00 p.m.  Stop by the choir room and reserve your 5-minute audition time. If you are interested in a speaking role, please sign up for an early time.  If you are interested in only a chorus/ensemble role, please sign up for a later time.  Everyone needs to prepare a song.  Select a song that is NOT from the Sound of Music and bring a copy of the music to your audition for the pianist to play from. Your song need not be memorized BUT it would be to your advantage to do so. Scenes from the musical will be on reserve in the Library starting on Tuesday for you perusal prior to the auditions next week.  The performances will be March 22-24.  Sign up TODAY!

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Wednesday, January 25, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Attn Line O’ Type editors: today and this evening will be a work night (right after school and then at 6:00).

 

Crime Stoppers will have a meeting Thursday after school in room B131 from 3-3:30. Hope to see you there!

 

The Kaleidoscript is accepting submissions for its spring publication. We are looking for poems, short stories, screenplays, artwork, photography, and song lyrics. Stop by room B215 or speak to any English teacher, Art teacher, or Music teacher about submitting your work for publication. Release forms are available through Mrs. MacLennan. Share your talents with the MHS community and become a published author today!

 

Quad City Scholars has a few important dates coming up:

-Friday, January 27th in room B131 there will be pizza for all interested in joining. Current members are invited as well.

-January 31st there will be a screening of the movie “The Help” in room E204

-February 9th is the FAFSA night from 3:00-7:30 (students and families can bring W-2s and other financial records and complete the FAFSA with trained professionals)

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The Moline Foundation has now made applications available for two more scholarships that are exclusive to Moline senior students only.  They are The DARE Scholarship and The Stan Woods Scholarship. Criteria for both scholarships may be found on the counseling website and applications may be picked up with Mr. Bodeen in the Counseling Center.  All Moline Foundation Scholarships have a due date of February 15, 2012.

 

Additional Scholarships have been posted to the MHS Counseling website as well:

1.  The St. Patrick Society Scholarship with a due date of March 2, 2012

2.  The Doric Lodge Scholarship with a due date of March 31, 2012

 

Juniors: This is a reminder that your online scheduling is to be submitted to your counselor today. You will not be able to register online after today. 

 

SPORTS

Track practice has begun! Any student not out for a winter sport who is interested in participating this season should sign up on Thursday with Coach Taylor or Coach Bohnsack immediately after school in the cafeteria.

 

MISC.

Auditions for "The Sound of Music" will be next Monday and Tuesday in the choir room. Audition times begin at 3:15 and run until 8:00 p.m.  Stop by the choir room and reserve your 5-minute audition time. If you are interested in a speaking role, please sign up for an early time.  If you are interested in only a chorus/ensemble role, please sign up for a later time.  Everyone needs to prepare a song.  Select a song that is NOT from the Sound of Music and bring a copy of the music to your audition for the pianist to play from. Your song need not be memorized BUT it would be to your advantage to do so. Scenes from the musical will be on reserve in the Library starting on Tuesday for you perusal prior to the auditions next week.  The performances will be March 22-24.  Sign up TODAY!

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Tuesday, January 24, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Upward Bound will have a study session today after school. Hope you can make it.

 

Drama Club will meet in E204 after school today. See you then!

 

Calling all creative people! The Kaleidoscript is now accepting submissions for its spring publication. We are receiving original poems, short stories, screenplays, artwork, photography, and song lyrics right now! Please stop by room B215 or speak to any English teacher, Art teacher, or Music teacher about submitting your work for publication. Release forms are available through Mrs. MacLennan. Don't wait! Share your talents with the MHS community and become a published author today!

 

All Kaleidoscript staff will meet in B215 after school today. Come be a part of this creative MHS community collaboration!

Gamer Club is meeting today after school in J-231. See you there!

COUNSELING CENTER

The Moline Foundation has now made applications available for two more scholarships that are exclusive to Moline senior students only.  They are The DARE Scholarship and The Stan Woods Scholarship. Criteria for both scholarships may be found on the counseling website and applications may be picked up with Mr. Bodeen in the Counseling Center.  All Moline Foundation Scholarships have a due date of February 15, 2012.

 

SPORTS

Girls swim team members please stop by to see coach Ehlers.

 

Track practice has begun! Any student not out for a winter sport who is interested in participating this season should sign up on Thursday with Coach Taylor or Coach Bohnsack immediately after school in the cafeteria.

 

MISC.

Auditions for "The Sound of Music" will be next Monday and Tuesday (January 30 and 31) in the choir room. Audition times begin at 3:15 and run until 8:00 p.m.  Stop by the choir room and reserve your 5-minute audition time. If you are interested in a speaking role, please sign up for an early time.  If you are interested in only a chorus/ensemble role, please sign up for a later time.  Everyone needs to prepare a song.  Select a song that is NOT from the Sound of Music and bring a copy of the music to your audition for the pianist to play from. Your song need not be memorized BUT it would be to your advantage to do so. Scenes from the musical will be on reserve in the Library starting on Tuesday for you perusal prior to the auditions next week.  The performances will be March 22-24.  Sign up TODAY!

Monday, January 23, 2012

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Monday, January 23, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

The frosh/soph Academic Team swept the tournament at Geneseo on Saturday, winning all seven of their matches. Teammates contributing to this victory included Pranav Puri, Ben Wolf, Eric Scheidler, Biniam Anderber, Steffen Timer, Aditya Jain, and Connor Bivens. Congratulations on a job well done!

 

All cast and crew of “Harvey” need to report to the auditorium right after school today for set strike.

 

Attention Student Congress: there will be a meeting tonight at 6:30 in the cafeteria.

 

Young Life will meet tonight at 8:08 p.m. at Riverside Life Center (41st St. & 24th Ave.) Everyone is welcome so bring your friends.

 

Upward Bound will have a study session tomorrow after school. Hope you can make it.

 

Drama Club will meet in E204 after school tomorrow. See you then!

 

Calling all creative people! The Kaleidoscript is now accepting submissions for its spring publication. We are receiving original poems, short stories, screenplays, artwork, photography, and song lyrics right now! Please stop by room B215 or speak to any English teacher, Art teacher, or Music teacher about submitting your work for publication. Release forms are available through Mrs. MacLennan. Don't wait! Share your talents with the MHS community and become a published author today!

 

All Kaleidoscript staff will meet in B215 after school tomorrow. Come be a part of this creative MHS community collaboration!

COUNSELING CENTER

The following scholarships are now available for seniors:

1.  The Iowa Pro Golf Association Scholarship with a due date of June 15

2.  The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association Scholarship with a due date of March 15

3. The Google Generation Scholarship - for graduating seniors who plan on majoring in a computer science or an engineering field of study.  Due Feb. 20

 

For more information and to access applications, visit the counseling website.

 

SPORTS

Girls swim team members please stop by to see coach Ehlers.

Friday, January 20, 2012

Friday, January 20th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Friday, January 20, 2012

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

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COUNSELING CENTER

The following scholarships are now available for seniors:

1.  The Iowa Pro Golf Association Scholarship with a due date of June 15, 2012

2.  The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association Scholarship with a due date of March 15, 2012

 

For more information and to access an application, visit the counseling website.

 

SPORTS

Tonight’s boys basketball game vs. United Township is rally towel game. Purchase a souvenir, a Moline Maroon rally towel at the bookstore today for only $1. Let’s all support the Maroons in this important Western Big 6 conference game. Remaining towels will be sold for $2 at the game.

 

MISC

Tickets are still on sale for the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Harvey. Performances are tonight, tomorrow at 7:30 P.M. Tickets are $6.00 for students and $8.00 for adults. You can buy your tickets in the bookstore or at the door. Don't miss out on this hilarious comedy.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Thursday, January 19, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Authentic Voices members wanting to attend the annual conference on January 27th, don’t forget to sign up by tomorrow. See Miss Dell, Mrs. Dexter or Mrs. Olson.

 

Attention students and staff: Anyone wanting to participate in the Butterfield Memorial Project should plan to attend a brief meeting Thursday, January 19th at 3:15 in the cafeteria. Anyone unable to attend that day can contact Mrs. Fitzpatrick.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

 

SPORTS

Tonight’s girls basketball game vs. Alleman and tomorrow nights boys basketball game vs. United Township are rally towel games. Purchase a souvenir, a Moline Maroon rally towel at the bookstore today for only $1. Let’s all support the Maroons in these 2 important Western Big 6 conference games. Remaining towels will be sold for $2 at the game.

 

MISC

Tickets are on sale for the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Harvey. Performances are tonight, tomorrow and Saturday at 7:30 P.M. Tickets are $6.00 for students and $8.00 for adults. You can buy your tickets in the bookstore or at the door. Don't miss out on this hilarious comedy. It's Dr. Burrus' favorite!

Seniors: The mail requiring postage is only picked up on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays.  Please keep this in mind when you have a deadline for scholarships and allow sufficient time.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

STUDENT BULLETIN  Wednesday, January 18, 2012

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Authentic Voices is meeting this week, either today (this period) OR Thursday (2nd period) in E204. Also – any Authentic Voices members wanting to attend the annual conference on January 27th, don’t forget to sign up by this Friday, January 20th. See Miss Dell, Mrs. Dexter or Mrs. Olson.

 

Attention students and staff: Anyone wanting to participate in the Butterfield Memorial Project should plan to attend a brief meeting Thursday, January 19th at 3:15 in the cafeteria. Anyone unable to attend that day can contact Mrs. Fitzpatrick.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers is now offering a $1000 scholarship to those individuals pursuing a Mechanical Engineering degree. Download an application from the Counseling website, and the due date for this scholarship is April 27, 2012.

 

The Belgian Culture Association is now offering three $750 scholarships to graduating seniors.  To view the requirements and download the application, visit the Counseling Website.  The due date for this scholarship is April 14, 2012.

 

MISC

Tickets are now on sale for the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Harvey. Performances are Thursday the 19th; Friday the 20th; and Saturday the 21st at 7:30 P.M. Tickets are $6.00 for students and $8.00 for adults. You can buy your tickets in the bookstore or at the door. Don't miss out on this hilarious comedy. It's Dr. Burrus' favorite!

Seniors: The mail requiring postage is only picked up on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays.  Please keep this in mind when you have a deadline for scholarships and allow sufficient time.