September 9, 2022

“Just don’t give up what you’re trying to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong. ” ~Ella Fitzgerald

 Attention students: Water bottles are allowed in the classroom however, they must be sealed and clear. If you bring a refillable water bottle it must be clear and empty. You may fill them up with water when you get to school. Please review page 14 in your student handbook. Colored water bottles are not allowed here on campus.

 Funeral services for Jaquavion Mackins will be held at Meridian High School Gym Saturday, September 10.  Visitation will be from Noon until 1PM and the memorial service is at 1 PM.

After school enrichment will start on September 12th

 We are in the fourth week of school and mid-term reports will go out next week.  Be sure you are doing your best work and turning your assignments in!

Monday, September 12th Upward Bound will be here during the lunch blocks.

 Lincoln Tech College/NADC- Rep. Lance Ruebel will visit our juniors and seniors during the lunch block on Wednesday, September 14th.

 Yearbook pre-order forms are available in Ms. Trover’s room 21. They are $15 through September 15th if ordered after September 15th they are $25.

 All juniors and seniors who would like to visit Harris Stowe University in St. Louis on September 20th need to sign-up in the guidance office. Deadline to sign-up will be on Wednesday, September 14th

 All FCCLA dues and money for t-shirts are due by September 28th to be considered a member. The total is $27.00.

 Attention all juniors and seniors who would like to visit Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN on October 13th there is a sign-up sheet in the guidance office. Deadline to sign-up will be Monday, October 3rd.

 On Saturday, October 22nd there will be a Firemen’s Fall Festival Parade in Mounds, if any club or organization are interested in participating vendor applications are in the guidance office.

 On Saturday, October 22nd the Annual Pulaski Pecan Bonanza will be in Pulaski, IL from 8am to 4pm. The parade will start at 1:30pm.

 All juniors and seniors who would like to visit the college fair in Sikeston, MO on Oct 25th there is a sign-up sheet in guidance office. Deadline to sign-up will be Monday, October 3rd.

Attention: Seniors –VFW Scholarship opportunity – Deadline October 31st. Please see guidance if interested. 

 Students: Grades 6 through 12 interested in the Congressional App Challenge see Ms.Bremer or guidance. The deadline is November 1st and winners will be announced in December.



MS Softball- VS Lick Creek. Game starts at 4:30pm.

MS Baseball- Game at Lick Creek. Bus leaves at 3:00pm.

HS Baseball- Practice 3-5pm.

HS Volleyball –Practice 3-5pm. In Elementary gym.

HS Cross Country – No Practice

MS Girls Basketball- No Practice