CLARION-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Friday, January 19, 2018.  Day 93. Have a

great weekend everyone.

 

Inside recess, 8th has the floor.  Mr. Dahlke will push out apps.

 

7th Grade Subway Recognition Today - Come join the fun and have lunch provided by Hagies :) Please make

sure you are a NO for hot lunch today.

 

No art club until Jan 30th and Feb 1st.  Mrs. Downing.

 

We need students who would like to go to the Care Center on January 24 and/ or January 31.  You do not need to be a Peer Helper to go.  A bus will take you there at 1:30 and you will need to get your own transportation home.

 

There will be a Valentines Dance will be on February 9th from 7pm-10pm. Admission is $3 and hallway game is $2.  More information will be released as it is planned.

 

7th and 8th graders: 

Get caught up or stay caught up with your school work!! Please use the link below to let us know you are coming!! This program is offered on Monday and Wednesday.  Students need to sign up in advance. Monday it will run until 4:15pm instead of 5pm.   6th -  Mrs. Swanson's room (Mrs. Ellis).  7th/8th -  Mrs. Fitzgerald’s room (Mrs. Coldiron)

Middle School Student Sign-up

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

BAND

No Jazz Band today.  7th Grade, enjoy the Subway Celebration.  We will meet next Tuesday and next Friday. 🎵

 

FRIDAY BAND LESSONS: January 19  *Check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com.

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.  Olyvia Olson...Blerta Iafoski...Emily Christensen...

Ariana Iafoski...Makayla Pulido...Lexie Lane...Matea Conlon...MacKenna Hasty...Garrett Seaba...Nikki Kapka...Cady Senger...Alexis Martin...Ethan Hurt...Melendy Borrayes...Yaneth Perez...Clarissa Hasty...Brooke Askelsen...Jadyn Nelson...Joe Bradburn...Levi Rasmussen...Elic Fjetland...Kaylynn Nelson.

 

Chorus

Middle school select choir rehearsals on Mondays and Thursdays from 7:30-8:15 a.m. through early May. 

 

5th/6th Grade Honor Choir began Tuesday, Jan. 16th.  Rehearsals will be EVERY Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:00 p.m.  A concert is planned for Thursday, Feb.  22 at NIACC in Mason City at 7:00 p.m.  Tickets need to be purchased online IN ADVANCE.  The honor choir students should have information about ordering tickets online.

 

Peer Helper

Sign up sheet for game concession workers is posted.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

 

PE and Chorus is odd on on Friday and Monday.

 

On Monday, January 29, 2018 the 6th grade will be going on a field trip to Stephens Auditorium in Ames to watch Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad.  We will leave school promptly after attendance at 8:30 a.m.  The production starts at 10:00 a.m.  We will return at the end of the day for students to ride the school bus home if needed. Students will need to bring money to eat lunch on campus or a sack lunch.  Tickets into the production are paid for by the school.  We are also asking that students dress up for the day.  If jeans need to be worn, please wear a nice shirt.  

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Sports

Weight lifting is on Tuesday and Thursday mornings @ 6:45 AM.

 

                                                7th Girls Basketball                 8th Girls Basketball

                                                (Mr. Dahlke Coach)                 (Mr. Vorrie Coach)

1/19/2018                                Gold                                         MPR

 

1/22/2018                                At H-D (Cal)                              HOME

1/23/2018                                Gold                                         Morning

1/24/2018                                No Practice                              No Practice

1/25/2018                                Gold                                         At 8th St Eds

1/26/2018                                Morning                                    MPR

 

1/29/2018                                HOME                                      At W.C.

1/30/18                                                At Clear Lake                          Home vs. Clear Lake

 

                                                7th Boys Basketball                8th Boys Basketball

                                                (Mr. Holmes-Coach)                (Mr. O’Brien Coach)

1/19/2018                                HOME                                      At Humboldt Dismiss @ 3:00 and 3:05

 

1/22/2018                                Morning                                    MPR

1/23/2018                                MPR                                         St. Eds Home

1/24/2018                                Morning                                    Morning

1/25/2018                                At H-D(Cal)                               HOME

1/26/2018                                ELEM                                       Gold

 

1/29/2018                                Morning                                    MPR

1/30/2018                                MPR                                         ELEM

1/31/2018                                Morning                                    Morning

2/1/2018                                  HOME                                      At W.C.

2/2/2018                                  MPR                                         ELEM

           

2/5/2018                                  S. Hamilton                             HOME

 

Wrestling

 

1/19/2018                                West Marshall (State Center) @ 2:00

1/23/2018                                At IFA

1/30/2018                                Eagle Grove

 

Wrestlers, ride bus 3 to the high school.  If you have exploratory at the high school last period, report to wrestling practice from that class.  Shuttle bus for all CGD M.S. students to Dows and Goldfield will arrive around 6 p.m. at the high school, after picking up shuttle riders from the middle school.

 

Middle School Upcoming Events

Friday, 1/19/18                                                 7th Grade Class Subway Party

Wednesday, 1/23/18                                        1:30 Early Out

Thursday, 1/25/18                                            6th Grade Class Subway Party

Friday, 1/26/18                                                 BINGO

Monday, 1/29/18                                              6th Grade to Stephens Auditorium, Ames

Wednesday, 1/30/18                                        1:30 Early Out

Friday, 2/9/18                                                   Valentines Dance

Monday, 2/19/18                                              Elementary Carnival

Thursday, 2/22/18                                            Hagies’ Engineering Day for Women

 

The Mobile Food Bank will be at the Memorial Hall in Eagle Grove on the following dates this school year.  Anyone can access this program.  It will be held from 4:30pm – 6:00pm each date. April 3, 2018, July 3, 2018.

 

FoodBank of Iowa will be at St. Thomas Aquinas Parris Center, 1000 Des Moines Street, Webster City.  It will be held from 4pm-6pm on each date.  February 20, 2018, April 17, 2018.   Bring your own boxes & bags to carry your food.

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Thursday, January 18, 2018.  Day 92.

 

New exploratory lists are posted.

 

Lunch switches:  Hauptsteen, O’Brien, and Klaver @ 12:30 – Early.  Smith, Vorrie, and Ulven @ 12:35 – Late. 

 

Inside recess, 7th has the floor.  Mr. Dahlke will push out apps.

 

No art club today or next week. We will start back Jan 30th and Feb 1st.  Mrs. Downing.

 

We need students who would like to go to the Care Center on January 24 and/ or January 31.  You do not need to be a Peer Helper to go.  A bus will take you there at 1:30 and you will need to get your own transportation home.

 

Students-make sure you are charging your I-Pads at home at night. 

 

There will be a Valentines Dance will be on February 9th from 7pm-10pm. Admission is $3 and hallway game is $2.  More information will be released as it is planned.

 

7th and 8th graders: 

Get caught up or stay caught up with your school work!! Please use the link below to let us know you are coming!! This program is offered on Monday and Wednesday.  Students need to sign up in advance. Monday it will run until 4:15pm instead of 5pm.   6th -  Mrs. Swanson's room (Mrs. Ellis).  7th/8th -  Mrs. Fitzgerald’s room (Mrs. Coldiron)

Middle School Student Sign-up

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

BAND

JAZZ BAND WILL BE ON FRIDAY THIS WEEK.

 

THURSDAY BAND LESSONS: January 18  *Check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com.  *Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.  Avigail Espinoza...Yuri Almanza...Madison Watson...Sawyer Morrical...Aysa Lyons...Ashley Sikyta...Julia Gardner...Ella Tew...Zoey Waddingham...Joshua Moore...Aubrie Fishburn...Bianca LaRue...Madelynn Schmitt...Ellie Mewes...Lucas Parcel...Sydney Friesleben...Ishmael Perez...Landen Kakacek...Calvin Schluttenhofer....Wyatt DeCoster...Elizabeth Hodson...Kaylie Dow.

 

Chorus

Middle school select choir rehearsals on Mondays and Thursdays from 7:30-8:15 a.m. through early May. 

 

5th/6th Grade Honor Choir began Tuesday, Jan. 16th.  Rehearsals will be EVERY Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:00 p.m.  A concert is planned for Thursday, Feb.  22 at NIACC in Mason City at 7:00 p.m.  Tickets need to be purchased online IN ADVANCE.  The honor choir students should have information about ordering tickets online.

 

Peer Helper

Sign up sheet for game concession workers is posted.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

On Monday, January 29, 2018 the 6th grade will be going on a field trip to Stephens Auditorium in Ames to watch Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad.  We will leave school promptly after attendance at 8:30 a.m.  The production starts at 10:00 a.m.  We will return at the end of the day for students to ride the school bus home if needed. Students will need to bring money to eat lunch on campus or a sack lunch.  Tickets into the production are paid for by the school.  We are also asking that students dress up for the day.  If jeans need to be worn, please wear a nice shirt.  

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Sports

Weight lifting is on Tuesday and Thursday mornings @ 6:45 AM.

 

                                                7th Girls Basketball                 8th Girls Basketball

                                                (Mr. Dahlke Coach)                 (Mr. Vorrie Coach)

1/18/2018                                HOME                                      At Humboldt

1/19/2018                                Gold                                         MPR

 

1/22/2018                                At H-D (Cal)                              HOME

1/23/2018                                Gold                                         Morning

1/24/2018                                No Practice                              No Practice

1/25/2018                                Gold                                         At 8th St Eds

1/26/2018                                Morning                                    MPR

 

1/29/2018                                HOME                                      At W.C.

1/30/18                                                At Clear Lake                          Home vs. Clear Lake

 

                                                7th Boys Basketball                8th Boys Basketball

                                                (Mr. Holmes-Coach)                (Mr. O’Brien Coach)

1/18/2018                                Gold                                         MPR

1/19/2018                                HOME                                      At Humboldt Dismiss @ 3:00 and 3:05

 

1/22/2018                                Morning                                    MPR

1/23/2018                                MPR                                         St. Eds Home

1/24/2018                                Morning                                    Morning

1/25/2018                                At H-D(Cal)                               HOME

1/26/2018                                ELEM                                       Gold

 

1/29/2018                                Morning                                    MPR

1/30/2018                                MPR                                         ELEM

1/31/2018                                Morning                                    Morning

2/1/2018                                  HOME                                      At W.C.

2/2/2018                                  MPR                                         ELEM

           

2/5/2018                                  S. Hamilton                             HOME

 

Wrestling

1/18/2018                                At High School

1/19/2018                                West Marshall

1/23/2018                                At IFA

1/30/2018                                Eagle Grove

 

Wrestlers, ride bus 3 to the high school.  If you have exploratory at the high school last period, report to wrestling practice from that class.  Shuttle bus for all CGD M.S. students to Dows and Goldfield will arrive around 6 p.m. at the high school, after picking up shuttle riders from the middle school.

 

Middle School Upcoming Events

Friday, 1/19/18                                                 7th Grade Class Subway Party

Wednesday, 1/23/18                                        1:30 Early Out

Thursday, 1/25/18                                            6th Grade Class Subway Party

Friday, 1/26/18                                                 BINGO

Monday, 1/29/18                                              6th Grade to Stephens Auditorium, Ames

Wednesday, 1/30/18                                        1:30 Early Out

Friday, 2/9/18                                                   Valentines Dance

Monday, 2/19/18                                              Elementary Carnival

Thursday, 2/22/18                                            Hagies’ Engineering Day for Women

 

The Mobile Food Bank will be at the Memorial Hall in Eagle Grove on the following dates this school year.  Anyone can access this program.  It will be held from 4:30pm – 6:00pm each date. April 3, 2018, July 3, 2018.

 

FoodBank of Iowa will be at St. Thomas Aquinas Parris Center, 1000 Des Moines Street, Webster City.  It will be held from 4pm-6pm on each date.  February 20, 2018, April 17, 2018.   Bring your own boxes & bags to carry your food.

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Tuesday, January 16, 2018.  Day 89.

 

ALL 8th Graders are invites to partake in the luncheon today and celebrate with their class.  You will be eating in

Mr. Smith’s, Mr. O’Brien, and Mrs. Hauptsteen’s rooms.

 

7th/8th homebase will meet after recess today.

 

7th grade Art students need to bring something to work on today, it will be a study hall.

 

7th/8th grade, today is a PE day.

 

Chicks Meeting- Wednesday from 1:30-3:00pm at the Methodist Church. “How to Have Less Drama” Cont’d!

 

Both 7/8th GBB games will be played here today.

 

FYI - HEX 3 officially ends on Tuesday, January 15th.  HEX 4 starts Wed., Jan. 16.  New exploratory lists are posted.

 

Please turn in your Storm Lake BV Tech Treck paper today to Mrs. Askelsen.

 

Students-make sure you are charging your I-Pads at home at night. 

 

No art club this week.

 

Inside recess, 7th has the floor.  Mr. Dahlke is not here so no apps will be pushed out today.

 

7th and 8th graders: 

Get caught up or stay caught up with your school work!! Please use the link below to let us know you are coming!! This program is offered on Monday and Wednesday.  Students need to sign up in advance. Monday it will run until 4:15pm instead of 5pm.   6th -  Mrs. Swanson's room (Mrs. Ellis).  7th/8th -  Mrs. Fitzgerald’s room (Mrs. Coldiron)

Middle School Student Sign-up

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Band

TUESDAY BAND LESSONS: January 16 (10:00 LATE START)

(A1=10:30) Armando Garcia, Rebecca Dean

(A2=10:40) Nevan Foss, Keegan Pohlman

(A3=10:50) Owen Coldiron

(B1= 11:00) Tristan Koppenhaver

(B2=11:10) Jordyn Roosa

(B3=11:20) Thomas Klaver

(C1=11:30) Kaleb King, Mack Seaba

(C2=11:40) Jackson Beisel, Eli Toomsen

(C3=11:50) McKayla Johnson, Carson Harle

(D1=12:00) Erick Perez, Rigo Bobadilla

(D2=1:15) Aidan Harrington

(D3=1:25) Alex Greving

(E1=1:35) Joanna Duran

(E2=1:45) Paige German, Emma Fishburn

(E3=1:55) Abigail Dorn, Owen Tew

 

Chorus

5th / 6th grade honor choir begins Tuesday, Jan. 16.  Rehearsals are EVERY Tuesday and Thursday afternoon from 3:30-5:00 p.m.  Since Mr. Ackerman is attending the Dorian Honor Choir at Luther College on Monday, Mrs. Littlejohn, his sub, will be checking with 6th graders so there are 8 singers ready to go on Tuesday afternoon.  Please remember that MS School Select Choir members have first opportunity for this honor choir.  If there are 8 members from MS select choir who want to participate in the 5th / 6th grade honor choir, there will not be open auditions for those students not in MS select choir.  Mr. Ackerman 

 

Middle school select choir rehearsals on Mondays and Thursdays from 7:30-8:15 a.m. through early May. 

 

Peer Helper

Sign up sheet for game concession workers is posted.

 

Wed. care center and assisted living workers are needed.

 

Elementary carnival ordering committee needs to meet in Mrs. Askelsen’s room tomorrow at 12:30.  Get your lunch on a Styrofoam tray.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

NO FOOTBALL DURING INSIDE RECESS.

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Sports

Weight lifting is on Tuesday and Thursday mornings @ 6:45 AM.

 

                                                7th Girls Basketball                 8th Girls Basketball

                                                (Mr. Dahlke Coach)                 (Mr. Vorrie Coach)

1/16/2018                                HOME                                      HOME E.G

1/17/2018                                Morning                                    Morning

1/18/2018                                HOME                                      At Humboldt

1/19/2018                                Gold                                         MPR

 

1/22/2018                                At H-D (Cal)                              HOME

1/23/2018                                Gold                                         Morning

1/24/2018                                No Practice                              No Practice

1/25/2018                                Gold                                         At 8th St Eds

1/26/2018                                Morning                                    MPR

 

1/29/2018                                HOME                                      At W.C.

 

                                                7th Boys Basketball                8th Boys Basketball

                                                (Mr. Holmes-Coach)                (Mr. O’Brien Coach)

1/16/2018                                Gold                                         MPR

1/17/2018                                No Practice                              No Practice

1/18/2018                                MPR                                         Home - H.S.

1/19/2018                                HOME                                      At Humboldt

 

1/22/2018                                Gold                                         MPR

1/23/2018                                MPR                                         St. Eds Home

1/24/2018                                Morning                                    Morning

1/25/2018                                At H-D(Cal)                               HOME

1/26/2018                                ELEM                                       Gold

 

1/29/2018                                Gold                                         MPR

1/30/2018                                MPR                                         ELEM

1/31/2018                                Morning                                    Morning

2/1/2018                                  HOME                                      At W.C.

2/2/2018                                  MPR                                         ELEM

           

2/5/2018                                  S. Hamilton                             HOME

 

Wrestling

1/18/2018                                At High School

1/19/2018                                West Marshall

1/23/2018                                At IFA

1/30/2018                                Eagle Grove

 

Wrestlers, ride bus 3 to the high school.  If you have exploratory at the high school last period, report to wrestling practice from that class.  Shuttle bus for all CGD M.S. students to Dows and Goldfield will arrive around 6 p.m. at the high school, after picking up shuttle riders from the middle school.

 

Middle School Upcoming Events

Tuesday, 1/16/18                                             End of Hex 3

Tuesday, 1/16/18                                             7th Grade Class Subway Party

Wednesday, 1/17/18                                        Start of Hex 4

Wednesday, 1/17/18                                        1:30 Early Out

Friday, 1/19/18                                                 6th Grade Class Subway Party

Wednesday, 1/23/18                                        1:30 Early Out

Friday, 1/26/18                                                 BINGO

Monday, 1/29/18                                              6th Grade to Stephens Auditorium, Ames

Wednesday, 1/30/18                                        1:30 Early Out

Friday, 2/9/18                                                   Dance

Monday, 2/19/18                                              Elementary Carnival

Thursday, 2/22/18                                            Hagies’ Engineering Day for Women