CLARION-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Friday, March 22, 2019.  Day 128.   

 

CGD MS Peer Helpers will be selling Butter Braids next Tues., Wed., and Thurs. during conferences. 

 

6th grade will have extended homebase today and Monday.

 

During the book fair Mrs. Keeling will have a sign-up sheet for middle school students who want to go in the library during recess.  You will need to stay on the North side of the library and out of the book fair area.

 

7th grade girls interested in being in a “Girls Group” with Rachel Connor, Crisis Intervention Services, meet at 12:30 on Friday in Mrs. Askelsen’s room.

 

The stage will be in use this Friday, 3/22/19. 

 

The Book Fair will be March 26-28 in the Elem/Ms Library.  Please bring your classes.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Peer Helper

Projects for students who want to get involved or get more hours:
1. Sign up to sell BUTTER BRAIDS AT CONFERENCES. Sign up on wall today.
2. Work at  Bridging the Gap…Sign up is coming soon.
3. Hiz Kids workers…Tuesday nights after school…need responsible students willing to help with younger children
4. Neat, careful workers who can help 2nd grade teachers trace Easter bunnies (must be done before conferences)….Could be done after school or during study hall….Will use a set up projector to do this.
We really need students willing to step up and help!! That is the reputation the Peer Helpers have!! How can you help?  Mrs. Askelsen

 

If you or your family & friends have used eye glasses, you can turn them in at the m.s. office.  Recycle for Sight through the Lions Club are collecting them

 

Chorus

 

Band

FRIDAY BAND LESSONS: MARCH 22, NEW LESSON SCHEDULE.  HEX 5/HEX 6.*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com.  *Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.

Ariana Iafoski...Makayla Pulido...Lexie Lane...Fatima Galvan...Avigail Espinoza...Yuridia Almanza...Madison Watson...MacKenna Hasty...Sawyer Morrical...Aysa Lyons...Ashley Sikyta...Julia Gardner...Zoey Waddingham...Ella Tew...Melendy Borrayes...Yaneth Perez...Ethan Hurt...Alexis Martin...Clarissa Hasty...Joshua Moore...Bianca LaRue...Aubrie Fishburn.

 

JAZZ BAND FRIDAY:  MARCH 22. DISMISS FROM CLASS @ 12:15. EAT LUNCH @ 12:15 (Please use Styrofoam tray). PRACTICE FROM 12:30 to 1:00

 

Middle School Study Tables

Study Tables will be held on Wednesday's from 2:00pm-3:00pm in Mrs. Askelsen's room. Transportation will be provided to both Dows and Goldfield.  If you have additional transportation needs please arrange with Mrs. Friesleben.  Study tables is for ALL STUDENTS who have school work to do!  *Current work, *make-up work, *late work, *group project.  Whether you need help or don't need help, it is a great time to stay caught up!  Please use the link above to let us know you are planning to attend!!

 

Sports

Coach TerHark will be starting out of season workouts for female athletes (6th graders and up) who are not in track and/or golf (HS).  We will start Tues. April 2nd at the HS at 4:30 p.m. (As long as HS track still has their track meets. Otherwise, the time may need to change.)  We will conclude in the weight room at 5:30 p.m. 

 

7th & 8th Grade Girls Track & Field -Track practice has started.  If you have not yet turned in your paperwork (physical, medical insurance & insurance waiver, & concussion in sports forms) this needs to be done BEFORE you will be allowed to practice.  Practice will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 3:30-5:00 pm. The shuttles to Dows & Goldfield will leave at 5:15 pm.  Contact Coach Holmes or Coach Rohrer with questions.

 

All middle school track events, times, and locations have been posted to the school website.

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Girls, if you are interested in playing softball please use the link below to sign up! If you have any question talk to Coach Rohrer.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12uY467P_-Md1kBy5KJkSo1qXaOWHjh0ASxdPV-MHMEI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Open gym for girls will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:45 am.

 

CLARION AQUATIC CENTER IS NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER OF 2019.                                  

The City of Clarion is now accepting applications for the following:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Certified Lifeguards (Minimum 15 years of age)
  • Concession Stand Personal (Minimum 14 years of age)

Lifeguards must have certified lifeguard certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross.  Concession Stand Personal must be able to            make and count back money to customer.  Applications are available at:  City Hall, 121 1st Street SW, Clarion, IA.  City’s website www.clarioniowa.gov  (located under departments and Recreation).  For further information or questions call 515-602-6388 or 515-532-2847.  Applications must be returned to City Hall by APRIL 1, 2019.

                                                                       

Middle School Upcoming Events

Friday, March 22                                               Dental Sealants-Stage will not be available

Tuesday, March 26                                            2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Wednesday, March 27                                      2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Thursday, March 28                                           Balloon Races

Thursday, March 28                                           2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Friday, March 29                                               No School

Wednesday, April 3                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 4                                               Bridging the Gap 5pm-8pm

Friday, April 5                                                       TAG team BOB competition at the Cedar Falls AEA

Wednesday, April 10                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         Music Booster food items delivered                                          

Friday, April 19                                                  No School-Easter Break

Sunday, April 21                                                Easter

Monday, April 22                                               No School-Easter Break

Wednesday, April 24                                         2:00 Early Out

Monday, April 29                                               8th Grade To Iowa Central

Thursday, April 30                                             K-2 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 1                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, May 2                                               3-5 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 8                                           2:00 Early Out

Tuesday, May 14                                               6-8 Vocal /Instrumental Concert (7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, May 15                                         Baccalaureate Ceremony
Thursday, May 16                                              Job Shadow Day

Sunday, May 19                                                Graduation

Monday, May 20                                                7th/8th Band/Chorus to Adventureland

Wed. May 22                                                     History on The Move Mobile Site-6th Grade

Friday, May 24                                                  7th Grade Model United Nations at Dows Community Center

Monday, May 27                                                Memorial Day

Saturday, June 8                                              Festival in the Park Parade (7th-12thgrade band students)  

Tuesday, June 11                                             8th Grade Trip to Minneapolis/Service Work

 

Mobile Food Pantry of Iowa.  Any family can access the Mobile Food Pantry.  Grace Evangelical Church, 1220 South Commercial, Eagle Grove.  4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Please bring bags, boxes or laundry baskets to put the items in. 

April 2, 2019, July 2, 2019.

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Thursday, March 21, 2019.  Day 127.   

 

CGD MS Peer Helpers will be selling Butter Braids next Tues., Wed., and Thurs. during conferences. 

 

During the book fair Mrs. Keeling will have a sign-up sheet for middle school students who want to go in the library during recess.  You will need to stay on the North side of the library and out of the book fair area.

 

6th Grade to the H.S. Matinee Today @ 12:50 - arrive by 1:00.  Two buses near the bike rack area.  The matinee will end somewhere around 2:10 so students will have a short time to go to PE and Chorus.  No exploratory of S.S. Art, or Quest.

 

7th grade girls interested in being in a “Girls Group” with Rachel Connor, Crisis Intervention Services, meet at 12:30 on Friday in Mrs. Askelsen’s room.

 

The stage will be in use this Friday, 3/22/19. 

 

The Book Fair will be March 26-28 in the Elem/Ms Library.  Please bring your classes.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Peer Helper

If you or your family & friends have used eye glasses, you can turn them in at the m.s. office.  Recycle for Sight through the Lions Club are collecting them

 

Chorus

 

Band

THURSDAY BAND LESSONS:  MARCH 21NEW LESSON SCHEDULE.  HEX 5 / HEX 6

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com *Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.  Shelby Warnke...Indy Johnson...Natalie Greving...Caleb Seaba...Jesus Lomeli...Natalie Hively...Belle Wharton...Georgia Wilson...Addie Carlson...Hunter Sutton...Kadence Mossman...Ellie Ennis...Bryce Lindaman...Logan Frantz...Tate Jackson...Christopher Greenfield...Madison Ingebritson...Kassidi Withers.

 

JAZZ BAND FRIDAY:  MARCH 22

DISMISS FROM CLASS @ 12:15 
EAT LUNCH @ 12:15 (Please use Styrofoam tray)

PRACTICE FROM 12:30 to 1:00

 

Middle School Study Tables

Study Tables will be held on Wednesday's from 2:00pm-3:00pm in Mrs. Askelsen's room. Transportation will be provided to both Dows and Goldfield.  If you have additional transportation needs please arrange with Mrs. Friesleben.  Study tables is for ALL STUDENTS who have school work to do!  *Current work, *make-up work, *late work, *group project.  Whether you need help or don't need help, it is a great time to stay caught up!  Please use the link above to let us know you are planning to attend!!

 

Sports

7th & 8th Grade Girls Track & Field 

Track practice has started.  If you have not yet turned in your paperwork (physical, medical insurance & insurance waiver, & concussion in sports forms) this needs to be done BEFORE you will be allowed to practice.  Practice will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 3:30-5:00 pm. The shuttles to Dows & Goldfield will leave at 5:15 pm.

Contact Coach Holmes or Coach Rohrer with questions.

 

All middle school track events, times, and locations have been posted to the school website.

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Girls, if you are interested in playing softball please use the link below to sign up! If you have any question talk to Coach Rohrer.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12uY467P_-Md1kBy5KJkSo1qXaOWHjh0ASxdPV-MHMEI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Open gym for girls will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:45 am.

 

CLARION AQUATIC CENTER IS NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER OF 2019.                                  

The City of Clarion is now accepting applications for the following:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Certified Lifeguards (Minimum 15 years of age)
  • Concession Stand Personal (Minimum 14 years of age)

Lifeguards must have certified lifeguard certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross.  Concession Stand Personal must be able to            make and count back money to customer.  Applications are available at:  City Hall, 121 1st Street SW, Clarion, IA.  City’s website www.clarioniowa.gov  (located under departments and Recreation).  For further information or questions call 515-602-6388 or 515-532-2847.  Applications must be returned to City Hall by APRIL 1, 2019.

                                                                       

Middle School Upcoming Events

Friday, March 22                                               Dental Sealants-Stage will not be available

Tuesday, March 26                                            2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Wednesday, March 27                                      2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Thursday, March 28                                           2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Friday, March 29                                               No School

Wednesday, April 3                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 4                                               Bridging the Gap 5pm-8pm

Friday, April 5                                                       TAG team BOB competition at the Cedar Falls AEA

Wednesday, April 10                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         Music Booster food items delivered                                          

Friday, April 19                                                  No School-Easter Break

Sunday, April 21                                                Easter

Monday, April 22                                               No School-Easter Break

Wednesday, April 24                                         2:00 Early Out

Monday, April 29                                               8th Grade To Iowa Central

Thursday, April 30                                             K-2 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 1                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, May 2                                               3-5 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 8                                           2:00 Early Out

Tuesday, May 14                                               6-8 Vocal /Instrumental Concert (7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, May 15                                         Baccalaureate Ceremony
Thursday, May 16                                              Job Shadow Day

Sunday, May 19                                                Graduation

Monday, May 20                                                7th/8th Band/Chorus to Adventureland

Friday, May 24                                                  7th Grade Model United Nations at Dows Community Center

Monday, May 27                                                Memorial Day

Saturday, June 8                                              Festival in the Park Parade (7th-12thgrade band students)  

Tuesday, June 11                                             8th Grade Trip to Minneapolis/Service Work

 

Mobile Food Pantry of Iowa.  Any family can access the Mobile Food Pantry.  Grace Evangelical Church, 1220 South Commercial, Eagle Grove.  4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Please bring bags, boxes or laundry baskets to put the items in. 

April 2, 2019, July 2, 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Wednesday, March 20, 2019.  Day 126.  2:00 Early Out.

 

Recess will be outside today.  Stay out of the mud and snow.  Thanks for your cooperation.

 

Care Center volunteers for Wed. sign up by Mrs. Askelsen’s room.

 

CGD MS Peer Helpers will be selling Butter Braids next Tues., Wed., and Thurs. during conferences. 

 

Bus Travel Restriction Today due to poor gravel road conditions and rain forecast.  Buses will run where possible until further notice.

 

Track Shuttle will Drop Off Points:

Goldfield - School, Caseys, or other stops in town - No Country Stops on GRAVEL

Dows - Caseys or other stops in town - No Country Stops on GRAVEL

 

Students who have done the crock pot meals need to return the crock pots.  If you are interested in preparing a crock pot meal on Wednesday for your family, please sign up or email Mrs. Askelsen.

 

The 6th grade will go to the high school on Thursday at 1:00 to watch the matinee. 

 

Chicks Meeting Wednesday from 2:00-3:30pm at the Methodist Church. Please bring your Light Strand Journal. And if you have a ruler bring that too. We are creating something life-sized! Hope to see you there. -Kelly K

 

7th grade girls interested in being in a “Girls Group” with Rachel Connor, Crisis Intervention Services, meet at 12:30 on Wed. in Mrs. Askelsen’s room.

 

The stage will be in use this Friday, 3/22/19. 

 

The Book Fair will be March 26-28 in the Elem/Ms Library.  Please bring your classes.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Peer Helper

If you or your family & friends have used eye glasses, you can turn them in at the m.s. office.  Recycle for Sight through the Lions Club are collecting them

 

Chorus

All 6th, 7th & 8th graders involved in band and chorus: Please remember to turn in all orders and money for the CGD Music Boosters Club's Choice Fundraiser on Wednesday, March 20.  Have you sold your goal of 2 items???

 

Band

WEDNESDAY BAND LESSONS:  MARCH 20.  NEW LESSON SCHEDULE.  HEX 5 / HEX 6.  *check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com.  *Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.

Cale Kirstein...Kennedy Trca...Luke Brownell...Payton DeCoster...Colin Kirstein...Austin Bierl...Aidan Cross...Jaydan Sorensen...Joe Bradburn...Mason Allen.

 

JAZZ BAND FRIDAY:  MARCH 22

DISMISS FROM CLASS @ 12:15 
EAT LUNCH @ 12:15 (Please use Styrofoam tray)

PRACTICE FROM 12:30 to 1:00

 

Middle School Study Tables

Study Tables will be held on Wednesday's from 2:00pm-3:00pm in Mrs. Askelsen's room. Transportation will be provided to both Dows and Goldfield.  If you have additional transportation needs please arrange with Mrs. Friesleben.  Study tables is for ALL STUDENTS who have school work to do!  *Current work, *make-up work, *late work, *group project.  Whether you need help or don't need help, it is a great time to stay caught up!  Please use the link above to let us know you are planning to attend!!

 

Sports

7th & 8th Grade Girls Track & Field 

Track practice has started.  If you have not yet turned in your paperwork (physical, medical insurance & insurance waiver, & concussion in sports forms) this needs to be done BEFORE you will be allowed to practice.  Practice will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 3:30-5:00 pm. The shuttles to Dows & Goldfield will leave at 5:15 pm.

Contact Coach Holmes or Coach Rohrer with questions.

 

All middle school track events, times, and locations have been posted to the school website.

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Girls, if you are interested in playing softball please use the link below to sign up! If you have any question talk to Coach Rohrer.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12uY467P_-Md1kBy5KJkSo1qXaOWHjh0ASxdPV-MHMEI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Open gym for girls will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:45 am.

 

CLARION AQUATIC CENTER IS NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER OF 2019.                                  

The City of Clarion is now accepting applications for the following:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Certified Lifeguards (Minimum 15 years of age)
  • Concession Stand Personal (Minimum 14 years of age)

Lifeguards must have certified lifeguard certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross.  Concession Stand Personal must be able to            make and count back money to customer.  Applications are available at:  City Hall, 121 1st Street SW, Clarion, IA.  City’s website www.clarioniowa.gov  (located under departments and Recreation).  For further information or questions call 515-602-6388 or 515-532-2847.  Applications must be returned to City Hall by APRIL 1, 2019.

                                                                       

Middle School Upcoming Events

Wednesday, March 20                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      Music Boosters Fundraiser ends

Friday, March 22                                               Dental Sealants-Stage will not be available

Tuesday, March 26                                            2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Wednesday, March 27                                      2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Thursday, March 28                                           2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Friday, March 29                                               No School

Wednesday, April 3                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 4                                               Bridging the Gap 5pm-8pm

Friday, April 5                                                       TAG team BOB competition at the Cedar Falls AEA

Wednesday, April 10                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         Music Booster food items delivered                                          

Friday, April 19                                                  No School-Easter Break

Sunday, April 21                                                Easter

Monday, April 22                                               No School-Easter Break

Wednesday, April 24                                         2:00 Early Out

Monday, April 29                                               8th Grade To Iowa Central

Thursday, April 30                                             K-2 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 1                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, May 2                                               3-5 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 8                                           2:00 Early Out

Tuesday, May 14                                               6-8 Vocal /Instrumental Concert (7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, May 15                                         Baccalaureate Ceremony
Thursday, May 16                                              Job Shadow Day

Sunday, May 19                                                Graduation

Monday, May 20                                                7th/8th Band/Chorus to Adventureland

Friday, May 24                                                  7th Grade Model United Nations at Dows Community Center

Monday, May 27                                                Memorial Day

Saturday, June 8                                              Festival in the Park Parade (7th-12thgrade band students)  

Tuesday, June 11                                             8th Grade Trip to Minneapolis/Service Work

 

Mobile Food Pantry of Iowa.  Any family can access the Mobile Food Pantry.  Grace Evangelical Church, 1220 South Commercial, Eagle Grove.  4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Please bring bags, boxes or laundry baskets to put the items in. 

April 2, 2019, July 2, 2019.

 

 

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Tuesday, March 19, 2019.  Day 125.

 

Recess will be outside today.  Stay out of the mud and snow.  Enjoy the sunshine.

 

8th Grade Peer Helpers meet today at 12:30.  If you have jazz band, let Mrs. Askelsen know.

 

Care Center volunteers for Wed. sign up by Mrs. Askelsen’s room.

 

Bus Travel Restriction Today due to poor gravel road conditions and rain forecast.  Buses will run where possible until further notice.

 

Track Shuttle will Drop Off Points:

Goldfield - School, Caseys, or other stops in town - No Country Stops on GRAVEL

Dows - Caseys or other stops in town - No Country Stops on GRAVEL

 

Students who have done the crock pot meals need to return the crock pots.  If you are interested in preparing a crock pot meal on Wednesday for your family, please sign up or email Mrs. Askelsen.

 

The 6th grade will go to the high school on Thursday at 1:00 to watch the matinee. 

 

Hearing screenings will take place today new students.  You will be called when you needed to be seen.

 

Chicks Meeting Wednesday from 2:00-3:30pm at the Methodist Church. Please bring your Light Strand Journal. And if you have a ruler bring that too. We are creating something life-sized! Hope to see you there. -Kelly K

 

7th grade girls interested in being in a “Girls Group” with Rachel Connor, Crisis Intervention Services, meet at 12:30 on Wed. in Mrs. Askelsen’s room.

 

The stage will be in use this Friday, 3/22/19. 

 

The Book Fair will be March 26-28 in the Elem/Ms Library.  Please bring your classes.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Peer Helper

If you or your family & friends have used eye glasses, you can turn them in at the m.s. office.  Recycle for Sight through the Lions Club are collecting them! 

 

Chorus

All 6th, 7th & 8th graders involved in band and chorus: Please remember to turn in all orders and money for the CGD Music Boosters Club's Choice Fundraiser on Wednesday, March 20.  Have you sold your goal of 2 items???

 

Band

JAZZ BAND TUESDAY:  MARCH 19

DISMISS FROM CLASS @ 12:15 
EAT LUNCH @ 12:15 (Please use Styrofoam tray)

PRACTICE FROM 12:30 to 1:00

 

JAZZ BAND FRIDAY:  MARCH 22

DISMISS FROM CLASS @ 12:15 
EAT LUNCH @ 12:15 (Please use Styrofoam tray)

PRACTICE FROM 12:30 to 1:00

 

 

Middle School Study Tables

Study Tables will be held on Wednesday's from 2:00pm-3:00pm in Mrs. Askelsen's room. Transportation will be provided to both Dows and Goldfield.  If you have additional transportation needs please arrange with Mrs. Friesleben.  Study tables is for ALL STUDENTS who have school work to do!  *Current work, *make-up work, *late work, *group project.  Whether you need help or don't need help, it is a great time to stay caught up!  Please use the link above to let us know you are planning to attend!!

 

Sports

 

7th & 8th Grade Girls Track & Field 

Practice started on Monday, March 18th. If you have not yet turned in your paperwork (physical, medical insurance & insurance waiver, & concussion in sports forms) this needs to be done BEFORE you will be allowed to practice.  

Practice will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 3:30-5:00 pm. The shuttles to Dows & Goldfield will leave at 5:15 pm. Contact Coach Holmes or Coach Rohrer with questions.

 

All middle school track events, times, and locations have been posted to the school website.

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Girls, if you are interested in playing softball please use the link below to sign up! If you have any question talk to Coach Rohrer.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12uY467P_-Md1kBy5KJkSo1qXaOWHjh0ASxdPV-MHMEI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Open gym for girls will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:45 am.

 

CLARION AQUATIC CENTER IS NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER OF 2019.                                  

The City of Clarion is now accepting applications for the following:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Certified Lifeguards (Minimum 15 years of age)
  • Concession Stand Personal (Minimum 14 years of age)

Lifeguards must have certified lifeguard certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross.  Concession Stand Personal must be able to            make and count back money to customer.  Applications are available at:  City Hall, 121 1st Street SW, Clarion, IA.  City’s website www.clarioniowa.gov  (located under departments and Recreation).  For further information or questions call 515-602-6388 or 515-532-2847.  Applications must be returned to City Hall by APRIL 1, 2019.

                                                                       

Middle School Upcoming Events

Tuesday, March 19                                            Hearing Screenings

Wednesday, March 20                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      Music Boosters Fundraiser ends

Friday, March 22                                               Dental Sealants-Stage will not be available

Tuesday, March 26                                            2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Wednesday, March 27                                      2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Thursday, March 28                                           2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Friday, March 29                                               No School

Wednesday, April 3                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 4                                               Bridging the Gap 5pm-8pm

Friday, April 5                                                       TAG team BOB competition at the Cedar Falls AEA

Wednesday, April 10                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         Music Booster food items delivered                                          

Friday, April 19                                                  No School-Easter Break

Sunday, April 21                                                Easter

Monday, April 22                                               No School-Easter Break

Wednesday, April 24                                         2:00 Early Out

Monday, April 29                                               8th Grade To Iowa Central

Thursday, April 30                                             K-2 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 1                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, May 2                                               3-5 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 8                                           2:00 Early Out

Tuesday, May 14                                               6-8 Vocal /Instrumental Concert (7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, May 15                                         Baccalaureate Ceremony
Thursday, May 16                                              Job Shadow Day

Sunday, May 19                                                Graduation

Monday, May 20                                                7th/8th Band/Chorus to Adventureland

Friday, May 24                                                  7th Grade Model United Nations at Dows Community Center

Monday, May 27                                                Memorial Day

Saturday, June 8                                              Festival in the Park Parade (7th-12thgrade band students)  

Tuesday, June 11                                             8th Grade Trip to Minneapolis/Service Work

 

Mobile Food Pantry of Iowa.  Any family can access the Mobile Food Pantry.  Grace Evangelical Church, 1220 South Commercial, Eagle Grove.  4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Please bring bags, boxes or laundry baskets to put the items in. 

April 2, 2019, July 2, 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Monday, March 18, 2019.

 

Recess will be outside today.  Stay out of the mud and snow.  Enjoy the sunshine.

 

Bus Travel Restriction Today due to poor gravel road conditions and rain forecast.  Buses will run where possible until further notice.

 

Track Shuttle will Drop Off Points:

Goldfield - School, Caseys, or other stops in town - No Country Stops on GRAVEL

Dows - Caseys or other stops in town - No Country Stops on GRAVEL

 

Congratulations to the 7th grade AAU volleyball team for their 1st place Bronze finish on Saturday! Awesome job! Go Cowgirls!

 

Students who have done the crock pot meals need to return the crock pots. If you are interested in preparing a crock pot meal on Wednesday for your family, please email Mrs. Askelsen.

 

The Book Fair will be March 26-28 in the Elem/Ms Library.  Please bring your classes.

 

Hearing screenings will take place today and tomorrow for new students.  You will be called when you needed to be seen.

 

The stage will be in use this Friday, 3/22/19. 

 

7th & 8th Grade Girls Track & Field 

Practice starts on Monday, March 18th. If you have not yet turned in your paperwork (physical, medical insurance & insurance waiver, & concussion in sports forms) this needs to be done BEFORE you will be allowed to practice.  

Practice will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 3:30-5:00 pm. The shuttles to Dows & Goldfield will leave at 5:15 pm. Contact Coach Holmes or Coach Rohrer with questions.

 

7th grade girls interested in being in a “Girls Group” with Rachel Connor, Crisis Intervention Services, meet at 12:30 on Wed. in Mrs. Askelsen’s room.

 

6TH Grade Announcements

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Peer Helper

If you or your family & friends have used eye glasses, you can turn them in at the m.s. office.  Recycle for Sight through the Lions Club are collecting them! 

 

Chorus

 

Band

NAME

March 18

Post Festival Conference

Dietrich Woodley

6A = 1:05

Jacob Wharton

6B = 1:15

Justin German

6C = 1:25

Brandon Zigrang

6D = 1:35

Miguel Zapata

2A = 9:20

Clayton Loux

2B = 9:30

Russbel Garcia

2C = 9:40

Jordyce Duncalf

2D = 9:50

Owen Sweeney

3A = 10:05

Kennedy Jackson

3B = 10:15

Cesar Rosales

3C = 10:25

Mitchell Ackerman

3D = 10:35

Kadence Mossman

4A = 11:05

Gabrielle Oppman

4B = 11:15

 

Middle School Study Tables

Study Tables will be held on Wednesday's from 2:00pm-3:00pm in Mrs. Askelsen's room. Transportation will be provided to both Dows and Goldfield.  If you have additional transportation needs please arrange with Mrs. Friesleben.  Study tables is for ALL STUDENTS who have school work to do!  *Current work, *make-up work, *late work, *group project.  Whether you need help or don't need help, it is a great time to stay caught up!  Please use the link above to let us know you are planning to attend!!

 

Sports

All middle school track events, times, and locations have been posted to the school website.

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Girls, if you are interested in playing softball please use the link below to sign up! If you have any question talk to Coach Rohrer.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12uY467P_-Md1kBy5KJkSo1qXaOWHjh0ASxdPV-MHMEI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Open gym for girls will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:45 am.

 

CLARION AQUATIC CENTER IS NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER OF 2019.                                  

The City of Clarion is now accepting applications for the following:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Certified Lifeguards (Minimum 15 years of age)
  • Concession Stand Personal (Minimum 14 years of age)

Lifeguards must have certified lifeguard certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross.  Concession Stand Personal must be able to            make and count back money to customer.  Applications are available at:  City Hall, 121 1st Street SW, Clarion, IA.  City’s website www.clarioniowa.gov  (located under departments and Recreation).  For further information or questions call 515-602-6388 or 515-532-2847.  Applications must be returned to City Hall by APRIL 1, 2019.

                                                                       

Middle School Upcoming Events

Monday, March 18                                             Hearing Screenings

Monday, March 18                                             M.S. Track Practice Begins

Tuesday, March 19                                            Hearing Screenings

Wednesday, March 13                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      Music Boosters Fundraiser ends

Tuesday, March 26                                            2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Wednesday, March 27                                      2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Thursday, March 28                                           2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Friday, March 29                                               No School

Wednesday, April 3                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 4                                               Bridging the Gap 5pm-8pm

Friday, April 5                                                       TAG team BOB competition at the Cedar Falls AEA

Wednesday, April 10                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         Music Booster food items delivered                                          

Friday, April 19                                                  No School-Easter Break

Sunday, April 21                                                Easter

Monday, April 22                                               No School-Easter Break

Wednesday, April 24                                         2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 29

Thursday, April 30                                             K-2 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 1                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, May 2                                               3-5 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 8                                           2:00 Early Out

Tuesday, May 14                                               6-8 Vocal /Instrumental Concert (7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, May 15                                         Baccalaureate Ceremony
Thursday, May 16                                              Job Shadow Day

Sunday, May 19                                                Graduation

Monday, May 20                                                7th/8th Band/Chorus to Adventureland

Friday, May 24                                                  Model United Nations at Dows Community Center

Monday, May 27                                                Memorial Day

Saturday, June 8                                              Festival in the Park Parade (7th-12thgrade band students)  

Tuesday, June 11                                             8th Grade Trip to Minneapolis/Service Work

 

Mobile Food Pantry of Iowa.  Any family can access the Mobile Food Pantry.  Grace Evangelical Church, 1220 South Commercial, Eagle Grove.  4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Please bring bags, boxes or laundry baskets to put the items in. 

April 2, 2019, July 2, 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Friday, March 15, 2019.

 

BINGO today.

 

Inside Recess: Smith/Terhark/8th grade have the floor.

 

M.S, boys track will meet in the band room right after school today.

 

Bus Travel Restriction Today due to poor gravel road conditions and rain forecast.  Buses will run where possible until further notice.

 

7th & 8th Grade Girls Track & Field 

Practice starts on Monday, March 18th. If you have not yet turned in your paperwork (physical, medical insurance & insurance waiver, & concussion in sports forms) this needs to be done BEFORE you will be allowed to practice.  

Practice will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 3:30-5:00 pm. The shuttles to Dows & Goldfield will leave at 5:15 pm. Contact Coach Holmes or Coach Rohrer with questions.

 

The CGDHS Dance Team's annual Dance Camp and Dance Team show night have been rescheduled.  The new date is Friday, March 15th.  The camp will begin right after school that day - transportation to the high school will be provided. 

The camp ends at 5:30pm.  All campers must be picked up at this time.  A meal will be for sale beginning at 5:30pm for $5.00 per plate.  Admission to the show that evening is $2.00 for Adults and $1.00 for children age 5 and up.  (Children under the age of 5 are free.)  The show will begin at 6:30pm and will feature the campers and their camp routines as well as a number of routines that were performed by the CGDHS Dance Team over this past school year.  Raffle tickets will also be for sale that night as we give away many fun raffle prizes.  Don't miss out on this wonderful event!"

 

6TH Grade Announcements

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Peer Helper

If you or your family & friends have used eye glasses, you can turn them in at the m.s. office.  Recycle for Sight through the Lions Club are collecting them! 

 

Chorus

 

Band

JAZZ BAND FRIDAY:  MARCH 15

DISMISS FROM CLASS @ 12:15 
EAT LUNCH @ 12:15 (Please use Styrofoam tray)

PRACTICE FROM 12:30 to 1:00

 

Middle School Study Tables

Study Tables will be held on Wednesday's from 2:00pm-3:00pm in Mrs. Askelsen's room. Transportation will be provided to both Dows and Goldfield.  If you have additional transportation needs please arrange with Mrs. Friesleben.  Study tables is for ALL STUDENTS who have school work to do!  *Current work, *make-up work, *late work, *group project.  Whether you need help or don't need help, it is a great time to stay caught up!  Please use the link above to let us know you are planning to attend!!

 

Sports

All middle school track events, times, and locations have been posted to the school website.

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Girls, if you are interested in playing softball please use the link below to sign up! If you have any question talk to Coach Rohrer.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12uY467P_-Md1kBy5KJkSo1qXaOWHjh0ASxdPV-MHMEI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Open gym for girls will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:45 am.

 

CLARION AQUATIC CENTER IS NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER OF 2019.                                  

The City of Clarion is now accepting applications for the following:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Certified Lifeguards (Minimum 15 years of age)
  • Concession Stand Personal (Minimum 14 years of age)

Lifeguards must have certified lifeguard certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross.  Concession Stand Personal must be able to            make and count back money to customer.  Applications are available at:  City Hall, 121 1st Street SW, Clarion, IA.  City’s website www.clarioniowa.gov  (located under departments and Recreation).  For further information or questions call 515-602-6388 or 515-532-2847.  Applications must be returned to City Hall by APRIL 1, 2019.

                                                                       

Middle School Upcoming Events

Friday, March 15                                               CGDHS Dance Team/Dance Camp

Monday, March 18                                             Hearing Screenings

Monday, March 18                                             M.S. Track Practice Begins

Tuesday, March 19                                            Hearing Screenings

Wednesday, March 13                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      Music Boosters Fundraiser ends

Tuesday, March 26                                            2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Wednesday, March 27                                      2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Thursday, March 28                                           2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Friday, March 29                                               No School

Wednesday, April 3                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 4                                               Bridging the Gap 5pm-8pm

Friday, April 5                                                       TAG team BOB competition at the Cedar Falls AEA

Wednesday, April 10                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         Music Booster food items delivered

Thursday, April 18                                             ISU Field Trip Science/Math-25 8th grade students

Friday, April 19                                                  No School-Easter Break

Sunday, April 21                                                Easter

Monday, April 22                                               No School-Easter Break

Wednesday, April 24                                         2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 30                                             K-2 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 1                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, May 2                                               3-5 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 8                                           2:00 Early Out

Tuesday, May 14                                               6-8 Vocal /Instrumental Concert (7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, May 15                                         Baccalaureate Ceremony
Thursday, May 16                                              Job Shadow Day

Sunday, May 19                                                Graduation

Monday, May 20                                                7th/8th Band/Chorus to Adventureland

Friday, May 24                                                  Model United Nations at Dows Community Center

Monday, May 27                                                Memorial Day

Saturday, June 8                                              Festival in the Park Parade (7th-12thgrade band students)  

Tuesday, June 11                                             8th Grade Trip to Minneapolis/Service Work

 

Mobile Food Pantry of Iowa.  Any family can access the Mobile Food Pantry.  Grace Evangelical Church, 1220 South Commercial, Eagle Grove.  4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Please bring bags, boxes or laundry baskets to put the items in. 

April 2, 2019, July 2, 2019.

 

 

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  Today is Thursday, March 14, 2019.

 

Inside Recess: Jackson/Lindaman/7th grade have the floor.

 

It’s National Potato Chip Day

 

Lunch and Exploratory Switch – Smith, Ulven, and Vorrie – Early lunch at 12:30.  Hauptsteen, O’Brien, and Klaver - Late Lunch @ 12:35.

 

Bus Travel Restriction Today due to poor gravel road conditions and rain forecast.  Buses will run where possible until further notice.

 

7th & 8th Grade Girls Track & Field 

Practice starts on Monday, March 18th. If you have not yet turned in your paperwork (physical, medical insurance & insurance waiver, & concussion in sports forms) this needs to be done BEFORE you will be allowed to practice.  

Practice will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 3:30-5:00 pm. The shuttles to Dows & Goldfield will leave at 5:15 pm. Contact Coach Holmes or Coach Rohrer with questions.

 

The CGDHS Dance Team's annual Dance Camp and Dance Team show night have been rescheduled.  The new date is Friday, March 15th.  The camp will begin right after school that day - transportation to the high school will be provided. 

The camp ends at 5:30pm.  All campers must be picked up at this time.  A meal will be for sale beginning at 5:30pm for $5.00 per plate.  Admission to the show that evening is $2.00 for Adults and $1.00 for children age 5 and up.  (Children under the age of 5 are free.)  The show will begin at 6:30pm and will feature the campers and their camp routines as well as a number of routines that were performed by the CGDHS Dance Team over this past school year.  Raffle tickets will also be for sale that night as we give away many fun raffle prizes.  Don't miss out on this wonderful event!"

 

6TH Grade Announcements

6th grade students may get fruit from the office before school, before study hall, or after school.  Do not come down right after lunch.

 

7TH/8TH Grade Announcements

 

Peer Helper

If you or your family & friends have used eye glasses, you can turn them in at the m.s. office.  Recycle for Sight through the Lions Club are collecting them! 

 

Chorus

 

Band

NAME

March 14

Post Festival Conference

Shelby Warnke

6A = 1:05

Natalie Greving

6B = 1:15

Indy Johnson

6C = 1:25

Caleb Seaba

6D = 1:35

Jesus Lomeli

2A = 9:20

Natalie Hively

2B = 9:30

Belle Wharton, Georgia Wilson

2C = 9:40

Addie Carlson

2D = 9:50

Ellie Ennis

3A = 10:05

Bryce Lindaman

3B = 10:15

Logan Frantz

3C = 10:25

Hunter Sutton

3D = 10:35

Tate Jackson

4A = 11:05

Christopher Greenfield

4B = 11:15

Madison Ingebritson

4C = 11:25

Kassidi Withers

4D = 11:35

 

Middle School Study Tables

Study Tables will be held on Wednesday's from 2:00pm-3:00pm in Mrs. Askelsen's room. Transportation will be provided to both Dows and Goldfield.  If you have additional transportation needs please arrange with Mrs. Friesleben.  Study tables is for ALL STUDENTS who have school work to do!  *Current work, *make-up work, *late work, *group project.  Whether you need help or don't need help, it is a great time to stay caught up!  Please use the link above to let us know you are planning to attend!!

 

Sports

All middle school track events, times, and locations have been posted to the school website.

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Girls, if you are interested in playing softball please use the link below to sign up! If you have any question talk to Coach Rohrer.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12uY467P_-Md1kBy5KJkSo1qXaOWHjh0ASxdPV-MHMEI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Open gym for girls will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:45 am.

 

CLARION AQUATIC CENTER IS NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER OF 2019.                                  

The City of Clarion is now accepting applications for the following:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Certified Lifeguards (Minimum 15 years of age)
  • Concession Stand Personal (Minimum 14 years of age)

Lifeguards must have certified lifeguard certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross.  Concession Stand Personal must be able to            make and count back money to customer.  Applications are available at:  City Hall, 121 1st Street SW, Clarion, IA.  City’s website www.clarioniowa.gov  (located under departments and Recreation).  For further information or questions call 515-602-6388 or 515-532-2847.  Applications must be returned to City Hall by APRIL 1, 2019.

                                                                       

Middle School Upcoming Events

Friday, March 15                                               CGDHS Dance Team/Dance Camp

Monday, March 18                                             Hearing Screenings

Monday, March 18                                             M.S. Track Practice Begins

Tuesday, March 19                                            Hearing Screenings

Wednesday, March 13                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, March 20                                      Music Boosters Fundraiser ends

Tuesday, March 26                                            2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Wednesday, March 27                                      2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Thursday, March 28                                           2:00 Early Out-Conferences

Friday, March 29                                               No School

Wednesday, April 3                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 4                                               Bridging the Gap 5pm-8pm

Friday, April 5                                                       TAG team BOB competition at the Cedar Falls AEA

Wednesday, April 10                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, April 17                                         Music Booster food items delivered

Thursday, April 18                                             ISU Field Trip Science/Math-25 8th grade students

Friday, April 19                                                  No School-Easter Break

Sunday, April 21                                                Easter

Monday, April 22                                               No School-Easter Break

Wednesday, April 24                                         2:00 Early Out

Thursday, April 30                                             K-2 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 1                                           2:00 Early Out

Thursday, May 2                                               3-5 Elem Spring Concert 1-2 pm & 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 8                                           2:00 Early Out

Tuesday, May 14                                               6-8 Vocal /Instrumental Concert (7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15                                         2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, May 15                                         Baccalaureate Ceremony
Thursday, May 16                                              Job Shadow Day

Sunday, May 19                                                Graduation

Monday, May 20                                                7th/8th Band/Chorus to Adventureland

Monday, May 27                                                Memorial Day

Saturday, June 8                                              Festival in the Park Parade (7th-12thgrade band students)  

Tuesday, June 11                                             8th Grade Trip to Minneapolis/Service Work

 

Mobile Food Pantry of Iowa.  Any family can access the Mobile Food Pantry.  Grace Evangelical Church, 1220 South Commercial, Eagle Grove.  4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Please bring bags, boxes or laundry baskets to put the items in. 

April 2, 2019, July 2, 2019.