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Published: January 2, 2017






Thursday 1/19: Chess Club matches at Grundy

Friday 1/20: Spelling Bee at 1pm

Monday 1/23: Chess Club at 2:45, PTO at 6:30

Thursday 1/26: Student Council at 2:45

Friday 1/27: Popcorn Friday

Tuesday 1/31: Backwards Day


Thursday, 2/2: Open House 6-8

Friday, 2/3: Read to Success forms due

Monday, 2/6: Skating begins in P.E.

Tuesday, 2/8: Challenge @ 2:45

Thursday, 2/9: Student Council @2:45

Monday, 2/13: Hearing and Vision Screening

Tuesday, 2/14: Valentine's Day parties

Thursday, 2/23: Student Council

Friday, 2/24: Popcorn Friday

Monday, 2/27: PTO at 6:30

Tuesday, 2/28: Challenge




Published: January 3, 2017

The College Funding Coach workshop “Little Known Secrets of Paying for College" will be held at MHS Bertha Frank center on January 31 from 7 to 9 pm. We strongly encourage Grade School and Jr High parents to participate, and we encourage the students to attend as well (especially the High School).

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Published: January 2, 2017

Our Read to Succeed program goes until Friday, February 3rd.

Student log minutes read on the sheet sent home December 16. Students reading 6 hours or 360 minutes will get a coupon for a free pass to Six Flags this summer! 



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