This Week in Our Schools
MUSCATINE COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Featured this week:
- District-Wide Students: 5th Grade Girl's Basketball Team; Race for the Schools; 4th Grade STEAM into MCC.
- Franklin Elementary: Perfect Attendance Pizza Party!
- Grant Elementary: Mrs. Foxen's 5th Grade Art Students; Yoga Leadership Club; Student Leadership Team's Staff Appreciation Day.
- Jefferson Elementary: Mrs. Johnson's Begindergarten Class; 5th Grade Girls Basketball; Spring Fun! Ms. Story's Deaf and Hard of Hearing Class.
- Madison Elementary: Mrs. Skidmore's Kindergarten Class; Miss Zitzow's 2nd Grade and Mrs. Skidmore's Kindergarten Reading Buddies.
- McKinley Elementary: Mrs. Schroeder's 2nd Grade Class.
- Mulberry Elementary: Mrs. Foxen's 2nd Grade Art Students.
- Central Middle School: STEM at the Ballpark.
- Muscatine High School: Mrs. Clark's Essential Chemistry Class; AP Chemistry Students; FFA Plant Sale! Mrs. Hill's Deaf and Hard of Hearing Class.
- District-Wide Staff: MHS Staff Appreciation Week; Leader in Me Training.
5th Grade Girl's Basketball Team
5th Grade Muskie Basketball program finished today, (Wednesday, May 8.) Pictured are 5th grade girls from Colorado, Grant, Jefferson, Madison, McKinley, Mulberry & Hayes Elementary schools, along with members of our MHS Girls Basketball program team and staff.
These girls met for practices the past 4 Tuesdays after school and then competed in games at the Chuck VanHecke Center.
Race for the Schools
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Muscatine Race for the Schools on Saturday, May 4th. What a beautiful day! Our race committee is happy to report a record number of participants at this year's race. 105 participants in the Muskie Mile and 200 in the 5K.
Congratulations to Colorado School for winning the SCHOOL CHALLENGE (having the most runners, walkers, and volunteers) a total of 77, that's a record too! West and Central were tied for 2nd place and Madison was third.
EVERYONE (adults too) who completed the Muskie Challenge gets a medal. If you left before the awards ceremony on Saturday, please check the results at Muscatine Running Club to see if you earned a medal. You can pick up your medal at the Muscatine Schools Administration Center (2900 Mulberry).
If you ordered a different shirt size, please continue to check our school district Facebook page, we will post an announcement when the shirts are available.
A very Special thank you to all the volunteers and sponsors. We couldn't have done it without you.
Select the link to see pictures from the 2019 Race for the Schools 5K and Muskie Mile!
Perfect Attendance Pizza Party
Yoga Leadership Club
Student Leadership Team
Mrs. Johnson's Begindergarten Class
5th Grade Girls Basketball
Ms. Story's Deaf and Hard of Hearing Class
Students who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing at Jefferson in Ms. Story’s ASL class painted hands to look like the sign they represent.
Mrs. Schroeder's 2nd Grade Class
Ms. Schroeders 2nd graders are ready for FAST testing!
Mrs. Foxen's 2nd Grade Art Students
STEM at the Ballpark
Some 8th grade students participated in STEM at the Ballpark this week. They had a great time trying out different STEM-related activities at the Eastern Iowa Community College Urban Campus.
--MUSCATINE HIGH SCHOOL--
Mrs. Clark's Essential Chemistry Class
AP Chemistry Students
Mrs. Hill's Deaf and Hard of Hearing Class
This week the MHS Deaf/HH resource class was working on a cooking unit. So far we have made chili, pepperoni pizza, scrambled eggs, and pancakes. It was all delicious!
Leader in Me Training
McKinley, Mulberry, Grant, and CMS participated in a Leader in Me Community Coaching Day this week. Lighthouse coordinators and building principals had a meaningful day of learning and modeling!