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    For the week of

    January 30 - February 3


    Monday, January 30A

    ELA 6 Maker Monday

    7-7:55am African Music Ensemble

    2:55-4pm Musical, Math Team Awards & Celebration

    2:55-4pm Fitness Training, Girls Basketball

    2:55-9:15pm Ski/Snowboard


    Tuesday, January 31B

    8th grade NAEP Assessment

    7-7:55am Jazz Band

    2:55-4pm After-School Academic Help, Musical, Mural, Newspaper, Strategy Tabletop Gamers, Swimming Makeup

    2:55-4pm Boys Basketball

    2:55-9:15pm Ski/Snowboard


    Wednesday, February 1A

    7-7:45am Chess Club

    2:55-4pm After-School Academic Help, Musical, Science Olympiad, Tech Crew Interviews

    2:55-4pm Fitness Training

    2:55-5:30pm Girls Basketball Game (Highview)


    Thursday, February 2B

    7-7:55am Jazz Band

    7:30-9am Turtle Lake band student tour

    2:55-4pm After-School Academic Help, Musical, 6th grade Jazz Band, Yearbook

    2:55-4pm Boys Basketball


    Friday, February 3A

    7:40-8am Student Council

    2:55-4pm Chamber Orchestra, Advanced String Ensemble, Musical


    Saturday, February 4

    8:4am-12:35pm Science Olympiad Regional Competition (Chippewa)



    SHOREVIEW LIBRARY RE-OPENING CEREMONIES

    The MVHS Robotics Team will be part of the Grand Opening activities at the new Shoreview Library from 2-4pm on Saturday, January 28.  FIRST Robotics has programs for kids from K-12 and we've invited teams from each level to show their stuff.  Please come and see us, along with Irondale's KnightKrawlers, FIRST Tech Challenge teams Height Differential and Ponytail Posse, FIRST LEGO League Teams The Dots and The WYLDE from Chippewa, and the LEGO Shark Phins, an FLL Jr. team attending Turtle Lake Elementary.


    The opening ceremony is at 10 am, with children's crafts all day, the architect's design presentation at 11:30am, MVHS Orchestra at 12:30pm, ice sculpture demo 12-1:30pm, a comedy show at 2pm, and caricature sketches 1:30-4:30pm, along with tours and other activities.  We hope you can join us!


    VIEWETTES

    The Viewettes Dance Team will be hosting the 11th annual Winterfest Invitational at MVHS on Saturday, January 28.   We will be hosting 26 schools and over 700 dancers!  An event of this size cannot be successful with A LOT of volunteers.  This is a great opportunity to gain volunteer hours and support the Viewettes and Mounds View High School.  Anyone who volunteers for more than 4 hours will receive a ½ price coupon for the cafeteria.  If you would like to help, please use this link to access the Sign Up Genius (if you are unable to click on it you can copy and paste it into your browser):  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0948a8ad2ea31-winterfest

    Thanks for your support!!!


    MATH TEAM

    Math Team will be having an awards and end-of-the-season celebration after school on Monday, January 30, in the cafeteria.  All members: please join us for pizza, refreshments, and awards.

    MUSICAL TECH CREW

    In you are interested in helping out with the tech crew for Legally Blonde Jr, please join us in the auditorium immediately after school on Wednesday, February 1.  Interviews will be held for those interested in helping out with the tech crew.  This is sound and lights only -- not backstage crew.  (Stay tuned for a different announcement about backstage help.) Please stop by the greeter desk and sign up for a time for your interview.


    PARENT MEETING FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION

    In response to the October 2016 Special Education Parents Survey and the first Special Education Parent and Professional Advisory Council (SEPPAC) meeting attendees, SEPPAC will hold an informational meeting covering frequently asked special education questions. These frequently asked questions will include: transition, educational evaluations, IEPs, communication, modifications including para support, extra curricular activities, etc.  


    Please join us on Thursday, February 2, from 6:45-8:15pm at Snail Lake Education Center.


    SCIENCE OLYMPIAD REGIONAL COMPETITION

    Saturday, February 4, from 8:45am-12:35pm, Chippewa will host 11 Science Olympiad teams for a regional competition.  Science Olympiad is a team-oriented experience in which students compete in 'events' pertaining to various scientific disciplines including: earth science, biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering.  There are many exciting "build" events for spectators to watch, all of which showcase students ability to design and problem solve.  If you are interested in learning more about the experience, please consider coming to watch and cheer on Chippewa's highly successful teams.


    CANDY GRAMS

    Candy Grams will be available for purchase the week prior to Valentine’s Day.  Students will be able to purchase candy grams from February 6- February 10 during their lunch.  All candy grams will be delivered to students by Student Council on Tuesday, February 14. Candy Grams cost $1.00 for one sucker OR 6 for $5.00.


    DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT

    Student Council will be hosting a dodgeball tournament Friday, February 10 for all students to participate in.  Students can find the team sign-up sheets in the back office starting January 30 - February 9.  Each team should consist of 6-10 players.  Alongside the tournament, a movie will be playing in the auditorium for those kids that want a more relaxing afternoon.  Wristbands for the event will cost $5.  Pizza and snacks will be available for purchase.  A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Quincy Treehouse.


    TURTLE LAKE CARNIVAL ‘OUTERSPACE’

    Turtle Lake’s annual carnival is soon approaching on Saturday, March 4, from 11-3pm.  In order for this day to be a success, it requires lots of hands.  Please consider signing up to help out.  This is a great opportunity for both parents and former Turtle Lake students.  If you have any questions, please contact Stefanie Wilkinson, carnival volunteer coordinator, at 651-336-7192 or jswilkinson12@yahoo.com.  Turtle Lake thanks you in advance.


    E-FLYERS

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