Mease Message

Mease Message

02/27/2017

Mease Message

February 27, 2017

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Menu Changes - due to no school last Friday the following changes were made to the lunch menu.  Today we served the cheese skillet omelet that was on last Friday's menu.  Tuesday, February 28th we will serve the menu as written.  Wednesday, March 1st we will serve the Monday, February 27th menu of max sticks.  Thursday, March 2nd we will serve the menu as written.  Thank you for your understanding.  

Elementary Yearbook - If you would like to purchase a yearbook please send the order envelope with payment enclosed to school by the end of this week so we can get an accurate count.  Thank you.

There is NO SCHOOL this Friday, March 3rd due to Teacher In-Service.  The Mease office will be closed on Friday.  Mrs. Thomas will return on Monday, March 6th.

Elementary Report Cards - we will be sending report cards home with students on Monday, March 6th.  Please be sure to review them prior to your Parent-Teacher conference on March 7th or 9th so any questions or concerns can be addressed with your child's teacher.  Thank you.

Preschool Round Up - Will take place on Thursday, March 16th.  This will be a come and go event running from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at Mease Elementary.  Children must be 4 years old by September 15, 2017 to enroll in 4 year old preschool at Mease.  HCSD receives a statewide voluntary preschool grant so we are able to offer FREE preschool.  To register for Preschool Round Up please contact Michelle Thomas at mthomas@humboldt.k12.ia.us.  If you have questions prior to the event please call 515-332-3578 to talk to Principal Bruder or Mrs. Johnson, our preschool coordinator. 

Kindergarten Round Up will be held at Mease Elementary on Friday, March 17th.  Children must be five years old by September 15, 2017 to be eligible for kindergarten.  Current Mease students will not have school on March 17th to allow EC-4 and EC-5 students to participate in Round Up, as well as for our kindergarten staff to be involved in the day.  If you have any questions please contact Principal Bruder or Mrs. Thomas at 515-332-3578.   

All Kindergarten Students need to have a vision screening completed by February 2017.  If you haven't gotten your child screened yet please request a form from our school nurse or get the printable form at http://idph.iowa.gov/family-health/child-health/vision-screening.  Take the form with you when they get their vision checked and return the completed form to school.  If you have any questions please contact the school nurse, Mrs. Hardgrove, at chardgrove@humboldt.k12.ia.us

Dates to Remember:  

March 3 - Yearbook Orders Due 

March 3 - No School

March 7 - Parent Teacher Conferences 4-7:30 p.m.

March 9 - Parent Teacher Conferences 4-7:30 p.m. 

March 10 - No School  

March 14 - PATHS Meeting, 5:30 p.m. @ Mease Board Room

March 16 - Preschool Open House, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

March 17 - Kindergarten Round Up/No School @ Mease

March 28 - Iowa Egg Council Presentation to Preschool Classes

April 27 - Elementary Literacy Night @ Taft

May 25 - Make Up Day for January 10th

May 26 - Make Up Day for January 17th 

May 29 - Memorial Day, No School

May 30 - Make Up Day for January 25th

May 31 - Make Up Day for February 24th

SCHOOL DELAYS, EARLY OUTS, CANCELLATIONS - you should be getting a phone call, text or email depending on how your have your parent account set up in Parent Portal.  We also use the following means to communicate to the public.  Radio stations FM 97.7, FM 94.5 and FM 96.9 and TV WHO Channel 13.  We also have the school hotline that you can call at any time 332-9700.

"It is the policy of the Humboldt Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed,color, age (for employment), sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status (for programs), socioeconomic status (for programs), national origin, disability, or religion in its educational programs and employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.7.  If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy please contact the Humboldt Community School District, Lisa Thul, Assistant Finance Manager, 23 3rd St N  PO Box 130 Dakota City, IA 50529; 
515-332-1330lthul@humboldt.k12.ia.us, or the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121800-457-4416; website: https://icrc.iowa.gov. or Director of the Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661-7204,312-730-1560-Fax 312-730-1576OCR.chicago@ed.gov

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