Maeser Updates: 13 December 2019

In This Edition

Winterim Volunteer Needs, MSI Announcements (MSI Sewing, Middle School Spelling Bee), Sports/Activities Eligibility Reminder

*~*Maeser Updates will be on hiatus next week for the Christmas break. Have a safe and happy holiday season!*~*

Front Office Hours

7:30am-1:00pm Monday-Tuesday
CLOSED Wednesday-Friday

Upcoming Dates and Deadlines

Semester 1 Final Exams

Monday, December 16
8:00-10:00am 5th period
10:30am-12:30pm 7th period

Tuesday, December 17
8:00-10:00am 6th period
10:30am-12:30pm 8th period

December 18-January 1
Christmas Break

Thursday, January 2
Winterim/MSI Begins

Winterim Volunteer Needs

We have several Winterims in need of parent help with everything from snacks to guest speakers to chaperones! For more details and to sign up:

Remember: If you plan to chaperone any school activity, you must have a current background check on file! If you’re not sure if you’ve completed a background check for our school, please email our Finance Office at finance@maeserprep.org.

Chaperones for Geology Winterim

Geology Winterim is still in need of 2 more parents to go on our trip to National Parks in Southern Utah. Please email angie.hansen@maeserprep.org if you can go. We will leave Monday, January 6 at 9 am and we will return Thursday, January 9 around 7 pm.

MSI Announcements

Middle School Intensives (MSI) will begin on Thursday, January 2nd. School begins at 9:00am and ends at 2:00pm. All middle school students will be receiving a packet containing more information about MSI and another packet containing permission slips for field trips. Students who have not received a packet can stop by Mr. Norris’s office to get one.

MSI Sewing

All 8th grade students will participate in a sewing unit during Middle School Intensives in January. You will need to bring the following items to the sewing class.

  • 2/3 yard of fleece fabric (60 inches wide) for making 2 hats
  • 3 buttons: one 2-hole, one 4-hole, and a shank button
  • Two 8-inch squares of print cotton for a quilt square (you may bring extra fabric for more than one quilt square)

If you cannot bring an item, please talk to Mrs. Goodrich BEFORE the first day of the sewing class.

Parents: If you have a sewing machine we can use, please let Mrs. Goodrich know ASAP. Thanks!

Middle School Spelling Bee

We will be holding our annual Middle School Spelling Bee during Middle School Intensives (in the Winterim term). For details, rules, and the word list, click here: Maeser 2020 Middle School Spelling Bee.

Sports/Activities Eligibility Reminder

Eligibility for 3rd term sports/activities in based on your 2nd term grades. All students (7th-12th) grade must earn a 2.7 GPA with no Fs/NGs in order to be eligible. 9th-12th graders must also be on track for graduation.

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