Thursday, September 8, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

All students can pick up their double-sided ID during your lunch TODAY. The old ID collected at this time.

The permission forms and money for the Discovery Club's canoe trip is due today. Please deliver these to Ms. Pfohl or Mrs. Koch. If you have forgotten these but plan on going, let us know so we can send in an accurate count for Sunday's canoe trip!

Math Club
will be starting up this Tuesday, September 13th at 7:05 am. If you are interested in participating in math competitions or learning about some fun math you don’t learn about in class, join us! We will meet in A321, Mrs. Jorgenson’s room. See you then.

The Dubuque Senior Student Council is happy to announce the 2016 Homecoming Court! For the gentlemen, we have

Brendan Howe
Connor McCoy
Max Steinhauser
Jack Kemp
Tyler Deardorff
James Riley, and
Jacob Nolan

The ladies will be represented by

Madeline Shearer
Maggie Burns
Natalie Donath
Ellie Shearer
Victoria Healey
Mary Schober, and
Mollie Phalen

Voting for Homecoming King and Queen is open now! Log on to using your school username and student ID to cast your vote for this year's king and queen. Don't delay! Voting closes this Friday at 2:20pm! Stop by B138 if you have any questions or need help voting.

If you love Disney or Trivia come to Seniors Disney Trivia Night! Disney Trivia will be held in the cafeteria on Wednesday September 14th from 6:30 to 8:30pm.
Both Open Mic Night and Disney Trivia are free of charge. All Senior students will need their student ID to get in.

Senior's 4th annual open Mic night
will be held on Monday September 12th from 6:30 to 8:30pm in the cafeteria. If interested in performing, please sign up in the guidance office. All performers will need to bring their own instruments; 2 microphones will be provided.

Homecoming Dance Tickets
are now on sale in the Business Office. The cost of a blue student ticket is $10. If you are purchasing a red ticket for yourself and a guest from another school, the cost of the ticket is $20 and will gain entry to the dance for both you and your guest. Dubuque Senior students will need their 2016-17 student ID WITH PHOTO (not the temporary ID) and their guests will need a picture ID to be admitted to the dance. There will be no exceptions made at the door, so plan ahead to bring your current Student ID and a photo ID for your guest.

Students, here are the dress-up days for homecoming week:

Monday-Sleeping Beauties... Pajama Day!
Tuesday- Disney Day... Dress as your favorite Disney character
Wednesday-Monsters University... College Gear Day!
Thursday- Class Distinction... Alice in Wonderland

Freshmen-Grey (Knights)

Sophomores- White (White Rabbit)

Juniors- Blue (Alice)

Seniors- Red (Queen of Hearts)

faculty- Purple (Cheshire Cat)

Friday-Spirit Day! Wear your new Disney T Shirts, or Senior colors

Unscripted, Dubuque Senior's Improv Comedy Troupe will hold open workshops Tuesday Sept 13th from 2:30-4:00 in Rm A209 with Auditions to be held after school on Thursday Sept 15th. It is important to attend as many of the workshops as possible to learn the games we will be using for auditions. Any questions see Mr. Ernzen in B237. Come be a part of the fun!

EXPLORE, EXPLORE!! Looking to gain experience in your interest areas. The EXPLORE PROGRAMS offer great hands on practical experience in several areas. The following programs will begin soon...

· Conservation and Wildlife Management First session begins September 27th
· Broadcasting with Radio Dubuque First Session Begins September 15th
· Manchester Fire and EMS First Session Beginning September 12th
· Engineering with John Deere Deadline to Apply September 23rd

Please stop by the School Counseling Office for more information.


September 15th              11:15a.m.            University of St. Thomas

                                         11:15a.m.            St. Ambrose

                                         11:15a.m.            Southern Illinois University

September 20th             11:30a.m.             MSU Mankato

                                        11:30a.m.             Loras College

September 27th            8:30a.m.               NICC

                                       11:30a                  LaJaymes

                                      11:15a.m.             UW Platteville

September 29th            8:30a.m.             UNI

                                       11:15a.m.           Clarke University