Monday, January 23, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017


There will be a NHS meeting on Tuesday during A/D study time in the Auditorium. We will be discussing upcoming service opportunities, including The Man Pageant. Please plan to be there, or contact Mrs. Fischer if you are unable to attend.

If you are in Battle of the Books, all teams will have a meeting Wednesday morning in the library at 7:15.

If you are in Book Club, we are meeting this Wednesday at 2:25 in the library to discuss Graceling.

Do you like to write just for fun? Do you get hand cramps from writing for hours? Do you yearn for a place where none of your work is graded and you can still get helpful feedback? We have a club for you! Dubuque Senior has recently resurfaced the long forgotten Writing club this 2017 school year! “The Scribes” is a club that welcomes all novice writers, no matter the skill level, to come write, share and give helpful feedback to fellow “Scribes”. The first meeting will be held Wednesday January 25th at 2:30 in A-213. Sign-up sheets are in the majority of English classrooms. Any questions? Please talk to Mrs. Williams in A-213.



That is the theme of our PINK OUT we will be having at the men’s and women’s basketball games against Hempstead on February 10th. Pink Out T-Shirt Order Forms are NOW available in the Activities Office and are due no later than January 27th. Stop in today to help support this great cause!

The Echo yearbook
is looking for Senior/Freshman sibling combinations for a spread in the yearbook. Please come down to room E45 to have your photo taken together. Dress alike, do a silly pose, or something else that shows who you are. Additionally, please also either bring in or email a photo of you and your sibling as young children to This photo will be published with your current photo, so be sure it is one you don't mind being widely seen.

Siblings must have been photographed by February 3rd to be included.



We are excited to announce a brand new Exploring program! Diesel Mechanics Through Truck Country this is a new program and is sessions begin January 25th…so stop by Guidance if interested!



Congratulations to the men’s swim team on their 4th place finish at the MVC Championships on Saturday. The following swimmers finished in the top 6 of at least 1 event to help lead the team: Will Colin, Jacob Hansen, Drake Oswald, Collin Sindt, and Brandon Yuan.

Congratulations to the Dubuque Senior Speech Team on an excellent showing at the District Large Group speech contest at Cascade High School on Saturday. The team received 28 out of 29 Division I ratings. Those 28 events will move on to compete in the state contest at Dubuque Senior on February 4th. Great Job Rams!

Congratulations goes to the Ram Wrestling team for outstanding performances at meets this weekend.

The Varsity Wrestling  Placed second at the 14 team tournament and had two champs. Mitch Demmer and Alex Richard Won their bracts for the Rams.

The JV Wrestling Team Won The 20 team Riverdale Tournament with 7 champs.

Wining for the Rams were.

Sebastian Sorando
Devon Brehm
Carter Elliot
Carter Konrardy
Micheal Welborn
Declan Sisler
and Thomas Welborn

Great Job Rams and Good Luck at the Conference Tournament this weekend.

Boys – if you are not currently doing a winter sport and were in the 1st semester PE Performance class, but not 2nd semester, you NEED to clear out the locker you were using and bring your padlock up to the Activities Office. If we do not receive your lock and your locker is not cleared out by the end of the day on Wednesday, Jan 25th, your locker will be cleared out and you may be charged for your lock.

Also – if you are using a locker that was not assigned to you by the Activities Office, you need to stop up to the Activities Office or your locker will be cleared out at the end of the day on Wednesday as well.

SOFTBALL PLAYERS: Are you interested in Softball Camps? Clarke University and UW Platteville are both holding camps in mid-February. Please stop in the Activities Office to pick up camp and sign-up information.

If you are going out for a Spring Sport (Track & Field, Soccer, Tennis, or Girls Golf), please stop in the Activities Office to get signed up. Track & Field begins on February 13th with the other sports staring in mid-March. EVEN if you are currently doing a winter sport, please stop in to the Activities Office to get yourself signed up today!

Are you going out for a Spring Sport? Are you planning on going somewhere for Spring Break?

If you are, make SURE you are aware of when your spring sport begins. Some sports start during our Spring Break this year and if you are going out of town, this may impact your spot on a team. Please make sure to look at the RAMS REMINDER display case outside of the Activities Office for more information. All information will be posted on the Senior High website as well.