Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017


Auditions for the Dubuque Senior Talent Show are coming up soon! We are looking for all talented Dubuque Senior students to audition for this great performances. The talent show auditions will be held after school on Monday, February 6th and Tuesday, February 7th. You can pick up a copy of the Talent Show Guidelines and sign up for a 10-minute audition time slot in the AP Office TODAY! Don’t miss your shot to perform for your friends and win great prizes. For more information about the talent show, see Mr. Dean in Room A209.

If you are in Book Club, we are meeting TODAY 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 TODAY 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.


The 2017 PINK OUT will be Friday, February 10th against Hempstead. This year the PINK OUT will be for Sharon Riesselman. Sharon is the mother of Emily Mott who plays on the Senior Girls Basketball Team. Sharon has been battling Uterine Cancer and the cancer has spread to her lungs. Deadline for ordering "PINK OUT" apparel is Friday, January 27th. Stop in  at the Activities or Main Office to pick up an apparel form.
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 dubuquesenior@gmail.com. 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 TODAY…so stop by Guidance if interested!



Dubuque Senior Wrestlers are having a Pancake breakfast this Sunday January 29th from 9-1 at Catfish Charlies. The wrestlers will be selling raffle tickets for some big prizes drawing will be at 12:30. Some raffle prizes will include: A Dinner for 8 at Catfish Charles, A Cruise on the American Lady, and a Steel American Flag with Distressed Wood.

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, TODAY, 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 TODAY 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.