Holton Middle School


November 21, 2014


HIGH SCHOOL TALENT SHOW:  has been re-scheduled for Monday, Nov. 24th at 7:00 PM in the HS cafeteria.

THANKSGIVING BREAK:  Wednesday, Nov. 26 - Friday, Nov. 28th. 

WITH THE ARRIVAL OF SNOW students are reminded that throwing snow is not allowed and try to minimize snow getting into the building by stomping snowy feet on the mats near the doors. 

REMINDER:  Students are expected to be more than on time for class.  Students should:

-Arrive to class on time with pencil/pen, textbook, reading book, folder/notebook, planner and good attitude.  Be in your seat and ready to learn.  -Teachers have been reminded to enforce the tardy policy to ensure maximum learning!  Be mindful of the bells and focus on learning!  -With the winter season upon us, please remember that hats and all headgear are expected to remain in your locker.  -Don't forget to issue staff "Caught Red Handed" tickets for going above and beyond for students!  Stop in the office if you have a staff member you'd like to recognize! 

 YOUTH ON FIRE RALLY:  The Cornerstone church would like to invite everyone to the Youth on Fire Rally on Nov. 22nd from 7-9 pm in the high school cafetria.  There will be an awesome speaker, live band and FREE PIZZA!  There is no charge for this event. 

7/8TH GRADE GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYERS:  The Athletic Director has implemented a plan that 7/8th grade girls basketball players are to attend tutorial in the Library on Tuesdays and Thursdays before practice.  Coaches will be checking to see that you attended. 

MATS:  Holton is now a part of a two day a week bus run with MATS.  This is a part of a grant that is to last around 6-9 months.  Sustainability will be based upon ridership. Please encourage our students and parents to use the bus system!  The greater the use, MATS will increase its bus schedule to Holton.  Check out their website at http://www.matsbus.com/ for more information.

COSMIC BOWLING EVENT:  Holton Class of 2016 is hosting a Cosmic bowling event on Saturday, Nov. 29th from 9:15-11:30 pm.  The cost is $15 per person or $55 for a family of four.  Tickets are available in the H.S. office, Ann Moreen or Northway Lanes.  For more information please stop by the H.S. office. 

ATTENTION STUDENTS:  Facebook is not permitted to be used during class time.  If it is, you may be sent to RTC for disrupting. 

7th/8th BOYS BASKETBALL:  if you are interested in playing basketball, the sign-up sheet is posted on the office window.  Practices start on Tuesday, December 16th.