School is closed today, Tuesday March 3

Due to the weather, the National Honor Society induction ceremony will be on Thursday, March 5 at 2:45 and the dinner will be at 5:30 in the Home Ec Room.

Welcome to 2015-2016 Preschool Round Up
At Moravia Elementary

Preschool Round Up will be held

Friday, February 27th from 1:30 until 3:00

Students must be 4 years old by September 15th

 

Please bring immunization records, a birth certificate,
and a social security card

 

        To register your child, please call Linda at 724-3311

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In conjunction with Read Across America & Dr. Seuss Days March 2—6

Moravia Schools & M-Club Sponsor

Poet visit in Moravia on Wednesday, March 4th!

Children’s poet and songwriter Jeff Mondak and singer Jordan Kaye will bring poetry to life for Moravia students and families through funny, entertaining readings of Jeff’s poems and raucous, interactive musical shows!

Go to www.jeffspoemsforkids.org to read his poems!


Monday, March 2—Dr. Seuss’s Birthday & Read Across America Day

We will celebrate at school — but please celebrate and read at home, too!

Wednesday, March 4, Throughout the morning @ Moravia Schools

Jeff and Jordan present poetry/music assemblies and workshops to all students. Author signing included.

Be watching for more information about other Dr. Seuss events and dress up days, March 2—6

IF YOU WANT TO BUY A COPY OF THE BOOKS OR CD’s THAT THE POET IS FEATURED IN, YOU MUST RETURN THE ATTACHED FORM AND MONEY BY THE MORNING OF WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17!

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Youth, Adults, and Businesses are cordially invited to participate in a community-wide

Dr. Seuss / Read Across America Celebration

March 2 - 6, 2015

Everyone in the community is invited to

DRESS UP for this celebration of reading!

Why EVERYONE, YOUNG AND OLD? To send the message to youth that our community values reading; to promote the importance and fun of reading--because reading can take us places (real or imaginary); it is a necessity; it makes us smarter and it helps us dream of future possibilities.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Monday, March 2 - Wear STRIPES, A BOW-TIE, OR A HAT and read Cat in the Hat. March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’s birthday and NEA’s Read Across America Day!

Tuesday, March 3 - Wear all GREEN and read Green Eggs and Ham.

  • 6:30 p.m. @ Albia Community High School - Children’s poet and songwriter Jeff Mondak and singer Jordan Kaye bring alive poetry and its connection to music for a PK-6 family event!  Funded by Albia PTO – but Moravia students and families are welcome to attend!

Wednesday, March 4 - Wear SILLY SOCKS with A SHIRT FROM VACATION (a shirt with a name of a place) and read Fox in Sox and Oh the Places You’ll Go.

  • Morning @ Moravia Elementary: Jeff Mondak and Jordan Kaye bring their fun, entertaining message about poetry and music to the students of Moravia!

8:30 – 9:30 PK-6 Assembly                     9:35 – 10:35 7-8 Assembly

Thursday, March 5 - Wear all GRAY and read Horton Hears a Who and/or Horton Hatches the Egg.

  • 5:30 pm – Doors open for Family Movie Night.  Adults and students are welcome to bring pillows and blankets to watch a movie on the big screen!  M-Club will open the concession stand to provide free popcorn and juice.

  • 6 pm, Multi – Free showing of Horton Hears a Who for PK-6 students and their families.

  • 6 pm, Mr. Campbell's room – Free showing of The Lorax for 7th and 8thgraders

Friday, March 6 - Wear POCKETS and read There’s a Wocket in My Pocket

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Moravia Community School District,
“The School of Choice”,
is currently taking open enrollment applications
for the 2015-16 school year.

Open Enrollment Information

    Parents/guardians considering the use of the open enrollment option to enroll their children in the Moravia Community School District should be aware of the following dates:  March 1, 2015 -Last date for regular open enrollment requests for the 2015-16 school year.  If you are thinking about open enrolling into the Moravia School District it is always best to apply well in advance.  You can always pull the application at any time. 
   If the student meets the definition of good cause   under 28l-lowa Administrative Code 17.4(1) because of a change of residence or is an entering kindergarten student for the 2015-16 school year, the application can be accepted after March 1, 2015 for the 2015-16 school year.
   A pupil who transfers school districts under open enrollment in all grades  10-12 shall not be eligible to participate in interscholastic contests and competitions during the first 90 school days of transfer.
  Parents/guardians of open enrolled students whose income falls below 160% of the federal poverty guidelines are eligible for transportation assistance. This may be in the form of actual transportation or in the form of a cash stipend.  For further details, contact the Superintendent's office at 641-724-3311 or visit the Iowa Department of Education WEB site at https://www.educateiowa.gov/pk-12/options-educational-choice/open-enrollment .


Academic Team Needs Help
The MHS Academic Team will be hosting two competitions: the Mohawk Invitational on February 11 and the Blue Grass Conference meet on March 25.  There is a need for several "readers" on both of those dates. If anyone would be interested in reading questions for the competitors to answer, please contact Sally Johnson at
641-724-3241 or sally.johnson@moravia.k12.ia.us.




Announcements

  • Monday, March 2, 2015
    Each person you meet and experience you have, leave behind a smile, kind words, and the knowledge that
    they matter to you. 
    --Carol CC Miller

     Today's Lunch:    Chicken Patty/W Bun, Tater Tots, Mixed Vegetables, Salad Bar, and Milk
    Tomorrow's Lunch:  Shells and Sausage, Bread Sticks, Lima Beans, Salad Bar, and Milk.
    • All students and staff are invited to dress up for Dr. Seuss / Read Across America week, March 2 - 6, to celebrate the importance of reading:

      Monday 3/2 - Wear stripes, a bow-tie, or a hat
      Tuesday 3/3 - Wear green
      Wednesday 3/4 - Wear silly socks and a shirt from vacation (with a name of a place on it)
      Thursday 3/5 - Wear gray
      Friday 3/6 - Wear pockets

      More details can be found on the fliers around the school.
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Moravia Video

Moravia The School of Choice
(type 'mhs' to access)
A promotional video on the great things going on at the Moravia Community School. If you would like your own personal DVD please contact Mr. Breon at the school or email him at brad.breon@moravia.k12.ia.us .

Parents -- please check out new link to Bluegrass Conference Activities Calendar:
Bluegrass Conference Activities Calendar & Information