School is closed today, Tuesday March 3
Due to the weather, the National Honor Society induction ceremony will be on and the dinner will be at 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,
To register your child, please call Linda at 724-3311
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!
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.
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.
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.
Friday, March 6 - Wear POCKETS and read There’s a Wocket in My Pocket
Moravia Community School District,
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 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 onand the Blue Grass Conference meet on . 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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org .
Parents -- please check out new link to Bluegrass Conference Activities Calendar:Bluegrass Conference Activities Calendar & Information