Bunt speech contest date has been moved
to 
March 10, at 7 PM.

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.

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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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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

  • Wednesday, March 4, 2015
    All the beautiful sentiments in the world do not compare to pure unconditional love.

     Today's Lunch:    Shrimp Shapes, Tri Taters, Corn Casserole, Salad Bar, and Milk
    Tomorrow's Lunch:  Tuna Noodle Casserole, Peas, Bread Sticks, Salad Bar, and Milk.
    • Friday is the end of the 3rd Qtr.  Parent/Teacher/Student Conferences are next Tuesday and Thursday 3:45-7.
    • The Bunt Declamatory Contest is NEXT Thursday after  Parent/Teacher/Student Conferences.
    • Josten's will be here Monday for deliveries.  If you still have payments to make, please have them ready on MONDAY MORNING!
    • Next Thursday March 12th is School To Work Interview Day.  Please have all of your paperwork ready for them.
    • There will be no school for students NEXT FRIDAY March 13th. 
    • 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:
      Thursday 3/5 - Wear gray
      Friday 3/6 - Wear pockets.  
      More details can be found on the fliers around the school.
    Posted by Jayne Gibb
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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