Daily Announcements

WBHS Falcon Facts/Daily Announcements

11/19/21- Friday, November 19th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball-Tonight our JH girls basketball team travels to take on New London at 4:30- good luck girls!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • The School Musical- Legally Blonde opens tonight!  The performances are scheduled for tonight  & tomorrow night at 7pm and 2pm on Sunday- Come out & support your talented fellow Falcons and enjoy the play!  Break a leg performers!!
  • Also Good luck to the West Burlington Robotics Team at the first League Meet of the year tomorrow morning in Iowa City!  
  • Counselor Chat - High School: Schedule Changes can be made the first four days of the semester November 29-December 2. Until the end of the semester we are focusing on ending trimester 1 and finalizing schedules for Tri 2.
  • OFFICE - SENIORS - If you ordered EXTRA items from Jostens, your orders are in the office for pickup.  This IS NOT YOUR CAP AND GOWNS , it is only the extra class items.
  • Reminder....Today is the last day of intervention time for Trimester 1- Please take advantage of this time to meet with your teachers and reassess if you need to, your choice this afternoon - can positively or negatively affect your grade- please make a good one!!

Lunch Today is-  Mac & Cheese, Broccoli, Mandarin Oranges, Dinner Roll

Birthdays today-  No Birthdays today

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/18/21- Thursday, November 18th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- JH Girls play Cardinal today at 4:30 at home- Go get ‘em ladies!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Robotics, reminder of the meeting tonight after school until 4:30!  Also, if you plan on attending the meet on Saturday, you must be signed up through the FIRST website.  See Mr. Blankenship if you are having trouble with this step!
  • Counselor Chat - Schedules will be available on the first day of the trimester for all students.
  • High School Students will have the first four days of the trimester to make schedule changes - November 29-December 2.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Mini Corn Dogs or Burritos, Green Beans & Pears

  • Birthdays today-  Today we celebrate Ian Strandbrg, Jacob Miller, Savannah Payne- hope it's a happy one guys!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/16/21- Tuesday, November 16th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball-JH boys please email Mr. Housel if you plan to play basketball
  • HS Girls Basketball-
  • Hs Boys Basketball-
  • Wrestling-
  • Bowling-
  • Reminder: if you do not pass your first trimester classes, you will not be eligible for sports.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Robotics, regular meeting today after school, and a reminder that the first competition is on Saturday!
  • Art club meets today until 5:30 in the art room.
  • Prom committee meeting after school tomorrow (Wednesday) in room 164.
  • The Junior High Student Council will not meet after school today.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Turkey & Cheese Sub, Carrots and Ranch, Pineapple

  • Birthdays today- Lots to celebrate today! Happy Birthday to Lyne Price, Branden Myers, Dean Droz, Elayna Evens, & Ashton Rawlings!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all
  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/15/21- Monday, Nov 15th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH Boys Basketball-Please email Mr. Housel back today if you are interested in playing JH boys basketball.
  • Hs Boys Basketball- HS boys practice starts today after school
  • Wrestling- JH Wrestling Round Robin at Highland starting at 4:30 tonight
  • Good Luck Falcons!!

 

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish Club will meet after school today in room 164.

  • Lunch Today is- Teriyaki Beef Dippers, Oven Potatoes, Dinner Roll & Tropical Fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish a Happy birthday to Demarius Thomas today!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/12/21- Friday, November 12th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- girls have a rescheduled game today at 4:30 vs. ND-
  • Good luck tonight Falcons!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Robotics, reminder of the regular meeting tomorrow morning at 9AM. Just one week to go until our first competition.
  • Junior High and Staff- Today is the last day to go to google forms email sent by the student council. Please write what you are thankful for. It will be shared on the junior high bulletin board. Please join with everyone to show your support in being grateful.
  • Reminder as we come to the end of Trimester 1 that you take care of any missing work or reassessments that you need to complete- also make sure you are aware of your teachers deadlines for these, as each class may be different!
  • It is highly encouraged that you stay and use this afternoon's intervention time if you need it!!  

Lunch Today is- Pizza, corn, mixed fruits

Birthdays today- We want to wish a happy birthday to Peyton Smith and Elizabeth Carruthers, we hope you have a great day!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/10/21- Wednesday, November 10th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Student Council sent out a google form for staff and junior high students to share what they are thankful for. Please write a response. It will be placed on the bulletin board in the junior high hallway. Thanks for your participation! Keep SOARING!
  • Counselor Chat - Sophomores - Be sure to complete the three Career Navigator Surveys to get your reward.  

Lunch Today is- Orange Chicken, Brown Rice, Broccoli, and Apple

  • Birthdays today- Lets wish an extra special day to Austin Fletcher- Bates, & Alex Patton

OFFICE

Students, your picture ID’s have arrived and we will be distributing them to you 6th hour teachers to pass out.

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/9/21- Tuesday, Nov 9th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls Basketball-
  • Hs Boys Basketball-
  • Wrestling-
  • Bowling-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Junior High Student council will meet after school today in Ms. Bourg’s room.
  • Robotics, reminder of the regular meeting tonight, and check your emails to see if you got the invitation from FIRST about being added to the online roster.  Check with Mr. Blankenship if you have any questions.
  • Reminder the scholarship rule starts after 1st trimester.  Any failing or incomplete grade in a class will result in sitting out 30 days of their next sport.

  • Lunch Today is- Fajitas, Black Beans, Pears

  • Birthdays today- none

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/8/21- Monday, Nov 8th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- Have a Game vs Van Buran today at 4:30 here at WB-
  • HS Girls Basketball- reminder practice starts tonight from 4-6
  • JH Wrestling- Please dismiss the wrestlers at 2:05 for their meet against Durant

                                  Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish Club will meet after school today in room 164.

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Patty, Sweet Potato Fries, Pineapple

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Lauren Krogmeier today!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/5/21- Friday, November 5th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish Club will meet after school on Monday, November 8th in room 164.
  • Reminder that Daylight Savings Time begins this weekend- it is FALL back- so remember to change your clocks back an hour and get yourself an extra hour of sleep on Sunday!

Lunch Today is- BBQ meatballs, Sweet potato fries, Breadsticks,  Tropical fruit

Birthdays today- It’s Ramiro Henandez’ birthday today- if you see him wish him a happy one!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

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11/4/21- Thursday, November 4th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Wrestling-
  • Girls Basketball- the JH girls basketball game scheduled for tonight at ND has been MOVED TO 11/12 @ 5 pm
  • There will be a high school bowling meeting today at 3:45 in room 271.
  • HS girls basketball practice starts Monday from 4-6 PM if you have not received information please contact Coach Vandenberg.
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish club will meet after school on Monday, November 8th in room 164.
  • Counselor Chat - 10th Graders - Remember to complete your Career Navigator Surveys for Mrs. Ryan.  If you have any questions, see her.
  • 11th Graders - Remember that today you will be meeting with Mrs. Ryan 5th or 6th period.  Those not in American Lit or Psychology will need to be sure to report to designated area/designated time.  Bring your Chromebook!
  • The SOAR committee is working on Opening the SOAR Store- but before we do- we want your thoughts on what you would like to have as options to buy?  Please check your email and respond on the form sent from Mr. Illian so that your voice is heard!

 Think about the things you ordered in the past- what would you like to still have the opportunity to purchase or what would you like to be able to purchase?

 

  • Lunch Today is- Cheeseburger, Green beans, Mandarin oranges

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish an extra special day to Brock Thuleen & Evan Lee!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/3/21- Wednesday, November 3rd

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball- Varsity volleyball players have a meeting today after school in the cafeteria. Make sure to be there by 3:45. Bring your uniform.
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors:  There will be a prom committee meeting after school today in room 164.  Come help us choose a theme for this year’s prom.
  • Counselor Chat - 10th Graders - Just a reminder to complete the three Career Navigator assessments and when finished, stop by and get your reward from Mrs. Ryan.  If you have any questions contact her.
  • Seniors - Remember that SCC is hosting a FAFSA Financial Aid Event tonight from 3:00-6:00 p.m. in Room 192.  Be sure to bring necessary materials, especially your 2020 taxes (personal and parent).
  • Juniors - read your email about all Juniors Meeting with Mrs. Ryan tomorrow during 5th or 6th period.  Most of you are in American Lit or Psychology during that time, but if you aren’t please report on time with your Chromebook to the designated location.
  • Did you know that research shows that a focus on gratitude can reduce stress and improve physical and mental health?  Join the November Mindfulness Challenge and see what impact it can have in your life.  The calendar was sent in an email on 11/1 and paper copies are available outside Mrs. Ryan’s office door.
  • Junior High Students - Bring your jackets, coats or warm clothing.  We will be going outside as often as possible unless the weather is below freezing or there is snow on the track.
  • If you are a high school student interested in helping backstage in the musical, please see Mrs. Allen sometime today.

Lunch Today is- Teriyaki chicken, Brown rice, Broccoli, Applesauce

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Aiden Krell today!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/2/21- Tuesday, Nov 2nd

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Volleyball-Varsity volleyball has a meeting in the cafeteria tomorrow at 3:45. Please bring your uniform.
  • High School Boys Basketball- if you are interested in playing a meeting will be held today after school in Coach Radloff's room- please bring a writing utensil.
  • If you are interested in being a part of the bowling team please attend the meeting on Thursday at 3:45 in room 271.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Robotics:  Regular meeting after school today until 5PM!  
  • Juniors:  There will be a prom committee meeting after school on Wednesday, November 3rd in room 164.  Come help us choose a theme for this year’s prom.
  • There will be no art club tonight. We will reschedule for Tuesday, December 14th.
  • Lunch Today is- Tenderloin, Baked beans, Pears

  • Birthdays today- Let’s all wish a happy birthday to Sariah Garrison, Olivya Lile, & Kaden Tilley 

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

11/1/21- Monday, Nov 1st

A Day Today

  • SPORTS- We want to congratulate all of our Fall Sport Athletes on a great 2021 season!  And our Band and Chorus on a great Fall concert- Good job Falcons!!

  • Wrestling-
  • Girls Basketball- JH Girls Basketball game tonight at New London starting at 4:30- Good luck tonight ladies!!!
  • Boys Basketball-

 

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Counselor Chat - 10th Graders be sure to work on your Career Navigator assignment that Mrs. Ryan discussed with you last Friday.  After you have completed your three Career Assessments, stop by and see her for your reward.  Those absent last Friday, Mrs. Ryan will be meeting with you as soon as possible.  Information was sent on Friday in an email and shared in your Google Drive.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Quesadilla, Steamed corn,  Pineapple

  • Birthdays today-  none

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/29/21- Friday, Oct, 29th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country- If you get a chance try to wish Hannah Fruehling and Hadley Augustine good luck as they compete at the State Cross Country meet in Fort Dodge, Iowa today!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Counselor Chat - 10th Graders will be meeting with Mrs. Ryan during their English classes today.  If you are not in English this trimester, see email from Mrs. Ryan WHEN to report to the library to meet with her (either 2nd or 4th period).
  • Attention students.  West Burlington School District will be starting the process of having Solar Power energy panels installed on Monday November 1.  This will affect those that walk to school.  The gate access by the elementary school and track will be locked as this will be a main construction area.  Walking to school will require students to walk in front of the baseball field to gain access to the building and to leave the building.  
  • Robotics - Robotics team, reminder of the regular scheduled meeting tomorrow morning from 9-11AM!  

  • To all of you that paid to dress up today- The SOAR team thanks you for your donation and greatly appreciates your school spirit!!

Lunch Today is- Pizza, Steamed corn, Mandarin oranges  

Birthdays today- Well there was a little mixup yesterday with birthdays -  Nothing like celebrating your birthday more than once right? … Well, that is what we are going to do for the kids we announced yesterday 🙂

  • So….Lets try this again- we want to wish an extra special birthday to Elvis Liu, Fengyan Wu & Cooper Finn for their actual birthday which is TODAY!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/28/21- Thursday, Oct 28th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • 7th & 8th Grade Band & Vocal Concert tonight at 6:00
  • HS Band & Vocal Concert is tonight at 7:00
  •  Good luck tonight Falcons and it would be great for all to come out to support your classmates and enjoy some beautiful Music!!

  • Don't forget- it is Halloween dress up day tomorrow- Show your school spirit & have fun with this!!! If you haven’t yet- PLEASE pay your $1 to Mrs. Watkins at lunch or Mrs. Carr in the library!! If you forgot your dollar- Last chance to pay to dress up is before school tomorrow!  We can’t wait to see your spooky, funny, creative costumes!

  • Junior High Student council please meet in  Ms. Bourg’s room after school for a ten minute meeting.
  • Don’t forget Junior High Movie night tomorrow night 7-9PM. Wear a costume if you want to be in the costume judging contest. See details on the junior high bulletin board.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Meatball sub, Peas, Pears

  • Birthdays today-  

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/27/21- Wednesday, October 27th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Volleyball- SE Elite club volleyball tryouts are tonight here from 7-8pm
  • Cross Country-
  • There will be a HS wrestling meeting today at 1 PM in room 154

  • ACTIVITIES
  • It's Halloween this weekend!! And Friday is our chance to celebrate-  You can wear a costume to school for $1- all proceeds go to the SOAR program! Please pay $1 to Mrs.Watkins at lunch or Mrs. Carr in the library! Sign up today!!

  • Counselor Chat - All 10th graders please read your school email about a meeting on Friday, October 29th with Mrs. Ryan.  If you have any questions, please let her know.

Lunch Today is- Tacos, Black beans, Apple slices

  • Birthdays today- N/A

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/26/21- Tuesday, Oct 26th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football- The HS football banquet will be November 1 from 6-7 PM in the cafeteria
  • Volleyball- The Varsity Volleyball Regional championship is at Mediapolis HS tonight at 7pm. Tickets will need to be purchased online. The theme tonight is black out- so Go out to Mepo and cheer on your lady Falcons!
  • 7th and 8th grade club volleyball tryouts will be held from 7-8 tomorrow tonight

  • Cross Country-
  • There will be a HS wrestling meeting at 1 PM on Wednesday in room 154

  • ACTIVITIES
  • PBIS is hosting a Halloween dress up day on Friday October 29th. To participate, please pay $1 to Mrs.Watkins at lunch or Mrs. Carr in the library. Remember no masks that cover your entire face.
  • The Junior High Student council will meet on Wednesday, October 27th, after school. Student Council members: Come help put up decorations for Spooky Movie Night.
  • Counselor Chat - Juniors and Seniors - be sure to read your email about college representatives at our school today.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Mini corn dog, Cheesy broccoli, Tropical fruit

  • Birthdays today- Happy birthday to Corbin Allen today!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/25/21- Monday, Oct 25th

B Day Today

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish Club will meet after school today to do some Day of the Dead craft projects.  
  • This Friday is a Halloween Dress Up Day- show off those funny, creepy, drippy costumes & help support SOAR- pay $1 to Mrs. Carr in the Library or Mrs. Watkins at lunch

 

  • Lunch Today is- Turkey & cheese sub, Baby carrots /ranch, Pineapple             

  • Birthdays today-  N/A

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/22/21- Friday, Oct, 22nd

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  Tonight is our last Varsity Football game vs Washington at 7:00- it is senior night and our theme is Camo - There will also be a dinner at the game- for $6 per person to support the Fine Arts Boosters and Athletic Boosters (Good for Bowl of Chili or Brats/Hot Dogs)
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-
  • Good Luck Tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Remember PBIS is hosting a Halloween dress up day next week on Friday October 29th. If you want to participate please pay Mrs. Carr $1 in the library. Remember no masks that cover your entire face are allowed.
  • Spanish Club will meet after school on Monday to do some Day of the Dead craft projects.  

Lunch Today is-  Cheeseburger, Sweet potato fries, Peaches   

Birthdays today- Lots to celebrate today- let's all wish a happy birthday to Jia Liu,

Kristian Moore, Evan Davis and Riley LaVeine

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/21/21- Thursday, Oct 21st

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball- Congratulations to the Varsity volleyball team on their win over Davis County last night. They will advance to the Regional championship at Mepo HS on Tuesday at 7pm. Tickets will need to be purchased online. Come cheer on your lady Falcons!

  • Cross Country- CONGRATULATIONS ND/WB CROSS COUNTRY TEAM FOR DOING SO WELL AT DISTRICTS LAST NIGHT!!!  Kennedy Ritter, Ryan Rogers, Sage Egger, Conner Bush and Anthony Moadall ran personal bests!!!  A special congratulations to Hannah Fruehling and Hadley Augustine for finishing 12th and 13th at districts to earn their way into the State Cross Country meet next Friday October 29th in Fort Dodge, Iowa!!!  Congratulations on a great season to all and run well at State Hannah and Hadley!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • PBIS is hosting a Halloween dress up day next week on Friday October 29th. To participate, please pay Mrs. Carr $1 in the library. Remember no masks that cover your entire face will be allowed.
  • Spanish Club will meet after school on Monday to do some Day of the Dead craft projects.  
  • Counselor Chat - Seniors - Tonight is the FAFSA Help Night from 4:00-7:00 p.m.  Contact Mrs. Ryan to see if there are still appointments available.  The FAFSA is the form for financial aid for college.  

 

  • Lunch Today is- Salisbury Steak, Broccoli, Pears ,Dinner roll   

  • Birthdays today-  we have no birthdays today

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/20/21- Wednesday, October 20th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Wrestling-JH wrestling starts tonight. See Mr. Hoskins for more information
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball- Our Varsity plays the Regional semi-final game at 7:00 tonight at home vs Davis County (the theme tonight is Falcon Pride- so get your Fan Gear on & come support your team)-Reminder all tickets must be purchased online to attend- to order your tickets online- please see the school website,infinite Campus Portal, the West Burlington School district facebook page, or the email Mr Housel sent you!

  • Cross Country- Girls and Boys Varsity have their District meet at Solon today to determine State qualification- please dismiss runners at 12:50.  Have a great run ladies and gentlemen!!!

                        Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • HS Student council will meet tomorrow morning at 7:45.
  • Juniors:  The next prom committee meeting will be after school today in room 164.  Bring any ideas that you may have for a theme for this year’s prom.
  • Once again- you may access the daily announcements on the school web page under Schools, Jr/Sr High School - ALSO- the link to order Regional tickets for tonight's game is clickable there- on today's announcements.

Lunch Today is-    Spaghetti, Mini garlic bread, Corn , Applesauce

  • Birthdays today- Happy birthday to Anne Schmidt

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/19/21- Tuesday, Oct 19th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors:  The next prom committee meeting will be after school on Wednesday, October 20th, in room 164.  Bring any ideas that you may have for a theme for this year’s prom.
  • Counselor Chat - Seniors - remember that Thursday, October 21st is FAFSA Help Night at WB for Seniors and their families.  Appointments are available from 4:00-7:00 p.m.  This is a great time to get your financial aid paperwork filed for college.  Contact Mrs. Ryan for an appointment.  
  • PBIS is hosting a Halloween dress up day next week on Friday October 29th. To participate, please pay Mrs. Carr $1 in the library. No masks that cover your entire face will be allowed.
  • Junior High Student Council will meet after school today in Ms. Bourg’s room.
  • HS Student Council will meet Thursday at 7:45.

         

  • Also - in case you didn’t know- if you happen to miss announcements- you don’t have to miss out on the information! You can always find them on the school website under the schools drop down menu look for Jr/Sr High School and they are there!
  • Lunch Today is- Chicken tenders, Oven potato, Pineapple, Cheese breadstick

  • Birthdays today- Today we celebrate Stacy Dzawo- hope you have a great day!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/18/21- Monday, Oct 18th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  Our JV football team has a game tonight at Keokuk at 6:00 &
  • Volleyball- Regionals start tonight- our Lady Falcons take on Central Lee Hawks at 7:00 right here at home! Theme tonight is Groutfit! So get your grey on & Come cheer on your team. **Reminder- If you plan to attend- please see the email sent to you by Mr Housel to purchase your tickets (they must be purchased online!)  
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • JH wrestling There will be a JH wrestling meeting in Room 154 after school today at 3:30 PM

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors:  The next prom committee meeting will be after school on Wednesday, October 20th, in room 164.  Bring any ideas that you may have for a theme for this year’s prom.

 -        Juniors & Seniors- Central College will be in our library today at 1:45 to talk about opportunities at Central-Sign up on Mrs. Ryan's door or reply to this email to attend.  You are responsible for any work missed during a college visit. Check your email for more information

  • Lunch Today is-  Fajitas, Black beans,&  Tropical fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Jack Spencer and Andrea Reynolds!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

        

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/15/21- Friday, Oct, 15th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Volleyball- FYI- our Varsity girls start regionals on Monday- if you would like to attend- please see the email sent to you by Mr. Housel to purchase your tickets as they must be purchased online (Please note- your regular student/staff passes will not work to get in during the regional play) so please let your family know they will need to get online to prepay for tickets.
  • Football- Our Football Team- has a Game tonight at Keokuk at 7:00- It's a black out - Go out and support your Falcons on the field!
  • Go get ‘em Falcons!!
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Student Council will meet next Thursday at 7:45, please plan to attend.
  • Juniors:  The next prom committee meeting will be after school on Wednesday, October 20th, in room 164.  Bring any ideas that you may have for a theme for this year’s prom.
  • Office
  • Jostens Sophomore rings and Senior Graduation packets are due today, please get them filled out and turned in to the office or complete them online ASAP
  • Seniors make sure that you submit to Mr. Snodgrass your picture for the Senior Graduate Wall composite.
  • Attention students:  Mr. Jones is looking for student volunteers to help read the daily announcements.  We are looking for ways to increase positive student involvement in the school.  If interested please send an email to Mr. Jones letting him know of your interest.  

Lunch Today is- Mac n cheese, Broccoli, Pineapple

Birthdays today- Today we celebrate Racheal Fenton- hope you have a great birthday!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/14/21- Thursday, Oct 14th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball- Our HS volleyball have their last regular season game tonight at Fairfield with Fresh Soph starting at 5 with JV & Varsity to follow! Please dismiss the players at 3:05 to catch their bus.
  • Cross Country-  and our JH & HS Cross Country have a meet vs Mediapolis this afternoon at Big Hollow at 4:30 Please dismiss them at 2:50.
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors will have a mini meeting today to discuss Career Day materials.  Read your email to know when your meeting will be.  Career Day is tomorrow at SCC Periods 2-4.  
  • Robotics team members, check your e-mails and respond to the survey sent out.  If you did not receive the survey, e-mail Mr. Blankenship.  Next meeting is at 9AM on Saturday!

  • Office
  • Jostens Sophomore rings and Senior Graduation packets are due tomorrow  please get them filled out and turned in to the office or complete them online ASAP
  • Seniors make sure that you submit to Mr. Snodgrass your picture for the Senior Graduate Wall composite.
  • Attention students:  Mr. Jones is looking for student volunteers to help read the daily announcements.  We are looking for ways to increase positive student involvement in the school.  If interested please send an email to Mr. Jones letting him know of your interest.  

 

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Quesadilla, Black beans, fresh orange

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Dalton Blow!
  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/13/21- Wednesday, October 13th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Any Juniors interested in helping to plan prom this year are invited to attend a brief informational meeting after school today in Mrs. Bates room (164)
  • Junior High students - If you have not voted yet, today will be the last day to vote for the movie that will be played  October 29th, 2021, for the  Halloween Party Movie Night. You will find the movie survey in your student email. The winning movie will be posted on the bulletin board at the end of the day.Student Council wants to thank everyone for their support.
  • Counselor Chat 

- Seniors! We still have a few who haven’t completed their Senior Survey.  Mrs. Ryan re-sent it to you yesterday.  Please complete it if you haven’t already!

- Seniors - If you need help filing your FAFSA (financial aid for college form), then you and your parents should attend one of the FAFSA Help Nights.  They are Thursday, October 21 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. in the West Burlington HS Library or at SCC on Wednesday, November 3 from 3:00-6:00 p.m.  If you have questions, ask Mrs. Ryan.

  • Office
  • Jostens Sophomore rings and Senior Graduation packets are due this Friday 15th, please get them filled out and turned in to the office or complete them online ASAP
  • Seniors make sure that you submit to Mr. Snodgrass your picture for the Senior Graduate Wall composite.
  • Attention students:  Mr. Jones is looking for student volunteers to help read the daily announcements.  We are looking for ways to increase positive student involvement in the school.  If interested please send an email to Mr. Jones letting him know of your interest.  

Lunch Today is- Turkey & gravy, Mashed potatoes, Steamed corn, Kiwi, Dinner roll              

  • Birthdays today-

Happy Birthday to Keira Bainbridge & Damion and Nicholas Snyder- we hope it's a great one!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Make it a great day and SOAR high today Falcons

10/12/21- Tuesday, Oct 12th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football- our JH Football team plays Burlington at home at 4:30
  • Volleyball- We have a big game tonight against ND at home - Fresh soph at 5:30, JV at 6:30 & Varsity at 7:30- It is Jersey night- come be loud and support our Falcons!!
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Robotics- meeting after school today at high school science. It is not too late to join!

  • Counselor Chat - Seniors - we still need many of you to read your school emails and complete the Senior Survey that was sent out on October 4th from Mrs. Ryan.  So far we have 41/62 completed with 21 to go!
  • Juniors and Seniors are invited to attend the University of Iowa college representative visit today at 11:30.  Sign up on Mrs. Ryan’s door or respond to email by 9:30 to be excused to attend.  Space is limited and Seniors will have priority.

  • Any Juniors interested in helping to plan prom this year are invited to attend a brief informational meeting after school on Wednesday in Mrs. Bates room (164)
  • Junior High Student Council will meet today after school in Ms. Bourg’s classroom.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken patty, Oven potato, Pears                         

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish a Happy Birthday to Kyler Crow!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/11/21- Monday, Oct 11th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  JV game tonight at Highland at 6:00 &
  • Volleyball- JV tournament at Wapello at 4:30. Please release JV at 2:50 from class today.                 Good Luck Falcons!!
  • Cross Country-  

  • ACTIVITES

  • Counselor Chat - Seniors! Be sure to complete the Senior Survey Mrs. Ryan sent to you in an email on October 4th.
  • Seniors planning to graduate early can get application from outside Mrs. Ryan’s office or in the Senior - Class of 2022 Google Drive Folder.
  • Spanish Club meeting after school today in room 164.
  • Any Juniors interested in helping to plan prom, please stop by room 164 (Mrs. Bates) after school on Wednesday for a quick informational meeting.

-        OFFICE

Anyone wanting a LETTER JACKET may come to the office and get the forms. ORDERS RECEIVED BY DEADLINE ARE GUARANTEED PRE-CHRISTMAS DELIVERY.

Seniors!

If you haven't already received your cap and gown packets, you can pick one up in the office.  

Sophomores!

If you are wanting to order a Class ring,  packets can be picked up in the office.

**Jostens Orders are due this Friday the 15th

VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU READ AND FOLLOW  THE YELLOW STICKER INSTRUCTIONS ON YOUR PACKETS!

ALL orders are due OCTOBER 15TH the drop box will be in the office throughout the day  or before classes start with Mr. Snodgrass or Mr. Jones at the front doors.

  • Lunch Today is- Pizza, Baby carrots & ranch, Applesauce    

  • Birthdays today-  Happy birthday to Katelyn Newberry, Garrett Prickett,

DeMontrae Hall, & Landon Whitmore today!!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/8/21- Friday, Oct, 8th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  We have a Home game at 7:00 for our Varsity Football team vs. Grinnell & It's jersey night- so Come cheer them on by sporting your favorite jersey tonight!
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITES
  • Robotics - Reminder of the regular meeting scheduled for tomorrow morning at 9AM.
  • Attention students seeking Silver Cord hours - The Walk to End Alzheimer's local community organizer is looking for student volunteers in need of Silver Cord hours  to help this weekend.  If you are interested please see Mr. Snodgrass or send him an email.

Counselor Chat

  • Today is College/Career Day for Grades 6-12.  This day is to encourage students to explore their options for their future.  Whether it is by going into the workforce, apprenticeship programs, military, trade schools, or colleges and universities, we want you to be prepared as best you can for your plans after graduation.  
  • Seniors considering to attend SCC should report to the cafeteria at 9:30 TODAY.  A representative from SCC will be here to help you with the application process.  Bring your Chromebook.

-OFFICE

Anyone wanting a LETTER JACKET may come to the office and get the forms. ORDERS RECEIVED BY DEADLINE ARE GUARANTEED PRE-CHRISTMAS DELIVERY.

Seniors!

 If you haven't already received your cap and gown packets, you can pick one up in the office.  

Sophomores!

If you are wanting to order a Class ring,  packets can be picked up in the office.

VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU READ AND FOLLOW  THE YELLOW STICKER INSTRUCTIONS ON YOUR PACKETS!

ALL orders are due OCTOBER 15TH the drop box will be in the office throughout the day  or before classes start with Mr. Snodgrass or Mr. Jones at the front doors.

Lunch Today is-  chicken tenders, green beans, tropical fruit and cheese breadsticks.

Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Isaiah Fenton and Samantha Milks!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/7/21- Thursday, Oct 7th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  JV game tonight vs Illini West at 6:00- Good Luck tonight Falcons!
  • Volleyball- 5:30pm Fresh/Soph, Varsity Match @ 7:30pm\ vs. New London  @  New London High School - The theme tonight is Blackout- they would love to have you come cheer them on & help them beat the Tigers!
  • Cross Country- Girls/boys JH/Varsity Conference Meet ND/WB vs. Wapello Please release both Jr and Sr High School runners at 2:40 today
  • ACTIVITES
  • Seniors - there will be a meeting in the auditorium at 2:00 today to discuss some important information- you will be released by an announcement from the office
  • Seniors - please complete the survey that was sent in an email from Mrs. Ryan ASAP.
  • Junior High Students- Be sure to go to your email and vote for the student council Halloween Party movie. Everyone please vote.

Attention students seeking Silver Cord hours -  The Walk to End Alzheimer's local community organizer is looking for student volunteers in need of Silver Cord hours  to help this coming weekend.  If you are interested please see Mr. Snodgrass or send him an email.

  • Lunch Today is- teriyaki beef dippers, steamed corn and pineapple.

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish Tannyson Christofferson and Autumn Schmidt-McDowell an extra special birthday!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/6/21- Wednesday, October 6th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITES

        - Attention students seeking Silver Cord hours -  The Walk to End Alzheimer's local community organizer is looking for student volunteers in need of Silver Cord hours  to help Walk to End Alzheimer’s event that is scheduled for this coming weekend.  If you are interested please see Mr. Snodgrass or send him an email.  

Lunch Today is-  orange chicken, brown rice, broccoli and apple slices.

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Lance Stienhoff, Chloe & Grace Wilke!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/5/21- Tuesday, Oct 5th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS
  • Football-  JH Game Keokuk vs. WB/ND  @4:30pm at West Burlington High School. Come out and support the boys in their first home game of the season!
  • Volleyball- Fresh/Soph @5:30pm, JV Match 6:30pm & Varsity @7:30pm vs. Holy Trinity at home.  The theme tonight is Frat night- so put on your party clothes and go cheer the girls on!
  • Cross Country-
  • ACTIVITES
  •  Juniors-Reminder that today is the- Junior College Fair from 10:00-11:00 (All Juniors)
  • Robotics - Regular meeting today after school in the HS Science room.
  • Junior High student council will meet at 3:30 today in Ms. Bourg’s room.
  • HS Art Club meets tonight after school in the Art Room. See you there!

 

  • Lunch Today is- tenderloin, baked beans and peaches.

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Addison Johnson

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/4/21- Monday, Oct 4th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-
  • Volleyball-  JH Match vs. Central Lee @4:30pm. Bus leaves at 3:10 so please dismiss the players at 3:00
  • Cross Country-  

  • ACTIVITES
  • Thank you all for a great homecoming week. Remember, when we support our Falcons we do so in a SOARing manner, so keep your cheers positive!

 

  • Lunch Today is-  mini corn dog, sweet potato fries and pears

  • Birthdays today-  NONE

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

10/1/21- Friday, Oct 1st

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football- It's the big Homecoming Game tonight at-  7pm. vs Fairfield-- the theme tonight is white out! So sorry for that confusion! The pep club just notified us of the theme! Regardless of what you wear, come and cheer on the Falcons!
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITES

Tomorrow night is the HOCO dance-  it will be held here in the HS Gym from 8 to 11  - Tickets purchased at the door for $5.

 to attend you also must...have all detentions served & school

 fees paid. Please make sure you have read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines

  • Also reminder that tomorrow from 9-2, there is a FREE outdoorsmen festival just across the river from Burlington at Crystal Lake Club outside Gulfport. All students are invited. There will be lots of cool demonstrations and activities for those of you who enjoy outdoor activities like hunting and fishing and such.  If you are interested more details have also been emailed to you by Mr Illian.

Lunch Today is- BBQ Rib Sandwich, Oven potatoes, Mandarin oranges  

Birthdays today-  Aaden Rocha, Levi Fletcher- Bates and Marion DeJaynes we wish you a happy one!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/30/21- Thursday, Sep 30th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  JH Football game at Mediapolis today at  @4:30. Please dismiss the players, cheerleaders and managers at 3:00 for their bus at 3:10- Good luck tonight boys!
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country- girls/boys JH & V meet at Winfield-Mount Union @4:30pm.  Dismissal time is 2:45 pm and leave time is at 2:55.

  • ACTIVITES
  • Tonight is the Homecoming Parade and Pep Assembly!
  • The Parade is @5:30.  Parade line is at the mall and parade ends here at the school-  there will be a Baked Potato Bar in the cafeteria for $6 and dessert is a goodwill donation with proceeds going to Post Prom -Then our Pep Assembly is @ 7:00 in HS gym- Come out and join the fun!!!

 Reminder tomorrow’s Theme is:  Spirit Day- wear your Falcon Gear

 SATURDAY 10/2 is the HOCO dance- the dance will be held at

 HS Gym from 8 to 11  -  Tickets purchased at the door for $5.

 to attend you also must...have all detentions served & school

 fees paid.

  • Lunch Today is- tacos, black beans and tropical fruit.

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all be sure to wish Caden Sawyers & Taelie Lees a super happy birthday today!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/29/21- Wednesday, Sep 29th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-
  • 6-12 Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • ACTIVITES
  • High school students please make sure you read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines. Remember that all fines must be paid and all detentions served to attend.

  • High school students wishing to bring a guest from another high school to the 2021 Homecoming dance may pick up guest registration forms in the office.  Guest registration forms must be turned in to the office by 4:00pm Today.
  • Student Council meets tomorrow morning at 7:30.
  • Any available juniors, please stop by room 164 (Mrs. Bates’s room) after school to work on decorations for the class float.

Reminder tomorrow’s Theme is:   Class Color War- Freshman- Light Blue, Soph- Black,

        Jrs- Neon Pink, Srs- Purple

Teachers-White

Lunch Today is- chicken patty, sweet potato fries and pears.

  • Birthdays today-Happy happy birthday today to Xavier Allison & Ella Spiker,

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/28/21- Tuesday, Sep 28th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball-  JH match vs. Notre Dame  @  Notre Dame High School, home match vs Danville F/S @5:30, JV @6:30 and V @7:30 and it is USA night at the game- come cheer them on in your red, white & blue!
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITES
  • High school students please make sure you read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines.

  • High school students wishing to bring a guest from another high school to the 2021 Homecoming dance may pick up guest registration forms in the office.  Guest registration forms must be turned into the office by 4:00pm tomorrow.

        

Please make sure you cast your votes for Homecoming Queen and King. Ballots close at the end of the day on Wednesday.

Any available juniors, please stop by room 164 (Mrs. Bates’s room) after school to work on decorations for the class float.

 Reminder tomorrow’s Theme is:   Famous 80’s

Junior High - Student Council will meet after school today at 3:30PM in Ms. Bourg’s room.

Freshmen and Sophomores, if you paid for a class shirt, please stop by Mrs.Allen’s room and pick it up.

                

  • Lunch Today is- salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, apple slices and dinner roll.

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Jonah Coyle!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

9/27/21- Monday, Sep 27th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-   JV game vs. WB/ND  @  West Burlington High School
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-  starting at 4:15 girls/boys JH & V meet vs Clear Creek Amana @Kickers Park, Iowa City. Dismissal at 1:50.

  • ACTIVITES
  • High school students if you haven’t yet- please make sure you read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines.

  • High school students wishing to bring a guest from another high school to the 2021 Homecoming dance may pick up guest registration forms in the office.  Guest registration forms must be turned into the office by 4:00pm Wednesday September 29.
  • Spanish Club Members - Officer elections and our bracelet making activity will be after school today in room 164.
  • Homecoming Queen and King ballots are in your emails. Make sure you vote by the end of the day on Wednesday.

         

Reminder tomorrow’s Theme is:

  •  Holidaze- Freshman- Easter, Sophomores- Christmas,

       Juniors- Halloween, Seniors- 4th July

        Teachers- Spring Break

  • Lunch Today is- Burrito, cheesy broccoli and mandarin oranges

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish a great birthday to Jaevian Crow & Abigail Ritter

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/24/21- Friday, Sep 24th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  Varsity Football game @ Solon at 7pm. Lets Go Falcons!! 
  • Volleyball- The HS Varsity Volleyball team defeated L&M, Van Buren, and Winfield last night at the super conference to advance to the finals on Saturday (tomorrow) at 5pm at SCC. Great job, ladies! Come cheer on your lady Falcons!!
  • Cross Country- Fantastic night of running for the ND/WB Cross Country Team at the Burlington Invitational ran at the Rec Plex last night.  All athletes ran very well and most ran their personal best times.  Next meet is Monday September 27th at Iowa City. Great Job to our runners!

  • ACTIVITES
  • Spanish Club - If you are interested in running for office, please submit your officer application by the end of the school day on Friday.  Officer elections will be held before our bracelet activity at 3:35 on Monday, September 27th.
  • Art Club students painting windows meet in Mr. Fleece’s room after school today.

  • Jenna Schnellbacher from Student Council and the Pep Club is here to tell you all about Homecoming Week.
  •  As you all know next week is Homecoming week.

Each day there will be a theme and coordinating Dress up Days for the HIGH SCHOOL students & staff only…. So here is your preview so you can plan ahead-

HoCO Dress up Days are:

  • Monday- Neon Day
  • Tuesday- Holidaze- Freshman- Easter, Sophomores- Christmas,

Juniors- Halloween, Seniors- 4th July

  • Wednesday- Anything 80’s

Thursday- Class Color War- Again: Freshman- Light Blue, Soph- Black,

Jrs- Neon Pink, Srs- Purple

Friday- Spirit Day- WBHS colors 

Next SATURDAY 10/2 is the HOCO dance- the dance will be held at

 HS Gym from 8 to 11  -  Tickets purchased at the door for $5.

to attend you also must...have all detentions served & school fees paid

  • High school students please make sure you read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines. Any high school student planning on bringing a guest, your registration forms are due by 4:00 on Wednesday, September 29th. Forms can be picked up in the office.

  • There will be a high school assembly this afternoon- you will be released by an announcement from the office during 6th period today.

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Lunch Today is- Garlic french bread, Green beans & Pineapple

Birthdays today-  Happy birthday to Natania Shaver & Hunter Holdefer!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

9/23/21- Thursday, Sep 23rd-

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  JH Football at Central Lee @ 5:00
  • Volleyball- HS VB tournament pool play begins tonight at L&M at 5. Please dismiss Varsity players at 3:10 for the bus.
  • Cross Country- Home meet tonight for our JH & HS Cross Country team at the Rec Plex vs Burlington this afternoon @ 4:30. Please dismiss the running  Falcons at 3:15

Go get ‘em tonight Falcons!

  • ACTIVITES
  • JH girls basketball is meeting today with Coach Galvin and Coach Vandeberg during lunch. You will meet in the JH gym. Seventh grade girls will meet at 11:55 and the eighth graders will meet at 12:00. Any questions can be directed to Coach Galvin in room 157.  
  • High school students please make sure you read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines.
  • High school students bringing a guest from another school, your forms are due to the office by 4:00pm Wednesday, September 29.
  • Homecoming court voting ends at the end of the day today. Make sure you cast your votes!
  • Spanish Club Members running for office, your application is due at the end of the day on Friday. Elections will be Monday, September 27th.
  • Art Club students painting windows meet in Mr. Fleece’s room after school today.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Hot ham n cheese, Cheesy broccoli & Fresh orange

  • Birthdays today-  Lillian Chavez, & Gavin Abellana Happy birthday to you both today!!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

9/22/21- Wednesday, Sep 22nd-

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball- Super Conference game tomorrow night for the Varsity beginning at 5 at L & M. Come support your Lady Falcons!
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITES
  • Reminder, there will be a student council meeting tomorrow morning.
  • Junior High Girls Basketball -  Any 7th or 8th grade GIRL that would like to participate in Junior High Girls Basketball, should meet with Coach Galvin and Coach Vandenberg , Thursday, September 23rd during your lunch period.   We will meet in the Jr High Gym.  Seventh grade girls should proceed to the gym at 11:55am and eighth grade girls will meet us in the gym at 12:00pm.   If you have any questions, please contact Coach Galvin in room 157.
  • High school students please make sure you read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines.

  • High school students wishing to bring a guest from another high school to the 2021 Homecoming dance may pick up guest registration forms in the office.  Guest registration forms must be turned into the office by 4:00pm Wednesday September 29.
  • Sunday Funday is this weekend at 1pm. to kick off Homecoming Week. Come and compete or cheer on your class in the Ruff N Tuff and Powder Puff competitions. You do not need a class shirt to participate, just wear your class colors. Seniors-purple, Juniors-neon pink, Sophomores-black and Freshmen-light blue.
  • Homecoming Court voting ballots are in your emails, read the instructions carefully. Please cast your votes before the end of the day on Thursday.
  • Spanish Club Members - If you are interested in running for office, please submit your officer application by the end of the school day on Friday.  Officer elections will be held before our bracelet activity at 3:35 on Monday, September 27th.

  • Parent Teacher Conferences are tonight from 4-6 -  remind your parents to come see us!

 

  • Lunch Today is- Fajita, Black beans & Applesauce

  • Birthdays today- NA

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/21/21- Tuesday, Sep 21st-

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball- JH Volleyball plays at Waco today at 4:30
  • Cross Country- and JH and HS Cross Country have a meet tonight at Mt Pleasant at 4:30!  Run like the wind Falcons 🙂

  • ACTIVITES
  • Art Club meets after school from 3:30-5:30
  • Reminer- SCC will be here today at 9:30- Juniors & Seniors -if you signed up to attend please report to the library at 9:30!
  • High school students please make sure you read your email to ensure that you are familiar with the school dance guidelines.

  • High school students wishing to bring a guest from another high school to the 2021 Homecoming dance may pick up guest registration forms in the office.  Guest registration forms must be turned into the office by 4:00pm Wednesday September 29.

        

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken tenders, Oven potatoes & Fresh apple

  • Birthdays today-  Happy day to Dominic Kohl & Kyla Moore

  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

9/20/21- Monday, Sep 20th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football- JV Football Game at home tonight vs. Van Buren County @ 6:00
  •   Volleyball-   JH Volleyball also have a home match vs Van Buren @ 4:30, and

 our JV volleyball team has a Tournament @ Notre Dame High School starting at 5:00 ---- Lets Go Falcons!!

  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITES
  • Juniors, you need to order your class shirt online by 10am this morning.
  • Lunch Today is- Italian sub sand, Baby carrots/ranch & Pears    

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish Lyblie Christofferson a super birthday!
  • Pledge of Allegiance -

At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:

  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/17/21- Friday, Sep 17th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  Varsity Football Game @ home vs. Mt Pleasant @  7pm.  It’s Beach night- put your Hawaian shirts and flippers & Go support your Falcons!!
  • Volleyball- Won all their games last night! Way to go ladies!
  • Cross Country-

  • ACTIVITES
  • The junior high student council will meet next Tuesday, September 21,2021, after school in room 383. See you then. If you have any questions you can email Mrs. Bourg.

 Lunch Today is- chicken patty sandwich, sliced carrots & tropical fruit

  • Birthdays today- NA

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

9/9/21- Thursday, Sep 16th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS- We have a….
  • Football- J
  • Volleyball- Game vs Central lee at home tonight Fresh So JV &  Varsity -Hick night!!!
  • Cross country-  Cross Country: @ Ft Madison
  • Good Luck Falcons~!
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Additional 2021 yearbooks are available for purchase through the office.  Junior High yearbooks are 15.30 and high school yearbooks are 51.00. They won’t last long.

  • Lunch Today is- Orange Chicken, brown rice, broccoli & mandarin oranges

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish a Happy Birthday to Christian Najera !!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/15/21- Wednesday, Sep 15th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  
  • Volleyball-  
  • Cross Country-
  • ACTIVITIES
  • There will be a student council meeting tomorrow morning at 7:30.
  • Freshmen, if you are ordering a class shirt, please fill out the spreadsheet in your email, it is closing today. The money for the shirts is due Friday morning.

White Nike shoes in Mrs. Watkins office are still looking for their owner

Lunch Turkey & gravy, Mashed potatoes, Cheese breadstick and Diced Peaches  

 

**Last evening the WB School Board voted to implement mandatory masking for all students and staff beginning tomorrow, Thursday, September 16th.  

   

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday Ashi Pennaka-Hope it's a great one!

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/14/21- Tuesday, Sep 14th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  JH game @ Fort Madison  starting at 4:30 pm
  • Volleyball-   match at Cardinal High School, FS @ 5:30, Jv @ 6:30, V @ 7:30 and JH vs. Cardinal @ home. Lets come out and support our Falcons. HS volleyball players will be leaving at 3:20 and should be dismissed at 3:10 today.
  • Cross Country-
  • ACTIVITIES-

There will be another opportunity to sign up for the student council after school today with Mrs. Bourg in room 383. Stop by and see what the student council is all about and hopefully you will join.

-High School Musical Auditions for Legally Blonde will be held Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday after school in the High School auditorium.  Sign up on the sheet outside of the auditorium for an audition time.  If none of the available time slots work for you, let Mrs. Siebers or Mrs. Allen know.

  • If you are missing a pair of white Nike size 8- see Mrs. Watkins

Lunch Pizza,  green beans and Apples slices      

  • Birthdays today- Wishing an extra special birthday to Addison Shuff & Isabella Amenelll

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/13/21- Monday, Sep 13th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  JV game at Medipolis starting @6:00 pm
  • Volleyball-   home JV match vs New London starting at 4:30pm
  • Cross Country-
  • ACTIVITIES
  • The first High School Spanish Club meeting of the year will be after school today in room 164.  Also - all students are welcome to join, even if you are not taking Spanish!
  • Sophomores! You have until the end of the day TODAY to complete the google form about homecoming shirts. If you want a nickname on the back, please put that in the extra comment area. Remember, if you sign up for a shirt, YOU MUST PAY FOR IT.
  • If you are missing a pair of shoes, see Mrs. Watkins
  •  Lunch Today is- Lasagna, Mini garlic bread, Corn & Kiwi      
  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Audrey Bazel

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/10/21- Friday, Sep 10th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-  Varsity game at Mediapolis starting @ 7:00 pm. It’s Hick night- put on some boots, Flannel or Camo & Go support your Falcons!!
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-
  • Lunch Today is- Mac n cheese, Broccoli, Diced pears & Dinner roll        
  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday Shyann Hocking!! Hope it's a great one!
  • ACTIVITES
  • Reminder: the first High School Spanish Club meeting of the year will be after school on Monday, September 13th, in room 164.  All students are welcome to join Spanish Club, even if you are not taking Spanish!

  • High School yearbooks will be handed out during 6th period today.  These are the 2020-2021 yearbooks that you purchased over a year ago. There are additional yearbooks that you may purchase in the office for 51.00.  They will be offered on a first come basis.  

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/9/21- Thursday, Sep 9th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS- We have a….
  • Football- JH Football game at Pekin high school starting @5:00- Dismiss @ 2:35  bus leaves at 2:45
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross country- meet at Fairfield starting @4:30- please Dismiss @3:00 for bus
  • Good Luck Falcons~!
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Freshmen, check your emails and vote today for your class shirt for Homecoming week.

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken tenders, Sweet potato fries & Applesauce

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish a Happy Birthday to Brady Martin, Malea Craig, & Camden Coy!!!

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/8/21- Wednesday, Sep 8th

A Day Today

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  • SPORTS-
  • Football-
  • Volleyball-
  • Cross Country-
  • ACTIVITIES-
  • The first High School Spanish Club meeting of the year will be after school on Monday, September 13th, in room 164.  All students are welcome to join Spanish Club, even if you are not taking Spanish!
  • Tonight is the first FCCLA meeting in Ms. MOrgan’s room, 375, after school today.  If you are even a little interested in what we do, please come and join us!
  • Student Council meets tomorrow morning at 7:30 in room 271.

  • Lunch Today is- Beef meatball sub, Oven potatoes and Pineapple
  • On Friday, 9/17/21 we will have chicken patty sandwich (45G) instead of crispitos (22G).

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Chloe Tovias
  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:  

  • The kitchen's snack bar will not be open today as they are too short of staff. It will be open tomorrow. Sorry for the inconvenience.

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

9/7/21- Tuesday, September 7th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Football-JV football hosts Fort Madison at 6 PM tonight
  • Volleyball-First home game tonight against WACO F/S 530, JV 630, V 730. Come cheer on your Lady Falcons!
  • JH volleyball plays at Holy Trinity in West Point at 4:30 PM today students dismissed at 3:05 for 3:15 bus
  • Cross Country-
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Any high school students interested in joining or learning more about the West Burlington FIRST Tech Challenge robotics team, please contact Mr. Blankenship or come to the brief informational meeting TODAY after school in the High School Science room.
  • The first High School Spanish Club meeting of the year will be after school on Monday, September 13th, in room 164.  All students are welcome to join Spanish Club, even if you are not taking Spanish!
  • Anyone interested in joining the high school art club please come to the art room after school today for a brief informational meeting!

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Quesadillas, Black beans and Fresh oranges          

  • Birthdays today-
  •  An extra special day to our falcons with birthdays today- we wish you a great one Michelle Crab!

  • Pledge of Allegiance - At this time we invite you to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance together:
  • I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The following students need to see Mr. Jones during passing period or lunch today:

  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!