Daily Announcements

WBHS Falcon Facts/Daily Announcements

5/27/22- Friday, May 27th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Baseball/Softball- Jv at 5:30pm varsity follows vs. Wapello  @  Wapello High School
  • JH Baseball/Softball- starts at 5:30pm vs. Fort Madison  @  Fort Madison High School

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Please return all books to the library.
  • The end of the school year is almost here! Make sure you see Mrs. Hertzler to sign up for Summer Academy if you are behind on credits. Summer Academy will run Monday-Friday, June 6th through July 1st.
  • Reminder we will be doing bus drills by grade level & alphabet this morning.

Lunch Today is- Lunch on the lawn! Hot dog, Chips, and fruit

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish Connor Bush a happy 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!!

5/26/22- Thursday, May  26th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS baseball/softball- Jv starts at 5:30pm varsity follows WB/ND vs. Van Buren County  @  Ferguson Complex
  • HS Soccer-  Congrats to the boys soccer team on qualifying for the state tournament.  They will play Western Christian Wednesday at Noon.
  • JH Baseball/Softball- start at 5:30pm vs. Van Buren County  @  West Burlington High School
  • HS Baseball Field

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Please return any library books to the library as soon as possible.
  • The end of the school year is quickly approaching! Make sure you see Mrs. Hertzler to sign up for Summer Academy if you are behind on credits. Summer Academy will run Monday-Friday, June 6th through July 1st.
  • 8th graders need their Four Year Plans!!! Turn them into Mrs. Ryan ASAP!
  • Tomorrow is Lunch on the Lawn- weather permitting- we will go outside with our Hot dogs & chips & enjoy a picnic lunch during your assigned lunch time

  • Lunch Today is- BBQ rib sand, sweet potato fries, mixed fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Gavin Waddell and Daniel Brobston a happy birthday!!!

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!!

5/25/22- Wednesday, May 25th 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • BOTH- HS Baseball & HS Softball- Jv starts at 5:30pm varsity follows vs. Highland  @  West Burlington High School
  • HS Soccer- Boys Varsity Districts- Col/WMU at ND @ 6:30

  • ACTIVITIES
  • All books are now due in the library TODAY.
  • The end of the school year is quickly approaching! Make sure you see Mrs. Hertzler to sign up for Summer Academy if you are behind on credits. Summer Academy will run Monday-Friday, June 6th through July 1st.
  • 8th graders need to return completed and signed Four Year Plans ASAP.  
  • The JH Boardgame Club will meet, for a final time this year, in Mr. McCollum’s room, from 3:30 to 5.
  • Freshmen- Log into your email and fill out the form for your class shirt for next year.
  • Spanish Club - We will meet at 4:30 at Casa Fiesta for our end of the year celebration.
  • Seniors:
  • Please stop in and pick up your artwork from the art room today.
  • Reminder graduation practice is Friday at 9:00 AM (Bring your cap and gown).
  • At noon, seniors will walk through the elementary school for the graduate parade.
  • If you have not spoken with Mr. Jones yet this morning, please make sure you stop by and chat with him.

        -Junior High Student Council will have their last meeting and end of the year ceremony after school today in room 383. See you there.

  • Lunch Today is-  Turkey & Gravy, mashed potatoes, peaches, dinner roll

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Kelis Holmes, Gavin Walker, and Jace Figuereo a happy 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.

  • LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR SENIORS!!!! We HOPE YOU ALL HAVE A GOOD SUMMER AND GOOD LUCK IN YOUR FUTURE- You WILL BE MISSED!!!!

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

5/24/22- Tuesday, May 24th

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH baseball starts at 4 PM at Notre Dame and they will be dismissed at 3 PM
  • HS Baseball- Jv starts at 5:30pm vs. Notre Dame  @  Notre Dame High School
  • HS Baseball Field There will be no varsity.
  • HS Softball- Varsity double header at 5:30pm WB/ND vs. Fort Madison  @  Fort Madison High School
  • HS Soccer- Girls Varsity regionals at 6:00pm ND/WB/Dan vs. North Scott  @  North Scott High School: Eldrige, IA - PLEASE Dismiss them at 2:30 today
  • HS Cheerleading tryouts are tonight at 5:30 in the JH gym

  • ACTIVITIES
  • All books are due in the library tomorrow May 25th.
  • The end of the school year is quickly approaching! Make sure you see Mrs. Hertzler to sign up for Summer Academy if you are behind on credits. Summer Academy will run Monday-Friday, June 6th through July 1st.

Lunch Today is-  chicken tenders, broccoli,pears,cheese breadstick

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.

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

5/23/22- Monday, May 23th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Softball/Baseball- Girls/ Boys JV game at 5:30pm Varsity follows vs. New London  @  West Burlington High Schoo
  • JH Softball/Baseball- Girls/Boys at 5:30pm WB/ND vs. New London  @  New London High School bus leaves at 4 PM
  • HS Soccer
  • HS Cheerleading tryouts are tomorrow at 5:30 in the JH gym
  • There will be a HS football meeting today after school in the auditorium for those interested in current grades 8-11.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Any underclassmen student that has been completing Silver Cord Service hours this year will need to make sure those service logs are submitted to Mr. Snodgrass prior to June 1.
  • Today is a great day for Pizza!  Don’t forget to grab your supper at Pizza Ranch tonight from 5-8pm to help support our Fine Arts Program!
  • Today is the last day to check out books in the library.  All books will be due this Wednesday May 25th.
  • Congratulations to Raine Messemaker on being the SOAR Day Scavenger Hunt Winner! See Mr. Robinson for your prize.
  • The end of the school year is quickly approaching! Make sure you see Mrs. Hertzler to sign up for Summer Academy if you are behind on credits. Summer Academy will run Monday-Friday, June 6th through July 1st from 8-noon.
  • Students attending the Senior Class Trip need to turn in their permission forms to Mr. Fleece between 2nd and 3rd period passing time or turn into the office.
  • The following students need to turn in their forms: Kenyon Baker, Justin Barte, Hailey Gerstel, Juana Jones, Emerson Lehman, Lauren Krogmeier, Kylee Logan, Arya Nowroozi, Noah Race, Alyssa Ruther, Caden Sawyers, Damion Snyder, Gabe Zurita.
  • Reminder, we will meet in the high school parking lot at 6:00AM to promptly leave at 6:15AM for Six Flags.
  • Mckenna Marlow needs to report to Mr. Fleece’s room at the end of 2nd period today for information.

  • Lunch Today is- Cheeseburger,baked beans, applesauce

  • 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.

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

5/20/22- Friday, May 20th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls State WB/ND vs. TBA  @  Drake Stadium
  • HS Soccer- Girls varsity regionals at 6:00pm Central DeWitt vs. ND/WB/Dan  @  Notre Dame High School
  • HS Football-There will be a HS football meeting Monday, May 23 after school in the auditorium for those interested in current grades 8-11.

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Juniors - If you are working on earning Silver Cord hours please see Mr. Snodgrass about an opportunity to earn hours during the Snake Alley Criterium on May, 28 2022.
  • Help support our Fine Arts Dept. while eating at Pizza Ranch on Monday from 5-8.
  • Seniors please check your email to vote for graduation speakers and attendants.  Voting must be completed by 4:00 today.
  • 8th Graders need to return their Four Year Plan completed and signed.  Those not turned in by 5/25 will work on during lunch "open gym" time".  There are extra forms outside Mrs. Ryan's office.  Sample four year plans are in your "8th grade Class of 2026" Google Drive Folder.

Lunch Today is- MIni corn dogs, oven potatoes, peaches

  • Birthdays today-  Wow- lots to celebrate today-Let's all wish Kyra Garr, Regan Garr, Avery Anderson and Gracianne Robinson an extra 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.

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

5/19/22- Thursday, May 19th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Girls/Boys STATE TRACK WB/ND vs. TBA  @  Drake Stadium LETS ALL CONGRATS THEM!!!!
  • HS Football-There will be a HS football meeting Monday, May 23 after school in the auditorium for those interested in current grades 8-11.
  • Gabe Zurita will be signing with SCC to play soccer after school today in the HS gym.  Everyone is welcome to help him celebrate!

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Any underclassmen student that has been completing Silver Cord Service hours this year will need to make sure those service logs are submitted to Mr. Snodgrass prior to June 1.
  • Juniors - If you are working on earning Silver Cord hours please see Mr. Snodgrass about an opportunity to earn hours during the Snake Alley Criterium on May, 28 2022.
  • Give your parents a break from cooking and go out for pizza on Monday, May 23rd at Pizza Ranch. A portion of the proceeds made between 5pm and 8pm will come right back to our Fine Arts Program.
  • Seniors please check your email to vote for graduation speakers and attendants.  Voting must be completed by 4:00 on Friday.
  • 8th graders that are interested in being a part of Student Council next year as a Freshman, please stop by and see Mrs.Allen as soon as possible to discuss information for next year’s Homecoming.
  • You have all been emailed a survey to please fill out about our SOAR day - please do so!
  • Lunch Today is-  Chicken patty, sweet potato fries, applesauce

  • Birthdays today-  Let's all wish Isabella Blaufuss and Raylee Ayer a Happy birthday!!!!!!!

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!!

5/18/22- Wednesday, May 18th 2022

A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Track- none
  • HS Soccer- none

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Any underclassmen student that has been completing Silver Cord Service hours this year will need to make sure those service logs are submitted to Mr. Snodgrass prior to June 1.
  • Juniors - If you are working on earning Silver Cord hours please see Mr. Snodgrass about an opportunity to earn hours during the Snake Alley Criterium on May, 28 2022.
  • There will be a HS Student Council Meeting tomorrow morning at 7:30.
  • JH Board Game Club will meet today in Mr. McCollum’s room from 3:30 to 4:30.
  • Give your parents a break from cooking and go out for pizza on Monday, May 23rd at Pizza Ranch. A portion of the proceeds made between 5pm and 8pm will come right back to our Fine Arts Program.
  • Seniors - be sure to fill out the Senior Scholarships and Awards Survey that was due last Friday.  We want to be sure to recognize you for your accomplishments tonight at Awards Night and in the Graduation Program.
  • Awards Night is tonight at 5:30 p.m.  Students who were invited to attend should dress nicely for this event.  All are welcome to attend.

  • Lunch Today is-  Tacos, refried beans, fresh orange

  • 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.

  • Reminder- TODAY is SOAR Day!!
  • You will all be emailed your schedule for this afternoon by 6th period today. You will need to look at your email during your 6th period - find your name on the list and see where you go for each session.  There are 4 mini sessions or 2 double sessions or you may be in a combination of each.  You will be required to go to your assigned session (the teacher of each session will check your attendance).  On your schedule- it should say the activity and who/where it is located- if only a teacher name is listed & no location- report to that teachers room at that time.  They will then check attendance and take you to begin your activity!  We are looking forward to a funtastic afternoon!!  Remember to continue to have events like this in the future - you need to be SOARing today!
  • With that being said… Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Let's make it the best day yet!

5/17/22- Tuesday, April 17th

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Tennis- Girls varsity regionals at 9:00am
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer- Girls/Boys varsity match Girls at 5:00pm boys follow Burlington vs. ND/WB/Dan  @  Notre Dame High School

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Check out WB art students! The High School Art Show will be available to view Wednesday, May 18th-Sunday May 22, 2022 downtown at the Art Center of Burlington (301 Jefferson St) during regular hours. Everyone is welcome to attend the open house reception at the Art Center of Burlington on Sunday, May 22, 2022 from 1-3pm. (please announce all week).
  • Any underclassmen student that has been completing Silver Cord Service hours this year will need to make sure those service logs are submitted to Mr. Snodgrass prior to June 1.
  • Juniors - If you are working on earning Silver Cord hours please see Mr. Snodgrass about an opportunity to earn hours during the Snake Alley Criterium on May, 28 2022.
  • Gather your friends for a pizza night on Monday, May 23rd at Pizza Ranch.  A portion of the proceeds made between 4:30-8:30 will come back to our Fine Arts Program.
  • The following Junior High student council members will meet in Ms. Bourgs room at 2:30PM. We will be going to the elementary school to read to the kindergarten classes.
  • Brenna Schafer
  • Ben Meyer
  • Sam Dzawo
  • Sam Yonker
  • Kalee Webb
  • Ellie McCollum
  • Bryce  Logan
  • Kale Eggar
  • The following students still need to complete the participation survey at this time from Mr. Housel sent to their email:

Amelia

Leis

Antoinette

Stanford

Brian

Newberry

Kaylee

Martin-Egan

Becky

Jameson

Gabrielle

Ruther

Lunch Today is- Teriyaki dippers, cheesy broccoli, mixed fruit,dinner roll

Birthdays today-  Let's all wish Banning Grabowski, Cameron Cathcart, Gabriel Bruhl, and Isaiah Edgington a happy 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!!

5/16/22- Monday, May 16th

 A  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer-  Girls/Boys varsity match girls @ 4:30 boys follow ND/WB/Dan vs. Mount Pleasant  @  East Lake Park - Mt. Pleasant

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Seniors - There will be a class meeting in the JH gym today at the start of third period.
  • Mrs. Seibers is home sick, no vocal lessons.

  • SOAR day is approaching soon- all of you that signed up to play basketball- should have gotten an email- from Mrs. Messenger or Ms. Gerst - THIS is IMPORTANT you will need to look at the player list & come up with your team of 3 & create a team name and respond to the email by the end of the day today!!!
  • Or your team will be picked for you!
  • Junior High student council will meet after school today to organize reading to the kindergarten classes tomorrow.  See you after school.
  • The following students need to take the participation survey sent to your email from Mr. Housel:

  • Lunch Today is- BBQ meatball, steamed corn, pears, cheese breadstick

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Kailey Edmunds a happy 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!!

5/13/22- Friday, May 13th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track
  • HS Soccer- Boys conference tournament at 5:00pm
  • HS Tennis-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Seniors - There will be a class meeting in the JH gym on Monday May 16 at the start of third period.

Lunch Today is-  Mac n Cheese, broccoli, mandarin oranges, dinner roll

  • 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.

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

5/12/22- Thursday, May 12th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls varsity state qualifying meet @4:00pm WB/ND vs. Mount Pleasant  @  Mapleleaf Athletic Complex bus time is 2:30
  • HS Soccer- None
  • HS Golf Congratulations to Kaleb Allen as one of the top two golfers at sectionals yesterday to advance on the district golf meet Monday in Shellsburg!

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Seniors - There will be a class meeting in the JH gym on Monday May 16 at the start of third period.
  • There will be a High School Student Council meeting next Thursday the 19th at 7:30.
  • Art Club, Spanish Club and Science Club students attending the field trip tomorrow need to meet in the high school parking lot at 6:30 am to leave at 6:45 am. Remember to turn in your pre-arranged absence form by the end of the day today!
  • Lunch Today is- Chicken fajita, black beans, applesauce

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish Bo Begner a happy birthday!!!!!

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.
  • if you have not completed the JH & HS Sports form from Mr Housel- please do that too!

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

5/11/22- Wednesday, May 11th 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • CONGRATULATIONS to the Jr High Track Teams -- Both Boys and Girls wrapped up the track season by winning the Conference Championship last night at Central. Congratulations on a great finish to a great season!
  • HS tennis- Girls Varsity regionals at 9:00am ND/WB vs. Fairfield- Good Luck to Ashi Pennaka, Bella Blaufuss, Shona Andersen & Jasmine Jong at Regionals today!
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer- Girls JV/Varsity match Varsity at 5:00pm Jv follows ND/WB/Dan vs. Iowa City Regina  @  Iowa City Regina HS

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Reminder- if you did not vote for your SOAR day activity choices yet- please do so by the end of the day today- if you don’t- we will choose for you! 🙂
  • Junior High Boardgame Club will meet today, after school, from 3:30 to 4:30 PM. All JH students are welcome.

  • Lunch Today is-  Spaghetti, green beans, garlic bread, pears

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Leif Payne, Aivah Graham and Kody Allen a happy 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.
  • Reminder- if you have not completed the SOAR Day activity form- please- do that at this time or we will place you in random activities
  • Also- if you have not completed the JH & HS Sports form from Mr Housel- please do that too!

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

5/10/22- Tuesday, May 10th

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH Track- Meet at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. Central Lee  @  Central Lee High School
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer-Lauren Krogmeier, Aidan Krell, Parker Davis, Arya Nowroozi and Gabe Zurita will all be signing after school today in the HS gym.  All are invited to attend to help celebrate with them.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Permission slips for the Art, Science and Spanish Club trip to Des Moines

must be completed and returned to your club sponsor today.

  • Seniors - Please complete Senior Awards and Scholarship Google Form by Friday, May 13th.  Also, if you haven’t filled out the Senior Exit Survey, please complete that as well.  Mrs. Ryan will not sign your graduation clearance form without the Senior Exit Survey.  

Lunch Today is-  Chicken tenders, oven potatoes, peaches, cheese breadstick

Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Logan Shirts, Lyric Durham and Maya Fenton a happy 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.
  • At this time complete a short survey on participation in sports for next school year sent to your email from Mr. Housel

-In case you didn’t hear…We are planning your SOAR day!!!! Yesterday we had lots of responses…unfortunately we forgot to capture your emails- so we don’t know who voted for what…. SO SORRY but…. We are going to try this again…

 would everyone please open your Chromebook & go to your email to pick your top 4 choices to participate in! We will then get you assigned and announce when the SOAR day will be sometime in the next 2 weeks. Repeat: Again- at this time- please take a minute to open your email and go to the SOAR day email and fill out the form to indicate your top choices now even if you already did- we need you to do it again!! Thank you!

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

5/9/22- Monday, May 9th

 B  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Golf- Golf girls tournament at 9:30am Multiple Schools.. vs. Mediapolis  @  Heritage Oaks @ Morning Sun
  • HS Track-None
  • HS Soccer-None
  • Congratulations to the Jr. High Boys and Girls Track teams who both won the meet at Columbus Friday night! Great job, everyone!
  • The Jr. High Conference track meet is tomorrow at Central Lee. Athletes will be dismissed at 2:50 tomorrow.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Permission slips for the Art, Science and Spanish Club trip to Des Moines must be completed and returned to your club sponsor by tomorrow.
  • Spanish Club meeting after school today in room 164..

                -Congratulations to the West Burlington Choir on their Superior Divison 1 rating at Saturday’s Large Group Contest.   The choir also received a perfect score from one of the judges!

Also Congratulations to the West Burlington Band for their  Excellent Divison 2 rating.

  • Lunch Today is- BBQ Rib Sandwich, Sweet potato fries, mixed fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Seena Nowroozi, Kayleigh Haley and Bryce Meyers a happy birthday!!!!
  • A very special 23rd birthday shoutout to one of our finest math teachers: Mrs. Messenger!

  • 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.

  • Great News…. We are planning your SOAR day!!!! At this time- would everyone please open your Chromebook & go to your email to pick your top 4 choices to participate in! We will then get you assigned and announce when the SOAR day will be sometime in the next 2 weeks. Repeat: Again- at this time- please take a minute to open your email and go to the SOAR day email and fill out the form to indicate your top choices now!

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

5/6/22- Friday, May 6th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH track- Meet at 4:30pm WB/ND vs. Columbus  @  Columbus Community High School
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer- Boys varsity match at 5:00pm ND/WB vs. Danville

Girls varsity match at 5:00pm ND/WB/Dan vs. Quincy Notre Dame  @  QUINCY/NOTRE DAME, QUINCY, IL 

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Seniors - fill out exit survey from Mrs. Ryan.  Due today.  Also see Senior Timeline sent yesterday in school email.
  • Seniors - Any Seniors planning on going to SCC need to report to the Cafeteria on Monday, May 9th at 8:15.  They will help see what steps you still need to take to attend SCC.  
  • Permission slips for the Art, Science and Spanish Club trip to Des Moines must be completed and returned to your club sponsor by Tuesday.
  • Congrats to the girls track team on winning conference last night!

Lunch Today is- Pizza, Steamed Corn, Pineapple

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish Noah Aney and Willie Burke a happy 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!!

5/5/22- Thursday, May 5th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
    HS Tennis- Girls Varsity match at 3:30pm
    ND/WB vs. Davis County
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls Conference meet at 4:00pm Multiple Schools.. vs. WACO  @  Waco High School bus time is 2:15
  • HS Soccer- None
  • HS Golf-Congrats to Kaleb Allen on winning the seisc conference golf title by 13 strokes yesterday shooting a 69. He is the first WB golfer in school history to be  the conference medalist!

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Seniors - Please fill out your Senior Exit Survey by Friday, May 8. Also check out the Senior May Timeline of events.
  • Lunch Today is- Tacos, refried beans, peaches

  • Birthdays today- Let's all wish Kameo Winters and Kylee Hamma a happy birthday!!!!! And let's all wish an extra special 25th birthday to Mr. Jones!

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!!

5/4/22- it is Wednesday, May the 4th - (if you know you know 😉

A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Golf-  Girls/Boys Varsity conference tournament at 9:30am Multiple Schools.. vs. Holy Trinity  @  Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course 
  • HS Track- none
  • HS Soccer- none
  • JH Baseball will start May 11 after school.  Coach Swink will be sending parents a message today

  • ACTIVITIES
  • The 4th was not with Mr. McCollum today so there will be no Junior High Boardgame Club after school. The club will meet next Wednesday after school.
  • Seniors! Be sure to complete the Senior Exit Survey from Mrs. Ryan sent on 5/3.  Please complete by Friday, May 6th.

  • Lunch Today is-  Cheeseburger, broccoli, applesauce

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Parker Lange and Jane Jong a happy 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!!

5/3/22- Tuesday, May 3

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer- None
  • JH Soccer- Boys match at 4:30pm WB/ND vs. Central Lee  @  Central Lee Middle School
  • HS Tennis- Girls varsity match at 4:30pm ND/WB vs. Burlington  @  Dankwardt Park Tennis Courts

  • ACTIVITIES
  • All students in Grades 6-11 that are interested in joining the FIRST Tech Challenge team for next school year, please e-mail Mr. Blankenship or attend a short informational meeting TODAY after school in Room 166.  We need students of all interests from coding, to building, to outreach and more!
  • The Middle School Boardgame Club will meet Wednesday after school from 3:30 to 4:30. If you can make it, it would be great to have you!
  • Seniors! Please complete the Exit Survey from Mrs. Ryan by Friday, May 8.
  • Seniors attending Senior class trip need to have their money turned in to Mr. Fleece by Thursday at the latest.
  • There will be no art club tonight.

Lunch Today is- Chicken patty, peas, Mixed fruit

Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Izzabella Jameson a happy 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!!

5/2/22- Monday, May 2nd

 A  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls varsity meet at 5:00pm  vs. Multiple Schools..  @  Fairfield High School
  • HS Soccer- Boys varsity match at 5:00pm Highland vs. ND/WB  @  Notre Dame High School
  • HS Golf- Boys/Girls match at 4:00pm New London vs. ND/WB
  • HS Tennis-Girls varsity match at 4:15pm ND/WB vs. Maharishi School  @  Maharishi High School Punj Tennis Center
  • JH track- meet at 4:30pm WB/ND vs. Central Lee  @  Central Lee Middle School
  • HS softball starts today at 5:45 PM and HS baseball starts at 6 PM.  If you have not turned in your athletic forms please do so today in the HS office.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Good morning junior high. Student council created a kindness bulletin board for the month of May. For the next few weeks the student council’s  goal is to fill the bulletin board with confetti. Please take one sticky note from the bulletin board. Write something positive about a fellow student, teacher or a positive experience that you have had and place the sticky note back on the board. Or, you may  take a sticky note and write kind words and put it back on the bulletin board. Please remember that this is a kindness  activity for all junior high students.Let’s end this year on a positive note!
  • Seniors attending senior class trip need to bring money for tickets to Mr. Fleece as soon as possible.
  • Any students in 6th through 11th grade interested in joining the West Burlington FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics team for next season, please either e-mail Mr. Blankenship or try to attend a brief informational meeting TOMORROW, Tuesday, May 3rd, after school in Mr. Blankenship’s room.  

  • Lunch Today is- salisbury steak, sweet potato fries,pears,dinner roll

  • Birthdays today-  Let's all wish Caleb Colter and Demarius Weddington a happy 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!!

4/29/22- Friday, April 29th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Congratulations to Anthony Moad on being named The Hawkeye’s Prep Athlete of the Week!
  • HS Track- boys/girls WB/ND vs. Drake Relays  @  Drake Stadium- Good Luck to

Makenna Marlow, Amiya Davis, Katy Stephens, Ava Parkins, Jace Figuero, Jack Riley, Grant Boal, Owen Gulick, & Kenyon Baker, as they head to Drake today!!

  • HS Soccer- boy varsity match at 6:00pm Col/WMU vs. ND/WB  @  Notre Dame High School
  • JH Soccer- Boys match at 4:30pm
  • Good Luck Falcons!

  • ACTIVITIES

Lunch Today is- Mac n Cheese, broccoli, applesauce,dinner rolls

  • Birthdays today-  Let's all wish Garret Bence, and Mr. Taylor Fountain a 60th a happy 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!!

4/28/22- Thursday, April 28th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls - begin the Drake relays today. Good Luck to Katy Stephens as she represents us in the high jump this afternoon!!
  • HS Soccer- None
  • JH track- meet at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. New London  @  New London High School they will leave at 3:00 today

Good Luck to all of our Falcons today!

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Seniors attending the Senior Class Trip, please try to turn in your ticket money to Mr. Fleece by Friday!
  • Women’s alliance club will meet in Mr. Fleece’s room today after school.
  • Students 8-11 that haven’t turned in their Course Request Forms to Mrs. Ryan need to do so ASAP or your classes will be picked for you.
  • Lunch Today is- mini corn dogs, sweet potato fries, fresh orange
  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Owen Werner a happy birthday!!!

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.

  • For today at 10:00 all Freshman will report to the auditorium with your Chromebooks.  (Repeat) - Today the freshman will report at 10:00

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

4/27/22- Wednesday, April 27th 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Track
  • HS Soccer
  • HS Golf-Congrats to Kaleb Allen on placing 4th out of 97 golfers shooting a 77 yesterday at Oskaloosa
  • Softball- JH and HS signing softball signup tonight at 6 in the auditorium

  • ACTIVITIES

LOOKING FOR A JOB…..the West Burlington Pool is still looking for lifeguards for the summer.  Get a application at City Halll  

  • Lunch Today is-  Teriyaki chicken, brown rice, peas, peaches

  • 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.

  • Immediately following the announcements- all Sophomores please report to the auditorium with your Chromebooks

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

4/26/22- Tuesday, April 26

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Tennis-  Girls varsity match at 4:15pm Mount Pleasant vs. ND/WB  @  Dankwardt Park Tennis Courts - please dismiss them at 2:15
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls varsity match at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. New London  @  New London High School
  • HS Soccer- Boys/Girls varsity match at 5:00pm Wapello vs. ND/WB/Dan  @  Notre Dame High School
  • Softball signup for girl’s grades 7-12 will be held tomorrow at 6:00 in WB’s auditorium.  Parents are asked to come as this will serve as our parents meeting to discuss expectations, rules, and etc.  

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Junior High Student Council will meet after school in room 383.

Lunch Today is- Chicken tenders, Baked beans,pears,dinner roll

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.

  • Immediately following the announcements- all juniors please report to the auditorium with your Chromebooks
  •  Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

4/25/22- Monday, April 25th

 B  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- boys varsity meet at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. Burlington  @  Burlington High School
  • HS Soccer- Girls varsity match at 5:00pm Col/WMU vs. ND/WB/Dan  @  Notre Dame High School
  • HS Golf- Girls/Boys varsity match at 4:00pm ND/WB vs. Van Buren County  @  Riverview Golf at Keosauqua
  • JH Soccer- boys match at 4:30pm ND/WB vs. Edward Stone JH
  • Softball signup for girl’s grades 7-12 will be held Wednesday April 27th at 6:00 in WB’s auditorium.  Parents are asked to come as this will serve as our parents meeting to discuss expectations, rules, and etc.  

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish Club will have a meeting after school today.
  • Due to impending inclement weather we are going to cancel our Earth day Community Clean up. So no- Earth day activity this year as originally planned.

  • Lunch Today is- BBQ meatballs, Oven potatoes, mixed fruit, breadsticks

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Mya, Andrews a happy 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!!

4/22/22- Friday, April 22nd

 A Day Today

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom tickets can be picked up in room 164 if you turned in your registration form.  You must have your ticket with you to be admitted to the dance.
  • Anyone wishing to participate in grand march tomorrow please stop by room 164 to fill out a registration form.
  • Order forms for prom photo packages are available in the office or in room 164 if you are interested in ordering professional photos tomorrow.
  • Any High School students in Art Club, Science Club / Robotics Team or Spanish Club are invited to stop by room 164 to pick up a permission slip for the annual club trip on Friday, May 13th.
  • Spanish Club, we will be having a meeting after school on Monday.
  • Seniors- Please complete the updated google form in your email for senior class trip. If attending the trip, there will be a brief meeting in the auditorium after school at 1:30 with additional information.
  • A Burlington Bus pass has been turned into the office. If you are missing yours, stop by and pick it up from the office staff.

Lunch Today is- Pizza, steamed corn, applesauce

  • Birthdays today-  Let’s all wish Mr. Mike Radloff a happy 25th 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!!

4/21/22- Thursday, April 21st

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls Varsity meet at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. Winfield-Mount Union  @  Winfield - Mt. Union High School Track bus time 2:45
  • HS Soccer-Boys/Girls varsity match at 5:00pm ND/WB/Dan vs. Mediapolis  @  Mediapolis High School
  • JH Soccer- boys match at 4:30pm ND/WB vs. Fort Madison please dismiss at 3:05 PM for their 3:15 bus
  • Softball signup for girl’s grades 7-12 will be held Wednesday April 27th at 6:00 in WB’s auditorium.  Parents are asked to come as this will serve as our parents meeting to discuss expectations, rules, and etc.  

  • ACTIVITIES

  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom tickets can be picked up in room 164 if you turned in your registration form.  You must have your ticket with you to be admitted to the dance.
  • Anyone wishing to participate in grand march on Saturday, please stop by room 164 to fill out a registration form.
  • Juniors and Seniors - prom voting forms have been sent to your email.  Please select your choices for king and queen.  Voting will close TODAY at 4:00.
  • Any High School students in Art Club, Science Club / Robotics Team or Spanish Club are invited to stop by room 164 to pick up a permission slip for the annual club trip on Friday, May 13th.
  • Due to impending inclement weather we are going to postpone our Earth day Community Clean up until next Friday April 29. So no- Earth day activity tomorrow as originally planned

  • Lunch Today is-  Tenderloin, sweet potato fries, mixed fruit

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish Landry Begner, Kyleigh Applegate a happy birthday!!!

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!!

4/20/22- Wednesday, April 20th 2022

A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Track-None
  • HS Soccer-None
  • Softball signup for girl’s grades 7-12 will be held Wednesday April 27th at 6:00 in WB’s auditorium.  Parents are asked to come as this will serve as our parents meeting to discuss expectations, rules, and etc.  
  • High School Boys Basketball- there will be Open Gym tonight from 7-8:15 (8th grade boys may come as well)

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom and Post Prom registration forms are due TODAY.  Prom tickets will be available starting tomorrow for those that registered.  You can pick your tickets up in room 164,
  • Anyone wishing to participate in grand march on Saturday, please stop by room 164 to fill out a registration form.
  • Juniors and Seniors - prom voting forms have been sent to your email.  Please select your choices for king and queen.  Voting will close tomorrow at 4:00.
  • Any High School students in Art Club, Science Club / Robotics Team or Spanish Club are invited to stop by room 164 to pick up a permission slip for the annual club trip on Friday, May 13th.
  • Seniors! Please check your email and respond to the google form to attend the Senior Class Trip.
  • There will be no JH Boardgame Club today
  • The office has found a Burlington Bus Pass. If you are missing yours, stop by the office to claim it.
  • Reminder that this Friday afternoon (weather permitting) we will be celebrating Earth Day by spending some time & effort in helping to make our West Burlington community a better place!

  • Lunch Today is-  Tacos, refried beans, apple slices

  • Birthdays today-  Let’s all wish Broden Hanson, Madison Drew an extra special 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.

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

4/19/22- Tuesday, April 19,

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls varsity meet boys at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. WACO  @  Waco High School HS Track
  • Girls at 5:00pm Multiple Schools.. vs. Mount Pleasant  @  Mapleleaf Athletic Complex
  • HS Golf- Boys varsity meet at 9:00am Multiple Schools.. vs. ND/WB  @  Burlington Golf Club
  • HS Soccer- Boys JV match at 4:30pm Mediapolis vs. ND/WB  @  Notre Dame High School
  • JH Soccer- Boy Jh match at 4:30pm ND/WB vs. Central Lee  @  Central Lee High School dismissal at 3:05

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is this Saturday- You must be registered to attend.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  Registration fee must be turned in with your registration form by TOMORROW
  • If you want to participate in grand march on Saturday before Prom, please stop by room 164 to fill out a registration form.
  • Juniors and Seniors - prom voting forms have been sent to your email.  Please select your choices for king and queen.  Voting will close this Thursday at 4:00.
  • Any High School students in Art Club, Science Club / Robotics Team or Spanish Club are invited to stop by room 164 to pick up a permission slip for the annual club trip on Friday, May 13th.
  • There is a Robotics club meeting today after school for all members, please be there!
  • FCCLA will meet tonight in room 375 to finish our project.  Please attend to help us!
  • Art Club meets tonight after school. Students participating in the SCC Art Show need to attend for a brief informational meeting.
  • THIS FRIDAY is EARTH Day!!!!  We are planning a school-wide community clean up project.  Some information on this has already been shared with your parents by email and there will be more info for you later this week- as for now you should know… we are planning on being out in the community in small groups this Friday afternoon between noon & 1:15ish… but only if the weather cooperates!!

Lunch Today is- Taquito, oven potato, peaches,breadstick

Birthdays today-  Jonas Oleson, Mckenzie Mackey Lets all wish them a happy 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!!

4/18/22- Monday, April 18,

 A  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer- Boys varsity match at 5:00pm Hillcrest Academy vs. ND/WB
  • HS Golf-        

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  If you plan on attending Prom on Saturday, You must be registered to attend.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  Registration fee must be turned in with your registration form by Wednesday, April 20th.
  • Anyone wishing to participate in grand march on Saturday, please stop by Mrs. Bates’ room 164 to fill out a registration form.
  • Juniors and Seniors - prom voting forms have been sent to your email.  Please select your choices for king and queen.  Voting will close this Thursday at 4:00.
  • Reminder: we start ISASP testing tomorrow- we will test from 8:10-10:00, so it is very important that you arrive on time and have a charged Chromebook.  If you have not checked your testing teacher/location- please do that today- so you know where to report in the morning. Following the test- you will report to your 1st period class and we will run the late start schedule for the remainder of the day-
  • SENIORS- Since you will not be participating in the Iowa Assessments, you will not need to report to school until 10:00 am.
  • Any High School students in Art Club, Science Club / Robotics Team or Spanish Club are invited to stop by room 164 to pick up a permission slip for the annual club trip on Friday, May 13th.
  • Robotics will have a meeting for all members tomorrow after school.

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken patty, broccoli, pears

  • Birthdays today-  Kassidy Korte, Miya Barngrover Let’s all wish them a happy 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!!

4/14/22- Thursday, April 14th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls Varsity meets at 4:30pm WB/ND vs. Mount Pleasant  @  Mapleleaf Athletic Complex The bus leaves at 3
  • JH Track- JH match at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. WACO  @  Waco High School
  • HS Soccer- None
  • HS Golf-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th
  • Reminder when we come back next week- we will have  ISASP testing, so that means making sure your chromebook is charged daily and ready to go!  Testing will start the week of April 18th!!  Reminder- no cell phones or smart devices allowed during testing time per testing regulations- so you will be required to turn in your cell phones and smart watches to your teachers prior to testing each day

Lunch Today is- Salisbury steak, broccoli, applesauce, dinner roll

  • Birthdays today- Let's all wish  Gavin Chavez a happy 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.

  • Remember we don’t have school tomorrow- so have a great weekend- & charge those Chromebooks!
  • Keep on SOARing Falcons!! Make it a great day!!

4/13/22- Wednesday, April 13th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- None
  • HS Soccer- None
  • HS Golf-

  • ACTIVITIES

  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th
  • The fire department will be coming Tuesday and Wednesday at lunch time. Stop by and chat with them if you are interested in joining.
  • Reminder to JH students- those of you that are being recognized for SOARing- you will have your pizza party after school today in room 383- if you are unsure if you are on the list- see Mrs. Bourg!
  • JH Boardgame Club will meet in room 378 (Mr. McCollum’s) from 3:30 to 4:30 this afternoon.
  • Congratulations to 7th grade TAG students Sam Yonker, Sam Dzawo, & Prior Bowen for beating the paper table textbook stacking record! The previous record was 27 textbooks. Yesterday, the Sams and Prior stacked 53 textbooks on their paper table. Good Work, Gentlemen.  

FCCLA will meet tonight after school in room 375 with Ms. Morgan

  • Lunch Today is-  Spaghetti, peas, pears, garlic bread

  • Birthdays today-  Let's all wish Elijah Bradley  a happy birthday!

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!!

4/12//22- Tuesday, April 12th 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Track- boys varsity meet at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. Wapello  @  Wapello High School Girls varsity invitational meet at 4:30pm vs. Multiple Schools..  @  Fort Madison High School- the bus leaves at 3:00
  • JH Track- Meet today at Van Buren at 4:30 - bus leaves at 2:15
  • HS Soccer-none
  • Girls Tennis match against Keokuk has been rescheduled for today. Please dismiss the girls at 2:30pm
  • HS Boys Golf- meet scheduled for today has been Canceled
  • Good luck to all the Falcons in action today!

ACTIVITIES

  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th
  • The fire department will be coming Tuesday and Wednesday at lunch time. Stop by and chat with them if you are interested in joining.
  • The Robotics meeting that was going to be held tonight has been moved to NEXT Tuesday, April 19.  All robotics team members, plan to be there.
  • Junior High student council will meet after school today.

  • Lunch Today is-  BBQ meatballs, Sweet potato fries, peaches, breadstick

  • Birthdays today-  Cayden Scheetz, Samuel Dzawo Let all wish them a Happy birthday!!!

It's time to start thinking about ISASP testing, so that means making sure your chromebook is charged daily and ready to go!  Testing will start the week of April 18th!!  Reminder- no cell phones or smart devices allowed during testing time per testing regulations- so this is your reminder that you will be required to turn in your cell phones and smart watches to your teachers prior to testing each day!  * On that note: Reminder Teachers- following these announcements-

Please share the ISASP powerpoint from Mrs. Watkins with your class!

  • 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!!

4/11/22- Monday, April 11th 2022

A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Track
  • HS Soccer
  • HS Golf- Boys/Girls varsity match at 4:00pm ND/WB vs. Holy Trinity  @  Holy Trinity High School
  • JH track- meet at 4:30pm Multiple Schools.. vs. Van Buren County  @  Van Buren High School
  • Track

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th
  • Seniors - If you did not pick up your prom gift last Friday, please stop by room 164 to get your gift.
  • Spanish Club - We will be making tissue paper flowers after school today in room 164.

-The fire department will be coming Tuesday and Wednesday at lunch time. Stop by and chat with them if you are interested in joining.

Good morning Junior High. The student council and teachers are celebrating junior high students' that SOAR.The teachers have noticed many students SOAR daily however, we want to recognize these  students ,chosen, who have gone above and beyond SOARing this year with a Pizza Party. The student council will host this party on April 13, Wednesday, after school in room 383. This information will also be posted on the junior high student council bulletin board.Congratulations to those nominated and keep SOARing junior high.

The following students nominated by their teachers are:

6th Grade:

Orayona Gonzales

Avery Anderson

Kale Eggar

Ian Strandberg

Damarious Thomas

Vaelene Bragg

Thomas Chalupa (TJ)

Brenna Shafer

7th Grade:

Samual Yonker

Caden Ruther

Peyton Smith

Brylei Wiseman

Cooper Fin

Isaiah Edgington

Kristen Hall

Gabrielle Ruther

Willie Burke

Serenity Lees

Jake Murray

Ellie McCollum

Paige Kramer

8th Grade:

Feng Wu

Dean Droz

Baylee Woodsmall

Michael Bishop

Lilian Chavez

Lily Furniss

Gracin Duggar

Alexis Brookhiser

Elizabeth Bradley

Rachael Herbert  or just see Mrs. Bourg!

  • Lunch Today is-  Chicken fajita, black beans, mixed fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Let's all wish Aijah Twillie a happy 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!!

4/8/22- Friday, April 8th

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH Track- Track meet at 4:30pm has been postponed
  • HS Soccer- None

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th
  • Good news Juniors and Seniors, the t-shirt printer has agreed to extend the deadline for t-shirt orders until today.  If you are wanting a Post Prom t-shirt, please return the pink registration forms by 1:30 today!
  • Seniors - The prom committee will be in the foyer after school today to hand out senior prom gifts and invitations.  If you are unable to pick yours up at this time, you may stop by room 164 and see Mrs. Bates.

Lunch Today is- Chicken fajita, black beans, mixed fruit

Birthdays today-  Let's all wish Christian Meyer and Wyatt Mooney a Happy 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!!

4/7/22- Thursday, April 7th

 A  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Boys/Girls varsity meet scheduled for today has been canceled.
  • HS Soccer-  Girls/boys varsity match at 5:00pm ND/WB/Dan vs. Central Lee  @  Central Lee High School Dismiss the girls soccer team at 2:45
  • HS Golf- Boys/Girls varsity match at 4:00pm Danville vs. ND/WB  @  Flint Hills Golf Course  * Congrats to Kaleb Allen who shot a 71 yesterday- he is currently ranked the top in the state!
  • HS Tennis- girl varsity match at 4:30pm Keokuk vs. ND/WB  @  Dankwardt Park Tennis Courts Please dismiss the girls at 2:30 for their match.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th.
  • Good news Juniors and Seniors, the t-shirt printer has agreed to extend the deadline for t-shirt orders until tomorrow.  If you are wanting a Post Prom t-shirt, please return the pink registration forms by 1:30 tomorrow!

  • Lunch Today is- mini corn dog, sweet potato fries, mixed fruits  

  • Birthdays today-   Let’s all wish Kya Long a happy 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.

4/6/22- Wednesday, April 6th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track-None
  • HS Soccer- None

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms for both prom and post prom must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th.  However, if you would like a post prom t-shirt, post prom forms must be turned in today so that there is enough time to print the shirts.

Today is Paraprofessional Appreciation Day!!  Let’s give a huge shout out and thanks to these very special people in our building who go above and beyond daily!!  

Lunch Today is-  Turkey & Gravy, mashed potatoes, fresh orange, dinner rolls

  • 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.

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

4/5/22- Tuesday, April 5th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Golf- Girls varsity Invitational at 9:00am Multiple Schools.. vs. ND/WB  @  Flint Hills Golf Course
  • JH Track- boys/girls at 4:00pm Multiple Schools.. vs. Danville  @  Danville High School
  • HS Track- Girls/Boys Varsity Meet at 4:30pm  Multiple Schools.. vs. Mediapolis  @  Mediapolis High School Track
  • HS Soccer- None
  • The golf team shot a 190 yesterday to defeat Central Lee.  Congrats to Kaleb Allen on shooting a 35 and earning medalist honors at yesterday’s golf meet at Central Lee!

  • ACTIVITIES

  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms for both prom and post prom must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th.  However, if you would like a post prom t-shirt, post prom forms must be turned in by tomorrow, Wednesday, April 6th so that there is enough time to print the shirts.

-LOOKING FOR A SUMMER JOB??  West Burlington Pool is looking for lifeguards.  See the office for an application!

JH- Boardgame Club will meet this evening in room 378, Mr. McCollum's room, from 3:30 to 4:40. Come on in and play some games! The club is open to all JH students.

Junior High Student council will meet after school in room 383. See you there.

The High School Art Club meets tonight after school! See you then!

  • Lunch Today is-  Tacos, refried beans, breadstick

  • Birthdays today-  Raeonna Bates &  Caydance Roberts,  let's all wish them a happy birthday!!!

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!!

4/4/22- Monday, April 4th 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Tennis- Varsity girls match at 4:15pm Maharishi School vs. ND/WB  @  Dankwardt Park Tennis Courts
  • HS-Golf- girls/boy Match at 4:00pm ND/WB vs. Central Lee  @  Green Acres Golf Course
  • HS Track-
  • HS Soccer- JV/Varsity boys play at 5:00pm Jv follows Fort Madison vs. ND/WB  @  Notre Dame High School
  • Jv/Varisty Girls play at 5:00pm jv follows ND/WB/Dan vs. Assumption Davenport  @  St. Vincent Athletic Complex Davenport, Iowa. Please dismiss the girls at 1:50 today.
  • Come out in support the teams as they play to today

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd. Reminder that if you have any questions regarding eligibility see Mr Snodgrass All forms must be turned in by April 20 (Post Prom Tshirt form must be in by April 6)

  • It's time to start thinking about ISASP testing, so that means making sure your chromebook is charged daily and ready to go!  Testing will start the week of April 18th!!  See  your teacher for more details!

-LOOKING FOR A SUMMER JOB??  West Burlington Pool is looking for lifeguards.  See the office for an application!

Congratulations to Winni Liu and Madi Markey for both earning Division “I” ratings on      their solo performances Saturday at IHSMA Solo and Small Ensemble Contest.

  • Lunch Today is-  Teriyaki Beef Dippers, Broccoli, Peaches, breadsticks

  • 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.

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

4/1/22- Friday, April 1st

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track-  Girls/Boys Varsity Relay: Today at 4:30pm
  • Multiple Schools.. vs. Mount Pleasant  @  Mapleleaf Athletic Complex Come out and support the boys/girls Track team! The bus leaves at 3:00
  • HS Soccer-  Varsity match: Girls at 5:30pm boys follow up
  • ND/WB/Dan vs. Davenport Central  @  Brady Street Stadium, Davenport, IA

  • ACTIVITIES
  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Reminder that if you have any questions regarding eligibility see Mr Snodgrass All forms must be turned in by April 20 (Post Prom Tshirt form must be in by April 6)
  • 9th-11th graders - if you were not able to register for classes this week with Mrs. Ryan, please be sure to give her your course request form.  You can input your classes in Infinite Campus and then give her your form.  If you need help registering, let her know.

Lunch Today is-  Chicken Patty, Over potatoes, Applesauce

Birthdays today-  Today is Kariah Williams birthday! Tomorrow think of McKenna Marlow as she celebrates her 17th 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!!

3/31/22- Thursday, March 31st

 B  Day Today

  • SPORTS-

HS Track- the meet originally scheduled for tonight has been moved to tomorrow at the same time in Mt Pleasant!

HS Soccer- Boys Varsity and Jv Game: Varsity starts at 5:00pm Jv follows

Assumption Davenport vs. ND/WB  @  Notre Dame High School Come out and support the boys soccer team

HS Golf- Boys Varsity Invitational: Today at 12:30a.m

Multiple Schools.. vs. Keokuk  @  Elks Fairview Golf Club Come out and support the Boys golf team!!

  • ACTIVITIES

Good Morning Junior High Students.

Take the challenge to change

Day 4: Brain Health

  • Remember that we are always students. We learn new things every day to keep our minds active.
  • Get creative by making something, drawing something, coloring something and writing something.
  • Playing board or card games helps let the brain think in a different way. Having fun during appropriate times actually helps you to become smarter.
  • Unplug your phones, ipads or television and find fun without them.

Reminder for JH Healthy Spirit Week- tomorrow is “April Fools” relax day. Wear your pj’s but be sure they are appropriate for school!

JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms for both prom and post prom must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th.  However, if you would like a post prom t-shirt, post prom forms must be turned in by next Wednesday, April 6th so that there is enough time to print the shirts.

LOOKING FOR A SUMMER JOB??  West Burlington Pool is looking for lifeguards.  See the office for an application!

Lunch Today is- Salisbury Steak, steam corn, mixed fruits, cheese breadsticks

Birthdays today-   Let's all wish Aubrey Allen a happy 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!!

3/30/22- Wednesday, March 30th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS- None
  • HS Track
  • HS Soccer

  • ACTIVITIES-

Hey Junior High.Take the challenge to change

Day 3: Emotional Health

Emotional Health means:  

  • Talking kindly to yourself either in your head or out loud. Say positive things like, “I am strong”,or “I am kind” each day. Check out the student council bulletin board to see what color represents your emotions today.
  • Being thankful by taking a moment each day to think of someone or something that you are thankful for. This helps you to appreciate what you have and not compare yourself to others.
  • Being honest. Share whether you are happy or sad with a trusted friend or adult.
  • Take time to breathe and practice Mudras by sitting for a few minutes each day “crisscross yoga sauce”. Let’s practice breathing and being.

-Reminder for JH Healthy Spirit Week- tomorrow is career day’. Wear clothes that represent your future job.

Prom committee will meet after school today in room 164.

JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms for both prom and post prom must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th.  However, if you would like a post prom t-shirt, post prom forms must be turned in by next Wednesday, April 6th so that there is enough time to print the shirts.

LOOKING FOR A SUMMER JOB??  West Burlington Pool is looking for lifeguards.  See the office for an application!

Lunch Today is-  Spaghetti, mini garlic bread, green beans, mandarin oranges

Birthdays today- Sayge Zang, Jake Murray, Andrew Krantz Let's all wish them a Happy 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!!

3/29/22- Tuesday, March 29th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Girls Varsity Relays: Today at 4:30pm

Multiple Schools.. vs. WB/ND  @  West Burlington High School come out and support the girls Track Team!!!!

  • HS Soccer- None

  • ACTIVITIES

- JH Healthy Spirit Week- tomorrow is “color day”. Wear the class color shirt that you voted on. 6th graders chose green. 7th grade chose blue. 8th grade chose red.

-Junior High student council will meet after school today in room 383.

  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - Prom is April 23rd.  Registration forms for prom and post prom can be picked up in the office.  To be eligible for Prom, students must have all fees paid, not be under any type of suspension and have all detention time complete.  Any questions about eligibility, ask Mr. Snodgrass.  Prom registration fee must be turned in with your registration form and forms for both prom and post prom must be turned in by Wednesday, April 20th.  However, if you would like a post prom t-shirt, post prom forms must be turned in by next Wednesday, April 6th so that there is enough time to print the shirts.

OFFICE

  • Summer Driver Education Information

There will be four sessions offered for students in the summer of 2022. Students can choose from any available session. Students must be at least 14 years of age and MUST possess a valid instructional driving permit prior to the beginning of class. Pick up your information sheet in the office.

  • Lunch Today is-  Turkey and Cheese Sub, baby carrots, peas

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Lauren Summers a Happy Birthday!!!!!

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!!

3/28/22- Monday, March 28th 2022

A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Track- Boys Varsity Relays: Today at 4:30pm at home!
  • Multiple Schools.. vs. WB/ND  @  West Burlington High School Come out and support the Track Team!!!
  • HS Soccer- “Kicks” off today: Varsity starts at 5:00pm and JV game follows after
  • ND/WB/Dan vs. Fort Madison  @  Baxter Sports Complex - Girls will leave at 2:50 today
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Congratulations to the Cast and directors of Leaving Iowa- they put on quite a show this weekend- it was a great production!! Great job to all involved!!

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

  • It is JH Spirit Week: 
  • Take the challenge to change
  • Day 1: Physical Health-
  • Wearing your favorite team reminds you of being physically healthy.Physical health means exercising 60 minutes every day doing things like walking, running, swimming, playing sports, dancing, or yoga.
  • Physical health means eating to fuel your body by eating a nutritious diet of protein (chicken and eggs),carbohydrates(oatmeal and rice),vegetables(carrots and broccoli),fruits(strawberries and bananas), healthy fats(almonds), and dairy( yogurt and cheese).
  • Physical health means drinking  water in the amount of half of your body weight in ounces each day.
  • Physical health means relaxing at the end of each day before you sleep.
  • Physical health means sleeping well by going to bed early enough that you can get 8-10 hours of sleep through the night.
  • JH- Healthy Spirit Week- tomorrow is:  be thankful day - wear your favorite hat!

  • Lunch Today is-  Chicken Fajitas, black beans, pineapples

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Xavier Jinkens a Happy 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!!

3/25/22- Friday, March 25th

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Have a meet today at 3:30 - bus leaves at 1:30pm

Multiple Schools.. vs. Washington (IA)  @  Case Field Washington IA - football field & track

  • Soccer-
  • Golf-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Come out and see The Spring Play tonight- Leaving Iowa will be performed tonight and tomorrow at 7pm in the HS Auditorium. Tickets are $5 at the door.

  • Reminder Junior High.. Next week is Healthy Spirit Week.

- Monday is “keep active” day. Wear your favorite team shirt.

Lunch Today is-  French bread pizza, peas, applesauce

Birthdays today-  Lets all wish Gracin Dugger a 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.

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

3/24/22- Thursday, March 24th

 B  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Track- Varsity Relay that was originally scheduled for today has been rescheduled for tomorrow
  • Soccer-
  • Golf-
  • HS-Band- Superconference selected Band @Winfeild starting at 10:00a.m
  • Good luck today Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • The Spring Play, Leaving Iowa will be performed this Friday and Saturday at 7pm in the HS Auditorium. Tickets are $5 at the door.

  • Lunch Today is- Mini Corn Dog, Sweet potatoes fries, fresh orange

  • 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.

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

3/23/22- Wednesday, March 23rd

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS- (None)
  • HS Track-
  • Soccer-
  • Golf-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • The Spring Play, Leaving Iowa will be performed this Friday and Saturday at 7pm in the HS Auditorium. Tickets are $5 at the door.
  • Hey Junior High. The time has finally arrived. Next week, the student council will be sponsoring Healthy Spirit Week. Each day there will be a different way to dress that will help you think about being physically, emotionally and brain healthy.

Here is a list of what to wear each day:

1.  Monday is “keep active” day. Wear your favorite team shirt.

2.  Tuesday is “be thankful” day. Wear your favorite hat.

3.  Wednesday is “color day”. Wear the class color shirt that you voted on. 6th graders chose green. 7th grade chose blue. 8th grade chose red.

4. Thursday is “career day’. Wear clothes that represent your future job.

5.  Friday is “April Fools” relax day. Wear your pj’s that are appropriate for school.

The student council is encouraging all junior high students and faculty to join in on the fun!

Lunch Today is-  Tacos, refried 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.

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

3/22/22- Tuesday, March 22nd

A Day Today

  • SPORTS- (None)

        HS Track-

  • Soccer-
  • Golf-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • All JH and HS boys interested in signing up for Baseball, please report to the cafeteria after school today.  
  • The Junior High student council will meet today after school.
  • The Spring Play, Leaving Iowa will be performed this Friday and Saturday at 7pm in the HS Auditorium. Tickets are $5 at the door. Come and enjoy the entertainment!

Summer Driver Education Information

  • There will be four sessions offered for students in the summer of 2022. Students can choose from any available session. Students must be at least 14 years of age and MUST possess a valid instructional driving permit prior to the beginning of class. Pick up your information sheet in the office.

  • Lunch Today is- Fish Sticks, Oven potatoes, Peaches, Breadstick

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Dwight Wrice, Jaylee Gallegos- have a great day!

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!!

3/21/22- Monday, March 21st 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORT (None)

         HS Track-

  • Soccer-
  • Golf-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Welcome back everyone!! We hope you all enjoyed your spring break- now it is time to get back to business!
  • Jr. High Track practice starts tonight right after school at 3:45 in the Jr High gym.
  • Congratulations to the Speech team for their Performances at State Speech last Saturday.  A special shout out to Raine Messamaker who was selected as an Outstanding Performer and will perform at All State on March 28th.  

  • Lunch Today is-  Chicken Tenders, Broccoli, Mixed Fruit & Dinner Roll

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Delaney Inghram today! We hope it is 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!!

3/10/22-Thursday , March 10th 2022

  A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Track-
  • Soccer-There will be a JH soccer meeting after school today in room 154
  • There will be a boys golf meeting at 5 pm on Monday in the Elementary gym at Notre DAME

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Looking for something to do this weekend?  Attend the SCC STEMFest on Saturday March 12!  The event has various businesses and groups from all over SE Iowa promoting careers and opportunities in STEM.  Our own West Burlington Robotics team will also be there showing off this year’s robot as well as having STEM crafts for younger attendees.  The event takes place from 10AM until 1PM and all ages are encouraged to attend.  A fun, free activity to do with the whole family to kick off Spring Break!
  • Seniors planning to go to SCC - Be sure to apply for the SCC Foundation Scholarship over break.  The deadline is over break - March 15.
  • Spring Break starts tomorrow!  Everyone have a great break & we will see you all back on the 21st!!!!!
  • There will be a boys golf meeting at 5 pm on Monday in the Elementary gym at NOTRE DAME

  • Lunch Today is-  Cheeseburger, baked beans & applesauce

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to McKenzie Reichman!

  • 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!!

3/9/22- Wednesday, March 9th 2022

  B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • Congratulations to our wrestlers and soccer players that have been invited to the capitol today for a tour and to meet the governor- enjoy your visit boys!
  • Gabe Zurita
  • Parker Davis
  • Lyblie Christofferson
  • Kynnick Christofferson
  • CJ Davis
  • Isaiah Fenton
  • Cole Mincer
  • There will be a JH soccer meeting in room 154 at 3:30 PM on Thursday.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Looks like many of you are ready to celebrate St Pattys day next week- reminder that tomorrow is Jersey day!
  • 10th and 11th Graders - A College Planning and Financial Aid Webinar will be held Thursday, March 10th at 5:00 p.m. by ICAN.  Register to attend using link in email from Mrs. Ryan.
  • Juniors and Seniors - SCC will be in our library today at 10:30.  Sign up on Mrs. Ryan’s door to attend.
  • Looking for something to do this weekend?  Attend the SCC STEMFest on Saturday March 12!  The event has various businesses and groups from all over SE Iowa promoting careers and opportunities in STEM.  Our own West Burlington Robotics team will also be there showing off this year’s robot as well as having STEM crafts for younger attendees.  The event takes place from 10AM until 1PM and all ages are encouraged to attend.  A fun, free activity to do with the whole family to kick off Spring Break!

  • Lunch Today is-  Turkey & gravy, Mashed potatoes, Mixed fruit & Dinner roll

  • Birthdays today-   Lots to celebrate today- Let's wish Lyndsey Kelley, Reed Mercer, Evelyn Yenchko, &  Barrett Haller an extra special 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.

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

3/8/22-Tuesday, March 8, 2022

 A  Day Today

  • SPORT
  • Track- Boys Varsity have a track meet at the UNI dome today with bus leaving at 10

  • The High School  Select Vocal Festival is today at Mediapolis HS -
  • Good luck today Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Schedule Changes - Today is the last day to make any schedule changes.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so you will need to report to your second period class and try to change your schedule AFTER school.  
  • Seniors! If you are thinking about going to SCC, just a reminder that the SCC Foundation Scholarship Application is due March 15.  It is one application that qualifies you for many scholarships at SCC.
  • Speaking of SCC - Juniors and Seniors who are considering SCC as a future college should meet with their representative on Wednesday, March 9th at 10:30 in the library.  Sign up on Mrs. Ryan’s door or respond to her email to be excused to attend.
  • 8th Graders - Remember tonight is the High School Planning Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium.  Graduation requirements and choosing classes for high school is the focus.
  • The Junior High Student council will meet today, after school.
  • There will be a robotics meeting today after school!
  • Looking for something to do this weekend?  Attend the SCC STEMFest on Saturday March 12!  The event has various businesses and groups from all over SE Iowa promoting careers and opportunities in STEM.  Our own West Burlington Robotics team will also be there showing off this year’s robot as well as having STEM crafts for younger attendees.  The event takes place from 10AM until 1PM and all ages are encouraged to attend.  A fun, free activity to do with the whole family to kick off Spring Break!
  • Good to see all of our Tacky tourists today - reminder that tomorrow the dress is “St. Patrick’s Day” so wear your green!
  • Lunch Today is-  BBQ Meatball, Sweet potato fries, Pears, Cheese breadstick

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish a happy birthday to Joshua Philpott, Daniel Tovias & Cameron McCain 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!!

3/7/22- Monday, March 7th 2022

 B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • Track- Girls Varsity Track meet in the UNI dome today- bus leaves at 10am today
  • Good luck today Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Schedule Changes - can be made Thursday, March 3rd through Tuesday, March 8th.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to report to your second period class and try to change your schedule AFTER school.  Many of the classes are full, so there may not be other options available.
  • 8th Graders - Reminder of the high school planning meeting on Tuesday, March 8th at 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium for you and your parents.
  • 10th and 11th graders - Thursday, March 10th at 5:00 p.m. there is a College and Career Planning webinar for you and/or your parents to attend to learn more about college planning and paying for college.  See email from Mrs. Ryan to register for the webinar in advance.  A link will be sent for those who register.  Great presentation by ICAN (Iowa College Access Network).
  • Spanish Club will meet after school today in room 164.

  • OFFICE
  • SENIORS TODAY
  • Jostens Representative Karl Stern will be here to hand out GRADUATION ITEMS to Seniors DURING HIGH SCHOOL LUNCH PERIODS. Please make sure that you COME TO THE FRONT COMMONS AREA and pick up all your Graduation Items…
  • Highschool- Good job to those that participated in Grout day today- reminder that tomorrow is Tacky Tourist Day

  • Lunch Today is-  Chicken Patty Sandwich, broccoli, peaches

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Isssabella Ammirati & Brenna Beggs 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!!

3/4/22- Friday, March 4th 2022

  A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • Come out and enjoy the Falcon Follies tonight at 7 in the auditorium ….Falcon Follies is a variety show featuring the jazz band, concert choir, a cappella choir, and other talents.  Tickets are $5 and include a dessert at intermission.  

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Schedule Changes - can be made Thursday, March 3rd through Tuesday, March 8th.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to report to your second period class and try to change your schedule AFTER school.  Many of the classes are full, so there may not be other options available.

  • OFFICE
  • Monday March 7th SENIORS
  • Jostens Representative Karl Stern will be here to hand out GRADUATION ITEMS to Seniors DURING HIGH SCHOOL LUNCH PERIODS. Please make sure that you go to the FRONT COMMONS AREA and pick up all your Graduation Items...

High School- Show your school spirit and dress up for March Madness next week. Monday is Groutday (gray on gray), Tuesday is Tacky Tourist Day, Wednesday is St.Patrick’s Day and Thursday is Jersey Day.

  • Lunch Today is-  Mini Corn dogs, Corn & Strawberries

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish a Happy Birthday to Brooke long today!

-        As the weather gets nicer, earlier arrivers be aware that access to the building will begin starting at 7:45am unless you have an early bird class.  

  • 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!!

3/3/22-Thursday, March 3 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORT

  • 6th-8th grade Choir Concert tonight at 6! Sing it loud tonight Falcons!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Schedule Changes - can be made Thursday, March 3rd through Tuesday, March 8th.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to report to your second period class and try to change your schedule AFTER school.  Many of the classes are full, so there may not be other options available.

Thank you to all of the poster contest submissions last week…..The winner of the Family and Consumer Science Poster Contest is Kya Long!  Please see Ms. Morgan to claim your prize!

Show your school spirit and dress up for March Madness next week. Monday is Groutday (gray on gray), Tuesday is Tacky Tourist Day, Wednesday is St.Patrick’s Day and Thursday is Jersey Day.

  • OFFICE
  • Monday March 7th SENIORS
  • Jostens Representative Karl Stern will be here to hand out GRADUATION ITEMS to Seniors DURING HIGH SCHOOL LUNCH PERIODS. Please make sure that you go to the FRONT COMMONS AREA and pick up all your Graduation Items...

  • Lunch Today is-  Cheeseburger, Baked Beans, & Mixed Fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Ruby & Talon Orr, Kylee Logan, Zach Wilke & Tyman Brown- we hope you all 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!!

3/1/22-Tuesday, March 1 2022

 A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • The HS girls soccer meeting has been moved from tonight to Thursday, March 3 at 5:30 PM in Notre Dame HS gym.

  • Tonight at 7 in the HS Gym is the parade of bands! What a great way to come support your peers involved and listen to some amazing music!!

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Today is the last day of the trimester. We do not have school tomorrow. Enjoy the mid-week break. We will see you on Thursday to start off trimester 3 with new classes- and it will be a B day on Thursday!
  • High school students: As always, schedule changes will be the first four days of the semester.  Any emails sent to Mrs. Ryan may not be addressed so she can focus on helping students end this trimester successfully.  Many of the elective classes are full, so there might not be many/any options.
  • 7th grade students: Your exploratory schedules are in Infinite Campus.  There are no changes to these assignments.  
  • 8th Graders - Tuesday, March 8th at 7:00 p.m. there will be a High School Planning Meeting for you and your parents in the Auditorium.  Graduation requirements and information about planning for high school will be discussed.
  • 7th and 8th graders: It’s not too late to sign up for Jr. High Track. Just fill out the form sent to your email and see Mr. Illian or Mr. Radloff for a schedule. Practice starts right after Spring Break.
  • Art Club Meets tonight after school!
  • Junior High student council will meet after school today.

  • Lunch Today is-  BBQ Pork Sandwich, Cheesy Broccoli, & Pears

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Cole Mincer 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!!

2/28/22-Monday, February 28 2022

B  Day Today

  • SPORT

  • ACTIVITIES
  • A Special Shout out to the Speech team for their great performances on Saturday.  The following students advanced to State Competition:  Emerson Lehman, Raine Messamaker, Erin Ryan, Jenna Schnellbacher and Sariah Garrison.
  • Juniors and Seniors -  a representative from Kirkwood Community College will be in the library at 11:15 today to discuss opportunities for education and training at Kirkwood.  Sign up on Mrs. Ryan’s door or respond to her email to be excused to attend.
  • Come join Kaleb Allen and Kenyon Baker in the gym after school today for their college signing.
  • Hey junior high students. If you haven’t voted for your class color, today is the last day to vote. The survey is in your email. Student council will announce the winners tomorrow.
  • Sign-ups for junior high track will be right after school today at 3:30 in Mr. Radloff's room.
  • High school students: As always, schedule changes will be the first four days of the semester.  Any emails sent to Mrs. Ryan may not be addressed so she can focus on helping students end this trimester successfully.  Many of the elective classes are full, so there might not be many/any options.

  • Lunch Today is-  Garlic French Bread Pizza, sweet potato fries, peaches

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Kynnick Christofferson, Gabe Mellinger, Sam Yonker, Jaric Nupp, & shout out to the leap year baby-  

Koppelia Klatt- we hope you all 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!!

2/25/22-Friday, February 25 2022

A  Day Today

  • SPORT

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Good Luck to the Individual Speech team who takes on the world at District Competition tomorrow.  Wish them luck.  Bus leaves at 6:00 AM
  • Jr High Track meeting and sign-ups will be Monday right after school. Any 7th and 8th graders are welcome!
  • Hey, junior high students. Many of  you haven’t voted on your class color yet. Go to your email and vote. The email is under the student council Spirit week survey. Please join in on voting for your class color that will be worn ,one day, during spirit week.

  • Lunch Today is-  Chicken tenders, sweet potato fries, pineapple and dinner roll

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish a happy birthday to Jackson Blankenship, Dakota Clark!!
  • 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!!

2/24/22-Thursday, February 24 2022

B  Day Today

  • SPORT
  • JH Boys Basketball- Have a game at 4:30 against WACO at home! Come out and cheer them on to a victory!
  • Good Luck Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Reminder the FCCLA Poster Contest!!

The winner receives a $25.00 gift card to Walmart!!!

See Mrs. Morgan for details Deadline is Tomorrow

  • On March 28 through April 1st, the junior high student council will be hosting Healthy Spirit Week. On one of those days each junior high class will wear their favorite color.The junior high student council will be sending out a survey to the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students to decide what color each class will be wearing. Choose your favorite color and submit your answer. Will the color you choose be the color that your class will wear on that day?

  • Lunch Today is-  Cheeseburger, baked beans, and mixed fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Carmen Gallegos 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!!

2/23/22-Wednesday, February 23 2022

A  Day Today

  • SPORT
  • Our Varsity boys basketball team finished their season last night with a tough loss at the district finals against MidPriarie.  They had a good season - We are proud of you Falcons!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • The HS Student Council has a meeting tomorrow morning at 7:30.
  • Prom committee will meet after school in room 164 today.
  • Juniors - Be sure to read the email from Mrs. Ryan.  She sent a video about ACT/SATs and some basic Junior information.
  • Reminder the FCCLA Poster Contest!!

The winner receives a $25.00 gift card to Walmart!!!

See Mrs. Morgan for details Deadline is Feb 25th

There will be a HS boys soccer meeting in room 154 today after school

  • Lunch Today is-  Spaghetti, garlic bread, broccoli, and pears

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Travian Donaldson & Merek Murphy- we hope you have 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.

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

2/22/22-Tuesday, February 22 2022

 B Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Boys Basketball- Our Varsity boys have the district final game tonight at Mt Pleasant against Mid Prairie. Tickets must be purchased online (see the school website announcement page for the link or email from Mr. Housel.) https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets/
  • They need a crowd- MidPrairie comes in droves- so the more support we can get the better- Come out and cheer the boys on!!!
  • Good Luck Tonight Falcons!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Attention highschoolers!  Anyone interested in participating in this year's Quizbowl, please meet with Mr. Robinson today after school in room 170.

  • Happy TWOsday- reminder if you want your hat or hood you must get your wristband from the library for $1!

  • Juniors and Seniors! Simpson College from Indianola will be in our library today at 2:15.  Sign-up on Mrs. Ryan’s door or reply to her email about Simpson to attend.  
  • Juniors and Seniors! Remember to let Mrs. Ryan know if you are interested in Intro to Athletic Training or Medical Terminology.  If we don’t have enough interest, we may not be able to offer the class.  Please let her know ASAP.
  • The Junior High student council will meet today after school.

Theme tonight is Black out for boys game tonight- again come out & support your Falcons!!

  • Robotics meeting today after school.
  • Lunch Today is-  Fish sticks, oven potato, peaches and breadstick

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish a happy birthday to Gracie Cole,

  • 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!!

2/21/22-Monday, February 21 2022

A  Day Today

  • SPORT
  • JH Boys Basketball - have a game tonight against Van Buren at Harmony High School at 4:30- Good Luck boys!!!
  • There will be a HS boys soccer meeting on Wednesday after school in Room 154.

-        Wrestling Update-  Congrats to our HS wrestlers on winning the state team title on

Saturday! Come celebrate the ND/WB wrestling team’s accomplishments today at 4 pm Notre Dame HS gym.

-         HS Track- Practice - starts today after school in the JH gym

-         Boys HS Basketball- Our Varsity boys have the district final game tomorrow night at Mt

Pleasant against Mid Prairie. Tickets must be purchased online (see the school website announcement page for the link or email from Mr. Housel.) https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets/

-        Please email Mr. Housel if you are interested in HS golf or tennis.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish Club will meet in room164 after school today.
  • Hey all tomorrow  is 2-22-22- Let’s celebrate by wearing our hats & hoods-
  • Pay $1 in the library - get a wristband that must be worn tomorrow to wear your hat!
  • Attention highschoolers!  Anyone interested in participating in this years Quizbowl, please meet with Mr. Robinson Tuesday afterschool in room 170.

  • Reminder the FCCLA Poster Contest!!

The winner receives a $25.00 gift card to Walmart!!!

See Mrs. Morgan for details Deadline is Feb 25th

  • Lunch Today is-  Fajita, Black beans, and Mandarin Oranges

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Isaac Pratt & Tyler Grisby 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!!

2/18/22- Friday, February 18th

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Let's congratulate the HS Girls basketball team on a good season. They had a tough loss to MidPrairie on Wednesday. But we are so proud of them for ending with a 16-7 record!! Great job ladies!!!
  • HS Boys Basketball- Our Varsity boys had a big win over Cardinal last night and they advanced to district finals on Tuesday at Mt Pleasant against Mid Prairie. Tickets must be purchased online (see the school website announcement page for the link or email from Mr Housel.) https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets/
  • Wrestling…State update-  CJ Davis went 1 & 1 and advanced to today & Isaiah Fenton also got a win and is moving on! The team went 9-2 in matches and is in first place after the first day.  So if you get a chance- reach out & wish them Good Luck today!!

-Any girls interested in playing high school soccer need to email Coach Ackerman and Mr. Housel by TODAY. The parent meeting will be March 1 at 5:30 at the ND gym.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Reminder next Tuesday is 2-22-22- Let’s celebrate by wearing our hats & hoods-
  • Pay $1 in the library - get a wristband that must be worn that day to wear your hat!

  • Reminder the FCCLA Poster Contest!!

The winner receives a $25.00 gift card to Walmart!!!

See Mrs. Morgan for details Deadline is Feb 25th

Lunch Today is- Mac & Cheese Broccoli, mixed fruit & dinner roll

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.

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

2/17/22- Thursday, February 17th

 A  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Boys JH Basketball- at home tonight at 4:30 against ND
  • Boys HS Basketball-  HS boys district game is at Cardinal tonight at 7 PM. WB fans are asked to sit on the bleachers on the stage.  Reminder- Tickets must be purchased online
  • Wrestling- Congrats to the wrestling team on their 7th place at the state dual tournament yesterday with Cole Mincer, Lyblie Christofferson, Kynnick Christofferson, Isaiah Fenton and CJ Davis representing WB.  Let's all wish  Isaiah Fenton and CJ Davis good luck at the individual state tournament today!
  • Good Luck Falcons!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • The first meeting for the high school Women's Alliance Club is today after school in Mr. Fleece's room. Everyone is welcome!

  • Hey all next Tuesday is 2-22-22- Let’s celebrate by wearing our hats & hoods-
  • Pay $1 in the library - get a wristband that must be worn that day to wear your hat! All while supporting SOAR

  • Reminder the FCCLA Poster Contest!!

The winner receives a $25.00 gift card to Walmart!!!

See Mrs. Morgan for details Deadline is Feb 25th

  • Hey, Kids! Check your school email for a Google form in which you can nominate teachers to play 3-on-3 basketball against student teams during the week of March Madness.

  • Lunch Today is- Mini Corn dogs, oven potato & applesauce

  • Birthdays today-  Happy birthday to Lydia Armstrong - we hope you have 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.

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

2/16/22- Wednesday, February 16th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

HS Girls Basketball- Girls regional game is tonight at 5:00 at Mid Prairie

Reminder tickets must be purchased online

  • Any girls interested in playing high school soccer need to email Coach Ackerman and Mr. Housel by Feb 18th. The parent meeting will be March 1 at 5:30 at the ND gym.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors and Seniors - See Mrs. Ryan if you are interested in either of the two new classes we are offering 3rd Trimester: Medical Terminology or Intro to Athletic Training (also known as Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries).  Both classes are SCC credit taught at WB. Send Mrs. Ryan an email and she will see if it can work in your schedule.
  • High School students - Remember to read your school email regularly.  It is the method of communication used by the school.
  • Seniors! If you are planning to go to college you need to file the FAFSA to determine your eligibility for grants, scholarships and loans.  SCC is hosting a FAFSA Help Day on Wednesday, February 23 from 3:00-6:00 p.m.  For more details, contact Mrs. Ryan.  Many college financial aid deadlines are approaching and you could miss out on money!
  • It’s a
  • Poster Contest!!
  • (to celebrate FCCLA Week, February 14-18)
  • The winner receives a $25.00 gift card to Walmart!!!
  • Contest:  Create a poster promoting Family and Consumer Science Classes.
  • It must have a positive, accurate, creative, educational message and
  • tell how Family and Consumer Science classes are important
  • and help everyone to learn valuable skills for life!
  • Artwork is encouraged, but not required.
  • The deadline for finished posters is February 25th.
  • They must be given to Ms. Morgan by 1:30 pm Friday.
  • Winner will be announced on Monday,Feb. 28th, during announcements.

Hey, Kids! Be looking in your school email for a Google form in which you can nominate teachers to play 3-on-3 basketball against student teams during the week of March Madness.

Lunch Today is- Tacos, refried beans & pineapple

  • Birthdays today- Let's wish Klayton Tucker an extra special 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.

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

2/15/22- Tuesday, February 15th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Wrestling- Please dismiss the HS wrestlers at 10:45 AM for their send off at Notre Dame for state dual wrestling.  
  • Boys Varsity Basketball- Congrats to the HS boys basketball team on  advancing to the district semifinal at Cardinal on Thursday at 7 PM!  Tickets must be purchased online: https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets
  • Boys JH Basketball- our boys JH basketball team has a game vs. L&M today at 4:30 at home
  • Bowling- Varsity Bowlers have their STATE qualifier today.
  • Good Luck today Falcons!!!!!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors and Seniors - There are two new classes for students that may be interested: Intro to Athletic Training and Medical Terminology.  Both are SCC classes at our school.  Let Mrs. Ryan know if you are interested to see if it will fit in your schedule this year.
  • It’s a
  • Poster Contest!!
  • (to celebrate FCCLA Week, February 14-18)
  • The winner receives a $25.00 gift card to Walmart!!!
  • Contest:  Create a poster promoting Family and Consumer Science Classes.
  • It must have a positive, accurate, creative, educational message and
  • tell how Family and Consumer Science classes are important
  • and help everyone to learn valuable skills for life!
  • Artwork is encouraged, but not required.
  • The deadline for finished posters is February 25th.
  • They must be given to Ms. Morgan by 1:30 pm Friday.
  • Winner will be announced on Monday, Feb. 28th, during announcements.
  • Junior High Student Council will meet today, after school, in room 383.

  • Lunch Today is- Meatball Sub, Sweet Potato Fries, Pears

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Breyen Duffie today!

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!!

2/14/22- Monday, February 14th 2022

Happy Valentine's Day!!

 B Day Today

  • Congrats to the HS wrestling team on qualifying for state duals on Wednesday and to West Burlington students Isaiah Fenton and CJ Davis on qualifying for the individual state tournament starting on Thursday!

  • HS Basketball- Varsity Boys districts are here at WB tonight- there is a game at 6:30 between Mepo &  VanBuran and our Falcons take on Central Lee at 8- tickets must be purchased online prior to coming to the game- see these announcements on our WBHS Website or the email from Mr Housel to purchase

  • Any girls interested in playing high school soccer need to email Coach Ackerman and Mr. Housel by Feb 18th. The parent meeting will be March 1 at 5:30 at the ND gym.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors and Seniors - There are some new classes being offered 3rd trimester: Medical Terminology and Intro to Athletic Training - both are classes being taught at WB with SCC/WB credit.  See Mrs. Ryan, if interested.  They may or may not fit into your schedule this year, but we hope to offer them next year as well.

  • Lunch Today is-  Chicken Patty, Peas, & Peaches

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all say Happy Birthday to Davis Ricketts, Dalton Hammond, Jaeger Illian & Chyanne Cook 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!!

2/11/22- Friday, February 11th

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Varsity Girls Basketball- Have regionals vs Camanche tomorrow - here at WB at 7:00 - Tickets must be purchased online prior to the game- come out and cheer the girls on to a victory!! See these announcements on our WBHS Website or the email from Mr Housel to purchase
  • Wrestling - Also Tomorrow our wrestling team has districts at Williamsburg starting at 11- again you must pre purchase your tickets online to attend

  • Good Luck tomorrow Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Don’t forget- Valentine’s Day is Monday! Today is your last chance to purchase a limited edition Sing-A-Gram sung by your very own fellow Falcons! Let’s spread some love by sending someone special (your best friends, your little sister, your grandma, your significant other or even your favorite teacher) a Sing-A-Gram-Email for just $1. See Mrs. Watkins or Mrs. Amenell at lunch. Or Mrs. Carr in the library to purchase a Sing-A-Gram to be sent on Valentine's Day. There are several categories to choose from! You can choose to keep it a secret, or sign your name, it’s up to you! You can purchase your Sing-A-Gram today by 1:30!
  • Mrs. Allen is looking for 3 to 4 more guys to cast in Leaving Iowa. They are small roles. See Mrs. Allen if you are interested.

Lunch Today is- Pizza, Corn, Applesauce

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.

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

2/10/22- Thursday, February 10th

 B  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH Boys Basketball- play at Holy Trinity tonight at 4:30- bus leaves at 3:15
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Auditions for the HS Spring play called Leaving Iowa, are today after school. You may sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room for an audition and to get more information.

  • Looking for something unique and special to give to your friends, family or a special someone for Valentine’s Day? Purchase a limited edition Sing-A-Gram sung by your very own Fellow Falcons!  Let’s spread some love by sending someone special a Sing-A-Gram-Email for just $1. See Mrs. Watkins or Mrs. Amenell at lunch. Or Mrs. Carr in the library to purchase a Sing-A-Gram to be sent to someone special (your best friend, little sister, Grandma, your even your favorite teacher!) to be delivered on Monday-Valentine's Day.
  • There are several categories to choose from! You can choose to keep it a secret, or sign your name, it’s up to you! You can purchase your Sing-A-Gram through the end of day tomorrow- so get yours soon! For more information, see one of those lovely ladies stated above, or talk to a SOAR team teacher! Also… This is a fundraiser for the SOAR activities for you!

                  -     Junior High Student Council will meet after school today in room 383.

  • Lunch Today is- Cheeseburger, Baked Beans, Strawberries

  • Birthdays today-  Lots to celebrate today- let's wish a happy birthday to Natalia Payne, Ale Kellen, & Sage Eggar today!!!

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!!

2/9/22- Wednesday, February 9th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Auditions for the HS Spring play called Leaving Iowa, will be tomorrow after school. You may sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room for an audition and to get more information.
  • Juniors - There will be a prom committee meeting after school today in room 164.
  • Don’t forget to get your Sing-A-Grams to send to someone special on Valentine's day- see Mrs. Watkins or Mrs. Amenell at lunch or Mrs Carr in the library to get yours before the end of the day on Friday!
  • Auditions for the play are Thursday, please sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room.

Lunch Today is- Orange Chicken, Brown Rice, Broccoli, Mixed Fruit

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish Isabella Murphy an extra special 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.

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

2/8/22- Tuesday, February 8th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH Boys Basketball- have a game today at Central Lee at 4:30
  • HS BOYS Basketball- Our HS Boys take on Keokuk tonight at Keokuk with the JV boys game at 6 & the Varsity boys game at 7:30
  • Wrestlers: Dismiss at 2:15
  • Go get ‘em tonight boys!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Congratulations to the Large Group Speech teams at their State performances on Saturday, February 5 in Cedar Rapids.  The Ensemble Act called “Little Women” featuring Jenna Schnellbacher, Raine Messamaker, Emerson Lehmanand Mady Markey received straight I’s  and the Group Improv team called “Three Comedians and Craig” featuring Erin Ryan, Lauren Allen, and Raylee Ayer received I and II ratings. They had a fantastic showing-great job teams!!
  • Once again- Valentine’s Day is coming up! Let’s spread some love by sending someone special (your best friends, your little sister, your grandma, a special someone, or even your favorite teacher) a Sing-A-Gram-Email for just $1. See Mrs. Watkins or Mrs. Amenell at lunch. Or Mrs. Carr in the library to purchase a Sing-A-Gram to be sent on Valentine's Day. There are several categories to choose from! You can choose to keep it a secret, or sign your name, it’s up to you! You can purchase your Sing-A-Gram from now until Friday Feb 11th at 1:30- so get yours soon! For more information, see one of those lovely ladies stated above, or talk to a SOAR team teacher!
  • Auditions for the play are Thursday, please sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room.
  • There will be a Robotics meeting today after school! (Whew! Just made it. Thanks!)
  • Junior High Student Council will meet this Thursday, Feb.10,2022, after school in Ms. Bourgs classroom. We have a lot to talk about.See you there.
  • Lunch Today is-  Tenderloin, Oven Potato, Peaches

  • Birthdays today- none

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!!

2/7/22- Monday, February 7th 2022

A Day Today

  • SPORT
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Tonight our HS Basketball teams take on Fairfield at home- JV Girls at 4:30. JV Boys & Varsity Girls at 6, and Varsity Boys at 7:30- It is senior night- all of our senior winter athletes will be recognized prior to the Varsity games.  It is Falcon Pride night so put on your Falcon Gear- your green, white and black & come out and support your Falcons.  Also… are you feeling lucky?? Get your chance to win some sweet treats during the boys game tonight for just $2
  • Good luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • There will be a Spanish Club meeting after school today in room 164.
  • Valentine’s Day is coming up! Let’s spread some love by sending someone special a Sing-A-Gram-Email for just $1. See Mrs. Watkins or Mrs. Amenell at lunch. Or Mrs. Carr in the library to purchase a Sing-A-Gram to be sent on Valentine's Day. There are several categories to choose from! You can choose to keep it a secret, or sign your name, it’s up to you! For more information, see one of those lovely ladies stated above, or talk to a SOAR team teacher!
  • Auditions for the play are Thursday, please sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room.

  • Lunch Today is-  Teriyaki Beef Dipper, Sweet Potato Fries, Pears & Dinner Roll

  • Birthdays today-  Happy birthday to Bryce Logan- we hope you have a great one!

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!!

2/4/22- Friday, February 4th

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls Basketball- Varsity girls will play at Mediapolis tonight at 6 against WMU
  • Varsity boys will play against Wapello at home tomorrow at 7:30 PM

following the Columbus vs. Notre Dame game at 6 PM.

  •   Admission is $5 and only conference passes will be accepted.
  • Good Luck Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Auditions for the HS Spring play called Leaving Iowa, will be next Thursday Feb 10th after school. You may sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room for an audition and to get more information.
  • Reminder: West Burlington Post Prom has extended their sale to this weekend.  They will take more dresses today from 4:00-6:00 pm and tomorrow, February 5th from 8:30-9:30 am.  For those bringing dresses, the cost is $10 long dresses, $5 short dresses.  You price your dress and keep the profit.  The Dress Sale is tomorrow, February 5th from 10:00-3:00 and Sunday, February 6th from Noon to 2:00 at the old Christopher and Banks store in the mall! Lots of dresses so check it out
  • The Ensemble Act “ Little Women” (Jenna Schnellbacher, Raine Messamaker, Mady Markey and Emerson Lehman) and the improv group called 3 Comedians and Craig (Erin Ryan, Lauren Allen and Raylee Ayer) will be in Cedar Rapids Saturday for the State Large Group Speech Competition.  Please wish them luck!!

Lunch Today is- Chicken Tenders, Cheesy Broccoli, Applesauce & Breadstick

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.

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

2/3/22- Thursday, February 3rd

 A  Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Our JV Girls, Varsity Girls & Varsity Boys play tonight at Van Buren - bus leaves at 2:45
  • Bowling- Our Varsity Bowlers have a meet in Mt. Pleasant today at 1:00- bus leaves at 11:45
  • Good Luck Tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Auditions for the HS Spring play called Leaving Iowa, will be next Thursday Feb 10th after school. You may sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room for an audition and to get more information.
  • Large Group Speech Practice is tonight in Mrs. Jeffries room. The Ensemble Act Little Women and the group 3 Comedians and Craig will be in Cedar Rapids for the State Speech Competition-so rehearsals are important to attend!!
  • Seniors! An important email was sent yesterday to your school email from Mrs. Ryan regarding Financial Aid and Scholarships.  Be sure to read that email if you want money to go to college.  

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Patty, Oven Potato, Strawberries

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Liam Martin- 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!!

2/2/22- Wednesday, February 2nd

 B Day Today      Happy Groundhogs Day- looks like Phil says 6 more weeks of winter 🙂

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Basketball-SEISC basketball pairings have been set.
  • Varsity girls will play at Mediapolis against WMU at 6 PM Friday.  
  • Varsity boys will play against Wapello at home Saturday at 7:30 PM following the Columbus vs. Notre Dame game at 6 PM.  Admission is $5 and only conference passes will be accepted.

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Auditions for the HS Spring play called Leaving Iowa, will be next Thursday Feb 10th after school. You may sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room for an audition and to get more information.
  • Juniors - There will be a prom committee meeting after school today in room 164.

Lunch Today is- Spaghetti, Garlic Bread, Peas, Peaches

  • Birthdays today- none

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!!

2/1/22- Tuesday, February 1st

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Play at home tonight against Cardinal with JV girls at 4:30, JV Boys & Varsity Girls at 6 & Varsity Boys at 7:30.
  • It is Pink Out night- wear your pink & come not only see our HS players in action but our Future Female Falcon players will scrimmage during the girls halftime too! Also bring $2 to try your chance at the half court shooting contest for a prize during the boys halftime.

  • Bowling- Have a meet at Davis County today at 4:00- please dismiss the bowlers at 1:20
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Auditions for the HS Spring play called Leaving Iowa, will be next Thursday Feb 10th after school. You may sign up in Mrs. Allen’s room for an audition and to get more information.
  • Art Club will meet after school today.
  • Robotics will NOT meet after school today.  We will meet after school next Tuesday, February 8th.
  • West Burlington Post Prom has extended their sale to this weekend.  They will take more dresses Friday, February 4th from 4:00-6:00 pm and Saturday, February 5th from 8:30-9:30 am.  For those bringing dresses, the cost is $10 long dresses, $5 short dresses.  You price your dress and keep the profit.  Actual Dress Sale is Saturday, February 5th from 10:00-3:00 and Sunday, February 6th from Noon to 2:00 at the old Christopher and Banks store in the mall! Lots of dresses so check it out!

  • Lunch Today is- BBQ Meatballs, Sweet potato Fries, Pears & Dinner Roll

  • Birthdays today- none

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!!

1/31/22- Monday, January 31st 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- JH Boys have a game vs. Cardinal tonight starting at home at 4:30- come out and root them on!

 

  • ACTIVITIES
  • West Burlington Post Prom has extended their sale to this weekend.  They will take more dresses Friday, February 4th from 4:00-6:00 pm and Saturday, February 5th from 8:30-9:30 am.  For those bringing dresses, the cost is $10 long dresses, $5 short dresses.  You price your dress and keep the profit.  Actual Dress Sale is Saturday, February 5th from 10:00-3:00 and Sunday, February 6th from Noon to 2:00 at the old Christopher and Banks store in the mall! Lots of dresses so check it out!

  • Lunch Today is-  Cheeseburger, baked beans, pineapple

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish a very happy birthday to Layton Diewald & Arya Nowroozi 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!!

1/28/22- Friday, January 28th

  ADay Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Boys Basketball- Play Danville today at home at 4:30!
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Our Hs teams are also playing a big game tonight at WACO with JV playing at 4:30, Varsity girls at 6 & Varsity boys at 7:30
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Also tomorrow there is a state jazz band contest and Wrestling Conference Meet- so Good luck tomorrow to all of you!!!
  • Any student who is Interested in participating in Individual Speech contests, please see Mrs. Schnellbacher by today.
  • Juniors, remind your parents to check their emails and sign up to help with the Post Prom dress sale this weekend. You can also come and shop for a dress!

Lunch Today is- Tenderloin, green beans, peaches

Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Wesley Porter & Lane Jackson

  • 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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1/27/22- Thursday, January 27th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Wrestling- Varsity Wrestlers have a quadrangular at Waco tonight at 6:00- with 3:00 dismissal for bus
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors, remind your parents to check their emails and sign up to help with the Post Prom dress sale this weekend. You can also come and shop for a dress!
  • Large Group State participants from Little Women and 3 Comedians and Mr Fleece please meet in Mrs. Jeffries room after school!
  • Any student who is Interested in participating in Individual Speech contests, please see Mrs. Schnellbacher by Friday 1/28.
  • Seniors planning to graduate early at the end of 2nd trimester need to apply by tomorrow.  Forms are outside Mrs. Ryan’s office.

  • Lunch Today is- Fajitas, Black Beans, Fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish a happy birthday to Kenisha Baker, Kale Eggar & Bailey Anderson!!

 

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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1/26/22- Wednesday, January 26th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS
  • Anyone interested in High School track there will be a meeting TODAY after school in the auditorium. If you cannot attend, contact coach Gurius for more information.

        OFFICE  My Favorite Teacher contest forms are still available in the office.  

                                  Deadline for Entries are Feb 6th @ 5pm

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors - There will be a prom committee meeting after school today in Mrs. Bates room (164).

Lunch Today is- Teriyaki Chicken, Brown Rice, Broccoli,

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Emma Mooney today- we hope you have 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.

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

1/27/22- Thursday, January 27th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Wrestling- Varsity Wrestlers have a quadrangular at Waco tonight at 6:00- with 3:00 dismissal for bus
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors, remind your parents to check their emails and sign up to help with the Post Prom dress sale this weekend. You can also come and shop for a dress!
  • Large Group State participants from Little Women and 3 Comedians and Mr Fleece please meet in Mrs. Jeffries room after school!
  • Any student who is Interested in participating in Individual Speech contests, please see Mrs. Schnellbacher by Friday 1/28.
  • Seniors planning to graduate early at the end of 2nd trimester need to apply by tomorrow.  Forms are outside Mrs. Ryan’s office.

  • Lunch Today is- Fajitas, Black Beans, Fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish a happy birthday to Kenisha Baker, Kale Eggar & Bailey Anderson!!

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!!

1/26/22- Wednesday, January 26th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS
  • Anyone interested in High School track there will be a meeting TODAY after school in the auditorium. If you cannot attend, contact coach Gurius for more information.

        OFFICE  My Favorite Teacher contest forms are still available in the office.  

                                  Deadline for Entries are Feb 6th @ 5pm

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Juniors - There will be a prom committee meeting after school today in Mrs. Bates room (164).

Lunch Today is- Teriyaki Chicken, Brown Rice, Broccoli,

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Emma Mooney today- we hope you have 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.

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

1/25/22- Tuesday, January 25th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Play New London tonight at home - there will be no JV girls game but the JV boys will play at 4:30, Varsity Girls at 6 & Varsity boys at 7:30-There will be a dance performance at halftime as well by several little dancers- should be a great show!  ANNND… its country club vs country night-so Fresh/Soph put on your country CLUB best & Jr/Srs put on your boots and get Countrified and come help cheer on our teams on to a victory tonight!
  • Bowling- Our Bowlers also have a match tonight at Keokuk at 6:00
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!
  • Anyone interested in High School track there will be a meeting tomorrow after school in the auditorium. If you cannot attend, contact coach Gurius for more information.

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Art Club meets tonight after school.

  • Lunch Today is- Turkey & Cheese Sub, baby carrots & 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.

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

1/24/22- Monday, January 24th 2022

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- Our JH boys have a game at Waco tonight at 4:30- your bus leaves at 3:05

  • ACTIVITIES
  • There will not be a Spanish Club meeting after school today.
  • Congratulations to the Large Group Speech teams. They had a district meet in Ottumwa on Saturday with great success!
  • The Ensemble Acting team performed “Little Women” and they received a I rating.  
  • The group improv called The Breakfast Club received a 2 rating.
  • The group improv called 3 Comedians and Craig received a 1 rating!  

  • Lunch Today is- Mini Corn Dogs, Oven Potatoes & 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.

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

1/21/22- Friday, January 21st

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Our Varsity basketball teams play Holy Trinity in Ft Madison tonight at a little different time: Girls start at 6:30  & Boys at 8:00
  • Lets Go Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • We also want to say Good Luck to our Honor Band, Wrestlers and Speech teams that are all in action tomorrow as well

Lunch Today is- Pizza, corn & mandarin oranges

Birthdays today-  Happy birthday to Kayla Towne!!

  • 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!!

1/20/22- Thursday, January 20th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- boys take on Van Buran tonight at home at 4:30
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Our JV basketball teams play Holy Trinity in Ft Madison tonight at 6 & 7:30
  • Wrestling- Have a triangular tonight at ND at 6

        Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Large Group Speech has practice TODAY after school in room 265.  Please be in attendance as we prepare for the District Meet on Saturday, January 22 in Ottumwa. 
  • Mrs. Amenell's 5th period study hall, report to Mr. Housel's room today

  • Lunch Today is- Salisbury steak, cheesy broccoli, peaches & dinner roll

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish a Happy Birthday to Caleb 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!!

1/19/22- Wednesday, January19th

 B Day Today

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Reminder - in case you missed it… we have parent teacher conferences again tonight from 4-6pm.  If your parents or guardian have any questions or concerns it is a great time for them to come and get some answers!!

Lunch Today is- Tacos, refried beans & pears

  • Birthdays today- Lots to celebrate today!! Happy birthday to Wyatt Stumpf, Jauna Jones & Quanan Gates- we hope you all have 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.

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

1/18/22- Tuesday, January 18th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball-  Our HS basketball teams take on Notre Dame at home tonight- Put on your jersey and come on out to help cheer them on to a victory!
  • Wrestling- Our Wrestlers have a Tournament at WACO today - they will need dismissed today at 1:30
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!

·         Office

My Favorite Teacher Contest has started. If you would like to participate, you will need to write an essay about your favorite teacher. Come by the office and get a form. They have to be completed and turned in by Feb 6th.  

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Art Club is canceled tonight and will be rescheduled to next Tuesday, January 25th.

  • Lunch Today is- BBQ Meatballs, sweet potato fries, mixed fruit & cheese breadstick

  • Birthdays today-Lets all wish an extra special- Happy Birthday to Avvarri Jones 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!!

1/14/22- Friday, January 14th

  B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls & Boys Basketball- play at Central Lee tonight starting at 4:30 with JV girls, 6:00 JV boys & Varsity girls with Varsity boys at 7:30 HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO MONDAY AT THE SAME TIMES

  • Bowling- Have a home match today at 4:00 at King Pins vs. L&M HAS BEEN CANCELLED

  • Go get 'em tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Reminder- we have a 3 day weekend- Enjoy Martin Luther King Day Monday!

Lunch Today is- Mac & cheese, broccoli, pineapple, &  breadstick

Birthdays today-  Lets wish a Happy Birthday to Parker Anderson!

  • 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!!

1/13/22- Thursday, January 13th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- our JH boys basketball has their opening night at New London-games starting at 4:30
  • Wrestling- Our varsity wrestlers have a triangular at Notre Dame tonight at 6:00- it would be great to have a crowd to cheer them on!!

        Good luck tonight Falcons!

  • Office: My Favorite Teacher Contest has started. If you would like to participate, you will need to write an essay about your favorite teacher. Come by the office and get a form. They have to be completed and turned in by Feb 6th.  

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Reminder there will be Large Group Speech practice after school TODAY  in room 265.  The district meet is fast approaching and attendance is encouraged!!
  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Patty, sweet potato fries & mixed fruit

  • Birthdays today-  Let’s all wish a happy birthday to Kaden Miles-Stout & Elley Frank 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!!

1/12/22- Wednesday, January 12th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Reminder parent/teacher conferences are tonight from 4-6pm, let your parents know it is a good time to come see us if they have any questions!

Lunch Today is- Spaghetti, garlic bread, green beans, peaches

  • Birthdays today- Hayden Etchison & Ellie Davis- may you both have a wonderful 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!!

1/11/22- Tuesday, January 11th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- have a home game vs. Danville tonight- Put on your red, white & blue & come out and cheer them on - JV girls at 4:30, JV boys and Varsity girls at 6 and Varsity boys at 7:30 the
  • Bowling- have a match at Abington at 4:00 today. Please dismiss the bowlers at 2:05.
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Robotics Team will have a one hour meeting after school between 3:30 and 4:30pm

        -  Seniors planning to early graduate need to get an application outside

 Mrs. Ryan’s office and return by the January 28th deadline.

  • Junior High Student Council will not meet today after school but will meet tomorrow January 12, 2022, after school in Ms. Bourg’s room. See you then.

  • Lunch Today is- Cheeseburger, baked beans & pears

  • Birthdays today- Happy birthday to Garrett Nichols & Arian Jennings

  • 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!!

1/10/22- Monday, January 10th 2022

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Congratulations to Cameron Cathcart for auditioning and being accepted in the SEIBA Honor Band.
  • HS Wrestling to be dismissed at 2:50 for their meet today.
  • There are no vocal lessons today as Mrs. Siebers is not here.  

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Tenders, Oven Potatoes, Mandarin Oranges & Dinner Roll

  • 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.

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

1/7/22- Friday, January 7th

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS- while we have nothing on the calendar for today- tomorrow is a busy day for our Falcons-

HS Basketball- if you are looking for something to do tomorrow- come out and watch our JV & Varsity teams take on BHS at home- with JV Boys & Varsity girls start at 3 & JV girls and Varsity boys play at 4:30

  • Again anyone interested in running the Spotlight or broadcasting/announcing the Varsity games- please see Mr Housel by 1:30 today- Volunteers may get a free pass to get in the game or a concession voucher

Wrestling- has a tournament staring at 10 in Maquoketa

& our Bowling teams have a tournament at Louisa Muscatine at 2

                        Good luck to all of our Falcons in action tomorrow!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Spanish Club - Unfortunately Mrs. Bates will not be able to have a meeting next week, so our January meeting dates will have to be Monday the 24th and Monday the 31st.  Please mark your calendars for those dates.
  • Prom Committee - We will resume meeting on Wednesdays after school.  However, with parent teacher conferences the next two Wednesdays, our next meeting will have to wait until January 26th.  Please mark your calendars and be looking for ideas for decorations, invitations, etc. as those are the things we will discuss at our next meeting.
  • -CJ Davis, please remove your table from Mr. Fountain’s room.

Lunch Today is- tenderloin, sweet potato fries, & mixed fruit

Birthdays today-  Lets all wish a Happy Birthday to Jayonna Hiley!!

  • 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!!

1/6/22- Thursday, January 6th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Large Group Speech will have practice today after school in room 265.
  • Spanish Club - Unfortunately Mrs. Bates will not be able to have a meeting next week, so our January meeting dates will have to be Monday the 24th and Monday the 31st.  Please mark your calendars for those dates.
  • Prom Committee - We will resume meeting on Wednesdays after school.  However, with parent teacher conferences the next two Wednesdays, our next meeting will have to wait until January 26th.  Please mark your calendars and be looking for ideas for decorations, invitations, etc. as those are the things we will discuss at our next meeting.
  • High School Juniors and Seniors interested in participating in a photography mentorship with local professional photographer, Brandy Schwartz, need to see Mr. Fleece after school today. A selected student will have the opportunity to learn from a professional photographer, expand their skills and curate & host their own gallery show at the Art Center of Burlington. See Mr. Fleece ASAP to apply!
  • Any high school student willing to run the SPOT lights at the Varsity Girls and Boys basketball games- please see Mr Housel.

  • Lunch Today is- hot ham & cheese, oven potatoes & peaches

  • 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!!

1/5/22- Wednesday, January 5th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • Bowling- The girls and boys bowling teams meet today has been canceled

You will have practice tonight instead!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Large Group Speech will have practice tomorrow after school in room 265.

Lunch Today is- Orange chicken, brown rice, broccoli & applesauce

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to both Gabreille Holdefer & Gabrielle Jacobs- we hope it is a good 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!!

1/4/22- Tuesday, January 4th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball-  Our Highschool basketball teams play at home tonight against Van Buran- with JV girls starting at 4:30. JV boys & Varsity girls are at 6 & Varsity boys play at 7:30- Come out in your NEON and cheer on your team tonight!
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Junior High student council will meet today after school in Ms. Bourg’s room 383.

  • Lunch Today is- Mini corn dogs, baked beans, mandarin oranges

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Sawyer Garlington
  • 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!!

1/3/22- Monday, January 3rd

A Day Today

  • Welcome back everyone!!! We hope you all had a “decent” break and that you are all ready to crush those new year's resolutions!! But most of all we wish that we all have a great 2022 year!!

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball-  Our HS Girls play tonight against Keokuk at home JV at 4:30 & Varsity at 6 -  Go get 'em tonight ladies!!
  • JH boys basketball- practice starts today after school please make sure you have all of the athletic forms turned into the HS office

  • ACTIVITIES

 

  • Lunch Today is- Teriyaki beef dippers, green beans, pears and dinner roll

  • 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!!

12/22/21- Wednesday, December 22nd

 B Day Today

  • ACTIVITIES

  • Birthdays today- Lots to celebrate today-  not only do we have a 1:30 early dismissal today.  We also have several birthdays…
  • Brayden Roscum, Dalyia Crabb, Kaylee Martin-Egan, Sayla Watson- we hope you all have a very happy birthday!!!

Lunch Today is- Turkey & Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Dinner Roll, Peaches

  • 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!! Enjoy your winter break…Make it a great  Holiday!!

At this time, the PBIS team would like to invite the JH staff and students to the high school gym for our winter holiday assembly. Please sit on the west side of the bleachers

Wait 2 minutes

At this time, the PBIS team would like to invite the HS staff and students to the high school gym for our winter holiday assembly. Please sit on the east side of the bleachers

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12/21/21- Tuesday, December 21st

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball-  are in action tonight at Cardinal with JV girls at 4:30, JV boys & Varsity girls at 6 & Varsity boys at 7:30 The girls bus leaves at 2:30- Wrestling- Have Varsity Duels tonight at ND at 5pm. Please dismiss the team at 2:55.
  • Bowling-
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Looks like we have some very ugly and also some pretty cute holiday sweaters today… tomorrow wear your favorite Holiday PJs!!
  • Juniors or Seniors interested in CNA see Mrs. Ryan.  CNA is a requirement for students to get into most nursing programs.
  • Art Club meets tonight after school!  

  • Large Group Speech Practice will be tomorrow at 3:30 in room 265 for ALL participants.  Please plan to stop in for a brief meeting.

  • Lunch Today is- Fish Sticks, Sweet Potato fries, Pears & cheese breadstick

  • Birthdays today- Lets all wish an extra Happy Birthday to Nevaeh Howard, Keyrchin Purnell, & Madelyn Hamelton 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!!

12/20/21- Monday, Dec 20th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-

 

  • ACTIVITIES
  • HS Student Council is doing a WBHS Staff version of Elf on the Shelf. Throughout the building all this week, you may find a posting about a WB Elf. If you find one, go see Mrs. Allen to earn some SOAR points. Join in on the holiday fun!
  • Thanks to all who participated in Holiday Hat day today…remember tomorrow is Ugly Sweater day!!
  • Spanish Club will be meeting outside the movie theater at 4:15 today to go see the movie Encanto.  Anyone is welcome to attend.
  • Large Group Speech Practice will be tomorrow at 3:30 in room 265 for ALL participants.  Please plan to stop in for a brief meeting.
  • Juniors and Seniors! Let Mrs. Ryan know if you are interested in the CNA class.  Deadline to register is approaching soon!

  • Lunch Today is- Chicken Patty, Broccoli, Mandarin Oranges

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Kharisma Brockett today- we hope you have 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.

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

12/17/21- Friday, December 17th

  A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls & Boys Basketball- JV & Varsity play at home tonight vs Waco- JV girls at 4:30, JV boys & Varsity girls at 6 & Varsity boys at 7:30 Come out and support your teams!
  • Wrestling- Varsity have a tournament at Ft Madison tonight at 5
  • Bowling-

                 Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Reminder students, you can participate in the holiday raffle-  On December 22nd Santa will be selecting a few winners… uh…kids from the nice list…  to get a “gift” card for a random food chain in town. If you want a chance to be on his Nice list-  enter the raffle, log in to PBIS rewards & scroll down past the store tab and and select the raffle tab to get your chance to win.

The Burlington Public Library is looking for students who may be interested in volunteering and gaining some silver cord hours to help with their book sale that will take place Jan 20th - 25th.  If interested, contact Tom Murphy at 319-759-8978.  (RUN THROUGH JAN 7th)

Lunch Today is- Mac & cheese, broccoli, peaches, dinner roll

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.

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

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

12/16/21- Thursday, December 16th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- Girls have a double header vs. Waco at home tonight- come out and cheer the girls on!
  • Wrestling- have a triangular at Wapello tonight at 6
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • HS Student Council is encouraging students to participate in the Holiday Dress up Week next week. This is for HS and JH, Monday will be Holiday Hat Day, Tuesday is Ugly Sweater Day and Wednesday is Holiday Pajama Day! Show your Holiday Spirit!
  • Also- Remember you may enter the student raffle for Holiday Gift Card Give Away on PBIS under the Raffle choice!!

                

  • JUNIORS AND SENIORS - West Burlington has a section of CNA (Certified Nurse Aide) at SCC starting January 19th from 4:30-8:45 on Wednesdays until May 4.  Let Mrs. Ryan know if you are interested.

-Reminder that there is Large Group Speech practice today after school in room 265.

  • Lunch Today is-Teriyaki beef dippers, oven potatoes, 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.

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

12/15/21- Wednesday, December 15th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • FCCLA tonight after school in room 375.
  • Hey students, would you like the chance to participate in the holiday raffle? On December 22nd Santa will be selecting a few kids from the nice list to get a “gift” card. To enter, log in to PBIS rewards and select raffle from the list (scroll down below store)
  • Reminder that there is Large Group Speech practice tomorrow after school in room 265.  
  • Students working on Silver Cord Volunteer hours need to make sure they have a file open with Mr. Snodgrass.  If you have been logging hours but have not started a file, then the hours may not be counted.
  • Juniors or Seniors - West Burlington has a section of CNA (Certified Nurse Aide) from January 19-May 4th 4:30-8:45 on Wednesdays at SCC, with clinical hours on weekends.  See Mrs. Ryan if you are interested.  There are only a few openings available.  
  • Students Please remember the Holiday Themed Dress up days for next week.  
  • Monday Dec 20 - Holiday Hat day
  • Tuesday Dece 21 - Ugly Sweater Day
  • Wednesday Dec 22 - Holiday Pajama Day

Lunch Today is- Tacos refried beans and apple slices

  • Birthdays today- Brandon Broeg (Tech)

  • 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!!

12/14/21- Tuesday, December 14th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS- We have lots of action going on today-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Our HS basketball teams play at New London tonight, JV boys start at 4:30, Varsity girls at 6 & varsity boys at 7:30-
  • JV boys dismiss today at 3:05
  • Bowling- We also have a Home meet tonight for our Varsity Bowlers against Burlington.
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Tonight is our JH Band and Vocal Concerts- 6th grade at 6pm & 7th & 8th grade at 7pm!
  • Students working on Silver Chord Volunteer hours need to make sure they have file open with Mr. Snodgrass.  If you have been logging hours but have not started a file, then the hours may not be counted.
  • FCCLA is meeting tomorrow, Wednesday the 15th, in room 375.  We will be making iced holiday cookies.  Come with a friend and enjoy some holiday spirit!  Anyone is welcome to join us!
  • Robotics has their regular meeting tonight after school.

  • Lunch Today is- Pizza, steamed corn and mandarin oranges

  • Birthdays today- Let's wish a Happy birthday to Bonnie Rawls!!
  • 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!!

12/13/21- Monday, Dec 13th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- Girls have a game tonight at Harmony at 4:30.
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball-
  • Wrestling- JH round robin at Waco at 4:30 Dismiss at 2:20
  • Bowling-

 

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Our High School band and chorus concert is tonight at 7:00 - if you can, come out and enjoy some beautiful music!!
  • FCCLA is meeting this Wednesday, the 15th in room 375.  We will be making iced holiday cookies.  Come with a friend and enjoy some holiday spirit!  Anyone is welcome to join us!
  • Hey students, would you like the chance to participate in the holiday raffle? On December 22nd Santa will be selecting a few kids from the nice list to get a “gift” card. To enter, log in to PBIS rewards and select raffle on the left side.

  • Lunch Today is- Cheeseburger, sweet potato fries, and mixed fruit

  • Birthdays today-  We have some very special people to celebrate today- Mason Watkins. John-Michael Shaver, & Prior Bowen we hope you all have a very happy 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.

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

 

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

12/10/21- Friday, December 10th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Play Holy Trinity at home tonight with JV girls starting at 5. JV boys & Varsity Girls at 6 & Varsity boys at 7:30
  • The theme is: Beach Night

  • Bowling- Home meet tonight at 4 against West Central

  • Get out and support your Falcons tonight!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • 10th Grade TAG students (you know who you are) meet in Mr. Erickson’s classroom for 3rd period. Be sure to check in with your teacher FIRST! Get ready to have your Brains Melted!
  • Good luck to the Robotics team at their meet tomorrow morning at Davenport Central! Reminder to the team that the van leaves at 6:30AM tomorrow.
  • FCCLA is meeting next Wednesday, the 15th in room 375.  We will be making iced holiday cookies.  Come with a friend and enjoy some holiday spirit!  Anyone is welcome to join us!

Lunch Today is- Tenderloin,  Oven potato, pineapple

Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Brynna Poggmiller & Emerson Lehman!

  • 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!!

12/9/21- Thursday, December 9th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- Girls have a double header at ND at 4:30
  • HS Girls Basketball-
  • Hs Boys Basketball-
  • Wrestling- Varsity have a triangle meet at Highland tonight at 6 (please dismiss them at 3pm today).
  • Bowling-
  • Good luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Group Speech Participants-Reminder that Group Improv practice is after school TODAY at 3:35 in Mrs. Jeffries room 265.  This is a great chance for anyone who may be interested in joining to see what group improv is all about.  We’d love for you to be part of our team!

  • Lunch Today is- Salisbury, cheesy broccoli, dinner roll, pears

  • Birthdays today-  Lets all wish an extra happy birthday to Brian Newberry, Miley Conn, & Justin Miller!

  • 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!!

12/8/21- Wednesday, December 8th

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • Bowling- Meet today at Sigourney, they will be dismissed at 11:35
  • Good luck, go knock down some pins Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Group Speech Participants-Reminder that Group Improv practice is after school TOMORROW December 9 at 3:35 in Mrs. Jeffries room 265.  This is a great chance for anyone who may be interested in joining to see what group improv is all about.  We’d love for you to be part of our team!

Lunch Today is- spaghetti, garlic bread, green beans, fresh orange

  • Birthdays today- Happy Birthday to Lillian Taylor!!

  • 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!!

12/7/21- Tuesday, December 7th

A Day Today

  • SPORTS- We have lots of action going on today-
  • JH-Basketball-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- A big game tonight at Notre Dame- JV Girls at 4:30, Varsity girls & JV boys at 6 & Varsity boys at 7:30-  It’s Frat night- grab some collared shirts and sweaters and- Go out and support your Falcons!!
  • Wrestling- JH have a meet today at 4:30 at Mt Pleasant
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • The Junior High Student Council will not meet today after school.
  • Art Club meets tonight after school!
  • Super important Robotics meeting tonight after school! Even if you can only make it for a couple minutes, please attend!
  • Lunch Today is- BBQ Rib Sandwich, Sweet Potato Fries, Mixed Fruit

  • 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!!

12/6/21- Monday, Dec 6th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- Our JH Girls play at home today at 4:30 vs. New London
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball-
  • Wrestling- Have a round robin at Cardinal tonight starting at 4:30
  • Bowling-
  • Go get 'em tonight Falcons!

 

  • ACTIVITIES
  • There will be a Spanish Club meeting after school today in room 164.

 

  • Lunch Today is- Fajitas, Black beans, Peaches

  • Birthdays today-  Happy Birthday to Bella Plath 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!!

12/3/21- Friday, December 3rd

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball-
  • HS Girls & Boys Basketball- Play the first home game tonight vs Central Lee, the JV girls start at 4:30 with JV boys & Varsity girls at 6 & Varsity boys to follow at 7:30. The theme tonight is...Black out- come out & support your team!! The West Burlington Pep Band will also be playing and the dance team will have a performance at halftime of the boys game.  Come out and support your Falcons!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • Robotics: Arrive at the school at 6:45AM for the Robotics meet tomorrow in Iowa City!

Lunch Today is- Fish sticks, Oven potatoes, Mandarin oranges, Cheese breadstick

Birthdays today-  Hayden Vandenberg & Jenna Crowner- hope you have a great one 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!!

12/2/21- Thursday, December 2nd

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- JH Girls- play at Holy Trinity tonight at 4:30
  • HS Girls Basketball-
  • Hs Boys Basketball-
  • Wrestling- JH- 6 team round robin at ND at 4:30
  • Bowling-
  • Do your best tonight Falcons!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Schedule Changes - TODAY is the last day to make any schedule changes.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to see her try to see her AFTER school or during your study hall.  There are few classes open.
  • Do you miss performing on stage?  Does your life have little meaning now that the Musical is over?  Then come to the first meeting for both Large Group and Individual Speech teams that will be held today after school at 3:35 with Mrs. Jeffries and Mrs. Schnell in room 265.
  • Just a heads up that the PBIS SOAR store is now officially open!  Go online to PBIS rewards to check your points and order from the online school store! Items can then be picked up after school from the library.

 

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

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish a happy birthday to Logan Kelley & Mason Barngover 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!!

12/2/21- Thursday, December 2nd

 B Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- JH Girls- play at Holy Trinity tonight at 4:30
  • HS Girls Basketball-
  • Hs Boys Basketball-
  • Wrestling- JH- 6 team round robin at ND at 4:30
  • Bowling-
  • Do your best tonight Falcons!

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Schedule Changes - TODAY is the last day to make any schedule changes.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to see her try to see her AFTER school or during your study hall.  There are few classes open.
  • Do you miss performing on stage?  Does your life have little meaning now that the Musical is over?  Then come to the first meeting for both Large Group and Individual Speech teams that will be held today after school at 3:35 with Mrs. Jeffries and Mrs. Schnell in room 265.
  • Just a heads up that the PBIS SOAR store is now officially open!  Go online to PBIS rewards to check your points and order from the online school store! Items can then be picked up after school from the library.

 

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

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish a happy birthday to Logan Kelley & Mason Barngover 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!!

12/1/21- Wednesday, December 1st

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-

  • ACTIVITIES
  • There will be a HS student council meeting tomorrow morning at 7:30.
  • High School Schedule Changes - can be made Monday, November 29th through Thursday, December 2.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to report there on Monday and try to change your schedule AFTER school.  There are few classes open ESPECIALLY 2nd period.

  • It is that time of year for all performers to come out of the woodwork and participate in Speech Team.  Our first meeting for both Large Group and Individual Speech Contest will be held on Thursday, December 2nd after school at 3:35 with Mrs. Jeffries and Mrs. Schnell in room 265.  

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

  • 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!!

11/30/21- Tuesday, November 30th

B Day Today

  • SPORTS- We have lots of action going on today-
  • JH-Basketball-
  • HS Girls/Boys Basketball- Our Varsity Girls and Boys Basketball teams kick off their season tonight at Danville with Girls at 6 & Boys at 7:30
  • Wrestling- JH have a meet at Mt Pleasant at 4:30  release at 3:05. and our HS wrestlers have a meet at Columbus at 6 they will need to be released at 315
  • Bowling- Have a match tonight at King Pins vs Mt Pleasant at 4:30
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!!!!

        

  • ACTIVITIES
  • High School Schedule Changes - can be made Monday, November 29th through Thursday, December 2.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to report there on Monday and try to change your schedule AFTER school.  There are few classes open ESPECIALLY 2nd period.
  • Junior High Student Council will meet today after school in Ms. Bourg’s room 383.

  • OFFICE

        SENIORS -The following students need to stop by the office for their Jostens items:

Audrey Bazel                Parker Davis                Hailey Gerstel                Emerson Lehman

Jonah Coyle                Aiden Krell                Lauren Krogmeier        Raine Messamaker

Joshua Philpott        Davis Ricketts                Gab Zuritia                Hayley Miller

Caden Sawyers        Austin Applegate        Justin Barte                Arya Nowroozi

Noah Race                Jack Spencer                Kobe Twillie

  • Lunch Today is- Cheeseburger, Sweet Potato Fries, Pears

  • Birthdays today- Be sure to say Happy Birthday to Emry Watson 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!!

11/29/21- Monday, Nov 29th

 A Day Today

  • SPORTS-
  • JH-Basketball- our JH Girls play at home vs. Danville tonight at 4:30
  • HS Basketball- JV Girls & Boys season opener is tonight at Danville with the Girls starting at 6 & the boys to follow!
  • Good Luck tonight Falcons!!

 

  • ACTIVITIES
  • There is a Student Council meeting in the morning on Thursday
  • High School Schedule Changes - can be made Monday, November 29th through Thursday, December 2.  You will need to come and see Mrs. Ryan in person, in her office, the period of the class you are trying to change.  She teaches 2nd period, so if you are trying to change a 2nd period class, you will need to report there on Monday and try to change your schedule AFTER school.  There are few classes open ESPECIALLY 2nd period.

OFFICE - Following student need to come to office between your classes to pick up there Jostens items

Audrey Bazel                Joshua Philpott        Justin Barte

Gab Bruhl                 Riley Richards                Emerson Lehaman

Honah Coyle                Davis Ricketts                Raine Messamaker

Parker Davis                Gab Zurita                Hayler Miller

Hailey Gerstel                Caden Sawyers        Arya Nowroozi

Aiden Krell                 Reed Mercer                Noah Race

Lauren Krogmeir        Austin Applegate        Jack Spencer

Kobe Twillie

 

        Staff please be sure to share the 2nd trimester lunch schedule as the time have changed.

  • Lunch Today is- Tenderloin, Baked Beans, Pineapple

  • Birthdays today-  Let's wish an extra special birthday to Trevon Gayles!!

  • 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!!

11/19/21- 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!!