Fun & Fitness Day

Friday, May 26, is our annual fun and fitness day. From l l :30 a.m. to 3 p.m. there will be a bounce house, obstacle course, and the Moo Mobile. We are requesting help from parents to supervise. If you cannot commit to the entire time, please consider possibly an hour. If you can help out, call or e-mail Lynn.

 

Third Quarter News

 

Swimming Lessons

Information is part of the weekly letter about summer swimming lessons at the Decorah swimming pool during the weeks of July 12-21. If you plan to have your child ride the NW bus to swim lessons, this registration and 2 separate checks need to be returned to North Winneshiek no later than April 19th. If they are not riding the bus, you will register with the general public at parks.decorahia.org

Congrats to Alice Cast and Crew

Missoula Children's Theatre directors Ellen and Gabrielle were here with all the scripts, sets, costumes, music, sets, and makeup for the North Winn production of
Alice in Wonderland

Performances were held March 17 and  Saturday, March 18.

 

 

The Cast 

Alice Tall………Maria Hendrickson

Alice Medium……………Amelia Dugger

Alice Small……………Chloe Sheffield

Margaret…………………Mairi Sessions

Queen of Hearts……………Paige Lange

King of Hearts………………Cole Sabanish

Knave of Hearts……………Kolton Werges

Ace of Hearts………Daric Sheffield

Mad Hatter………………Jeramiah Rediske

March Hare……………Ayden Underbakke

Dor Mouse………………Riley Christopher

Cheshire Cats…Karlee Bullerman, Alexis Oden, Jasera Tweten

Duchess…………………Emma Schmelzer

Cook…………………………Madelynn Dahl

Fish…………………………Michael Kime

Frog………………………Xavier Atkinson  

Tweedle Dee……………Isaac Underbakke

Tweedle Dum………………Bradan Darling

Humpty Dumpty…………Hunter Quandahl

Gryphon………………Carlton Nordschow  

Mock Turtle………………Danielle Mason

Caterpillar Head…………Kale Tollefsrud

Flowers…………Jensen Korsness, Abby Northup, Savannah Phillips, Tylar Wenthold, Kamryn Werges


Caterpillar Body………Jayden Anderson, Lane Koch, Kaydence Rouse

Lobsters…………Brody Darling, Madyson Koch, Olivia Sheffield, Kaci Wangsness

The residency is funded by ticket sales, donations and the North Winn Boosters activity fund. Thanks for your support!

Schedule Change

Please note that the regular NW Board of Directors meeting dates have been changed from May through August:

Monday, May 15, 2017
Monday, June 19, 2017
Monday, July 17, 2017
Monday, August 21, 2017
Monday, September 18, 2017

 

Advertise in the Mustang Yearbook

Print the form and send it to school by May 5th! Support the yearbook by sponsoring. And order your yearbook now for delivery in the fall.

The price is $15 and is due before May 15..

 

Gardening

Members of the NW Sixth Grade class participated in a community service project of Wednesday, April 12. They cleaned up the NW Mustang Garden, removing last year's plant materials and leaves, making way for the daffodils and tulips beginning to bloom.

 

 

Pre-school Sign-up

North Winneshiek is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 pre-school program. To be eligible to enroll, children must be 4 years of age by Sept. 15. Call or email Lynn for an application or download below. Deadline is April 1.

Summer Driver's Ed

Students planning to enroll in Driver Education this summer need to be aware of the following information:

1. Summer Driver Education will be July 10 - 21, 2017.
2. Students must obtain a valid Learner's Permit before registering for Driver's Education.
3. Students must be at least 14 years old before the first day of class. Registrations will be accepted according to age with older students and in-district students given first preference.
4. The State of Iowa requires that each student attends and successfully passes 30 hours of classroom instruction and 6 hours of driving. No absences will be allowed without prior approval. Class will meet from 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Monday, July 10, Tuesday, July 11 and Monday, July 17 thru Friday, July 21. Driving time will be scheduled with the instructor.
5. Students may register until Friday, May 5, 2017. Maximum class size will be 30 students.
6. Driver’s Education fees: $245.00 for North Winneshiek district students; $405.00 for out of district students. Payment of one half of the fee and a copy of Learner’s Permit is due with registration. The balance is due on or before the first day of class (July 10, 2017).

If you have any questions regarding the above information, please call Wendy at 735-5411.

Upcoming Important Information

May 29 - NO SCHOOL
May 30 - 6th and 7th grade recognition ceremony at 1 p.m.
May 31 - 8th grade graduation ceremony at 1 p.m.
June 1 - Last day of school - dismissal at 11: 15 a.m. No lunch and no after-school latchkey.

 

Mabel Summer Rec: Sign Up

Mabel Summer Rec sign up night will be May 25th 5:00-6:00 pm at the Mabel Community Center.

Contact Kati Bergey at kbergey@mabelcanton.org or 507-450-9556 or Karen Larson at City Hall mabelcty@mabeltel.coop 507-493- 5299 with questions.

There will be a bus to the Spring Grove Swimming Pool on Fridays. More info...

See the complete Mabel Rec Schedule...

 
 

A Performance by NW Students

Check out this video My Kitty is So Cute with script written by Caden and Carlton...

 

MS Fundraiser

Middle School students are selling Pizza Ranch punch cards to raise money for their final North Winn field trip. Buy punch cards for $10 at the Spring Concert on May 2 or from student council members.

5K Run/Walk Saturday, May 20th, 2017 Mabel, Minnesota

Old Creamery Winners

Congratulations to these two 5th grades who were picked as winners for their Old Creamery Theatre Writing Contest Stories:  Jensen Korsness won 2nd place for her story Batter Clatter,
Hewitt Heier won special recognition for his story The Two Crabs.

Hewitt's story has been chosen to be performed in this year's touring production in schools all over the state of Iowa.

NW Financial Presentation

More Info

The North Winneshiek Community School District does not discriminate in its education programs or educational activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, socio-economic status, religion, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status.
The Affirmative Action Coordinator is Tim Dugger and can be reached at 563-735-5411.