The ag department still has a few wreaths left and the poinsettias are coming along. Put yourself or someone in the Christmas spirit. Contact Mr. Rice at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-549-3313
The high school has their first home game on Friday, December 6th against Lyndon starting at 5:00 p.m. We will have BLUE out night. Everyone come out and support the Trojan teams and wear your blue.
Christmas Wreaths for sale by the MdCV Ag Ed Hort class. Supply is limited. We have a few ready now and more next week after Thanksgiving. We will also have poinsettias after Thanksgiving as well. $20 for wreaths 12 inch $25 16 inch only 2 wreaths. $5 poinsettias [6 inch pots] Contact Mr. Rice at email@example.com to reserve yours today!
The elementary tower gardens are overflowing! If you would like some lettuce, basil, bok choy, or rainbow chard please send a note with your child tomorrow.
Know a teacher you feel should be the USD 456 Teacher of the Year? Please follow the link to nominate a teacher you feel is worthy of this honor! https://forms.gle/hfiMvn7cRYCGrcGk9
ATTENTION: According to KCP&L and Lyon-Coffey Electric, the planned power outage on Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 will ONLY affect customers of Lyon-Coffey Electric. USD 456 is serviced by KCP&L and WILL NOT be affected by the power outage. School will be in session on that date.
ATTENTION: Start time for this Thursday's (11/14/19) JH basketball game against Southern Coffey County was incorrectly listed. Games will begin at 4PM at the Middle School in Gridley. Schedule: half JV girls - half JV boys - Varsity girls - Varsity boys.
If you missed the elementary Veteran’s Day program you can watch it here https://youtu.be/_BSEt8HPeng
TROJAN POTENTIAL CLUB CHANGE! Tomorrow our after school program bus will be leaving Quenemo at 5:15 pm instead of 5:30 pm due to our Fall Sports Banquet. The bus should arrive in Melvern around 5:30 pm. All students will need to be picked up by 5:15.
Attention All Parents/Guardians! USD 456 needs your help in assessing its' ability in engaging parents in the education of their children! Please take a few moments and fill out this online survey: https://districttools.org/mdcv1920.
Parent night this evening will start at 6:40pm before the football game. Band will play first at half time, followed by the mini-cheer clinic.
Lunch Menu Change tomorrow - the elementary school will be having a sack lunch instead of pizza.
Attention! Tonight’s HS JV football makeup game against Waverly has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances.
We have a lot of activities going on in the next few weeks. If you can't make the elementary bookfair you can shop online at https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=maraisdescygnesvalleyes The school earns "points" that they can spend on free books for classrooms and the library. The trips to the pumpkin patch are part of the grant the elementary school received from America's Farmers Grow Rural Education.
ATTENTION: due to the off-and-on rain, and a storm cell coming through Melvern right at 3:00, the location of the Homecoming pep-rally has been changed to the Melvern big gym. Still starting at 2:45. As of now, the homecoming crowning and game are still a go for the normal time and location.
Come one, come all! Today we will be having our Homecoming Pep Rally at 2:45pm in Downtown Melvern! All high school and junior high students will be attending as well as the 3rd, 4th & 5th grade. Come help us show our spirit as we take on Rural Vista tonight at 7pm. Crowning of Royalty will be at 6:30pm.
Please note, there will not be a concession stand operating tomorrow night at Waverly for the continuation of Friday night’s game. Please plan accordingly, thank you.
The game at Waverly was postponed due to lightning. We will continue play at 5:30 Monday in Waverly. Score is currently 46-18 Waverly, 4:45 left in the 3rd quarter.
The High School football game against Waverly tomorrow (9/27/19) has been moved up to a 5:30 kickoff time, due to forecasted severe weather later in the evening. The game will continue as a normal game, just bumped up an hour and a half earlier.
Monday’s high school football JV game against Waverly has been canceled due to injury and eligibility issues. As of now, there is not a reschedule date, but one may be scheduled at a future date.
Reminder, no junior high volleyball practice tonight.
Event Change: The 9/23/19 HS JV FB game against Burlingame has been cancelled.
FYI: If your student will be doing something different after school please call the office BY 3:00 PM.
High school football parent meeting and helmet striping tomorrow! (Thursday, the 22nd) 6 PM in the Melvern commons .
Elementary parents don’t forget soccer and flag football forms need to be turned in Friday!
Due to the heat advisory, all JH/HS sports practices will be delayed until 6:00pm on Monday, August 19th. A sports shuttle bus will run at 5:30pm from Quenemo and will return back after practices. Any questions, please contact the office tomorrow.
Tomorrow, Monday August 19 is the first day of the elementary after school program. The program runs Monday-Thursday
We can’t wait to see everyone for enrollment today 1:30 PM-7:00 PM and tomorrow 8:00 AM -12:00 AM.