Daily Announcements

Announcements for the day are typically posted here by noon. If you have questions or would like an announcement added, please contact Administrative Assistant Karen Habegger.

Announcements

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Did you know you blink more than ten million times a year? Gives new meaning to the phrase “Blink and You’ll Miss It!”

Clubs & Activities:

Make sure you wish 6th grader, Immanuel Goveas, the best of luck as he heads to National Harbor, Maryland to compete in the 92nd annual Scripps Spelling Bee! The competition begins on Sunday, May 26th. Go to www.spellingbee.com to follow the action! GOOD LUCK Immanuel!

LINK: Due to No School on Friday, there will be NO LINK on THURSDAY.

Orchestra students are reminded to report to the Orchestra room at the start of 2nd hour today. DO NOT be late!

Incoming WEB Leaders:Please read and reply to the email that you received Wednesday afternoon.Any questions?Please see Ms. Mariscal or Mr. Nitz.

Athletics:

MFHS Girls Tennis: Any 8th grade girl interested in playing tennis this fall for the high school, please plan on attending the sign up meeting on Thursday, May 23rd at 3:15p.m. You will meet in room 204 at the high school and will need an electronic device to enter signup information. You will also receive the schedule and season expectations. There is a flyer on Schoology with this information.

Mountain Bike Club Meeting:The Menomonee Falls Mountain Bike Club information nights are Wednesday May 29 and Tuesday June 4. The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30, room 35 Innovation Center Room at the High School. The Mountain Bike Club is a coed team for 6th through 12th graders. Practice starts July 8 and the last race is October 27.

Track: Good Luck to our track athletes who have their conference meet tonight!

Tennis: Congrats to the black team on their sweeping victory over Lumen Christi last night with a score of 6-1! This puts their season score at 4-3! A big shout out to all the players on their hard work and dedication this season!

Student & Parent Info:

Everyday reminders: Charge your Chromebook, Lock you Locker and Check Lost and Found

Volunteer Opportunity: Do you enjoy working with children and need volunteer hours? Please join our Safety Town team from July 22nd to August 1st. If interested call the rec. dept. at 262-255-8460 to sign up.

Dress Code: Woo hoo, the weather is finally turning nice outside! And with that comes questions as to what is appropriate dress code for school. Please refer to your Student Handbook if you have questions.

Fundraiser: The last PTSO fundraiser of the year will be at Café Zupas where we can earn up to 25% back for North! It will be on Tuesday, June 4th from 5:00pm until 9:00pm and the restaurant is located at N91W15909 Falls Pkwy over by Costco. We will see you there!

Library Books: All books are due Tuesday May 28th unless they are your ELA books which you need for your Language Arts Classes.

If you have them in your locker, please turn them in.
If you have them at home, put them in your backpack and return them.
If you lost your books, stop in and pay for them.

If you have questions, stop in the LMC and we can help.

Falls Pride Cards: All of you gamers will give us a “high score” for this month’s raffle prize! For the May raffle, we have a $15 Gift Certificate to the Garcade, the video game arcade here in the Falls and a Wreck It Ralph DVD. Make sure you place your completed Falls Pride cards in the raffle box in the cafeteria or it will be “game over” for you!

8th Grade Graduation Dance: Wednesday, June 5th from 6:00pm. – 8:00pm.

PowerSchool Accounts: Back to School Registration is moving ONLINE!

In order to streamline our registration process and cut down on paper forms, we are moving registration online!

While online registration will not be open until later this summer, we are asking parents to log in or create their PowerSchool parent accounts now and make sure all students are linked correctly. That way, we can provide assistance if needed before registration opens.

If you have not created a PowerSchool Parent account, you should have received an email and flyer from the school. It contains instructions and your unique student link code to link all students to your account.

Be ready for Back to School. Check your PowerSchool account at www.FallsSchools.org/parents

Even with your kids out of Elementary school, we are still collecting Boxtops for Education.Clip, save and turn these box tops into the yellow boxes found in the student band rooms (For Band Bunch Support) or otherwise, you can turn them into the school's main office marked in an envelope to support theNMS PTSO. This is easy, free money that goes directly to help support our student and program needs.Every little bit helps! Thank you in advance for your support.

THANK YOU!: Thank you, Thank you, Thank you to the North Middle School students and staff. The "In it for Ian" fundraisers of tshirts and popcorn sales as well as personal donations has generated a total of $2,816. 00 for the Korthals family. Ian is still going through treatments and will have some extensive bone marrow transfusions in the near future so we want to continue to support him by keeping him in your thoughts. Special thanks to the Student Leaders with Mrs. Jannsen and Mrs. Seymour as their leaders, Kindness for Kaden who underwrote the cost of most the tshirts and MJM for the printing of shirts as designed by the students. Your purchases and donations have helped a member of our school community! Thanks!

Community:

Memorial Day Program: Thursday, May 23rd at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium. Everyone is invited!


SAVE THE DATE

FALL METALS RECYCLING DRIVE

SATURDAY, June 1, 2019

The Menomonee Falls School District in conjunction with the Band Bunch Booster organization will be holding their Spring Metals Recycling Drive at the High School Stadium parking lot on Saturday, June 1stfrom 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

This is a great way to unload that scrap metal for free, as you clean out the basement or garage while helping to raise funds and support the Menomonee Falls School District's Band/Orchestra Music Programs.

What can be donated? Old appliances, snow blowers, lawn mowers, grills, shelving, fire pits, fireplace sets, patio furniture, old siding, stainless steel, brass, electrical wire, plumbing pipe, old Christmas lights, window screens, bicycles, swing sets, and much more. Just about anything goes! If nothing else, please simply save your aluminum cans.

FYI: No Television Sets, No Computer Monitors and No Upholstered Furniture.

This event is free and open to the community so spread the word to family, friends and neighbors. Every little bit helps.

Should you have any questions, you may contact Barb Nienow at 262 251-8968.

Thanks for listening and remember to make good choices!

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Did you know a snail can sleep for three years? No wonder they always look like they’re dead!

Clubs & Activities:

Make sure you wish 6th grader, Immanuel Goveas, the best of luck as he heads to National Harbor, Maryland to compete in the 92nd annual Scripps Spelling Bee! The competition begins on Sunday, May 26th. Go to www.spellingbee.com to follow the action! GOOD LUCK Immanuel!

LINK: Due to No School on Friday, there will be NO LINK on THURSDAY.

Athletics:

MFHS Girls Tennis: Any 8th grade girl interested in playing tennis this fall for the high school, please plan on attending the sign up meeting on Thursday, May 23rd at 3:15p.m. You will meet in room 204 at the high school and will need an electronic device to enter signup information. You will also receive the schedule and season expectations. There is a flyer on Schoology with this information.

Mountain Bike Club Meeting:The Menomonee Falls Mountain Bike Club information nights are Wednesday May 29 and Tuesday June 4. The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30, room 35 Innovation Center Room at the High School. The Mountain Bike Club is a coed team for 6th through 12th graders. Practice starts July 8 and the last race is October 27.

Student & Parent Info:

Everyday reminders: Charge your Chromebook, Lock you Locker and Check Lost and Found

Volunteer Opportunity: Do you enjoy working with children and need volunteer hours? Please join our Safety Town team from July 22nd to August 1st. If interested call the rec. dept. at 262-255-8460 to sign up.

Dress Code: Woo hoo, the weather is finally turning nice outside! And with that comes questions as to what is appropriate dress code for school. Please refer to your Student Handbook if you have questions.

Fundraiser: The last PTSO fundraiser of the year will be at Café Zupas where we can earn up to 25% back for North! It will be on Tuesday, June 4th from 5:00pm until 9:00pm and the restaurant is located at N91W15909 Falls Pkwy over by Costco. We will see you there!

Library Books: Students, you have checked out over 30,000 books during the year! Thank you for all of the great reading you've done this year! It's AWESOME!!!

With the end of the school year approaching, we need to get books back to the Library Media Center. We have 1100 books currently overdue! If you are done with your books, please drop them off in the LMC.

All books are due Tuesday May 28th unless they are your ELA books which you need for your Language Arts Classes.

If you have them in your locker, please turn them in.
If you have them at home, put them in your backpack and return them.
If you lost your books, stop in and pay for them.

If you have questions, stop in the LMC and we can help.

Falls Pride Cards: All of you gamers will give us a “high score” for this month’s raffle prize! For the May raffle, we have a $15 Gift Certificate to the Garcade, the video game arcade here in the Falls and a Wreck It Ralph DVD. Make sure you place your completed Falls Pride cards in the raffle box in the cafeteria or it will be “game over” for you!

8th Grade Graduation Dance: Wednesday, June 5th from 6:00pm. – 8:00pm.

PowerSchool Accounts: Back to School Registration is moving ONLINE!

In order to streamline our registration process and cut down on paper forms, we are moving registration online!

While online registration will not be open until later this summer, we are asking parents to log in or create their PowerSchool parent accounts now and make sure all students are linked correctly. That way, we can provide assistance if needed before registration opens.

If you have not created a PowerSchool Parent account, you should have received an email and flyer from the school. It contains instructions and your unique student link code to link all students to your account.

Be ready for Back to School. Check your PowerSchool account at www.FallsSchools.org/parents

Even with your kids out of Elementary school, we are still collecting Boxtops for Education.Clip, save and turn these box tops into the yellow boxes found in the student band rooms (For Band Bunch Support) or otherwise, you can turn them into the school's main office marked in an envelope to support theNMS PTSO. This is easy, free money that goes directly to help support our student and program needs.Every little bit helps! Thank you in advance for your support.

Community:

Memorial Day Program: Thursday, May 23rd at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium. Everyone is invited!


SAVE THE DATE

FALL METALS RECYCLING DRIVE

SATURDAY, June 1, 2019

The Menomonee Falls School District in conjunction with the Band Bunch Booster organization will be holding their Spring Metals Recycling Drive at the High School Stadium parking lot on Saturday, June 1stfrom 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

This is a great way to unload that scrap metal for free, as you clean out the basement or garage while helping to raise funds and support the Menomonee Falls School District's Band/Orchestra Music Programs.

What can be donated? Old appliances, snow blowers, lawn mowers, grills, shelving, fire pits, fireplace sets, patio furniture, old siding, stainless steel, brass, electrical wire, plumbing pipe, old Christmas lights, window screens, bicycles, swing sets, and much more. Just about anything goes! If nothing else, please simply save your aluminum cans.

FYI: No Television Sets, No Computer Monitors and No Upholstered Furniture.

This event is free and open to the community so spread the word to family, friends and neighbors. Every little bit helps.

Should you have any questions, you may contact Barb Nienow at 262 251-8968.

Thanks for listening and remember to make good choices!

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Did you know the human heart creates enough pressure to squirt blood 30 feet?

Clubs & Activities:

LINK: Today after school until 4:00 in Lab 238. Due to No School on Friday, there will be NO LINK on THURSDAY.

6th Grade Band Concert tonight at 7:00p.m. in the auditorium. Break a leg!

Athletics:

MFHS Girls Tennis: Any 8th grade girl interested in playing tennis this fall for the high school, please plan on attending the sign up meeting on Thursday, May 23rd at 3:15p.m. You will meet in room 204 at the high school and will need an electronic device to enter signup information. You will also receive the schedule and season expectations. There is a flyer on Schoology with this information.

Mountain Bike Club Meeting:The Menomonee Falls Mountain Bike Club information nights are Wednesday May 29 and Tuesday June 4. The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30, room 35 Innovation Center Room at the High School. The Mountain Bike Club is a coed team for 6th through 12th graders. Practice starts July 8 and the last race is October 27.

Track: Practice

North Tennis: Congrats to the Black team on their crushing tennis victory over Whitefish Bay last night with a final score of 5-2. A big shout out to CJ Kryscio and Anna Hilbelink who both won their matches with a 9-0 shut out! And shout outs to Jack Anderson, Marina Harbort, Rohan Baru and Chase Wagner who all won their matches with scores of 9-1.

Student & Parent Info:

Everyday reminders: Charge your Chromebook, Lock you Locker and Check Lost and Found

Library Books: Students, you have checked out over 30,000 books during the year! Thank you for all of the great reading you've done this year! It's AWESOME!!!

With the end of the school year approaching, we need to get books back to the Library Media Center. We have 1100 books currently overdue! If you are done with your books, please drop them off in the LMC.

All books are due Tuesday May 28th unless they are your ELA books which you need for your Language Arts Classes.

If you have them in your locker, please turn them in.
If you have them at home, put them in your backpack and return them.
If you lost your books, stop in and pay for them.

If you have questions, stop in the LMC and we can help.

Falls Pride Cards: All of you gamers will give us a “high score” for this month’s raffle prize! For the May raffle, we have a $15 Gift Certificate to the Garcade, the video game arcade here in the Falls and a Wreck It Ralph DVD. Make sure you place your completed Falls Pride cards in the raffle box in the cafeteria or it will be “game over” for you!

8th Grade Graduation Dance: Wednesday, June 5th from 6:00pm. – 8:00pm.

PowerSchool Accounts: Back to School Registration is moving ONLINE!

In order to streamline our registration process and cut down on paper forms, we are moving registration online!

While online registration will not be open until later this summer, we are asking parents to log in or create their PowerSchool parent accounts now and make sure all students are linked correctly. That way, we can provide assistance if needed before registration opens.

If you have not created a PowerSchool Parent account, you should have received an email and flyer from the school. It contains instructions and your unique student link code to link all students to your account.

Be ready for Back to School. Check your PowerSchool account at www.FallsSchools.org/parents

Even with your kids out of Elementary school, we are still collecting Boxtops for Education.Clip, save and turn these box tops into the yellow boxes found in the student band rooms (For Band Bunch Support) or otherwise, you can turn them into the school's main office marked in an envelope to support theNMS PTSO. This is easy, free money that goes directly to help support our student and program needs.Every little bit helps! Thank you in advance for your support.

Community:

Memorial Day Program: Thursday, May 23rd at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium. Everyone is invited!


SAVE THE DATE

FALL METALS RECYCLING DRIVE

SATURDAY, June 1, 2019

The Menomonee Falls School District in conjunction with the Band Bunch Booster organization will be holding their Spring Metals Recycling Drive at the High School Stadium parking lot on Saturday, June 1stfrom 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

This is a great way to unload that scrap metal for free, as you clean out the basement or garage while helping to raise funds and support the Menomonee Falls School District's Band/Orchestra Music Programs.

What can be donated? Old appliances, snow blowers, lawn mowers, grills, shelving, fire pits, fireplace sets, patio furniture, old siding, stainless steel, brass, electrical wire, plumbing pipe, old Christmas lights, window screens, bicycles, swing sets, and much more. Just about anything goes! If nothing else, please simply save your aluminum cans.

FYI: No Television Sets, No Computer Monitors and No Upholstered Furniture.

This event is free and open to the community so spread the word to family, friends and neighbors. Every little bit helps.

Should you have any questions, you may contact Barb Nienow at 262 251-8968.

Thanks for listening and remember to make good choices!

Monday, May 20, 2019

Clubs & Activities:

LINK: Tomorrow after school until 4:00 in Lab 238. Due to No School on Friday, there will be NO LINK on THURSDAY.

Student Leaders: End of year party after school today.

6th Grade Band Concert tomorrow at 7:00p.m. in the auditorium. Break a leg!

Athletics:

MFHS Girls Tennis: Any 8th grade girl interested in playing tennis this fall for the high school, please plan on attending the sign up meeting on Thursday, May 23rd at 3:15p.m. You will meet in room 204 at the high school and will need an electronic device to enter signup information. You will also receive the schedule and season expectations. There is a flyer on Schoology with this information.

Mountain Bike Club Meeting:The Menomonee Falls Mountain Bike Club information nights are Wednesday May 29 and Tuesday June 4. The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30, room 35 Innovation Center Room at the High School. The Mountain Bike Club is a coed team for 6th through 12th graders. Practice starts July 8 and the last race is October 27.

Track: Practice

North Tennis: Black team has an away match today. Please dress warm and bring a snack and water.

Student & Parent Info:

Everyday reminders: Charge your Chromebook, Lock you Locker and Check Lost and Found

Falls Pride Cards: All of you gamers will give us a “high score” for this month’s raffle prize! For the May raffle, we have a $15 Gift Certificate to the Garcade, the video game arcade here in the Falls and a Wreck It Ralph DVD. Make sure you place your completed Falls Pride cards in the raffle box in the cafeteria or it will be “game over” for you!

8th Grade Graduation Dance: Wednesday, June 5th from 6:00pm. – 8:00pm.

PowerSchool Accounts: Back to School Registration is moving ONLINE!

In order to streamline our registration process and cut down on paper forms, we are moving registration online!

While online registration will not be open until later this summer, we are asking parents to log in or create their PowerSchool parent accounts now and make sure all students are linked correctly. That way, we can provide assistance if needed before registration opens.

If you have not created a PowerSchool Parent account, you should have received an email and flyer from the school. It contains instructions and your unique student link code to link all students to your account.

Be ready for Back to School. Check your PowerSchool account at www.FallsSchools.org/parents

Even with your kids out of Elementary school, we are still collecting Boxtops for Education.Clip, save and turn these box tops into the yellow boxes found in the student band rooms (For Band Bunch Support) or otherwise, you can turn them into the school's main office marked in an envelope to support theNMS PTSO. This is easy, free money that goes directly to help support our student and program needs.Every little bit helps! Thank you in advance for your support.

Community:

Memorial Day Program: Thursday, May 23rd at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium. Everyone is invited!


SAVE THE DATE

FALL METALS RECYCLING DRIVE

SATURDAY, June 1, 2019

The Menomonee Falls School District in conjunction with the Band Bunch Booster organization will be holding their Spring Metals Recycling Drive at the High School Stadium parking lot on Saturday, June 1stfrom 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

This is a great way to unload that scrap metal for free, as you clean out the basement or garage while helping to raise funds and support the Menomonee Falls School District's Band/Orchestra Music Programs.

What can be donated? Old appliances, snow blowers, lawn mowers, grills, shelving, fire pits, fireplace sets, patio furniture, old siding, stainless steel, brass, electrical wire, plumbing pipe, old Christmas lights, window screens, bicycles, swing sets, and much more. Just about anything goes! If nothing else, please simply save your aluminum cans.

FYI: No Television Sets, No Computer Monitors and No Upholstered Furniture.

This event is free and open to the community so spread the word to family, friends and neighbors. Every little bit helps.

Should you have any questions, you may contact Barb Nienow at 262 251-8968.

Thanks for listening and remember to make good choices!