Subject: Cub Pride - November 27th, 2013
Date to send: 11/27/2013 at 8:00 AM

ImageMessage from the District Office 
Doug Childress, Board of Education Vice-President

           Thanksgiving is the time of year that brings us cooler temperatures, changing foliage, fallen leaves, red sunrises, glowing sunsets, and the big yellow and orange harvest moon. It is also the time when the fragrance of burning oak from a warm fireplace is in the air, and good smells from the kitchen like soups and chili or your favorite dish warms the senses.  Farmers are all but done with fall harvest and already planting their next crop, while some are likely already feeding their cattle hay, as the early season frost claims yet one more growing

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This Week's Building Level and Departmental Update

Monett Middle School
Dr. Apostoal, Principal


                At Monett Middle School, November and December can best be described as the “Season of Caring.”  In a grade-level spirit competition, seventh and eighth grade students donated more than 500 canned food items for Crosslines. The eighth grade showed their school spirit by donating more than 75 percent of the cans. December starts the annual chain link competition at MMS. For every 25 cents the grade level brings in, a chain link is hung in the south building hallway.
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Monett R-1 Athletics
Daryl Bradley, Athletic Director


          Monett High School athletics got off to a smooth start to the 2013-14 school year. Sports participation increased or remained the same in every fall sport while adding an additional sport. The boys swimming and diving team made its debut this year and had a wonderful season. Coach Dan Janssen did a wonderful job of competing and improving as the season went along. The team finished with eight duel wins

Continue reading recap of the MHS fall sports teams.

Upcoming Calendar Events

November 27, 2013
District - No School -
Thanksgiving Break

November 28, 2013
District - No School - Thanksgiving Break

November 29, 2013
Distrcit - No School - Thanksgiving Break

December 2, 2013
District - No School -
Teacher Professional Development
MMS - Girls Basketball with Carl Junction
MHS - JV Girls Basketball Tourney at Willard
MHS - Varsity Girls Basketball Tourney at
Carl Junction
MHS - 9th Grade Boys Basketball with
East Newton
MHS - Varsity Boys Basketball Tourney at Carthage

December 3, 2013
MMS - Girls Basketball with Marionville
MMS - Wrestling at Joplin North

December 4, 2013
MHS - Miss Merry Christmas Assembly

December 5, 2013
MES - 2nd Grade Christmas Concert
MMS - Wrestling at Branson 
MHS - Wrestling at Branson

      For detailed campus calendar events,  
            click on the following links:

         Monett Elementary School (Pre-K to 2nd)
Central Park Elementary (3rd and 4)  
Intermediate School (5th and 6th)
Middle School (7th and 8th)
High School (9th to 12th)
Scott Regional Technology Center