610 13th Ave.

Belle Plaine, IA 52208


Phone: 319-444-3720

Fax: 319-444-4507


Principal: Todd Werner

Secretary: Dawn Stull


Guidance Counselor: Lisa Koch

Guidance Secretary: Christie Hawkins


Monday March 2, 2015

Menu for today: Turkey & Cheese

Menu for tomorrow: Macaroni & Cheese

  • Happy Birthday to: Justin St.Clair-Sunday, Chantel Deemer-today, John Reekers- today


  • Any teams who want to sign up for Dodgeball on Friday can still do that with Mr. Werner


  • HS Boys Track will practice after school today in the multi practice room


  • All girls going out for softball grades 7 - 12 sign up in the office by Wednesday, March 4.


  • Wanna be an animal trainer? A science teacher? A marine biologist? A zoologist? SeaWorld Orlando is hosting a career camp. Check it out at SeaWorldOrlando.com/Education to learn more.


  • HEY, SENIORS...If you're planning on attending Kirkwood in the fall---REMEMBER---you can take your COMPASS Assessment right here in Belle Plaine at our local center. Please see Mrs. Koch to make your appointment!


  • SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY: The Leo H. Grether Memorial Scholarship in Choral Music applications are now available in the Guidance Lobby. Applicants must be planning to choose choral music education as a career. This scholarship is for $2500. Deadline to apply is April 15th


  • SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Unity Point Health Scholar Athlete of the Year honors Iowa high schools' top male and top female seniors who demonstrate excellence in academics, sports and their Iowa communities. Scholarship winners receive $500 per year, up to 4 consecutive years to assist with post-secondary education. For more details go to UnityPointScholarAthletes.com. Student applications must be submitted to the principal by May 15th.


  • ATTENTION JUNIORS: Herbert Hoover Uncommon Student Award is a program designed to attract students who are motivated and community minded. The award identifies approximately 15 Iowa high school juniors who propose and then accomplish projects of their own design. Hoover Uncommon Student finalists receive $1000 after completing their projects and presenting their accomplishments to a selection committee. In addition, 3 are chosen to receive $5000 awards to be used at a trade school, college or university of their choice. Deadline to apply is March 31st. Go to www.HooverPresidentialFoundation.org/grantsawards/uncommon_student.php for complete information.


  • Seniors who need Baby Pictures: Sadie Andersen, Paige Axler, Vance Bohlen, Morgan Boots, Jacob Fabor, Makaela Fick, Jhonathon Gebbink, Hanna Hatton, Kenzie Jones, Joe Kolash, Caleb Morrow, Marisa Pope, Kyla Sparks, Kendra Thede, Kayla Toennies, Braden Wenger