End of the Year News


 

Elementary Families:

As summer is upon us I cannot emphasize enough the importance of reading.  Research shows that children that continue to read regularly over the summer maintain a higher reading level in the fall.  Avoiding that summer slip will be extremely beneficial, especially with the state testing that occurs right away in the fall.  

 

To assist with motivation, summer calendars will be coming home to record reading minutes.  I am challenging the children to try to read a minimum of 5 hours for the month of June and July and for 4 hours in the month of August.  This averages to about 15 minutes per day Monday- Friday. Children can read to someone, read silently, or be read to. (And of course they can always read more!)

 

No matter how many minutes are read, children will earn a “fun reward” in the hall display if they choose to participate. A letter is going home the last day of school with more information.  (If you need a new copy please contact the elementary office.)

 

Keep reading!!

 --Aimee Wedeking
Elementary Principal


 

Louisa-Muscatine Future Falcon Basketball Camp

 

June 4th - June 7th

 

The Louisa-Muscatine Basketball coaches and players invite girls and boys in 2018-2019 year, grades Sixth through 8th, (2017-2018 school year) to join them for a fun and exciting week of learning and developing fundamental basketball skills.

 

  • This camp focuses on fundamental skills: including shooting, passing,

 

ball handling, rebounding, defense and offense.

 

  • Camp is staffed by Louisa-Muscatine Basketball Coaching Staff, Alumni, and current players.

 

Dates: June 4-7       Time:  8:00 AM-10:00 AM

 

Cost: $40 (All Campers will receive a falcon camp t-shirt)

 

Location:  Louisa-Muscatine High School Gym

 

Pick-Up @ 10:00 AM: Louisa-Muscatine High School

 

What to Bring: clearly labeled water bottle with name, basketball shoes,

 

What to Wear: gymshorts, t-shirt, socks, and basketball shoes.  

 

For more information or questions please contact Girl’s Head Coach Mark Wehrle at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Please detach and send this completed form and check to: Louisa-Muscatine Athletic Boosters,

 

Attn: Falcon Basketball, Louisa-Muscatine H.S. 14354 170th Street, Letts, Iowa 52754

 

Make checks payable to: Louisa-Muscatine Athletic Boosters.

 

Name: ______________________________________________________Grade :__________________

 

Address: ___________________________________City: ______________State:_______ Zip: _______

 

Home Phone: _____________________Parent Cell Phone: ______________________

 

Parent E-mail:__________________________________________________________________

 

T-shirt Size (circle one)   Youth S Youth M Youth L    Adult S Adult M Adult L Adult XL

 

Family Medical Insurance Co. Policy #________________________________

 

I certify that ___________________________ has my permission to participate in the Louisa-Muscatine Basketball Camp. I further certify that the above recreational player has medical insurance in case of injury or emergency. I hereby grant permission to officials of the Louisa-Muscatine’ Basketball Camp to act for me according to their best judgment in any emergency requiring medical attention. I will be responsible for any medical or other charges in connection with her participation in camp. I hereby release the camp and Coach Wehrle, Coach Milder, Louisa-Muscatine CSD, and assistant coaches/volunteers from any liability for any injuries while at camp

 

  • Student Signature required:  I agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the camp __________________________

 

  • Parent/Guardian Signature__________________________________________


Awards Night

Dawson Munday received a $500 scholarship from the L-M athletic boosters. Leslie Kinsley presented the award. 
Dawson received $27,800 in scholarships total. 

  • Louisa-Muscatine held its first Awards Night, May 16th in the gym. This night celebrates the accomplishments of the senior class including awards for academics and service from both school and community, and scholarships from colleges and community. This event was open to the public, and many community members came to honor and celebrate the class of 2018. One of the highlights of the night was the announcement that half of the class was graduating with honors (GPA of 3.0 or higher). The L-M class of 2018 received $378,333 in scholarships.


Big Brothers, Big Sisters Wraps Up

Our Big Brothers, Big Sisters program wrapped up for the 2017-2018 school year with an ice cream party in the elementary cafeteria. We saw another successful year of mentoring and fun!!

  

            Cat & Tucker                          Christina & Cloud

 

 

  

      Dawn & Natalie                              Kalli & Jon


 Graduation


 

 Have a great summer!!!!!