Student Life Holmes Junior High

Garden Club will meet next Tuesday. Please meet in Mr. Welter's room at the beginning of Tiger Time.

Any 9th grade boys interested in going out for basketball this year, you need to sign up in the front office. There will be an informational meeting November 2nd at 3:15. Practice will start November 14th.

We are participating in a District Wide Food Drive for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank next week (October 24-28) The district has a goal of collecting 20,000 pounds of food.

Most Needed Items Include:

Foods high in protein such as canned meats (i.e., tuna, chicken, salmon), peanut butter, and canned or dried beans

Foods high in nutrients, such as canned fruits and vegetables

Whole-grain foods such as rice, cereal and pasta

Soups, chilies and stews

100 percent fruit juice

Shelf-stable milk

Personal Care Items such as toilet paper, bar soap, toothpaste/toothbrush

PLEASE NOTE: If you donate glass products, please box or bag them separately and label the box or bag “GLASS” on all sides.

We will also hold a Penny War between 1st Hour classroom. Fighting Hunger one penny at a time.

Red Ribbon Week is October 24 - 28. This year's theme is "Rock the Red"

Wednesday - Rock Star Day

Thursday - Superheros vs. Villains

Friday - Red Out

Any 9th graders interested in wrestling this season, there will is a sign up sheet in the front office.  There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday, October 26th during Tiger Time in the conference room.