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October 13th, 2016

posted Oct 12, 2016, 11:31 AM by Erin Gudenkauf

Regular Schedule


  • SENIORS: When is the last time you checked out the scholarship page on the WD web site? Slowly but surely scholarships are being added. Check back frequently! 
  • NHS - Current seniors - Please sign up to work one of the shifts for the volleyball concession stand on Wednesday, October 19th.  Sign-up sheet is posted on Mrs. Hermsen's door. 
  • The local VFW is seeking entries for this year's Voice of Democracy contest. Students may enter by writing an essay on the topic "My Responsibility to America." A hard copy and audio recording of the essay need to be submitted by November 1st. See Mrs. Stocks for more information and an entry form. Prize money and/or scholarships will be awarded to winners at each level.
  • JUNIORS- It is very important that you bring your Chromebook to school Tuesday, October 18th for Iowa Youth Surveys fully charged.
  • If you would like to be a part of a tobacco prevention group there will be a meeting on Wednesday, October 19th at 1:30 p.m. with Laura Albert, Tobacco Prevention Specialist, from Helping Services of Northeast Iowa.  The meeting will be held in the HS Commons.
  • YADC-The Camp Courageous Halloween party is October 27th.  We will leave school at 4:15 PM from the back parking lot, eat at Subway in Manchester, and then travel to Camp Courageous. Feel free to wear costumes.  We will return around 10:00 PM.  Mrs. Resor must know who is going by October 19th in order to arrange transportation 
  • YADC members- Mrs. Huehnergarth is looking for volunteers to help with Special Olympics.  If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Huehnergarth.
  • FBLA and Student Council have the football concession stands on Senior Night, Friday, October 14. All FBLA and Student Council members are asked to work 1 shift; Sign-up outside Ms. Bramel's room or on Ms. Osborne’s door.
  • FBLA Members- please turn in your membership forms and $25 dues before our 1st chapter meeting on Wednesday, October 19, if you plan to participate this year-get a friend to join with you! See Ms. Bramel if you have questions.
  • There is a Girls Basketball sign-up sheet on the high school office counter for any interested girl.
  • Seniors - Remember to email your senior photo to Mrs. Temeyer by November 1st, 2016. Late submissions may not be published in the yearbook. 
  • Picture retake day is this Friday, October 14th. If you did not get your picture taken or just need a retake done, please go to Seedorff Gym starting at 8:15.
  • JUNIORS: If you are in the top 20% of your class, you may want to take the PSAT test. The      pre-SAT test gives you the opportunity to earn scholarships depending on your score. The test is Wednesday morning, October 19th. The cost is $14 and we only have 10 seats available on a first come, first serve basis. Payment is due at the time of registration, and we have official student study guides and practice test packets for you, upon registration. Sign up with the fee in the Guidance Office by Monday, October 10th. 
  • There are two Certified Nurse Aid (CNA) classes in February and May in Manchester.  Please see Guidance for further information 


  • West Delaware FCA will be hosting our annual Fields of Faith @ Brown Field TODAY Wednesday October 12 at 7:30 PM. Bring a chair or blanket, and a friend. 
  • There will be a Girls Bowling Meeting on October 20th at 3:15PM in the High School Commons for any interested girl. 
  • A representative from Clarke University will be in Guidance on TODAY Thursday, October 13th at 9:35 
  • A representative from Buena Vista University will be in Guidance on TODAY Thursday, October 13th at 9:35 to meet with any interested juniors or seniors.
  • A representative from Hawkeye will be in Guidance on Thursday, October 20th at 1:15 for any interested junior or senior. 
  • A representative from Iowa State University will be in Guidance on Thursday, October 20th at 9:35.
  • A representative from Cornell College will be in Guidance on Monday, October 24th at 1:15 for any interested junior or senior.
  • A representative from Original LaJames College will be in Guidance on Monday, October 31st at 9:35 to meet with interested juniors and seniors.


Today: Pizza dippers, romaine salad w/ranch, green beans, grapes, applesauce, no bake cookie, OJ/Milk

Friday: Breaded pork patty, sweet waffle fries, cole slaw, watermelon, mandarin oranges, OJ/Milk