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October 31st, 2016

posted Oct 28, 2016, 1:05 PM by Erin Gudenkauf

Regular Schedule


  • Any applicant that was denied membership to NHS has the right to appeal the decision.  Appeal letters must be submitted to Mrs. Hermsen by 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, November 1st.  See Mrs. Hermsen if you have questions about what information should be included in your letter 
  • Any senior who is scheduled for Term 2 Service Experience, and has not turned in their paperwork, please see Guidance.
  • November 1st will be the cut-off date for students to make Term 2 schedule changes. Please see Guidance if needing to do so. 
  • A new posting has been placed on the Job Board in Guidance. Check back frequently for updates.
  • Just a reminder for students who are interested in taking PSEO classes during the Spring 2017 semester, all signed paperwork and applications must be turned into the Guidance Office by Tuesday, November 1st 
  • Basketball Cheerleading practice will start November 1st in the Upper Gym at 4:00 PM.
  • Deadline for December 10, 2016 ACT is November 4, 2016. Please see Guidance for further information.
  • Student volunteers are needed to play with kids during parent/teacher conferences on Wednesday and Thursday, November 2nd and 3rd, in the Lambert commons from 2:30-6:30PM both days.  You can help for all or part of that time block.  Adults will be there to supervise. The kids love to have high school kids come play with them!  Please sign up in Mrs. Bramel's or Mr. Carper's rooms.
  • 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! 
  • 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 
  • Seniors - Remember to email your senior photo to Mrs. Temeyer by November 1st, 2016. Late submissions may not be published in the yearbook.


  • There will be a LGBT meeting in Mrs. Smith’s room right after school on Tuesday November 1st.
  • NHS Meeting:  Wednesday, November 2nd at 7:30 a.m. in the Upper Gym.
  • YADC members that would like to participate in helping with Special Olympics, there will be a meeting in the HS Library, Wednesday, November 2nd at 5:30.  You need to bring your school ID that has a photo of you on it and your permit/ driver’s license. Please wear a black West Delaware shirt.
  • Mystery Mayhem Competition: Can you solve the crime? Plans are underway for another Bring a Book to Life event! Join us for Mystery Mayhem Saturday, November 12th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Register your team of 4-6 students on the WD homepage now until Nov. 4th. Registration is open to all West Delaware MS & HS students and is limited to the first 12 teams. See the fliers posted around school or talk to Mrs. Stocks for more details. 
  • A representative from Original LaJames College will be in Guidance TODAY Monday, October 31st at 9:35 to meet with interested juniors and seniors. 
  • A representative from the University of Dubuque will be in Guidance TODAY Monday, October 31st at 1:15 for any interested juniors or seniors 
  • A representative from Upper Iowa will be in Guidance on Thursday, November 3rd at 1:15 for any interested junior or senior. 
  • A representative from the University of Iowa will be in Guidance on Thursday, November 3rd at 9:35 for any interested junior or senior. 


Today: Grilled cheese sandwich, chili, carrot sticks w/ranch, celery sticks, pineapple, mandarin oranges, OJ/Milk

Tuesday: BBQ pulled, glazed carrots, french fries, grapes, pears, sugar cookie, OJ/Milk