CLARION-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL. 

Good morning.  Today is Sept. 20, 2019, Friday.  It is day 19. 

No school Monday, Sept. 23, 2019.


8th Grade NWEA Math Test Today.  Be quiet when passing in the hallway.

 

Next week is Homecoming.  Go Cowboys!!!

 

Parents, unless you notify the m.s. office when your child needs leave early, they won’t be dismissed.  I need to hear it from you, I won’t just take the students word.  If your child is late or absent for the day, notify the m.s. office.  Just want to make sure everyone is safe and on the same page.  Thank you for your cooperation.  Denise E.

 

7th grade students interested in Peer Helper will meet today during lunch.  Get you lunch on a Styrofoam tray and go to Mrs. Friesleben’s room.

 

2019 Youth Retreat. Calling all 6-12th grade students. October 4-5th at NEICSC Camp by Dumont. Come Enjoy Worship. Speakers. Games. Campfire. Friends. Fun & Food. Hosted by Clarion Church of Christ & UMC Youth Group. Contact Kelly Kirstein for more information or registration forms. kelly.kirstein@gmail.com 

 

Music Booster needs help at this Friday's concession stand/grilling. We are looking for about 6-8 people. Please email us at cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann at 515-571-1458 or Alison at 515-851-2764. Thank you!

 

Band

Friday BAND LESSONS:  September 20

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad 

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order. 

Avigail Espinoza...Yuridia Almanza...Shelby Warnke...Indy Johnson...Natalie Greving...Madison Watson...Sawyer Morrical...Aysa Lyons...Caleb Seaba...

Julia Gardner...Zoey Waddingham...Ella Tew...Jesus Lomeli...Natalie Hively...Georgia Wilson...Belle Wharton...Taylor Caquelin...Ellie Ennis...

Logan Frantz...Joshua Moore...Bryce Lindaman...Bianca LaRue...Aubrie Fishburn...Emma Eekhoff...Hunter Sutton...Mason Allen.

 

Sports

Mon. Sept. 23, 2019                                               7th Volleyball @ Algona.  Leave time 2:45                                                                                           8th Volleyball @ Home vs. Algona

Mon. Sept.23, 2019                                                Cross Country @ Humboldt. Leave time 3:10

Tues. Sept. 24, 2019                                             7th/8th Football Combined @ St. Edmund

Thurs. Sept. 26, 2019                                            7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Webster City

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Webster City

 

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

 

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

 

Upcoming Events

Monday, September 23                                        No School, Staff PD

Wednesday, September 25                                 2:00 Early Out

Friday, September 27                                           Homecoming vs SE Valley

Thursday, October 3                                             Fall Pictures-MS

Friday, October 4                                                   Fall Sports Pictures starting @ 3:00

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL. 

Good morning.  Today is Sept. 19, 2019, Thursday.  It is day 18. 

 

NWEA Screener for 7th Grade Reading TODAY.

 

Parents, unless you notify the m.s. office when your child needs leave early, they won’t be dismissed.  I need to hear it from you, I won’t just take the students word.  If your child is late or absent for the day, notify the m.s. office.  Just want to make sure everyone is safe and on the same page.  Thank you for your cooperation.  Denise E.

 

2019 Youth Retreat. Calling all 6-12th grade students. October 4-5th at NEICSC Camp by Dumont. Come Enjoy Worship. Speakers. Games. Campfire. Friends. Fun & Food. Hosted by Clarion Church of Christ & UMC Youth Group. Contact Kelly Kirstein for more information or registration forms. kelly.kirstein@gmail.com 

 

Music Booster needs help at this Friday's concession stand/grilling. We are looking for about 6-8 people. Please email us at cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann at 515-571-1458 or Alison at 515-851-2764. Thank you!

 

Band

Thursday BAND LESSONS:  September 19

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad 

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order. 

Nicolas Curry...Isaac Stevenson...Gabe Espinoza...Brandon Stein...Kyler DeLaTorre...Jairo Santis...Matthew Schmitt...Dane Friesleben...Daniela Gomez...

Tristan Kakacek...Jaqueline Kirstein...Claire Kirstein.

 

Sports

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Hampton

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Hampton-Dismiss 3:00 & 3:05

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            MS Cross Country @ Clear Lake @ 2:30

 

Mon. Sept. 23, 2019                                               7th Volleyball @ Algona

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Home vs. Algona

Mon. Sept.23, 2019                                                Cross Country @ Humboldt

Tues. Sept. 24, 2019                                             7th/8th Football Combined @ St. Edmund

Thurs. Sept. 26, 2019                                            7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Webster City

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Webster City

 

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

 

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

 

Upcoming Events

Monday, September 23                                        No School, Staff PD

Wednesday, September 25                                 2:00 Early Out

Friday, September 27                                           Homecoming vs SE Valley

Thursday, October 3                                             Fall Pictures-MS

Friday, October 4                                                   Fall Sports Pictures starting @ 3:00

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL. 

Good morning.  Today is Sept. 18, 2019, Wednesday.  It is day 17.  2:00 early out.

 

Students-it is your responsibility is charge your I-Pad every night.  Also you need to keep your earbuds in your I-pad case.

 

If you lost a billfold, see Mrs. Ellis.  Must identify to claim.

 

Students, you may have your phones during lunch time.  You may not have them during recess.  If you are caught on your phone, you will lose it for the remainder of the day.  If you lose your phone or I-Pad more than twice, your parents will need to pick it up.

 

Chicks Meeting at the Methodist Church, Wednesday from 2:00-3:30 pm. We will meet in the Youth Room. Please bring your Chicks Permission form and Retreat Registrations. Come join us for snacks and a little creativity. 

 

2019 Youth Retreat. Calling all 6-12th grade students. October 4-5th at NEICSC Camp by Dumont. Come Enjoy Worship. Speakers. Games. Campfire. Friends. Fun & Food. Hosted by Clarion Church of Christ & UMC Youth Group. Contact Kelly Kirstein for more information or registration forms. kelly.kirstein@gmail.com 

 

Attention Middle & High school music parents. Music Boosters needs your help at the Home Football Concession Stand. We are looking for parents to help in the concession stand and help with grilling. There are 3 home games and several slots that need to be filled with volunteers. Please click the link below to sign up. For questions email contact

cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann Hodson at 515.571.1458 or Alison Marshall at 515.851.2764. Thank you for supporting Music!!!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZCnLGgBloAZTHTjn4wTYQigI2kDTmnNrUqWhbqegzEjEWdw/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Band

Wednesday BAND LESSONS:  September 18

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad 

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order. 

Colin Kirstein...Austin Bierl...Jaydan Sorensen...Aidan Cross...Tate Jackson...Christopher Greenfield...Madison Ingebritson...Kassidi Withers...Alaina Senger....Ulices Frias...Gabrielle Oppman.

 

Sports

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Hampton

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            MS Cross Country @ Clear Lake

 

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

 

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 18                                 2:00 Early Out

Monday, September 23                                        No School, Staff PD

Wednesday, September 25                                 2:00 Early Out

Friday, September 27                                           Homecoming vs SE Valley

Thursday, October 3                                             Fall Pictures-MS

Friday, October 4                                                   Fall Sports Pictures starting @ 3:00

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL. 

Good morning.  Today is Sept. 17, 2019, Tuesday.  It is day 16. 

 

Students-it is your responsibility is charge your I-Pad every night.  Also you need to keep your earbuds in your I-pad case.

 

DO NOT spray cologne, body spray or perfume in the hallway.  We have people in our building that are allergic or highly sensitive to odors.

 

Students, you may have your phones during lunch time.  You may not have them during recess.  If you are caught on your phone, you will lose it for the remainder of the day. 

 

Chicks Meeting at the Methodist Church, Wednesday from 2:00-3:30 pm. We will meet in the Youth Room. Please bring your Chicks Permission form and Retreat Registrations. Come join us for snacks and a little creativity. 

 

2019 Youth Retreat. Calling all 6-12th grade students. October 4-5th at NEICSC Camp by Dumont. Come Enjoy Worship. Speakers. Games. Campfire. Friends. Fun & Food. Hosted by Clarion Church of Christ & UMC Youth Group. Contact Kelly Kirstein for more information or registration forms. kelly.kirstein@gmail.com 

 

Attention Middle & High school music parents. Music Boosters needs your help at the Home Football Concession Stand. We are looking for parents to help in the concession stand and help with grilling. There are 3 home games and several slots that need to be filled with volunteers. Please click the link below to sign up. For questions email contact

cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann Hodson at 515.571.1458 or Alison Marshall at 515.851.2764. Thank you for supporting Music!!!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZCnLGgBloAZTHTjn4wTYQigI2kDTmnNrUqWhbqegzEjEWdw/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Band

Tuesday BAND LESSONS:  September 17

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad 

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.  Ellie Mewes...Lucas Parcel...Justin German...Dietrich Woodley...Jacob Wharton...Brandon Zigrang...Landen Kakacek...Sydney Friesleben...Wyatt DeCoster...Ismael Perez...Calvin Schluttenhofer...Clayton Loux...Russbel Garcia...Elizabeth Hodson...Kehra Vinsand...Liam Snyder...Caden Hankins...Diego Gonzalez...Kersin DeLaTorre...Cesar Rosales...Owen Sweeney...Kennedy Jackson...Jordyce Duncalf...Mitchell Ackerman.

 

Sports

Tues. Sept. 17, 2019                                             7th Football @ Hampton-Dismiss @ 3:05

                                                                                    8th Football @ Home vs. Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Hampton

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            MS Cross Country @ Clear Lake

 

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

 

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 18                                 2:00 Early Out

Monday, September 23                                        No School, Staff PD

Wednesday, September 25                                 2:00 Early Out

Friday, September 27                                           Homecoming vs SE Valley

Thursday, October 3                                             Fall Pictures-MS

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.  
Good morning.  Today is Sept. 16, 2019, Monday.  It is day 15.  

8th graders wanting to be in Peer Helper, get your food on a Styrofoam tray and meet in Mrs. Friesleben’s room at 12:30.

NWEA Reading Screener in 8th Grade Today

DO NOT spray cologne, body spray or perfume in the hallway.  We have people in our building that are allergic or highly sensitive to odors.

Just a reminder, stay on the sport court or black top during recess.  Do not go in the grass.  Thank you for your cooperation.

7th/8th grade students, do not take your I-Pads to PE or lunch.  Your I-Pad should never be left in the locker room unattended.

Attention Middle & High school music parents. Music Boosters needs your help at the Home Football Concession Stand. We are looking for parents to help in the concession stand and help with grilling. There are 3 home games and several slots that need to be filled with volunteers. Please click the link below to sign up. For questions email contact
cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann Hodson at 515.571.1458 or Alison Marshall at 515.851.2764. Thank you for supporting Music!!!
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZCnLGgBloAZTHTjn4wTYQigI2kDTmnNrUqWhbqegzEjEWdw/viewform?usp=sf_link
 

Band
Monday BAND LESSONS:  September 16
*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad  
*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.
Nicolas Curry...Isaac Stevenson...Gabe Espinoza...Brandon Stein...Kyler DeLaTorre...Jairo Santis...Matthew Schmitt...Dane Friesleben...Daniela Gomez...
Tristan Kakacek...Jaqueline Kirstein...Claire Kirstein.

Sports
Mon. Sept. 16, 2019 7th Volleyball @ Humboldt Leave Time of 3:00 H.S. and 3:05 MS
8th Volleyball @ Home vs. Humboldt 8th VB @ Home - Start time of 4:15 
Tues. Sept. 17, 2019 7th Football @ Hampton
8th Football @ Home vs. Hampton
Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019 7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Hampton
8th Volleyball @ Hampton
Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019 MS Cross Country @ Clear Lake

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

Upcoming Events
Wednesday, September 18 2:00 Early Out
Monday, September 23 No School, Staff PD
Wednesday, September 25 2:00 Early Out
Friday, September 27 Homecoming vs SE Valley
Thursday, October 3 Fall Pictures-MS
-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL.
 

Good morning.  Today is Sept. 13, 2019, Friday.  It is day 14. 

 

Cyclone vs Hawkeye dress up challenge today.  Wear your favorite team attire. 

 

DO NOT spray cologne, body spray or perfume in the hallway.  We have people in our building that are allergic or highly sensitive to odors.

 

Just a reminder, stay on the sport court or black top during recess.  Do not go in the grass.  Thank you for your cooperation.

 

7th/8th grade students, do not take your I-Pads to PE or lunch.  Your I-Pad should never be left in the locker room unattended.

 

Clarion Public Library will be celebrating g 10 years since their renovation.  Join them on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM.

 

Attention Middle & High school music parents. Music Boosters needs your help at the Home Football Concession Stand. We are looking for parents to help in the concession stand and help with grilling. There are 3 home games and several slots that need to be filled with volunteers. Please click the link below to sign up. For questions email contact

cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann Hodson at 515.571.1458 or Alison Marshall at 515.851.2764. Thank you for supporting Music!!!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZCnLGgBloAZTHTjn4wTYQigI2kDTmnNrUqWhbqegzEjEWdw/viewform?usp=sf_link

Band

Friday BAND LESSONS:  September 13

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad 

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.

Avigail Espinoza...Yuridia Almanza...Shelby Warnke...Indy Johnson...Natalie Greving...Madison Watson...Sawyer Morrical...Aysa Lyons...Caleb Seaba...

Julia Gardner...Zoey Waddingham...Ella Tew...Jesus Lomeli...Natalie Hively...Georgia Wilson...Belle Wharton...Taylor Caquelin...Ellie Ennis...Logan Frantz...Joshua Moore...Bryce Lindaman...Bianca LaRue...Aubrie Fishburn...Emma Eekhoff...

Hunter Sutton...Mason Allen.

 

Sports

Mon. Sept. 16, 2019                                               7th Volleyball @ Humboldt

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Home vs. Humboldt

Tues. Sept. 17, 2019                                             7th Football @ Hampton

                                                                                    8th Football @ Home vs. Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Hampton

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            MS Cross Country @ Clear Lake

 

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

 

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 18                                 2:00 Early Out

Monday, September 23                                        No School, Staff PD

Wednesday, September 25                                 2:00 Early Out

Friday, September 27                                           Homecoming vs SE Valley

Thursday, October 3                                             Fall Pictures-MS

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL. 

Good morning.  Today is Sept. 12, 2019, Thursday.  It is day 13. 

 

Cyclone vs Hawkeye dress up challenge tomorrow.  Wear your favorite team attire. 

 

Just a reminder, stay on the sport court or black top during recess.  Do not go in the grass.  Thank you for your cooperation.

 

Thank you to the PH’s who helped with Meal on Main last night.

 

7th/8th grade students, do not take your I-Pads to PE or lunch.  Your I-Pad should never be left in the locker room unattended.

6th Grade - NWEA Reading Test Today - Please be respectful in passing.

Students, make sure your locker doors are closed.  You might find your belongings in front of your locker.  Mr. O’Brien.

 

Clarion Public Library will be celebrating g 10 years since their renovation.  Join them on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM.

 

Attention Middle & High school music parents. Music Boosters needs your help at the Home Football Concession Stand. We are looking for parents to help in the concession stand and help with grilling. There are 3 home games and several slots that need to be filled with volunteers. Please click the link below to sign up. For questions email contact

cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann Hodson at 515.571.1458 or Alison Marshall at 515.851.2764. Thank you for supporting Music!!!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZCnLGgBloAZTHTjn4wTYQigI2kDTmnNrUqWhbqegzEjEWdw/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Band

Thursday BAND LESSONS:  September 12

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad 

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.

Kayla Hasty...Amya Schaffer...Guadalupe Alonso...Ruby Coldiron...Jocelyn Alderson...Jasmine Teran...Niklas Solis...McKenna Friedel...Daniela Rodriguez...

Miranda Roosa...Quinn Krueger...Kali Wharton...Tessa Waddingham...Ethan Hasty...McCoy Yackle...Johnny Lomeli...Daniel Gomez-Juarez.

 

Sports

Thurs. Sept. 12, 2019                                            7th/8th Football @ Home vs. West Hancock

Mon. Sept. 16, 2019                                               7th Volleyball @ Humboldt

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Home vs. Humboldt

Tues. Sept. 17, 2019                                             7th Football @ Hampton

                                                                                    8th Football @ Home vs. Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Hampton

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                            MS Cross Country @ Clear Lake

 

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

 

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 18                                 2:00 Early Out

Monday, September 23                                        No School, Staff PD

Wednesday, September 25                                 2:00 Early Out

Friday, September 27                                           Homecoming vs SE Valley

Thursday, October 3                                             Fall Pictures-MS

 

-GOLDFIELD DOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL. 

Good morning.  Today is Sept. 11, 2019, Wednesday.  It is day 12.  2:00 early out.

Remembering 9/11/2001, 18th Anniversary.

“Even the smallest act of service, the simplest act of kindness, is a way to honor those we lost, a way to reclaim that spirit of unity that followed 9/11.”—President Obama in a 2011 radio address

“If we learn nothing else from this tragedy, we learn that life is short and there is no time for hate.”—Sandy Dahl, wife of Flight 93 pilot Jason Dahl, in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in 2002

6th Grade - NWEA Reading Test Today - Please be respectful in passing.

Students, make sure your locker doors are closed.  You might find your belongings in front of your locker.  Mr. O’Brien.

 

Reminder to 8th grade peer helpers to sign up on the sign-up sheet outside my office to serve at Meals on Main. Thanks!  Mrs. Friesleben.

 

Clarion Public Library will be celebrating g 10 years since their renovation.  Join them on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM.

 

Attention Middle & High school music parents. Music Boosters needs your help at the Home Football Concession Stand. We are looking for parents to help in the concession stand and help with grilling. There are 3 home games and several slots that need to be filled with volunteers. Please click the link below to sign up. For questions email please cgdmusicboosters@gmail.com or call Chrisann Hodson at 515.571.1458 or Alison Marshall at 515.851.2764. Thank you for supporting Music!!!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZCnLGgBloAZTHTjn4wTYQigI2kDTmnNrUqWhbqegzEjEWdw/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Band

Wednesday BAND LESSONS:  September 11

*check your assigned time @ cgdmsband.weebly.com. *download your lesson schedule to your iPad 

*Come a few minutes early and get your lesson materials in order.

 

Sports

Thurs. Sept. 12, 2019                                             7th/8th Football @ Home vs. West Hancock

Mon. Sept. 16, 2019                                               7th Volleyball @ Humboldt

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Home vs. Humboldt

Tues. Sept. 17, 2019                                              7th Football @ Hampton

                                                                                    8th Football @ Home vs. Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                             7th Volleyball @ Home vs. Hampton

                                                                                    8th Volleyball @ Hampton

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019                                             MS Cross Country @ Clear Lake

 

Sports shuttle to Dows and Goldfield will meet in the circle drive at 5:40.

 

Weight lifting for out of season athletes will be Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays after school until 4:30 at the HS weight room.

 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 11                                   2:00 Early Out

Wednesday, September 18                                   2:00 Early Out

Monday, September 23                                          No School, Staff PD

Wednesday, September 25                                   2:00 Early Out

Friday, September 27                                             Homecoming vs SE Valley

Wednesday, October 22                                         2:00 Early Out