**2016-17 Student Activity and Planning Calendar**

Be sure to check individual sport/activity calendars for everyday practice details.  Those links/calendars are on the UMS “Activity” webpage.

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

August 22

23

6th grade orientation 5:00-6:00

24 - Red Day, DAY 1: PAL

First day of school with students - make it great!

Football Practice 3:05-4:30

25 - DAY 2: No PAL

VB practice starts today 3:05-5:15

Football Cheer practice starts

3:15 to 5:15

26 - DAY 3: PAL

PAL Assembly - Magazine and Cookie Sale Kick-Off Assembly

August 29 - DAY 4: No PAL

30 - DAY 5: PAL

 

**Hand out Chromebooks in all _ELA_ classes today.

4:30 CC @Oelwein

31 - DAY 6: No PAL

Noon dismissal

Conferences 2-6 p.m.

Noon Out Schedule

PBIS Drawing today!

Sept. 1 - DAY 6: No PAL

Noon dismissal

Conferences 3-8 p.m.

Noon Out Schedule

Magazine Turn-in Day

2            

No School

September 5

No School - Labor Day

6 - DAY 1: PAL

4:30 CC @Grinnell

7 - DAY 2: No PAL 

8 - DAY 3:  PAL

9 - DAY 4: No PAL

6th grade Field Trip to Hoover Library

Sept. 12 - DAY 5: PAL

Student Council Election Speeches in PAL

Reminder to students that MAP testing begins tomorrow

4:15 FB @UMS vs. D-NH

13 -  DAY 6: No PAL

MAP Testing - Language (using Chromebook)

MAP testing will take place in PAL classes, periods 1-3 will be shortened, periods 4-7  will be normal

4:15 VB @Waverly

4:30 CC @Starmont

14 - DAY 1: PAL

MAP Testing - Reading (using Chromebook)

MAP testing will take place in PAL classes, periods 1-3 will be shortened, periods 4-7  will be normal

15 - DAY 2: No PAL

MAP Testing - Reading (using Chromebook)

MAP testing will take place in PAL classes, periods 1-3 will be shortened, periods 4-7  will be normal

PBIS Drawing Today!!

4:15 VB  @UMS vs. BMAP

4:15 FB @Aplington

16 - DAY 3: PAL

School Pictures!!!

*Science MAP testing in Science classes for 8th Grade Only.

 

Sept. 19 - DAY 4: No PAL

4:15 VB @Wapsie Valley

4:15 FB @BMAP (Waterloo)

20 - DAY 5: PAL

EWALU field trip for 7th graders

4:30 CC @Vinton

21 - DAY 6: No PAL

Noon dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

22 - DAY 1: PAL

4:30 CC @Grundy Center

23 - DAY 2: No PAL

Midterm

8th Grade Hickory Hills Trip!

Sept. 26 - DAY 3: PAL

4:15 VB @UMS vs. Denver

27 - DAY 4: No PAL

4:30 CC @Jesup

28 - DAY 5: PAL

MIDTERM GRADES DUE 8 a.m.

29 -  DAY 6: No PAL

4:15 FB @UMS vs. Jesup

30 - DAY 1: PAL

Homecoming Assembly and Hoopla!

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!!

October 3 - DAY 2: No PAL

4:15 VB @Hudson

4  - DAY 3: PAL

4:30 CC @Dike

5 - DAY 4: No PAL

Noon dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

6 - DAY 5: PAL

4:15 VB @UMS vs. D-NH

4:15 FB @Hudson

7 - DAY 6: No PAL

“Half-Price Friday” - PBIS Prize Cases, Fridays in October

6th grade Kidsfit Assembly-reversed periods 3,2,1,

October 10 - DAY 1: PAL

4:15 VB @UMS vs. A-P

11 - DAY 2: No PAL

4:15 7th grade VB @UMS

4:15 8th grade VB @Vinton

4:30 CC @Union

12  - DAY 3: PAL

13 - DAY 4: No PAL

4:15 VB @Jesup

4:15 FB @UMS vs. S. Hardin

14 - DAY 5: PAL

“Half-Price Friday” - PBIS Prize Cases, Fridays in October

**Saturday, October 15 at 9:30 a.m. Conference Cross Country meet @Reinbeck**

October 17 - DAY 6: No PAL

PBIS Drawing Today!

18 - DAY 1: PAL

University Field Trip for 8th grade

19 - DAY 2: No PAL

Noon dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

20  - DAY 3: PAL

22- DAY 4: No PAL

“Half-Price Friday” - PBIS Prize Cases, Fridays in October

Oct. 24  - DAY 5: PAL

25 - DAY 6: No PAL

26 - DAY 1: PAL

End of 1st QUARTER

27 - DAY 2: No PAL

28 -DAY 3: PAL

“Half-Price Friday” - PBIS Prize Cases, Fridays in October

October 31 - DAY 4: No PAL

GRADES DUE - 8 a.m.

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

Nov.1 - DAY 5: PAL

2 - DAY 6: No PAL

3 - DAY 1: PAL

4 - DAY 2: No PAL

Set your clocks back this weekend!

Nov. 7 - DAY 3: PAL

Girls’ basketball practice begins today …

8

No School, PD

Election day - VOTE! :)

9

No School

UHS Volleyball in Cedar Rapids at 10:00 (you can also watch online)

10 - DAY 4: No PAL

Noon Out

UHS Volleyball at State Semi-finals at 2:00 in Cedar Rapids (you can also watch online)

*All Grades:  Veteran’s Day Assembly tomorrow - wear red, white, and blue… honor and remember

11 - DAY 5: PAL

Veteran’s Day Assembly

Noon Out

UHS Volleyball at State Semi-finals at 2:00 in Cedar Rapids (you can also watch online)

*All Grades:  Veteran’s Day Assembly - wear red, white, and blue… honor and remember

Nov. 14 - DAY 6: No PAL

Boys’ basketball and wrestling practice begins today…

15 - DAY 1: PAL

PBIS Drawing today!

16 - DAY 2:  No PAL

17 - DAY 3: PAL

Homework needs to be turned in by 3:03 today, otherwise on the Homework List for Turkey Trot (Google doc)… 12:00 on Monday is the FINAL deadline

18 - DAY 4: No PAL

Noon Out

UHS Football at State Finals at 2:00ish in Cedar Falls (you can also watch on tv)

Remember your homework that is on the Homework List needs to be turned in by Monday at noon.

Nov. 21 - DAY 5 

Noon dismissal

Conferences 2-6 p.m.

Noon Out Schedule

22 - DAY 5

Noon Dismissal

Conferences 3-8 p.m.

Noon Out Schedule

(No Classes)

7:35 Team meetings

8:30-9:30 Awards Assembly (1st quarter Honor Roll, 4.0,Tri 1 Student Council Reps)

9:30-11:00 Turkey Trot

11-12 Lunch worked in with TT

23

No School

24

No School

Happy Thanksgiving!

25

No School

Nov. 28 - DAY 6: No PAL 

29 - DAY 1: PAL

30 - DAY 2: No PAL

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

Dec. 1 - DAY 3: PAL

Wrestling @UMS

8th Grade Girls’ Basketball @Reinbeck

8th Grade Boys’ Basketball @Reinbeck

2 - DAY 4: No PAL

Midterm - grades due Wednesday, Dec. 7

PAL day even though it is a black day and even.  We will have a ‘mini-band concert’

Band Concert

Dec. 5 - DAY 5: PAL

4:15 Girls’ BB @ UMS vs. Denver

4:15 Boys’ BB @ Denver

6 - DAY 6: No PAL

7 - DAY 1: PAL

Noon Dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

(grades due)

8 - DAY 2: No PAL 

Food Drive ends today!

4:15 Girls’ BB @Waverly

4:15 Boys’ BB @UMS vs. Waverly

9 - DAY 3: PAL

PBIS Drawing today!

4:15 Girls’ BB @UMS vs. Hudson

4:15 Boys’ BB @Hudson

Wrestling @Tama

Dec. 12 - DAY 2: No PAL 

4:15 Girls’ BB @BMAP (W’loo)

4:15 Boys’ BB @UMS vs. BMAP

13 - DAY 3: PAL

14 - DAY 4: No PAL

Homework needs to be turned in by 3:03 today, otherwise on the Homework List for Holiday Happenings (Google doc)… 3:03 on Wednesday is the FINAL deadline.

15 - DAY 5: PAL

Holiday Happenings Homework List will be read in PAL today.  You have until 3:03 on Wednesday to turn in your homework to get off the Homework List.

 

4:15 Girls’ BB @New Hartford

4:15 Boys’ BB @UMS vs. D-NH

Wrestling @Wellsburg

16 - DAY 6: No PAL

4:15 Girls’ BB 7th Grade @UMS vs. Vinton

4:15 Girls’ BB 8th Grade @Vinton

Dec. 19 - DAY 1: PAL

4:15 Girls’ 7th grade BB @Toledo (South Tama)

4:15 Girls’ 8th grade BB @UMS vs. South Tama

20 DAY 2: No PAL

21- DAY 3: PAL

Homework needs to be turned in by 3:03 today, otherwise you will stay on the Final Deadline Homework List for Holiday Happenings.

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

22- DAY 4: No PAL

2:15 out

Holiday Happenings (12:00-2:15)…

23

No School

Merry Christmas!

December 26

No School

27

No School

28

No School

29

No School

30

No School

Happy New Year!

January 2

No School

3 - DAY 5: PAL

Classes Resume…

4  DAY 6: No PAL

5 - DAY 1: PAL

Wrestling @Wapsie Valley

6 - DAY 2: No PAL

Jan. 9 - DAY 3: PAL

4:15 Girls’ BB @Aplington

4:15 Boys’ BB @UMS vs. A-P

10  - DAY 4: No PAL

11 - DAY 5: PAL

12 - DAY 6: No PAL

End of 2nd QUARTER

End of 1st SEMESTER

Wrestling @UMS

13 - DAY 1: PAL

PBIS Drawing today!

4:15 Boys’ 7th grade BB @UMS vs. South Tama

4:15 Boys’ 8th grade BB @Toledo (South Tama)

Jan. 16  

No School. PD

17 - DAY 2: No PAL 

18 - DAY 3: PAL

19 - DAY 4: No PAL

4:15 Girls’ BB @UMS vs. BMAP

4:15 Boys’ BB @BMAP (W’loo)

20 - DAY 5: PAL

4:15 Boys’ 7th grade BB @UMS vs. Vinton

4:15 Boys’ 8th grade BB @Vinton

January 23 - DAY 6: No PAL 

4:15 Girls’ BB @Jesup

24 - DAY 1:  PAL

25 - DAY 2: No PAL 

26 - DAY 3: PAL

4:15 Boys’ BB @UMS vs. Jesup

Wrestling @Traer

27 - DAY 4: No PAL

January 30 - DAY 5: PAL

Lip Off Sign up due!

PAL:  2nd Quarter Awards Assembly (Honor Roll and 4.0)

4:15 Girls’ BB @Union, Iowa (BCL-UW)

4:15 Boys’ BB @UMS vs. BCL-UW

31 - DAY 6: No PAL 

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

February 1 - DAY 1: PAL

Noon dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

2  - DAY 2: No PAL

4:15 Girls’ BB @UMS vs. Wapsie Valley

4:15 Boys’ BB @Wapsie Valley

3 - DAY 3: PAL

Wrestling @Wellsburg

Feb. 6 -  DAY 4: No PAL 

Lip -Off, Round 1...

7 - DAY 5: PAL

8 - DAY 6: No PAL

Lip -Off, Round 1...

9 - DAY 1: PAL

10 - DAY 2: No PAL

Lip -Off, Round 1...

“Boogie for Books” Dance

Feb. 13 - DAY 3: PAL

Midterm

Money-Vote!

14 - DAY 4: No PAL

Money-Vote!

15 - DAY 5: PAL

Money-Vote!

PBIS Drawing today!

16  - DAY 6: No PAL

Lip -Off, Round 2..

February 17

No School, PD

Feb. 20 - DAY 4: No PAL

Prairie Fire Theater

21 - DAY 5: PAL

Lip -Off, Round 2..

Prairie Fire Theater

22 - DAY 6: No PAL

Prairie Fire Theater

Money-Vote!

23 - DAY 1: PAL 

Prairie Fire Theater

Money-Vote!

24 - DAY 2: No PAL

Prairie Fire Theater - Wizard of Oz -  7:00 performance

Money-Vote!

Feb. 27 - DAY 3: PAL

Lip -Off, Round 3..

28 - DAY 4: No PAL

Money-Vote!

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

March 1 - DAY 5: PAL

Money-Vote!

 Noon Dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

2 - DAY 6: No PAL

Money-Vote!

3 - DAY 1: PAL

Money-Vote!

March 6 - DAY 2: No PAL

Money-Vote!

7 - DAY 3: PAL

Lip -Off, FINAL ROUND!

8 - DAY 4: No PAL

Money-Vote!

9 - DAY 5: PAL

Money-Vote!

PAL: Iowa Assessment Pep Assembly

10 - DAY 6: No PAL

Set your clocks ahead this weekend…

FINAL DAY to Money-Vote!

**Lip-Off Champion announced later in the day!!

**Decade Dance?? (wait)

March 13 - DAY 1: PAL

Iowa Assessment tests, Day 1 of 4...follow 2-hour delay schedule

14 - DAY 2: No PAL

9th grade intro. in ELA classes?

15 - DAY 3: PAL

Iowa Assessment tests, Day 2 of 4... follow 2-hour delay schedule

PBIS Drawing today!

16 - DAY 4: No PAL

17 - DAY 5: PAL

End of 3rd QUARTER

Iowa Assessment tests, Day 3 of 4...follow 2-hour delay schedule

8th Grade Hearing Test

March 20 - DAY 6: No PAL

4th Qtr BEGINS!

21  - DAY 1: PAL

Iowa Assessment tests, Day 4 of 4...follow 2-hour delay schedule

22 - DAY 2: No PAL

Noon Dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

23 - DAY 3: PAL

24 - DAY 4: No PAL 

March 27  - DAY 5: PAL

28 - DAY 6: No PAL

29  - DAY 1: PAL

30 - DAY 2: No PAL

8th Grade 4-year plan in ELA?

31  - DAY 3: PAL

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

April 3 - DAY 4: No PAL

4  - DAY 5: PAL

8th 4-year plan follow-up in ELA?

5 - DAY 6: No PAL

6  - DAY 1: PAL

Homework needs to be turned in by 3:03 today, otherwise on the Pre-Homework List for Spring Fling (Google doc)… 3:03 on Friday is the FINAL deadline.

7 - DAY 2: No PAL

April 10  - DAY 3: PAL

 Homework needs to be turned in by 3:03 today, otherwise stay on the Final Deadline Homework List for Spring Fling (Google doc).

11 - DAY 4: No PAL

PBIS Drawing today!

12 - DAY 5: PAL

Noon Dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

8:30-9:30 Awards Assembly (3rd quarter Honor Roll, 4.0,Prairie Fire Theater, boys & girls’ basketball, wrestling, cheerleading)

9:30-11:00 Spring Fling

11-12 Lunch worked in with SF

13

No School, PD

14

Good Friday, No School

April 17 - DAY 6: No PAL

18 - DAY 1: PAL

8th Grade: Parent Meeting for 8th graders registering  for high school classes at Union High School in La Porte City

19 - DAY 2: No PAL

20 - DAY 3: PAL

21 - DAY 4: No PAL

 Midterm

Band Concert and mini PAL concert

April 24 - DAY 5: PAL

8th Grade: Parent Meeting for 8th graders registering  for high school classes at Union Middle School in Dysart

25 - DAY 6: No PAL

26  - DAY 1: PAL

 Secretary’s Day 

27 - DAY 2: No PAL

28 - DAY 3: PAL

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

May 1 - DAY 4: No PAL

2 - DAY 5: PAL

3 - DAY 6: No PAL

School Nurse Day

4 - DAY 1: PAL

5 - DAY 2: No PAL

**Decade Dance?? (wait)

May 8 - DAY 3: PAL

9 - DAY 4: No PAL

PBIS Drawing today!

10  - DAY 5: PAL

Noon Dismissal

Noon Out Schedule

11 - DAY 6: No PAL

12  - DAY 1: PAL

7th grade field trip

May 15 - DAY 2: No PAL

16  - DAY 3: PAL

17 - DAY 4: No PAL

18  - DAY 5: PAL

19 - DAY 6: No PAL

PBIS Drawing and Silent Auction ends today!

May 22  - DAY 1: PAL

Periods 1-2: 8th Grade Promotion Practice

23 - DAY 2: No PAL

GRADES DUE 3:03 p.m.

9:00 - 8th Grade Promotion

11:00 dismissal

Tentative last day of school

24   - DAY 3: PAL

25 - DAY 4: No PAL

26  - DAY 5: PAL

May 29

Memorial Day

30

31

June 1

2