High School

Nov 22

Quote: Difficult doesn’t mean impossible, it simply means that you have to work hard.

Do you love the holiday season?  Do you like hanging out with little kids? Have I got the volunteer opportunity for you!  There will be a St. Nick's Shop event for little kids to shop for their family members- Volunteers are needed to help the kids shop and to wrap presents. See Ms. Wagner in Rm 207 or check out the Ambassadors Sign-Up Genius page if you are interested.

Seniors please report to the office at some point this week to check the spelling of your name for your diploma.


Students please submit prom pictures to be used in the yearbook. They can be emailed to yearbook@mcfsd.org.

Ms. LaPlante’s food choices classes will be having a bake sale before school, during both lunches and during ASR in the cafeteria on November 30th and December 1st. Remember to bring money to support the Giving Tree!

Birthdays: Annie Stuntebeck

Events: None

Nov 21

Quote: “What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Do you love the holiday season?  Do you like hanging out with little kids? Have I got the volunteer opportunity for you!  There will be a St. Nick's Shop event for little kids to shop for their family members- Volunteers are needed to help the kids shop and to wrap presents. See Ms. Wagner in Rm 207 or check out the Ambassadors Sign-Up Genius page if you are interested.

Seniors please report to the office at some point this week to check the spelling of your name for your diploma.

Joel would appreciate it if we would put an announcement out there for students to submit prom pictures to be used in the yearbook. They can be emailed to yearbook@mcfsd.org.

Birthdays: Ethan Fogeltanz, Lexy Kinnamon, Alyssa Obremski, Ava Papalia-Beatty, Kaleb Prieve

Events: Girls basketball at Home, Boys Hockey at Home

Nov 20

Quote: Don’t get upset with people or situations.  Both are powerless without your reaction.

10th graders please report to the auditorium at the start of Advisory today.

Again, 10th graders should report directly to Advisory today.  

If you signed up for the Be The Change group, you should have received a pass to attend a meeting in the auditorium at 9:45.  Again, Be the Change meeting is in the auditorium at 9:45AM.  

Do you love the holiday season?  Do you like hanging out with little kids? Have I got the volunteer opportunity for you!  There will be a St. Nick's Shop event for little kids to shop for their family members- Volunteers are needed to help the kids shop and to wrap presents. See Ms. Wagner in Rm 207 or check out the Ambassadors Sign-Up Genius page if you are interested.

Ski Club meeting TODAY after school in room 110!

Birthdays: None

Events: Bowls for Hunger, 5-7pm

Nov 17

Quote: If you want your life to be different you have to start reacting to life differently

Attention Mrs. Gradian's Creative Writing class. We have early lunch today so that we can visit our pen pals. Remember to bring your coats.

Get ready for MHS's Snow Ball Dance!  Join us in the B Gym on Saturday, December 9th at 7:30.  Admission is $5 and dress is similar to Homecoming.

Seniors, If you have not submitted the superlative survey with your senior quote, those are due November 20.

Ski Club meeting Monday after school in room 110!

Birthdays: Maeve Christlieb, Kalee Kussow

Weekend Birthdays:  Zach Hare, Mitch Roeder, Jake Scheffel, Trevor Speich, Thomas Westerhof

Events: Girls basketball at Home, Girls Hockey at Waupun

Weekend Events: Boys Basketball at Middleton, girls Hockey at Waupun

Nov 16

Quote: Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth

Congratulations to the members of Driftwood who participated in the UW Whitewater Creative Writing Festival. And a big congratulations to Caenan Cremeens for walking away with a first place prize for his short story in Fan Fiction/Fantasy & Sci-fi category! Awesome job!

Get ready for MHS's Snow Ball Dance!  Join us in the B Gym on Saturday, December 9th at 7:30.  Admission is $5 and dress is similar to Homecoming.

Seniors, If you have not submitted the superlative survey with your senior quote, those are due November 20.

NHS will meet THIS Friday at 7:30 in the high school choir room. All new members should attend!

Ski Club meeting Monday after school in room 110!

Birthdays: Andrew Lindaas, Gabi Runde

Events: None

Nov 15

Quote: Winners are not people who never fail, but people who never quit.

There will be a SkillsUSA meeting today after school for members attending Districts. Please attend.

Get ready for MHS's Snow Ball Dance!  Join us in the B Gym on Saturday, December 9th at 7:30.  Admission is $5 and dress is similar to Homecoming.

Seniors, If you have not submitted the superlative survey with your senior quote, those are due November 20.

NHS will meet THIS Friday at 7:30 in the high school choir room. All new members should attend!

Ski Club meeting Monday after school in room 110!

Birthdays: Hunter Kroneman, Kelsey Marca

Events: None

Nov 14

Quote:  The true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good. - Ann Landers

Attention Forensics members. Our first team meeting will take place TODAY in room 185 after school. This meeting is mandatory. If you are unable to attend please check in with Mrs. Conner, Ms. Muller or Ms. Shelleh.

For those of you who have signed up, Madison College will be here to assist you in the library during ASR.  The teachers have been given a list of names of those of you participating!  See you then!

Get ready for MHS's Snow Ball Dance!  Join us in the B Gym on Saturday, December 9th at 7:30.  Admission is $5 and dress is similar to Homecoming.

Seniors, If you have not submitted the superlative survey with your senior quote, those are due November 20.

NHS will meet THIS Friday at 7:30 in the high school choir room. All new members should attend!

Birthdays: Bella Ziehr

Events: Girls Basketball at Home

Nov 13

Quote: Kindness is free, sprinkle that stuff everywhere

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   Attention Forensics members. Our first team meeting will take place on November 14th in room 185 after school. This meeting is mandatory. If you are unable to attend please check in with Mrs. Conner, Ms. Muller or Ms. Shelleh.

Get ready for MHS's Snow Ball Dance!  Join us in the B Gym on Saturday, December 9th at 7:30.  Admission is $5 and dress is similar to Homecoming.

Seniors, If you have not submitted the superlative survey with your senior quote, those are due November 20.

Congrats to our girls swim team for taking 3rd in the WIAA state swim meet on Friday night. Congratulations to Alex Moderski for her 1st place finishes in the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle.

NHS will meet THIS Friday at 7:30 in the high school choir room. All new members should attend!

Birthdays: Brenna Forrest

Events: None

Nov 9

Quote: Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help and brave enough to ask for it.

St. Marys University of Minnesota will be visiting in Student Services from 10-11am.  Anyone one interested in meeting with them can stop down to see Jess and get a pass.

Ambassadors! There is a Senior Citizen in McFarland that is looking for a few hours of computer help with his MacBook. and is happy to pay $10.00 per hour.  If interested, please see Ms. Nichols or Ms. Wagner.  

Have you  considered a future in health care? Nursing assistant classes are available for students wanting to become CNAs--certified nursing assistants. You must be at least 16 years old to take the class. See Mrs. Brady if interested.

11/9/17-11/14

   Attention Forensics members. Our first team meeting will take place on November 14th in room 185 after school. This meeting is mandatory. If you are unable to attend please check in with Mrs. Conner, Ms. Muller or Ms. Shelleh.

Birthdays: Courtney Gotto

Weekend Birthdays:  Joe HOlt, Ricky Knuteson, Callie Korth, Carter Losby, Matt Mandli

Events: None

Weekend Events:  Swimming Friday 6:30 UW-Madison Natatorium, Musical Thurs, Friday and Saturday

Nov 8

Quote: A boss has the title, a leader has the people

Seniors, If you have not submitted the superlative survey with your senior quote, those are due November 20.

Hello Driftwood staff. We'll have a meeting in Mrs. Gradian's room this Thursday after school. We'll begin planning for the rest of the year. Anyone attending the Creative Writing Festival must come to pick up the permission slip. See you there!

Ambassadors! There is a Senior Citizen in McFarland that is looking for a few hours of computer help with his MacBook. and is happy to pay $10.00 per hour.  If interested, please see Ms. Nichols or Ms. Wagner.  

W and Thurs

Have you  considered a future in health care? Nursing assistant classes are available for students wanting to become CNAs--certified nursing assistants. You must be at least 16 years old to take the class. See Mrs. Brady if interested.

Birthdays: Nathan Montrey, Hunter Patchin, Caden Tormey, Brandon Welke

Events: None

Nov 7

Quote: “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” - Aesop

Seniors, If you have not submitted the superlative survey with your senior quote, those are due November 20.

Hello Driftwood staff. We'll have a meeting in Mrs. Gradian's room this Thursday after school. We'll begin planning for the rest of the year. Anyone attending the Creative Writing Festival must come to pick up the permission slip. See you there!

Ambassadors! There is a Senior Citizen in McFarland that is looking for a few hours of computer help with his MacBook. and is happy to pay $10.00 per hour.  If interested, please see Ms. Nichols or Ms. Wagner.  

Birthdays: None

Events: None