Jr/Sr High Daily Bulletin

February 26, 2021 (Day A)


Today’s Lunch Menu: Cheese Quesadilla, Green Beans, Mixed Fruit

Breakfast: Breakfast Bar & Fruit




  • Varsity Boys Substate Basketball – MStM vs. Tri-Center @ Creston HS 7:00pm



Asher Henson today

Ashlyn Trogdon on Saturday



There are sign up sheets on the shelf in the office for both JH girls’ and boys’ track.  Anyone who is interested in participating should sign up by the end of the day today.

On Monday, March 1st, there will be a parent and student-athlete meeting at 6:00pm in the Elementary Gym for  junior high girls who are interested in going out for track and field this spring.  If you are unable to attend, please email Coach Benson at andrea_benson@mstm.us.  

The following student needs to turn in his fall sport uniform: Isaac Luallin – cross country bottoms.



The wrestling awards banquet is scheduled for all members of the junior high and high school wrestling programs, managers, cheerleaders, and their families on Tuesday, March 2nd, at 6:00 p.m. at Sunset Ridge Barn.  The address is 4831 Lisbon Street, Prole.  We will be having a potluck meal.  Cheerleaders, Freshmen, and Junior High, please bring a side and a dessert.  Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors, please bring a main dish.  Drinks and table service will be provided.  Awards will be presented following the meal.  Hope to see you there!

There will be a Student Council meeting for ALL members on Friday, March 5th, at 7:40 AM, in Mrs. Nichols’ room. 

Any student interested in getting more information on the following career pathways please see Mr. Folkerts or go to the following website: www.iowain.org/live-events  to register. All events are virtual and free. They will be held at 10am on the dates listed. If interested, please let the guidance office know ahead of time so we can get you a place to watch the zoom session. Also, all events are virtual, free, and able to be viewed live or via a recording.  

Mar. 11 – Carpenters Panel

Mar. 25 – Carpenter Tour

Apr. 8 – Operators/Developer Panel

Apr. 22 – Operators/Developers Jobsite Tour

May 13 – Lineman Panel

May 27 – Lineman Training Facility Tour



There is a HS boys’ track sign up sheet on the shelf in the office.  Any boys who are interested in going out for track this spring need to sign up by today.  There will be a meeting with Coach Hart today at 2:50 in the HS gym.

Break a leg, Maggie Girardi and Ian Wetzler, as they prepare for a virtual speech competition at Districts on Monday, March 1st! 

HS students who are interested in participating in golf this year need to sign up on the sheet in the office.  There will be a meeting on Wednesday, March 3, during Power Hour in the Commons.  Please check in with your Power Hour teacher and then report to the Commons.

Online orders for the 2020-2021 yearbooks can now be placed at your convenience!  The link is: 

https://yearbookforever.com/schools/martensdalest_marys_hs_buy_yearbook_326803/8NT9T2R2HsieBs85TegrDNTm.  Please place your orders no later than April 30th.

The following seniors have still not turned in their baby/senior pictures.  This is for the yearbook and senior slideshow.  Please email those to Ms. Stubbs ASAP at: kaylee_stubbs@mstm.us.


Dania Delgado

Luke Felten

Dylan Morgan

Thomas Mussmann

Christina Olsen

Breana Phillips

Megan Wilson

Senior Picture 

Caleb Minor

Baby Picture

Andrew Miller

Seasonal Job Opportunities at Indianola Parks and Recreation: Join our VMAC team this summer! We’re looking for pool lifeguards, operations and support staff. Apply online at http://www.indianolaiowa.gov/jobs. Pickard Park is also looking for concession workers!  Apply online at http://www.indianolaiowa.gov/jobsThe City of Indianola and the Indianola YMCA are looking for kids that would like to become certified lifeguards!  Several former lifeguards need to get recertified.  Here is a list of courses nearby: 

Lifeguard Courses Offered through the American Red Cross


Lifeguard Courses Offered through Clive Parks and Recreation


Lifeguard Courses Offered through Iowa Parks and Recreation Association


Ms. Benson will be holding ACT prep on Friday mornings from 8:00-8:30 a.m.



Visit the ACT website for more information (act.org).

Test Date Registration Deadline Late Fee Required
April 17 March 12 March 13-26
June 12 May 7 May 8-21
July 17 June 18 June 19-25