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Mr. Esslinger's Message, February 16, 2024

Mr. Esslinger’s Message, February 16, 2024


Hello Iroquois Middle School Families. Please see below with some news and information. Enjoy your mid-winter break.

News Worth Sharing:



-Middle School Spelling Bee: the final round of the Middle School Spelling Bee Championship took place on Thursday, February 15th.  Each grade level competed, and winners were cheered on by all students and staff. Congratulations to the winners.

Recently the Iroquois Middle School History Club was proud to welcome in members of the Elma Historical Society. The Elma Historical Society shared historical facts and stories regarding the history of our area, discussed their roles, and answered questions. We want to thank our friends at the Elma Historical Society for volunteering their time to share their love of History with our students.

-Spring Picture Day Update: The correct date for the MS Spring pictures is March 19th and not March 1st.  Please adjust your calendars.

-STEM Leadership Club is busy planning their Community STEM Night. Mark your calendars for the evening of April 18th to participate in STEM family fun! 

- MSA is sponsoring a  "Babcia's Pierogi" sale.  Orders/money are due by February 27th.  Cash or check only and checks made out to "Iroquois MSA".  Pick up is on March 13th from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. in the MS cafe. MSA Babcia's Pierogi Fundraiser

-June 2024 end of school year dates:  Please mark your calendars for the end of the school year events and dates:


June 13:           Full Day of school grades 5-8

June 14:           Full Day of school grades 5-8

June 17:           Full Day of school grades 5-8

June 18:           Early Dismissal 11:00 a.m. grades 5-8

June 19:           Juneteenth Holiday – no school for students

June 20:           Early Dismissal 11:00 a.m. grades 5-8

June 21:           8th Grade MOD ceremony 9:00 a.m.

                        Early Dismissal 11:00 a.m. grades 5-8

                        Last day for students


Upcoming Events:

February 19 – 23:  Mid-Winter Recess – No School

March 8:                Superintendent Conference Day-No School for Students

       5-Week Progress Reports

March 12:              MSA Meeting 6p.m.

March 13:              BOE Meeting, Middle School at 7p.m.