Jr Sr High School Announcements

December 14, 2017


Thursday: THT Schedule- Chili, cinnamon roll, fresh vegetables, applesauce, milk

Friday: Pep Rally Schedule- Shrimp Poppers, mashed potatoes, green beans, biscuit, apple, milk


Ugly Sweater Contest: Wear your Ugly Sweaters on December 15th.  Contest will be held during the Pep Rally and is open to all students and staff.


Drivers Education

Our next driver's education class will begin on July 16, 2018 and run through July 27, 2018.  If you are interested in signing up, please go to the StreetSmart website.  Class size is limited so the sooner you sign up the better!



Elks Free Throw Contest- Held on Sunday, December 17th at 1:30 pm at the Newton YMCA.  For ages 8-13 years.  Each contestant shoots 25 free throws.  There are no fees involved for contestants or spectators.  Register as you enter the gym.



Travel to Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands in the Summer of 2019! For those interested in this trip, please come to an informational meeting on Thursday the 14th

at 6:00 PM in Mr. Hook's room (room 303). We will discuss itinerary, costs, in-country travel, academic opportunities, and many other things besides! Hope to see you there!


Seniors: Scholarships are listed on the Colfax-Mingo Website under Jr/Sr High School, Scholarships.  Please check back often throughout the year.  Also be sure to check your email for scholarship information from Mrs. Thorsbakken.


You may order your 2017-2018 yearbook now at www.jostensyearbooks.com.  Any personalized book ordered (with your name on it for an additional $6) can add four free icons until October 27th.  That is a savings of $12!


Did you miss ordering your class ring or cap & gown?  There are three ways to order.  Order deadline is December 1st.

1) Order online at www.jostens.com

2) Order by phone at 1-800-863-0961 Ext. 0

3) Mail to Jostens, P.O. Box 712, Ankeny, IA  50021

You can call the 1-800 number if you have any questions.












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