2014 Junior High Football SeasonThe 7th grade football season was very successful and finished with a 4-1-1 record. Their only loss came to 4A Sioux City North. The Spartans out scored their opponents 130-56 and punted the ball only 6 times all year! Defensively they shut out Anthon Otto Maple Valley, Westwood and LeMars Gehlen. In 6 games they only allowed 10 first downs. The 8th graders had a tough season finishing 0-6. Success is not measured in wins and losses alone. The young men fought hard and improved daily on their skills. Injuries was a contributing factor in which we had to shorten two of our earlier games.The most successful part of the season was the sharing of ...
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Students of the WeekStudents of the Week Oct 14-18 L-R - Madison Haynes, Sarah Kepner, & Lexi Lander Congratulations to the West Monona Middle School Students of the Week. These students represented the DREAM expectations of West Monona Middle School over the past two weeks.Students of the Week Oct 7-11 L-R - Leighla Gray, Courtney Davis, & Nathan Carrigan
Posted Oct 22, 2014, 11:39 AM by Connor Aden
West Monona Elementary Celebrates Literacy WeekReading is a sport for everyone! West Monona Elementary students enjoyed a week of literacy and fun during October 6-10. The week started with a pep rally with high school students telling about their favorite childhood books and the 7th/8th grade band playing the school song. The teachers decorated their classroom doors with a variety of sports. Grades 3, 4, and 5 went to the Onawa Public Library during the week. We had Community readers in many of the classrooms. We walked a kilometer on Wednesday around the elementary building as part of Iowa’s Healthiest Walk and to promote healthy minds and bodies.Author, Ryan Sloth, visited with grades K-5 on Thursday afternoon and the parents ...
Posted Oct 16, 2014, 11:47 AM by Connor Aden
Letterman Jackets Ordering InfoA representative from Classic Sportswear will be here this week on Tuesday, October 14th and also on Friday, October 17th to do fittings for letter jackets, to place orders, and answer questions. West Monona letters, name, graduation year and all pathces are included in one low price. We have a really great group discount through Friday, October 17th so don't delay!!
Posted Oct 13, 2014, 9:37 AM by Kristopher Lyons
High School Students of the MonthCongratulations to the High School Students of the Month as nominated by their teachers for the month of September. Front row - James McDermott and Marco Duarte. Back row, Jennifer Hartman, Alyssa Vaughn, Whitney Carrier, Emily Kuhlman, Abbey Jamison and Ashley Brown. Not pictured, but honored as students of the month are Austin Reitz and David Poole.
Posted Oct 8, 2014, 11:45 AM by Connor Aden
Middle School Students of the MonthCongratulations to the Middle School DREAM Students of the Month. Students of the month in middle school were chosen based on being Determined, Respectful, Encouraging, Accountable, and showing appropriate Manners. Congratulations to Megan Bonham, MaKenzie Laughlin, and Brady Sidwell for being the September Students of the Month. Each grade level in the middle school has one student selected.
Posted Oct 8, 2014, 11:40 AM by Connor Aden
7th and 8th Grade WM Science UpdateCaiden Nygaard working on his seasons poster7th and 8th grade Science has been off to a great start for the 2014-2015 school year! The 7th graders get to experience some interesting creatures for the first time, and they are enjoying spending time with the king snake (Wishbone), tarantula (Rosie), and the rat (LeBron). The classroom pets have received a lot of attention, and there have been many fears conquered in the first few weeks of science class. This semester we are tackling the Earth in space concepts. Students have learned about patterns of shadows during the day and during different seasons. They have learned that we are closest to the Sun during December, and that seasons are created ...
Posted Oct 7, 2014, 11:29 AM by Connor Aden
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