Thursday January 19

Boys Basketball:  The boys’ will have their last regular season home game this evening.  They will take on Momence this evening with tipoff at 5:30 for the 7th grade game.  Congratulations to the 8th graders on their season and good luck tonight, RAIDERS!!!

Wrestling:  Practice will be from 3:30-6:00pm at Central.

Volleyball:  The Lady Raiders will take on PC in Forrest this evening  @ 5:30.  The bus will leave at 4:20.  Good Luck, LADY RAIDERS!!!

Cheerleading:  Home Game Tonight Vs. Momence 5:30 pm

Track and Field Signups are by the office. 6th-8th grade boys and girls are eligible to sign up.  You must have a current physical and activity pass on file in the office.  Stay tuned to the announcements for dates and times for conditioning open gyms.

Health- 1st hour 7th grade students needs to meet in the gym for class. All other classes will meet in the Multi-purpose room. Be sure you have your Chromebook and packet to work on!

Student Council:  Please see Mrs. Meyer for concession stand sign-up asap. Meeting Friday at 7:45.

There will be 8th grade art club TODAY until 4:30pm.

Sign-ups for the 6th grade girls basketball league are in the office if you are interested in playing 6th grade ladies.

Sign-ups are in the office for Spring Baseball and Softball.  If you are interested, pick up a form today.

Life Education Programs is sponsoring a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Sunday, February 12 from 1:00-4:00 pm at McHie Arena at Olivet Nazarene University.  The divisions are 5-6 and 7-8 grades for boys and girls.  If you want to participate, please get a form from the office.

Please do not forget to turn in your $5 for the movie if you qualified for the Raider Reward party at the Onarga Theater on Friday.  Congratulations on all who qualified.  Also, if you did not qualify, you will need to report to the library on that day.

Pixies and Mint Meltaways on sale for $10.00 a box see Mr. DeFauw  to purchase.

Lunch:  Chicken patty on bun, broccoli, peaches, goldfish, and milk

Wednesday Jan. 18

Boys Basketball:  7th and 8th Grade Practice 3:30-5:15pm.  6th grade practice will be from 5:30-7:00pm tonight.

Wrestling:  Practice will be from 3:30-6:00pm.

Volleyball:  Had am practice, Game tomorrow @ PC (Forrest) @ 5:30 Bus @ 4:20

The girls’ basketball team will be having a end of year basketball Pizza party TODAY at Gilman Pizza palace from 6-7.

Cheerleading:  Practice from 3:30-5:00 in the multi-purpose room.

Health- 1st hour 7th grade students needs to meet in the gym for class. All other classes will meet in the Multi-purpose room. Be sure you have your Chromebook and packet to work on!

Mr. Lustfeldt’s advisory meets in the Library today. You must finish your career day feedback form and print it out and turn it into Mr. Kimmel today or it will be counted as a late homework dojo.

Student Council:  Please see Mrs. Meyer for concession stand sign-up asap. Meeting Friday at 7:45.

There will be 8th grade art club Thursday until 4:30pm.

Sign-ups for the 6th grade girls basketball league are in the office if you are interested in playing 6th grade ladies.

Sign-ups are in the office for Spring Baseball and Softball.  If you are interested, pick up a form today.

Life Education Programs is sponsoring a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Sunday, February 12 from 1:00-4:00 pm at McHie Arena at Olivet Nazarene University.  The divisions are 5-6 and 7-8 grades for boys and girls.  If you want to participate, please get a form from the office.

Congratulations to those students who made the Raider Reward Party for receiving less than 24 DOJO’s.  We will walk to the Onarga Theater on Friday.  Please remember that there is a cost to you and that is $5.00 (this is for the movie admission, a popcorn, and a beverage)

Happy Birthday to Josh Merhley today!!!

Pixies and Mint Meltaways on sale for $10.00 a box see Mr. DeFauw  to purchase.

Fact of the Day:  The human eye makes movements 50 times every second.

Lunch:  Meatloaf, corn, applesauce, dinner roll, and milk

Tuesday January 17

Pledge/Moment of Silence

Boys Basketball:  The boys will travel to Piper City this evening to take on Tri-Point.  The bus is set to depart at 4:15. 8th graders and cheerleaders need to report to Mr. Tripp’s room at the end of the day.  Good luck, RAIDERS!!!!

Wrestling:  The Wrestling Raiders will participate in a meet in Morris this evening.  Good Luck!  Please arrive to Nash by 2:15.

Volleyball:  The Lady Raiders will take on Tri-Point this evening here in Onarga.  The first match is set for 5:30.  Best of Luck, LADY RAIDERS!!!

The girls’ basketball team will be having a end of year basketball Pizza party at Gilman Pizza palace on Jan 18th from 6-7.

Cheerleading:  Tshirt order forms are in the office if you are interested in a cheer t-shirt.

Student Council:  Please see Mrs. Meyer for concession stand sign-up asap. Meeting Friday at 7:15.

There will be 8th grade art club Thursday until 4:30pm.

Sign-ups for the 6th grade girls basketball league are in the office if you are interested in playing 6th grade ladies.

Sign-ups are in the office for Spring Baseball and Softball.  If you are interested, pick up a form today.

Life Education Programs is sponsoring a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Sunday, February 12 from 1:00-4:00 pm at McHie Arena at Olivet Nazarene University.  The divisions are 5-6 and 7-8 grades for boys and girls.  If you want to participate, please get a form from the office.

Congratulations to those students who made the Raider Reward Party for receiving less than 24 DOJO’s.  To reward you, we are going to take a walk to the Onarga Theater on Friday.  We will be watching a movie and you will get popcorn and a beverage.  The cost to attend is $5.00.  If you have any issues, please see Mr. Ehmen.  Congratulations and keep up the good work.  Remember the DOJO mark for the 3rd quarter goes down to 18 so strive to meet this goal.  Good Luck!!!

Happy Belated Birthday Diego Ochoa and Rudy Kuchel on Sunday.  Happy Belated Birthday to Tania Tolliver yesterday!!!

Pixies and Mint Meltaways on sale for $10.00 a box see Mr. DeFauw  to purchase.

Thanks for a memorable and excellent Career Day on Friday.  Many thanks to the 8th grade student council members.  Your dedication, your etiquette and your poise were well demonstrated.  Thanks also to all the teachers for making this day a huge success.  Great job, Raiders!!!

Fact of the Day:  When howling together, no two wolves will howl on the same note, instead, they harmonize to create the illusion that there are more of them than there actually are.

Lunch:  Salisbury steak, noodles, pineapple, carrots, dinner roll, and milk

Thursday January 12

Boys Basketball:  The 8th graders will play for 3rd place this evening at 5:30 in Clifton, Bus 4:15.  Please meet in Mr. Tripp’s room after school if you are staying. GOOD LUCK RAIDERS!!!

Wrestling:  The Wrestling Raiders will take on the Hawks of Prairie Central this evening at 5PM.  Wrestlers need to be to Nash by 2:45.  GOOD LUCK!

Volleyball:  The Lady Raiders will travel to Kankakee this evening.  Match time is set for 4:30 and the bus will depart at 3:15.  GOOD LUCK, LADY RAIDERS!!!

The girls’ basketball team will be having a end of year basketball Pizza party at Gilman Pizza palace on Jan 18th from 6-7.

Cheerleading:  8th Grade Basketball Game Tonight at Nash.  5:30 p.m.

Student Council:  8th Grade Student Council Members only will meet Friday at 7:45 a.m.

Sign-ups for the 6th grade girls basketball league are in the office if you are interested in playing 6th grade ladies.

Life Education Programs is sponsoring a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Sunday, February 12 from 1:00-4:00 pm at McHie Arena at Olivet Nazarene University.  The divisions are 5-6 and 7-8 grades for boys and girls.  If you want to participate, please get a form from the office.

There is 8th grade art club after school TODAY until 4:30pm.

Pixies and Mint Meltaways on sale for $10.00 a box see Mr. DeFauw  to purchase.

Friday we will be hosting a Career Day here at IWMS.  Please be thinking about some good questions to ask our speakers.  Also, remember the respectful behavior that we need to exhibit when the speakers are presenting.  Let’s show some Raider Respect and some Raider Pride!!!

Fact of the Day:  95% of people text things they could never say in person.

.Lunch: Hot ham and cheese on bun, sweet potatoes, mixed fruit, goldfish, and milk

Boys Basketball: The 7th boys will compete for the championship in Watseka tonight at 5:30p.  Bus 4:15pm.  The 8th graders will play for 3rd place on Thursday night at 5:30 in Clifton Vs. Milford.  Bus 4:15.

Wrestling:  Practice from 3:30-6:00pm at Central.    Wrestler’s need to arrive by 2:45 pm for tomorrow’s away meet.

Volleyball:  Practice after school until 5:30.

The girls’ basketball team will be having a end of year basketball Pizza party at Gilman Pizza palace on Jan 18th from 6-7.

Cheerleading:  After school in multi-purpose room until 5:00.

Student Council:  All student Council Members, our next meeting is Friday at 7:45 a.m.

Sign-ups for the 6th grade girls basketball league are in the office if you are interested in playing 6th grade ladies.

Life Education Programs is sponsoring a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Sunday, February 12 from 1:00-4:00 pm at McHie Arena at Olivet Nazarene University.  The divisions are 5-6 and 7-8 grades for boys and girls.  If you want to participate, please get a form from the office.

There is 8th grade art club after school TOMORROW until 4:30pm.

Happy Birthday to Kyli Ritzma!!!

Pixies and Mint Meltaways on sale for $10.00 a box see Mr. DeFauw  to purchase.

Friday we will be hosting a Career Day here at IWMS.  We are fortunate to have so many volunteers come and speak to us about what they do to contribute to our world.  We hope you enjoy the day that we have planned to get information about possible careers!!!

Fact of the Day:  When you blush, the lining of your stomach also turns red.

Lunch: Spaghetti, romaine lettuce, pineapple, garlic bread, and milk