MS/HS Bulletin – October 17, 2022



Monday, October 17, 2022

Today is Day 2 of the 6-Day Cycle






  • The Buccaneer Football Team went up to South Winneshiek and took care of business, winning 69-13 and claiming Runner-Up in the District. We finished the regular season with a 7-1 record.
  • The Bucs drew the Lisbon Lions in the 1st Round of the Playoffs on our home field on Friday at 7:00! We would love your support on Friday, it is supposed to be beautiful weather! Let’s pack the stands and be loud like every game this year!  
  • On Wednesday, October 19th all parking on the west side of the school will be closed. You must park in the north lot. The loading dock to the stage will have a truck backed up preventing anyone from being able to leave from 3pm to 9pm.
  • MS Wrestling meeting: tomorrow morning @ 750am in Mr. Machacek’s room. BOTH boys and girls. You can participate even if you’re in bball. 
  • Omelet Breakfast!! Sunday Oct 23rd, 8am-1pm. Held at the Church of Christ Fellowship Hall in Winthrop! All proceeds go to EB Girl’s Wrestling Mat Club! See you there!!
  • Tickets for Regional Volleyball vs. Alburnett on Monday (10/17) must be purchased online at the following link. No cash sales will be accepted at the door.
  • Middle School Girls – If you are interested in going out for basketball this season and have not replied to Miss Schoonover’s email, please do so ASAP!  
  • The hs boys basketball signup is in the office. 
  • UPDATE-ATTN EAST BUC ARCHER FAMILIES: Due to the regional volleyball game on Monday, the parent meeting will be moved to Tuesday, October 18 at 6:30pm in the HS gym.
  • Check the Lost + Found in the Commons!! 
  • The Buc Bash is coming on October 20th!! 
  • FFA fruit, meat and cheese sales are starting! Deadline for orders is Friday October 21st. Please see an East Buchanan FFA member to order or click the link here to place an order.
  • You may now sign up for youth girls basketball, grades 3-6, using this form Contact Brian Kelchen at with any questions.  
  • ATTENTION EAST BUC ARCHER FAMILIES: We are going to do online registration this year. Any 4th-12th grade East Buchanan student is eligible. Registration will be open until tomorrow. Fees can be dropped off to either the elementary or High School office. Please use the link below to complete registration for each archer. If there are any questions, please contact Coach Tina Snyder. Looking forward to a great year!



  • Speede Shop is hiring for Part-Time evening and weekend cashier and deli positions. Applications can be picked up at the station or contact Melissa through the WINTHROP SPEEDE SHOP facebook page. 


Concession Stand Schedule (clickable link)


College Representatives:  (Notify the office if interested)

Oct 18 Iowa Central CC 11:15am

Oct 25 University of Iowa


LUNCH MENU *Menu Change

Oct 17 Chicken Drumsticks, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Mixed Veggies, Sliced Peppers, Apple Slices, Homemade School Rolls, Milk

Oct 18 Cheeseburger WG Hamburger Bun, Cowboy Caviar w/WG Tostito Chips, Peas, Pears, Fruit Smoothie, Milk

Oct 19 Corn Dog, Tator Tots, Lightly Roasted Brussel Sprouts, Banana, Peach Cups, WG Brownie, Milk

Oct 20 French Toast Sticks, Scrambled Eggs, Hash Browns, Mini Carrots, Applesauce, Mixed Fruit, Milk

Oct 21 Chicken and Chili Crispito, Romaine Lettuce, Corn, Apple Slices, Peach Cups, Milk



Oct 17 7:00 V VB (H) 

Oct 17 8:00am FFA: District Greenhand Fire-Up

Oct 18 6:30 Archery Parent Meeting

Oct 20 4:00 XC District Qualifier @ Eldora

Oct 24 5:00 Vocal Gathering (9th-12th)

Oct 26-29  FFA: National FFA Convention & Expo




BREAKFAST DUTY – Breakfast begins @ 730am

10/17-10/21 Kris McMurrin
10/24-10/28 Andrew Machacek
10/31-11/4 Erin Kelchen
11/7-11/11 Casey Kingdon
11/15-11/18 Heather Huegel
11/21-11/22 Lisa Goedken
11/28-12/2 Kelsi Giese