MS/HS Bulletin – October 6, 2022



Thursday, October 6, 2022

Today is Day 7 of the 6-Day Cycle






  • The Buc Bash is coming on October 20th!! With that, every student has free admission but there are options to upgrade your experience. There are two packages you can purchase: a $20 package and a $35 package both will guarantee a better experience during the concert. Check your email or stop in Mrs. Kelchen’s room or the office for signup. The last call to sign up is Monday, October 10th.
  • 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.
  • Youth and MS FB player recognition: This Friday, Oct 7th during halftime of the Varsity game. Game begins @ 7pm. Wear your jersey. 
  • You may now sign up for youth girls basketball, grades 3-6, using this form Contact Brian Kelchen at with any questions.  
  • MS VB: Thursday’s game is at 3:30. Also, please let your coaches know your plans in regards to the dance/cheer camp on Wednesday. Thanks!
  • Blankets and Pillows will no longer be allowed in the classrooms. They are becoming a distraction in the classrooms. Please keep them in your lockers or at home and dress appropriately for the temperature.
  • 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 October 15th. 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!
  • The East Buchanan FFA will be hosting a mum sale! We will be open by appointment throughout the week. Mums are $10 and we have purple, red, orange and yellow flowered mums available. If you would like to schedule an appointment please email Mr. Doese at



  • 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 6   Walking taco (taco meat, lettuce, cheese), cheesy refried beans, chuckwagon corn, peaches, applesauce, cinnamon roll, milk

Oct 7    Pizza cruncher, fresh broccoli, carrots, fruit smoothie, mixed fruit, milk

Oct 10 Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Mixed Veggies, Pineapple Tidbits, Apple Slices, Milk

Oct 11 *Maidrites, Romaine Lettuce, Celery, Nectarines, Applesauce, Milk

Oct 12 Pizza Dippers, Green Beans, Carrots, Banana, Strawberry Cups, Cookie, Milk

Oct 13 Beef and Cheese Nachos w/Frito chips, Cheesy Refried Beans, Corn, Grapes, Fruit Smoothie, Milk

Oct 14 Orange Chicken w/sauce, Seasoned Rice, Peas, Sliced Oranges, Diced Peach Cups, Milk



Oct 6 7:30am October Chapter Meeting

Oct 6 3:30 MS VB @ Ed-Co Bus: 2:15 Dismiss: 2:05

Oct 6 4:30 MS FB @ Maq Valley Bus: 3:15 Dismiss: 3:05

Oct 6 6:15 HS VB @ Ed-Co Bus: 5:00

Oct 7 7:00 V FB (H) Clayton Ridge

Oct 8 9:00am V VB @ Hudson Tourney Bus: 7:35am

Oct 10 4:00 TRC XC Meet @ North Linn Bus: 2:55

Oct 10 4:30 MS FB (H) Lisbon

Oct 10 6:00 JV FB (H) Clayton Ridge

Oct 12 1:30 Dismissal Elem PD

Oct 12 8:00am PSAT

Oct 12 2:00 MS/HS Parent/Teacher Conferences

Oct 12 5:00 School Board Meeting

Oct 13 4:00 HS VB-TRC Tourney Bus: TBA

Oct 13 4:30 MS FB @ North Cedar Bus: 2:25 Dismiss: 2:15

Oct 14 7:00 V FB @ South Winn Bus: 

Oct 15 10:00am HS VB-TRC Tourney Bus: TBA




BREAKFAST DUTY – Breakfast begins @ 730am

10/4-10/7 Shirley Pillard
10/10-10/14 Kari Noesen
10/17-10/21 Kris McMurrin
10/24-10/28 Andrew Machacek