This week in the Quincy Public Schools: Week of Sept. 9
2 months, 3 weeks ago by Bob Gough
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
Madison Elementary – Curriculum Night and Book Fair – 6:00 – 8:00 pm – Parents will have an
opportunity to learn about their students’ curriculum and purchase books to raise money for the
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
District‐Wide – Mentor Kick‐Off – 11:30 – 12:30 – Quincy Public Schools will hold the fall kick‐off
and orientation for new and continuing mentors at the Board of Education Office, 1416 Maine
Street. A light lunch will be provided. Anyone interested in becoming a mentor is encouraged to
attend. To be a mentor, no special skills are needed ‐‐‐ only a desire to provide encouragement
and friendship to a student.
QJHS –Curriculum Night – Parents will have an opportunity to learn about their students’
5:30 – 6:30 – 9th Grade Parent Meeting to review GPA, graduation credits, class rank, AP
classes, ACT‐SAT and NCAA rules.
6:30 – 8:30 – Opportunity for all parents to meet teachers and go through students’
schedule of courses.
QHS –Soccer Team Honor Flight Fundraising Game – 6:30pm – At the QHS v. QND soccer game,
the QHS boys soccer players will raise money for Great River Honor Flight. The team’s goal is to
raise $5,000 by selling commemorative t‐shirts, silent auction items and balloons, and by
QHS – Art Club Dugout Painting – 2:30 – The Art Club will paint the QHS softball dugouts.
Madison Elementary – Animal Safari – 1:30 – 2:30 pm – Students will have the opportunity to
see and interact with exotic animals.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13
QHS and Baldwin Intermediate – QHS Orchestra Performance for Baldwin Students ‐ 1:00 and
2:00 Quincy High School Orchestra will be performing 2 concerts at Baldwin School Auditorium.
Special Disney characters will appear as the orchestra demonstrates instruments of the
orchestra for Baldwin students. The QHS WIRED string ensemble will also perform.
Performances will be held at the Baldwin School Auditorium.