This Week in the Quincy Public Schools: Week of Sept. 16
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It's Homecoming Week
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
Adams Elementary – Curriculum Night - Parents will attend to hear more about their student’s curriculum, Common Core State Standards, and will be able to meet with their student’s teachers. – 5:30 – 7:00 pm.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
Monroe Elementary - HyVee Math Night - PTA Fundraiser sponsored by Hy-Vee. Proceeds from grocery sales and food court purchases by Monroe families that evening will be contributed back to Monroe PTA. – Harrison HyVee - 4:00-7:00 PM
Quincy Junior High - National Constitution Day – The Freshmen U.S. History classes will give guided tours through "Constitution Hall". Here the students have created visual depictions (hand drawn and computer generated) artwork of the first 10 Amendments of the U.S. Constitution. Throughout the day the 7th & 8th grade students will visit “Constitution Hall” and participate in activities and learn information and facts from the 9th graders. This is a new student-led event for QJHS. Guided tours available 8:36 - 12:24 pm and 1:00- 2:40 pm. - Back hallway of 4th floor.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19
Quincy Senior High – Homecoming Parade - Students will show their QHS Blue Devil Pride at the annual Homecoming Parade. Elementary students through High School Students will parade down Maine Street on the hand-made floats. 6:00 PM
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH
QPS Foundation- Honoring benefactors who make excellence in education a reality in the Quincy Public Schools. Refreshments will be served - 10:30 a.m. at the Kirk Family Circle of Investment Garden, Quincy Senior High
Quincy Senior High – Pep Rally – 1:45 PM
Quincy Senior High – Homecoming Football Game – Flinn Stadium - 7:30 PM
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST
Monroe Elementary - Drive for Lincoln Event – An event where 300 families are needed to test drive a Lincoln to raise money for technology for the classrooms; up to $8,000 can be earned from this event. All proceeds will be used to purchase the last two Smart Boards needed to complete the goal of having a Smart Board in every classroom; remaining money will be used to increase teacher access to technology inside their classrooms. Hot dogs, soda, ect. will also be available for purchase also. 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.
Quincy Senior High – Homecoming Dance –7:00 PM