Friday, March 6, 2015




This Saturday, The IKM-Manning High School will be hosting the SW Iowa FFA District Convention. We are in need of students to volunteer to help for that day starting at 7:30 a.m. until the contests end around 12:00. Most of your time will just be helping contestant guests and judges find their rooms, questions, and requests about our school and facilities.  Stop and see Mr. Booth if you are interested in learning more about this opportunity.  This is also a silver cord opportunity.


There will be a golf meeting next Wednesday during seminar in the library for all boys and girls going out for golf this year.


Basketball cheerleaders need to get their clean uniforms turned into Sonia by next Wednesday Mar. 11.


JUNIORS & SENIORS:  The Simpson college rep will be here on Monday, March 9 at 8:45 a.m.  and the Iowa Lakes Community College rep will be here Tuesday, Mar. 10 at 1:15 p.m.  Please sign up in advance outside the guidance office.


JUNIOR GIRLS:  Just a reminder that those interested in attending GirlsŐ State, your letters are due to the office or Mrs. Dammann by Tuesday morning.



Yearbook orders are due on Friday, March 27.


Any student interested in taking lifeguarding classes should sign up at the Manning Rec Center by March 13.  The first class is on Sunday, March 22 at 5:00 p.m.  The cost is $160 and you must be 15 years old.  


The Manning American Legion Auxiliary would like to invite any interested high school students to participate in designing a Poppy Poster for their contest. If you are interested, you can contact Mrs. Ferneding for information and poster board. Monetary prizes will be awarded in the designated classes. Posters need to be completed and handed in to the H.S. office by Tuesday morning, March 10.


Volunteer Opportunity: Mrs. Erb's family is hosting the 12 annual Hoop-A-Thon to raise money to find a cure for Huntington's Disease at the Audubon High School Sunday, March 15th from 12-3. Two ways to contribute, see Mrs. Erb for a participation form to raise donations and compete in a free throw contest that day; Or see Mrs. Erb if you are interested in helping set up, clean up, or rebound during the event.


LOST & FOUND:  A Beats case, a fleece jacket, and a couple of rulers were left on the pep bus that went to the state basketball game on Monday.  You may claim these items in the high school office. 


Happy Birthday wishes TODAY go out to Jacqueline Lingle!


SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK:                                                          

            Sat., Mar. 7                 Southwest Iowa FFA District Convention @ IKM-Manning H.S.

                                                   9:00 a.m.