Daily Announcements


Daily Announcements

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Yearbooks will be distributed on Thursday, May 5 during lunch.

Please check the list outside Mr. Firgens Room to see if you ordered a yearbook.

 If you did not order a yearbook, you may purchase a book today for $55.

 Final Exam Waiver forms are available to be picked up in the office. If you still have your waiver, this form MUST be signed by you and a parent or guardian, turned in by Thursday, May 12th. Any forms turned in after this date WILL be required to take semester exams.

Black Hawk Middle School will be proudly presenting Disney's Little Mermaid Jr. on Saturday May 7 & 8.  There will be an all school dress rehearsal on Thursday, May 5 at 9:00 a.m.  Middle School students attending need to bring a quarter into the office for admittance to the show.  High school students who want to attend the dress rehearsal need to fill out a pre-excused form and pay $4.00 ticket price to attend.

Seniors: There is one spot for First Aid, CPR, AED trainining. Please contact Mrs. Ellingson to let her know that you are interested. It will be filled on a first come, first serve basis.

There will be a Student Council meeting Friday during FLEX.

Order forms for the All-Star Softball and Volleyball are available in the office for anyone interested.

Lunch today: Fish Nuggets, Graham Crackers, Steamed Cauliflower, Orange, and Milk



Energy Efficiency Project

Starting Monday February 8, 2016 contractors will be working on the school facilities. The work is part of a performance contract with Johnson Controls.  The contractors will work 10 hour shifts Mondays through Thursdays.  There will be activity in and around the school buildings at these times

The contractors are working on a building envelope, lighting and heating projects. The energy savings will cover the cost of the loan repayment for the projects. The projected completion for all projects is May 1st 


Recycling Fundraiser

Thank you, to everyone who has contributed to the recycling fund raising efforts. The efforts will continue, both the aluminum can cage and the metal recycling dumpster will remain in place. Recently funds have been used to assist with installing 13 new SMART Boards and building new computer tables. The district appreciates any donations to further our cause. 

A special thank you to Powers Auction Service for providing the dumpster and hauling the metal and aluminum. 

After School Snack Program

The format of the after school snack program changed as of March 21 due to

guidance from the DPI. The changes were necessary to meet the requirements of

NSLP. The changes included the amount and types of food served. The snack

now qualifies for free and reduced pricing.

After school snack qualifies for free and reduced subsidies. Prices are as follows:

Those who qualify for free are free.

Those who qualify for reduced each day is $.15

Those who do not qualify for free and reduced:

ECH-5 th grade - $.80

6 th -12 th grade - $1.10

***Charges will be processed through the child’s lunch account***



Thank you Hartzell's!

Thank you to everyone that saved your Hartzell's Receipts!! 

We earned 27,000 points!!  

We will be ordering playground equipment. 

School Closings

Please monitor this website, Madison Television Stations (3, 15, and 27), or WEKZ Radio for updates about the status of the school closings/delays and cancellations. 


Rescheduled Events



Please check the Six Rivers Conference website for our sports schedules for junior high thru high school.  Any changes are immediately updated and you can view them 24 - 7.