Announcements

MONDAY – OCTOBER 22

We still have a few openings for the morning Driver Ed class that runs from October 30th until December 21st. The class is held every morning from 6 to 7:15. Stop in the business office to sign up.

Cast and Crew of The Tempest: Please look over your school email for updates about rehearsals. Remember that food and participation money is due this week. Thanks!

Join the choir for their fall concert on Tuesday October 23rd at 7pm in the auditorium. Support our Musical Mustangs!

Congratulations to the All State Musicians who qualified for the All State Music Festival in Ames. Way to go Musical Mustangs! CHORUS: Zaebian Weis, Luke Althaus and Ethan Spires,
BAND: Kate Muehring, and ORCHESTRA: Jack Kolker and Evan Erickson.

Come join the choir for their fall concert on Tuesday October 23rd at 7pm in the auditorium. Come support the Musical Mustangs!

Anybody interested in participating in No Shave November, please stop by the exec room to pick up a packet. All money raised by No Shave November is for the Prostate Cancer Fund (PCF). Packets are due October 27th!!!

There will be a makeup session for Hempstead’s UW-Platteville math teams today during 5th hour. Come during A or D study time to C241 to tryout for the team. We are particularly looking for Freshmen and Sophomore team members.

The first Math Scramble competition meeting will be held after school Thursday, October 25th in Mr. Kallaher’s classroom, room C216. Candy will be provided for everyone in attendance.

Congratulations to the boys and girls cross country teams who qualified for the state meet this Saturday in Fort Dodge!

Hey everyone – get ready for Hempstead Intramurals! These will be run by Mr. Loeffelholz and Mr. Hoerner, and they are for you! There will be a variety of activities for you to do with your friends including a ski night, dodge ball, euchre, trivia, volleyball, bean bags, and more! If you have any ideas for new activities, please stop by room C230 and let Mr. Loeffelholz know! All of these activities are free and winners receive a t-shirt! All you have to do is show up to play! Please look for intramural information posted around the school, listen to the announcements, or follow Hempstead on twitter! See you soon!

Way to go HHS Debate Team! Surprised with a new topic, Cole Hiem posted a 2-1 record in Lincoln-Douglas Debate. It has been 4 since we debated in this format!
Blake Hohmann and Kunal Chugh teamed up in Public Forum, they too were surprised by a new topic! They went 2-1 with little preparation! Way to add to our overall record! 32-10 for the season! Good Luck at Bettendorf on Nov 9/10. Next Debate Practice is Wednesday, 2:30-4:00ish.

Octagon club members: don’t miss out on our Halloween Party October 31 after school in C122, Mrs. Houselog’s room. We will have pizza and drinks. make sure to bring a bag of candy for our trick or treating candy swap. Hope to see you there!

Interested in purchasing some apparel to support the Mustang Girls Basketball team? Here is the link to the online clothing store….The store closes at 11:59pm on Sunday October 28th!
https://stores.inksoft.com/hempstead_girls_basketball_18/shop/home

Attention Bowlers, there will be a team informational meeting on Tuesday, October 30 at 2:30 in L001. Anyone interested in bowling this year should attend this meeting. Tryout, schedule, and team expectations will be discussed. If you cannot be there, please see Coach Poling, in L001, or Coach Cheever in C138, as soon as possible. You MUST have your practice permit from the Activities office before the first day of practice, November 5th. Please get your physical, and complete your Impact concussion test, as needed. Impact Concussion testing is scheduled for next week after school Monday through Thursday, 2:30 in the Library Computer Lab. Please get this done!

Mustang Events for week of October 22-October 27 2018

MONDAY –October 22

TUESDAY –October 23
Choir Fall Concert 7pm in auditorium
MOLE DAY 2018
Volleyball Regionals @ Waterloo West 7pm

WEDNESDAY – October 24

THURSDAY –October 25
Diving @ Regionals @ Davenport Central HS 5pm
Orchestra Fall Concert 7pm in auditoriuim

FRIDAY –October 26

SATURDAY – October 27
Swimming Regionals @ Clinton HS Noon
Cross Country State Meet @ Kennedy Park in Fort Dodge