102 Golden Eagle students attended SkyZone for displaying positive behavior and having 95% student attendance over the last month and a half.
The Golden Eagles, our student leadership group here at McCombs, are kicking off February with community service projects to show students care and are stepping up to give back to our community. Students made more than 80 fleece dog toys for to the Animal Rescue League of Iowa and valentine cards for WesleyLife Meals on Wheels. Click the photo to read more.
Golden Eagles participated in the Love Letters campaign from DoSomething.org by creating Valentines. DoSomething states that loneliness and isolation are health risks comparable to smoking, obesity, and lack of exercise. Additionally, 1 in 6 seniors do not know where their next meal is coming from. According to WesleyLife, their drivers “hand-deliver meals daily – not only … Read more »
The Animal Rescue League of Iowa cares for 18,500+ animals a year. According to The Best Friends Animal Society, “The shelter environment can be stressful for dogs, but shelter staff and volunteers can help ease that stress by providing enrichment opportunities and activities. Many of these enrichment activities also help dogs become more adoptable.” The … Read more »
Students in the new wrestling program at McCombs Middle School took a field trip to Iowa State University yesterday, and had a chance to say hello to the Cyclones wrestling coach and Olympic gold medalist Kevin Jackson. Thanks to the Boys & Girls Club and McCombs campus monitor Keith Meeks for organizing the trip for … Read more »
From medicine to agriculture to microbiology to engineering and more, many areas of science and technology were well-represented at our first annual STEM Career Day. The event was designed to excite McCombs’ students about careers in fields relating to science, technology, engineering and /or math. Click the photo to read and see more.
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