Morning Announcements – 9/8/22



Good morning Marco Island Academy, it is THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2022, and these are your morning announcements!

General Announcements

College Visits:  We are pleased to announce that a representative from several colleges will be coming to MIA to discuss their schools and to answer any questions you may have about the application process.  These opportunities are open to all grade levels.  

Ringling College of Art & Design – Sept 19th

Florida Polytechnic – Sept 21st

FGCU – Sept 30th

Look for the sign up to be posted in Google classroom.  You must sign-up in advance.

Lunches: Do you love pizza? Make sure to bring some cash for a piece of pie tomorrow during A and B lunches

AthleticsAlllll athletes, please ensure that you pay your athletic fee prior to homecoming.  

Senior athletes in a fall sport, please meet in the gym on friday right after school, dressed in uniform for your senior banner photo.  

Boy’s Soccer: There will be a BOYS Soccer interest meeting on Thursday, September 8th after school in Mr. Wood’s room, 309.  

Volleyball: Tonight at home, we battle the Varsity Shamrocks of Donahue.  Let’s fill the stands with tie-dye and swirls of color at 6:00pm. 

Lacrosse:  Calling all boys interested in playing MIA lacrosse in the Spring…please sign-up on the sheet that is with Miss Amelia at the front desk.  Go Rays!


NHS: Hello Juniors and Seniors!  All NHS student applications are due tomorrow by the end of the school day to Mr. Wolfe! Please see Mr. Wolfe in Room 313 if you have any questions!!

SGA: Ready for a totally groovy, sparkling, disco good time?  Homecoming 2022, Night at the Disco will be September 24th at the Marco Island Hilton. Tickets go on sale next week during A and B lunches! Need a guest form? Please pick one up at the front desk today.   All guest forms must be approved before purchasing a ticket and submitted by September 16.


Lip Sync: Is YOUR class the TOP RAY at MIA?  Then, PROVE IT!  Show off your skills in your Class Lip Sync, and try to take the top prize.  See the fliers around school for more info!


Spirit Week: September is flying by AND soon HOMECOMING week will be here!!  Monday, September 19 marks the beginning of Spirit Week, and we want full participation.  Check out fliers for details.


THESPIANSOrder forms for the Thespian Jerseys are due this Friday. 

  • Registration for the District competition is in less than 4 weeks.
  • For the latest Thespian information, see the bulletin board outside Mr. Dayett’s room, room 228, and join the BAND app page!
  • Save the date! The Thespians will host a game night/open mic night next Friday night on the mezzanine.

Key Club will be meeting today,  during A and B lunches. A lunch will be in Mrs. G’s Room and B lunch will be in Mrs. Walther’s room. 

Chess Club:Looking for a challenge? Join Chess Club to learn, practice and sharpen your chess skills. It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or advanced player, everyone is welcome. The club will meet Today after school in room 136. Coach Wade Keller is planning a practice tournament with awards for Chess Club members.

Interact: TODAY, it is time to FALL into some FALL deliciousness at the Interact Bake Sale during both lunches.  Everything’s a dollar, so enjoy many treats and have a FALLICOUS time..  


Daily Affirmation: “Never let your fear decide your fate.”  

Please pause for our moment of silence.

Now, please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance.       


Have a There’s a lot of Treats Thursday!