Morning Announcements – 9/13/22



Good morning Marco Island Academy, it is TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 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-ups posted in Google classrooms.  You must sign-up in advance to attend.

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

Volleyball:  Last night, our Varsity team took down the Mason Classical Paladins in three sets.  We hope to see you Protect Our Shores THIS Thursday night as our JV and Varsity teams battle the Sharks of Bonita.  Come dressed as lifeguards and protect our surf.  Lather up the sunscreen but please note NO WHISTLES, as they will interfere with the game.  JV begins at 5:30.   

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.  This is the last week that the sign-up sheet will be available.  Go Rays!


ECO Club: Reminder to everybody in E.C.O. to run up to Mr.Swope’s room and grab the permission slip for Saturdays field trip. Make sure to turn it in as soon as possible!

Key Club: Kleefstra Syndrome awareness week continues! There is a delicious bake sale TODAY and bracelets are being sold this week! On Friday, we will also show our support by wearing all purple!

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 are on sale during A and B lunches! THIS IS THE LAST WEEK AT THIS PRICE.  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 THIS FRIDAY – 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: HOMECOMING week is NEXT week, and Monday, September 19 marks our first Spirit Day with Adam Sandler Day…


THESPIANS: The Thespians will host Music and Games on the Mezz this Friday, from 6-8:30pm. Sing some karaoke, play your instruments, read some poetry, compete in some fun games, and more. Pizza, snacks, and drinks will be available for purchase. Bring Your Own Favorite Game.  See the flyers around campus for more details.


Thespians – lots of info was posted on Band and lots more info will be posted this week. Please be sure to read all of the posts.


There will be a Thespians meeting after school this Friday.


Daily Affirmation: “Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day”  

Please pause for our moment of silence.

Now, please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance.       


Have a Take Me Home Tuesday!