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School Calendar

Special visitor at the elementary school

Author and Illustrator, Sue Cornelison, visited our elementary school and met  with each classroom November 29. She is an author and illustrator of books like  The 12 Days of Christmas in Iowa. She explained her paintings, illustrations in  books, and taught the students how to draw.

Food drive success

With 856 items collected, the winning classroom this year was Mrs. Offenburger's 2nd grade.  The elementary surpassed 2,000 total items collected for this year's food drive for the Melcher-Dallas Food Pantry.  Our previous record was 1,307 items.  Outstanding job to our PK - 5th grade students!!

Holiday Craft and vendor show

The annual Holiday Craft and Vendor Show will be December 10 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the MD High School Gymnasium. Find holiday gift ideas, jewelry, homemade goods, and much more. Money goes to the MD Thespian Troupe. PTO will be providing food and drinks for a minimal cost. Purchase raffle tickets for $1 for hourly prizes. See you there!

Quilt Raffle

Quilted Throw Raffle for FBLA

Winner will be drawn at 3:00 p.m. December 12, 2016.

Winner need not be present to win!

$1 per raffle ticket or 6 for $5.


Angel Tree

If you would like to help a family out for Christmas.  Please pick up a tag from the Christmas Tree in the High School Cafeteria or the Elementary.  All presents need to be returned by December 12th  with tags attached. Wrapped or Unwrapped.

Need help with JMC?

If you need assistance with accessing our JMC School Management System, please email coopertonya@melcher-dallas.k12.ia.us.

Pre-Order your 2017 yearbook

Pre-order your 2017 Melcher-Dallas Yearbook NOW and pay ONLY $25! We have the lowest Yearbook price in the state, so take advantage while you can. Order online via www.jostens.com and you'll also enjoy the option of free icons. Or, you can contact Ms. Hildreth at the High School hildreths@melcher-dallas.k12.ia.us.


2016-2017 School Calendar



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Online Lunch Payment

How to sign up:


Log on to www.payforit.net


Select the "Sign-up" option from the menu.  The screens will guide you through the process to establish your account.  The online pay system is connected to our JMC lunch account.


JMC Link (Grades, Review Progress, or Check Attendance)

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