Good luck to the 7th and 8th grade girls’ basketball teams at Webster today.
Family Night is Tuesday (tomorrow) from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the gym. There will be a free meal (chili and corn bread). Student bonus points are available.
MathCounts meets Tuesday morning at 7:45a.m. in Mrs. Johnson’s room #226.
One-Act play auditions at 3:30 on Wednesday, November 15. Students in grades 7-12 who are interested are welcome!
NSU Admissions Hosts Howling Trivia Night for Local High School Students
Aberdeen, S.D. – On Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 the Northern State University Admissions office will be hosting a Howling Trivia Night for high school juniors and seniors in the area. The event will be from 7-9pm in the Student Center on the Northern Campus.
All high school juniors and seniors are welcome, and teams of 4-5 students can RSVP their team list to email@example.com up until noon on the 16th. Free pizza and drinks will be available, and prizes will be awarded to the top teams. Trivia question categories include pop culture, sports, music, history, movies, and Aberdeen.
FBLA meeting Tuesday, November 14th during lunch in Ms. Lingbeck’s room. Lunch will be served!
Football players/cheerleaders and stats – Don’t forget about the Football Awards Night Banquet on Tuesday, November 14 at 7:00 p.m. at the Olive Grove Golf Course.
Football players, please turn your uniforms in to Mr. Wanner. See Mr. Wanner if you have any questions.
Grades 11-12: Mandatory Dual Credit Meeting on Thursday, November 16th at 2:40 in the Conference Room. All students planning to take Dual Credit Courses in the spring semester must attend!
Gr. 12 NCRC Testing Thursday, November 16 – The NCRC is the National Career Readiness Certificate Test issued by ACT (nationalcareerreadiness.org). The test is composed of three WorkKeys Assessments that measure skills that are critical to on-the-job success. The areas are: Applied Mathematics, Graphic Literacy, and Workplace Documents. Four certificate levels can be earned (Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze) depending on how testers do on all three WorkKeys Assessments. This test is given by the SD Department of Labor and is used by employers to place and promote workers around SD and other states. This is a great test to have on file as you graduate and enter the workforce. Students will start testing at 10:00 am and will finish around 1:30. Please bring your charged and updated computer, a pencil and a calculator. Practice tests will be handed out during English.
Grades 6-12: November 14th is Family Night – this is a great chance for you and your parents to talk to college reps, ask questions and even apply. From 5-7 pm many area colleges will be in the GHS gym for you to talk to. Please come and talk to the representatives! SDSU, NSU, USD, LATI, MTI, NDSCS, Jamestown, Presentation, Army/Army Reserves and the National Guard are confirmed.
Grades 11-12: ASVAB test interpretation will be held on Friday, November 17th during 6th hour in the conference room. Please bring your computer. Please excuse the following students: Allison Wilson, Korbin Blackmun, Jodi Hinman, Maggie Crosby, Cody Richards
Grades 11-12: The following college representatives will be in the School Counseling Office to visit with students. Please make arrangements with your teachers.
Wednesday, November 15 1:00 – 1:30 University of South Dakota
Wednesday, November 15 2:30 – 3:00 Northern State University
Monday, December 4 11:15 – 11:45 Lake Area Tech
Grade 12: Scholarships and Awards
Nov. 15 Hagen Scholarship – need based www.hsfmo.org
Nov. 27 Elks Most Valuable Student firstname.lastname@example.org or www.elks.org/enf/scholars
Elks Vocational Grant (emailed 10/10/17)
Elks Emergency Educational Grant
Dec. 1 Essay Contest Improving Ethics. www.sddp.org/essay
Dec. 1 University of SD www.usd.edu
Dec. 1 SD Well Diggers Association
Dec. 1 Boston University Trustee Scholarship www.bu.edu/admissions/trustee
Groton Youth Rally is November 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the GHS Arena featuring former Harlem Globetrotter Melvin Adams. Tickets are available in advance at Groton Dairy Queen and Aberdeen Anchors of Faith for $7 in advance and $10 at the door, or $20 family rate. Call 377-0709 for more information. http://www.grotoncma.org