Student Bulletin – Friday, 1/5/18

FCCLAers – bring your two 2 liter pops for “Shoot for a Pop” by Tuesday, January 9!!!

Reminder to the one act play people that there will be rehearsal Saturday morning from 8 AM until 12 PM in the high school gym. Come prepared with necessary props.

The JH boys’ locker room needs to be cleaned out right after school for the Hamlin basketball team.

Good luck to the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams against Hamlin today.  

Good luck Saturday to the girls’ basketball teams at Redfield.

Good luck to the wrestlers at Miller on Saturday.

Open Gym on Sunday from 2:30 – 6:30 p.m. 

Schedule changes can be made on January 15 and 16.

The end of the 2nd quarter is Wednesday, January 17.  Parent/Teacher Conference bonus points will be handed out on Monday, January 15 to be used by Wednesday, January 17. 

December Students of the Month photos on Tuesday:  6th – Emily Clark, 7th – Ethan Clark, 8th– Trista Keith, 9th – Isaac Smith, 10th – KaSandra Pappas, 11th – Ashley Garduno, 12th – Luke Thorson.   Please bring your forms to Mrs. Sternhagen

Grades 11-12:  On Friday, January 5th, Lily Cutler, 2016 GHS graduate, will be at GHS to meet with students who are interested in attending the School of Mines.  The presentation will be held during 3rd hour in the Physics/Study Hall room.    See Mrs. Sternhagen if you are interested in the School of Mines (Rapid City).

Grades 11-12  ACT:  Registration for the Feb. 10 test is due online by Jan. 12 .  Register   and pay with a credit card.  You will test in Aberdeen but be sure to list Groton as your home school.  Remember you must upload a photo to register and then print the admission ticket.  Fee waivers are available – stop by the GO.  Other test dates are: April 14, June, July, Sept. Oct. and Dec.   See Mrs. Sternhagen if you have questions.

Grade 11:  YBA – Youth Business Adventure – Fun summer learning opportunity.  Applications available in the School Counseling Office and also during class next week.  Due to me on January 26 (The form says Feb. 23 but I must mail early and must be evaluated by committee).   Learn about business at summer camp at USD.  Great opportunity.  Cost is $250..

Grades 11-12:  All students in grades 11-12 will attend a presentation about the Build Dakota Scholarship and Industry Partners programs on Tuesday, January 9 from 11:30 – 12:14 in the high school arena.  Students will go to the presentation and sit with their teachers.  Interested parents, business professionals and community members are also invited to attend the presentation.

Grade 9:  Reminder to bring your pathways forms back to Mrs. Sternhagen as soon as possible.  Reminder that if the forms are not in by the start of second semester, students will be given detention.  Austin Anderson, Kaden Carda, Braden Freeman, Doug Heminger, Lee Iverson, Hunter Kassube, Adrian Knutson-Kvistad, Hunter McClean, Kenzie McInerney, Gabriella Merkel, Nevaeh Pardick, Sheyanne Richards, Lucas Simon, Summer Smith, Jacob Thorn, Tristan Traphagen, Grace Wiedrick

Grades 11-12:  The following college representatives will be in the School Counseling Office to visit with students.  Please make arrangements with your teachers.

National Guard                       Wednesday, Jan. 10                2-3 pm