Student Bulletin – Friday, 1/12/18

Good luck to the boys’ basketball teams at Sisseton today.

Good luck to the JH boys’ basketball teams at the Groton Jamboree on Saturday.

Good luck to the boys’ basketball teams at Redfield on Saturday.

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

FBLA meeting Tuesday, January 16th during lunch in Ms. Lingbeck’s room.  Bring your own lunch!

Congratulations to Ethan Clark, Madeline Fliehs, Seth Johnson, and Travis Townsend for earning second place in the team division of the Simmons Invitational MathCounts Competition on Wednesday and to Madeline Fliehs for placing among the top ten individuals in the countdown round!  Well done, mathletes!

7th & 8th grade basketball players: Please return your basketball uniforms to Miss Erickson as soon as possible. Thank you! 

There will be a One-Act play open-dress rehearsal on January 22nd at 6:30pm in the high school gym.  All are welcome to attend; please spread the word and tell your families.  This is the day before region contest!

Please bring your forms to Mrs. Sternhagen – Isaac Smith

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 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.  Kaden Carda, Doug Heminger, Lee Iverson, Hunter Kassube, Adrian Knutson-Kvistad, Hunter McClean, Kenzie McInerney, Gabriella Merkel, Nevaeh Pardick, Sheyanne Richards, Summer Smith, Jacob Thorn, Tristan Traphagen,

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Jan. 15             SDSU

Jan. 15             Augustana

Jan. 15             Black Hills State

Jan. 15             School of Mines and Technology

Jan. 16             SD Engineering Society

Jan. 20             Mount Marty

Jan. 24             Coolidge Scholars (11th grade)


The remaining one-act play schedule is as follows:
Monday, January 15th 3:45-6:00 in the elementary commons
Wednesday, January 17th 3:45-4:45 in the elementary commons
Thursday, January 18th  NO REHEARSAL
Saturday, January 20th 8:00am-10:00am in the elementary (Brian will be there for a final advisement)
Monday, January 22nd Full public dress rehearsal 6:30pm in the high school gym
Tuesday, January 23rd Region Contest at Aberdeen Community Theater
*You must be at all rehearsals from now on unless you have previously spoken with me.
**You must have all props and costuming prepared and here on Monday, January 15th for rehearsal.
***Any questions or concerns, please e-mail me at


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. 

Yearbooks are now $55. Please see Mrs. Morehouse to order!