Student Bulletin – Friday, 2/23/18

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

Lunch Line Order will change on Monday, February 26.  1st Lunch  8, 7, 6     2nd Lunch 10, 9, 12, 11

DI will be hosting their Dessert Theater on Sunday, February 25 in the Elementary Commons.  Dessert will be served beginning at 1:45 and performances will begin at 2:00.

There will be a Prom Committee meeting on Wednesday, February 28th at 8:00 AM in Mrs. Tietz’s room.  Please come with ideas and lists of items to be ordered.

If you would like to find out who sent you your lollipop, talk to Mrs. Tietz anytime this week and pay $2.00 to find out!

Reminder for the junior girls who have been selected to attend Girl’s State –turn in your registration forms to Mrs. Dennert by March 1st.: Taylor Holm, Alexis Simon, Jodi Hinman, and Shyla Larson

All varsity wrestlers, statisticians and cheerleaders need to pay $2.00 to the office for Parents Night.

During National FFA Week you can wear a hat or cap for a $1 each day.  If you would like to wear a hat during FFA week you can pay an FFA member in the library before school starts, or Mr. Franken after school starts.  You will get a sticker that you must wear to let teachers know you have paid.

Ages 16 and Older – Aberdeen Area Job Fair on Tuesday, March 13 from 12:30 – 5 pm at the Aberdeen Civic Arena, west entrance (203 S. Washington St, Aberdeen).  Discover career opportunities, meet recruiters, distribute your resume, learn about companies. Apply!  No cost.

Grades 11-12:  SDSU’s Jackrabbit Takeout at Pizza Ranch in Aberdeen February 26 from 5-7 pm  www.sdstate.edu/takeout

Grades 9-12: Empower Youth Leadership Program:   A free summer leadership program sponsored by Northern Electric Cooperative consisting of three separate sessions.  Students will take a strengths assessment, tour power plants, and learn about social media, resume writing, and careers.  www.empoweryouth.coop or www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth   Register by April 18.

Grades 11-12  ACT:  Registration for the April 14 test is due online by March 9.  Register atwww.actstudent.org   and pay with a credit card.  You will test in Aberdeen or Groton 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 12:  Financial Aid Information– Reminder to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form.  You will need your computer, the FSA ID, and your 2016 tax information to start the process.  File as soon as possible!  The priority deadline for Black Hills State is December 1!  University of Sioux Falls is Jan. 1 and a lot of schools are March 1.

ON GOING

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.

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Student Bulletin – Thursday, 2/22/18

There will be a Prom Committee meeting on Wednesday, February 28th at 8:00 AM in Mrs. Tietz’s room.  Please come with ideas and lists of items to be ordered. 

Congratulations to the Prismatic Sensations and the Groton High School Marching Band for having a top notch performance in Florida. Way to represent Groton!

Congratulations to Kylie Kassube and Emily Thompson for being accepted into the Concordia College Honor Band in Minnesota. Great job ladies!

If you would like to find out who sent you your lollipop, talk to Mrs. Tietz anytime this week and pay $2.00 to find out!

Reminder to the junior girls who have been selected for Girl’s State – turn in your registration forms to Mrs. Dennert by March 1st.

All varsity wrestlers, statisticians and cheerleaders need to pay $2.00 to the office for Parents Night.

During National FFA week you can wear a hat or cap for a $1 each day.  If you would like to wear a hat during FFA week you can pay an FFA member in the library before school starts, or Mr. Franken after school starts.  You will get a sticker that you must wear to let teachers know you have paid.

Grades 11-12:  SDSU’s Jackrabbit Takeout at Pizza Ranch in Aberdeen February 26 from 5-7 pm  www.sdstate.edu/takeout

Grades 6-12:  Congratulations to those who qualified for the Quarter 2 Honor Roll.  It is posted outside the HS School Counseling Office.

Grades 9-12:  Do you want to be a leader in your community? Do you want to learn about your unique strengths? The brand new Empower Youth leadership program can give you the answers to these questions.  The summer program is sponsored by Northern Electric Cooperative and will consist of three separate sessions throughout the summer to develop your leadership skills. During these sessions, you will take a strengths assessment, tour power plants, and even get tips about social media, resume writing, and searching for your future career. Go to www.empoweryouth.coop or www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth to learn more about the program and register by April 18.    Presentation for interested students in Groton on Feb. 21 from 2:15 – 2:30 in the Conference Room.

Grades 11-12  ACT:  Registration for the April 14 test is due online by March 9.  Register atwww.actstudent.org   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 12:  Financial Aid Information– Reminder to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form.  You will need your computer, the FSA ID, and your 2016 tax information to start the process.  File as soon as possible!  The priority deadline for a lot of schools is March 1.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Opens Jan. 1    Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

Feb. 20            LynnWagner Wrestling http://www.sdhsaa.com/Portals/0/PDFs/Athletics/Wrestling/LynnWagnerMemorialScholarship.pdf

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local Applications – Eastern Star, Masonic Lodge,                                Gwendolyn O’Connor Broman Memorial, Columbia American Legion

                        Auxiliary

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local Applications with Essays

                        Memorials – Lisa Sippel, Kay and David Donovan, Beck, John Westby,

Barry Schuring, Rob Luecke, Brenda Harms, Vicki Strom, Renee McKiver, Susan Clawson Grace, Richard Duerre Memorial, Brian Sundstrom, Roger Hendrickson

Alumni Scholarships – Irvin and Janice Fliehs Family, Darlene Raap Memorial, Class of 1969, Edna Bugner Memorial, Groton Community Fund, Sammuli- Rix Memorial, Wilfred N. and Lucille A. Heinz Memorial, Don Bartz Memorial

                        Groton Area School Employee Teaching

                        Lions

                        Tom and Barbara Paepke

Feb. 23            Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Elementary Ed.

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 23            Ardel Bjustad Native American

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 25            Northern State University (must be accepted by March 1) www.northern.edu

Feb. 27            Buick Achievers–engineer, auto http://www.buick.com/buick-achievers-scholarship-program.html

Feb. 28            National Youth Science Camp  https://nysf.smapply.io/ (email 11/28/17)

ON GOING

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.

Student Bulletin – Wednesday, 2/21/18

“Stations of the Cross” practice is postponed for tonight.  There will be practice on Sunday at 5:30 p.m.

Congratulations to the Prismatic Sensations and the Groton High School Marching Band for having a top notch performance in Florida. Way to represent Groton!

Congratulations to Kylie Kassube and Emily Thompson for being accepted into the Concordia College Honor Band in Minnesota. Great job ladies!

**The library will be closed 5th hour today.  Fifth hour Dual Credit students will meet in the office.

Yearbook will meet in Mr. Donley’s classroom at 7:55 Thursday morning.

If you would like to find out who sent you your lollipop, talk to Mrs. Tietz anytime this week and pay $2.00 to find out!

Reminder to the junior girls who have been selected for Girl’s State – turn in your registration forms to Mrs. Dennert by March 1st.

All varsity wrestlers, statisticians and cheerleaders need to pay $2.00 to the office for Parents Night.

During National FFA week you can wear a hat or cap for a $1 each day.  If you would like to wear a hat during FFA week you can pay an FFA member in the library before school starts, or Mr. Franken after school starts.  You will get a sticker that you must wear to let teachers know you have paid.

MS/HS Lifetouch Pictures will be taken on Wednesday, February 21.

Grades 11-12:  SDSU’s Jackrabbit Takeout at Pizza Ranch in Aberdeen February 26 from 5-7 pm  www.sdstate.edu/takeout

Grades 6-12:  Congratulations to those who qualified for the Quarter 2 Honor Roll.  It is posted outside the HS School Counseling Office.

Grades 9-12:  Do you want to be a leader in your community? Do you want to learn about your unique strengths? The brand new Empower Youth leadership program can give you the answers to these questions.  The summer program is sponsored by Northern Electric Cooperative and will consist of three separate sessions throughout the summer to develop your leadership skills. During these sessions, you will take a strengths assessment, tour power plants, and even get tips about social media, resume writing, and searching for your future career. Go to www.empoweryouth.coop or www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth to learn more about the program and register by April 18.    Presentation for interested students in Groton on Feb. 21 from 2:15 – 2:30 in the Conference Room.

Grades 11-12  ACT:  Registration for the April 14 test is due online by March 9.  Register atwww.actstudent.org   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 12:  Financial Aid Information– Reminder to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form.  You will need your computer, the FSA ID, and your 2016 tax information to start the process.  File as soon as possible!  The priority deadline for a lot of schools is March 1.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Opens Jan. 1    Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

Feb. 20            LynnWagner Wrestling http://www.sdhsaa.com/Portals/0/PDFs/Athletics/Wrestling/LynnWagnerMemorialScholarship.pdf

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local Applications – Eastern Star, Masonic Lodge,                                Gwendolyn O’Connor Broman Memorial, Columbia American Legion

                        Auxiliary

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local Applications with Essays

                        Memorials – Lisa Sippel, Kay and David Donovan, Beck, John Westby,

Barry Schuring, Rob Luecke, Brenda Harms, Vicki Strom, Renee McKiver, Susan Clawson Grace, Richard Duerre Memorial, Brian Sundstrom, Roger Hendrickson

Alumni Scholarships – Irvin and Janice Fliehs Family, Darlene Raap Memorial, Class of 1969, Edna Bugner Memorial, Groton Community Fund, Sammuli- Rix Memorial, Wilfred N. and Lucille A. Heinz Memorial, Don Bartz Memorial

                        Groton Area School Employee Teaching

                        Lions

                        Tom and Barbara Paepke

Feb. 23            Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Elementary Ed.

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 23            Ardel Bjustad Native American

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 25            Northern State University (must be accepted by March 1) www.northern.edu

Feb. 27            Buick Achievers–engineer, auto http://www.buick.com/buick-achievers-scholarship-program.html

Feb. 28            National Youth Science Camp  https://nysf.smapply.io/ (email 11/28/17)

ON GOING

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.

Student Bulletin – Monday, 2/19/18

All varsity wrestlers, statisticians and cheerleaders need to pay $2.00 to the office for Parents Night.

During National FFA week you can wear a hat or cap for a $1 each day.  If you would like to wear a hat during FFA week you can pay an FFA member in the library before school starts, or Mr. Franken after school starts.  You will get a sticker that you must wear to let teachers know you have paid.

There will be a parent meeting for the SD State High School Clay Target League for grades 6-12 on Monday, February 19 at 7:00 p.m. in the GHS old Gym. Any questions call Stephan Wright at 605-396-7695 or Tom Mahan 605-380-1253

We would like to announce the names of the following Junior girls who have been selected to attend Girls’ State in Vermillion – May 28th – June 2nd: Jodi Hinman, Shyla Larson, Alexis Simon, Taylor Holm, Kaitlyn Anderson, and Sam Menzia.  They will be representing the Auxiliary Units from Groton, Columbia, Claremont, and Conde.  Congratulations girls!

MS/HS Lifetouch Pictures will be taken on Wednesday, February 21.

Grades 11-12:  SDSU’s Jackrabbit Takeout at Pizza Ranch in Aberdeen February 26 from 5-7 pm  www.sdstate.edu/takeout

Grades 6-12:  Congratulations to those who qualified for the Quarter 2 Honor Roll.  It is posted outside the HS School Counseling Office.

Grades 9-12:  Do you want to be a leader in your community? Do you want to learn about your unique strengths? The brand new Empower Youth leadership program can give you the answers to these questions.  The summer program is sponsored by Northern Electric Cooperative and will consist of three separate sessions throughout the summer to develop your leadership skills. During these sessions, you will take a strengths assessment, tour power plants, and even get tips about social media, resume writing, and searching for your future career. Go to www.empoweryouth.coop or www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth to learn more about the program and register by April 18.    Presentation for interested students in Groton on Feb. 21 from 2:15 – 2:30 in the Conference Room.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Feb. 20            LynnWagner Wrestling http://www.sdhsaa.com/Portals/0/PDFs/Athletics/Wrestling/LynnWagnerMemorialScholarship.pdf

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local Applications – Eastern Star, Masonic Lodge,                                Gwendolyn O’Connor Broman Memorial, Columbia American Legion

                        Auxiliary

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local Applications with Essays

                        Memorials – Lisa Sippel, Kay and David Donovan, Beck, John Westby,

Barry Schuring, Rob Luecke, Brenda Harms, Vicki Strom, Renee McKiver, Susan Clawson Grace, Richard Duerre Memorial, Brian Sundstrom, Roger Hendrickson

Alumni Scholarships – Irvin and Janice Fliehs Family, Darlene Raap Memorial, Class of 1969, Edna Bugner Memorial, Groton Community Fund, Sammuli- Rix Memorial, Wilfred N. and Lucille A. Heinz Memorial, Don Bartz Memorial

                        Groton Area School Employee Teaching

                        Lions

                        Tom and Barbara Paepke

Feb. 23            Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Elementary Ed.

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 23            Ardel Bjustad Native American

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 25            Northern State University (must be accepted by March 1) www.northern.edu

Feb. 27            Buick Achievers–engineer, auto http://www.buick.com/buick-achievers-scholarship-program.html

Feb. 28            National Youth Science Camp  https://nysf.smapply.io/ (email 11/28/17)

ON GOING

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.

Student Bulletin – Thursday, 2/15/18

Good luck to the JH boys’ basketball teams at Webster today. 

Good luck to the girls’ basketball teams against Milbank today. 

No school tomorrow (Friday) for teacher in-service.

Good luck to the boys’ basketball teams at Milbank on Friday.

Good luck to the wrestlers on Saturday at Webster.

Good luck to the MS wrestlers on Sunday.  (Parents Night)

Wrestling parents recognition will be held this Sunday, February18th at the middle school wrestling meet here in Groton.  All varsity wrestlers, statisticians and cheerleaders need to pay $2.00 to the  office.

Next week in National FFA Week.  During National FFA week you can wear a hat or cap for a $1 each day.  If you would like to wear a hat during FFA week you can pay an FFA member in the library before school starts, or Mr. Franken after school starts.  You will get a sticker that you must wear to let teachers know you have paid.

There will be a parent meeting for the SD State High School Clay Target League for grades 6-12 on Monday, February 19 at 7:00 p.m. in the GHS old Gym. Any questions call Stephan Wright at 605-396-7695 or Tom Mahan 605-380-1253

We would like to announce the names of the following Junior girls who have been selected to attend Girls’ State in Vermillion – May 28th – June 2nd: Jodi Hinman, Shyla Larson, Alexis Simon, Taylor Holm, Kaitlyn Anderson, and Sam Menzia.  They will be representing the Auxiliary Units from Groton, Columbia, Claremont, and Conde.  Congratulations girls!

MS/HS Lifetouch Pictures will be taken on Wednesday, February 21.

The Groton MS/ HS will be collecting the following to be placed in Chemo Care Kits.  These kits will be assembled and taken to Sanford Children’s Hospital to help Ava and others going through chemo treatments.  Small travel size hand lotion, Packs of gum,  Mints,  Bags of gummy worms,  Small bags of plain crackers, $5  I-tunes or google play gift cards, Single servings of juice packets (To dump in water), Jolly Ranchers, Chap stick

All donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS Office, Ms. Seeklander’s office, Mrs. Schwan’s classroom, Mrs. Sternhagen’s office.

February 11-17 is National FCCLA Week, our chapter will be celebrating with the following activities:

Monday -Thursday – Pennies for Ava (Put your spare change or dollars in jars to support Team Ava!  Pennies are positive points, silver change and dollars are negative points.  The class with the most points will win an ice cream treat!  Jars will be in the office.)

Monday- Thursday – Lollipop Sales (Send a friend or yourself 😊 a lollipop!  Sales will be during lunch and lollipops will be delivered on February 20, after students on the band trip return!)

Thursday– FCCLAers – wear an FCCLA shirt!

The following 7th and 8th grade girls need to return their basketball uniforms to Miss Erickson ASAP: Macine McGannon, Ani Davidson

Grades 6-12:  Congratulations to those who qualified for the Quarter 2 Honor Roll.  It is posted outside the HS School Counseling Office.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Opens Jan. 1    Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

Jan.                  American Legion www.legion.org/needalift

Feb. 14            Basin Electric/Northern Electric www.northernelectric.coop/scholarships

Feb. 14            Lake Region Coop http://www.lakeregion.coop  to

Feb. 15            Stratford Community Theatre (emailed to you 10/24/17)

Feb. 15            Marion T. Wood SD Association of Educational Office Professionals

                        Business Scholarship http://www.sdaeop.com , click on SDAEOP

                        membership

Feb. 15            Groton Area Chamber of Commerce

Feb. 15            SDEA-Ramis Boersma http://www.sdea.org/home/523.htm

Feb. 15            Destination Imagination MudDI Waters (previous or current DI)

Feb. 15            Destination Imagination SD Creativity Association (current DI)

www.sd-di.org

Feb. 16            Dakota Wesleyan www.dwu.edu

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local

Feb. 23            Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Elementary Ed.

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 23            Ardel Bjustad Native American

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 25            Northern State University (must be accepted by March 1) www.northern.edu

Feb. 27            Buick Achievers–engineer, auto http://www.buick.com/buick-achievers-scholarship-program.html

Feb. 28            National Youth Science Camp  https://nysf.smapply.io/ (email 11/28/17)

ON GOING

Reminder that we do have school on Monday, February 19.

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.

Student Bulletin – Wednesday, 2/14/18

Happy Valentines Day!!

We would like to announce the names of the following Junior girls who have been selected to attend Girls’ State in Vermillion – May 28th – June 2nd: Jodi Hinman, Shyla Larson, Alexis Simon, Taylor Holm, Kaitlyn Anderson, and Sam Menzia.  They will be representing the Auxiliary Units from Groton, Columbia, Claremont, and Conde.  Congratulations girls!

MS/HS Lifetouch Pictures will be taken on Wednesday, February 21.

The Groton MS/ HS will be collecting the following to be placed in Chemo Care Kits.  These kits will be assembled and taken to Sanford Children’s Hospital to help Ava and others going through chemo treatments.  Small travel size hand lotion, Packs of gum,  Mints,  Bags of gummy worms,  Small bags of plain crackers, $5  I-tunes or google play gift cards, Single servings of juice packets (To dump in water), Jolly Ranchers, Chap stick

All donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS Office, Ms. Seeklander’s office, Mrs. Schwan’s classroom, Mrs. Sternhagen’s office.

February 11-17 is National FCCLA Week, our chapter will be celebrating with the following activities:

Monday -Thursday – Pennies for Ava (Put your spare change or dollars in jars to support Team Ava!  Pennies are positive points, silver change and dollars are negative points.  The class with the most points will win an ice cream treat!  Jars will be in the office.)

Monday- Thursday – Lollipop Sales (Send a friend or yourself 😊 a lollipop!  Sales will be during lunch and lollipops will be delivered on February 20, after students on the band trip return!)

Thursday– FCCLAers – wear an FCCLA shirt!

The following 7th and 8th grade girls need to return their basketball uniforms to Miss Erickson ASAP: Macine McGannon, Ani Davidson

Grades 6-12:  Congratulations to those who qualified for the Quarter 2 Honor Roll.  It is posted outside the HS School Counseling Office.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Opens Jan. 1    Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

Jan.                  American Legion www.legion.org/needalift

Feb. 14            Basin Electric/Northern Electric www.northernelectric.coop/scholarships

Feb. 14            Lake Region Coop http://www.lakeregion.coop  to

Feb. 15            Stratford Community Theatre (emailed to you 10/24/17)

Feb. 15            Marion T. Wood SD Association of Educational Office Professionals

                        Business Scholarship http://www.sdaeop.com , click on SDAEOP

                        membership

Feb. 15            Groton Area Chamber of Commerce

Feb. 15            SDEA-Ramis Boersma http://www.sdea.org/home/523.htm

Feb. 15            Destination Imagination MudDI Waters (previous or current DI)

Feb. 15            Destination Imagination SD Creativity Association (current DI)

www.sd-di.org

Feb. 16            Dakota Wesleyan www.dwu.edu

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local

Feb. 23            Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Elementary Ed.

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 23            Ardel Bjustad Native American

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 25            Northern State University (must be accepted by March 1) www.northern.edu

Feb. 27            Buick Achievers–engineer, auto http://www.buick.com/buick-achievers-scholarship-program.html

Feb. 28            National Youth Science Camp  https://nysf.smapply.io/ (email 11/28/17)

ON GOING

Reminder that we do have school on Monday, February 19.

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.

Student Bulletin – Tuesday, 2/13/18

STUDENT BULLETIN

Congratulations to Emma Schinkel for guessing the exact number of candies in the NSCW candy jar.  She guessed 85 and was spot on!  Please pick up your candy from Ms. Seeklander.

Good luck to the girls’ basketball players at Webster. 

Good luck to the boys’ basketball teams against Warner. 

MS/HS Lifetouch Pictures will be taken on Wednesday, February 21.

The Groton MS/ HS will be collecting the following to be placed in Chemo Care Kits.  These kits will be assembled and taken to Sanford Children’s Hospital to help Ava and others going through chemo treatments.  Small travel size hand lotion, Packs of gum,  Mints,  Bags of gummy worms,  Small bags of plain crackers, $5  I-tunes or google play gift cards, Single servings of juice packets (To dump in water), Jolly Ranchers, Chap stick

All donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS Office, Ms. Seeklander’s office, Mrs. Schwan’s classroom, Mrs. Sternhagen’s office.

February 11-17 is National FCCLA Week, our chapter will be celebrating with the following activities:

Tuesday, Feb. 13 – Mr. Sweetheart Day

Monday -Thursday – Pennies for Ava (Put your spare change or dollars in jars to support Team Ava!  Pennies are positive points, silver change and dollars are negative points.  The class with the most points will win an ice cream treat!  Jars will be in the office.)

Monday- Thursday – Lollipop Sales (Send a friend or yourself 😊 a lollipop!  Sales will be during lunch and lollipops will be delivered on February 20, after students on the band trip return!)

Thursday– FCCLAers – wear an FCCLA shirt!

The following 7th and 8th grade girls need to return their basketball uniforms to Miss Erickson ASAP: Macine McGannon, Ani Davidson

Grades 6-12:  Congratulations to those who qualified for the Quarter 2 Honor Roll.  It is posted outside the HS School Counseling Office.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Opens Jan. 1    Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

Jan.                  American Legion www.legion.org/needalift

Feb. 14            Basin Electric/Northern Electric www.northernelectric.coop/scholarships

Feb. 14            Lake Region Coop http://www.lakeregion.coop  to

Feb. 15            Stratford Community Theatre (emailed to you 10/24/17)

Feb. 15            Marion T. Wood SD Association of Educational Office Professionals

                        Business Scholarship http://www.sdaeop.com , click on SDAEOP

                        membership

Feb. 15            Groton Area Chamber of Commerce

Feb. 15            SDEA-Ramis Boersma http://www.sdea.org/home/523.htm

Feb. 15            Destination Imagination MudDI Waters (previous or current DI)

Feb. 15            Destination Imagination SD Creativity Association (current DI)

www.sd-di.org

Feb. 16            Dakota Wesleyan www.dwu.edu

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local

Feb. 23            Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Elementary Ed.

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 23            Ardel Bjustad Native American

 https://www.sdbor.edu/student-information/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

Feb. 25            Northern State University (must be accepted by March 1) www.northern.edu

Feb. 27            Buick Achievers–engineer, auto http://www.buick.com/buick-achievers-scholarship-program.html

Feb. 28            National Youth Science Camp  https://nysf.smapply.io/ (email 11/28/17)

ON GOING

Reminder that we do have school on Monday, February 19.

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.