The Emmanuel Lutheran and United Methodist Youth Group will meet tonight at 7:45 at the Lutheran Church.
Congratulations to the Junior Class for winning the “Pennies for Ava” competition! Thank you to all who donated! Juniors – you will get your ice cream treat in your English class.
There will be a short meeting for wrestlers on Thursday after school. Uniforms need to be turned in at that time.
Congratulations to Brandyn Anderson for placing 3rd at the State Wrestling Tournament & Wyatt Locke for placing 5th. Way to go guys!
Groton Area will be hosting a “Round of 16” Class B Girls b-ball game in the Arena on Thursday, March 1st at 7pm. The schools involved in this game are Warner and Ipswich.
Reminder – Yearbook meeting at 7:55 a.m. Thursday morning in Mr. Donley’s classroom.
The Women in Science conference will have an evening keynote session on Tuesday, March 6th, at 7pm at NSU’s Johnson Fine Art Center. The keynote speaker is Emily Graslie- “The Brain Scoop” host and chief curiosity correspondent at the field Museum, Chicago.
All girls’ basketball players need to turn in uniforms to Mr. Wanner by Thursday.
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.: Alexis Simon and Shyla Larson
All varsity wrestlers, statisticians and cheerleaders need to pay $2.00 to the office for Parents Night.
Porter Johnson, Corbin Reich, Adrian Knutson, Hunter McClean, Thomas Cranford, Kaitlyn Kassube, Allison Wilson, Sarah Sippel, Brandyn Anderson, Madison Sippel, Brenna Johnson
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.
Grade 12: Anyone who was gone when we turned in the Groton Local Scholarships must see Mrs. Sternhagen today to turn the applications in.
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 many schools is March 1.
Grade 12: Scholarships and Awards
Feb. 28 National Youth Science Camp https://nysf.smapply.io/ (email 11/28/17)
March 1 InsuringBrighter Future.Farmers Union Ins. (emailed 2/2/18) www.sdfufoundation.org
March 1 Groton Kuehnert Scholarships
March 1 Groton Memorial
Susan Deanne Weismantel
Shawn Weismantel Kramer
Ruden Family Ag Related Career
March 1 Orval and Bernice Smith Memorial
March 1 American Legion Auxiliary – to local Auxiliary (Jan Seibel)
Children of Warriors, Child or Grandchild of Veteran, Senior Members College Scholarship, Senior Member Thelma Foster Scholarship, Non-Traditional Student Member of Legion or Auxiliary, Junior Member Thelma Foster Scholarship
March 1 FAFSA Priority deadline for many SD schools www.fafsa.gov
March 1 Presentation www.presentation.edu
March 1 Dakota State University www.dsu.edu
March 1 Mitchell Tech www.mitchelltech.edu
March 1 Foundation for Rural Service (emailed 10/04/17)
March 1 HealthCare Plus Federal Credit union http://www.hcpfcu.coop/scholarships
March 1 SD Dept. of Ag Resource Conservation Speech contest
March 1 NSU Hatterscheidt http://www.northern.edu/freshman-scholarships
March 2 JVT Bob Peterson Memorial http://www.jamesvalley.com/about-us/news-events/
March 6 Avera Health care careers www.avera.org/scholarships Click on the Avera St. Luke’s Auxiliary link. Scroll down and select download (emailed to you 10/10/17)
March 9 BBB Student of Integrity bbbinc.org click on Student Scholarship icon
March 10 Curtis Marvin Hohn Memorial (emailed on 1/30/18)
March 15 SD Farm Bureau www.sdfbf.org https://www.sdfbf.org/Get-Involved/Scholarships-and-Awards
March 15 Coach Russ Morrell (emailed on 1/30/18)
March 15 South Dakota Aviation Association & DJ Fischer Foundation Scholarship
http://www.sdagaviation.com/members.html (emailed 1/30/118)
March 17 SD Fire Service Scholarship http://sdfirefighters.org/scholarships.html(emailed 1/9/18)
March 15 Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation www.sfacf.org
March 15 SFACF Cogley Buffington http://www.sfacf.org/statewide-students-college-bound/
March 15 SFACF Joe Foss http://www.sfacf.org/statewide-students-college-bound/
March 15 SFACF Fred&Marie Christopherson http:// www.sfacf.org/statewide-students-college-bound/
March 16 Zonta Young Women in Public Affairs (emailed Jan. 23, 2018)
Yearbooks are $55. Please see Mrs. Morehouse to order!
Table Talks on Wednesday.