Student Bulletin – Friday, 2/9/18

Good luck to the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams today at Warner.  Warner is offering an Arby’s roast beef meal.  Roast Beef Sandwich $3, Chips $1 and bar $1

There has been a change in the DH schedule at Warner this Friday.  The JV games will NOT be played at the same time.  Girls JV game will be played at 4pm and Boys JV at 5:15pm….with Varsity girls and boys to follow.  BS

Good luck to the MS wrestlers at the State Middle School Wrestling Tournament on Friday and Saturday at Pierre.

Good luck to the wrestlers at Howard on Saturday. 

Good luck to the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams on Saturday against Mobridge-Pollock.

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

Team Ava bracelets are for sale in the office ($3 each)

Team Ava t-shirts will be handed out in English class today (Friday).

Congratulations to the music students on a fantastic showing at the Region 4 Small Group Music Contest in Aberdeen. Results are:


Superior plus ratings: Emily Thompson (Marimba and Timpani Solos), Tylan Glover (Piano)

All solos received superior ratings: Ashley Garduno (French Horn), Braden Freeman (Tuba), Samantha Pappas (Bari Sax), Kylie Kassube (Clarinet), AnneMarie Smith (Piano)

Excellent ratings: Percussion Ensemble (Emily, Jennie, Chandler, Lucas, Portia, and Claire), Isaac Smith (Piano), and Emily Thompson (Piano)


Superior solo ratings: AnneMarie Smith, Tylan Glover, Ashley Garduno, Jenifer Fjelstad, and Madeline Schuelke

All ensembles received Superior Ratings: Bile Them Cabbage Down (Boys), Dancin’ at the Rock (Girls), Shut De Do (Seniors), and Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (Chamber Choir)

Excellent solo ratings: Alyssa Fordham, Micah Poor, Madilyn Wright, and Hattie Weismantel


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

Monday, Feb. 12 – Miss Sweetheart Day

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!

Boys and girls basketball players, statisticians, and cheerleaders need to pay $2.00 for parents night.  Please pay in the office.  Still need to pay are Kenzie McInereny, Ashley Fliehs, Jasmine Schinkel

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

See Mrs. Sternhagen about your schedule.  Bring your computer:   Kylie Kassube,

Grades 6-12:  This week is National School Counseling Week!  Check out the Candy Line outside the office.  Guess the number of candy items and win the jar at the end of the week.  One guess per student!  Also, see any of your School Counselors – Mrs. Schwan, Miss Seeklander and Mrs. Sternhagen –  for a Hug this week (the Hershey’s kind!).

Grades 8-11:  Last day to change your registration for Fall 2018!

Grades 11-12:   Reminder of things to do for the ACT Test on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 in Aberdeen.   Bring your admission ticket and a driver’s license (photo ID), 2 calculators, pencils with erasers, a watch, and possibly a water bottle.  Be sure and show up at the testing location at least 15 minutes early (7:45).  It might be a good idea to review last minute formulas and rules.  No caps are to be worn during testing.  No beverage will be allowed in the testing area.  No cell phones are to be used at any time during test (including the break). Testing should conclude around noon.  Those who are taking the writing assessment should be done by 12:45 p.m.  Be sure and do the practice test prior to the test.  Stop by the School Counseling Office if you need an extra copy.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

Opens Jan. 1    Build Dakota

Jan.                  American Legion

Feb                  Questbridge (high achieve, income qualify 11th gr.)

Feb. 14            Basin Electric/Northern Electric

Feb. 14            Lake Region Coop  to

                        Lake Region Electric Association, PO Box 341, Webster, SD   57274

                        include photo

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

Feb. 15            Marion T. Wood SD   Business Scholarship ,

Feb. 15            Groton Area Chamber of Commerce

Feb. 15            SDEA-Ramis Boersma

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

Feb. 15            Destination Imagination SD (current DI)

Feb. 16            Dakota Wesleyan

Feb. 22            Groton Common Local Applications

Feb. 23            Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Elementary Ed.

Feb. 23            Ardel Bjustad Native American

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

Feb. 27            Buick Achievers–engineer, auto

Feb. 28            National Youth Science Camp (email 11/28/17)


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

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.