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
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)
Feb. 16 Dakota Wesleyan www.dwu.edu
Feb. 22 Groton Common Local
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) 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)
Reminder that we do have school on Monday, February 19.
Yearbooks are $55. Please see Mrs. Morehouse to order!
Table Talks on Wednesday.