Student Bulletin – Thursday, 3/29/18

The Play Cast is posted outside the Library door. There is a mandatory meeting today after school to get scripts and rehearsal calendars.

The Ipswich track meet scheduled for Tuesday, April 3rd has been CANCELLED

Middle School Talent Auditions will be held after school Tuesday, April 3rd.  The sign-up is posted on the front music door.

Circus tickets will be handed in English class to grades 6, 7, and 8.

Anyone who is interested in modeling their prom dress in the FCCLA Style Show on Thursday, April 26 please sign up in the FACS room or contact Mrs. Tietz.

Peanut Butter and Jelly – 1 in 6 children in the United States face hunger.  That is why the Groton Area MS/HS will be collecting unopened jars of peanut butter and jelly to be given to our hungry kids over the summer.  Donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS office.  Questions please contact Ashley Seeklander, Jodi Sternhagen or Jodi Schwan at 397-8381.

HS Pop’s Concert Audition Sign Up is posted on the front music room door. Auditions will be held after school on Thursday March 29th.

Pick-up Prom forms in the library.  All forms and money will need to be turned into Mrs Sombke by April 9.  Once all signed forms and money are turned in you will than sign-up for Grand March in Mrs. Sombke’s office.  You will only be able to sign-up you and your date.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Sombke.

Turn in your Lifetouch pictures or money to the office today.

Congratulations to Alexis Gustafson and Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the JVT Bob Peterson Memorial Scholarship recipients

Congratulations to Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the Groton PAC Community Service Scholarship recipient.

Grade 11 The following will be doing make-up testing periods 5-7 today:  Wyatt Locke, Josie LaMee, Taylor Holm, Payton Maine, Shannon Wiedrick, Rene Hinman, Emily Thompson, Kylie Kassube.

Testing 2018:

Students Grades 8 & 11 will be taking the SD Science test next week.  Please make plans to be here during testing as it must be made up.

Schedule by Date

April 4-5-6                              8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins during Science

                                                                                                Class

April 4th                                   11th Grade Science                  Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

                                                                                                Periods 1-3 (4 if needed)

Congratulations to the 6-12 February Students of the Month:  6th –Colby Dunker, 7th –Caleb Hanten, 8th –Megan Fliehs, 9th –Tanae Lipp, 10th –Tadyn Glover, 11th –Tylan Glover, 12th –Marshall Lane.  Please bring your forms to Mrs. Sternhagen

Grades 11-12:  The following college representatives will be in the School Counseling Office to visit with students.  Please make arrangements with your teachers.

National Guard                       Mon., April 9              1:00 pm

Mount Marty                           Tues., April 24            1:00 pm

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 30         Credit Union Foundation of Dakotas (emailed 3/26/18) members only

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30        Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

March 29        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol

                        Area.  To Mrs. Sternhagen

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31         Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1            Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

PLEASE do the recommendations and transcript requests TODAY!!!

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 2             Aberdeen Federal Credit Union (emailed 3/26/18) members only

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

Grade 11:  Makeup testing session from periods 5-7 in the conference room.  See Mrs. Sternhagen today if you have a Smarter Balanced test session to makeup.

Testing 2018:

Schedule by Date

March 28                           6th and 8th Math                     Mr. Hawkins&Mr. Kjellsen

April 4-5-6                         8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins

April 4th                           11th Grade Science                    Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

Grades 11-12:  The following college representatives will be in the School Counseling Office to visit with students.  Please make arrangements with your teachers.

National Guard                       Mon., April 9              1:00 pm

Mount Marty                           Tues., April 24            1:00 pm

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 30         Credit Union Foundation of Dakotas (emailed 3/26/18) members only

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30        Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

March 29        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol area – bring to Mrs. Sternhagen

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31        Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1                        Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 2             Aberdeen Federal Credit Union (emailed 3/26/18) members only

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

ON GOING

Table Talks on Wednesday.

The last day to order a yearbook is Friday, April 20.  The cost is $55.  See Mrs. Morehouse to order.

 

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Student Bulletin – Wednesday, 3/28/18

Circus tickets will be handed in English class to grades 6, 7, and 8.

Peanut Butter and Jelly – 1 in 6 children in the United States face hunger.  That is why the Groton Area MS/HS will be collecting unopened jars of peanut butter and jelly to be given to our hungry kids over the summer.  Donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS office.  Questions please contact Ashley Seeklander, Jodi Sternhagen or Jodi Schwan at 397-8381.

HS Pop’s Concert Audition Sign Up is posted on the front music room door. Auditions will be held after school on Thursday March 29th.

All boys’ interested in playing football next year, there will be a short meeting on Wednesday, March 28, at 3:30, in Mr. Wanner’s classroom for boys in grades 8-11.

Pick-up Prom forms in the library.  All forms and money will need to be turned into Mrs Sombke by April 9.  Once all signed forms and money are turned in you will than sign-up for Grand March in Mrs. Sombke’s office.  You will only be able to sign-up you and your date.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Sombke.

Turn in your Lifetouch pictures or money to the office today.

Congratulations to Alexis Gustafson and Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the JVT Bob Peterson Memorial Scholarship recipients

Congratulations to Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the Groton PAC Community Service Scholarship recipient.

Grade 11:  Makeup testing session from periods 5-7 in the conference room.  See Mrs. Sternhagen today if you have a Smarter Balanced test session to makeup.

Testing 2018:

Schedule by Date

March 28                           6th and 8th Math                     Mr. Hawkins&Mr. Kjellsen

April 4-5-6                         8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins

April 4th                           11th Grade Science                    Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

Grades 11-12:  The following college representatives will be in the School Counseling Office to visit with students.  Please make arrangements with your teachers.

National Guard                       Mon., April 9              1:00 pm

Mount Marty                           Tues., April 24            1:00 pm

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 30         Credit Union Foundation of Dakotas (emailed 3/26/18) members only

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30        Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

March 29        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol area – bring to Mrs. Sternhagen

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31        Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1                        Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 2             Aberdeen Federal Credit Union (emailed 3/26/18) members only

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

ON GOING

Table Talks on Wednesday.

The last day to order a yearbook is Friday, April 20.  The cost is $55.  See Mrs. Morehouse to order.

Student Bulletin – Tuesday, 3/27/18

Circus tickets will be handed in English class to grades 6, 7, and 8.

MS Talent Show Auditions will be held after school on Tuesday April 3rd. The sign up is posted on the front music door.

Peanut Butter and Jelly – 1 in 6 children in the United States face hunger.  That is why the Groton Area MS/HS will be collecting unopened jars of peanut butter and jelly to be given to our hungry kids over the summer.  Donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS office.  Questions please contact Ashley Seeklander, Jodi Sternhagen or Jodi Schwan at 397-8381.

HS Pop’s Concert Audition Sign Up is posted on the front music room door. Auditions will be held after school on Thursday March 29th.

Auditions for Footloose the Musical are Tuesday, March 27 at 3:30 in the music room.  Audition packets can be picked-up in the office.  You will read from the copied script (you must return at audition).  Prepare a 1-2 minute vocal selection that you will perform if you wish to audition for a main role (see list in packet).  Any questions contact Dr. Anna Schwan at anna.schwan@northern.edu.

All boys’ interested in playing football next year, there will be a short meeting on Wednesday, March 28, at 3:30, in Mr. Wanner’s classroom for boys in grades 8-11.

Pick-up Prom forms in the library.  All forms and money will need to be turned into Mrs Sombke by April 9.  Once all signed forms and money are turned in you will than sign-up for Grand March in Mrs. Sombke’s office.  You will only be able to sign-up you and your date.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Sombke.

Turn in your Lifetouch pictures or money to the office today.

Congratulations to Alexis Gustafson and Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the JVT Bob Peterson Memorial Scholarship recipients

Congratulations to Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the Groton PAC Community Service Scholarship recipient.

Bulletin announcement for students on Testing 2018:

Students Grades 6-8 will be taking the Smarter Balanced test this week.  Please make plans to be here during testing as it must be made up.   All students will need headsets – please bring these to school.  All books, notebooks, smart watches, and cell phones must be put away during testing.  Cell phones can not be accessed during testing.   All computers must be charged – you will test on your computer!  Bring a book to read after you are finished testing. There will be two groups of students for ELA and Math – one will test in the morning and one in the afternoon

Schedule by Date

March 27-28                           6th and 8th Math                       Mr. Hawkins&Mr. Kjellsen

April 4-5-6                              8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins

April 4th                                   11th Grade Science                  Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

Grades 11-12:  The following college representatives will be in the School Counseling Office to visit with students.  Please make arrangements with your teachers.

National Guard                       Mon., April 9              1:00 pm

Mount Marty                           Tues., April 24            1:00 pm

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30         Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

                        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol area

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31         Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1             Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

ON GOING

Table Talks on Wednesday.

The last day to order a yearbook is Friday, April 20.  The cost is $55.  See Mrs. Morehouse to order.

Student Bulletin – Monday, 3/26/18

The following students need to report to the conference room at 3:00 p.m. today to practice for the National Honor Society program:

            Emma Donley, Jenifer Fjelstad, Hannah Lewandowski, Madison Sippel,

            Alex Stange, Hattie Weismantel, Madilyn Wright, Tylan Glover,

            Alexis Gustafson, Alexis Simon, AnneMarie Smith, Emily Thompson,

            and Cassandra Townsend.

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

Peanut Butter and Jelly – 1 in 6 children in the United States face hunger.  That is why the Groton Area MS/HS will be collecting unopened jars of peanut butter and jelly to be given to our hungry kids over the summer.  Donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS office.  Questions please contact Ashley Seeklander, Jodi Sternhagen or Jodi Schwan at 397-8381.

HS Pop’s Concert Audition Sign Up is posted on the front music room door. Auditions will be held after school on Thursday March 29th.

Auditions for Footloose the Musical are Tuesday, March 27 at 3:30 in the music room.  Audition packets can be picked-up in the office.  You will read from the copied script (you must return at audition).  Prepare a 1-2 minute vocal selection that you will perform if you wish to audition for a main role (see list in packet).  Any questions contact Dr. Anna Schwan at anna.schwan@northern.edu.

All boys’ interested in playing football next year, there will be a short meeting on Wednesday, March 28, at 3:30, in Mr. Wanner’s classroom for boys in grades 8-11.

Pick-up Prom forms in the library.  All forms and money will need to be turned into Mrs Sombke by April 9.  Once all signed forms and money are turned in you will than sign-up for Grand March in Mrs. Sombke’s office.  You will only be able to sign-up you and your date.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Sombke.

Turn in your Lifetouch pictures or money to the office today.

Congratulations to Alexis Gustafson and Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the JVT Bob Peterson Memorial Scholarship recipients

Congratulations to Jenifer Fjelstad for being selected as the Groton PAC Community Service Scholarship recipient.

Bulletin announcement for students on Testing 2018:

Students Grades 6-8 will be taking the Smarter Balanced test this week.  Please make plans to be here during testing as it must be made up.   All students will need headsets – please bring these to school.  All books, notebooks, smart watches, and cell phones must be put away during testing.  Cell phones can not be accessed during testing.   All computers must be charged – you will test on your computer!  Bring a book to read after you are finished testing. There will be two groups of students for ELA and Math – one will test in the morning and one in the afternoon

Schedule by Date

March 27-28                           6th and 8th Math                       Mr. Hawkins&Mr. Kjellsen

April 4-5-6                              8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins

April 4th                                   11th Grade Science                  Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

Grades 11-12:  The following college representatives will be in the School Counseling Office to visit with students.  Please make arrangements with your teachers.

National Guard                       Mon., April 9              1:00 pm

Mount Marty                           Tues., April 24            1:00 pm

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30         Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

                        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol area

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31         Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1             Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

ON GOING

Table Talks on Wednesday.

The last day to order a yearbook is Friday, April 20.  The cost is $55.  See Mrs. Morehouse to order.

Student Bulletin – Friday, 3/23/18

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

Peanut Butter and Jelly – 1 in 6 children in the United States face hunger.  That is why the Groton Area MS/HS will be collecting unopened jars of peanut butter and jelly to be given to our hungry kids over the summer.  Donations can be dropped off at the MS/HS office.  Questions please contact Ashley Seeklander, Jodi Sternhagen or Jodi Schwan at 397-8381.

HS Pop’s Concert Audition Sign Up is posted on the front music room door. Auditions will be held after school on Thursday March 29th.

The last day to order a yearbook is Friday, April 20.  The cost is $55.  See Mrs. Morehouse to order.

Auditions for Footloose the Musical are Tuesday, March 27 at 3:30 in the music room.  Audition packets can be picked-up in the office.  You will read from the copied script (you must return at audition).  Prepare a 1-2 minute vocal selection that you will perform if you wish to audition for a main role (see list in packet).  Any questions contact Dr. Anna Schwan at anna.schwan@northern.edu.

Bonus points from Family Night attendance will be handed out in English classes.  They need to be used by Friday, March 23rd.

All boys’ interested in playing football next year, there will be a short meeting on Friday, at 3:30, in Mr. Wanner’s classroom for boys in grades 8-11.

Pick-up Prom forms in the library.  All forms and money will need to be turned into Mrs Sombke by April 9.  Once all signed forms and money are turned in you will than sign-up for Grand March in Mrs. Sombke’s office.  You will only be able to sign-up you and your date.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Sombke.

Turn in your Lifetouch pictures or money to the office today.

Testing 2018:

Students Grades 6-7-8- 11 will be taking the Smarter Balanced and SD Science test in the next few weeks.  Please make plans to be here during testing as it must be made up.   All students will need headsets – please bring these to school.  All books, notebooks, smart watches, and cell phones must be put away during testing.  Cell phones can not be accessed during testing.   All computers must be charged – you will test on your computer!  Bring a book to read after you are finished testing.

Schedule by Date

March 27-28                           6th and 8th Math                       Mr. Hawkins&Mr. Kjellsen

April 4-5-6                              8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins

April 4th                                   11th Grade Science                  Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

There will be two groups of students for ELA and Math – one will test in the morning and one in the afternoon.  Testing groups will be read to you during English classes and will be posted outside the conference room/computer lab and Mrs. Sternhagen’s room.     Grades 6, 7, 8, and 11 will test periods 1-3 and periods 5-7.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 22         Marlin Johnson Memorial – Aberdeen Gun Club member

March 22         SD Dept. of Ag Speech Resource (emailed 10/12/17)

 http://sdda.sd.gov/conservation-forestry/educational-programs/resource-conservation-speech-contest/

March 23         NSU  Howard Wood http://www.northern.edu/other-scholarships

March 23         Youth Trooper application due (emailed 1/10/18).  Grades 11-12

Feb. 23            Yankton College www.yanktoncollege.org

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30         Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

                        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol area

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31         Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1             Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

ON GOING

Table Talks on Wednesday.

Eagle Day 2018 at the Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge on Sunday, March 25 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  For more information contact sandlake@fws.gov or call 605-885-6320 orwww.fws.gov/refuge/sand-lake/.   There is a flier on the bulletin board outside the office door.

Student Bulletin – Thursday, 3/22/18

The last day to order a yearbook is Friday, April 20.  The cost is $55.  See Mrs. Morehouse to order.

Jr. High track will be having a short meeting after school today (Thurs.) in Mr. Kurth’s room, anyone interested should plan to attend.   Jr. High track practice will begin Monday, March 26 after school!

Auditions for Footloose the Musical are Tuesday, March 27 at 3:30 in the music room.  Audition packets can be picked-up in the office.  You will read from the copied script (you must return at audition).  Prepare a 1-2 minute vocal selection that you will perform if you wish to audition for a main role (see list in packet).  Any questions contact Dr. Anna Schwan at anna.schwan@northern.edu.

Bonus points from Family Night attendance will be handed out in English classes.  They need to be used by Friday, March 23rd.

All boys’ interested in playing football next year, there will be a short meeting on Friday, at 3:30, in Mr. Wanner’s classroom for boys in grades 8-11.

The prom committee will meet in the FACS room at 8:00 on Friday, March 23.

Pick-up Prom forms in the library.  All forms and money will need to be turned into Mrs Sombke by April 9.  Once all signed forms and money are turned in you will than sign-up for Grand March in Mrs. Sombke’s office.  You will only be able to sign-up you and your date.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Sombke.

Turn in your Lifetouch pictures or money to the office today.

Testing 2018:

Students Grades 6-7-8- 11 will be taking the Smarter Balanced and SD Science test in the next few weeks.  Please make plans to be here during testing as it must be made up.   All students will need headsets – please bring these to school.  All books, notebooks, smart watches, and cell phones must be put away during testing.  Cell phones can not be accessed during testing.   All computers must be charged – you will test on your computer!  Bring a book to read after you are finished testing.

Schedule by Date

March 21-22                           7th and 11th ELA                     Mrs. Seibel and Mrs. Hanten

March 27-28                           6th and 8th Math                       Mr. Hawkins&Mr. Kjellsen

April 4-5-6                              8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins

April 4th                                   11th Grade Science                  Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

There will be two groups of students for ELA and Math – one will test in the morning and one in the afternoon.  Testing groups will be read to you during English classes and will be posted outside the conference room/computer lab and Mrs. Sternhagen’s room.     Grades 6, 7, 8, and 11 will test periods 1-3 and periods 5-7.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 22         Marlin Johnson Memorial – Aberdeen Gun Club member

March 22         SD Dept. of Ag Speech Resource (emailed 10/12/17)

 http://sdda.sd.gov/conservation-forestry/educational-programs/resource-conservation-speech-contest/

March 23         NSU  Howard Wood http://www.northern.edu/other-scholarships

March 23         Youth Trooper application due (emailed 1/10/18).  Grades 11-12

Feb. 23            Yankton College www.yanktoncollege.org

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30         Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

                        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol area

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31         Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1             Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

ON GOING

Table Talks on Wednesday.                                                                                               

Eagle Day 2018 at the Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge on Sunday, March 25 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  For more information contact sandlake@fws.gov or call 605-885-6320 orwww.fws.gov/refuge/sand-lake/.   There is a flier on the bulletin board outside the office door.

Student Bulletin – Wednesday, 3/21/18

Mrs. Tietz classes will meet in the following classrooms

3rd hour in Mr. Kjellsen’s classroom – 106

4th hour in Mrs. D. Johnson’s classroom – 226

5th hour in Mr. Thorson’s classroom – 224

All boys’ interested in playing football next year, there will be a short meeting on Friday, at 3:30, in Mr. Wanner’s classroom for boys in grades 8-11.

The prom committee will meet in the FACS room at 8:00 on Friday, March 23.

Pick-up Prom forms in the library.  All forms and money will need to be turned into Mrs Sombke by April 9.  Once all signed forms and money are turned in you will than sign-up for Grand March in Mrs. Sombke’s office.  You will only be able to sign-up you and your date.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Sombke.

Turn in your Lifetouch pictures or money to the office today.

Testing 2018:

Students Grades 6-7-8- 11 will be taking the Smarter Balanced and SD Science test in the next few weeks.  Please make plans to be here during testing as it must be made up.   All students will need headsets – please bring these to school.  All books, notebooks, smart watches, and cell phones must be put away during testing.  Cell phones can not be accessed during testing.   All computers must be charged – you will test on your computer!  Bring a book to read after you are finished testing.

Schedule by Date

March 21-22                           7th and 11th ELA                     Mrs. Seibel and Mrs. Hanten

March 27-28                           6th and 8th Math                       Mr. Hawkins&Mr. Kjellsen

April 4-5-6                              8th Grade Science                    Mr. Hawkins

April 4th                                   11th Grade Science                  Mrs. Gonsoir and Mr.  Kurth

There will be two groups of students for ELA and Math – one will test in the morning and one in the afternoon.  Testing groups will be read to you during English classes and will be posted outside the conference room/computer lab and Mrs. Sternhagen’s room.     Grades 6, 7, 8, and 11 will test periods 1-3 and periods 5-7.

Grade 12:  Scholarships and Awards

March 22         Marlin Johnson Memorial – Aberdeen Gun Club member

March 22         SD Dept. of Ag Speech Resource (emailed 10/12/17)

 http://sdda.sd.gov/conservation-forestry/educational-programs/resource-conservation-speech-contest/

March 23         NSU  Howard Wood http://www.northern.edu/other-scholarships

March 23         Youth Trooper application due (emailed 1/10/18).  Grades 11-12

Feb. 23            Yankton College www.yanktoncollege.org

March 30         SD STE (Information Technology) – emailed to you 1/9/18

March 30         Jean Conley Brokaw – Day County student

                        Groton Area Anthony O Brokaw – Groton student

                        Bristol Jerald W. Peterson – student who attended Bristol or from Bristol area

March 31         Lake Area Tech www.lakeareatech.edu

March 31         Southeast Tech www.southeasttech.edu

March 31         IHelp Scholarship (emailed 10/12/17)

March 31         Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/

March 31         Scottish Rite Book grant (emailed on 1/11/18)

March 31         South Brown Conservation District Robert Knickerehm Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

March 31         Karst Memorial Ag Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

April 1             Lee Schlagel http://www.clarkschooldistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Schlagel.pdf

April 1             SD ASA Softball http://sdasasoftball.org/content/images/pdf/SCHOLARSHIP%20REDONE.pdf

April 1             Web Water http://www.webwater.org/web-water-scholarship-info

April 1             SD Association of Towns and Townships sdatat@sdtownships.com (email 1/23/18)

April 1             Black Hills Beauty College www.bhbeautycollege.com

April 1             Groton Hopps Dow Scholarship  http://www.sfacf.org/special-opportunities/

Reminder that this goes to two Groton students.  Online application

April 1             SD Cattlemen’s Foundation  -interest and involvement in beef industry

April 6             SD First District Development Co. http://fddc.1stdistrict.org (emailed March 8, 2018)

April 13           Crazy Horse Summer University Program http://www.usd.edu/summer-school/crazy-horse

April 15           Full Circle Ag Careers in Agriculture www.fullcircleag.com

April 18           Empower Youth Leadership (grades 9-12) www.northernelectric.coop/empoweryouth

May 1              Plains Commerce Bank – student to attend SD school, member of bank

May 1              Day County  Crop Improvement – live in Day County, ag career

May                 SD Opportunity Scholarship (we will fill this out in class)

July 15            James H. Jenssen Engineering Scholarship (emailed 1/30/18)

ON GOING

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

Table Talks on Wednesday.                                                                                               

Eagle Day 2018 at the Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge on Sunday, March 25 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  For more information contact sandlake@fws.gov or call 605-885-6320 orwww.fws.gov/refuge/sand-lake/.   There is a flier on the bulletin board outside the office door.