Good luck to the boys’ basketball teams today against Ipswich.
Yearbook Meeting Thursday at 7:55 in Mr. Donley’s room. Please be there!
Schedule changes can be made on January 15 and 16.
Debaters, please sign up for the Watertown and Yankton tournament on my door. Please sign up for BOTH by Wednesday.
Attention all music students going on the Florida trip: there is a mandatory meeting with your parents on Sunday January 21st at 4:30 pm in the band room.
FBLA meeting Tuesday, January 16th during lunch in Ms. Lingbeck’s room. Bring your own lunch!
7th & 8th grade basketball players: Please return your basketball uniforms to Miss Erickson as soon as possible. Thank you!
There will be a One-Act play open-dress rehearsal on January 22nd at 6:30pm in the high school gym. All are welcome to attend; please spread the word and tell your families. This is the day before region contest!
Grade 11: YBA – Youth Business Adventure – Fun summer learning opportunity. Applications available in the School Counseling Office and also during class next week. Due to me onJanuary 26 (The form says Feb. 23 but I must mail early and must be evaluated by committee). Learn about business at summer camp at USD. Great opportunity. Cost is $250..
Grade 9: Reminder to bring your pathways forms back to Mrs. Sternhagen as soon as possible. Reminder that if the forms are not in by the start of second semester, students will be given detention. Doug Heminger, Lee Iverson, Hunter Kassube, Adrian Knutson-Kvistad, Hunter McClean, Kenzie McInerney, Gabriella Merkel, Nevaeh Pardick, Sheyanne Richards, Summer Smith, Jacob Thorn, Tristan Traphagen,
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 deadline for a lot of schools is March 1.
Grade 12: Scholarships and Awards
Opens Jan. 1 Build Dakota http://www.builddakotascholarships.com/
Jan. American Legion www.legion.org/needalift
Jan. 20 Mount Marty www.mtmc.edu
Jan. 24 Coolidge Scholars (11th grade) https://coolidgescholars.org/
Feb Questbridge (high achieve, income qualify 11th gr.) www.questbridge.org
Feb. 1 Groton Community Service Scholarship – Kiwanis and PAC
Feb. 1 Monsanto Grow Ag Leaders http://www.americasfarmers.com/ and FFA.org/scholarships
Feb. 1 Dakota Corps Scholarship https://www.sdbor.edu/dakotacorps/
Feb. 1 FFA National Scholarships https://www.ffa.org/scholarships
Feb. 1 ESA Outstanding Senior and Junior High Youth Awards (emailed 9/18/17)
Feb 1 ESA Scholarships https://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants (emailed 11/8/17)
Feb. 1 Augustana www.augie.edu
Feb. 1 University of Sioux Falls www.usiouxfalls.edu
Feb. 2 POET scholarship http://poet.com/scholarship
Feb. 14 Basin Electric/Northern Electric www.northernelectric.coop/scholarships
Feb. 14 Lake Region Coop http://www.lakeregion.coop
Feb. 15 Stratford Community Theatre (emailed to you 10/24/17)
Feb. 15 Marion T. Wood SD http://www.sdaeop.com
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 Applications
ONE-ACT PLAY SCHEDULE
The remaining one-act play schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, January 17th 3:45-4:45 in the elementary commons
Thursday, January 18th NO REHEARSAL
Saturday, January 20th 8:00am-10:00am in the elementary (Brian will be there for a final advisement)
Monday, January 22nd Full public dress rehearsal 6:30pm in the high school gym
Tuesday, January 23rd Region Contest at Aberdeen Community Theater
*You must be at all rehearsals from now on unless you have previously spoken with me.
**You must have all props and costuming prepared and here on Monday, January 15th for rehearsal.
***Any questions or concerns, please e-mail me at email@example.com
The end of the 2nd quarter is Wednesday, January 17. Parent/Teacher Conference bonus points will be handed out on Monday, January 15 to be used by Wednesday, January 17.
Yearbooks are now $55. Please see Mrs. Morehouse to order!