Archive for Lester Prairie

Lester Prairie will take another run at building referendum in August

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – During a special meeting May 31, the Lester Prairie School Board approved a bond referendum August 13 with one question asking for $13,650,000 in school building projects. This action follows a May 14 referendum that failed by five votes.

 

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Lester Prairie commemorates Memorial Day 2019

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie residents remembered those who gave their lives in service to their country during a Memorial Day program May 27. CLICK HERE to view our online photo gallery.

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Check out our photo gallery from Lester Prairie’s graduation 2019!

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – CLICK HERE to view our photo gallery from Lester Prairie High School’s 2019 graduation ceremony.

LP school bulletin Friday, May 17

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin

May 17, 2019

Congratulations Graduates!

 

Today’s Menu: Chicken Tenders with Bread or Egg Salad Sandwich, Carrot Sticks, Broccoli & Cauliflower, Fruit, Milk

 

Monday’s Menu: Hamburger on a Bun or Hot Dog on a bun, Baked Beans, Carrot Sticks, Chips, Fruit, Milk

 

Mrs. Helland and all the band students once again presented an excellent concert last evening.  We are so fortunate to have such skilled musicians at Lester Prairie School!

 

Thank you to the National Honor Society for the delicious breakfast they served to staff yesterday!

 

Please check the Lost and Found table located by the cafeteria.

 

YEARBOOK UPDATE:  The order deadline to buy your yearbook has been extended to May 25 due to the online ordering system closing too soon. You may order online at https://www.jostens.com/yearbooks/high-school-yearbooks.html, pick up an order form at school, or print an order form from our school website at https://www.lp.k12.mn.us/page/2992.  Get your orders in by May 25, 2019. We apologize for the inconvenience.  Be sure to order your yearbook before it is too late.

 

There are Student Council Applications in the office for the 2019-2020 school year.  This is open to students in grades 6-11 and all applications must be turned in by Wednesday, May 22nd .  See Cheryl Bayerl with any questions.

 

Youth wrestling singlets should be turned in at the office asap.  Thank you!

 

All books must be returned to the library by Monday, May 20th.

 

Elementary awards day is Thursday, May 23.

 

Bike Safety for students in K-6 will be held on Tuesday, May 21 at 2:15.

 

Elementary field day will be held on Monday, May 20.

 

Graduation

Friday, May 17, 2019

7:00 p.m.

 

Girls going into grades 6, 7 and 8:  There are basketball camp forms at the end of the announcements to fill out and return to the office.

 

5th, 6th and 7th graders please turn in your purple registration sheets for band/choir to the office or Mrs. Helland asap. More forms can be found in the office.

 

Looking for host families! Make an International Student’s Dream Come True! EF High School Exchange Year connects volunteer host families with students from Europe and Asia.  You get to choose the student that would fit best with your family’s activities and interests.  Michelle Kiefer is a local International Exchange Coordinator and can help you find the perfect student. You can call or text her to find out how to bring the world to your home, school and community. Her number is 507-430-2280.

Summer youth baseball and softball umpires needed:  Anyone interested in umpiring for summer Community Ed baseball and/or softball games please sign up in the office.  Umpires need to be 9th grade or older.  Earn some extra money and help out with the younger teams in Lester Prairie.  If enough are interested, I will arrange for an umpire clinic again to help with new umpires and a refresher for those that have done it.  If you have questions or need any additional information, contact Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or engenjeff@hotmail.com .

 

K-6 Homework Help will be Monday’s from 3:00-5:00 in Mrs. Smith Kindergarten Room.

 

7-12 Homework Help is on Wednesday’s from 3:00-5:00 in Ms. Jenn Smith’s room.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019 SUMMER VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE

Practices:

Grades 7-12 will have practices from 6:30-8:30AM Mondays and Wednesdays Starting June 3rd at LP Gym. There will not be practice the week of 4th of July. These practices will run through July 24th. The following week Captains practices will start. These practices are not mandatory, but we ask for a commitment from you to come as often as you are able! This is where skills are improved and alot more one-on-one time can take place! If enough girls come, more coaches will be provided to work with the girls! We want the Volleyball season to be FUN – and a Success, but we need to put the work in to make it into that Success!

2-A Days:

2 A-days will be August 12th-16th and August 19-23rd. Will be from 8am-noon, we break half ways through for lunch. This portion is for Grades 9-12. Tryouts will be the first week, with team selection by the end of week 1. Varsity has their first tournament Friday, August 23rd already, so it will be a busy 2 weeks of prepping for the season!

Elementary Volleyball Camp:

Elementary Volleyball camp will be taking place June 10-13th at LP School. Grades 1-3 will be from 1-2pm and Grades 4-6 will be from 2-3pm. We will need high school players to volunteer to help with the younger players! They look up to all of you, and it makes such an impact to have you all there; and is a huge help!

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us!

Mary Otto / Co-Head Coach                Kelly Elling / Co-head Coach

320.582.5115                                    320.894.6794

dealsinapinch@hotmail.com                     elling@lp.k12.mn.us

 

 

A moment to celebrate,

A day to be proud of,

A time to remember.

Congratulations Lester Prairie Class of 2019!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: ________________________________         2019-2020 Grade: _______

 

Mailing Address: _________________________________Phone Number: ______________________

 

Make checks payable to: Lester Prairie Community Education                       Registration Due Date:  June 1st

 

Junior High School Girls Basketball Camp

 

Cost:  $40.00

 

Turn in registration form and money to:          Lester Prairie Office

c/o Basketball Camps

131 Hickory Street North

Lester Prairie, MN 55354

Waiver Clause:  Parent/Guardian must read and sign:  I hereby acknowledge that my child is medically fit to participate in basketball.  I authorize the director to secure any medical treatment deemed necessary and waive and release the camp from any and all liability for any injuries incurred.

 

 

Parent/Guardian Signature: ___________________________________      Date: ______________