Archive for Waverly

Free rocket available to new Cub Scout members

Cub Scouting is a fun, outdoor advancement program that positively affects every area of a boy’s life from responsibility, leadership, confidence to social skills. A Cub Scout representative will be at local elementary schools Thursday, Sept. 18 from 7 to 8 p.m. Boys enrolled in Cub Scouts by Sept. 18 will receive a free model rocket to build and launch. More information is available at

Sports schedule for Friday, Sept. 12

Football: HLWW at Maple Lake; 7 p.m.

Football: LP/HT at Blooming Prairie; 7 p.m.

Football: Norwood Young America at LHS; 7 p.m.

Football: Sibley East at W-M; 7 p.m.

HLWW School Board will certify for maximum 2015 levy


Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board certified the maximum levy amount for 2014 property taxes payable 2015, following a recommendation from Donna Wilson of School Management Systems during last Monday’s meeting.

Final numbers of the state-allowed amount were not available at the time of the meeting.

The district may reduce the amount before the final levy is approved in December, but it may not increase it.

The state is expected to release final numbers before the next board meeting, according to Wilson.

For full story, see Sept. 15 issue.

HLWW School Board institutes five-year plan for band instrument replacement


Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board approved a plan for replacing old, worn out instruments and other band room supplies; and purchasing band instruments needed to fully complete the band during last Monday’s meeting.

The district’s tuba and euphoniums are more than 25 years old; percussion instruments are falling apart, and percussionists are playing instruments with incorrect sticks and mallets; chimes and saxophones are more than 20 years old; and wind instruments are having issues with valves sticking.

The plan stretches the replacements over a five-year period.

For full story, see Sept. 15 issue.

HLWW High School daily bulletin



Wednesday, September 11, 2014


WHATS ON THE MENU? Chicken Stir Fry w/ Brown Rice & Breadstick or Pizza; Steamed Broccoli


VOLLEYBALL: The Laker girls will take on the Irish tonight in Maple Lake. The game is at 5:45. The bus will leave HLWW at 4:30.


SADD: There will be a meeting tomorrow, Sept 12th at 7:30am in the High School Conference room for anyone interested in joining SADD (Student Against Destructive Decisions). If you are unable to make the meeting but still want to be a part of SADD please see Mrs. Adickes.


SENIORS: Get your money into Mrs. Hand if you plan on attending the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre. Money is due by October 3rd and the cost is $58.00.


STUDENT COUNCIL: There will be another student council meeting on tomorrow, Sept. 12th in the Foods room beginning at 7:10 a.m. both mornings. If you are interested in assisting with student council and planning Homecoming activities please plan to attend.


STUDENTS & STAFF: Just a reminder the library will be closed today 9:00am -3:00pm.



LAKER MILE: Laker Mile CC Fundraiser this Saturday! (September 13) The Laker Mile is a one mile loop around the HLWW High School Campus. It is open to anyone interested in participating. Last year participants ranged in age from 2 to 67. Come support the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Cross Country team. All participants receive a t-shirt or hat. Waiver and registration forms are available on the district website and they will also be available the morning of the race. Saturday, September 13. Race begins at 9:00 am, please complete registration by 8:45.HLWW High School $6 for students grades 6 and under $12 for adults and students grades 7 and up


JUNIORS, PARENTS & COMMUNITY: The junior class will once again be sponsoring a paper drive fundraiser for Prom. The dates are to be announced…Start saving your newspaper & Cardboard!


FITNESS CENTER HOURS: The Fitness Center is open for use Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2:35 – 4:30pm, and Tuesday and Friday from 2:35 – 4pm.


FFA: The FFA trapshoot will be held this Sunday at 11am at the Waverly Gun Club. Permission slips are available in the Ag room. If you plan on attending, bring a pan of bars.


FALL MUSICAL AUDITIONS: Auditions for the fall musical, Oliver!, will be held on


TODAY September 11th at 6:30 in the high school choir room. You need only to prepare a list of conflicts for any nights that you would be unable to make a rehearsal. Auditions will include singing from the musical score as a group and/or individually as well as doing a cold reading from the script. If you are interested in auditioning but cannot attend either audition time, please contact Belinda BEFORE the 11th to arrange for your audition. Email: or phone:320.286.6665 or phone/text:952.201.0335



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Sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 11

Volleyball: HLWW at Maple Lake; 7:30 p.m.

Volleyball: Legacy Academy at LP/HT (LP); 7 p.m.

Volleyball: LeSueur-Henderson at W-M; 7:15 p.m.

Volleyball: Tri-City United at LHS; 7:15 p.m.

Girls Swimming: W-M at Litchfield; 6 p.m.

Girls Soccer: W-M at PACT Charter; 4:30 p.m.