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Lester Prairie School Bulletin, Nov. 29

Lester Prairie School Bulletin
Nov. 29, 2021

Menu:

Today’s Menu: Corn Dog or Sausage Patty on a Bun, Steamed Peas, Lettuce Salad, Fruit, Milk

Tomorrow’s Menu: Pulled Pork on a Bun or Turkey Sandwich, Carrot Sticks, Steamed Green Beans, Fruit, Milk

Important Notes and Reminders:

The Booster Club is looking for volunteers to help sell tickets and be gym door monitors at upcoming home basketball events. It’s a fun way to give back to the school! If interested please contact Sally by calling or texting 320-282-2922 or email sallymaekappel@hotmail. com for available dates.

Booster Club is hosting a mini-winter apparel sale. Orders will be due this Wednesday December 1st. Elementary students should have received a form sent home with them, and HS students may pick one up from the office.

Band students are selling coffee until TODAY. You can buy from any band student in grades 6-12. If you would like to buy some, but haven’t been asked yet, please talk to Mrs. Helland.

Babysitter Training class will be held 9:30 AM-12:30 PM Saturday December 4 in the Media Center. The class is open to students ages 11+. Cost is $50. Scholarships are available for families qualified for free or reduced-price meals. Contact Kelly Elling (elling@lp.k12.mn.us or 320-395-2521 Ext. 1104) to register.

The holidays are coming, and we want to help make the season even more special for the K – 6th grade children by giving them the opportunity to shop (in secret!) for the perfect gift for Mom, Dad, grandparents & siblings. The Holiday Store will be open on Friday 12/3. We need lots of help for this event, so please consider joining us. If you’d like to help, email Stacy Meyer atstacymattke@hotmail.com or signup at https://signup.com/go/seLGdJZ on SignUp.com today!

If you know of someone that could use a little hope or thanks this holiday season, please stop in the office and pick up a nomination form OR email Cheryl Bayerl at cherylbayerl@lp.k12.mn.us for a Hope for the Holidays basket. Nomination forms are due by Friday December 3.

Seniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the Triple A Award to recognize high school seniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong commitment to participation and leadership in the Arts, Athletics, and Academics. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our senior class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be found at https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/triple-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

Juniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the ExCEL Award to recognize high school juniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong commitment to community volunteerism. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our junior class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be found at: https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/excel-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.
Activities and Sports:
One Act Auditions will be held the following times. Please sign up for a time on Ms. Stender’s door. This is a very small cast of 5 people.
Nov. 30th: 7:30-8:00 am and 3:00-3:30 pm
December 1st: 3:00-3:30 pm
December 2nd: 7:30-8:00 am and 3:00-3:30pm
If you have any questions, please let Ms. Stender know. Announcements will also be posted in the Theater Google Classroom.

Booster Club Winter Sale Orders Due Dec 1st

Due to the uncertainty of supply and shipping issues, we cannot guarantee items that need to be ordered will arrive in the 3-4 week time frame.
Bulldog Socks $11
Maroon with gold & white accents.
Sizes available:
SMALL Shoe Size 12-5 youth QTY: _______
MEDIUM Shoe Size 4-8 (men), 6-9 (women) QTY: ________ LARGE Shoe Size 8-12 (men), 9-12 (women) QTY: _______
*These are on hand items available now in limited quantities.
STADIUM CHAIRS $45
Great for all that time in the bleachers!
These items we have on hand in limited quantity.
Qty: ______
Bulldog shirts (long sleeve only) $22 adult, $16 youth
Charcoal grey sport polyester shirt with Maroon, Gold and White design Small: _____
Med:_____
Large: _____
XL:_____
2XL: _____
Youth Med: ______ Youth Large: ______
Basketball T-shirts (short sleeve only) $15
Maroon tri-blend vintage shirt with Gold and White design Small: _____
Med:_____
Large: _____
XL:_____
2XL: _____ out of stock in all maroon colors/brands, may order, do not pay and we’ll see if any come in
Youth Med: ______ Youth Large: ______

Tackle Twill Sweatshirts
Colors Available: Black, Gold or light Heather Grey
Brand is either Gildan (black, gold) or Threadfast (grey); 50/50 Poly/Cotton
“Bulldogs” in tackle twill across front
$32 adult $24 youth

**Indicate color choice behind size**
S: ____
M: ____
L: ____
XL: ____
2XL :____ Youth M: ____ Youth L: ____
Stocking Hats: $15 Chunky Poms or $9 Beanies
Maroon & white Pom Qty: _____ Maroon Beanie Qty: _____

TEAM 365 ELITE PERFORMANCE Sweatshirts 100% polyester with zippered side pockets on front of hoody
Design Option #1
“Bulldogs” in tackle twill across front with “Basketball” in name drop
$35 adult

XS: ____ S: ____ M: ____ L: ____ XL: ____ 2XL :____ 3XL: ____
Design Option #2
Tackle twill “Bulldogs” only
$32
XS: ____ S: ____ M: ____ L: ____ XL: ____ 2XL :____ 3XL: ____

Name: ________________ Ph #: _________________ Order Total $ ________

Lester Prairie School Bulletin, Nov. 24

Lester Prairie School Bulletin
Nov. 24, 2021

Menu:
Today’s Menu: Hamburger in Gravy or Turkey in Gravy over Potatoes, Buttered Bread, Lettuce Salad & Cole Slaw, Fruit, Milk

Monday’s Menu: Corn Dog or Sausage Patty on a Bun, Steamed Peas, Lettuce Salad, Fruit, Milk

Important Notes and Reminders:
No school on Thursday and Friday due to Thanksgiving.

Band students are selling coffee until Monday November 29th. You can buy from any band student in grades 6-12. If you would like to buy some, but haven’t been asked yet, please talk to Mrs. Helland.

Babysitter Training class will be held 9:30 AM-12:30 PM Saturday December 4 in the Media Center. The class is open to students ages 11+. Cost is $50. Scholarships are available for families qualified for free or reduced-price meals. Contact Kelly Elling (elling@lp.k12.mn.us or 320-395-2521 Ext. 1104) to register.

The holidays are coming, and we want to help make the season even more special for the K – 6th grade children by giving them the opportunity to shop (in secret!) for the perfect gift for Mom, Dad, grandparents & siblings. The Holiday Store will be open on Friday 12/3. We need lots of help for this event, so please consider joining us. If you’d like to help, email Stacy Meyer atstacymattke@hotmail.com or signup at https://signup.com/go/seLGdJZ on SignUp.com today!

If you know of someone that could use a little hope or thanks this holiday season, please stop in the office and pick up a nomination form OR email Cheryl Bayerl at cherylbayerl@lp.k12.mn.us for a Hope for the Holidays basket. Nomination forms are due by Friday December 3.

SENIORS-Reminder that all “That’s My Pan” fundraiser orders should be turned in by November 24th before 3:00. If you have any checks, make sure to turn those in to Mr. Thode.

Seniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the Triple A Award to recognize high school seniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong commitment to participation and leadership in the Arts, Athletics, and Academics. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our senior class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be found at https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/triple-award

This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

Juniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the ExCEL Award to recognize high school juniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong commitment to community volunteerism. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our junior class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be found at: https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/excel-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

No School
Thursday, Nov. 25 & Friday, Nov. 26

Activities and Sports:

Ace Hits Club Volleyball:
You can order you apparel now through Nov. 28th with the following link: https://acehitsvolleyball21.itemorder.com/

Bulldog

Basketball

11th Annual Bulldog Shoot-a-thon

Friday, November 26th, 2021
Lester Prairie School Gymnasium

Schedule of Events

4:30 – 6:00pm Shooting: Junior High boys and girls
Shooting: C-squad and JV boys
5:45-7:00 pm Shooting: Varsity boys and girls
7:00-8:00 pm 9th -12th grade Alumni and Father-Daughter Exhibition
8:00-9:00 pm Boys vs Alumni Scrimmage

Great chance to preview basketball players for 2021-2022 season
Free admission – chance to win door prizes
Junior Class Concession Stand open
Come see the new North Gym and Commons
Cheer on your favorite Bulldog players

The Bulldog Basketball players have collected pledges for every shot they make. They will each shoot a total of 100 shots (15 right-hand layups, 15 left-hand layups, 50 free throws, and 20 three point shots). The shoot-a-thon raises funds for the Bulldog basketball programs. Come and show your support for these athletes as they attempt to make as many baskets as they can.

 

 

Lester Prairie School Bulletin, Nov. 23

Lester Prairie School Bulletin
Nov. 23, 2021

Menu:

Today’s Menu: Pepperoni Calzone or Roast Beef Sandwich, Lettuce Salad, Steamed Carrots, Fruit, Milk

Tomorrow’s Menu: Hamburger in Gravy or Turkey in Gravy over Potatoes, Buttered Bread, Lettuce Salad & Cole Slaw, Fruit, Milk

Important Notes and Reminders:

No school on Thursday and Friday due to Thanksgiving.

Band students are selling coffee until Monday November 29th. You can buy from any band student in grades 6-12. If you would like to buy some, but haven’t been asked yet, please talk to Mrs. Helland.

Babysitter Training class will be held 9:30 AM-12:30 PM Saturday December 4 in the Media Center. The class is open to students ages 11+. Cost is $50. Scholarships are available for families qualified for free or reduced-price meals. Contact Kelly Elling (elling@lp.k12.mn.us or 320-395-2521 Ext. 1104) to register.

The holidays are coming, and we want to help make the season even more special for the K – 6th grade children by giving them the opportunity to shop (in secret!) for the perfect gift for Mom, Dad, grandparents & siblings. The Holiday Store will be open on Friday 12/3. We need lots of help for this event, so please consider joining us. If you’d like to help, email Stacy Meyer atstacymattke@hotmail.com or signup at https://signup.com/go/seLGdJZ on SignUp.com today!

If you know of someone that could use a little hope or thanks this holiday season, please stop in the office and pick up a nomination form OR email Cheryl Bayerl at cherylbayerl@lp.k12.mn.us for a Hope for the Holidays basket. Nomination forms are due by Friday December 3.

SENIORS-Reminder that all “That’s My Pan” fundraiser orders should be turned in by November 24th before 3:00. If you have any checks, make sure to turn those in to Mr. Thode.

Seniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the Triple A Award to recognize high school seniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong commitment to participation and leadership in the Arts, Athletics, and Academics. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our senior class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be found at https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/triple-award

This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

Juniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the ExCEL Award to recognize high school juniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong commitment to community volunteerism. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our junior class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be found at: https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/excel-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

Activities and Sports:

Ace Hits Club Volleyball:
You can order you apparel now through Nov. 28th with the following link: https://acehitsvolleyball21.itemorder.com/

No School

Thursday, Nov. 25 & Friday, Nov. 26

Bulldog
Basketball

11th Annual Bulldog Shoot-a-thon

Friday, November 26th, 2021
Lester Prairie School Gymnasium

Schedule of Events

4:30 – 6:00pm Shooting: Junior High boys and girls
Shooting: C-squad and JV boys
5:45-7:00 pm Shooting: Varsity boys and girls
7:00-8:00 pm 9th -12th grade Alumni and Father-Daughter Exhibition
8:00-9:00 pm Boys vs Alumni Scrimmage

Great chance to preview basketball players for 2021-2022 season
Free admission – chance to win door prizes
Junior Class Concession Stand open
Come see the new North Gym and Commons
Cheer on your favorite Bulldog players

The Bulldog Basketball players have collected pledges for every shot they make. They will each shoot a total of 100 shots (15 right-hand layups, 15 left-hand layups, 50 free throws, and 20 three point shots). The shoot-a-thon raises funds for the Bulldog basketball programs. Come and show your support for these athletes as they attempt to make as many baskets as they can.

 

 

Lester Prairie School Bulletin, Nov. 19

Lester Prairie School Bulletin

Nov. 19, 2021
Menu:
Today’s Menu: Assorted Pizza, Broccoli, Carrot Sticks, Fruit, Milk
Monday’s Menu: hot Dog on a Bun or Turkey Sandwich, Baked Beans, Carrot Sticks, Fruit, Milk

Important Notes and Reminders:

There will be a Student Council meeting on Tuesday, November 23 at 7:30 am in the Media Center.
If you purchased a 2020-2021 yearbook, please come pick them up in the office. Elementary
students will have their yearbooks sent home next week. If you have any questions please contact
Rachel Stender, stender@lp.k12.mn.us
The holidays are coming, and we want to help make the season even more special for the K – 6th
grade children by giving them the opportunity to shop (in secret!) for the perfect gift for Mom, Dad,
grandparents & siblings.  The Holiday Store will be open on Friday 12/3. We need lots of help for this
event, so please consider joining us. If you’d like to help, email Stacy Meyer
at stacymattke@hotmail.com  or signup at  https://signup.com/go/seLGdJZ  on SignUp.com today!
If you know of someone that could use a little hope or thanks this holiday season, please stop in the
office and pick up a nomination form OR email Cheryl Bayerl at  cherylbayerl@lp.k12.mn.us  for a
Hope for the Holidays basket. Nomination forms are due by Friday December 3.
Band students going on the Chicago trip-your payment slips were handed out last week. Your
payment is due Monday November 22nd. If you lost your slip, please email Mrs. Helland to get your
amount.
SENIORS-Reminder that all “That’s My Pan” fundraiser orders should be turned in by November 24th
before 3:00. If you have any checks, make sure to turn those in to Mr. Thode.
Seniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the Triple A Award to
recognize high school seniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong
commitment to participation and leadership in the Arts, Athletics, and Academics. Lester Prairie can
select one boy and one girl from our senior class to receive this award. More information about this
award and the application process can be found at  https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-
recognition/triple-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or
have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.
Juniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the ExCEL Award to
recognize high school juniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong
commitment to community volunteerism. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our junior
class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be
found at:  https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/excel-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or
have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

Activities and Sports:

Reminder: Online registration must be completed and payment submitted prior to the start of practice
for 7-12 Winter Activities. Boys Basketball and Wrestling practices start Monday November 22.

No School

Thursday, Nov. 25 & Friday, Nov. 26

Ace Hits Club Volleyball:
You can order you apparel now through Nov. 28th with the following
link:  https://acehitsvolleyball21.itemorder.com/

Lester Prairie School Bulletin, Nov. 18

Lester Prairie School Bulletin

Nov. 18, 2021
Menu:

Today’s Menu: Fajita Chicken in a Soft Shell or Ham Sandwich, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Cheese, Green Beans,
Fruit, Milk
Tomorrow’s Menu: Assorted Pizza, Broccoli, Carrot Sticks, Fruit, Milk
Important Notes and Reminders:

If you have been assigned a detention, please report to Ms. Wolff's office at 3:00 today.
The holidays are coming, and we want to help make the season even more special for the K – 6th
grade children by giving them the opportunity to shop (in secret!) for the perfect gift for Mom, Dad,
grandparents & siblings.  The Holiday Store will be open on Friday 12/3. We need lots of help for this
event, so please consider joining us. If you’d like to help, email Stacy Meyer
at stacymattke@hotmail.com  or signup at  https://signup.com/go/seLGdJZ  on SignUp.com today!
If you know of someone that could use a little hope or thanks this holiday season, please stop in the
office and pick up a nomination form OR email Cheryl Bayerl at  cherylbayerl@lp.k12.mn.us  for a
Hope for the Holidays basket. Nomination forms are due by Friday December 3.
Band students going on the Chicago trip-your payment slips were handed out last week. Your
payment is due Monday November 22nd. If you lost your slip, please email Mrs. Helland to get your
amount.
SENIORS-Reminder that all “That’s My Pan” fundraiser orders should be turned in by November 24th
before 3:00. If you have any checks, make sure to turn those in to Mr. Thode.
Seniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the Triple A Award to
recognize high school seniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong
commitment to participation and leadership in the Arts, Athletics, and Academics. Lester Prairie can
select one boy and one girl from our senior class to receive this award. More information about this
award and the application process can be found at  https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-
recognition/triple-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or
have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.
Juniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the ExCEL Award to
recognize high school juniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong
commitment to community volunteerism. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our junior
class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be
found at:  https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/excel-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or
have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

Activities and Sports:

Football players attending the State Tournament tomorrow must be passing all classes and have
detentions served by today.
Another reminder to players and parents that the 9-12 FB awards banquet is TONIGHT at 6:00pm in
the school commons. Hope to see you there !!!!
Reminder: Online registration must be completed and payment submitted prior to the start of practice
for 7-12 Winter Activities. Boys Basketball and Wrestling practices start Monday November 22.

Ace Hits Club Volleyball:
You can order you apparel now through Nov. 28th with the following
link:  https://acehitsvolleyball21.itemorder.com/

Lester Prairie School Bulletin Nov. 17

Lester Prairie School Bulletin

Nov. 17, 2021
Menu:

Today’s Menu: Pancakes with Syrup, Ham or Sausage Patty, Yogurt, Lettuce Salad & Celery Sticks, Fruit,
Milk
Tomorrow’s Menu: Fajita Chicken in a Soft Shell or Ham Sandwich, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Cheese, Green Beans,
Fruit, Milk

Important Notes and Reminders:

Thank you to the Lester Prairie Auxiliary for treating the staff to apples to celebrate American
Education Week!
The holidays are coming, and we want to help make the season even more special for the K – 6th
grade children by giving them the opportunity to shop (in secret!) for the perfect gift for Mom, Dad,
grandparents & siblings.  The Holiday Store will be open on Friday 12/3. We need lots of help for this
event, so please consider joining us. If you’d like to help, email Stacy Meyer
at stacymattke@hotmail.com  or signup at  https://signup.com/go/seLGdJZ  on SignUp.com today!
If you know of someone that could use a little hope or thanks this holiday season, please stop in the
office and pick up a nomination form OR email Cheryl Bayerl at  cherylbayerl@lp.k12.mn.us  for a
Hope for the Holidays basket. Nomination forms are due by Friday December 3.
Band students going on the Chicago trip-your payment slips were handed out last week. Your
payment is due Monday November 22nd. If you lost your slip, please email Mrs. Helland to get your
amount.
SENIORS-Reminder that all “That’s My Pan” fundraiser orders should be turned in by November 24th
before 3:00. If you have any checks, make sure to turn those in to Mr. Thode.
Seniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the Triple A Award to
recognize high school seniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong
commitment to participation and leadership in the Arts, Athletics, and Academics. Lester Prairie can
select one boy and one girl from our senior class to receive this award. More information about this
award and the application process can be found at  https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-
recognition/triple-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or
have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.
Juniors: Each year the MN State High School League (MSHSL) sponsors the ExCEL Award to
recognize high school juniors who are leaders in their schools and who demonstrate a strong
commitment to community volunteerism. Lester Prairie can select one boy and one girl from our junior
class to receive this award. More information about this award and the application process can be
found at:  https://www.mshsl.org/awards/student-recognition/excel-award
This site includes an application that can be completed electronically. If you prefer a printed copy or
have questions, please contact Ms. Wolff. The application deadline is Friday December 3.

Activities and Sports:

Another reminder to players and parents that the 9-12 FB awards banquet is this Thursday night at
6:00pm in the school commons. Hope to see you there !!!!
If you signed up for one act, there is going to be a meeting in Ms. Stender's room on Thursday at 8:00
am.
Reminder: Online registration must be completed and payment submitted prior to the start of practice
for 7-12 Winter Activities. Boys Basketball and Wrestling practices start Monday November 22.
4-6th Grade Basketball practices will start TODAY, Wednesday November 17.

Ace Hits Club Volleyball:
You can order you apparel now through Nov. 28th with the following
link:  https://acehitsvolleyball21.itemorder.com/