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Lester Prairie school bulletin Tuesday, March 31

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin March 31, 2015

Menu: Chicken Strips or Hot Ham Sandwich or PB/Cereal Bar & Yogurt, Corn, Baked Potato or Rice or

bread, Bananas, Milk

Because of Easter break, school will be dismissed at 11:30 on Thursday, April 2. There will not be school on

Friday, April 3 and Monday, April 6.

All Saturday baseball camp forms need to be into the office by Thursday, April 2 for students in grades 3-6.

The drama department is in need of some hangers. If you would like to donate hangers to the drama department

so clothing can be stored neatly, please bring them to the main office.

The National Honor Society will be selling cupcakes on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week at lunch.

Cupcakes are $1.00 each and 100% of the proceeds go to a breast cancer support group. Thank you for your

support!

The 2015 Lester Prairie Lion’s Egg Hunt will be on Saturday, April 4th at the Lester Prairie City Park. It will be

for ages 12 and under and will start promptly at 9:00 A.M.

The Girl Scout cookies are for sale in the office. If anyone would like to purchase any cookies, there are some

in the office or see Mrs. Smith in Rm. 145. The cost is only $4.00 a box!

Student-Athletes: The LPHT athletic department is establishing a Student-Athletic Council. This council will

help get an overall feel of the athletics in the school. This will be an opportunity to develop leadership skills

and be a voice for your peers. Any students in grades 7-11 that are interested in participating on the Student-

Athletic Council should contact Mr. Walstrom at Lester Prairie or Mrs. Ide at Holy Trinity.

Girls grades 9-12 (next school year) interested in Cheerleading for Football this next season please attend an

informational meeting on Sunday, April 19th at 3:00 p.m. in the Lester Prairie School Library. If you are unable

to attend the meeting but are interested, please contact Christine Dammann at 320-510-0909 before the April

19th meeting. Mark your calendars…. try-outs will be held Monday, May 4th at 6:30 a.m.. Please let me know if

you have any questions, thanks! Coach Christine Dammann

LP/HT Bulldog Baseball Coupon Cards are now available! This card is available for $20 but could possibly

save you hundreds of dollars at local businesses! Please see a LP/HT Bulldog Baseball player for more

information or stop in and talk to Mr. Kley. Hurry before we are all sold out! You cannot miss the wonderful

opportunity to help out your local businesses and baseball program! Thanks for all of your support!

PROM and AFTER PROM PARTY LATE REGISTRATION

By Monday April 20 drop off completed forms and SEPARATE payments ($20 After Prom, $35 Jr Class for

prom) in an envelope labeled PROM, in the school office. You may attend after prom party even if you do not

attend prom. Extra prom and After Prom forms are available from Mrs. Mattson. Don’t miss out on this fun

filled evening for only $20. There will be a Hypnotist, Casino, Inflatable obstacle course & golf and many

carnival games along with plenty of food and beverages. Win many prizes throughout the evening plus grand

prize drawings (32 inch TVs, mini-fridges, luggage sets)!

Summer 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. If interested,

there will be an umpire clinic offered on April 12th in Waconia which will be cover the basics, how to’s and

offer some hands on learning. The clinic will be no cost to anyone interested in being an umpire. Earn some

extra money and help out with the younger teams in Lester Prairie. If you have questions or need any additional

information, contact Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or engenjeff@hotmail.com .

There are prom picture forms in the office. Please get one if you are interested in ordering pictures. Thanks!

Detention will be with Mr. Machemehl the week of March 30. Detention will only be held after school on

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Juniors and Seniors, it is that time of year where colleges will be making visits to our school. Please check

outside Mrs. Mattson’s door to see which schools are visiting. Any questions see Mrs. Mattson.

The applications for the Lester Prairie Ambassador program are now available in Mrs. Mattson’s office. The

Prairie Days festival will be July 10-12th. You must have one of the three to qualify for application: live in LP,

go to LPHS, regularly attend a LP church. You must be 17 years old by the time of our festival. If you have any

questions you can email Melissa at : melissawilli@embarqmail.com

Break the Stigma 5K Run/3K Walk will be held May 2 at 9 a.m. The 5k race and 3k walk will start and end at

Good Shepherd Church, 1407 Cedar Ave. N., Glencoe. For more information, or to register, go to

http://BreaktheStigmaMcleod.blogspot.com/ or email BreaktheStigmaGlencoe@gmail.com

5K Walk/Run: Help Common Cup Ministry serve those in need. Come out and exercise on the Luce Line Trail

on May 9. Registration is at 8:30 at the Masonic West River Park Shelter (1003 Les Kouba Parkway NW in

Hutchinson) and the 5K Walk begins at 10:00 followed by the 5K Run at 10:30. For information contact Ralph

Johnson at 320-587-6733. Sponsored by Common Cup Ministry

ATTENTION students who are driving on a Learner’s Permit. You need to be logging all of your practice

driving time on the “official” logs provided by the State. Extra copies are available outside of Mr. Bjork’s

door. You need 40 hours of practice with 15 hours at night.

Any student needing the 30 hours of Classroom Driver’s Education, the registration forms are available outside

of Mr. Bjork’s door (pink form). You must be at least 14 years old by May 25, 2015 in order to enroll in the

class. Class is limited to the first 25 students who sign up. Enrollment deadline is May 8, 2015. Cost is

$110.00. See Mr. Bjork if you have any questions.

Homework Help goes from 3:00 – 5:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays. Students in Homework Help should

have work to complete.

The next free lunch will be Wednesday, April 15.

The DNR Firearms Safety Class will be held at the Lester Prairie Sportsman’s Club from 6:30-8:30 on the

following dates: April 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 and May 5 & 7. You may register at the first class on April 7

and the cost is $7.00. If you have any questions please contact Doug Minnick at 320-395-2143 or 320-224-

5942.

Tuesday,

Mar

31,

2015

 

Time Event Details Comments 3:15pm

Theater

-­‐

Spring

Play

Practice

 

 

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Stage

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Baseball

-­‐

Practice

9-­‐12

 

 

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Municipal

Field

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

4:30pm

Baseball

-­‐

Practice

JH

 

 

Lester

Prairie

Bulldog

Field

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Softball

-­‐

Practice

9-­‐12

 

 

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Lions

Field

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

4:30pm

Softball

-­‐

Practice

JH

 

 

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Veterans

field

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Track

-­‐

Practice

 

 

Lester

Prairie

High

School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Practice

shuttle

 

 

3:08

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

3:20

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

3:35

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

or

city

fields

 

 

5:00

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

5:15

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

5:30

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

 

 

 

Lester Prairie school bulletin Monday, March 30

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin March 30, 2015

Menu: Mashed Potatoes & Turkey Gravy or Hamburger Gravy, Cranberries, Fruit Salad, Mixed Vegetables,

Dinner Rolls, Milk

Because of Easter break, school will be dismissed at 11:30 on Thursday, April 2. There will not be school on

Friday, April 3 and Monday, April 6.

Junior High softball practice at LP, outside at 3:30.

6th and 7th grade boys playing JH baseball this year practice starts TODAY. Please meet in the LP gym at 3:25

on Monday. Bring gym shoes and glove. Coach Lee

All Jr. High baseball players need to report to Mr. Kley’s room after school to pass out uniforms before practice

today. You will practice in the LP Gym today.

JV/Varsity baseball practice will be at the LP field. Players need to grab all the equipment from the gym before

heading to the field.

All Saturday baseball camp forms need to be into the office by Thursday, April 2 for students in grades 3-6.

The drama department is in need of some hangers. If you would like to donate hangers to the drama department

so clothing can be stored neatly, please bring them to the main office.

The National Honor Society will be selling cupcakes on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of this week at

lunch. Cupcakes are $1.00 each and 100% of the proceeds go to a breast cancer support group. Thank you for

your support!

The 2015 Lester Prairie Lion’s Egg Hunt will be on Saturday, April 4th at the Lester Prairie City Park. It will be

for ages 12 and under and will start promptly at 9:00 A.M.

The Girl Scout cookies are for sale in the office. If anyone would like to purchase any cookies, there are some

in the office or see Mrs. Smith in Rm. 145. The cost is only $4.00 a box!

Student-Athletes: The LPHT athletic department is establishing a Student-Athletic Council. This council will

help get an overall feel of the athletics in the school. This will be an opportunity to develop leadership skills

and be a voice for your peers. Any students in grades 7-11 that are interested in participating on the Student-

Athletic Council should contact Mr. Walstrom at Lester Prairie or Mrs. Ide at Holy Trinity.

Girls grades 9-12 (next school year) interested in Cheerleading for Football this next season please attend an

informational meeting on Sunday, April 19th at 3:00 p.m. in the Lester Prairie School Library. If you are unable

to attend the meeting but are interested, please contact Christine Dammann at 320-510-0909 before the April

19th meeting. Mark your calendars…. try-outs will be held Monday, May 4th at 6:30 a.m.. Please let me know if

you have any questions, thanks! Coach Christine Dammann

LP/HT Bulldog Baseball Coupon Cards are now available! This card is available for $20 but could possibly

save you hundreds of dollars at local businesses! Please see a LP/HT Bulldog Baseball player for more

information or stop in and talk to Mr. Kley. Hurry before we are all sold out! You cannot miss the wonderful

opportunity to help out your local businesses and baseball program! Thanks for all of your support!

PROM and AFTER PROM PARTY LATE REGISTRATION

By Monday April 20 drop off completed forms and SEPARATE payments ($20 After Prom, $35 Jr Class for

prom) in an envelope labeled PROM, in the school office. You may attend after prom party even if you do not

attend prom. Extra prom and After Prom forms are available from Mrs. Mattson. Don’t miss out on this fun

filled evening for only $20. There will be a Hypnotist, Casino, Inflatable obstacle course & golf and many

carnival games along with plenty of food and beverages. Win many prizes throughout the evening plus grand

prize drawings (32 inch TVs, mini-fridges, luggage sets)!

The following students need to turn in their registration sheets ASAP. Registration sheets may be turned in at

the office. Jose Espinoza, Fabian Diaz, Samuel Pelayo, Ben Hehr, Quentin Mertz.

Summer 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. If interested,

there will be an umpire clinic offered on April 12th in Waconia which will be cover the basics, how to’s and

offer some hands on learning. The clinic will be no cost to anyone interested in being an umpire. Earn some

extra money and help out with the younger teams in Lester Prairie. If you have questions or need any additional

information, contact Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or engenjeff@hotmail.com .

There are prom picture forms in the office. Please get one if you are interested in ordering pictures. Thanks!

Detention will be with Mr. Machemehl the week of March 30. Detention will only be held after school on

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Juniors and Seniors, it is that time of year where colleges will be making visits to our school. Please check

outside Mrs. Mattson’s door to see which schools are visiting. Any questions see Mrs. Mattson.

The applications for the Lester Prairie Ambassador program are now available in Mrs. Mattson’s office. The

Prairie Days festival will be July 10-12th. You must have one of the three to qualify for application: live in LP,

go to LPHS, regularly attend a LP church. You must be 17 years old by the time of our festival. If you have any

questions you can email Melissa at : melissawilli@embarqmail.com

Break the Stigma 5K Run/3K Walk will be held May 2 at 9 a.m. The 5k race and 3k walk will start and end at

Good Shepherd Church, 1407 Cedar Ave. N., Glencoe. For more information, or to register, go to

http://BreaktheStigmaMcleod.blogspot.com/ or email BreaktheStigmaGlencoe@gmail.com

ATTENTION students who are driving on a Learner’s Permit. You need to be logging all of your practice

driving time on the “official” logs provided by the State. Extra copies are available outside of Mr. Bjork’s

door. You need 40 hours of practice with 15 hours at night.

Any student needing the 30 hours of Classroom Driver’s Education, the registration forms are available outside

of Mr. Bjork’s door (pink form). You must be at least 14 years old by May 25, 2015 in order to enroll in the

class. Class is limited to the first 25 students who sign up. Enrollment deadline is May 8, 2015. Cost is

$110.00. See Mr. Bjork if you have any questions.

Homework Help goes from 3:00 – 5:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays. Students in Homework Help should

have work to complete.

The next free lunch will be Wednesday, April 15.

The DNR Firearms Safety Class will be held at the Lester Prairie Sportsman’s Club from 6:30-8:30 on the

following dates: April 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 and May 5 & 7. You may register at the first class on April 7

and the cost is $7.00. If you have any questions please contact Doug Minnick at 320-395-2143 or 320-224-

5942.

Monday,

Mar

30,

2015

 

Time Event Details Comments 3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Baseball

-­‐

Practice

9-­‐12

 

 

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Municipal

Field

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

4:30pm

Baseball

-­‐

Practice

JH

 

 

Lester

Prairie

Gym

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Softball

-­‐

Practice

9-­‐12

 

 

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Lions

Field

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

4:30pm

Softball

-­‐

Practice

JH

 

 

Lester

Prairie

Bulldog

Field

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Track

-­‐

Practice

 

 

Lester

Prairie

High

School

 

 

6:00pm-­‐

9:00pm

CE

-­‐

Dance

 

 

Gym

Stage

 

 

6:30pm-­‐

9:00pm

CE

-­‐

GED/ELL

Classes

 

 

Computer

Lab

 

 

 

 

 

 

Practice

shuttle

 

 

3:08

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

3:20

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

3:35

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

or

city

fields

 

 

5:00

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

5:15

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

5:30

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

 

 

 

Lester Prairie school bulletin Friday, March 27

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin March 27, 2015

Menu: Dunkers with or without Meat or PB&J with Yogurt, Green Beans, Carrots & Dip, Apples or Orange

School will be dismissed at 11:30 TODAY because it is the end of the third quarter. Elementary students will

eat lunch at school but the high school students will not be eating at school today. Because of Easter break,

school will also be dismissed at 11:30 on Thursday, April 2. There will not be school on Friday, April 3 and

Monday, April 6.

Thank you to everyone who came to the LP Parents for Education Spring Carnival. We appreciate everyone

who volunteered to make the evening a big success and helped us raise over $1,700!!!

There will be NO track practice today.

6th and 7th grade boys playing JH baseball this year practice starts Monday, March 30th. Please meet in the LP

gym at 3:25 on Monday. Bring gym shoes and glove. Coach Lee

Congratulations to Erik Hentges, who is a participant in the State Geography Bee, which will be held today in

St. Cloud. Good Luck Erik!!!!

The drama department is in need of some hangers. If you would like to donate hangers to the drama department

so clothing can be stored neatly, please bring them to the main office.

The National Honor Society will be selling cupcakes on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of next week at

lunch. Cupcakes are $1.00 each and 100% of the proceeds go to a breast cancer support group. Thank you for

your support!

The 2015 Lester Prairie Lion’s Egg Hunt will be on Saturday, April 4th at the Lester Prairie City Park. It will be

for ages 12 and under and will start promptly at 9:00 A.M.

The Girl Scout cookies sales are ending this weekend. If anyone would like to purchase any cookies, there are

some in the office or see Mrs. Smith in Rm. 145. The cost is only $4.00 a box!

Student-Athletes: The LPHT athletic department is establishing a Student-Athletic Council. This council will

help get an overall feel of the athletics in the school. This will be an opportunity to develop leadership skills

and be a voice for your peers. Any students in grades 7-11 that are interested in participating on the Student-

Athletic Council should contact Mr. Walstrom at Lester Prairie or Mrs. Ide at Holy Trinity.

Girls grades 9-12 (next school year) interested in Cheerleading for Football this next season please attend an

informational meeting on Sunday, April 19th at 3:00 p.m. in the Lester Prairie School Library. If you are unable

to attend the meeting but are interested, please contact Christine Dammann at 320-510-0909 before the April

19th meeting. Mark your calendars…. try-outs will be held Monday, May 4th at 6:30 a.m.. Please let me know if

you have any questions, thanks! Coach Christine Dammann

LP/HT Bulldog Baseball is running its annual baseball apparel sale. If you are interested in ordering any of the

newest baseball gear check out the flyers posted around school or stop in and talk to Mr. Kley! All orders need

to be in by TODAY. Thanks!

LP/HT Bulldog Baseball Coupon Cards are now available! This card is available for $20 but could possibly

save you hundreds of dollars at local businesses! Please see a LP/HT Bulldog Baseball player for more

information or stop in and talk to Mr. Kley. Hurry before we are all sold out! You cannot miss the wonderful

opportunity to help out your local businesses and baseball program! Thanks for all of your support!

Congratulations to Josh Volness and Jordan Radtke who will represent the Bulldog Boys Basketball team at the

Tim Orth Memorial Foundation Basketball Jamboree this Saturday. The event will be held at the

Glencoe/Silver Lake High School Gymnasium. The doors will open at 4 p.m. Jordan and Josh will play with

other area high school senior basketball players in a game later on that evening. For exact times and more

information, please go to www.timorthfoundation.org

Please note the following change to the spring play rehearsal/practice schedule: Monday, March 30 at 7am.

This rehearsal will take place on the stage.

PROM and AFTER PROM PARTY LATE REGISTRATION

By Monday April 20 drop off completed forms and SEPARATE payments ($20 After Prom, $35 Jr Class for

prom) in an envelope labeled PROM, in the school office. You may attend after prom party even if you do not

attend prom. Extra prom and After Prom forms are available from Mrs. Mattson. Don’t miss out on this fun

filled evening for only $20. There will be a Hypnotist, Casino, Inflatable obstacle course & golf and many

carnival games along with plenty of food and beverages. Win many prizes throughout the evening plus grand

prize drawings (32 inch TVs, mini-fridges, luggage sets)!

The following students need to turn in their registration sheets ASAP. Registration sheets may be turned in at

the office. Jose Espinoza, Fabian Diaz, Barbara, Samuel Pelayo, Ben Hehr, Gerri Williamson, Quentin Mertz.

BULLDOG BASH – The LP Foundation For Education’s 10th annual Bulldog Bash will be held this year on

Friday, April 10, 2015. Tickets are available in the office.

Summer 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. If interested, there will be an umpire clinic offered on April 12th in

Waconia which will be cover the basics, how to’s and offer some hands on learning. The clinic will be no cost

to anyone interested in being an umpire. Earn some extra money and help out with the younger teams in Lester

Prairie. If you have questions or need any additional information, contact Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or

engenjeff@hotmail.com .

Helping feed our neighbors food drive~ The LP Ambassadors are challenging the elementary classrooms to a

food challenge. Whichever class brings the most food wins a short little party with snacks from the Royalty.

Please bring the food to your classrooms. We go by weight~~the heavier the better. One pound equals one

dollar. So, we will weigh the food in each classroom the last day of March! Whoever brings the most money or

food by pounds is the winner. Teachers, if you need help please contact Grace Nelson. Thank you all for

helping your communities! All the proceeds go directly to the McLeod county food shelf.

The Prairie Arts Council is hosting an art club for grades 6 and 7. The art club will meet at the art center which

is located above Angvall’s Hardware store in LP on April 2 from 3:15-4:30 and May 7th from 3:15-4:30. On

April 2 the topics will be Art Journals/Zentangle Eggs and on May 7 the topic ill be Watercolor cards. The

classes are limited to the first 10 students to sign up. Registration forms are available in the school office and

must be in with payment by TODAY. Checks should be made out to Prairie Arts Council. Snacks and drinks

will be provided.

There are prom picture forms in the office. Please get one if you are interested in ordering pictures. Thanks!

The Lester Prairie Foundation for Education is now accepting donated items for this year’s Bulldog Bash. We

are looking for donations of silent and live auction items. Items such as themed gift baskets, handmade items

such as quilts, woodworking pieces, canned goods, sports tickets, gift certificates, etc. We appreciate the

continued support the school, parents and community has given us each year! Please contact Mary Otto (320-

582-5115), Kelli Machemehl (395-2844), Karla Heigl (395-9844) or Sheila Jilek (395-2186) if you have an

item you would like to donate, or drop off at LP Schools. Thanks again!

Detention will be with Mr. Machemehl the week of March 30. Detention will only be held after school on

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Juniors and Seniors, it is that time of year where colleges will be making visits to our school. Please check

outside Mrs. Mattson’s door to see which schools are visiting. Any questions see Mrs. Mattson.

The applications for the Lester Prairie Ambassador program are now available in Mrs. Mattson’s office. The

Prairie Days festival will be July 10-12th. You must have one of the three to qualify for application: live in LP,

go to LPHS, regularly attend a LP church. You must be 17 years old by the time of our festival. If you have any

questions you can email Melissa at : melissawilli@embarqmail.com

Break the Stigma 5K Run/3K Walk will be held May 2 at 9 a.m. The 5k race and 3k walk will start and end at

Good Shepherd Church, 1407 Cedar Ave. N., Glencoe. For more information, or to register, go to

http://BreaktheStigmaMcleod.blogspot.com/ or email BreaktheStigmaGlencoe@gmail.com

ATTENTION students who are driving on a Learner’s Permit. You need to be logging all of your practice

driving time on the “official” logs provided by the State. Extra copies are available outside of Mr. Bjork’s

door. You need 40 hours of practice with 15 hours at night.

Any student needing the 30 hours of Classroom Driver’s Education, the registration forms are available outside

of Mr. Bjork’s door (pink form). You must be at least 14 years old by May 25, 2015 in order to enroll in the

class. Class is limited to the first 25 students who sign up. Enrollment deadline is May 8, 2015. Cost is

$110.00. See Mr. Bjork if you have any questions.

Homework Help goes from 3:00 – 5:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays. Students in Homework Help should

have work to complete.

The next free lunch will be Wednesday, April 15.

The DNR Firearms Safety Class will be held at the Lester Prairie Sportsman’s Club from 6:30-8:30 on the

following dates: April 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 and May 5 & 7. You may register at the first class on April 7

and the cost is $7.00. If you have any questions please contact Doug Minnick at 320-395-2143 or 320-224-

5942.

Friday,

Mar

27,

2015

 

 

Time

Event

Details

Comments

11:30am-­‐

12:30pm

Baseball

-­‐

Practice

9-­‐ 12

 

 

Lester

Prairie

Gym

HT

will

practice

at

3:00

in

LP

3:15pm

Theater

-­‐

Spring

Play

Pracitice

 

 

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Stage

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday,

Mar

28,

2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday,

Mar

29,

2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

Practice

shuttle

NO

SHUTTLE

TODAY

 

3:08

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

3:20

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

3:35

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

or

city

fields

 

 

5:00

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

5:15

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

5:30

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

 

 

 

Lester Prairie school bulletin Thursday, March 26

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin March 26, 2015

Menu: Macaroni & Cheese, Mini Corn Dogs or Chicken Nuggets, Mixed Vegetables, Applesauce, Milk

Congratulations to Erik Hentges, who is a participant in the State Geography Bee, which will be held on Friday

in St. Cloud. We will be doing a send off/celebratory walk for Erik today at 2:03 (the end of 6th hour) to

congratulate him on this accomplishment. Good Luck Erik!!!!

Lester Prairie Parents for Education is having our Spring Carnival TODAY from 5:00 – 7:30. Come and enjoy

some family fun and good food!

Lester Prairie Parents for Education

Carnival

Carnival Date: Thursday, March 26, 5:00-7:30 p.m.

At the Lester Prairie School

Tickets: 2 for $1 (Tickets are 50 cents each).

Games are 1 ticket to play. Kiddie Kastle will be 3 tickets,

Cotton Candy will be 4 tickets,

and NEW THIS YEAR- OBSTACLE COURSE will be 4 tickets.

School will be dismissed at 11:30 on Friday, March 27 because it is the end of the third quarter. Elementary

students will eat lunch at school but the high school students will not be eating at school that day. Because of

Easter break, school will also be dismissed at 11:30 on Thursday, April 2. There will not be school on Friday,

April 3 and Monday, April 6.

The drama department is in need of some hangers. If you would like to donate hangers to the drama department

so clothing can be stored neatly, please bring them to the main office.

The National Honor Society will be selling cupcakes on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of next week at

lunch. Cupcakes are $1.00 each and 100% of the proceeds go to a breast cancer support group. Thank you for

your support!

The 2015 Lester Prairie Lion’s Egg Hunt will be on Saturday, April 4th at the Lester Prairie City Park. It will be

for ages 12 and under and will start promptly at 9:00 A.M.

The Girl Scout cookies sales are ending this weekend. If anyone would like to purchase any cookies, there are

some in the office or see Mrs. Smith in Rm. 145. The cost is only $4.00 a box!

Student-Athletes: The LPHT athletic department is establishing a Student-Athletic Council. This council will

help get an overall feel of the athletics in the school. This will be an opportunity to develop leadership skills

and be a voice for your peers. Any students in grades 7-11 that are interested in participating on the Student-

Athletic Council should contact Mr. Walstrom at Lester Prairie or Mrs. Ide at Holy Trinity.

Girls grades 9-12 (next school year) interested in Cheerleading for Football this next season please attend an

informational meeting on Sunday, April 19th at 3:00 p.m. in the Lester Prairie School Library. If you are unable

to attend the meeting but are interested, please contact Christine Dammann at 320-510-0909 before the April

19th meeting. Mark your calendars…. try-outs will be held Monday, May 4th at 6:30 a.m.. Please let me know if

you have any questions, thanks! Coach Christine Dammann

LP/HT Bulldog Baseball is running its annual baseball apparel sale. If you are interested in ordering any of the

newest baseball gear check out the flyers posted around school or stop in and talk to Mr. Kley! All orders need

to be in by Friday, March 27th. Thanks!

LP/HT Bulldog Baseball Coupon Cards are now available! This card is available for $20 but could possibly

save you hundreds of dollars at local businesses! Please see a LP/HT Bulldog Baseball player for more

information or stop in and talk to Mr. Kley. Hurry before we are all sold out! You cannot miss the wonderful

opportunity to help out your local businesses and baseball program! Thanks for all of your support!

The Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball Banquet will be held on Sunday, April 12 at 5:00 in the LP Gym. This event is

for all Varsity, JV and C squad players, managers and families.

Congratulations to Josh Volness and Jordan Radtke who will represent the Bulldog Boys Basketball team at the

Tim Orth Memorial Foundation Basketball Jamboree this Saturday. The event will be held at the

Glencoe/Silver Lake High School Gymnasium. The doors will open at 4 p.m. Jordan and Josh will play with

other area high school senior basketball players in a game later on that evening. For exact times and more

information, please go to www.timorthfoundation.org

Attention JV/Varsity Baseball players. Due to the Spring Carnival being held today in the gym at LP schools we

will meet in Mr. Kley’s room after school to hand out uniforms. Afterwards we will proceed to the church

parking lot for some drill work. Thanks!

Congratulations to the Future Problem Solving teams on their hard work at the FPS State Competition on

Saturday! Great work!

1st Place: (6th grade) Zach Jackson, Lexie Langenfeld, Jayden Alsleben, and Maddie Stuedemann

2nd Place: (4th grade) Kennedie Haas, Brayden Hollister, Brooke Heimerl, Tanner Scheevel

5th Place: (9th grade) Drew Jackson, Arlene Nowak, Tallon Schwantes, Emily Williams

We will have our last FPS practice this week. 7th-9th grade will meet from 7:30-8:00 Friday morning.

Please note the following change to the spring play rehearsal/practice schedule: Monday, March 30 at 7am.

These rehearsals will take place on the stage.

PROM and AFTER PROM PARTY LATE REGISTRATION

By Monday April 20 drop off completed forms and SEPARATE payments ($20 After Prom, $35 Jr Class for

prom) in an envelope labeled PROM, in the school office. You may attend after prom party even if you do not

attend prom. Extra prom and After Prom forms are available from Mrs. Mattson. Don’t miss out on this fun

filled evening for only $20. There will be a Hypnotist, Casino, Inflatable obstacle course & golf and many

carnival games along with plenty of food and beverages. Win many prizes throughout the evening plus grand

prize drawings (32 inch TVs, mini-fridges, luggage sets)!

The following students need to turn in their registration sheets ASAP. Registration sheets may be turned in at

the office. Jose Espinoza, Fabian Diaz, Barbara, Samuel Pelayo, Ben Hehr, Gerri Williamson, Quentin Mertz.

BULLDOG BASH – The LP Foundation For Education’s 10th annual Bulldog Bash will be held this year on

Friday, April 10, 2015. Tickets are available in the office.

Summer 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. If interested, there will be an umpire clinic offered on April 12th in

Waconia which will be cover the basics, how to’s and offer some hands on learning. The clinic will be no cost

to anyone interested in being an umpire. Earn some extra money and help out with the younger teams in Lester

Prairie. If you have questions or need any additional information, contact Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or

engenjeff@hotmail.com .

Helping feed our neighbors food drive~ The LP Ambassadors are challenging the elementary classrooms to a

food challenge. Whichever class brings the most food wins a short little party with snacks from the Royalty.

Please bring the food to your classrooms. We go by weight~~the heavier the better. One pound equals one

dollar. So, we will weigh the food in each classroom the last day of March! Whoever brings the most money or

food by pounds is the winner. Teachers, if you need help please contact Grace Nelson. Thank you all for

helping your communities! All the proceeds go directly to the McLeod county food shelf.

The Prairie Arts Council is hosting an art club for grades 6 and 7. The art club will meet at the art center which

is located above Angvall’s Hardware store in LP on April 2 from 3:15-4:30 and May 7th from 3:15-4:30. On

April 2 the topics will be Art Journals/Zentangle Eggs and on May 7 the topic ill be Watercolor cards. The

classes are limited to the first 10 students to sign up. Registration forms are available in the school office and

must be in with payment by Friday, March 27. Checks should be made out to Prairie Arts Council. Snacks and

drinks will be provided.

There are prom picture forms in the office. Please get one if you are interested in ordering pictures. Thanks!

The Lester Prairie Foundation for Education is now accepting donated items for this year’s Bulldog Bash. We

are looking for donations of silent and live auction items. Items such as themed gift baskets, handmade items

such as quilts, woodworking pieces, canned goods, sports tickets, gift certificates, etc. We appreciate the

continued support the school, parents and community has given us each year! Please contact Mary Otto (320-

582-5115), Kelli Machemehl (395-2844), Karla Heigl (395-9844) or Sheila Jilek (395-2186) if you have an

item you would like to donate, or drop off at LP Schools. Thanks again!

Detention will be with Mr. Machemehl the week of March 30. Detention will only be held after school on

Tuesday and before and after school on Wednesday.

Juniors and Seniors, it is that time of year where colleges will be making visits to our school. Please check

outside Mrs. Mattson’s door to see which schools are visiting. Any questions see Mrs. Mattson.

The applications for the Lester Prairie Ambassador program are now available in Mrs. Mattson’s office. The

Prairie Days festival will be July 10-12th. You must have one of the three to qualify for application: live in LP,

go to LPHS, regularly attend a LP church. You must be 17 years old by the time of our festival. If you have any

questions you can email Melissa at : melissawilli@embarqmail.com

Break the Stigma 5K Run/3K Walk will be held May 2 at 9 a.m. The 5k race and 3k walk will start and end at

Good Shepherd Church, 1407 Cedar Ave. N., Glencoe. For more information, or to register, go to

http://BreaktheStigmaMcleod.blogspot.com/ or email BreaktheStigmaGlencoe@gmail.com

ATTENTION students who are driving on a Learner’s Permit. You need to be logging all of your practice

driving time on the “official” logs provided by the State. Extra copies are available outside of Mr. Bjork’s

door. You need 40 hours of practice with 15 hours at night.

Any student needing the 30 hours of Classroom Driver’s Education, the registration forms are available outside

of Mr. Bjork’s door (pink form). You must be at least 14 years old by May 25, 2015 in order to enroll in the

class. Class is limited to the first 25 students who sign up. Enrollment deadline is May 8, 2015. Cost is

$110.00. See Mr. Bjork if you have any questions.

Homework Help goes from 3:00 – 5:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays. Students in Homework Help should

have work to complete.

The next free lunch will be Wednesday, April 15.

The DNR Firearms Safety Class will be held at the Lester Prairie Sportsman’s Club from 6:30-8:30 on the

following dates: April 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 and May 5 & 7. You may register at the first class on April 7

and the cost is $7.00. If you have any questions please contact Doug Minnick at 320-395-2143 or 320-224-

5942.

Thursday,

 

Mar

26,

2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time

Event

Details

Comments

7:00am

Theater

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Spring

Play

Pracitice

 

 

Lester

Prairie

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Stage

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Baseball

-­‐

Practice

9-­‐12

 

 

Lester

Prairie

Gym

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Softball

-­‐

Practice

9-­‐12

 

 

Lester

Prairie

High

School

 

 

3:30pm-­‐

5:30pm

Track

-­‐

Practice

 

 

Holy

Trinity

High

School

 

 

5:30pm-­‐

7:00pm

Pre

School

Registration

 

 

Media

Center

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Practice

shuttle

 

 

3:08

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

3:20

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

3:35

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

or

city

fields

 

 

5:00

Pick-­‐up

at

LP

 

 

 

5:15

Drop-­‐off/Pick-­‐up

at

HT

 

 

5:30

Drop-­‐off

at

LP

school

 

 

 

HLWW High School daily bulletin Thursday, March 26

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED – MN

LAKER BULLETIN – Thursday, March 26, 2015

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ON THE MENU: Mini Corn Dogs or Chicken Patty with Fries

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GOLF: We will plan on indoor practice at Waverly on Thursday and Friday.

 

SOFTBALL STATS: If there are one-two students interested in doing stats for softball this year, please see Mrs. Moravec in the office or talk to Chad Burau.

 

SPRING SPORT PICTURES: High School sport pictures have been RESCHEDULED to Wednesday, April 15 for track & field, baseball, softball and all spring captains. Golf pictures will take place on Monday, April 13.

 

SPEECH: Good luck to the speech team as they compete in the sub-section meet today at Kimball! Bus leaves at 2:40.

 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: The girls basketball banquet will be Sunday, March 29th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

 

METHOD TEST PREP CHALLENGE: All juniors are invited and encouraged to take place in the Method Test Prep Challenge from now until April 27. Practice and prepare for the ACT test! Here are the specifics: Junior Class Goal: Answer 15,000 questions at 50% accuracy (each question is worth a point) Bonus/Deductions: Each 1% above 50% is good for 100 points; each 1% below 50% is a deduction of 100 pts Individually: Answer 200 points to be eligible for prizes/drawings. For every additional 100 question answered your name gets entered in to the drawing again. Prizes: Fun, games and ice cream during advisory on May 5 and more to be revealed at a later date! See Ms. Sperle-Berg or Mr. Moravec for more information!

 

COSTA RICA: Any student interested in traveling to Costa Rica in the summer of 2016 should attend an informational meeting with a parent Thursday night, March 26, at 6:00 in the FACS room. Please see posters around the school, Ms. Glessing or Ms. Varner for more information.

 

LIBRARY BOOKS: Please return or renew any outstanding library books!

 

SCHOLARSHIPS: Scholarship information (available scholarships and deadlines) are available on Family Connection! Please keep checking there as new ones are added!

 

PROM: Prom will take place on Saturday, May 2nd on the Stillwater Riverboat from 7:00-11:00 pm. Grand march will take place at the high school at 4:00 pm.

 

PROM COUPONS: There are coupons available in the high school office for tuxes, flowers and garters for prom.

 

AFTER PROM: This is a non-profit organization made up of volunteer parents that fundraise during the school year in order to provide a safe place for students to go after prom. Prom is May 2, 2015 this coming year. If you are interested in helping or being involved with this committee, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller (612-590-9287 or neastmanj2218@msn.com) or Stacey Smida (612-203-9089 or staceymsmida@gmail.com)

 

PARENTS/ACTIVITY PARTICIPANTS: Reminder that if a student will not be riding the bus to or from an event they need to have a “Contest Travel Release” form filled out, signed by the parent and on file in the activities office prior to dismissal of school on the day of the contest! This form is available in the high school office and online on the school’s Activity webpage.

 

ACTIVITY SCHEDULES: To find our activity schedules online go to the HLWW district website and click on “Activities”. Then in the middle of the page click on “Activities Schedule”. That will bring up the weekly schedule for all the activities. If you would like to view a season schedule for a specific activity, then find that activity on the right-hand side, check it and click “View”. There is also an “Activity Schedule Parent Guide” under the “Forms and Links” section of the Activities page for you to reference.

 

DAILY ACTIVITY LINE: For a voice message of the daily activity contests (high school and junior high), please call 320-543-3900 ext 7. This is will updated with any cancellations, postponements, etc as soon as they are known.

 

STUDENTS: Reminder that if you are going on vacation, you need to pick up a pre-arrangement form in the office for your parents to sign. This needs to be approved by the principal before you go!

 

FITNESS CENTER HOURS: The Fitness Center is open for use Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 2:35 – 4:30pm, and Wednesday and Friday from 2:35 – 4:00 pm.

 

PARENTS & COMMUNITY MEMBERS: Would you like to receive the bulletin via email? Please send your request to rmoravec@hlww.k12.mn.us

 

 

HIGH SCHOOL LAKER ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK:

Monday 3/23

No School

Tuesday 3/24

NHS Banquet

Thursday 3/26

SPEECH @ Kimball

 

 

UPCOMING COLLEGE AND MILITARY VISITS:

3/27/2015 University of North Dakota Ashley Trdan 10:15 am Media Center

4/9/2015 Navy Irving Mendez 11:30 am Commons

5/15/2015 Navy Irving Mendez 11:30 am Commons

 

 

Holy Trinity High School March 26 announcements

WINSTED, MN – Lunch for Today: Turkey Subs, Lettuce, Pickles, Carrots, Fruit

3:30 – Track practice at HT

3:30 – SB practice at LP

3:30 – BB practice at LP

Baseball players should go to Mr. Kley’s room today after school to hand out uniforms and then proceed to the church parking lot for some drill practice.

Lester Prairie School will have an early release tomorrow so there will be no afternoon busses for Holy Trinity students who ride the Lester Prairie bus.

We will be having mass next Monday and Tuesday so mark this on your calendar so that you remember to dress up on Monday and Tuesday.

The students who are going on the Fine Arts Trip tomorrow may wear sweatpants to school.

Howard Lake School will have spring break next week so there will be NO Howard Lake busses for Holy Trinity students on Monday or Tuesday. If you ride the HL bus you will need to find your own way to and from school on Monday and Tuesday.