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Lester Prairie school bulletin Friday, April 17

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin April 17, 2015

Menu: Chicken Patty on a Bun or Fish Sandwich, Peas, Fresh Fruit, Lettuce Salad with Cucumbers, Peas, Milk

Please dismiss the Girls’ Varsity Softball players at 1:55 today for a game vs. West Lutheran. Thanks!

The last day to order your 2015 high school yearbook is Friday, April 24, 2015.

The Lester Prairie Foundation for Education would like to thank everyone who helped to make the 2015

Bulldog Bash a huge success! If you purchased a ticket, donated items, purchased items, or spread the good

word about our event, you are a part of this. Over $27,000 was our profit! This money will go towards a new

set of 30 chrome books and charging cart and also the continuation of our classroom teacher grants given out

each fall. The board members of the Foundation would like to thank everyone for their continued support of

this fun event. We look forward to next year’s Bash!

Band Students: Please get your raffle items turned in by TODAY, Friday, April 17th so tickets can be made.

Themes are 6th-8th Grade: Family Fun, 9th: Lazy Saturday, 10th:Camping/Grilling, 11th: Summer Fun, 12th:

Baking

Students in grades 5-7-Please get your registration sheets for band/choir/both into the office or Mrs. Helland.

There are extra forms in the office.

The Driver’s Ed class starting in May is FULL. No more registrations will be taken.

YOUTH BASEBALL/SOFTBALL UMPIRES.**Note date change**

Lester Prairie Youth Baseball/Softball will be offering an umpire clinic to those interested in being an umpire

for youth baseball and softball games this summer. The clinic will be on Sunday, May 3rd from 6pm to 7:30pm

and will be held at Bulldog Field by the Lester Prairie pool. This umpire clinic is required for anyone that has

not umpired before and will be a good refresher for those that have umpired in the past. The clinic will cover

the basics of umpiring youth games along with techniques, positioning and some hands on learning. This clinic

is open to girls and boys 8th grade and older. There is no fee for this clinic. A signup sheet is located in the

office. If you have any questions, please call Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or 612-309-7117 or email at

engenjeff@hotmail.com .

The 26th annual “We C.A.R.E. About Our Kids” day will be held on Saturday, April 18 at the Hutchinson Mall.

There will be ongoing activities from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. There will be a fire engine, squad car, ambulance,

horse posse, face painting, caricatures, fingerprinting with the Sheriff’s Office, parenting resources booth, Misty

Creek Ranch petting zoo, music, magician and prizes. They will also be collecting donations for the food shelf.

Lester Prairie Fire Department together with the Lester Prairie Ambassadors is sponsoring a community

breakfast April 19th from 9:00 to 12:30 at the Lester Prairie City Hall. Menu will consist of eggs, pancakes,

sausages, toast, coffee and milk. Fire Department will have equipment and displays for the public and the

Ambassadors will have pictures to look at and the Prairie Days schedule will also be available.

Grandparents’ Day will be held on Friday, May 1 for the grandparents of students in grades K-5. Grandparents

should report to the gym for the program that begins at 1:30.

Lester Prairie School is up for one of the Pennies for Patients Fun & Funky Awards on Facebook! Comment

and share for more votes to win a $25 Target Gift Card!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pennies-for-Patients-LLS-MN-ND-SD-WI/135700854337

The Lester Prairie Kid’s Depot is looking for some new items for students to use. Here is a list of things they

are looking for. Colors of duct tape, wallets/purses for playtime, markers, crayons, paint, different (board/card)

games, legos. If you are interested in donating some items to Kid’s Depot please drop them off in the Lester

Prairie School office with a note making them for Kid’s Depot. Thank you,

The Knowledge Bowl banquet will be held on Sunday, May 3 at 5:30 p.m. at Unhinged Pizza in Glencoe. The

cost of buffet is $11.99 per person. Parents/family welcome. Contact Coach Sebora if you have questions.

Coupons for Circus Pages are available in the office. The circus will be at the McLeod Co. Fairgrounds in

Hutchinson on Thursday, April 23 at 4:30 and 7:30. Coupons are for 2 free children age 14 and under per

paying adult. More information may be found at www.circuspages.com

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.

The Lester Prairie Booster Club will be opening the concession stand down at the ball fields in Lester Prairie at

most home Baseball and Softball Games. Hot Dogs, Gatorade, Water, Pop and snacks will be available. Thank

you for supporting the Booster Club.

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

Detention will be with Mrs. Klobe the week of April 20. Detention will only be held after school on Tuesday

and before and after school on Wednesday.

Please return ice packs to the office when you are done with them. Our supply is low. Thanks!

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

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

April 19th there will be a Candidate informational meeting for the LP Ambassador program. It’s a time for

questions and answers. You can get an application or turn one in. Please come if you are interested in running

for this position and for those of you who already handed in an application. City Hall at 12:30 pm- after the

fireman’s breakfast.

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.

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.

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

have work to complete.

Prom Notes:

Prom week is around the corner. The After-Prom will be decorating the stage, gym and lobby during the

following days and times. These areas are off-limits at these times:

Stage: Monday – Saturday, April 20 – 25 – All day

Gym: Wednesday – Saturday, April 22-25 – All day

Lobby: Friday – Saturday, April 24 & 25 – Friday beginning at 3:00 and all of Saturday

After Prom is looking for volunteers on Wednesday, April 22 after school to help with the prep of the gym

floor.

The After Prom decorating committee is asking that all students who have games on Friday, April 24 take all of

their belongings with them or put them in their vehicles. Please take your locker and locker room belongs with

you as you will not be able to get back in. Thank you!

After Prom is asking anyone that would like to help decorate, here are the following times:

Wednesday, April 22 – 3:00 p.m. – ?

Thursday, April 23 – 9:00 a.m. – ?

Friday, April 24 – 9:00 – ? – Gym

3:00 p.m. – ? – Lobby

If you are willing to help, we appreciate it! Please check in at the office if you are volunteering during school

hours. Thank you!

PHOTOS FOR THE GRAND MARCH VIDEO: Before Grand March a video is shown with pictures

submitted by the prom attendees. If an attendee(LPHS students only) wishes to be included, they must turn in

pictures during Prom registration (put name on pictures so they can be returned) OR preferably submit pictures

electronically to troyfeltmann@gmail.com by Friday April 17, 2015 (DEADLINE EXTENDED.) Do not

submit more than 6 pictures. Suggestions for pictures; baby/childhood, school/senior picture, pictures with

friends, family etc. A Prom DVD that will include this picture video, Grand March, Prom Banquet and some of

the After Prom Party will be available for purchase at a later date. Watch school announcements for details.

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

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 Junior Prom Committee and After Prom Committee are looking for Staff Members/adult volunteers to be in

the dunk tank at the After Prom Party. If you are interested please see Mrs. Mattson for more details. Thanks!

If anyone has some white Christmas lights that they are willing to let the Jr. Class borrow for prom, please label

them and hand them into the office. Thank you!

Friday, Apr 17, 2015

Tim

e Event Details 3:15p

m

Theater – Spring Play Practice Lester Prairie – Stage

3:30p

m

5:00p

m

Softball – Practice 9-12 Lester Prairie Bulldog Field

JV

3:30p

m

5:00p

m

Track – Practice Lester Prairie High School

3:45p

m

Softball:Girls Varsity Game Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity vs. West Lutheran @ Plymouth Creek Playfield

Bus: 2:05 LP / 2:20 HT

4:30p

m

Baseball:Boys Junior High Game Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City vs. Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity @ Lester Lions Field

4:30p

m

Baseball:Boys Varsity Game vs. Eden Valley-Watkins @ Lester Prairie – Municipal Field

4:30p

m

Baseball:Boys JV Game vs. Eden Valley-Watkins @ Winsted – Denis M. Campbell Field

4:30p

m

Softball:Girls Junior High Game Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City vs. Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity @ Winsted Field

Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

Time Event Details Theater – Spring Play Pracitice (Cancelled) Lester Prairie – Stage

08:00

am

9:30a

m

CE – Saturday Baseball Lester Prairie Gym

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

Tim

e Event Details 3:00

pm

Cheer informational meeting Media Center

3:00

pm

Trap Shooting – Trap Shoot Lester Prairie Sportsmen’s Club

Holy Trinity High School April 17 announcements

WINSTED, MN – Student council and NHS students leaving at 9:00am for their field trip.

Lunch for Today: Whole Grain Pizza Quesadilla, Salad, Fruit

3:30 – Track practice

4:00 – SB – A – West Lutheran – bus leaves at 2:20 – players excused at 2:05

4:30 – JVBB – HHT – Eden Valley-Watkins

4:30 – BB – HLP – EVW

4:30 – JHSB – HHT – ACGC

There will be a cheerleading meeting this Sunday at 3:00 at LP high school for girls in grades 9-12 who are interested in football cheerleading next year.

There are still some sophomores and juniors who need to turn in their permission slips for the vocations visit. Please get them in today.

Students going to prom have until next Wednesday to sign up by Mr. E’s room and get your permission slip turned in.

After prom party permission slips need to be signed and returned by Friday, April 24th.

Lester Prairie school bulletin Thursday, April 16

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin April 16, 2015

Menu: Beef Tacos or Chicken Fajitas or Cheese Pizza, Broccoli, Lettuce, Cheese, Salsa, Milk

Please dismiss the Girls’ Varsity Softball Players at 1:30 today for their game. Thank you!

The Track Team bus leaves at 2:35 today. Please excuse athletes at 2:25. Thank you!

The JV and Varsity baseball teams will both be playing at Enloe Park today.

The last day to order your 2015 high school yearbook is Monday, April 20, 2015.

The Lester Prairie Foundation for Education would like to thank everyone who helped to make the 2015

Bulldog Bash a huge success! If you purchased a ticket, donated items, purchased items, or spread the good

word about our event, you are a part of this. Over $27,000 was our profit! This money will go towards a new

set of 30 chrome books and charging cart and also the continuation of our classroom teacher grants given out

each fall. The board members of the Foundation would like to thank everyone for their continued support of

this fun event. We look forward to next year’s Bash!

Band Students: Please get your raffle items turned in by tomorrow, Friday, April 17th so tickets can be made.

Themes are 6th-8th Grade: Family Fun, 9th: Lazy Saturday, 10th:Camping/Grilling, 11th: Summer Fun, 12th:

Baking

Students in grades 5-7-Please get your registration sheets for band/choir/both into the office or Mrs. Helland.

There are extra forms in the office.

The state-wide tornado drill will be held TODAY at 1:45.

The Driver’s Ed class starting in May is FULL. No more registrations will be taken.

YOUTH BASEBALL/SOFTBALL UMPIRES.**Note date change**

Lester Prairie Youth Baseball/Softball will be offering an umpire clinic to those interested in being an umpire

for youth baseball and softball games this summer. The clinic will be on Sunday, May 3rd from 6pm to 7:30pm

and will be held at Bulldog Field by the Lester Prairie pool. This umpire clinic is required for anyone that has

not umpired before and will be a good refresher for those that have umpired in the past. The clinic will cover

the basics of umpiring youth games along with techniques, positioning and some hands on learning. This clinic

is open to girls and boys 8th grade and older. There is no fee for this clinic. A signup sheet is located in the

office. If you have any questions, please call Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or 612-309-7117 or email at

engenjeff@hotmail.com .

The 26th annual “We C.A.R.E. About Our Kids” day will be held on Saturday, April 18 at the Hutchinson Mall.

There will be ongoing activities from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. There will be a fire engine, squad car, ambulance,

horse posse, face painting, caricatures, fingerprinting with the Sheriff’s Office, parenting resources booth, Misty

Creek Ranch petting zoo, music, magician and prizes. They will also be collecting donations for the food shelf.

Lester Prairie Fire Department together with the Lester Prairie Ambassadors is sponsoring a community

breakfast April 19th from 9:00 to 12:30 at the Lester Prairie City Hall. Menu will consist of eggs, pancakes,

sausages, toast, coffee and milk. Fire Department will have equipment and displays for the public and the

Ambassadors will have pictures to look at and the Prairie Days schedule will also be available.

Grandparents’ Day will be held on Friday, May 1 for the grandparents of students in grades K-5. Grandparents

should report to the gym for the program that begins at 1:30.

Lester Prairie School is up for one of the Pennies for Patients Fun & Funky Awards on Facebook! Comment

and share for more votes to win a $25 Target Gift Card!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pennies-for-Patients-LLS-MN-ND-SD-WI/135700854337

The Lester Prairie Kid’s Depot is looking for some new items for students to use. Here is a list of things they

are looking for. Colors of duct tape, wallets/purses for playtime, markers, crayons, paint, different (board/card)

games, legos. If you are interested in donating some items to Kid’s Depot please drop them off in the Lester

Prairie School office with a note making them for Kid’s Depot. Thank you,

The Knowledge Bowl banquet will be held on Sunday, May 3 at 5:30 p.m. at Unhinged Pizza in Glencoe. The

cost of buffet is $11.99 per person. Parents/family welcome. Contact Coach Sebora if you have questions.

Coupons for Circus Pages are available in the office. The circus will be at the McLeod Co. Fairgrounds in

Hutchinson on Thursday, April 23 at 4:30 and 7:30. Coupons are for 2 free children age 14 and under per

paying adult. More information may be found at www.circuspages.com

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.

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.

The Lester Prairie Booster Club will be opening the concession stand down at the ball fields in Lester Prairie at

most home Baseball and Softball Games. Hot Dogs, Gatorade, Water, Pop and snacks will be available. Thank

you for supporting the Booster Club.

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

Detention will be with Mrs. Klobe the week of April 20. Detention will only be held after school on Tuesday

and before and after school on Wednesday.

Please return ice packs to the office when you are done with them. Our supply is low. Thanks!

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

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

April 19th there will be a Candidate informational meeting for the LP Ambassador program. It’s a time for

questions and answers. You can get an application or turn one in. Please come if you are interested in running

for this position and for those of you who already handed in an application. City Hall at 12:30 pm- after the

fireman’s breakfast.

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.

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.

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

have work to complete.

Prom Notes:

Prom week is around the corner. The After-Prom will be decorating the stage, gym and lobby during the

following days and times. These areas are off-limits at these times:

Stage: Monday – Saturday, April 20 – 25 – All day

Gym: Wednesday – Saturday, April 22-25 – All day

Lobby: Friday – Saturday, April 24 & 25 – Friday beginning at 3:00 and all of Saturday

After Prom is looking for volunteers on Wednesday, April 22 after school to help with the prep of the gym

floor.

The After Prom decorating committee is asking that all students who have games on Friday, April 24 take all of

their belongings with them or put them in their vehicles. Please take your locker and locker room belongs with

you as you will not be able to get back in. Thank you!

After Prom is asking anyone that would like to help decorate, here are the following times:

Wednesday, April 22 – 3:00 p.m. – ?

Thursday, April 23 – 9:00 a.m. – ?

Friday, April 24 – 9:00 – ? – Gym

3:00 p.m. – ? – Lobby

If you are willing to help, we appreciate it! Please check in at the office if you are volunteering during school

hours. Thank you!

PHOTOS FOR THE GRAND MARCH VIDEO: Before Grand March a video is shown with pictures

submitted by the prom attendees. If an attendee(LPHS students only) wishes to be included, they must turn in

pictures during Prom registration (put name on pictures so they can be returned) OR preferably submit pictures

electronically to troyfeltmann@gmail.com by Friday April 17, 2015 (DEADLINE EXTENDED.) Do not

submit more than 6 pictures. Suggestions for pictures; baby/childhood, school/senior picture, pictures with

friends, family etc. A Prom DVD that will include this picture video, Grand March, Prom Banquet and some of

the After Prom Party will be available for purchase at a later date. Watch school announcements for details.

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

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 Junior Prom Committee and After Prom Committee are looking for Staff Members/adult volunteers to be in

the dunk tank at the After Prom Party. If you are interested please see Mrs. Mattson for more details. Thanks!

If anyone has some white Christmas lights that they are willing to let the Jr. Class borrow for prom, please label

them and hand them into the office. Thank you!

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015

Time Event Details Comments

07:00am Theater – Spring Play

Practice

Lester Prairie -

Stage

3:30pm Softball – Practice 9-12 Lester Prairie -

Lions Field

JV practice

5:30pm

 

 

 

 

 

4:00pm Track & Field: Varsity

Meet

Lester

Prairie/Holy

Trinity vs. Howard

Lake-Waverly-

Winsted @

Howard Lake-

Waverly-Winsted

H.S.

2:35

LP

/

2:45

HT

 

4:15pm

Baseball:Boys

JV

Game

 

Lester

Prairie/Holy

Trinity

vs.

PACT

Charter

@

Central

Park

Ramsey

 

 

 

4:15pm

Baseball:Boys

Varsity

Game

 

Lester

Prairie/Holy

Trinity

vs.

PACT

Charter

@

Enloe

Park

Bus:

1:45

LP

/

2:00

HT

 

4:15pm

Softball:Girls

Junior

High

Game

 

 

Maple

Lake

vs.

Lester

Prairie/Holy

Trinity

@

Lester

Prairie

-­‐

Lions

Field

 

 

 

4:15pm

Softball:Girls

Varsity

Game

 

Lester

Prairie/Holy

Trinity

vs.

PACT

Charter

@

The

Draw

Bus:

1:45

LP

/

2:00

HT

4:30pm

Baseball:Boys

Junior

High

Game

 

 

Maple

Lake

@

Maple

Lake

High

School

Bus:

3:20

LP

/

3:30

HT

6:30pm

D.A.R.E.

Graduation

 

 

 

Lester

Prairie

Gym

 

 

8:30pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HLWW High School daily bulletin Thursday, April 16

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED – MN

LAKER BULLETIN – Thursday, April 16, 2015

*******************

ON THE MENU: Sloppy Joe and Mini Corn Dog

*******************

SOFTBALL: The softball teams play at Rockford tonight at 4:30. Bus leaves at 2:40.

 

BASEBALL: The baseball teams have home games tonight against Rockford beginning at 4:30. Varsity plays in Winsted.

 

BOYS GOLF: The boys golf team has a meet at Kimball tonight. Bus leaves at 2:40.

 

TRACK: The track and field team has a home invite tonight beginning at 4:00.

 

SPRING PLAY: April rehearsal schedules are available in the high school office. Performances will be next Thursday and Friday, April 24 and 25th at 7:30 pm at the high school auditorium!

 

SPEECH: Jackson Triplett will be representing HLWW at the State Speech Tournament tomorrow. Good luck, Jackson! The tournament is at Lakeville North High School and first round begins at 10:15. The bus will leave the high

YEARBOOK: The time has passed for Mr. Smith to order additional yearbooks if necessary. That means if you have not ordered your yearbook yet and want to guarantee you get one, you should order it today…EXTRAS CAN NO LONGER BE ORDERED. The remaining books will be on a first come, first serve basis and there are not many left. You can pay half now and half when the books arrive.

 

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!

 

PROM PACKETS: Packets are in the high school office. The deadline to have all your forms and money turned in is this Friday! 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.

 

AFTER PROM: Deadline for After Prom sign up is this Friday! It is $15.00 per person and will be held at AirMaxx Trampoline Park in Eden Prairie from 12:00am – 3:00 am on May 2nd following Prom. You do not have to go to Prom to attend. Information is in the Prom packets. You can drop your completed forms with payment in the office anytime or there will be sign up in the commons on Thursday, April 16 @ 7:30 am and Friday, April 17 during lunch. Please contact Nancy Decker-Miller @ 612-590-9287 or Stacey Smida @ 612-203-9089 with any questions.

PROM PICTURES: The sign-up for pictures with His Image Photography in now posted in the high school office. Picture forms are due by Friday, April 24!

 

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

 

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

 

AFTER PROM COMMITTEE: 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.

 

SUMMER STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING: The 2015 Summer Strength and Conditioning Program is for HLWW students entering 7-12th grade. The one-hour sessions will take place Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings in June and July at the high school track and weight room. More info and registration forms are located in the high school office and on the Activity page of the HLWW website. Session preference will be given in order of when the registration forms and payment are turned in.

 

FITNESS CENTER HOURS: The Fitness Center is open for use after school Monday-Friday from 2:35 – 4:15 pm and Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings from 6:30 – 7:30 am. The final day the weight room will be open this spring is next Wednesday, April 22! The equipment is being moved out for remodeling this spring.

 

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:

Thursday 4/16

SOFTBALL @ Rockford

BASEBALL @ Home

TRACK @ Home

BOYS GOLF @ Kimball

Friday 4/17

BASEBALL @ Litchfield

SOFTBALL DH @ Home

SPEECH @ State

 

 

UPCOMING COLLEGE AND MILITARY VISITS:

4/15/2015 U of M – Crookston Alisha Aasness 9:00 am Media Center

4/16/2015 Alexandria Tech. and Comm. College Angie Pederson 10:45 am Media Center

5/13/2015 Army Sgt. Batchman 11:30 am Commons

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

 

Mayer Lutheran High School April 16 announcements

MAYER, MN – Thursday, April 16 –Lunch Sesame Chicken & Rice – Severe Weather Awareness Drill – 1:45 PM

10:38 Chapel Slot & Academic Time – Leadership Follow-up (Same Locations as Wednesday)

4th Hour – STRIVE in the bandroom

Noon – 8:00 PM – St. Johns Chaska using the F.A. Center

4:00 – Girls V Golf vs Southwest Christian @ ShadowBrooke

4:00 – Varsity Track @ St. Croix Lutheran H.S. – excuse at 1:50 – leave @ 2:00 (note this change from the memo)

4:30 – C & B Baseball @ New Germany City Park

5:00 – V Baseball @ MLHS

6-9 – Knights Practice

6:00 – V Softball vs Jordan @ MLHS

MLHS is hosting a track meet on Tuesday April 21. Tim Bierbaum is looking for volunteers to work the meet. If you are interested contact him at 952-657-2251×1217 or by email at tbierbaum@LHSmayer.org and let him know where you would like to work. See you at the track!

Reminders were sent out for lunch money. If you have money in your back pack or pockets…please bring it to Mrs. Jopp in the office. Thank you.

Registration forms for PROM can be picked up from either Mr. Gustin or Mrs. Kelzer. Each student attending PROM or Post Prom needs to fill one out. All forms are due tomorrow Friday, April 17.

Seniors: The bulletin board is up! I need you to stop by my office with a senior picture and information about where you will be going next fall. Thanks, Mrs. Kelzer

Baseball teams are looking for statistician’s at all three levels. See Mr. Lane or Mr. Masters if you have questions.

Tickets for the Remedy Drive Concert will be available in the lunch line or from Belle, Andrew, Lauren, Amanda Trost, Amanda Thompson and Erin.

Senior Parent Information:

Early this week a letter was sent out with a return envelope to return the information on your senior’s plans for the coming year.

Name of Colleges/Universities and the amount of Financial Assistance from each source. Thank you for your reply to this information as we put together information for the Awards Assembly and Graduation. Just a reminder, that this information is used collectively, NOT individually. Please return this no later than May 1.

Important Parent Information for those student drivers!

Supplemental Parent Class, Thursday, April 23rd. www.dsdrivingschoolwest.com

This class is available to all DS driving school student’s parents. This class keeps with new MN State Law and if take will decrease your students drive hours from 50 to 40.

Teen Driver Safety Parent Awareness Class – Thursday, April 23rd 6:30-8 p.m. Hosted by DS Driving School in the Shephard of the Hill Presbyterian Church, 145 Engler Blvd. Chaska, MN 55318

Lester Prairie school bulletin Wednesday, April 15

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin April 15, 2015

Menu: Pancakes or Waffles or Egg and Cheese Omelet & Bread, Ham or Sausage Patty, Applesauce and

Orange Juice, Milk

The next free lunch will be TODAY and is sponsored by Harvest Community Church, Berean Baptist Church

and will be held at the Prairie Community Church. Taco Salads will be served.

Junior high softball practice won’t start until 3:45 today.

The Lester Prairie Foundation for Education would like to thank everyone who helped to make the 2015

Bulldog Bash a huge success! If you purchased a ticket, donated items, purchased items, or spread the good

word about our event, you are a part of this. Over $27,000 was our profit! This money will go towards a new

set of 30 chrome books and charging cart and also the continuation of our classroom teacher grants given out

each fall. The board members of the Foundation would like to thank everyone for their continued support of

this fun event. We look forward to next year’s Bash!

Band Students: Please get your raffle items turned in by this Friday, April 17th so tickets can be made. Themes

are 6th-8th Grade: Family Fun, 9th: Lazy Saturday, 10th:Camping/Grilling, 11th: Summer Fun, 12th: Baking

Students in grades 5-7-Please get your registration sheets for band/choir/both into the office or Mrs. Helland.

There are extra forms in the office.

The state-wide tornado drill will be held on Thursday, April 16 at 1:45.

YOUTH BASEBALL/SOFTBALL UMPIRES.

Lester Prairie Youth Baseball/Softball will be offering an umpire clinic to those interested in being an umpire

for youth baseball and softball games this summer. The clinic will be on Sunday, April 26th from 6pm to

7:30pm and will be held at Bulldog Field by the Lester Prairie pool. This umpire clinic is required for anyone

that has not umpired before and will be a good refresher for those that have umpired in the past. The clinic will

cover the basics of umpiring youth games along with techniques, positioning and some hands on learning. This

clinic is open to girls and boys 8th grade and older. There is no fee for this clinic. A signup sheet is located in

the office. If you have any questions, please call Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or 612-309-7117 or email at

engenjeff@hotmail.com .

The Junior Prom Committee and After Prom Committee are looking for Staff Members/adult volunteers to be in

the dunk tank at the After Prom Party. If you are interested please see Mrs. Mattson for more details. Thanks!

If anyone has some white Christmas lights that they are willing to let the Jr. Class borrow for prom, please label

them and hand them into the office. Thank you!

The 26th annual “We C.A.R.E. About Our Kids” day will be held on Saturday, April 18 at the Hutchinson Mall.

There will be ongoing activities from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. There will be a fire engine, squad car, ambulance,

horse posse, face painting, caricatures, fingerprinting with the Sheriff’s Office, parenting resources booth, Misty

Creek Ranch petting zoo, music, magician and prizes. They will also be collecting donations for the food shelf.

Lester Prairie Fire Department together with the Lester Prairie Ambassadors is sponsoring a community

breakfast April 19th from 9:00 to 12:30 at the Lester Prairie City Hall. Menu will consist of eggs, pancakes,

sausages, toast, coffee and milk. Fire Department will have equipment and displays for the public and the

Ambassadors will have pictures to look at and the Prairie Days schedule will also be available.

Lester Prairie School is up for one of the Pennies for Patients Fun & Funky Awards on Facebook! Comment

and share for more votes to win a $25 Target Gift Card!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pennies-for-Patients-LLS-MN-ND-SD-WI/135700854337

The Lester Prairie Kid’s Depot is looking for some new items for students to use. Here is a list of things they

are looking for. Colors of duct tape, wallets/purses for playtime, markers, crayons, paint, different (board/card)

games, legos. If you are interested in donating some items to Kid’s Depot please drop them off in the Lester

Prairie School office with a note making them for Kid’s Depot. Thank you,

The Knowledge Bowl banquet will be held on Sunday, May 3 at 5:30 p.m. at Unhinged Pizza in Glencoe. The

cost of buffet is $11.99 per person. Parents/family welcome. Contact Coach Sebora if you have questions.

Coupons for Circus Pages are available in the office. The circus will be at the McLeod Co. Fairgrounds in

Hutchinson on Thursday, April 23 at 4:30 and 7:30. Coupons are for 2 free children age 14 and under per

paying adult. More information may be found at www.circuspages.com

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.

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.

The Lester Prairie Booster Club will be opening the concession stand down at the ball fields in Lester Prairie at

most home Baseball and Softball Games. Hot Dogs, Gatorade, Water, Pop and snacks will be available. Thank

you for supporting the Booster Club.

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!

Detention will be with Mr. Walstrom the week of April 13. Detention will only be held after school on Tuesday

and before and after school on Wednesday.

PHOTOS FOR THE GRAND MARCH VIDEO: Before Grand March a video is shown with pictures

submitted by the prom attendees. If an attendee(LPHS students only) wishes to be included, they must turn in

pictures during Prom registration (put name on pictures so they can be returned) OR preferably submit pictures

electronically to troyfeltmann@gmail.com by Friday April 17, 2015 (DEADLINE EXTENDED.) Do not

submit more than 6 pictures. Suggestions for pictures; baby/childhood, school/senior picture, pictures with

friends, family etc. A Prom DVD that will include this picture video, Grand March, Prom Banquet and some of

the After Prom Party will be available for purchase at a later date. Watch school announcements for details.

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

Please return ice packs to the office when you are done with them. Our supply is low. Thanks!

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)!

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.

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

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

April 19th there will be a Candidate informational meeting for the LP Ambassador program. It’s a time for

questions and answers. You can get an application or turn one in. Please come if you are interested in running

for this position and for those of you who already handed in an application. City Hall at 12:30 pm- after the

fireman’s breakfast.

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.

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015

Time Event Details Comments

3:30pm Baseball – Practice 9-12 Lester Prairie -

Municipal Field

Picture Day

3:30pm Baseball – Practice JH Lester Prairie

High School

Picture Day

3:30pm Softball – Practice 9-12 Lester Prairie -

Lions Field

Picture Day

3:45pm Softball – Practice JH Lester Prairie -

Veterans field

3:30pm Track – Practice Lester Prairie

High School

Picture Day

 

 

 

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