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Mayer Lutheran High School Feb. 27 announcements

MAYER, MN – Lunch: Spaghetti w/meat sauce & Bread Sticks

10:38 – Chapel – P & W

10:53-11:09 – Academic Period

10:53 – 11:09 – Mission Trip Mtg. for Faculty & students interested in next year’s trip F.A. Center

3-6 PM – GBB Practice

Students or faculty who might be interested in being a part of next year’s mission trip to ElPaso/Juarez through Ysleta Lutheran Mission, please remain after chapel today, Friday, Feb. 27 for a brief Meeting during Academic Period.

On Monday, March 2 the GBB team sub-section play is here at MLHS. If you would be able to work in the concession stand that evening, please call the office. Two families would be great. Call Mrs. Jopp at 952-657-2251 ext. 1001. Thank you so much.

Want to add your own pictures to the yearbook? Download the “ReplayIt” app to your phone. The yearbook group is looking for pictures that cover all aspects of your school life. Once the app is installed, sharing pictures is only a click away! Try it out!

A representative from Gustvus will be here on Tuesday, March 3 @ a 11 am to visit with any interested juniors or seniors. See Mrs. Kelzer or the main office for a pass.

Driver Education Class will start on Monday, March 1 here at MLHS. Classes will be held in room 109. Time 3:00 – 6:00 PM. If you have not signed up and still wish to, please call DS Driving School. 952-942-9999.

Spring Sports:

Captains Practice for Track begins, Monday March 2

Regular practice starts Monday, March 9

Sign up on Mr. Bierbaum’s Office door to participate in Track.

Softball Captains Practice begins next week, March 2 after school from 3-4 PM. Questions please see Rebecca Gaida or Cailey Benkowski.

QBKB team members attending the Bible Bowl this Saturday at Concordia St. Paul should be here in time for their 7:30 departure Saturday morning.

Yearbook Information! The yearbook deadline is this Saturday!!! Order your yearbook at Jostensyearbooks.com.

Senior’s please send your senior pictures to Mr. McClintock’s email address. All you need to do is send the digital image. If you have any questions please ask Mr. McClintock or Mrs. Martin.

Ridgeview Sports Performance Camp @ MLHS. Information can be picked up by the office window. Dates are Jue 8th – July 25th. Time 8:30 – 10:30 AM. Cost $190.00 (or $170.00 if paid before May 1st ). Information is also available from Mr. Bierbaum’s office or by calling Jessica Hess at 952-442-7853 or Ridgeview Sports Medicine.

Reminder to check Moodle for all Scholarship information.

Holy Trinity High School Feb. 27 announcements

WINSTED, MN – Lunch for today: Nachos/Cheese Yogurt, Carrot/Celery Sticks, Fruit

2:00 – Stations of the Cross

3:30 – GBB practice

7:45 – BBB – A – LeSuer-Henderson – player’s bus leaves at 4:30

You can still sign up for the fan bus until noon today. Cost of the bus is $5.00 and the bus will leave at 6:00 so please be here by 5:50.

Also remember that if you ride down on the bus you must come home on the bus unless you are leaving with a parent from the game and then your parent must let the chaperone know that your parent is taking you.

The game will be broadcast on KDUZ AM 1260 Radio.

Students in grades 10-12 who are interested in ordering a class ring can pick up a packet from the office. You can now order online. If you are going to order a ring, please do so as soon as possible.

Lester Prairie school bulletin Thursday, Feb. 26

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin Feb. 26, 2015 Menu: Spaghetti with Meat or Plain Sauce or Cheesy Breadsticks and Yogurt, Coleslaw, Green Beans, Applesauce, Garlic Bread, Milk Congratulations to our wrestlers. They had a great weekend at the individual section tournament. Special congratulations to Brandon Richter, Nate Tesch and Nick Brelje who advanced to the state tournament which will take place this coming Friday and Saturday with the first round for AA beginning at 1:00 PM Friday. There will be a FAN BUS to the State Wrestling meet on Friday. Bus time is 11:00 LP. Cost is $5. Deadline to sign-up is 3:00pm Thursday. Congratulations to the Bulldog Boys’ Basketball team on their victory in the section playoff game Tuesday night. The Bulldogs upset the #3 seed New Ulm Cathedral with a 58-50 victory! Great effort by everyone. The boys will now play Springfield on Friday at LeSueur-Henderson at 7:45. GO BULLDOGS! There will be a FAN BUS to the boys’ basketball game on Friday. Bus times are: 6:00 HT 6:15 LP. Cost is $5. Deadline to sign-up is 12:00pm Friday. The girls’ basketball team will host MVL on Monday, March 2nd at 7:00pm for their first round section playoff game. There will be pep band for the girls game Monday March 2nd. Please be on stage by 6:25 for the 7pm game. The spring sports meeting is on Sunday, March 8th at 7:00 p.m. at Lester Prairie High School. Track: There will be Captain’s Practice on Monday at 3:30 at HT. Anyone who is interested in coaching youth soccer should call Blaine Walstrom, Athletic Director and Youth Community Ed. Director Thank-you to all students who auditioned for the spring play. I will have the cast list finalized by Monday, March 2 and rehearsals will begin Tuesday, March 10 in Room 1477 (Ms. Olson’s room) at 3 pm. Everyone who auditioned will get a part. Please pay your participation fee to Kelly Elling in the office – $25 if you are in other activities/sports or $40, and bring the receipt to me. This fee must be paid by March 10. Students on stage crew do not have to pay a fee. The cast list will be posted in the announcements and on the door by my room. If you have questions, please see Ms. Olson. The Book fair is coming next week during conferences on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-7:30pm. Be sure to stop by and find some new books to enjoy! The Varsity Sub-Regional Knowledge Bowl Meet is on Monday, March 2 at McCray and the bus will leave at 7:20 a.m. from LP. Participants remember to get your pink slips. More information to follow regarding end of the season banquet. Title I/EL Bingo Night: Families and friends of the Title I and EL Programs are invited to a potluck meal and bingo! There will also be activities for children under the age of 4, provided by Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE). TONIGHT, February 26 at 5:45-7:00 PM in the LP Cafeteria -What to bring: Bring a dish to pass for the potluck. Drinks, plates and utensils will be provided. February is I Love to Read Month!!! Reminder to all 6th-12th Graders – when you check out, read, and return library books this month you can enter a drawing for a free book at the BookFair coming in March! The Junior and Senior Prom and the After Prom party are Saturday April 25, 2015 Prom is $35.00 and After Prom is $20.00. It is not required that you attend both (but you should!) Registration will be Tuesday March 17 and Wednesday March 18 from 7:40-8:10 a.m in the LPHS lobby Look for registration, prom and party information in the mail the week of March 2(sent to your address on file with the school) Lester Prairie Parents for Education is having our Spring Carnival on Thurs. March 26 from 5:00 – 7:30. As you are aware it takes many volunteers to put this together. If you are available to help with setup from 4:00 – 5:15, working a game either 5:00-6:30 or 6:30-8:00, or cleanup from 7:30-8:15. please email Cheryl Bayerl at cherylbayerl@lp.k12.mn.us or call 320-395-2966 or 320-420-4218. Thanks in advance for your help!! SUMMER YOUTH BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL-Registration nights for the 2015 season will be held Tuesday March 3rd from 4pm to 7:00pm and Thursday March 5th from 4pm to 7:00pm in the Lester Prairie High School lobby. Registration forms were sent home with all elementary students. Forms for older kids are available in the school office. If you are unable to make it to one of the registration nights, please drop off your completed registration forms at the school office. Reminder** Registration deadline is March 20th.** If you have any questions, contact Jeff Engen at 320-395-9839 or engenjeff@hotmail.com. New Species are Ready to be Discovered Parents, members of the school board, and other teachers are cordially invited to join the Big History class on Wednesday, March 4th at 12:00 pm for the presentation of their newly invented species. These presentations will be the culminating portion of a Project-based learning activity about how and/or why animals would evolve certain characteristics. There will be three presentations, 8 minutes each, each followed by short Q&A session. The students have been working hard and would love to have an audience! Reminder to the 10-12th graders….How is the sale of your raffle tickets going? Do you need more? I have plenty yet for you to sell more. Please contact Kim Weinzierl if you need more. Also, as you sell and have them ready, you can turn your everything in to either the office or Kim by March 4th. The raffle will be drawn on Monday, March 9th. If you are not going to sell your tickets please also turn that in so that we have an accurate count. Conferences will be held on Tuesday, March 3 and Thursday, March 5 from 3:30 to 7:30. Elementary students should have brought home a slip with their scheduled conference time on it. High School conferences will be held in the teacher classrooms on both nights and there are no scheduled appointments so parents should just go to the classrooms. Due to her part-time status, Mrs. Helland will only be available for conferences on Tuesday. Students in Grades 8-11 that did not receive registration forms should see Mrs. Mattson. Thank you! 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. The next Prom meeting – Monday, March 9th at 6:30 pm in Bulldog Central. Parents, if anyone has pictures from the Futures Hoopsters/Autograph basketball night we would love to have you share them with us. We will use them for the school website and a write-up in the Herald Journal. You can drop off printed pictures in the Lester Prairie School office or email electronic copies to: walstrom@lp.k12.mn.us 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. Homework Help goes from 3:00 – 5:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays. Students in Homework Help should have work to complete. Detention will be with Mr. Heiraas the week of March 2. Detention will only be held after school on Tuesday and before and after school on Wednesday. Open gym time has been changed. Sunday open gym will now be from 2:00-3:30. There will not be school on Friday, March 6. 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. Parents 4 Education is in need of round plastic ice cream buckets with lids for the spring carnival. Please drop your donations at the office. Thank you! The next free lunch for junior and senior high students will be Wed., March 11. The National Honor Society is selling suckers during lunch today for 50¢ each. All proceeds will go towards Pennies for Patients. Pennies for Patients Totals: Preschool K-Kramer K-Smith 1-Murphy 1-Brandel 2-Bayerl 2-Roth 43.82 36.33 115.31 34.16 49.65 118.93 125.05 3-Anderberg 3-Edlund 4-Kley 4/5-Kraemer 5-Houg 160.56 110.44 194.65 42.10 38.51 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th Suckers Cupcakes 69.92 54.05 9.43 12.78 14.40 104.50 47.65 $302.53 $81.45 Elementary Total High School Total Grand Total $1,102.25 $312.73 $1,798.96 Thursday,  Feb  26,  2015       Time   Event   Details   Comments   3:30pm-­‐  5:30pm   Basketball  -­‐  Practice  9-­‐12   Girls       Lester  Prairie  Gym       3:30pm-­‐  5:30pm   Basketball  -­‐  Practice  Boys   JV/Varsity       Holy  Trinity  Gym       5:30pm-­‐  7:00pm   EL/Title  Activity  Night        Cafeteria       6:00pm-­‐  7:00pm   CE  -­‐  Zumba  Class       (Cancelled)   Cafeteria       6:15pm-­‐  8:00pm   CE  -­‐  Basketball  Practice        Lester  Prairie  Gym   6th  grade  boys           Practice  Shuttle  Times  -­  1st  Trip  Only     3:08  -­‐  Pick  up  at  Lester  Prairie       3:20  -­‐  Drop  off  /  Pick  up  at  Holy  Trinity       3:35  -­‐  Drop  off  at  Lester  Prairie       BULLDOG BOYS BASKETBALL Second Round Playoff Game Friday, February 27, 2015 7:45 p.m. – LeSueur High School Gym *The boys have received the #6 seed in Section 2A North. They defeated #2 seed New Ulm Cathedral in the first round game on Tuesday Night. They now face Springfield at LeSueur Henderson High School on Friday night. *Let’s reward their dedication and hard work with a great crowd at the game on Friday Night! *Show your Bulldog Pride and attend the game! GO BULLDOGS!!

HLWW High School daily bulletin Thursday, Feb. 26

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED – MN

LAKER BULLETIN – Thursday, February 26, 2015

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

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BOYS BASKETBALL: The varsity boys basketball team has its first playoff game TONIGHT at Providence Academy at 7:00 pm.

 

WRESTLING: Garrett Schanus wrestles at State tomorrow morning at 11:00! If you are planning on going to watch you need to pick up a permission form from the high school office (or online) and return it signed by Friday morning. Transportation is on your own. Good luck, Garrett!

 

GYMNASTICS: The gymnastics banquet will be on Tuesday, March 3 at 6:00 pm at the Middle School.

 

CLAY TARGET: Students that have signed up for clay target, please check your school email for information to complete the registration process. Your fee needs to be paid to Mrs. Moravec in the high school office and you must have a current sports physical on file. Students still interested in getting on the list, please see Mr. Schmidt.

 

GOLF: There will be a golf informational/sign-up meeting in Mrs. Thrall’s classroom at the Middle School TODAY at 2:50! Send her or Mr. Goudy an email if you have any questions before that: bthrall@hlww.k12.mn.us or jgoudy@hlww.k12.mn.us

 

FFA WEEK: This week is FFA appreciation week. The lunch activity today is the pig skin toss and the hay bale toss. Also reminder that the FFA Appreciation Lunch is tomorrow in the ag department!

 

SENIOR GRADUATION PACKETS: There are extra graduation packets available in the high school office if you still haven’t ordered your cap and gown.

 

ACTIVITY ACADEMIC ELIGIBILTY: Next Monday, March 2, during Laker break there will be a meeting in the auditorium for all athletic/activity participants in grades 9-11. There will be a new activity academic eligibility policy in effect next school year that will be explained. If you would like a copy of it, it can be found on the Activity page of the HLWW website under “Forms and Links”. There are also hard copies in the high school office that students can pick up.

 

DRIVER’S EDUCATION: Driver Education spring session B deadline is Monday, March 2. Forms are available in the High School office, Community Education office or on the school website under Community Education click on Youth Activities.

 

SUMMER SOFTBALL/BASEBALL: Registration for HLWW summer softball and baseball will take place on Monday, March 2nd from 6:00-7:30 at the HLWW High School Commons. The summer traveling softball program is open to all girls ages 9-16. The registration deadline is March 30th. If you have any softball questions, call Justin Niesen at 612-207-1251 or email justin@fivestaroi.com

 

TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY: Attention students in grades 9-11: Interested in travel? Interested in service? Then consider signing up to travel to Ecuador in Summer 2016!! An informational meeting will be held next Monday, March 2nd at 6:00 pm. For more information, see Mrs. Glessing or Mrs. Goerdt

 

SENIORS: A reminder, if you are applying for scholarships, this is the last week to request letters of application from your teachers. You must contact them by March 1st if you want a letter written. You should also contact your community reference by the end of the week. You need ONE recommendation from a teacher — and one recommendation from a community or church member WHO IS NOT A TEACHER AND NOT A COACH. Application forms for all the local Community Scholarships are available from Mrs. Thompson in the Counseling Office. (This includes Form B for the Memorial Scholarships, and special forms for the Lions Club Scholarships, Legion Scholarships, and the Auxiliary Scholarships). All forms and Letters of Recommendation must be completed and turned in by 3:00 on THURSDAY, MARCH 19! Late forms will not be accepted.

**Application forms for the Wright-Hennepin Electric Scholarship are also available in the counseling office. These forms are due by 3:00 Thursday March 12th.

**Application forms for the Waconia, Buffalo, and Glencoe Hospital Scholarships are due by 3:00 Thurs March 12th.

 

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

 

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

 

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.

 

AFTER PROM: The next meeting will be Tuesday, March 10 at 6:30 pm in the high school commons. 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 & 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 2/23

HS Conferences

Tuesday 2/24

GBB @ Foley

Wed. 2/25

KB @ Litchfield

Thursday 2/26

BBB @ Providence Academy

Friday 2/27

GBB @ Maple Lake

Saturday 2/28

SPEECH @ Maple Lake

 

UPCOMING COLLEGE AND MILITARY VISITS:

3/12/2015 Navy Irving Mendez 11:30 am Commons

3/19/2015 Ridgewater – Hutchinson Jill Traut 8:30 am Media Center

3/19/2015 Univ. of Wisc – River Falls Jennifer Sell 9:36 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 Feb. 26 announcements

WINSTED, MN – Lunch for Today: Hot Ham & Cheese, Peas, Fruit

There will be Senior High Knowledge today during lunch in Mrs. Simmons room.

3:30- GBB practice at LP

3:30- BBB practice at HT

Sophomores need to turn their Ipads in at the end of the day today and please make sure that they are charged.

The high school will have stations tomorrow at 2:00.

There will be a fan bus going to the boy’s game tomorrow night to LeSuer-Henderson. Bus leaves Holy Trinity at 6:00 – cost of the bus is $5.00. Please sign up at the office by noon on Friday. We would like to see a bus load of HT kids going – show your school spirit and cheer the boys onto victory!

The boy’s basketball game on Friday night will be broadcast on KDUZ AM 1260 radio.

There will be track captains practice on Monday in the cafeteria after school.

Mayer Lutheran High School Feb. 26 announcements

MAYER, MN – Lunch: Chicken Nuggets, Mashed Potatoes w/Gravy

10:38 – Koinonia

10:53-11:09 – Academic Period

6/7:30 – GBB vs St. Peter @ MLHS

Driver Education Class will start on Monday, March 1 here at MLHS. Classes will be held in room 109. Time 3:00 – 6:00 PM. If you have not signed up and still wish to, please call DS Driving School. 952-942-9999.

Spring Sports:

Captains Practice for Track begins, Monday March 2

Regular practice starts Monday, March 9

Sign up on Mr. Bierbaum’s Office door to participate in Track.

On Monday, March 2 the GBB team Sub-section play is here at MLHS. If you would be able to work in the concession stand that evening, please call the office. Two families would be great. Call Mrs. Jopp at 952-657-2251 ext. 1001. Thank you so much.

Congratulations to the JV A team who finished in 2nd place in the conference season standings after yesterday’s final match. Team members include: Lucy Koch, Makenna Taylor, McHayl Diedrick, Garrett Tjernagel, and Johnny Erdmann.

QBKB team members attending the Bible Bowl this Saturday at Concordia St. Paul should be here in time for their 7:30 departure Saturday morning.

Students or faculty who might be interested in being a part of next year’s mission trip to ElPaso/Juarez through Ysleta Lutheran Mission, please remain after chapel this coming Friday, Feb. 27 for a brief Meeting during Academic Period.

Yearbook Information! The yearbook deadline is this Saturday!!! Order your yearbook at Jostensyearbooks.com .

Seniors please send your senior pictures to Mr. McClintock’s email address. All you need to do is send the digital image. If you have any questions please ask Mr. McClintock or Mrs. Martin.

Ridgeview Sports Performance Camp @ MLHS. Information can be picked up by the office window. Dates are Jue 8th – July 25th. Time 8:30 – 10:30 AM. Cost $190.00 (or $170.00 if paid before May 1st ). Information is also available from Mr. Bierbaum’s office or by calling Jessica Hess at 952-442-7853 or Ridgeview Sports Medicine.

Reminder to check Moodle for all Scholarship information.