HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED – MN
LAKER BULLETIN – Thursday, February 26, 2015
ON THE MENU: Mini Corn Dog or Chicken Patty with Fries
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: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org) or Stacey Smida (612-203-9089 or email@example.com)
PARENTS & COMMUNITY MEMBERS: Would you like to receive the bulletin via email? Please send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
HIGH SCHOOL LAKER ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK:
GBB @ Foley
KB @ Litchfield
BBB @ Providence Academy
GBB @ Maple Lake
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