LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin
Oct. 25, 2013
Menu: Chicken Patty, Plain or Teriyaki or Fish or PButter, Peas, Lettuce Salad, Fruit, Milk
Cross Country Results:
Brandon Duffy qualified for the State Meet on Saturday, November 2 at St Olaf!!!! Congratulations Brandon!
Out of 24 teams the Boys placed 15th and the Girls placed 17th.
Congratulations Bulldog Football on your unbelievable OT win over Mayer 30-29. GREAT JOB GUYS ! The
boys will now play this Sat. at Minneapolis North at 2:30 pm. The bus for the football team will leave at 11:00
There will be a fan bus going to the game on Saturday. The cost is $5.00 and the bus will leave LP at 12:15 and
HT at 12:30. Please sign up in the office. GO BULLDGOGS!!!!
Here is the address for the football game on Saturday.
Minneapolis North Community H.S.
1500 James Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN 55411
The football game against Mpls. North tomorrow will be broadcast on KARP, 106.9 FM.
C Squad and JV volleyball girls– your uniforms and $3 should be turned into Coach Olson no later than Friday,
October 25. Get them in!
There is a sign-up sheet in the office for everyone interested in playing 7 & 8 grade basketball.
“Attention all boys in grades 9 – 12 that are interested in playing Bulldog Baseball this spring. We will be
starting our annual Poinsettia Fundraiser this SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27th at 5:00 p.m. in Lester Prairie. Before
we start selling we will be setting up the new batting cage that has arrived! I hope to see as many people there
as possible. If you are unable to make it please email Mr. Kley so he can make other arrangements to get you
your fundraising packets. Thanks!”
The junior class has started their annual fruit sales fundraiser. If you have not been asked and would like to
order, please let Mr. Bjork know and a student will come see you.
JUNIORS: Anyone who did not get fruit order forms or if you need extras, see Mr. Bjork
The LP/HT/W-M Trap team is selling raffle tickets as a fundraiser to cover the cost of targets next spring. If
you are interested and have not been asked, please let Mr. Bjork know and a team member will be sent your
Friday, November 1st is the end of the first quarter. School will be dismissed at 11:30 on November 1st.
The LP Student Council and National Honor society will be participating in “We Scare Hunger” (Trick or
Treating for canned foods) on October 31 from 6-8 p.m. in Lester Prairie. Students are taking action to collect
non-perishable food items in the community to help stop local hunger before it strikes. All perishable food
items will be donated to the McLeod County Food Shelf. Please join us in the act to stop local hunger by
donating! Thank you!
The next free lunch will be on Wed., Nov. 13 at the UCC Church.
We will have homework help after school every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 – 4:15.
Any high school student who is interested in officiating youth basketball please see Mr, Walstorm. It is good
pay and easy work.
There will be a spaghetti dinner for the benefit of Doug Minnick on Sunday, November 3 from 11:30 to 2:00 at
St Paul’s Lutheran Church at 124 Maple Street N. in Lester Prairie. Freewill donations will be accepted at the
door. Doug was involved in a motorcycle accident last summer and money raised will help alleviate medical
expenses. Proceeds raised from this project will be matched by the home office of Modern Woodmen of
America up to $2,500. Doug’s wife, Shirley Minnick, was a para at Lester Prairie Schools for several years.
Please show your support.
It is time for Knowledge Bowl! KB is a jeopardy style quiz game that challenges students to work together in
teams of 4-5 (senior high) – 10-12 grades, and 5-6 (junior high) – 7-9 grades to answer general high school and
junior high school questions. It is a chance to celebrate your knowledge and skills in the academic realm. Meets
will mainly be on Saturdays, usually leaving early in the morning and returning between 2-4 in the afternoon.
You can also earn a letter in Knowledge Bowl. Please sign up in the office with your name, phone number and
email address. Practices will usually be held on Mondays from 3:30 to 4:15-4:30 p.m. at school. The first
practice will be Monday, Oct. 28. Cost is $40 or $25 if you have registered for the fall play. The fee must be
paid in order to participate in practices and meets. Please contact KB Coach Jenni Sebora if you have any
questions. Phone: 395-2012. We are always looking for new members. We have a lot of fun!
Picture Retake Day: Monday, October 28th in the morning.
On Friday, October 25th all 10th graders will be at Ridgewater for a Career Fair from 10:40-3:00. Students will
be required to bring their own lunch.
There will be a public flu clinic sponsored by Homeland Health held at LP School during conferences on
Monday, Nov. 11 and Thursday, Nov. 14 from 5:00 to 7:00. The clinic is offering the new Quadrivalent Flu
Vaccine and is open to anyone ages 6 months and up. Please bring your health insurance card to the clinic.
They are an in network provider for Medica, BCBS, Health Partners, Preferred One, UCare, America’s PPO,
Prime West, South Country Health Care Alliance and Medicare. They will bill your health plan. The cost if
uninsured and over 18 years will be $30 for the injection and $35 for the FluMist. The cost if uninsured from
ages 6 months to 18 years is $15. Cash only, no checks please.
College Representatives-Please sign up with Mrs. Mattson
Winona State-Tuesday, October 29th @ 11:00
November 5th @ 11:30- College of St. Kate’s
Bulldogs Weekly Preview
October 21st – October 26th
Friday, October 25th
– Football: Varsity practice 3:30 – 5:45
- Volleyball Section Game TBD
– Cross Country Practice
Saturday, October 26th
– Football Section Game vs. Mpls. North @ 2:30