LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie school bulletin Tuesday, March 19.
Menu: Chicken Nuggets or Sticks, Baked Potato or rice, Baked Beans, Green Beans, Fruit, Milk
Friday, March 22, 2013 is the end of the third quarter. Students will be dismissed at 11:30 on Friday.
Last day for the concessions closeout sale is today @ 3:00! Great deals!
Prom Committee meeting tomorrow during senior high lunch.
Softball practice for Juniors and Seniors will be from 4:30 to 6:30 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and
6:30 in the Morning on Wednesday this will take place until we are able to go outside.
The sports shuttle will run on the following schedule:
LP-HT 3:05/HT-LP 3:20
LP-HT 5:30/HT-LP 5:45
Band students: Practice charts are due by Thursday of this week. Drop them off in the pink box in the band
room, or in Mrs. Helland’s box in the office.
Firearms Training Safety will be held from April 2nd to May 2nd. Classes will be on Tuesday and Thursday at
6:30 pm at the Lester Prairie Sportsman Club. For more information contact Doug Minnick at 320-224-5942.
Anyone who wants to order a girls sub-section champion t-shirts needs to see Mr. Walstrom by Wed. The cost
is $13 and the money must be turned in before your shirt will be ordered.
The weight room will be open after school on Monday and Wednesday from 3:15 to 4:30.
Boy’s Baseball Players: Please turn in any Fan Cloth order forms that you have to Coach Kley ASAP! Thanks!
JR & SR PROM AND AFTER PROM PARTY REGISTRATION: Tuesday March 26 and Wednesday March
27 from 7:40-8:10 A.M. in the LPHS lobby. Please bring completed Prom and After prom party registration
forms and separate payments (and pictures if you are unable to email them to Troy.)
If you will not be able to register on these dates, forms and payments can be turned in at the office in an
envelope labeled PROM.
The week of March 11, forms were mailed to Juniors and Seniors’ home addresses on file with the school. If
you did not receive your’s or if you have questions, contact Jen Thiry 612-703-9762 (Prom is Saturday April
7th Annual School Carnival Wednesday March 27, 5:00 – 7:30 pm. The Carnival is one of the school’s biggest
fund raisers and it can’t happen without you! Thank you to those who have volunteered, but we are still in
need of 30-40 volunteers for the following shifts:
5:00-6:30-first game shift
6:30-8:00- 2nd game shift/cleanup
TO VOLUNTEER please contact Cheryl Bayerl @ 395-2966 or 320-420-4218 or email@example.com
Thank you in advance for your assistance!
We are in need of prizes for the prize walk for the carnival, you can drop them off in the office. Thank You!
ADVANCED CARNIVAL TICKETS- On sale now thru March 20. Forms available in the office and there is a
ticket order form on the last sheet of the announcements. The carnival date is March 27th 5-7:30. Come enjoy a
night of FUN!!!
Class of 2013 Students and Parents:
We will have a parent and student meeting (for all seniors going on the class trip) on Tuesday, April 2 at 6:30
pm in Ms. Olson’s room (147). You must attend this meeting with a parent or set up an individual meeting with
Ms. Olson at 7:30 am or 3 pm on Wednesday, April 3. If you do not attend a meeting, you will not be going on
the class trip. We will be signing release and permission forms, medical forms, etc. and discussing
rules/regulations for flying American Airlines and the behavior expectations. If you have questions or
concerns, please see Ms. Olson.
Seniors: Your research paper MUST be completed and handed in before you go on the class trip.
The high school choir concert was scheduled for April 4 but that has been changed to Tuesday, April 9 at 7:30.
Anyone needing the classroom portion of Driver’s Education pick up a registration sheet by Mr. Bjork’s door.
The orange sheet is for the June class and the blue sheet is for the August class. You must pick either the June
class or the August class and attend all 10 sessions for that class. You must be 14 years of age as of the 1st day
of the class you pick. See Mr. Bjork if you have questions.
Tuesday March 19, 2013
5:30 Social and 6:00 Dinner
@ HS School Cafeteria
You are invited to the 2013 Panther Wrestling Awards Supper, Pot luck Supper.
Your student athlete wrestler or manager and your family are invited. The meal will be free with, just be
generous with your Potluck dish. Please bring a spoon or a spatula to serve your dish. You will need to bring
your own beverages to drink. Coaches will bring Plates, silver ware, napkins, and some bread or buns.
Families with student athletes in these grades could you please bring a:
10, 8 Main Dish
11, 9 Salads (any kind)
Any questions call coach Wurm at 612-226-0064 firstname.lastname@example.org
The following students should turn in their registration sheets ASAP. Thanks! – Mrs. Mattson
Gr. 8: Emilee Dennis, Josh DeYonge, Bethany Hagman, Ivan Lezama, Breanna Marshall,
Jose Noyola, Josi Rodriguez
Gr. 9: Mariano Tirado Rodriguez
Gr. 10: Tori Freeman, Michael Hutchins, George Nyberg
Gr. 11: Austin Cooper
UMPIRES NEEDED. Lester Prairie Youth Baseball/Softball Association is looking for umpires for the youth
games this summer. Sign up sheet is in the office. Must be 14 years old or older. Great way to make some extra
money this summer!!!! Any questions call Jeff Engen 395-9839.
The LP Foundation for Education is looking for wicker baskets or similar containers to use for packaging up
Bulldog Bash auction items. If you’ve got any that you would be willing to donate, please get them to Kelli
Machemehl. Thanks so much.
Reminder: all track, softball and baseball players need to turn in forms and payment to the office before you
will be able to practice.
WANTED: The LP After Prom Party Committee is looking for someone who is handy with woodworking to
make some “western themed” small building/obstacles to be placed on our mini-golf game sections. If you are
that person or if you know of someone, please contact Kelli Machemehl at 395-2844 or Mindy Jeurissen at 952-
826-9175. Thank you!
SUMMER YOUTH BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL Registration is now underway. All Lester Prairie
elementary students should have received a registration form sent home with them. Junior and Senior high
students can pick up registration forms in the office. You may turn in your completed forms to the school
office. DEADLINE TO REGISTER is March 22. Any questions, can be directed to Jeff Engen 395-9839.
The last days of Release will be Tuesday, April 23 and Thursday, April 25.
The school gym will be open from 7:30 am to 8:00 am on a trial basis for students in grades 6-12 wanting to
shoot baskets, bump volleyballs, or run. Street shoes will NOT be allowed. Also, the stage is off limits. The
supervisor will be a volunteer so please be respectful.
Needed: Parent/adult volunteers to supervise in the school gym from 7:25 to 8:00 am. You can sign up for one
day or as many as you’d like. We would like this facility to be available during he school year but need
volunteers to supervise. If you have 30 minutes in the morning, please consider signing up! The sign up
calendar will be in the school office. Call MerriLea Kyllo at 320-395-2779 or talk to Jeremy Schmidt at 320-
395-2521 if you have questions.
Students will not be allowed in the hallways in the morning until the first bus arrives which is about 7:50 a.m.
You may leave the library at 7:50 a.m. Also, no food or drink will be allowed in the hallway in the morning
before school. Please eat or drink in the cafeteria.
We will have homework help in the morning from 7:00-8:00 on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.
Students may come to the Media Center on these mornings for help. We will still have homework help from 3-
4 on Monday-Thursday after school.
Lester Prairie Foundation for Education’s BULLDOG BASH tickets are now available! They are available in
the school office and from any Foundation Board Member. The date is Saturday, April 6, 2013. Get your
tickets now and enjoy and a great evening out with your family and friends!
Yearbooks Now On Sale: Order your 2013 Lester Prairie High School Yearbook Get your order form online
or pick one up in the office or room 181. You can also order online to get more options. You can find a link to
order the yearbook on the school website at www.lp.k12.mn.us
Lester Prairie Parents for Education
Carnival Advanced Tickets Available Now!
Carnival Date: Wednesday, March 27, 5:00-7:30 p.m.
At the Lester Prairie School
BUY EARLY FOR A DISCOUNT!
Pre-Sale Tickets: 5 for $1 (Will be 4 for $1 at the door).
AVOID THE TICKET LINE!
Pre-Sale tickets will be available to pick up at a separate
“will call” table starting 10 minutes before the carnival.
Most games are 2 tickets to play. Kiddie Kastle will be 4 tickets
and Cotton Candy will be 6 tickets.
NO REFUNDS. 100% of proceeds from unused tickets go to Lester Prairie Schools.
Fill out the order form with checks made out to Lester Prairie School,
and return both in an envelope to the school office.
Advanced tickets on sale March 6-20, 2013.
CARNIVAL PRE-SALE TICKET ORDER FORM
Child’s Name: _________________________________ Grade: ________ Teacher: _______________
Phone Number: _____________________
_____ $10.00 (50 Tickets) _____ $20.00 (100 Tickets)
_____ $30.00 (150 Tickets) _____ $40.00 (200 Tickets)
Interested in helping at the carnival? Please return this to the school office or email our volunteer
coordinator at email@example.com. We will contact you to let you know what area you will be
working. Thank you for your support of this fundraiser!
Name: ___________________________________________ Phone Number:_____________________
Email (optional) ______________________________________
Shift Preferred: _____4:00-5:00 p.m. Set-up _____5:00-6:30 p.m. Game
_____6:30-8:00 p.m. Game/Clean up _____ 7:30-8:15 Clean up