SANBORN CENTRAL E-NEWS
Congratulations to Shelby Selland on being selected to 2nd Team All State in girls’ basketball.
Congratulations to Haley Degen and Shelby Selland for being selected to represent Letcher Auxiliary Unit #93 at Girls State in Vermillion from May 27 – June 1.
Students can have “Believe” painted on their car windows today for only $5.00 with monies going to the Kingsbury fund.
Christie Ruml is having a Scentsy Fundraiser for Tanna Kingsbury for the next two weeks. It is set up on her website at www.christieruml.scentsy.us. You’ll be able to click on Tanna’s name under open parties and order. All profits will be donated to the Tanna Kingsbury fund.
Kyanna Huff of Plankinton is also doing a Tanna Kingsbury fundraiser with Norwex products for two weeks. Her website is www.kyannahuff.norwex.biz. She is unable to set up a separate spot for Tanna on her website so you can email, facebook or call her with your orders (firstname.lastname@example.org, 605-682-1339).
TODAY - THURSDAY:
Senior Experience Project presentations will take place today.
Applications for the Codi Meier scholarship are due from Seniors by today.
The deadline for prom-goers to sign up for the Grand March and for Post-Prom is today.
The JH girls’ basketball practice for this afternoon has been CANCELLED.
There will be JO volleyball practice at Woonsocket today.
School will dismiss early today at 1:30 p.m. for Easter Break.
No school on Friday for Easter Break.
The Artesian CIA Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m. at the Artesian Community Center.
In conjunction with the CIA Easter Egg Hunt, the First Lutheran ladies of Artesian will be having their annual Easter Bake Sale at the Artesian Community Center on Saturday morning from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Letcher’s Bountiful Baskets delivery will be on Saturday morning at the Letcher Community Center at 10:30 a.m. Be sure to bring along your order confirmation and something to take your purchases home in.
The 26th Annual 3-Class Shootout All-Star games will be held on Saturday at the McCook Central Auditorium in Salem. Play begins at 2:00 p.m. with the Class AA girls facing the Class A girls, with the winner facing the Class B girls at 3:45 p.m. The Class B boys will face the Class A boys at 5:15 p.m., followed by a dunk contest and the Class AA boys against the winner of the A-B matchup at 7:00 p.m. SCW’s Rachelle Moore will be representing the Lady Blackhawks on the Class B girls team.
No school on Monday for Easter Break.
Mary has some tickets in the school office for the Huron Shrine Circus performances on Monday at 4:00 and 7:30 p.m. The only cost is a thank-you written to the sponsor.
Wear Yellow on Tuesday for Respect.
FFA members will be attending a CDE in Miller on Tuesday. The participant bus will leave at 7:20 a.m.
The Wessington Springs HS Early Bird Track Meet on Tuesday has been CANCELLED. A possible makeup date is Monday, April 22 if enough teams are interested in attending.
U6 will have soccer practice after school on Tuesday.
There will be a staff appreciation breakfast on Wednesday morning.
The Anatomy class will be taking a field trip to view cadavers on Wednesday.
U8 and U12 will have soccer practice after school on Wednesday.
Those interested in participating in the all school play should sign up in Mrs. Danek’s room. This year’s production is “The Boyfriend Project”.
Mitchell Christian School is proud to present a speaking engagement by Coach Don Meyer on Friday, April 12 at 2:00 p.m. in the MCS Baas Auditorium. The public is invited and encouraged to attend. To learn more about Coach Meyer and his inspirational message, visit www.coachmeyer.com.
Tanna Kingsbury, an 8th grader at Sanborn Central, is currently at St. Mary’s Hospital with Mayo Clinic in Rochester. She has been diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma. A Caring Bridge page has been set up to keep everyone informed on what’s going on. Her address while she’s there is: St. Mary’s Hospital, Patient: Tanna Kingsbury, Room 2-151, 1216 2nd St. SW, Rochester MN 55905.
Tanna’s Caring Bridge Page: https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/tannakingsbury
An account for donations has being established at Home Federal Bank in Mitchell, SD in Tanna’s name.
Lynell Jessen has started a prayer vigil in the Sanborn Central gym every morning from 7:45 – 8:00 a.m. for Tanna and her family. This is totally volunteer and students will not be asked to participate. This is not a school facilitated activity, but any interested parties are welcome to attend.
The Town of Letcher is looking to hire someone for year-round maintenance. Wages to be determined. Send a letter of interest by Monday, April 1 to: Town of Letcher, 214 W. Main, Letcher SD 57359. Call 605-248-2242 for more information.
The Mid-Central Educational Cooperative is offering iPad classes to students, teachers, staff, parents and community members. These will be held on Tuesdays in April in Room 212 of the Mitchell Middle School from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Cost is only $15 per session. April 9 – iMovie and photography apps; April 16 – Dropbox, Google Drive, Kindle and eBooks; April 23 – Vocabulary, math and geography apps for fun, practice or education in the classroom; April 30 – Pinterest and game apps. Pre-registration is required by going to this link: http://midcentral-coop.org/registrations/ipadclasses/. There must be at least 10 people signed up for a class to be held, so if you’re interested at all, please don’t hesitate to register so they can plan for the classes. For more information, contact Diane.M.Olson@k12.sd.us.
QUOTE OF THE DAY:
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
- Winston Churchill
(The links below lead to many of the items that were contained in last year’s e-News, plus a few more worthwhile sites.)
ASK’s Question of the Day: http://www.ask.com/questionoftheday
NASA’s Image of the Day: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD
Daily Crossword: http://games.latimes.com/games/daily-crossword/daily-crossword.aspx
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The New York Times Learning Network: http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com
Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day: http://www.merriam-webster.com/word-of-the-day
Math Buddy’s Question of the Day: http://www.mathbuddyonline.com/common/mbqad.html
Science Daily: http://www.sciencedaily.com
National Geographic’s Daily GeoBee: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/geobee/quiz/today
Sanborn Central e-News blog/archives: http://sanborncentralenews.blogspot.com