Wednesday, May 10, 2017

May 10, 2017

Wednesday – May 10, 2017
Blue Day
Friday, May 12th all Computers and chargers must be returned to the labs and put in their slots for check out purposes!
Just a reminder that our Rebel Character Counts Board will close on Friday at noon!

Just a warning – all school property and bills must be taken care of before you will receive your report card or diploma!  If Ms. Farrell-Poncelet’s list is an indicator it’s huge!

Library Books Need to be returned or paid for.  This morning there were 28 books not returned!

Congratulations to our Golf team……At the Howard Invitational……Trevor Olson placed 9th and Alissa Ball placed 8th.  The Girls placed second as a team.

Congratulations to Kayla Olson (VB) and Myah Selland (BB) for being selected to the Q107 Elite 8!

The track teams are off to the CBH Track meet today…..Lots of Luck!

The 3rd grade is enjoying a visit with their Pen Pals today.

Good Luck to the Ducks in their game against Salem today!

Drivers Ed Forms are due today!

7th grade will report to Band at 11:35 today – non-band with Mrs. Coulthard and you will have LA at 2:39.

Good Luck to the elementary students presenting their declaim pieces tomorrow. (Grades 1-4 at 8:30)

It’s that time of the year that all bills must be paid!  All bills, books, school property must be returned by May 10th to receive your report card or diploma.  Parent Portal accounts will be deactivated for those with outstanding bills.   Parents – please pay your bill ahead and avoid the rush!  May has 12 days for grades PK-11 and 10 days for seniors.   If you know that your child/children will be missing any days - subtract those days. Breakfast is $1.95 for PK-12; Lunch is $2.55 for PK-5th, and $2.80 for 6-12th.  Ala Carte items are still the same price.  Please multiply out what you anticipate your child will be eating, add that to the bill you will receive any day now.   Questions about your account – contact Gayle
Elementary & MS grades are due on report cards by 8:00am Monday, May 15th.
Friday, May 12th – final Semester tests for the year begin!   Students with failing grades or missing assignments will need to be here all day testing days.  Other HS students may leave during blocks where tests aren’t given or the teacher allows.  Remember to sign in and out!

8:15am – Friday – May 12th – Graduation Rehearsal (8th grade, seniors, Attendants) – SC Gym  
GraduationSaturday4:00pmSC Gym
Picture Schedule for Saturday – 2:00 Individual (8th & seniors) 3:00 8th grade class followed by Seniors
Picture order forms can be found at

Thursday, May 11th at 2:15 there will be a football meeting for all interested boys in grades 6-11.

Students participating in the 5-8 Vocal Contest need to report to the music room at 2:15 tomorrow: Ayla M, Jaslyn S, Shania C, Isabella B, Kerstyn S, Tapanga H, Sidney S, Logan S, Harley K, Ellie E, Casady D, Michael H, Emmie K, Dayton E, Ellie K, Lily O, and Isaiah H

Volleyball Summer Schedule has been uploaded to our Google Drive

 Boys Basketball Summer Schedule is out and about!  You can find it at

REMINDER: The FFA Banquet will be held at Sanborn Central next Monday, May 15th starting at 6 p.m.  The meal will be a potluck with the following assignments:  9th/10th: Main Dish and 11th/12th: Salad/Desserts

The schedule for the 5-8th vocal contest on May 11th can be found on our Google Drive in the music folder.

The Booster Club is looking for someone to take over the Concession Stand Supervisor position. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:  ordering supplies, preparing food, clean up after all home games, creating a worker schedule, etc.  If you are interested or have questions, please contact Roxann Larson at or 770-2077.   

 Little League Baseball players – practice on Thursday will be in Letcher due to new Agri Lime going on the Artesian Field.

Softball practice in Letcher tonight starting with U8 at 5:30, U10 at 6:00, U12 and U14 at 6:30.  If your jersey from last year has the lettering coming off, please bring it with you and it will be replaced at no charge. If you need a jersey or need a new size, please be ready to let us know that night also.  If you have not signed up yet and want to play, there is still time to do so.  Please show up to practice on the 10th.  We will hand out a practice schedule and game schedule that night.  Also, if you would like to order fan apparel, here is the order form to do so and they need turned in by May 10th to have them here timely.  If you have any questions, please contact Tara Morris at 999-9089, Jerome Evans at 999-9080 or Tambi Wormstadt at 770-3077. Thanks! 

Art/Let Summer Youth shirts are waiting to be ordered!  Orders due May 10th
Community Folder on our Google Drive is where you can find a form!

The Artesian CIA will be holding a work night at the Artesian Baseball Diamonds on Thursday, May 11 at 6:30pm. There will be two loads of agrilime that need to be hauled and raked on the infield. Any extra hands willing to bring shovels or rakes will be greatly appreciated! 
Please join us for an open house bridal shower
Jessica Schmit (future bride of Nathan Dawson) Bridal Shower
Sunday, May 21st at 1:30pm
Artesian Community Center.
They will be registering at Target, Bed Bath and Beyond,, and Bonnie's DeKor.

I Believe-We Believe-Memorial 5K Run/Walk
Registration Due Friday, May 26th
We will be doing a run/walk again this year during Letcher Alumni weekend. This year our walk will be for Childhood Cancer. We will be doing the event In Memory of Tanna and In Honor of Paisley King.  The run/walk will be held on Saturday June 10th at 10:00 a.m. in Letcher! We hope to see everyone there! If you would just like a shirt we still need you to fill out the form  I will post the registration form on the page as well  - Be sure to like our Facebook Page
Registration Form

Information regarding the Woonsocket Library Summer Reading Program is being sent home with students through 6th grade.  The kick off celebration will be held June 7th.  A registration form (due June 1st) can be found at

Cooperation Creating Every Day Heroes
Sanborn County Farmers Union Day Camp
Tuesday – May 23, 2017
Ages 6-13
$5.00 includes Lunch
Registration due May 16th!

Thursday – May 11th: Orange Day        
      HS Track @ Home   
      MS Vocal Contest 2:00pm     
      1-4th Declaim 8:30    
      FB meeting at 2:15
Friday – May 12th: Blue Day Semester Tests     No Eligibility 
     Graduation practice 8:15    
     Golf @ Plank
Saturday – May 13th – Graduation 4:00pm
Monday – May 15th: Orange Day      Orange Testing  
     HS track @ Home  
     FFA Banquet @ SC 6:00
     Pre-School Celebration-No 5-8 Chorus    
     2:00pm Upland Colony Graduation  EL/MS Grades by 8:00
Tuesday – May 16th:  LAST DAY OF SCHOOL – 10:00 am Dismiss
     281 Conference Golf  
     PK-6th Field Day
Today’s Menu: Pork Rib on a Bun – Tri-Tater – Mixed Vegetables – Salad Bar – Fruit Choice - Milk Choice
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Strawberry PBJ or Chocolate Chip Waffle Rounds
   Lunch: HS/MS Chicken Drumsticks – Beef Sticks – Pork Rib – Ham & Cheese Sandwich       EL Chicken Nuggets or Chicken Patty
Keep Calm and Graduate – Class of 2017

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