Wednesday, September 13, 2017

September 13, 2017

Wednesday – September 13, 2017
Blue Day
Happy Birthday Mrs. Danek!!!!!
We have received word that former Letcher instructor, Ryan Gross, has been diagnosed with lung cancer that has gone into his bones.  Please keep Ryan and his family in your thoughts!

Congratulations to our Cross Country team!!!  There were 55 runners and Spens placed 4th in B schools and 12th overall; Austin placed 5th in B schools and 14th overall; Malachi placed 20th in B schools and 34th overall; Braxton placed 24th in B schools and 40 overall.

HS FB at Woonsocket today.

9-12 VB at SC and 7-8th at Woonsocket today.

Soccer at Woonsocket today.

Mr. Olsen is gone today – his classes will report to Vickie.

Combined band rehearsal this morning: Catherine B, Samantha D, Renee F, Madi M, Sarah M, Chloe R, Adriana S, Katie S, Abby V, Dayton E, Brighten H, Mason M, Dana S, and Leighton T.  They will leave at 8:20 and return at approximately 10:45.

Mrs. Ischen is gone today.  Her non-band study hall will report to the gym with work for a study hall.

Rock solid will meet at the Letcher Community Church at 615pm tonight.  Pizza Hut pizza will be served along with dessert and pop.  Rock solid is open to all 8th-12 graders at Sanborn Central and neighboring schools.  Hope to see you there!

WWTS meets in Artesian today.

Mrs. Vermeulen is in need of volunteers to sell tickets at each Children’s Theatre performance on Saturday, September 23rd.  Please contact Mrs. Vermeulen at

Picture retakes are scheduled for Thursday, September 28th.  Class pictures will also be taken at that time.  If you need to have re-takes (bring your originals) or your picture taken, please contact Mrs. Danek

Eligibility/MS Updates will be done at noon tomorrow.  HS students were given missing assignment lists this morning.  Campus has rolled out a new version for the student portal.  It has some additions that are very useful for your child -  If you need a portal account or are having problems with yours, please contact Mary at

There will not be tutoring tomorrow.

Juniors and Seniors will leave at 8:30 on Tuesday, September 19th for Fall Planning Day and will return about 2:30.

KOKK will be broadcasting from Springs Friday night when Redfield comes to Blackhawk Nation!  The game will also be broadcast on Dakota 105.5 and streamed live on

Are you interested in Day Basketball Camps for youth in the Huron Area?  The Pentagon’s staff will be instructing the camps and workouts for the youth here at the Nordby Center. Camps are for grades 3-6 and 6-9.  If you would like more information please see Mary!  You can also find the information under the Forms and Publications Tab – Google Drive – Community – Camps

The Brackets for Saturday’s JH VB Tourney in Springs has been uploaded to our Google Drive.  Just our 7th grade will be attending.

Football This Week
     Wednesday, September 13   HS Practice at Woonsocket – 4:00 pm – full pads
     Thursday, September 14      JH and HS practice at Wessington Springs – 4:00 pm
     Friday, September 15   Varsity game vs. Redfield/Doland at Wessington Springs – 7:00 
     Saturday, September 16 – JV team will not be going to Salem jamboree
     Monday, September 18 – JH hosting Winner at Wessington Springs – 4:30 pm  
        JV at Redfield – 5:00 pm (as of now this is tentative)

 Did you remember that the VB game scheduled for September 19th will be played in Woonsocket not SC! 

Mrs. Johnson will be gone on Tuesday September 19th with the Juniors and Seniors for Fall Planning day.

Wessington Land and Range School
Wednesday, Sept. 20
SC Students Attending: Harley, Teagen, Samantha, Noah, Tater, Chloe, Amber, Katie, Cayden, Aiden, Royce, Cole, Madi, Eric, Austin, Sawyer, Alex, Kyle, Trent, Sarah, and Catherine.  We will leave Sanborn Central @ 7:40 a.m. and Woonsocket @ 7:55 a.m..  We should return by 3:15 p.m.           Other Notes:Let Mr. Gross know if you are loading at a school other than the one you attend.  Everyone will need a pencil; Range will also need their clipboard.  All members need to bring $6 to pay for their meal.  You can give this money to Mr. Gross ahead of time.

It's Hot Beef Day at the country Pumper today!  Check out their daily specials 

Thursday – September 14th – Orange Day: 9-12 VB @ SC    7-8 VB @ Woony
               HS/JH FB @ Springs      Soccer @ Springs  
              Cheer Practice @ SC   
              No Tutoring            
Friday – September 15th – NO SCHOOL           FB vs. Redfield @ Springs Homecoming
Saturday – September 16th: JH VB @ Springs Tourney – 10:45 vs. Springs (7th grade)
Monday – September 18th – Blue Day: JV FB @ Redfield ?????   
                JH FB vs. Winner – Springs 4:30
                V FB @ Woony    
                Cheer Prac @ Woony 
                VB @ Woony   
                Soccer @ JVC
                Children’s Theater Auditions 3:30
Tuesday – September 19th – Orange Day: HS/JH FB @ Woony      
                 Soccer @ Woony 
                Jr/Sr Planning Day                               
                 VB vs. Wol/Wess @ Woony 4:00 (JH-C-JV-V) 
                Cross Country @ MVP    
                Cheer Practice W      
                Children’s Theater Rehearsal 
Wednesday- September 20th – Blue Day: HS FB @ Woony    
                Wessington Land & Range
                VB @ Woony
                Children’s Theatre Rehearsal       
                WWTS @ Artesian            Sonshine/Confirmation @ Letcher
Today’s Menu: Chicken on a Bun – Mashed Potato Nuggets – Carrots – Salad Bar – Oatmeal Cookie (9-12) – Fruit Choice – Milk Choice
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Bagel – String Cheese – Fruit Cup – Juice Choice – Milk Choice
Menu: Cheese Breadsticks w/Marinara Sauce – Green Beans – Salad Bar – Honey Apple Crisp (6-12) – Fruit/Milk Choice

You do what you can for as long as you can, and when you finally can’t, you do the next best thing.  You back up, but you don’t give up.  – Chuck Yeager

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