Monday, October 9, 2017

October 9, 2017

Monday – October 9, 2017
Blue Day
Just 4 school days until the end of the quarter – are you ready?
Happy Birthday Mrs. Foster!

Good Luck to the JH FB team as they host Chamberlain in Springs today.  Kickoff is scheduled for 5:00 pm.  We will need some help with chains and maybe somebody to do the clock. All JH and HS Wessington Springs players need to be at the gym by 4:00 pm.   Woonsocket and Sanborn Central players will be bused to Wessington Springs after they dismiss from school.

There will be a Character Counts kick off meeting at 3:30 today in the board room.

The 5/6th basketball teams travel to JVC today.  The girls tip off at 6:00 and the boys will follow. Go Blackhawks!

7/8th VB is at SC today and 9/12 at Woony.  NOTE LOCATION CHANGE

Cheer practice is at SC today.

There will be a MS team meeting tomorrow, October 10th at 7:45.

The school board meets tonight at 7:00pm. 

Juniors – Little Caesar forms are due Wednesday at 3:00 to Ms. Farrell-Poncelet.

The Juniors are doing their annual prom fundraising for the year.  They will be selling magazines and many other items online.  So talk to a junior or head to the website choose to shop, type 2520781 for the SC Junior code, type in a junior’s name, and select items you would like to purchase.  Parents: each junior has set a goal of selling 25 products.  If we are able to accomplish this task, we will be done for the year.  For any questions email Mr. Flatten at

In addition to the magazine sales, the juniors will also be selling Little Caesar Pizza Kits. The orders are due by October 11th and will be delivered to the school on October 19th. To order, please contact a Sanborn Central junior, or go to​. 

Ways to help
Do you shop at Coburn’s and use their More Rewards program?  Donate your Labels for Learning points to Sanborn Central.  Find out how at

It’s FASFA Night in Woonsocket!!!!!  The fun begins at 6:30 – a great way to start your post high process!!!

The MS Updates for the week have been uploaded to our Google Drive.

Those attending the CBH Conference Oral Interp meet Tuesday, 10th are: Dakota Kidder and Chloe Ruml in Drama-Tater Moody and Aiden Wormstadt in Humorous and Lily Overson and Alexis Kelly in Duet.   You will leave here at 8:00am!

Juniors and Seniors - The deadline for the October ACT has been extended to Oct. 10th. Apply today or tomorrow and late fees will not apply! 

Attention: Students in Grades 5 -12 who are committed to providing community service. You are eligible to apply for the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. See Mrs. Johnson for more details or go to

Juniors & Seniors - Start considering what dual credit courses you would like to take in the spring. The classes are up online now at the SDMyLife site. Please let me know when you decide on the class or classes you will be taking. Starting November 20th an online application process will be available and we will start applying then. 

The VB Gals will be hosting a Cancer Awareness Night on Tuesday, October 24th in Woonsocket.  Proceeds will go to Cathy Hegge and Coach Baruth.  Below is a link for the T-shirts that are being sold.  Orders must be in by the 16th

Blackhawk Football Schedule for Oct 9-13.
         Monday, October 9   HS Practice at Wessington Springs – 4:00 pm (Helmets Only)
o   JH Game vs. Chamberlain at Wessington Springs – 5:00 pm
    We will need some help with chains and maybe somebody to do the clock
o   All JH and HS Wessington Springs players need to be at the gym by 4:00 pm
o   Woonsocket and Sanborn Central players will be bused to Wessington Springs after they dismiss from school.
         Tuesday and Wednesday – HS practice at Woonsocket – 4:00 pm
         Thursday – HS Practice at Wessington Springs – 4:00 pm
         Friday – HS Game vs. Winner – 7:00 pm
o   Senior Night – We will recognize seniors and their parents at about 6:45 pm.  

Combined Band Rehearsal tomorrow 8:30-10:45 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

The following students will be attending the All-State Chorus prep day at SDSU in Brookings on Thursday, October 12th:  Lucy N, Ellie K, Alexis K, Katie M, Kendra M, Dayton E, Harley K, and Leighton T.  The bus will be departing Woonsocket at 6:15 am and Sanborn Central at 6:30 am.​

Tuesday – October 10th - Orange Day:   VB @ JVC Bus @ 3:00 JH-C-JV-V  
             HS FB @ Woony    
             5/6th G/B @ SC
             Combined Band Rehearsal @ SC 8:30-10:45
             CBH Oral Interp
             MS Team Mtg 7:45
Wednesday – October 11th – Blue Day: HS FB @ Woony       
            Rock Solid @ Letcher    
            WWTS @ Artesian
            9-12 VB @ SC     7/8th VB @ Woony   
            CC Regions @ Gettysburg  
            Cheer Practice @ SC    
Thursday – October 12th – Orange Day:  VB vs. KWL @ Woony 4:00 JH/C/JV/V   
            HS FB @ Springs
            5/6th G/B vs. Mitchell C @ SC 4:00  
            All State Chorus Bus @ 6:30 
Friday – October 13th – Blue Day:  END OF 1ST QTR – FB vs. Winner @ Springs (Sr Night) 
            5/6th Ball @ Woony  
            9-12 VB @ SC   7/8th VB @ Woony 
            Band @ Sioux Valley
Monday – October 16th – Orange Day:  VB vs. Cor/Stick @ SC (Knigge/Harless)
                                  JH Scrimmage 4:15/C/JV/V   USD Rep 11:30    
           Flu Shot Clinic
Today’s Menu: Chili – Mini Whole Grain Crackers – Mixed Vegetables – Salad Bar – Fruit/Milk Choice
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: BeneFIT Bar – Fruit Cup – Juice Choice – Milk Choice
     Menu: Chicken Nuggets – Mashed Potatoes/Gravy – Corn – Salad Bar – Wheat Roll & Jelly (6-12) Fruit/Milk

We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.  ~Cynthia Ozick
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