Wednesday, November 8, 2017

November 8, 2017

Wednesday – November 8, 2017
Orange Day
Eligibility tomorrow at noon – do you have all your assignments in?

8th girls will practice at SC today.

WWTS meets in Artesian today.

Sonshine Club/Confirmation in Letcher today.

Thursday, Ms. Bratcher will be leaving SC about 1:00 for Woonsocket’s Veterans Day program.  There will be no band or lesson after 1:00.  7th grade will report to study hall with Mrs. Vermeulen in the music room at 2:39 and 6th grade to study hall with Mrs. Ischen.

Gone to Oral Interp on Tuesday, November 14th are Samantha D, Madi M, Renee’ Farmer, and Katie Schmit.

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The Brackets for the Cancer Tournament on November 11th at SC have been uploaded to our Google Drive

The Brackets for the 8th Girls Tourney at Hanson on Saturday can be found at

BREAKING NEWS – 5/6th Basketball - The basketball games on Tuesday with Howard will be girls only, no boys game. 

Tuesday, November 14th open gyms for 7-12 basketball players will begin. Boys will have a meeting at 3:00 at SC with open gym to follow.   Girls will have a meeting at 3:00 at Woonsocket with open gym to follow. 
Basketball Open Gyms:
                      Girls on the 14th and 16th at Woonsocket and the 20th and 21st at Sanborn.
                      Boys on the 14th and 16th at Sanborn and the 20th and 21st at Woonsocket.
The Blackhawk football program will have their awards night on Thursday, November 16 at Woonsocket at 7:00 pm.  This is for all players 7-12.  It is a potluck.  Later this week we will send an e-mail out asking parents to bring certain items for potluck.  Guest speaker will be record breaking QB from DWU – Dillon Turner. 

District 4 LDEs at MTI on Monday, November 13th: Leave Woonsocket at 12:30 p.m. and Sanborn Central at 12:45 p.m.  Be changed into OD before the bus is scheduled to leave.  List of attendees: Madi Moody, Austin Schmit, Alex Wormstadt, Eric Ruml, Tater Moody, Cayden Slykhuis, Aiden Wormstadt, Samantha Dean, Harley Kneen, Shania Cornelius, Mason Moody, Trent Kingsbury, Sarah Morgan, Catherine Bechen, Katie Schmit

FFA Fruit orders are due November 13th – FFA Fruit will be delivered on Tuesday, November 28th. Please email Mr. Gross ( if the deadline is approaching and an FFA member has not visited you or check out the links below and return your order and payment to the school…….Pictures of all the yummy items for sale Order form

Students attending the JH music festival on November 21st:  Turn in $7 lunch money ASAP!  Ellie K, Shania C, Ellie E, Katie M, Brady L, Leighton T, Brighten H, Dayton E, Mason M, Dana S, Michael H, and Sidney S

 Concession stand workers for the Cancer Tournament on November 11th are: Mark and Kate Schelske, Kayla Hanebuth, Steve and Roxann Larson, Jeremy and Ashly Uecker, and Quentin and Tana Slykhuis

Veterans Day dinner Sunday November 12, 2017 at 12pm at the Artesian Community Center.  The dinner is free for veterans and all others we ask a free will donation.  The dinner is sponsored by the Artesian American Legion Auxiliary and Legion.  Please RSVP to Laura Pearson at 605-999-2139 if you are planning on attending.

Veterans pot luck supper sponsored by Tormey-Stach #93, Letcher will be held Sunday November 12, at 6:00 pm. This is for all military present or past, and their families. A short program will be held after supper. Bring a dish to share. Drinks are furnished. 

It’s Hot Beef Wednesday at the Country Pumper today!!!!!

Thursday – November 9th: Blue Day – Veteran’s Day Program 9:00am  
       Winterguard @ SC 5:30
       3/4th Boys @ Woony  
       Eligibility/MS Updates due at noon        
       8th Girls @ Woony  
Friday – November 10th:  NO SCHOOL             
Saturday – November 11th:  5/6th Cancer Tourney @ SC   
      8th Girls @ Hanson vs. Menno 10:00
     3/4th G @ Woony 10:00am
Monday – November 13th: Orange Day   FFA Leadership – Bus 12:45
    5/6th G/B @ Hitch/Tul 6:00
    Bd meeting 7:00pm   
    3/4th Boys @ Woony      
    Winterguard 5:30 SC
Tuesday – November 14th: Blue Day   5/6th Girls vs. Howard @ Woony  
    Oral Interp @ Mitchell
    Winterguard 5:30 SC    
    7-12 Girls BB @ Woony 3:00    
    7-12 Boys BB @ SC 3:00
Wednesday – November 15th: Orange Day     Rock Solid @ Letcher
   WWTs @ Artesian
   Lake Area Rep 11:50
Today’s Menu: Baked Chicken Drummies – Savory Rice – Corn – Salad Bar – Oatmeal Roll – Fruit/Milk Choice
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Cereal – String Cheese – Fruit Cup – Juice Choice – Milk Choice
   Menu: Pork Rib on a Bun – Tri-Tater – Mixed Vegetables – Salad Bar – Fruit Choice – milk Choice

"Better than honor and glory, and History's iron pen,
Was the thought of duty done and the love of his fellow-men."
Richard Watson Gilder

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