Friday, February 9, 2018

February 9, 2018

Friday – February 9, 2018
Orange Day
Happy Birthday Levi Hinker and Jaxon Tipton!  Owen Moran will celebrate tomorrow and Sunday is Trent Kingsbury’s special day!

The bus will leave at 1:30 today to make the trip to Highmore.  JVG are scheduled to tip off at 4:00 followed by JVB, VG, and VB.  Blackhawk Pride is running strong!   It’s our understanding that the varsity games at Highmore/Harold on Friday can be viewed at  

FFA Proficiency apps are due today.

Winterguard is scheduled to practice at SC today at 4:00 (Note time change).  The trip to Minnesota has been cancelled.

The Varsity basketball team will participate in the DWU Boys Classic tomorrow.  We play Canistota at 7:00 in the Corn Palace.  Go Blackhawks!

The 3/4th and 5/6th girls basketball teams will travel to Wolsey Saturday.

There will not be GBB at SC on Sunday.

Going – Going  - Gone!!!!!  The Junior class has just a few dozen left!!!! Beautiful roses bouquets (dozen roses per bouquet) for sale for $25 apiece.  Bouquets will be available on Tuesday and Wednesday (13th and 14th). Contact a junior today to claim yours or

Extra help day is quickly approaching!!!  Tuesday – February 14th we would like all missing assignments indicated in the grade books by 1:00.  Lists will be generated and given to students that afternoon.  Thursday, February 15th at noon we will run the missing assignment lists as well as failing grades.  Calling parents to notify them that their student needs to be here on Friday, February 16th from 8:00-11:00am will begin at 1:00.  Want to sleep in Friday – don’t be on the list!

A reminder from the Booster Club regarding fundraising. We encourage classrooms and organizations to do a fundraiser during home games/activities, but please make sure you are contacting the Booster Club beforehand. We need to know what date you are looking at and what you plan to sell. We ask this, so we can make sure the calendar is open for that date.   Please contact one of the following Booster Club Officers: Ashly Uecker, Jerilyn Moody, Tambi Wormstadt, or Melissa Ettswold      Thank you!

The Highmore-Harrold Music Department is holding a fundraiser Friday, Feb. 9. Walking Tacos, Tacos and Burritos will be served for a free-will offering starting at 4:30 p.m. 
It’s our understanding that the varsity games at Highmore/Harold on Friday can be viewed at  

The pairings for the DWU Classic on Saturday – February 10th have been announced.  Blackhawk guys will play Canistota at 7:00pm at the Corn Palace. 

The brackets for the C Girls Jamboree at Mt. Vernon can be found at

Concession workers for the 15th are: Clayton & Lanette Dean, Kurt & Jann Dickson, Tracey & David Steele, Jerome Evans, and Daniel & April Kneen

Attention all Sanborn Central Community Members: The SC Board of Education and District Administration would like to invite any and all citizens to voice their opinions, concerns, and ideas regarding any potential upgrades to the football field complex in order to host two varsity football games a year, beginning in the 2018-2019 school year. The upgrades could include some combination of the following items: the purchase of and instillation of appropriate and adequate seating (for 500 spectators) and a large press box/concession stand/bathrooms at the field (currently there are limited concessions and portapots at the field (spectators can go into the school for concessions and use the bathrooms). The Board would like input on this potential project from the community members in order to make any decisions that would best fit the district as a whole. If any community member has an opinion, one way or the other, or has some thoughts and or ideas to express, please make plans to attend this meeting on TUESDAY, February 13th at 7:00 pm. If you have questions, please contact Justin Siemsen at

Letcher American Legion and Auxiliary will be sponsoring an appreciation supper for all Letcher fireman and EMT's on Sunday Feb 11, 2018 at 6 pm at the Letcher Community Center.  Meal provided by Auxiliary.  

Save the Date
David Olson Memorial Poker Tournament
February 17, 2018
Artesian Community Center
Registration & Supper at 6:00pm

Saturday – Feb 10th:  Boys @ DWU Classic vs. Canistota @ 7:00pm  
          Girls C Team Jam vs. MVP 9:00 am @ MV 
          3/4th & 5/6th GB @ Wolsey
Monday – Feb 12th – Blue: GBB vs. JVC Woony – 4:00 C Boys -5:15 JHG/JVG/VG 
                                                             Pep Band  
          BB @ SC
Tuesday – Feb 13th – Orange:  G @ Woony  
          B @ SC  
         Winterguard @ SC
         Cheer @ SC  
         BD Mtg @ 7:00       
         Missing assignment lists by 1:00
Wednesday – Feb 14th – Blue: GB @ SC  
         BB @ Woony
         WWTS @ Artesian
Thursday – Feb 15 – Orange:  G/B vs. Mitchell C @ SC (Gross/Sevareid) 4:00 JVG/JVB/VG/VB  
          No Tutoring             
          Parents Called for Extra Help Day
Today’s Menu: Beef & Noodles – CA Blend – Salad Bar – Blueberry Oat Muffin (6-12) – Fruit/Milk Choice

February is the border between winter and spring. ~Terri Guillemets

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