Monthly Archives: March 2016

March 31, 2016

Today’s Breakfast: pancake on a stick, fruit, juice, and milk
Today’s Lunch: bar-b-que, French fries, romaine salad, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: cereal, yogurt, juice, fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Lunch: April fools chicken nuggets, smile potato, broccoli and dip, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
DI will be hosting their annual 5K on April 23. Registration forms were sent home with elementary students or are available on the Groton Area Website. To guarantee a shirt, please register by April 1st. Registrations accepted until the day of the event.
Student Challenge: If you see someone alone, invite them to be part of the group.

The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest. This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

Students: Hunter Safety course sheets are in the entranceway.

Thursday, Mar 31, 2016
Time Event Details
5:45pm
8:00pm Mother/Daughter FCCLA Banquet
Groton Area High School

Friday, Apr 1, 2016
Time Event Details
FFA Little I
South Dakota State University
Student Congress
Brookings High School

*Arliss Doeden will not be having piano lessons this week.

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March 30, 2016

 

March 30, 2016

Today’s Breakfast: cinnamon roll, yogurt, fruit, juice and milk

Today’s Lunch: chicken strips, tri tater, carrots, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: pancake on a stick, fruit, juice, and milk

Tomorrow’s Lunch: bar-b-que, French fries, romaine salad, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

 

DI will be hosting their annual 5K on April 23.  Registration forms were sent home with elementary students or are available on the Groton Area Website.  To guarantee a shirt, please register by April 1st.  Registrations accepted until the day of the event.

Student Challenge:  If you see someone alone, invite them to be part of the group.

 

The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest.   This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

 

Students:  Hunter Safety course sheets are in the entranceway.

 

Thursday, Mar 31, 2016

Time Event Details
5:45pm
8:00pm
Mother/Daughter FCCLA Banquet Groton Area High School

 

Friday, Apr 1, 2016

Time Event Details
FFA Little I South Dakota State University
Student Congress Brookings High School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Arliss Doeden will not be having piano lessons this week.

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March 24, 2016

 

 

Today’s Breakfast: French toast, links, fruit, juice and milk

Today’s Lunch: spaghetti with meat sauce, garlic toast, green beans, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  breakfast bagel, fruit, juice, and milk

Tomorrow’s Lunch: hot dogs, baked beans, broccoli, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

 

Thank you to all of the students who participated in the Peeps contest this year.  We had a lot of wonderful and created designs.  If you are a place winner you can pick up your prize in the library.  Congratulations to the following students:

 

2nd Grade

Third Place-“Top Peep” Talli Wright

Second Place-“Up House” Kayle Figueroa

First Place-“Peep Art Gallery” Hailey Pray

 

5th Grade

Third Place-“Red Carpet Peps” Ashtyn Bahr and Shaylee Peterson

Second Place-“Presidents Peep” Nicole Figueroa

1st Place-“Voice Peeps” Cadence Tullis, Carter Parse, and Ava Kramer

 

Grand Prize

“Apollo Peeps” Nathan Unzen

 

Students:  Please remember to take your Peeps creations home today or they will be thrown out.

 

Homework Help will now be located in the library for the remainder of the year.

 

Student Challenge:  Think before you act.  Make good choices and realize there are both positive and negative consequences for your actions.

 

The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest.   This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

 

Students:  Hunter Safety course sheets are in the entranceway.

 

Friday, Mar 25, 2016

Time Event Details
No School
  Easter Break

 

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March 23, 2016

 

Today’s Breakfast: breakfast pizza, fruit, juice and milk

Today’s Lunch: soft shell tacos, tater tots, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  French toast, links, fruit, juice and milk

Tomorrow’s Lunch: spaghetti with meat sauce, garlic toast, green beans, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

 

On behalf of Mrs. Helvig, Mrs. Weber (OST), and myself we would like to thank all the parents and students for attending our very first Family Math Game Night.  I would also like to thank all of the staff members and high school students who volunteered their time to make this possible.

 

Homework Help will now be located in the library for the remainder of the year.

 

Student Challenge:  Think before you act.  Make good choices and realize there are both positive and negative consequences for your actions.

 

The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest.   This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

 

Students:  Please leave the AR board alone!!!  Mrs. Kjelden spends a lot of time updating it and doesn’t need to fix your mistakes!!!

 

Students:  Hunter Safety course sheets are in the entrance way.

 

Friday, Mar 25, 2016

Time Event Details
No School
Easter Break

 

 

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March 22, 2016

Today’s Breakfast: egg omelet, fruit, juice, and milk
Today’s Lunch: mini corn dogs, baked beans, lettuce, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: breakfast pizza, fruit, juice and milk
Tomorrow’s Lunch: soft shell tacos, tater tots, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Reminder: We will be having Family Math Game Night tonight from 5:30-6:30. Please remember to turn in your reply slips if you plan to attend. We will accept slips through this morning. Thank you!!

Student Challenge: Think before you act. Make good choices and realize there are both positive and negative consequences for your actions.

The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest. This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

Students: Please leave the AR board alone!!! Mrs. Kjelden spends a lot of time updating it and doesn’t need to fix your mistakes!!!

Students: Hunter Safety course sheets are in the entranceway.

Tuesday, Mar 22, 2016
Time Event Details
FFA Miller CDE
Miller High School

Student Congress
Groton Area High School

Student Congress
Groton Area High School

UDFL Groton

Friday, Mar 25, 2016
Time Event Details
No School

Easter Break

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March 21, 2016

Today’s Breakfast: mini pancakes, fruit, juice, and milk
Today’s Lunch: turkey gravy, mashed potatoes, corn, tea bun, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: egg omelet, fruit, juice, and milk
Tomorrow’s Lunch: mini corn dogs, baked beans, lettuce, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

I counted over 8 balls on the playground yesterday. If you are taking a ball outside please bring it back inside.

Reminder: We will be having Family Math Game Night on Tuesday, March 22 from 5:30-6:30. Please remember to turn in your reply slips if you plan to attend. We will accept slips through Tuesday morning. Thank you!!

Student Challenge: Think before you act. Make good choices and realize there are both positive and negative consequences for your actions.

The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest. This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

Students: Please leave the AR board alone!!! Mrs. Kjelden spends a lot of time updating it and doesn’t need to fix your mistakes!!!

Students: Hunter Safety course sheets are in the entranceway.

Monday, Mar 21, 2016
Time Event Details
7:00pm National Honor Society Induction
Groton Area High School

Tuesday, Mar 22, 2016
Time Event Details
FFA Miller CDE
Miller High School

Student Congress
Groton Area High School

Student Congress
Groton Area High School

UDFL Groton

Friday, Mar 25, 2016
Time Event Details
No School

Easter Break

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March 18

March 18, 2016
Today’s Breakfast: cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice, and milk
Today’s Lunch: garlic cheese bread, green beans, lettuce, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: mini pancakes, fruit, juice, and milk
Tomorrow’s Lunch: turkey gravy, mashed potatoes, corn, tea bun, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Reminder: We will be having Family Math Game Night on Tuesday, March 22 from 5:30-6:30. Please remember to turn in your reply slips if you plan to attend. We will accept slips through Tuesday morning. Thank you!!

Student Challenge: Know the golden rule: Respect “Treat others how you want to be treated.”

Students: Please try to find appropriate activities to do outside. I have seen an increased number of students getting in trouble at recess for behaviors that are not allowed.
The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest. This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

Friday, Mar 18, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City

Saturday, Mar 19, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City
9:30am Groton FFA CDE
Groton Area High School

1:30pm Show Choir
Mitchell High School

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March 17, 2016

Today’s Breakfast: pancake on a stick, fruit, juice, and milk
Today’s Lunch: shamrock nuggets, smile potatoes, broccoli, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice, and milk
Tomorrow’s Lunch: garlic cheese bread, green beans, lettuce, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Student Challenge: Know the golden rule: Respect “Treat others how you want to be treated.”

Students: Please try to find appropriate activities to do outside. I have seen an increased number of students getting in trouble at recess for behaviors that are not allowed.
The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest. This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.
Thursday, Mar 17, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City

Friday, Mar 18, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City

Saturday, Mar 19, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City
9:30am Groton FFA CDE
Groton Area High School

1:30pm Show Choir
Mitchell High School

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March 16, 2016

Today’s Breakfast: cinnamon roll, yogurt, fruit, juice, and milk
Today’s Lunch: tomato soup, grilled cheese, carrots and dip, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: pancake on a stick, fruit, juice, and milk
Tomorrow’s Lunch: shamrock nuggets, smile potatoes, broccoli, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Student Challenge: Know the golden rule: Respect “Treat others how you want to be treated.”

Students: Please try to find appropriate activities to do outside. I have seen an increased number of students getting in trouble at recess for behaviors that are not allowed.
The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest. This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016
Time Event Details
End of 3rd Quarter

Thursday, Mar 17, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City

Friday, Mar 18, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City

Saturday, Mar 19, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City
9:30am Groton FFA CDE
Groton Area High School

1:30pm Show Choir
Mitchell High School

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March 15, 2016

Today’s Breakfast: breakfast bagel, fruit, juice, and milk
Today’s Lunch: pizza cruncher, baked beans, lettuce salad, fresh and canned fruit, and milk
Tomorrow’s Breakfast: cinnamon roll, yogurt, fruit, juice, and milk
Tomorrow’s Lunch: tomato soup, grilled cheese, carrots and dip, fresh and canned fruit, and milk

Student Challenge: Know the golden rule: Respect “Treat others how you want to be treated.”
The SDSU College of Nursing announces the 15th Annual “Why I Want to be a Nurse” Contest. This is an opportunity for 5th grade students to earn a monetary gift for college tuition ($100 for 1st place and $75 for 2nd place) while practicing their computer and writing skills. Essays are due March 31, 2016. For more information see Ms. Seeklander.

Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016
Time Event Details
End of 3rd Quarter

Thursday, Mar 17, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City

Friday, Mar 18, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City

Saturday, Mar 19, 2016
Time Event Details
TBD Basketball:Boys Varsity State Tournament
TBA vs. Rapid City @ Rapid City
9:30am Groton FFA CDE
Groton Area High School

1:30pm Show Choir
Mitchell High School

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