Monthly Archives: October 2017

October 31, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Cauldron Stew Headstones Spooky Trees, (Beef stew) (Biscuits) (Cauliflower and Dip)

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Cheese Omelet

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Pizza Crunchers Corn

 

Happy Halloween!

 

Students:  I counted over 10 balls on the playground last night after school.  Please remember if you take a ball outside you should be bring the same ball inside.

 

Thursday, November 2, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
7:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Regional Groton Area vs. TBA

@ TBA

Region Format: Higher Seed host 2nd Round-2 Sites 1 vs 4/5 Winner 2/7 vs 3/6 Winner

 

 

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October 30, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Chicken Quesadilla Sweet Potato Fries Romaine Salad

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Cinnamon roll Yogurt

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Cauldron Stew Headstones Spooky Trees, (Beef stew) (Biscuits ) (Cauliflower and Dip)

 

Elementary PAC meeting today in the library at 4:30.

 

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

 

Thursday, November 2, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
7:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Regional Groton Area vs. TBA

@ TBA

Region Format: Higher Seed host 2nd Round-2 Sites 1 vs 4/5 Winner 2/7 vs 3/6 Winner

 

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October 26, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Baked Ham Tiny Whole Potatoes Corn

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Sausage and egg Sandwich

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Chicken Quesadilla Sweet Potato Fries Romaine Salad

 

No school tomorrow.  OST will also be closed.

 

Students:  Please take a look at the lost and found.  We will be removing all items from the lost and found today after school.

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

Thursday, October 26, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
ASVAB Testing Groton Area High School
7:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs vs. S. F. Christian

@ Sioux Falls

2nd Round of Playoffs Groton Area at SFChristian 7pm

Friday, October 27, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
No School Groton Area High School, Groton Area Elementary School
No School – Staff Inservice

Saturday, October 28, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Watertown High School
Pumpkinstakes

 

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October 25, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Beef Sticks Mashed Potatoes Island Vegetable

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  *Waffle sticks Sausage

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Baked Ham Tiny Whole Potatoes Corn

 

Students:  Please take a look at the lost and found.  We will be removing all items from the lost and found today after school.

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
8:30am – 11:35am MathCounts Aberdeen Roncalli Middle School
Roncalli Invitational

Thursday, October 26, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
ASVAB Testing Groton Area High School
7:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs vs. S. F. Christian

@ Sioux Falls

2nd Round of Playoffs Groton Area at SFChristian 7pm

Friday, October 27, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
No School Groton Area High School, Groton Area Elementary School
No School – Staff Inservice

Saturday, October 28, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Watertown High School
Pumpkinstakes

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October 24, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Stuffed Pepperoni Sandwich Smiley Potatoes Peas

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Cereal Yogurt

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Beef Sticks Mashed Potatoes Island Vegetable

 

OST will be open today from 1:00-6:00.

 

Students:  Please take a look at the lost and found.  We will be removing all items from the lost and found tomorrow after school.

Staff:  I will be serving smoked pulled pork sandwiches and Italian noodle salad tomorrow for conferences.  The meal will be ready around 4:30.

Adjusted Lunch Schedule for Today.  Please plan accordingly.  Thank you for your understanding.

 

KG, 1st, and 2nd will eat from 11:00-11:25 and have recess from 11:20-11:40

3rd, 4th and 5th will eat from 11:25-11:50 and have recess from 11:45-:12:05

 

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
11:00am – 5:30pm Flu Clinic Groton Area Elementary School
1:30pm – 8:30pm Parent/Teacher Conferences Groton Area High School, Groton Area Elementary School
6:45pm Senior Scholarship Info Night Groton Area High School

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
8:30am – 11:35am MathCounts Aberdeen Roncalli Middle School
Roncalli Invitational

Thursday, October 26, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
ASVAB Testing Groton Area High School
7:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs vs. S. F. Christian

@ Sioux Falls

2nd Round of Playoffs Groton Area at SFChristian 7pm

Friday, October 27, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
No School Groton Area High School, Groton Area Elementary School
No School – Staff Inservice

Saturday, October 28, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Watertown High School
Pumpkinstakes

 

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October 23, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Chicken Wraps Peas Carrot Sticks and Dip

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Breakfast pizza

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Stuffed Pepperoni Sandwich Smiley Potatoes Peas

 

OST will be open tomorrow, October 24th, from 1:00-6:00.

 

Students:  Please take a look at the lost and found.  We will be removing all items from the lost and found Wednesday, October 25, the day after conferences.

Staff:  I will be serving smoked pulled pork sandwiches and Italian noodle salad tomorrow for conferences (in case you were wonderingJ).

OST Students:  Please go directly to the gym after school when your teachers dismiss you.  We had a lot of students showing up to OST late yesterday.

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

Monday, October 23, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Brookings High School
Brookings Invitational
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Milbank

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

C & JV matches at 6pm
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls C Match vs. Milbank

@ Groton Area High School

C & JV matches at 6pm

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
11:00am – 5:30pm Flu Clinic Groton Area Elementary School
1:30pm – 8:30pm Parent/Teacher Conferences Groton Area High School, Groton Area Elementary School
6:45pm Senior Scholarship Info Night Groton Area High School

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
8:30am – 11:35am MathCounts Aberdeen Roncalli Middle School
Roncalli Invitational

Thursday, October 26, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
ASVAB Testing Groton Area High School
7:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs vs. S. F. Christian

@ Sioux Falls

2nd Round of Playoffs Groton Area at SFChristian 7pm

Friday, October 27, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
No School Groton Area High School, Groton Area Elementary School
No School – Staff Inservice

Saturday, October 28, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Watertown High School
Pumpkinstakes

 

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October 20, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Spaghetti Garlic Toast Romaine Salad

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Pancake on a stick

Tomorrow’s Lunch: *Chicken Wraps Peas Carrot Sticks and Dip

 

Students:  Lately we have had some personal items such as cards and toys being lost or taken.  Unfortunately, the school cannot guarantee that your personal belongs and toys won’t get lost or taken while at school.  Please do your best to keep track of your belongings or leave them at home if they are not needed at school.

 

OST will be open on Tuesday, October 24th, from 1:00-6:00.

 

Students:  Please take a look at the lost and found.  We will be removing all items from the lost and found Wednesday, October 25, the day after conferences.

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders (unless you have sent one in already). This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up toward the end of the month. Thank you!

 

Staff:  I will be serving dinner on Tuesday for conferences but will not be proving desserts.

OST Students:  Please go directly to the gym after school when your teachers dismiss you.  We had a lot of students showing up to OST late yesterday.

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Cross Country: Varsity State vs. Rapid City

@ Rapid City

Robotics Groton Area High School
1:00pm Surplus Auction Groton Area School Bus Barn

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October 19, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Mini Corndogs Potato Coins Carrots and Dip

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  French toast Sausage

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Spaghetti Garlic Toast Romaine Salad

 

OST will be open on Tuesday, October 24th, from 1:00-6:00.

 

Students:  Please take a look at the lost and found.  We will be removing all items from the lost and found Wednesday, October 25, the day after conferences.

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders (unless you have sent one in already). This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up toward the end of the month. Thank you!

 

Staff:  I will be serving dinner on Tuesday for conferences but will not be proving desserts.

OST Students:  Please go directly to the gym after school when your teachers dismiss you.  We had a lot of students showing up to OST late yesterday.

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Let’s ‘sock’ it to them- Tigers!

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

     

Thursday, October 19, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
6:30 Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs Groton Area vs. Bennet County

@ Groton Area

1st Round of Playoffs

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Cross Country: Varsity State vs. Rapid City

@ Rapid City

Robotics Groton Area High School
1:00pm Surplus Auction Groton Area School Bus Barn

 

 

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October 17, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Taco Tuesday Refried Beans

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Cinnamon roll Yogurt

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Chicken Wings Tater Tots Broccoli and Dip

 

Students:  Please take a look at the lost and found.  We will be removing all items from the lost and found Wednesday, October 25, the day after conferences.

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders (unless you have sent one in already). This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up toward the end of the month. Thank you!

Staff:  If anyone has any apples to donate to OST by Wednesday, Oct 18, please let Kim know.  OST is making apple juice.  Appreciate it!!  Kim

 

Teachers:  We will meet Wednesday after school in one of the 5th grade rooms to schedule conferences.

 

OST Students:  Please go directly to the gym after school when your teachers dismiss you.  We had a lot of students showing up to OST late yesterday.

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Let’s ‘sock’ it to them- Tigers!

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

   

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
4:30pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match vs. Northwestern

@ Groton Area High School

7th Grade and C team at 4:3pm 8th Grade and JV at 6pm
4:30pm Volleyball: Girls C Match vs. Northwestern

@ Groton Area High School

7th & C matches at 4:30pm 8th & JV matches at 6pm
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Northwestern

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

7th grade & C matches at 4:30pm 8th grade & JV matches at 6pm

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
12:30pm – 2:50pm MathCounts Warner High School
Warner 6th Grade Invitational

Thursday, October 19, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

@ TBA

1st Round of Playoffs

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Cross Country: Varsity State vs. Rapid City

@ Rapid City

Robotics Groton Area High School
1:00pm Surplus Auction Groton Area School Bus Barn

 

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October 16, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Popcorn Chicken *California Vegetable Lettuce Salad

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  *Breakfast Quiche

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Taco Tuesday Refried Beans

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders (unless you have sent one in already). This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up toward the end of the month. Thank you!

Staff:  If anyone has any apples to donate to OST by Wednesday, Oct 18, please let Kim know.  OST is making apple juice.  Appreciate it!!  Kim

 

Students:  Please return Parent/Teacher conference preference sheets today.

 

Staff:  Mr. Donley and Mr. Nehls have been installing whiteboards during the evening hours.

 

OST Students:  Please go directly to the gym after school when your teachers dismiss you.  We had a lot of students showing up to OST late yesterday.

 

Socktober Challenge 2017:  Here’s how it works: All you have to do is put NEW (not used) socks in the Socktober box located in your classroom from October 2-31st. We are looking to collect NEW socks of any size and color for men, women, children, and infants. All of the socks collected at the Groton Area Schools will be donated to the Salvation Army, Safe Harbor, and Journey Home.

The class with the highest percentage of pairs of socks donated will hold the ‘Golden Sock’ traveling trophy for the 2017-2018 school year and a root beer float party.

Let’s ‘sock’ it to them- Tigers!

Box Tops are being collected for our Fall collection.  Please bring all Box Tops to your classroom teacher.  Last day to turn in for Fall count is October 27th.  Remember to continue to clip Box Tops as we will have another collection in the Spring!

 

   

Monday, October 16, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
4:00pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match vs. Langford

@ Langford High School

7th Grade at 4pm 8th Grade at 5pm
6:30pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Langford

@ Langford High School

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
4:30pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match vs. Northwestern

@ Groton Area High School

7th Grade and C team at 4:3pm 8th Grade and JV at 6pm
4:30pm Volleyball: Girls C Match vs. Northwestern

@ Groton Area High School

7th & C matches at 4:30pm 8th & JV matches at 6pm
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Northwestern

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

7th grade & C matches at 4:30pm 8th grade & JV matches at 6pm

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
12:30pm – 2:50pm MathCounts Warner High School
Warner 6th Grade Invitational

Thursday, October 19, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

@ TBA

1st Round of Playoffs

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Cross Country: Varsity State vs. Rapid City

@ Rapid City

Robotics Groton Area High School
1:00pm Surplus Auction Groton Area School Bus Barn

 

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