Monthly Archives: October 2018

October 19, 2018

Today’s Lunch:  Cheese Pizza Green Beans Carrots

Tomorrow’s Lunch: BBQ Sandwich French Fries

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Cheese Omelet

Please turn in all Box Tops and Loaves for Learning labels at this time.  Our Fall Collection will finalize on October 26th.  Please continue to save labels and turn them in over the winter as we will also have a Spring Collection.  Thank You.

 

Snow Queen Talent Competition forms are in the office. Forms need to be turned in to Mr. Swanson by Monday, October 29. Those performing will set up a run-through time with Mr. Swanson. Preliminary cuts may be made if there is a large number of performers.

 

 

Friday, October 19, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match

eaves:       4:00pm
Dismissal:  —
Return:       —

vs. Milbank

Milbank High School

Saturday, October 20, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Cross Country: Varsity State vs. Sioux Falls

@ Sioux Falls

Oral Interp Florence High School
Florence Invitational
Robotics Groton Area High School

 

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October 18, 2018

 

Today’s Lunch:  *Sweet & Sour Chicken * Rice Egg Roll

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Cheese Pizza Green Beans Carrots

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Breakfast Pizza

Please turn in all Box Tops and Loaves for Learning labels at this time.  Our Fall Collection will finalize on October 26th.  Please continue to save labels and turn them in over the winter as we will also have a Spring Collection.  Thank You.

 

School pictures will be this morning in the commons area.  We will begin with KG at 8:30.  Thank you.

 

Congratulations to the Groton Area Tigers on their berth to the class 11B football playoffs.  First round playoff game against Mobridge-Pollock is scheduled for 6pm on Thursday, 10/18/18, at Doney Field in Groton.  The gates will open at 5pm.  Admissions prices for playoff games are $7 for adults and $5 for students – no passes are accepted.

New this year for playoff/region/state events of the SDHSAA, e-tickets are available from gofan.com.  To purchase tickets, go to https://gofan.co/app/school/SDHSAA , select the event, enter your information/create an account, and purchase the ticket. A link to the site found on the SDHSAA website (http://www.sdhsaa.com), and you can also download the app  or go to https://gofan.co and search “SDHSAA” as the school. (Note- the “.co” instead of “.com” is correct). When you get to the event, you simply show the ticket-taker your digital ticket. They will swipe up to “tear” the ticket and you are on your way to the event.  Paper tickets are still available at the gate.

 

Snow Queen Talent Competition forms are in the office. Forms need to be turned in to Mr. Swanson by Monday, October 29. Those performing will set up a run-through time with Mr. Swanson. Preliminary cuts may be made if there is a large number of performers.

 

 

Thursday, October 18, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
LifeTouch Pictures Groton Area Elementary School, Groton Area High School
6:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs vs. Mobridge-Pollock Schools  @  Groton Area High School

Doney Field

1st Round of Playoffs

Friday, October 19, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match

eaves:       4:00pm
Dismissal:  —
Return:       —

vs. Milbank

Milbank High School

Saturday, October 20, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Cross Country: Varsity State vs. Sioux Falls

@ Sioux Falls

Oral Interp Florence High School
Florence Invitational
Robotics Groton Area High School

 

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October 16, 2018

Today’s Lunch:  *Hamburger Steak * Mashed Potatoes Peas

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Sub Sandwich Potato Chips

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Eggs and Hash Browns

 

Please turn in all Box Tops and Loaves for Learning labels at this time.  Our Fall Collection will finalize on October 26th.  Please continue to save labels and turn them in over the winter as we will also have a Spring Collection.  Thank You.

 

Student Health Screening will be in the upper pod area this morning.

 

Congratulations to the Groton Area Tigers on their berth to the class 11B football playoffs.  First round playoff game against Mobridge-Pollock is scheduled for 6pm on Thursday, 10/18/18, at Doney Field in Groton.  The gates will open at 5pm.  Admissions prices for playoff games are $7 for adults and $5 for students – no passes are accepted.

New this year for playoff/region/state events of the SDHSAA, e-tickets are available from gofan.com.  To purchase tickets, go to https://gofan.co/app/school/SDHSAA , select the event, enter your information/create an account, and purchase the ticket. A link to the site found on the SDHSAA website (http://www.sdhsaa.com), and you can also download the app  or go to https://gofan.co and search “SDHSAA” as the school. (Note- the “.co” instead of “.com” is correct). When you get to the event, you simply show the ticket-taker your digital ticket. They will swipe up to “tear” the ticket and you are on your way to the event.  Paper tickets are still available at the gate.

 

 

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
5:00pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match

vs. Northwestern

Northwestern High School

7th Grade; 5:00 PM 8th Grade; 6:00 PM
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Northwestern

Northwestern High School

C Game at 5pm JV Game at 6pm

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
12:30pm- 2:50pm MathCounts

Warner High School
Warner 6th Grade Invitational

Thursday, October 18, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
LifeTouch Pictures Groton Area Elementary School, Groton Area High School
6:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Playoffs vs. Mobridge-Pollock Schools  @  Groton Area High School

Doney Field

1st Round of Playoffs

Friday, October 19, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match

Leaves:       4:00pm
Dismissal:  —
Return:       —

vs. Milbank

Milbank High School

C & JV matches start at 6pm

Saturday, October 20, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Cross Country: Varsity State vs. Sioux Falls

@ Sioux Falls

Oral Interp Florence High School
Florence Invitational
Robotics Groton Area High School

 

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October 11, 2018

 

 

Today’s Lunch:  Walking Tacos Spanish Rice

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Garlic Cheese Bread Cooked Carrots

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Cereal

 

Today’s Lunch and Recess Schedule

KG-2nd grade students eat from 11:00-11:25

3rd-5th grade students eat from 11:30-11:55.

KG, 1st, and 2nd recess from 11:20-11:40.

3rd, 4th and 5th recess from 11:50-:12:10

 

Staff:  Lunch and recess will run at normal times on Friday.  Classes/grades are more than welcome to attend the marching band festival.  Mr. Fordham sent out an email with scheduled times of each band playing.

 

Conferences will be held today from 1:30-8:30.  School will dismiss at 1:00. OST will be open from 1:00-6:00.

 

Enchanted Forest Book Fair

Thursday, October 11th from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

If you can’t make it, you can order online from Oct. 9-18.

Enjoy a larger, expanded selection for all ages. Books make GREAT gifts!

 

 

The library is closed on Friday for packing the book fair up. Thanks!

 

Please turn in all Box Tops and Loaves for Learning labels at this time.  Our Fall Collection will finalize on October 26th.  Please continue to save labels and turn them in over the winter as we will also have a Spring Collection.  Thank You.

 

Thursday, October 11, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
All-State Chorus Day South Dakota State University
1:30pm- 8:30pm Parent/Teacher Conferences GHS Gymnasium, Groton Area Elementary School
3:30pm Cross Country: Varsity Regional vs. Webster Area High School

Webster Area High School

6:45pm Senior Scholarship Info Night Groton Area High School

Friday, October 12, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Marching Festival Groton Area High School
7:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Game vs. Redfield-Doland

Groton Area High School
Doney Field

Saturday, October 13, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Florence High School
Florence Invitational
TBD Soccer: Boys Varsity Championships TBA vs. Rapid City

@ Rapid City

9:00am Volleyball: Girls Varsity Tournament vs. Redfield-Doland

Redfield-Doland High School

(r-d_fall_vb_classic_2018_public.pdf)

 

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October 10, 2018

 

 

Today’s Lunch:  Pancake On A Stick Tri Taters

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Waking Tacos Spanish Rice

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Breakfast Tacos

 

Staff:  Lunch and recess will run at normal times on Friday.  Classes/grades are more than welcome to attend the marching band festival.  Mr. Fordham sent out an email with scheduled times of each band playing.

 

Conferences will be held this Thursday from 1:30-8:30.  School will dismiss at 1:00. OST will be open from 1:00-6:00.

 

Enchanted Forest Book Fair

Thursday, October 11th from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

If you can’t make it, you can order online from Oct. 9-18.

Enjoy a larger, expanded selection for all ages. Books make GREAT gifts!

 

 

The library is closed on Friday for packing the book fair up. Thanks!

 

Please turn in all Box Tops and Loaves for Learning labels at this time.  Our Fall Collection will finalize on October 26th.  Please continue to save labels and turn them in over the winter as we will also have a Spring Collection.  Thank You.

 

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders.  This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up on October 11.  Thank you!!

 

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
PSAT Testing Sophomores and Juniors Groton Area High School

Thursday, October 11, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
All-State Chorus Day South Dakota State University
1:30pm- 8:30pm Parent/Teacher Conferences GHS Gymnasium, Groton Area Elementary School
3:30pm Cross Country: Varsity Regional vs. Webster Area High School

Webster Area High School

6:45pm Senior Scholarship Info Night Groton Area High School

Friday, October 12, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Marching Festival Groton Area High School
7:00pm Football: Boys Varsity Game vs. Redfield-Doland

Groton Area High School
Doney Field

Saturday, October 13, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Florence High School
Florence Invitational
TBD Soccer: Boys Varsity Championships TBA vs. Rapid City

@ Rapid City

9:00am Volleyball: Girls Varsity Tournament vs. Redfield-Doland

Redfield-Doland High School

(r-d_fall_vb_classic_2018_public.pdf)

 

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October 3, 2018

 

Today’s Lunch:  *Meatball Subs* Corn Lettuce Salad

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Shrimp Poppers Mashed Potatoes Carrots

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Cinnamon Rolls

 

Teacher in-service this Friday.  No school and OST will be closed.

 

No School on Monday, October 8.  OST will be closed.

 

Teachers:  We will be meeting in Mrs. Hendrickson’s room today after school for our conference scheduling.

 

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders.  This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up on October 11.  Thank you!!

 

 

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
All-State Chorus Day Northern State University
12:30pm- 2:50pm MathCounts GHS Gymnasium

Thursday, October 4, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Juniors’ Post-High Planning Day Northern State University
2:00pm Cross Country: Varsity Northeast Conference

vs. Webster Area High School

@ Webster Golf Course

4:00pm Football: Boys 7th/8th Game

 

(Rescheduled from 09-20-18)

vs. Aberdeen Central

@ Aberdeen

7th Grade Only
4:30pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match vs. Redfield-Doland  @  Groton Area High School

GHS Arena

7th Grade; 4:30 PM 8th Grade; 4:30 PM
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Tiospa Zina

Groton Area High School

JV match starts at 6pm

Friday, October 5, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Faculty Inservice Groton Area School District
No School Groton Area School District
Faculty Inservice

 

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October 2, 2018

 

 

Today’s Lunch:  Pepperoni Pizza Green Beans Cauliflower

Tomorrow’s Lunch: *Meatball Subs* Corn Lettuce Salad

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Cheese Omelet

 

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders.  This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up on October 11.  Thank you!!

 

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Golf: Boys Varsity State vs. Dell Rapids

@ Dell Rapids Golf Course

TBD Soccer: Girls Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

1st Round of Playoffs
TBD Soccer: Boys Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

1st Round of Playoffs
4:00pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match

vs. Leola-Frederick

Frederick High School

6:30pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match

vs. Leola-Frederick

Frederick High School

JV match starts at 6:30pm

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
All-State Chorus Day Northern State University
12:30pm- 2:50pm MathCounts GHS Gymnasium

Thursday, October 4, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Juniors’ Post-High Planning Day Northern State University
2:00pm Cross Country: Varsity Northeast Conference

vs. Webster Area High School

@ Webster Golf Course

4:00pm Football: Boys 7th/8th Game

 

(Rescheduled from 09-20-18)

vs. Aberdeen Central

@ Aberdeen

7th Grade Only
4:30pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match vs. Redfield-Doland  @  Groton Area High School

GHS Arena

7th Grade; 4:30 PM 8th Grade; 4:30 PM
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Tiospa Zina

Groton Area High School

JV match starts at 6pm

Friday, October 5, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Faculty Inservice Groton Area School District
No School Groton Area School District
Faculty Inservice

Saturday, October 6, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Soccer: Girls Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

Semi-finals/Playoffs
TBD Soccer: Boys Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

Semi-finals/Playoffs

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October 1, 2018

Today’s Lunch:  Chicken Strips Tater Tots Broccoli

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Pepperoni Pizza Green Beans Cauliflower

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Breakfast Pizza

 

Staff:  For the sake of our book fair we please ask everyone to hold off with Scholastic book orders.  This will help with sales for the Book Fair coming up on October 11.  Thank you!!

 

Monday, October 1, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Golf: Boys Varsity State vs. Dell Rapids

@ Dell Rapids Golf Course

Oral Interp Milbank High School
Milbank Invitational
4:30pm Football: Boys JV Game

vs. Milbank

Milbank High School

6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Florence/Henry  @  Groton Area High School

GHS Arena

C match at 5 pm JV match starts at 6pm

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Golf: Boys Varsity State vs. Dell Rapids

@ Dell Rapids Golf Course

TBD Soccer: Girls Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

1st Round of Playoffs
TBD Soccer: Boys Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

1st Round of Playoffs
4:00pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match

vs. Leola-Frederick

Frederick High School

6:30pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match

vs. Leola-Frederick

Frederick High School

JV match starts at 6:30pm

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
All-State Chorus Day Northern State University
12:30pm- 2:50pm MathCounts GHS Gymnasium

Thursday, October 4, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Juniors’ Post-High Planning Day Northern State University
2:00pm Cross Country: Varsity Northeast Conference

vs. Webster Area High School

@ Webster Golf Course

4:00pm Football: Boys 7th/8th Game

 

(Rescheduled from 09-20-18)

vs. Aberdeen Central

@ Aberdeen

7th Grade Only
4:30pm Volleyball: Girls 7th/8th Match vs. Redfield-Doland  @  Groton Area High School

GHS Arena

7th Grade; 4:30 PM 8th Grade; 4:30 PM
6:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Match vs. Tiospa Zina

Groton Area High School

JV match starts at 6pm

Friday, October 5, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Faculty Inservice Groton Area School District
No School Groton Area School District
Faculty Inservice

Saturday, October 6, 2018

TIME EVENT DETAILS
TBD Soccer: Girls Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

Semi-finals/Playoffs
TBD Soccer: Boys Varsity Playoffs TBA vs. TBA

TBA

Semi-finals/Playoffs

 

 

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