December 13, 2017

Today’s Lunch:Meatballs Mashed Potatoes Carrots

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Cheese Omelet

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Tomato Soup Grilled Cheese Broccoli

 

*NO STUDENTS ON THE FIELD UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!!!!

 

Groton Area School District Newsletter

 

Beginning in December 2017, the Groton Area School District will begin utilizing an electronic newsletter available to anyone who wishes to receive important news and updates about the Groton Area School District.  Users will have to subscribe by entering their email address and may unsubscribe at any time.

 

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Students:  Please wipe your shoes or boots before entering the building. 

2nd UPDATE!!  Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  We are having water pressure issues.  Sorry for the inconvenience! Thank you!!

 

 

Thursday, December 14, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
5:15pm Basketball: Boys C Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

6:30pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Friday, December 15, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Debate Brookings High School
Brookings Bell
5:00pm Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Redfield Jr-Sr High School

7th grade at 5pm NO 8th grade game
6:30pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Redfield Jr-Sr High School

Saturday, December 16, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Debate Brookings High School
Brookings Bell
9:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament vs. Arlington, Brookings, Chamberlain, Dell Rapids, Harrisburg, Howard, Lennox, Madison, Milbank, Sioux Falls Bishop O’Gorman, Sioux Falls Lincoln, Spearfish, Tea Area, Wagner, West Central South Dakota

@ Madison High School

Sunday, December 17, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
2:30pm – 6:30pm Open Gym GHS Arena
Grades JK-8; 2:30 – 4:30 **Students must be accompanied by an adult from 2:30 – 4:30. Grades 6-12: 4:30 – 6:30

Monday, December 18, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
5:00pm Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Game vs. Britton-Hecla JH

@ Groton Area High School

7th grade at 5pm 8th grade at 6:30pm NO JV Girls game! Varsity to follow JH games
6:30pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Britton-Hecla School

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

 

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December 12, 2017

Today’s Lunch:BBQ Rib Sandwich Tri Taters Romaine salad

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Egg Bake

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Meatballs Mashed Potatoes Carrots

 

Groton Area School District Newsletter

 

Beginning in December 2017, the Groton Area School District will begin utilizing an electronic newsletter available to anyone who wishes to receive important news and updates about the Groton Area School District.  Users will have to subscribe by entering their email address and may unsubscribe at any time.

 

You may opt-in to this communication by going to our website, www.grotonarea.com, by scanning the QR code below, or by entering http://eepurl.com/ddaXLz into any web browser.

 

*Students:  Please wipe your shoes or boots before entering the building. 

 

2nd UPDATE!!  Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  We are having water pressure issues.  Sorry for the inconvenience! Thank you!!

 

 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
6:30pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Game vs. Hitchcock-Tulare

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
5:15pm Basketball: Boys C Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

6:30pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Friday, December 15, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Debate Brookings High School
Brookings Bell
5:00pm Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Redfield Jr-Sr High School

7th grade at 5pm NO 8th grade game
6:30pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Redfield-Doland

@ Redfield Jr-Sr High School

Saturday, December 16, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Debate Brookings High School
Brookings Bell
9:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament vs. Arlington, Brookings, Chamberlain, Dell Rapids, Harrisburg, Howard, Lennox, Madison, Milbank, Sioux Falls Bishop O’Gorman, Sioux Falls Lincoln, Spearfish, Tea Area, Wagner, West Central South Dakota

@ Madison High School

Sunday, December 17, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
2:30pm – 6:30pm Open Gym GHS Arena
Grades JK-8; 2:30 – 4:30 **Students must be accompanied by an adult from 2:30 – 4:30. Grades 6-12: 4:30 – 6:30

Monday, December 18, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
5:00pm Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Game vs. Britton-Hecla JH

@ Groton Area High School

7th grade at 5pm 8th grade at 6:30pm NO JV Girls game! Varsity to follow JH games
6:30pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Britton-Hecla School

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

 

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December 7, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Hamburger Fries Carrots

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:

Tomorrow’s Lunch: * Chicken – Fajitas *Corn and Black Bean Fiesta*

 

Groton Area School District Newsletter

 

Beginning in December 2017, the Groton Area School District will begin utilizing an electronic newsletter available to anyone who wishes to receive important news and updates about the Groton Area School District.  Users will have to subscribe by entering their email address and may unsubscribe at any time.

 

You may opt-in to this communication by going to our website, www.grotonarea.com, by scanning the QR code below, or by entering http://eepurl.com/ddaXLz into any web browser.

 

All boys JK-5th please come to the commons on Friday at 3:05 to meet head wrestling coach Darin Zoellner.  He would like to talk about youth wrestling.

Students:  Mr. Pigors asks that all students put their boots in their lockers.  It makes it difficult for him to clean the hallways when there are boots not put away.  Thank you.

Students:  Please wipe your shoes or boots before entering the building.

Students:  Please turn in your OST order forms ASAP to the office or Mrs. Weber.

The PC Saints Baseball team is hosting Youth Baseball Camps, January 27th and February 3rd.  This is for boys in grades 4-12.  Forms are in the main entrance.

 

Teachers and Students:  We will start our DIBELS testing this week.

 

2nd UPDATE!!  Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  We are having water pressure issues.  Sorry for the inconvenience! Thank you!!

 

 

Friday, December 8, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
4:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm
5:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm

Saturday, December 9, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Robotics Rapid City Stevens High School
10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. LaMoure/Litchville-Marion

@ LaMoure High School

2:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm
3:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm

Sunday, December 10, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
2:30pm – 6:30pm Open Gym GHS Arena
Grades JK-8; 2:30 – 4:30 **Students must be accompanied by an adult from 2:30 – 4:30. Grades 6-12: 4:30 – 6:30

 

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December 7, 2017

Today’s Lunch: * Italian Rotini Corn Broccoli

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Bagels *Yogurt Parfait*

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Hamburger Fries Carrots

 

All boys JK-5th please come to the commons on Friday at 3:05 to meet head wrestling coach Darin Zoellner.  He would like to talk about youth wrestling.

Students:  Mr. Pigors asks that all students put their boots in their lockers.  It makes it difficult for him to clean the hallways when there are boots not put away.  Thank you.

Students:  Please wipe your shoes or boots before entering the building.

Students:  Please turn in your OST order forms ASAP to the office or Mrs. Weber.

The PC Saints Baseball team is hosting Youth Baseball Camps, January 27th and February 3rd.  This is for boys in grades 4-12.  Forms are in the main entrance.

 

Teachers and Students:  We will start our DIBELS testing this week.

 

2nd UPDATE!!  Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  We are having water pressure issues.  Sorry for the inconvenience! Thank you!!

 

 

Thursday, December 7, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
7:00pm MS/HS Christmas Concert GHS Gymnasium

Friday, December 8, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
4:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm
5:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm

Saturday, December 9, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Robotics Rapid City Stevens High School
10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. LaMoure/Litchville-Marion

@ LaMoure High School

2:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm
3:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm

Sunday, December 10, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
2:30pm – 6:30pm Open Gym GHS Arena
Grades JK-8; 2:30 – 4:30 **Students must be accompanied by an adult from 2:30 – 4:30. Grades 6-12: 4:30 – 6:30

 

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December 6, 2017

Today’s Lunch:* Vegetable Soup String Cheese Romaine salad

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Breakfast Pizza

Tomorrow’s Lunch: * Italian Rotini Corn Broccoli

 

Students:  Please wipe your shoes or boots before entering the building.

Students:  Please turn in your OST order forms ASAP to the office or Mrs. Weber.

Teachers:  We will have a RTI committee meeting today after school in the office conference room from 3:30-4:00.  I’ve held off on having meetings for the past month or so to see how it has been going with Dr. Houge.  We will be discussing how the training is going as well as discussing how RTI has been going up to this point.

 

The PC Saints Baseball team is hosting Youth Baseball Camps, January 27th and February 3rd.  This is for boys in grades 4-12.  Forms are in the main entrance.

 

Teachers and Students:  We will start our DIBELS testing this week.

 

UPDATE!!  Due to plumbing issues one toilets in the upper pod is out of service until further notice.  Sorry for the inconvenience!  Please read the signs.  Thank you!!

 

 

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
12:30pm – 3:00pm MathCounts Aberdeen
Roncalli Elementary Countdown

Thursday, December 7, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
7:00pm MS/HS Christmas Concert GHS Gymnasium

Friday, December 8, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
4:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm
5:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm

Saturday, December 9, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Robotics Rapid City Stevens High School
10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. LaMoure/Litchville-Marion

@ LaMoure High School

2:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm
3:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm

Sunday, December 10, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
2:30pm – 6:30pm Open Gym GHS Arena
Grades JK-8; 2:30 – 4:30 **Students must be accompanied by an adult from 2:30 – 4:30. Grades 6-12: 4:30 – 6:30

 

 

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December 5, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Chicken Strips Sweet Potato Fries Cauliflower

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: French Toast Sausage

Tomorrow’s Lunch: * Vegetable Soup String Cheese Romaine salad

 

Two Hour Late Start for PE/Music

AM

10:35-10:55 – 3rd Grade

10:55-11:15 – 4th Grade

11:15-11:35 – 5th Grade

 

PM

1:40-2:00 – 5th Grade Band

2:00-2:15 – Junior Kindergarten (T/TH)

2:15-2:30 – Kindergarten
2:30-2:50 – 1st Grade
2:50-3:10 – 2nd Grade

Teachers:  We will have a RTI committee meeting tomorrow after school in the office conference room from 3:30-4:00.  I’ve held off on having meetings for the past month or so to see how it has been going with Dr. Houge.  We will be discussing how the training is going as well as discussing how RTI has been going up to this point.

 

OST’s Little Caesars fundraiser pizza kit order forms are due today.

 

The PC Saints Baseball team is hosting Youth Baseball Camps, January 27th and February 3rd.  This is for boys in grades 4-12.  Forms are in the main entrance.

 

Teachers and Students:  We will start our DIBELS testing this week.  This may not be possible today due to the late start.  Thanks

 

Students:  If you have to come to the office during the day please use the south door (facing the commons area…I will also show students this during lunch today)

Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  Sorry for the inconvenience!

 

 

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Debate Milbank High School
Milbank Novice
Practice ACT Test Groton Area High School
5:30pm Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Game vs. Ipswich

@ Ipswich High School

7th grade at 5:30pm 8th grade at 6:30pm
6:00pm Wrestling: Varsity Duals

(Cancelled)

TBA vs. Britton-Hecla School

@ Britton-Hecla High School

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
12:30pm – 3:00pm MathCounts Aberdeen
Roncalli Elementary Countdown

Thursday, December 7, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
7:00pm MS/HS Christmas Concert GHS Gymnasium

Friday, December 8, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
4:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm
5:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Deuel

@ Deuel High School

Girls JV game at 4pm Boys JV game at 5pm

Saturday, December 9, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Robotics Rapid City Stevens High School
10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. LaMoure/Litchville-Marion

@ LaMoure High School

2:00pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm
3:00pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Double Header vs. Leola

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

Girls JV game at 2pm Boys JV game at 3pm

Sunday, December 10, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
2:30pm – 6:30pm Open Gym GHS Arena
Grades JK-8; 2:30 – 4:30 **Students must be accompanied by an adult from 2:30 – 4:30. Grades 6-12: 4:30 – 6:30

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December 1, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Mini Corndogs Sweet tots Broccoli

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Breakfast Taco

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Beef Taco – Wedge Refried beans Lettuce salad

OST’s Little Caesars fundraiser pizza kit order forms are due by December 5.

 

The PC Saints Baseball team is hosting Youth Baseball Camps, January 27th and February 3rd.  This is for boys in grades 4-12.  Forms are in the main entrance.

 

Teachers and Students:  We will start our DIBELS testing next week.

 

Students:  If you have to come to the office during the day please use the south door (facing the commons area…I will also show students this during lunch today)

Staff and students:  Starting today…students, parents, and staff will be using the new main entrance on the south eastside of the building.  All parents and students will be required to use this entrance.  Bus students will continue to use the old main entrance.  After school, walkers and pickups will be released at 3:22 from the new main entrance.  They will not be waiting for buses to leave.  Please remind your child/student to use the sidewalks around the parking lot.

Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  Sorry for the inconvenience!

 

 

Friday, December 1, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp

Saturday, December 2, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp
10:00am Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Jamboree vs. Langford, Northwestern, Waubay-Summit, Webster MS

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. Clark/Willow Lake

@ Clark Junior-Senior High School

 

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November 30, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Chicken –N- Noodles

Tomorrow’s Breakfast: Waffles Sausage

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Mini Corndogs Sweet tots Broccoli

The PC Saints Baseball team is hosting Youth Baseball Camps, January 27th and February 3rd.  This is for boys in grades 4-12.  Forms are in the main entrance.

 

OST Students:  Please come directly to the commons and take a seat at the tables before checking in.  We will be checking in by grade to avoid confusion.  Thanks!

 

Teachers and Students:  We will start our DIBELS testing next week.

 

Students:  If you have to come to the office during the day please use the south door (facing the commons area…I will also show students this during lunch today)

Staff and students:  Starting today…students, parents, and staff will be using the new main entrance on the south eastside of the building.  All parents and students will be required to use this entrance.  Bus students will continue to use the old main entrance.  After school, walkers and pickups will be released at 3:22 from the new main entrance.  They will not be waiting for buses to leave.  Please remind your child/student to use the sidewalks around the parking lot.

Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  Sorry for the inconvenience!

 

 

Friday, December 1, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp

Saturday, December 2, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp
10:00am Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Jamboree vs. Langford, Northwestern, Waubay-Summit, Webster MS

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. Clark/Willow Lake

@ Clark Junior-Senior High School

 

 

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November 28, 2017

Today’s Lunch: Chicken Legs Tater Tots

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Breakfast Slider

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Peperoni Pizza Corn

Students:  If you have to come to the office during the day please use the south door (facing the commons area…I will also show students this during lunch today)

Staff and students:  Starting today…students, parents, and staff will be using the new main entrance on the south eastside of the building.  All parents and students will be required to use this entrance.  Bus students will continue to use the old main entrance.  After school, walkers and pickups will be released at 3:22 from the new main entrance.  They will not be waiting for buses to leave.  Please remind your child/student to use the sidewalks around the parking lot.

Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  Sorry for the inconvenience!

 

 

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
6:00pm Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Game vs. Clark/Willow Lake

@ Groton Area High School

7th grade at 6pm 8th grade at 7pm

Friday, December 1, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp

Saturday, December 2, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp
10:00am Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Jamboree vs. Langford, Northwestern, Waubay-Summit, Webster MS

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. Clark/Willow Lake

@ Clark Junior-Senior High School

 

 

 

 

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November 27, 2017

 

Today’s Lunch:Hot Dogs Fries

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Bagel Yogurt

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Chicken Legs Tater Tots

Students:  If you have to come to the office during the day please use the south door (facing the commons area…I will also show students this during lunch today)

 

Groton Area Elementary PAC (Parent Action Committee) meeting in the Conference room on Monday, November 27th, at 4:30.  All parents are welcome and encouraged to attend!

Staff and students:  Starting today…students, parents, and staff will be using the new main entrance on the south eastside of the building.  All parents and students will be required to use this entrance.  Bus students will continue to use the old main entrance.  After school, walkers and pickups will be released at 3:22 from the new main entrance.  They will not be waiting for buses to leave.  Please remind your child/student to use the sidewalks around the parking lot.

Due to plumbing issues both toilets in the upper pod are out of service until further notice.  Sorry for the inconvenience!

 

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
6:00pm Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Game vs. Clark/Willow Lake

@ Groton Area High School

7th grade at 6pm 8th grade at 7pm

Friday, December 1, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp

Saturday, December 2, 2017

TIME EVENT DETAILS
Oral Interp Aberdeen Central High School
State Oral Interp
10:00am Basketball: Girls 7th/8th Jamboree vs. Langford, Northwestern, Waubay-Summit, Webster MS

@ Groton Area High School
GHS Arena

10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Tournament TBA vs. Clark/Willow Lake

@ Clark Junior-Senior High School

 

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