Middle School West News

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: January 16, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, January 16th.  It is a day 2.  Attention Student Council-  There will be no meeting tomorrow morning!  See Ms. Paasch or Ms. Barrett if you have questions. Super job to our newest Knights Honor winners.  They are:  5th graders:  Kai S. and Jolette P.A., 6th graders: Cameron Re. and Jack D., 7th graders: Elijah H.  and Jocelyn J., and 8th graders: ... Read More

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Friday, January 12th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: January 12, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, January 12th.  It is a day 1.  STMA Girls Basketball youth night is tonight! ALL STMA youth players wearing a jersey and accompanied by an adult will get in for free!!  The Knights take on St Francis Saints who have a record of 8 and 2!  9th and JV games kick off at 5:45 and varsity 7:15!  There will be drawing for prizes during the game and after the game join the varsity girls on the floor for cupcakes and... Read More

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Thursday, January 11th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: January 11, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, January 11th.  It is a day 3.  Tomorrow has been declared “Vikings Day” here at Middle School West.  Wear your Minnesota Vikings apparel and get ready to cheer the Vikings on against the New Orleans Saints. STMA Girls Basketball youth night is tomorrow night! ALL STMA youth players wearing a jersey and accompanied by an adult will get in for free!!  The Knights take on St Francis Saints who have a record... Read More

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Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: January 10, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, January 10th.  It is a day 2.  It is the 80th day of school. Students from Knights R Us School Store will be selling products today between 11:15 and 12:30. Friday has been declared “Vikings Day” here at Middle School West.  Wear your Minnesota Vikings apparel and get ready to cheer the Vikings on against the New Orleans Saints. Lunch today:  Lines one and two have Italian... Read More

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Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: January 9, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, January 9th.  It is a day 1.  Students from Knights R Us School Store will be selling products tomorrow between 11:15 and 12:30.Please bring money if you are interested in stocking up on Knights gear! Friday has been declared “Vikings Day” here at Middle School West.  Wear your Minnesota Vikings apparel and get ready to cheer the Vikings on against the New Orleans Saints. Lunch today:  Lines... Read More

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Monday, January 8th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: January 8, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, January 8th.  It is a day 3.  Register Online with community education for winter art club. Art Club is for students in GRADES 5-8 interested in being creative and making art. Mrs. Erickson runs art club on Wednesdays from 3:15 until 4:15 for eight weeks and it begins on January 31st.   Registration Ends January 30th Friday has been declared “Vikings Day” here at Middle School West.  Wear... Read More

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Friday, January 5th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: January 5, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, January 5th.  It is a day 2.  Way to go to our 1st 2018 Knights Honor winners!  They are:  grade 5, Melvin M. and Kennedy V., 6th grade: Holland K. and Brett L., 7th graders:  Bill V. and Hannah C., and 8th graders:  Sydney P. and Jacob B. Tonight is Youth night as the Knights boys’ varsity hockey team takes on #8 Moorhead.  Any youth hockey players... Read More

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Thursday, January 4th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: January 4, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, January 4th.  It is a day 1.  Tomorrow is Youth night as the Knights boys’ varsity hockey team takes on #8 Moorhead.  Any youth hockey players wearing a jersey can get in free with a paid adult.  Come out and cheer on the Knights in a huge section 8AA match-up.  Game times are 5:15JV and 7:00 Varsity.  Lunch today:  Lines one and two have turkey gravy over whipped potatoes.  Line three has... Read More

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Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: January 3, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, January 3rd.  It is a day 3.  Remember yearbook staff…no meeting today!  See you next Wednesday. This Friday is Youth night as the Knights boys’ varsity hockey team takes on #8 Moorhead.  Any youth hockey players wearing a jersey can get in free with a paid adult.  Come out and cheer on the Knights in a huge section 8AA match-up.  Game times are 5:15JV and 7:00 Varsity.  Lunch... Read More

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Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018 - day 2

Posted on: January 2, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, January 2nd.  It is a day 2.  Today is the first day of practice for 7th & 8th grade boys’ basketball.  Make sure your parents registered you in Fee Pay.  If you are not registered, you won’t be allowed to practice today. Lunch today:  Lines one and two have beef nacho supreme.  Line three has hot turkey, ham, and cheese on a bun, PBJ grape, and deli turkey... Read More

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Friday, December 22nd, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, December 22nd.  It is a day 1.  Lunch today:  Lines one and two have cheesy French bread with marinara sauce.  Line three has shredded turkey on a hoagie bun, PBJ grape, and deli turkey sandwiches. Have a great day. Read More

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Thursday, December 21st, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: December 21, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, December 21st.  It is a day 3.  Tomorrow is Festive wear day.  Remember, that all school rules in regards to hats apply.  That means, that festive sweaters and shirts are OK, but festive hats are not. Congratulations to our Geo Bee Finalists! These 10 students will be competing when we return from winter break on January 5th in front of the entire school:  Tyler B., Emma C., Ryan F., Dylan F., Ben... Read More

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Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: December 20, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, December 20th.  It is a day 2.  Mrs. LaPoint’s SNAP class needs to report to Mr. Anderson’s SNAP.  Remember, that all school rules in regards to hats apply.  That means, that festive sweaters and shirts are OK, but festive hats are not. Congratulations to the 6th – 8th grade Woodwind Ensemble for their outstanding performance at the Mall of America last night. You... Read More

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Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: December 19, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, December 19th.  It is a day 1.  It is the 70th day of school. Attention 6th Grade Students: Today during Responsive Hour, you will take part in vision screening located in our cafeteria.  If you wear glasses or contact lenses, make sure you have them for this screening. The STMA Knights Girls basketball team plays host to the Hopkins Royals tonight. The Royals come to town with a perfect record of 7... Read More

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Monday, December 18th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: December 18, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, December 18th.  It is a day 3.  Attention 6th Grade Students: Tomorrow during Responsive Hour, you will take part in Vision Screening located in our cafeteria.  If you wear glasses or contact lenses, make sure you have them for this screening. The STMA Knights Girls basketball team plays Host to the Hopkins Royals tomorrow night. The Royals come to town with a perfect record of 7 and 0 and ranked number 1 in the... Read More

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Friday, December 15th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: December 15, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, December 15th.  It is a day 2.  Coach Fischer would like to remind 8th grade girls’ basketball players that the Gold B team plays at home at 4:30 on Monday,  the Blue team plays at 5:30 at home on Monday, and the A team plays at Monticello on Monday. Wrestling team is home tonight in the Greeno Invitational Tournament at 4:00. Lunch today:  Lines one and two have stuffed cheese or pepperoni... Read More

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Thursday, December 14th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: December 14, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, December 14th.  It is a day 1.  Fantastic job to this weeks Knights Honor winners!  They are:  5th graders:  Hannah T. and Ethan S., 6th graders:  Morgan C. and Christina N., 7th graders:  Mason S. and Lourdes L.R, and 8th graders:  Adam H. and Carter H. Congratulations to the 8th grade girls’ basketball A Team as they improved their... Read More

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Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: December 13, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, December 13th.  It is a day 3.  Congratulations to our choirs.  Your concerts last night were awesome. Attention all 8th grade students: Today is the day you will be completing MCIS activities during an extended SNAP period. Please report to your 5th Hour teacher today during SNAP. The St. Michael Lions 2017 Drug Awareness Poster Contest ends today.  Posters need to be turned... Read More

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Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: December 12, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, December 12th.  It is a day 2.  Attention all 8th grade students: Tomorrow is the day you will be completing MCIS activities during an extended SNAP period. Please report to your 5th Hour teacher tomorrow during SNAP. The St. Michael Lions 2017 Drug Awareness Poster Contest ends tomorrow.  Posters need to be turned into Mrs. LaPointe or the office by tomorrow.  5th... Read More

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Monday, December 11th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: December 11, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, December 11th. It is a day 1. Congratulations to our newest Knights Honor winners: 5th graders: Izzy H. and Seth W., 6th graders: Austin B.and Dashton M. 7th graders: Camryn P. and Bryan N., and 8th graders: Blake B. and Heidi O.. The St. Michael Lions 2017 Drug Awareness Poster Contest ends Wednesday. Posters need to be turned into Mrs. Lapointe or the office by Wednesday. Students... Read More

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Friday, December 8th, 2017 - day 3

Posted on: December 8, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, December 8th. It is a day 3. The St. Michael Lions 2017 Drug Awareness Poster Contest has been extended to next Wednesday. Posters need to be turned into Mrs. Lapointe or the office by next Wednesday. Students interested in SoarArts performances should pick up a flyer in the office. Students interested in signing up for lacrosse should pick up a flyer in the office. The 8th grade girls’ basketball A... Read More

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Thursday, December 7th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: December 7, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, December 7th.  It is a day 2.   Hey Middle School West, are you up for a challenge? Student Council wants to see if in ONE week, we can collect $1200.  Here’s why…….we will be donating the money to various causes in our community, like the Hanover Food Shelf, Caring for Kids toy drive, and Coaches vs. Cancer event. So look for that spare change……scrounge in the couch cushions, dig in the pockets,... Read More

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Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: December 6, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, December 6th.  It is a day 1.   Hey Middle School West, are you up for a challenge? Student Council wants to see if in ONE week, we can collect $1200.  Here’s why…….we will be donating the money to various causes in our community, like the Hanover Food Shelf, Caring for Kids toy drive, and Coaches vs. Cancer event. So look for that spare change……scrounge in the couch cushions, dig in the pockets,... Read More

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Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: December 5, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, December 5th.  It is a day 3.  It is the 60th day of school. Hey Middle School West, are you up for a challenge? Student Council wants to see if in ONE week, we can collect $1200.  Here’s why…….we will be donating the money to various causes in our community, like the Hanover Food Shelf, Caring for Kids toy drive, and Coaches vs. Cancer event. So look for that spare change……scrounge in... Read More

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Monday, December 4th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: December 4, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, December 4th.  It is a day 2.   Fabulous job to our newest Knights Honor winners!  5th grade winners are:  Jacob C. and Sophia Z., 6th grade winners:  Connor B. and Eminah T., 7th grade winners are:  Kailyn E. and Julian E., and 8th graders:  Katie S. and Kristy L. Hey Middle School West, are you up for a challenge? Student Council wants to see if in ONE week,... Read More

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Thursday, November 30th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: November 30, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, November 30th.  It is a day 1.   Hey Middle School West, are you up for a challenge? Student Council wants to see if in ONE week, we can collect $1200.  Here’s why…….we will be donating the money to various causes in our community, like the Hanover Food Shelf, Caring for Kids toy drive, and Coaches vs. Cancer event. So look for that spare change……scrounge in the couch cushions, dig in the pockets,... Read More

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Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: November 29, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, November 29th.  It is a day 3.   Awesome job to our bands.  Your concerts last night were awesome!! Attention Yearbook staff.  THERE IS A MEETING TODAY after school from 3:10-4:00.  There will be an information meeting right after school next Monday in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in going out for school basketball this winter. The St.... Read More

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Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: November 28, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, November 28th. It is a day 2. There will be an information meeting right after school next Monday in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in going out for school basketball this winter. The St. Michael Lions 2017 Drug Awareness Poster Contest runs through December 8th. You will need to grab an official sticker for your contact information and poster board from Mrs. LaPointe in the... Read More

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Monday, November 27th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: November 27, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, November 27th.  It is a day 1.   There will be an information meeting right after school in the lecture hall on December 4th for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in going out for school basketball this winter. The St. Michael Lions 2017 Drug Awareness Poster Contest runs through December 8th.   If you would like to be part of the contest, you will need to complete a... Read More

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Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: November 22, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, November 22nd.  It is a day 3.   No open gym today. The book fair ends today. Due to Fall Break, Art Club is cancelled tonight and will resume on November 29th. There is no MATHCOUNTS tonight because of Thanksgiving break.  The next session will be November 29th. There will be an information meeting right after school in the lecture hall on December 4th for all... Read More

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Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: November 21, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, November 21st.  It is a day 2.   Parent/teacher conferences are tonight from 3:45 until 7:45. The book fair ends tomorrow. Come and visit during the school day or during parent/teacher conferences. Due to Fall Break, Art Club is cancelled tomorrow and will resume on November 29th. There is no MATHCOUNTS tomorrow because of Thanksgiving break.  The next session will be November 29th. All... Read More

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Monday, November 20th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: November 20, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, November 20th.  It is a day 1.   Parent/teacher conferences are tomorrow night from 3:45 until 7:45. The book fair runs through Wednesday. Come and visit during the school day or during parent/teacher conferences. 7th and 8th grade wrestlers, remember practice begins tonight.  Make sure that your parents have registered you. You won’t be allowed to practice Monday if you are not... Read More

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Friday, November 17th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: November 17, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, November 17th.  It is a day 3.   Nice job to our newest Knights Honor winners.  5th grade winners are:  Deborah W. and Tyson M., 6th grade winners: Declan S. and Robert C., 7th grade winners: Julia W. and Michael L., and 8th grader winners: Sydney R. and Brody M. Parent/teacher conferences are next Tuesday from 3:45 until 7:45. The book fair runs through next... Read More

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Thursday, November 16th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: November 16, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, November 16th.  It is a day 2.  It is the 50th day of school. Parent/teacher conferences are tonight and again next Tuesday from 3:45 until 7:45. The book fair runs through next Wednesday. Come and visit during the school day or during parent/teacher conferences. If you are interested in being in Destination Imagination this year, remember your registration form is due tomorrow. 7th... Read More

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Wednesday, November 15th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: November 15, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, November 15th.  It is a day 1.   Parent/teacher conferences are tomorrow and again next Tuesday from 3:45 until 7:45. The book fair starts today and runs through November 22nd. Come and visit during the school day or during parent/teacher conferences. If you are interested in being in Destination Imagination this year, remember your registration form is due this Friday. 7th and... Read More

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Monday, November 14th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: November 14, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, November 14th.  It is a day 2.   Parent/teacher conferences are this Thursday and again on November 21st from 3:45 until 7:45. If you are you interested in sharing your talent with MSW at a Knights' Honor Festival, auditions are tonight in the auditorium. The book fair is coming. The book fair starts tomorrow and runs through November 22nd. Come and visit during the school day or during... Read More

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Monday, November 13th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: November 13, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, November 13th.  It is a day 2.   If you are you interested in sharing your talent with MSW at a Knights' Honor Festival, auditions tonight and tomorrow in the auditorium. The STMA high school students will be selling merchandise one more time during lunches today. New STMA winter hats will be available for $15 dollars. Bring your money Monday. 7th & 8th grade girls’ basketball... Read More

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Friday, November 10th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: November 10, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, November 10th.  It is a day 1.  Excellent job to this week’s Knights Honor winners.  They are: 5th graders, Christian L. and Annika S., 6th graders, Aaron S. and Preston C., 7th graders, Haydon H. and Angie J., and 8th graders, Abby C. and Kaleb A. 5th & 6th grade activity night is tonight from 6:00 until 8:30 here at West.  All West students... Read More

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Thursday, November 9th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: November 9, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, November 9th.  It is a day 3.   Kindness Bingo drawing winners are:  5th graders:  Tyler T., Riley H., Reagan C., Houa V., Elena H., Emmy H., Kennedy V.,  Riley T., Tyler S., and Leighton B.  6th graders:  Grady R., Gabby A., Addie K., Delia W., Nate S., Rylie S., Eva N., Connor B., and Erica L.  7th graders:  Natalia M., Zachary D., Kate C., Erin M., Mason B., Breanna... Read More

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Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: November 8, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, November 8th.  It is a day 2.   5th & 6th grade activity night is this Friday night from 6:00 until 8:30 here at West.  All West students should enter door N.  Cost is $5 or $4 if you bring along a canned good for the food shelf.   Please have exact cash with you.  There will be food at the concession stand, so make sure to bring some extra money for that.  There will be open gym,... Read More

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Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: November 7, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, November 7th.  It is a day 1.   No Youth Matters tonight. Student Council will have a meeting at 7:35 tomorrow morning in the Student Council room. 5th & 6th grade activity night is this Friday night here at West. Students from the high school will be at all lunches today and Thursday selling new and old merchandise.  All old merchandise will be 20% off. New merchandise will... Read More

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Monday, November 6th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: November 6, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, November 6th.  It is a day 3.   There will be an information meeting right after school tonight in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th graders interested in going out for wrestling this year.  5th & 6th grade activity night is this Friday night here at West. Students from the high school will be at all lunches tomorrow and Thursday selling new and old... Read More

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Friday, November 3rd, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: November 3, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, November 3rd.  It is a day 2.   Superior job to our newest Knights Honor winners.  Winners are:  5th graders: Ava B. and Marcus G., 6th graders: Caleb M. and Britani M., 7th graders: Charlie L. and Salena H., and 8th graders:  Olivia C. and Andrew M. Students – remember to turn in your Kindness Bingo Cards this week! Boxes for each grade level are located in the... Read More

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Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: November 2, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, November 2nd.  It is a day 1.  It is the 40th day of school. Students – remember to turn in your Kindness Bingo Cards this week! Boxes for each grade level are located in the lunch room. Drawings will take place next week. A reminder that activity night has been postponed to November 10th due to the home playoff football game here at West.  There will be an information meeting right... Read More

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Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: November 1, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, November 1st.  It is a day 3.   Students – remember to turn in your Kindness Bingo Cards this week! Boxes for each grade level are located in the lunch room. Drawings will take place next week. A reminder that activity night has been postponed to November 10th due to the home playoff football game here at West.  There will be an information meeting right after school next Monday in the... Read More

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Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: October 31, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, October 31st.  It is a day 2.   A reminder that activity night has been postponed to November 10th due to the home playoff football game here at West.  Students:  If your parent or guardian drops you off at school before 8:00, please remember to be in the hallway just inside Door O.  Until the bell rings at 8:00, you are reminded that this hallway is the only place you should be.  While in this... Read More

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Monday, October 30th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: October 30, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, October 30th.  It is a day 1.   Students:  If your parent or guardian drops you off at school before 8:00, please remember to be in the hallway just inside Door O.  Until the bell rings at 8:00, you are reminded that this hallway is the only place you should be.  While in this hallway, no students should be beyond the cafeteria. Chess club for grades 5-8 is starts tonight in Mr. Barthel’s room. ... Read More

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Friday, October 27th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: October 27, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, October 27th.  It is a day 3.   Students in the All Things Digital class will meet in the F113 lab in the 7th grade hallway today. 8th graders volleyball players, please turn in your clean jerseys to Mrs. Haugen! Thank you to those that have turned them in! Chess club for grades 5-8 is starts Monday.  All ability levels are welcome.  Cost is $25.  Pick up an information flyer in... Read More

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Thursday, October 26th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: October 26, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, October 26th.  It is a day 2.   Students in the All Things Digital class will meet in the F113 lab in the 7th grade hallway today and tomorrow. Job well done to this weeks Knights Honor winners.  5th grade winners are:  Lyla C. and Erik N., 6th grade winners: Tyler H. and Mya S., 7th grade winners: Jason K. and Josh C., and 8th grade winners:  Taetum D. and... Read More

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Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: October 25, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, October 25th.  It is a day 1.   Come support the Lady Knights Varsity Soccer team tomorrow night as they play their first round game in the State Tournament!  Kick-off is at 5:30 at SCSU against #1 ranked Wayzata.  Let’s pack the stands and show our Knight pride! Chess club for grades 5-8 is on Mondays in Mr. Barthel’s room starting next Monday.  All ability levels are welcome.  Cost is... Read More

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Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: October 24, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, October 24th.  It is a day 3.   Student council will be meeting at 7:35 tomorrow morning in the student council room. Chess club for grades 5-8 is on Mondays in Mr. Barthel’s room starting on October 30th.  All ability levels are welcome.  Cost is $25.  Pick up an information flyer in the office or from Mr. Barthel. There will be an information meeting right after school on November... Read More

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Monday, October 23rd, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: October 23, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, October 23rd.  It is a day 2.   7th & 8th grade girls’ basketball players.  Remember that practice begins tonight.  Make sure that your parents registered you. There will be an informational meeting tomorrow morning at 7:45 in the high school in room 2243 for all 7th & 8th grade boys who want to be part of the high school swim and dive team. Students... Read More

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Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: October 17, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, October 17th.  It is a day 1.   Great job to our most recent Knights Honor winners.  They are: 5th graders, Nahvier W. and Sawyer A.  6th graders: Taylor J. and Hailey R., 7th graders, Jake S. and Emma D., and 8th graders, Hunter S. and Brett A. 7th & 8th grade girls’ basketball players.  Remember that practice begins next Monday,... Read More

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Monday, October 16th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: October 16, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, October 16th.  It is a day 3.   7th & 8th grade girls basketball players.  Remember that practice begins a week from today, October 23rd.  Make sure you have your parents register you before then. Students in 7th and 8th grade who are interested in weightlifting should pick up a flyer in the office or from Mr. Kelley. Boys in 5th and... Read More

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Friday, October 13th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: October 13, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, October 13th.  It is a day 2.   Please return any ice packs you may have back to the nurse’s office. Attention 7th and 8th graders:  Tonight is your first Activity Night of the year!  Activity Night will be at EAST from 6-9pm.  The cost is $5 or $4 with a canned food donation.  There will be open gym, swimming, concessions, dance, and much more!  You can get... Read More

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: October 12, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, October 12th.  It is a day 1.   Please return any ice packs you may have back to the nurse’s office. Attention 7th and 8th graders:  Tomorrow night is your first Activity Night of the year!  Activity Night will be at EAST from 6-9pm.  The cost is $5 or $4 with a canned food donation.  There will be open gym, swimming, concessions, dance, and much more!  You... Read More

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Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: October 11, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, October 11th.  It is a day 3   Please return any ice packs you may have back to the nurse’s office. Attention 7th and 8th graders:  This Friday is your first Activity Night of the year!  Activity Night will be at EAST from 6-9pm.  The cost is $5 or $4 with a canned food donation.  There will be open gym, swimming, concessions, dance, and much more!  You can... Read More

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Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: October 10, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, October 10th.  It is a day 2   Attention 7th and 8th graders:  This Friday is your first Activity Night of the year!  Activity Night will be at EAST from 6-9pm.  The cost is $5 or $4 with a canned food donation.  There will be open gym, swimming, concessions, dance, and much more!  You can get into Thursday’s swim and dive meet against Cambridge-Isanti for free if you... Read More

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Monday, October 9th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: October 9, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, October 9th.  It is a day 1.   You can get into Thursday’s swim and dive meet against Cambridge-Isanti for free if you wear your Knights against Cancer t-shirt.  Another free event with your t-shirt is Friday’s football game against Stillwater. Students in 7th and 8th grade who are interested in weightlifting should pick up a flyer in the office or from Mr. Kelley. Boys in... Read More

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Friday, October 6, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: October 6, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, October 6th.  It is a day 3.   Excellent job to this week’s Knights Honor winners.  They are:  5th graders, Preston J. and Mira W., 6th graders, Haylie W.K. and Jacob B., 7th graders, Spencer S. and Rylee H., and 8th graders, Dawson C. and Megan H. A reminder that no food is allowed outside at recess. There will be an organizational meeting right after... Read More

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Thursday, October 5th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, October 5th.  It is a day 2.   A reminder that no food is allowed outside at recess. There will be an organizational meeting right after school tomorrow in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade girls interested in playing school basketball this year.  You can get into tonight’s boys’ soccer game against Big Lake for free by wearing your Knights against Cancer... Read More

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Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 9 Day 1

Posted on: October 4, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, October 4th.  It is a day 1.   Today is a SNAP day.  On SNAP days make sure you bring all of our materials with you to SNAP. Art Club begins tonight after school in Ms. Erickson’s room.  There will be an organizational meeting right after school Friday in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade girls interested in playing school basketball this year.  You... Read More

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Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: October 3, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, October 3rd.  It is a day 3.   Mrs. Skaff is out this morning so NO SPEECH this morning classes only.  Afternoon Speeck is still on. After school Youth Matters starts tonight for students who are signed up.  Fifth grade meets in Mrs. Von Bank’s room.  6th, 7th, and 8th grade Youth Matters students meet in lab F113. Students and Staff:  Picture retake day is... Read More

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Monday, October 2nd, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: October 2, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, October 2nd.  It is a day 2.   Congratulations to Mrs. Strait for her finish at the Twin Cities 10 mile race.  She placed 19th out of 1173 women in her division. Let’s celebrate the Twins being the first team to make the playoffs one year after losing 100 games!  Wear your Twins baseball gear tomorrow for their first playoff game! Coach Hamre and the coaches association would like... Read More

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Friday, September 29th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 29, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, September 29th.  It is a day 1.  Today is Blue and Gold/ STMA School Spirit day. Superb job to our newest Knights Honor winner!  They are:  5th graders: Peter C. and Emily M., 6th graders: Drake K. and McKenna H., 7th graders: Jadyn W. and Owen L., and 8th Johan B. and Mike M. Let’s celebrate the Twins being the first team to make the playoffs one year... Read More

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Thursday, September 28th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: September 28, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, September 28th.  It is a day 3.  Today is dynamic duoday. Attention students:  We would like to remind you of some expectations that need to be followed as they pertain to our school dress code and the remainder of the dress up days this week. All dress-up day wear needs to abide by our school dress code from page two of the Student Handbook with the exception of: Hats and head coverings... Read More

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Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: September 27, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, September 27th.  It is a day 2.  Today is wacky Wednesday/crazy hairday. Attention students:  We would like to remind you of some expectations that need to be followed as they pertain to our school dress code and the remainder of the dress up days this week. All dress-up day wear needs to abide by our school dress code from page two of the Student Handbook with the exception of: Hats and... Read More

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Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 26, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, September 26th.  It is a day 1.  Today is beach day. Homecoming Games are officially underway!!  The top 5 KORTs after yesterday’s challenge are: Mrs. Weber, Mrs. Leland, Mrs. Hedlund,  Ms. Christianson, and Mrs. Schlect.  Keep up the great work! The annual homecoming tailgating party will be this Friday at the varsity football field beginning at 4:30.  There will be food and games.  Come on out... Read More

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Monday, September 25th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: September 25, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, September 25th.  It is a day 3.  Today is student/teacher swap day. Mrs. Skaff is out today, so NO SPEECH TODAY. The annual homecoming tailgating party will be this Friday at the varsity football field beginning at 4:30.  There will be food and games.  Come on out and enjoy the festivities before the Knights football game with Totino Grace. All youth soccer players wearing a soccer jersey will get into the... Read More

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Friday, September 22nd, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: September 22, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, September 22nd.  It is a day 2.   A big congratulations to our first 2017-18 Knights Honor winners. They are:  5th graders, Ava G. and Gavin R., 6th graders, Sadie S. and Emma M., 7th graders, Piper C. and Owen V., and 8th graders, Blazden M. and Avery L. Students, this is a reminder about Cell Phones and Electronic Devices:  Students are not allowed to use electronic... Read More

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Thursday, September 21st, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 21, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, September 21st.  It is a day 1.   Students, this is a reminder about Cell Phones and Electronic Devices:  Students are not allowed to use electronic communication devices such as cellular phones, electronic games, CD players, Ipods, MP3 players, Apple Watches, etc. during the school day (8:00-3:05) unless they are using them in a Project Phoenix/BYOD Classroom.  If a staff sees that you have it out in the hallway between 8:00... Read More

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Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: September 20, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, September 20th.  It is a day 3.   All youth soccer players wearing a soccer jersey will get into the boys AND girls soccer games this Saturdayfor FREE.  The boys’ game will be at 11:00 and the girls will play at 1:00.  We hope to see you there!    Don’t Forget to Make Time For Art!  REGISTER NOW Middle School West Art Club. Art Club is for students in GRADES 5-8 interested in making art... Read More

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Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, September 19th.  It is a day 2.   All eighth graders that are interested in joining the debate team this year should attend the student and parent informational meeting tonight at 6:30 in Ms. Devine’s room 2283 at the high school. Please email Ms. Devine at melanied@stma.k12.mn.us if you have any questions. The STMA high school volleyball teams  will be hosting their... Read More

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Monday, September 18th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 18, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, September 18th.  It is a day 1.   The kitchen will be starting to have many Ala-Carte options available today.  Please remember that ala-carte items are not included with your lunch, and will cost additional money.   Everything is marked with the price on it.  If you wish to have a PBJ as your main lunch entrée, please remember to go to line 3.  Thank... Read More

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Friday, September 15th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: September 15, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, September 15th.  It is a day 3.   Yearbook applications are due to Mrs. Peterson today.  The kitchen will be starting to have many Ala-Carte options available starting Monday.  Please remember that ala-carte items are not included with your lunch, and will cost additional money.   Everything is marked with the price on it.  If you wish to have a PBJ as... Read More

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Thursday, September 14th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: September 14, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, September 14th.  It is a day 2.  Attention all MSW Students! Yearbook staff application are available in the office.  Applications are due to Mrs. Peterson tomorrow.  All 4th – 8th grade girls interested trying out for traveling basketball can find information at stmagbb.com or contact Coach Hamre.  Tryouts are next Sunday at Middle School West. All eighth graders that are... Read More

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Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 13, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, September 13th.  It is a day 1.   Attention Students: Today is the first day of SNAP.  Here is a quick reminder of where you should be right now.  If you are in:5th grade, report to your 5th hour teacher day 3, 6th grade report to your 5th hour teacher day 1, 7th grade report to your 5th hour teacher day 2, 8th grade report to your 5th hour teacher day 1 5th... Read More

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: September 12, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, September 12th.  It is a day 3.   Attention Students: Tomorrow is the first day of SNAP.  Here is a quick reminder of where you should report.  If you are in:5th grade, report to your 5th hour teacher day 3, 6th grade report to your 5th hour teacher day 1, 7th grade report to your 5th hour teacher day 2, 8th grade report to your 5th hour teacher day 1 Students remember,... Read More

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Monday, September 11, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: September 11, 2017

Good morning, it is Monday, September 11th.  It is a day 2.   Students remember, unless you have a pass from a teacher, you should not be in the hallways before 8:00.  Any 5th grader interested in running for Student Council can pick up an application in the office, or from Ms. Barrett or Ms. Paasch.  Applications are due tomorrow. All eighth graders that are interested in joining the debate team this year should attend the... Read More

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Friday, September 8th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 7, 2017

Good morning, it is Friday, September 8th.  It is a day 1.  Students who have the responsive hour class: All Things Digital will meet in the media center today. Any 5th grader interested in running for Student Council can pick up an application in the office, or from Ms. Barrett or Ms. Paasch.  Applications are due next Tuesday. All eighth graders that are interested in joining the debate team this year should attend the... Read More

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Thursday, September 7, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: September 7, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, September 7th.  It is a day 3.   Any 5th grader interested in running for Student Council can pick up an application in the office, or from Ms. Barrett or Ms. Paasch.  Applications are due next Tuesday. Open gym begins tomorrow for the first 75 kids to show up. All eighth graders that are interested in joining the debate team this year should attend the student and parent informational meeting on... Read More

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Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 - Day 2

Posted on: September 6, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, September 6th.  It is a day 2.   Congratulations 7th grader Nathan E. – you checked out the first book of the year from the library.  Please report to the library to claim your prize and keep on reading!!! Any 5th grader interested in running for Student Council can pick up an application in the office, or from Ms. Barrett or Ms. Paasch.  Applications are due September... Read More

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Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 5, 2017

Good morning, it is Tuesday, September 5th.  It is a day 1.   WELCOME BACK!! Tonight is the first night of practice for boys and girls soccer and volleyball.  Swimmers, Cross Country runners, and girls’ tennis players should get their things and report directly to the shuttle bus after school tonight.  The shuttle bus will be parked along the curb by the bus parking lot.  You will change your clothes in a locker room at East and then... Read More

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