Middle School West News

Middle School West - Friday, June 1st, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: June 1, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, June 1st.  It is a day 1.  It is the 173rd day of school. Any students who have an  inhaler or an  epi-pen in the health office should please come and pick them up during KORT this morning.Thank you! Students in All Things Digital will meet in D136 this week. If there are any items in your network folder that you would like to keep please move them to your Google Drive, an USB drive or other... Read More

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Volunteer Opportunity

Posted on: June 1, 2018

Are you in 8th Grade going to 9th Grade and looking to work on your volunteer hours for your freshman year? The Technology department is seeking summer help. We are looking for 6 students every shift. Shifts will be from 8:30-11:30 a.m and 12:30-3:30 p.m. Please sign up with Sign Up Genius Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, May 31st, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: May 31, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, May 31st.  It is a day 3.  If there are any items in your network folder that you would like to keep please move them to your Google Drive, an USB drive or other media. All contents in your network folder will be deleted during the summer. 8th graders, during lunch all the school quotes will be on tables in the back of the lunch room today.  Please feel free to take one as a remembrance of MSW.  ... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, May 30th, 2018 -Day 2

Posted on: May 30, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, May 30th.  It is a day 2.  8th graders, during lunch all the school quotes will be on tables in the back of the lunch room today and tomorrow.  Please feel free to take one as a remembrance of MSW.  If you got your picture taken at the traveling photo booth during the yearbook signing event, please stop by and see Mrs. Siems in H201 to get an emailed copy of your picture. Mrs. Siems is in the... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 29, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, May 29th.  It is a day 1.  It is the 170th day of school. Students and staff all books are due back today. The BOGO, Buy One Get One book fair will run through Thursday. Come down to the media center to get some great books at great prices. Remember to wear sunscreen for the 5K and if you carry an inhaler please remember to bring it along and use it as needed.  Reminder:  NO... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, May 25th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: May 25, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, May 25th.  It is a day 3.  8th Grade Students:  Tomorrow you will be taking another step in getting ready to move on to the High School by having the opportunity to attend the High School Transition Day!  Today, after KORT 8th Grade students should report to their 3rd Hour (day 3) teacher for check-in/attendance and then board the busses.  When you get back to Middle School West around 1:00,... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, May 24th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: May 24, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, May 24th.  It is a day 2.  8th Grade Students:  Tomorrow you will be taking another step in getting ready to move on to the High School by having the opportunity to attend the High School Transition Day!  Tomorrow, after KORT 8th Grade students should report to their 3rd Hour (day 3) teacher for check-in/attendance and then board the busses.  Your teachers will provide you with more... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 23, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, May 23rd.  It is a day 1.  Congratulations to our choirs.  Your concerts last night were awesome!! Congratulations to our last Knights Honor winners for this school year.  They are: 5th graders,  Wesley B. & Sophie E., 6th graders, Isabelle L. & Anna K., 7th graders, Grant R. & Kassie M., and 8th graders, Charles M. & Adeley M. Students... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: May 22, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, May 22nd. It is a day 3. Attention 7th grade students: Today you will be taking the NWEA Math Test. After KORT, you will be testing with the same teacher and in the same location that you took your NWEA Reading Test. Testing students are reminded to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring your headphones, a book to read, a pencil and any homework and report to your assigned testing location. Students... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, May 21st, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: May 21, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, May 21st.  It is a day 2.  Attention 5th grade students:  Today you will be taking the NWEA Math Test.  After KORT, you will be testing with the same teacher and in the same location that you took your NWEA Reading Test. Testing students are reminded to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring your headphones, a book to read, a pencil and any homework and report to your assigned testing... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, May 18th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 18, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, May 18th.  It is a day 1.  Anyone looking to make a few extra dollars this weekend and watch basketball?  STMAGBB is hosting a MYAS youth basketball tournament and looking to pay people to run the clocks for the games.  If you are interested contact Mr. Hamre. Any girls interested in summer basketball camp can pick up a flyer in the office or see coach Hamre Any girls or boys who will be in 7th,... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, May 17th, 2018 - day 3

Posted on: May 17, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, May 17th. It is a day 3. Attention 6th grade students: Today you will be taking the NWEA Math Test. After KORT, you will be testing with the same teacher and in the same location that you took your NWEA Reading Test. Testing students are reminded to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring your headphones, a book to read, a pencil and any homework and report to your assigned testing location. Anyone... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 16, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, May 16th. It is a day 2. Awesome job to our bands. Your concerts last night were awesome!! Attention 7th grade students: Today you will be taking the NWEA Reading Test. You will be testing with the same teacher and in the same location that you took your MCA Reading Test and you should be in that location right now. If you are not there yet, remember to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring a book... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 15, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, May 15th.  It is a day 1.  Attention 5th grade students:  Today you will be taking the NWEA Reading Test.  After KORT, you will be testing with the same teacher and in the same location that you took your MCA Reading Test. Testing students are reminded to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring a book to read, and any homework and report to your assigned testing location.  ... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, May 14th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: May 14, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, May 14th.  It is a day 3.  It is the 160th day of school. Fantastic job to last week’s Knights Honor winners.  They are:  5th graders, Renae F. and Novah V., 6th graders, Ngao V.and Avery R., 7th graders, Tyler B. and Holly C., and 8th graders, Emma B. and Hannah H. Attention 8th grade students:  Today you will be taking the NWEA Reading... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, May 11th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: May 11, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, May 11th.  It is a day 2.  Attention 6th grade students:  Today you will be taking the NWEA Reading Test.  You will be testing with the same teacher and in the same location that you took your MCA Reading Test and you should be in that location right now. If you are not there yet, remember to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring a book to read, and any homework and report to that testing... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, May 10th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 10, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, May 10th.  It is a day 1.  News from the kitchen.  As we are approaching the end of the year, the kitchen will not be ordering any more ala-carte items except water.  When the products run out, they will be not be refilled.  With this being said, if you need a snack for your after school sports, please remember to bring these items from home. Student Council elections are happening soon!  If... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, May 9th - Day 3

Posted on: May 9, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, May 9th. It is a day 3. Congratulations to our 5th grade band. Your concert last night was fantastic!! 8th grade students, pay attention to the following MCA Science Announcements: First of all, make sure you use the schedule that was given to you yesterday during 4th hour for today’s MCA Science test. Today after KORT, you will be taking the MCA Science Test. You will be testing with the same... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: May 8, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, May 8th. It is a day 2. 5th grade students, pay attention to the following MCA Science Announcements: First of all, make sure you use the schedule that was given to you yesterday during 4th hour for today’s MCA Science test. Today after KORT, you will be taking the MCA Science Test. You will be testing with the same proctor and in the same location as the MCA Reading and MCA Math test. Before you show up at your testing... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, May 7th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 7, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, May 7th.  It is a day 1.  Nice job to our newest Knights Honor winners!  They are:  5th graders, Brock B. and Paige B., 6th graders, Ella L. and Caleb M., 7th graders, Ryan S. and Edie N., and 8th graders, Tate L. and Itzel G. Attention Middle School West students:   If you are interested in becoming more involved at school- here’s your chance.  Student... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, May 4th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: May 4, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, May 4th. It is a day 3. Mrs. Leland's fitness frenzy kids Please meet at the blue steps at 10:00 with your swim stuff! There will be an informational player and parent meeting for middle school students interested in attending the STMA Summer Volleyball Camps Monday night in the Middle School West Auditorium from 6-6:45 pm for 5th-7th graders and 7-7:45 pm for 8th grade girls that are planning to... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: May 3, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, May 3rd.  It is a day 2.  7th grade students, pay attention to the following MCA Math Announcements:  First of all, make sure you use the schedule that was given to you yesterday during 4th hour for today’s MCA Math test.  If you are on Team A you will be taking the test after 5th Period, and if you are on Team B you will be taking the test after 6th Period.  For both... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: May 2, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, May 2nd.  It is a day 1.  8th grade students, pay attention to the following MCA Math Announcements:  First of all, make sure you use the schedule that was given to you yesterday during 4th hour for today’s MCA Math test.  Today after 5th Period, you will be taking the MCA Mathematics Test.  You will be testing with the same proctor and in the same location as the MCA Reading... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: May 1, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, May 1st.  It is a day 3.  Congratulations to Evan A., Hal W., Emily B., Kristy L., Ryan D., Adam H., Addison W., Sydney R., Tanner B., Delaney F., and Madison R. for representing MSW at the 2018 Allegro Honor Band festival last weekend. They did an outstanding job performing and representing our school.   Remember that SNAP this week is on Monday. 5th grade students, pay attention to the... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, April 30th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: April 30, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, April 30th. It is a day 2. It is the 150th day of school. 6th grade students, pay attention to the following MCA Math Announcements: First of all, make sure you use the schedule that was given to you Friday for today’s MCA Math test. Today after 4th hour, you will be taking the MCA Mathematics Test. For most of you, you will be testing with the same proctor and in the same location as the MCA Reading test. The... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, April 27th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: April 27, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, April 27th.  It is a day 1.  Today is a SNAP day Summer High School Volleyball Camp information is available now for registration in the Main Office and is now open to both boys and girls. Please stop by and pick up a flyer if you are interested. Registration information is also located online at the STMA JO Volleyball Website. There will also be an informational player and parent meeting for middle school students interested in attending... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Posted on: April 26, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, April 26th.  It is a day 3.  Attention 8th grade students:  Today after KORT you will be taking the MCA Reading Test.  You will be testing with your 4th hour teacher or the teacher Mr. Jennissen had you circle during your 4th hour ALB class.  After KORT remember to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring a book to read and your earbuds or headphones to the following... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: April 25, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, April 25th.  It is a day 2.  Excellent job to last weeks Knights Honor winners.  They are:  5th graders, Waseem E. and Chloe M., 6th graders, Alayna F. and Nikolay M., 7th grade winners, Cole P. and Landon S., and 8th graders, Michael H.and Natalia R. Attention 8th grade students:  Today and tomorrow after KORT you will be taking the MCA Reading... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: April 24, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, April 24th.  It is a day 1.  Attention 7th grade students:  Today after KORT you will be taking the MCA Reading Test.  You will be testing with your 4th hour teacher or the teacher Mr. Jennissen had you circle during your 4th hour ALB class last week.  After KORT remember to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring a book to read, a pencil, and your earbuds or... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, April 23rd, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: April 23, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, April 23rd.  It is a day 3.  Attention 7th grade students:  Today after KORT you will be taking the MCA Reading Test.  You will be testing with your 4th hour teacher or the teacher Mr. Jennissen had you circle during your 4th hour ALB class last week.  After KORT remember to leave your phone or electronic device in your locker and bring a book to read, a pencil, and your earbuds or... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, April 20th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: April 20, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, April 20th.  It is a day 2.  What an awesome day yesterday for the two fifth grade Math Master's teams.  They went to their competition yesterday and placed first and third overall for the team competition.  Out of 114 students competing, individual awards were given to Paige H. placing 21st, Hudson H. 12th place, Will B. 6th place, Izzy H. 4th place, Braeden H. 3rd place, Bryce U. 2nd place and taking 1st place overall was... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, April 19th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: April 19, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, April 19th.  It is a day 1.  Attention 6th Graders:  Today is Day 2 of your MCA Reading Test.  After KORT make sure you use the restroom, get a drink, grab a pencil, book to read and your earbuds or headphones (if you have them) and report to the same location where you tested yesterday.7th Graders:  You will be taking your MCA Reading Test starting next Monday.  Mr. Jennissen or Mrs. Keyes will... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: April 18, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, April 18th.  It is a day 3.  Students, this is a reminder that during weeks that we are taking the MCA tests, SNAP is moved to Friday.  This week is one such week and hopefully you are in KORT right now, hearing this announcement.  SNAP will be Friday this week, next week and the following week.  Attention 6th grade students:  Today and tomorrow after KORT you will be taking the MCA Reading... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: April 17, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, April 17th.  It is a day 2.  Fantastic job to our newest Knight Honor winners.  They are:  5th graders, Kaitlyn S. and Kaden S., 6th graders, Lindsey H. and Sadie A., 7th graders, Payton L. and Kaleb K., and 8th graders, Hannah T. and Brady W. Dance team tryouts are this week at the high school for next winter season. All current 8th grade girls at the middle... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, April 16th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: April 16, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, April 16th.  It is a day 1.  It is the 140th day of school. No track practice today, no boys’ tennis practice today.  Boys’ tennis team you will practice for sure tomorrow night at East, but not tonight. Attention 5th grade students:  Today after KORT you head right to lunch where Mr. Jennissen will hand out your schedules for the day.  After lunch, you will report to your... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, April 13th, 2018 - Exploratory Day

Posted on: April 13, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, April 13th.  It is Exploratory Day.  The Knights boys’ tennis team had 6 wins to Becker’s 5 wins last night in the season opener!  Great job, fellas!  Congratulations to 6th grader Carson L. for being recognized by Special Olympics USA Games as this week’s #ImAGameChanger. Carson is a fantastic unified partner, a kind friend, and a great example of inclusion. Keep up the good works,... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, April 12th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: April 12, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, April 12th.  It is a day 3.  Students and staff:  This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week.  Every year, schools across the state of Minnesota are asked to have conversations with their students about what can and should be done to be safe in the event of severe weather.  Today, Middle School West will conduct a Severe Weather Safety Drill at approximately 1:45 p.m.  Your 6th Period Teacher will review... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: April 11, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, April 11th.  It is a day 2.  No 7th grade softball practice tonight.  Boys’ tennis will be practicing outside tonight after school.   You have an away match at Becker tomorrow.  Players who played last year will be traveling to Becker.  Players who are new this year will be having practice at East on Thursday. Students and staff:  This week is Severe Weather Awareness... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: April 10, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, April 10th.  It is a day 1.  Attention all incoming freshmen girls’ soccer players (Current 8th graders)! Your high school organizational meeting is tonight at 6:00 in the cafeteria at Middle School West.  Contact Coach Megan Johnson if you can’t attend. No practice tonight for 7th Softball and Boys’ Tennis. Boys’ tennis will be practicing outside tomorrow after... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, April 9, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: April 9, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, April 9th. It is a day 3. Congratulations to the STMA Stallions basketball team for their wonderful success at Saturday’s regional tournament held in Rogers. Participating were 8th graders Emma B. and Matthew D., 7th grader Peyton L., 6th grader Peter R., and 5th grader Seth W. And big thanks to Coach Horan for his encouragement and support. Way to go, Stallions! Girls if you are... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, April 6th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: April 6, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, April 6th.  It is a day 2.  Attention 7th and 8th graders: The last activity night of the year is tonight here at West from 6 to 9.  There will be a dance, concessions, open gym, bingo, and more! The only teams practicing tonight are 7th grade baseball, and 7th & 8th grade softball.  Softball players if you are interested in ordering STMA softball apparel,... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, April 5th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: April 5, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, April 5th.  It is a day 1.  Outstanding job to this week’s Knights Honor winners!  They are:  5th graders, Martha E. and Tate W.  6th graders, Brady J. and Ellie R.  7th graders, Emily Z. and Evan T.  8th graders, Matt C. and David E. No golf practice tonight, no boys’ tennis practice tonight, no 7th grade baseball practice... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: April 4, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, April 4th.  It is a day 3.  Attention 7th and 8th graders: The last activity night of the year is this Friday here at West from 6 to 9.  There will be a dance, concessions, open gym, bingo, and more! Golfers, all you need for practice tonight is an iron.  If you don’t have one of your own tonight, you can borrow one from a friend.  Practice will be indoors at East.  Girls... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, April 2nd, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: April 2, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, April 2nd.  It is a day 1.  It is the 130th day of school. West Students remember that unless you are in a BYOD classroom, all electronic devices and headphones must be put away between 8:00 and 3:05.  Staff members are instructed to take any devices and accessories from you if you have them out.  Staff will turn them into the office.  To get them back from the office, your parents will have to come in and pick... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, March 23rd, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: March 23, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, March 23rd.  It is a day 3.  Congratulations to our 6th, 7th, and 8th grade bands.  Your concerts last were awesome!! West Students:  we need to provide you some clarity on phone use during the school day.  In the handbook, it says:“Students are not allowed to use electronic communication devices such as cellular phones, electronic games, CD players, Ipods, MP3 players,... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: March 22, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, March 22nd.  It is a day 2.  Attention all incoming freshmen girls soccer players (Current 8th graders)! There will be a high school girls’ soccer information meeting at 6:00pm in the MSW cafeteria on April 3rd.  If you cannot attend the meeting and would like information about high school soccer please e-mail Coach Megan Johnson at meganj@stma.k12.mn.us.... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: March 22, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, March 21st.  It is a day 1.  Congratulations to our choirs.  Your concerts last night were awesome!! Students remember to turn in your exploratory day permission forms and payments as soon as possible. Please turn them into the office or to Mr. Anderson. The information meeting for 8th grade students and their parents who are interested in being on the first STMA fishing team is at 5:15 tonight in... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: March 20, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, March 20th.  It is a day 3.  Congratulations to last week’s Knights Honor winners!  Winners are:  5th graders, Jack L. and Ella E., 6th graders, Bennett M. and Noel B. ,7th graders, Abby H. and Anna P., and 8th graders, Owen B. and Jacki E. Attention Student Council members:There will be NO meeting tomorrow morning.  See Ms. Paasch or Ms. Barrett if you have... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, March 19th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: March 19, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, March 19th.  It is a day 2.  Students remember to turn in your exploratory day permission forms and payments as soon as possible. Please turn them into the office or to Mr. Anderson. Attention Yearbook Staff.  Please make sure you turn in your RSVP form to Mrs. Peterson today for Wednesday’s meeting. Attention CURRENT 8th graders… STMA Youth Fishing Team is pleased to announce its 2018... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, March 16th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: March 16, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, March 16th.  It is a day 1.  Attention CURRENT 8th graders… STMA Youth Fishing Team is pleased to announce its 2018 inaugural season.  This program will be comprised of in classroom education, hands on technique development and multiple opportunities to wet a line from a guided boat.  This team will be coached and mentored by current tournament anglers and will also include other industry partners sharing best... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, March 15th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: March 15, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, March 15th.  It is a day 3.  If you requested a book from the book fair or put one on hold, you must come during KORT today to purchase it.  The book fair will be packed up and gone today. There will be an organizational meeting right after school tonight in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in going out for baseball this spring.  Attention all incoming... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: March 14, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, March 14th.  It is a day 2.  Today is the last day of the book fair. Students, when you buy a book you can spin our prize wheel for a chance to win a prize. There will be an organizational meeting right after school tonight in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in going out for tennis this spring. There will be an organizational meeting right after school tomorrow in... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: March 13, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, March 13th.  It is a day 1.  A fine job to our newest Knights Honor winners.  Winner are:  5th graders, Jane D. and Ethan K., 6th graders, Elizabeth C. and Reese J., 7th graders, Sheldon M. and Trevor L., and 8th graders, Emily P. and Evan S. Parent/teacher conferences are tonight from 3:45 until 7:45.  Because of conferences, there will be NO Youth Matters... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, March 12th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: March 12, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, March 12th.  It is a day 3.  It is the 120th day of school. Parent/teacher conferences are tomorrow night from 3:45 until 7:45.  Because of conferences, there will be NO Youth Matters tomorrow. The book fair is here. Stop down and take a peek. The book Fair is here until next Wednesday. Students interested in taking Spring Pictures, Zahler Photography will be set up in front of the Middle School West... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, March 9th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: March 9, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, March 9th.  It is a day 2.  Parent/teacher conferences are next Tuesday night from 3:45 until 7:45.  Because of conferences, there will be NO Youth Matters next Tuesday. The book fair is here. Stop down and take a peek. The book Fair is here until next Wednesday. 5th and 6th graders!  Activity Night is tonight from 6:00-8:30 pm at Middle School East.  Cost is $4 with a food item... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, March 8th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: March 8, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, March 8th.  It is a day 1.  Parent/teacher conferences are tonight from 3:45 until 7:45 and again next Tuesday night.  Because of conferences, there will be NO Youth Matters tonight or next Tuesday. The book fair is here. Stop down and take a peek. The book Fair is here until next Wednesday. 5th and 6th graders!  Your next activity night is tomorrow night from 6:00-8:30 pm at Middle... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: March 7, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, March 7th.  It is a day 3.  Parent/teacher conferences are tomorrow night from 3:45 until 7:45. The book fair is here. Stop down and take a peek. The book Fair is here until March 14th. The MATHCOUNTS pizza party is tonight after school until 4:00 in Mr. Kucera's room.  The party is for anyone who participated in MATHCOUNTS this year.  Come celebrate and help send our team to the state... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: March 6, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, March 6th.  It is a day 2.  Superior job to our recent Knights Honor winners.  They are:  5th graders, Bre J. and Callan W., 6th graders, Alexander H. and Isabella N., 7th graders, Olivia O. and Gabe A., and 8th graders, Izzy C. and Emma B. The MATHCOUNTS pizza party is tomorrow after school until 4:00 in Mr. Kucera's room.  The party is for anyone who participated... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, March 2nd, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: March 2, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, March 2nd.  It is a day 1.  There will be an organizational meeting right after school Tuesday in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th graders interested in going out for track this spring. There will be an organizational meeting right after school next Thursday in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in going out for baseball this spring. There... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, March 1st, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: March 1, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, March 1st.  It is a day 3.  The media center will be closed today after 11:15. There will be an organizational meeting right after school next Tuesday in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th graders interested in going out for track this spring. There will be an organizational meeting right after school on March 8th in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: February 28, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, February 28th.  It is a day 2.  No open gym during SNAP today.  It has been cancelled for today.  The PE department has too many make-up runs and tests to administer today There will be an organizational meeting right after school next Tuesday in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th graders interested in going out for track this spring. There will be an organizational meeting... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: February 27, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, February 27th.  It is a day 1.  Students this week, the weather is supposed to warm up. It is going to be very very wet outside this week.  Be careful that you don’t slip and please stay off of the snow hills and please, no snowballs. There will be an organizational meeting right after school on March 6th in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th graders interested in going out for... Read More

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Middle School West - Monday, February 26th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: February 26, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, February 26th.  It is a day 3.  Yoga & Mindfulness has been cancelled today, we will add a class at the end of the session! Students this week, the weather is supposed to warm up. It is going to be very very wet outside this week.  Be careful that you don’t slip and please stay off of the snow hills and please, no snowballs. There will be an organizational meeting right after school on March... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: February 22, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, February 22nd.  It is a day 1.  It is KORT theme day. There will be an organizational meeting right after school on March 6th in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th graders interested in going out for track this spring. There will be an organizational meeting right after school on March 8th in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 - day 3

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, February 21st.  It is a day 3.  It is book character day. Here are the winners for yesterday’s Jersey day:5th grade: Kyle V. and Ryan E.; 6th grade: Sarah P. and Alex M.-M.; 7th grade: Belinda A., Carson Z.  and Jackson H.; 8th grade: Tyler H. and Paige H.; Staff: Mrs. Harrison and Ms. Schlecht.  Winners, please go to the office to collect your prize.  There... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: February 20, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, February 20th.  It is a day 2.  It is jersey day. There will be an organizational meeting right after school tomorrow in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th grade girls interested in playing school softball this spring. There will be an organizational meeting right after school on March 6th in the lecture hall for all 7th & 8th graders interested in going out for... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, February 16th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: February 16, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, February 16th.  It is a day 1.  It’s I Love to Read month here at West. We are celebrating reading by inviting all KORTs to participate in a treasure hunt. Students will be viewing book trailers and collecting new reads.  Be sure to watch the trailers and record the titles.  Hint: it would be helpful to have a QR code reader for future clues. Good luck! Congratulations to the following students that caught reading: ... Read More

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Middle School West - Thursday, February 15th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: February 15, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, February 15th.  It is a day 3.  Terrific job to this weeks Knights Honor winners.  They are:  5th graders, Sasha P. and Cooper H., 6th graders, Stephon M. and Daysia S., 7th graders, Lane D. and Hector Z., and 8th graders Dylan J. and Emily B. The 8th grade band and choir members will be performing at the Timberwolves game this evening.  The band will be... Read More

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Middle School West - Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: February 14, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, February 14th.  It is a day 2.  It's that time of year to make your summer softball plans.  Whether you want a recreational or travel softball experience, we have the program for you.  Go to  www.stmagirlsfastpitch.com to check out our programs and register.  Registration is open through next Monday.  There will be an... Read More

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Middle School West - Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: February 13, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, February 13th. It is a day 1. Congratulations to our fifth grade bands. Your concerts last night were awesome!! Please return ice packs to the health office. Many have not been returned. Unfortunately when students need one, there aren’t any available to hand out. It's that time of year to make your summer softball plans. Whether you want a recreational or travel softball experience, we have the program for you. Go... Read More

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Middle School West, Monday, February 12th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: February 12, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, February 12th.  It is a day 3.  Terrific job to our last two weeks of Knights Honor winners.  Our January 31st winners were:  5th graders:  Levi L. and Logan N., 6th graders:  Alivia J. and Zach P., 7th graders:  Cooper M. and Fred T., and 8th graders: Mikayla V. and Caitlyn B.. Last weeks winners were:  5th graders: Maggie H. and Zoe G.,... Read More

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Middle School West - Friday, February 9th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: February 9, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, February 9th.  It is a day 2.  If you are interested in the Exploratory Activity “A Day in Kindergarten” – on your preapproval form please indicate which option you would prefer.  Option A is to spend the day with one kindergartner buddy or Option B is to spend the day in PE helping each class. Hello Softball players.  It's that time of year to make your summer softball plans.  Whether you... Read More

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Middle School West, Thursday, February 8th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: February 8, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, February 8th.  It is a day 1.  It is the 100th day of school. If you are interested in the Exploratory Activity “A Day in Kindergarten” – on your preapproval form please indicate which option you would prefer.  Option A is to spend the day with one kindergartner buddy or Option B is to spend the day in PE helping each class. Coach Anderson of the varsity girls’ lacrosse team is holding... Read More

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Middle School West, Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: February 7, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, February 7th.  It is a day 3.  The STMA MATHCOUNTS team took 1st Place Tuesday at the regional competition in St. Cloud.  Tyler O. finished in the top 16 out of 125 individuals competing and Nathan E. will continue on to the state competition with the team in March. If you are interested in the Exploratory Activity “A Day in Kindergarten” – on your preapproval form please indicate which... Read More

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Middle School West Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, February 6th.  It is a day 2.  Congratulations to Drew B., Hope H., Emma K., Tamaira N. and Alyssa S. on winning two grants of $1000 at the AdCap Innovation Challenge that took place on Super Bowl Saturday!  The girls pitched an idea called Lettuce Box that will incorporate a small salad bar and TPS- The Smoothie Project that will incorporate smoothies.  They represented MSW with poise and amazing leadership skills and came... Read More

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Middle School West Monday, February 5th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, February 5th.  It is a day 1.  Best of luck to Colin R.  Colin represents Middle School West today in the regional spelling bee in St. Cloud.  Good luck Colin. Students interested in the exploratory day activity “Teacher Helper at St. Michael Catholic School” be sure to pick up a preapproval form from Mr. Kucera.  Mr. Kucera is located in room F201 and preapproval forms for this activity need to be... Read More

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Middle School West February 2nd, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: February 2, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, February 2nd.  It is a day 3.  This weekend ALL locker rooms will be used for a basketball tournament, Make sure that you have everything locked up or taken home. Students interested in the exploratory day activity “Teacher Helper at St. Michael Catholic School” be sure to pick up a preapproval form from Mr. Kucera.  Mr. Kucera is located in room F201 and preapproval forms for this activity need to be returned... Read More

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Middle School West Thursday, February 1st, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: February 1, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, February 1st.  It is a day 2.  This weekend ALL locker rooms will be used for a basketball tournament, Make sure that you have everything locked up or taken home. Students interested in the exploratory day activity “Teacher Helper at St. Michael Catholic School” be sure to pick up a preapproval form from Mr. Kucera.  Mr. Kucera is located in room F201 and preapproval forms for this activity need to be... Read More

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MW- Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: January 30, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, January 30th. It is a day 3. Congratulations to our 8th grade band. Your concert with the high school bands last night was awesome! Outstanding job to last weeks Knights Honor winners! 5th grade winners are: Carson W. and Kali M., 6th grade winners, Joshua B. and Samara E., 7th graders, Kayla H. and Mitchell R., and 8th graders, Rachel D. and Bjorn W. The Knights of... Read More

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Monday, January 29th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: January 29, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, January 29th.  It is a day 2.  If you want a yearbook this year, you need to order by Wednesday to ensure you have one.  Not sure if you ordered a yearbook?  Ask your KORT teacher or stop by and see Mrs. Peterson. Art club begins this Wednesday, you need to be registered by tomorrow. The FYCC Father Daughter Winter Wonderland Dance is February 10th from 6-8 pm at Fieldstone Elementary.  Open... Read More

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Friday, January 26th, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: January 26, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, January 26th.  It is a day 1.  Don’t miss out on getting a copy of this year’s yearbook!  You must order your yearbook by next Wednesday to ensure you have one.  Not sure if you ordered a yearbook?  Ask your KORT teacher or stop by and see Mrs. Peterson. Register Online with community education for winter art club. Ms. Erickson runs art club on Wednesdays from 3:15 until 4:15 for eight weeks.  It... Read More

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Thursday, January 25th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: January 25, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, January 25th.  It is a day 3.  It is the 90th day of school. Weightlifting for tonight has been CANCELLED. Nathan E. and Tyler O. have earned the right to represent STMA in the Regional MATHCOUNTS Competition in St. Cloud next month.  They will meet in Mr. Mueller’s room at East after school tonight.   Don’t miss out on getting a copy of this year’s yearbook!  You... Read More

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Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: January 24, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, January 24th.  It is a day 2.  Congratulations to our 8th grade choir.  Your performance with the high school choirs on Monday night was amazing. Our top 3 scoring KORTS in AR points are:  Mr. Oseth  545.6  points, Mrs. Leland  606.2  points, and Mrs. Rowland  with 701.3 points The top 10 students with the highest AR points as of Monday this week are: Mason A.  110.0, Talia... Read More

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Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: January 23, 2018

Good morning, it is Tuesday, January 23rd.  It is a day 1.  Don’t miss out on getting a copy of this year’s yearbook!  You must order your yearbook by January 31st to ensure you have a yearbook.  Not sure if you ordered one?  Ask your KORT teacher or stop by and see Mrs. Peterson. Students in grades 6 – 8 that are interested in weightlifting should pick up a flyer in the office.  Just a reminder that winter... Read More

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Monday, January 22nd, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: January 22, 2018

Good morning, it is Monday, January 22nd.  It is a day 3.  Don’t miss out on getting a copy of this year’s yearbook!  You must order you yearbook by January 31st to ensure you have a yearbook.  Not sure if you ordered a yearbook?  Ask your KORT teacher or stop by and see Mrs. Peterson. Students in grades 6 – 8 that are interested in Weightlifting should pick up a flyer in the office.  Just a reminder that... Read More

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Friday, January 19th, 2018 - Day 2

Posted on: January 19, 2018

Good morning, it is Friday, January 19th.  It is a day 2.  Congratulations to Colin R.  Colin won the district spelling bee last night and will now advance to the regional spelling bee in St. Cloud on February 5th. Superior job to this weeks Knights Honor winners!  5th grade winners are:  Molly K. and Leighton B.  6th graders:  Juliana Z. and Annica W., 7th grade winners:  Nate P.... Read More

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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - Day 1

Posted on: January 18, 2018

Good morning, it is Thursday, January 18th.  It is a day 1.  Best of luck to the following students who are representing Middle School West at the District Spelling Bee tonight:  Jaylen A., Mike A., Karsen C., Rachel D., Tanner F., Trinity R., Sydney R., Colin R., and Dani S. 7th & 8th grade winter athletes, remember that mid-tri is this week.  Make sure you are passing all of your classes, so that you can remain... Read More

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Wednesday, January17th, 2018 - Day 3

Posted on: January 17, 2018

Good morning, it is Wednesday, January 17th.  It is a day 3.  7th & 8th grade winter athletes, remember that mid-tri is this week.  Make sure you are passing all of your classes, so that you can remain eligible to play your sport. If you would like to purchase a Team Chris shirt for our Cancer Awareness Boys-Girls Double Header on January 26th. The deadline to order is tomorrow.  Shirts will be delivered... Read More

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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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