Announcements - Friday, January 19

Posted on: Jan 19, 2018

Good morning.  It is Friday, January 19th,   it is a day 1. 

Congratulations to Lucky K., Audrey K., and Ronald C. who finished 2nd, 3rd, and 4th at the district spelling bee last night and now advance to the regional spelling bee in St. Cloud on February 5th.

Congratulations to the Knights Honor winners for this week.  They are Becca O. and Claire K.  Please come down to the office at this time to claim your prize.

Attention 5th and 6th graders: Stress Busters will be making sensory bottles next week on Wednesday during Academic Seminar. If you are interested in participating ask your KORT teacher to sign you up or come to the office!  The first 30 students to sign up will be able to participate in the activity. Please talk to Mrs. Knudson, Mrs. Buskey, or Mrs. Mesna if you have questions!

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.

East Writing Club is for grades 5-8.  Have you wanted to improve your writing skills and share stories with others?  Join Ms. Lyke to write and share stories, edit stories, and share ideas with others.  Writing Club begins on Thursday, January 25 from 3:15-4:15.  You can sign up through Community Ed.

Students in grades 6 – 8 that are interested in Weightlifting should pick up a flyer in the office.  Just a reminder that winter weight lifting starts next week Wednesday.  The session will cap at the first 100 kids, boys and girls grades 6-8, who sign up.  If you need a flyer, you can grab one from the office, Mr. Kelley or register online.

The FYCC Father Daughter Winter Wonderland Dance is Saturday, February 10th from 6-8 pm at Fieldstone Elementary.  Open to all ages!  There will be a dance, snack, raffle, princesses and a photographer! Registration at  Please register by February 1st.  Questions call FYCC at 763-496-6820.

A seahorse necklace was found in the 6th grade pod, an I-pad was found in the 6th grade pod.  Please claim these items in the office.

A sum of money was found in the stairwell after lunch-please identify it and claim in the office.

The 7th grade Boys basketball team traveled to North Branch and came away with two wins.  The Gold B team won a hard fought game 24-22.  STMA led most of the game, but trailed by two with three minutes to play.  A quick 6-0 scoring run gave the Knights a lead they would not relinquish.  Dallon A. led the way with 10 pts and 8 rebounds.  Leo F. contributed 7 pts and had numerous steals with his quick hands on defense.  Nathan D. muscled his way to 4 pts.  Cole T. had 2 pts and Spencer H. had 1 pt.   The A team came out with much more intensity and effort on both ends of the floor and cruised their way to a 54-26 win.  They turned their defensive pressure into many transition baskets.  It was a very balanced effort all the way through the lineup.  Matthew M. led the way with 12 pts.  Logan J. had 10 pts.  Owen H. had 8 pts.  Colton D. contributed 7 pts.  Charlie W. had 5 pts.  Michael J. chipped in 4 pts, and Zach H. had 3 pts.

STMA Girls basketball hosts the Big Lake Hornets tonight!  Added feature that you don’t want to miss is we have all three bands playing tonight.  Middle School East and West bands will be joining the high school band for pregame and halftime entertainment.  Great basketball and great music.

Have a great day.

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