Announcements - Tuesday, October 24

Posted on: Oct 24, 2017

Good morning.  It is Tuesday, October 24th, it is a day 3.

Attention 7th and 8th grade students interested in participating in  fun activities during academic seminar: Stress Busters will be meeting once a month during Academic Seminar!  The counseling department will be offering awesome activities to help you learn about stress and different ways to deal with it!  This activity will only be offered for  7th and 8th grade students tomorrow. Students will meet us in the cafeteria and we will head out from there!  You will have the opportunity to get to get to know other students and their counselors, as well as go on a nature walk with Mr. Jeffery. If you are a 7th or 8th grade student interested in this Stress Buster ask your KORT teacher to sign you up.  The first 40 students to sign up will be able participate! See Mrs. Knudson, Mrs. Buskey, or Mrs. Mesna in the Counseling Office with questions.  

We will have a College Talks speaker next Monday during KORT.  College Talks is an opportunity for YOU to come down to the Cafeteria to hear different people talk about their college experiences! This month’s speakers are Mrs. Fischer, Mr. Jordheim, and Mr. Hertwig.  These teachers will be speaking about their experiences at Moorhead State University. 

If you are interested in attending, please listen for an announcement after attendance in KORT on Monday and come on down to the Cafeteria!

There will be an organizational meeting at 6:00 on November 9th in the media center at Middle School West for all students and their parents interested in being in Destination Imagination this year.  Note this is a change in dates.

Any student interested in entering their photo for the Fall Photo Contest, please bring your photos to Ms. Stairs by this Friday.

A red and black pencil pouch was found.  Please claim it in the office.

The Cross Country team finished its season last Tuesday at the Mississippi 8 conference meet in Monticello. The boys ran their best race of the season and finished 4th in a tight scoring battle.  Kyle R. turned in his best race of the year finishing 5th overall to lead the Knights.  The team showed great depth as Dalton C. (9th) and John H. (28th) won individual ribbons.  The Girls team finished a close second.  Becca I. got 2nd place overall in leading the team.  Emelia W. (12th), Addie O. (13th), Natalie Z. (16th), Emma V. (17th), Grace B. (19th) and Jamie L. (29th) all earned individual ribbons for the Knights.

Congratulations to the following students who have been named Student of the Month for October.  5th graders Ava T., Nicole S.,  Madison E., and Ben C.;  6th Graders Kate N., Lilly C., and Nicholas O.;  7th Graders Emily M., Peyton P., and Sky W.;  8th Graders Megan S., Isaac F., and Peyton L.  Please report to the Band Room tomorrow at 8:30 am to get your picture taken by Mr. Olson.

Have a great day.

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