Friday, March 31, 2017

Seniors: Your Community Service Hours for April are due Monday, April 3rd, at 4:00.

SCHOLARSHIPS P.E.O. Scholarship: awarded to a MPCG senior female planning to attend Mayville State University based upon scholastic standing, character, leadership qualities, and personality. Amount: $500. Due: April 28th. Return application to the school counselor. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities see Mr. Varriano.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by this Friday, March 31st. Also, those who are planning to attend the Post Prom Party following the Prom April 8th, are asked to sign up in the office. All Juniors and Seniors may attend Post Prom Party without a date. There will be NO ADMISSION charged for either event.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Anyone interested in doing Stats for the Jr. Hi or Varsity Track, please contact Coach Jeni Peterson.

FBLA State Leadership Conference Attendees: Don’t forget your departure time on Sunday. Also, don’t forget to turn in your homework for Monday and Tuesday before we leave!

Due to wet field conditions, we have decided to cancel the scrimmages for both Baseball and Softball for tomorrow vs Grafton.

Mrs. Johnson’s Common Time students will meet on the stage today.

Today’s menu is Tuna Sandwiches, Tomato Soup, Banana Split Dessert. 25¢ for a second sandwich.

6th Grader, Ethan Bergstrom is taking part in the State Geography Bee in Bismarck today!

Congratulations to the Academic Olympics Team for placing 4th at competition in Northwood last night!


Daily Announcements

Seniors: Your Community Service Hours for April are due Monday, April 3rd, at 4:00.

SCHOLARSHIPS P.E.O. Scholarship: awarded to a MPCG senior female planning to attend Mayville State University based upon scholastic standing, character, leadership qualities, and personality. Amount: $500. Due: April 28th. Return application to the school counselor. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities see Mr. Varriano.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by this Friday, March 31st. Also, those who are planning to attend the Post Prom Party following the Prom April 8th, are asked to sign up in the office. All Juniors and Seniors may attend Post Prom Party without a date. There will be NO ADMISSION charged for either event.

Thinking of attending Mayville State this fall?

Go to www.mayvillestate.edu/prospective-students/admissions/mayvillestatemania for more information about waived application fee, housing & bookstore credits, free swag, and a chance to win 50% off your 2017 Fall Semester tuition! This offer is good only through March.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Anyone interested in doing Stats for the Jr. Hi or Varsity Track, please contact Coach Jeni Peterson.

Report Cards will be given to parents at Conferences today and April 4, 4 to 7 PM.

Automotive classes will meet in the commons today.

Our Academic Olympics Team, consisting of Seniors Maddie Carr, Garrett Johnson, and Kailer Riedman, and Juniors Abby Freeland, Nathan McClenahen and Taylyn Thompson, will compete in Northwood tonight at 6:00.

Today’s menu is Tater Tot Hotdish, Corn, Cookies, Juice.


Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Seniors: Your Community Service Hours for April are due Monday, April 3rd, at 4:00.

SCHOLARSHIPS P.E.O. Scholarship: awarded to a MPCG senior female planning to attend Mayville State University based upon scholastic standing, character, leadership qualities, and personality. Amount: $500. Due: April 28th. Return application to the school counselor. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities see Mr. Varriano.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by this Friday, March 31st. Also, those who are planning to attend the Post Prom Party following the Prom April 8th, are asked to sign up in the office. All Juniors and Seniors may attend Post Prom Party without a date. There will be NO ADMISSION charged for either event.

Thinking of attending Mayville State this fall?

Go to www.mayvillestate.edu/prospective-students/admissions/mayvillestatemania for more information about waived application fee, housing & bookstore credits, free swag, and a chance to win 50% off your 2017 Fall Semester tuition! This offer is good only through March.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Anyone interested in doing Stats for the Jr. Hi or Varsity Track, please contact Coach Jeni Peterson.

There will be a meeting for all boys, grades 8-11, interested in playing Football next fall, TODAY at 3:05 in the auditorium.

Report Cards will be given to parents at Conferences March 30 & April 4.

All 8th-11th graders will meet in the auditorium during 5th hour TODAY. Mr. Ulland would like to begin the pre-registration process for next year’s classes.

Today’s menu is Chicken Strips, Rice, Carrots, Fudge Stripe Dessert, and Juice.

The Fargo Moorhead Opera Company will present Pirates of Penzance this Friday at 7:30, and Sunday at 2:00, at the Reineke Concert Hall on the NDSU campus. Renowned for songs such as "I am a Pirate King!", "Poor Wandering One", and "I am the Very Model of a Modern Major-General," Gilbert and Sullivan’s beloved comic opera moves from the high seas to the world of high finance in the hip 1960s era featuring dashing "James Bond"-inspired pirates, donut-loving police, dim-witted young lovers, and a Major-General straight out of the TV series "Mad Men"! Fun for the whole family, this hilarious production will have you wishing you were a pirate and singing out loud by the time you leave the theatre! The pre-opera lecture, at 7:00 Friday and 1:30 Sunday, will give a little background on the composer and the opera itself: not nearly as stuffy as it sounds J Cost for students (K-12) just $5! Can’t beat that deal! Also,Special Pay Your Age Promo (Ages 20-40). Purchase tickets online at fmopera.org or call the box office at 701-239-4558.


Tuesday, March 28, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS P.E.O. Scholarship: awarded to a MPCG senior female planning to attend Mayville State University based upon scholastic standing, character, leadership qualities, and personality. Amount: $500. Due: April 28th. Return application to the school counselor. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities see Mr. Varriano.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by this Friday, March 31st.

Thinking of attending Mayville State this fall?

Go to www.mayvillestate.edu/prospective-students/admissions/mayvillestatemania for more information about waived application fee, housing & bookstore credits, free swag, and a chance to win 50% off your 2017 Fall Semester tuition! This offer is good only through March.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Anyone interested in doing Stats for the Jr. Hi or Varsity Track, please contact Coach Jeni Peterson.

There will be a meeting for all boys, grades 8-11, interested in playing Football next fall, TOMORROW at 3:05 in the auditorium.

Juniors interested in OWE for next year, please see Mrs. Strand for an application.

Report Cards will be given to parents at Conferences March 30 & April 4.

Today’s menu is Salad Bar, Chicken & Rice Soup, PBJs, and Fruit.

The Fargo Moorhead Opera Company will present Pirates of Penzance this Friday at 7:30, and Sunday at 2:00, at the Reineke Concert Hall on the NDSU campus. Renowned for songs such as "I am a Pirate King!", "Poor Wandering One", and "I am the Very Model of a Modern Major-General," Gilbert and Sullivan’s beloved comic opera moves from the high seas to the world of high finance in the hip 1960s era featuring dashing "James Bond"-inspired pirates, donut-loving police, dim-witted young lovers, and a Major-General straight out of the TV series "Mad Men"! Fun for the whole family, this hilarious production will have you wishing you were a pirate and singing out loud by the time you leave the theatre! The pre-opera lecture, at 7:00 Friday and 1:30 Sunday, will give a little background on the composer and the opera itself: not nearly as stuffy as it sounds J Cost for students (K-12) just $5! Can’t beat that deal! Also,Special Pay Your Age Promo (Ages 20-40). Purchase tickets online at fmopera.org or call the box office at 701-239-4558.


Monday, March 27, 2017

Seniors: Your Community Service Hours for April are due Monday, April 3rd, at 4:00.

SCHOLARSHIPS P.E.O. Scholarship: awarded to a MPCG senior female planning to attend Mayville State University based upon scholastic standing, character, leadership qualities, and personality. Amount: $500. Due: April 28th. Return application to the school counselor. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities see Mr. Varriano.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by this Friday, March 31st.

Thinking of attending Mayville State this fall?

Go to www.mayvillestate.edu/prospective-students/admissions/mayvillestatemania for more information about waived application fee, housing & bookstore credits, free swag, and a chance to win 50% off your 2017 Fall Semester tuition! This offer is good only through March.

Staff: Please send April Newsletter Articles to the office by TODAY.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Anyone interested in doing Stats for the Jr. Hi or Varsity Track, please contact Coach Jeni Peterson.

Juniors interested in OWE for next year, please see Mrs. Strand for an application.

Report Cards will be given to parents at Conferences March 30 & April 4.

At the Pembina County Track Meet on Satuday, two records were broken: the 2400 meter relay ran by Ahna Mehus, Katelyn Grinde, Anna Bradner and Holly Grandalen.; and Cailee Peterson claimed a record in the 1500 meter run and was named Outstanding Female Athlete of the meet. Congratulations girls!

The Speech Team competed this weekend in Cooperstown, taking 3rd place overall. Colvin Abler and Morgan Palmer qualified for the State Meet. Congratulations!

Today’s menu is Chickenburgers, Escalloped Potatoes, Green Beans, Pineapple. 50¢ for a second sandwich.

The Fargo Moorhead Opera Company will present Pirates of Penzance this Friday at 7:30, and Sunday at 2:00, at the Reineke Concert Hall on the NDSU campus. Renowned for songs such as "I am a Pirate King!", "Poor Wandering One", and "I am the Very Model of a Modern Major-General," Gilbert and Sullivan’s beloved comic opera moves from the high seas to the world of high finance in the hip 1960s ear featuring dashing "James Bond"-inspired pirates, donut-loving police, dim-witted young lovers, and a Major-General straight out of the TV series "Mad Men"! Fun for the whole family, this hilarious production will have you wishing you were a pirate and singing out loud by the time you leave the theatre! Students (K-12) just $5! Can’t beat that deal! Also,Special Pay Your Age Promo (Ages 20-40). Purchase tickets online fmopera.org or call the box office at 701-239-4558.


Friday, March 24, 2017

Seniors: Your Community Service Hours for April are due Monday, April 3rd, at 4:00.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by this Friday, March 31st.

Thinking of attending Mayville State this fall?

Go to www.mayvillestate.edu/prospective-students/admissions/mayvillestatemania for more information about waived application fee, housing & bookstore credits, free swag, and a chance to win 50% off your 2017 Fall Semester tuition! This offer is good only through March.

Staff: Please send April Newsletter Articles to the office by next Monday.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, March 27th, at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

There will not be an early out incentive this week. We will have one Easter week to make it up.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Anyone interested in doing Stats for the Junior High or Varsity Track, please contact Coach Jeni Peterson.

Juniors interested in OWE for next year, please see Mrs. Strand for an application.

Third Quarter ends today. Report Cards will be given to parents at Conferences March 30 & April 4.

Kailer Riedman is taking part in All State Choir in Bismarck, with a concert Saturday at 4:00 at the Civic Center.

The Speech Team leaves tomorrow morning at 7:15 for the meet in Cooperstown; and the Track Team leaves at 1:00 for the Pembina County Indoor Meet at UND starting at 2:30. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Cheese Calzone, 7-Layer Salad, Mixed Veggies, Yogurt, Strawberries.


Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by Friday, March 31st.

Staff: Please send April Newsletter Articles to the office by next Monday.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, March 27th, at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

There will not be an early out incentive this week. We will have one Easter week to make it up.

Students who ordered CLASS RINGS from Jostens may pick them up in the Commons at 10:13 this morning.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Juniors interested in OWE for next year, please see Mrs. Strand for an application.

Kailer Riedman is taking part in All State Choir in Bismarck, with a concert Saturday at 4:00 at the Civic Center.

Today’s menu is Hamburgers, Cheese Slices, Baked Beans, Hashbrowns, Apples and Oranges. 50¢ for a second burger.


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS Traill County Farm Bureau Scholarship: Seniors who are residents of Traill County or have parents holding a Traill County Farm Bureau membership, planning on majoring in agriculture-related studies in college or technical school. Preference will be given to applicants whose parents are involved in an ag-related industry and to students involved in ND Farm Bureau. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Amount: $500 (4), Due: April 20th; PO Box 281, Portland, ND 58274 (701) 788-8880. Sanford Health Network Scholarship: Applicant must have officially been accepted into a healthcare program at an accredited, post-secondary institution; cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, essay, and three professional references required. Amount: $2000 (lifetime limit of $4000), Due: April 7th. Roger Baier, CEO, Sanford Mayville, 42 6th Ave. SE, Mayville, ND 58257. Traill County Crop Improvement Association: Senior pursuing a degree in an agricultural-related field. Applicant’s family must be a resident of Traill County. Amount: $500 (4). Due: April 28th. PO Box 730, Hillsboro, ND 58045 (701) 636-5665. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If the waiver is not completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by Friday, March 31st.

Staff: Please send April Newsletter Articles to the office by next Monday.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, March 27th, at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

There will not be an early out incentive this week. We will have one Easter week to make it up.

Students who ordered CLASS RINGS from Jostens may pick them up in the Commons at 10:13 this morning.

FBLA Members: Voting for the 2017-2018 officer team will take place during your lunch hour in the commons. TODAY during Common Time we will meet in the auditorium to hand out information pertaining to State as well as announce results of the new officers. Please be there!

For a free-will offering, you can get Chili and a Beverage at Miller’s grocery from 4:00 to 6:00 TODAY. All proceeds will go to the MPCG Post Prom Party!

An Army National Guard rep will be here TODAY, for anyone interested in visiting with him.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Juniors interested in OWE for next year, please see Mrs. Strand for an application.

Today’s menu is Chicken Teriyaki Subs, Chips, Oreo Dessert.


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS Traill County Farm Bureau Scholarship: Seniors who are residents of Traill County or have parents holding a Traill County Farm Bureau membership, planning on majoring in agriculture-related studies in college or technical school. Preference will be given to applicants whose parents are involved in an ag-related industry and to students involved in ND Farm Bureau. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Amount: $500 (4), Due: April 20th; PO Box 281, Portland, ND 58274 (701) 788-8880. Sanford Health Network Scholarship: Applicant must have officially been accepted into a healthcare program at an accredited, post-secondary institution; cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, essay, and three professional references required. Amount: $2000 (lifetime limit of $4000), Due: April 7th. Roger Baier, CEO, Sanford Mayville, 42 6th Ave. SE, Mayville, ND 58257. Traill County Crop Improvement Association: Senior pursuing a degree in an agricultural-related field. Applicant’s family must be a resident of Traill County. Amount: $500 (4). Due: April 28th. PO Box 730, Hillsboro, ND 58045 (701) 636-5665. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Thinking about leadership opportunities for next year? FCCLA members need to stop by the FACS room to pick up officer applications for your organization next year. Become an involved leader and share your ideas by planning activities for your membership! Applications are due back on April 13th.

All students going to Post Prom at Northern Air MUST have completed a waiver. If a waiver has not been completed, you will not be able to get on the bus. Forms are available in the office, and must be returned to the office by Friday, March 31st.

Staff: Please send April Newsletter Articles to the office by next Monday.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, March 27th, at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

For a free-will offering, you can get Chili and a Beverage at Miller’s grocery from 4:00 to 6:00 TOMORROW evening. All proceeds will go to the MPCG Post Prom Party!

A representative from Presentation College will be here today during lunch, and an Army National Guard rep will be here tomorrow, for anyone interested in visiting with them.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Juniors interested in OWE for next year, please see Mrs. Strand for an application.

Happy National Agriculture Day! Agriculture employs more than 24 million American workers.

Today’s menu is Taco Salad, Corn, Applesauce.


Monday, March 20, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS Traill County Farm Bureau Scholarship: Seniors who are residents of Traill County or have parents holding a Traill County Farm Bureau membership, planning on majoring in agriculture-related studies in college or technical school. Preference will be given to applicants whose parents are involved in an ag-related industry and to students involved in ND Farm Bureau. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Amount: $500 (4), Due: April 20th; PO Box 281, Portland, ND 58274 (701) 788-8880. Sanford Health Network Scholarship: Applicant must have officially been accepted into a healthcare program at an accredited, post-secondary institution; cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, essay, and three professional references required. Amount: $2000 (lifetime limit of $4000), Due: April 7th. Roger Baier, CEO, Sanford Mayville, 42 6th Ave. SE, Mayville, ND 58257. Traill County Crop Improvement Association: Senior pursuing a degree in an agricultural-related field. Applicant’s family must be a resident of Traill County. Amount: $500 (4). Due: April 28th. PO Box 730, Hillsboro, ND 58045 (701) 636-5665. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations for boys and girls, ages five and up at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Payments will be made online with credit or debit card or electronic check, however offline payment is available in special cases. If you need to pay offline, please contact James Aarsvold at http://www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com./ Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. May-Port CG Booster board members will be in the high school commons on Thursday, April 6 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm for those who would like assistance with registration. The board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com under the Coaches tab.

A representative from Presentation College will be here tomorrow during lunch for anyone interested in visiting with him.

All Juniors will be taking the ACT TOMORROW. Report to Mrs. Hanson’s room at 8:15. Bring 2 pencils, a calculator and a photo ID.

The May-Port CG Softball Team will have its first practice of the season today, right after school at the PBJ gym.

The Baseball Team is looking for statisticians for the upcoming Baseball season. Email Coach Berry if you have questions.

Juniors interested in OWE for next year, please see Mrs. Strand for an application.

The MPCG Speech Team competed in two tournaments last Saturday. Park River Invitational Results are as follows:

Malena Twedt – 9th Entertain, Top Novice, Humorous; Kyra Mortenson – 8th Entertain, 5th Humorous Duo, 5th Inform; Lily Moch – 5th Humorous Duo, 6th in Dramatic, 3rd in Serious; Ava Nelson – Top Novice Serious, 4th in Radio;

Constance de Trogoff – 8th in Humorous, 1st in Humorous Duo, State Qualifying; Colvin Abler – 2nd in EPR, 6th in Serious, 5th in Poetry, 1st in Humorous Duo, State Qualifying. Mandan Lions Tournament Results: Cailee Peterson1st in Serious Duo, State Qualifying; Kailer Riedman1st in Radio, State Qualifying, 1st in Serious Duo, State Qualifying. Great job!

Today’s menu is Chili Crispitos with Enchilada Sauce, Cheese, Chips & Salsa, Pears. 25¢ for a second entre.

Happy Spring Equinox! The sun rose due east and will set due west today.