SCHOLARSHIPS Polar Communications: sponsoring one participant from their service area on a tour of Washington DC to learn more about the telecommunications industry June 2 – 6. Polar pays all expenses, including $50 spending money. Students age 16 or 17 at the time of the tour are eligible to apply. Applicant’s parents must be subscribers of Polar Communications or one of its subsidiaries. Required to submit a one-page essay: "The Advantages and Disadvantages of Modern Technology." Due: March 1st. Apply at: www.thinkpolar.com <http://www.thinkpolar.com> hit the scholarship tab, grey box under community. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.
MPCG Patrioteers Youth Wrestling (4 years old thru 6th grade) is starting up with the first day of practice January 9 at the Portland gym. The Parent meeting will be January 4th at 5:30, also in the Portland gym. Call JoAnna Nielson (701-430-1977) or Ashley Mueller (701-429-0630) with questions. Facebook page “MPCG Wrestling Club”.
There will be Open Swim time at the MSU Pool December 18, 20, 23, 27, 30, January 3 & 6 from 2:30 to 4:30, and January 7 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Cost is $2.
Seniors, your Community Service Hours for January are due Tuesday, January 2, at 4:00.
There will be NO SCHOOL TOMORROW thru January 1. School will resume at the regular time on Tuesday, January 2. Have a safe and wonderful holiday!
Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course see Mr. Ulland by TODAY.
A HUGE THANKS to our Cooks for providing the fun Christmas games this week and last!
Juniors and Seniors – please complete the FINAL POST PROM SURVEY that was sent out by Mr. Torgeson on 12/14.
Students who took the PSAT can get their results from Mr. Varriano, who is here Tuesdays and Thursdays.
HCV invites everyone to wear Ugly Christmas Sweaters and other Christmas apparel to the Boys and Girls Basketball Games there this Thursday, starting at 4:30.
The lockers in both the boys and girls locker rooms need to be emptied out TODAY so they can be cleaned and sanitized over Christmas break.
FCCLA will meet TODAY at Common Time in the FACS room.
Good luck to Jaxon Freeberg, Caius Thomas, Nolan Wengeler, Logan Baker, Kendall Nelson, and Gavin Mewes in the Geography Bee this morning.
Mr. Hanson’s period 2 US History is to go to Mrs. Johnson’s English classroom for class today.
There were 214 pieces of candy in the jar guessing game in the office. Mrs. Connick had the closest guess at 213 and wins the Subway gift card! There was a tie for second with guesses of 212. Ryan Klath and Ryan Harper will split the candy. Claim your prizes in the office. Thanks to Terry for the fun game!
Today the Boys Basketball Teams host FSHP, 7th and 8th at PBJ starting at 4:00, with JV and Varsity here at the high school starting at 6:00. The Wrestlers leave at 3:45 to compete in Larimore, and the Girls Hockey Team plays EGF at home. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!
Today’s menu is Chicken Patty on Bun, Cheesy Hashbrowns, Dixie Cups, Strawberries. 50¢ for a second patty.