Tuesday, December 19, 2017

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.


Monday, December 18, 2017

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.

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 December 20 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 TOMORROW.

TODAY and TOMORROW you may find a sticker on the bottom of your lunch plate. Show the Cooks and you’ll receive a gift! If the gift is something you cannot use, give it to someone else. Also, there is a guessing game in the office. First prize is a gift card to Subway, second prize is the candy. This game ends TODAY. Both games are compliments of our Cooks!

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.

FCCLA will meet TOMORROW at Common Time in the FACS room.

The Jazz Band will play its annual Commons Christmas Concert TOMORROW morning at 8:00.

FCA will meet TODAY at 3:05 in the auditorium.

Today the Hockey Team is excused at 3:00 to play in Jamestown at 7:00, and the C Boys Basketball Team will leave at 5:45 to play in Hillsboro at 6:30. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Congrats to both JV and Varsity Girls Basketball Teams for their wins on Friday vs Warwick and Saturday vs Richland! Great sweep both nights!

Today’s menu is Hamburgers, Cheese Slices, Potato Salad, Peaches. 50¢ for a second Burger. BTW, there will be NO BREAKFAST served tomorrow.


Friday, December 15, 2017

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.

There will be NO SCHOOL December 20 thru January 1. We will resume classes at the reuglar time on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Have a wonderful Christmas!

SCRUBS Camp Applications are due TODAY.

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.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, December 18 at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course see Mr. Ulland by December 19.

All students taking School-to-Work this semester and those that are interested in taking it next semester should stop and see Mrs. Connick by the end of the day TODAY.

TODAY and next Monday and Tuesday you may find a sticker on the bottom of your lunch plate. Show the Cooks and you’ll receive a gift! If the gift is something you cannot use, give it to someone else. Also, there is a guessing game in the office. First prize is a gift card to Subway, second prize is the candy. This game ends Monday. Both games are compliments of our Cooks!

Students who took the PSAT can get their results from Mr. Varriano, who is here Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Today the Girls Basketball Teams leave at 3:45 to play in Warwick, JV starting at 6:00, followed by the Varsity, and the C Boys Basketball Team hosts Hatton-Northwood at 6:00. Tomorrow the Girls Basketball Teams host Richland, JV starting at 3:00, followed by the Varsity, and the Wrestlers take part in the Valley City tournament. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Chicken Nuggets, Rice, Corn, Banana Pudding with Bananas.


Thursday, December 14, 2017

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.

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due TOMORROW, December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

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.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, December 18 at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course next semester must get paperwork from Mr. Ulland. The forms are due by Christmas break, December 19.

All students taking School-to-Work this semester and those that are interested in taking it next semester should stop and see Mrs. Connick by the end of the day TOMORROW.

TODAY, TOMORROW and next Monday and Tuesday you may find a sticker on the bottom of your lunch plate. Show the Cooks and you’ll receive a gift! If the gift is something you cannot use, give it to someone else. Also starting TODAY there will be a guessing game in the office. First prize is a gift card to Subway, second prize is the candy. This game ends Monday. Both games are compliments of our Cooks!

Students who took the PSAT can get their results from Mr. Varriano, who is here Tuesdays and Thursdays.

There will be FCCLA STAR Events work night TONIGHT from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Members who signed up for STAR Events should try to attend!

The winners of the Book Fair Prizes are Kyra Mortenson, Taylyn Thompson, Griffith Thomas, and Danica Hanson. Please stop by the library to pick up your prize!

Tonight the Boys Basketball Teams play in Park River. Jr. Hi, JV and Cheerleaders are excused at 1:45; Varsity will leave 3:30. Game times are 4:00, 5:00, 6:00 and 7:30. Also, the Girls’ Hockey Team plays Detroit Lakes at home. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Fishburgers, Augraten Potatoes, Peas, Oreo Dessert, Juice. 50¢ for a second sandwich.


Wednesday, December 13, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS Polar Communications: sponsoring one participant from their service area on a tour of Washington DC to learn more about the telecommunications industry June 2nd – June 6th. 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.

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due this Friday, December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

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.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, December 18th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course next semester must get paperwork from Mr. Ulland. The forms are due by Christmas break, December 19.

All students taking School-to-Work this semester and those that are interested in taking it next semester should stop and see Mrs. Connick by the end of the day Friday.

TOMORROW and Friday, and next Monday and Tuesday you may find a sticker on the bottom of your lunch plate. Show the Cooks and you’ll receive a gift! If the gift is something you cannot use, give it to someone else. Also starting tomorrow there will be a guessing game in the office. First prize is a gift card to Subway, second prize is the candy. This game ends Monday. Both games are compliments of our Cooks!

Middle School students have brought a total of 820 items for the food pantry. This means we need 380 more items to reach our goal of 1200. 6C has brought 269 items; 6K 152; 7G 57; 7J 55; 8H 133; and 8J 154. High school numbers are as follows: Seniors 278; Juniors 292; Sophomores 230; and Freshmen 323 for a total of 1123, just 177 short of their goal of 1300! The Food Drive ends TODAY! Remember, if you want to take part in the rewards, you must bring at least 10 items each.

Students who took the PSAT can get their results from Mr. Varriano, who is here Tuesdays and Thursdays.

There will an FBLA meeting at Common Time TODAY in the auditorium. Members: Raffle Tickets are DUE this FRIDAY, December 15th by 9 AM!!!!

There will be FCCLA STAR Events work night TOMORROW from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Members who signed up for STAR Events should try to attend!

Today’s menu is Barbecues, Baked Beans, Chips, Jello, Apples. 50 ¢ for a second sandwich.


Tuesday, December 12, 2017

REVISED 10:30

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due this Friday, December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

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.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, December 18th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course next semester must get paperwork from Mr. Ulland. The forms are due by Christmas break, December 19.

This Thursday and Friday, and next Monday and Tuesday you may find a sticker on the bottom of your lunch plate. Show the Cooks and you’ll receive a gift! If the gift is something you cannot use, give it to someone else.

Middle School students have brought a total of 731 items for the food pantry. This means we need 469 more items to reach our goal of 1200. 6C has brought 247 items; 6K 142; 7G 35; 7J 55; 8H 109; and 8J 143. High school numbers are as follows: Seniors 278; Juniors 292; Sophomores 230; and Freshmen 323 for a total of 1123, just 177 short of their goal of 1300! The food drive ends TOMORROW, so we have only 2 days left to bring. Remember, if you want to take part in the rewards, you must bring at least 10 items each.

Students who took the PSAT can get their results from Mr. Varriano, who is here Tuesdays and Thursdays.

There will an FBLA meeting at Common Time tomorrow in the auditorium. Members: Raffle Tickets are DUE this FRIDAY, December 15th by 9 AM!!!!

There will be FCCLA STAR Events work night Thursday from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Members who signed up for STAR Events should try to attend!

The Jr. Hi Girls Basketball Teams are excused today at 2:55 to play at Central Cass starting at 4:30; the high school Boys Basketball Teams play at Northern Cass, C Squad starting at 4:30 followed by the JV and Varsity; the Jr. Hi Boys Basketball Teams host HCV starting at 4:00 here at the high school; the Hockey Team hosts Wahpeton Breckenridge at 7:00; and the Girls Hockey Team plays in Bemidji. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Salad Bar, Bean & Bacon Soup, PBJs, Fruit.


Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due this Friday, December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

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.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, December 18th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course next semester must get paperwork from Mr. Ulland. The forms are due by Christmas break, December 19.

This Thursday and Friday, and next Monday and Tuesday you may find a sticker on the bottom of your lunch plate. Show the Cooks and you’ll receive a gift! If the gift is something you cannot use, give it to someone else.

Middle School students have brought a total of 731 items for the food pantry. This means we need 469 more items to reach our goal of 1200. 6C has brought 247 items; 6K 142; 7G 35; 7J 55; 8H 109; and 8J 143. We have 863 food items for high school! Need 437 more. The food drive ends TOMORROW, so we have only 2 days left to bring. Remember, if you want to take part in the rewards, you must bring at least 10 items each.

Students who took the PSAT can get their results from Mr. Varriano, who is here Tuesdays and Thursdays.

There will an FBLA meeting at Common Time tomorrow in the auditorium. Members: Raffle Tickets are DUE this FRIDAY, December 15th by 9 AM!!!!

There will be FCCLA STAR Events work night Thursday from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Members who signed up for STAR Events should try to attend!

The Jr. Hi Girls Basketball Teams are excused today at 2:55 to play at Central Cass starting at 4:30; the high school Boys Basketball Teams are excused at 3:00 to play at Northern Cass, C Squad starting at 4:30 followed by the JV and Varsity; the Hockey Team hosts Wahpeton Breckenridge at 7:00; and the Girls Hockey Team plays in Bemidji. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Salad Bar, Bean & Bacon Soup, PBJs, Fruit.


Monday, December 11, 2017

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due by December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

The Book Fair is open today until noon. For every book purchased, you could win 1 of 4 door prizes.

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.

Junior Bank Board meets next Monday, December 18th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course next semester must get paperwork from Mr. Ulland. The forms are due by Christmas break, December 19.

The Middle School students have brought a total of 661 items for the food pantry. Our goal is 1200 items so we have a ways to go to reach our goal. We have 863 food items for high school! Need 437 more. The food drive ends this Wednesday, so we have only 3 days left to bring. Remember, if you want to take part in the rewards, you must bring at least 10 items each.

FBLA Members: Raffle Tickets are DUE this FRIDAY, December 15th by 9 AM!!!!

There will be FCCLA STAR Events work nights TODAY from 6:00-7:00 P.M and Thursday from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Members who signed up for STAR Events should try to attend!

Ten High School Council Members and their Advisor, Mrs. Torgeson, are taking part in State Student Council in Bismarck today and tomorrow.

Today’s menu is Chicken Teriyaki on Bun, Cheesy Hash Browns, Pineapple.


Friday, December 8, 2017

Seniors, please sign up in the office to sell 50/50 tickets at TOMORROW’S BASKETBALL GAMES. You can earn credit toward extra Dollars for Scholars scholarship money.

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due by December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

Just a reminder to everyone to please fill out the recipe cards you got during Common Time. Use these to share your favorite family recipe. Bring them back to the school and hang them on a tree in the commons so we can all see everyone’s favorite recipes! Thank you!"

The Book Fair is open today 8 AM to 4 PM, and Monday, until noon. For every book purchased, you could win 1 of 4 door prizes.

Just a reminder to middle school students: Math Mornings has started, in Mrs. A Johnson’s room. If you are a part of this, please come each morning that you are available, from 8:10-8:25. Hope to see you there!

Students planning to take a College Dual Credit Course next semester must get paperwork from Mr. Ulland. The forms are due by Christmas break, December 19.

Let’s all bring items to donate to our local Food Pantry! The last day to bring is December 13. Let’s all help those in need during the holidays.

FBLA Members: Raffle Tickets are DUE next FRIDAY, December 15th by 9 AM!!!! Congratulations to Ahna Mehus, Olivia Gapp, and Hannah Ust on their National FBLA Qualification for the Virtual Business Management Challenge this summer in Baltimore, Maryland!

There will be FCCLA STAR Events work nights on the following days: Monday, December 11th from 6:00-7:00 P.M and Thursday, December 14th from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Members who signed up for STAR Events should try to attend!

Ten High School Council Members and their Advisor, Mrs. Torgeson, will take part in State Student Council in Bismarck Monday and Tuesday.

Today the Girls Basketball Teams are excused at 2:00 to play in Midway, 7th Grade starting at 4:00 followed by the 8th, JV and Varsity. The Hockey Team is excused at 3:00 to play in Bemidji; and the Girls Hockey Team plays in Crookston at 6:00. Tomorrow the Hockey Team plays in Ely, MN at 2:00; the Wrestlers compete in the Carrington Tournament; the Girls Hockey Team plays in Crookston at 2:00; and the Girls and Boys Basketball Teams host Central Cass, JV Boys starting at 11:30 followed by the JV Girls, Varsity Girls, then Varsity Boys. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Congratulations to Mr. Marquardt and the High School Music Department for the wonderful Christmas Concert last night!

Today’s menu is Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwiches, Chips & Salsa, Baked Beans, Teddy Grahams, Applesauce. 25¢ for a second sandwich.


Thursday, December 7, 2017

Seniors, please sign up in the office to sell 50/50 tickets at home games and meets. You can earn credit toward extra Dollars for Scholars scholarship money.

Seniors, Mrs. Nelson is looking for volunteers to help get kids into their costumes for the PBJ Christmas programs December 11 and 18, at 1:30 and 6:30. Please call her if you’d like to help.

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due by December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

Just a reminder to everyone to please fill out the recipe cards you got during Common Time. Use these to share your favorite family recipe. Bring them back to the school and hang them on a tree in the commons so we can all see everyone’s favorite recipes! Thank you!"

The Book Fair is open today until 9 PM! Hours tomorrow are 8 AM to 4 PM.

There will be Speech practice today.

Just a reminder to middle school students: Math Mornings has started, in Mrs. A Johnson’s room. If you are a part of this, please come each morning that you are available, from 8:10-8:25. Hope to see you there!

Girls Basketball pictures have arrived. Please pick them up in the office.

Let’s all bring items to donate to our local Food Pantry! The last day to bring is December 13. Let’s all help those in need during the holidays. 33 middle school students have brought a total of 512 items for the food pantry. We have only about a week left to bring items to reach our goal. If you haven’t brought anything yet, please bring so we can reach our goal. Thanks to those who have brought.

The totals for the High School Food Drive so far are as follows: Freshmen 149 items, Sophomores 156 items, Juniors 221 items, and Seniors 213 items. Our goal is 1300 items this year! Remember, if you want to participate in our final celebration you need to bring 10 items!

There will be FCCLA STAR Events work nights on the following days: Monday, December 11th from 6:00-7:00 P.M and Thursday, December 14th from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Members who signed up for STAR Events should try to attend!

The High School Music Department will present it’s Christmas Concert TONIGHT at 7:30. If your last name begins with letters N-Z, please bring 1 dozen bars or cookies. Let’s all come out and support the Arts at MPCG! 🎼🎶

Today’s menu is Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwiches, Chips & Salsa, Baked Beans, Teddy Grahams, Juice. 25¢ for a second sandwich.