Monday, March 19, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS American Legion Riders Scholarship: District #8 American Legion Riders will be awarding 5-$1000.00 scholarships to graduating ND students that are planning to continue their education. Must be the son/daughter of the following: military, wounded warrior, disabled vet, survivor of a military KIA. Amount: $1000 (5), Due: May 15th. Fargo-Moorhead Builders Exchange Scholarship: Eligible students must be enrolled in or entering a two-year technical program or a four-year college program in a construction-related field. Applicants evaluated on academic achievement, community and school involvement. Due: April 6th. Apply at: http://2.fmbx.org 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. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting its annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

Juniors who would like to take O.W.E. next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

There will be a meeting for all Junior girls regarding Girls’ State TOMORROW at 3:05 in the Auditorium.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

The Prom Sign-up sheet is in the office.

Juniors, report to the Biology room no later than 8:15 AM TOMORROW. Bring two pencils, a calculator, and a photo ID. No electronic devices are allowed.

There is an FCA meeting at 3:05 today in the Auditorium.

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The Board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online under the Coaches tab.

The MPCG Speech team competed at the Barnes County Meet on Friday, March 16. They placed 3rd overall out of 13 teams. Individual results are as follows: Lucas Peterson – 7th in Humorous Duo, 7th in Serious; Oliver Marquardt – 7th in Humorous Duo;, Hailey Berg – 7th in EPR, Kyra Mortenson – 8th in Impromptu, 5th in Serious Prose, 6th in Inform; Lily Moch – 7th in Dramatic, 4th in Serious; Ila Peterson – 5th in Dramatic; Teri Nelson – 5th in Humorous; Morgan Palmer – 6th in Serious, 2nd in Humorous.

In recognition of Farm Month, everyone is encouraged to dress a “color” on these days THIS WEEK, March 19-23: Today – Sunshine Yellow; Tomorrow – John Deere Green; Wednesday – Barn Red; Thursday – Dirt Brown; and Friday – Denim Blue/Dress like a Farmer.

Today’s menu is Chicken Teriyaki on Bun, Potato Salad, Chips, Pineapple.


Friday, March 16, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS American Legion Riders Scholarship: District #8 American Legion Riders will be awarding 5-$1000.00 scholarships to graduating ND students that are planning to continue their education. Must be the son/daughter of the following: military, wounded warrior, disabled vet, survivor of a military KIA. Amount: $1000 (5), Due: May 15th. Fargo-Moorhead Builders Exchange Scholarship: Eligible students must be enrolled in or entering a two-year technical program or a four-year college program in a construction-related field. Applicants evaluated on academic achievement, community and school involvement. Due: April 6th. Apply at: http://2.fmbx.org 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. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting its annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

We will make up our missed day of school Friday, March 16.

Juniors who would like to take O.W.E. next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

There will be a meeting for all Junior girls regarding Girls’ State on Monday, March 19th at 3:05 in the Auditorium.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

The Prom Sign-up sheet is in the office.

Juniors, report to the Biology room no later than 8:15 AM on Tuesday, March 20. Bring two pencils, a calculator, and a photo ID. No electronic devices are allowed.

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The Board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online under the Coaches tab.

In recognition of Farm Month, everyone is encouraged to dress a “color” on these days NEXT WEEK, March 19-23: Monday – Sunshine Yellow; Tuesday – John Deere Green; Wednesday – Barn Red; Thursday – Dirt Brown; and Friday – Denim Blue/Dress like a Farmer. Here is your Farm Joke of the day: What do you get when a chicken lays an egg on a hill? An egg roll.

The next Junior Bank Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 19th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Mrs. Strand’s common time is to go to Mr. Torgeson’s today.

Remember to watch the state basketball tournament on TV tonight and Saturday night. Tonight BenBerdal will be on to accept his award for the Academic All State Silver Team. Saturday night Cailee Peterson and Kailer Riedman will be recognized during the NDHSAA Parade of Champions.

Today, the Speech Team competes at Barnes County North and the Cheer Team is excused at 10:45 to compete in the State Competition at Bismarck. Tomorrow, the Track team competes in the Indoor Meet at Concordia. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Garlic French Bread, Spaghetti Sauce, Green Beans, Cottage Cheese, Peaches.


Thursday, March 15, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS American Legion Riders Scholarship: District #8 American Legion Riders will be awarding 5-$1000.00 scholarships to graduating ND students that are planning to continue their education. Must be the son/daughter of the following: military, wounded warrior, disabled vet, survivor of a military KIA. Amount: $1000 (5), Due: May 15th. Fargo-Moorhead Builders Exchange Scholarship: Eligible students must be enrolled in or entering a two-year technical program or a four-year college program in a construction-related field. Applicants evaluated on academic achievement, community and school involvement. Due: April 6th. Apply at: http://2.fmbx.org 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. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting its annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

We will make up our missed day of school Friday, March 16.

Juniors who would like to take O.W.E. next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

There will be a meeting for all Junior girls regarding Girls’ State on Monday, March 19th at 3:05 in the Auditorium.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

The Prom Sign-up sheet is in the office.

Juniors, report to the Biology room no later than 8:15 AM on Tuesday, March 20. Bring two pencils, a calculator, and a photo ID. No electronic devices are allowed.

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The Board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online under the Coaches tab.

In recognition of Farm Month, everyone is encouraged to dress a “color” on these days NEXT WEEK, March 19-23: Monday – Sunshine Yellow; Tuesday – John Deere Green; Wednesday – Barn Red; Thursday – Dirt Brown; and Friday – Denim Blue/Dress like a Farmer.

The next Junior Bank Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 19th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

Today’s menu is Hamburgers, Chips, Baked Beans, Dixie Cups with Toppings. 50¢ for a second burger.


Wednesday, March 14, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS American Legion Riders Scholarship: District #8 American Legion Riders will be awarding 5-$1000.00 scholarships to graduating ND students that are planning to continue their education. Must be the son/daughter of the following: military, wounded warrior, disabled vet, survivor of a military KIA. Amount: $1000 (5), Due: May 15th. Fargo-Moorhead Builders Exchange Scholarship: Eligible students must be enrolled in or entering a two-year technical program or a four-year college program in a construction-related field. Applicants evaluated on academic achievement, community and school involvement. Due: April 6th. Apply at: http://2.fmbx.org 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. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting its annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

We will make up our missed day of school Friday, March 16.

Juniors who would like to take O.W.E. next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

Congratulations to the High School Academic Olympic Team who will be competing in the Region competition at Northwood on Monday, March 19th. Team members are: Abby Freeland, Nathan McClenahean, Taylyn Thompson, Julia Kohls, Lucy Lindaas, and Rylee Thompson. Good luck!

There will be a meeting for all Junior girls regarding Girls’ State on Monday, March 19th at 3:05 in the Auditorium.

March Madness is here! Students in 6th – 12th grade that would like to fill out a NCAA Men’s basketball bracket can pick one up from Mrs. Hanson. The student with the most correct picks will win a prize. Brackets need to be turned in TODAY by 4:00.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

The Prom Sign-up sheet is in the office.

We will have our CLEAR Celebration in the Auditorium TODAY at 1:20.

Juniors, report to the Biology room no later than 8:15 AM on Tuesday, March 20. Bring two pencils, a calculator, and a photo ID. No electronic devices are allowed.

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The Board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online under the Coaches tab.

In recognition of Farm Month, everyone is encouraged to dress a “color” on these days NEXT WEEK, March 19-23: Monday – Sunshine Yellow; Tuesday – John Deere Green; Wednesday – Barn Red; Thursday – Dirt Brown; and Friday – Denim Blue/Dress like a Farmer. Here is your Farm Joke of the day: What is a pig’s favorite ballet? Swine Lake.

The next Junior Bank Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 19th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

School will be dismissed at 1:45 today for Teacher Professional Development.

Congratulations to Mr. Nygaard for being named Region 2 Athletic Director of the Year. Way to go Mr. Nygaard!

Congratulations to the High School Band and Choir for their performances at the Region 3 Large Group Music Festival. Both groups received STAR ratings from all judges!

Today’s menu is Ham, Baked Potatoes, Glazed Carrots, Chocolate Mousse.


Tuesday, March 13, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS May-Port CG Dollars for Scholars: Seniors apply electronically by going to <http://mpcgarea.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?section=chapterWebsite&action=main&fwID=816>. Go to the parent-student tab in order to register. You are asked to submit a 300-word essay about career objective and future goals. If you run into problems, click on the support tab on the left hand side of the screen or come see me. In addition, applicants need to turn into the school, a form detailing their volunteer experiences throughout high school. Application due date: April 15th. Don’t wait until the last day because transcripts and a reference will need to be uploaded. 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 For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting its annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

We will make up our missed day of school Friday, March 16.

Juniors who would like to take O.W.E. next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

There will be a meeting for all Junior girls regarding Girls’ State on Monday, March 19th, in the Auditorium at 3:05.

March Madness is here! Students in 6th – 12th grade that would like to fill out a NCAA Men’s basketball bracket can pick one up from Mrs. Hanson. The student with the most correct picks will win a prize. Brackets need to be turned in by Wednesday at 4:00.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The Board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online under the Coaches tab.

In recognition of Farm Month, everyone is encouraged to dress a “color” on these days NEXT WEEK, March 19-23: Monday – Sunshine Yellow; Tuesday _ John Deere Green; Wednesday – Barn Red; Thursday – Dirt Brown; and Friday – Denim Blue/Dress like a Farmer. Here is your Farm Joke of the day: What is the best wat to count a herd of cattle? Use a Cowcalculator

The MPCG High School Band and Choir will take part in the Large Group Music Contest at Mayville State today. Let’s all support the Arts at May-Port CG!

The next Junior Bank Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 19th at 7:30 AM in the Mayville office.

8th Graders, Bring your posters to Mr. Strand’s room right after announcements.

Congratulations to Katelin Grinde and Matthew Odden for being chosen for the All Region 2 Basketball Teams!

Today’s menu is Taco Salad, Corn, Mandarin Oranges.


March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS May-Port CG Dollars for Scholars: Seniors apply electronically by going to <http://mpcgarea.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?section=chapterWebsite&action=main&fwID=816> . Go to the parent-student tab in order to register. You are asked to submit a 300-word essay about career objective and future goals. If you run into problems, click on the support tab on the left hand side of the screen or come see me. In addition, applicants need to turn into the school, a form detailing their volunteer experiences throughout high school. Application due date: April 15th. Don’t wait until the last day because transcripts and a reference will need to be uploaded. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting its annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

We will make up our missed day of school Friday, March 16.

Juniors who would like to take O.W.E. next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

There will be a Parent/Player meeting at 5:30 TODAY at the High School for players interested in Track, Baseball, and Softball. Softball in the Auditorium, Track in Mrs. Hanson’s room and Baseball in the Library.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The Board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online under the Coaches tab.

The MPCG Speech team competed at the Midkota Speech meet on Saturday, Mar. 10th and placed 2nd overall out of 8 teams. Sixteen members of the speech team competed in 53 entries. Individual results are as follows: Ilanora Peterson – Top Novice in Dramatic, Hailey Berg – Top Novice in EPR. Elsie Twedt– 8th in Serious, 8th in Persuade, 5th in Inform. Oliver Marquardt – 8th in Humorous, 5th in Storytelling, 2nd in Humorous Duo; Teri Nelson – 6th in Humorous Duo, 3rd in EPR. Ava Nelson – 6th in Radio, 4th in Poetry, Lily Moch – 8th in Entertain, 4th in Humorous Duo. Lucas Peterson – 6th in Serious, 3rd in Storytelling, 2nd in Humorous Duo, Lucy Lindaas – 5th in Poetry, 3rd in Serious Duo. Kyra Mortenson – 4th in Serious, 4th in Inform, 4th in Humorous Duo, 1st in Impromptu, State Qualifying; Malena Twedt – 8th in Inform, 7th in Impromptu, 6th in Entertain, 6th in Humorous Duo, 1st in Storytelling, State Qualifying. Zoe Agnes – 5th in Humorous, 7th in Serious, 1st in Humorous Duo, State Qualifying; Morgan Palmer – 5th in Entertain, 3rd in Serious Duo, 2nd in Humorous, 2nd in Serious, 1st in Humorous Duo, State Qualifying. Congratulations!

In recognition of Farm Month, everyone is encouraged to dress a “color” on these days NEXT WEEK, March 19-23: Monday – Sunshine Yellow; Tuesday _ John Deere Green; Wednesday – Barn Red; Thursday – Dirt Brown; and Friday – Denim Blue/Dress Like a Farmer. Here is your Farm Joke of the day: What do you call an Arctic cow? An Eskimoo.

Both Band and Choir will meet 5th hour today.

The MPCG High School Band and Choir will take part in the Large Group Music Contest at Mayville State tomorrow. Let’s all support the Arts at May-Port CG!

Today’s menu is Corndogs, Corn, Cheesy Hashbrowns, Jello, Fruit Cocktail. 25¢ for a second Dog.


Friday, March 9, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS May-Port CG Dollars for Scholars: Seniors apply electronically by going to <http://mpcgarea.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?section=chapterWebsite&action=main&fwID=816> . Go to the parent-student tab in order to register. You are asked to submit a 300-word essay about career objective and future goals. If you run into problems, click on the support tab on the left hand side of the screen or come see me. In addition, applicants need to turn into the school, a form detailing their volunteer experiences throughout high school. Application due date: April 15th. Don’t wait until the last day because transcripts and a reference will need to be uploaded. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting their annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

We will be making up our missed day of school Friday, March 16.

Juniors who would like to take OWE next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

Daylight Savings Time Begins this Sunday. Spring ahead one hour!

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

Jr. Hi Boys Basketball players, remember the party tonight. Bring your uniform and come to Riverside at 5:30. Use the north door of church.

The May-Port CG summer baseball and softball program is currently accepting registrations at jaaarsvold. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The board is also accepting applications for team Coaches. All applications are available online at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com under the Coaches tab.

Tomorrow the Speech Team leaves at 7 AM for the meet at Midkota. Also, we are hosting the Youth Wrestling Tournament here at the high school. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

In recognition of Farm Month, here is your Farm Joke of the day: Where do you find prehistoric cows? In a moo-seum.

Today’s menu is Fish Stix, Mixed Vegetables, Escalloped Potatoes, Banana Pudding.

Good Luck to the Ice Dawg Bantams as they play in the first round of the State Tournament at 12:15 today in Grand Forks.


Thursday, March 8, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS May-Port CG Dollars for Scholars: Seniors apply electronically by going to <http://mpcgarea.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?section=chapterWebsite&action=main&fwID=816> . Go to the parent-student tab in order to register. You are asked to submit a 300-word essay about career objective and future goals. If you run into problems, click on the support tab on the left hand side of the screen or come see me. In addition, applicants need to turn into the school, a form detailing their volunteer experiences throughout high school. Application due date: April 15th. Don’t wait until the last day because transcripts and a reference will need to be uploaded. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting their annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

Juniors who would like to take OWE next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.

Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.

Daylight Savings Time Begins this Sunday. Spring ahead one hour!

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

Juniors will pre-register for the ACT TODAY at 2:55 in the auditorium. Bring a pencil.

Jr. Hi Boys Basketball players, there is NO open gym tonight. Remember, tomorrow is the year-end party at Riverside at 5:30. Please come to the back door (North Side) and please bring your uniform.

Speech will have practice TODAY at 4:15 PM.

In recognition of Farm Month, here is your Farm Joke of the day: Why did the gum cross the road? It was stuck to the chicken’s foot.

Today’s menu is Barbecues, Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Pears. 50¢ for a second sandwich.


Wednesday, March 7, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS May-Port CG Dollars for Scholars: Seniors apply electronically by going to <http://mpcgarea.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?section=chapterWebsite&action=main&fwID=816> . Go to the parent-student tab in order to register. You are asked to submit a 300-word essay about career objective and future goals. If you run into problems, click on the support tab on the left hand side of the screen or come see me. In addition, applicants need to turn into the school, a form detailing their volunteer experiences throughout high school. Application due date: April 15th. Don’t wait until the last day because transcripts and a reference will need to be uploaded. R&J Broadcasting, Inc. Scholarship: Students interested in radio broadcasting careers including advertising sales, web/social media development, entertainment programming, marketing, promotions, news reporting and administrative support. Sample writing of at least three pages, two letters of recommendation, and 500-word essay on why applicant wishes to pursue a career in broadcast/communications media. Amount: $500 (2). Due: March 31st. R&J Broadcasting Inc., 312 West Main Street, Ada, MN 56510. Application at: http://w.rjbroadcasting.com/. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting their annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.

Daylight Savings Time Begins this Sunday. Spring ahead one hour!

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

Juniors will pre-register for the ACT TOMORROW at 2:55 in the auditorium. Bring a pencil.

A reminder, You MUST have a sports physical on file before the first practice.

All students in grades 6 thru 12 will be bused to Mayville State University today to hear renowned speaker, V.J. Smith.

In recognition of Farm Month, here is your Farm Joke of the day: Why were the little strawberries upset? Because their parents were in a jam. J

The MPCG Speech Team competed at the Carrington Meet last Saturday, against 19 other schools. Individual results are as follows: Malena Twedt– 7th in Storytelling; Lucy Lindaas – 7th in EPR; Lily Moch– 9th in Humorous Duo, 4th in Dramatic; Kyra Mortenson – 9th in Humorous Duo, 5th in Inform; Ava Nelson – 7th in Radio, 7th in Humorous. Congratulations!

Today’s menu is Barbecue Chicken Drummies, Augraten Potatoes, Peas/Carrots, Rice Krispy Bar, Apples. 25¢ for a second sandwich.


Tuesday, March 6, 2018

SCHOLARSHIPS May-Port CG Dollars for Scholars: Seniors apply electronically by going to <http://mpcgarea.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?section=chapterWebsite&action=main&fwID=816> . Go to the parent-student tab in order to register. You are asked to submit a 300-word essay about career objective and future goals. If you run into problems, click on the support tab on the left hand side of the screen or come see me. In addition, applicants need to turn into the school, a form detailing their volunteer experiences throughout high school. Application due date: April 15th. Don’t wait until the last day because transcripts and a reference will need to be uploaded. R&J Broadcasting, Inc. Scholarship: Students interested in radio broadcasting careers including advertising sales, web/social media development, entertainment programming, marketing, promotions, news reporting and administrative support. Sample writing of at least three pages, two letters of recommendation, and 500-word essay on why applicant wishes to pursue a career in broadcast/communications media. Amount: $500 (2). Due: March 31st. R&J Broadcasting Inc., 312 West Main Street, Ada, MN 56510. Application at: http://w.rjbroadcasting.com/. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

The Wrestling Club is looking for volunteers to help with the Youth Wrestling Tournament on March 10th. If you are interested in helping out, please see Mrs. Strand!

Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996

FBLA Members who are running for LOCAL OFFICE, please see Mr. T. during Lunch Time TODAY!

Juniors will pre-register for the ACT this Thursday at 2:55 in the auditorium. Bring a pencil.

A reminder, You MUST have a sports physical on file before the first practice.

There will be a Baseball meeting, for students in grades 7-12 interested in playing this spring, TODAY at 3:05 in the auditorium.

In recognition of Farm Month, here is your joke of the day: What game do cows play at parties? Moosical chairs.

Today the Varsity Boys Basketball Team leaves at 3:00 to play Grafton at 6:00 in the Region 2 Tournament at the Betty in Grand Forks. There will be a send-off at 3:15.

Today’s menu is Chicken Parmesan, Rice, Green Beans, Pineapple. 25¢ for a second entrée.