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.