Thursday, May 10, 2018

Traill District Health is offering a Babysitting Clinic Thursday, May 31 from 9 AM to 2 PM in the basement of Goose River Bank in Mayville. Cost is $20. Register by calling Traill District Health at 701-636-4434, or Steele County Public Health at 701-524-2060. Pre-registration is required.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due TOMORROW! There’s still time! Every bit of scholarship money helps!

The library is closed until May 17th for inventory. The following students have overdue books from the library. Please return them immediately. Dakota Brown, Jackson Caron, Lauren Crawford, Miles Eberhardt, Rikka Edwardson, Konner Elliott, Jaxon Freeberg, Sayler Garrett, Wyatt Halvorson, Danica Hanson, Jaylen Harstad, Alex Hathaway, Alex Johnson, Ryan Klath, RanDon Kleppe, Mason Olson, Rylee Satrom, Breanna Sayler, Shelby Sedivec, Melissa Stennes, Jacob Verwest, Terrel Voth, Colby Zupan.

Juniors, there’s still time to sign up for Boys State! Apps are on the shelf outside the office.

Students and staff will have the opportunity to see the Spring plays, “Teen Movie Star”, “Bubble Wrap Obsession”, and “The Student Counselor” today at 2:30 in the auditorium.

There will be a Boys Basketball Meeting for grades 8-11 TODAY at Common Time, following the plays, in the auditorium.

Today the Jr. Hi Track Team is excused at 10:30 to compete in Hillsboro starting 11:30, and the Jr. Hi Baseball Team is excused at 3:00 to play in Hatton at 4:30. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

The High School Music, Arts, Drama and Language Arts Departments will host our annual Arts Celebration TODAY. Art projects may be viewed between 5:00 and 9:00 in the Commons; from 5:00 to 6:30 FCCLA members will serve a Pasta Bar; at 5:15 the Spring Plays will be performed in the auditorium, the Speech Team will perform from 6:00 to 7:00; and at 7:30 the Band and Choir Concert will begin! Let’s all come out and support the Arts at May-Port CG!

Today’s menu is Meatball Subs, Escalloped Potatoes, Green Beans, Cheesecake, Juice.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Traill District Health is offering a Babysitting Clinic Thursday, May 31 from 9 AM to 2 PM in the basement of Goose River Bank in Mayville. Cost is $20. Register by calling Traill District Health at 701-636-4434, or Steele County Public Health at 701-524-2060. Pre-registration is required.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due this FRIDAY.There’s still time! Every bit of scholarship money helps!

The library is closed until May 17th for inventory. The following students have overdue books from the library. Please return them immediately. Dakota Brown, Jackson Caron, Lauren Crawford, Miles Eberhardt, Rikka Edwardson, Konner Elliott, Jaxon Freeberg, Sayler Garrett, Wyatt Halvorson, Danica Hanson, Jaylen Harstad, Alex Hathaway, Alex Johnson, Ryan Klath, RanDon Kleppe, Mason Olson, Nick Rexine, Rylee Satrom, Breanna Sayler, Shelby Sedivec, Melissa Stennes, Jacob Verwest, Terrel Voth, Colby Zupan.

Juniors, there’s still time to sign up for Boys State! Apps are on the shelf outside the office.

Students and staff will have the opportunity to see the Spring plays, “Teen Movie Star”, “Bubble Wrap Obsession”, and “The Student Counselor” tomorrow at 2:30 in the auditorium.

There will be a Boys Basketball Meeting for grades 8-11 TOMORROW at Common Time, following the plays, in the auditorium.

A Jr. Hi Track Meet has been added to tomorrow’s schedule. Team members will be excused at 10:30 to compete in Hillsboro starting 11:30.

Chris from Traill County Health District will be here at 1:00 TODAY to give vaccinations for those that have signed up for them.

Seniors, you are excused TODAY at 9:40 to meet near Jacobsons Studio to take a class picture. You must return to the school as soon as your picture has been taken as Jacobsons will also be taking pictures of organizations for the yearbook here at the high school. Drive carefully.

The High School Music, Arts, Drama and Language Arts Departments will host our annual Arts Celebration TOMORROW. Art projects may be viewed between 5:00 and 9:00 in the Commons; from 5:00 to 6:30 FCCLA members will serve a Pasta Bar; at 5:15 the Spring Plays will be performed in the auditorium, the Speech Team will perform from 6:00 to 7:00; and at 7:30 the Band and Choir Concert will begin! Let’s all come out and support the Arts at May-Port CG!

The Envirothon Team will leave at 3:00 today for State competition in Crystal Springs!

Today the Girls Golf Team plays in Carrington. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

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


Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11. There’s still time! Every bit of scholarship money helps!

The library is closed until May 17th for inventory. Summer checkout will be available during the last week of school. The following students have overdue books from the library. Please return them immediately. Dakota Brown, Jackson Caron, Miles Eberhardt, Wyatt Halvorson, Kinsey Hanson, Alex Hathaway, Jaxon Hoffmeyer, Ryan Klath, Maysa Larson ,Mason Olson, Rylee Satrom, Breanna Sayler, Wyatt Stennes, Jacob Verwest, Terrel Voth, Jackie White, Maddy Williams, Colby Zupan.

Chris from Traill County Health District will be here at 1:00 TOMORROW to give vaccinations for those that have signed up for them.

Applied Math has been working on some carnival games to help us learn about probabilities. Please help us gather some experimental data at lunch by playing one (or all!) of our games. There will be prizes!

Seniors, TODAY Todd with Jostens will be here at 10:15 to hand out your caps, gowns, stoles and tassels. You MUST have 2 checks, one for $20 and one for $5, or cash or you won’t get your stuff. Also, TOMORROW at 10:00 Jacobsons will be here to take a class picture. They will also take pictures of organizations for the yearbook so be sure to stick around.

The Student Council will host a Blood Drive TODAY beginning at 9:15 in the gym. Those 16 years and older may donate. See Mrs. Torgeson if you would like to sign up!

Mrs. Hanson’s PE classes should report to her classroom for class today due.

Thank you to the Student Council and Mrs. Torgeson for the wonderful breakfast this morning in honor of teacher appreciation week!!! It was delicious!!!

Today the Boys Golf Team plays in Carrington; Jr. Hi and Varsity Track Teams are excused at 12:315 to compete in the Red River Valley Conference Meet in Hillsboro starting at 2:00; the Jr. Hi and Varsity Baseball Teams are excused at 2:45 to host Larimore starting at 4:00; and the Varsity Softball Team is excused at 1:45 to play 2 varsity games in Thompson at 4:00 Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

The Envirothon Team will leave at 3:00 today for State competition in Crystal Springs!

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

Congratulations to Kyra Mortenson for being awarded State B Music Outstanding Performance in Vocal Solo this past weekend!

Congratulations to all of the music students who performed at State music in Bismarck on Saturday. 13 events received a star rating! The following students received at least one star: Zoe Agnes, Kayla Anderson, Sam Bertrand, Addison Domier, Abby Freeland, Olivia Gapp, Taylor Garrett, Julie Kohls, Grace Koshney, Dane Leland, Lucy Lindaas, Cora McClenahen, Nathan McClenahen, Oliver Marquardt, Ethan Mewes, Kyra Mortenson, Ava Nelson, Teri Nelson, Morgan Palmer, Lucas Peterson, Nora Peterson, Jackson Rexine, Dawson Sedivec,

Shelby Sedevic, Elijah Sheets, Griffith Thomas, Rylee Thompson, Malena Twedt.


Monday, May 7, 2018

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11. There’s still time! Every bit of scholarship money helps!

The library is closed until May 17th for inventory. Summer checkout will be available during the last week of school. The following students have overdue books from the library. Please return them immediately. Dakota Brown, Jackson Caron, Miles Eberhardt, Wyatt Halvorson, Kinsey Hanson, Alex Hathaway, Jaxon Hoffmeyer,

Ryan Klath, Maysa Larson ,Mason Olson, Rylee Satrom, Breanna Sayler, Wyatt Stennes, Jacob Verwest, Terrel Voth, Jackie White, Maddy Williams, Colby Zupan.

Chris from Traill County Health District will be here at 1:00 this Wednesday, May 9th to give vaccinations for those that have signed up for them.

Seniors, TODAY Todd with Jostens will be here at 10:15 to hand out your caps, gowns, stoles and tassels. You MUST have 2 checks, one for $20 and one for $5, or cash or you won’t get your stuff. Also, this Wednesday, May 9, at 10:00 Jacobsons will be here to take a class picture. They will also take pictures of organizations for the yearbook so be sure to stick around.

The Student Council will host a Blood Drive TOMORROW beginning at 9:15 in the gym. Those 16 years and older may donate. See Mrs. Torgeson if you would like to sign up!

Today the Girls Golf Team competes at the Fargo Country Club, the Jr. Hi and Varsity Softball Teams are excused at 3:05 to host HCV beginning at 4:30, and the Baseball Team is excused at 2:45 to host Thompson starting at 4:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Chicken Fajitas, Shredded Lettuce & Cheese, Spanish Rice, Mandarin Oranges.

Congratulations to Kyra Mortenson for being awarded State B Music Outstanding Performance in Vocal Solo this past weekend!

Congratulations to all of the music students who performed at State music in Bismarck on Saturday. 13 events received a star rating! The following students received at least one star:

Zoe Agnes, Kayla Anderson, Sam Bertrand, Addison Domier, Abby Freeland, Olivia Gapp, Taylor Garrett, Julie Kohls, Grace Koshney, Dane Leland, Lucy Lindaas, Cora McClenahen

Nathan McClenahen, Oliver Marquardt, Ethan Mewes, Kyra Mortenson, Ava Nelson, Teri Nelson, Morgan Palmer, Lucas Peterson, Nora Peterson, Jackson Rexine, Dawson Sedivec,

Shelby Sedevic, Elijah Sheets, Griffith Thomas, Rylee Thompson, Malena Twedt.


Friday, May 4, 2018

Seniors, you have a busy month coming up! Put these dates on your calendars: next Monday, May 7, 10:15 Jostens will be here to distribute graduation caps, gowns, stoles and tassels. Be sure to bring two checks, one for $20 and one for $5 (or cash) or you won’t get your stuff. Wednesday, May 9, 10:00 Jacobsons will be here to take a class picture. They will also take pictures of organizations for the yearbook so be sure to stick around.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11. There’s still time! Every bit of scholarship money helps!

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

The library will be closed May 7th to May 17th for inventory. Please make sure to return your library books to avoid charges.

Chris from Traill County Health District will be here at 1:00 Wednesday, May 9th to give vaccinations for those that have signed up for them.

8th Graders go to the Art Room to pick up your artwork today.

Today the Girls Golf Team competes in Casselton, and the Baseball Team is excused at 3:15 to host Midkota at 4:30. Tomorrow the Jr. Hi and Varsity Track Teams leave at 8:00 to compete at Concordia starting at 10:00, the Jr. Hi Softball Team plays in the Thompson Jamboree, and the Baseball Team hosts Grand Forks Central JV at 11:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

There will be a send-off today at 2:55 for our 33 Music students who have qualified for State, which is in Bismarck tomorrow. Let’s all support the Arts at May-Port CG!

Today’s menu is Pepperoni Pizza, Pasta Salad, Carrots, Peaches.

Congratulations to Ahna Mehus for her State Qualifying run in the 800 and Congratulations to Nora Peterson for her State Qualifying jump in the pole vault at the Larimore meet on Tuesday!


Thursday, May 3, 2018

Seniors, you have a busy month coming up! Put these dates on your calendars: Monday, May 7, 10:15 Jostens will be here to distribute graduation caps, gowns, stoles and tassels. Be sure to bring two checks, one for $20 and one for $5 (or cash) or you won’t get your stuff. Wednesday, May 9, 10:00 Jacobsons will be here to take a class picture. They will also take pictures of organizations for the yearbook so be sure to stick around.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11.

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

The library will be closed May 7th to May 17th for inventory. Please make sure to return your library books to avoid charges.

Chris from Traill County Health District will be here at 1pm on May 9th to give vaccinations for those that have signed up for them.

FCCLA will be selling Yogurt at Common Time in the commons today for $1.

We are hosting a training today in the auditorium, so students and staff, please pass through the janitors hallway, and NOT through the auditorium.

5th hour Study Hall will meet in Mrs. Hanson’s room today.

Golf Team pictures will be taken TODAY at 3:45 at the Golf Course. Wear team colors.

8th Graders go to the Art Room to pick up your artwork today or tomorrow.

Today the Baseball Team is excused at 2:00 to play in Hatton at 4:00; the Softball Team is excused at 2:45 to play at Northern Cass at 4:30; and the Jr. Hi and Varsity Track Teams are excused at 1:15 to host the Invitational starting at 2:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Hamburgers, Cheeses Slices, Potato Salad, Calico Beans, Fudge Stripe Dessert, Juice. 50¢ for a second Burger.

Congratulations to Ahna Mehus for her State Qualifying run in the 800 and Congratulations to Nora Peterson for her State Qualifying jump in the pole vault!

Gavin Mewes is the 2018 winner of the Portland Legion Auxiliary Americanism Writing Contest! He will be presenting his essay in Portland on Memorial Day. Congratulations Gavin!


Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Seniors, you have a busy month coming up! Put these dates on your calendars: Monday, May 7, 10:15 Jostens will be here to distribute graduation caps, gowns, stoles and tassels. Be sure to bring two checks, one for $20 and one for $5 (or cash) or you won’t get your stuff. Wednesday, May 9, 10:00 Jacobsons will be here to take a class picture. They will also take pictures of organizations for the yearbook so be sure to stick around.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11.

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

The library will be closed May 7th to May 17th for inventory. Please make sure to return your library books to avoid charges.

FCCLA will be selling Yogurt at Common Time in the commons today and tomorrow for $1.

Golf Team pictures will be taken TOMORROW at 3:45 at the Golf Course. Wear team colors.

Today the Golf Team plays at Rose Creek in Fargo. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Congratulations to our Music and Art and Literature Departments for the fine program last night!

Today’s menu is Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, Tomato Soup, Cottage Cheese, Pineapple.


Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Seniors, you have a busy month coming up! Put these dates on your calendars: Monday, May 7, 10:15 Jostens will be here to distribute graduation caps, gowns, stoles and tassels. Be sure to bring two checks, one for $20 and one for $5 (or cash) or you won’t get your stuff. Wednesday, May 9, 10:00 Jacobsons will be here to take a class picture. They will also take pictures of organizations for the yearbook so be sure to stick around.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11.

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

The library will be closed May 7th to May 17th for inventory. Please make sure to return your library books to avoid charges.

There will be a Lifeguard meeting at the Mayville Water Park TONIGHT at 6:15.

Today the Boys Golf Team plays at Oxbow, and the Varsity Track Team is excused at 12:15 to compete in Larimore at 2:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

The Middle School Arts Event is TODAY from 6:00 to 8:00 PM! Art Projects will be on display as well as 6th Grade Poetry Books, 6th Grade Creative Machines of the Future, 7th Grade Plant Books & Creative Writing Projects, and 8th Grade Writing Projects. Middle School Bands and Choirs will begin at 7:00. Students should be dressed and ready to go by 6:30.

Today’s menu is Chickenburgers, Rice, Green Beans, Jello, Orange Slices. 50¢ for a second sandwich.


Monday, April 30, 2018

Senior Community Service Opportunity: Anne Schafer is looking for students to do yard work at her home 4 miles out of Portland. You may call her at 701-430-1682.

Seniors: Your Community Service Hours for May are due TODAY at 4:00.

Seniors, you have a busy month coming up! Put these dates on your calendars: Monday, May 7, 10:15 Jostens will be here to distribute graduation caps, gowns, stoles and tassels. Be sure to bring two checks, one for $20 and one for $5 (or cash) or you won’t get your stuff. Wednesday, May 9, 10:00 Jacobsons will be here to take a class picture. They will also take pictures of organizations for the yearbook so be sure to stick around.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11.

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

Juniors, the deadline to apply to Girls State is TODAY!

The Drivers Ed sign-up sheet is on the ledge in front of the office. Deadline to sign up is TODAY.

The library will be closed May 8th to May 17th for inventory. Please make sure to return your library books to avoid charges.

A big thank you to all the players that helped for Patriot Pals, including the Women’s Comet Basketball team.

Mr. Littlefield’s classes will meet in the Commons today. Find Mr. Bradner or Mr. Nygaard for assignments.

Members of the Junior Board of Directors of First and Farmers Bank leave this morning for their tour of the Federal Reserve Bank, RBC Dain Brokerage Firm, and Wells Fargo Center in the Twin Cities, and will also see a Twins Game.

Today the Baseball Team is excused at 3:15 to host HCV starting at 4:30; the Softball Team is also excused at 3:15 to host Kindred at 4:30; and the Jr. Hi Softball Team is excused at 3:05 to play in Hillboro at 4:30. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

The Middle School Arts Event is tomorrow from 6:00 to 8:00 PM! Art Projects will be on display as well as 6th Grade Poetry Books, 6th Grade Creative Machines of the Future, 7th Grade Plant Books & Creative Writing Projects, and 8th Grade Writing Projects. Middle School Bands and Choirs will begin at 7:00. Students should be dressed and ready to go by 6:30.

Today’s menu is Hamburger Tomato Hotdish, Corn, Cookies, Fruit.


Friday, April 27, 2018

Senior Community Service Opportunity: Anne Schafer is looking for students to do yard work at her home 4 miles out of Portland. You may call her at 701-430-1682.

Seniors: Your Community Service Hours for May are due Monday, April 30 at 4:00.

SCHOLARSHIPS Goose River Lodge Masonic Scholarship: for Seniors planning to attend Mayville State University. Based upon high school experience and future plans. Pick up applications in the office. Due: May 11.

It’s JAM time again!! Don’t miss out, this will be a BLAST!! Inviting all 6th -12th graders. We are taking a bus trip to the Fargo Escape House for an exciting, problem solving adventure!! Seats are limited and no room for add-ons once we hit the max, so sign up early. We will leave this Sunday, April 29, at 11:30 AM from Mayville Lutheran Church. Please bring money for a quick meal after the event. We should be home by 4:30-5:00 PM. Limited to 40 spots. Cost will be $5 per person, and must be paid in order to reserve your spot. Please call or text Tami Parker at 218-686-5479 for questions and to pay registration fee.

Miller’s Fresh Foods is currently taking applications for cashiers and stockers. Applications may be picked up at the store.

Juniors, the deadline to apply to Girls State has been extended to next Monday, April 30.

The Drivers Ed sign-up sheet is on the ledge in front of the office. Deadline to sign up is Monday, April 30.

They Mayville State University Drama Department will present “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” tonight at 7:30 PM in the Old Main Theatre. Our own Emily Roehrich is a cast member! It’s a great show and costs just $5. It lasts about an hour.

Mr. Littlefield’s classes will meet with Mr. Ulland in the Commons today.

Today the Boys Golf Team plays at Central Cass, and the Softball Team is excused at 2:45 to play at Fargo North, JV at 5:00 followed by Varsity. Tomorrow the Jr. Hi Softball Team plays Devils Lake starting at 11:00 am at the high school; the Varsity Track Team competes in Hillsboro, Varsity Softball plays in the Hillsboro Crossover; and the Baseball Team hosts HCV at 11:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

There will be a send-off for Speech Team members, competing at State this weekend in Mandan, today at 2:55. Those competing are Ila Peterson, Reagan McGillis, Lucas Peterson, Oliver Marquardt, Malena Twedt, Kyra Mortenson, Lucy Lindaas, Ava Nelson, Zoe Agnes, Morgan Palmer. Let’s all come out and support the Arts!

Today’s menu is Pizza, Cottage Cheese, Broccoli Normandy, Peaches.