Thursday, October 5, 2017

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is still looking for 6 workers for the Turkey Dinneron October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

Deadline to sign up for the next JAM Session, ACRES OF TERROR (Friday October 13th), is next Monday, October 9th.

All 6th – 12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10 pm. Cost is $10 per person. Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions.

All students interested in becoming a member of FCCLA need to pay dues by TOMORROW! You will be contacted with T-shirt information coming soon! FCCLA MEMBERS, Please check the list posted in the FACS room to see if you are missing credentials to be a member! Sign up to be a member TODAY!

This week FBLA will be running their membership drive! Pay your dues and receive a special treat each day!

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

FBLA members that have dressed up for Professional Dress will meet during 2nd & 3rd hour for a picture by the Senior lockers.

Today the Volleyball Teams host DVE, C Squad starting at 5:00, followed by the JV and Varsity, and the 5th & 6th Grade Girls Basketball Teams play in Northwood at 4:30 and 5:30. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Hamburgers, Cheese Slices, Chips, Baked Beans, Applesauce. 50¢ for a second Burger.


Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6th – 12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

All students interested in becoming a member of FCCLA need to pay dues by this Friday! You will be contacted with T-shirt information coming soon! FCCLA MEMBERS, Please check the list posted in the FACS room to check if you are missing credentials to be a member! Sign up to be a member TODAY!

There will be an FBLA meeting for grades 8-12 TODAY at 3:05 in the auditorium.

This week FBLA will be running their membership drive! Pay your dues and receive a special treat each day!

FCCLA will be selling Caramel Apples during Common Time today in the high school commons. A healthy, tasty treat for $1! Proceeds go to the Children’s Miracle Network.

Congratulations to the 7th, 8th, C-squad and Varsity Volleyball Teams on their wins over Grafton last night!!

Today’s menu is Chicken Nuggets, Cheesy Hashbrowns, Corn, Oreo Dessert, Juice.

Happy Birthday, Nurse Kari!


Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6th – 12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

Today MPCG Seniors will have the opportunity to submit their first round of college applications as part of College Application Month in North Dakota. As an incentive to start planning early and participate in the activities, Bank of North Dakota is paying one $35 application fee per student when they apply to a North Dakota college. In addition, seniors will attend a College Financial Aid Informational Meeting in the high school auditorium beginning at 2:45 pm. Shirley Hanson, Financial Aid Officer at Mayville State University, will distribute information and explain the financial aid process. Parents are welcome to attend this meeting.

All students interested in becoming a member of FCCLA need to pay dues by this Friday! You will be contacted with T-shirt information coming soon! FCCLA MEMBERS, Please check the list posted in the FACS room to check if you are missing credentials to be a member! Sign up to be a member TODAY!

There will be an FBLA meeting for grades 8-12 TOMORROW at 3:05 in the auditorium.

The high school Student Council will meet TOMORROW morning at 8:05 in the auditorium.

Starting TODAY FBLA will be running their membership drive! Pay your dues and receive a special treat each day!

FCCLA will be selling Caramel Apples during Common Time today and Wednesday in the high school commons. A healthy, tasty treat for $1! Proceeds go to the Children’s Miracle Network.

Today the Volleyball Teams play in Grafton, 7th, 8th and C Squad excused at 2:00, JV and Varsity at 3:05, with 7th and C Squad starting at 4:30, followed by 8th, JV and Varsity. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Hard Shell Tacos, Cheese, Lettuce, Spanish Rice, Strawberries.

Congratulations to Ahna Mehus for earning 5th place, and Shawn Klabo for earning 8th, in the Cross Country Meet in Larimore yesterday!


Monday, October 2, 2017

Seniors, your Community Service Hours for October are due in the office TODAY by 4:00.

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

The 7th Annual Pink Volleyball Game will take place at Northern Cass October 23rd. Order your Pink t-shirt for $15. Forms are available on the shelf outside the office. Return the forms with your payment to Mrs. Hanson or to the office by TODAY.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6th – 12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

Tomorrow MPCG Seniors will have the opportunity to submit their first round of college applications as part of College Application Month in North Dakota. As an incentive to start planning early and participate in the activities, Bank of North Dakota is paying one $35 application fee per student when they apply to a North Dakota college. In addition, seniors will attend a College Financial Aid Informational Meeting in the high school auditorium beginning at 2:45 pm. Shirley Hanson, Financial Aid Officer at Mayville State University, will distribute information and explain the financial aid process. Parents are welcome to attend this meeting.

All students interested in becoming a member of FCCLA need to pay dues by this Friday! You will be contacted with T-shirt information coming soon! FCCLA MEMBERS, Please check the list posted in the FACS room to check if you are missing credentials to be a member! Sign up to be a member TODAY!

Starting TOMORROW FBLA will be running their membership drive! Pay your dues and receive a special treat each day!

Eight MPCG FBLA students are taking part in the Leadership Conference in Bismarck today.

Today the Cross Country Team is excused at 2:00 to compete in Larimore at 4:00, the Jr. Hi Football Team hosts FSHP at 4:30, the JV Football Team is excused at 3:45 to play in Hillsboro at 5:00, and the Jr. Hi Volleyball Teams host Northern Cass at PBJ starting at 4:30. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Hot Dogs, Potato Salad, Green Beans, Jello, Fruit. 25¢ for a second Dog.

Happy Birthday to Mr. Bradner yesterday, and to Mrs. Kville today!

And welcome to our new students, 6th grader, Sadiyah, and sophomore Khal Amanullah!


Friday, September 29, 2017

Seniors, your Community Service Hours for October are due in the office next Monday by 4:00.

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

The 7th Annual Pink Volleyball Game will take place at Northern Cass October 23rd. Order your Pink t-shirt for $15. Forms are available on the shelf outside the office. Return the forms with your payment to Mrs. Hanson or to the office by October 2.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6th – 12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

Next Tuesday, October 3, MPCG Seniors will have the opportunity to submit their first round of college applications as part of College Application Month in North Dakota. As an incentive to start planning early and participate in the activities, Bank of North Dakota is paying one $35 application fee per student when they apply to a North Dakota college. In addition, Seniors will attend a College Financial Aid Informational Meeting in the high school auditorium beginning at 2:45 pm. Shirley Hanson, Financial Aid Officer at Mayville State University, will distribute information and explain the financial aid process. Parents are welcome to attend this meeting.

7th Study Hall will go to Mr. Ulland’s study hall in the commons today.

All students interested in becoming a member of FCCLA need to pay dues by next Friday! You will be contacted with T-shirt information coming soon!!!

Starting Next Tuesday, FBLA will be running their membership drive! Pay your dues and receive a special treat each day!

One Act Play rehearsals begin next Monday at 6:30 AM in the auditorium.

Today is “Patriot Pride Day” with the Pep Rally 7th hour. The Football Game is at 7:00 followed by the Homecoming Dance. There will be no beverages allowed in the Homecoming Dance. There will be water available as well as the pop machine will be on. Doors will lock at 10:30 p.m.

The Cheerleaders will be giving out a Spirit Award for both the middle and high school at the Pep Rally today!

Today the Football Team hosts Wyndmere-Lidgerwood at 7:00. Seniors and their parents will be recognized, as well as the Homecoming Royalty. The Pep Band will play as well! Tomorrow the 8th Grade Volleyball Team plays in Central Valley. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Congratulations to Shawn Klabo for placing 8th in the Varsity Cross Country race yesterday! Congratulations to Ahna Mehus for placing 4th and Anna Strand for placing 5th. Congratulations to the Varsity Girls Team for your 3rd place finish, only 4 points behind number 1 ranked Hillsboro!!!

Congratulations to the 7th & 8th Grade, C-squad, JV & Varsity Volleyball Teams on their wins over Midway-Minto last night!!

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


Thursday, September 28, 2018

Seniors, your Community Service Hours for October are due in the office next Monday by 4:00.

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

The 7th Annual Pink Volleyball Game will take place at Northern Cass October 23rd. Order your Pink t-shirt for $15. Forms are available on the shelf outside the office. Return the forms with your payment to Mrs. Hanson or to the office by October 2.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6th – 12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

Next Tuesday, October 3, MPCG Seniors will have the opportunity to submit their first round of college applications as part of College Application Month in North Dakota. As an incentive to start planning early and participate in the activities, Bank of North Dakota is paying one $35 application fee per student when they apply to a North Dakota college. In addition, Seniors will attend a College Financial Aid Informational Meeting in the high school auditorium beginning at 2:45 pm. Shirley Hanson, Financial Aid Officer at Mayville State University, will distribute information and explain the financial aid process. Parents are welcome to attend this meeting.

For the high school today is “Sports” day with Egg Toss, Tug of War, & Food eating (6th hr). For middle school today is “Nerd Day”, with Dodgeball at noon. The Volleyball Teams all host Midway Minto, and the Cross Country Team hosts a big meet at the golf course. Tomorrow is “Patriot Pride Day” for everyone, with the Pep Rally 7th hour. The Football Game is at 7:00 tomorrow followed by the Homecoming Dance. There will be no beverages allowed in the Homecoming Dance. There will be water available as well as the pop machine will be on. Doors will lock at 10:30 p.m.

So far the places for the Homecoming Week competition between the classes are: Seniors in first with 14 points; Juniors in second with 12 points; Sophomores in third with 10 points; Freshmen in fourth with 6 points. The class with the most points at the end of the week will get to go to a movie at the Delchar Theater.

One Act Play Cast will have a read-through TOMORROW morning at 6:30 in the Auditorium. You may pick up scripts in the office.

7th Study Hall will go to Mrs. Gapp’s room today, and to Mr. Ulland’s study hall in the commons tomorrow.

At the Homecoming Pep Rally on Friday the Cheerleaders will be giving out a Spirit Award for both the middle and high school. So dress up and participate in all activities you can, and don’t forget to have school spirit!

Today the Cross Country Team hosts a meet at the Mayville Golf Course starting at 4:00, and the Volleyball Teams all host Midway Minto, Jr. Hi at PBJ starting at 4:00, and C, JV and Varsity here at the high school starting at 5:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

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


Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

The 7th Annual Pink Volleyball Game will take place at Northern Cass October 23rd. Order your Pink t-shirt for $15. Forms are available on the shelf outside the office. Return the forms with your payment to Mrs. Hanson or to the office by October 2.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6-12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

On Tuesday, October 3, MPCG Seniors will have the opportunity to submit their first round of college applications as part of College Application Month in North Dakota. As an incentive to start planning early and participate in the activities, Bank of North Dakota is paying one $35 application fee per student when they apply to a North Dakota college. In addition, Seniors will attend a College Financial Aid Informational Meeting in the high school auditorium beginning at 2:45 pm. Shirley Hanson, Financial Aid Officer at Mayville State University, will distribute information and explain the financial aid process. Parents are welcome to attend this meeting.

Today, high school – “Character” day with Powder Puff Football (1st & 2nd hrs) and Dodgeball (5th hr), Tomorrow – “Sports” day with Volleyball (6th hr); and Friday – “Patriot Pride Day” with Pep Rally (7th hr). The Football Game is at 7:00 Friday followed by the Homecoming Dance. Let’s all do our best to make Patriot Homecoming 2017 the best ever! So far the places for the Homecoming Week competition between the classes are: Seniors in first with 14 points; Juniors in second with 12 points; Sophomores in third with 10 points; Freshmen in fourth with 6 points

Today, middle School – Disney Day with Dodgeball for 8th graders in the gym at noon, and paper airplane toss during common time. Tomorrow – Nerd Day with Dodgeball for the winner from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the gym at noon, and Friday – Patriot Pride Day with the Pep Rally. Hat licenses will be sold for $2.00 every morning in Mrs. M Johnson’s room. Homeroom teachers will have all of the details for the various activities.

One Act Play Cast will have a read-through on Friday morning at 6:30 in the Auditorium. You may pick up scripts in the office.

There will be no beverages allowed in the Homecoming Dance. There will be some water available as well as the pop machine will be on. Doors will lock at 10:30 p.m. The class with the most points at the end of the week will get to go to a movie at the Delchar Theater.

At the Homecoming Pep Rally on Friday the Cheerleaders will be giving out a Spirit Award for both the middle and high school. So dress up and participate in all activities you can, and don’t forget to have school spirit!

Student Picture Retakes will be taken Today from 3:00 to 5:30 at Jacobson Studio.

Congratulations to the 7th, 8th, C-squad, JV & Varsity Volleyball Teams on your wins over Larimore last night!!!

Today’s menu is Corndogs, Augraten Potatoes, Peas & Carrots, Caramel Apple Salad. 25¢ for a second Dog.


Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

The 7th Annual Pink Volleyball Game will take place at Northern Cass October 23rd. Order your Pink t-shirt for $15. Forms are available on the shelf outside the office. Return the forms with your payment to Mrs. Hanson or to the office by October 2.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6-12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

Homecoming Week! Dress-up and Games are as follows: Today – “Decade” day with Egg Toss, Tug of War, Food Eating (3rd hr); Tomorrow – “Character” day with Powder Puff Football (1st & 2nd hrs), and Dodgeball (5th hr); Thursday – “Sports” day with Volleyball (6th hr); and Friday – “Patriot Pride Day” with Pep Rally (7th hr). The Football Game is at 7:00 Friday followed by the Homecoming Dance. The Volleyball Teams, Cross Country and Jr. Hi and JV Football Teams all have games that week. Let’s all do our best to make Patriot Homecoming 2017 the best ever!

Middle School Homecoming days are as follows: Today – 80’s Day with Dodgeball for 7th graders in the gym at noon, and rock/paper/scissors at common time. Tomorrow – Disney Day with Dodgeball for 8th graders in the gym at noon, and paper airplane toss during common time. Thursday – Nerd Day with Dodgeball for the winner from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the gym at noon, and Friday – Patriot Pride Day with the Pep Rally. Hat licenses will be sold for $2.00 every morning in Mrs. M Johnson’s room. Buy a license once for all week. Homeroom teachers will have all of the details for the various activities.

So far the places for the Homecoming Week competition between the classes are: 1st place – Juniors; 2nd place – Seniors; 3rd place – Sophomores; 4th place – Freshmen. The class with the most points at the end of the week will get to go to a movie at the Delchar Theater.

At the Homecoming Pep Rally on Friday the Cheerleaders will be giving out a Spirit Award for both the middle and high school. So dress up and participate in all activities you can, and don’t forget to have school spirit!

Student Picture Retakes will be taken Today and Tomorrow from 3:00 to 5:30 at Jacobson Studio.

The Booster Club will be serving Pulled Pork on a Soholt Bun, Chips, Bar & Water at the Homecoming Volleyball Game TONIGHT starting at 5:00. Cost is just $6. All proceeds will go to the MPCG Booster Club, proudly supporting all student activities.

Today the Volleyball Teams host Larimore, 7th & 8th Grades at PBJ starting at 4:00, and C, JV and Varsity will play here at the high school starting at 5:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Chili Crispitos with Enchilada Sauce, Cheese, Lettuce, Chips & Salsa, Pineapple. 25¢ for a second entre.

Thanks to the Cheer Team for the great decorations in the Commons!

Congratulations to our newly inducted National Honor Society members!

Congratulations to King Preston and Queen Shelby and to all our Patriot Homecoming Court! And a huge thanks to our MCs, to those who provided the music and those who decorated the stage. Yesterday was a great start to Patriot Homecoming 2017! Let’s keep it going!


Monday, September 25, 2017

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

The 7th Annual Pink Volleyball Game will take place at Northern Cass October 23rd. Order your Pink t-shirt for $15. Forms are available on the shelf outside the office. Return the forms with your payment to Mrs. Hanson or to the office by October 2.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6-12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

Staff, please send October Newsletter Articles to the office by this Wednesday, September 27.

Homecoming Week starts TODAY with National Honor Society Induction at 2:45, followed by the coronation of the Queen and King. The public is invited to attend. Dress-up and Games are as follows: Today – “Around the World” day.NO Powder Puff Football because of the weather; Tomorrow – “Decade” day with Egg Toss, Tug of War, Food Eating (3rd hr); Wednesday – “Character” day with Dodgeball (5th hr); Thursday – “Sports” day with Volleyball (6th hr); and Friday – “Patriot Pride Day” with Pep Rally (7th hr). The Football Game is at 7:00 Friday followed by the Homecoming Dance. The Volleyball Teams, Cross Country and Jr. Hi and JV Football Teams all have games that week. Let’s all do our best to make Patriot Homecoming 2017 the best ever!

Middle School Homecoming days are as follows: Today – Pajama/Crazy Hair Day with Dodgeball for 6th graders in the gym at noon. Tuesday – 80’s Day with Dodgeball for 7th graders in the gym at noon, and rock/paper/scissors at common time. Wednesday – Disney Day with Dodgeball for 8th graders in the gym at noon, and paper airplane toss during common time. Thursday – Nerd Day with Dodgeball for the winner from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the gym at noon, and Friday – Patriot Pride Day with the Pep Rally. Hat licenses will be sold for $2.00 every morning in Mrs. M Johnson’s room. Buy a license once for all week. Homeroom teachers will have all of the details for the various activities.

The Booster Club will be serving Pulled Pork on a Soholt Bun, Chips, Bar & Water at the Homecoming Volleyball Game TOMORROW starting at 5:00. Cost is just $6. All proceeds will go to the MPCG Booster Club, proudly supporting all student activities.

At the Homecoming Pep Rally the Cheerleaders will be giving out a Spirit Award for both the middle and high school. So dress up and participate in all activities you can, and don’t forget to have school spirit!

Student Picture Proofs must be returned. Retakes will be taken Tomorrow and Wednesday, September 26 & 27 from 3:00 to 5:30 at the studio.

Today the Jr. Hi and JV Football Teams play in Thompson, Jr. Hi is excused at 3:20, and JV will leave at 4:30. There has been a change in the 5th and 6th grade Girls basketball games for tonight in Hillsboro. The 5th grade game will start at 5:30 followed by the 6th grade. The games will be played at Hillsboro High School. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Chicken Alfredo over Rotini, Green Beans, and Chocolate Mousse.

Happy Birthday, Mrs. Allison Johnson!


Friday, September 22, 2017

Students grades 9-12, the Booster Club is again looking for your help with the Turkey Dinner on October 15th. If you are involved in any sports or activities, please sign up! This is your chance to show your Patriot Pride and give back to your community. See Mrs. Strand to sign up.

The 7th Annual Pink Volleyball Game will take place at Northern Cass October 23rd. Order your Pink t-shirt for $15. Forms are available on the shelf outside the office. Return the forms with your payment to Mrs. Hanson or to the office by October 2.

Another JAM Session is in the works!! Don’t miss ACRES OF TERROR bus trip Friday Oct 13th. All 6-12th graders welcome!! We will leave from Mayville Lutheran Church at 6:30 pm and return by 10pm. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up early as space will be limited!! Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Deadline to sign up is Monday, Oct 9th. Don’t miss out!!

Staff, please send October Newsletter Articles to the office by next Wednesday, September 27.

Homecoming Week starts next Monday with National Honor Society Induction at 2:45, followed by the coronation of the Queen and King. The public is invited to attend. Dress-up and Games are as follows: Monday – “Around the World” day with Powder Puff Football (1st & 2nd hrs); Tuesday – “Decade” day with Egg Toss, Tug of War, Food Eating (3rd hr); Wednesday – “Character” day with Dodgeball (5th hr); Thursday – “Sports” day with Volleyball (6th hr); and Friday – “Patriot Pride Day” with Pep Rally (7th hr). The Football Game is at 7:00 Friday followed by the Homecoming Dance. The Volleyball Teams, Cross Country and Jr. Hi and JV Football Teams all have games that week. Let’s all do our best to make Patriot Homecoming 2017 the best ever!

Middle School Homecoming days are as follows: Monday – Pajama/Crazy Hair Day with Dodgeball for 6th graders in the gym at noon, and musical chairs at common time. Tuesday – 80’s Day with Dodgeball for 7th graders in the gym at noon, and rock/paper/scissors at common time. Wednesday – Disney Day with Dodgeball for 8th graders in the gym at noon, and paper airplane toss during common time. Thursday – Nerd Day with Dodgeball for the winner from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the gym at noon, and Friday – Patriot Pride Day with the Pep Rally. Hat licenses will be sold for $2.00 every morning in Mrs. M Johnson’s room. Buy a license once for all week. Homeroom teachers will have all of the details for the various activities.

The Booster Club will be serving Pulled Pork on a Soholt Bun, Chips, Bar & Water at the Homecoming Volleyball Game next Tuesday, September 26 starting at 5:00. Cost is just $6. All proceeds will go to the MPCG Booster Club, proudly supporting all student activities.

Coronation Rehearsal will be Monday morning at 8:15 in the auditorium. All Queen & King Candidates, Honor Escorts and MC MUST attend.

Student Picture Proofs have been handed out and are due back in the office TODAY at 4:00. They may also be brought to Jacobson Studio.

National Honor Society members and new inductees will practice TODAY at 3:05 in the Auditorium.

This is FCCLA Membership Week! Dues are $15 and membership forms are outside of the FACS door. Become Inspired by FCCLA! Become a member today!

All high school students will vote for Homecoming Queen and King TODAY in their English classes. Comp. I students will come to the office to vote.

Congratulations to the 8th Grade, C-squad & Varstiy Volleyball Teams on their wins over F-S-H-P last night!!! Reminder: practice will be Monday morning at 6:15AM.

Today the Football Team leaves at 4:15 to play in Thompson at 7:00. Tomorrow the 7th Grade Volleyball Team plays in the Larimore Jamboree, and the Cross Country Team leaves at 8:00 for a meet in Valley City. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Barbecue Chicken Drummies, Potato Salad, Green Beans, Mandarin Oranges. 25¢ for a second Drummie.

Today the day and the night are of exactly equal length. It’s the beginning of autumn, the Autumnal Equinox.