Wednesday, November 15, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS AgCountry Farm Credit Services Scholarship: Applicants must be from an actively farming or ranching family OR must be planning to pursue a career in farming or some other aspect of agriculture such as agricultural extension, agricultural education, soil conservation, farm and ranch management, agricultural finance, veterinary medicine or agribusiness. Applicants must also line in Eastern North Dakota or Western Minnesota. Amount: $1000 (36). Due: March 1st. Apply at: https://www.agcountry.com/. North Dakota Rural Water Systems Association: Seniors enrolling in Bismarck State College’s Water & Treatment Technology program OR a child or grandchild of a current city/rural water system employee, OR elected city/rural water system official. Preference will be given to North Dakota residents. Based on career goals, leadership activities, financial need and an essay. Amount: $8000 in scholarships, Due: April 28th. 2718 Gateway Avenue, Suite 201, Bismarck, ND 58503, (800) 349-6951. North Dakota Corn Growers Association: students submit a completed application, career plans, at least two letters of recommendation from non-family members, a resume and a copy of their most recent transcript. Applicants are required to be a member of a North Dakota Corn Growers Association. Student memberships are available for high school and post-secondary students for $10. Amount: $1000 (10) Due: Jan 4th 1411 32nd St. S, Suite 2 Fargo, ND 58103 (800) 657-8007. Application: http://www.ndcorn.org/corngrowers/news-resources/scholarship-form/. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

The High School (9th-12th grade) Volleyball Teams’ end of the year Ice Cream Social will be next Monday, November 20th, at 7:00 pm at the high school.

It’s time to JAM again!!! We will have Turkey Olympics this Sunday, Nov 19th from 12:30-2:30pm at Mayville Lutheran Church. All 6-12th graders welcome!! Make sure to dress appropriately for outdoor activities. Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or text Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Be ready to Bring it!!

The Football Awards Night will be TOMORROW evening, November 16th at 7:00.

There will be a Softball Meeting for all 7th – 12th graders interested, TOMORROW at 3:05 in the auditorium.

All River Watch students are to report to Mr. Strand’s room at CT today.

FCCLA meets today in the FACS room during Common Time. Attend to find out what our projects are, and take part in the fun!

Mr. Strand’s CT is to go to Mrs. Hanson today.

First Quarter Honor Roll is posted on the bulletin board by the kitchen. Students with Incomplete or Failing grades cannot be on the Honor Roll. Please check the list and let Joan know if you have questions. It will be sent to the Tribune this morning.

Today’s menu is Turkey Dinner, Chocolate Mousse.


Tuesday, November 14, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS North Dakota Corn Growers Association: students submit a completed application, career plans, at least two letters of recommendation from non-family members, a resume and a copy of their most recent transcript. Applicants are required to be a member of a North Dakota Corn Growers Association. Student memberships are available for high school and post-secondary students for $10. Amount: $1000 (10) Due: Jan 4th 1411 32nd St. S, Suite 2 Fargo, ND 58103 (800) 657-8007. Application: http://www.ndcorn.org/corngrowers/news-resources/scholarship-form/. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

It’s time to JAM again!!! We will have Turkey Olympics this Sunday, Nov 19th from 12:30-2:30pm at Mayville Lutheran Church. All 6-12th graders welcome!! Make sure to dress appropriately for outdoor activities. Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or text Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Be ready to Bring it!!

The Football Awards Night will be this Thursday evening, November 16th at 7:00.

There will be a Softball Meeting for all 7th – 12th graders interested, this Thursday at 3:05 in the auditorium.

Speech Practice will be TODAY at 4:15 PM.

First Quarter Honor Roll is posted on the bulletin board by the kitchen. Students with Incomplete or Failing grades cannot be on the Honor Roll. Please check the list and let Joan know if you have questions. It will be sent to the Tribune tomorrow morning.

There will be a representative from Presentation College here today during lunch for anyone wishing to visit with him.

Today’s menu is Salad Bar, PBJs, Chicken Rice Soup, Apple Slices.


Monday, November 13, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS North Dakota Corn Growers Association: students submit a completed application, career plans, at least two letters of recommendation from non-family members, a resume and a copy of their most recent transcript. Applicants are required to be a member of a North Dakota Corn Growers Association. Student memberships are available for high school and post-secondary students for $10. Amount: $1000 (10) Due: Jan 4th 1411 32nd St. S, Suite 2 Fargo, ND 58103 (800) 657-8007. Application: http://www.ndcorn.org/corngrowers/news-resources/scholarship-form/. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

It’s time to JAM again!!! We will have Turkey Olympics this Sunday, Nov 19th from 12:30-2:30pm at Mayville Lutheran Church. All 6-12th graders welcome!! Make sure to dress appropriately for outdoor activities. Please call Richelle at 701-786-3202 or txt Tami at 218-686-5479 to sign up or if you have any questions. Be ready to Bring it!!

The Football Awards Night will be this Thursday evening, November 16th at 7:00.

Girls Basketball Practice starts TODAY, 7th and 8th grade at PBJ, at 3:45, and grades 9-12 here at the high school.

First Quarter Honor Roll is posted on the bulletin board by the kitchen. Students with Incomplete or Failing grades cannot be on the Honor Roll. Please check the list and let Joan know if you have questions. It will be sent to the Tribune this Wednesday morning.

There is NO River Watch activity today.

There will be an FCA meeting TODAY at 3:05 in the auditorium. Everyone in grades 9-12 are welcome.

A huge thanks to all those who had a part in the Veterans’ remembrance program last Thursday!!!

Welcome to our new students, 7th grader, RanDon Kleppe, who starts today, and 8th grade, Kendra Byklum, who started last Monday!

Congratulations to the following Volleyball Players named to the All-Region 2 Team: Ellie Bergstrom, Madisen Knudsvig and Cora McClenahen! And congratulations, also, to Mrs. Hanson who was named Region 2 Coach of the Year!!!

Today’s menu is Hamburgers, Baked Beans, Hashbrowns, Applesauce. 50¢ for a second burger.


Thursday, November 9, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS North Dakota Corn Growers Association: students submit a completed application, career plans, at least two letters of recommendation from non-family members, a resume and a copy of their most recent transcript. Applicants are required to be a member of a North Dakota Corn Growers Association. Student memberships are available for high school and post-secondary students for $10. Amount: $1000 (10) Due: Jan 4th 1411 32nd St. S, Suite 2 Fargo, ND 58103 (800) 657-8007. Application: http://www.ndcorn.org/corngrowers/news-resources/scholarship-form/. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

There will be NO SCHOOL TOMORROW in observance of Veterans’ Day.

Our annual Veterans’ Remembrance Program is TODAY at 2:00 in the gym. The public is invited!

Football players that didn’t turn equipment in need to do so ASAP or you will be charged. Those with at least one thing missing are: Wyatt Kendall, Reece Groth, Andrew Corey, Reese Hanson, and Logan Krueger.

Juniors, report directly to the auditorium 3rd period TODAY for your ASVAB interpretation. Bring your computer.

FCCLA members sign up in the FACS room to work the Sun Center Meal on Monday, November 13th.

Girls Basketball Practice starts next Monday, 7th and 8th grade at PBJ, at 3:45, and grades 9-12 here at the high school.

First Quarter Honor Roll is posted on the bulletin board by the kitchen. Students with Incomplete or Failing grades cannot be on the Honor Roll. Please check the list and let Joan know if you have questions. It will be sent to the Tribune next Wednesday.

The Volleyball Team is excused at 2:30 today to play Drayton-Valley-Edinburg in the 3rd place match in the Region 2 Tournament starting at 5:00 at Park River. Good Luck Ladies! Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Fish Sticks, Cheesy Hashbrowns, Peas, Pineapple.


Daily Announcements

SCHOLARSHIPS North Dakota Corn Growers Association: students submit a completed application, career plans, at least two letters of recommendation from non-family members, a resume and a copy of their most recent transcript. Applicants are required to be a member of a North Dakota Corn Growers Association. Student memberships are available for high school and post-secondary students for $10. Amount: $1000 (10) Due: Jan 4th 1411 32nd St. S, Suite 2 Fargo, ND 58103 (800) 657-8007. Application: http://www.ndcorn.org/corngrowers/news-resources/scholarship-form/. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

School will be dismissed at 1:45 TODAY for Teacher Professional Development. There will be NO SCHOOL this Friday, November 10, in observance of Veterans’ Day.

Our annual Veterans’ Remembrance Program is TOMORROW at 2:00 in the gym. The public is invited!

Football players that didn’t turn equipment in need to do so ASAP or you will be charged. Those with at least one thing missing are: Wyatt Kendall, Reece Groth, Andrew Corey, Reese Hanson, and Logan Krueger.

Students who need a ride to the hockey rink after school should ride Bus 4. Be sure to let the driver, Tim Overmoen, know he needs to stop there. Then say “thank you”.

Juniors, report directly to the auditorium 3rd period TOMORROW for your ASVAB interpretation. Bring your computer.

Today 29 FCCLA Members and their advisors will take part in the District 8 Leadership Meeting in Fargo.

FCCLA members sign up in the FACS room to work the Sun Center Meal on Monday, November 13th.

Congratulations to the Volleyball Team on a great season!

Today’s menu is Chicken Teriyaki over Rice, Green Beans, Cake & Strawberries.


Wednesday, November 8, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS North Dakota Corn Growers Association: students submit a completed application, career plans, at least two letters of recommendation from non-family members, a resume and a copy of their most recent transcript. Applicants are required to be a member of a North Dakota Corn Growers Association. Student memberships are available for high school and post-secondary students for $10. Amount: $1000 (10) Due: Jan 4th 1411 32nd St. S, Suite 2 Fargo, ND 58103 (800) 657-8007. Application: http://www.ndcorn.org/corngrowers/news-resources/scholarship-form/. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

School will be dismissed at 1:45 TODAY for Teacher Professional Development. There will be NO SCHOOL this Friday, November 10, in observance of Veterans’ Day.

Our annual Veterans’ Remembrance Program is TOMORROW at 2:00 in the gym. The public is invited!

Football players that didn’t turn equipment in need to do so ASAP or you will be charged. Those with at least one thing missing are: Wyatt Kendall, Reece Groth, Andrew Corey, Reese Hanson, and Logan Krueger.

Students who need a ride to the hockey rink after school should ride Bus 4. Be sure to let the driver, Tim Overmoen, know he needs to stop there. Then say “thank you”.

Juniors, report directly to the auditorium 3rd period TOMORROW for your ASVAB interpretation. Bring your computer.

Today 29 FCCLA Members and their advisors will take part in the District 8 Leadership Meeting in Fargo.

FCCLA members sign up in the FACS room to work the Sun Center Meal on Monday, November 13th.

Congratulations to the Volleyball Team on a great season!

Today’s menu is Chicken Teriyaki over Rice, Green Beans, Cake & Strawberries.


Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

School will be dismissed at 1:45 TOMORROW for Teacher Professional Development. There will be NO SCHOOL this Friday, November 10, in observance of Veterans’ Day.

Our annual Veterans’ Remembrance Program is this Thursday at 2:00 in the gym. The public is invited!

Seniors who are interested in being a member of the First and Farmers Bank Junior Board of Directors may pick up applications in the office. The forms must be returned to the office TODAY.

The Last Day to pay dues for FBLA is TODAY. If you missed the meeting, t-shirt forms are available on the FBLA bulletin board.

Football players that didn’t turn equipment in need to do so ASAP or you will be charged. Those with at least one thing missing are: Wyatt Kendall, Reece Groth, Andrew Corey, Reese Hanson, and Logan Krueger.

Students who need a ride to the hockey rink after school should ride Bus 4. Be sure to let the driver, Tim Overmoen, know he needs to stop there. Then say “thank you”.

Tomorrow 35 FCCLA Members and their advisors will take part in the District 8 Leadership Meeting in Fargo.

FBLA pizzas will be here TODAY. Please make arrangements.

FCCLA members sign up in the FACS room to work the Sun Center Meal on Monday, November 13th.

Today the 5th & 6th Grade Boys Basketball Teams play at Central Valley at 4:00 and 5:00.

We will have our CLEAR Celebration TODAY during Patriot Pride Time.

Congratulations to the Volleyball Team on their big win over Hatton-Northwood last night in the first round of the Region II Tournament! They are excused at 3:00 to play Park River Fordville Lankin tonight at 6:30. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Today’s menu is Taco Grinders, Cheese & Lettuce, Chips & Salsa, Pears.


Monday, November 6, 2017

School will be dismissed this Wednesday at 1:45 for Teacher Professional Development. There will be NO SCHOOL this Friday, November 10, in observance of Veterans’ Day.

Our annual Veterans’ Remembrance Program is this Thursday at 2:00 in the gym. The public is invited!

Seniors who are interested in being a member of the First and Farmers Bank Junior Board of Directors may pick up applications in the office. The forms must be returned to the office TOMORROW.

All students planning to participate in a winter sport must have an annual sports physical turned in to the office in order to practice. Students that participated in a fall sport and turned in a physical are ok to participate right away.

The Last Day to pay dues for FBLA is TOMORROW. If you missed the meeting, t-shirt forms are available on the FBLA bulletin board.

Football players that didn’t turn equipment in need to do so ASAP or you will be charged. Those with at least one thing missing are: Wyatt Kendall, Jared Aamold, Reece Groth, Jordan Sherva, Rylee Thompson, Andrew Corey, Reese Hanson, and Logan Krueger.

Wrestling and Hockey practices begin TODAY.

Students who need a ride to the hockey rink after school should ride Bus 4. Be sure to let the driver, Tim Overmoen, know he needs to stop there.

There will be an FCCLA meeting TOMORROW MORNING at 8:00 in the FACS Room to organize for the Sun Center meal.

FBLA pizzas will be here tomorrow. Please make arrangements.

Would the following students please pick up your Region Volleyball t-shirts in the office: Josh Evans, Jordan Evans, Sophie Kloster, Kendall Nelson, Hannah Edinger, and Ali Moen.

Today the 5th & 6th Grade Boys Basketball Teams host Thompson at 4:30 and 5:00.

Today at approximately 6 PM the Varsity Volleyball Team plays Hatton-Northwood in the first round of Region II Volleyball in Park River. They’re excused at 2:45. Let’s all WEAR RED, WHITE AND BLUE to show our Patriot Pride and our support for the Girls!

Today’s menu is Chicken & Biscuits, Glazed Carrots, Butterscotch Pudding, Juice.


Friday, November 3, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS Nodak Electric Cooperative is offering an all-expenses paid trip for one sophomore or junior (parents must be served by Nodak Electric Cooperative) from within its service territory to Washington DC June 9-15, 2018 to take part in the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. Students learn about electric cooperatives, American history and government meet North Dakota congressional representatives and explore the sites of Washington DC. Students compete for this opportunity by writing an essay addressing the topic: "There are approximately 20 million military veterans in the United States today. How shall fellow US citizens honor and look after these veterans, who have served and sacrificed on our behalf? Describe any special connection you may have to a veteran or active-duty member of the military." Deadline: January 31, 2018. Mail essay to Nodak Electric Cooperative, Inc., Attention: Youth Tour Essay Contest, 4000 32nd Ave. S., PO Box 13000, Grand Forks, ND 58208-3000. Polar Communications: John G Walters Scholarship: Seniors whose parents are a current Polar subscriber. Write a 300-word essay dealing with a selected topic. Amount: $1000 (5) Polar’s Leadership Scholarship for students involved in their school, serve their community and achieve leadership roles. Amount $2000. Foundation for Rural Service (national level) Amount: $2500. FRS Staurulakis Family Scholarship for seniors majoring in math, science, engineering, or medicine. Amount: $5000 (4) Telecom Management Services Scholarship: Amount $1,500 (2). Everett Kneece Return to Rural America Scholarship: Amount $7000. Roger Alan Cox Memorial Scholarship: $500 (3) Apply for all seven scholarships with the same application. Due: Feb. 15th Address: Box 270, Park River, ND 58270, (800) 284-7222 ext. 361 www.thinkpolar.com http://www.thinkpolar.com. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Seniors who are interested in being a member of the First and Farmers Bank Junior Board of Directors may pick up applications in the office. The forms must be returned to the office by next Tuesday, November 7th.

This Sunday, November 5th, Daylight Savings Time ends. That’s one more hour to do homework!

All students planning to participate in a winter sport must have an annual sports physical turned in to the office in order to play. Students are not allowed to practice until one is turned in. Students that participated in a fall sport and turned in a physical are ok to participate right away.

The Last Day to pay dues for FBLA is next Tuesday, November 7th. If you missed the meeting, t-shirt forms are available on the FBLA bulletin board.

Football players that didn’t turn equipment in need to do so ASAP or you will be charged. Those with at least one thing missing are: Wyatt Kendall, Jared Aamold, Reece Groth, Jordan Sherva, Gunnar Peterson, Rylee Thompson, Andrew Corey, Reese Hanson, Elijah Sheets, and Logan Krueger.

Wrestling and Hockey practices begin next Monday.

Students who need a ride to the hockey rink after school should ride Bus 4. Be sure to let the driver, Tim Overmoen, know he needs to stop there.

Monday at approximately 6 PM the Varsity Volleyball Team plays in the first round of Region II Volleyball in Park River. Let’s all WEAR RED on Monday to show our Patriot Pride and our support for the Girls!

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

Happy 128th Birthday, yesterday, North Dakota!


Thursday, November 2, 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS Nodak Electric Cooperative is offering an all-expenses paid trip for one sophomore or junior (parents must be served by Nodak Electric Cooperative) from within its service territory to Washington DC June 9-15, 2018 to take part in the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. Students learn about electric cooperatives, American history and government meet North Dakota congressional representatives and explore the sites of Washington DC. Students compete for this opportunity by writing an essay addressing the topic: "There are approximately 20 million military veterans in the United States today. How shall fellow US citizens honor and look after these veterans, who have served and sacrificed on our behalf? Describe any special connection you may have to a veteran or active-duty member of the military." Deadline: January 31, 2018. Mail essay to Nodak Electric Cooperative, Inc., Attention: Youth Tour Essay Contest, 4000 32nd Ave. S., PO Box 13000, Grand Forks, ND 58208-3000. Polar Communications: John G Walters Scholarship: Seniors whose parents are a current Polar subscriber. Write a 300-word essay dealing with a selected topic. Amount: $1000 (5) Polar’s Leadership Scholarship for students involved in their school, serve their community and achieve leadership roles. Amount $2000. Foundation for Rural Service (national level) Amount: $2500. FRS Staurulakis Family Scholarship for seniors majoring in math, science, engineering, or medicine. Amount: $5000 (4) Telecom Management Services Scholarship: Amount $1,500 (2). Everett Kneece Return to Rural America Scholarship: Amount $7000. Roger Alan Cox Memorial Scholarship: $500 (3) Apply for all seven scholarships with the same application. Due: Feb. 15th Address: Box 270, Park River, ND 58270, (800) 284-7222 ext. 361 www.thinkpolar.com http://www.thinkpolar.com. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.

Seniors who are interested in being a member of the First and Farmers Bank Junior Board of Directors may pick up applications in the office. The forms must be returned to the office by next Tuesday, November 7th.

This Sunday, November 5th, Daylight Savings Time ends. That’s one more hour to do homework!

Coach Bjugson is looking for 1 or 2 student managers for hockey. Duties would include filling water bottles, helping with scorebook, maintaining first aid kit, small equipment repair and more. If interested you can let Mr. Nygaard know by the end of the week.

All students planning to participate in a winter sport must have an annual sports physical turned into the office in order to play. Students are not allowed to practice until one is turned in. Students that participated in a fall sport and turned in a physical are ok to participate right away. Tonight at 7:15 is the Winter Information meetings for Hockey, wrestling, boys basketball and cheerleading. The May-Port CG Booster Club will meet immediately following the parent meeting.

The Last Day to pay dues for FBLA is next Tuesday, November 7th. If you missed yesterday’s meeting, t-shirt forms are available on the FBLA bulletin board.

Report Cards will be given to parents at PT Conferences TODAY from 4 to 7 PM.

Football players that didn’t turn equipment in last night need to do so ASAP or you will be charged. Those with at least one thing missing are: Wyatt Kendall, Sawyer Satrom, Jared Aamold, Reece Groth, Jordan Sherva, Gunnar Peterson, Rylee Thompson, Andrew Corey, Reese Hanson, Elijah Sheets, and Logan Krueger.

The Middle School Academic Olympics Team will compete in Northwood today at 4:00.

Today the cast and crew of “Gossip” will take part in Regional One Act Play Competition in Larimore. Let’s all support the Arts at May-Port CG!

Today’s menu is Chicken Nuggets, Rice, Peas & Carrots, Fudge Stripe Dessert.