March 8 MS/HS Announcements

Daily Announcements MPCG

Date: Monday, March 8th

Encouraging thought of the day: 

“You can spend your life any way you want to, but you can only spend it once.” Dwight Thompson

Our Mission at MPCG is C.L.E.A.R!

Every student can and should 
Expect to be CHALLENGED every day
Expect to LEARN every day
Expect to be EMPOWERED every day, and to be the best student you can be
Expect to receive ASSISTANCE when needed
Expect to be given RESPECT and to give RESPECT in return. 

Lunch Menu:

BBQ Chicken Nuggets
Cheesy Hash Browns

Daily Activities:

It’s game day!!!

Girls Hockey @ Detroit Lakes 5:15/7:00

Boys BB v. HCV (The Betty) 6:30 leave 4:15
Cheer @ basketball game 6:30 leave 4:15
Boys Basketball game livestream: 

Region 2 Boys Basketball Games


Track practice 3:45

Daily Reminders:

FCCLA Meeting today at 2:05 in the FACS Room!

Reminder that the High School Band and Choir schedule is switched today due to the livestream concert the choir will be watching.  High School Band students should come to music first at 10:00 while High School Choir students should be in the band room by 11:00.

 Congratulations to Ilanora Peterson and Malena Twedt for making it into the 2021 UND Honor Choir. Ila was selected for the mixed choir and Malena was selected for the women's choir.  Although the actual festival was cancelled this year due to COVID, the students have been invited to participate in a virtual gathering in May.

Sign up sheets for Boys / Girls Golf, Softball, and Jr High Track are outside the office!

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Luther Memorial Home is looking for individuals to become Certified Nursing Aides and Transport Aides.  Classes start on March 29th.  See the bulletin board by Mrs. Strand’s room for more information.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: The MayPort Community Club is searching for volunteers for their drive through Easter event on Sunday, March 28. Volunteers will hand out treat bags to families (while wearing a mask and bunny ears). Shifts are 12:30-2 and 2-3:30. Anyone interested can contact Meghan Hovde for more questions or to volunteer.

National Reading Month: Don’t forget 10 minutes of silent reading at the start of every period! A door decorating contest will take place this month, decorate your homeroom door to represent a book genre, your favorite books, or just all about reading! The doors will be judged next week on March 17 during homeroom! Also.. Student Council will be coming around each week doing random BOOK CHECKS if you have your book with you, you get a candy and will be entered into a drawing to win a prize. 

On March 14th, there will be a Softball Player and Parent Meeting in the High School gym for all interested, grades 7-12.

The sign-up for Driver’s Ed is now available outside of the office.  Classes are tentatively scheduled to start the first week of June.  You must have your permit prior to classes starting to attend Driver’s Ed. The cost is $175 for any May-Port CG student entering High School, or $300 for any other eligible student, payable to May-Port CG.  Payment is due by the first day of class. See Mrs. Strand with any questions!

Prom Tickets: You may get your prom tickets for Grand March in the office. GRAND MARCH WILL BE LIVE STREAMED. You may have 2 tickets per person. IF you have a situation where you have a mixed family (step-parents) and you need more than 2 tickets, please see Mrs. Blotsky. Tickets are $3 / person.

Detention: Mr. Hanson