April 12 MS/HS Announcements

Daily Announcements MPCG

Date: Monday, April 12

Encouraging thought of the day: 

“When life gets tough and you’re faced with defeat, remember somewhere in the world a flower is popping through some concrete.” 

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:

Chicken and Waffles 
Yogurt 
Applesauce

Daily Activities: 

Track practice 3:45
JH Track practice 3:45
Baseball practice 6am @ Arena
JH Baseball practice 6:30 @ Arena
Softball practice 4:00 @ Arena
JH Softball 4:00 @ Arena
Boys Golf practice 4:00 @ course
Girls Golf practice 4:00 @ course

Today FCCLA members are attending our STAR Project Ceremony in Fargo! We will leave at 11:00 and will return around 3:00. We will eat lunch at Doolittles and celebrate all the great things our organization has accomplished this year! 

Daily Reminders:

Congratulations to our Class of 2021 Senior Honor Students:
Highest Honors: Grace Koshney, Ava Nelson, & Nora Peterson
High Honors: Lily Moch, Teri Nelson, Addison Domier, Jack Bradner, Malena Twedt, & Hailey Berg
Honors: Sawyer Satrom & Logan Krueger
Congratulations on a job well done!

Congratulations to Emma Dockter for placing 23rd out of 114 competitors at this year's State MathCounts Competition! Fantastic job!

Congratulations to the MPCG Speech Team on a great year! They received Region B Runner-Up at the meet on Saturday. The following results are as follows:
Jacob Berg: 8th in Humorous, 6th in Humorous Duo
Maggie Palmer: 6th in Humorous Duo
Teri Nelson: 6th in EPR, 4th in Serious Duo
Jacob Mcclenahen: 4th in Humorous
Hailey Berg: 4th in Humorous, 3rd in EPR
Emily Norstebon: 4th in Humorous Duo, 7th in Dramatic
Piper Lindaas: 4th in Humorous Duo, 2nd in Serious - State Qualifying
Lily Moch: 3rd in Serious, 2nd in Poetry - State Qualifying
Ava Nelson: 4th in Serious Duo, 1st in Radio - State Qualifying
Malena Twedt: 1st in Storytelling State Qualifying, 1st in Serious Duo - State Qualifying
Lucas Peterson: 1st in Serious Duo State Qualifying, 1st in Humorous Duo - State Qualifying
Oliver Marquardt: 1st in Humorous Duo - State Qualifying

Also, congratulations to Hailey Berg, Lily Moch, Ava Nelson, Teri Nelson, and Malena Twedt for making it on the 2021 Region B All-State Speech Team!! State will be held on April 24. Good luck speakers!!!

Students using the weight deck: If you do not clean up after you are done working out (weights left out) you will lose your weight deck privileges. 

A Book & Puzzle Donation Drive is being held for the Portland Child Development Program!  Drop off new or gently used books & puzzles appropriate for infants-preschoolers! Drop off locations include the High School Office, Mayville Dollar General, Portland CDP, and the MaSU Education Offices. Donations accepted now through April 23rd. Thank you in advance!

Dual Credit paperwork is in the office for next Fall. Once you have it filled out please bring it to Mrs. Blotsky. These are due May 1. 

JUNIORS: A great community service opportunity for this summer: We are looking for volunteers for our kids event at Summerfest on June 26th from 11am-3pm at the Portland Park. Contact Amanda at 701-430-9135 for more information!  Reminder Juniors - you need to complete 10 hours of community service this summer to receive your senior privileges for August and September of next year. 

Reminder: We have an Early Dismissal this Wednesday, April 14th, at 1:45 pm

Detention: Mr. Kunkel