April 21 MS/HS Announcements

Daily Announcements MPCG

Date: Wednesday, April 21st

Encouraging thought of the day: 

“If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way”  ― Martin Luther King Jr.

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:

Cheese Slice
Cornbread Muffin
Sliced oranges

Daily Activities: 

Track practice 3:45 
JH Track no practice
Baseball practice 3:45 @ HS 
JH Baseball no practice
Softball practice 4:00 @ HS 
JH Softball no practice
Boys Golf practice 4:00 @ course
Girls Golf practice 4:00 @ course (high school only)

Daily Reminders:

This morning we will have Lynn Mickelson with us for the Deadly Crash assembly. Teachers, please see the schedule I sent out; when it is your time, please take your students out to the display by the track. Take 5 or so minutes to look at the display and then come back inside. We will dismiss students to the auditorium at 9:30. All students must be masked appropriately. Students, your job is to be respectful and listen intently. 

Weekly eligibility will run at 10:00am this morning.

HOMEWORK/TESTS etc. must be completed/taken prior to leaving for activities. If this is not possible, it is your responsibility to arrange this with your teachers. 

On Friday morning we will have a photo taken of our STATE SPEECH participants right after announcements. Please come to the office at that time!

Attention FFA Members: There is an FFA chapter meeting today in the Auditorium at 2:05, please bring your chromebooks! 

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. 

Seniors scholarship opportunity:  The Nancy Jallo Scholarship application is now available. Any senior pursuing a degree in teaching, please stop by and see Mrs. Strand for an application ASAP!! Applications are due April 27th.

Junior and Senior Boys: We have an informational poster by the office for the 2021 North Dakota Boys State - and a few pamphlets out on the table by the office. Check it out! It will be held June 13th-18th on the NDSCS campus in Wahpeton and will be open to both Junior and Senior boys this year. If you attend, it is eligible for one credit for HS Social Studies, and two participants each year receive an all-expense paid trip to attend Boys Nation in Washington, DC! See https://ndboysstate.org/ for more information!

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. 

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 Friday! Please consider donating. Thank you in advance!

Detention: Mrs. Kunkel