Daily Announcements MPCG

Date: September 8, 2022

Throwback Thursday

On this day in 1930 American inventor Richard Gurley Drew invented Scotch tape!

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:

Corn Bread
Salad Bar

Daily Activities:   

It’s Game Day! Volleyball takes on Park River tonight at home! Jr High games start at 4:30 at PBJ, with C, JV and Varsity playing at the High School starting at 4:45. Good luck, Patriots!

Varsity Football practice 4:00 @ HS
JH Football Practice 4:00 @ HS
Cross Country practice 6am @ HS
Girls Golf after school
V Cheer practice 4:00 @ Portland
JH Cheer practice 4:00 @ Portland

Daily Reminders:

Congratulations to all of our 2022 Homecoming Honor Escorts and Royalty:

Freshmen Honor Escorts:  Cross Kitchen and Emily Sanders
Sophomore Honor Escorts:  Josh Kvernen and Parker Strand
Junior Honor Escorts:  Bryce Moch and Danica Hanson
King Candidates (4 because of a tie): Andrew Aarsvold, Ethan Bergstrom, Landon Koenig, and Oliver Marquardt
Queen Candidates: Kate Bradner, Brooklyn Groth, and Maci Moellenkamp

Coronation will take place in the auditorium on Monday at 2:30pm. Students involved should plan for formal attire on Monday, and Patriot Gear for halftime of the Homecoming Football game introduction. 

Today is International Literacy Day! As of 2020, there are still 771 million adults aged 15 and above who lack basic literacy skills, two-thirds of them women. The United Nations’ slogan for this year is Transforming Literacy Learning Spaces.  Make every space a learning space today and every day!

Reminder- phones should be placed in the phone caddy during EACH class period. Thank you!

Jazz Band will meet today during Patriot Pride Time. Middle school students should get a pass from Mr. Marquardt today. 

FCA will have its fall kickoff meeting this Sunday, August 11 at 4:00 pm.  FCA is open to any 7-12th graders who are involved in any type of extra-curricular activity at MPCG/FS.  Please meet at the MPCG high school at 4:00 where we will play dodge ball until almost 5.  At 5 we will go to Riverside Church for a devotional on leadership, followed by supper at 6 at the church.  Come and check out what FCA is all about.  If you have any questions contact Coach Dockter at 701-212-8288.

Please go through the library checkout process to take out books. You must either write your information on the clipboard on the library circulation desk or have Mrs. Paschke enter your information into the computer. Thank you.

What do Cole Kritzberger, Taylor swift, and Tim Mcgraw all have in common? They are all a part of FFA. FFA is an organization where you learn skills like farm management, crop adjusting, and taking care of wildlife. You get life experience and make lots of friends! The good times never end when you're in FFA! So join today!

FCCLA MEMBERSHIP BLITZ is happening this week.  Paid memberships get a treat in their locker.  Join this project based organization and be  INCREDIBLE!!!!

There will be a Close Up meeting for any Sophomores or Juniors that are interested in attending the trip in the Spring of 2024. The meeting will take place on September 15th at 7 PM in the auditorium. If you have any questions, talk to Mr. Kunkel. 

Anyone interested in helping with volleyball stats please contact Mrs. Hanson.

The 6th Grade Grandparents Day celebration is this Friday, September 9!  Please leave the second row of parking open outside of the high school so that our grandparents can park closer to the building.  Thanks for your support and help with this celebration.  

Detention is with Mrs. Capouch in her classroom.