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---- Daily Announcements for: Monday, April 23, 2018

For PreK-12th Students:

  • Today’s Lunch Menu:  Pancakes; helper – Monica Vander Pol


  • Tomorrow’s Lunch Menu:  Pork Loin or Roast Beef; helper – Sara Backes


  • Friday’s Lunch will be Pizza Ranch pizza served by the freshmen.  You will be able to choose pepperoni, sausage, or cheese.  Cost is $3 for one slice of pizza, chips, and dessert.  Additional slices can be purchased for $1/slice.  Order forms will go home with kids today.  Please return them by the end of the day on Wednesday.  Late orders will not be accepted!  No need to send money, it will be deducted from your child’s lunch account.


  • If you do not order pizza for Friday hot lunch, plan on bringing your own lunch from home.
  • All 5th-8th band students please bring $3 each for accompanist gifts – regardless of who your accompanist is or if you do not have one.
  • K-12 Spring Concert is this Thursday.  Please wear your nicest spring dress clothes (remember to stay within dress code guidelines).
  • Trap athletes will begin shooting at five tonight.  If you are in track and golf, come when you are able.  If one more parent would be interested in scoring tonight, let Mrs. Middendorp know.  
  • Archery practice this week:
  • Tuesday, April 24 3rd-7th 7:00-8:00 8th-12th 8:00-9:00
  • Friday, April 27 3rd-7th 7:00-8:00 8th-12th 8:00-9:00

For 7-12th Students:

  • Lunch Times for today:  12:31 – Sophomores; 12:32 – Freshmen;  12:33 – 8th grade;  12:34 – 7th grade;  12:35 – Seniors; 12:36 – Juniors
  • Powerade water bottles for sale!  There are 2 different styles that can be seen in the office.  Cost is $1 for the dark blue ones and $2 for the lighter blue ones. 
  • HS track meet tomorrow starts at 11:00 in Centerville.
  • Sophomores – reminder that you need to take down the banquet decorations tonight.  Plan to be here at 9:00 p.m.
  • Play practice this week Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 7:00 p.m. on the stage.  Friday practice time TBD.  Everyone come every day!  Performance next week!
  • Golf practice this week:
    Monday – Pickstown
    Tuesday – Platte
    Wednesday – Platte
    Thursday – JH meet in Burke
    Friday – Varsity meet in Tyndall, no JH practice


For K-6th Students:

  • Garth, Josie, and Jamie:  There will be one more percussion sectional on Tuesday morning at 7:45am.  See you there!

Parents/Readers on the Web:

  • We need a couple volunteers to help serve the goodies after the K-12 Spring Concert this Thursday evening.  If you would be willing to help with this, please contact the office.
  • We invite you to attend the K-12 Spring Concert and Art Show Thursday evening beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the DCS gym.
  • Senior parents are invited to attend the Parent-Senior banquet this evening.  Devotions will begin at 7 p.m.  If you would like an opportunity to take any photos beforehand, please arrive early to do this.  Thanks!
  • Sophomore parents – reminder that we would like your help with taking down the banquet decorations this evening.  Plan to be here at 9:00 p.m.  Remember many hands make light work!
  • We are taking orders for DVD’s of the K-12 Winter Concert.  A minimum of 5 is needed to make this worth our time.  If you would like to purchase a DVD of the concert please contact Dustin Feenstra or the office by April 26
  • School cleaning is coming back!!  ALL parents of current K-12th grades will be assigned to clean an area of the school.  Dates and details to follow by email. 
  • K-2nd grades need empty 20 oz pop or water bottles and the mesh bags that oranges come in, for an art project on Friday.  If you would be able to supply any of these items please bring them to the office.  Thank you!


Today’s Absences
Maggie B


Upcoming Absences

Tuesday, April 24

                Trevor T

Friday, April 27

                Sidney M


Today’s School Excused Absences

JR High Track:  Isabella B, Allison M, Jaden P, Mary Lou S, Emma F, Sonya H, Marissa M, Cameron S, Lexie VP

Chase P

Upcoming School Excused Absences

Tuesday, April 24

                HS Track:  Isabel P, Alex M, Kristen M, Sidney M, Isabella B, Emma F, Sonya H, Allie M, Lexie VP

Wednesday, April 25

Joey B, Isabella B, Raela B, LaDean DH, Hayden H, Allison M, Jaden P, Kennedy S, Mary Lou S, Sean S, Maggie B, Kase B, Sonya H, Marissa M, Jacob M, Cassidy VH


Thursday, April 26

                Jacob M, Sean S, Hayden H

Friday, April 27

                Micah M



Upcoming Events:

4/23       GPC JH TM, at Centerville 11:00 a.m.

4/24       GPC HS TM, at Centerville 11:00 p.m.  **note change of location and time

4/25       5th-8th Platte-Geddes Instrumental Contest

4/26       K-12 Spring Concert & Art Show, 7:00 p.m.

                JV Golf at Platte

                JH Golf at Burke

4/27       Eligibility Check

                Varsity Girls Golf at Scotland, 10 a.m.

                Varsity Boys Golf at Tyndall, 10 a.m.

4/28       Platte-Geddes Invite, at Platte 10 a.m.

                Avon Archery Shoot, 1:00 p.m.

4/30       Wagner JH TM, 3:00 p.m.

                Awards Night at DCS – combined AC/DC athletics at 7:00 p.m. with DC academics to follow

5/01       LMVC HS TM, at Scotland 2:00 p.m.

                JH Golf at Springfield

                JV Golf at Tyndall

5/03       Last day of preschool

                Preschool graduation, 11:00 a.m.

                C-S JH TM, at Corsica 1:00 p.m.

                Drama Performance, 8:00 p.m.

5/04       3D State Archery, Yankton

                Howard Wood TM

                Varsity Girls Golf at Burke, 10 a.m.

                Varsity Boys Golf at Platte, 10 a.m.

5/05       3D State Archery, Yankton

                Howard Wood TM

                AC/DC JH/HS TM, at LA 9:00 a.m.

                Drama, 8:00 p.m.

5/07       Varsity Golf at Mitchell, 10 a.m. *rescheduled date

5/08       Scrip Orders

                Ft. Randall Invitational JH/HS TM, at Avon 1:00 p.m.

5/11       8th Grade Recognition Chapel, 10:08 a.m.

                Eligibility Check

                Parkston HS TM, at Mt. Vernon 2:00 p.m.

                Varsity Girls Golf at Springfield, 10 a.m.

                Varsity Boys Golf at Tyndall, 10 a.m.

5/14       School Board Meeting, 7:30 p.m.

5/16       End of fourth nine weeks and second semester

5/16       Last day of school

                Noon dismissal

5/17       Teacher In-service

                Region TM, at Scotland 10:00 a.m.

5/18       Teacher In-service

                Graduation, 6:00 p.m.

                Pre Region Golf at Mitchell, 10 a.m.

5/22       Region 6B Golf at Mitchell, 10 a.m.

5/25       State TM at Rapid City

5/26       State TM at Rapid City

6/4          State Golf at Watertown

6/5          State Golf at Watertown

6/11       School Board Meeting, 7:30 p.m.

6/12       Scrip Orders

6/29       Booster Club Golf Tournament