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Daily Announcements for: Friday, November 16, 2018

For PreK-12th Students:

  • Belated birthday wishes to Kennedy Sejnoha – her birthday was yesterday!!  Happy birthday to Mrs. Feenstra!  Early birthday wishes to Mrs. Tegethoff – her birthday is Sunday!
  • Today’s Lunch Menu:  Chicken Pot Pie, helper – Brandi DeLange
  • Next Monday’s Lunch Menu:  Hamburgers and Fries, helper – Lonnie Timmermans
  • Be sure to watch KSFY News on Monday, November 19, at 6:00 PM.  Our very own Alex Maas will be featured as the "Scholar of the Week"!

For 7-12th Students:

  • Lunch Times for today:  12:31 p.m. – sophomores; 12:32 p.m. – freshmen;  12:33 p.m. – junior high;  12:34 p.m. –seniors; 12:35 p.m. – juniors
  • Flag Duty this week:  Dillon, Kristen, Peter, Jamie
  • Flag Duty next week:  Alex, Sidney, Tony, Danica.
  • Yearbook – the following people have pages due this week: Raela, Isabel, Karleah, Sidney, Kristen, Tori
  • 8th grade you will have art today.
  • No cheer practice today.
  • Platte area junior high youth group:
  • Nov 21 No Youth Group. Happy Thanksgiving!
  • JH GBB Schedule for the week:
  • Friday practice at LA

For K-6th Students:

  • Platte area junior high youth group:
  • Nov 21 No Youth Group. Happy Thanksgiving!

Parents/Readers on the Web:

  • Grandparents and supporters day is Wednesday, Nov. 21.  We welcome grandparents and supporters to visit the classrooms beginning at 10:00 a.m.  Join us for chapel in the gym at 11:00 a.m.  This will be followed by a luncheon consisting of delicious homemade soups and cookies.
  • Student council is in need of volunteers to bring soup and cookies for the Thanksgiving Luncheon on Nov. 21st. Please try and have donations to the school by the 20th.  Items needed: 
  • 11 gallon of chicken noodle soup
  • 4 gallons of chili
  • Thanks-scrip-ing Day is Tuesday, November 20, take advantage of some great bonuses that day.
  • A few bags of JollyTime Popcorn for sale – first come, first serve.  $5.00 per bag.  Remaining flavors are double cheddar, classic caramel, cheddar cheese, 50/50 (white cheddar and caramel).
  • A select group of freshmen and sophomores from DCS are holding a winter drive and bringing the gatherings to Center of Hope located in Sioux Falls.  We would greatly appreciate it if you would donate your gently used winter apparel, such as coats, snow pants, hats, gloves, scarves, and boots.  Please refrain from bringing items with holes, stains, and broken zippers.  Thank you!

Today’s Absences

Sidney M

Mackenzie M

Gabe B

Dillon DH – leaving after lunch


Upcoming Events:

11/16     State VB

11/17     State VB

11/19     3rd and 4th go to Symphony

11/20     HS Music Festival at Gregory

                JH GBB at Ethan, 5:15 p.m.

11/21     Grandparents and Supporters Day, classroom visitation begins at 10 a.m.

                Early dismissal

                Thanksgiving Soup Luncheon

                Eligibility Check

11/22     No School


11/23     No School

11/26     JH WR at Winner 5:00 p.m.

                JH GBB vs Bon Homme, at Tyndall 4:30 p.m.

11/27     JH GBB vs West Boyd, at LA 5:15 p.m.

11/29     Build Dakota/Technical Institute Road Show, 8:20 – 9:00 a.m.

11/30     JH WR at O’Neil 5:00 p.m.

12/1       Varsity WR at Kimball 10:00 a.m.

12/3       JH WR at Parkston 6:00 p.m.

                JH GBB at Marty Indian School, 6:00 p.m.

12/4       JH GBB at Gregory, 5:00 p.m.

12/6       K-12 Christmas Concert

12/7       JH WR at Gregory 5:00 p.m.


                Eligibility Check

12/8       Varsity WR at Gregory 9:00 a.m.

                BB DH vs Platte-Geddes, at DC 4:00 p.m.

                Pep Band Plays

                JH GBB Avon Tourney, at Avon 9:00 a.m.

12/10     School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

12/11     BB DH at Ethan, 4:00 p.m.

12/13     K-6th grade hearing screenings, 12:30 p.m.

12/14     JH GBB vs MCS, at DC 5:15 p.m.

12/15     Varsity WR at Plankinton 9:0 a.m.

                BB DH vs Scotland, at LA 2:00 p.m.

12/17     JH GBB vs Corsica-Stickney, at DC 5:15 p.m.

12/20     BB DH vs Gayville-Volin, at LA 5:15 p.m.

                JH GBB vs Corsica-Stickney, at DC 5:15 p.m.

12/21     11:45 a.m. dismissal

                Eligibility Check

                End of 2nd Quarter

                End of 1st Semester

12/22     Christmas Vacation begins

                Varsity WR at Salem 9:00 a.m.

12/28     BB DH at Gregory, 4:00 p.m.