Friday, October 23rd, 2020


Countdown: 
October Word of the MonthQuote 

RESPONSIBLE

"Don't blame your behavior on someone else. You are 100% responsible no matter how bad you are feeling or what's happening in your life."  -Bohdi Sanders



MENU

BreakfastLunch
Monday (19th)Chocolate Muffin, Fruit Cup, Cheese StickHam & Turkey Deli Sub, Broccoli & Cheese, Mustard, Baby Carrots, Ranch Dressing, Pears
  Tuesday (20th)French Toast Sticks, Syrup, Fruit CupHot Dog, Bun, Ketchup, Mustard, Crinkle Cut FF, Applesauce
Wednesday (21st)Sausage, Egg & Cheese Biscuit, Fruit CupGeneral Tso Chicken, Brown Rice, Romaine Lettuce, Vegetables for Salad, Assorted Dressing, Pineapple Chunks, Cookie
Thursday (22nd)Cinnamon Rolls, Yogurt, Cheese StickBeef & Bean Burrito, Refried Beans w/ Cheese, Tortilla Chips, Baby Carrots, Ranch Dressing, Pineapple Chunks
Friday (23rd)Cereal, Cheese Stick, Fruit CupBeef Stew, Roll, Margarine, Romaine Lettuce, Vegetables for Salad, Assorted Dressing, Grapes, Cookie
** WG=whole grain, FF=fat-free, WW=whole wheat
ANNOUNCEMENTS

ALL STUDENTS-
-In person Parent-Teacher Conferences for Friday, October 23rd have been cancelled. Please feel free to email/contact your students' teachers if you have any questions/concerns.

-Since we will be distance learning during the previously scheduled Red Ribbon Week activities, we will be moving and modifying the schedule. Here is the new plan:
    Tuesday, November 17th - Outsmart & Outplay Drugs: Nerds vs Jocks Day
    Wednesday, November 18th - Cowboy Up Against Drugs: Wild West Wednesday
    Thursday, November 19th - Follow Your Dreams, Don't Do Drugs - Pajama Day
    Friday, November 20th - Team Up Against Drugs - Red and Black Day

-Due to current COVID concerns, the Senior Beta sponsored Blood Drive has been rescheduled for Friday, December 4th from 12:30pm - 5:30pm in the old gym.



HIGH SCHOOL- 

-FAFSA applications for 2021-2022 are open for seniors. Mrs. Wakefield encourages you to have your FAFSA application complete by the end of November.        

-Attention Seniors: If you are planning on attending college, you should start applying as soon as possible. Some colleges offer scholarships through the college or university on a first come, first serve basis. If you have any questions about applying, please see Mrs. Wakefield.

-If you are in need of personal care items (shampoo, body wash, tooth brush, toothpaste, deodorant, etc.) please see Mrs. Lanham in Room 223.


ELEMENTARY      

                                                                
 
CLASS AND CLUB MEETINGS
10/19  Robotics
10/23         Art Club







ATHLETICS

HS VOLLEYBALL: 
Oct. 26th - 29th Districts at Ellington


HS BASEBALL:  



JR. HIGH BASKETBALL:
Oct. 26th - 30th JH B & G BB BRL Tourney at Bunker


HS BASKETBALL: 

JR. HIGH BASEBALL: 


ELEMENTARY BASKETBALL:


JR. HIGH VOLLEYBALL:


NURSE'S NOTES

 
COUNSELOR'S INFO
ACT Test Dates: 
 ACT Test Date   Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline
September 12th
September 13th
September 19th

August 31st   

No Late Fee
October 10th
October 17th
October 24th
October 25th
 
September 17th
 
September 18th - 25th
 December 12th    November 6th November 7th - 20th 
The Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Scholarship was passed out Oct. 14th. Completed applications will be accepted online until February 1, 2021 @ 11pm MST.

The Belcher Scholarship was passed out October 6th. The due date for this scholarship will be announced once students receive their ACT scores.

On Monday, September 28th, the Elks and Coca Cola scholarships were handed out during study hall.

Due Dates
Elks Scholarship - November 15, 2020 @ 11:59 Pacific Time
Coca Cola Scholarship - October 31, 2020

When you turn these scholarships in online, let Mrs. Wakefield know. If you have any questions about the scholarships, please see Mrs. Wakefield.

High School Calendar

District Calendar





IMPORTANT DATES 

October
  • 6 - ACT for Seniors
  • 8 - ASVAB for Juniors
  • 9 - Elementary Krispy Kreme Field Trip to Elephant Rocks
  • 9 - JR/SR Beta & FBLA Induction 6PM
  • 16 - Early Dismissal at 12:25 - Staff Inservice
  • 16 - End of 1st Quarter
  • 21 - Missouri Day
  • 21 - Pumpkin Carving (PAT & Gr. PK-6), 5:00 - 6:30PM - CANCELLED
  • 23 - Early Dismissal at 12:25 - Parent/Teacher Conferences - CANCELLED
  • 23 - FAFSA Frenzy Night 3:30 - 5:30PM
  • 30 - Early Dismissal at 12:25 - Classroom Halloween Parties (Students and Teachers Only)

CURRENT FUNDRAISERS

BEARCAT ACCOMPLISHMENTS


SPORTS ACCOMPLISHMENTS
  • Mallory Polk has been identified by the AVCA as an elite rising high school senior that will be recognized on the 2020 Under Armour All-American Watch List, which will be released on August 31st.  In November, the AVCA will announce 72 athletes as the 2020 Under Armour All-Americans.  The 24 first team selections will be notified and invited to participate in the Under Armour All-American Match.  Mallory has also received an invitation to participate in the Phenom College Prep Program.
  • Reese Gray has been identified by the AVCA as an elite rising high school volleyball student-athlete.  She will be recognized on the 2020 AVCA Phenom List that will be released on August 31st.
  • Bearcat Volleyball Team won 1st place in the Red Division Silver Bracket of the Dig For Life SEMO Tournament.
  • Mallory Polk reached 1,000 kills at the Dig For Life SEMO Tournament.

CLASS OF 2021- SENIOR ACCOLADES
Congratulations to the following Seniors: 
Hallie Sieve has been accepted to SEMO, Mineral Area College, and Jefferson College.