USD Dental Hygiene will be offering free screenings at the elementary school on February 27 & 28. If you are interested in having the screening for your child, please fill out the permission slip found on the school website or contact the elementary school to have a form sent home.
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The I-W honey is gone for the year. You will have to wait until our next harvest in the fall to get some. Thank you for purchasing our honey.
FCCLA is looking for donations to make hygiene kits.
Donations can be dropped off at the school from February 12th-March 8th.
Body wash/Bar soap
On Jan 31, SGT Ryan Dannen brought MREs to Mrs. Metheny's nutrition class. Students got to sample different MREs. Most kids were surprised they actually like the food.
January 19 & 20th, 7th Grader Brecklyn Sherman was a member of the South Dakota Junior High Mixed Honor Choir. This choir is open to only 7th-9th Graders. She was selected to be part of this group after sending in an auditioned recording. There were over 500 auditions submitted this year. 100 students were chosen for the mixed choir and 75 were chosen for the women's honor choir. The choirs performed six selections, performing classical, multicultural, gospel, and Broadway. This event was held in Sioux Falls. The students started rehearsing Friday afternoon and had a concert at 2:00 on Saturday at Jescke Fine Arts Center at the University of Sioux Falls. The mixed choir director was Blake Richter, a middle school choir director from Missouri. His choirs have performed at Missouri Music Educators Association Conferences multiple times. He was named one of Missouri's 32 Regional Teachers of the year and was named a semifinalist for the GRAMMY Music Educators Award.