Friday, February 5, 2016

Onliners: John, Chris, Johanna, Teahna turn in form ASAP!

Order your Valentine a 'healthier-than-normal' Valentine from this year's health-conscious Art Club members! Yes, we actually took the nut-healthy plunge and are preparing cute, nutritious, Valentines with your health in mind. Stop by our Valentine booth, outside both the High School and the Junior High art rooms and try something different this year for Valentine's Day. We're selling this week only, February 1st-5th. Thank you!

• FUN IN THE SUN FRIDAY…Obstacle Course in the gym at 2:30.
• Gator BBB Supper on Friday, February 5th from 5:00-7:00. The menu is Loaded Baked Potato, cookie and beverage for $5.00. Sponsored by Skippy Finn’s, Border State Bank, 13 Sisters, Heggedal Farms, Graff Construction and Rob & Tami Davy Family.
• BBB vs Northern Freeze. The 7/8 will play in MR at 5:00/6:00. The 9/JV/V will play in GB at 5:00/6:00/V. (Pep Band; BBB has 50/50; Little Dribblers at ½ JV; supper from 5:00-7:00)
• Snow Blast Dance, 8:30-12:30 (doors close at 9:30). $8.00 admission gets you free pizza and pop. Games in Mr. Christian’s room. It’s casual dress.
• NO wrestling practice
• 9-12 GBB practice in Badger
• 7/8 GBB practice in GB

• GBB at Bagley. The JV/V will play at 12:00/V. The bus will leave Badger at 8:45, GB at 9:00 and MR at 9:30.

• INCOMPLETE grades are due.
• Math League at Bemidji, 3:30. The bus will leave GB at 12:15 (excuse at 12:05).
• GBB vs SAC. The 7/8 will play in MR at 5:00/6:00. The JV/V will play in GB at 6:00/V. (PARENTS NIGHT; Pep Band; GMR TARGET has 50/50).
• 4th-6th BBB practice, 6:30-8:00 in Badger.
• Wrestling practice in GB
• 9-12 BBB practice in GB
• 7/8 BBB practice in Badger
• Cheering practice in GB

• BBB vs Roseau. The 7/8 play in Badger at 5:00/6:00. The 9/JV/V play in GB at 5:00/6:00/V. (PARENTS NIGHT; BBB has 50/50).
• Knowledge Bowl practice.
• 4th-5th GBB practice, 6:00-7:00 and 6th GBB practice, 7:00-8:00 in Middle River.

ATTENTION SENIORS…Please have your senior photo for the senior composite to Thoele’s by February 19th. You can email it to them at thoelephoto@hotmail.com or upload to the “2016 GMR Composite” dropbox folder.

Juniors and seniors can order their prom glasses now in the office. They are $5.00 each…please bring exact amount. Orders are due February 12th.

Anyone still interested in signing up for the Gator Clay Buster Trap League still can. You can pick up the required paper work in the office of your school and get it returned by the EARLIEST DATE listed in the information. If you have questions please call, Shelly Kern or Tara Kern.

There will be a 6th grade class trip parent meeting on Monday, February 15th at 7pm in the GB site library.

Gator Clay Buster clothing order forms are available in the office. Order forms are due February 19th.

Ethan, Ely, Teahna, Emily, Johanna, Rachel, Robin: On February 17th, you will leave the GB building at 8:25 and Middle River at 8:45 for the Career Expo at NCTC in TRF.

“Incomplete” grades are due Monday, February 8th. See Cheryl if you would like a new report card after your “I” is made up.

FCA-Fellowship of Christian Athletes (Anybody’s) meets at 8:00 am each Wednesday morning in the High School Gathering Room. Everyone welcome to join us for great treats and fellowship to start off your Wednesday!

SNOWBLAST 2016…February 1st – 5th
FUN IN THE SUN FRIDAY…Obstacle Course in the gym at 2:30

Juniors: the Minnesota Association of Townships is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity with an essay contest. GMR has had at least two recent winners. Contact Mrs. Lieberg if you are interested.

Junior Girls: Anyone interested in Girls State? This experience lets you get a in-depth look at how government works in our state and nation. This event is held in June, and the Middle River Legion Auxiliary sponsors a student each year. If interested, contact Mrs. Lieberg.

Scholarships listed on Mrs. Lieberg’s website:
Middle River American Legion Auxiliary
Dr. Larry Kruger Memorial Scholarship
Middle River Co-op Oil Association/Five-Star Propane
Eunice Hoff Memorial Scholarship
Gaarde Family Scholarship
Middle River Women of Today Scholarship
Jayme Munter Memorial Scholarship
Jake & Teri Blumer Olson Memorial Scholarship
Stanley and Phyllis Evans Memorial Scholarship
D. Ardelle Umpleby Kyle Memorial Scholarship
Perennial Rye Grass Growers Scholarship through Norform Seeds, Inc.
Peter Duncan Memorial Scholarship
Middle River Community Club Scholarship
Middle River Sportsmen's Club Scholarship
Richard Smith Memorial Scholarship
Minnesota Career & Technical Education Grant
GMREA Scholarship
Brady Hasson Memorial Scholarship