Webster Area School District

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HS boys basketball meeting - in Mr. Braun's room during HR today (Monday, May 20th).

HS Girls Basketball Meeting -
will be Tuesday, May 21st in the computer lab for grades 8-11.

Cross Country Meeting -
will be on Wednesday, May 22nd during homeroom in the HS Library.

German Exchange Program Meeting - will be on Wednesday, May 22nd during homeroom in the computer lab. This is for any current freshman or sophomore interested in the 2021 exchange program.

Golf Meeting - will be Wednesday, May 22nd during HR in Mr. Braun's room.
 
The following students have books checked out and/or fines. Please finish reading your book, return by the end of the week, and pay any fines you may have promptly. Thank you.

2020: Steven Aldrich, Madisen Amdahl, Matthew Block, Georgia Duerre, Kayla Fischer, Braden Holland, Emily Kaufman, Jadynn Kuecker, Landen Kuecker, Kaden Lesnar, Chloe Lone, Shianda Mathison, Austin Moen, Zach Ninke, Abby Richie, Taylin Sigdestad, Tiann Snell, Kaelyn Somsen, Janessa Storley, Alexis Waege, Destiny Weber
2021: Averie Johnson, Randi Schuster, Louis Wiley
2022: Megan Traylor
2023: Dessa Anderson, Rylee Huwe, Kylie Olson, Ella Wattier
2024: Brent Bearman, Charlotte Grewe, Emily Hill, Kylee Marx, Alyza Rucktaeschel, Chayse Shoemaker
2025: Allie Case, Treyvon Czmowski, Sam Dickenson, Kade Hruby, Harley Johnson, Thomas Kuecker, Elizabeth Larsen, Ian Lesnar, Addy Matthews, Seth Mead, Justin Ponce, Erin Sannes, Cole Shoemaker, Abby VanderLinden, Norah Zubke
 
*Block 1 - 8:20-9:05 (Split-Band 8:20-8:40; Chorus 8:45-9:05)
*Block 2 - 9:10-9:55
*Block 3 - 10:00-10:45
(JH Band/Study Hall 10:00-10:20) and (JH Computers/Music 10:25-10:45)
(No 6th Grade PE/No 6th Grade Music)
*Block 4 - 10:50-11:35 (split 10:50-11:05; 11:05-11:20)
(4A - 7th/8th Grade 10:50-11:05) and (4B - 7th/8th Grade 11:05-11:20)

*Locker Check-Out 11:20 (with HR teacher)

MS Lunch (closed campus) - 11:35-12:00
HS Lunch OPEN campus 9-12 - 11:35 (dismissed for the year)
 
FFA members - if you plan on attending the Twins game on Sunday, July 21st, you need to pay $10 and sign up in the Ag room. The deadline for this will be Tuesday, May 21st.

FFA members attending Range and Soils Days in Redfield and fishing on the river during June 17-19th need to sign up in the Ag room by Tuesday, May 21st.
 
BBQ on a Bun, Fries, Bread, Salad Bar, and Milk for 6th - 11th grade.
 
Lifeguards Needed!!! Ages 15 may be lifeguards, apply at City Hall.
Contact Delaney Aldrich 605-590-9010 with any questions/concerns.
 
Updated School Calendar:
* SENIORS last day of school will be Friday, May 17th.
* The final day of school will be Friday, May 24th (12:00 PM dismissal)
* Tuesday and Wednesday, May 28 & 29 will be Teacher In-Service.
 
Sanford POWER Athletic Performance Program
Open to athletes entering grades 7-12
Dates: June 4th-July 25th, 2019, Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AM
Location: Webster Track/Armory
Registration fee: $100
If you need further information, please contact kyle.hubsch@sanfordhealth.org

 
Sacred Hoops and Webster Area Basketball Association (WABA) Workouts:

Grades and Dates:
Grades 1-4: June 3, 10, 17(Armory), 24 (HS Gym)
Times: Gr. 1-4 (1 hr sessions) 9:00 & 10:00 Sessions

Grades 5-12- May 28, June 3, 10, 17 (Armory), 24 & July 8(HS gym)
Times: Gr. 5-7 1:00-2:30; Gr. 8-12 2:30-4:00 (90 min. sessions)

**Times are tentative with possibility of adding slots. Grades may be individual or combined due to numbers. Final times after registration.
**All grades are incoming Fall 2019

Cost:
Grades 5-12=$85 (Full Cost) - $45 (WABA paid) = $40 individual cost for all 6 sessions
Grades 1-4=$40 (Full Cost) - $10 (WABA paid) = $30 individual cost for all 4 Sessions

*Make checks payable to WABA (discount if registered by May 15th)
*Extra forms are in elementary office with Karen or High School office with Jennifer

Questions please Contact Randy Breske 605-265-0936, Laura Kuecker 605-545-4842, or Jess Simonson 605-290-0829
 
The Watertown Police Department will be hosting its 8th annual Teen Police Academy from June 10-14, 2019. Our Teen Police Academy is an excellent opportunity for young people to learn about the roles and responsibilities of local police officers. The Academy is free of charge and open to any student age 13-18 (or entering the 8th grade). We will meet at the Watertown Police Department each afternoon from 1 to 5 pm during the week of June 10 - 14 and cover one or two topics each day. This is an extremely hands-on experience.
This year we are accepting 20 students. First preference will be given to the older students. The deadline to register is May 24th.
Register online at https://www.watertownsd.us/585/Teen-Police-Academy
 
Students in grades 3-8 interested in learning more about fishing camp this summer at NeSoDak, this is for you!

This camp is packed with science and nature experiments and activities! Insect collecting, fish printing, paper making, mammal tracking, bird watching, gardening, and much more is on the itinerary. $600 per student includes meals, lodging, supplies and activities for a week!
More Information at https://www.losd.org/nesodak-summer
 
Do you like learning about different places in the world? Are you interested in learning about the animals that live in other countries? Do you enjoy finding out about important people in foreign lands? Do you like looking at maps? Do you dream of traveling the world? If so, you may be interested in the Geography Bee. Webster 4th- 8th graders are eligible for the 2019-2020 school year. Check out the GeoBee information at https://www.nationalgeographic.org/education/student-experiences/geobee/ The Study Corner has a link for the GeoBee Challenge and a GeoBee app, which both provide practice questions. Do you have the desire, dedication and genuine interest in your world to join the GeoBee Team in Webster? More updates to come soon. Contact Mrs. Block for further information, nancy.block@k12.sd.us
 
SDSU is hosting a summer reading and writing program for students in Preschool through 12th Grade. Each program is structured towards the developmental level of the child. For more information, please see the following document.
 
Stay up-to-date on events in the Webster area via the Chamber website at WebsterSD.com plus Facebook.com/WebsterSouthDakota and Twitter.com/WebsterSD. Find current job and housing opportunities in Day County under the Opportunities tab, or visit
DayCountyJobs.com and DayCountyHousing.org.
 
 
James Block, Superintendent / HS Principal
Craig Case, Elementary / MS Principal
Lori O'Farrell, Business Manager
Amy Miller, Assistant HS Principal / Student Services Director
Tammy Block, Technology Coordinator
102 East 9th Avenue
Webster, SD 57274
Telephone (605) 345-3548
Fax (605) 345-4421
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