New news for today......
Wednesday, Nov. 9th
Just a reminder that any students needing to buy a daily parking pass MUST do so the day before. No daily passes will be available unless purchased in advance. The lot is full. Any vehicles parked on the lot without a pass risk being fined, having a wheel lock placed on the car, or being towed at the owner's expense.
Today students completed the Interest Profiler in MCIS to help choose a potential area of interest that may want to be explored on the upcoming Career Exploration Day on November 16th during Advisory. STUDENTS HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO REGISTER FOR A SESSION IF THEY WISH TO ATTEND ONE!
Spots are limited, so sign-up soon.
These sessions are not required and all students who choose not to attend a session will have a study hall/check & connect in their advisory on November 16th.
Past but Pertinent......
Attention Hmong Club members: our next meeting is this Thursday, from 2:45 to 4:45
at the High School in room 335, Mr. Cole's room. See you there!
Would you like to have a copy of your performance at the Big Sing, or what about re-living all the funny moments of the Fall Musical "The Addams Family"? You can place an order online and have the DVD mailed directly to your house.
Click here for the order form
or go to
and click on "Store".
Join us Thursday at 2:45 for the November FFA Meeting & Ag Olympics! Food and refreshments will also be included. We'll have fun competitions to see who will bring home the GOLD! Bring a friend!
The next Music Boosters meeting will be this Thursday, November 10th, at 7:30 in Room 641 at the high school. All 9th through 12th grade music students and their parents are welcome to come and learn about fundraising opportunities and other upcoming events. Please join us!
On average in the U.S., during the next hour 1,800 people are going to need blood. Have you signed up to give blood on November 23rd? If not sign up in your first hour or see Miss Brett in room 371. 16 year old permission slips can be picked up in the front office and dropped off in the Activities Office.
Seniors: There is a new scholarship opportunity available. Vivint Smart Home is offering one scholarship, nation-wide. The details of the scholarship can be found at
. Print information is also available at Mrs. Ward's office in Student Services.
Attention Juniors and Seniors interested in Health Care: there are still seats available in our Intro to Health Care class this quarter. Please see your
today if you are interested.
College and Career Center Scoop.....
College visits coming up are:
Please see Student Services to sign up for any college visits in November.
10th @ Marines lunch visit
1:30 St Olaf
14th Bemidji (rescheduled from 11/3)
15th Winona State 8:15
Airforce lunch visit (rescheduled from 11/2)
Media Center Closing at 3:30
17th @ 9:15 Peace Corps
1st @ 9:00 SMSU
10:00 Vermillion Community College
6th Navy lunch visit
7th Airforce lunch visit
8th Marine lunch visit
13th National Guard during lunches
15th Media Center Closing at 3:30
Tutoring will only be offered to students enrolled in classes at the high school (we have some 9th graders and ALC students).
Here is the schedule:
2:40:-4:30 Math/Spanish and French
2:40-4:30 Social Studies/ Math and Chemistry
2:40-4:30 Math/Bio/general sciences
We will also offer tutoring
Thursday mornings from
7:00-7:55. These sessions must be set up in advance.
Domino's is hiring for inside staff.
Flexible hours, $10.00 per hour.
Must be 15 or older
We accommodate school and activities.
School comes first!
Apply in person at Domino's in downtown Forest Lake
Rally around the Rangers
We'd like to thank our players, coaches, and families for their continued support.
Please join us for the 2016 Forest Lake High School Football Banquet on
Monday, November 21st at Hosanna Lutheran Church.
Please click the link below for complete details and instructions for registering online. Please register by
We hope to see all of our 9th-12th grade players in attendance for an opportunity to show our thanks and appreciation for your dedication and hard work this season.
If you have any questions regarding the banquet; please email Kay Payne (
Boys Swim & Dive:
The Boys Forest Lake Swim & Dive Team pre-season meeting is scheduled for
Tuesday, 11/15, at 6pm
. It will be held at Southwest Junior High, in Room 124 (Choir Room). The meeting is for parents and athletes who are interested in joining the swim team year as well as for returning athletes. If you are considering joining the team this year, come and learn more.
Soccer: Attention Girls Soccer Players: the banquet will be held on November 10th at Vanelli's in Forest Lake, please respond to your email invite as soon as possible to insure an accurate count.
Particularly for Parents
Did you know that every year, 10% of people buy a new mattress? Do you or someone you know need a new mattress? The music department and girls hockey team will be selling mattresses on Sunday, November 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m at Stella's on 97. Come check out these new, brand name mattresses for up to 50% off. Every purchase benefits the music department and hockey team.
School calendar change coming 2017
A calendar shift has been approved by the school board for the 2017-2018 school year. In 2017, the first day of school will be
August 21st and the last day of school in the spring of 2018 will be May 23rd, two weeks earlier than usual. This one-year calendar adjustment will allow extra time in the summer to complete construction projects at many of the district's buildings without disrupting student learning.
The school year calendar returns to normal in 2018-2019, with the first day of school scheduled after labor day and the last day scheduled for early June.
The approved district calendar for 2017-2018 can be found
and 2018-2019 calendar can be found
on the district website.
We appreciate your patience and understanding as we work to upgrade learning spaces around the district.
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