Working Toward a Stronger Community
One Student at a Time
All students will have equal access
to an excellent educational program
and be educated to their greatest potential.
They will meet high academic standards
through school interventions,
and family involvement.
WELCOME TO LEOLA SCHOOL DISTRICT
Congratulations Homecoming Royalty
Leola School Lowdown
LEOLA SCHOOL LOWDOWN
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
*Today’s Menu: country fried steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, bread, fruit
*Tomorrow’s Breakfast: tac-go
*Tomorrow’s Lunch: corn dogs, nacho cheese, tortilla chips, baked beans, fruit
September 15th– September 21st
Parker Gill-Olson, Jacob Kallenberger
School Spirit and Pride Apparel is for sale now through Friday, September 19th. Each student received a packet for them to gather orders from their family and friends! I have placed a link on our school webpage directly under the slide show that you can print and order from also. ** GO TITANS **
Mr. Buck will be taking his students to the Construction Awareness Days in Aberdeen on September 23rd.
Anybody in grades 7-12 who is NOT in Mr. Buck's class may also attend. Please see Mr. Buck to sign up by Friday Sept 12th if you would like to attend. See the flyer outside of Mr. Buck’s room if you would like more info! We will be back in time for practices after school!
Anybody in grades 7-12 who is interested in being on a robotics team, please see Mr. Buck.
Theme – Board Games
Dress Up Days
TODAY – Patriotic Day (Murca Day)
Thursday, September 18 – Fake an Injury Day (This is also Lifetouch picture day.)
Friday, September 19 – Spirit Day
Football game versus Potter County is Friday at 7:00 pm
Dance to Follow Homecoming Game. Cost for the dance is $3 per person. Out of town dates may be signed up in the office.
Schedule for Friday
8:20 - meet in 1st hour for attendance, then bring classes to gym.
8:30 – Pep rally – then Class Olympics games for grades 7 - 12
Following Class Olympics - float building time
Everyone will eat lunch at noon.
1:00 - Parade
Classes are dismissed by advisers following parade clean up. Buses will run or elementary parents may pick up students in classroom.
FBLA meeting Thursday during lunch. Please get your lunch and then go to Mr. Van Tilburg’s room.
Elementary: You are welcome to come and join in the pep rally on Friday morning and watch as much of the class Olympics as you choose. There will be games both inside the gym and outside in the track area.
Any sophomore or junior interested in taking the PSAT, please sign up in Miss Butler's room. The deadline is September 25, 2014.
All juniors and seniors will be attending the College and Career Planning Days at NSU on October 2. Leave time will be determined soon.
Any 9-12 grade student interested in attending the Aberdeen Scrubs Camp on October 14, please see Miss Butler for more information. To register, go to http://scrubscamps.sd.gov/camp-locator/ Deadline for registration is September 30, but spots are filling up quickly! Careers to be showcased this year include: EMT/fire rescue, medical assisting, dietetics, optometrist, SDMYLIFE, surgery, speech therapy, and radiology (XRAY).
The PSAT will be given on October 15 at 8:30am in Miss Butler's room. Any sophomores or juniors interested in taking this should sign up with Miss Butler.
The USD rep will be here on October 21. Any junior or senior interested in meeting with her, please sign up by the HS principal's office.
ACT Reminders and Updates: For those juniors and seniors taking the ACT, here are a few reminders and updates-
You are restricted to taking the test only 12 times. You can pay an extra fee on the December, April, and June tests to get your answer sheet and book back for review. SD has implemented a state tax on the ACT. Pay attention to that fee when you are registering- When registering for the ACT, take advantage of the free test scores...pick 4 schools to send those results to.
Monthly Lunch Menu
Leola School District 44-2
PO Box 350
820 Leola Ave
Leola, SD 57456
605-439-3142 (ph) / 605-439-3206 (fax)