Thursday, April 25, 2019




    Attention 6th-8th grade students: There will be a BHHS youth basketball camp from May 21-23rd. The cost is $50 and you would attend from 8:00-10:30. There are extra forms at the office if needed. They must be filled out and accompanied with a check by May 10th in order to receive a camp shirt.


    Do you remember making a Poppy Poster? Why not draw one again?  You can express your patriotism, show off your art skills, and win one of several cash prizes!!  The American Legion Auxiliary rewards artists in separate categories through grade 12.  We would love to see what you can do to support our military and veterans.  Get poster paper and contest rules from Mrs. Kraft or Mrs. Symens. Deadline is tomorrow. (Friday, April 26th)


    Next Wednesday, May 1st, come to your 8th period classes prepared to DEAR. (Drop Everything And Read)


    There will be a Parent “Swim Team” meeting on Weds., May 8th, @ 6:30 in the Presbyterian Church basement. Coach Paulson.


    If there continues to be issues with gum in the lunchroom there will be no gum allowed in school. You are NOT allowed to sell any items in school unless you selling for a school approved fundraiser. If you have questions please see Mrs. James.


    Mr. Hrabik will be supervising the weight room on Mondays-Wednesdays-Fridays from 3:30-4:45 for all athletes. Any other times you must have an adult supervisor (cannot be a current BHHS student) with you if you are going to be in the gyms or weight rooms.


    2018-19 Yearbooks are on sale Dec. 14 – April 22. Cost is $35.00. ($40 personalized) Make checks payable to Britton-Hecla School.  Can also order online:  www.brittonk12.sd.us  click on the yearbook link – “Remember Forever”. 


    The Physical Therapists will be here Monday’s and Thursday’s to see student athletes. Please call or email the office if you need an appointment.




    Thurs. April 25: JH Track @ Milbank beginning @ 3:30. You are ex. @ 12:50 and leaving @ 1:00. Coach emailed a list.


    Fri. April 26: HS Track @ Sisseton beginning @ 1:00. You are ex. @ 11:05 and leaving @ 11:15.


    Mon. April 29: JH Track (H) beginning @ 3:30. Track students will be dismissed @ 2:15.


    Tues. April 30: HS Track @ Milbank beginning @ 1:00. You are ex. @ 10:20 and leaving @ 10:30.


    Thurs. May 2: JH Golf @ Sisseton beginning @ 10:30. Leave time is TBA.


    Fri. May 3: Howard Wood Relays @ Sioux Falls. Athletes going to this meet will be gone all day.

                      HS NEC Golf @ Hamlin beginning @ 10:00. You are leaving @ 7:00.


    Mon. May 6: HS Golf @ Clark beginning @ 10:00. You are leaving @ 8:00.


    Weds. May 8: Awards program @ 2:00.


    Mon. May 13: HS Pre-Region Golf @ Watertown beginning @ 9:30. You are leaving @ 6:30.


    Tues. May 14: There will be an “Athletic Reception” beginning @ 7:00 in the Amacher. All are welcome!


    Mon. May 20: HS Golf Regions @ Watertown. Time is TBA.

                          JH Golf (H) beginning @ 9:00.




    Earth Day Celebration held April 27th at Pickerel Lake State Park from 7:30-3:00.


    Paddling in the Park to be held at Roy Lake State Park Saturday May 18th. Paddling 101 from 10:00-noon and a guided Kayak tour from 1:00-4:00.


    Ty MacConnell, a former student, who now works for an advertising agency in Sioux Falls, is working on a campaign with the South Dakota Highway Safety Department about safe driving.  Students can take a quiz at the link below for a change to win $10,000. Students must be 14 to enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win. To enter the giveaway, students can visit LessonLearnedSD.com<https://www.lessonlearnedsd.com/student/#journey> to take a short quiz for the chance to win $10,000 for themselves and $10,000 for a school-sponsored club or activity. They will also find videos, student stories and other safe driving tips. The entry for the giveaway closes April 30.


    Blessed Minds is looking for a student who would be interested in some part time, as needed summer hours. Please contact Carrie Krier at 448-5010 for details.


    The Fishback Summer Scholars Program at SDSU invites motivated high school students to campus for a week-long series of college and career preparatory activities. The 2019 program is scheduled for July 8-12 in Brookings. Program registration is an all-inclusive $275 per student, and the deadline to register for the program is June 1.  Participants who enroll at SDSU will receive a $275 Summer Scholar Incentive to apply towards their first semester tuition. Students can find more information about the program and register to participate at https://www.sdstate.edu/scholarscamp.




    29-Monday: Tatertot hotdish, bun, vegetable, fruit & milk.

    30-Tuesday: Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, vegetable, fruit & milk.


    25-Thursday: Turkey, mashed potatoes, bun, vegetable, fruit & milk.

    26-Friday: Pizza, vegetable, fruit & milk.

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