High School Announcements

Day 75

Student Announcements
Wednesday, December 13, 2017


GLR vs Boyden Hull
9th Girls           GLR 50   Boyden-Hull  28  Congratulations
9th Boys           GLR 22   Boyden-Hull  72
Varsity Girls    GLR  41   Boyden-Hull  55
Varsity Boys    GLR  82   Boyden-Hull  51  Congratulations

GLR ALUMNI PEP BAND NIGHT: is Friday, December 15.  Please meet in the HS Band room at 5:30pm, or join us anytime after when you are able.  Music will be provided, with the possibility of some holiday songs.  If you need an instrument, please contact Mrs. Poor Bear by phone or email by the end of the school day on Friday, or she cannot guarantee to have one for you.  Come one, come all!

SENIORS:  Senior Release forms are due Friday, December 15.  If they are not in the office by the end of the day you will not receive privileges next semester.

GENIUS WEEK JOB SHADOW STUDENTS:  your driving permission sheet needs to be turned in by Friday, December 15.  

EXTRA FFA FRUIT: The time has come! Extra fruit is available until 3:15 today.
This is on a first come first serve basis, so whoever emails first.  
Fruit we have left:
Golden Delicious: 100 Count
       (25-$$10.00, 50-$20.00, 100-$40.00)
Fuji: 100 Count
       (25-$11.50, 50-$23.00, 100-$46.00)
Braeburn: 50 Count (25-$11.50, 50-$23.00)
Gala: 66 Count (22-$11.50, 44-$23.00)
Grapefruit: 12Count (12-$7.00)
Minntex Boxes
#3 (8 Grapefruit, 12 Oranges, 10 Pears) $$23.00
#5 (11 Grapefrtuit, 18 Oranges) $23.00
Popcorn  ($11.00)1
1 French Vanilla
4 – 1lb. Mozzarella block ($9.00/each)
1 lb Colby Block ($9.00)
1 – 8oz Ranch Cheese Curds ($6.00/each)
1 – 8oz Dill Cheese Curds ($6.00/each)
1 lb. Mild Cheddar Block ($9.00)
2 – 5lb. Swiss Sliced ($20.00)
2 – 5lb Colby Jack Block ($22.00)
5 lb. Cheddar Block ($22.00
Please email Ms. Bomgaars at mbomgaars@george-littlerock.org
or stop by if you would like to purchase some extras.
Goal time is to have all the fruit gone by today!

INDIVIDUAL SPEECH:  Now that large group speech is under way and the rehearsals as set, we can start working on our speeches for individual contest.  I have several mornings as well as a few open slots after school.  We can use this time to select our topics, find our pieces, and begin the memorization process.  This year’s district tournament is in Cherokee, but state is in Carroll and that means an overnight trip.  It’s never too early to get started!  See Mrs. Sandbulte if you are interested!

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY CONTRACT: The following students still need to turn in their red or pink Physical Activity Contract:
FRESHMEN: Keenan B, Mason B, Eli J, Linda L, Conner S.  
SOPHOMORES: Rylan B, Colten B, Dillon C, Jared K, Alyscia R, Kyle S
JUNIORS:  Caleb DK, Cole K, Bryant K, Lette K, Four L, Cole R, Seth S.
SENIORS: Dhlaten D, Bobbi H, Brennan K, Brentt K, Kitana L, Matt M, Jayden M, Teno O, Taylor S.
If you need a new form, stop in the office to pick one up.

 FFA MEMBERS: The following still owe their dues to Ms. Bomgaars-Now:
     Freshman-Caleb L.
     Sophomore- Johnny S.
     Junior-Caleb DK, Bryant K.
     Senior-Brennan K, Brentt K, Taylor S.

     1.  If you want to talk to a college rep that comes to GLR you need to keep an eye on
          your email and the announcements AND sign up at Ruth’s desk prior to the visit.  If
           you are failing a class you will not be allowed to visit with a rep.
     2.  Before September is out I am going to meet  1 on 1 with all of you to talk about your
           goals beyond high school so be ready!
     3.  The October ACT registration deadline is September 22. 
          You register by going to actstudent.org and following the directions.  If you need
          help, stop in my office.
     4.  Scholarships…..if you want some free $$$ for college then you have to put in the
          time.  Take the time to search databases, call your local utility companies, and keep
          an eye on your email.  I will send out any that come across my desk.
 The following colleges will be here:

ATHLETIC TRAINER: Chad Grotewold from Orthopedic Institute will have his outreach clinic at the GLR high school on Monday, Dec. 18 at 8:30 AM.  Please sign up in the office if you would like to see the trainer. 

WEATHER RELATED ANNOUNCEMENTS: The following TV and Radio Stations will carry our weather related announcements:
     TV Stations
          KELO-TV;   KTIV-TV;   KSFY-TV;   KMEG-TV;     KCAU-TV
     Radio Stations
          KIWA   105.3;     K101   101.1;     KIHK   106.9;     KNWC   96.5;     KUOO   103.9

Dec. 12     9th & V  G/B BB vs. Boyden-Hull  3:45; 4:45; 6:15; & 7:45
Dec. 14     JV-Varsity Wrestling @ Okoboji 6:15
Dec. 15     JV-V  G/B BB vs. Sioux Center (H) 3:45; 4:45; 6:15 & 7:45
Dec. 16     JV-Varsity Wrestling tournament @ Spencer 1:00 AM
Dec. 19     9th-V  G/B  BB @ Sheldon  4:45; 6:15 & 7:45
Dec. 22     End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester
                   9th-V  G/B  BB @ Okoboji   4:45; 6:15 & 7:45
Dec. 23-Jan. 3 Winter Christmas Holiday Break – NO SCHOOL
Jan.   3     Teacher Work Day
Jan.   4     Classes Resume  Begin 3rd Quarter/2nd Semester
                  JV-V Wrestling @ Rock Valley 6:00
                  Varsity G/B BB vs. Harris Lake Park (H) 6:00 & 7:30
Jan. 5-9   Genius Week
Jan.    5     JV-V   G/B   BB @ MOC-FV  4:45; 6:15 & 7:45
Jan.    6     Varsity Wresting Tournament @ West Sioux 10:00 AM

Iowa Nondiscrimination Statement – “It is the policy of George-Little Rock Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, socioeconomic status, or religion in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.7 and 216.9. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have any questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by George-Little Rock Community School District, please contact Kevin Range, Equity Coordinator, George-Little Rock Community School, 500 E. Indiana Ave., George, IA  51237; phone number 712-475-3311, email:  krange@george-littlerock.org.  Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319- 1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; website: https://icrc.iowa.gov.
To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call 1(866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact the USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 1(800)877- 8339 or 1(800)845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Declaración de no discriminación de Iowa – “Es la política de George Little Rock comunidad distrito escolar no discrimina por razón de raza, credo, color, edad, sexo, orientación sexual, identidad de género, origen nacional, discapacidad, estado civil, nivel socioeconómico o la religión en su programas, actividades o prácticas de empleo según lo requerido por la sección del código de Iowa 216.7 y 216,9. Existe un procedimiento de queja para el procesamiento de quejas de discriminación. Si usted tiene preguntas o quejas relacionadas con el cumplimiento de esta política por el distrito escolar comunidad George-Little Rock, por favor póngase en contacto con Kevin gama, Coordinador, escuela de la comunidad de George-Little Rock, 500 E. Indiana Ave., George, IA 51237; correo electrónico de 712-475-3311, número de teléfono: krange@george-littlerock.org. Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319 – 1004; teléfono número 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; página web: https://icrc.iowa.gov.
Para presentar una queja por discriminación, escriba a USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 o llame al 1 (866) 632-9992 (voz). Individuos que son sordos o tienen discapacidades del habla pueden comunicarse con el USDA a través del servicio de retransmisión Federal al 1 (800) 877 – 8339 o 1 (800)845-6136 (español). USDA es un proveedor de igualdad de oportunidades y el empleador.