We got great new today! (Finally) We are finally approved to be a nationally ACT testing center! This means we are scheduled to take the ACT on December 12th. The bad news is that registration deadline in November 20th (Tomorrow). Juniors and seniors please check your school email for the testing center code and instructions. Please email Cara.Muckridge@k12.sd.us if you have questions.
Mrs. Price's first-grade class takes part in the Facebook live reading of Porter the Hoarder on Thursday, Nov. 12 at the Newell School Library. All first-grade students received a copy of the new release courtesy of the South Dakota Statewide Family Engagement Center.
📚Our book fair will be set up during conferences November 17th & 19th, but our virtual book fair is open starting Nov 12th! Shopping Link: https://h3836.myubam.com/1901614 Books ship right to your home! Order anytime!
Updated November Special School Board Meeting Agenda: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/1008758/November2020specialmeeting.pdf
November special school board meeting agenda. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/1006717/Nov_2020_Special.pdf
Below is a link to a parent survey regarding the proposal for an after-school program. Parents can view the survey out online or in paper form at the Parent-Teacher conference November 17th and 19th. https://forms.gle/jCWkkXgnFTkm8PcNA
Our staff has done a great job this school year dealing with adversity and change. Please nominate your favorite teacher at the link below and give them a gift of appreciation! https://www.sdppc.org/teacher-holiday/
The staff took a little break from learning at inservice today to do some turkey bowling!
November 2020 school board agenda https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/994166/November_2020_agenda.pdf
First grade held an election...favorite Doreen Cronin book. They registered, voted, and tallied the results... After a tie breaker the winner is...thump quack moo...we thought this would be fun to post on the website...
Custodial / Maintenance position open. Looking for Afternoon to Evening shift. Job duties entail cleaning classrooms and bathrooms, Running a buffer and scrubber, helping with snow removal, Vacuuming , shampooing carpets, cleaning after sporting events Wage Depending on experience. Contact Jeremiah Weeldreyer Jeremiah.Weeldreyer@k12.sd.us 605-206-0335
CONGRATULATIONS Lady Irrigator volleyball team on their region win over Bison. They will now travel to Faith on Tuesday November 3rd for a 6:00 match. GOOD LUCK
The Irrigator High School volleyball team will start their Region 8B tourney on Monday, November 2. They will face Bison in Newell starting at 6:00. Come out and support the girls.
This is the new page for all things financial aid and scholarships. This page will be updated as I get information throughout the year. https://www.newell.k12.sd.us/page/2020-scholarship-opportunities
There will be no JV Volleyball triangular at Rapid City Christian on Thursday night, October 29th. No make up date will be set.
Newell School District is looking for a paraprofessional. Please fill out the application listed below is you are interested. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/211114/Employment_application.pdf
Both boys and girls teams had strong showings at the state meet today. They braved the elements to bring home some hardware. The girls team finished 5th overall. The Boys finished 4th overall. State medalist include Lexa Burtzlaff 8th, Garrett Winkler 7th and Ryan Hohenberger 22nd. Way to go Gators!
MASKS will be required for all fans and parents attending the HS volleyball game in Timber Lake. Thanks
Lunch menu for November. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/977038/November_Lunch_menu.pdf
Special school board meeting agenda for Tuesday October 27th: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/976602/October_2020_special_school_board_meeting.pdf