STMA High School Daily Announcements
Friday, March 24, 2017
Job Opportunities - Looking for a summer job? There are several new employment opportunities posted on the jobs board in the Guidance Office Hallway. The Waterfront Restoration Company is looking for watercraft inspectors as well as scuba divers for lake weed control. The Fed Ex location in Rogers is currently hiring part-time package handlers.
College Rep Visit - An Admissions representative from Minnesota State University – Moorhead will be in the Guidance Office during SNAP on Tuesday, March 28th.
FCA - FCA will not meet Monday as originally planned. We will instead meet Monday April 3rd at 7PM at Mr. Greeno’s house. See Dewey or Greeno for directions. Also, if you would like to sign up for a shift packing food with “Passion for People” in Rogers next Saturday please see Mr. Dewey for a flier.
ALIV - The ALIV Group will be meeting next Tuesday the 28th at 7:45AM in the career center.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Scholarship News - Boy Scout Troop 547 is sponsoring a $500 Scholarship for a graduating high school Senior. Anyone who has ever been a part of Boy Scout Troop 547 and is a current high school Senior may apply for it, see the guidance office for the application. Also, a reminder that the local scholarship deadline is quickly approaching. Many scholarship applications are due starting Monday, the 27th, with the general application closing on Friday at 3pm. There is a lot of money up for grabs, don’t miss out, get your apps in!!
League of Legends - League of Legends club cancelled today.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Stallions - The Stallions basketball team will be competing in the state tournament this weekend at St. Thomas University! Our high school athletes compete on Friday at 5:20pm, Saturday 9:50am and Sunday 8:55am and 10:45am. Come on out to cheer on the Stallions! And wish them luck when you see them this week!
Speech - The Speech Team had their Conference tournament at Princeton last night. Quite a few Speechers took home Conference awards: In Drama, STMA placed 2nd and 3rd. In Duo Interpretation, STMA placed 1st. In Extemporaneous Speaking, STMA placed 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. In Humorous, STMA placed 3rd and 5th. In Informative, STMA placed 3rd. In Original Oratory, STMA placed 5th. The team overall placed 3rd in Conference. Way to go, Speech Team! Our Section tournament will be at Wayzata on Friday.
Musical - If you are interested in finding out next year’s musical we will be announcing the show Friday morning in the PAC at 8:15 AM. If you have any questions please talk with Mr. Mann.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Black Hills Trip - Black Hills summer trip meeting after school on Thursday in Mr. Kuhn’s room (1456).
Community Education News
Driver’s Education - High School students who are interested in classroom Driver Education should pick up the summer session flyer in the office. Eligible students must be 15 years old or older by December 31, 2017.
Word of the Day – ‘nightmare’ – a noun meaning: 1. an evil spirit formerly thought to oppress people during sleep 2. a frightening dream that usually awakens the sleeper 3. something (such as an experience, situation, or object) having the monstrous character of a nightmare or producing a feeling of anxiety or terror.
Quote of the Week – “Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.”
~ Malala Yousafzai
Activities: Please check the Mississippi 8 website for a listing of current activities.
The mission of District 885 is to provide a safe educational environment where students are encouraged to develop lifelong learning skills which nurture positive attitudes and self-worth. This will be accomplished when all graduates function as: Self-directed learners, Purposeful Thinkers, Effective Communicators, and Responsible Citizens.