Congratulations to the Bulldog Boys' Track & Field Team for their 2nd place finish at the State Track & Field Meet. Place winners on the boys' team are: Bennett Schwenn is the champion in Triple Jump and Long Jump, and he placed 4th in the 100m Dash, 1600m Sprint Medley placed 1st (Dustin Gertsema, Sawyer Gauer, Kaden Krause, Nick Batchelor) Nick Batchelor placed 4th in the 3200m Run, 3rd in the 1600m Run and 3rd in the 800m Run, Karson Weber placed 3rd in Pole Vault, Ryker Trevett placed 2nd in the Shot Put.
Reminder: There is a School Board election tomorrow, Tuesday, June 8th. The election takes place at the Milbank City Office Building from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.. This is the only polling location.
The items in the attached image are items that were left at the middle school by students. If any of this appears to belong to you or your family please stop at the school to claim or call to arrange a pick up.
Bulldog Track & Field: Due to the weather in Sisseton tomorrow, the start time for the Region 1A Track & Field Meet has been changed to 10:00 AM for Field Events and 10:30 AM for running events.
High School Athletes: Registration is now open for Bulldog Power. Registration is on the Unity Health and Fitness website, but the training will take place at Milbank High School. The program is intended for Milbank Athletes that will be in grades 9-12 in the 2021-2022 school year. There are two boys' sessions (Session 1- 6 AM-7 AM, Session 2- 7 AM-8 AM) and two girls' sessions (Session 1- 8 AM-9 AM, Session 2 9 AM-10 AM). Coach Nicole Berg will design and run Bulldog Power to increase strength and explosiveness. Bulldog Power is Monday- Thursday and will begin June 1st and run through July 29th. Go to https://unity.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t2.wcs -- Youth Fitness -- Bulldog Power.
There will again be free lunches and breakfasts this summer. We will serve lunch from 11:15-1:00 in the elementary lunch room. All who eat lunch will also receive a sack breakfast at that time. All children 18 and under are eligible. Lunch menus will be displayed on the school website as well as school facebook pages. Please complete this survey if you feel you will be participating in the summer lunch program so that we can best prepare for the number of students planning to eat. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Z6PZZNH
Reminder, there is a high school registration meeting tonight at 6:00 PM in the theater for 8th grade students and their families.
Bulldog Track & Field: Today we host the Valley Queen Cheese Invite. Field events begin at 1:00, and the running events start at 2:00.
Reminder: school is dismissed today at 1:00 pm for all students.
On Sunday, May 9th, the Milbank High School Seniors will be participating in the annual Baccalaureate services. It will be held in the MHS theater beginning at 6pm. Each graduate will be issued 4 tickets for attendance. If you are interested in a ticket, contact the MHS office at 432-5546 and we will put you on a list for unused tickets. Happy Mothers Day to all of our mothers!
May 3-7 is Teacher Appreciation Week across South Dakota. Be sure to recognize the extraordinary efforts they have made this year to keep providing our students and your children with a high quality education despite all the unknowns and challenges thrown their way this year! Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!
Reminder: There will be a 1:00 p.m. dismissal on May 4th for all students.
Bulldog Track & Field: JH track on Monday, April 26th, is postponed to Thursday, April 29th.
Bulldog Track & Field: High School Track at Tea on Tuesday, April 20th, is canceled.
Bulldog Girls Golf at Hamlin for Thursday, April 15th has been canceled.
Bulldog Track & Field: JH track on Thursday, April 15th, is canceled. High School Track on Friday, April 16th, is canceled.
The Middle School will be doing our Smarter Balanced state testing this Tuesday and Wednesday, and then again next Wednesday and Thursday. We will be doing English Language Arts this week and Math next week. Our 8th graders also will be completing the Science test that is required for just 5th, 8th, and 11th graders.
On Tuesday and Wednesday, April 13th and 14th, our Juniors will be taking the State mandated Smarter Balance tests. The following week, April 21st and 22nd, the Juniors will continue and finish the testing. We ask our students to please avoid being gone on those days. The students will be following a different schedule those days but start time-8:15- and end time-3:15 remain the same. It is possible on the 14th and 22nd students could be released a bit early. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mr. Snaza or Mrs. Rieger at 432-5546.
The Bulldog Boys' Tennis match vs. Pipestone today (4/6) is postponed.
School is two hours late today. 3.15.21