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Daily Announcements will be posted here once daily. Any last minute schedule changes will be posted on the Home Page on the right side of the page. If you would like to have the Daily Announcements emailed to you daily, please contact Angelia Bosworth at the school.

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Sept. 20, 2017

Wednesday     Sept 20            Sport Pictures for Football and Cheerleaders
Wednesday     Sept 20            Jostens Ring Orders Due
Thursday         Sept 21            Volleyball @ Canton 5pm
Thursday         Sept. 21           JH Volleyball @ Plankinton vs Wager 5pm
Thursday         Sept 21            Developmental Screenings all children ages 3 to 5
Friday              Sept 22            Juniors Magazine Meeting during 5A and 5B
Friday              Sept 22            Menno Days (9-12 Marching Band to compete)
Friday              Sept 22            Chili Cook Off 5-6:30pm tailgate at football game Mt. Vernon
Friday              Sept 22            Football @ Mt. Vernon vs Winner
Saturday          Sept 23            XC @ Platte
Saturday          Sept 23            Volleyball Tournament @ Sanford Pentagon
Saturday          Sept 23            JH Volleyball Tournament vs James Valley Christian
Sunday            Sept 24            Senior Class to Minneapolis to tour Federal Reserve

Chili Cook Off Tailgate this Friday:  September 22 prior to Titans game vs Winner.  5pm – 6:45pm.  No charge to enter the contest.  Each contestant will be asked to make 3 gallons of chili.  Prizes awarded. Contact Eric Denning @ 770-2854 for registration.  Contestants must be signed up by Wednesday, Sept. 20.  
Free Will donation will get you a soup cup, crackers and a spoon so sample the chili. 

JUNIORS:   Friday, Sept 22:  Juniors Magazine Meeting during 5A and 5B

ROBOTICS MEETING:  Thursday, Sept. 21 5A JR High and 5B High School – Mr Mac’s Room.

TITAN GEAR:  Taking two orders before Christmas!  Any questions, email or call 942-7743 (school) 770-7452 (cell).

  • Just a heads up, Items A12-13 and L8-9 are t-shirt material hoodies! 
  • Make sure to mark on your order form if these are to be a present so they are not sent home with your student!
  • Over 50 items to choose from!
  • Order form (last page) so that there is a choice of either the MVP (M)  or the T (T) logo on embroidery items.  When ordering a stitched item, in your size slot, place an M for the MVP Logo or a T if you want that logo.  All items are shown with the MVP (M) Logo on them right now that are stitched, but the shorts and sweats are also affected by this choice.   Stadium Seats are not included in this.

ACT Test - The next ACT test date is October 28th, 2017.  Juniors and seniors interested in taking it need to register, online, at by September 22nd

Jostens Class Ring Order:  Don’t forget to bring your order form and down payment on Wednesday, September 20th.  Order your class ring, class tag, class locket or class bracelet. 

Student Council: Monday, September 25 meeting!  If you plan to go to Region, you must attend this meeting.  JH 5A will be in Mr Bergeson's room.  SR High will be 5B in Mr Bohr's room. 

Choir schedule for this week:
High School Choir Schedule
Wednesday: All State Auditions
Thursday: Chamber Choir
Friday: All Choir

Junior High
Wednesday: Choir
Thursday: Band
Friday: Choir if Miss Erpelding is back otherwise study hall if she is not back from Menno.

High School Band Members:  Friday leaving at 7:30 in the morning.  Give Miss Erpelding your $5 by Wednesday for lunch.  If you want, you are welcome to bring money that day for concessions.  Bring Black socks, shorts, and a black shirt.

Wednesday Band Practice – Load the bus at 7:50.  Leave at 8am for Mt. Vernon for practice. 
Practice 8:15 – 10:15 and arrive back around10:30.  Students please get your homework for Periods 1-3.

Wednesday, September 27:  Local Oral Interp Competition
Friday, September 29:  Ping Pong Pictures
Friday, October 6:  Dismissal at Noon for Teacher In-Service
Saturday, October 7 – Sioux Falls Festival of Bands
Wednesday, October 11:  Region Student Council Mitchell 8am - Noon
Thursday, November 30 – JR/HS Christmas Concert 7:30pm
Friday, December 1:  Elementary Christmas Concert 7pm

Baker Pumpkin Patch:  Located 3 miles west of Mt. Vernon on Hwy 16. 
Patch is on the south side of the road.
Sept. 23:  3pm - dark
Sept. 30:  3pm – dark
Oct. 1:  1-6pm
Oct. 7:  3pm – dark
Oct. 8:  1pm – 6pm
Oct 14:  3pm – dark
Oct. 21: 3pm – dark

  • Paint pumpkins
  • Petting zoo
  • Reclamation Ranch Oct. 7, 14 and 21 to do horse rides. 
  • Pictures will be taken by Jodi Johnson – Sept. 23  appt call 999-2974
  • Family Pictures schedule your appt with Courtney Graves 999-2963
  • Any question on the Pumpkin Patch please call 999-7310. 

St. John's Church:   JH and High School Religion class will start Sept. 27th.

Thursday, Sept 21 - Pancakes
Friday, Sept 22 – Cereal/cinn toast

Wednesday, Sept 20 – Chicken Nuggets, ww bread, mac & cheese, banana
Wednesday – celebrating September Birthday’s - Happy Birthday!!
Thursday, Sept 21 – Stromboli, corn, applesauce
Friday, Sept 22 –***changed***  Chicken Patty, ww bun, rice, mandarin oranges, choc chip bar

“I’ve got nothing to do today but SMILE.” – Paul Simon