STANTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL BULLETIN SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
REMINDER SCHOOL PICTURES ARE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st
Junior Class Magazine Sales
The Junior Class Annual Magazine Fundraiser is underway. All members of the junior class are selling magazine subscriptions and renewals. We appreciate your continued support of this fundraiser and the proceeds will assist the juniors in planning the 2017 Jr/Sr Prom. Please contact the school at 829-2162 if you are interested in purchasing a subscription and are not contacted by a junior class student.
“IT HAPPENS NOW” is the 2017 yearbook theme. The staff is already hard at work on this year’s book. The 2017 yearbook will go on sale beginning September 23rd for $50. This will be the lowest price available to buy a yearbook. The cost will go up after September 29th. Contact a yearbook staffer to order and pay for your book.
You may also purchase your yearbook online with a credit card. To order online, go to www.stantonschools.com and click on the link that you see pictured above. That will take you to shopjostens.com where you can purchase your book. This link will go into effect starting September 23rd.
You can personalize your yearbook as follows:
Icons (up to 4) for $3.50 each
One line of personalization for $5.50
Regardless of which method you use to order, the book will have lots of happenings that the staff will work very hard on so don’t miss out on a great book based on what “HAPPENS NOW” at Stanton High School.
Homework Helper will once again be offered at the Stanton Library after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Tuesday, August 30th. This program is offered to any student in grade Kindergarten - Fifth Grade. Mrs. Penny McDaniel is available in the library from 3:15 PM to 4:30 PM on these days to help students with any of their homework needs. Please feel free to contact Mrs. McDaniel with any questions at 712-370-0099.
Homecoming preparations are underway for the 2016 school year. This year the parade theme is “Reality TV/Game Shows” and the dance theme is "Neon"
The Queen and King Candidates are
Ally Focht , Brandy Morrison, Abby Volquartsen, Rylee Walter, Drei Hampel, Connor Hultman, Chris Jones, and Charlie Truka.
The Class representatives are:
Juniors: Baylee Gibbs and Tanner Anderson
Sophomores: Shelby Brockshus and Brett Silva
Freshmen: Stormy Strough and Sam Lindgren
The Flower Girl is Cooper Stephens and the Crown Bearer is Rhys King.
The Homecoming Pep Rally and Coronation will be held on September 22nd at 7:00 PM. The parade is September 23rd at 1:30 PM and the game against the Murray Mustangs starts that evening at 7:00 PM.
The football and volleyball teams are selling Casey’s cards as a fundraiser. The school will have the cards available for $20.00 if interested. Great values on pizza, subs, gas, etc.
Football Game at Fremont-Mills
Remember that seating for the Non District game at Fremont-Mills tonight is on the east side for both teams. There will be no bleachers on the west side.
A big "Thank You" to all those of you who supported the annual athletic fund fundraiser by purchasing a Casey's discount card. The school does have a few cards left over if athletes did not contact you. Please stop by the high school office. The varsity defeated East Mills 28-6 on their season opener in a very physical and hard hitting game. The team is preparing this week for a very experienced and
athletic Fremont-Mills team this coming Friday as the travel to Tabor. Go Vikes!
The Stanton Viqueens opened their 2016 season as they traveled to Riverside on Tuesday, August 23rd, for a triangular with Riverside and Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln. The Viqueens came out with a strong finish in a two game sweep of Riverside with scores of 25-16 and 25-10. The Viqueens then faced the team from Abraham Lincoln and were defeated in a three-set thriller with scores of 22-25, 25-23 and 13-15. Great job as you begin your season Viqueens!
The Varsity squad will be in action at the Clarinda Tournament on Saturday, September 3rd. The tournament schedule will be on the Stanton School website as soon as it is available.
The Viqueens will begin conference play next Tuesday, September 6th as they travel to Council Bluffs to take on Heartland Christian. (**Games will be held at Boys/Girls Club in Council Bluffs**.) Junior high action will begin at 5:30 PM and junior varsity and varsity matches will follow. On Thursday, September 8th, the squad will host their first home game of the season when the Rebels of South Page come to Stanton. Game time is 5:30 PM for the junior varsity with varsity to follow!
Junior High Volleyball
The Stanton junior high volleyball team has been hard at work in practice this past week and a half. The team of 11 young ladies is looking forward to their first match on Thursday, September 1st, when they host Hamburg. The team will travel with the high school team to Council Bluffs on Tuesday, September 6th, to take on Heartland Christian. On Thursday, September 8th, the team will host South Page/Clarinda Lutheran. Game time will be 3:30 PM. See you there!
After School Bible Club!
We are so excited for this new year of After School Bible Club which starts September 7th! We will have fun games, crafts, snacks and Bible stories. Bible Club will start at 1:20 PM and end at 3:00 PM. We can offer to give rides to the Stanton Daycare Center. Please be sure to mention if you would like that. Register by calling 712-829-2543.
Fun, Food, Friends, come "Hang Out" with your friends after home football games (except homecoming). Grades 7-12 are welcome to come to Mamrelund church basement until 11:00 PM. Anyone wishing to help support this activity through a monetary donation or donate food please contact Susan or Marta. Thanks so much in advance for helping give our "kids" a safe place to "Hang Out" after Friday Night Home Games!
Stanton PTSO Meeting
The Stanton PTSO will hold its first meeting of the school year on Tuesday, September 13th, at 5:30 PM in the high school library. We will be electing Junior class board members that evening and anyone is welcome to attend! Please send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be included in our email list.
The Stanton Public Library would like to thank everyone who attended the ice cream social. Because of you it was a big success and many children’s books can be purchased. THANK YOU!!
Friday, 2nd 7:00-High School Football at Fremont-Mills
Saturday, 3rd 8:30-Clarinda Volleyball Tournament
Monday, 5th No School, Labor Day
Band Marches at Essex
Tuesday, 6th 5:30-Junior High Volleyball w/Heartland Christian, There
Following the JH-High School Volleyball w/Heartland Christian, There
Wednesday, 7th 1:05/1:15-Early Dismissal
Thursday, 8th 3:30-Junior High Volleyball w/South Page/Clarinda Lutheran, Here
5:30-High School Volleyball w/South Page, Here
Friday, 9th 5:00-PTSO Cattlemen Meal
7:00-High School Football w/Lamoni, Here
Saturday, 10th 8:30-Shenandoah Volleyball Tournament
BREAKFAST MENUS SEPTEMBER 5-9
Pancakes & Sausage
on a Stick
Sausage, Egg, & Cheese
on a Biscuit
LUNCH MENUS SEPTEMBER 5-9
Ham & Potato Casserole
Broccoli & Cheese
Chocolate Chip Bar
Stanton Booster Club Membership Drive
The 2016-2017 school year is upon us and it is once again time for our Stanton Booster Club Membership Drive. The Stanton Booster Club provides support to the 7th-12th athletic programs at Stanton Community Schools each year by assisting in the purchase of athletic equipment, uniforms and awards for the athletes. On behalf of the Stanton Booster Club Board we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the Booster Club Members for their past support and welcome any new members that would like to join! Without your support over the years so many things would not have been possible. A few things the Booster Club has recently done: Purchased JH Girls Track Uniforms, Ad in School Yearbook, Photo Buttons for Athletes and Cheerleaders, Parent’s Night Flowers and Photos, Provided Athletes with Shirts for Various Achievements, Donation to After Prom, Purchased Awards for Athletes at the Annual Athletic Banquet, and Donated Money toward the purchase of the New Baseball/Softball Scoreboard. A donation in lieu of set membership amount would be welcome as well! We ask that all memberships be turned in or mailed no later than September 10, 2016. Once the order is placed we will not be ordering any extra items listed for the Booster Club Membership Drive! There will be no exceptions!
Elite Level: $500.00- Sports Pass Champion Level: $250.00- ¼ Zip Jacket Purple Level: $150.00- Insulated “Yeti Style” Tumbler
Silver Level: $75.00- T-Shirt White Level: $20.00
Please detach and fill out the information below in its entirety and mail back to Mary Royal, Stanton Booster Club
Treasurer, P.O. Box 43, Stanton, IA 51573 or give to any board member listed below. Please return no later than September 10, 2016. THANK YOU AGAIN FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
2016-2017 Booster Club Board Members: Marla & Mickey Anderson, Dori & Greg Hampel, Danis & Bret Hultman, Susan & Doug Isaacson, Mary & Wes Royal, Dawn & Tom Weis, Mindy & Jake Wookey
Elite Level: $500.00 Sports Pass _____ Champion Level: $250 Jacket-Unisex Size _______
Purple Level: $150.00 Insulated “Yeti Style” Tumbler ______ Silver Level: $75.00 T-Shirt- Unisex Size _________
White Level: $20.00 _______ Any Donation: $_________