Thursday, March 30, 2017
Cancelled Viking/Viqueen Relays 4:30
State Geography Bee:
Kegan Sunberg will be attending the state geography bee on Friday, March 31 at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls. Good Luck Kegan!!!
Reminder to all 9-12 parents to bring a pan of baked goods to sell at the concession stand for March Mayhem.
Notes from Guidance Office!
Please make sure to be checking the scholarship bulletin online and in the office for upcoming scholarships that may be due soon!
Mr. Grebin’s 5th Hour business class has started a business. They are selling March Mayhem t-shirts in Youth and Adult sizes. They are for only $12.00 per shirt. There is a limited quantity, so buy yours now. If you have any questions you may visit our Facebook page at March Mayhem T-shirts, the school website or come see one of the students in the 5th hour business class: Kylee Johnson, Chris Herbert, Easton Blunt, Nina Patel, Kelsey Walter, Carlee Culbertson, Madalyn Johnson, Kami Tibben, and/or Haylie Huddle.
The Athletic Banquet will be held on April 21, 2017. It will be held at the Viking Center this year. The meal being served is a pork chop, baked potato, corn, roll, dessert and a drink. The cost of the meal will be $8.00. The meals for the coaches and athletes will be provided to them at no cost. Please sign up in the high school office by April 7th if you plan on attending. Coaches and the athletes still need to sign up in the office so we have a good head count of how much food we need to get. See you there!
Viking Center Softball Pitching Clinic 2017:
The Viking Center in Stanton will be hosting a Softball Pitching Clinic to be held on Sunday afternoons beginning April 23rd. Pitching expert Denny Stanton will give his advice, teaching all of the fundamentals to become the best softball pitcher you can be! This clinic is open to girls currently in 3rd-12th grades (this includes girls outside of Stanton). We will meet for three Sunday sessions: 4/23, 4/30 and 5/7. Participants that are in grades 3rd-7th will have their clinic session from 2:00pm-3:30pm, and grades 8th-12th will be from 3:30pm-5:00pm each of the three Sundays. Cost of the program is $10 for Viking Center members and $20 for non-members.
Registration forms can be found at the Viking Center, the Stanton Community Schools, or on the Viking Center website: www.stantonvikingcenter.com. Registration forms should be turned in by Friday April 21st. Forms can be turned into the Viking Center or mailed to: Viking Center, PO Box 42, Stanton IA 51573. If there are any questions, please contact Justin Miller with the Viking Center at: 712-829-2900 or email: email@example.com.
Viking Center’s Lil’ Vikes Soccer Program 2017:
The Viking Center would like to introduce “Lil’ Vikes Soccer”, a brand new program for boys and girls in PreK-2nd grades. The Lil’ Vikes Soccer Program will be held on four different Saturday mornings at Danny Anderson Field (Little League Field) from 9:30am-10:30am. Saturdays that the program will take place are: April 8th, April 22nd, April 29th and May 6th (we will not meet April 15th during Easter weekend). Participants will get the opportunity to learn the basic fundamentals of the game such as dribbling, shooting, passing, and goaltending, to name a few. Cost of the program is $10 for Viking Center members and $25 for non-members of the Viking Center.
Registration forms need to be turned in no later than Friday April 7th, and can be returned to the Viking Center or the Stanton Elementary office. Forms can be found at the Viking Center, Stanton Elementary office and on our website: www.stantonvikingcenter.com.
This is a new program for the Viking Center and volunteers are needed!! If you are interested in helping out with this program please contact the Viking Center. Any questions can be directed to the Viking Center at: 712-829-2900 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. In the event of inclement weather on the days that the program meets, it will be moved to the Viking Center.
Viking Center Lower Level Closed Friday April 7th, 5:00pm – Monday April 10th, 5:00am:
Due to the re-waxing of the floors, we will be closing the entire lower level of the Viking Center from 5:00pm on Friday April 7th and will re-open at 5:00am on Monday April 10th. There will be no usage of the wellness center, gymnasium or Viking Room during this time. The upper level will remain open during this time, which will include the Stanton Public Library and walking track. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Summer Job Opening!
REC Stanton site has job opening for summer job! Contact Stanton Office at 888-220-4869.