Wrestling Parents Night will be at 5:45 at tomorrow's Tri-Angular, Start time is 5:00. Don't forget to reserve your State Wrestling Tickets, forms will be available at the gate tomorrow or stop in the office. See you there!
The State Wrestling tournament will be held on February 23&24 in Sioux Falls. If you would like advanced tickets, pick up a form in the office. Reserved seats are $45 for the tournament. Order forms and tickets need to be returned to the office no later than January 19.
Boys Basketball BEC Tournament is slated for this weekend: January 4th-6th. Thursday we are heading to Salem to play Parker @ 6:00 pm. We play in Salem on Friday and Parker on Saturday.
After school activities are cancelled for today, 12/21. There will be no games or practices. Students are urged to drive safely home after school!
Tonight's Basketball doubleheader v. Tea Area has been postponed. We will work with them to find another make up date to play the games.
Thursday Nights Basketball Doubleheader vs Tea will go as follows: 4:00: Boys “C” game Old Gym 4:00: Girls “JV” game New Gym 5:15: Girls “C” game Old Gym 5:15: Boys “JV” game New Gym 6:30: Girls Varsity 8:15: Boys Varsity
The Garretson Christmas order is in. Please stop by the office to grab your items or you can arrange a special pick up through Mrs. Buchholz.
The Christmas Apparel/Merchandise order is here! Please stop by the office to pick up or arrange other options with Mrs. Buchholz
Back from repair! Be sure to check out the Garretson Event Channel! Christmas Lights from 2003, Student of the Month, and Basketball tonight
Schedule for tomorrow night! 4:00 7th GBB: Old Gym 5:00 8th GBB: Old Gym 4:00 JV GBB: New Gym 5:15 JV BBB: New Gym 6:30 Varsity GBB: New Gym 8:00 Varsity BBB: New Gym
Basketball vs Tri-Valley on Friday will go as follows: 4:00 pm: Boys "C" (MS gym) Girls "JV" (HS gym) 5:15 pm: Boys "JV" (HS gym) Girls "C" (MS gym) 6:30 pm: Girls Varsity 8:30 pm: Boys Varsity
Reminder: For Any PreK-5th Graders Interested in Youth Wrestling, There is Practice and a Parent Meeting is Tonight at 6:00! Parents meet in the Commons.
The JH/JV Wrestling in Flandreau has been Cancelled due to the forecasted Weather!
The Youth Wrestling Parents Meeting and Practice has been changed from Dec. 12 to THIS TUESDAY, Dec. 5 at 6:00. Thank You!
The Winter Sports Apparel order is in! You can pick up your order drom Mrs Buchholz, she can send it with your child, just let her know.
There is a slight change in the December Calendar that was sent out with the Newsletter. The monthly School Board and PTO Meetings are on Monday Dec. 11 starting at 5:45, NOT Dec. 18. Attached is an updated calendar. Thanks! http://5il.co/2dnp
Garretson Apparel Christmas Store is now open! It will close December 3rd. https://garretsonchristmas.itemorder.com/sale?read_message=true
If you get a phone call from Little Rock, Arkansas. There is a good chance it is from the Garretson School! Thanks!
Cars 3 showing for PTO Movie night tonight at 6:30!
The PTO would like to thank you for the support of our recent fundraiser. We are looking forward to making improvements to our playground. We would also like to invite everyone to attend our free movie night on Friday, November 17 at 7:00. We'll be showing Cars 3. Please join us on Monday, December 11 for our next meeting at 6:45 in the school commons.
Check out the Winter Apparel Store. It will close on Monday, November 13th! https://bluedragonswinter17.itemorder.com/sale?read_message=true
Android users! The athletics tab issue has been fixed. Check it out, and email Matt.firstname.lastname@example.org if you still have issues!
Android users (Samsung phones). There will be an update sent out to your phones that will fix the Schoo app. This will be done by early next week. Sorry for the inconvenience!
If you go under the Community Tab on the website. You can find the link to the PTO Fundraiser.
There will be a Flu Shot Clinic on Nov.2 from 2-8pm in the Library. Check in will be in the main entrance. Most Insurances will be accepted with a $0 Copay. $25 Cash Pay Rate
There will be a tailgate supper at the ballpark in Canistota before Friday's football game. They begin serving at 5:30. Proceeds go to Canistota's post prom group.
Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow, the Blue Dragon Booster Club tailgate before the football game has been cancelled. Game time remains 7:00, with gates opening at 6:00.
The JH football game in Chester has been postponed due to the prediction of thunderstorms this afternoon. The game will be played tomorrow at 4:00 in Chester.
Today's Cross Country meet in Hartford has been Cancelled. We will now be going to the Sioux Valley Meet tomorrow (9/26). Start time is 4:30, Bus time is 2:30.
The Darrel Horacek Invitational Cross Country meet @ West Central for this afternoon has been cancelled due to course conditions.
Varsity Football tonight vs. Baltic! Kickoff at 7:00; Gates open at 6:00. Hope to see everyone there!
There is an issue with the Student/Parent Portal. This isn't affecting everyone, but many cannot access. We are working on this issue, and appreciate your patience!
PTO Meeting! Monday, October 9 at 6:45 PM In the commons; Childcare is available.
Where's the worksheet? Mrs. Mueller's class prepares video lab reports! https://superintendentgjohnson.net
FYI! Pep Rally has now been moved from Main Street to the West Gym at the school, immeditely following the parade.
GHS / GMS to offer heart screening 9/18/17 through Screening America. Please check out the news story and forms on our website: http://www.garretson.k12.sd.us/article/24011?org=
Just a reminder for all of the 8-12 Marching band students. We have Band Practice tomorrow morning at 7:15 am. Please be on time.
Let's keep our kids safe! Parents, please remember that the parent drop off location is on the West side of the school (by the gym entrance). The East parking lot is reserved for bus drop off only from 8:00 - 8:30 and 3:00 - 3:30.
There will be a meeting for all 5th Grade Volleyball players tomorrow (Aug.28) at 5:45 in the commons.
Football game in Parker postponed to 7:30 Monday. JH & JV games. JH starts at 4:00
Picture Day is this Wednesday! (8/30) Extra Picture Packets are Available in the Main Office
All Staff Inservice on Tuesday Aug. 22 & Wednesday Aug. 23.
PK-12 Grade Open House is tomorrow, Tuesday August 22 from 5:00 - 7:00! See you there!
Great to see all of the teachers back in one spot! Especially for Technology Training! Welcome back!
Middle School Orientation tonight starting at 6:30! iPads can be picked up then! Also, don't miss Open House on Tuesday, August 22nd!
Elementary class lists are out! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/78450/17-18_Elem_Class_Lists.pdf
Garretson Channel is up and running! Alliance Channel 230. Check it out!
The Garretson School District is hiring! See our employment page for details - we are looking for a fourth grade teacher, special education assistants and both sub and regular bus drivers. Please share to help us get the word out! https://www.garretson.k12.sd.us/employment-opportunities--91
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