GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS   

*The Alma After Prom Party will be held following Alma’s Prom on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 12:00 a.m. to 5:20 a.m.  This year the participants will got to Riverboat Lanes in Wabasha for 2 hours to bowl and have pizza, and then will return to the school for the remainder of the time for volleyball, basketball, board games and movies.  Prizes for all attendees will be held at the end of the night. Any student in grades 9-12 are welcome to attend. Students attending must complete an After Prom Permission Slip that are available in the high school office.  All permission slips must be returned by Thursday, April 16th to the high school office. Sign ups for the volle yball and 3 on 3 basketball tournaments are available on the bulletin board across for the high school computer lab.

*The Junior Class of Alma High School presents “Prom Under the Sea 2019” on Saturday, April 27 from 8:00 pm to midnight.  Grand March begins at 8:30 pm. Admission: Singles $7, Couples $10, and Spectators $1.

*SUMMER EMPLOYMENT: The Garden Pub in Pepin is looking for ice cream servers, dishwashers, and food runners. Applications are available online at gardenpubpepin.com.   Send the completed application to Dan or Joanne at the Garden Pub or contact Joanne at 715-442-2315.

*SUMMER EMPLOYMENT: Reidts Motel - Housekeeping -Stop in and talk to Tammy Reidt or call 685-2513.

*SUMMER EMPLOYMENT: Suncrest Garden Pizza Farms - Dishwasher, Runners, Prep cooks, pizza makers and other positions available.  More information is available at: https://suncrestgardensfarm.com/ or call (608) 863-2899.

*SUMMER EMPLOYMENT: Wabasha County Highway Dept.  Must be 18yrs of age. Primary duty is mowing. $11-$15/hour

*CHAMPS (Connecting Hope and Medicine to People in Haiti) shoe drive organized by St. Elizabeth’s Community Clinic.  Drop donations of gently worn, used or new shoes of any size or season into the collection bins located at the Alma Schools, or in the lobbies of the St. Elizabeth’s Community Clinic from now until May 10.  Goal is to collect 1,000 pairs of shoes. For more information contact Sharon Riester at 651-565-5600.

*Mid-term 4 is on Tuesday, April 30 (the last day of the month)...the grading window will close at 4 p.m. on April 30.  Mid-term 4 report cards will be sent home with students on Wednesday, May 1.

*Those students interested in Student Council for the 2019-20 school year should pick up applications in Mrs. Rieck’s room.  Applications are due to Mrs. Rieck May 1

 

Thursday - April 25

Lunch:  Pork Rib Patty/Bun, Sweet Potato Puffs, Green Beans, Pineapple

*Aspire Testing Freshman: Period 2 Period 2 – Reading (Max. 65 min) Mezera/Rieck; BREAK - Whole Group (15-20 min); Period 3 - Writing (Max. 40 min)(Mezera/Oie); BREAK - Whole Group (15-20 min); Period 4 – Science (Max. 60 min) (Oie/Mueller)

*BB/SB games at Plum City(BB at Legion Park, SB at School) 5:00; bus (Herold) leaves Alma at 3:00, leaves Pepin at 3:20(Coach Ruff also taking silver van)

*JVSB will have extra innings following varsity game at Plum City

*JVBB game at Pepin vs Eau Claire Immanuel  5:00; bus (Brakke) leaves Alma at 3:40

*Golf Meet at Whitehall 4:30 ; green van (Mr. Stewart) leave Alma at 3:00

*Track/MS Track practice at Alma

    Elementary:

*Forward Testing Grade 6  9:00-10:15 in the elementary computer lab

*Rehearsal for Lion King Jr “Mourning, Shadowlands” (Nala, Lionesses) after school until 4:30

 

Friday - April 26 (T-Th-F)

Lunch:  Chicken Nuggets, Mashed Potato/Gravy, Corn, Peaches

*Weightroom open from 7:00-7:45 (Mr. Kilian)

*Senior Day (at C-FC); bus (Brakke) leaves Alma at 8:50 and returns at 2:45- ALL seniors, Mrs. Rieck, Jordan Fluekiger, Emma Brecka, Alyssa Kosidowski, Julia Rud and Briana Smolek (Van will pick up SB/BB players at 2:00)

*SB/BB games at Glenwood City 5:00; bus (Randy) leave Alma at 2:30, leave Pepin at 2:50

*Golf/MS Golf practice at Cochrane course; green van (Mr. Stewart) leave Alma at 3:40

*Track/MS track practice at Pepin; bus (????) leaves Alma at 3:40

    Elementary:

*Forward Testing Grade 6   9:45-11:00 in the elementary computer lab

*Grade 1 field trip to area farms; bus (Huber) leaves Alma at 8:30, returns around 3:15

 

Saturday - April 27

*Alma Prom “Under the Sea”  8:00-midnight; Grand March begins at 8:30 p.m.; Admission:  Singles $7; Couples $10 and Spectators $1. Students in grades 9-12 are welcome to attend.  If you are bringing another student from a school other than Pepin or Alma they must have a form filled out and returned to the high school office by Thursday, April 25.  Forms are available by the HS Office

*Alma After Prom 12:00-5:20;  This year the participants will got to Riverboat Lanes in Wabasha for 2 hours to bowl and have pizza, and then will return to the school for the remainder of the time for volleyball, basketball, board games and movies.  Prizes for all attendees will be held at the end of the night. Any student in grades 9-12 are welcome to attend. Students attending must complete an After Prom Permission Slip that are available in the high school office.  All permission slips must be returned by Thursday, April 16th to the high school office. Sign ups for the volleyball and 3 on 3 basketball tournaments are available on the bulletin board across for the high school computer lab.

Monday - April 29

Lunch:  Mini Corn Dogs, Mac & Cheese, Peas, Apple

*Aspire Testing Sophomores Period 1 - Orientation for all Sophomores  

*MS Track practice

*Track practice at Pepin; bus (Herold) leaves Alma at 3:40

*BB/SB practice at Alma

*MS/HS Concert and Senior Awards 7:00 p.m.

    Elementary:

*MS/HS (6th grade band) Concert and Senior Awards 7:00 p.m.

*Right Start in the Kindergarten room 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

*Rehearsal for Lion King Jr “Stampede” (Simba, Mufasa, Zazu, Scar, Wildebeests) after school until 4:30

 

Tuesday - April 30 - Mid-Term 4th Quarter

Lunch:  Taco/Tortilla, Corn, Fruit Cocktail

*Aspire Testing Sophomores: Period 2 – English (Max. 45 min) (Mezera); BREAK - Whole Group (15-20 min); Period 3 – Math (Max. 75 min) Kilian

*HS Track meet at Bangor 4:00;coaches vans leave Pepin at 1:30, silver van (Coach) leave Alma at 1:30

*MS Track meet at Lake City 4:15; Bus leaves Pepin at 2:30, leaves Alma at 2:50

*JVSB games at Arkansaw 5:00; bus (Herold) leaves Alma at 3:40

*BB/SB games at Mondovi 5:00; bus leave Pepin at 3:00, leaves Alma at 3:20

*Golf meet at CFC 1:00; leave at 12:15

    Elementary:

*Read-a-Thon/Sleep-a-thon Award Ceremony elementary gym. 8:30  

*Rehearsal for Lion King Jr “Finale” (Entire cast) after school until 4:30

 

Wednesday - May 1

Lunch:

*Aspire Testing Sophomores: Period 2 –  Writing (Max. 40 min)(Mezera); BREAK - Whole Group (15-20 min); Period 3  - Reading (Max. 65 min) (Mezera/Edwards); BREAK - Whole Group (15-20 min); Period 4– Science (Max. 60 min) (Oie/Rieck)

*Applications for CVTC are open for Juniors who are anticipating attending CVTC in the Fall of  2020.

*Advisor/Advisee during 1st hour today

*Mid-Term report cards go home today

*Golf practice at Alma

*Track practice at Alma

*BB/SB practice at Pepin; bus (Herold) leaves Alma at 3:40

 

Thursday - May 2

Lunch:

*Adv/Adv Period 1 (8:05 a.m.)

*HS Track meet at Whitehall 5:00;

*MS Track meet at Durand 4:15; bus leaves Pepin at 2:40, leaves Alma at 3:00

*BB/SB game at Boyceville 5:00; bus (herold) leaves Alma at 2:35, leaves Pepin at 2:55

*JVBB vs Boyceville at Alma 5:00

*Golf meet at Whitehall; green van (D.Noll) leave Alma at ???

    Elementary:

*Rehearsal for Lion King Jr “Full Run Through” (Entire cast) after school until 4:30

 

Friday - May 3 (M-W-F)

Lunch:

*Knights of Columbus will be here with their Tootsie Roll Drive following the students lunches

*HS Track meet at Durand 4:00

*Golf meet at Strum; leave 3:10

*SB/BB practice at Alma

    Elementary:

*Knights of Columbus will be here with their Tootsie Roll Drive following the students lunches

 

Saturday - May 4

*State Solo Ensemble at UW Eau Claire

*The following students will be advancing to the state solo and ensemble contest on Saturday, May 4 at UW-Eau Claire:

Katrina Danzinger, Maci Luff, Laura Brevick, Julia Binner, Caitlyn Grotjahn, Breana Smolek, Lydia Alme, Aly Bauer, Sam Benish, Emma Brecka, Lauren Loock, Kylie Brunner, Maycee Kummer, Hailey Johnson, Grace McQuiston, Annalea Cherry, Thomas Milton, Dawson Alme, Khloe Carothers, Lane Wieczorek, Cole Herold, Tyler Hanson, Jonah Graner, Alyssa Kosidowski, Camron Langhorst, Max Benish, Nathan Lodermeier, Ethan Brecka, Josh Sobotta, Jessica Meier, Willem Smith, John Haeussinger, and Katrina Heller.  CONGRATULATIONS AND GOOD LUCK AT STATE!