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Announcements April 4, 2016

Published on April 4, 2016

Today’s thought on Character Counts   

Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling. – Margaret Lee Runback


Lunch: Mandarin Chicken over Brown Rice or Galaxy Round Cheese Pizza


$50 dollars cash prize on the spot for the best swing dancers at prom.  Come to review and practice right after school on Wednesday 1:45 to the east gym and Thursday at 3:15.  


Pella’s GSA – Gender & Sexuality Alliance – has meetings every Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. in the library.  Everyone is welcome to attend.  If you have questions, send an email to them at


Congratulations to the orchestra students who participated in State Solo and Ensemble Contest at Grinnell High School on Saturday.  The following students received a I rating:  Maddie Johnson, Mikayla Schnell, and a cello quartet involving Joel Williams, Iris Top, Bevan Dennill, and Erin Duenwald.  The following students received a II rating: Mark Sutija, Hannah Galloway, Bethany VanDusseldorp, Kaleena VanHaaften.  Everyone performed very well!  


Congratulation to the shooting team for placing 2nd at Indianola over the weekend.




Early Dismissal:  Girls Golf will dismiss at 1:45 and the bus leaves at 2:00.
The next FCA meeting will be tonight at the Middle School from 7-8pm snacks will be provided, be equipped for a Nerf war (bring your own if you have any). Feel free to Invite a friend!

  • Boys and girls track both won at Knoxville on Saturday.
  • Boys Tennis lost to Marshalltown and Council Bluffs on Saturday.

Good luck to:

  • Girls golf as they travel to Indianola
  • Girls Tennis as they host Ballard