District Office Bulletin for Monday, September 27, 2021
1 HR LATE START - STAFF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27.
MENU CHANGE FOR TUE 9/28 & THU 9/30:
Tuesday 9/28: Salisbury Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Roll, Fruit & Veggie Bar
Thursday 9/30: Pizza, Chip, Fruit & Veggie Bar
Detention TODAY: Ms. Beyke
Character Meetings TODAY....1:02 PM - 1:17 PM
SOPHOMORES: Remember, if you plan to each lunch in the Student Union when you attend the Sophomore Career Day at Wayne State College on Oct. 19, please bring $8.00 (either cash or a check made out to Ponca School) to cover the cost of your lunch that day. The money should be given to your English teacher by next Tuesday, Sept. 28. (If you would rather bring a sack lunch that is OK, too.) Thank you!
The Homecoming Dance is scheduled for 8-11 PM this Sat., Oct. 2, in the Theater.. All dates must be signed in by this Friday, Oct. 1, at 3:45 PM. No junior high dates allowed. All students will be breathalyzed prior to admittance. Cost is $7.00 if you are dressed up (no shorts/no jeans), or $10.00 if you are not dressed up. Royalty will be admitted free of charge; however, you will need to pay for your date.
The Royalty Dance is scheduled for 9:00 PM at the dance.
Student Council Members: Remember that we will be decorating the theater this Saturday from 9-11 AM. If you can not be there, it is your responsibility to find someone who can fill in for you and then you need to tell Ms Beyke or Mrs. Hassler about that, too. Once the theater is decorated, you will then be able to help your individual class, with your class’s refrigerator box
Coronation practice is scheduled for this Thursday, Sept. 30 during 2nd hour in the Fine Arts Theater. All royalty, Em-Cee, and sound & light technicians need to make plans to attend. Thank you.
Homecoming Dance Guest Permission Form If you are planning to bring someone to the Homecoming dance that is not a Ponca student, there is a form in the office that must be completed by Wednesday, September 29 (That is this upcoming Wednesday) at noon. Please stop by the office as soon as possible for one of these forms.
7-12 grades...Reminder! Decorating Time for your “Once Upon A Homecoming” Refrigerator Boxes is this Sat., Oct. 2, from 9:00 to 11:00 AM.
2021-2022 Homecoming Coronation The public is cordially invited to attend the 2021-2022 Homecoming Coronation this Sat. evening, Oct. 2, at 7:00 PM in the Performing Arts Theater for the crowning of the Homecoming King & Queen.
Voting for Victory Boxes: Immediately following coronation, all the adults in the audience will be invited to the Commons to vote for their favorite Victory Box. Votes will be tallied and the top three classes will be awarded spirit points accordingly for the Spirit Trophy.
A Pep Rally for Cross Country, Softball, & Volleyball
will take place on Thursday, September 30 @ 1:00 PM.
The bell schedule for the afternoon will be as follows:
1:00-1:50 - Pep Rally
1:54-2:27 - 6th hour
2:31-3:04 - 7th hour
3:08-3:40 - 8th hour
Band and Cheerleading who eat 2nd lunch to be dismissed at the first bell and to eat first on this day. As soon as these students finish with lunch, they will need to go to the Fine Arts Theater or the East Gym to prepare for the 1:00 PM pep rally.
Band Members who ate 1st lunch should be dismissed at 12:35 to prepare for the pep rally to begin at 1:00 PM.
UPDATE TO START TIME FOR VB @ Dakota Valley on Thursday, September 30 - Varsity VB Triangular @ Dakota Valley - 5:00 PM
For the Most Current Event Information...
please see our Interactive Calendar on our school website.
The link to the calendar can be found under Quick Links on the right hand side of the Ponca School website, or click the link here: INTERACTIVE CALENDAR
Any last minute changes to event start times, postponed or cancelled events, etc...will also be posted in our daily bulletin.
Lunch Menu Chicken and Biscuit, Peas, Fruit and Veggie Bar