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Friday, March 1, 2024

Elementary

  • Please check backpacks for the Fun Night raffle tickets that were sent home yesterday, 2/29 (sent with 1 child per family).

Jr/Sr High School

  • Congratulations to Cora Hermunslie and Patrick Boyle for being named the March Student Award of Excellence recipients for the Southeast Region Career and Technology Center.  Cora is involved in Agricultural Education and FFA, while Patrick is enrolled in the Diesel Tech program through NDSCS and the SRCTC.  

  • Track/Field -

    • Varsity will start Friday, March 1st (3:45-5:30pm). Be sure to have your Physical forms turned in before practice. Parent/athlete meeting will be at 5:30pm that night for the Varsity parents. Please join Remind code as that will be used for all communications and announcements.  @coltstf

    • Junior High will start on Monday, March 25th (3:45-5:30pm). Parent/athlete meeting will be at 5:30pm that night for the Junior High parents. Please join Remind code as that will be used for all communications and announcements.  @coltstf

  • Spring Trap League Registration is now open and closes March 25th at Noon. Cost is $40 ND Regular Season *Not affiliated with the school's athletic fees. Students grades 6th - 12th grade are eligible and Must have Hunter Safety Education Completed prior to registration closing. If you are interested in registering or have any additional questions, contact: Alexis Peltier - 701-866-2342 or DeeAnn Gorder 701-640-3965. Remind App Code: @clay44. For more info click here.

District

Fundraisers

Meetings

  • Music Parents - Tuesday, March 5 at 5:30 pm in the New Commons Area

  • Foundation - Wednesday, March 6 at 5:00 pm

  • Dollars for Scholars - Wednesday, March 20 at 7:00 pm

  • School Board - Wednesday, March 20 at 5:30 pm

    • School board agendas have moved locations; visit our website to view upcoming agendas.

  • PTO - Wednesday, March 20 at 7 pm via  ZOOM. Meeting ID: 511 463 1558 Passcode: 44COLTS44.

  • Coltbackers - TBD

Job Openings

Current 2023-2024 School Year

  • Substitute Teachers

    • $130/day plus School Lunch.

    • ND substitute teaching licenses require: 48 hours of college coursework (degree not required), background check, and online application.

    • If interested, contact either of our offices. Elementary – 701-553-8321 High School – 701-372-3713.

2024-2025 school year:

  • Head Cook and Assistant Cook (Jr/Sr HS) – We are seeking a head cook and assistant cook at our Jr/Sr HS in Colfax for next school year. Contact Dr. Gandhi with interest or questions. 701-372-3713 or britney.gandhi@k12.nd.us

Community

  • The Dollars for Scholars February calendar raffle winners are....

    • February 1 - Amanda Erickson $25

    • February 2 - Twila Perhus $50

    • February 3 - Cody Boehm $25

    • February 4 - Katie Hegseth $100

    • February 5 - Anna Berg $25

    • February 6 - Anna Berg $25

    • February 7 - Leslie Hage custom Colts outdoor mat and $25

    • February 8 - Jackie Hovind $25

    • February 9 - Tonya Otto $25

    • February 10 - Donna Thiel $25

    • February 11 - Heather Mickelson $100

    • February 12 - Kennasyn Neppl $25

    • February 13 - Ron Pfeiff $25

    • February 14 - Sherry Erbes Custom Outdoor Colt Mat and $25

    • February 15 - Jenna Bergman $25

    • February 16 - Ally Bergman $25

    • February 17 - LouAnn Lee $25

    • February 18 - Becky Dockter $100

    • February 19 - Donny Hendrickson $25

    • February 20 - Melissa Bromenshenkel $50

    • February 21 - Faith Rieger $25

    • February 22 - Melissa Bromenshenkel $25

    • February 23 - Brian Streidl $25

    • February 24 - Don Thiel $25

    • February 25 - Kip Emerson $100

    • February 26 – Dawn Mogck $25

    • February 27 – Donny Hendrickson $25

    • February 28 – Rick Stubson MacKenzie River Gift Certificates ($60)

    • The winner of the $500.00 was Lori Zimprich.

    • Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets and congratulations to all of the winners!!

  • Colfax Parks & Rec invites you to a Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, March 3rd from 8AM-12PM at the Colfax Community Center.  Enjoy Pancakes, Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Juice and Coffee served by your favorite Colfax Park Board members.  Everyone is welcome to the Colfax Parks & Rec Pancake Breakfast!

  • 28th Annual Baked Potato & Ham Dinner • Sunday, March 3, 2024, from 11 am - 1 pm at Richland Elementary | Abercrombie, ND. • Baked potato & toppings, ham, dinner roll, salads, bars, coffee & lemonade • Free Will Donation. Join us for a delicious meal and fellowship which goes toward Bethany Free Lutheran youth events!

     

  • Bunko is back for a sixth year!  March 3, 2024, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Abercrombie Community Center.  $15 per person or $20 at the door, ages 13 and up are welcome.   RSVP until March 1, we need to know how many people are coming to form teams!  New option this year:  RSVP for a meal of Chicken Alfredo and fixings for an additional $10 after bunko is over.  If interested to sign up or have questions, contact Tammy Miller at (701)741-4355.  This event is sponsored by Richland 44 DFS.

  • American Legion Meatball Dinner - Sunday, March 10 from 11:00 am - 1:30 pm at the Abercrombie Community Hall. "Free Will Offering." Sponsored by the American Legion Post 128 - Abercrombie, American Legion Post 282 - Galchutt, & Sons of the American Legion Squadron 282.

  • BASEBALL:  7th - 9th grade (will consider adding 6th grade as some may be able to do Babe Ruth)

    We are hoping to have an area baseball team for 12-15 year olds.  If your child is interested in playing Babe Ruth baseball, please email Brian Beyer at beyerinsuranceagency@gmail.com

  • With the warm weather we've been having, the Aber Park Board is already thinking about spring. Please take a minute to take this short survey about T-ball/Baseball in Abercrombie. Survey Link

  • Eagle Valley Food Pantry - Distribution occurs every third Sunday of the month from 1- 3 pm at Eagle Valley Church, 17515 County Rd. 2, Christine, ND

    • Everyone qualifies. Limited deliveries are available.  Call the church at 701-998-2067 for more information.