Announcements

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS – March 24, 2017

It's time for the 81st Annual Cheesefest Button Design Contest! Winner of the contest receives $50.00! Get your entry form, planning sheet, and info outside Mrs. Flaig's Middle School Art Room door. Deadline for entry is Friday, April 6th.

Pine Island is hosting 4 track and field meets this year at our amazing facility. If you know something about track and field (or even if you don't), please consider volunteering to help out at one or more of our meets. To indicate your interest, please fill out the link below:
https://goo.gl/forms/2VNZCK8puiLr63642

Auditions for PAPA’s The Lion King, Jr - Pine Island Summer Youth Musical will be held on
April 17 & 18th from 6:00-9:00 pm in the Pine Island High School Auditorium.
For students finishing grades 4th – 10th
Everyone makes the cast! Bring $45 participation fee ($75 family maximum) to auditions. Make checks payable to PAPA.
Performances will be June 23, 24, 25


2016-2017 Yearbook- Just 2 weeks left to order the yearbook at the low price of $55.00. Starting April 1st the price increases to $60.00. The link to order is on the 5-12 site, or copy this link to your web browser.

https://goo.gl/as02PZ

Pine Island Public Schools - Student School Board Position Opportunity
The Pine Island School Board is seeking sophomores interested in applying to be the next years Junior class school board representative. To qualify for this position, you must currently be a Pine Island High School sophomore willing to serve your junior year as an ex-officio student school board member for the 2017-2018 school year. The Pine Island School Board will appoint one representative from the junior class to share the school board student representative responsibilities equally with a senior class representative for the 2017-2018 school year. Applications will be shared after a short meeting with all sophomores in the forum room on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The Pine Island School Board funds and will provide a $500 scholarship to a student that serves their Junior and Senior years as school board representative.


Seniors planning to attend RCTC in the fall will have the opportunity to take the Accuplacer test at PIHS on Monday, April 17th. There is no cost to take the exam, however students must submit an application for admission to RCTC prior to the testing date. Please contact Ms. Garcia to sign up for the test or for additional information. (Deadline April 1).

10th grade students interested in taking the ACT Prep Course next fall should pick up the registration form from the English Department this week. Registration and payment must be returned no later than March 25th.

Attention Seniors- the last day to turn in a senior profile to the news record is April 1st. If you have not turned in a picture for the yearbook yet please do so ASAP.

2017 Summer Football Camp & 2017 Fall Flag Football League sign-ups are now available. Summer Football camp sign-up deadline is June 29th for grades 1-12 and fall flag league sign-up deadline is July 14th for grades 1-6.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9ZG1lltyxPRRXM4UjlwQ205MFVGMFBGdWdld3pqSHNZNzVj/view?usp=sharing
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9ZG1lltyxPRaFhZb3JzejhSMk1SWFJ2VDhDa09RSktnT0tN/view?usp=sharing

Attention students! For the remainder of the 2016-17 school year, Kaplan is offering Pine Island students free self-paced ACT test prep ($299 value). To access this free program go to www.kaplanatschool/pineisland. You will then be provided with a promo code that you can enter when you get to your cart.

Prom goers – If you are planning to bring a guest from anther school to prom, please stop in the office to pick up a permission form. Forms need to be signed by the guest school’s principal. A copy of their driver’s license is also required. Forms and copy need to be returned to the office by April 21st.

The 30th Annual Young Authors, Young Artists Conference is May 16-18, 2017. Registration is Now Open! (For grades 3-5)
The early bird registration deadline is April 17, and final registration deadline is May 1.
If you’d like more information, please visit our website by clicking here.
The Pine Island Community Scholarship application is now available! This scholarship application offers a variety of scholarships available ONLY TO PINE ISLAND HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS! The application packet can be found on the College and Career Center Schoology Page and the high school website. Please see Ms. Garcia with any questions. The application deadline is March 24, 2017.

Middle School Yearbook - Have Photos to Submit? Upload them at: images.balfour.com School project number: 713061 ** No password needed (Photo deadline: April 1st)

Middle School Yearbook - NOW on presale for $25.00 NEW this year - Buy the yearbook ONLINE!
Steps to Order:
1. Log Into your Skyward account (go to www.pineisland.k12.mn.us, scroll to bottom of page and click on Skyward)
2. Click on your child’s name whom you’re buying the yearbook for (at top of page under the all students tab)
3. Go to Fee Management (on left hand side)
4. Click on Add a Fee (it’s blue and on the right hand side)
5. A box will pop up…click on Middle School Yearbook, click ADD
6. Click on BACK at the top right hand corner of the box
7. Click on Make a Payment, it will then take you to the payment screen. Select the student name on the left hand side and you should then see the fee, continue with making the payment
If you have any questions, please email Krista Flaig atkflaig@pineisland.k12.mn.us

Extra copies of the 2015-16 High School Yearbook are available in the High School office. The cost is $50 and checks can be made out to Pine Island Schools.

Middle School Pass will be every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:10 in Mrs. Zincke's room # 219
MIDDLE SCHOOL PASS SCHEDULE
Tuesday and Thursday 3:10 -4:05 in 219

HIGH SCHOOL PASS SCHEDULE
Monday: 3:15-4:15pm in Ms. Rusch’s Room 103
Tuesday: 6:50-7:50am in Ms. Rusch’s Room 103
Wednesday: 3:15-4:15pm Ms. Rusch’s Room 103
Thursday: 3:15-4:15pm Ms. Rusch’s Room 103
Friday: 6:50-7:50am in Ms. Rusch’s Room 103

ACTIVITIES SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEKS OF MARCH 20 and MARCH 27
MONDAY, MARCH 20
HVL Conference Speech Meet @ Kasson-Mantorville - 3:30 pm, Dismiss at 2:35, Bus at 2:50.
First day of Practice for Baseball and Golf

TUESDAY, MARCH 21 - FRIDAY, MARCH 25
No Activities Scheduled

SATURDAY, MARCH 25
Speech @ Lake City Invitational at Lake City High School - 9:00 am, Bus at 7:15 am.

SUNDAY, MARCH 26
Music Program Trip to New York City - Through Saturday, April 1st

MONDAY, MARCH 27
No Activities Scheduled

TUESDAY, MARCH 28
Grades 7-9 Track Invite @ RCTC - 5:00 pm, Bus at 3:40 pm.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29
No Activities Scheduled

THURSDAY, MARCH 30
No Activities Scheduled

FRIDAY, MARCH 31
Varsity Softball Scrimmage @ Red Wing - 4:30 pm at the Prairie Island Fields - Bus at 2:50 pm.

SATURDAY, APRIL 1
Music Trip Returns from New York City
No Activities Scheduled




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