Thursday, May 5, 2016
TRIVIA ANSWER: How did a heavy duty coil spring from a John Deere cultivator change the game of basketball? It was used to create the first breakaway rim for basketball backboards, ensuring that backboards and players would survive slam dunks reasonably intact. Devised by a retired Illinois grain elevator manager, it was first used at the 1978 National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Final Four.
TRIVIA QUESTION: What does P stand for in the NATO Phonetic Alphabet?
Periods 7 and 8 MATH will meet in the Study Hall.
Balloon Orders for Graduation are due tomorrow! If you need an order form you can get one in the office.
There will be a yearbook work session on Friday, May 6 from 10 to 11:30am in the computer room.
Any students in grades 7-12 that might be interested in SD Farmers Union State Camp this summer in Rapid City (June 12-17), there is an informational poster in the study hall.
Freshmen and Sophomores: FEM is sponsoring the SD Rural Electric Youth Excursion to Beulah, ND on July 25-28, 2016. If interested see the poster explaining the trip in the high school study hall. Mrs. Garner has the applications. All lodging, transportation, admissions, and meal costs are paid for by FEM Electric.