Encouraging Thought for the Day: “Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.”  Zig Ziglar-Author




Announcements for Everyone:  

  • The Shrine Circus will be coming to Grand Forks next weekend—Ralph Engelstad Arena on Friday, Sept. 10th, Saturday, Sept. 11th, & Sunday, Sept. 12th.  Area businesses have sponsored tickets for the event and we will be sending tickets home with student in grades K-6 today.  Any student wanting a ticket may stop in the school office!  Be sure to tell the business who sponsored your ticket “Thanks!”

  • School Picture Day is Tues., Sept. 7th, starting at 9:30am. Remember your order packets!

  • School fees are due.  Class/Activity fees are $20.00/student for the year.  Yearbooks are $40.00 and milkbreak is $10.00/student/mo. Thanks for getting these taken care of!
  • We want or students and their parents & fans to be fully informed!  Be sure to download the Finley-Sharon School App. There is a new update to the app, so if you haven't already noticed the changes, be sure to pop into the Play Store or Apple Store for the update!
  • The “Wildlife Explorers” 4-H club will be starting up again on Sunday, Sept. 12th at 4:00pm, meeting in the Finley Lutheran Church basement.  The new year starts on Sept. 1st, so parents, please help get your 4-H’er signed up online.  If you have questions, contact Becky Serr.


Announcements for Elementary:

  • Afterschool Club will begin on Sept. 7th.  Registration forms will go home with students today.


Announcements for High School:                                            

  • Students in grades 7-12 that have turned in their Acceptable Use Policy may bring their Chromebook home.  This is the sheet that is one the back page of the Parent-Student Handbook. If you haven’t turned in your sheet, do so asap!  There is a list on the office window as to who has not turned them in.

  • Students in grades 7-10 will be Star testing Thursday, 2nd period of this week. Please make sure your Chromebooks are charged and ready to go for these tests.  Thursday- Math Test-Grade 7- Mrs. Larson, Grade 8-Ms. Scheitel, Grade 9-Mrs. Anderson, Grade 10-Mrs. Paurus




JH FB practice @ MPCG HS 4:00

V FB practice @ Hope 4:00

JH VB practice @ MPCG-PBJ—PICTURE DAY!!; leave F-S @ 2:45

C/JV/V VB practice @ MPCG HS 3:45—PICTURE DAY!!; leave F-S @ 2:45



JH FB practice @ MPCG HS 4:00

V FB game @ Hope vs LLM 7:00pm-Watch via Good luck, Spartans!

JH VB practice @ MPCG-PBJ 6:30am;  leave @ 5:30am

C/JV/V VB practice @ MPCG HS 6:00am; leave @ 5:30am

CC meet @ Sioux Falls 6:00pm  Good luck, Kiaza!

Breakfast & Lunch this week:

Thursday: Long Johns / Taco in a Bag & Spanish Rice

Friday: Apple Turnovers / Tator Tot Hotdish


Monday: NO SCHOOL!

Tuesday: Biscuits & Gravy / Scalloped Potatoes & Ham

Wednesday: Breakfast Burritos / Hot Dogs and Mac & Cheese

Thursday: Pancakes / Pizza

Friday: Banana Bread / Knoephla Hotdish & Rolls