Monday October 19, 2015

posted Oct 19, 2015, 6:54 AM by Cheryl Schaefer

Brethren High/Middle School

KND Elementary

October 19,  2015

All School:

Please remember we are a closed campus, and once students arrive on school property they may not leave without the permission of a parent or guardian, or the permission of administration.  


  • Tues JV/V Volleyball @ Manistee Tri-Meet 
  • Sat  XC Manistee Invite at the Golf Course
  • On Saturday, our varsity volleyball team ended up 3rd in the Conference Tournament. They worked very hard and ended up with a lot of positives to take away and use as we head into District preparation. We only have three matches left before district play begins; come out and support our girls as they continue this momentum into the post season!
  • All boys in grades 9-12 interested in playing basketball this year need to sign up on the sheet on the boy's trophy case. You can only come to the meeting if you are signed up for it!   Meeting is Tuesday at your lunch.  Please dismiss 5 minutes early and we will meet.
Middle School Winter Sports
  • Any girl wishing to play 7th or 8th grade basketball must have a physical on file in the office. Please sign the clip board outside of Mrs. Riggs's room. 
  • There is a sign-up sheet for Middle School boys basketball on Mr. Randall's door.  Please remember you must also have a sports physical on file with the office.
High School:
  • On Tuesday your Brethren High School quiz bowl will be traveling to MSU to compete in "Quiz Busters". This is a televised taping like Quiz Central held at CMU. This is the first ever invitation for BHS and proudly representing you will be: Jordan Cook, John Schaefer, Mary Voorhees, Taylor Cordes and Hunter Wojo.
  • I would also like to give a nod to the rest of the team:  Mackenzie Voorhees, Sarah Wayward, Jacob Cook, Josh Dekoekkoek, Whitney Dean, Olivia Jacobs, Charlee Schaefer, Mike Potter, Talon Luzier, and Jake Riggs.  Go Bobcats!
  • Change in NAHS induction date, due to a scheduling conflict, our NAHS induction ceremony will be Mon., Oct 26 at 7 p.m.
  • NAHS will meet at lunch Tuesday.
  • NHS members:  We need to get boxes into the classrooms.  Also, did you talk to your assigned classroom Friday?  There were some that were missed.  Please check in with me about this.  Finally, we will have a lunch meeting this Wednesday.  Please plan accordingly. 
  • NHS is putting on an emergency care kit drive.  These kits will go towards our school for families in need.  Each iem is worth a certain amount of points:  diapers, canned goods, school supplies, books clothing, coloring books, and stuffed animals.  The class that brings in the most items/the highest amount of points will receive an exclusive prize of cider and doughnuts!
  • France & Italy Trip meeting will be this Friday.
  • Weight Room Users:  Please be courteous to others and replace the weights correctly when you have finished.
  • School pictures for HS/MS will be Wednesday 10/21.  Picture forms will be available this week in the office.

Lunch HS/MS:

  • 1st choice: Sausage Pizza, Steamed Broccoli, Peaches
  • 2nd choice: Tomato Soup and Bosco Sticks

Middle School:

See the Sports Section


Blue Zoo Soccer: All Saturday games start at 10 am with practice at 9 AM

Lunch Elementary:

  • 1st choice: Sausage Pizza, Steamed Broccoli, Peaches
  • 2nd choice: PB & J Sandwich, Animal Crackers, Cheese Stick