Dundy County Stratton Public Schools

“Every Day…Every Child…A Success!”



Friday, October 31, 2014


Phone: 308-423-2738

Toll Free: 866-463-2738



Lunch Menu:

Friday                  Bug Stew / Bones / slugs / twisted worms

Monday               Cook’s Choice

Tuesday              Meatloaf Burgers

Wed                     Chicken Gravy on a biscuit

Thursday            Ham Patty / Scalloped Potatoes


Friday at a glance-

Friday       Oct 31       Happy Halloween

                                      One Act Practice on stage 7:00am

                                      FBLA Community Halloween Activities

                                                Downtown Benkelman 2:00pm

                                      No “Annie” Rehearsal


See Calendar/Activities at bottom of announcements for this week’s schedule of events


XC – Turn in your uniforms & sweats TODAY to Lamb


Voice of Democracy Winners:

1st         Nicole Kent

2nd        FayeLee Sanford

3rd         Jonathan Cleveland


On November 19th, 2014, the Dundy County Stratton FCCLA  in Conjunction with the Domestic Abuse/Sexual Assault Services in McCook Nebraska are in need of items they need to stock their shelves for women and families who need assistance due to domestic abuse.  We would like the Dundy County Stratton families to be generous to donate the following items:

Paper Towels and toilet paper, Kleenex, Laundry Soap and Dryer Sheets, Dish Detergent, Antibacterial Hand Soap, Cleaning Supplies, Trash Bags, Saran or Cling Wrap/Aluminum Foil, Deodorant, Conditioner for Hair (Large Bottles Only), feminine products, Baby Shampoo/Baby Powder, Diapers in sizes 3- 5 or Pull-Ups only, Baby Wipes, Size AA and AAA Batteries, Copy Paper, Old Cell Phones.


Please be generous and donate what you can.  These families are in need and hopefully the families of Dundy County and Stratton can help.  Mrs. Lori J. Rettele



FBLA members are selling Little Caesar's Pizza Kits.  Products include traditional pizzas, personal pizzas, pizza cones, bread kits, meal kits, snack kits, specialty items, and cookie dough.  All orders and money must be turned in my Friday, October 31.  If you are interested in ordering, please contact an FBLA member or Mrs. Parker (pparker@dcstigers.org).  All proceeds will help support chapter activities.


FCCLA Random Acts of Kindness:  Oct. 31, 2014-Nov. 7, 2014

#2 Bring some leftover Halloween candy and share with your homerooms.


HS Lunch Dismissal:  1st Bell – All other classrooms

                                    2nd Bell – East hallway



If interested in riding to Ogallala Volleyball game in the Spirit Bus on Monday call Tom Jones 423.2647 MC900320784[1]

Spirit Bus will leave at 4:30pm from the HS.

MC900325652[1]$10 per rider


***The District ID for the Infinite Campus Portal app has changed.  Launch the Campus App and Enter your District ID: PTDQXJ***


Calendar/Activities (all times are mountain unless otherwise noted)


                   FBLA Red Ribbon Week Oct. 23-31


Friday       Oct 31   Happy Halloween

                                      One Act Practice on stage 7:00am

                                      FBLA Community Halloween Activities

                                                Downtown Benkelman 2:00pm

                                      No “Annie” Rehearsal


Saturday  Nov 1        FFA Career Development Event @ NCTA 8:00am


Sunday     Nov 2        Daylight Saving Time Ends

                                      “Fall Back” -Set your clocks back!


Monday   Nov 3      One Act Practice on stage 7:00am

                                      Volleyball Sub Districts @ Ogallala 6:15pm


Tuesday   Nov 4        Volleyball Sub Districts @ Ogallala TBA


Wed          Nov 5        One Act Practice on stage 7:00am


Thursday Nov 6        Volleyball Districts TBA

                                      Mock Trial Prep/Rehearsal 7:30am


Friday       Nov 7        End of second 6 weeks

                                      One Act Practice on stage 7:00am




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