Friday, March 23, 2018
Menu: Fish Squares, Buttered Noodles, Carrots, Fruit

March 23 - Elementary Concert (K-7), 2:00 p.m.
March 26 - JH Baseball practice begins; Track pictures
March 27 - Kindergarten Parent Meeting, 7:30 p.m., in the KG classroom
March 28 - PLC, dismiss 1:40; Frozen Food pick-up at 1:45
March 29, 30, April 2 - Spring Break, NO School
April 3 - Back to School
April 6 - Diversity Day in Comfrey w/Butterfield-Odin, grades 7-9 at 10:00, grades 10-12 at 1:00
April 27 - Senior pictures, 9:00 a.m.


TWINS tickets:  Every student and staff member is invited to take advantage of tickets being offered them by Comfrey Public School.  The game vs. Detroit Tigers is May 23, at 12:10 p.m.  Cost is $10.  Order forms have been handed out and must be returned by April 9, checks made payable to Comfrey Public School.  Please go to the office and pick up a form if you did not get one, thank you.

Senior Photos are due to Mrs. Tews or Mrs. Sellner by March 23, for the Brown County Publication.  The Lifetouch photos will be used in the event that we do not have a photo submitted by March 23.

Collective Goods is at the library. 
Orders are due by noon Wednesday, March 28, delivery March 29.

After Prom sign up and permission form are in the office.  Sign up and return form by April 16.

SENIORS:  The following seniors need to pay their class dues ASAP, $30.00:  Carla P, Brooke S

Applications are available for the Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund.  Offered to high school seniors who are planning to attend FT at US accredited 4-year college or university, have demonstrated leadership, have at least a CUM GPA of 3.0 or higher, etc. 
Please see Mrs. Tews for further information.  Application deadline: postmarked March 31, 2018.

Brown County Rural Electrical Association (REA) is pleased to announce a new scholarship opportunity.  Five (5) $200 scholarships will be awarded to students whose parents/guardians are members and live in Brown County REA's service area.  More information and the application is available on the REA website at ;
Please see Mrs. Tews for more information.  Application deadline is April 2, 2018.

The Comfrey Area Dollars for Scholars scholarship application is available. 
This $1000 scholarship is available to the class of 2018.  All applicants MUST complete a personal profile on AND complete the scholarship application online.  In addition, a hard copy of the completed application is due by Tuesday, April 3, 2018. 
Please see Mrs. Tews for further information.

The Mary Lou & Richard Mathiowetz scholarship application is available to seniors.  This $1000.00 scholarship may be used for the college of his/her choice.  The recipient is chosen on the basis of individual character and recommendations.  The scholarship is intended to go to students majoring in the following fields and in this order:  Priority 1-Engineering; Priority 2-Agricultural focus; Priority 3-Business/Administration.  Application is due April 9, 2018.  Please see Mrs. Tews.

The Robert and Marynelle Samuelson Memorial Scholarship application is available to Comfrey seniors.  The scholarship will be awarded to students choosing to pursue education after high school at a college or technical institution.  Selection is based on an applicant's financial need and on qualities that are demonstrated:  personal integrity, commitment to education, willingness to work hard, and service to others.  Please see Mrs. Tews.  Application is due by April 13, 2018.

Kyle Kopischke Baseball Memorial Scholarship  
Comfrey seniors active in baseball are eligible to apply for this $1000 scholarship.  The scholarship is based on individual character and sportsmanship, academic performance, participation in extra curricular and community activities, recommendations and an essay written by the applicant.  Students will receive the scholarship after successful completion of their first semester at a post-secondary institution. 
Please pick up an application from Mrs. Tews.  Application is due April 16. 2018.

The Murthy & Chisey Hansen Medical Scholarship is available to Comfrey High School seniors who will be entering a college/technical school in a health-related area.
Application is due April 20, 2018.  Please see Mrs. Tews for further information. 

The Darfur Sportsman Scholarship application is available to graduating seniors.  Please see Mrs. Tews.  Applicants MUST complete the Dollars for Scholars application before applying for this scholarship.  Application is due April 20, 2018.

The Mayo Healthcare Foundation
(formerly Springfield Area Healthcare Foundation) scholarship applications for 2018 are available from Mrs. Tews.  Scholarships are available to high school seniors or graduates who are planning to pursue a career in a healthcare field.  Seniors/graduates from Comfrey H.S., Springfield H.S., Red Rock Central H.S., Cedar Mt. H.S., and Wabasso H.S. are eligible to apply.  Completed applications must be received by April 25, 2018 and mailed to:  Dawn Buddensiek, Exec. Admin. Asst., Mayo Clinic Health System - Springfield, 625 N. Jackson Avenue, Springfield, MN 56087

Leavenworth Youth Baseball & Softball: 
Please contact a coach to register or to ask about playing for youths K-6 boys and girls, and 7-10 grade girls.  Info sheets will be handed out to grades K-6.  Girls grades 7-10 need to stop in the office.

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Windom Wetland Management District is recruiting for candidates for the 2018 Youth Conservation Corps program.  There are four positions and eligible youth ages 15 to 18 are encouraged to apply. 
Stop in the school office for info sheet and application, due April 20.

March 23
Track:  Practice in Comfrey til 5:15
Softball:  7-12 Practice til 4:30
Baseball:  9-12 NO Practice
Golf:  NO Practice 

March 24
Track:  Meet @ MSU-Mankato 2:00, leave at 12 noon

March 26
Track:  Practice in Comfrey til 5:30

March 27
Track:  Practice in Comfrey til 5:30
Softball:  NO Practice

March 28
Track:  Practice in Springfield til 5:15

March 29
Track:  Practice in Springfield til 5:30

March 30
Track:  NO Practice