Tuesday March 26, 2019
Menu: Chili, Cheese Bread, Fruit

March 28 - PT Conferences, 4:00-6:00 p.m., No Early Dismissal
March 29 - End of 3rd Quarter
April 3 - Solo/Ensemble Contest at St. Peter;  8th Grade Career Expo Field Trip
April 18-22 - Spring Break

SENIORS:  Senior pictures for the class composite are DUE by April 1: Tommy R.
This picture will also be in the area newspapers/flyers. 
If we do not receive a picture, a former class picture will be utilized. 

SENIORS - The yearbook needs a 'baby' picture.  Please bring a baby picture to Mrs. Sellner by April 1st.  Questions, please contact Mrs. Sellner.

The BOOK FAIR is at the Comfrey Library March 25-29.
Stop in and see all the good books and things!

It's time to turn in all Box Tops for Education to raise money for our school.  Please bring your Box Tops to the bin at the north entrance.  The last day is March 29.  Thank you

The 8th graders will be attending the Career Expo at the New Ulm Public High School on Wednesday, April 3.  They will leave at 10:00 a.m. and return at approximately 2:00 p.m.  Students are responsible for work missed.  This event offers interactive exhibits that allow students to explore tools, tasks, and traits of various careers in the New Ulm area.  Students are responsible for their own lunch.  We will be stopping at a fast food restaurant or they may bring their own lunch. 
Mrs. Tews and Mrs. Hutchison will chaperon the group.


PROM:  Juniors & Seniors, please submit your prom reply, payment & sign-up in the office by April 5.
Remember to select your meal choice.  Senior meals are complimentary of the Junior Class.

After Prom 2019 sign-up sheet and parent permission forms are in the office. 
Forms need to be returned by April 19.

2019-2020 Juniors & Seniors:  PSEO intentions - Those who are eligible and are considering taking courses at Minnesota's Post-Secondary Institutions through PSEO (Post-Secondary Enrollment Options) program need to contact Mrs. Tews AFTER MAKING CONTACT WITH THE POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTION to ensure any courses being considered will meet the high school graduation requirements.  To gain further information, please visit the MDE website a the following link:  http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/JustParent/CollPrep/index.html. ; Any students who are anticipating participating in this program for the 2019-2020 school year are asked to indicate their intent to do so to Mrs. Tews by March 30, 2019.  Students are reminded that each post-secondary institution has developed their own policies and procedures related to PSEO so students need to check carefully with the institution to see if their needs can be met.

2019 Graduation, May 24, 7:30 p.m.
Class Colors:  Royal Blue, White, Black
Class Motto:  Behind you, all your memories.  Before you, all your dreams.  Around you, all who love you.  Within you, all you need. - Unknown


Scholarship Opportunity
Graduating seniors may apply for the Comfrey Area Dollars for Scholars scholarship.  Hard copies of the scholarship are available from Mrs. Tews.  You MUST complete the online Dollars for Scholars requirement before applying.  All hard copies and electronic applications are due April 3, 2019.  For further instructions, see Mrs. Tews.  Thank you

Graduating seniors may apply for the Mary Lou & Richard Mathiowetz Family Scholarship.  Hard copies of the scholarship are available from Mrs. Tews.  You MUST complete the online Dollars for Scholars requirement before applying.  All hard copies and electronic applications are due on April 5, 2019.  For further instructions, see Mrs. Tews.  Thank you

The Robert/Marynelle Samuelson Memorial Scholarship application is available.  Please pick up the hard copy of the application from Mrs. Tews.  This application must be completed online as well. Application deadline is April 13, 2019.  See Mrs. Tews for assistance.

The Kyle Kopischke Baseball Memorial Scholarship application is available.  Please pick up the hard copy of the application from Mrs. Tews.  This application must be completed online as well. Application deadline is April 15, 2019.  See Mrs. Tews for assistance.

Health Care Foundation Scholarship-Mayo Clinic Health System-Springfield scholarship applications are available to high school seniors who are planning to pursue a career in the healthcare field.  Seniors or graduates from Comfrey High School, 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 19, 2019.

The Darfur Sportsman Scholarship application is available.  Please pick up the hard copy of the application from Mrs. Tews.  This application must be completed online as well. Application deadline is April 23, 2019.  See Mrs. Tews for assistance.

The Wingert Realty & Land Services Inc./Charles & RoseLynn Wingert Scholarship application is available.  Please pick up the hard copy of the application from Mrs. Tews.  This application must be completed online as well. Application deadline is April 23, 2019.  See Mrs. Tews for assistance.

The Lefler/Bean Memorial Scholarship application is available.  Please pick up the hard copy of the application from Mrs. Tews.  This application must be completed online as well. Application deadline is April 26, 2019.  See Mrs. Tews for assistance.


River Valley Whitetails Branch of Quality Deer Management Assoc. is offering 3 scholarships to graduating seniors who will be attending a 4-year or 2-year college or technical school. 
Application deadline is May 3, 2019.  See Mrs. Tews for information.


SPORTS/ACTIVITIES

March 26
Softball:  7-12 Practice in Mt. Lake
Baseball:  9-12 Practice in Comfrey; 7/8 Practice in Mt. Lake
Track:  Practice in Mt. Lake
Golf:  Practice in Mt. Lake

March 27
Softball:  7-12 Practice in Mt. Lake
Baseball:  9-12 Practice in Comfrey; 7/8 Practice in Mt. Lake
Track:  Practice in Mt. Lake
Golf:  Practice in Mt. Lake

March 28
Softball:  7-12 Practice in Mt. Lake
Baseball:  9-12 Practice in Comfrey; 7/8 Practice in Mt. Lake
Track:  Practice in Mt. Lake
Golf:  Practice in Mt. Lake

March 29
Softball:  7-12 Practice in Mt. Lake
Baseball:  9-12 Practice in Comfrey; 7/8 Practice in Mt. Lake
Track:  Practice in Mt. Lake
Golf:  Practice in Mt. Lake