State wrestling tickets are now on sale. Please have your order and payment into Frank Cutler by 12:00 pm on Monday, January 23rd. He can be reached at 605-337-3391 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org Checks need to be made out to Platte-Geddes School. When we have all the orders in, the school will send everyone’s order in all at one time. At this time, only reserved tickets can be purchased. Single session tickets can be purchased at the gate. When contacting Mr. Cutler, please include your name and the specific number of student and adult tickets you will be ordering. Adult All-Tournament Ticket- $50 Student General Admission All-Tournament Ticket- $30
The district has been informed that Platte-Geddes students are entering the golf cart shed that was damaged by the latest snowstorm. Golf course personnel has asked that we send this message to parents to encourage their children to stay out of the damaged shed. They are fearful that the roof will collapse entirely and those inside will be injured. Your cooperation in this matter is greatly appreciated! Thank You, JB
Schedule for junior high boys and doubleheader basketball action at Gregory on Monday, January 16. This will be a rolling schedule and all games will be played at the Gregory Memorial Auditorium on Main Street. 1:00 8th grade JH boys game 7th grade JH boys game JV girls game JV boys game 5:30(approximately) girls varsity boys varsity to follow
Due to snow removal, we are asking that students and staff do not part on the south side of the high school this morning. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated!
Zoom Link to P-G School Board January Meeting (1/10/23): Joel Bailey is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Platte-Geddes School District January Board Meeting Time: Jan 10, 2023 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://sdk12.zoom.us/j/97957312029?pwd=NGhTL2hQOUhLNG1pMlJ4enVaTG9RUT09 Meeting ID: 979 5731 2029 Passcode: 038805
UPCOMING HEARING SCREENING NOTIFICATION The South Dakota School for the Deaf (SDSD) will conduct free hearing screenings at our school, for grades _K-3, 5,7_and __11_. THIS YEAR, HEARING SCREENINGS WILL TAKE PLACE: __at Platte-Geddes School on January 9, 2023___. (The screening was originally scheduled for January 4, 2023.) If your child does not pass the hearing screening, our school will contact you with the results. Rescreens or further testing can be completed at no charge, with the pediatric audiologist at: South Dakota School for the Deaf- Main Clinic 4101 W. 38th St Suite 101 Sioux Falls, SD 57106 PH: 605-367-5200 If you do NOT want your child to participate in the hearing screening, please contact your child’s school prior to the date listed above, or your child will be included as planned.
The "Good News Call" this week went out to Gunner Werkmeister. Gunner noticed that Mrs. Pazour needed help with a task that another student did not complete so he happily offered to do the job. Our positive affirmation this week was “I help others” and Gunner did just that! He noticed a job that needed to be done, and even though it was not his job to do, he offered to help and do the job anyway. Thank you, Gunner, for being a Happy Helper to others!
The "Good News Call" this week went out to Henry Graesser. Henry noticed that Mrs. Pazour needed help with a task that another student did not complete so he happily offered to do the job. Our positive affirmation this week was “I help others” and Henry did just that! He noticed a job that needed to be done, and even though it was not his job to do, he offered to help and do the job anyway. Thank you, Henry, for being a Happy Helper to others!
Platte-Geddes Schools will resume for a regular scheduled school day tomorrow, Friday, January 6, 2023. We hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas Break!
The girls and boys doubleheader scheduled for Thursday, January 5th in Corsica between Platte-Geddes and Corsica-Stickney has been postponed and is rescheduled for next Monday, January 9th at Corsica. 4:00 jv girls followed by jv boys 6:30 varsity girls followed by varsity boys The junior high boys will not play at Corsica on Monday as they have games scheduled with Chamberlain here at home.
Good evening, Platte-Geddes School will be closed on Thursday, January 5th. After consulting with the DOT and checking roads, the ice/snow packed highways, impassable gravel roads, and drifting make the conditions far too risky for our students and staff. We are optimistic that conditions will improve enough tomorrow to allow for school on Friday. Thank You, Joel Bailey Superintendent
Platte-Geddes Schools will be closed on Wednesday, January 4.
Platte-Geddes Schools will be closed on Tuesday, January 3, 2023. Thank you.
The girls basketball game scheduled for Tuesday January 3rd here in Platte vs Corsica-Stickney has been moved to Thursday January 5th and will now be played as part of a double header with the boys at Corsica. 4:00, girls jv followed by boys jv 6:30 girls varsity to be followed by the boys varsity The 2 junior high boys games will still be played on Thursday starting at 4:00 in the Corsica elementary gym.
Attention all 6-12 parents/students due to school cancellations last week we will have a regular Monday and Tuesday schedule. Lunch will be from 12:15-1:05. The previously released semester test schedule is invalid. Semester tests will be held during the students regularly scheduled class periods.
The wrestling tournament scheduled for tomorrow in Plankinton has been canceled.
The Boys Basketball Game at Burke scheduled for Thursday, December 15 has been rescheduled for Tuesday, January 17, 2023 as a doubleheader. The Girls Basketball Game at Gregory scheduled for today, has also been rescheduled as a doubleheader on Monday, January 16, 2023.
The Hoop Shoot scheduled for Saturday, December 17 in Winner has been postponed. We will inform you of the new date when it is available. Thank you.
Platte-Geddes Schools will be closed on Friday, December 16. Thank you.