Due to the extremely low wind chill temps through the morning tomorrow, there will be no school in Groton on February 13, 2020. Parent-teacher conferences will take place as scheduled from 1:30-8:30 PM.
Good afternoon. The elementary teachers would like all parents to know that students will be handing out their valentines gifts tomorrow morning. For the sake of not ruining lunch, we will plan to have their parties on Tuesday afternoon.
Due to the weather forecast for today including a Blizzard Warning for parts of our District followed by a Wind Chill Warning for dangerous wind chills, there will be no school in Groton on Wednesday, February 12.
There has been a time change to today's boys basketball game vs. Chamberlain. The "C" game has been canceled and the JV game will now begin at 2:00 PM and the varsity game will follow.
Better include a picture of the staff celebrating the 100th day of school. Time flies when you are learning!!!
Groton Area Elementary Staff celebrated the 100th day of school today! Time flies when you are learning!!!
Groton Wrestling Tournament TODAY. Wrestling starts at 10 AM. Good Luck, Tigers.
Jungle Book Fair Thursday, February 13th from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. If you can't make it, you can order online until February 12th. Enjoy a larger, expanded selection for all ages. Help your teacher build their classroom libraries. You may purchase a book from your teachers wish list and donate it to your classroom library. Books make GREAT gifts! https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairsdotcom/fair-finder.html
Due to weather the JH Boys Basketball Jamboree that was scheduled for tomorrow has been postponed til Saturday January 25th.
Due to weather wrestling will not be attending the Battler Tournament at Potter County this Saturday.
No 1st and 2nd grade boys basketball practice (mini-camp) today at 3:30 and 4:30. If you have any questions message Brett Schwan.
Monday nights Girls Varsity Basketball game has been rescheduled as part of a doubleheader with the boys on February 4th. Girls varsity will tip-off at 6:15 and girls JV at 4 PM.
Tonight's boys basketball game @ Sisseton has been postponed. There is no make-up date yet.
Congratulations to Getchen Dinger (Flute) and Lydia Meier (Trumpet) for being selected for the 2020 South Dakota Middle School All-State Band!
Girls basketball returns to the court tonight at the GHS Arena vs. Britton-Hecla. There will be a varsity game only. Tip time is 6:30 PM. Go Tigers!
Becca Tullar from the the SDSU Extension 4-H office is here this week working with our 5th grade students and teaching them about robotics during Mrs Lone's science class.
Due to roster issues with the Britton-Hecla JH Girls Basketball team there will be only one JH game on 12/13. The game will begin at 5:15 in the GHS Arena
Congrats to Coach Chelsea Hanson for being selected as the Region 1 Coach of the Year!
Due to the road conditions, the Groton Area School District will be starting 2 hours late on Monday, December 2. Buses will run where possible. OST will open at 7:00 AM. There will be no 8:30 AM preschool. Please use caution when traveling.
Just a reminder that there is no school on Wednesday, November 27 through Friday, November 29 for Thanksgiving. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving break.