Both JH and HS games scheduled for tonight have been postponed. We are working on rescheduling the games I will post updates when I have more information.
Tomorrow’s girls basketball game at Flandreau Indian has been canceled. The game will not be made up.
The Scholastic Book Fair is heading our way! It will be at our school February 17th from 4:00-8:00pm. Visit the Groton Elementary Library for all the fun! There are so many books to choose from for every kind of kid: adventure, sci-fi, best-selling, and even “laugh-out-loud” stories. We can’t wait to see you there! If you can’t make it, you can order online from Feb. 17th – Mar.2nd https://www.scholastic.com/bf/grotonelementary All purchases benefit our school
There will be NO OPEN GYM on Sunday, January 30, 2022.
The HS Boys Basketball games scheduled for yesterday, 1/24, vs. Northwestern have been rescheduled to Thursday, 1/27, as part of a boys/girls doubleheader. The doubleheader begins at 3:30 PM with a rolling schedule as follows: C Boys, JV Girls, JV Boys, Varsity Girls, Varsity Boys.
Due to illness, the boys C, JV, and Varsity basketball games for Monday, January 24 at Northwestern have been postponed - TBA. The 7th and 8th grade games will be played beginning at 6:00 PM (7th) followed by the 8th grade.
Due to illness all boys basketball games scheduled for Friday, January 21 vs Clarke Willow Lake have been postponed. The games will be played February 5 times of the games will be released once officials are hired to work. The girls game scheduled for January 20 at Clarke Willow Lake is still scheduled to be played.
Tonight’s girls basketball game versus Aberdeen Roncalli has been postponed due to weather. The game will be made up Monday, February 7 C game beginning at 5 PM JV and varsity to follow. Everybody have a safe weekend
Congratulations to our very own Officer Jerry Bjerke. Groton Area Elementary will greatly miss you! We appreciate everything you have done for the school and community. Enjoy your retirement!
The Groton Area School District will be opening 2 hours late on Thursday, January 6, 2022. There will be no 8:30 AM preschool. OST will be open at 7:00 AM.
Due to ongoing visibility issues, there will be no school in Groton today - Wednesday, January 5, 2022.
The Groton Area School District will open 2 hours late on Wednesday, January 5, 2022. There is no 8:30 AM preschool. OST will be open at 7:00 AM.
Tonight’s JH wrestling invite schedule for 6pm in Groton has been canceled.
The boys basketball game scheduled for 12/27/2021 vs. Kindred, ND in Jamestown has been canceled due to weather. The Tigers will now play in the Redfield Classic at Redfield on 1/15/2022 at 7:30 PM vs. Deubrook.
Good Morning!! OST's fundraiser materials are ready for pickup. They are located in the commons area. Please stop by before or after school. If you have any questions please contact the elementary school. Thank you again for supporting OST!
Groton Area Elementary Student Council completed their first food drive. All items will be donated to our BAGS program. Members would like to thank everyone who was able to donate food to a great cause! Thank you!!
Governor Kristi Noem has ordered that flags be flown at half-staff statewide from sunrise until sundown on Tuesday, December 7 in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
Governor Kristi Noem has ordered that flags be flown at half-staff statewide from sunrise until sundown effective through December 9 in honor of Senator Robert (Bob) Dole.
December Lunch and Breakfast menus are now posted online: https://www.grotonarea.com/page/food-service-information
The Elementary Student Council is hosting a food drive to benefit the BAGS program. Items needed are: ramen noodles, soups, granola bars, snack-sized chips, fruit cups, apple sauce cups, fruit snacks, mac and cheese, vegetable cans, and juice boxes. Food donation boxes will be available in the elementary commons and the north entryway until December 3. Thank you for helping our community!