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Daily Announcements April 27, 2017


Prom Saturday, April 29th information for Truman Schools:  Pictures: Pictures are being taken by Sue Patrowiak. They will start at 4:30 pm in the Gym. Pictures will be available for purchase and there will be order forms when pictures are taken. Punch Party: There will be a Punch Party for all Prom Couples in the School Cafeteria. This will begin at 5:00 pm. There is no cost for the Punch Party. Light snacks and refreshments will be served. Grand March: Grand March will be held in the Gymnasium. This will start at 7:00 pm. The cost is $4 for students, $6 for adults, and $4 for Senior Citizens. Dance:

The dance will follow Grand March in the Gymnasium. The dance will go until 11:30 pm.

Truman After Prom Information

Bus will leave school parking lot at 11:45 PM.  All students must ride the bus in order to attend.  If students have signed up for the after prom party and they do not get on the bus a parent will be notified.  The bus will return from Fairmont at 4:30 AM on the morning of the 30th.

On the Monday, March 20, 2017 School Board meeting the following changes were made to the school calendar for the 2016-2017 school year.  This change was to accommodate the number of minutes the state requires for schools to be in session.  This is because of the snow days we have had this year.
  April 28:     Regular Day Schedule – school out at 3:00 PM
  May 5:       PLC Day - school out at 2:00 PM
  May 12:     Regular Day Schedule – school out at 3:00 PM
  May 19:     Regular Day Schedule – school out at 3:00 PM
  May 26:     Regular Day Schedule – school out at 3:00 PM

The elementary concert is on May 15th at 2:00 PM and the High School band and choir concert is on May 22nd at 7:00 PM.

Truman Public school invites you to come and take a tour of the school, please call 776-2111 to arrange a visit.

Truman Schools are not allowing sleeveless garments to be worn until the weather is warmer.  Mr. Nass will announce when that time arrives.  If students do wear clothing of this type to school, we have T shirts for them to change in to.

We are collecting HyVee and Fareway grocery receipts, soup labels, Moola milk covers, and Sunny D labels as a fundraiser for the school. If you would like to donate them please send or drop them off in the office.  

The class of 2019 is selling Jaguar water bottles for $10.00.  They are also selling Jaguar sock for $15.00.  

The class of 2020 is selling Jaguar lanyards for $5.00.  

The Weight Room will be open to the public to use from 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM Monday through Friday.  Dan Klassen is supervising during this time.    

High School

Truman Schools DOES NOT have an "Open Campus" during the lunch period.  Students are not to leave the building during this time.

Students: check out the list of scholarships available on the website home page.

A reminder to male students that they must register with Selective Service within 30 days of their 18th birthday.  It is the law.

Minnesota Association of Townships Scholarship Program is awarding $1,000 scholarships to up to six juniors currently attending a Minnesota public, private, or parochial high school or a home study program that plan to further their education at a college, university, or vocational school. Information is available in the office. Deadline is May 1, 2017.

The National Honor Society induction ceremony will take place on Wed, May 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the cafeteria.   Will be serving cake, coffee, and juice.

Driver's Ed will be given in Truman on June 5-June 16 from 8:30-11:30 AM in the Board Conference room.  Information is available in the office. 

Summer Pacesetter Volleyball and Basketball camps lined up through Community Ed.  Copy link to register http://pacesettersports.net/register/


New outside rules regarding weather are as follows:  If the feels like temp is under 50 the children must wear coats.  If the feels like temp is 50 - 59 degrees the children don't have to wear coats if they have long sleeves.  Long pants must also be worn unless the temp is 60+.

If the feels like temp is 60+ the children get to choose.  We will be using the KSUM/KFMC website to find the temperature and it will be posted in three places.  Our playground expectations state that children will dress appropriately for the weather and they will listen to what the adults tell them to do.

Our spring BOGO - Buy 1 Get One Free - book fair will be held during track & field, May 4 & May 5 from 12:30-2:30 p.m. in the Elementary Activity Room.  This a great time to stock up for your summer reading. You may also consider buying a book for our elementary library at this great price.  Mrs. Jensen has a box in the library for spare change if you would like to contribute toward the purchase of new books for our library.  Just have your child bring the money in for our box.

Reading Counts ends on Friday, May 12th.

All library books need to be returned no later that Friday, May 19th.

Community Ed

Follow all Truman High Schools Athletics on Twitter @TrumanSports  

Jaguar and Jayhawk clothing is now available.  There is a tab entitled "Sportswear".  Check it out!  Order forms are in the office.

State girls basketball shirts are still available in the following sizes:  Youth Large - 4, Small- 8, Medium - 4, XL - 5, and 2XL - 6 for $5.00 each.

Monday, May 1
Golf vs MCW at Fox Lake.  Meet starts at 4:15 PM, bus leaves at 2:45 PM, please dismiss students at 2:35 PM.
Track practice in Truman.
Junior high track at Maple River.  Meet starts at 4:30 PM, bus leaves at  PM.
Softball practice in Madelia 3:30 PM top 5:30 PM, students should ride the shuttle bus.
Junior high softball vs New Ulm Lutheran at Madelia.  Game starts at 4:15 PM, students should ride the shuttle bus.

Tuesday, May 2
B squad baseball vs St. James at St. James.  B squad starts at 6:00 PM, Varsity to follow, bus leaves at PM.
B squad baseball vs 
Golf at Madelia.  Meet starts at 4:15 PM, bus leaves at 3:00 PM, please dismiss students at 2:50 PM.
Track at St. James.  Meet starts at 4:30 PM, bus leaves at  PM.
Junior high will practice after school.
Varsity softball vs St. Clair at St. Clair.  Game starts at 4:300 PM, bus leaves at PM.
Junior high softball vs St. Clair at St. Clair.  Game starts at 5:00 PM, bus leaves at PM.

Wednesday, April 26
Track will practice at home sites after school.
Softball practice in Madelia, students should ride the shuttle bus.
Baseball will practice in Truman today.

Thursday, April 27
Varsity track will practice in Truman.
Junior high track at Maple River.  Meet starts at 4:30 PM, bus leaves at 3:00 PM, please dismiss students at 2:50 PM.
Softball vs MCW at Madelia.  B squad game to follow varsity game.  Games start at 4:30 PM, B squad game will follow, students should ride the shuttle bus.
Junior high softball vs MCW at Madelia.  Game starts at 4:30 PM, students should ride the shuttle bus.
Baseball will practice in Truman today.
There will be NO Golf practice.

Friday, April 28
Track at Blue Earth.  Meet starts at 4:30 PM, bus leaves at 3:00 PM, please dismiss students at 2:50 PM.
Varsity softball vs HLO at Madelia, B squad to follow.  Game starts at 5:00 PM, students should ride the shuttle bus.
Baseball will practice in Truman today.


Fruit or juice is served daily with each breakfast.  Bread and milk are included with each lunch.  Extra fruit and vegetables served daily.

Federal and State Dietary regulations require that Food Service are REQUIRED to serve each student 1/2 cup of fruit and 1/2 cup of vegetables daily.

Breakfast is free for all kindergarten students.

Ala Carte or Doubles need to be in to the office BEFORE 10:00 each day to reserve a meal change.

Monday, May 1
Breakfast: Cereal bar, string cheese, fruit, juice
Lunch: Turkey wrap, oven French fries, fresh vegetables, fruit treat
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Tuesday, May 2
Breakfast: Waffle, blueberry fluff, fruit, juice
Lunch: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, broccoli, fresh fruit
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Wednesday, May 3
Breakfast:  Bagel, strawberry cream cheese, fruit, juice
Lunch: Shrimp poppers, string cheese, calico beans, spinach salad, applesauce
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Thursday, April 27
Lunch: Taco meat, chips or soft shells, cup of fixings, rice/fiesta beans, corn, fruit
Alternate Line: Chicken fajita with shells

Friday, April 28
Breakfast: Cooks choice, fruit, juice
Lunch: Mini corn dogs, calico beans, spinach salad, fruit
Alternate Line:  Chicken strips with BBQ sauce