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Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
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Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619



Week of Dec. 13-16

TUESDAY, Dec. 13 - Hot dog, baked beans, fries, mandarin, oranges, milk variety.

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 14 - Fajita chicken, vegetables, soft tortilla, lettuce, cheese, salsa, sour cream, corn, fresh fruit, Rice Krispie treat, bread slice, milk variety.



AY, Dec. 15 - Shrimp, mashed potatoes, butter, peas, baked apples, blueberry muffin, bread slice, milk variety.

FRIDAY, Dec. 16 - Hamburger hotdish, garlic toast, green beans, pears, milk variety.

Scholarships available

Scholarships available in the high school office:

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota Scholarship: Seniors who are sons, daughters, grandsons, or granddaughters of a veteran. Deadline is March 15.

American Legion Auxiliary Past Presidents Health Care Scholarship: Seniors going into any health care field. Deadline is March 15.

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students: Non-traditional students who are a member of The American Legion Auxiliary or Sons of the American Legion. Deadline is March 1.

American Legion Auxiliary Children of Warriors National President Scholarship: Seniors who are daughters, stepdaughters, sons, stepsons, grandsons, granddaughters, great-grandsons of veterans who served in the Armed Forces during eligible dates.

American Legion Auxiliary spirit of Youth Scholarship -- for Junior Members: Seniors and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline is March 1.

Farm Credit Service Scholarship: Seniors who are from an actively farming or ranching family OR planning to pursue an agricultural. Deadline is March 1.

Heart Research Scholarship: Minnesota seniors, college freshman, sophomores, or juniors with an interest in the health science area.

St. Thomas Science, Mathematics and Engineering Scholarships: Seniors applying to St. Thomas. Deadline is Dec. 1.

AXA Achievement Scholarship: Seniors who are active in their community, have led a project that benefits others and overcome personal challenges. Apply online at Deadline is Dec. 15.

AXA Achievement Community Scholarship: Seniors who show ambition and drive, respect for self, family and community and ability to succeed in college. Download an application at Deadline is Feb. 1.

Community Ed

Wednesday Night Volleyball will be held from 7-9 p.m. in the high school gym. This is for anyone age 16 and up and the fee is $3 per night.



Week of Dec. 12-16

MONDAY, Dec. 12 - Chicken noodle hotdish, peas, dinner roll, orange wedges, milk.

TUESDAY, Dec. 13 - Sloppy Joes, cheese slice, green beans, Banana, milk.

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 14 - Chili, cheese stick, crackers, cinnamon roll, applesauce, milk.

THURSDAY, Dec. 15 - Italian spaghetti, cole slaw, cheesy French bread, apple, milk.

FRIDAY, Dec. 16 - Chicken pot pie filling over biscuits, peas, dessert, milk.

Community Ed

Zumba will be held every Wednesday night from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the little gym. This class is free of charge.



Week of Dec. 12-16

MONDAY, Dec. 12 - Fajitas with the works, sandwich, peaches, milk.

TUESDAY, Dec. 13 - Shrimp poppers, pasta salad, green beans, fruit mix, milk.

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 14 - Wild rice hotdish, vegetable blend, sandwich, pears. milk.

THURSDAY, Dec. 15 - Italian dunkers, cheese bread, vegetable sticks, orange wedges, milk.

FRIDAY, Dec. 16 - Hoagie, chips, juice, bar, milk.

Northome Calendar

Christmas concert dates

The dates of the Christmas concerts are Dec. 8 in Northome for K-12 and Dec. 15 in Kelliher for K-12.

Book club meets in January

The Northome Library book club will not be meeting in December. It will come together again Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. at the libary to discuss The Lady Elizabeth by Alison Weir.

Catch-up sessions cancelled

There will be no after school Wednesday catch-up sessions until Dec. 14. Catch-up is an after school program designed to enhance classroom learning and allow students time to get help on homework or complete make-up work.

A session is offered once a week on Wednesdays from 3:20-5:30 p.m. Students may use the activity bus to secure a ride home.

No school Dec 23- Jan. 2

There will be no school Dec. 23-30. School will be in session again starting Jan. 2, due to Christmas break.

First quarter Responsibility List

A student may achieve placement on this Honor Roll independent of the Academic Honor Roll.

Grade 12: Hollea Boquist, Rachel Chaffin, Rebecca Dreher, Mandy Girtz, Megan Halverson, Danielle Lindner, Hope Lindner, Scott Pierson and Kristen White. Grade 11: Justine Frenzel, Christian Jourdan, Brandon Schmid, Caleb Schneider, Keith Shaughnessy, Cyril Weidenborner and Tristan Williams.

Grade 10: Tanyssa Olafson, Isaiah Rahier and Autum Rossman. Grade 9: Evan Becker, Sonna Bergloff, Sadie Fraley, Jeanette Frenzel, Bree Lindley and Eli Rahier. Grade 8: Miranda Carrigan, Rachel Fahey, Casey Gross, Lane Lindner, Giizhik Wagner, Brigette Williams and Michaela Williams. Grade 7: Dylan Albrecht, Austin Dreher, Taylor Jourdan, Rebecca Maggert, Kezia Rahier.

Pioneer staff reports