Brookwood Jr/Sr High Newsletter

 

BROOKWOOD JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL NEWSLETTER

P.O. Box 130 Ontario, WI 54651 – 337-4401/fax 337-4759

 

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

If you are interested in seeing the Brookwood Morning announcements, please go to our web site, www.now.k12.wi.us, click on BHS Daily Announcements.

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Lunch Menu for next week, October 21st-25th:

Monday: Chicken Nugget, Cornbread or Pulled Pork Sandwich, Sweet Potato Fry, Milk

Tuesday: Fiestada or Corndog, Calico Beans, Cottage Cheese, Milk

Wednesday: Hamburger or Mashed Potato Bowl, Dinner Roll, Corn, Milk

Thursday: Barbecue Sandwich or Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza, Steamed Broccoli, Milk

Friday: Ham & Cheese Sandwich or Walking Taco, Green Beans, Milk

 

 

The Brookwood FFA and Blood Center of Wisconsin will be hosting a Blood Drive at Brookwood High School on Thursday, Oct. 24th. We will take appointments from 10:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and walk-ins are always welcome! Our goal is to collect 40 units of blood and we would love it if you could help us reach that goal! And remember, every unit saves 3 lives! To make an appointment, please contact Sarah Watters or Bailey Hart at the High School, 337-4401. There will yummy snacks available after you’re done donating! Thank you so much for your support.

 

Congratulations to our Theatre Program students! Brookwood students who competed with their entry “Let Me Count The Ways” in the One Act Theatre Competition yesterday in Menomonie qualified to advance to sectionals! They received favorable feedback and highly constructive criticism to help them prepare for the next level of adjudication.

 

 

 

 

FROM THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR

 

  • Upcoming College Admissions/Military Officer Visits:

              Thursday, October 24 - Marines Lunch table set-up (12:25 PM)

              Thursday, October 31 - UW-Platteville including Baraboo Sauk County and                                                  Richland Center (9:00 AM)

              Wednesday, November 6 - Army Lunch table set-up (12:25 PM)

              Wednesday, November 13 - UW-Eau Claire (1:00 PM)

              Wednesday, November 20 - Western Technical College (8:00 AM - 10:00 AM)

    Students are to sign up with Mrs. Pasch if interested in meeting with any of the college admissions officers. No need to sign up for the military visits as those will occur during lunch time.

  • Unity Day is Oct. 23rd – A day to wear and share ORANGE! Unite to send one large ORANGE message that together we can create a world without bullying by uniting for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion.
  • Brookwood will be hosting a Regional Financial Aid Night on Wednesday, Nov. 6th at 5 p.m.

 

                                           Upcoming Events: 

                             Wednesday, Oct. 23rd                     Early Release for students @ 1:30 pm

                             Thursday, Oct. 24th                          Picture Re-take day 8-10 am

                             Thursday, Oct. 24th                          FFA & Blood Center of WI Blood Drive 10:30am-3:30pm

                             Thursday, Nov. 7th                            Parent/Teacher Conferences 4-8 pm

                             Friday, Nov. 8th                                  NO SCHOOL – Parent/Teacher Conferences 8am-Noon

 

 

In the Community!

  • The Falcon Booster Club is having a Flag Football tournament on October 19th at the Wilton community Center. They are still looking for ref’s/concession workers, please contact Lori Brueggen if able to help - 435-6512.
  • The Norwalk Lions Costume Party will be Oct. 31st, 7:00 p.m., at the Norwalk Community Center. All ages welcome! There will be cash prizes! Will be serving hot dogs, chips, and apples!
  • Practice for the Community Choir will be starting on Wednesday, Oct. 16th! WE ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WHO LOVE TO SING!! Practices are held at the Faith Congregational Church in Wilton @ 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday night until the concert on Sunday, Dec. 15th at the Wilton Community Center. For more information, please contact Debbie Anderson @ 608-633-2116 or dandersonsings@hotmail.com. Hope to see you there for great music & fun!
  • The Village of Wilton will have Trick or Treating on October 31st, from 5-7pm. Residents are asked to turn their porch light on and display the orange pumpkin (orange pumpkins are available at local businesses).

Ontario Public Library News:  April Arndt – Library Director – ontlibr@wrlsweb.org

  • & Pick up a coloring sheet for our Halloween Coloring Contest! The contest is open to children ages 12 and under. One entry per child. Entries must be dropped off at the library by 6 p.m. on 10/30/2019. Judging will take place 11/1/2019. Winners will be notified by phone and will receive a spooky prize!
  • & The next book group selection is The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters. Copies of The Little Stranger can be checked out at the circ desk. The book group will meet Nov. 13th at 2pm to discuss the selection. New members are always welcome!
  • & We’re hosting a Spooky Creations event on Monday, Oct. 28th from 4-5 pm. We’ll be decorating Halloween-themed cookies and pumpkins with Crystal Winchell from The Sweet Treat Boutique. All ages are welcome. Registration required. Call 608-337-4651 or email ontlibr@wrlsweb.org to register.

Norwalk Public Library News:  Ken Kittleson – Library Director – norwalkpl@wrlsweb.org 823-7473

  • & No updated information from the Norwalk Library at this time

Wilton Public Library News:  Bobbie Bender – Library Director – wiltonlibrary@wrlsweb.org  435-6710

  • & NO updated information from the Wilton Library at this time

BROOKWOOD ATHLETICS OCTOBER 17 - 26, 2019

Thursday, October 17

  • HS Volleyball @ Cashton: C 5:00; JV 6:00; Varsity 7:30

( Steve Vieth / BHS 4:10 )

  • Conference Cross Country @ Union Center: 4:30

( Jim Kuderer / DISMISS 2:30; BHS 2:45 )

  • JH Volleyball @ Hillsboro ( Hillsboro & Royall ): 5:00

( Jim Summerfield / BHS 4:00 )

  • JH Football @ DeSoto: 5:00

( Curt Brieske / DISMISS 2:45; BHS 3:00 )

Friday, October 18

  • Varsity Football hosts Highland: 7:00
  • BHS Choir Tailgate Supper: 5:30

Sunday, October 20

  • Brookwood Cross Country Chicken Dinner ( Norwalk Park Shelter ): 10:00

Monday, October 21

  • JH Boys Basketball begins: 3:30

Tuesday, October 22

  • Regional Volleyball @ Elk Mound: 7:00

( Jim Summerfield / BHS 3:40  )

Thursday, October 24

  • Regional Volleyball @ TBA: 7:00

( Driver & Time TBA )

Friday, October 25

  • Varsity Football @ TBA ( Level 1 Playoff Game ): 7:00

Sunday, October 26

  • Sectional Cross Country @ Westby: Girls 12:15; Boys 1:00

( Jim Kuderer / Norwalk 9:40; Wilton 9:50; Ontario 10:00 )

CALENDAR CHANGES

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17:  C Volleyball will play @ Cashton: 5:00

WINTER SPORTS

Winter sports seasons are nearly here.  Sign Ups for HS Girls Basketball, HS Boys Basketball, HS Wrestling, and Winter Cheer are now in the office.

FOOTBALL PLAYOFF T-SHIRTS

With the Falcon Football team again qualifying for the playoffs, we will be ordering playoff    t-shirts.  Order forms are available in the HS office or from Mr. Clinton.  Deadline to turn in order form and money is Monday, October 21, at noon.