Friday, November 17th, 2017

Day 52

K-6 Rotation Day 2


New Announcements for Students:

  • There was a pair of glasses found in the Art room, if they are yours, please go to the Art room to claim them.

  • Ala Carte: There will be no ala carte for 5th and 6th grade until further notice.

  • PTO Fundraiser kick off in the elementary gym this Fri. the 17th at 2:15

  • PTO: Parent meeting Friday November 17th @ 6:00 in the Elem. Conf. Room

  • Jr. High Softball Players- Please contact Mr. Murry with any updates to your tree toppers. Reminder that we put them together on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. at McGuire Landscaping in New Prague.

  • First Ever TCU Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course

Come join the Boys Basketball program as they host TCU's First Ever Ninja Warrior Course at the Tri City United High School Gym on Saturday, November 18th, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. (Noon).  Please enter through the athletic wing doors.  Elementary students grades Kindergarten through 5th are invited to participate.  Cost is $1 per time through the obstacle course.  Fastest times per grade level at the end of the event will receive an award (must be present to win)!  There will also be snacks and drinks for sale!  Small prizes will be given to the first 50 participants.

  • TCU Fall Musical: Tickets are now on sale in the activities office for TCU's fall Musical "The Sound of Music."  Performances are Friday Nov 17th at 7:00, Saturday Nov 18th at 7:00, and Sunday Nov 19th at 2:00.  Please come support our fine actors and actresses.Advance tickets are now available for purchase during office hours (7:45 am to 3:15 pm) in the High School Activities office or by calling Julie Schlup at 507-364-8118.  It is highly suggested to purchase and/or will call tickets in advance.  Tickets purchased at the door will be assigned seating only.

  • Hat Day Wednesday, November 22nd! All proceeds benefit the Nancy Milinkovich Fund.

  • PBIS: PBIS assembly for K-6, Wednesday, November  22, 2pm in the auditorium.   Also, Wednesday, November 22, PBIS K-6 Thanksgiving Bingo for grades meeting the target goal-the specific times will be coming

  • Picture retake day will be on November 29th


Repeat Announcements for Students:

  • School Store:

Dear TCU parents and friends,

Looking for a holiday gift for your Titan?

The Titan Store is opening a new pre-order from November 9th-19th, we will be offering new t-shirts, sweatshirts, sweatpants, and hats. Orders will be available to pick up at each building before holiday break, we will send out an email when things are ready to be picked up.

Tips for pre-ordering:

  1. Orders are submitted at

  2. When ordering, please put student’s name, and grade level in the note section on the order form. This assures the product is delivered without error.

  3. Payments are made on-line at the time of ordering with a credit card.

The BPA students welcome any suggestions of products or service! Please e-mail ideas to . The online store is always open, even after pre orders close.

  • Gustavus Volleyball Clinic: Gustavus will be holding a Winter Volleyball clinic on Sunday Dec. 3. There are flyers in the office for anyone interested.

  • Open swim Starts Sunday, Nov. 5 from 1 - 4 p.m. Open swim is also Wednesdays from 6 - 7:30 p.m.

  • ALL STUDENTS: There are to be no hats worn during the school day and that includes knit hats as well! Thank you!

  • 5-8 Students: There will only be a limit of 2 ala cart items during lunch. You can get multiple items, but only two of the same items.  Too many kids taking 5-6 cookies or icecreams etc. and then there is not enough for everyone.  Thank you

  • All K-8 students will be roller skating this year in PE classes November 27th through December 8th.

  • K-4 Jump Rope for Heart Kick off assembly in the elementary gym on February 12th at 9:50 to 10:20.

  • All Students: There is to be no food or drink in the link or the classrooms other than water.

  • 7th and 8th grade : Pop is NOT allowed in the lunchroom, and if you are drinking anything from a can to please remember to recycle.

Upcoming Events:

Nov. 21- 2nd grade to MN History Center (9:30-2:30)

Nov. 22nd -  3rd grade field trip to the Science Museum

Nov. 22nd - K-6 PBIS Assembly 2:00 in the auditorium

Nov. 23 & 24 - No School - Thanksgiving Break

Nov. 27th - Dec. 8th - All K-8 will be roller skating in PE



Activity Bus Schedule:


  • Jr. High Knowledge Bowl: 9:00-3:00 @ Hosanna Lutheran Church, Mankato, bus leaves MMS at 7:30

  • Weight Lifting Practice: 3:00-4:30 @ TCU HS Fitness Center

  • BBB Open Gym 7-12 @ MMS Gym 3:15-4:30

  • 7 & 8 Girls Basketball practice: 3:30-5:20 @ LeCenter Elem gym

  • Dance Team Practice: 3:30-5:20 @ LeCenter Auditorium

  • Activity Bus: Pick up MMS 3:05, returns 5:50; Returns Lonsdale 6:15

  • Online registration for winter Athletics and all Activities is open.  To register, go to, hover over "Activities", click "Activities Homepage", click on "Activities Online Registration".

Lunch Menu:


Monday - 

Tuesday - 

Wednesday - 

Thursday -

Friday - Roast turkey & gravy, cranberries, bread stuffing, soft pan roll OR Cheeseburger; Mashed potatoes, harvest bar


Community Ed:

Please see the Community Ed section of the TCU website @ for all of the up to date Communtiy Ed info

Contact: Lisa Tuma
Tri-City United Public Schools ISD 2905
101 2nd Street NE
Montgomery, MN 56069
Phone: 507-364-8100
Fax: 507-364-8103