Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Today is Day 3 in the rotation schedule & day 88 of the school year

School Hours 8:05 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.

Click the links below to find:

School Supply Lists

Click the link below to contact

Palmer Bus Company



Today’s Lunch Menu:

Crispy Chicken Sandwich

or All American Burger

Or Egg & Chicken Salad Slider Combo


Sides: Kettle Potato Chips & Pickle Slices


All meals include selection of veggies & fruit

To see future meals, please look on the school website here:


7th & 8th Grade Class Rotation Schedule:

Math WIN= 8th Grade

Reading WIN= 7th Grade

Choir= 7th Grade

Band= 8th Grade

5th & 6th Grade Band & Choir Rotation

Band= 6th Grade

5th & 6th Grade Voice Lessons


Sports/Activities Announcements:

3:15pm- 5:20pm

Dance Team Practice

Mont Elem Gym

3:15pm- 5:30pm

Wrestling Practice 7-12

TCU HS Rm E101 Wrestling Mat Rm


Basketball: Girls 7 Game

vs. Belle Plaine  @ Tri-City United - Le Center Middle School

B Elem Gym


Basketball: Girls 8 Game

vs. Belle Plaine  @ Tri-City United - Le Center Middle School

B Elem Gym

To see the most updated information, please check the Activities calendar here:


General Announcements:

Please make sure that your child is wearing weather appropriate clothing.  We go out for recess every day.  The only exceptions to this is when it is raining or below 0 degrees.


TCU-Le Center will be accepting applications for additional students to join our middle school AVID program for 2nd semester.

AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society. It is designed to ensure all students, especially those who are in the academic middle to:

* Succeed in rigorous curriculum

* Complete a college preparatory path

* Enroll in college

* Become educated leaders in their communities and our society

Applications are located outside the office. Please have them completed and returned to the main office by Tuesday, January 22nd. Feel free to contact Ms. McKissick, AVID counselor, with any questions.


Spelling Bee: Good luck to the following students who will be representing TCU Le Center 5th - 8th Grades in the spelling bee this afternoon: Abram Chimal, Claire Kubes, Eugene Castro, Gavin Jensen, Hannah Lange, John Kubes, Kaytlyn Miller-Gill, Morgan Fredrickson, Natalie Lundahl, and Xiani Medina.  The spelling bee will be held at the TCU Montgomery Middle School Auditorium at 1:00 p.m.

Snow Week (Jan. 28 - Feb. 1) Dress Up Days:

Monday - Pajama Day

Tuesday - Twins Day

Wednesday - Beach Day

Thursday - Neon or Blaze Orange Day

Friday - Super Bowl Friday

Please check the cubbies in the commons area for items that may belong to you or your students.  All items will be donated to the thrift store if not claimed.

Current 8th Graders will have the opportunity to meet with High School Counselors and Elective Class Teachers to learn about the classes available to them next year as 9th Graders.  The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, February 5th, 2:25 p.m. - High School Counselors will introduce the registration

process and required classes, and will provide registration materials for the students to

take home and look through.

Thursday, February 7th, 2:15 p.m. - High School Elective Class Teachers will present the

elective options available to the students during their High School journey.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2:25 p.m. - High School Counselors return to assist the

students in the registration process.  Any forms that parents/guardians need to sign are

due this day.

Attention all softball players: Register now for Gustavus Adolphus Skills Camp taking place in the Le Center gyms on January 20, 27 and February 10 and 17.  Cost is 50$. grade 2-6 hitting/fielding from 1230-2 and Pitching & catching from 2-3:30; grade 7-12 Pitching and catching from 12:30-2 and hitting/fielding from 2-3:30.  Register online at

7th & 8th Grade Snow Week Dance: Friday Feb.1st, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at Le Center MS Gym.  Admission: $5. Optional Formal Dress.

Talent Show: February 8th, 1:30 p.m.  Pick up Registration Forms at the display by Patti’s window.

The art room is in need of gallon ice cream bucket sized circle lids. We are using them as looms for our weavings. If you finish off a pail of ice cream and could save us the lid my weavers would really appreciate it!


Upcoming Community Education Events/Classes:

Youth Programming

Holiday Swims

Swim and Movie

Storybook Players

Dance Team Extravaganza

King Day Swim

Story Puppets

Art Club


Friendship Edventure Classes

Poly Hockey

Holiday Crafts


Adult Programming

Vision Board Workshop

Felted Button Cowl

Comprehensive Winery Experience

Yoga Flow

Water Workout

Karen’s Mystery Quilt

Barn Quilt Painting Workshop

Okinawan Karate/Kobudo

eVolve Fitness Dance

Ring the Bell Fitness

Essential Oils for Beginners

Retire Wisely

Quickbooks Onsite Training

Water Polo



View our brochures here!   Registration for classes is due at least a week ahead - some spaces limited!  Register Here!


TCU Community Ed. Soccer registration open now!

Flyers have gone home with students.Registration deadline is Feb. 1, 2019

Registration is online only at here.


Dance Extravaganza - Age 4 - Grade 6

Come dance with the TCU Black Diamonds Dance Team. Students will attend a dance clinic where they will learn a couple dances and then perform them at the Extravaganza Show! Cost includes a t-shirt. More info available online. Sign up today!


No School Swim Dates!

1/14 - Movie & swim Grade 3+

1/21 - King Day Swim All ages

2/18 - Presidents Day Swim All ages

1:00 - 3:00 pm

$1 pay at the pool

Swim Club revised start date Jan. 22! Community Ed. is now taking registrations for the next Swim Club session. Register here!

Upcoming Dates:


Jan. 15 3rd Quarter Starts

Jan. 19 Robotics Competition, 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Jan. 21 Staff Development Day at TCU HS

Jan. 30-Feb. 1 Eagle Bluff Trip - 5th Grade

Feb. 1 Honor Roll Breakfast, 7:45 a.m.

PBIS Assembly, 1:55 p.m.

7:00 p.m. Snow Week Dance

Feb. 4 School Counselor Appreciation day

Feb. 5 HS Counselors visit 8th Graders

Feb. 8 1:30 p.m. Talent Show

Feb. 12 K-6 Winter Conferences, 1:15 - 6:45 p.m.

7-8 Winter Conferences, 4:15 - 7:45 p.m.

Feb. 14 K-6 Winter Conferences, 4:15 - 7:45 p.m.

7-8 Winter Conferences, 4:15 - 6:45 p.m.

Feb. 15 3rd Quarter MidTerm

Feb. 18 No School - President’s Day

Feb. 20 8th Grade Registration for next year

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