BAND STUDENTS- Report time for the football game tomorrow is 6:00pm. Meet in the band room. We will NOT wear uniforms tomorrow, so wear purple and gold just like today. We are only doing the anthem before the game, no half time.
Reminder- there will be a STAC meeting and auditions for 7th-12 grade students that are interested in participating in theater this fall.
The Fall Homecoming Royalty ballot was emailed to HS Students this morning. Voting ends at 3:00 tomorrow. Students, if you didn't receive the email, contact email@example.com
A cell phone was found at the JH football game tonight. The owner can claim it in the Elementary Office tomorrow or call 529-2278 ext. 103.
There will be a meeting for any 7th and 8th grade girls interested in playing junior high basketball, Monday, September 28, at 6:00 PM in the circle drive.
Freshman: Banner decorating has been moved to 6:30 tonight. We will meet in the outdoor lunch area. Please bring markers if you have some. A point will be awarded to everyone that shows up.
7th-12th grade students interested in theater, we will be hosting a brief informational meeting after school this Thursday at 3:30. The meeting will take place in the auditorium on the stage. We will also be hosting auditions afterwards for our fall production.
Sophomores will work on the Homecoming banner in Ms. Bowling's classroom from 1-3 pm today. This is your first opportunity to earn points this year!
Picture Day is 09/29/2020, mark your calendar! Ordering online is easy, visit inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/51845XF. Remember this code is for HS students only.
Important! Please read: Your Picture Day might look a little different this year. You may not be receiving Order Flyers, so communication to parents may look a little different too. That's why we have created a website for you to get answers, tools and resources to help make Picture Day run smoothly. Visit the Picture Day Guide Website here! A note on masks: We rely on parent volunteers or school employees to ensure each child is ready to have their picture taken and has their mask removed if they feel comfortable. Our photographers may simply ask one time, "Would you like to take off the mask for your portrait?" Please make sure teachers or volunteers remind the students that when it's their turn to take their picture, it is okay to remove the mask and hold it in their hands.
Juniors, we will have a class meeting during WIP time on Monday to discuss the banner. We will work on the banner after school on Monday and Tuesday. Also, don't forget your shirt sales are due today.
Seniors, two things: We will have a meeting in Maschmeier’s room at 6:30 Monday evening. Next week is a big week for concessions with 3 games. The sign up sheets are on Maschmeier’s door. Thank you!
The freshman class will meet at 7:30 on Monday, September 21 to work on their homecoming banner. Please meet at the outside lunch area.
Reminder- HS Choir students please report the the softball field at 4:45 this afternoon to sing the Nation Anthem.
HS Choir Students, we will not be together in class tomorrow due to testing. I wanted to remind you that we have a home softball game tomorrow that we will be singing the National Anthem at. Please be at the softball field at 4:40 to warm up.
Picture Day is coming up on 09/29/2020! Order online at inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/51845XF. This is code is for HS students only.
Due to injuries on the Lincoln Football team, tomorrow's JV game has been cancelled.
The softball game at Hardin Central has been cancelled due to weather.
We have a new web based circulation system in the library. This video explains how to use it if you want to check out books remotely. https://youtu.be/GZkOV0J4xiU
The Monday Message was sent out this morning for elementary/JH students and parents. If you did not receive it, please contact the office or you can email Ms. Drummond at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seniors, we have a football game this Friday with first concession shift at 6 pm. The sign-up sheet was posted on Ms. Maschmeier’s door on Tuesday. We currently have 3 students signed up and clean-up shift is covered. Come by and sign up. See you there!
HS STUDENTS: If you have a dual credit, online, or ITV class, some of those have already begun. I have emailed info to a few of you. If you need anything from me, please email: email@example.com
August 24, 2020 - Today, the Slater School Board of Education decided to delay the start of school to Tuesday, September 1, 2020. Due to the increase rise of COVID cases in our area, it is in the best interest for our Wildcat Family to do so at this time. All face-to-face activities and practices are suspended until Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, although virtual practices may still take place. We will continue to evaluate the situation to keep our community informed. As of now, classes will begin Sept. 1 whether that be online or face-to-face with decisions to be released on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020.
The Wildcat Fitness Center door is now working - sorry for any inconvenience.
5th Grade Parents---if you haven't done so, be sure and check your email for Thursday's open house appointment information. Thank you, Mrs. Thomas
We are having a problem with the card reader at the Wildcat Fitness Center this weekend-we apologize for any inconvenience!
4th grade parents, please check your email in regards to the Open House schedule. Mrs. Clements and Mrs. Krog
Prom and Graduation pictures are ready for you to pick up at Lee's Studio.
7th and 8th Grade Students, please check your school emails for JH Cheer information!!
Please visit the "News" section @ www.slaterschools.net for details on the re-entry plan for the 20-21 school year.
Jr High and HS athletes - Reminder to make your appointment with Dr. Allegri's office for your free physical on Aug. 5. He will only be seeing students with appointments. 660-529-3610.
Slater School District is seeking a Full Time Food Server applicant for the 2020-2021 school year. The applicant should be a student-centered, positive, team-oriented individual who will assist in the preparation of school meals. Application can be found on our school website: www.slaterschools.net. Contact Debbie Gonzalez, Superintendent at 660-529-2278 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information. Slater School District is an equal opportunity employer.
Slater School District is seeking a Paraprofessional applicant for the 2020-2021 school year. The applicant should be a student-centered, positive, team-oriented individual who will assist the teacher in a smooth functioning environment. Qualifications: A high school diploma or GED, 60 hours of college credit or a passing score on the Paraprofessional Praxis exam. Application can be found on our school website: www.slaterschools.net. Contact Debbie Gonzalez, Superintendent at 660-529-2278 or email@example.com for additional information. Slater School District is an equal opportunity employer.
Congratulations to our 2020 SHS Graduates!!!! Once a Wildcat, Always a Wildcat! https://www.wevideo.com/view/1770317855
SHS Choir Students, please meet in the gym for rehearsal.
SHS Choir Students, please remember that this is a more formal event. Therefore I politely ask that you dress nicely because you'll be representing our school.
Did you know you can watch tonight's HS Graduation ceremony from anywhere?!? KMMO will livestream the event, beginning at 7:30 pm! To watch, go to https://livestream.com/kmmo or go to KMMO.com or KMMO's Facebook page. Thank you, KMMO & Exchange Bank! Congrats, Class of 2020!
HS Graduation practice is at 10:00 TOMORROW in the gym. See you soon, Wildcats!
SHS Choir Students, please have your rehearsal recordings of you singing the Alma Mater with the accompaniment submitted by 6 pm today. As of right now I only have 1 submission, I need 25 more.
Attention 8th grade and high school band students: Practice for graduation will be tonight in the gym beginning at 7pm. Please enter through the gym door. Our graduating seniors deserve a supportive band to mark the end of their high school years. Please plan on attending rehearsal & the ceremony on Friday night. Please let me know via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions or are unable to attend. See you tonight - Ms. Foreman
SHS Choir Students, please plan on being at the school at 6:30 pm Friday evening to do a quick rehearsal before graduation. If you have emailed me about not being in attendance you're good to go. Please continue to practice and make sure to send me those recrodings.
SHS Choir Students, please upload a recording of yourself singing the Alma Mater with the accompaniment that you have been practicing for graduation. I need to hear how things are going to prepare for Friday's performance. Upload files to Google Classroom or email email@example.com. Please have this done by Thursday afternoon at 6 pm.
Graduation Week is here! Pre-School Grad - July 9 - 6:00 p.m. JH Grad - July 9 - 7:30 p.m. HS Grad - July 10 - 7:30 p.m. All in HS Gym.
Thank you to everyone who donated their time, energy, and supplies to help with prom. There are several items at the school that belong to parents or community members. If you have something to pick up, please email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) with a time you are available. I am available today until noon and all day tomorrow. Thank you!
Class of 2021, we need more than 2 students to come help clean up prom decorations. The school will have no issues charging us a fee if they have to clean up for us.
Class of 2021, we will be taking down the prom decorations today starting at 3 until everything is clean. The more people we have, the less time it will take. See you there! :)
After Prom will be held in the cafeteria from 11:45 p.m.-2:00 a.m. on June 26. If a student leaves prom for any reason before 11:00 p.m. they will not be admitted into After prom.
Prom goers today is the last day to pay for prom. I will be in the HS office until 3 pm.
We have a volunteer to photographer’s assistant. Thank you!
Due to unforeseen circumstances, we need a photographer’s assistant for prom. Lee’s Studio has offered compensation to a parent or community member who volunteers. If interested, please email email@example.com
Prom walk-in will begin at 8 pm Friday evening in the circle drive of the school and prom itself will last until 11 pm. Come show love to these wonderful students who will be decked out in beautiful gowns and handsome tuxedos driving some awesome cars!
Attention Senior Class of 2020!! Graduation Pictures will take place July 8th at 10:00 am in the High School gym. Picture packets may be picked up from Barb Monday-Friday in the HS Office.
Opportunity alert! HS students (incoming sophomores and above) interested in running for an FBLA Office - please email Mrs. Crews at firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday (6/24). You must already be an FBLA member to be eligible. Thanks!
Reminder: All Prom tickets have to be paid for by Thursday at 3 pm in the HS Office.
8th grade students please remember to be practicing your graduation song that I have posted on Google Classroom. Here is the class code again if you need it. 3evca4q
If you are planning on going to Prom, please email me your name and the name of your date at email@example.com. I will be able to tell you how much you owe for Prom tickets. I will be in the Office Monday-Thursday from 7 am - 3 pm next week.
Concrete work has been postponed due to pending weather. The Wildcat Fitness Center will be OPEN until further notice.
The Wildcat Fitness Center will be CLOSED starting today until 6/22/2020 due to concrete work.
Class of 2021 students, our first prom decoration session is Sunday at 5 pm.
Class of 2021 students, if you would like to know your current class points going into senior year, email Ms. Maschmeier. Have a great day!
A 2021 class meeting will be held in the school library this Wed the 17th @ 6 pm. We will be discussing various details for Prom. All 2021 students and parents welcome!
Current 8th Graders---If you haven't emailed me pictures for the graduation slide show, do it asap. Check your email for the last 3 reminders!!! Mrs. Thomas
We would like to congratulate the following seniors for being Academic Scholars for all 4 years of HS: Holly Barney, Layla Beyer, Keegan Duncan, Sydney Reed, Abby Uhlich, Madisyn Beeler, Justyce Brooks, Larry Henke, and Kirby Richards. Congratulations!
Seniors: Please stop by the HS office and pick up the inserts for the change of date for Graducation if you ordered invitations. I will be here from Monday-Thursday in the office.
For any 7th or 8th grade girls interested in playing junior high basketball next year, open gyms will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM! Email Coach Downs at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions!
Eighth grade students please make sure to check your emails for info about joining the JH Choir Google Classroom. If you need a new email please contact me at email@example.com. The classroom has the videos you need for practicing your graduation song.
FREE PIZZA! Still accepting videos or photos of you reading this summer. I've got 22 coupons left. Send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please bring your own water bottle today for cheer practice/tryouts. See you soon!
Grades K-8: Send me a video of you reading a book to someone or telling me about a book you've recently read. First 25 will get coupons for a FREE PERSONAL PAN PIZZA! Send videos to: email@example.com
HS Spring Sport Pictures are in Ms. Barb's Office. My office hours are Monday-Thursday from 7 am - 3 pm. Stop by and pick them up!
We have emailed the HS grade cards out. Please check your emails parents. If you don't have an email on file I am mailing them today.
Please join us for a Send-Off celebration for the 4 2020 Graduates who will be at Boot Camp during the rescheduled July Graduation! We're going to wrap these young men in love, honks, and well wishes as we drive around the school block at 7:00 pm TONIGHT! Line up starts on Morgan St (headed North), behind the Fire Truck & Military vehicle. See you then!
NHS members....Reminder Red Wheel pickup will today at 4 behind the school by the AG shop.
FFA members, remember officer applications are due by midnight. They where email in a Google Form. If you need assistance with it please contact Mr. Crews.
NHS members........please meet pick up your Red Wheel fundraising items tomorrow at 4 outside the gym on Morgan Street. Please check email for more information.
Mrs. Krog's 5th graders....just a reminder our ZOOM meeting will be today at 1:00. Check your email or Google Classroom for the link! Hope to see you then!!!
Parents of Mrs. Boggs’ 2nd Graders: Please check your email for our newsletter and details about tomorrow’s Zoom meeting. I hope to see everyone on there!!
Last 4th Grade Zoom meeting is at 10:00 am today! Please check your emails or the newsletter for login information! See you there!
If your student was to attend the Children's Literature Festival, that money ($8) will be transferred to their lunch account for next year. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions. Thanks!
Who's ready for part 4 of Death By Toilet Paper? It's now available on YouTube. https://youtu.be/fMhfhL_RgZk
Today is the last day to drop off any work, books, uniforms,etc. We will be in the circle drive until 1 p.m. See you soon!
5th Graders pick up your D.A.R.E. t-shirts Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in the circle drive.
High school students: if you're in an online or dual credit course, please send Ms. Pointer your grades. email@example.com This does not apply to those taking Spanish. I will get those from Ms. Weldon.
Mrs. Thomas' 5th graders--check your email for our zoom mtg at 10:30 this morning. Bring a pencil and paper! See you then!
Reminder: Mrs. Anderson's Junior High Communication Arts students Zoom meetings today-link is in your Google Classroom. If you have questions email me! I look forward to seeing you!
5th graders be sure to check your email and Google Classroom for the link to today's Zoom meeting. See you at 3
Parents of Mrs. Boggs’ 2nd graders: Please check your email for the link to tomorrow’s Zoom meeting, 5/6, at 10:30. Hope to see everyone there!
Mrs. Anderson's Junior High Communication Arts students please check your e-mail and Google Classroom for Zoom meeting information. See you tomorrow 5/6/20 on Zoom!
4th Grade Zoom class at 10:00 am today. Students and Families, check your emails and the newsletter for login information! I can’t wait to see you!
Eighth grade students check emails again, I sent the wrong meeting info. My apologies!
Eighth grade students please don't forget to check your emails and join me in 10 minutes for our zoom session.
Congratulations to the 2020 Slater CTA/Tom Audsley Memorial Scholarship Recipients: Sydney Reed, Justyce Brooks, Aden Campbell, Holly Barney, and Emilee Grimes. Each is receiving a $500 scholarship to help them in their journey of becoming educators. Recipients please check your emails for more information.
Eighth grade students please check your email for tomorrow's Zoom info, I am looking forward to hearing from you all. -Mr. Meyer
Music History students don't forget to check your email for today's zoom info.
Reminder—Ms. Reeter’s math classes have Zoom mtgs today. Check your email/Google Classroom for details. See you soon!
Ms. Reeter’s JH Math classes—check email and Google Classroom for details on Zoom mtg for tomorrow, Thurs, 4/30. Can’t wait to see you!
Mrs. Thomas and Mrs. Krog are excited to see the 5th graders at 3 today for our ZOOM meeting. Check your Google Classroom or email for the link and mystery item.
Mrs. Boggs 2nd graders: It’s almost Zoom time! I hope to see you at 10:30!
Reminder: Mrs. Anderson's Junior High Communication Arts students Zoom meetings today-link is in your Google Classroom. If you have questions email me! I look forward to seeing you!
Music history students please check your email and join my zoom session asap. Today's lesson over 20th and 21st century music will cover very interesting developments in the world of music.
5th grade Parents/Students check your email for the link for this weeks' ZOOM meeting tomorrow at 3:00 p.m.
Music History students please keep an eye on your email for the Zoom code for our session at 5pm today.
Parents of Mrs. Boggs’ 2nd graders: Please check your email for the link to tomorrow’s ZOOM! I can’t wait to hear all about how you’ve been helping in the kitchen!!
Mrs. Anderson's Junior High Communication Arts students please check your e-mail and Google Classroom for Zoom meeting information. See you tomorrow 4/29/20 on Zoom!
CALLING ALL 4th GRADERS...Check your emails to join our Zoom meeting tomorrow morning at 10:00 am! Don’t forget to bring your USA Bingo cards and wear or bring something that represents your favorite Superhero! I can’t wait to see you!! Mrs. Jacki Clements
If you have library books, you may return them at packet pick up TODAY between 10:00-1:00. Each student will have a circulation list in their packet if they have books out. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about a book.
Zoom session for 8th graders starts now, please log on so I can say hi to you all. 959-1001-4082 0Qpvd9 Mr. Meyer
Eighth graders, here is the code for this afternoons zoom session about your graduation song. 959-1001-4082 Password - 0Qpvd9 I look forward to seeing you all! Mr. Meyer
8th grade students need to join the Junior High Choir Google Classroom with the following code (3evca4q). I will also be hosting a zoom session tomorrow at 5 pm for all 8th grade students who are interested in discussing a song selection for your graduation.
4th GRADE FAMILIES: CHECK YOUR EMAILS AND RESPOND BACK TO MRS. JACKI CLEMENTS PLEASE!!! She needs to know if you want a paper packet or if you want a packet sent to your email! Your communication is appreciated! Thank You!!
REMINDER—Ms. Reeter’s JH math classes have Zoom mtgs today. Check email or Google Classroom for details.
Ms. Reeter’s JH Math classes-Zoom mtgs Thurs,4/23. Check your emails or Google Classroom for details.
Reminder to all 5th graders.... Zoom meeting at 3 today. Check emails for link. Mrs. Thomas and Mrs. Krog are excited to see you!
Reminder: Mrs. Anderson's junior high communication arts students Zoom meetings today-link is in your Google Classroom. If you have questions email me! I can't wait to see you!
Mrs. Anderson's junior high communication arts students please check your e-mail and Google Classroom for Zoom meeting information. See you tomorrow 4/22/20 on Zoom!
Parents of Mrs. Boggs’ 2nd graders- Please check your email for the link to tomorrow’s Zoom meeting. Can’t wait to hear about the games you’ve been playing!
It’s “Whacky Wear” Day in 4th grade today! Get crazy with your hair, a silly hat or goofy outfit and join our Zoom meeting at 10:00 am this morning! Let’s have some fun! See you soon!
Parents of Mrs.Campbell's Kindergarten class...Please check your email for the link and password to tomorrow's (4/21) Zoom meeting at 1:00. Hope to see everyone there!
5th Graders ......Check your email for a ZOOM meeting with both classes this Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. Mrs. Thomas and Mrs. Krog are excited to see you!
A Yearbook is the perfect gift for the awesome student(s) in your life, no matter their age!! Don't miss out on pre-ordering a 2020 VISION book before April is over. Want to sponsor a student's copy? Contact Lauren Crews at email@example.com to order!
Ms. Maschmeier’s HS bio students, we are having another optional Zoom meeting at 2. Check the Google Classroom for information! If non-bio students want to join, email me!
5th graders---Sumdog contest starts today! Log in to your account and get started!!!
Mrs. Boggs’ 2nd Graders: A Sumdog contest started today and goes till 4/23. Login and play! I will give prizes to the Top 3!
REMINDER: Mrs. Clements 4th grade Zoom meeting is today at 11:30 am! Check your school email for login information! Email me if you have any questions! I can’t wait to see you!
Reminder: Mrs. Anderson's junior high communication arts students Zoom meetings today-link is in your Google Classroom. If you have questions email me! Hope to see you, and we might have some visitors!
Mrs. Anderson's junior high communication arts students please check your e-mail and Google Classroom for Zoom meeting information. See you tomorrow 4/16/20 on Zoom!
Mrs. Krog's 5th Graders/Parents check your email for the link for the next scheduled ZOOM meeting....Wednesday at 3:00 p.m.
Parents of Mrs. Boggs’ 2nd graders... Please check your email for the link and password to tomorrow’s (4/15) Zoom meeting at 10:30. Hope to see everyone there!
Here's chapters 4-5 of Bloom. This title is probably best suited for 6th grade and older. Content gets a bit scary. https://youtu.be/i_fyVPXfhZM
Please remember that at tonight's "Be the Light" for the Slater Seniors everyone needs to stay in their cars to stay in compliance with the Governor and CDC orders. Let's honor our seniors and honk away for 20 minutes!
KMMO is asking area teachers and students that didn't get to say their in person goodbyes or tell their favorite teacher 'thank you' this school year to voice record themselves doing so and submit it to WEB@KMMO.COM. They will air them and post them online. Thank you for the support and outlet, @KMMO!
Part 2 of Ghost Boys is ready! Remember this one is best suited for those 5th/6th grade and older. https://youtu.be/4sFLSmNLk30
Storytime is happening! You'll have to wait for Ms. Pointer to admit you to the meeting.
To honor our Senior Class - We are going to join the "Be the Light" campaign with other school districts in the state. On Friday, at 8:20, we will turn on the football and softball/baseball lights for 20 minutes to show support for the Class of 2020. You are invited to drive past the fields and honk your horns. Please remain in your vehicles in order to adhere to physical distancing guidelines.
Per Governor Parson's order today all Missouri Schools will not reopen for the remainder of this school year. We will continue with our remote learning; more info on this and other activities will be coming next week.
Parents of Mrs. Boggs’ 2nd graders: Please check your email for our Zoom meeting link and password. We will meet tomorrow (4/9) at 10:30 a.m. Hope to see everyone there!
Mrs. Krog's 5th graders/parents check your email for our Zoom meeting link and password. We will meet tomorrow at 2!!! Excited to see you!
ALL 4th graders and families, please check your student emails for our ZOOM meeting details for tomorrow! I can’t wait to see you! Mrs. Jacki Clements
7th graders! Check this out! I'd love to hang out with you! Tuesday 02:00 PM https://zoom.us/j/7544891787?pwd=cGtHUGtnczd6ZV Password: 331380
Here's a new book for older readers. Recommended best for 5th grade and older. Bloom by Kenneth Oppel https://youtu.be/Xm76izDj2Tc
IT'S WABBIT SEASON-April 10th, 8:00 am-6:00 pm and April 11th, 8:00 am-11:00 am. Look for "Somebunny" hiding in a window at Exchange Bank of MO in SLATER. If you find him, come through the drive-up to get a Special Easter treat!
Ghost Boys is best suited for 6th grade and older. Includes mild language and violence. This is a Truman Award Nominee for the 20-21 school year. https://youtu.be/FYXNyIxsS6I
A new episode of Storytime is now available! I hope you enjoy them. I'd love to hear from you! https://youtu.be/c3GsgPe23Yc
Slater Schools has the following positions open for the 2020-2021 school year: Band Teacher HS Math Teacher HS Language Arts Teacher Elementary Special Education Teacher Asst. Football Coach Please visit our web page at www.slaterschools.net for application or call Debbie Gonzalez, @ 660-529-2278, ext. 111.
ATTENTION PARENTS OF 4th GRADE STUDENTS: Please check your email and respond back to me as soon as possible! Thank you, Mrs. Jacki Clements
The final 3 chapters of The Newspaper Club are ready for viewing. I'll be adding more books soon. https://youtu.be/Guc8td_o6M0
It was fantastic to see some of our kiddos yesterday during Operation Wildcat Parade!!!! Check it out HERE: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1625684707
Burrell Behavioral Health Services is hosting a “Be Well Community” initiative on Facebook Live each day from 12:45 PM – 1:15 PM. In this time, anyone in the community can hop on for a general self-care check-in and engage in self-care activities. We would love for you all to join if you are interested.
Be watching for the Wildcat Teacher Caravan this morning starting at 10:30am. We will be traveling all around town to see our smiling student’s faces!
The Senior Class Sponsors and Admin.met today to discuss the options for the class trip. As of now, the trip has been moved to May 18-22 –staying in the same accommodations. If a student is unable to attend, he/she will be refunded their deposit. Thank you to our sponsors who have been working very hard to make this happen for the class – if you should have any questions, please feel free to give them or myself a call or email. Thank you, Debbie
Hello! Here is the link to Ch 4-6 of The Newspaper Club! I hope you're enjoying the book! https://youtu.be/CwtD02px7kw
Here's a book for the 3rd grade and older crew! Hope you enjoy it. This is chapters 1-3 of Beth Vrabel's new book, The Newspaper Club. https://youtu.be/m0R4BcbKXbI
I'm missing all my kiddos! I've decided to start sharing some stories. Check them out on our YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/ln4AShEOu_8
Need some fun activities and coloring pages? Check out this link. https://www.joshfunkbooks.com/stuff-for-kids
Mrs. Thomas' 5th graders need to check their school email. Hope you are all staying safe and healthy. Miss you!!!
4th Grade Families - Please check your emails and have your 4th graders check their emails as I am sending updates and information to all of you via your emails! Thank you kindly, Mrs. Jacki Clements
To my 4th graders (and anyone who needs a great story): Dan Gemeinhart is reading The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise. I have put his videos in a playlist on our YouTube channel. Go check it out! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxIKg-mLgB-ycdoZj0dM4Kg
Seniors that did retakes. The pictures are now on line. Got leestudiophtography to see your pics. Please email me a number by morning (Monday, March 23rd @ 8 am.
After Prom meeting scheduled for March 19th has been canceled.
Wildcat Community Fitness Center will be closed until April 6, 2020. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Beginning tomorrow (Wed.),Power House Ministries will be in Slater for free breakfast and lunch to our students Breakfast - 9:00-10:00 am Lunch - Noon-1:00 pm @ the Housing Authority, C & R Markets, and the circle drive of the school. Thank you for your support of our students!
Freshmen Whole Hog Raffle drawing has been postponed until April; the winner will receive a phone call. We appreciate the support from families and community who have participated!!
Thank you: Prairie Farm for milk donations & the Slater Fire Dept. for delivery and storage Pastor Paul List @ Slater Baptist Church/ Slater Food Pantry for distributing our donated milk and Buddy Backpacks. I am so thankful to you for your continued support for our students!
County Health COVID-19 Update: *There are reports of scams out in the area to be aware of. *Continue to be proactive *No positive diagnosis yet in Saline County
Please note the Closing and Return date: School Closing March 18, 2020 - School Will Resume - April 6, 2020 - Please be advised this should NOT be considered a break, but as a time of containment.
Check out what's happening in the SHS Vocational Department with the seasonal newsletter HERE: https://www.smore.com/nb42j
The news is back with a quick run through of what's going on this week! Our normal length production will be back soon with a full cast. Casting note: Anchor Abby has moved to a different Business Class this semester. Check it out HERE: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1615222893
Seniors: Jostens will be here right after lunch today instead of 2 pm. We will still meet in Ms. Barb's office. Please report to 5th hour and I will all call you down.
Freshman-- all tickets and money are due TODAY for the whole hog raffle. Please turn them in to Ms. Drummond, Mrs. Goff or Ms. Barb. Thank you!
7th Grade Field Trip scheduled for tomorrow - Monday, March 17 has been postponed.
Seniors: Jostens will be at school tomorrow afternoon to deliver invitations and caps & gowns. If you owe a balance, it needs to be paid.
Seniors planning on taking retakes @ Lee's, please be sure to be at school tomorrow. The bus will take you to Lee's and bring you back. The bus will leave at 8:35 am.
Reminder: All seniors who are attending the senior trip and their parent/guardian need to attend the class meeting tonight at 6:30 in the cafeteria.
Art club is now 5:00pm on Thursdays. The calendar is posted outside the art room. The next project is hydro dipping, bring your items or paint a planter!
One more Book Fair ad from 6th grade: https://youtu.be/fVVKsJ967q0 If you want to shop the book fair online go to: https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bf/alexanderelementaryschool7
At the request of some of the committee members, the prom committee meeting has been moved to Wednesday at 6:30 pm in Ms. Maschmeier’s rm. Parents are welcome if they want to join.
Seniors: Jostens will be here on Monday, March 16th @ 2 pm in Ms. Barb's office with caps & gowns and invitations. If you owe a balance you will need to have the money then or contact Jostens and pay them over the phone.
Reminder: After Prom Meeting for junior and senior parents tonight at 5:30 in the cafeteria.
Thursday March.5th is the last day to turn in Cats Cash Raffle tickets and money. Please turn in any money along with sold and unsold tickets to Barb by 3:00.
There will be a meeting for seniors who are attending the senior trip and their parents on Thursday March.12th at 6:30 in the cafeteria.
After Prom meeting for juniors, seniors and their parents will take place this Thursday March 5th at 5:30 in the cafeteria.
Juniors/Seniors: Please turn in After Prom Cats Cash tickets and Money to Barb ASAP.
Congratulations to the Slater High School Mixed Chorus for receiving an outstanding 2 rating at CMU's Music Festival large ensemble contest today.
Choir students - if you don't have your permission slips to give to Ms. Foreman at 11:45 when the second bus leaves you will not be going to CMU. Make sure you get them signed and brought in.
Reminder that tomorrow is Spring Picture Day! For JH Band students leaving at 7:30---The photographer will be set up and ready to go at 7:15 in the ECC!
Reminder: There will be a meeting for all 7th and 8th grade students interested in junior high track and field TONIGHT in the library at 5 P.M.
Reminder - All band contest soloists for Friday need to stay after school tomorrow to practice with the accompanist.
Info for this week’s District BB games in Smithton: - Monday 24th - 4 Girls games (4:30, 5:45, 7:00, 8:15) - Tuesday 25th - 4 Boys games (4:30, 5:45, 7:00, 8:15) - Wednesday 26th - 2 Girls Semifinals (6:00, 7:30) - Thursday 27th - 2 Boys Semifinals (6:00, 7:30) - Saturday 29th - Championship games (1:00, 2:45) Game Times: We will never start a game prior to its posted start time. (per MSHSAA) Admission: $5 for age 6 and above, no senior citizen passes (per MSHSAA) Go Wildcats!!
The Courtwarming Dance will begin at 9:00 in the Cafeteria. Students, please enter through the Morgan Street breezeway door.
Choir students, Please meet in the band room at 5:50 to warmup for the National Anthem.
Juniors - we are still in need of people to help with the second and third shifts in the concession stand. Second shift is from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm and third shift is from 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm.
Courtwarming shirts are in! Stop by the concession stand after 3:30 to pick yours up if you ordered ahead of time, or buy a shirt if you didn't have a chance to pre-order.
Sixth graders will be returning to school around 3 pm.
Juniors - We need people to sign up for tomorrow's concession stand. There are currently no names on Ms. Maschmeier's sign-up sheet and it is going to be a busy afternoon with it being the last game. Remember that you can ask/volunteer a parent to work as well.
There will be a meeting for all seventh and eighth grade students interested in participating in junior high track on Thursday, February 27th in the library at 5:00 P.M.
Due to sickness and basketball games there will be no STAC rehearsal this week, take this time to study lines and begin working on memorization.
Reminder NHS will meet tomorrow morning at 7:15!
Last day to order your court warming shirts, get one now before it's too late! https://slatercourtwarming20.itemorder.com/
Only a few more days to get your court warming shirts to support the junior class and our wildcats in the games next week. https://slatercourtwarming20.itemorder.com/
After Prom Parent meeting for Junior and Senior parents tonight at 5:30 in the cafeteria.
Slater Schools will be closed tomorrow -Thursday, Feb 13 -Stay warm, see you Friday.
JV Basketball games at Marshall tonight have been postponed.
Due to the early dismissal there will be no theater rehearsal this afternoon.
Due to weather- Slater Schools will have an 11:30 early release today (2/12) and a 10:00 late start tomorrow morning (2/13).
After prom meeting for all junior and senior parents this Thursday Feb.13th at 5:30 in the cafeteria.
Round Three- the link will close FEBRUARY 17th so any orders need to be submitted before next Monday please. Sorry for the confusion!
Clarification- the link for the court warming shirts will close on April 17th so any orders need to be placed before then.
Here is a link that you can follow to order a court warming shirt from the Junior Class. Orders need to be submitted by Monday, April 17th so we can get the shirts for next Friday's game. Thank you in advance from the Junior Class! https://slatercourtwarming20.itemorder.com/
KMMO will be broadcasting the varsity girls and boys basketball games starting at 6 pm tonight from Slater.
STAC MEMBERS - There will be no rehearsal this afternoon due to conflicting schedules with basketball concession stand.
Slater Schools will have a 10:00 a.m. late start tomorrow, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. Doors will open at 9:45 - elementary will have breakfast in the classroom.
Wednesday's menu for breakfast and lunch will replace Thursday's menu.
Due to weather, Slater Schools will not be in session today, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020.
Tonights basketball game at Sweet Springs has been postponed due to weather.
Junior class - the first game/shift has been cancelled. If you are able to work the last shift (4:30-6:00) please plan on doing so, no one has signed up.
The cast lists for the spring STAC production have been posted outside Mr. Meyer's and Ms. Maschmeier's rooms. Please check the list and report for rehearsals beginning next Monday.
Slater Schools will not be in session tomorrow, Friday, Jan 24. Stay safe and see you Monday!
The Academic Team match this afternoon in Madison has been postponed.
All activities planned for tonight have been cancelled at Slater Schools.
Due to weather conditions, Slater Schools will be releasing at 11:30 today.
Menu change for today-Turkey Sandwich, cheese stick, corn, applesauce, milk
Today's breakfast will be cereal, milk, goldfish and fruit.
Late Start Reminder-today school will begin at 10:00 am-doors will open at 9:45 am. Elementary will still be served breakfast in the classroom. Please dress warm-see you soon!
Reminder - STAC Students, the auditions for the spring show are tomorrow afternoon in the auditorium right after school.
Due to the cold temperatures, Slater Schools will have a 10:00 am late start. Elementary will still have breakfast in the classroom.
The JV Basketball Shootout at Santa Fe scheduled for tomorrow has been cancelled.
Due to weather, Slater Schools will not be in session tomorrow -Friday, Jan. 17-Stay safe.
Overdue notices went out today. If your child has already returned the book on the note please disregard. Sometimes the notes and books cross paths.
STAC students, we will be hosting auditions for our spring show next Tuesday right after school.
Menu Change for lunch on Friday: Pizza Fruit Baby Carrots
Reminder- there will be a junior class meeting for parents and students this evening in Ms. Maschmeier's room at 7.
7th-12th grade STAC students please come to Mr. Meyer's room after school tomorrow for a meeting about this springs show if you're able.
Junior class sponsors would like to have a meeting with parents and students on Wednesday at 7 pm, after the booster meeting, in Ms. Maschmeier's room. We will be discussing plans for the Wildcat Classic concessions.
Ms. Pointer is still accepting Winter Break Reading Challenge photo entries until Thursday. Send photos to: firstname.lastname@example.org Prize winner will be drawn on Friday.
The 39th Wildcat Classic will be held January 27-February 1, 2020. If you are interested in purchasing a tournament t-shirt, call or come by the HS office to place your order. Shirts come in youth and adult sizes and are $15. A limited number of sizes will be available the week of the tournament. Money must be collected at the time of placing your order.
What's New In the Library episode 1 is now live on our YouTube channel! https://youtu.be/b4UPuEFQrVY Come check out a book or 2 before break.
The elementary student of the month assembly will be held at 11:00 am tomorrow morning in the auditorium.
Slater Schools will have a 10:00 am late start Wednesday, Dec. 18-Doors will open at 9:30-Elementary will have breakfast in their rooms.
Get "hyped" up for tonight's Wildcat basketball home opener! https://www.wevideo.com/view/1538664337
The 4th-12th grade winter concert tonight will be in the high school gym. The 5th-12th grade students need to be in the band room at 5:30 for warm-ups and the 4th grade students need to report at 5:50 in the gym to Mrs. Clements.
There will be no Academic Team practice after school today - we will resume the regular practice schedule on Monday.
It's Giving Tuesday! Learn more about this day by taking a stroll down memory lane - check out the District 19 FBLA winning Video Production entry from 2018 HERE: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1307335865
Congratulations Wildcats! #WildcatPride https://www.newstribune.com/news/sports/ prep/story/2019/nov/27/central-missouri-all-district-football-selections/805704/
Lee's Studio has postponed the winter HS sports pictures until next Monday, Dec. 2 @ 2 pm in the HS gym.
Fatheads are now available for Slater Wildcats! These are hand held foam boards featuring YOUR student(s)! $25 each - please order through email@example.com or on The Wildcat Warehouse Facebook page.
NHS scheduled for tomorrow morning has been postponed. Be sure to check email tomorrow for details.
Check out our latest episode of Reader's Theater: Which Shoes Do You Choose? https://youtu.be/gPweMhbgtms
STAC will be putting on "Beauty and the Beast: A Faerie Tale" this evening in the Alexander Elementary Auditorium. The show begins at 6:00 pm and admission will be $5. The Slater students are very excited to provide a great show for their community.
Central MO Electric Cooperative Super A-Team Two students in grades 9-12 can win $50 each quarter when they turn in their grade card with an A in both Science and Math. Submit copy of quarterly grade card showing school name, student name, & CMEC account number to: Kerri Casey, Member Communications Coordinator. PO Box 939, Sedalia, MO 65302-0939 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Central MO Electric Cooperative A-Team Grades K-8, you can win $25 by turning in a copy of your grade card with at least one A! Submit copy of quarterly grade card showing school name, student name, & CMEC account number to: Kerrie Casey, Member Communications Coordinator. Mailing Address: PO Box 939, Sedalia, MO 65302-0939 or email email@example.com
Have you signed up for the Ag Department's Pie Night? Save the date for November 20th at 7:00 PM to make and take home a pie - perfect for kiddos too! RSVP here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0A4FA9AC2AA7F85-shspie
Reminder - Fall Sports Social tonight @ 6:00 in the cafeteria - Softball, Cheer and Football will be recognized. Please bring 2-3 appetizers. Thank you and see you then!
Due to the cold temperatures, Slater Schools will have a 10:00 start in the morning. Elementary children will still have breakfast in the classroom at this time. See you then!
JH Basketball games tomorrow, Nov. 12th, have been moved up. Girls tip-off at 5:30 pm and boys tip-off at 6:30 pm.
Due to early dismissal, there will be no High School or Junior High Academic Team practice today.
Due to the weather - Slater Schools will be dismissing at 1:45 today. Drive Careful!
We can't wait to see everyone at WILDCAT STADIUM this evening as your Slater Wildcats take on the Sweet Springs Greyhounds! If you're unable to attend, you can watch the Live Broadcast HERE: http://www.prepcasts.com/event/fb-c1d5-3-sweet-springs-2-slater-gotw-11-8-19/?instance_id=10299 KMMO will also be broadcasting as well.
There will be no High School or Junior High Academic Team practice today. Practice will return to the regular schedule on Monday, November 11th.
After a week off filming, WDCT News is back! Season 3, episode 8 is HERE with special guest, Principal Clements!! https://www.wevideo.com/view/1501517563
Only two weeks until the Fall STAC theater production, get your tickets now by contacting Mr. Meyer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide your name and contact info and how many tickets you need. Ticket prices are $5 and children under 2 are free.
The JH Cats lose to Cairo 51-45. They will play for 3rd tomorrow.
The JH Lady Cats lose to New Franklin 35-11.
HS Students: Don't forget - the rescheduled SHS Fall Social is next Tuesday (November 5) at 7:00 PM in the South Lawn by the Circle Drive! S'mores, karaoke and games sponsored by STUCO.
JH Basketball CAC Tournament games scheduled for tonight have been postponed due to weather. They are rescheduled for Friday, November 1st. Girls tip-off at 4:30pm and boys tip-off at 7:00pm.
Seniors, if you qualified to attend the senior trip your deposits are due to Barb by Friday, November 1st.
Black out drugs! Wear your black today! Red Ribbon Week 2019.
The JH girls basketball team loses to Cairo 55-4.
The JH boys basketball team beat Sturgeon 52-29 in the first round of the CAC tournament! #WildcatPride
Mark your calendars for Oct. 31st at 6pm-The American Legion will be hosting their annual parade and costume contest on Main Street.
Band students report to the band room by 6:00 tonight. We will be wearing uniforms to the game.
There will be a band parent meeting in Mrs. Stevens' office on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at 3:15. It is a short meeting to get ourselves organized for the Wildcat Express on Dec. 8.
PTO items are here!! Please plan on coming to the cafeteria after school until 5:00 pm to pick up your items. Thank you to all those that participated in any way!
Band students are selling Western's Smokehouse meat sticks and Krispy Kreme donuts through Nov. 1. Our goal is to replace a baritone saxophone.
Family and friends of our little Wildcats, come support these great kiddos at the Kindergarten - Third Grade fall program tomorrow in the high school gym. Parents/Guardians please have your children at in the gym at 6 pm so we can get them sat down and situated.
Please take a few moments to fill out this survey. https://forms.gle/aLDJnK6Wy7NQgeLAA All feedback is appreciated! Thank you!
Any and all students interested in being in the STAC (theater club) please report to Mr. Meyer's room after school.
The first elementary music performance is fast approaching and the students are very excited. Please join us in the high school gym next Tuesday October 22nd at 6:30 pm for the kindergarten - third grade music program. We will be showcasing fun new songs from our new curriculum.
BOOK FAIR ONLINE: www.scholastic.com/bf/alexanderelementaryschool14 Your online order ships directly to your home and still rewards your library with profits to use for materials. Thank you to all who shop our fair.
There will be a theater club (STAC) meeting tomorrow afternoon in Mr. Meyer's room from 3:00 to 3:30 pm.
https://photos.app.goo.gl/ayuGpN8xopsc5yKy5 Check out our TikTok ad from Kinnley! @kinnleys Hope to see you this week.
Cheer fundraising orders and money need to be turned in to Ms. Drummond tomorrow morning.
The Book Fair is here! Hope to see you in the library next week! Check out our ad. https://youtu.be/961YRkQG-2s
The Band will still go to CMU tomorrow as scheduled. The bus will leave at 8 am as scheduled. Student be at the band room at 7:30 am to get dressed in your uniforms.
The band will not play at the football game tonight as scheduled because Mrs. Stevens is not feeling well.
Due to the weather the JH Football Game that was to be played tonight in Slater @ 5:30 pm has been cancelled.
The softball game that was to be played in Slater tonight @ 5 pm has been cancelled due to the field conditions and weather.
Reader's Theatre Episode 2 is now live! https://youtu.be/h_JPg_Bq0uc Watch: The Very Hungry Caterpillar, let us know what you think.
JH Basketball players, shirts are $14 and the money needs to be turned in to Ms. Tera by Friday, October 11.
The Book Fair is now online. Visit us at: https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bf/alexanderelementaryschool114
Picture retake day has been moved to November 15th.
The softball tournament @ Norborne has been cancelled due to wet field conditions.
The Soft Lock has been lifted for the Slater Schools. Thank you, Debbie
The softball game @ Hale today @ 5:30 has been cancelled due to field conditions.
Don't forget, there is a parent and student meeting for any 7th and 8th grade student interested in playing basketball today at 6:00pm in the cafeteria!
Pink Out shirts are now available. First come, first serve. $15 for YM-AXL. $18 for A2X/3X. Contact HS office @660-529-2278 ext107 or email@example.com
It's here! The Red Hen Ball is now on our YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/92ryiCaIGos Zero Hour Reader's Theatre episode 1
Seniors, please stop by Ms. Barb's office door and vote on the invitation for graduation.
The JH Cats get a win over Harrisburg with a score of 52-38!! #WildcatPride
BOOK FAIR is coming! You can now set up an ewallet so your kiddos can shop with your preset spending limit. https://bookfairs-includes.scholastic.com/homepage/alexanderelementaryschool14
State Fair Community College has announced free tuition on duel credit courses for students on free and reduced lunch! Read more about it here. https://www.sfccmo.edu/sfcc-announces-free-dual-credit-program/
Please support your Lady Cat’s Softball team by checking out our fan gear! Orders are due by Wednesday the 2nd! https://stores.inksoft.com/slater_lady_cats_softball_2019/shop/home
Due to Homecoming, there will be no JH or HS Academic team practice tomorrow.
Pre-order homecoming shirts have arrived and can be picked up from the HS office. Still wanting to buy a shirt? We have 10 shirts, all size large still available. Contact Ms. Russell, for details.
Wildcats!! Get to know your 2019 Homecoming Candidates HERE: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1467847328
The JH Cats lost to the Salisbury Panthers by a score of 42-6. They played hard until the very end. #WildcatPride
Is your community group or business interested in being part of the 2019 SHS Homecoming Parade?! Contact us at (660) 529-2278 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the lineup!
Sophomores are selling homecoming t-shirts at the fall festival, come support the class of 2022! Shirt are 15 dollars, one day only.
Sophomores are selling homecoming t-shirts at the fair on Saturday for $15. Show your wildcat pride for homecoming!
Reminder: Freshman Class need to have Fall Festival supplies turned in by tomorrow!!
Reminder: Freshman class Homecoming Banner decoration this evening at 6:30p.m. to 7:30p.m., in Mrs. Goff's classroom (third floor of the Elementary). We hope to see Class of 2023 there!!
Our JH Cats beat the Fayette Falcons tonight with a final score of 52-14! Way to go Cats! #WildcatPride
There will be a Booster Club Meeting tonight in the cafeteria tonight at 7 pm.
Wildcat Chat is BACK! Check out the first episode of the year here: https://soundcloud.com/wildcat-chat-293858351/today-in-sports-episode-2
National Honor Society Meeting tomorrow morning at 7:15 in Mrs. Krog’s room.
On Friday there will be a brief Academic Team Meeting for Junior High and High School students interested in competing this year. The meeting will be at 3:00 in Mr. Matheis’s room. Stop by if you’re interested!
Congratulations to the Freshman Class Officers!! President: Wylee Goff Vice President: Kendyl Drummond Secretary: Aubry Meyer Representatives: Ian Stockman and Christian Audsley
Freshman Class Parent Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at 5:30p.m., in the school library. We will discuss class points and upcoming events. Hope to see you there!!
See you at the field tonight, Wildcats! Good luck to the Lady Cats on their season home opener!!!! https://www.wevideo.com/view/1452234636
WDCT News Season 3, Episode 1 is HERE! New filming schedule, new set coming soon, partially new crew in place - still your Slater High School Information Destination: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1450770925
JH Football and JH Cheerleaders will be taking pictures tomorrow, Sept. 4, after school in the circle drive. Due to short notice, no picture packets were sent out. Online order code is 44398G. If you need other arrangements, please contact Tera at 660.529.2278 ext. 103
Coming (back) soon - WDCT News! Your SHS information destination... https://www.wevideo.com/view/1448200115