Slater School District is accepting application for a full time substitute for the 2019-2020 school year. The individual selected to fill this position must have a certified teaching certificate. Coaching opportunities include HS Boys Basketball Asst. and/or Junior High Track. 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.
School starts at 7:48 am on Monday, August 26. We can't wait to see everyone!
There will be a JH/HS Football Parent Meeting in the Library tonight @ 6 pm.
Update: We’re painting now! Come and help! Get CATS points!
Reminder for band parents: important meeting at 5:00 PM TUESDAY in the band room.
Registration is going on until 6 pm right now in the library!
Important Band parents meeting at 5PM on Aug. 6 in band room for parents of 8th grade and high school band students. We will talk about marching band foo this school year, purchase of a drum major podium for the football field and possible Chicago trip,
The HS Supply list has been posted to slaterschools.net (Menu, 19/20 School Supply Lists). Hard copies will be at Registration on Aug. 1 (8a-6p) as well. See you soon! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/418191/HS__Supplies_2019_2020__1_.pdf
Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in playing basketball should attend the S-Club Fundraiser August 1st from 4:00pm to 6:30pm. Please bring a package of hamburger buns and/or a package of variety chips - single serving.
Congratulations to the 2019-2020 cheer squads! Football: Justyce Brooks, Madi Beeler, Sydeny Reed, Jenna Hill, Harley Dohrman, Kinnley Smith, Dannon Prysock, and Kendyl Drummond. Varsity Basketball: Justyce Brooks, Madi Beeler, Sydney Reed, Harley Dohrman, Dannon Prysock, Jamie DeWeese, Kinnah Clements, and Kendyl Drummond. JV Basketball: Corey Robinson, Sierra Slate-Jenkins, and Madisyn Cooper.
Those attending cheer camp/tryouts tomorrow will need to bring a lunch or $5 for pizza. We will start at 9 am!
High School Students - There will be ACT Math practice this Friday, June 12th, from 10:00 to 12:00 in the library. Stop by if you want some extra preparation before the test!
FYI: This will be the last week for summer Libratory hours. Come see me on Tuesday and Thursday from 8-11.
The Libratory is open today from 8:00-11:00. Come see me before tomorrow's holiday!!
4th Graders: https://youtu.be/b5kESy-FMNk Click on the above link! Angela Cervantes is answering questions about her book: Me, Frida, and the Secret of the Peacock Ring.
Library hours this week: Tuesday July 2 8:00-11:00 Wednesday July 3 8:00-11:00 CLOSED THURSDAY JULY 4TH
Reminder: JH Cheerleading Tryouts are scheduled for Monday, July 8th. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org by the end of the day TODAY (Friday) if interested in cheering next year. Must be going into 7th or 8th grades. Thanks!
The Slater School District is currently accepting certified applications for an Elementary Teacher position for the 2019-2020 school year. Coaching opportunities include High School Cheer. Minimum Qualifications/Skills Required: Valid Missouri teaching certificate for position assigned. Education: Bachelor’s Degree. For application and more information about the district please go to www.slaterschools.net. Please call Debbie Gonzalez, Superintendent at 660-529-2278 for any additional information.
Here's a link to a tour of Graceland Cemetery by Lindsey Currie author of A Peculiar Incident on Shady Street which I read to 5th grade this year: https://youtu.be/YrF93Morz50
Eighth grade graduation pictures may be picked up from Barb in the HS office anytime between 7am-3pm Monday-Thursday.
Due to 50-60% chance of storms tomorrow, we are going to skip 7 on 7 tomorrow and go the following Monday 6/24. We will see you guys Tuesday for weights at 8am.
The Slater School District is currently accepting certified applications for the position of Teacher-Elementary, for the 2019-2020 school year. Coaching opportunities include Football Assistant and High School Cheer. Minimum Qualifications/Skills Required: Valid Missouri teaching certificate for position assigned. Education: Bachelor’s Degree. For application and more information about the district please go to www.slaterschools.net. Please call Debbie Gonzalez, Superintendent at 660-529-2278 for any additional information.
High School basketball players, reminder the opportunity for you to have open gym in the schools gym has to be supervised by a Slater coach. The JK court is always open for you to go to outside of supervised open gyms.
Slater FFA members, I sent out an email about our summer points trip. I need your responses by Thursday. Mr. Crews
Come to the library Tuesday! We'll be creating paper sculptures, pipe cleaner sculptures, and coffee filter creations. 8-11 am. Please use courtyard door.
We are on for Summer Library tomorrow!! Come see me from 8-11am. I already miss my kiddos.
Slater Schools has an opening for a High School Communication Arts teacher. The application can be found on www.slaterschools.net or call Debbie Gonzalez @ 660--529-2278 for more information.
Unfortunately, the stomach yuck has not gotten better. The library will not be open Wednesday. I hope to see you all Thursday morning.
Summer Food Program has started! NO COST for kids 0-18 yrs. 3 sites in Slater! SHS Lunch 11:20-11:50, Snack 2-2:15 Slater Housing Lunch 12-12:30, Snack 2:25-2:40 Slater Park Lunch 12:40-12:55, Snack 2:55-3:10 For more information - 660-886-8860 or INFO@PWRHOUSEMINISTRIES.ORG
Due to illness the library will not be open this morning. I will open Wednesday instead to make up the day. Sorry to all those ready for some fun.
8th grade graduation pictures are in! You may stop by the elementary office Monday-Friday between the hours of 8am and 3 pm to pick them up.
Seniors: Graduation pictures may be picked up at the HS Office from Ms. Barb Monday- Thursday. All seniors have a package of pictures.
Summer Food Program June 3-August 10. NO COST kids 0-18 yrs. 3 Slater sites! Lunch 11:20-11:50 Slater High School, Snack 2-2:15; Lunch 12-12:30 Slater Housing, Snack 2:25-2:40; Lunch 12:40-12:55 Slater Park, Snack 2:55-3:10. For info 660-886-8860 or INFO@PWRHOUSEMINISTRIES.ORG
Reminder - There is ACT Math Prep in the library this morning from 10 - 12. Stop by if you want some extra practice before the test!
Preschool parents the graduation slideshow is available on our YouTube channel! https://youtu.be/FEa3t1MhyWE
High School Students - there will be ACT Math practice in the library on June 3rd from 10:00 to 12:00. Stop by if you want some extra preparation before the test!
2018-19 Yearbooks are still available! These feature Slater kiddos from Preschool all the way through Senior Year!!!! Email email@example.com to order yours. $40 each!
Slater Wildcat Basketball Camp starts tomorrow - grades 2 - 5 10:30 - Noon - Grades 6-8 Noon - 1:30 - $30.00 includes Camp t-shirt. See you at the gym!
Softball practice for all girls in high school next year -Monday at 8:30 at the field! Our summer league begins Tuesday in Fayette-see you in the morning!
The HS Awards Assembly will be at 10:45 am in the HS gym.
Band bus is in town-please be at the band room to pick up your student.
Band bus is 15 minutes out-please be at the band room to pick your kiddo up-
Band bus is at the junction on 65-will keep in touch with them as they enter Marshall.
Senior Pictures are ready to be picked up @ Lee's Studio. There hours are 9 am - 5 pm Monday - Wednesday.
JH Track Athletes: If you have not turned in your uniform, please do so. Deadline is tomorrow!
HS Students - If you have not turned your schedule in yet, please do so first thing this morning to Ms. Barb in the High School Office.
Tapang CATS Family members - tomorrow is your 4th Quarter Reward! We will be watching a film and having breakfast pizza in the morning - you may bring your own drink as long as it has a lid!
High School Students need to turn in schedules by the end of the day today to Ms. Barb in the HS office.
Have you tried out a planting class through the Ag Department Greenhouse?! There are THREE classes offered this weekend including the popular Herb Garden session at 9:00 AM! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Our annual CSIP meeting is tomorrow night (Thurs.) @ 6:00 in the library - we are looking for feedback that we can use as we plan for the upcoming school year. Please join us!
It's that time again. High school students interested in being in the flag corp next year, a sign-up sheet is on the band room door. If you are uncertain, please talk with Ms. Stevens.
Baseball game will be played in Marshall. Bus will leave at 5pm. Game starts at 7pm.
The annual Comprehensive School Improvement Plan meeting will be held on Wed., May 16 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. in the school library. Parents, staff, community members are all welcome to attend as we move forward with our school district.
High school softball player and parent meeting tonight at 6:30pm in the school cafe.
Tonight’s varsity Baseball game scheduled in Harrisburg has been cancelled. Baseball Practice at 4:15pm
The baseball game tonight will be played @ Marshall High School beginning @ 5:00 pm. Sr Recognition will follow the game. Go Wildcats!
Sorry should have been 5th hraders
Spring Sports Banquet tonight @ 6:00 p.m. Recognizing Basketball, Cheer, Track, Baseball, and Golf. Please bring 2-3 appetizers. See you tonight!
Slater School is hiring for the following positions: Junior High Social Studies, Junior High Boys Basketball, High School Cheer. Visit our web site @ www.slaterschools.net for application or call Debbie Gonzalez @ 660-529-2278, ext, 111.
5th grade field trip bus for Day at the K will be leaving school at 7:00 am this morning. See you there.
Band parent meeting is about performing at an out-of -state location next year for next year's grades 8-12 and marching band plans. We need input from band parents. Meeting time is 3 pm in band room.
Reminder, band parents are meeting in the band room Thursday at 3:00 pm to discuss travel.
Sports Social Thurs. May 2 @ 6:00-please bring 2-3 appetizers. Recognizing Basketball, Cheer, Track, Golf, Baseball. See you there!
The baseball game against Salisbury has been cancelled due to weather conditions.
High school choir members remember to meet at the Life Church at 6 pm tonight for warm up before the Baccalaureate service.
Reminder Baseball tournament tomorrow in Harrisburg. Bus leaves at 8am. Games at 10am and 12:30pm
Slater Baseball is cancelled for tonight-due to rain.
The baseball game against Fayette tonight in Slater will start @ 6 pm instead of 5 pm.
NHS member: reminder rto turn in Red Wheel Fundraiser to Mrs.Barb or Mrs Krog,, tomorrow!!!
FFA Members: Reminder that FFA officer applications are due to Mr. Crews before you leave for break tomorrow!
Slater Schools is hiring! We have openings in: JH Science, HS Science, HS Math, JH Social Studies, Elementary Classroom, & Full Time Substitute. Coaching opportunities in HS Football, JH Basketball, JH Track, & Cheer. https://www.slaterschools.net/certified-application--2
The FFA Greenhouse opens for the 2019 season on April 20th! Check out dates and hours of operation as well as Spring Plant Classes below. Contact the Ag Department or email email@example.com to register for a class!!
Greenhouse, Ag I and Advanced Animal Science Classes: Reminder... We are catching up record books in class tomorrow. Thanks!
Doors are now open at the school for the Slater Theater Arts Club spaghetti dinner. Come on in and get a great meal and stay for a show at 6.
Theater parents helping cook please be at the school at 12:30.
Parents of theater students who are helping cook for the spaghetti dinner, please come in the central office doors in the circle drive.
2017-18 Yearbooks are HERE! Pre-ordered books will be available for pickup starting Monday (4/8) in the HS Office. Didn't pre-order? No problem! Contact Lauren Crews at firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase at $40 each.
Junior high track meet tonight at Salisbury has been postponed due to wet conditions.
Looking for entertainment tonight or tomorrow night? Head to the school to watch the Slater Theater Arts Club (STAC) production of "The Mysterious Affair at Styles". A murder mystery full of deceit and suspense where we try to figure out who slipped poison in a coffee cup.
Reminder: Junior High track pictures will be taken fourth hour tomorrow in the gym. Don’t forget your uniform. Also we leave 7th hour for our track meet in Salisbury tomorrow afternoon.
High School Night at AVILA Theatre on 4/26. If you are interested in studying theatre in college, check this out. Includes: pre-show look at backstage; snap photos in photo-booth; free tickets to The Unsinkable Molly Brown, hang out w/cast & crew; music, popcorn & soda. RSVP 4/19
Band parents' meeting in band room at 3:00 PM.
NHS Dessert Social is tomorrow evening at 6:30 in the cafeteria. Members are asked to please bring 2 desserts.
FFA Knowledge, Conduct, and Food Science teams: Reminder that District Contest is tomorrow. Bus leaves school at 1:45 - bring $ for dinner. Please bring full Official Dress to school to change into.
Tickets are still on sale for the schools theater production this Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $5 a piece and both shows begin at 6 pm. We will also be hosting our second annual spaghetti dinner this Saturday from 3 pm to 5 pm tickets are $5 advance and $7 at the door.
Slater FFA members be on the bus at 3 Mr. CREWS.
National Honor Society Dessert Social will be this Thursday at 6:30 p.m in the cafeteria. NHS members remember to bring 2 desserts.
There will be an After Prom meeting tonight at 6:00 pm in the library to make final plans for the event.
Reminder there will be an NHS meeting in Mrs Krog’s room tomorrow morning at 7:15 am
Juniors/Seniors- You need to sign up for After Prom along with your t-shirt size by the end of the day TODAY!
The JH Student of the Month assembly will be this morning at 7:48 am in the library!
Don't let the rain keep you away! Bingo starts at 6 PM in the high school gym. Please enter through breezeway or side gym doors.
We have a band parent meeting in the band room on April 4 at 3:00 pm. We will be planning our May 7, Jazz Night and pie auction.
Season 2, Episode 1 of WDCT News is now available! Check it out here: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1340778574
7th grade students who attended the Middle School Steam Event at UCM, just passed the Marshall Junction on their way home. Back to Slater circle drive around 5:00 p.m.
Tickets available for the school's murder mystery theater production and spaghetti dinner. Production tickets are $5 for Friday April 5th or Saturday April 6th both at 6pm. Spaghetti dinner tickets are $5 in advance or $7 at the door for Saturday April 6th from 3pm-5pm.
Congratulations to the solo SHS Choir students (Harley Dohrman, Danille Kreisel, and Holly Barney) on AMAZING growth shown at their district contest today.
The bus leaves tomorrow morning from the band room at 6:45 am for MSHSAA Solo and Ensemble in Sedalia for band and chorus students. Return time is 4:00.
The Slater concert band received an Outstanding rating at the Small School Band Directors Association at the Smith Cotton High School today. They also received a rating of Outstanding on their sight reading. Congratulations!! Thanks to our bus driver for getting out athletes to their Game and Meet.
The Varsity baseball game tomorrow against Prairie Home has been moved to Slater it will begin at 5pm.
Reminder: Junior Parent/Student Prom Decorating Meeting in the Cafeteria tonight @ 6 pm.
6th Grade Field Trip will arrive at the school around 3:30.
6th graders are leaving Kansas City. ETA in Slater approximately 3:45 pm
Slater Schools would like to THANK Gladys Sanders and Marlese Reeves - Slater Alumnae who donated to upgrade our lighting and sound in our historic auditorium! Your generosity is greatly appreciated - Can't wait for the play - April 5-6!
HS Students - Please check your Student Portal or the list in the cafeteria to determine if you are in good standing this week or not. We removed students who were in good standing as of 8 am with Grades/Attendance, but didn't add new students to the 3/4/19 list since today wasn't a scheduled list date. We will run our next F/Attendance list on 3/25 due to pushing back the 3Q end date. Email Mrs. Clements if you have questions.
Students going to the Children's Literature Festival on Monday (they brought home notes Thursday), the bus leaves at 7:30am. Meet outside the library.
You catch still shop our online book fair if you missed us at school. http://onlinebookfairs.scholastic.com/entrance.aspx?FID=3963890&direct=Y
David Gustin from Weiker Funeral Home spoke to freshmen and seniors about his career as an embalmer/funeral director as part of today's Life Academy!
Slater Optimist will be having tball, baseball, and softball sign-ups this evening at 6pm in the Slater Schools Cafeteria.
Seniors: Jostens will be here on Friday, April 5th to deliver caps and gowns and invitations.
HS Announcement: The Strast CATS party originally scheduled for tomorrow (3/12) has been postponed. It will be rescheduled as soon as possible!
Sophomores remember to meet Mrs. Castle in front of her office to go on the SCCC tour this morning.
Sophomore Reminder - Please meet by Mrs. Castle's office at 8:00 a.m. tomorrow. Bus will leave for the Saline County Career Center in Marshall at 8:05 a.m.
Sophomore permission forms are due into the office today if you are planning on going on the SCCC field trip Monday.
4th grade is headed to Hannibal to visit the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Cave today! Please meet in the circle drive before 7:30 am. Bus rolls out promptly at 7:30 am. We are looking forward to a fun filled day! Note: Students are welcome to bring blankets for the bus ride!
Slater Baseball has been invited to play in the Marshall Jamboree tomorrow. We will play our first game@ 5:30pm bus will leave @ 4:30. Go Wildcats!!!
Congratulations to our 2019 Basketball KMZU Dream Team members-Madisyn Beeler, Kirby Richards, Latrell Johnson, Brody Jacobson! #WildcatPride
Reminder for Sophomores: Your permission slips for the SCCC Field Trip on Monday are due in the office by tomorrow.
Slater participated in the CAC Music Festival in New Franklin yesterday (Wed). We had three solo and each got a 1; the saxophone trio got a 1; the percussion ensemble and woodwind trio got a 2; and the full band received a 2. We had great judges and lots of good advice. There are two more contests: the full band plays on March 21 and March 23 is MSHSAA solo and ensemble contest.
Sophomores please be sure to return your signed Field Trip Permission Form to Barb to visit the SCCC.
Congratulations to the following girls on their post season basketball honors: Emilee Grimes Honorable Mention CAC, 2nd Team All District, Abby Uhlich Honorable Mention CAC, 2nd Team All District, Madisyn Beeler 2nd Team All District. #WildcatPride
Congratulations to the following boys on their post season basketball honors: Keegan Zdybel-1st Team CAC, 1st Team All District, District MVP, Chandler Zdybel-1st Team CAC, 1st Team All District, Jakobie Breshears-Hon Mention CAC, 2nd Team All District, Aiden Campbell-Hon Mention CAC, 2nd Team All District. #WildcatPride
Attention Juniors and Seniors: If you plan to take the ACT on April 13, the deadline to register is this Friday, March 8. If you need an ACT waiver, please see Mrs. Castle.
Due to frigid temperatures-Slater Schools will have a 10:00 am late start on Monday-elementary report to classrooms for breakfast-doors will open at 9:45. Dress warm!
Attention Junior High track athletes. There will be a parent/athlete meeting Monday evening at 5:30 in the library. Track practice will begin Wednesday after school!
Preschool & Kindergarten Roundup March 18-29, 2019 Call the Alexander Elementary at 529-2278 or stop by between 8 a.m.-3 p.m. to enroll your child in preschool or kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year.
Breakfast for tomorrow has been changed to cereal.
The 2nd grade field trip scheduled for today has been postponed. Mrs. Boggs will send home information at a later date.
Even more great news about the Pep Bus: Mr. Brad Peel has offered to pay the gate admission for the first 15 HS students to turn their permission slips in!!! These students will ride, eat, and get in the game for free thanks to the generosity of our community!!! Thank you, Slater - and thank you, Mr. Peel!
Pep Bus Update: Tuesday Departure Time: 4:30 And...An individual from the Class of 2001 has offered to help pay for food costs of students riding the Pep Bus! This means that riders would be responsible for their $7 gate admission and permission slips!!! Get those slips turned in by 8:15am Tuesday & sign your name on the list today so we know what to plan on!
It's a big week, Wildcats! Wear your purple on Tuesday night and BE LOUD!! https://www.wevideo.com/hub#media/ci/1315212159
Your Wildcats are the DISTRICT CHAMPS!!!! Line Main Street to welcome them back to town - ETA: 8:35 (+/-)!!!
We're ready for the BIG game tomorrow night - are you?! The Wildcats take on Meadville in the District Championship Game at 6:00! #GoooooSlater https://www.wevideo.com/view/1314565167
Juniors/Seniors please bring any raffle tickets that you have sold to Barb or Ms.Drummond for today's drawing!
Due to weather, Slater Schools will be closed Wednesday-Feb. 20.
2019 SHS Wildcat Baseball Store now open. https://www.bsnteamsports.com/v3/shop/team_shop/SLTRBSBL19#/
Juniors/Seniors- please bring bake sale items to the elementary office by 3 PM on Thursday.
The Girl’s District Basketball game tonight against Meadville has been moved up once again to 4:45, bus leaving @ 2:45 to Tina.
Due to the impending weather tomorrow night - the Girl's District Basketball game with Meadville will be played @ 6:00 pm - bus leaves @ 3:45.
Parenting the Love and Logic Way will be presented FREE in Marshall at Covenant Presbyterian Church on 3/5-3/7 and 3/12-3/14 from 6-7:30 pm. Childcare provided by Salt Fork YMCA from 5:45-8. To register please call Nancy Kleinschmidt 660-886-8072 or Jacki Carton 660-202-7999.
Slater vs Glasgow Basketball Games for tonight have been cancelled. There will be no make ups.
Due to inclement weather, Slater Schools will be dismissing today at 12:08. Please be safe!
Due to the expected weather moving in to our area, Trivia Night has been postponed until April 27th.
There will be an After Prom meeting tonight for all Junior/Senior parents at 6:30 pm in the library. Please bring any raffle tickets that have been sold.
Parenting the Love & Logic Way to be presented FREE in Marshall at the Covenant Presbyterian Church on 3/5-3/7 & 3/12-3/14 from 6-7:30 p.m. Childcare provided by Salt Fork YMCA from 5:45-8 p.m. To register please call Nancy Kleinschmidt 660-886-8072 or Jacki Carton 660-202-7999.
FFA Parliamentary Procedure team practice is this morning at 7 in the Ag Room.
The NHS meeting this morning had been cancelled. Check emails later today for new date.
Seniors: I need for you to stop by the office today or by noon tomorrow and tell me what picture number you are going to use. If you would like you can email me or text me at 660-631-6547.
HS baseball will have open gym tomorrow morning at 6:45am. Open to baseball players that are currently not playing winter sports.
Cereal will be served tomorrow for breakfast! Be safe coming in!
Macenzie Schoenfelt, Admissions Representative, University of Missouri, missed her visit at SHS today due to weather. Unfortunately, she will not be able to reschedule her visit. If you have questions, please email Macenzie @ AskMacenzie@missouri.edu
Slater/Cairo Basketball games scheduled for tonight have been postponed.
Due to limited access to student emails/Royalty voting during inclement weather days, we will NOT hold our Courtwarming Coronation or Dance tomorrow night. Coronation will be TENTATIVELY rescheduled for 2/11 vs. New Franklin (after the games), with the Dance being postponed (again) to a date when Winter Weather isn't a factor. We'll see you soon, Wildcats!
Due to continuous icy conditions-Slater Schools will not be in session on Friday, Feb. 8.
Basketball games tonight against Glasgow have been postponed.
Due to the icy conditions, No school on Thursday, Feb 7-we hope to see everyone Friday!
Tonight’s basketball games in Glasgow have been rescheduled for Thursday, Feb 7 -6:00 pm - Bus time -5:00-Girls walk through @ 4:00.
Due to the weather-Slater Schools will be closed Wednesday Feb. 6-see you Thursday!
Basketball ball game here tonight against New Franklin has been postponed.
Due to weather, Slater will release at 12:30 today. Please stay safe.
The February menu has changed for tomorrow and the 12th. Please review the updated menu at www.slaterschools.net.
The Saline County Career Center is now enrolling for the class of August 2019 Practical Nursing Program. App & info available at SCCC or on the web: www.tinyurl.com/sccc-pnreg Deadline: April 5. Entrance Exam & Background check required. For more info: 660-886-6958.
Spring College Fairs! The MOACAC is excited to announce a KC College Fair will be held March 28 from 6- 7:30 pm at William Jewell College. A St. Louis College Fair will be held April 28 from 1-3 pm at Maryville University. The fairs will feature many colleges & universities from around the country. All students & families are invited to attend. Preregister in advance: https://app.strivescan.com/students
A reminder. HS baseball will have open gym tomorrow morning at 6:45 am for non winter sports athletes.
Central Methodist University's Occupational Therapy Department is offering a Health Professions Camp July 29th and 30th. Application deadline is June 30th. For information and application go to: www.centralmethodist.edu/rd/health-flyer.html
There will be a JH Student of the Month assembly this morning in the library at 7:48 am.
Due to weather, Slater will have a 10:00 Late start Thursday-door open at 9:45-elementary will report straight to their classrooms for breakfast-please bundle up!
Due to the frigid temperatures expected tomorrow - Slater Schools will not be in session on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. Stay warm and safe Wildcats!
Local farmers, we need your help. Please follow the link and fill in the form to nominate us: www.americasfarmers.com/grow-rural-education/
SHS Baseball open gym will resume Wednesday, 1/30 at 6:45am. I you are not playing basketball, you are expected to be there. #WildcatPride.
Our Slater Wildcats take on the Fayette Falcons in the championship game of the Wildcat Classic today beginning @ 5:30! KMMO will be broadcasting live! #WildcatPride
Attention Seniors and Senior Parents! The FAFSA priority deadline is February 1st. IF your senior has not completed their FAFSA, please have them do so ASAP. Please check your email for helpful videos.
Wildcat Tournament Action Tonght! 4:30 - Slater vs Sacred Heart Girls Let's go Lady Cats!
Get excited, Wildcats! Season 2 of WDCT News arrives next week - check out your awesome newscasters!! https://www.wevideo.com/view/1294183564
Slater Schools will have a 10:00 late start Friday - doors will open at 9:45-elementary students go to your classroom for breakfast!
Due to this afternoon's Wildcat Classic schedule & the 3:00 game b/t Sacred Heart & Sweet Springs girls, we will be dismissing HS students at 2:45 today. Bus riders DO NOT need to make alternate arrangements. Please be advised that there could be additional traffic in the area at pick up time due to the game.
Due to weather here is the update on the Slater Wildcat Classic for tonight - Wed. Jan. 23: 4:30 - Santa Fe/Pilot Grove Boys 6:00 - Marshall/Fayette Girls 7:30 - Slater/Glasgow Boys See you there!
Slater Schools will have a 10:00 late start Wednesday morning due to the weather.
Central Methodist University will be hosting their Spring Allied Health Day on Friday, April 12th. Any students interested should go to http://go.centralmethodist.edu/alliedhealthday to RSVP and for more information.
JH Student Council members please bring a purple or gold Slater shirt for pictures today.
The Girls/Boys HS Basketball game against Madison Friday night has been moved up to a 4:00 start time weather permitting. Bus leaves at 2:00. Go Wildcats!
Sophomore parents & students: reminder there will be a short meeting at 6 tonight to plan tournament concessions details. Meeting will he in Mrs. DeGraffenreid'a room.
Varsity Girls and Boys basketball games Wednesday @ Glasgow beginning at 5:00 pm-Bus leaves @ 4:00. Girls walk-thru @ 3:30.
Slater Schools will have a 10:00 am late start on Wednesday-see you in the morning! Faculty/Staff report at 9:30.
Breakfast menu for Wednesday is blueberry muffin, gogurt, applesauce or fruit juice and milk.
Menu for Wednesday will be chili, string cheese, cornbread, green beans, fruit and milk. Menu for Thursday will be chili dogs/bun, cali blend vegetables, fruit and milk.
If you're enrolled in an online course, make sure to check in with those even if we have a snow day. Miss Pointer will also forward any necessary emails.
Basketball game with Glasgow tomorrow night has been postponed-Girls practice @ 11:00 am-boys practice @ 1:00 pm.
Slater Schools will be closed Tuesday due the weather conditions-see you soon Wildcats!
Students attending the Children's Literature Festival please return permission slips ASAP.
Breakfast Reading Club will resume on Tuesday for those who have already signed up.
All District activities have been cancelled for Monday, Jan. 14 due to the weather.
Slater Schools will not be in session on Monday due to the weather-Be safe and build snowmen!!
Sophomore parents and students: tonight's meeting about tournament concessions will be moved to Wednesday at 6 p.m.
Due to the weather, Slater Schools will be dismissing today at 12:08. Have a safe weekend!
Sophomore parent and student meeting about Wildcat Classic concessions at 4 PM Sunday in Mrs. DeGraffenreid's room.
Volume up and calendars out, Wildcats! Meet your 2019 Courtwarming Candidates here: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1283061126 AND save the date for coronation on February 8th!!!!
CAC Honor Band is performing tonight at 6:30 in Glasgow!! They will be live feeding the concert on YouTube with this link: https://youtu.be/0QytaMIXGV4
Freshman FFA Members: Greenhand Conference is tomorrow (Tuesday) in Sedalia! The bus leaves at 8:00 AM outside the Gym. Please wear your Official Dress and bring money for lunch. Thanks!
JVG/VG/VB Basketball @ Fayette, Mon. 5:00 p.m. JV/V Girls walk-thru @ 3:15 - bus leaves @ 3:45.
Junior High honor band students in 7th and 8th grade, your honor band will be in Sedalia on Saturday, Jan. 12 at Smith Cotton Junior High School. You will receive music and further instructions when you get back to school on Tuesday.
Saturday is Wildcat Basketball Day -Girls take on Bunceton @ 11:30 for Third and the Boys take on Lincoln @ 4:00 for the “Ship” in the Otterville Tourney! #WildcatPride
Our Wildcats take on Otterville @ the Otterville Tourney tonight -6:00 pm-Let’s Go Cats!!
JV/Varsity Girls Basketball Practice-Thurs. 11-12:30, Fri. 9:30-11:00.
Due to other activities in the morning, Breakfast Reading Club will not meet on Thursday morning.
Just a reminder that it is Taco Salad Day!
JH Student Council members will need to meet in Ms. Drummond's office at 7:25 am tomorrow morning for the Holiday Project. The bus will leave at 7:30 am. Please wear a Slater shirt or holiday shirt if you'd like.
NHS members ...reminder you must have your permission slip turned in to go to Holiday Project. If you have any questions, see Mrs. Krog
The PTO meeting that ws scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled. The next meeting will be held in February.
12/11 Elementary PK-5 Breakfast Change-French toast sticks
Reminder....NHS meeting in Mrs. Krog's room tomorrow morning at 7:20 a.m.
Attention: Current 8th Grade Students Slater High School Student Activity Night Tuesday, December 4th 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. in the HS gym Please plan to attend to learn about all of the possible High School activities available to you!
Boarding of the Wildcat Express is 1:30 in the Slater schools cafeteria. Doors closest to the library open at 1:00. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Wear your favorite pjs.
December Breakfast and Lunch Menu CORRECTION. Please review the corrected menus on the school's website.
The JH Student of the Month assembly will be held this morning at 7:48 am in the library.
ALL ABOARD the Wildcat Express!! Sunday, Dec. 2, 1:30 pm in the Slater cafeteria , band parents will be sponsoring our version of the "Polar Express". Tickets are $5.00 for ages 2 and up. Buy 5 tickets for $20.00. There will be hot chocolate and cookies for all and free pictures with Santa, the train conductor and elves. Special attire for this event is pajamas. For special seating on the "train", get your tickets soon from any band member. There will be a Christmas shop for stocking stuffers with prices $3.00 and under.
Breakfast change for 11/29-banana muffin, gogurt, applesauce or fruit juice and milk.
NHS and HS STUCO members don’t forget to drop your items off in Mrs Crew’s room this morning!
Reminder.... NHS meeting this morning in Mrs. Krog’s room at 7:15 am.
Reminder.... NHS meeting tomorrow morning at 7:15 in Mrs. Krog’s room.
It's show time! Come out and support the Slater Theater Arts Club as we perform two great Greek comedies. Show times are 2 pm and 6 pm today in the Alexander Auditorium, admission is $5.
Junior High boys basketball: Bus leaves at 8:45 a.m. for the third place games at St. Joe. Game will start at 10:15 a.m.
Due to a field trip, breakfast readng club will not meet this morning. Thank you.
Wildcat Express meeting in the band room at 3:00 on Thursday, November 15.
Due to bad weather conditions there will not be STAC theater rehearsal this afternoon. -Mr. Meyer
Slater Schools will dismiss today - Monday, Nov. 12, at 12:08, due to the weather. Be safe!
Quick reminder: Jr. high basketball pictures tomorrow morning at 7:30 a.m in the gym. Bring both jerseys. Thanks!
Reminder NHS meeting tomorrow morning at 7:15 am in Mrs. Krog’s room.
Menu Update: Salad bar will be limited for today.
The band fundraiser, western smokehouse is in.
Band students, the meat from Western Smokehouse will be here Fri. morning.
Reminder: We have a late start this morning at 10 am. Doors do not open until 9:45 am with no breakfast being served.
Band Parent Meeting for Wildcat Express, Nov. 8, 3:00-3:30. Meat orders are expected Friday Nov. 9.
Both JH girls and boys get the win over Madison tonight! Way to go Cats!
Breakfast menu change for the week of Nov. 5th. Please review the menu on the school's website.
Seniors: Jostens will be back on Monday, Nov 12th @ 2 pm to finish cap and gown orders and so that your class can vote on the invitations.
Seniors: Reminder Jostens will be here at 2:15 today to take cap and gown orders.
HS Wildcats, we're taking a pep bus to Fayette Friday night to cheer our Wildcats to victory! We have room for 20 HS students - $3 gets you there & back AND a Subway boxed meal from Sgt. Stockwell of the National Guard. You have to pay your own $7 gate admission. Sign up and pay before 3:00 Thursday. See Mrs. Jennings for details & a permission slip!
Central MO Electric Cooperative A-Team/Super A-Team Program. 5 students in grades K-8 win $25 by turning in a copy of their grade card showing at least one A! To enter submit, grades, school name, student name & CMEC acct #. PO Box 939, Sedalia, MO 65302 or email email@example.com
Central MO Electric Cooperative, A-Team/Super A-Team Program. Two students in grades 9-12 win $50 when they turn in their grade card showing an A in both Science & Math, school name, student name, CMEC account #. Address: PO Box 939, Sedalia, MO 65302 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The bus for the Glasgow Pumpkin Festival leaves at 1pm today. Get to the band room in time to put on your uniform before getting on bus, band students. We will be back by 2:30.
Seniors: Jostens will not be here today. They will be here on Wednesday, Oct. 31st @ 2:15 pm. Sorry for any confusion.
SHS Cheer meeting tomorrow morning at 7:45 in room HS463 (Jennings).
There are extra boxes of donuts. Get them at the band room Friday.
Band Parent meeting today at 3:30 in the band room.
Athletes remember to turn your FanCloth orders and money to Barb or Mrs. Campbell by the end of the day tomorrow.
Krispy Kreme Donuts will be at the school today at 2pm. Come to the band room.
Wednesday is WEAR RED day for Red Ribbon Week! Everyone is encouraged to wear RED!!
PTO orders are here!! Please come between now and 5 to the cafeteria to pick up your orders.
Bag up your canned goods and non-perishable food items for the Annual Scare Away Hunger Food Pick-up! NHS and SHS STUCO members will be in town Monday, October 29th to trick or treat for your donations. Contact Michelle Krog at email@example.com for pick-up!
PTO items will be delivered tomorrow, Tuesday, October 23rd. Please make plans to pick up your items from 3-5 PM in the cafeteria.
Krispy Kreme donuts will be at the school on Thursday afternoon around 3:00. Meat will not be here at that time. It will be next week.
Band Parent meeting for December Wildcat Express fundraiser, 3:30 Thursday, Oct. 25 in the band room. If you can't make it but want to help, email Ms. Stevens, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teachers, please stop by Monday morning to pick up your book fair purchases. The fair will be picked up tomorrow.
Seniors: Due to a scheduling conflict, Jostens will be coming on Wed., Oct. 31st instead of Mon., Oct 22nd to order cap and gowns and other senior items.
Come out and watch the junior high basketball scrimmage against Miami tonight at Slater. Girls start at 5:00 and guys will be at 6:00. Bring a canned good for admission to support our canned food drive. Thanks!
Boys and GIrls Basketball Parent meeting Monday, Oct. 22 at 6:00 - Boys in cafeteria, Girls in library. If you are going to play, please plan to attend.
Congratulations to Abby Uhlich and Kaleigh Shroyer on receiving CAC honorable mention for Softball. Good season ladies. #SlaterMade
November breakfast and lunch menus are now available under the Dining section on the school's website.
Final score of the JH football game: Carrollton 28- Slater 22.
Band donut and meat sticks money are due today. Please get that turned in. Thanks
FAFSA Frenzy is tomorrow, Sunday, October 14th, from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., in the High School Business Room. Both student and parent need to have an FSA ID. You will be using your 2017 tax return information. Hope to see you all tomorrow!
Sophomores and sophomore parents: meeting at 7 pm Monday in Mrs. DeGraffenreid's room to plan for Thursday's taco supper during conferences.
The Lion's Club Bike Safety Day for Saturday, October 13 has been postponed to a later date - stay tuned!
The band and choir concert will be Tuesday, Oct. 16 in the high school gym at 6:00 pm. The band will be performing our halftime show for the concert. Remember---high school gym!
Due to the wet field and rain, the band will not play for the football game tonight. Bus leaves at 7 am tomorrow for CMU band day. We will go rain or shine.
Big thank you to Mindy Beebe, Community Liason, from State Fair Community College in Sedalia for presenting to all of our 9-12 grade students. Mindy spoke about the Health Science Career Field. She discussed a wide variety of career options available as well as necessary college requirements with students. Thanks, Mindee!
More prizes were drawn for the Careers for Years attendees: Alani Knox- $25 Walmart gift card; Annabelle Degraffenreid, Ava Hayes, Madison Prysock and Kylie King- Sonic drink; Wylee Goff- EBMO umbrella; Orlando McDonald- EBMO mug; Nicolas Abney- EBMO tumbler; Dakota Lloyd- CMAS Wildcat tumbler; Rylan Nelson- Greenbelt Land Trust of Mid-MO hat; Brinkston Lunn- MO Conservation Dept. hat. Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to all of those who donated!
Tough loss tonight in Tipton for our JH Cats. Final score 44-40.
Make plans to attend the Annual PreK Craft Fair in the HS Gym from 9 am - 2 pm on Sat., Nov. 3! $5 Biscuit & Gravy Breakfast in the Cafeteria from 8-10 am. Interested vendors, please contact Mrs. Willis: email@example.com / 660-529-2278
Congrats Lady Cats Softball on a district win over Glasgow. They will play Pilot Grove tomorrow at 5pm in Pilot Grove.
Today's district Softball game has been moved to Boonville & will start at 4:30. Bring lawn chairs. Bus leaves at 2:30.
Just 15 minutes until Careers for Years starts! Come down and join us!!
Curious about a career in finance? Come to Careers for Years, tomorrow night from 5:30 - 7:00, and speak with Lori Matheis, an accountant from Wilson Toellner & Associates!
Junior High basketball players: warm-ups are $25. Turn in the money to Barb as soon as possible. Deadline for payment will be Wednesday this week. Thanks! Coach Harter
A new study says engaging in small talk could make you feel happier and more positive! Today, vow to #StartWithHello! http://abcn.ws/2dxGkQY
Pink Out shirts are here! $12 for Youth small-adult xl. $15 for 2X/3X. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or the high school office to get yours!!
Senior Students and Senior Parents Meeting tomorrow, October 4th, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the high school library. Hope to see you all there!
Careers for Years will be October 9th from 5-7:30 pm in the circle drive and gym. We have a wide variety of careers that will be represented and lots of great door prizes!!