Scottie Memo

  • Have a safe and fun summer with your children! 
  • 2017-2018 first day of school is August 16th
  • Homecoming is the week of September 4th - which means there will be School on Friday, September 8th 
  • Athletic Physical forms were sent home with students in grades 5th - 11th - please keep in a safe place for this fall - Students will bring their physical forms to the HS office in August.  Athletes are not allowed to practice until physical forms are on file. 


  • END of YEAR lost and found:  There is a BUNCH of stuff in lost and found - Please check lost and found before you check out - Boys - Mr. Donnelly has a big pile of clothes etc... in the boys' locker room - check with him today to see if any of it is yours.  We do NOT keep lost items over the summer...

Apply for Free Lesson and a summer pass to the Philip Pool Now!  "Swimships" for lessons and season pass - Income and age guidelines apply  The Swim for Life Program is administered through Philip Charities, a non-profit organization.  Applications available at First National Bank and Coyle's Super Valu - Applications due by May 25  for more information call 859-2013 or email:  philipswim4life@yahoo.com  To contribute to this important life-saving effort contact Philip Charities/swim4life through the First National Bank in Philip

 

CITY OF PHILIP JOB OPENINGS 2017 SUMMER SEASON SWIMMING POOL LIFEGUARDS & WATER AEROBICS INSTRUCTOR

Applications and detailed job descriptions are available at City Finance Office, located on the 4th Floor of the Haakon County Courthouse between the hours of 8:00 to 12:00 and 1:00 to 5:00, Monday through Friday. Email philipdfo@gwtc.net. Call 605-859-2175.

 

Black Hills Juniors Volleyball Skill Development information for 6th-12th graders is posted on the bulletin board outside of Kathy's office.

7th-12th grade (2017/18 school year) Philip summer volleyball camp information is posted on the bulletin board outside of Kathy's office.  Registration and payment can be returned to Coach Smith.

Jones County Booster Club hosting Dakota Wesleyan University Skills and Drills Basketball Camp

June 12 & 13, 2017 - Harold Thune Auditorium - Murdo

Girls - 3rd - 5th (fall of 2017)  9:00 - 11:30

Girls - 6th - 8th (fall of 2017) 1:00 - 3:00

Registration forms in JH/HS office and elementary office

 

 

 


Philip Elementary Notes


Kindergarten Orientation  - July 11th from 9:00 AM - 12:00 OR July 12th from 3:00 PM - 6:00.  Both days are come and go during the specified times.  

Jones County Booster Club hosting Dakota Wesleyan University Skills and Drills Basketball Camp
June 12 & 13, 2017 - Harold Thune Auditorium - Murdo
Girls - 3rd - 5th (fall of 2017)  9:00 - 11:30
Girls - 6th - 8th (fall of 2017) 1:00 - 3:00
Registration forms in JH/HS office and elementary office

Girls and Boys Basketball Camp in Philip - June 7, 8, & 9  
Grades levels are:   1st-3rd      4th-7th      8th-12th  
(grade as of Aug. 2017) 
space is limited in each grade level
Registration forms are on board outside high school office

 

 

 

 

South Dakota requires all 6th grade students to have:

  1. One dose of Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (Tdap) vaccine on or after the 11th birthday
  2. One dose of Meningococcal (MCV4) vaccine on or after the 11th birthday

Reminder to Parents

All Haakon School District residents that have children ages birth to 5 years old are encouraged to call the Philip Elementary Office (859-2001) to inform the school of their children’s names, date(s) of birth, age(s), parent’s names, current mailing address, and contact information. This information will be used to contact parents for Haakon School District’s child find/preschool screening that is held every spring. With this data, the District will contact parents with information concerning this event. You may call Pat at 859-2001 in the elementary office Monday through Thursday. Thank you for your help and cooperation.

Good Job Wrestlers!  1st Place at Philip Inv!  1st:  Parker, Cody, Nick, Blake; 2nd:  McCoy, Jadyn, Hunter, Keagan; Jorey;  8th-Geoffrey;  Thanks for everyone's help and support.  Matt


State B Wrestling Tickets are on sale NOW - the PHILIP SCOTTIES ticket order will be mailed January 26th!  Adult All Tournament - $45.00; Student (grades 1st-12th) General Admission all tournament ticket - $25.00 Kindergarten or younger are admitted free, but not necessarily provided a seat in the reserved section without a ticket.

 

Small Business is Everybody’s Business! Community Support for Young Entrepreneurs
Friday, February 10, 2017  -  12:15pm–3:30pm MST - Room A-3 Philip High School

 

College/Military Reps - sign up with Mrs. DeJong and talk with your teacher about missing class:

2/1 Sheridan College 10:00am


High School Juniors and Seniors - The SD Highway Patrol and the American Legion are sponsoring a free Youth Trooper Academy to be held June 26-30, 2017.  Applications are due March 26th, and can be picked up in Mrs. DeJong's office.

High School Junior Boys - The 75th annual Boys State Convention will be held May 29-June 2 in Aberdeen.
 The online application is available at http://www.SouthDakotaBoysState.com and is due March 15th.

High School Juniors - Apply to attend the free West Central Electric Trip to Washington DC June 8-15.  See Mrs. DeJong for an application which is due no later than February 17th. 

Wednesday, April 19th - Meeting for all interested in going out for wrestling in 17-18 season meet at 12:23 in Mr. Donnelly's office.

Seniors:  if you think you qualify for the Honor Athlete White Letter you need to see Mrs. Menzel - applications are due May 4th...