Kenai Middle School boys took second place overall and second place in the 1,600-meter race at the borough track tournament. The Kenai girls took fifth overall and in the 1,600- and the 800-meter races. Bill Chimphalee placed second in the shotput and high jump and first in the triple jump and 100-meter hurdles. Travis Pierce placed third in the high jump. Les Baker placed first in discus. McKenan Steinbeck took second in the 400-meter race and third in the 200-meter race. Brittany Kiser placed fourth in the triple jump. Trent Semmens took first in the 400-meter and second in the 800- and 200-meter races. Eliza Chadwick placed third in the 100-meter hurdles and 400-meter race, fourth in the 800-meter race and sixth in the 200-meter race.
Yearbooks have arrived. A few still are left to purchase for $30.
Congratulations to the following students for being selected May students of the Month: Chris Babcock, Shelby Daly, Mariah Guidry, Geanina Judge, Meranda Mahan, Morgan Mena, Monica Moore, Jessi Pierce, Ashlyn Ross, Jimmy Starkloff and Larry Starkloff.
The eighth-grade farewell will be at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the gym followed by the schoolwide barbecue later in the day.
Minicourses will be offered May 26 and 27. Students are reminded to turn in permission slips and fees. Thanks to everyone who helped collect cans to pay for minicourses. The school raised $250 in can collections and $300 for the grand prize. Thanks to Mr. Roser for organizing the event.
Registration for school next year will be from noon to 6 p.m. Aug. 13. Incoming sixth-grade students need to attend. Seventh- and eighth-graders can pick up a schedule and fill out any necessary paperwork. Volunteers are needed for registration to run smoothly. If you can donate your time, call 283-4896.
The leadership class will hold a "Welcome All Students" orientation for incoming sixth-graders from 8:30 a.m. to noon Aug. 20. Students to attend to tour the building and become familiar with staff and students.
The last day of school is May 27. The teaching staff will be unavailable after May 28. Report cards will be mailed out the following week unless your student owes a fee. The office will be open until noon June 4. Families with questions should call 283-4896 or stop by the school.
Dates to remember are:
Thursday Last day for hot lunch; site council meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the library.
Tuesday Farewell at 8 a.m.; barbecue at lunch; awards assembly from 1 to 2:20 p.m.
May 26 and 27 Minicourses.
May 28 Teachers' last day.
Aug. 13 Fall registration from noon to 6 p.m.
Aug. 20 Sixth-grade orientation.
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