05-17-2018 Schools News & Calendars

THIS “KUTE KID” is… Colton Monroe Musick, age 3, eating popcorn at the movies. He is the son of Charles and Holly Musick from Coloma. Colton’s big sister is 6-year-old Hadley Mia. His proud grandparents are Doug and Brenda Musick of Hartford, Bob Clark of St. Joseph and Deborah Clark of Paw Paw.


Watervliet Public Schools Calendar of Events

Thursday, May 17 W-A-Y Watervliet High School Graduation, WHS Auditorium, 5:30 p.m.; JV Baseball, Home vs. Fennville, 4:30 p.m.; Varsity Baseball & Softball at Fennville, 4:30 p.m.; High School Area Art Show at Kalamazoo Institute of Art, 5:30 p.m.; Varsity Soccer at Comstock, 6:00 p.m. Friday, May 18 Varsity Track Regional Meet at Comstock, 1:00 p.m.; 8th Grade Formal Dance, 7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 19 Varsity Softball at River Valley Tournament, 10:00 a.m. Monday, May 21 Varsity Softball, Home vs. Gobles, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 22 7th & 8th Grade NWEA Testing; Varsity Track at Saugatuck, 4:30 p.m.; Spring MS/HS Band concert, WHS Auditorium, 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 23 7th & 8th Grade NWEA Testing; 5th & 6th Hours Finals for SENIORS ONLY; Varsity Soccer, Home vs. New Buffalo, 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 24 3rd & 4th Hours Finals for SENIORS ONLY; Varsity Softball, Home vs. South Haven, 4:00 p.m.; Spring Choir Concert, WHS Auditorium, 7:00 p.m. Friday, May 25 1st & 2nd Hours Finals for SENIORS ONLY; Seniors Last Day; 8th Grade trip to Michigan Adventure; 1st Grade trip to Sarett; Elementary Field Day; Varsity Baseball, Home vs. Coloma, 4:30 p.m.; JV Baseball at Coloma, 4:30 p.m. Notable Upcoming Events Thursday, May 31, Baccalaureate, WHS Auditorium, 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 1 Graduation Ceremony, Panther Stadium, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, Underclassman HS Awards Ceremony, HS Auditorium, 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, MS Awards Ceremony, HS Auditorium, 6:00 p.m. June 6 – 8, MS/HS Exams Friday, June 8 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL YEAR

HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS OF THE WEEK… for April 23 – April 27, 2018 (from the left) are: 9th Grade – Mayra Naranjo, student of Braulio Naranjo & Victoria Hortencia; 10th Grade – Luis Delarosa-Ramon, student of Urbano Delarosa & Martina Ramon Delarosa; 11th Grade – Destiny Fuller, student of Harry Fuller & Paula Knapp; 12th Grade – Macie Applegate, student of James Applegate & Dena Pruitt. To become a “Student of the Week,” students are nominated by teachers or staff for doing something positive. For example: getting a good grade on tests or homework, doing well in class participation, or just doing a good deed. Selected students will receive a certificate, their picture taken & posted in the high school front lobby showcase for the week, and in the Tri-City Record newspaper. At the end of the school year, all Students of the Week names will be entered in a drawing for some cool prizes, treats or gift cards. Congratulations to these “Students of the Week” and keep up the great work!


Saturday, May 19, 8 a.m. “2-PLAYER SCRAMBLE GOLF CLASSIC” fund-raiser for Hartford Indian Emerald Vanguard at Lake Cora Hills Golf Club in Paw Paw. Contact Derek Clements at clementsd@hpsmi.org for registration information. Saturday, May 19, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. “4-H SPRING ACHIEVEMENT” at Berrien County Youth Fair to showcase youth projects. Free event open to the public. For more information contact Berrien County MSU Extension Office at 927-5674. Sunday, May 27, 8 a.m.-noon “PANCAKE BREAKFAST” held by Sister Lakes Lions Club in Lions Park, 66991 95th Ave., Sister Lakes. $7/adults, $4/children 4-12, under 4/free. Friday, June 1, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. & Saturday, June 2, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. “RUMMAGE SALE/BAZAAR” at Coloma American Legion, 351 E. St. Joseph St./6505 Red Arrow Hwy, sponsored by the Auxiliary. 10’ X 10’ space $10, rental tables $2 per day. Food will be available. Contact Christine Kelemen for reservations & info at 269-325-2865. Friday, June 1, 6:30 p.m. “WATERVLIET HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION” Friday, June 1, 7 p.m. “HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION” Friday, June 1, 7 p.m. “COLOMA HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION” Saturday, June 2, 8:30 a.m. “GRACE CHRISTIAN ANNUAL GOLF SCRAMBLE” at Indian Lake Hills Golf Course, 55321 Brush Lake Rd., Eau Claire. Pre-register at gcspatriots.org; $75 fee. Proceeds benefit GCS Financial Aid Fund. Friday, June 15 10 a.m. “MYOI GOLF OUTING” at Lake Michigan Hills Golf Club, 2520 Kerlikowske Rd., Benton Harbor. Entry fee: $75/pre-registration, $85/day of event; includes 18 holes w/cart, continental breakfast, prize holes, lunch & round of golf for 2019. June 29 & 30, July 1 “WATERVLIET INDEPENDENCE WEEKEND CELEBRATION” Saturday, July 14 “WATERVLIET PAPER MILL REUNION” hosted by North Berrien Historical Society. Former mill employees and family members may share items, photos & documents of the mill by calling the historical society at 468-3330 or emailing info@northberrienhistory.org. July 16-21 “VAN BUREN YOUTH FAIR” Sunday, Aug. 5 “GRAND CITY SKIERS” free performance on Paw Paw Lake hosted by the Paw Paw Lake Yacht Club. August 13-18 “BERRIEN COUNTY YOUTH FAIR” Thursdays, 6 – 10 p.m. “Trap shooting” at the Coloma Rod & Gun Club. Second Thursday of each month, 3 – 5 p.m. “BERRIEN COUNTY PARKINSON SUPPORT GROUP” at Lakeland Healthcare Frederick S. Upton Education Center rooms 5 & 6, 1234 Napier Ave. For info, contact Michigan Parkinson Foundation at 800-852-9781.

HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS OF THE WEEK… for April 30 – May 4, 2018 (from the left) are: 9th Grade – Meadow Goodrich, student of Dwight & Tracy Goodrich; 10th Grade – Anthony Alonso, student of Sacramento & Adela Alonso; 11th Grade – Luz Rosita Alonso, student of Martin Gutierrez; 12th Grade – Alexis Polus, student of Eugene & Gina Reyna. To become a “Student of the Week,” students are nominated by teachers or staff for doing something positive. For example: getting a good grade on tests or homework, doing well in class participation, or just doing a good deed. Selected students will receive a certificate, their picture taken & posted in the high school front lobby showcase for the week, and in the Tri-City Record newspaper. At the end of the school year, all Students of the Week names will be entered in a drawing for some cool prizes, treats or gift cards. Congratulations to these “Students of the Week” and keep up the great work!


0 comments