2019-2020 Yearbooks are for sale! Order online at balfour.com or talk to Ms. Swiers. Yearbooks are on sale for $35 until Christmas break. After Christmas break, prices will increase to $45, so order now!
Congratulations to the Girls Basketball Team on their victory over Red Lake Falls last night. Way to begin the season with a win!!!
Mahnomen Public Schools has two positions posted on EdPost: Ojibwe Language/Culture Teacher & Behavior Intervention Specialist. If interested, please see the link below! https://edpost.stcloudstate.edu/?KeyWordString=&StateCityZipString=56557&Radii=0&submit=Search+Entire+Posting
Congratulations to Jack, Kale, Thomas, and Hunter for placing 11th & 17th at the first robotics tournament of the season against some tough competition!
Don't forget that Financial Aid Night for parents and students will take place tomorrow night during conferences, from 3:30-6:00 in Room 218! Scholarship information will also be available!
Elementary Parent-Teacher Conferences are at scheduled times starting tonight, November 7th between 4-7:00 pm or during the day Friday, November 8th, or the evening of November 12th between 4-7:00 PM. There is no school for elementary students tomorrow due to conferences.
Reminder that Parent-Teacher Conferences for High School students are tonight, November 7th and next Tuesday, November 12th from 4:00-7:00 PM. Hope to see you there.
Pizza pick up for the elementary is today from 3 to 6 pm! Pick up is in the cafeteria!
Attention High School students: Sophomore Class Jewelry Meeting: Wednesday, November 6, from 8:30-9:00am Senior Graduation Meeting: Wednesday, November 6, from 9:00-9:30am Class Jewelry & Graduation Orders: Wednesday, November 13, from 8:00-9:00am
Reminder that the Varsity Football team plays in Waubun tonight!! This is a Section 8A playoff game. Due to the end of the regular season, activity passes are not accepted! Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for students! Go Thunderbirds!
Reminder that there is no school Thursday or Friday, October 16th &17th due to MEA Break.
Due to the potential of bad weather this coming Friday the varsity football game with LPA has been changed to Wednesday, October 9th at 7:00 PM in Lake Park.
Varsity football game moved to Wednesday, October 9th at 7:00 in lake park
Elementary football has been cancelled for today October 5th
Thunderbird Clothing Store is now open! Please contact Dave Peterson with questions! - Go to https://www.bsnteamsports.com/ - In the Access Code box, put: MWFANWEAR0 - Items will ship to the Ogema Elementary School; you will be contacted when they arrive. - The store closes 10/4!
T-Bird Fans: The Ada Lions will be hosting a tailgate party prior to the Football game on 9/27/19. Meals will be served from 5:30-7:00 at the entrance to the field. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be moved into the High School Commons area.
Congratulations to the VB team on getting 1st place- Silver Division at the Staples Classic on Saturday!
Happy Monday from MHS! -JV Football @ Hawley 5:00 -JH Football @ RLC (Plummer) - Make up game -C Team Volleyball Tournament @ 4:30 (Mah) *Homework club starts this week!* Pictures with Starkey's this week: Pre-K - 3 on Tuesday; 4-6th Grade on Wednesday; 7-12 on Thursday
Elementary football for Saturday, September 21st has been cancelled.
Mahnomen Elementary football practice has been canceled for today!
JH Football Game for today has been rescheduled and will now be played on Sept 23 at Plummer with a 4:30 start time.
Today's Announcements from MHS: *Students please remember to wear white tomorrow (9/13/19) as we honor survivors during National Suicide Prevention Week. Activities for today include: -JH VB vs Fosston (Mah) JH FB vs RLC at Plummer Go T-Birds!
More Sports Updates: JH Volleyball is changing our home games with NCE-UH; Sept 16th will now be played in Waubun and Oct 1st will be at NCE-UH (Ulen)!
Sports Updates: JH Football game vs. Warroad scheduled for yesterday will now be played on Oct 14th in Mahnomen at 5:00 - both teams will play at the same time. The JV Football game scheduled for yesterday with RLC in Waubun has been moved to Sept. 30th at 5:00. Go T-Birds!
The JV football game that was canceled for today (9/9/19) will be made up on Sept. 30th at 5:00 in Waubun.
JV Football game has been canceled for today. No "C" team volleyball practice today!
JH Football (7th & 8th grade) game has been canceled for today 9/9/19!
Thunderbird football IS BACK! See you in Frazee for kickoff at 7:00 pm tonight!
There is no elementary football practice on Thursday, August 29th due to the Back-to-School Open House.
Please attend the Mahnomen Back-to-School Open House scheduled for 4:00 to 7:00 PM on Thursday, August 29th. We hope to see you there!
JH Football, JH Volleyball, and Mahnomen Elementary FB start practice next week (8/19/19) from 6:30-8:30 pm; JH Volleyball in Waubun and Football in Mahnomen. Bus will pick up at Naytahwaush Charter School at 5:30pm, leave for Waubun at 6:05pm & return to MHS at 8:30pm.
Due to lack of numbers the Volleyball Camp scheduled for July 22nd has been cancelled.
Find 2019-2020 Football information on camps, practice, early practice, meetings & more on the Thunderbird Athletics Page! There is also information for students in grades 5-12 interested in joining the Thunderbird Football team! http://mahnomenmn.apptegy.us/o/athletics/documents
Help wanted! Seeking Paraprofessional applicants for the 2019-20 school year. Applicants need to be able to meet Minnesota Paraprofessional requirements by having either (1) an associate or higher degree or (2) by having successfully completed a minimum of 60 hours (credits) of instruction from an institute of higher learning or (3) passing the Parapro Test, which may be taken at the Mahnomen School. Wages starting at $13.75/hr plus benefits. All applicants must pass a favorable criminal background check. Positions open until filled. To submit an online application go to the District’s website at www.mahnomen.k12.mn.us under the Menu tab select Job Openings and then select Application for Employment can be submitted online or visit the School Office in person to pick up an application. Mahnomen Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Reminder to students that summer school programs begin next Monday, July 8th. This includes: STEAM Camp; Targeted Services for Grades K-8 and Credit Recovery for Grades 9-12.
Law Enforcement has conducted their investigation on the previous threat and at this point found nothing creditable. The soft lock-down status at the school has been lifted. We will continue to monitor the safety of school grounds. Thank you for you cooperation.
As a precaution the school will start the day in a soft lock-down. During the night the hospital received a phone threat of violence. Law enforcement is investigating the situation and its credibility. There will be extra law enforcement presence around the school/hospital area as well. Soft Lock-down means the exterior doors and interior doors will be locked throughout the day and outside activities limited. Thank you for your patience.
Check out what our Mahnomen area youth were able to accomplish while teaming up together! https://northwestminnesotafoundation.blogspot.com/2019/05/mahnomen-youth-pay-it-forward.html?fbclid=IwAR3NTxH7jmnH5JANxfDxaLgzzitPbg3-RHv8f9UwCJHuf4-zSnR0Te_S_jM
Please mark your calendars for the POPS Concert! Grades 5-12 band and 7-12 choir; Starts at 7pm this coming Friday, May 17th! See you there!
Buses will be a little late this afternoon route, May 3rd, due to late return from a field trip.
Elementary Music Spring Concert today!! 4th-6th Grade @ 1pm Kg-3rd Grade @ 2pm Concerts will be held in the HS Gym. You can use the Gym doors (#14).
Due to continued hazardous weather and road conditions Mahnomen Schools has canceled for today, Friday, April 12th.
Here is an update on tomorrow’s MN Vikings Town Takeover! The radio show will go on from Bears Bar at 9! Free breakfast, visiting and replay the Thunderbirds state championship game as well as radio interviews. What you have all been waiting for the players on their way to our event are..... Steven Weatherly - defensive end Rashad Hill - offensive tackle And alumni Pete Bercich former linebacker 1995 to 2000 then 5 years as defensive assistant for MN Vikings and currently Vikings radio commentator and head football coach at Hill Murray School.
School and buses will be starting 2 hours late tomorrow Friday April 12th.
ANNOUNCEMENT: School will be dismissed at 2:00 pm. No after school activities!
Good luck to the MW Thunderbird youth wrestlers competing in this weekend's State Tournament for the Northland Youth Wrestling Association (NYWA) held in Rochester! Kindergarten: Jase Lhotka & Eli Pazdernik Grade 1: Keo Keezer Grade 2: Joseph Keezer & Dylan McMullen Grade 3: Cade Walz Grade 5: Blake McMullen Grade 7: Dominick Neisen & Trevor Neisen
Congratulations to the following students who submitted work and placed in the Young Artist Competition hosted by the Detroit Lakes Indian Education Program! Gabrielle Hisgun, Lyndsey Zornes, Lillian Linden, Amber Sprague-Surges & Deanna Gonzalez!
Mahnomen Public Schools is seeking applicants for Food Service Director/Head Cook. Minimum quailifications include High School diploma with 3-years of relevant food service experience and a willingness to complete Professional Standard training. All applicants must pass a favorable criminal background check. Position open until filled. To submit an online application go to the District’s website at www.mahnomen.k12.mn.us select Menu then Job Openings. Mahnomen Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Announcement: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the music department's concert scheduled for tonight has been RESCHEDULED to next Monday, March 25th at 7pm!
Pool will be closed for maintenance this weekend, 3/16 and 3/17.
All After school activities have been cancelled for tonight, Thursday, March 14th. No late bus.
2019 Thunderbird Football Cheer Tryouts March 18-21st. Open to all students grades 6-11. Participants MUST attend all 4 days to learn routines and cheers. March 18 & 19 at Mahnomen HS; March 20 & 21 @ Waubun HS. 3:45-5:30pm each day. Wear exercise gear, tennis shoes, no jewelry, and have hair pulled back out of face.
Due to the Boys BB Sub-Section game, all other after school activities are cancelled for today! Go T-Birds!
Daylight Savings Time this weekend set your clocks ahead before going to bed Saturday night.
The week of March 4th - 8th is National Paraprofessional Week! Thank you goes out to our hard working paraprofessionals that make a daily difference in the lives of our students.
Happy Monday! Two things to consider: 1. If you haven't already, check out the Thunderbird Athletics page where you will find EVERYTHING Thunderbirds! http://mahnomenmn.apptegy.us/o/athletics 2. We are LOVING our new app! Access sports scores, menus, news & more! Download us!
Find the March Pool Schedule Here! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/313441/March_2019.pdf
JO try-outs will be this Sunday in Waubun! Times are as follows: 1:00 – 1:45 pm: 4th, 5th and 6th grade 2:00 – 3:00 pm: 7th and 8th grade 3:00 – 4:00 pm: 9th, 10th and 11th grade If you cannot make it and would like to play, please contact Vickie.
Mark your calendars! All Mahnomen and Waubun 7th, 8th and 9th graders are invited to fun night at the Mahnomen School on Friday March 8th from 7 to 11. $5 get you in the door. For $5 you get a hotdog, chips and pop, 1 bag of cotton candy, there is open swimming, a dance, basketball, blow up bouncy houses, photo booth and visiting. You can bring extra money for candy and extra food. Hope to see you all there!
Wednesday, February 27th is Bus Driver Appreciation Day! Please be sure to thank your bus driver for getting you to and from school safely every day.
We’re thrilled to announce Mahnomen Independent School District #432’s new app! It’s everything Mahnomen, in your pocket. Follow the link below to find out all you need to know and download! http://mahnomenmn.apptegy.us/article/92467?org=mahnomen-isd-432
School and buses start 2 hours late on Monday, February 25th.
JO Volleyball information is located with the offices! Try-outs/Sign-up is Sunday, February 24th!
Check out our new Thunderbird Athletics page for the latest scores, stories, and updates from TB Athletics! Find it here! https://www.mahnomen.k12.mn.us/o/athletics
Check out the daily HS announcements found via this link! http://mahnomenmn.apptegy.us/o/mahnomen-isd-432/browse/47816
Both the JOM & Title VI Parent Committees will meet for their regularly scheduled monthly meeting(s) on Feb. 20th, 2019.
Good Morning! Elementary activities for today include: Dance Camp (Wau) Homework Club w/ Mrs. Okeson After School Tutoring w/Ms. Buchanan Western Day *Mahnomen B&G is CLOSED today! Find our daily HS announcements here! http://mahnomenmn.apptegy.us/o/mahnomen-isd-432/browse/47816
Below is a link to the Section 8A Team Wrestling Tournament to be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls https://www.mshsl.org/mshsl/showallXMLbrackets.asp?actid=424&bracket=5382 NEW TIMES 11:00 opening round 12:30 Quarter finals for both 2:30 Semifinals for both 4:30 Finals for both Good luck to all teams!
FYI: The JH boys basketball game on Tuesday (2/12) will be in Red Lake Falls at the Community Center.
School and buses 2-hours late tomorrow, Friday, February 8th. Buses running where possible.
Mahnomen Schools is canceled for today Thursday, February 7th.
Mahnomen School and buses will be 2 hours late tomorrow Thursday, February 7th.
After school activities for Mahnomen Schools has been canceled for Wednesday, February 6th
First Lutheran church is sponsoring a Ski trip on Mon, Feb 18th to Buena Vista. You do not need to be a member to attend. The trip is open to any student in grades 6-12. Please see Mrs. McMullen for questions and the paperwork!
Congratulations to the Mahnomen Robotics team for placing 12th in the MN State Finals Robotics Tournament! They competed against the top 60 teams in MN.
Congratulations to the Mahnomen Robotics team. They have earned the right to compete in the MN State VEX Robotics competition in St. Cloud next Friday and Saturday!