Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District
Skip to main content
Search the website form (desktop)

ELC High School Announcements

THURSDAY,  JANUARY 13,  2022 – CYCLE 2,  DAY 2,    2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.” -Albert Einstein 

  3. Activities: January   today 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley; (14) Triton Jazz Contest - Fort Dodge, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Spencer, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Spencer; (18) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Western Christian, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Western Christian; (20) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H/Emmetsburg, 4:456 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Emmetsburg, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H w/Emmetsburg, 6 p.m. WR at Emmetsburg

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Thursday, January 26th.

  5. ASVAB SIGN UP -We are offering optional ASVAB testing to any interested juniors or seniors on Wed. Jan. 26th at 1:00 p.m. at the ELC High School (specific location tbd). This is on an Advisory schedule day.Here are some reason why you should take the ASVAB: 1. It is required for anyone going into the military.2. It is a great career exploration tool-- if you are undecided on a career path, the career exploration piece of this test and results can be very helpful. 3. It is a great way to learn about yourself and the world of work. Here is a link to practice tests and study guides. https://www.asvabpracticetests.com/  Sign up via this email if you would like to test by Friday, January 21st. See Mrs. Brechwald if you have any questions!!!

  6. December Purple Cord Hours are due no later than January 28.

  7. Purple cord opportunity-ELC Youth Basketball Tournament, Saturday, January 29 , Time:  7:30am-6:30pm- Concession Stand Workers, 4:00pm-8:00pm  Clean Up Crew, Workers Needed For: concession Stand , Clean Up Crew . If you cannot work the whole day, but would still like to work, we can work together for times that will work best for you.  Contact:  Sonya Gjerde  sonya.gjerde@elc-csd.orgStop by my classroom in the high school  




 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- Presidents Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

WEDNESDAY,,   JANUARY 12,  2022 – CYCLE 2,  DAY 1,    2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.” -Albert Einstein 

  3. Activities: January   (13) 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley; (14) Triton Jazz Contest - Fort Dodge, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Spencer, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Spencer; (17) 5 p.m. JV WR at Storm Lake; (18) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Western Christian, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Western Christian; (20) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H/Emmetsburg, 4:456 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Emmetsburg, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H w/Emmetsburg, 6 p.m. WR at Emmetsburg

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Thursday, January 26th.

  5. ASVAB SIGN UP -We are offering optional ASVAB testing to any interested juniors or seniors on Wed. Jan. 26th at 1:00 p.m. at the ELC High School (specific location tbd). This is on an Advisory schedule day.Here are some reason why you should take the ASVAB: 1. It is required for anyone going into the military.2. It is a great career exploration tool-- if you are undecided on a career path, the career exploration piece of this test and results can be very helpful. 3. It is a great way to learn about yourself and the world of work. Here is a link to practice tests and study guides. https://www.asvabpracticetests.com/  Sign up via this email if you would like to test by Friday, January 21st. See Mrs. Brechwald if you have any questions!!!

  6. LIBRARY CLOSED TODAY.

  7. ADVISOR/ADVISEE SCHEDULE TODAY




 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- Presidents Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

TUESDAY,   JANUARY 11  2022 – CYCLE 1,  DAY 6,    2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.” -Albert Einstein 

  3. Activities: January   today WR at Algona; (13) 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley; (14) Triton Jazz Contest - Fort Dodge, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Spencer, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Spencer; (17) 5 p.m. JV WR at Storm Lake; (18) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Western Christian, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Western Christian; (20) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H/Emmetsburg, 4:456 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Emmetsburg, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H w/Emmetsburg, 6 p.m. WR at Emmetsburg

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Thursday, January 13th.

  5. 2023  Fine Arts Informational NYC Trip Meeting:    There will be an informational meeting for 2023 9-12 students/parents participating in Band, Choir, or Art tonight at 6 p.m. in the Little Theater.. 




 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- Presidents Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

MONDAY,   JANUARY 10,  2022 – CYCLE 1,  DAY 5,    2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.” -Albert Einstein 

  3. Activities: January   today 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV B BB H w/Jackson County Central; (11) WR at Algona; (13) 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley; (14) Triton Jazz Contest - Fort Dodge, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Spencer, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Spencer; (17) 5 p.m. JV WR at Storm Lake; (18) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Western Christian, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Western Christian; (20) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H/Emmetsburg, 4:456 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Emmetsburg, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H w/Emmetsburg, 6 p.m. WR at Emmetsburg

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Thursday, January 13th.




 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- Presidents Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

FRIDAY   JANUARY 7,  2022 – CYCLE 1,  DAY 4,    1ST WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: He who permits himself to tell a lie once finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till eventually it becomes a habit. (Honesty) –Thomas Jefferson

  3. Activities: January   (8) NCIBA HS Honor Band, 9 a.m. WR at Sheldon; (10) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV B BB H w/Jackson County Central; (11) WR at Algona; (13) 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley; (14) Triton Jazz Contest - Fort Dodge, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Spencer, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Spencer; (17) 5 p.m. JV WR at Storm Lake; (20) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Western Christian, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Western Christian; (20) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H/Emmetsburg, 4:456 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Emmetsburg, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H w/Emmetsburg, 6 p.m. WR at Emmetsburg

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Thursday, January 13th.

  5. Reminders - you must be in PE or Exempt - it needs to be on your schedule.  If it's not you need to see one of us ASAP.  If you quit your sport you don't earn your exempt and you must make it up so be sure to complete the season OR you will have daily PE the next semester.  If you have a PE to make up and it's not on your schedule see guidance ASAP!

  6. Schedule Changes-Can be made until today.   Use google form that Mrs. Bechwald has on her website. 

  7. ILCC help will be in the cafeteria today at 10 a.m.Reminder - any students taking ILCC classes this semester should attend the Orientation with ILCC in the ELC Cafeteria tomorrow at 10:00 - They will be able to help with logins, passwords, books, and any other ILCC questions students have.




 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- Presidents Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

THURSDAY,   JANUARY 6,  2022 – CYCLE 1,  DAY 3,    1ST WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: He who permits himself to tell a lie once finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till eventually it becomes a habit. (Honesty) –Thomas Jefferson

  3. Activities: January  today 6 p.m. WR at Spencer, 7:45 p.m. 9 B BB at Algona;  (8) NCIBA HS Honor Band, 9 a.m. WR at Sheldon; (10) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV B BB H w/Jackson County Central; (11) WR at Algona; (13) 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley; (14) Triton Jazz Contest - Fort Dodge, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Spencer, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Spencer; (17) 5 p.m. JV WR at Storm Lake; (20) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Western Christian, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Western Christian; (20) 4 p.m. 9 B Bb H/Emmetsburg, 4:456 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Emmetsburg, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV/V B Bb H w/Emmetsburg, 6 p.m. WR at Emmetsburg

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Thursday, January 13th.

  5. Reminders - you must be in PE or Exempt - it needs to be on your schedule.  If it's not you need to see one of us ASAP.  If you quit your sport you don't earn your exempt and you must make it up so be sure to complete the season OR you will have daily PE the next semester.  If you have a PE to make up and it's not on your schedule see guidance ASAP!

  6. Schedule Changes-Can be made until Friday, Jan. 7th.  Use google form that Mrs. Bechwald has on her website. 

  7. ILCC help will be in the cafeteria today at 10 a.m.Reminder - any students taking ILCC classes this semester should attend the Orientation with ILCC in the ELC Cafeteria tomorrow at 10:00 - They will be able to help with logins, passwords, books, and any other ILCC questions students have.




 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- President’s Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

WEDNESDAY,   JANUARY 5  2022 – CYCLE 1,  DAY 2,    1ST WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: He who permits himself to tell a lie once finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till eventually it becomes a habit. (Honesty) –Thomas Jefferson

  3. Activities: January  (6) 6 p.m. WR at Spencer, 7:45 p.m. 9 B BB at Algona;  (8) NCIBA HS Honor Band, 9 a.m. WR at Sheldon; (10) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV B BB H w/Jackson County Central; (11) WR at Algona; (13) 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley; (14) Triton Jazz Contest - Fort Dodge, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Spencer, 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB at Spencer; (17) 5 p.m. JV WR at Storm Lake

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Thursday, January 13th.



 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- President’s Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

TUESDAY,   JANUARY 4  2022 – CYCLE 1,  DAY 1,    1ST WEEK 

  1. TPositive character trait this month/definition: Honesty-An honest person is a person of integrity.  He/she is truthful and sincere in all environments and situations.

  2. Quote of the week: He who permits himself to tell a lie once finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till eventually it becomes a habit. (Honesty) –Thomas Jefferson

  3. Activities: January  Today-6:00 p.m. V G at Storm Lake, 4:20/7:30 p/.m. JV/V B BB at Storm Lake, .  (6) 6 p.m. WR at Spencer, 7:45 p.m. 9 B BB at Algona;  (8) NCIBA HS Honor Band, 9 a.m. WR at Sheldon; (10) 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Jackson County Central, 4:45/7:30 p.m. JV B BB H w/Jackson County Central; (11) WR at Algona; (13) 4:00/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB at Newell Fonda, 5:00/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Newell Fonda, 6 p.m. WR at Rock Valley



 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  1-31 No school In service, 2-7 Midterm, 2-7/14 Parent Teacher conferences 4-7:30 p.m., 2-18 No school, 2-19 No school- President’s Day, 3-7 No School In-service, 3-18 End of 3rd Quarter, 3-21 No School In service, 3-28 Week of Iowa Assessments, 4-15 No School Good Friday, 4-18 No School, 4-19 No school In service, 4-20 Midterm, 4-23 Prom, 5-13 Last Day for Seniors, 10 a.m. Awards Day, 5-15 2 p.m. Graduation, 5-19  Last day of school, End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

FRIDAY,   DECEMBER  17,  2021 – CYCLE 13,  DAY 5,   8TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Don’t walk in front of me-I may not follow.  Don’t walk behind me-I may not lead.  Walk beside me-and just be my friend.  Camus

  3. Activities: December  today End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester; 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Spencer, 4:30/6 p.m. G BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:45/7 p.m. B BB H w/Spirit Lake; (18) 10 a.m. WR at Spencer; V B BB VS Emmetsburg at Sioux City; Dec.17-Jan. 3rd Christmas Break; (20) Teacher in service, 6/7:15 p.m. G JV/V BB H w/Newell Fonda; (21) 5:30/7:00 p.m. JV/V G BB at Emmetsburg, 5:30 p.m. JV B BB at Emmetsburg;

  4. January 4, 2022 will be Day 1.

  5. November Purple Cord hours are due today.

  6. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council today Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  7. Tallgate Supper-tonight 5-7 p.m. McKeens Tavern Sandwiches, chips, cookies, water $8 by ELC Student Council & Football cheerleaders.  All proceeds go towards ELC Homecoming.

  8. LOST AND FOUND-please check it as it will be disposed of at Christmas break.

 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

THURSDAY,   DECEMBER  16,  2021 – CYCLE 13,  DAY 4,   8TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Don’t walk in front of me-I may not follow.  Don’t walk behind me-I may not lead.  Walk beside me-and just be my friend.  Camus

  3. Activities: December  today 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; (17) End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester; 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Spencer, 4:30/6 p.m. G BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:45/7 p.m. B BB H w/Spirit Lake; (18) 10 a.m. WR at Spencer; V B BB VS Emmetsburg at Sioux City; Dec.17-Jan. 3rd Christmas Break; (20) Teacher in service, 6/7:15 p.m. G JV/V BB H w/Newell Fonda; (21) 5:30/7:00 p.m. JV/V G BB at Emmetsburg, 5:30 p.m. JV B BB at Emmetsburg;

  4. Attention Seniors-If you haven’t ordered your cap and gown yet, please make sure you order before Thursday, December 16th.  You may order at www.highschool.herffjones.com.

  5. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  6. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council today 12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  7. Tallgate Supper-Friday, December 17th, 5-7 p.m. McKeens Tavern Sandwiches, chips, cookies, water $8 by ELC Student Council & Football cheerleaders.  All proceeds go towards ELC Homecoming.

  8. LOST AND FOUND-please check it as it will be disposed of at Christmas break.

  9. US Army-they will have a table during lunches today.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,   DECEMBER  15,  2021 – CYCLE 13,  DAY 3,   8TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Don’t walk in front of me-I may not follow.  Don’t walk behind me-I may not lead.  Walk beside me-and just be my friend.  Camus

  3. Activities: December  (16) 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; (17) End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester; 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Spencer, 4:30/6 p.m. G BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:45/7 p.m. B BB H w/Spirit Lake; (18) 10 a.m. WR at Spencer; V B BB VS Emmetsburg at Sioux City; Dec.17-Jan. 3rd Christmas Break; (20) Teacher in service, 6/7:15 p.m. G JV/V BB H w/Newell Fonda; (21) 5:30/7:00 p.m. JV/V G BB at Emmetsburg, 5:30 p.m. JV B BB at Emmetsburg;

  4. Attention Seniors-If you haven’t ordered your cap and gown yet, please make sure you order before Thursday, December 16th.  You may order at www.highschool.herffjones.com.

  5. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  6. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council today Sock Day, Thursday, Dec. 16-12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  7. Tallgate Supper-Friday, December 17th, 5-7 p.m. McKeens Tavern Sandwiches, chips, cookies, water $8 by ELC Student Council & Football cheerleaders.  All proceeds go towards ELC Homecoming.

  8. LOST AND FOUND-please check it as it will be disposed of at Christmas break.

  9. US Army-they will have a table during lunches on Thursday, Dec. 16th.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,   DECEMBER  14,  2021 – CYCLE 13,  DAY 2,   8TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Don’t walk in front of me-I may not follow.  Don’t walk behind me-I may not lead.  Walk beside me-and just be my friend.  Camus

  3. Activities: December  today 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Cherokee,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB at Cherokee; 6 p.m. WR at Pocahontas; (16) 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; (17) End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester; 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Spencer, 4:30/6 p.m. G BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:45/7 p.m. B BB H w/Spirit Lake; (18) 10 a.m. WR at Spencer; V B BB VS Emmetsburg at Sioux City; Dec.17-Jan. 3rd Christmas Break; (20) Teacher in service, 6/7:15 p.m. G JV/V BB H w/Newell Fonda; (21) 5:30/7:00 p.m. JV/V G BB at Emmetsburg, 5:30 p.m. JV B BB at Emmetsburg;

  4. Attention Seniors-If you haven’t ordered your cap and gown yet, please make sure you order before Thursday, December 16th.  You may order at www.highschool.herffjones.com.

  5. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  6. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council today Christmas Character Day, Wednesday, Dec. 15 Sock Day, Thursday, Dec. 16-12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  7. Tallgate Supper-Friday, December 17th, 5-7 p.m. McKeens Tavern Sandwiches, chips, cookies, water $8 by ELC Student Council & Football cheerleaders.  All proceeds go towards ELC Homecoming.

  8. LOST AND FOUND-please check it as it will be disposed of at Christmas break.

  9. US Army-they will have a table during lunches on Thursday, Dec. 16th.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY,   DECEMBER  13,  2021 – CYCLE 13,  DAY 1,   78-H WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Don’t walk in front of me-I may not follow.  Don’t walk behind me-I may not lead.  Walk beside me-and just be my friend.  Camus

  3. Activities: December  today 6 p.m. HS/MS Vocal concert, 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m. HS/MS Band Christmas Concert; (14) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Cherokee,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB at Cherokee; 6 p.m. WR at Pocahontas; (16) 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; (17) End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester; 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Spencer, 4:45/6 p.m. G BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:45/7 p.m. B BB H w/Spirit Lake; (18) 10 a.m. WR at Spencer; V B BB VS Emmetsburg at Sioux City; Dec.17-Jan. 3rd Christmas Break; (20) Teacher in service, 6/7:15 p.m. G JV/V BB H w/Newell Fonda; (21) 5:30/7:00 p.m. JV/V G BB at Emmetsburg, 5:30 p.m. JV B BB at Emmetsburg;

  4. Attention Seniors-If you haven’t ordered your cap and gown yet, please make sure you order before Thursday, December 16th.  You may order at www.highschool.herffjones.com.

  5. ELC vocal Christmas concert tonight at 6 pm. Performances by the 5/6 choir 7/8 choir and Varsity choir. .Directed by Steve Bradburn and accompanied by Arlys Slaughter. Free will offering.

  6. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by today.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  7. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  8. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council today Christmas PJ Day, Tuesday, Dec. 14 Christmas Character Day, Wednesday, Dec. 15 Sock Day, Thursday, Dec. 16-12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  9. ELC High School and Middle School Winter Band Concert- today. 7 p.m. in the HS gym.  Admission is free.  Performances by HS Concert Band, 5th grade band, 6th grade band and 7th/8th grade band.  Bands under the direction of Mrsa. Laura Giebler and Mr. Craig Began.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,  DECEMBER  9 ,  2021 – CYCLE 12,  DAY 5,  7TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: A friend is a push when you’ve stopped, a word when you’re lonely, a guide when you’re searching, a smile when you’re sad, a song when you’re glad.  Unknown

  3. Activities: December  today:4;30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/North Union,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB H/North Union; 6 p.m. WR Here; (10) HS/MS Vocal Christmas Concert, 5 p.m. JV/WR at Algona; (11) 10:30 a.m.V WR at Emmetsburg; (13) 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m. HS/MS Band Christmas Concert; (14) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Cherokee,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB at Cherokee; 6 p.m. WR at Pocahontas; (16) 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; (17) End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester; 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Spencer, 4:45/6 p.m. G BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:45/7 p.m. B BB H w/Spirit Lake; (18) 10 a.m. WR at Spencer; V B BB VS Emmetsburg at Sioux City; Dec.17-Jan. 3rd Christmas Break; (20) Teacher in service, 6/7:15 p.m. G JV/V BB H w/Newell Fonda; (21) 5:30/7:00 p.m. JV/V G BB at Emmetsburg, 5:30 p.m. JV B BB at Emmetsburg;

  4. 12th Grade Class Graduation Orders-Herff Jones will return today for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  to help you  order your caps, gowns, senior hoodies, yard signs and other graduation gear.  Extra packets are in the office.

  5. 10th Grade Class rings-Herff Jones will return today for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.to help your design and order your ELC  class ring.  Extra packets are in the office.

  6. ELC vocal Christmas concert Friday December 10 at 7pm. Performances by the 5/6 choir 7/8 choir and Varsity choir. .Directed by Steve Bradburn and accompanied by Arlys Slaughter. Free will offering.

  7. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  8. Blood Drive will be held in HS parking lot today.Hours are 7:30-11:00 am and 12:30-3:30 pm. If you wish to participate, please sign up for a time slot on the Google Doc sent out by Amanda Paulson. Contact Amanda amanda.paulson@elc-csd.org if you have any questions or need to have the form shared with you again.

  9. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  10. Tailgate Supper-. tonight 5-7 p.m.$5 per meal.  At high school-Pork nachos with queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  At middle school Beef nachos with Queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  Water.  All proceeds go to support junior/senior prom 2022.

  11. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council-Monday, Dec.13 Christmas PJ Day, Tuesday, Dec. 14 Christmas Character Day, Wednesday, Dec. 15 Sock Day, Thursday, Dec. 16-12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  12. ELC High School and Middle School Winter Band Concert- Monday, Dec. 13th  7 p.m. in the HS gym.  Admission is free.  Performances by HS Concert Band, 5th grade band, 6th grade band and 7th/8th grade band.  Bands under the direction of Mrsa. Laura Giebler and Mr. Craig Began.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester

It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  DECEMBER  8,  2021 – CYCLE 12,  DAY 4,  7TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: A friend is a push when you’ve stopped, a word when you’re lonely, a guide when you’re searching, a smile when you’re sad, a song when you’re glad.  Unknown

  3. Activities: December  (9) :4;30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/North Union,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB H/North Union; 6 p.m. WR Here; (10) HS/MS Vocal Christmas Concert, 5 p.m. JV/WR at Algona; (11) 10:30 a.m.V WR at Emmetsburg; (13) 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m. HS/MS Band Christmas Concert; (14) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Cherokee,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB at Cherokee; 6 p.m. WR at Pocahontas; (16) 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; (17) End of 2nd Quarter/1st Semester; 4 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Spencer, 4:45/6 p.m. G BB H w/Spirit Lake, 4:45/7 p.m. B BB H w/Spirit Lake; (18) 10 a.m. WR at Spencer; V B BB VS Emmetsburg at Sioux City; Dec.17-Jan. 3rd Christmas Break; (20) Teacher in service, 6/7:15 p.m. G JV/V BB H w/Newell Fonda; (21) 5:30/7:00 p.m. JV/V G BB at Emmetsburg, 5:30 p.m. JV B BB at Emmetsburg;

  4. College Representative-Minnesota West Comm. & Tech College will be Wednesday at 10:45 in guidance office.  Sign up on google form sent out by Mrs. Brechwald.

  5. 12th Grade Class Graduation Orders-Herff Jones will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  to help you  order your caps, gowns, senior hoodies, yard signs and other graduation gear.  Extra packets are in the office.

  6. 10th Grade Class rings-Herff Jones will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.to help your design and order your ELC  class ring.  Extra packets are in the office.

  7. All Health I/CPR students for both Semester 1 and Semester 2 will have a Mandatory presentation on CPR.  - today- Period 3 - Little Theater You must check in with your Health Teacher for credit.    See Mr. Nitchals if you have any questions.

  8. ELC vocal Christmas concert Friday December 10 at 7pm. Performances by the 5/6 choir 7/8 choir and Varsity choir. .Directed by Steve Bradburn and accompanied by Arlys Slaughter. Free will offering.

  9. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  10. Blood Drive will be held in HS parking lot Thursday, December 9th. Hours are 7:30-11:00 am and 12:30-3:30 pm. If you wish to participate, please sign up for a time slot on the Google Doc sent out by Amanda Paulson. Contact Amanda amanda.paulson@elc-csd.org if you have any questions or need to have the form shared with you again.

  11. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  12. Tailgate Supper-. Thursday, Dec. 9th 5-7 p.m.$5 per meal.  At high school-Pork nachos with queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  At middle school Beef nachos with Queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  Water.  All proceeds go to support junior/senior prom 2022.

  13. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council-Monday, Dec.13 Christmas PJ Day, Tuesday, Dec. 14 Christmas Character Day, Wednesday, Dec. 15 Sock Day, Thursday, Dec. 16-12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  14. Library closed today.  Only open for chromebook check out and in.

  15. CTalent Search-Jasmine Williams will be here today.

  16. ELC High School and Middle School Winter Band Concert- Monday, Dec. 13th  7 p.m. in the HS gym.  Admission is freewill offering.  Performances by HS Concert Band, 5th grade band, 6th grade band and 7th/8th grade band.  Bands under the direction of Mrsa. Laura Giebler and Mr. Craig Began.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY.  DECEMBER  7,  2021 – CYCLE 12,  DAY 3,  7TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: A friend is a push when you’ve stopped, a word when you’re lonely, a guide when you’re searching, a smile when you’re sad, a song when you’re glad.  Unknown

  3. Activities: December today:4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Western Christian; 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H/Western Christian; 6 p.m. WR at East Sac County; (9) :4;30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/North Union,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB H/North Union; 6 p.m. WR Here; (10) HS/MS Vocal Christmas Concert, 5 p.m. JV/WR at Algona; (11) 10:30 a.m.V WR at Emmetsburg; (13) 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m. HS/MS Band Christmas Concert; (14) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Cherokee,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB at Cherokee; 6 p.m. WR at Pocahontas; (16) 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; 

  4. College Representative-Minnesota West Comm. & Tech College will be Wednesday at 10:45 in guidance office.  Sign up on google form sent out by Mrs. Brechwald.

  5. 12th Grade Class Graduation Orders-Herff Jones will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  to help you  order your caps, gowns, senior hoodies, yard signs and other graduation gear.  Extra packets are in the office.

  6. 10th Grade Class rings-Herff Jones will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.to help your design and order your ELC  class ring.  Extra packets are in the office.

  7. All Health I/CPR students for both Semester 1 and Semester 2 will have a Mandatory presentation on CPR.  Wednesday - December 8th - Period 3 - Little Theater You must check in with your Health Teacher for credit.    See Mr. Nitchals if you have any questions.

  8. ELC vocal Christmas concert Friday December 10 at 7pm. Performances by the 5/6 choir 7/8 choir and Varsity choir. .Directed by Steve Bradburn and accompanied by Arlys Slaughter. Free will offering.

  9. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  10. Blood Drive will be held in HS parking lot Thursday, December 9th. Hours are 7:30-11:00 am and 12:30-3:30 pm. If you wish to participate, please sign up for a time slot on the Google Doc sent out by Amanda Paulson. Contact Amanda amanda.paulson@elc-csd.org if you have any questions or need to have the form shared with you again.

  11. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  12. Tailgate Supper-. Thursday, Dec. 9th 5-7 p.m.$5 per meal.  At high school-Pork nachos with queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  At middle school Beef nachos with Queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  Water.  All proceeds go to support junior/senior prom 2022.

  13. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council-Monday, Dec.13 Christmas PJ Day, Tuesday, Dec. 14 Christmas Character Day, Wednesday, Dec. 15 Sock Day, Thursday, Dec. 16-12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  14. Library closed Wednesday, December 8th.Only open for chromebook check out and in.

  15. Congratulations to the ELC Dance Team, Color Guard Team, and Individual Soloists on your Division One Ratings and trophy placement (Dance 3rd place, Color Guard 5th place) that you earned in Des Moines last week.  

  16. ELC High School and Middle School Winter Band Concert- Monday, Dec. 13th  7 p.m. in the HS gym.  Admission is freewill offering.  Performances by HS Concert Band, 5th grade band, 6th grade band and 7th/8th grade band.  Bands under the direction of Mrsa. Laura Giebler and Mr. Craig Began.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY  DECEMBER  6,  2021 – CYCLE 12,  DAY 2,  7TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: A friend is a push when you’ve stopped, a word when you’re lonely, a guide when you’re searching, a smile when you’re sad, a song when you’re glad.  Unknown

  3. Activities: December today: 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Sheldon; (7) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Western Christian; 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H/Western Christian; 6 p.m. WR at East Sac County; (9) :4;30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/North Union,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB H/North Union; 6 p.m. WR Here; (10) HS/MS Vocal Christmas Concert, 5 p.m. JV/WR at Algona; (11) 10:30 a.m.V WR at Emmetsburg; (13) 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m. HS/MS Band Christmas Concert; (14) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB at Cherokee,  4:30/7:30 p.m JV/V B BB at Cherokee; 6 p.m. WR at Pocahontas; (16) 6 p.m. WR Here, Senior Night; 

  4. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here today at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  5. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here today at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  6. All Health I/CPR students for both Semester 1 and Semester 2 will have a Mandatory presentation on CPR.  Wednesday - December 8th - Period 3 - Little Theater You must check in with your Health Teacher for credit.    See Mr. Nitchals if you have any questions.

  7. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  8. Blood Drive will be held in HS parking lot Thursday, December 9th. Hours are 7:30-11:00 am and 12:30-3:30 pm. If you wish to participate, please sign up for a time slot on the Google Doc sent out by Amanda Paulson. Contact Amanda amanda.paulson@elc-csd.org if you have any questions or need to have the form shared with you again.

  9. Prom Money Collection-Prom Committee will be at the high school today before school begins to collect money for the raffle and any funds they have?  Drawing for the Traeger Grill will be Thursday, December 9th.

  10. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17.

  11. Tailgate Supper-. Thursday, Dec. 9th 5-7 p.m.$5 per meal.  At high school-Pork nachos with queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  At middle school Beef nachos with Queso from Don Jose Mexican Restaurant.  Water.  All proceeds go to support junior/senior prom 2022.

  12. Christmas Dress-up Days sponsored by Student Council-Monday, Dec.13 Christmas PJ Day, Tuesday, Dec. 14 Christmas Character Day, Wednesday, Dec. 15 Sock Day, Thursday, Dec. 16-12th and 10 grades wear red, 11th and 9th grade wear green, Faculty (buffalo( plaid, Friday, Dec. 17 Ugly sweater Day.  Costumes must follow ELC dress code, rules, and regulations.  Failure to do so may result in punishment as the school sees fit.  Thank you for your participation.

  13. -Quiz Bowl Results: Saturday at the Spirit Lake Quiz Bowl tournament, ELC Varsity won 4 games and lost two (both times to champion South O'Brien), placing 2nd among the varsity teams. The JV team won 2 and lost two in the JV bracket.  

  14. Air Force will be here during lunches today in the cafeteria.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org FRIDAY,  DECEMBER  3, 2021 – CYCLE 12,  DAY 1,  6TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Friendship is like a bank account.  You can’t continue to draw on it without making deposits

  3. Christmas quote-Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we're here for something else besides ourselves. ~Eric Sevareid

  4. Activities: December today 6 p.m. WR at Humboldt, 7:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Spencer; (3) 5 p.m. JV WR at Okoboji; (4) Quiz Bowl at Spirit Lake, 10 a.m. V WR  at Okoboji, 2:00/4:30 p.m. JV/V G BB at West Hancock; 3:15/5:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at West Hancock; (6) 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Sheldon; (7) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Western Christian; 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H/Western Christian; 6 p.m. WR at East Sac County

  5. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  6. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  7. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  8. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  9. Plan ahead - December is here.   Christmas break is December 20-Jan. 3, 2022. School will resume Tuesday, Jan. 4.  If you are going out of town for the holidays and miss days of school, bring a note right away to get your absence paper to get your work.  The semester will end Friday, December 17 so you ne

  10. Blood Drive will be held in the HS parking lot on Thursday, December 9th. Hours are 7:30-11:00 am and 12:30-3:30 pm. If you wish to participate, please sign up for a time slot on the Google Doc sent out by Amanda Paulson. Contact Amanda amanda.paulson@elc-csd.org if you have any questions or need to have the form shared with you again.

  11. Prom Money Collection-Prom Committee will be at the high school on Monday, December 6 before school begins to collect money for the raffle and any funds they have?  Drawing for the Traeger Grill will be Thursday, December 9th.

  12. November Purple Cord hours are due December 17. 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,   DECEMBER  2, 2021 – CYCLE 11,  DAY 6,  6TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Friendship is like a bank account.  You can’t continue to draw on it without making deposits

  3. Christmas quote-Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we're here for something else besides ourselves. ~Eric Sevareid

  4. Activities: December today 6 p.m. WR at Humboldt, 7:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Spencer; 5 p.m. JV WR at Okoboji; (4) Quiz Bowl at Spirit Lake, 10 a.m. V WR  at Okoboji, 2:00/4:30 p.m. JV/V G BB at West Hancock; 3:15/5:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at West Hancock; (6) 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Sheldon; (7) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Western Christian; 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H/Western Christian; 6 p.m. WR at East Sac County

  5. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  6. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  7. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  8. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  9. Plan ahead - December is here.   Christmas break is December 20-Jan. 3, 2022. School will resume Tuesday, Jan. 4.  If you are going out of town for the holidays and miss days of school, bring a note right away to get your absence paper to get your work.  The semester will end Friday, December 17 so you need to keep your work caught up.

  10. Blood Drive will be held in the HS parking lot on Thursday, December 9th. Hours are 7:30-11:00 am and 12:30-3:30 pm. If you wish to participate, please sign up for a time slot on the Google Doc sent out by Amanda Paulson. Contact Amanda amanda.paulson@elc-csd.org if you have any questions or need to have the form shared with you again.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  DECEMBER  1, 2021 – CYCLE 11,  DAY 5,  6TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Kindness and caring-A caring person shows a deep concern for others and is charitable.  A caring person is compassionate, kind, loving, and considerate.

  2. Quote of the week: Friendship is like a bank account.  You can’t continue to draw on it without making deposits

  3. Christmas quote-Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we're here for something else besides ourselves. ~Eric Sevareid

  4. Activities: December (2) 6 p.m. WR at Humboldt, 7:30 p.m. 9 B BB at Spencer; 5 p.m. JV WR at Okoboji; (4) Quiz Bowl at Spirit Lake, 10 a.m. V WR  at Okoboji, 2:00/4:30 p.m. JV/V G BB at West Hancock; 3:15/5:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at West Hancock; (6) 6:30 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Sheldon; (7) 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Western Christian; 4:30/7:30 p.m. JV/V B BB H/Western Christian; 6 p.m. WR at East Sac County

  5. Advisor/Advisee Schedule-Get a copy in the office.

  6. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  7. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  8. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  9. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  10. Plan ahead - December is here.   Christmas break is December 20-Jan. 3, 2022. School will resume Tuesday, Jan. 4.  If you are going out of town for the holidays and miss days of school, bring a note right away to get your absence paper to get your work.  The semester will end Friday, December 17 so you need to keep your work caught up

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  NOVEMBER 23, 2021 – CYCLE 11,  DAY 3,  5TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week: Citizenship is a tough occupation which obliges the citizen to make his own informed opinion and stand by it.  Martha Gellhorn

  3. Thanksgiving quote-It isn’t what you have in your pocket that makes you thankful, but what you have in your heart. — Unknown

  4.  Activities: November   today 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/6:45 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  5. No school-Wednesday thru Friday, Nov. 24-26.  Enjoy your Thanksgiving break.

  6. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  7. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  8. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  9. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  10.  Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. The City of Estherville Parks and Rec Department is looking for new lifeguards for the outdoor pool this summer. Lifeguard certification will be provided by the City of Estherville. $13/hour.  Hours vary and are flexible.  Must be 15 years or older to apply. Applications can be found at www.cityofestherville.org or contact Kimberly at the Parks and Rec Office at 712-362-3575.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY  NOVEMBER 22, 2021 – CYCLE 11,  DAY 2,  4TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week: Citizenship is a tough occupation which obliges the citizen to make his own informed opinion and stand by it.  Martha Gellhorn

  3.  Activities: November   today Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. ILCC will be in the cafeteria at 10 and at 2 today to help any students with the ILCC Online scholarship application.  Any Senior considering ILCC should fill this out.  Please communicate with your teacher of the period you wish to attend to be excused. 

  5. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  6. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  7. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  8. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  9.  Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. The City of Estherville Parks and Rec Department is looking for new lifeguards for the outdoor pool this summer. Lifeguard certification will be provided by the City of Estherville. $13/hour.  Hours vary and are flexible.  Must be 15 years or older to apply. Applications can be found at www.cityofestherville.org or contact Kimberly at the Parks and Rec Office at 712-362-3575.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org FRIDAY,  NOVEMBER 19  2021 – CYCLE 11,  DAY 1  4TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week: We all have an obligation as citizens of this earth to leave the world a healthier, cleaner, and better place for our children and future generations. (Citizenship) Blythe Danner

  3. Activities: November   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center;  (22) Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. Library closed today from 10:45-1:10 p.m. due to the Midget cafe.

  5. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  6. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  7. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  8. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Monday, Dec. 13th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  9. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  10.  Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. Midget Madness-ELC boys and girls basketball.  tonight 7-8:15 p.m.  Introductions, competitions, scrimmages, dance team, cheerleading, student competitions.  Free will offering-sports drink or water for Boys and Girls basketball. 

  2. The City of Estherville Parks and Rec Department is looking for new lifeguards for the outdoor pool this summer. Life guard certification will be provided by the City of Estherville. $13/hour.  Hours vary and are flexible.  Must be 15 years or older to apply. Applications can be found at www.cityofestherville.org or contact Kimberly at the Parks and Rec Office at 712-362-3575.

  3. Large Group Speech meeting 8th period today All Students wishing to participate in Large Group Speech must attend, or if you cannot attend, the participant must stop in and visit Mrs. Herrick. We are finalizing participant  numbers, so we can organized events for this years competitions. Check into study hall before you attend the meeting.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,  NOVEMBER 18,  2021 – CYCLE 10,  DAY 6,  4TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week: We all have an obligation as citizens of this earth to leave the world a healthier, cleaner, and better place for our children and future generations. (Citizenship) Blythe Danner

  3. Activities: November (18-19-20)  All State Music Festival - Ames;   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center;  (22) Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. 10th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10:30 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on class rings.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.

  5. 12th Grade Class Meeting-Herff Jones will be here Monday, Dec. 6th at 10 am in the Little Theater.  Mr. Havnen will be presenting information on caps, gowns etc.  He will return Thursday, Dec. 9th for orders from 7:45 am-1:15 pm and 4-6 pm.  Please make it a point to attend!

  6. Admissions rep from South Dakota State University will be at ELC today at 12:35 in Mrs. Brechwald’s room - If you wish to see them and this is during your lunch feel free to bring your tray/lunch in and eat! Please sign up on google form if you are interested in SDSU!

  7. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  8. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Wednesday, December 15th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  9. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  10. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  11. Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. Midget Madness-ELC boys and girls basketball.  Friday, Nov. 19th 7-8:15 p.m.  Introductions, competitions, scrimmages, dance team, cheerleading, student competitions.  Free will offering-sports drink or water for Boys and Girls basketball. 

  2. US Army-will be here during lunches on today. They will be in the cafeteria area.

  3. Large Group Speech meeting 8th period Friday, November 19th. All Students wishing to participate in Large Group Speech must attend, or if you cannot attend, the participant must stop in and visit Mrs. Herrick. We are finalizing participant  numbers, so we can organized events for this years competitions.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  NOVEMBER 17,  2021 – CYCLE 10,  DAY 5,  4TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week: We all have an obligation as citizens of this earth to leave the world a healthier, cleaner, and better place for our children and future generations. (Citizenship) Blythe Danner

  3. Activities: November (18-19-20)  All State Music Festival - Ames;   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center;  (22) Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  5. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Wednesday, December 15th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  6. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. Midget Madness-ELC boys and girls basketball.  Friday, Nov. 19th 7-8:15 p.m.  Introductions, competitions, scrimmages, dance team, cheerleading, student competitions.  Free will offering-sports drink or water for Boys and Girls basketball. 

  2. Upward Bound/Trio Program Thursday, November 18 @ 10am- Mrs. Gjerde’s room C282.  Abigail from the ILCC Upward Bound/Trio Program will be here to explain the program and recruit new students for the program.  If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Gjerde by Wednesday, November 17. 

  3. US Army-will be here during lunches on Thursday, Nov. 18th.  They will be in the cafeteria area.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  NOVEMBER 16,  2021 – CYCLE 10,  DAY 4  4TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week: We all have an obligation as citizens of this earth to leave the world a healthier, cleaner, and better place for our children and future generations. (Citizenship) Blythe Danner

  3. Activities: November (18-19-20)  All State Music Festival - Ames;   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center;  (22) Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  5. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Wednesday, December 15th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  6. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be here today.

  2. Midget Madness-ELC boys and girls basketball.  Friday, Nov. 19th 7-8:15 p.m.  Introductions, competitions, scrimmages, dance team, cheerleading, student competitions.  Free will offering-sports drink or water for Boys and Girls basketball. 

  3. Upward Bound/Trio ProgramThursday, November 18 @ 10am- Mrs. Gjerde’s room C282.  Abigail from the ILCC Upward Bound/Trio Program will be here to explain the program and recruit new students for the program.  If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Gjerde by Wednesday, November 17. 

  4. US Army-will be here during lunches on Thursday, Nov. 18th.  They will be in the cafeteria area.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY,  NOVEMBER 15,  2021 – CYCLE 10,  DAY 3  4TH WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week: We all have an obligation as citizens of this earth to leave the world a healthier, cleaner, and better place for our children and future generations. (Citizenship) Blythe Danner

  3. Activities: November (18-19-20)  All State Music Festival - Ames;   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center;  (22) Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  5. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Wednesday, December 15th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  6. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be her on Tuesday, Nov. 16th.

  2. Midget Madness-ELC boys and girls basketball.  Friday, Nov. 19th 7-8:15 p.m.  Introductions, competitions, scrimmages, dance team, cheerleading, student competitions.  Free will offering-sports drink or water for Boys and Girls basketball. 

  3. Upward Bound/Trio ProgramThursday, November 18 @ 10am- Mrs. Gjerde’s room C282.  Abigail from the ILCC Upward Bound/Trio Program will be here to explain the program and recruit new students for the program.  If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Gjerde by Wednesday, November 17. 

  4. US Army-will be here during lunches on Thursday, Nov. 18th.  They will be in the cafeteria area.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,  NOVEMBER 11,  2021 – CYCLE 10,  DAY 2  3RD WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:  It is the job of every citizen, to keep their mouth open.  Borrowed  

  3. Activities: November today 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre;, (12) No school, Augustana HS Honor Band-Sioux Falls, SD; (18-19-20)  All State Music Festival - Ames;   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center; 1:00 p.m./2:30 p.m. JV/V B BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center; (22) Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26) No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  5. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Wednesday, December 15th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  6. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be her on Tuesday, Nov. 16th.

  2. No school on Friday, Nov. 12th.

  3. Midget Madness-ELC boys and girls basketball.  Friday, Nov. 19th 7-8:15 p.m.  Introductions, competitions, scrimmages, dance team, cheerleading, student competitions.  Free will offering-sports drink or water for Boys and Girls basketball. 

  4. Mr. VanderWilt is looking for 1-2 students to run the time clock and scoreboard during  the Junior High Boys Basketball games.  Please contact him if you are interested: doug.vanderwilt@elc-csd.org

  5. Upward Bound/Trio ProgramThursday, November 18 @ 10am- Mrs. Gjerde’s room C282.  Abigail from the ILCC Upward Bound/Trio Program will be here to explain the program and recruit new students for the program.  If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Gjerde by Wednesday, November 17. 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  NOVEMBER 10,  2021 – CYCLE 10,  DAY 1  3RD WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:  It is the job of every citizen, to keep their mouth open.  Borrowed  

  3. Activities: November (11) 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre;, (12) No school, Augustana HS Honor Band-Sioux Falls, SD; (18-19-20)  All State Music Festival - Ames;   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center; 1:00 p.m./2:30 p.m. JV/V B BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center; (22) Midterm; (23) 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym;  6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24) No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26)  (24 No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. SENIORS-Come to office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  5. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Wednesday, December 15th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  6. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Musical “HONK”  Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. in Little Theatre.  Cost is $6.  Pre -Sale tickets in office.  

  9. Purple Cord Hours for October are due by Tuesday, November 30.  No longer accepting summer, August, and September hours. Make sure you are writing down the dates of service. 

  •  Example of what will not be accepted, " 2 hours each week during volleyball practice".

  •  Example of what will be accepted, " 10/4/21  3:30-5:30  volleyball practice time clock" 

  1. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be her on Tuesday, Nov. 16th.

  2. No school on Friday, Nov. 12th.

  3. Midget Madness-ELC boys and girls basketball.  Friday, Nov. 19th 7-8:15 p.m.  Introductions, competitions, scrimmages, dance team, cheerleading, student competitions.  Free will offering-sports drink or water for Boys and Girls basketball. 

  4. Mr. VanderWilt is looking for 1-2 students to run the time clock and scoreboard during  the Junior High Boys Basketball games.  Please contact him if you are interested: doug.vanderwilt@elc-csd.org

  5. Upward Bound/Trio ProgramThursday, November 18 @ 10am- Mrs. Gjerde’s room C282.  Abigail from the ILCC Upward Bound/Trio Program will be here to explain the program and recruit new students for the program.  If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Gjerde by Wednesday, November 17. 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  NOVEMBER 9,  2021 – CYCLE 9,  DAY 6,  3RD WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:  It is the job of every citizen, to keep their mouth open.  Borrowed  

  3. Activities: November today 7:00 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre; (11) 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre;, (12) No school, Augustana HS Honor Band-Sioux Falls, SD; (18-19-20)  All State Music Festival - Ames;   (20) 1:00 p.m. /2:30 p.m.   V/JV G BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center; 1:00 p.m./2:30 p.m. JV/V B BB Scrimmage - Sioux Center; (22) Midterm; 1:15 p.m. National Honor Society Inductions - Gym; (23) 6/7:30 p.m.JV/V G BB at Manson Northwest Webster; (24 No school Thanksgiving Break; (25) Thanksgiving Day; (26)  (24 No school Thanksgiving Break; (29) No School Professional Development, 4:30/6 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Algona, 4:30/7:30 p.m. B BB H w/Algona, 4:30 p.m. JV WR at Sheldon, 6 p.m. 9 B BB H w/Algona, 7:30 p.m. G JVR BB H w/Algona, (30) 4:45/6:15 p.m. JV/V G BB H w/Sioux Central;  4:45/7:45 p.m. JV/V B BB at Sioux Central

  4. SENIORS-Please come to the office  to verify the correct spelling of your name as it will appear on your Diploma.

  5. DRIVERS ED-Sign up for the Winter session by Wednesday, December 15th.  If you'd like to have your school permit for spring/summer activities (you must have your permit for 6 months to be eligible for a school permit) now is the time to sign up.  Winter session will begin Wednesday, January 5th at 7 am in the online learning center.  Bring your permit to the office to get on the list.

  6. Fall Ball-Semi formal dance at the high school (dress nicely) formal attire not required.  Nov. 20th 8-11 p.m., $5 per person High school students only.  Out of town dates need a permission form in order to attend the dance.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Musical “HONK”  Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. in Little Theatre.  Cost is $6.  Pre -Sale tickets in office.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-   11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org FRIDAY,  NOVEMBER 5,   2021 – CYCLE 9,  DAY 4,  2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:Citizenship comes first today in our crowded world…No man can enjoy the privileges of education and thereafter with a clear conscience break his contract with society.  To respect that contract is to be mature, to strengthen it is to be a good citizen, to do more than your share under it is noble. (Citizenship) Isaiah Bowman

  3. Activities: November today Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre; (11) 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre;, (12) No school, Augustana HS Honor Band-Sioux Falls, SD; (18-19)  All State Music Festival - Ames; 

  4. Library Closed-today due to the Midget Cafe 10:45-1:10 p.m.          

  5. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  6. Musical “HONK”  Nov. 5,6,9,11 at 7 p.m. in Little Theatre.  Cost is $6.  Pre sale tickets in office.

  7. Congratulations to the following students on being selected into the ELC National Honor Society: Juniors: Kai Li Dong, Emily Regelstad, Quimby Ross, Braxton Shryock, and Adrianna Theesfeld   Seniors: Hallie Ayers, Jordan Clabaugh, Alivia Danner, Eli Hanson, Hailey Hanson, Alexandria Irwin, Jack Jensen, Gracen Love, Grant Love, Jaydan Nitchals, Allie Tendal and Kya Thiel  The induction ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at 1:15pm. 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semeste


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,  NOVEMBER 4,   2021 – CYCLE 9,  DAY 3,  2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:Citizenship comes first today in our crowded world…No man can enjoy the privileges of education and thereafter with a clear conscience break his contract with society.  To respect that contract is to be mature, to strengthen it is to be a good citizen, to do more than your share under it is noble. (Citizenship) Isaiah Bowman

  3. Activities: November today Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre; (11) 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre;, (12) No school, Augustana HS Honor Band-Sioux Falls, SD; (18-19)  All State Music Festival - Ames; 

  4. Library Closed-Friday Nov. 5th due to the Midget Cafe 10:45-1:10 p.m.

  5. Basketball Cheerleading: If you are interested in signing up for basketball cheerleading you can sign   up using this link. Please email or see Miss Van Slyke if you have any questions!  (11-5) Link to the sign-up sheet: - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Quri1rebE-XwGOXLKRzZjJWn7NqbtuXQFjTPICiRBwQ/edit?usp=sharing                

  6. Lifetouch picture retakes- today.  Staff and students who did not have pictures taken will need to have them taken.  If you want retakes and bought a packet, return them without cutting them apart.  They will be in the morning.  Picture packets available in office.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Musical “HONK”  Nov. 5,6,9,11 at 7 p.m. in Little Theatre.  Cost is $6.  Pre sale tickets in office.

  9. Congratulations to the following students on being selected into the ELC National Honor Society: Juniors: Kai Li Dong, Emily Regelstad, Quimby Ross, Braxton Shryock, and Adrianna Theesfeld   Seniors: Hallie Ayers, Jordan Clabaugh, Alivia Danner, Eli Hanson, Hailey Hanson, Alexandria Irwin, Jack Jensen, Gracen Love, Grant Love, Jaydan Nitchals, Allie Tendal and Kya Thiel  The induction ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at 1:15pm. 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  today and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  NOVEMBER 3,   2021 – CYCLE 9,  DAY 2,  2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:Citizenship comes first today in our crowded world…No man can enjoy the privileges of education and thereafter with a clear conscience break his contract with society.  To respect that contract is to be mature, to strengthen it is to be a good citizen, to do more than your share under it is noble. (Citizenship) Isaiah Bowman

  3. Activities: November today ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. Library Closed-Friday Nov. 5th due to the Midget Cafe 10:45-1:10 p.m.

  5. Basketball Cheerleading: If you are interested in signing up for basketball cheerleading you can sign up using this link. Please email or see Miss Van Slyke if you have any questions!  (11-5) Link to the sign-up sheet: - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Quri1rebE-XwGOXLKRzZjJWn7NqbtuXQFjTPICiRBwQ/edit?usp=sharing                

  6. Lifetouch picture retakes-Thursday, Nov. 4th.  Staff and students who did not have pictures taken will need to have them taken.  If you want retakes and bought a packet, return them without cutting them apart.  They will be in the morning.  Picture packets available in office.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Musical “HONK”  Nov. 5,6,9,11 at 7 p.m. in Little Theatre.  Cost is $6.  Call activities office for pre sales.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  NOVEMBER 2,   2021 – CYCLE 9,  DAY 1,  2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:Citizenship comes first today in our crowded world…No man can enjoy the privileges of education and thereafter with a clear conscience break his contract with society.  To respect that contract is to be mature, to strengthen it is to be a good citizen, to do more than your share under it is noble. (Citizenship) Isaiah Bowman

  3. Activities: November (3) ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. Basketball Cheerleading: If you are interested in signing up for basketball cheerleading you can sign up using this link. Please email or see Miss Van Slyke if you have any questions!  (11-5) Link to the sign-up sheet: - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Quri1rebE-XwGOXLKRzZjJWn7NqbtuXQFjTPICiRBwQ/edit?usp=sharing                

  5. All Juniors will be taking the Iowa Youth Survey today. We will test students with the last names A-L during 3rd period and the Juniors M-Z 4th period that day. This is held in the cafeteria.

  6. Lifetouch picture retakes-Thursday, Nov. 4th.  Staff and students who did not have pictures taken will need to have them taken.  If you want retakes and bought a packet, return them without cutting them apart.  They will be in the morning.  Picture packets available in office.

  7. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  8. Musical “HONK”  Nov. 5,6,9,11 at 7 p.m. in Little Theatre.  Cost is $6.  Call activities office for pre sales.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY,  NOVEMBER 1  2021 – CYCLE 8,  DAY 6,  2ND WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Citizenship-A good citizen does his/her share, contributes to the community, obeys rules and laws, respects authority, and cooperates with others.  Citizenship is being a person who is involved in trying to make the classroom, the playground, the athletic competition, their community, and the world a better place.

  2. Quote of the week:Citizenship comes first today in our crowded world…No man can enjoy the privileges of education and thereafter with a clear conscience break his contract with society.  To respect that contract is to be mature, to strengthen it is to be a good citizen, to do more than your share under it is noble. (Citizenship) Isaiah Bowman

  3. Activities: October November (3) ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. Wrestling cheerleading-If you are interested in signing up for wrestling cheerleading the sign-up sheet is outside room W-240. Practice for tryouts will be held Monday, Nov 1st from 4-5 pm and tryouts will be held Wed Nov 3rd. Please email or see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

  5. Basketball Cheerleading: If you are interested in signing up for basketball cheerleading you can sign up using this link. Please email or see Miss Van Slyke if you have any questions!  (11-5) Link to the sign-up sheet: - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Quri1rebE-XwGOXLKRzZjJWn7NqbtuXQFjTPICiRBwQ/edit?usp=sharing                

  6. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will he here Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.

  7. Air Force recruiter-will be here  today during both lunches.

  8. All Juniors will be taking the Iowa Youth Survey on Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.  We will test students with the last names A-L during 3rd period and the Juniors M-Z 4th period that day. This is held in the cafeteria.

  9. Lifetouch picture retakes-Thursday, Nov. 4th.  Staff and students who did not have pictures taken will need to have them taken.  If you want retakes and bought a packet, return them without cutting them apart.  They will be in the morning.  .Picture packets available in office.

  10. Purple Cord Opportunity-Thursday, November 4 , Monday, November 8, 3:45-7:30, Demoney Elementary School Daycare in the cafeteria during Parent/Teacher Conferences, Contact:  Mrs. Humble ,  connie.humble@elc-csd.org if you are interested ;  St. Patrick’s Christmas Sale located at the Duhigg Center -Set-up - Monday, Nov. 8th, Tuesday, Nov. 9th and Wednesday, Nov. 10th , 8 am - 5 pm; Sale-Thursday, November 11th- Noon - 6pm,Friday, Nov. 12th 8am - 6 pm, Saturday, Nov. 13th 8- Noon, , Students can contact Kristi Funston at 209-4921.

  11. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

  12. High School Boys and Girls Basketball participants that sold Butter Braids are to pick up their order for delivery today from 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM in the ELC High School Cafeteria.  This is the ONLY day to pick up your order.  If you can't make it, please line up someone to pick up your order for delivery.  

  13. Musical “HONK”  Nov. 5,6,9,11 at 7 p.m. in Little Theatre.  Cost is $6.  Call activities office for pre sales.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY  OCTOBER 28,  2021 – CYCLE 8,  DAY 4,  1ST  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  Respect yourself if you want others to respect you. (Respect)-Baltassr Gracian

  3. Activities: October (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional; November ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Wrestling cheerleading-If you are interested in signing up for wrestling cheerleading the sign-up sheet is outside room W-240. Practice for tryouts will be held Monday, Nov 1st from 4-5 pm and tryouts will be held Wed Nov 3rd. Please email or see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

  6. Halloween Dress up Week- today Color by grade day-12 black, 11 orange, 10 green, 9 purple; Friday, Oct. 29 Halloween Costume Day.  Winners and prizes awarded throughout the week.  Hosted by ELC student council.

  7. Basketball Cheerleading: If you are interested in signing up for basketball cheerleading you can sign up using this link. Please email or see Miss Van Slyke if you have any questions!  (11-5) Link to the sign-up sheet: - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Quri1rebE-XwGOXLKRzZjJWn7NqbtuXQFjTPICiRBwQ/edit?usp=sharing                

  8. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will he here Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.

  9. Air Force recruiter-will be here on Monday, Nov. 1st during both lunches.

  10. All Juniors will be taking the Iowa Youth Survey on Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.  We will test students with the last names A-L during 3rd period and the Juniors M-Z 4th period that day. This is held in the cafeteria.

  11. Lifetouch picture retakes-Thursday, Nov. 4th.  Staff and students who did not have pictures taken will need to have them taken.  If you want retakes and bought a packet, return them without cutting them apart.  They will be in the morning.

  12. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.  The 1st one is today in the OLC.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!. 

Purple Cord Opportunity-

  1. Thursday, November 4 , Monday, November 8, 3:45-7:30, Demoney Elementary School Daycare in the cafeteria during Parent/Teacher Conferences, Contact:  Mrs. Humble ,  connie.humble@elc-csd.org if you are interested 

  2.  Looking for volunteers for PAT. Our fundraiser order comes in on Monday, Nov 1 to the football field. We need help unloading all the boxes from the truck and it's also nice to have some help for parents getting their items to vehicles. Any help from 2:30 to 5 or 5:30 would be so appreciated! Interested in volunteering email Elizabeth Montgomery.   jensene2295@hotmail.c

  3.  The City of Estherville Parks and Rec Department is looking for new lifeguards for the outdoor pool this summer. Life guard certification will be provided by the City of Estherville. $13/hour.  Hours vary and are flexible.  Must be 15 years or older to apply. Applications can be found at  www.cityofestherville.org or contact Kimberly at the Parks and Rec Office at 712-362-3575. 

  4. St. Patrick’s Christmas Sale located at the Duhigg Center -Set-up - Monday, Nov. 8th, Tuesday, Nov. 9th and Wednesday, Nov. 10th , 8 am - 5 pm; Sale-Thursday, November 11th- Noon - 6pm,Friday, Nov. 12th 8am - 6 pm, Saturday, Nov. 13th 8- Noon, , Students can contact Kristi Funston at 209-4921.


 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

WEDNESDAY,  OCTOBER 27, 2021 – CYCLE 8,  DAY 3  1ST  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  ERespect yourself if you want others to respect you. (Respect)-Baltassr Gracian

  3. Activities: October  today Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional; November ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Boys’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade boy that is planning on participating in boy’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27th at 7:45 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting if you are going out. 

  6. Wrestling cheerleading-If you are interested in signing up for wrestling cheerleading the sign-up sheet is outside room W-240. Practice for tryouts will be held Monday, Nov 1st from 4-5 pm and tryouts will be held Wed Nov 3rd. Please email or see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

  7. Halloween Dress up Week- today Halloween sock day, Thursday, Oct. 28 Color by grade day-12 black, 11 orange, 10 green, 9 purple; Friday, Oct. 29 Halloween Costume Day.  Winners and prizes awarded throughout the week.  Hosted by ELC student council.

  8. Purple Cord Opportunity-Looking for volunteers for PAT. Our fundraiser order comes in on Monday, Nov 1 to the football field. We need help unloading all the boxes from the truck and it's also nice to have some help for parents getting their items to vehicles. Any help from 2:30 to 5 or 5:30 would be so appreciated! Interested in volunteering email Elizabeth Montgomery.   jensene2295@hotmail.com

  9. The City of Estherville Parks and Rec Department is looking for new lifeguards for the outdoor pool this summer. Life guard certification will be provided by the City of Estherville. $13/hour.  Hours vary and are flexible.  Must be 15 years or older to apply. Applications can be found at www.cityofestherville.org or contact Kimberly at the Parks and Rec Office at 712-362-3575.

  10. Basketball Cheerleading: If you are interested in signing up for basketball cheerleading you can sign up using this link. Please email or see Miss Van Slyke if you have any questions! Link to the sign-up sheet: - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Quri1rebE-XwGOXLKRzZjJWn7NqbtuXQFjTPICiRBwQ/edit?usp=sharing 

  11. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will he here Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.

  12. Air Force recruiter-will be here on Monday, Nov. 1st during both lunches.

  13. All Juniors will be taking the Iowa Youth Survey on Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.  We will test students with the last names A-L during 3rd period and the Juniors M-Z 4th period that day. 

  14. Lifetouch picture retakes-Thursday, Nov. 4th.  Staff and students who did not have pictures taken will need to have them taken.  If you want retakes and bought a packet, return them without cutting them apart.  They will be in the morning.

  15. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.  The 1st one is Thursday, October 28th in the OLC.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!.

  16. Girl’s tennis meeting-Any high school girl who is planning on participating in girls tennis this year please attend an informational meeting tomorrow Wednesday 10/27 during 8th period.  This meeting will be held in the shop classroom C-112 at 3:00. You must check into your 8th period study hall first. If you are unable to attend please email me your information so I can get you on a contact list.  Full name, phone number, email address.

  17. Purple Cord Opportunity-St. Patrick’s Christmas Sale located at the Duhigg Center -Set-up - Monday, Nov. 8th, Tuesday, Nov. 9th and Wednesday, Nov. 10th , 8 am - 5 pm; Sale-Thursday, November 11th- Noon - 6pm,Friday, Nov. 12th 8am - 6 pm, Saturday, Nov. 13th 8- Noon, , Students can contact Kristi Funston at 209-4921. 

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  Today 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  OCTOBER 26, 2021 – CYCLE 8,  DAY 2,  1ST  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  Respect yourself if you want others to respect you. (Respect)-Baltassr Gracian

  3. Activities: October  today Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional; November ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. Congratulations to Jasey Anderson and Parker Duitsman on qualifying for the State Cross Country Meet this coming weekend.

  5. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  6. Boys’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade boy that is planning on participating in boy’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27th at 7:45 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting if you are going out. 

  7. Wrestling cheerleading-If you are interested in signing up for wrestling cheerleading the sign-up sheet is outside room W-240. Practice for tryouts will be held Monday, Nov 1st from 4-5 pm and tryouts will be held Wed Nov 3rd. Please email or see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

  8. Halloween Dress up Week- today Halloween Hat Day , Wednesday, Oct. 27 Halloween sock day, Thursday, Oct. 28 Color by grade day-12 black, 11 orange, 10 green, 9 purple; Friday, Oct. 29 Halloween Costume Day.  Winners and prizes awarded throughout the week.  Hosted by ELC student council.

  9. Purple Cord Opportunity-Looking for volunteers for PAT. Our fundraiser order comes in on Monday, Nov 1 to the football field. We need help unloading all the boxes from the truck and it's also nice to have some help for parents getting their items to vehicles. Any help from 2:30 to 5 or 5:30 would be so appreciated! Interested in volunteering email Elizabeth Montgomery.   jensene2295@hotmail.com

  10. The City of Estherville Parks and Rec Department is looking for new lifeguards for the outdoor pool this summer. Life guard certification will be provided by the City of Estherville. $13/hour.  Hours vary and are flexible.  Must be 15 years or older to apply. Applications can be found at www.cityofestherville.org or contact Kimberly at the Parks and Rec Office at 712-362-3575.

  11. Basketball Cheerleading: If you are interested in signing up for basketball cheerleading you can sign up using this link. Please email or see Miss Van Slyke if you have any questions! Link to the sign-up sheet: - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Quri1rebE-XwGOXLKRzZjJWn7NqbtuXQFjTPICiRBwQ/edit?usp=sharing 

  12. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will he here Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.

  13. Air Force recruiter-will be here on Monday, Nov. 1st during both lunches.

  14. All Juniors will be taking the Iowa Youth Survey on Tuesday, Nov. 2nd.  We will test students with the last names A-L during 3rd period and the Juniors M-Z 4th period that day. 

  15. Lifetouch picture retakes-Thursday, Nov. 4th.  Staff and students who did not have pictures taken will need to have them taken.  If you want retakes and bought a packet, return them without cutting them apart.  They will be in the morning.

  16. College representative-Southeast Technical College of Sioux Falls, SD will here today at 1:15 in cafeteria..  Sign up on the google form she sent out.

  17. Juniors/Seniors planning to take ILCC classes next semester - Mrs. Brechwald has shared the course offerings in the ICAP google classroom.  You can begin looking over the class options - there are tabs on the spreadsheet for online, face to face and laker live classes.  The information sheet also has the set dates/deadlines that you can come in to get assistance with registrations.  There are 2 help dates in case one doesn't work for your schedule.  The 1st one is Thursday, October 28th in the OLC.    The alternate date is Thursday Nov. 18th.  All forms are due to Mrs. Brechwald BY Nov. 23rd!!!   No registrations will be accepted after that date for ELC to pay for classes!!!.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  Today 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org FRIDAY,  OCTOBER 22, 2021 – CYCLE 8,  DAY 1,  9TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  Each of us is different.  Expect it.  Respect it. Accept it.-school poster

  3. Activities: October  today End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB  at Central Lyon/George Little Rock at Rock Rapids;  (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional; November ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. Library closed today-10:45 - 1 p.m.

  5. Congratulations to Jasey Anderson and Parker Duitsman on qualifying for the State Cross Country Meet next weekend.

  6. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  7. FFA meeting - Today at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  8. Boys’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade boy that is planning on participating in boy’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27th at 7:45 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting if you are going out. 

  9. Wrestling cheerleading-If you are interested in signing up for wrestling cheerleading the sign-up sheet is outside room W-240. Practice for tryouts will be held Monday, Nov 1st from 4-5 pm and tryouts will be held Wed Nov 3rd. Please email or see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

  10. Halloween Dress up Week-Monday, Oct. 25 no school, Tuesday, Oct. 26 Halloween Hat Day , Wednesday, Oct. 27 Halloween sock day, Thursday, Oct. 28 Color by grade day-12 black, 11 orange, 10 green, 9 purple; Friday, Oct. 29 Halloween Costume Day.  Winners and priz3es awarded throughout the week.  Hosted by ELC student council.

  11. The City of Estherville Parks and Rec Department is looking for new lifeguards for the outdoor pool this summer. Life guard certification will be provided by the City of Estherville. $13/hour.  Hours vary and are flexible.  Must be 15 years or older to apply. Applications can be found at www.cityofestherville.org or contact Kimberly at the Parks and Rec Office at 712-362-3575.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,  OCTOBER 21, 2021 – CYCLE 7,  DAY 6,  9TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  Each of us is different.  Expect it.  Respect it. Accept it.-school poster

  3. Activities: October  today Heartland Honor Choir, 4 p.m. XC Regional at Unity Christian Landsmeer Golf Club, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB  at Central Lyon/George Little Rock at Rock Rapids;  (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional; November ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Girls’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade girl that is planning on participating in girl’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting today at 7:40 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting.

  6. FFA meeting - Today at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  7. US Army-SSG Sierra, Rogelio  will be here during lunches today in the cafeteria area.

  8. Purple Cord Opportunity-The Elk's is serving Tacos on Friday, October 22nd from 5-9 pm. If you are interested in being a server or helping in any way I would be there to give purple cord hours. This is a fundraiser for their scholarship program. Please contact Mrs. White in the High School.  leslie.white@elc-csd.org

  9. Boys’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade boy that is planning on participating in boy’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27th at 7:45 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting if you are going out. 

  10. Wrestling cheerleading-If you are interested in signing up for wrestling cheerleading the sign-up sheet is outside room W-240. Practice for tryouts will be held Monday, Nov 1st from 4-5 pm and tryouts will be held Wed Nov 3rd. Please email or see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

  11. Halloween Dress up Week-Monday, Oct. 25 no school, Tuesday, Oct. 26 Halloween Hat Day , Wednesday, Oct. 27 Halloween sock day, Thursday, Oct. 28 Color by grade day-12 black, 11 orange, 10 green, 9 purple; Friday, Oct. 29 Halloween Costume Day.  Winners and prizes awarded throughout the week.  Hosted by ELC student council.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  OCTOBER 20, 2021 – CYCLE 7,  DAY 5,  9TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  Each of us is different.  Expect it.  Respect it. Accept it.-school poster

  3. Activities: October  (21) Heartland Honor Choir, 4 p.m. XC Regional at Unity Christian Landsmeer Golf Club, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB  at Central Lyon/George Little Rock at Rock Rapids;  (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional; November ILCC Jazz Festival at ILCC, (4) Lifetouch picture retakes, 4-7:30 p.m.  Parent Teacher Conferences; (5) Swimming State, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (6) 3 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre, 7 p.m. Fall Play/Musical-Little Theatre; (8) 4-7:30 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences; (9) 6:30 p.m. Fall Play/Musical - Little Theatre

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Girls’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade girl that is planning on participating in girl’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Thursday, Oct. 21st at 7:40 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting.

  6. FFA meeting - Thursday, Oct 21 at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  7. Moped Class will be Saturday, November 6 at 8am – 2 pm at ILCC Emmetsburg Campus, Room 17.  Cost $49. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license.  Students must be at least 14, or within six months of 14 at class date to enroll.  Moped Safety fulfills the state requirement of a moped safety education course.  Instruction is classroom only.  Students are asked to bring a pencil, paper and sack lunch.  Pre-registration is required.

  8. US Army-SSG Sierra, Rogelio  will be here during lunches on Thursday, Oct. 21st in the cafeteria area.

  9. Purple Cord Opportunity-The Elk's is serving Tacos on Friday, October 22nd from 5-9 pm. If you are interested in being a server or helping in any way I would be there to give purple cord hours. This is a fundraiser for their scholarship program. Please contact Mrs. White in the High School.  leslie.white@elc-csd.org

  10. Wrestling team will be meeting in the high school health room at 7:30am today.   This meeting will be for sign up and begin talking about preseason practices going into the regular season. 

  11. Boys’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade boy that is planning on participating in boy’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27th at 7:45 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting if you are going out. 

  12. Wrestling cheerleading-If you are interested in signing up for wrestling cheerleading the sign-up sheet is outside room W-240. Practice for tryouts will be held Monday, Nov 1st from 4-5 pm and tryouts will be held Wed Nov 3rd. Please email or see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  OCTOBER 19, 2021 – CYCLE 7,  DAY 4,  9TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  Each of us is different.  Expect it.  Respect it. Accept it.-school poster

  3. Activities: October  today 10 a.m. Academic Awards - Gym; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Girls’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade girl that is planning on participating in girl’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Thursday, Oct. 21st at 7:40 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting.

  6. FFA meeting - Thursday, Oct 21 at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  7. Moped Class will be Saturday, November 6 at 8am – 2 pm at ILCC Emmetsburg Campus, Room 17.  Cost $49. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license.  Students must be at least 14, or within six months of 14 at class date to enroll.  Moped Safety fulfills the state requirement of a moped safety education course.  Instruction is classroom only.  Students are asked to bring a pencil, paper and sack lunch.  Pre-registration is required.

  8. US Army-SSG Sierra, Rogelio  will be here during lunches on Thursday, Oct. 21st in the cafeteria area.

  9. Purple Cord Opportunity-The Elk's is serving Tacos on Friday, October 22nd from 5-9 pm. If you are interested in being a server or helping in any way I would be there to give purple cord hours. This is a fundraiser for their scholarship program. Please contact Mrs. White in the High School.  leslie.white@elc-csd.org

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY,  OCTOBER 18, 2021 – CYCLE 7,  DAY 3, 9TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  Each of us is different.  Expect it.  Respect it. Accept it.-school poster

  3. Activities: October  today 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (19) 10 a.m. Academic Awards - Gym; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Girls’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade girl that is planning on participating in girl’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Thursday, Oct. 21st at 7:40 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting.

  6. FFA meeting - Thursday, Oct 21 at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  7. Boys and girls basketball players bring your Butter Braid fundraising money and form to Coach Gruhlke's room (W - 243) today during the day.  Make sure to hand deliver both to Coach Gruhlke.  Do not leave either on his desk.

  8. Moped Class will be Saturday, November 6 at 8am – 2 pm at ILCC Emmetsburg Campus, Room 17.  Cost $49. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license.  Students must be at least 14, or within six months of 14 at class date to enroll.  Moped Safety fulfills the state requirement of a moped safety education course.  Instruction is classroom only.  Students are asked to bring a pencil, paper and sack lunch.  Pre-registration is required.

  9. US Army-SSG Sierra, Rogelio  will be here during lunches on Thursday, Oct. 21st in the cafeteria area.

  10. Purple Cord Opportunity-The Elk's is serving Tacos on Friday, October 22nd from 5-9 pm. If you are interested in being a server or helping in any way I would be there to give purple cord hours. This is a fundraiser for their scholarship program. Please contact Mrs. White in the High School.  leslie.white@elc-csd.org

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org FRIDAY,  OCTOBER 15, 2021 – CYCLE 7,  DAY 2, 8TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  He who loves others is constantly loved by them. He who respects others is constantly respected by them.” – Mencius

  3. Activities: October  today FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (16) Quiz Bowl at Bishop Garrigan, (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (19) 10 a.m. Academic Awards - Gym; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Tailgate Supper- Pork Chop on a stick, chips, cookie and water $8 tonight 5:30-7:30 at  football field.   All profit goes to support Fine Arts Programs in the ELC elementary, middle and high school.  Sponsored by HyVee and Patrons of the Fine Arts.

  6. Attention juniors: please know that you need to turn in all pork dinner tickets (sold AND unsold) with any money collected today.

  7. Girls’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade girl that is planning on participating in girl’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Thursday, Oct. 21st at 7:40 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting.

  8. FFA meeting - Thursday, Oct 21 at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  9. Boys and girls basketball players bring your Butter Braid fundraising money and form to Coach Gruhlke's room (W - 243) on Monday, October 18 during the day.  Make sure to hand deliver both to Coach Gruhlke.  Do not leave either on his desk.

  10. Moped Class will be Saturday, November 6 at 8am – 2 pm at ILCC Emmetsburg Campus, Room 17.  Cost $49. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license.  Students must be at least 14, or within six months of 14 at class date to enroll.  Moped Safety fulfills the state requirement of a moped safety education course.  Instruction is classroom only.  Students are asked to bring a pencil, paper and sack lunch.  Pre-registration is required.

  11. Library closed- today from 11-1 p.m. due to the culinary class serving lunch.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,  OCTOBER 14,, 2021 – CYCLE 7,  DAY 1, 8TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  He who loves others is constantly loved by them. He who respects others is constantly respected by them.” – Mencius

  3. Activities: October  today 5 p.m. 9 VB at Storm Lake; 6 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/Spencer; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (16) Quiz Bowl at Bishop Garrigan, (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (19) 10 a.m. Academic Awards - Gym; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Tailgate Supper- Pork Chop on a stick, chips, cookie and water $8 on Friday, Oct. 15th 5:30-7:30 at the football field.  Early sales available from marching band students or Patrons Board.  All profit goes to support Fine Arts Programs in the ELC elementary, middle and high school.  Sponsored by HyVee and Patrons of the Fine Arts.

  6. Attention juniors: please know that you need to turn in all pork dinner tickets (sold AND unsold) with any money collected this Friday Oct. 15th.

  7. Girls’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade girl that is planning on participating in girl’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Thursday, Oct. 21st at 7:40 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting.

  8. FFA meeting - Thursday, Oct 21 at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  9. Boys and girls basketball players bring your Butter Braid fundraising money and form to Coach Gruhlke's room (W - 243) on Monday, October 18 during the day.  Make sure to hand deliver both to Coach Gruhlke.  Do not leave either on his desk.

  10. Moped Class will be Saturday, November 6 at 8am – 2 pm at ILCC Emmetsburg Campus, Room 17.  Cost $49. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license.  Students must be at least 14, or within six months of 14 at class date to enroll.  Moped Safety fulfills the state requirement of a moped safety education course.  Instruction is classroom only.  Students are asked to bring a pencil, paper and sack lunch.  Pre-registration is required.

  11. Library closed-Friday, Oct. 15th from 11-1 p.m. due to the culinary class serving lunch.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  OCTOBER 13, 2021 – CYCLE 6,  DAY 6, 8TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  He who loves others is constantly loved by them. He who respects others is constantly respected by them.” – Mencius

  3. Activities: October  (14) 5 p.m. 9 VB at Storm Lake; 6 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/Spencer; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (16) Quiz Bowl at Bishop Garrigan, (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (19) 10 a.m. Academic Awards - Gym; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Tailgate Supper- Pork Chop on a stick, chips, cookie and water $8 on Friday, Oct. 15th 5:30-7:30 at the football field.  Early sales available from marching band students or Patrons Board.  All profit goes to support Fine Arts Programs in the ELC elementary, middle and high school.  Sponsored by HyVee and Patrons of the Fine Arts.

  6. Attention juniors: please know that you need to turn in all pork dinner tickets (sold AND unsold) with any money collected this Friday Oct. 15th.

  7. Girls’ Basketball Meeting-any 9-12 grade girl that is planning on participating in girl’s basketball this season, there will be an organizational meeting on Thursday, Oct. 21st at 7:40 a.m. in the Little Theatre.  Please plan on attending this important meeting.

  8. FFA meeting will be Thursday, Oct 21 at 6:00 PM in the Agriculture Room. There will be pizza and pumpkin painting! There will be some pumpkins available, but please bring your own pumpkin if you are able.

  9. Boys and girls basketball players bring your Butter Braid fundraising money and form to Coach Gruhlke's room (W - 243) on Monday, October 18 during the day.  Make sure to hand deliver both to Coach Gruhlke.  Do not leave either on his desk.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  OCTOBER 12, 2021 – CYCLE 6,  DAY 5, 8TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  He who loves others is constantly loved by them. He who respects others is constantly respected by them.” – Mencius

  3. Activities: October  (14) 5 p.m. 9 VB at Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (16) Quiz Bowl at Bishop Garrigan, (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (19) 10 a.m. Academic Awards - Gym; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Tailgate Supper- Pork Chop on a stick, chips, cookie and water $8 on Friday, Oct. 15th 5:30-7:30 at the football field.  Early sales available from marching band students or Patrons Board.  All profit goes to support Fine Arts Programs in the ELC elementary, middle and high school.  Sponsored by HyVee and Patrons of the Fine Arts.

  6. Attention juniors: please know that you need to turn in all pork dinner tickets (sold AND unsold) with any money collected this Friday Oct. 15th.

  7. XC All Lakes Conference Runners- Parker Duitsman Finished 5th Overall, Jasey Anderson Finished 7th Overall.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2021 – CYCLE 6,  DAY 4, 8TH  WEEK 

 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  He who loves others is constantly loved by them. He who respects others is constantly respected by them.” – Mencius

  3. Activities: October  today 4:30 p.m. XC at Cherokee, Lakes Conference, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/North Union, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Spencer; (14) 5 p.m. 9 VB at Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (16) Quiz Bowl at Bishop Garrigan, (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (19) 10 a.m. Academic Awards - Gym; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions at LeMars; (25) No school due to Teacher Professional Development; (26) Begin 2nd quarter, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Perry; (30) XC State at Fort Dodge, 12 noon Swimming Regional

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Tailgate Supper- Pork Chop on a stick, chips, cookie and water $8 on Friday, Oct. 15th 5:30-7:30 at the football field.  Early sales available from marching band students or Patrons Board.  All profit goes to support Fine Arts Programs in the ELC elementary, middle and high school.  Sponsored by HyVee and Patrons of the Fine Arts.

  6. Congratulations ELC Marching Band & Color Guard on your Superior Rating (79.4) at the IHSMA State Marching Band Festival today in Fort Dodge!

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021 – CYCLE 6,  DAY 3, 7TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  That you might retain your self-respect, it is better to displease people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. (Respect) –William Boetcker

  3. Activities: October  today 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa; (11) 4:30 p.m. XC at Cherokee, Lakes Conference, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/North Union, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Spencer; (14) 5 p.m. 9 VB at Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions.

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. Attn: Juniors- There will be a Fundraiser Collection today. Please bring in any money you have collected. A Prom Committee representative will be present before school and during lunch. Please continue to sell any remaining tickets.

  6. Tailgate Supper-Pork Chop on a stick, chips, cookie and water $8 on Friday, Oct. 15th 5:30-7:30 at the football field.  Early sales available from marching band students or Patrons Board.  All profit goes to support Fine Arts Programs in the ELC elementary, middle and high school.  Sponsored by HyVee and Patrons of the Fine Arts.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

THURSDAY,  OCTOBER 7, 2021 – CYCLE 6,  DAY 2, 7TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  That you might retain your self-respect, it is better to displease people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. (Respect) –William Boetcker

  3. Activities: October  today 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa; (11) 4:30 p.m. XC at Cherokee, Lakes Conference, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/North Union, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Spencer; (14) 5 p.m. 9 VB at Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions.

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. US Air Force Recruiter-PM PONCE, CHERLEEN B TSgt USAF AETC 343 RCS/DA will be here during both lunches today.

  6. Attn: Juniors- There will be a Fundraiser Collection on Friday, 10/8/21. Please bring in any money you have collected. A Prom Committee representative will be present before school and during lunch. Please continue to sell any remaining tickets.

  7. Tailgate Supper-Pork Chop on a stick, chips, cookie and water $8 on Friday, Oct. 15th 5:30-7:30 at the football field.  Early sales available from marching band students or Patrons Board.  All profit goes to support Fine Arts Programs in the ELC elementary, middle and high school.  Sponsored by HyVee and Patrons of the Fine Arts.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  OCTOBER 6, 2021 – CYCLE 6,  DAY 1, 7TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  That you might retain your self-respect, it is better to displease people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. (Respect) –William Boetcker

  3. Activities: October  (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa; (11) 4:30 p.m. XC at Cherokee, Lakes Conference, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/North Union, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Spencer; (14) 5 p.m. 9 VB at Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions.

  4. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

  5. US Air Force Recruiter-PM PONCE, CHERLEEN B TSgt USAF AETC 343 RCS/DA will be here during both lunches on Thursday, Oct. 7th.

  6. Library is closed today.

  7. Attn: Juniors- There will be a Fundraiser Collection on Friday, 10/8/21. Please bring in any money you have collected. A Prom Committee representative will be present before school and during lunch. Please continue to sell any remaining tickets.

  8. College Representative-Today at noon in the cafeteria.  Dakota State of Madison, North Dakota.  Sign up on form Mrs. Brechwald sent out.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  OCTOBER 5, 2021 – CYCLE 5,  DAY 6, 7TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  That you might retain your self-respect, it is better to displease people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. (Respect) –William Boetcker

  3. Activities: October today 4 p.m. XC at Eagle Grove, 5:30/7 p.m. VB H w/GTRA; (senior night); (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa; (11) 4:30 p.m. XC at Cherokee, Lakes Conference, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/North Union, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Spencer; (14) 5 p.m. 9 Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Auditions.

  4. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria today.

  5. September Purple Cord Hours need to be turned in by Friday, October 29.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY,  OCTOBER 4, 2021 – CYCLE 5,  DAY 5, 7TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Respect-A respectful person lives by the Golden Rule, accepts others who are different, lives and resolves conflicts peacefully, and shows courtesy to all.

  2. Quote of the week:  That you might retain your self-respect, it is better to displease people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. (Respect) –William Boetcker

  3. Activities: October today 4 p.m. 9 VB at Western Christian, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB at Okoboji; (5) 4 p.m. XC at Eagle Grove, 5:30/7 p.m. VB H w/GTRA; (senior night); (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa; (11) 4:30 p.m. XC at Cherokee, Lakes Conference, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/North Union, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Spencer; (14) 5 p.m. 9 Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Audtiions

  4. US Air Force Recruiter-PM PONCE, CHERLEEN B TSgt USAF AETC 343 RCS/DA will be here during lunches today.

  5. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Tuesday, Oct. 5th.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org FRIDAY,  OCTOBER 1, 2021 – CYCLE 5,  DAY 4, 6TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  Eventually we all have to accept full and total responsibility for our actions, everything we have done, and have not done. – Hubert Selby Jr.

  3. Activities: October today 7 p.m. FB H w/Spirit Lake; (2) Algona Band Days, 9 a.m. VB Tournament H; (4) 4 p.m. 9 VB at Western Christian, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB at Okoboji; (5) 4 p.m. XC at Eagle Grove, 5:30/7 p.m. VB H w/GTRA; (senior night); (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa; (11) 4:30 p.m. XC at Cherokee, Lakes Conference, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB H w/North Union, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Spencer; (14) 5 p.m. 9 Storm Lake; (15) FB H w/Pocahontas Area; (18) 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Emmetsburg; (21) XC Regional, 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Decorah; (22) End of 1st Quarter, 7 p.m. FB playoffs; (23) IHSMA All State Band and Choir Audtions

  4. US Air Force Recruiter-PM PONCE, CHERLEEN B TSgt USAF AETC 343 RCS/DA will be here during lunches on Monday, Oct. 4th.

  5. Tailgate Supper -tonight 5:30-7 p.m. at Hoyt Luithly Field  Tailgate Dinner; Serving steak sandwiches, beans, chips, cookie and water $10.  Proceeds to the Booster Club.

  6. Talent Search-Jasmine Williams will be in the cafeteria on Tuesday, Oct. 5th.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY ,  SEPTEMBER 30, 2021 – CYCLE 5,  DAY 3, 6TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  Eventually we all have to accept full and total responsibility for our actions, everything we have done, and have not done. – Hubert Selby Jr.

  3. Activities: Sept. today  4:30 p.m. XC at Paulina, 4:30/6 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Emmetsburg, 6:00/7:30 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Western christian; October (1) 7 p.m. FB H w/Spirit Lake; (2) Algona Band Days, 9 a.m. VB Tournament H; (4) 4 p.m. 9 VB at Western Christian, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB at Okoboji; (5) 4 p.m. XC at Eagle Grove, 5:30/7 p.m. VB H w/GTRA; (senior night); (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa

  4. Meeting for all 7th-12th grade boys and girls who plan on going out for basketball in the high school Little Theater at 7:45 AM, today. Butter Braid Fundraising information will be passed out. If you are unable to make it, see Coach Gruhlke for boys basketball and Coach Martindale for girls basketball

  5. No Driver’s Ed-today

  6. US Air Force Recruiter-PM PONCE, CHERLEEN B TSgt USAF AETC 343 RCS/DA will be here during lunches on Monday, Oct. 4th.

  7. Tailgate Supper-Friday, October 1, 2021 5:30-7 p.m. at Hoyt Luithly Field  Tailgate Dinner; Serving steak sandwiches, beans, chips, cookie and water $10.  Proceeds to the Booster Club

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY  SEPTEMBER 29  2021 – CYCLE 5,  DAY 2, 6TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  Eventually we all have to accept full and total responsibility for our actions, everything we have done, and have not done. – Hubert Selby Jr.

  3. Activities: Sept. today Lifetouch pictures; (30)  4:30 p.m. XC at Paulina, 4:30/6 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Emmetsburg, 6:00/7:30 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Western christian; October (1) 7 p.m. FB H w/Spirit Lake; (2) Algona Band Days, 9 a.m. VB Tournament H; (4) 4 p.m. 9 VB at Western Christian, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB at Okoboji; (5) 4 p.m. XC at Eagle Grove, 5:30/7 p.m. VB H w/GTRA; (senior night); (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa

  4. Lifetouch pictures-today All students and staff must have their pictures taken including seniors for security purposes.  Bring your money and envelope with you when you have your picture taken.  We will call students down by wings. Your parents may go online and buy them. If you need a packet, we have extra.  Pictures will be taken in the Little Theatre.

  5. Mandatory Prom meeting for all Juniors today at 3 p.m. in the Little Theater.

  6. Meeting for all 7th-12th grade boys and girls who plan on going out for basketball in the high school Little Theater at 7:45 AM, Thursday Sept 30th. Butter Braid Fundraising information will be passed out. If you are unable to make it, see Coach Gruhlke for boys basketball and Coach Martindale for girls basketball

  7. No Driver’s Ed-today

  8. US Air Force Recruiter-PM PONCE, CHERLEEN B TSgt USAF AETC 343 RCS/DA will be here during lunches on Monday, Oct. 4th.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  SEPTEMBER 28   2021 – CYCLE 5,  DAY 1, 6TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  Eventually we all have to accept full and total responsibility for our actions, everything we have done, and have not done. – Hubert Selby Jr.

  3. Activities: Sept. (29) Lifetouch pictures; (30)  4:30 p.m. XC at Paulina, 4:30/6 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Emmetsburg, 6:00/7:30 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Western christian; October (1) 7 p.m. FB H w/Spirit Lake; (2) Algona Band Days, 9 a.m. VB Tournament H; (4) 4 p.m. 9 VB at Western Christian, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB at Okoboji; (5) 4 p.m. XC at Eagle Grove, 5:30/7 p.m. VB H w/GTRA; (senior night); (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa

  4. Lifetouch pictures-Wednesday, Sept. 29th. All students and staff must have their pictures taken including seniors for security purposes.  Bring your money and envelope with you when you have your picture taken.  We will call students down by wings. Your parents may go online and buy them. If you need a packet, we have extra.  Pictures will be taken in the Little Theatre.

  5. Mandatory Prom meeting for all Juniors on Wednesday, September 29th at 3 p.m. in the Little Theater.

  6. Meeting for all 7th-12th grade boys and girls who plan on going out for basketball in the high school Little Theater at 7:45 AM, Thursday Sept 30th. Butter Braid Fundraising information will be passed out. If you are unable to make it, see Coach Gruhlke for boys basketball and Coach Martindale for girls basketball

  7. College representative-Iowa Central Community College of Fort Dodge, today at 10 a.m. in the cafeteria.  Sign up on form Mrs. Brechwald sent out.

  8. No Driver’s Ed-Thursday.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org MONDAY,  SEPTEMBER 27,   2021 – CYCLE 4,  DAY 6, 6TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  Eventually we all have to accept full and total responsibility for our actions, everything we have done, and have not done. – Hubert Selby Jr.

  3. Activities: Sept. today 4:45 p.m. XC at River Road Course in Algona, 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Spirit Lake; (29) Lifetouch pictures; (30)  4:30 p.m. XC at Paulina, 4:30/6 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Emmetsburg, 6:00/7:30 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Western christian; October (1) 7 p.m. FB H w/Spirit Lake; (2) Algona Band Days, 9 a.m. VB Tournament H; (4) 4 p.m. 9 VB at Western Christian, 5:30 p.m. 9/10 FB at Okoboji; (5) 4 p.m. XC at Eagle Grove, 5:30/7 p.m. VB H w/GTRA; (senior night); (7) 5:3097 p.m. 9/JV/V VB at Spirit Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (8) 7 p.m. FB at Ida Grove (OABCIG); (9) IHSMA State Marching Band Contest-Ft. Dodge, 9 a.m. V VB at North Iowa

  4. Lifetouch pictures-Wednesday, Sept. 29th. All students and staff must have their pictures taken including seniors for security purposes.  Bring your money and envelope with you when you have your picture taken.  We will call students down by wings. Your parents may go online and buy them. If you need a packet, we have extra.  Pictures will be taken in the Little Theatre.

  5. Mandatory Prom meeting for all Juniors on Wednesday, September 29th at 3 p.m. in the Little Theater.

  6. Congratulations to the Marching Band on their 2nd place finish in Class 3A and for winning the Spirit Award at the NCMBI in Fort Dodge Saturday night!   They will compete in Algona on Saturday, October 2nd at 8:15 pm.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org FRIDAY,  SEPTEMBER 24,  2021 – CYCLE 4,  DAY 5, 5TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  You must take personal responsibility.  You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind; but you can change yourself. Jim Rohn

  3. Activities: Sept. today  Homecoming, 1:30 p.m. Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 p.m. Parade, 7 p.m. FB H w/Southeast Valley; (25) North Central Marching Band Competition at Fort Dodge; (27) 4:45 p.m. XC at River Road Course in Algona, 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Spirit Lake; (29) Lifetouch pictures; (30)  4:30 p.m. XC at Paulina, 4:30/6 p.m. 9,JV/V VB H w/Emmetsburg, 6:00/7:30 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Western christian; October (1) 7 p.m. FB H w/Spirit Lake; (2) Algona Band Days, 9 a.m. VB Tournament H

  4. Homecoming week-Friday, Sept 24th-Dress Up Students: red & black, Dress Up Staff: school spirit Elementary Pep Rally @ fb field, 12:30 Court Photos - Cassie Martin will be ready by 12:30 pm , Band March the Halls- all 3 schools, 1:30 HS Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 Parade Line up,2:30 Parade, 5:30 Student Tailgate- Hosted by StuCo for students under the scoreboard, 7:00 Game, 9:00-12:00 Bowling Alley (Instead of dance)

  5. Purple Cord-Estherville Parks and Rec looking for help at the Veterans Park...We need to take paint markers and go over the letters on each brick before we seal them...the sun is fading them. Contact Dawn Hockett @ (712)-362-3574. (24)

  6. Lifetouch pictures-Wednesday, Sept. 29th. All students and staff must have their pictures taken including seniors for security purposes.  Bring your money and envelope with you when you have your picture taken.  We will call students down by wings. Your parents may go online and buy them. If you need a packet, we have extra.  Pictures will be taken in the Little Theatre.

  7. Football Tailgate Supper- tonight from 5-7 p.m. at the football field.  Mac’s Top Hat BBQ, chips and cookies.provided by HyVee and Fareway of Estherville.  $7 All proceeds to ELC activities.  Sponsored by Okoboji Motor Company.

  8. Mandatory Prom meeting for all Juniors on Wednesday, September 29th at 3 p.m. in the Little Theater.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org THURSDAY,  SEPTEMBER 23,  2021 – CYCLE 4,  DAY 4, 5TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  You must take personal responsibility.  You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind; but you can change yourself. Jim Rohn

  3. Activities: Sept. today 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Fort Dodge, 5:30/7 p.m.9/JV/V VB H w/Spencer; (24) Homecoming, 1:30 p.m. Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 p.m. Parade, 7 p.m. FB H w/Southeast Valley; (25) North Central Marching Band Competition at Fort Dodge; (27) 4:45 p.m. XC at River Road Course in Algona, 5 p.m. 9/10 FB at Spirit Lake; (29) Lifetouch pictures; (30)  4:30 p.m. XC at Paulina, 4:30/6 p.m. 9,JV/V VB H w/Emmetsburg, 6:00/7:30 p.m. 9/JV/V VB H w/Western christian; October (1) 7 p.m. FB H w/Spirit Lake; (2) Algona Band Days, 9 a.m. VB Tournament H

  4. Homecoming week-Thurs Sept 23rd- Dress Up Students: twin day, Dress Up Staff: childhood TV show; VB or Dodgeball Tourney after the game, Cheer/Midget Maniacs Decorate school; Friday, Sept 24th-Dress Up Students: red & black, Dress Up Staff: school spirit Elementary Pep Rally @ fb field, 12:30 Court Photos - Cassie Martin will be ready by 12:30 pm , Band March the Halls- all 3 schools, 1:30 HS Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 Parade Line up,2:30 Parade, 5:30 Student Tailgate- Hosted by StuCo for students under the scoreboard, 7:00 Game, 9:00-12:00 Bowling Alley (Instead of dance)

  5. Purple Cord-Estherville Parks and Rec looking for help at the Veterans Park...We need to take paint markers and go over the letters on each brick before we seal them...the sun is fading them. Contact Dawn Hockett @ (712)-362-3574. (24)

  6. Lifetouch pictures-Wednesday, Sept. 29th. All students and staff must have their pictures taken including seniors for security purposes.  Bring your money and envelope with you when you have your picture taken.  We will call students down by wings. Your parents may go online and buy them. If you need a packet, we have extra.  Pictures will be taken in the Little Theatre.

  7. Football Tailgate Supper-Sept. 24th from 5-7 p.m. at the football field.  Mac’s Top Hat BBQ, chips and cookies.provided by HyVee and Fareway of Estherville.  All proceeds to ELC activities.  Sponsored by Okoboji Motor Company.

  8. Mandatory Prom meeting for all Juniors on Wednesday, September 29th at 3 p.m. in the Little Theater.

  9. Sierra, Rogelio Jr SSG USARMY USAREC (USA) will be here today to visit with students.  He will be here for both lunches.  Stop at his table and get info.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org WEDNESDAY,  SEPTEMBER 22,  2021 – CYCLE 4,  DAY 3, 5TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  You must take personal responsibility.  You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind; but you can change yourself. Jim Rohn

  3. Activities: Sept. today Midterm 1st Quarter; (23) 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Fort Dodge, 5:30/7 p.m.9/JV/V VB H w/Spencer; (24) Homecoming, 1:30 p.m. Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 p.m. Parade, 7 p.m. FB H w/Southeast Valley; (25) North Central Marching Band Competition at Fort Dodge

  4. Midterms today.

  5. Homecoming week- Wed Sept 22nd- Dress Up Students: western day, Dress Up Staff: nerd vs jocks; Thurs Sept 23rd- Dress Up Students: twin day, Dress Up Staff: childhood TV show; VB or Dodgeball Tourney after the game, Cheer/Midget Maniacs Decorate school; Friday, Sept 24th-Dress Up Students: red & black, Dress Up Staff: school spirit Elementary Pep Rally @ fb field, 12:30 Court Photos - Cassie Martin will be ready by 12:30 pm , Band March the Halls- all 3 schools, 1:30 HS Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 Parade Line up,2:30 Parade, 5:30 Student Tailgate- Hosted by StuCo for students under the scoreboard, 7:00 Game, 9:00-12:00 Bowling Alley (Instead of dance)

  6. Purple Cord-Estherville Parks and Rec looking for help at the Veterans Park...We need to take paint markers and go over the letters on each brick before we seal them...the sun is fading them. Contact Dawn Hockett @ (712)-362-3574. (24)

  7. Lifetouch pictures-Wednesday, Sept. 29th. All students and staff must have their pictures taken including seniors for security purposes.  Bring your money and envelope with you when you have your picture taken.  We will call students down by wings. Your parents may go online and buy them. If you need a packet, we have extra.  Pictures will be taken in the Little Theatre.

  8. Football Tailgate Supper-Sept. 24th from 5-7 p.m. at the football field.  Mac’s Top Hat BBQ, chips and cookies.provided by HyVee and Fareway of Estherville.  All proceeds to ELC activities.  Sponsored by Okoboji Motor Company.

  9. Mandatory Prom meeting for all Juniors on Wednesday, September 29th at 3p.m. in the Little Theater.

  10. College Representative-University of Iowa, today at 9 a.m.  Sign up on Google from Mrs. Brechwald.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org TUESDAY,  SEPTEMBER 21,  2021 – CYCLE 4,  DAY 2, 5TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  You must take personal responsibility.  You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind; but you can change yourself. Jim Rohn

  3. Activities: Sept. today 5 p.m. XC at Northwest Iowa Community College, 5:30 p.m. 9/JV/V  at Storm Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (22) Midterm 1st Quarter; (23) 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Fort Dodge, 5:30/7 p.m.9/JV/V VB H w/Spencer; (24) Homecoming, 1:30 p.m. Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 p.m. Parade, 7 p.m. FB H w/Southeast Valley; (25) North Central Marching Band Competition at Fort Dodge

  4. Midterms Wed. Sept. 22nd.

  5. Homecoming week-Tues Sept 21st-Dress Up Students: movie/kooks vs .pogies (movie/TV char) Dress Up Staff: dress like your parents did in High School; 6:30 - Color Run,  BBQ- hosted by parents?,  Parking lot Party @high school,Beach Photo Op; Wed Sept 22nd- Dress Up Students: western day, Dress Up Staff: nerd vs jocks; Thurs Sept 23rd- Dress Up Students: twin day, Dress Up Staff: childhood TV show; VB or Dodgeball Tourney after the game, Cheer/Midget Maniacs Decorate school; Friday, Sept 24th-Dress Up Students: red & black, Dress Up Staff: school spirit Elementary Pep Rally @ fb field, 12:30 Court Photos - Cassie Martin will be ready by 12:30 pm , Band March the Halls- all 3 schools, 1:30 HS Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 Parade Line up,2:30 Parade, 5:30 Student Tailgate- Hosted by StuCo for students under the scoreboard, 7:00 Game, 9:00-12:00 Bowling Alley (Instead of dance)

  6. Purple Cord-Estherville Parks and Rec looking for help at the Veterans Park...We need to take paint markers and go over the letters on each brick before we seal them...the sun is fading them. Contact Dawn Hockett @ (712)-362-3574. (24)

  7. Lifetouch pictures-Wednesday, Sept. 29th. All students and staff must have their pictures taken including seniors for security purposes.  Picture packets will be handed out during 2nd period today.  Bring your money and envelope with you when you have your picture taken.  We will call students down by wings. Your parents may go online and buy them. If you need a packet, we have extra.  Pictures will be taken in the Little Theatre.

  8. Football Tailgate Supper-Sept. 24th from 5-7 p.m. at the football field.  Mac’s Top Hat BBQ, chips and cookies.provided by HyVee and Fareway of Estherville.  All proceeds to ELC activities.  Sponsored by Okoboji Motor Company.

  9. Mandatory Prom meeting for all Juniors on Wednesday, September 29th at 3p.m. in the Little Theater.

 PLAN AHEAD-DATES TO REMEMBER-  10-22 End 1st quarter, 10-25 No school Teacher all day PD, 10-26 2nd quarter begins, 11-4 and 11-8 Parent Teacher Conferences, 11-12 No school, 11-24, 25, 26 Thanksgiving break, 11-29 No school Teacher all day PD, 12-17 End 2nd quarter, 1st Semester, 12-20  No school Teacher all day PD,  12/21-31 Christmas Break, 2022 1-3 No school Teacher all day PD, 1-4 Begin 3rd quarter/2nd semester


It is the policy of the Estherville Lincoln Central Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.  If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district's Equity Coordinator, Tara Paul, Superintendent, 1814 7th Ave. S., (712) 362-2692, tara.paul@elc-csd.org

FRIDAY,  SEPTEMBER 17,  2021 – CYCLE 4,  DAY 1, 4TH  WEEK 

  1. Positive character trait this month/definition: Responsibility-A person who is responsible meets the demands of duty, is accountable for the consequences of his or her choices, pursues excellence and exercises self-control.

  2. Quote of the week:  Once you have discovered what is happening, you can’t pretend not to know.  Knowledge always brings responsibility. P.D. James

  3. Activities: Sept. today 7 p.m. FB at Clarion-Goldfield; (18) 9 a.m. JV VB at Algona; (20) No school-professional development, 4:30 p.m. JV VB Tournament at Spencer, 9 VB  Tournament AT Spirit Lake, 5 p.m. 9/10 VB FB at Algona;  (21) 5 p.m. XC at Northwest Iowa Community College, 5:30 p.m. 9/JV/V  at Storm Lake, 6:30 p.m. Swimming at Algona YWCA; (22) Midterm 1st Quarter; (23) 5:30 p.m. Swimming at Fort Dodge, 5:30/7 p.m.9/JV/V VB H w/Spencer; (24) Homecoming, 1:30 p.m. Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 p.m. Parade, 7 p.m. FB H w/Southeast Valley; (25) North Central Marching Band Competition at Fort Dodge

  4. No school Monday, Sept. 20 due to teacher in service.  Midterms Wed. Sept. 22nd.

  5. Homecoming week-Mon Sept 20th-Teacher Inservice; Car window painting @ high school parking lot; Tues Sept 21st-Dress Up Students: movie/kooks vs .pogies (movie/TV char) Dress Up Staff: dress like your parents did in High School; 6:30 - Color Run,  BBQ- hosted by parents?,  Parking lot Party @high school,Beach Photo Op; Wed Sept 22nd- Dress Up Students: western day, Dress Up Staff: nerd vs jocks; Thurs Sept 23rd- Dress Up Students: twin day, Dress Up Staff: childhood TV show; VB or Dodgeball Tourney after the game, Cheer/Midget Maniacs Decorate school; Friday, Sept 24th-Dress Up Students: red & black, Dress Up Staff: school spirit Elementary Pep Rally @ fb field, 12:30 Court Photos - Cassie Martin will be ready by 12:30 pm , Band March the Halls- all 3 schools, 1:30 HS Pep rally and coronation, 2:15 Parade Line up,2:30 Parade, 5:30 Student Tailgate- Hosted by StuCo for students under the scoreboard, 7:00 Game, 9:00-12:00 Bowling Alley (Instead of dance)

  6. College R