United Public Schools

Des Lacs and Burlington ND

HOME OF THE LAKERS: Empowering 21st century learners in a safe and respectful learning environment with reflection, technology, and collaboration. • Be Respectful. • Be Responsible. • Be Safe.

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EARLY OUTS CANCELED! Please note that the scheduled early outs from school are canceled in January, February and March.

Lakers Citizen Committee Meeting Please attend the meeting on January 25, 2017, at the Burlington-Des Lacs Elementary School. It starts at 6:30 PM. For more information, click here to find and download the PDF.

Read this note from Souris Valley Special Services: The Souris Valley Special Services website was designed to offer straightforward access to useful special education information for parents, educators, school administrators, and the general public. We have been updating our website to ensure it is accessible to individuals with disabilities. We would like to know how the website is or isn't accessible to you. If you would be willing to share your thoughts, we would appreciate it. Please contact me, Alison Dollar at (701) 857-4410 or by email at Alison.Dollar@svssnd.org. Website: SVSSND.org

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Friday, February 24th
District Boys Basketball Tournament at the Minot Auditorium, “Lakers” vs. Surrey Shuttle: none
at 7:30pm, DLB band playing the afternoon session at 3:00pm, Brown drives bus #24
and bus TBA, departing Des Lacs at 1:30pm and Burlington at 1:45pm
State Gymnastics at Dickinson

Saturday, February 25th
District Boys Basketball Tournament at the Minot Auditorium, TBA Shuttle: none
State Gymnastics at Dickinson
FFA judging at Beulah, Quam drives

Monday, February 27th
Junior Rotarians lunch at Grand International at 12:00pm Shuttle: none
District Boys Basketball Tournament at the Minot Auditorium, Wilson drives, TBA
Gearing up for Kindergarten at BDL Elementary, 5:30pm—7:00pm

Tuesday, February 28th
Bookmobile at DLB High School, 9:00am—9:30am Shuttle: none
Bookmobile at BDL Elementary, 9:45am—3:00pm
Junior high boys basketball in Des Lacs vs. ORCS, 4:00pm and 5:00pm, bus will pick
up the 7
th graders at 2:55pm
Building project meeting for BDL staff in the BDL library at 3:40pm

Wednesday, March 1st
Ash Wednesday Shuttle: none

Thursday, March 2nd
Junior high boys basketball at Velva, 4:00pm and 5:00pm, Sundsbak drives bus #6 Shuttle: none
departing Burlington at 2:45pm
Blood Drive at DLB High School, 12:00pm—4:00pm
State “B” Girls Basketball Tournament at Grand Forks

Friday, March 3rd
State “B” Girls Basketball Tournament at Grand Forks Shuttle: none

Saturday, March 4th
FFA Judging at Turtle Lake, Quam drives, TBA Shuttle: none
State “B” Girls Basketball Tournament at Grand Forks

REMINDER—Thursday, March 16
th will be a regular school day at DLB High School and
BDL Elementary. This is our last storm make up day.