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Your Daily Brief


All the latest news, right at your fingertips.

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Available Student Council Funds


Have an idea for making the school better? Could you use some financial support for your club? Student Council currently has excess money in its budget and we are looking to support student projects! To request money please prepare a presentation with a set requested contribution and email Hannah Thiele with the date that you wish to present. Then come to a Student Council meeting during Lunch and CAP on Thursday to present your idea!

Available Student Council Funds


Have an idea for making the school better? Could you use some financial support for your club? Student Council currently has excess money in its budget and we are looking to support student projects! To request money please prepare a presentation with a set requested contribution and email Hannah Thiele with the date that you wish to present. Then come to a Student Council meeting during Lunch and CAP on Thursday to present your idea!

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NJHS Candy Cane Sale


11/30/17

The NJHS candy cane sale is going on now! Purchase your candy canes (fruit or mint!) for $1 during middle and high school lunch until December 7! All profits go to the Harbor Humane Society and Puerto Rico hurricane relief! Candy canes will be delivered during G-block December 14! 

NJHS Candy Cane Sale


11/30/17

The NJHS candy cane sale is going on now! Purchase your candy canes (fruit or mint!) for $1 during middle and high school lunch until December 7! All profits go to the Harbor Humane Society and Puerto Rico hurricane relief! Candy canes will be delivered during G-block December 14! 

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Man of La Mancha Auditions


Man of La Mancha auditions are today after school! Can't make it today? Callbacks are tomorrow after school! Come for a wonderful experience and a fun community.

Man of La Mancha Auditions


Man of La Mancha auditions are today after school! Can't make it today? Callbacks are tomorrow after school! Come for a wonderful experience and a fun community.

Turkey Day!


It's almost Thanksgiving break! Celebrate by watching a special Thanksgiving themed episode of Student News here!

Turkey Day!


It's almost Thanksgiving break! Celebrate by watching a special Thanksgiving themed episode of Student News here!

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Myspace Club


Not many people know it but Myspace is actually growing rapidly and is on track to overtake Facebook as the world's number 1 social media site in 15,000 years! Do you want to learn more about this global phenomenon? Join the new Myspace club! Our first meeting will be held in the capital of Nauru on Thanksgiving day! Hope to see you there!

Myspace Club


Not many people know it but Myspace is actually growing rapidly and is on track to overtake Facebook as the world's number 1 social media site in 15,000 years! Do you want to learn more about this global phenomenon? Join the new Myspace club! Our first meeting will be held in the capital of Nauru on Thanksgiving day! Hope to see you there!

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Congrats!


Black River's We the People team was named district champions for West Michigan last Friday! Congratulations to Mr. Constantelos and his team of juniors and seniors!

What is We the People? This new course at Black River is part public speaking, part debate, focusing on American politics, law and civics! Want to learn more? Mr. Constantelos is always happy to talk about it!

Congrats!


Black River's We the People team was named district champions for West Michigan last Friday! Congratulations to Mr. Constantelos and his team of juniors and seniors!

What is We the People? This new course at Black River is part public speaking, part debate, focusing on American politics, law and civics! Want to learn more? Mr. Constantelos is always happy to talk about it!

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Black River Swing Dance Society


11-16-17

For those of you who have been wanting to learn a few things about dancing, this is a great place to start! Tonight from 7:15 to 8:15 we will be learning some dances and enjoying the company of fun, enthusiastic people! Contact Martha Rocker or Dimitri Jurgensen with any questions or concerns!

Black River Swing Dance Society


11-16-17

For those of you who have been wanting to learn a few things about dancing, this is a great place to start! Tonight from 7:15 to 8:15 we will be learning some dances and enjoying the company of fun, enthusiastic people! Contact Martha Rocker or Dimitri Jurgensen with any questions or concerns!

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Student Council Forum Reminder


11-16-17

Reminder - the Student Council Forum is today after school in Mrs. Hulst's room! Come to voice your questions and concerns to Student Council!

Student Council Forum Reminder


11-16-17

Reminder - the Student Council Forum is today after school in Mrs. Hulst's room! Come to voice your questions and concerns to Student Council!

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Student News Wednesday Show


11-15-17

The first episode of the Student News Wednesday show is now up! You can find it at https://youtu.be/5CBXZJDApyU

Student News Wednesday Show


11-15-17

The first episode of the Student News Wednesday show is now up! You can find it at https://youtu.be/5CBXZJDApyU

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Man of La Mancha Informational Meeting


11-15-17

The informational meeting for the Black River Theater Company spring musical Man of La Mancha is today from 3:15 - 4:00 in the small ensemble room! Audition materials and information will be distributed! Auditions will take place on Monday, November 27 after school! If you have any questions contact Ms. Andrews, Grace Brunink, or Sam Dykhouse!

Man of La Mancha Informational Meeting


11-15-17

The informational meeting for the Black River Theater Company spring musical Man of La Mancha is today from 3:15 - 4:00 in the small ensemble room! Audition materials and information will be distributed! Auditions will take place on Monday, November 27 after school! If you have any questions contact Ms. Andrews, Grace Brunink, or Sam Dykhouse!

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Chess Club


11-14-17

Come to chess club after school in Mr. Constantelos room, every Monday for a chance to play chess, learn new strategies, and hang out with friends. Bring your own board!

Chess Club


11-14-17

Come to chess club after school in Mr. Constantelos room, every Monday for a chance to play chess, learn new strategies, and hang out with friends. Bring your own board!

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Student Council Forum


11-13-17

Do you want to change the Pep Rally, mock rock, student lunch, bathrooms, student council elections, etc.? Have any other questions or concerns about Student Council? Is there anything else you would like to see accomplished in our school? Come to the Student Council Forum, after school this  Thursday in room 405 to make your voice heard!

Student Council Forum


11-13-17

Do you want to change the Pep Rally, mock rock, student lunch, bathrooms, student council elections, etc.? Have any other questions or concerns about Student Council? Is there anything else you would like to see accomplished in our school? Come to the Student Council Forum, after school this  Thursday in room 405 to make your voice heard!

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NEW ONLINE Store!


11-11-17

Check-out the new Black River School Spirit Store - Uniting Students, Parents and Fans through School Pride! We are very excited to announce our School Store with 24/7 online ordering and delivery straight to your home. The link can be found on the banner in the right hand corner of the Black River website or here. Watch for a $10 Gift Card, one promotion per household which will be sent home with the youngest child in each family this week. We hope you will consider the School Store when shopping for the holidays and stocking stuffers! Contact the MS/HS Main Office if you have any questions.

NEW ONLINE Store!


11-11-17

Check-out the new Black River School Spirit Store - Uniting Students, Parents and Fans through School Pride! We are very excited to announce our School Store with 24/7 online ordering and delivery straight to your home. The link can be found on the banner in the right hand corner of the Black River website or here. Watch for a $10 Gift Card, one promotion per household which will be sent home with the youngest child in each family this week. We hope you will consider the School Store when shopping for the holidays and stocking stuffers! Contact the MS/HS Main Office if you have any questions.

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Quality Gnome Info


11-10-17

Quality Gnome Info


11-10-17

ALL About Lawn Gnomes

The oldest known garden gnome is called Lampy. Its in Lamport Hall, UK, and has been there for roughly 125 years. It is also worth about 2 million pounds or roughly 2.6 million american dollars.

There are three categories of mass produced.  Worker gnomes who carry a tool of some sort, At-ease gnomes who generally have a pipe of are relaxing, And cultural gnomes who have instruments.  

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Garden Gnome Quote

“Call them what you want. Garden gnomes. Lawn ornaments. Little evil outdoor statuary hell-bent on world domination. It doesn't matter. What does matter is that, right now, they're hiding in plain sight, pretending to be symbols of merriment and good will.” 
- Chuck Sambuchino

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