March 26, 2012

posted Mar 26, 2012, 2:44 PM by Kristina Gonzalez
The week of Mar 26th our school will host a Spring Book Fair in conjunction with Parent Teacher Conferences. It is a BOGO (buy one, get one) book-fair. Spring parent-teacher conferences are on a drop-in basis.

Bitterroot Swim Team Registration will be Thursday, April 19, 2012 at St. Francis Parish Community Center in Hamilton, 6-8 p.m. There will be a mandatory parent meeting from 6:30-7 p.m. Competitive swim season runs from June 1-August 5, ages 5-18, daily practices held at the Bitterroot Aquatic Center. For more info, to apply for a swim scholarship and to print our registration form; please go to our website at

On Friday, March 30, 2012 our school will be hosting our annual Child Find and Kindergarten Roundup. All pre-school aged children are invited to attend and receive screenings.

There is a new session of clubs started at X-treme team. Our new clubs are: Photography, Kites, Scrapbooking, Team spirit posters, Working with clay, Cooking, River walk.

In addition to the clubs above, I am working on getting some swimming lessons through Canyons Athletic Club. The lessons would be in 3, two week sessions, Tues and Thurs. So there will be 4 lessons per session. I can take 6 students per session making for a total of 18 slots all together. If you have any interest in securing a spot for your student please contact Paul at 821-3643 X1470

Many of our Darby students had successful weekends:

Destination Imagination: The 4th grade team of Emmy, McKenna, Emma, Annie, Oliver and Vinncent won 1st place at the state competition in the Hold It category. The rising stars team of Sam, Sydni, Zoe, Hayden, Kendra and LaBecce had a great performance (they are not placed in the rising stars category).

Rylee Wiediger was 2nd in the All-Around category at Level 6 of the Montana State Gymnastics Meet. She was the state champ on bars, and 2nd place on the beam.

Our little guy wrestling team had the following state placers: Tanner Davis – 1st, Amber Anderson – 2nd, Nolan Lenny – 3rd, Coeman Ramsdorf – 4th, Ryder Conner – 3rd, Jackson Hundley – 6th, and Kye McCollaum – 3rd. Many other wrestlers were close to placing.

Upcoming Events and Important Dates

  • Mar 29 Spring Parent Teacher Conferences – 4:00-7:00
  • Mar 30 Child Find for all pre-school aged children – 9:30-12:30
  • Apr 5 1:00 Release Time for Students
  • Apr 6-9 No School – Spring Break
Junior High Athletics Schedule
  • Sat, Mar 31 8th Grade Basketball Tourney in Victor – Times TBA