July 14 -
School Board Meeting 8:00 PM -
here for the agenda.
July 22 -
GBB Varsity Hanson Jamboree in Alexandria
- 7th-12th grade VB Camp in White Lake
- Volleyball Practice Begins
to Devon Munsen who qualified for the State Golf Tournament!
2013-2014 Senior Projects
working out in the morning in prep for a great upcoming football
|Courtney Eimers completed her Senior Project on
and Editing Fine Art Photography. Her research paper was
on the history of photography. Courtney also shadowed
her mentor, Alexa Brtna,
a professional photographer from Mitchell, who guided
editing some fine art photography, which was Courtney's
We would like to thank Alexa Brtna, along with
Courtney's presentation judges,
Shelly Fredericksen and Rochelle Fink, Plankinton.
||Collin Borgmann completed his Senior
Project by constructing a gun case under the guidance of
his mentor, Dave Taylor, Kimball. Collin wrote his
research paper on gun control and his final product was
the gun case that he built. A special thank you to
Collin's mentor, Mr. Taylor,and to the presentation
judges, Mark Gillen and Mark Munsen.
|Ashley Geyer completed her Senior
Project on Childhood Self Esteem.
She wrote her research paper on the same topic, and she
shadowed her mentor, School Counselor, Kristen Konechne.
Mrs. Konechne is the school counselor for Platte/Geddes
and Armour Schools. For her final product, Ashley
presented an hour long session on self esteem to the
Preschool through 6th grade students in White Lake. A
special thanks to Mrs. Konechne, the elementary students
and teachers in White Lake, and Ashley's presentation
judges, Kris Kieffer and Norma Husman, Kimball.
||Jazmyn Hinker completed her Senior
Project on Disabled People in the Workforce. Jazmyn
wrote her research paper on the same topic and shadowed
several employees at Life Quest in Mitchell under the
direction of her mentor, Darla McGuire. Jazmyn also
created a presentation board with pictures of some of
the jobs that she observed while shadowing at Life
Quest. Thank you to her mentor, Darla McGuire, and the
other Life Quest employees, as well as Ashley's
presentation judges, Linda Dodds and Monica Konechne,
|Ryan Glissendorf completed his Senior
Project on Athletic Training. Ryan's research paper was
written on Athletic Training and the Importance of
Proper Training. In completing his project, Ryan
shadowed his mentor, Jesse Haines, who is a strength and
conditioning trainer for Sanford POWER which is located
in the Sanford Field House in Sioux Falls. For his final
product, Ryan created a booklet depicting exercises for
certain injury rehabilitation. We would like to thank
his mentor, Jesse Haines, along with Ryan's presentation
judges, Dave Pursell and Lance Moeller.
||Noah Munsen completed his Senior
Project on Rebuilding a Motor. Noah's research paper was
written on the history of the automobile and for his
project he replaced the head on his grandpa's 250 Chevy
pickup and got it running again. Larry Overweg, Kimball,
was Noah's mentor who guided him through the project. We
would like to thank Larry and Noah's presentation
judges, Hayes Niles and Beau Olsen, Plankinton.
Congratulations to Jazmyn Hinker who was
honored at the Governors Luncheon in Pierre! Top Seniors from
each school are honored annually at this luncheon.
White Lake Students
Who Participated at the Academic
Festival at DWU on April 2, 2014
Results from the Academic Festival at DWU:
tied for 6th
place in Literature IV
Glissendorf won 1st
place in Senior Math
·Rowan Byrd took
place in Literature III
tied for 5th
place in Algebra II
Kirsch took 6th
place in Literature III and 2nd
in Algebra II
Thiry won placed 3rd
Doering tied for 4th
in Accounting I
Kieffer won 1st
place in Geometry and took 2nd
in American History
Reuland placed 3rd
in Algebra I
White Lake finished in 6th
Honor Roll New
2014 Golf Schedule
to the Girls State B Consolation Champs!
State B Girls
Basketball Tournament 2013-14 5th Place
Congratulations to Rowan Byrd! Her short story was
chosen as the Honorable Mention for high school in the
Witherington Prize for Prose, a contest held annually by
the SDSU English Department. There were nearly 1,000
entries from across the state; the Honorable Mention
means that Rowan's story was 4th among the entries.
Rowan has also been invited to read her story at the
SDSU Great Plains Writers' Conference on March 25. Way
to go, Rowan!
Congratulations to the Local Science Fair
1st Place - Cary Beckmann - Does Aspirin Help Plants' Growth?
2nd Place - Chandler Fredericksen and Trajan Anderson - Muffing
3rd Place - Carter Fredericksen and Matthew Fey - Tee Height and
Golf Ball Distance
HM - Heather Munsen - Best Soil for Farming
1st Place - Edgar Avila - Thermal Conductivity of Metals
1st Place - Darius Norwood - When Should You Get Your Drivers'
2nd Place - Nicole Reuland and Riann Byrd - Shake it Up
3rd Place - Courtney Vosika - How Can I Tell Minerals Apart?
HM - Lance Thiry and Devon Munsen - Shooting Positions
HM - Zoey Bornhorst - Rate of Osmosis
HM - Tanner Busch - Water Bottle Rolling Distance
Congratulations to the Vocal
Students on a job well done at the High School Vocal Contest on
February 12, 2014!
Superior Plus Solos:
Mixed Group A
Mixed Group B
Duet - Rowan Byrd
and Ashley Geyer
Duet - Zoey Bornhorst and Nicole Reuland
Sextet - Paige Munsen, Erin Beckmann, Breanna Thiry,
Devon Munsen, Noah Munsen, and Lance Thiry
In order to join in the 150th
anniversary celebration, the American History class has posted
their version of the Gettysburg Address.
Click here to check it out!
to the KC Free Throw Winners:
9 year olds -
Angela Munsen and Beau Kirsch
10 year olds
- Kennedy Leiferman and Brady Westendorf
11 year olds
- Tie - Haydon Gregory and Nolan Kirsch
12 year olds
- Grace Konechne and Tie - Cody Westendorf and Justin Becker
13 year olds
- Heather Munsen and Javin Holan
14 year olds
- Nicole Reuland and Seth Kirsch
State Oral Interp
Congratulations to Rowan Byrd who
Superior Rating at the State Oral Interp Contest!
(top 7 in the state)
Check out this gallery of
student Multimedia projects.
the All State Chorus Quartet!
Paige, Todd, Breanna, and Nathaniel
the 2013 Homecoming Royalty!
King Noah and Queen Jazmyn
2013 Homecoming Royalty
Senior Candidates - Jazmyn Hinker and Collin
Borgmann, Junior Candidates - Courtney Eimers and
Noah Munsen, Sophomore Candidates - Ashley Geyer and
Ryan Glissendorf, Crownbearers - Sienna Gillen and
Fashion Flashback Winners - Jesse, TJ, and
Pajama Day Winners- Todd and Ivy
Neon Day Winners - Paige and Kelli
Fairytale Day Winners - Dominik, Darius,
2013-14 School Supply List
Check here for
game scores, game schedules, bus
departure times, stats, practice schedules, etc.
President - Noah Munsen
Vice President - Jazmyn Hinker
Secretary/Treasurer - Collin Borgmann
President - Courtney
Vice-President/Secretary-Treasurer - Ashley Geyer
Student Council Representative - Ryan Glissendorf
President - Jesse Kirsch
Vice President - Cody Beckmann
Secretary/Treasurer - Paige Munsen
Student Council Representative - Kelli Steffen
President - William
Vice President - Breanna Thiry
Secretary/Treasurer - Todd Kieffer
Student Council Representative - Ivy Haines
President - Riann Byrd
Vice President - Anna Konechne
Secretary/Treasurer - Nicole Reuland
Student Council Representative - Zach Bosworth
8th Grade Class
President - Olivia Hanten
Vice President - Kendra Gusan
Secretary/Treasurer - Carly Beckmann
Student Council Representative - Kory Peters
7th Grade Class
President - Carter
Vice President - Matthew Fey
Secretary/Treasurer - Heather Munsen
Student Council Representative - Charlee Byrd
502 East Division St.
White Lake, SD 57383
Phone: (605) 249-2251 Fax: (605)
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