AEC MEETING MARCH 1st. Please see our "Documents" page for the agenda for our next meeting. ( https://www.bssd.org/o/golovin-school/documents )
LYNX FACE MASKS FOR SALE! We have adult and youth size Lynx face masks. Each student who returns their Student Handbook signature page will get one for free. All others are $5 each.
NO BASKETBALL THIS WEEKEND! The Boys Basketball games for this weekend have been cancelled.
BASKETBALL COACH! - M L O School is looking for a new Boys Basketball Coach. The abbreviated season's schedule is posted on our "Documents" page. Please contact the school if you are interested.
NO OPEN GYM TONIGHT - FEB 18TH! We will be hosting a potluck for all who are involved in, or interested in, our Wellness Week activities. Potluck will be at 6:00m. We will have dancing, singing and drumming at 7:00 in the gym, and a presentation on medicinal plants in Deb's class.
OFFICIAL BASKETBALL SCHEDULE! We will be hosting the Stebbins boys the weekend of February 26-27. Check out our documents page for the full schedule.
TUESDAY NIGHT EVENT! Kawarek will be hosting a discussion on Historical Trauma in the M L O library at 6:30, Tuesday night the 16th. Space is limited in the library, due to our social distancing policies. You must wear a face mask while in the building.
OPEN GYM TONIGHT. Ellie will be opening gym tonight, Saturday February 13, at 7:00 pm.
High School Seniors: Apply for AASB’s 30th Annual June Nelson Scholarship Competition! Winners receive a $1,500 Scholarship. Application Deadline: Monday, March 8, 2021 at 11:59 pm https://aasb.org/high-school-seniors-apply-now-for-the-june-nelson-scholarship/
High School Seniors: Apply Now for the June Nelson Scholarship! https://aasb.org/high-school-seniors-apply-now-for-the-june-nelson-scholarship/ Apply for AASB’s 30th Annual June Nelson Scholarship Competition! Winners receive a $1,500 Scholarship. Application Deadline: Monday, March 8, 2021 at 11:59 pm The Association of Alaska School Boards is proud to announce its 30th Annual Scholarship Award Competition. The June Nelson Memorial Scholarship is named in honor of the late June Nelson, longtime school board member from Kotzebue. June contributed much to the cause of education and will be remembered for her outstanding service on behalf of Alaska’s children. This 2020-2021 school year, AASB will award fifteen graduating seniors each with a $1,500 scholarship to apply toward their post-secondary education. The scholarship may be applied toward the student’s choice of a business, trade, or a college institution.
A GREAT GAME #2!! The Lady Lynx fought hard, though they were outnumbered 8 to 5. The Lady Eagles from Elim won game number two 48 to 43. Tentatively our next home games will be in two weeks, February 26-27. More details when they come available.
WAY TO GO LADY LYNX! Our girls played a great game against Elim Friday night. Our girls lead the game all the way to the end, with a lead at one time of 8 points. However, right at the end the Lady Eagles won by one point, 44-45. Game 2 is Saturday morning at 10:00. We should be live on Facebook again.
GIRLS BASKETBALL UPDATE! - Weather permitting we will have our first game Friday the 12th at 7:00pm. The Saturday morning game will be at 10:00. ONLY PARENTS/GUARDIANS OF GOLOVIN PLAYERS are allowed for these games. We will see how this works for the gym and possibly make changes for future games.
GIRL'S BASKETBALL THIS WEEKEND!! In a last minute decision by BSSD, Golovin and Elim we will be hosting the Elim Eagles girl's basketball team this weekend. Due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19 we must follow these guidelines approved by the Golovin City Council - (1) ONLY parents or guardians of players may attend the game as spectators. - (2) Elim girls may NOT leave the building to visit store, family, friends, etc. The game will be live streamed on the M L O School Facebook page
The MLO Bilingual/Bicultural department will be hosting Tribal Healers the week of February 15-19. Students will have the opportunity to learn about the uses of native plants and other resources. We hope to have some community sessions in the evenings. We'll post more news and information as it becomes available.
Basket Ball season is here! BSSD School Board has approved play between villages that are in Code Green. We should be hosting and/or traveling the weekend of February 19-21. Attendance (if any) guidlines will be posted as they are decided.
Monday the 8th through Friday the 12th of February will be Spirit Week! Monday - "Summer Day" - wear your summertime cloths Tuesday - "Crazy Hair Day" - fix your hair as wild and crazy as you want Wednesday - "Pajama Day" - wear your (appropriate) PJs to school Thursday - "Sweats & Hoodie Day" - the name says it all Friday - "Purple & Gold Day" - wear your MLO Lynx gear and show your school pride.
Please check out our "Documents" link under the Menu on out Home Page. You will find our most recent edition of the "Spring 2021 Student Handbook" and the results of the 2020 "School Climate & Connectedness Survey". As soon as this year's results are complete I will post them.
Martin L Olson School has a new web page and a new way of communicating with parents, families and the community. Please download the Bering Strait School District app to be better informed of activities, announcements, etc. Please contact Alan or Aggie to make sure that your phone number is correct so that we can contact you in case of emergencies or important announcements.
Public Notice: Bering Strait School District Board Meeting The Bering Strait School District Board of Education is scheduled to meet on Thursday, February 4, 2021, for the 227th Regular Session at 9:00 AM Join the Zoom meeting: https://zoom.us/j/96582132300?pwd=UUxybjZWbGtWSE9IM1Q4aTVScFdodz09 Meeting ID: 965 8213 2300 Passcode: 952886 Call-in Numbers: 877-853-5247 US Toll-Free: 888-788-0099 ACTION ITEMS: FY22 Bilingual/ Bicultural Staffing Proposals FY22 Classified Staffing Proposals FY22 AP Proposal in KTS FY22 Special Education Teacher Proposal FY22 Certified Staffing Proposals Classified Step Adjustment Proposal FY22 District Calendar Basketball Season Proposal FY22 CIP 6-Year Plan FY21 Fuel Bid FY22 AHFC Priorities Day Tank/ Bulk Fuel Tank Painting AHFC Grant Koyuk Housing Renovations and Repairs Policy Adoption Section 4000 Policy Adoption Section 5000 ANEED Grant Executive Session-Superintendent Evaluation REPORTS: NACTEC 2nd Quarter Financial Curriculum & Instruction Cultural Classified Manual Superintendent’s PUBLIC COMMENTS