ATTENTION: Notes and Permission Slips we home Thursday (1/4/18) with students who earned LIMO RIDES from our fundraiser. The permission slip needs to be signed and returned.
If your student did not get a note on Thurs., Jan. 4 -- AND YOU KNOW THAT HE/SHE SOLD THE REQUIRED NUMBER OF ITEMS -- please contact the school. Students need to have sold 25 items -- or 40 as a family.
Limo rides will be during recess times on January 12th.
Thanks for supporting our fundraiser!
Mrs. Stevermer's students explored the world of computer coding
this week and used Scratch to modify the Google logo!
Brevan L. was one of Mr. Sahr's Robotics Team students who shared the robots they had built in class for competition. Mrs. Stevermer's elementary computer students enjoyed the presentation!
Click here to watch a mini-video of one demonstration!
USC teachers participated in the TIES Conference this week and are eager to apply and share new educational tech skills. Educators include Mrs. Vondracek, Mrs. Anderson, Mrs. Augustine, Ms. Trio, and Ms. Meyer.
USC Spirit: Gingerbread action continued this week but this time at the high school level.
First hour classes created their masterpieces that were then judged by the elementary students--Building a welcoming PreK-12 community at USC!
One gingerbread creation incorporated the Alexa which allows passersby to request Christmas music! Click here to play the video: https://youtu.be/k_XAazYW4e4
Live to Give:
Approaching life with a GENEROUS attitude -- One of the powerful 7 Mindsets
Steps to Make IXL / WiFi Work at Home--3rd and 4th Grader iPad Use Securly is a system that helps filter your child’s iPad. While it is good to have, it has caused WiFi access issues at home, especially when students try using IXL. We recently discovered that your child must follow the steps outlined below to avoid these issues:
Please have your son or daughter follow these steps to use the iPads at home:
Click on the Safari app:
Enter “Google” in the browser bar.
Look up something in the browser window--Type in “dolphins,” for example.
You may see a screen with the word “Securly” on it, and you will have the option of signing into Google:
Join us for a day at the Chanhassen Dinner Theater!
"Newsies" Musical: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Depart from USC School at 9:00 A.M.
Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City, Jack Kelly hawks the headlines day-in and day-out with countless other newsboys trying to save enough to make his dreams a reality.Through courage, determination, and friendship, the “Newsies” are ready to seize the day and take a stand!
Ticket price includes show ticket, lunch, and transportation.
Don't delay-- spots will fill up quickly!
Questions: Call (507) 553-5823.
Click the picture and explore the USC's Winter Community Education offerings!
USC Students showed their ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE at today's
Veteran's Day program.
After the opening flag ceremony, participating veterans introduced themselves and were then honored by music, readings, student-made art, and guest speaker Ole Olson. Mr. Olson, Albert Lea, served in the military for 40 years.
Flexible Learning Plan Approved by School Board
The School Board approved a plan to implement up to three Flexible Learning Days in the event of emergency closings during the 2017-18 school year.
The approved plan includes changes that were prompted by parent and student feedback after last winter's Flexible Learning Day pilot. Read more about the plan by clicking here: