• Morning Report


    March 26, 2020






    The Governor announced that schools will continue to be

    closed until Friday, April 10.

    Hopefully then we can get back to school as usual. We'll see......




    SCHOOL ELECTION:  Three school board positions: 2 positions for 78&/#2 – 3 year term and 1 position for Bloomfield West –3 year term will be up for election on May 5 .  Parties interested in running for these positions may contact District Clerk, Jodi Williams, to obtain a Nomination Petition and Oath of Candidacy.  Deadline for submitting this paperwork is 5:00 PM TODAY.


    BOARD MEETING:  The Richey school board will hold a special meeting TONIGHT at 6:00 PM in the high school library. 

    The meeting is open to the public and everyone is invited to attend.


    END OF QUARTER:  The end of the 3rd quarter was Thursday, March 19.  Report cards will be mailed out Friday.


    NEWSLETTER:  Please have your articles in for the April newsletter by noon on Monday, March 30.


    LITTLE CAESARS PIZZA:  Are being sold again by the senior class.  Orders are due Monday, March 30 with delivery the week of April 13th.  If you'd like to order, please call Mr. Day Rider at the school, 773-5523, and he will have one of the kids contact you.  Thank you for your continued support!


    RICHEY PUBLIC LIBRARY:  The Library will remain CLOSED until further notice from the County.

                Good news is you can still purchase tickets through Monday, March 30 for the Pork Raffle.  Wouldn't it be nice to fill your freezer!?!

                Any questions, contact Jess Buller at the Library at 773-5585.


    PORK RAFFLE:  To Support the Library Building Project.  The drawing will be Tuesday, March 31.  You can purchase tickets at the Library or at Big Sky Hardware at the cost of $10 each or 3 for $25. 

    There will be two winners and each will receive a half pork.  Good Luck to all.


    ACT TEST – Revised:  OPI has been trying to negotiate a test date in May, but that idea has not come to fruition.  The ACT will be given to you at no cost on Tuesday, October 6, 2020

    If you want a test score before or after then you will have to pay the regular fee.  Any questions can be directed to Mr. Zieske and he will let you know of any changes.


    ACADEMIC OLYMPICS:  High School – April 1 and Junior High April 8 have been CANCELLED.


    HS TRACK ATHLETES & PARENTS:  Note From Coach Sommerfeld – Please Friend “rlfusion track” FB page for workouts, or direct your kids to look at them please. I know they are not mandatory, but if we do have a season it would be most beneficial if they are working out and doing drills. Please pass it along to other team members. Thank you.


    MHSA SPRING ACTIVITIES STATUS:  The MHSA's Executive Board decided to suspend all spring practices, contests, meets and festivals indefinitely in response to the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The Board will reevaluate the suspension on Monday, April 13, MHSA executive director Mark Beckman wrote in a press release.


    FIRST DAY OF PRACTICES:   For grades 5-8 track will be ANNOUNCED at a later date (weather permitting).

    If you are planning on participating in either of these sports, you will need to have a completed MHSA physical form in the office before you practice.


    BIBLE CLUB:  Has been POSTPONED until school resumes. 


    ZUMBA - Revised:   Ladies Zumba is PUT ON HOLD for now. Contact Kaysie at 406-600-1632 if you're interested or have questions.


    FFA SauerkrauT & HATS:  The Richey FFA’s sauerkraut is available to purchase at the cost of $4.00 per pint and $8.00 per quart. To reserve your order please contact Mr. Senner at the school.

    The Richey FFA has coyote hats for sale for $15.00/each.


    OPEN FUSION COACHING POSITIONS - Updated:  The R&L Athletic Co-op is accepting applications for the following coaching positions:

    Assistant Junior High Track Coach

    3rd Assistant Track Coach

    4th Assistant Track Coach

    Head Football Coach

    Assistant Football Coach

    Assistant Volleyball Coach

    Head Junior High Volleyball Coach

    Assistant Junior High Volleyball Coach

                Applications may be obtained at the Richey or Lambert High School office.

                Applications are also available on the school web pages at http://lps.schoolwires.net or www.richey.k12.mt.us or by contacting the Co-op Clerk Jodi Williams at jwilliams@richey.k12.mt.us or via phone at 773-5523 during normal business hours.

                For more information, please contact the Athletic Directors: 

    Lambert – Kara Triplett – 774-3333 ext 105

    Richey – Carla Smith – 773-5523 and/or Brent Smith – 939-3214

    Please submit applications to Athletic Directors in Richey or Lambert.





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