REMINDER: School will be in session Friday

Misty Farber Barnsdall Correspondent

Week of Jan. 29 to Feb. 4

Barnsdall Public Schools will be in session this week on Friday, Jan 31. This is the first of three Fridays the students will have to attend this semester to ensure all instructional days are met on the school calendar. The students will also attend school on Friday, Feb. 28, and Friday, March 27.

There is one more scheduled dual for the junior high and high school wrestling teams before they go to conference. The junior high and high school wrestling teams travel to Pawnee for their last dual Thursday, Jan. 30. The junior high wrestling team will then go to conference this weekend at Vinita to start their journey to the state tournament. Next weekend, the high school wrestling team will go to conference at Cleveland. Please check the Barnsdall School Facebook page for more details of the conference competition. Good luck, Panthers!

The junior high basketball team is busy this week traveling away to two games. The junior high team will be traveling to Woodland on Thursday, Jan. 30 and will travel to Copan on Monday, Feb. 3.

The high school basketball teams have two games this week as they finished the Caney Valley Tournament last week. The teams will travel to Copan on Friday, Jan. 31, and host Shidler on Monday, Feb. 3. All varsity games start at 6:30 p.m. with the girls game first, unless otherwise noted.

The Barnsdall Public Schools will have a school board meeting Monday, Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. All board meetings are held at the elementary school in the Teacher Workroom, unless otherwise noted. An agenda will be posted on the school website and on the front doors of the high school prior to the meeting. The public is always welcome to attend.

The Barnsdall City Council will meet Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 5:30 p.m. for its regularly scheduled monthly meeting. All City Council meetings are held at City Hall on Main Street, across from American Heritage Bank.

The junior class will be hosting a semi-formal Sweetheart Dance, Thursday, Feb. 13 to raise money for their class account. The cost is $5 per person and is open to all junior high and high school students. The dance will be held at the high school in the gym.

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and the Barnsdall High School cheerleaders will be selling Crush Pop as a fundraiser again this year for all of the students. The fundraiser will start next week with more details to come.

Community & School Events:

Jan. 30

JH Basketball at Woodland, 6 p.m.

JH/HS Wrestling at Pawnee, 6 p.m.

Jan. 31

HS Basketball at Copan, *No J.V.

JH Wrestling, Conference at Vinita

Feb. 1

JH Wrestling, Conference at Vinita

Feb. 3

JH Basketball at Copan, 6 p.m.

HS Basketball at Home vs. Shidler, 6:30 p.m.

Barnsdall School Board, 7 p.m.

Feb. 4

Barnsdall City Council, 5:30 p.m.