Congratulation to the 2019-2020 Gillett FFA Officer Team:  Historian - Grace W.; Parliamentarian - Phillip H.; Sentinel - Blake G.; Reporters - Itty C. and Haley G.; Treasurer - Thayne B.; Secretary - Tani L.; Vice President - Matthew R. and President - Emily H.

The Gillett FFA Plant Sale will begin on Wednesday, May 8. The greenhouse will be open to the public from 3:15-5:00 pm Wednesday - Friday and Saturday mornings from 9 am - noon through May 25.

The office still needs picture packets or money for Lifetouch from the following students:  Elizabeth L., Lavonzell S., Emily W., Andrew Y., Savannah Z., Hannah S., Aidan V., Elizabeth C., Val V., Cole W., Steph Y., Janeliz L.  Please take care of this by Tuesday, May 7.

The Bike to School Day scheduled for this Wednesday, May 8, has been postponed to Wednesday, May 22nd.   You will still be able to be fitted for a helmet and possibly win a bike!  Registration forms are available from your teachers or the main office.

Any students who are interested in ordering TEAM SHAW shirts, please see Mrs. Franti.  She will help you order online and you can pay her. Orders are due Thursday!

MS Student Council is sponsoring a food drive now through May 10th.  The 6th, 7th, and 8th grades are competing for the most items donated.  Bring food to the Middle School classrooms. Everyone in the building is encouraged to contribute.  Donations will benefit an area food pantry.

We are no longer collecting Milk Moola caps or bag labels, BUT we are collecting Box Tops for Education.  If you have any to bring in, please put them in the mailbox outside the auditorium.

Ruby’s Pantry is Saturday, May 11.  Volunteers should arrive between 6:30-7:00am.  Good time for community service hours for students.  Bring your paperwork with you. Registration for food is from 8:00-10:00am.  Distribution starts at 8:30am. Cost is $20 per share. Remember to bring 2 boxes/totes with you.

Are you interested in taking a babysitting course?  If yes, pick up an information sheet in the office. The class will be held on Saturday, May 11, from 9am to 3pm.

Anyone interested in umpiring for summer baseball/softball, please sign up at the office by Friday, May 17.

Due to the end of the year approaching, the Jungle Cup will not be restocking products. Come get your favorite Jungle Cup Goodies before they sell out! There are still Funset Boulevard Passes and Movie Passes available for 15 tickets.

HS students.  The yearbook cost is $55.  You can pick up an order form from the main office or order online.

We also want you to know that this year’s HS yearbook will cover from last March 2018 through June 5th of 2019.   Yearbooks will be distributed in early August 2019, with autograph booklets available at the end of May to get signed by friends and then placed in your yearbook with an adhesive strip.  Deadline to order is May 28.

Are you interested in doing a UW Pre-college program? Scholarships may be available! Check out  

The Shawano County Land Conservation Department is again providing $100 scholarships for Shawano County youth (students entering grades 9-12 this fall) to attend WI Land+Water Conservation Camp this summer.  The deadline to apply for a scholarship is May 31, 2019.  The annual WI Land+Water Conservation Camp will again be at North Lakeland Discovery Center (Manitowish Waters, WI) the week of June 17-20, 2019. See the following website for more information:

High School Boys:  Upon turning 18 yrs old, you MUST register with Selective Service.  Go to

May 6 - B/G TR Oconto Cty Meet @ Oconto - 4:30 (bus leaves 2:40)

MS TR @ Crivitz w/Lena & Oneida - 4:30 (bus leaves 3:00)

BB vs. Wausaukee - 4:30

May 7 - HS Music Festival

May 8 - Bike/Walk to School Event

School Board Planning Committee Meeting in Secondary IMC - 5:30pm

May 9 - MS TR @ Peshtigo - 4:00 (bus leaves 2:30)

BB @ Coleman - 4:30 (bus leaves 2:30)

May 10 - B/G TR M & O Conf. @ OF (hosted by Suring) - 3:45 (bus leaves 2:50)

SB @ Marinette - 4:30 (bus leaves 2:20)

May 11 - Ruby’s Pantry

SB/BB @ Marion - 10:00am (bus leaves 7:45am)

May 13 - SHRED Day

MS/HS Band Concert - 7:00pm

BB Tournament (TBD)

May 14 - MS TR area meet @ Peshtigo - TBD

BB Tournament (TBD)

May 15 - Immunization Make-up day

Senior Awards Night in Auditorium - 6:00pm

May 16 - B/G TR @ Crivitz w/Suring - 4:30 (bus TBD)

May 17 - MS/HS Choir Concert - 7:00pm

BB vs. Goodman/Pembine - 4:30

May 20 - B/G TR Regionals @ Oconto - TBD

May 23 - B/G TR Sectionals @ Marathon - TBD

May 27 - Memorial Day - NO SCHOOL - Band/Choir perform at Memorial Park (corner of Main & Elm) at 10:00am