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The August Newsletter is now available online.

Grades 9-12 Wolverine Volleyball Camp 2015 will start on Tuesday, Aug. 4 instead of Monday, Aug 3.
Finishing of the gym floor will not be completed by Aug 3.  Camp will run from Aug 4-6, 8-10:30.
Participants need to bring shoes that can be worn outside.

D-ROCK Golf Tournament July 25. Thank you to everyone who organized, participated, or donated to this event! All proceeds go to the Derrick Rensink Memorial Fund, benefitting the South O’Brien School District.

Softball & Baseball post-season honors & awards.
Academic All State: Karle Negus & Brett Struve.
2A Northwest All District: Maycee Smith.
War Eagle Conference 2nd team: Maycee Smith & Brody Schiefen.
War Eagle Conference Honorable Mention: Olivia Sickelka & Gunnar Klinker.

SCHOOL REGISTRATION - Mon, Aug 10, noon to 7 pm; Tues, Aug 11, 8 am to 2 pm in the High School Commons.

If you have a child who participates in sports at South O'Brien, please read the letter to parents from the South O'Brien Athletic Booster Club. Hover over the South O'Brien tab above and select Athletic Boosters.

If you have a child who participates in music at South O'Brien, please read the letter to parents from the South O'Brien Music Booster Club. Hover over the South O'Brien tab above and select Music Boosters.

Driver Education 2016
Students may now register for Driver Education classes which will be held in the spring of 2016. Hover over the Academics tab above and select Driver Education for more information.

The Wolverine Flag Football registration/information form for boys and girls in grades 2-6 (2015-16 school year) and other information is available on the Athletic Booster Club page and on the Football page. Register by August 28.

WANTED: Substitute Teachers, Paraeducators, and Bus Drivers. Send letter of application to Superintendent Moore if interested.

Remember to occasionally refresh your page to see the revisions we make during the day.
Parents and family members are encouraged to read the Announcements and check the All Events Calendar to learn about upcoming school events and activities.

Information about special events in the Elementary can be viewed on the Elementary page. Hover over the South O'Brien tab above and select Elementary.

The 2015-16 Supply List is avaiable on both the Elementary and the Newsletter pages.

Please read and follow South O'Brien Sportsmanship Guidelines.

The Wolverine Booster Club has a variety of apparel, gift, and other items for sale. Purchase them at home games. You can also order apparel online using a link on the Booster Club page.

Free or Reduced Price School Meals
You can apply for free or reduced price school meals AT ANY TIME. You may complete the forms supplied in the August online newsletter. Forms are also available in either office. Select the South O'Brien tab above and then scroll down to Newsletter.

Backpack for Kids Project
Please donate food items or cash. To read about the project, hover over the Academics tab above, then select Backpack 4 Kids. Thank you to those who have already generously donated to the project.

Every little bit helps...
Please collect Campbell's Soup labels, Box Tops for Education, Sunny D Labels, and Pizza Ranch Wagons. Send them to school with your child.



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Schedule Notes: see Newsletter for details
Aug 2 Athletic Boosters Golf Fundraiser
Aug 10 School Registration - noon to 7 pm;
Music Boosters Meeting - 7 pm in Michelle Aberson's classroom
Aug 11 School Registration - 8 am to 2 pm
Aug 20 Elementary Open House - 4:30-6:30 pm; JH/HS Open House - 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Aug 24 School Starts - Welcome Back

The Summer Weight Room Calendar for July is available on the Activity Calendar page.

The Speed Camp schedule and waiver is also available on the Activity Calendar page.

Daytime visitors must report to the office and sign in when you enter a South O'Brien building. You will receive a visitor lanyard to wear. Please return the lanyard and sign out before you leave.
Thank you for your cooperation!


Peanut allergies
An allergic reaction can be life threatening.
All of South O’Brien Elementary has been designated as peanut allergy aware. Practices have been put in place to help prevent student exposure to peanut products. Please read the details on the Elementary page or the Health and Wellness page.

Read more info on the Health & Wellness page.

Thank you to the South O'Brien Publications Class. They provide most of the pictures that appear in the box above. Their instructor is Kris Faust.

The South O'Brien FFA accepts old cell phones which will be sent in to be recycled.

FFA is also collects WIX filters box tops.