Today’s Announcements

**Due to Americans with Disabilities Act regulations, we are required to make our website disability accessible.  Some of you may have already noticed that there have been considerable changes made to our district website.  Teacher websites will be brought into compliance as well.  By the end of December, any teacher website not already in compliance will be taken offline.  Over the following months, those websites will be checked for compliance errors and corrected to meet the guidelines.  As each website is completed, it will be brought back online.  Sorry for any inconveniences this may cause. **



Richland #44 Daily Announcements

Friday, January 24, 2020


Menu: Pizza

Monday: Chicken Nuggets


Anyone grades 7-12 interested in participating in Golf, please sign up in the office by this Friday, 1/24.


PTO needs a few more volunteers

Do you have a few hours tomorrow to pitch in at the girls 5/6 grade tournament? We need a few people to sell tickets and concessions. Please sign up here. Thanks to everyone who volunteered to help!


Our first weather makeup day will be Friday, February 14.


Penny Wars is back! PreK through 12th, bring your change next week to school and put into the jar., Penny’s and Bill’s add points, silver will lower points for a class! Jugs will be in the offices at each school Monday through Thursday and then at the home basketball games Thursday and Friday nights! ANYONE can contribute to help a class earn money for scholarships for the year they graduate! Hope everyone joins in the fun! Sponsored by Richland 44 DFS. Winning class will get an ice cream sundae party!

Grades 7 – 12 please contact Tammy Miller at 701-741-4355 if you can help monitor the table where the buckets will be for either the girls or the boys game.  Remember you will be added for a chance at an additional scholarship your senior year for helping!


Sports Banner Picture order forms can be found in the office. Due Friday, 1/24


Coltbackers Golf Cart Raffle Tickets:  If anyone has SOLD tickets, please turn in tickets and money to either Kendra or Sarah at the office.  If you would like more tickets to sell, please get more from the office.  We will also have more tickets available at the Golf Cart before Girls and Boys Basketball games.


Richland #44 Wellness CenterNew Year’s Resolution Special Promotion! Save on 12 Month Membership! Single Membership – $100 (reg. $150). Family Membership – $185 (reg. $250). Senior Membership – $80 (reg. $100). *Offer expires February 29, 2020.


Job Openings
Varsity Track Coach
Starting March 2020.

Apply at:

Junior High Track Coach
Starting March 2020.
Apply at:

Golf Coach
Starting with the 2020 season (March 2020)
apply at:

Varsity Football Coach
Starting August 2020.
Apply at: :​

Junior High Football Coach
Starting August 2020.
Apply at:

Varsity Volleyball Coach
Starting August 2020.
Apply at:

Assistant Volleyball Coach
Starting August 2020.
Apply at:


Upcoming Meetings:

Wednesday, February 5 – DFS – 6:00pm

Thursday, Feb 13 – Coltbackers Meeting – at 5:20 pm

Wednesday, Feb 19 – PTO – 7:00pm in the Library



The Trainer will be at the High School on Tuesday’s at 8:00 am


GBB: Next Game: Saturday, January 25th @ Grafton, JV – 12:00pm Varsity – 1:30pm


BBB: Next Game: Friday, January 24 vs Tri-State, C-Squad – 4:45pm JV – 6:00pm Varsity – 7:30pm

**Concession feature items Friday 1/24: Smoked Pork Sandwich.

Ice Cream Sundaes with toppings – chocolate / caramel / strawberry syrup, brownies, chopped peanuts.


JHBBB: Congratulations to the junior high basketball teams on their wins over Hankinson last night.

Next game:  Saturday, Jan. 25. 8am and 10am at Kindred Jamboree Tournament 


All varsity basketball games will be broadcast live on our YouTube channels. To watch, go to YouTube and search for the channels; the girls’ channel is richlandg basketball and the boys’ channel is richlandb basketball.



Coltbackers Basketball Sponsorships – anyone who sponsored a game during the Storms on Friday, January 17 & Saturday, January 18 – we will move your sponsorship to the date of the make-up games.

Also, anyone who has requested to sponsor a game and has not yet paid, please mail a check to Aimee Flaa – email her at for her mailing address.  Thanks for your support.


Christian Colts: Thursday’s 7:30-8:15am at Richland 44 High School for 7th-12th grades in the Library. ALL ARE WELCOME! Come for Prayer, Activity, Bible Study, Fellowship & Fun! Led by Pastor Julé Ballinger



Richland Community Pep Band: It’s time to pull that instrument out of the closet and join us at home basketball games!  Come and play all of them or come for a night and have fun!  The pep band schedule can be found at and you can email Mr. Aamold at so that there is music ready to go for you.  See you there!


Colfax Gardens Ice Rink offering skating lessons – Sign up at!/showSignUp/5080A44A5AA22AA8-colfax


26th Annual Colfax Fire & Rescue Prime Rib Supper & Silent Auction:  February 15, 2020 at the Colfax Community Center 4:00-8:00 pm. Adults $15, Seniors (65+) $10, Ages 6-12 $5, Ages 5 & under free

We are currently seeking silent auction item donations – please contact Kelly (701) 541-0059 if you would like to make a donation