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

Monday, January 21, 2019


Menu: Spaghetti

Tuesday: Breakfast Meal


Congratulations to Richland’s very own 6th grade girls team on winning 1st place at the Colts Classic tournament on Saturday!  And congrats to Richland’s 5th grade team on their win over the Fargo Huskies!  Thank you to the students, parents, staff, administration and community members who volunteered at and attended the PTO’s 5th & 6th grade Colts Classic girls tournament Saturday.  Thanks to your incredible support, the tournament was a huge success! 14 teams participated. Mark your calendars for the 5th & 6th grade boys tournament on February 9!


$50,000 Half Court Shot Finalists-

  1. Devin Flaa
  2. Chad Ulven
  3. Ava Aigner
  4. Drawing January 18
  5. Drawing January 24
  6. Drawing January 31
  7. Drawing February 8

One of these lucky Finalists will TAKE THE SHOT on Friday, February 22, 2019 at Half-Time of the boys game.  Remaining finalists will go back into the drawing for the rest of the prizes. GO COLTS!


Coffee with Kids – Friday, February 1st, 8:45-9:15 at Richland Elementary, Abercrombie.



Full-Time Custodian at the Elementary School in Abercrombie. Hours of employment: School Days – 7:30am-4:00pm. Hourly Wage: TBD based on experience. Benefits include: NDPERS Retirement Plan, Single BCBS Health Insurance Plan, Sick & Vacation Leave.


Route Bus Driver –Hours of Employment: Morning Route – 6:30am-8:15am Evening Route – 3:00pm-4:45pm (roughly). Salary $12,600 (175 days). Required: Class b License with school bus endorsement, Background check and finger printing will be conducted before hiring, Drivers must complete a physical every 2 years, Individual must undergo random drug/alcohol testing Benefits include: NDPERS Retirement Plan and Sick Leave.


If interested, please send resume and completed application to: Richland #44 School District %Kendra Dockter PO Box 49 Colfax, ND 58018 or For more details, contact the school at 701-372-3713. Applications can be found at:


Upcoming Meetings:

Wednesday, January 30 – Music Parents – 6:30 pm in Mr. Aamold’s room at the High School

Wednesday, February 13 – Coltbackers – 6:00 pm at the High School

Wednesday, February 20 – PTO – 7:00 pm at the High School



-Parents & Students of the Class of 2020 (Juniors) – please use the following link to sign up for food items and working concessions during boys basketball home games. 2018-2019 Boys Basketball Concessions



The Athletic Trainer will be here on Tuesdays @ 8:30 a.m.


GBB: Next Game: Tuesday, January 22 @ Enderlin, JV – 6:00 pm Varsity – 7:30 pm


BBB: Next Game: Monday, January 21 @ Oak Grove, JV – 6:00 pm Varsity – 7:30 pm

**All boys games will be streamed on the Richland Boys Basketball YouTube channel. The link is-


JHBBBNext Game: Monday, January 21 vs Kindred, 4:30pm


Athletic Banquet – Sunday, April 14 at 6 pm



FFA: practices

TUE AM: Ag sales and Agronomy

WED AM and PM: Env/Natural Resources

THUR AM: Small Animal Care

FRI AM: Horse           FRI PM: Small Animal Care


Upcoming FFA Event –

Oakes – Jan 26th , Fergus Falls – Feb 6th , NDSU – Feb 8th , Kindred – Feb 9th , Lisbon – Feb 23rd , State Horse Judging – March 23rd



Colfax Gardens – Come out and learn the basics of ice skating. January 26th and February 3rd, 2:00-3:00 pm. Hot Cocoa and light snacks provided in the shelter. Bring your own skates. Skating is open free to the public at all times.


Colfax Park Board Pancake Breakfast – February 10th, 10:00am-2:00pm. Colfax Community Center. Free Will donation. Proceeds to be used for projects at the pool.