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East Central Schools
61085 State Hwy 23
Finlayson, MN  55735
Fax: 320.245.5453


East Central Schools ISD #2580

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National Honor Society and Hall of Fame Induction

On Sunday, May 21 East Central held their annual Hall of Fame and National Honor Society Induction Ceremony at the Askov Community Center.  The evening included opening speech from Superintendent Andy Almos, guest Speaker Mark Nelson, and presentation of awards from current National Honor Society Members.  This year’s Hall of Fame inductees were: Peggy Cahoon- Bruno Class of 1943, and Dr. Dan Dewey- East Central Class of 1989.  The National Honor Society included fifteen new members into their organization.   This event aims to honor current and post-grads in the areas of service, leadership, academics, and character.

2017 Guest Speaker-    Guest Speaker Mark Nelson, East Central class of 1987, spoke to students about the need for courage and fear explaining how that will guide them through their futures.

2017 Hall of Fame Inductees-  2017 Fall of Fame Inductees Dr. Dan Dewey and Peggy Cahoon.

2017 New Member Inductees-  Front left to right-  Erin Gamst, Madison Nelson, Deanna Stadin, Morgan Tasler, and Holly Grundmeier.  Back left to right- Seth Habdas, Matthew Klocke, Anika Eaves, Jessica Korpi, Rebecca Jurgensen, Jillian Hanson, Sofia Seibert, Sydney Fornengo, Beth Groskreutz, and Delaney Beckman.  
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TADA Students Give Back

On March 14, East Central TADA (Teenagers Against Dating Abuse) hosted a Pie in the Face fundraiser in honor of National Pi Day.  Teachers with the most money at the end of the week were pied in the face.  Last week, students in TADA presented WINDOW Victim Services with feminine hygiene products purchased with these funds.  These products are for displaced women in domestic abuse situations.  From Left to right- Back: Justine Ward- Community Outreach at WINDOW, Belle Shervheim, Madison Nelson, Katie Nelson, Morgan Tasler, Ivy Kukuk.  Front: Brennyn DePaulis, Deanna Stadin, Amanda Ripley.

Upcoming Events

Test Dates for 2016-17

Elem Track & Field Day - May 25
Elementary Eagle Extravaganza - May 26
Memorial Day (No School) - May 29
Baccalaureate - May 31 (7 PM)
Graduation - June 2 (7 PM)
Last Day of School - June 6
Teacher Workshop - June 7
Summer School Begins - June 12
School Board Meeting - June 19
Summer School Ends - June 29
Marching Band in Chicago - June 30 - July 3
Offices Closed - July 4
Marching Band in Hinckley - July 8
School Board Meeting - July 17
Marching Band in Minneapolis - July 19
Marching Band in Willow River - July 22
Marching Band in Sandstone - August 12
Fall Sports Practice Starts - August 14
School Board Meeting - August 21
Marching Band in Askov - August 26
Marching Band at MN State Fair - August 28