Current families have priority placement for 2019-20 roster spots at every grade level until March 14. Returning families, check email for student numbers and access keys to begin re-enrollment. Re-enroll now!
New families will be offered remaining roster spots when new student enrollment begins on March 15. Begin the process early!
Performances for our spring production of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night, March 28-30, at 7 p.m. An additional matinee show will be Saturday at 2 p.m.
- Before March 21: $10 general seating; $20 reserved seating
- On or after March 21: $12 general seating; $24 reserved seating
Congratulations to Petra 12th grader Isaac Knapp and 9th grader Chase Stohlmann for taking home honors from this past weekend’s Montana Christian Athletic Association state basketball tournament. For the second year in a row, Isaac (pictured with Coach Seyle) was named to the MCAA all-conference team. Chase (pictured with parents Beth and Andy) received the Christian Character athletic award for our school.
Congratulations to Petra 7th grader Jacob Weber on his efforts in the Scripps-Howard National Spelling Bee regional competition. Jacob participated this past weekend, coming in 21st after misspelling “affidavit.” This is the second straight year that Jacob has won Petra’s own spelling bee competition, and we’re proud of him for his qualifying effort.
In addition to great food from five different countries, live harp and choir music, recitation pieces from three different elementary classes, a scene from our secondary’s performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 60 silent auction items and 9 live auction items, don’t miss hearing from Petra parents Michael and Linda Leslie and Craig and Bobbi Miller as they share about their families’ experiences at Petra at Thursday’s Adventure Awaits. Just 12 tickets left! Buy yours now.
A few months ago, a Petra mom and I were discussing an article when she started to tear up. Handing her a box of Kleenex, I asked a few more questions. Did something happen in her kids’ classes? Were her children struggling with what they were learning? She reassured me her concern was cultural, not academic. “I know my kids are getting the best education at Petra, no question,” she said. “But…” Learn more about the mom’s concern in Mr. Dunham’s Scholar’s Forum post.
16: State Tournament Playoff Game (Petra vs. Yellowstone) at Big Timber, 1 p.m.
18: Current Family Re-Enrollment Opens
21: Secondary Recitation (11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. in the Performance Hall)
28: Adventure Awaits Celebration (5:30-8:30 p.m.)
1: NO ELEMENTARY RECITATION FOR MARCH
2: CLT Testing
3-4: Montana Economics Challenge
5: Board Meeting (3:45 p.m. in the Library)
6: Crosscut 5/6 Grade Ski Trip
15: Crosscut 3/4 Grade Ski Trip
18-22: Spring Break (NO SCHOOL)
28-30: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (4 shows: Thurs.-Sat. night/Sat.afternoon)
Tours on Thursday are given every Thursday morning from 9-10 a.m. and 10-11 a.m.
Mom-in-Prayer prayer group meets every Tuesday morning from 8:35-9:35 a.m.
Dads-Who-Dare prayer group meets every Thursday morning from 6:30-7:30 a.m.
Visit our master calendar for more information on these and future dates.