North Star Public School

"Home of the Bearcats"






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Weekly Calendar of Events


Week 1: October 1st - 2nd

Thursday, October 1st, 2020

Volleyball vs Grafton High School (C, B, A) starting at 5:00pm

(Right now we are not planning on requiring at ticket for matches, however, we are lowering the limit of fans from 250 to 200. Students in grades K-6 may only attend and sit with a parent. Bleachers will be marked. Face covering encouraged when entering and moving around the building and if unable to social distance in the bleachers. Also because we are lowering the number of fans, we are encouraging those that do not watch the VB matches to stay home and make room for those that watch the matches.)

Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Football has a bye this week

PeeWee Girls Basketball vs Langdon in Starkweather starting at 4:30pm. 

Bus will leave at 3:45pm.


Week 2: October 5th - 9th

Monday, October 5th, 2020

Junior High Football at Leeds starting at 4:30pm

Bus will leave at 3:40pm. You will load by the music room on Bus #51.

PeeWee Girls Basketball at Rolla starting at 4:30pm

Bus will leave at 3:15pm on the white bus.


Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

Book Fair (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Volleyball vs St John High School (B, A) starting at 6:00pm

**Senior Night (We will continue with 200 fans, face covering when entering and moving around the building, limited concessions, and K-6 must be with a parent in order to attend.)

Wednesday, October 7th, 2020

Book Fair (3:30pm - 5:00pm)

Personal Development Late Start at 10:00am

There will be no breakfast, the school doors will not open until 9:45am, and there will be daycare for those that signed up. Morning Pre-School will also start at 10:00am.

Thursday, October 8th, 2020

Book Fair (3:30pm - 5:00pm)

Pee Wee Girls Basketball vs Rolla at the Northstar School starting at 4:30pm

Volleyball at Leeds High School (JH, C, B, A) starting at 4:00pm

The first bus will leave at 3:00pm and the second but to leave at 3:45pm.

(Guidelines: Must have a ticket for entrance and you pay at the door. Face coverings when entering the building and moving around the building. No admission prices for Junior High matches but fans attending Junior High matches will be asked to leave after the match. K-6 must be accompanied by a parent and have a ticket. Face coverings when unable to social distance.)

FCCLA Meeting at 4:30pm in the gym.


Friday, October 9th, 2020

Football at Dunseith starting at 7:00pm

Bus will leave at 5:00pm

No guidelines at this point.

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

Volleyball at Minnewaukan (B, A) starting at 3:00pm.

There will be two buses leaving at 1:50pm.

(Guidelines: No Fans! Matches tentatively to be broadcast on the NFHS Network.)



Week 3: October 12th -16th

Monday, October 12th, 2020

PeeWee Boys Basketball Practice Begins

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020


Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

Picture Day will be rescheduled

Hybrid Learning today then distance learning for the rest of the week and Monday through Wednesday next week (October 19th - 21st). No school next Thursday, October 22nd and Friday, October 23rd.

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

Distance Learning


Friday, October 16th, 2020

Distance Learning



Week 4: October 19th - 23rd

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Distance Learning


Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

Distance Learning


Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

Distance Learning


Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Fall Break - No School


Friday, October 23rd, 2020

Fall Break - No School



Week 5: October 26th -31st

Monday, October 26th, 2020

Volleyball at Cavalier High School (C, B, A) starting at 5:00pm

Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

Volleyball vs Dunseith High School (JH, C, B, A) starting at 4:00pm

Wednesday, October 28th, 2020

Personal Development Day - Early Dismissal at 1:45pm


Thursday, October 29th, 2020

Volleyball at Rolette High School (JH, C, B, A) starting at 4:00pm


Friday, October 30th, 2020

No Events

Saturday, October 31st, 2020




North Star School Home Volleyball Guidelines

-Face Coverings are recommended when entering the building, in the hallways, or at the concession stand.

-Visiting team will unload their team(s) at door #11 (west side of the school).

-One locker room available for visiting team(s).

-All fans will enter through door #1 (east side of the school).

-Admission prices are $6 and $4.  Exact change is recommended.

-Current fan limitation is 275.  If you leave the matches you may not get back in.

-Visiting fans will sit on the southeast side.  Home fans on the north side.

-All HS and Elementary Hallways, except hallway to concession stand, will be closed at 3:45 PM.

-Limited concessions will be available in the lunchroom.

-Students grades 7-12 may attend the VB Matches.

-Students in grades K-6 may only attend if accompanied by THEIR parent and the must sit with THEIR parent.

-Bleachers will be marked for limited seating.

-Face Coverings recommended in the gym if unable to social distance.

-Everyone is encouraged to leave the gym immediately after the conclusion of the last match.


The North Star Public School is located at:

418 2nd Avenue

PO Box 489

Cando, ND 58324

Phone: (701) 968-4416

Fax: (701) 968-4418

Contact: Bella Bjornstad


City of Cando

PO Box 396

502 Main Street

Cando, ND 58324

Phone: (701) 968-3632


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