Grand Rapids School

2013 Frontier Games Area 4

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Ultimate GRS Wolverines? Shelby Beardy and Trishten Turner after another sweet win at the 2014 High School Frontier Games in Leaf Rapids. The duo made finals four years in a row; Trishten winning the four times, Shelby winning 3 times. The one loss in finals for Shelby was to Trishten when at FCI. Shelby is playing this summer for the Manitoba team at the North American Indigenous Games in Regina, Saskatchewan. Trishten played for the NORMAN team at the 2014 Manitoba Games in Winkler last month (March).

Kiara Turner and Caitlin Baker finishing second in Badminton Girls` Singles and Girls` Archery respectively.


Tori Lavallee, Shelby Beardy, and Eugene Kakewash will represent Grand Rapids this summer at the 2014 North American Indigenous Games hosted by the city of Regina, Saskatchewan. They are part of the Manitoba Badminton Team. They will compete against North American players from Canada and the United States of America. Brenden Bighetty and Trishten Turner are on the short list which means they participate if another player can`t make it. Go Wolverines!


Web Polls:

Participate In this Poll:

17. Will GRS finally win the 'A' badminton banner at MHSAA Zones this year?

Yes:
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Prior Poll Data:

16. Who is the best student-athlete of the last 4 years (2010/2014); Shelby Beardy or Trishten Turner?: 55% of respondents answered Shelby Beardy.
Breakdown: 101 answered Shelby Beardy, 84 answered Trishten Turner (185 total poll responses).
Gold again at HCI Pre-Zone for Girls' Doubles (Shelby Beardy/Trishten Turner).
Shelby and Trishten have won gold in girls' doubles 80% of every tournament they entered in the past 4 years.

15. Gold for GRS in April @ 2014 High School Frontier Games in Leaf Rapids?: 75% of respondents answered yes we will win gold.
Breakdown: 203 answered yes we will, 73 answered no we won't (276 total poll responses).
Gold for Girls' Doubles (Shelby Beardy/Trishten Turner).
Kiara Turner: Badminton Girls' Singles Silver, Caitlin Baker: Archery Girls' Silver.

14. Girls' Hockey, Boys' Archery, Girls' Snow-shoeing, or Badminton will win Gold @ FSD Divisionals in FCI next week: 71% of respondents answered yes we will win gold.
Breakdown: 160 answered yes we will, 66 answered no we won't (226 total poll responses).
GRS won 1 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze this year. GRS won 4 medals last year.

13. Brenden Bighetty will win the Badminton Singles Title @ FSD Divisionals in FCI this year: 55% of respondents answered yes he will win Divisionals.
Breakdown: 91 answered yes he will, 74 answered no he won't (165 total poll responses).
Brenden Bighetty lost in the finals. He is the second best 2014 male singles player in FSD.

12. Do you like the way the student break, at 2:05 PM, is now organized?: 30% of respondents answered yes.
Breakdown: 77 answered yes they like it, 177 answered no they don't like it (254 total poll responses).

11. Why do you think 33% of people answered no to Youtube at school for students?: 76% of respondents answered not enough control over content.
Breakdown: 39 answered no learning purposes, 121 answered not enough content control (160 total poll responses).

10. School should continue to give students access to Youtube in the new year: 67% of respondents answered yes to this.
Breakdown: 730 answered yes, 367 answered no (1,097 total poll responses).

9. I intend to start, or participate in, a We Day activity at school this year: 76% of respondents answered yes to this.

8. The use of Edmodo makes students' and teachers' academic lives better: 50% of respondents answered yes to this.

7. I think my parent(s)/guardian(s) should get more involved in my school or with my teacher(s): 70% of respondents answered yes to this.

6. At school, students work harder than their teachers: 50% of respondents answered yes to this.

5. We want a full-time music teacher: 100% of respondents answered yes to this.

4. We need a student council: 75% of respondents answered yes to this.

3. I want to learn French: 81% of respondents answered yes to this.

2. Dual English/Cree language school web site: 87% of respondents answered yes to that idea.

1. GRS responsive web site: 86% of respondents answered that they like it.

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