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Scholastic Achievement


Be a part of the exciting 31st Annual
OMGHA Scholastic Achievement Award ceremony!

WHEN: Monday, April 29, 2019, 7:00 pm
WHERE:  Lord of Life Lutheran Church

        18500 County Road 101

The Scholastic Achievement Award program honors those OMGHA hockey players, 10U/Squirt level and above, that achieved a 3.0* or higher grade point average during the 2018-2019 hockey season. The award ceremony will be held at a date announced in the future.  All OMGHA hockey players who qualified, and their guests/parents, are invited to attend.  Please review the eligibility requirements below, complete the registration form and submit with a copy of the player’s complete report card (detailing grades for each class for both 1st and 2nd trimester).

Prizes/Awards Given at the Ceremony *

  • Scholarships to hockey schools will be drawn for, randomly.
  • Door prizes will be drawn for at the end of the ceremony.  
  • An official Scholastic Achievement Award Certificate and congratulatory gift are presented to each eligible player.
  • Players maintaining a 4.0 grade point average* will receive special recognition

**PLEASE NOTE: The hockey player must be present at the SAA ceremony to be eligible to receive any prizes.

Scholastic Achievement Award eligibility requirements are as follows:

  1. The skater must be an OMGHA registered hockey player 10U/Squirt level or above.  Mites and Supermites are not eligible for the SAA program. 
  2. 6th graders and above  must maintain a minimum 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 marking scale when combining the first two school grading periods.  4th & 5th graders must have an average grade of a 3.
  3. The grade point average will be calculated on the straight letter grade and any +/- will not affect the average.  For all non-letter grade subjects, the grade point average will be calculated using a grade conversion scale.   
  4. Grades for all subjects, including Phy Ed, Art and Music, are used in the calculations of the grade point average.


Grading Periods

Public Schools:  Grading periods used for SAA eligibility includes the first two grading periods of the school year for each player. 

Private Schools:   Students attending private schools or public schools outside ISD #279 should use their grading periods that most closely match the corresponding ISD # 279 (Osseo/Maple Grove schools) grading periods.

Home Schools:  You are also eligible to participate.  

Please contact Larysa Karkoc if you have any questions.


Report Cards

A copy of the student’s report card showing all grades for both grading periods MUST accompany the completed SAA application form.  All information will be kept in strict confidence and will be reviewed by the SAA committee for grade point average only.  Please white out any other personal information that you don’t wish to share.

**please note, this year's applications will be completed on line.  Make sure you upload a copy of your player's report card before you fill out the application, so you are prepared.  Any applications submitted without report cards attached will be viewed as incomplete.**



Applications were due, April 12th, 2019.  The link has been disabled.   Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

If you applied in time, you will be notified the week of 4/22 if your player does not qualify or if your application was incomplete.  If you do not hear anything, we will see you on the 29th!



Also, we are appreciative of prize donations for the event.  If you or your business would like to donate a prize, please contact Jennifer Draheim at


Questions:  Please direct any questions to Larysa Karkoc 612-229-9667
**Please refrain from wearing baseball hats to this event – Thank You**