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January 16, 2014

Pancake Breakfast Coming Soon! At Applebees, Sat,Feb. 1st, 8 to 10 A.M. Chorus sings at 9. Contact Rebecca Rogers at 352-682-4310 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to volunteer! Tickets Go Home Today!

SCHOOL PLAY DATES: Feb. 7th 6:30 (kids 5:30) Feb. 8th 1PM (kids noon) Eastside High School. Now is the time to place Playbill Ads and student “Shout Outs.” Due 1/24, Shout Out/Ad form is going out today. Don't have a form? Download one here!

Our School play run-throughs begin Mon. Jan. 27 through Feb. 7th. MANDATORY ATTENDANCE. Please avoid any absences during these 2 weeks. (Jan 27th to Feb. 7th).

Friday, Jan. 31st is Medieval Faire School Day. As usual, we will have school from 8:30 'til 10:30 (no After School care), so that our families can pick up their students and attend the Faire. Teachers will be there to say “Hi,” but will not be supervising any kids. It’s half off admission, so $7.50 adults, $3.50 kids. Please send a note to school if you have arranged any special carpool instructions. Some families may choose not to come to school on this day, but see us at the Faire. School day Faire hours are 9:30 to 3 PM.

Kids Xmas Bird Count: Meet Ms. K at LAKE ALICE Parking lot SATURDAY, JAN. 18TH FROM 9 TO 2. To register This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 372-0754 Pizza & drinks, too!

Organic Seed Fundraiser materials will be sent home 1/24 in time for Spring gardens!

Collecting Gala Items NOW! Box located in office. Help us make this GREAT! Also, plan now to attend the Annual Poker Game at the event!

Art News: Clay sculptures will go home Friday, 1/24. Look out for them! Thanks! K- Treasure Turtles, 1,2,3 Dragons, 5th Ming Dynasty vessels.

HELP WANTED: We need a Friday Morning Red folder parent to join the folder stuffing team, aprox. 45 min. each Friday morning, at 8:30

SAVE THE DATE:

No School Friday, Jan 17th/Teacher Work day AND Monday, Jan. 20th MLK Day

MEDIEVAL FAIRE DAY: Friday, Jan, 31st, EARLY 10:30 DISMISSAL.

Pancake Breakfast: Feb. 1st, back at Applebee’s! 8 to 10 AM Chorus sings at 9. Contact Rebecca Rogers to help. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 376-0211

IMPORTANT ATTENDANCE WEEK Feb. 10-14th Avoid absences and appointments during this important funding week.

Class Pictures: Tuesday, Feb. 11th

ELAA Gala at the Thomas Center: Friday, Feb. 28