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March 9, 2017

IMPORTANT DATES, NEWS and NOTES

Thank You so very much for all your help with our Gala. Your participation made it a great success! Extra thanks to Ms. Heather and her crew, along with Ms. Alyssa.

  • A Limited number of School Play DVDs are available in the office. Get your today!
  • School Absences: In order to have your child’s absence excused, please call the office & leave a message the day of the absence, then send in a note when your child returns. Verbal messages to the teacher often do not get recorded.
  • PLEASE COMPLETE YOUR REQUIRED VOLUNTEER HOURS. We count on parents to help make our school the best it can be AND your child will be so proud of you! Parent Yard Work Day Coming Soon! Look for PTO announcements.
  • Spring Break March 20th to March 24th
  • Please check lost & found clothes. Please label your child’s clothing so we can return them to you!
  • FSA testing for grades 3, 4 & 5 grade testing window is March 28 & 29th then from April 17th through May 12th on various days for different classes (state decision). Look for notes from your classroom teachers. The next testing session will be 3rd grade bghLanguage Arts on March 28th & 29th.
  • Make up for Storm Days: We will be having a regular school day (not a Teacher Work Day as listed in original calendar) on March 31st. That day will be a Physical Fitness Field Day, so please dress accordingly with closed toe shoes. Please mark your calendar!
  • Additional hurricane make up day will be a half day on Monday, June 5th.
  • Please observe our parking lot rules for student safety. Please do not park along the fence line at morning drop off & afternoon pick up. If you need to leave your car for any reason, even for “just a few seconds” please park in the Dragon lot.
  • Class Play Dates: All plays are on Thursdays. We perform a morning show for the school and for parents who need to “tag team” so they don’t need to bring babies or toddlers. All night shows are at 6 PM, with “Call” time for actors at 5 PM.

May 4th: 1st grade

May 11th: Kindergarten and 3rd grades

May 18th: 2nd and 4th grades

May 25th: 5th grade