Wednesday Notes 10-11-17

Fall Pictures:  Highland Photography will be taking school pictures on Thursday,  October 12th.  Sibling pictures will also be taken.  There will be a scenic fall background.  If your child is absent, the photographer will be here on Friday, October 13th.

PTF Meeting:  The next PTF meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 17th, at 6:30 PM.

Middle School Fall Fun Day:  The teachers are planning an afternoon with fun activities and games for Middle School students on Friday, October 20th.

Sarris Candy Sale:  On Wednesday, October 25th, we will send Sarris Candy fliers home.  This fundraiser is used to help offset tuition costs.  Money and orders will be due on Wednesday, November 15th.  The candy will be delivered on Thursday, December 14th.

Fall Festival:  Students in Kindergarten through 5th grades will participate in the Fall Festival on Friday, October 27th.  Students are not permitted to wear costumes for this event.

Kindergarten Schedule:  Kindergarten students will begin to attend school Monday through Friday, beginning Friday, October 27th.

End of the 1st 9 Weeks:  The end of the 1st 9 weeks will be Friday, October 27th.  Report Cards will be given out at Parent/Teacher Conferences on Thursday, November 2nd.

Parent/Teacher Conferences:  Conference forms will be sent home next week.  If you would like to meet with your child’s teacher on Thursday, November 2nd, please return the form quickly.  Report Cards will be given to parents who attend.

Box Tops:  We need to have Box Tops clipped and  postmarked by Wednesday, November 1st, for the first submission deadline.  Please send your box tops to school ASAP!

 

The School’s Mission Project for October will be Operation Christmas Child.  Below is a list of the items that we would like for each class to help donate so that a less fortunate child may have a present for Christmas.  Please send all donations to school with your child by November 1st.

Preschool & 5th grade:  TOYS:  small cars, dolls, balls, kazoos, harmonicas, yo-yos, jump ropes, slinky, small Etch-A Sketch, toys that light up or make noise (with extra batteries), small stuffed animals, etc.

Kindergarten:  Sandwich sized Ziploc baggies, T-shirts, socks, ball caps, sunglasses, hair clips, toy jewelry, watches, flashlights (extra batteries)

1st/3rd/4th grades:  SCHOOL SUPPLIES:  pens, pencils and sharpeners, crayons,  markers, stamps & ink pad sets, writing pads or paper, solar calculators, coloring books, picture books, etc.

2nd grade:  SMALL STUFFED ANIMALS:  beanie baby size

6th/7th/8th grades:  TOILETRIES:  toothbrush, mild bar soap (in a plastic bag), comb, washcloth, etc.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

October 12 & 13:  Fall Pictures

October 17:  PTF Meeting at 6:30 PM

October 20:  Middle School Fun Day 12:30 – 2 PM

October 25:  Sarris Candy Sale Begins

October 27:  Fall Festival for K – 5, End of 1st 9 Weeks, & Kindergarten begins full-time

November 1 – 3:  Scholastic Book Fair

November 2:  No School – Parent/Teacher Conferences

November 6:  Shop ‘N Save Program:  Endangered Species with the Pittsburgh Zoo for Grades 6 – 8

November 8:  Chapel at 9:05 AM

November 9:  Wear Red, White, & Blue

November 10:  No School for Veteran’s Day

November 16:  Candy Sale Money and Orders Due

November 21:  Christmas Store Money Due

November 22:  Thanksgiving Feast

November 23 – 27:  No School for Thanksgiving Break