May Calendar Letter 2013
May Calendar Letter 2013
Posted on 04/30/2013

            April 30, 2013

Dear Parents,

It’s hard to believe that you are now reading the May calendar!  The end of the year is approaching quickly and we have lots of things happening in the next six weeks.  Keep your calendars handy!

Here are some events and reminders for the upcoming month.

Friday, May 3rd is School Spirit Day.  Be sure to wear your blue and white!  We will also be having our Reading Pep Rally!

May 6th through the 10th is Teacher Appreciation Week! Be sure to give some extra high fives to our teachers this week!  May 8th is School Nurse’s Day!  Give a special hello and high five to Mrs. Hunkele today!

There will be a board meeting on May 9th and also one on May 13th at the Schalick Media Center.   All are welcome to attend.

Sunday, May 12th is Mother’s Day.  There are a lot of Mother’s Day activities going on at Norma School so be sure to keep your eye out for materials coming home from your child’s teacher.

There will be a PTO meeting on Tuesday, May 14th at Olivet School.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 pm and all parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.  

Tuesday, May 14th is also our second pre-school and kindergarten round-up day.  This registration is by appointment only.  Call Mrs. Penn in the office if you need to schedule an appointment. 

The Pre-School Disabled class will be going to StoryBook Land on Thursday, May 16th.  Be sure to turn in your child’s permission slip to attend! 

Friday, May 17th is the annual Kindergarten St. Jude’s Trike-a-Thon.  Please refer to the information sent home last week for more information.

We will also be collecting BoxTops on Friday, May 17th.  Be sure to label your BoxTops with your child’s teacher name.

The Kindergarten students will be going to visit Elmer School on Monday, May 20th. Be sure that your child turned in his or her permission form.  The students will be able to visit a first grade classroom and tour the school in preparation for next year!

There will be a half-day for all students on Thursday, May 23rd for teacher in-service.

There will be No School on Friday, May 24th and Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.  School will reopen on Tuesday, May 28th at regular time.

Field Day will be held on Friday, May 31st.  More information will be coming soon.

Reading logs are due on Friday, May 31st.  Please be sure to turn in your reading logs to keep track of your progress!!!

Please remember, it is warming up and the students are outside regularly.  Students should be dressed appropriately for outside play and sneakers are best for playground fun!  Please send students with a sweatshirt or light jacket for cool days.  Also, please remember that flip-flops, sandals, and other open toed shoes are NOT appropriate playground footwear.  Please be sure to wear appropriate shoes to avoid injury.  Thank you for helping us keep your children safe.


Dr. Georgette Meister

Assistant Principal