November Calendar Letter 2013
November Calendar Letter 2013
Posted on 10/31/2013

October 31, 2013

 

Dear Parents,

 

As many of you know, November is a very busy month!  There will be a lot going on this month so please keep your calendar handy!  Please note that there are school closings and early dismissals this month.  If you do not have an early dismissal calendar, please be sure to ask your child’s teacher or Mrs. Hall for a new one.  Here are some things to keep in mind for the month of November…

 

Friday, November 1st, Norma School will be kicking off its Reading Incentive Program!  There will be a Pep Rally for all students.  Since it is also School Spirit Day, please be sure that your child wears his or her blue and white for the occasion!  More information regarding the reading incentive program will be coming in a separate notice.

 

Sunday, November 3rd is Daylight Savings Time.  Please be sure to set your clocks back 1 hour.

 

There will be a science assembly called The Earth Science Circus by Grand Falloons Family Theater on Monday, November 4th.  Be sure to ask your child what they learned about litter and recycling!

Tuesday, November 5th is Election Day… Don’t forget to vote!

There will be NO SCHOOL on Thursday, November 7th and Friday, November 8th due to the NJEA Convention.  

 

Schools will also be CLOSED on Monday, November 11th in observance of Veteran’s Day.  Schools will reopen at normal time on Tuesday, November 12th.

Bassetti Photo Retakes will be done on Wednesday, November 13th. If your child did not have his or her photo taken and you wish to purchase photos, please be sure to send in the information envelope and money.  No money will be collected at Norma School after the photos have been completed.  

 

There will be a Board Meeting at Schalick High School on Thursday, November 21st and Monday, November 25th beginning at 6:30 pm.  All are welcome to attend.

 

November 18th through the 22nd is American Education Week.  Parents are invited to attend school on Wednesday, November 20th from 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Please look for more information coming soon in your child’s take home folder.

 

The Fall Fundraiser pick up will take place on Monday, November 25th at Olivet School.  Don’t forget to pick up your items!

 

There will be a Thanksgiving Feast for all Norma students on Tuesday, November 26th.  Please look for more information coming soon in your child’s folder or contact Norma School if you have any questions.  

 

Wednesday, November 27th is also an Early Dismissal.  Please be sure that you have the early dismissal schedule and that you are there to meet the bus when your child gets home.

 

School will be CLOSED on Thursday and Friday, November 28th and 29th in observance of Thanksgiving.  School will reopen on Monday, December 2nd. 

 

The Norma Staff wishes your family a restful and blessed Thanksgiving.

 

 

 

 

Dr. Georgette Meister

Assistant Principal