Tuesday Febuary 4, 2010 #16

January seemed to go by very fast. If February does too, spring will be here before we know it. Wishful thinking!

VALENTINE PARTIES - K-4 Room Mother Valentine parties will be Wednesday, February 10 at 2:30. RIF - The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 389 will again be distributing books to K-6 students on February 10. This is a wonderful program.

EARLY DISMISSAL - School will be dismissed at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 11. PARENT - TEACHER CONFERENCES will be scheduled from 2:00 - 8:00 February 11th also. Parents will receive a message from the teacher if a conference is desired. If you are not scheduled and you wish to schedule one, call the office 984-2342.

- Leos Club will offer free child care in the library during parent conferences.

NO SCHOOL - There will be no school for students on Friday, February 12th. The teachers will be working as a Professional Development day. No school also on Monday, February 15th, President's Day. Classes will resume as usual on Tues. Feb. 16th.

100 DAYS - Kindergarten and 1st grades will be celebrating the 100th day of school on Tues. Feb.16th. Kindergarten will also observe Chinese New Year on Wed. Feb. 17.

SPELLING BEE - Our District Spelling Bee was Feb. 3. The top 4 winners were: 1st place Derek Huck, 2nd place Madison Sury, 3rd place Bobby Thomas, 4th place Taylor Hilverding. They will advance to the Regional Bee at Marietta High School March 12 at 7:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION - Registration for next year's kindergarten will be the week of March 15 - 19. This is registration only and an appointment will be made at this time for the screening in April. Your child must be 5 years old before August 1, 2010. You will need to bring birth certificate, shot record, Social Security number, and a custody paper if this applies to you. Shots required to enter school are 5 DPT, 4 Polio, 2 MMR, 3 Hepatitis B, and 1 Varicella (Chickenpox) Your child does not need to be present at this time. You may come in at your convenience any day that week between 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

STAR STUDENTS - Grade 2 students whose average was 93% and above in reading and math are listed as Star Students. Grade 1 students will be included next grading period. They are: Alyssa Doak, Zane Heiss, Cierra Hilverding, Katelyn Huck, Jasmine Lemon, Tyler McVey, Marissa Neader, Cage Perdue, Hayden Reynolds, Miranda Sampson, Buddy Stephan, Brooks Suprano, Jonathon Wagner, Joseph Zimmer.
The second period honor roll for this nine weeks appears on the back of this page.