Thursday, October 13, 2011 #4

TEACHER APPRECIATION - Thanks so much for the wonderful meal furnished by the Teacher Appreciation Committee on Parent Teacher Conference Day! It was much appreciated. Committee members are Shari Harris, Debbie Weihl, Jessica Lang, Jennifer Young, Amber Peck, Julie Melem, Toni Sarver, Sharon Jones, Mary Gardner, Lucy Klintworth, Reann Trader, Tonya Simpson, Angela Hamrick, Becky Hendershot, Barb Maddocks, Jodi Leach, Amy Heiss, Rachel Lada, Jenny Sampson, Andrea Harmon, and Joyce Taylor.

BOOK FAIR - The Scholastic Book Fair will continue through Fri., Oct. 14. This is a great opportunity for students to purchase good books. The fair is sponsored by the Jr. High Student Council.

RIF - We want to thank the American Legion Auxiliary #389 for the Reading Is Fundamental book distribution this week. Every student in grades K-6 received a free book. A wonderful program! Thank you!!

PICTURES - Daystar studios will be taking individual pictures Tues. Oct. 18 (K-3) and Wed. Oct. 19 (4-8). No money is due at this time. You will receive a proof to purchase. More information to follow.

RAINFOREST - The PTO is sponsoring a "Rainforest" program on Oct. 19 for all students.

ANTIQUE APPRAISAL - The Lower Muskingum Historical Society will sponsor an Antique Appraisal program Saturday, October 29 from 9:00 - noon. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $5.00 for the first item and $3.00 for each additional item. Proceeds to benefit the building repair projects at the Oliver Tucker Museum. Questions 984-4037.

HALLOWEEN - Room mother Halloween parties will be Friday, Oct. 28 at 2:30 p.m. for grades K-4. Students bring costumes to school and will parade around the parking lot in front of the school.

CAREER CENTER - Our 8th graders will be visiting the Washington County Career Center on Thursday, Nov. 3. They will leave at 8:30 and be back in time for lunch.

BUS - If you do not plan to be home when your child arrives on the bus in the afternoon, please make alternate plans. Bus drivers have a schedule to keep and cannot wait.

WRESTLING - Waterford Youth Wrestling sign-ups are Oct. 24 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm in the Cooper Commons for anyone interested ages 4-12. Questions call LeAnn Cline (516-5388