Elementary News (Continuedfrompage 2)
Parent Teacher Conferences:Thursday, February 9, 2012 Parents are invited to participate in parent teacher conferences on Thursday, February 9, 2012. Stu dents will be dismissed from school at 11:30 am
and busses will depart at I 1:45 am. Teachers will be available during the day and during evening hours to accommodate parents. Teachers are also willing to schedule parents on alternate dates dur ing their planning periods and/or double dismissal. If you receive a teacher request for a parent con ference, please make every effort to schedule and keep your appointment. Teachers prepare student work, grades, and additional comments to help you better understand how your child learns and to show you activities that can be helpful to use with your child at home. They also share many positive comments about your child. If you do not receive a teacher request for a par ent conference, you are more than welcome to schedule a conference. Teachers will prepare for your conference in the same manner. Parents are the key to accelerating student learn-
ing. We thank you in advance for your commitment to your child's continued growth and education.
Elementary Ski Day: Friday, February 10
Fourth and Fifth Grade students will have the oppor tunity to ski all day on Friday, February 10. More information will be coming your way outlining the day. The students have a great time starting out on the Bunny Hill, then moving on to the chair lift, and finally advancing to the face of the mountain. A special thanks to the Board of Education for sup porting the Ski Club Advisors and High School Ski Club members in presenting our young students with a day of outdoor fun!
Winter Break: February 20-24 Winter Break is scheduled for February 20-24. En joy your time with your family. By this time of the school year, the students are getting tired and rest less. Please help your child by keeping routines and making sure bedtime is consistent. Attendance Notes
Parents are reminded to provide a note if your child is absent or tardy for school. Should your child have a doctor, dentist, counseling, law guardian, or other type of professional appointment, please provide the school with a note from the profes sional providing the service. Often the re ceptionist automatically provides this note.
If you made the appointment and forgot the note, the receptionist can fax the note to the school fax number: 497-3 170.
Thank you in advance for your cooperation.
Published on Jan 26, 2012