November Dates

Nov. 1 No School for a Teacher Workday

Nov. 7th PTA Meeting

Nov.4th-8th 2nd Grade Service Learning project (Your child may be bring money to purchase a tootsie pop- see note from 2nd grade for more info.)

Nov. 8th Progress Reports go home

Nov. 11th/Nov. 14 Parent Teacher Conferences

Nov. 15 No School (Makes up for evening parent teacher conferences)

Nov. 18th Heroes’ Day (to celebrate Veterans, grandparents, and other special adults. More info to come)

Nov. 27-29 No School for Thanksgiving


October Dates

Oct. 1- Fall Picture Day (order forms will be sent home closer to time)

Oct. 4- Flash Dash

Oct. 10th- Peach Tree Farms and Cosmo Park field trip

Oct. 21- Dental Clinic(info in the Friday folder this week)

Oct. 29th- Flu Clinic (more info to come)

Oct. 30th Fall Party

Oct. 31st Teacher work day- No school for kids

August and September Dates

Here’s what is up in August and September. I will post again if new dates come up or if I have forgotten something.

August 26th- 1st Monday meeting (the whole school meets in the gym every Monday morning instead of going to classrooms. Students may still eat breakfast and then head to the gym.

August 27th- Get the Scoop Night- Come tell me all about your child and enjoy ice cream and popsicles with PTA. Reminders of your appointment time are in your child’s folder.

Sept. 2nd Labor Day- No school

Sept. 5th PTA Meeting 6:30

Sept. 12- Kindergarten Family Picnic 5:30-7 (info in your child’s folder.)

Sept. 20th Book Orders due (more info to come)

Sept. 30th Teacher Work Day- No school for kids


May Dates

Here are the dates of special events in May. It is a little early but I figured this information will help everyone plan.

May 1st- Last day of Penny Drive

May 1st- Hy Vee field trip (We will return to school for lunch as usual. No volunteers due to space limitations.)

May 2nd- Tie Dye (If you would like to volunteer, please email me.)

May 14th- Talent Show

May 16th- Columbia Manor and Bethel Park field trip (Volunteers needed to transport coolers and assist with supervision at the park. Sign up for volunteering to come.)

May 17th- Field Day

May 24th- Kindergarten Celebration 10-11:25

May 28th- Last day of School

April Dates

April 5th- Donuts with Dudes
April 16th- Planetarium Field trip-am only

I think these are the only important dates in April. Seems a little weird to only have 2! I will update the post if I have forgotten anything or if new things are scheduled.

March Dates

March 1st- No School due to Parent Teacher Conferences.
March 4-8th Reading Week
March 4th- Hats off the Reading- Wear a favorite hat to school.
March 5th- Crazy for Reading- Crazy Hair, mismatched clothes, funny socks…
March 6th- Relax and Read- Wear comfy clothes and bring a pillow and blanket to read with.
March 7th-Buddy Reading (nothing to do or bring from home.)
March 7th- Kindergarten Registration for incoming kindergarteners (May apply to younger siblings but not current kinders.)
March 8th-Dress as your Favorite Book Character! Bring the book that matches your character if possible but not necessary.
March 14th- Pi/Pie Night-Come to school to play fun math games (free) and purchase a slice of pie if you would like.
March 18th and 19th- Talent Show Tryouts
March 19th- Spring Picture Day
March 21st- Field Trip to Columbia Public Library for our class. For students only due to space limitations.
March 22- Box Tops Due
March 25-29th Spring Break! No School 🙂

February Dates

February 6th- Global Play Day! Bring a toy to share and enjoy unstructured play time.
February 4-8th Responsible Week
February 8th- Career Day- Dress up as the career you would like to have when you grow up!
February 14th- Spring Party (info coming soon)
February 14th- Valentine Card Exchange
February 15th- Teacher Workday- No school!
February 19th-Letters of Support due for Teacher of the Year Nominees (Mrs. Concannon, Mrs. Pennington, and Mrs. Starbuck)
February 22nd- Progress Reports sent home
February 25th and February 28th- Parent teacher conferences (We will keep the same days/times as last trimester unless you need to change)
February 28th- Reading Logs due