Maplewood News

May 2 - May 13, 2016

Many May Events

May 2- 6th Lane & Weikel 4th grade MAP Testing, small group & make up testing continues

May 2- 3:00 p.m. - K Backpack Celebration with Mrs. Williams (see list of students to attend)

May 4-Crossing Guard Day - 11:30 a.m. Recognition with key visitors at MW, Tom, our Crossing Guard, Student Ambassadors and LINC

May 4- Rainbow Lunch Day - wear favorite rainbow color and fill plate with colorful food

May 5- Spring Variety Show at Maple Park @ 6:30 p.m.

May 6- Muffins with Mom @ 8:00 a.m. in MW Gym

May 6- School Lunch Super Hero Day

May 9- Incoming 6th grade Parent/Student Orientation at Maple Park

May 9-Mid-Continent Library Shares the Summer Reading Program:

9:00-9:30 K-2 (and 3rd grade that has encore with Coach Wade) in the gym

9:30-10:00 3-4(the rest of 3rd grade who did not have encore with Coach Wade) in the gym

May 10- LINC Site Council Meeting @ 5:30 p.m. in the Media Center

May 12 - Major Saver Limo Ride - Students who are attending will receive a permission form

May 12- SAGE Conferences

May 13- PTA Block Party

May 13- 1st Grade Field Trip to the Zoo

May 16-SAGE Conferences

May 16- Yearbooks Signing Celebration-Grade levels schedule on their own

May 17- 3:00 Pizza with the Principal for Students who purchased this with points

May 17- 5th grade Recognition 6:30 p.m. @ Maple Park

May 18- Pre K Celebrations @ 10:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.

May 19- School Field Day at NKC/Macken Park Area 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

May 19-Grade Cards Distributed

May 20-Fifth Grade Vs. Staff Kickball Game @ 9:00 a.m.

May 20-Fifth Grade BBQ

May 20- Last Day of School - Dismissal at noon (Lunch is served for students)

May 21- GOTR Event at Arrowhead Stadium

May 31- First Day of XLT

Staff Appreciation Week

You Are Appreciated!!!

May 2-6th is Staff Appreciation Week!

Meals will be provided on May 4 (Italian Feast)- by Julie & Lunch provided on May 5th by PTA

There will also be other tokens of appreciation throughout the week. This is a time to celebrate all of you who help mold out students and make them great! I truly appreciate all of the work that each and every one of you do on a daily basis! It does take an entire team working together!


Congrats to Darla- she wins a prize for submitting KUDOS!

Thank you to Annie for helping out a sub when a staff member had to leave unexpectedly.

Thank you to Ellen for her calm and caring manner and how she handled things when my world was spinning.

Thank you to Kayla for her assistance!

Thank you to Traci for ordering copies for F & P testing!

Thank you to Ms. Fuller for allowing me to use her room to do a make up test.

Thank you to Audra for her work with the Maplewood Cougar Chorus and for her work with the upcoming MW Variety Show!

Thank you to PTA for the MAP Testing Snacks!

Thank you to Jen for her work with the K Backpack club and also Student Ambassadors!

Thank you to Kelly for her work with the Garden Club!

Congrats to Maplewood for winning a Kahler Grant for the 2016-17 school year that was submitted by Kelly Berry and Tiffany Svorinic!

PLTs, End of Year Checklist, Transition Cards, Annual Evaluations & Area of Focus Follow Up Meetings

PLTs- May 2- PLTs-Collaboration in a grade level classroom

PLTs- May 6- 3rd - PLT - Module Part 2 meet in a grade level classroom, work on transition cards/F &P folders,

PLTs- May 9 -PLTs Collaboration- update transition cards, F & P folders complete,

PLTs-May 13-3rd Transition card sorting during PLT

PLTs-May 16- K,1,2,4- Transition card sorting during PLTs

Annual evaluations and area of focus follow up meetings will take place beginning this week and through the next few weeks.

Stay tuned we will gather together to present service pins sometime in May. Date- to be determined.