Pine Road Express

Pine Road Grows Great Kids

October 28, 2021

A MESSAGE FROM MR. COLE

Dear Pine Road Families,


We are very excited about the return of the Pine Road Halloween Parade! We have been closely watching the weather, and the latest forecast has us optimistic that we will be able to hold the parade on our scheduled date (10/29). If the forecast changes, we will communicate via Connect-Ed. As a reminder, our rain date is 11/1.


Please keep in mind that our campus will be closed to motor vehicles for our students’ safety after our regular student arrival is complete. Please carpool (if possible) and plan to park on Pine Road. More information regarding the parade can be found HERE.


It is hard to believe, but November is right around the corner, and we have almost finished our first marking period of the 2021-2022 school year. Please note that the end of the 1st quarter is Friday, November 5th, and grades will be made available on Home Access Center on Friday, November 12th. As a reminder, you can stay up-to-date on your child’s progress by visiting E-School Home Access.


With November coming, we mark the return of more in-person events that we have sorely missed! First, our Pine Road Book Fair is back in person this fall. The book fair will take place between November 4th and November 11th in the Pine Road Library. All students will visit the book fair during their regular library encore class times. There will also be an evening fair on Thursday, November 4th, from 4:00-7:00. The online fair will run 11/1-11/12. More information can be found on the PR Book Fair website. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact pineroad.bookfair@gmail.com.


Lastly, we are excited to host our "Here’s to the Heroes: Veterans Day Breakfast". This fantastic event created just before the pandemic will be held on Thursday, November 11, 2021, from 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Our celebration will include breakfast for the student and a veteran guest, as well as a brief student-led program honoring and thanking our veterans for their service. More information, including a registration form, can be found in this letter.


Sincerely,

Scott Cole

Principal

Upcoming Events

Dates to Remember

  • October 29: Red Ribbon Week
  • October 29: Fall Parties
  • October 29: Halloween Parade (9:45 am)
  • November 1: Halloween Parade Rain Date (9:45 am)
  • November 1: Native American Heritage Month
  • November 2: Election Day (Schools Closed)
  • November 4-11: Book Fair
  • November 5: Candy for October service-learning project due
  • November 5: Veterans Event LMHS (6:30 pm)
  • November 5: End of First Quarter
  • November 9: PTA Meeting (9:15)
  • November 11: Here’s to the Heroes: Veterans Day Breakfast
  • November 12: Pine Road Pillar Assemblies
  • November 12: Report Cards Viewable on HAC

Pine Road Highlights

Cafeteria Information

Please review the linked communication regarding the potential impact of supply chain issues on our school lunches. The Nutrition Group has responded to these challenges extremely well, but families are encouraged to more closely monitor our menus as they may need to shift more frequently.
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Veterans Day 2021

We are thrilled to have our annual Evening to Honor Veterans return this year! Please visit this website for important information, including opportunities for students to submit artwork or writing pieces!

Last Call for Pretzel Day!

The PTA has reopened the Pretzel Day order form to additional orders for a very brief period! All NEW orders must be received by 11/5. As a reminder, pretzel days this year will be held monthly and all orders MUST be pre-paid. We will not be accepting cash or other forms of payment on the day of distribution. Orders can be placed here:https://prpta-prepaypretzels.cheddarup.com

Interested in Volunteering at Pine Road?

PTA Volunteer positions are flexible. Even parents with minimal extra time can be an asset to our team! Sign up today!

Thank you!

Thank you to all of our volunteers that made our fall parties this week so successful! We couldn't do these events without your support!

The Foundation for Lower Moreland Schools

Virtual Backpack

Pine Road Virtual Backpack

Visit the Virtual Backpack for important reminders and information!

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Pine Road Elementary School Calendar

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Home Access Center

LMTSD Home Access Center (HAC)

HAC enables you to view your student's registration, attendance, report card, progress report, classwork, and scheduling information.

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PlanetAid


Planet Aid accepts donations of men’s, women’s, and children’s clothes, shoes and accessories, as well as blankets, bedspreads, sheets, towels, curtains, and fabric.


https://www.planetaid.org/get-a-receipt

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