Friday Focus

May 6, 2016

Important Dates for Next Week

Media for CMT next week.


May 9 , Monday

  • Lighthouse Team Meeting in Conference Room
  • Parent Volunteer Breakfast (bring your goodies to Media Center by 7:45)
  • Castillo to meet with grade levels during planning


May 10, Tuesday

  • Last Synergy Squads (no pep rally)
  • Anna's Baby Shower


May 11, Wednesday

  • Field Day 2nd and 4th


May 12, Thursday

  • Field Day Prek, K, 1st


May 13, Friday

  • Field Day 3rd and 5th

Nuts and Bolts

  • We will not have Specials on the Field Days. Please plan accordingly.
  • Please remember that you must use the Google Sign-Up Calendar for the shared Chromebooks in the building. Also, the Chromebook Cart in the Commons Area needs to stay in the Commons. Thanks!
  • If you have not entered your DIBELS scores into the DIBELS data system, please do this as soon as possible.

Field Day Schedule

2nd Grade on May 11
  • 8:30-9:30 Bus Loop Area/Games
  • 9:30-10:30 Relays on Lacrosse Field
  • 10:30-11:30 Lunch Break
  • 11:30-1:30 Stations (Located in the gym and outside the gym)


4th Grade on May 11

  • 8:30-10:30 Stations (Located in the gym and outside the gym)
  • 10:30-11:30 Lunch/Break
  • 11:30-12:30 Bus Loop Area/Games
  • 12:30-1:30 Relays on Lacrosse Field


1st Grade on May 12 (PreK will join in where appropriate)

  • 8:30-9:30 Bus Loop Area/Games
  • 9:30-10:30 Relays on Lacrosse Field
  • 10:30-11:30 Lunch Break
  • 11:30-1:30 Stations (Located in the gym and outside the gym)


Kindergarten on May 12

  • 8:30-10:30 Stations (Located in the gym and outside the gym)
  • 10:30-11:30 Lunch/Break
  • 11:30-12:30 Bus Loop Area/Games
  • 12:30-1:30 Relays on Lacrosse Field


3rd Grade on May 13

  • 8:30-9:30 Bus Loop Area/Games
  • 9:30-10:30 Relays on Lacrosse Field
  • 10:30-11:30 Lunch Break
  • 11:30-1:30 Stations (Located in the gym and outside the gym)


5th Grade on May 13

  • 8:30-10:30 Stations (Located in the gym and outside the gym)
  • 10:30-11:30 Lunch/Break
  • 11:30-12:30 Bus Loop Area/Games
  • 12:30-1:30 Relays on Lacrosse Field

Kudos

  • Sarah, thank you for heading up and pitching the fourth grade kickball tournament! The kids love it! Your Fourth Grade Team
  • Susan Boykin for getting the room ready for our Mother's Day Tea even though she didn't feel well. Serena
  • A huge thank you goes out to Linda Krebs for helping me out this week. Your artistic talents are so appreciated! Thanks for all you do! Clara
  • Thank you 5th grade for making me feel welcome and stress free! --Greta
  • Thanks to Rhonda for making me smile all the time! AND little Maci has thrived in your class. Thank you from the Heart!--Jo Elen
  • Thanks to Sarah for pitching ALL the 4th grade kickball games! You're awesome! Jo Elen
  • Thanks to Erinn and Cindy for pushing me out of my comfort zone as I grow in new areas! -Jo Elen
  • Thanks to Erinn for allowing all the grade levels to have a half-day planning time together. This was a great thing! -Jo Elen
  • Thank you Sharon Norton for taking my last minute ideas and making it happen! You are the best! --Holli
  • Thanks Cheryl and Beth for taking care of lunch every week. It makes Friday so much better! -Holli
  • Thank you Joan for helping me get several subs to cover my class in a pinch. You are always willing to help with a smile. --Holli
  • Thank you Beth, Cheryl, CIndy and Joan for your help on Tuesday! Love you guys! Donna
  • David, thank you so much for helping me with bringing in the career fair supplies from my car. You are always so willing to help at any time. Thank you! Angela
  • 5th grade teachers-thank you for giving me time with your kiddos so I could give them extra recess for finishing their career portfolios extra fast. Angela
  • Thank you Beth for taking care of me. Rhonda
  • Thank you Jo Elen for being so sweet and helpful. Rhonda
  • Thank you 4th grade teachers for being so funny...I need that! Rhonda
  • Thank you Kelly, Amanda, and Karla for helping me unbox all those new Chromebooks, get them on the cart for Candy, and count every last charger to make sure we had it all! --Jamie
  • Thanks to everyone here at Minter for making me feel like one of the family during my long term sub. I hope I will be back next year to sub again. I enjoy working with each and every one of your and I love the kids! --Jamie Ballard
  • Thanks to Nurse Donna for squeezing in a hearing and vision screening for a student for me! --Emily
  • Debbie--Thanks for always making my day brighter. Donna
  • Thanks so much to Ms. White and Ms. Whitehead for inviting me to participate as "honorary" parent to Malachi and Lindy and enjoy your wonderful Mother's Day Tea. It was so much fun and so touching. Happy Mother's Day to you both. --Joan
  • This week is Substitute Appreciation Week and we would not let opportunity go by without recognizing our awesome substitutes. They may not even see this, but we have the best groups of subs. They are always willing to come in, to change places, and to go above and beyond to help the faculty at Minter. They have made my dat much easier on many occasions. Thanks to you all! --Joan
  • Thanks to Erinn and Cindy for making me feel so special, all the time, but especially last week. You two are awesome and so great to work with and for. Love you both! Joan
  • Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers at SHME. I hope you all have a blessed and relaxing Mother's Day! Love you all! Joan
  • Thank you Erinn for allowing us to do Mother's Day celebration. We have so much fun pleasing our mom's. --Pam
  • Thank you Susan for having a passion for Mother's Day celebration. It is so much fun! --Pam
  • Thank you Sharon for helping us with Mother's Day stuff. You are awesome. -Pam
  • Angela--Great job on the career fair, the kids loved it! --Mike
  • A huge thank you Sherri Harris and Jennifer Ferguson for an amazing Mother's Day Program! Thank you for loving my boy! --Eileen
  • Thank you so much to Jamie Ballard for taking my students to the Field Trip today! Love you!--Eileen
  • Thank you to Greta and Sandra for all of your help this year with the yearbook. I truly couldn't have done it without the two of you! You helped me so much with staying organized. --Eileen
  • Thank you Beverly for doing the STAR make-ups! -Cindy
  • Holli (and all the 1st grade gang!) for treating moms like royalty today!!! My spa day was amazing and made it super hard to return to my class after such a relaxing experience! Thank you guys for all the work and tiny details that you made happen today! Memories made!! -Tracy