The Friday Feature!

News and Notes for the Madison Staff (1/22/16)

New200 Foundation Grants

Check out the application process! Application window opens in January!

News You Can Use!

  • Bailey Wysocki has become a full-time teacher with us! She will be pulling guided reading groups from first and third grade and she will have her own third grade math class! She'll be teaching in Room 1332, next to Matt Jewell.
  • On Monday, welcome Megan Zeman to Madison. She will filling the long-term sub aide position while Desiree is out.
  • Congratulations to Erin and husband, Mark, in case you missed her big announcement!
  • Cindi, Sarah, and Katie will be welcoming practicum students from Wheaton College this February. They will be student teaching in the fall.

Google Fun....No really!

15 fun things to type into Google! A couple of these are actually helpful in the classroom. Most just look fun.

See what we can learn from our Twitter PLN friends?!


Sat, Jan 23: Pancake Breakfast

Mon, Jan 25: 10AM K-2 Reading Incentive Kick-off

Mon, Jan 25: 11AM 3-5 Reading Incentive Kick-off

Mon, Jan 25: Food Drive

K-3: Soups and Crackers

4-5: Cereal and Oatmeal

Wed, Jan 27: 8:30AM MIT Meeting

Thu, Jan 28: 2:15PM Group photos for yearbook

Wed, Feb 3: 8:30AM Staff Meeting

Fri, Feb 5: PACE Teacher Referral forms due

Fri, Feb 5: 9:20AM First Grade assembly

Fri, Feb 5: 3rd Grade Field trip

Fri, Feb 5: 10:10AM Fifth Grade assembly

Fri, Feb 5: Winter Carnival Night

Wed, Feb 10: 8:30AM MIT Meeting

Fri, Feb 12: ACCESS testing window closed

Fri, Feb 12: 2:15PM Valentine's Parties

Mon, Feb 13: No School

Wed, Feb 17: Shift Day *Monday*

Wed, Feb 17: 8:30AM Staff Meeting

Wed, Feb 17: Coin Recipient Lists Due Date

Thu, Feb 18: 12PM PTA Meeting

Wed, Feb 24: 8:30AM MIT Meeting

Tue, Mar 1: Shift Day *Friday*

Tue, Mar 1: 2:40PM Coin Assembly *DATE CHANGE*

Wed, Mar 2: 8:30AM Staff Meeting

Wed, Mar 2: 7PM Kindergarten Round-up

Thu, Mar 3: 1:30PM K-2 Reading Incentive Assembly

Thu, Mar 3: 2:30PM 3-5 Reading Incentive Assembly

Fri, Mar 4: Institute Day at Hubble Middle School - Science

Fri, Mar 11: Report Cards Go Home