A Peek at Paine Primary

Keeping Up With Your Little Husky!

February 8-12, 2016

Quote of the Week

“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.” – Les Brown

Week at a Glance

Monday E-Day-February 8--Paine PTO @10:00 (PI Amphitheater)

After School Activities: Discovery Club, Karate

Tuesday F-Day-February 9

  • Robotics Team Meets
  • 1st Grade to Alabama Theater
  • Kindergarten to Wee Folk Theater (Barnes, Bland, Moore, Shannon, Durham)
  • After School Activity: Young Rembrandts

Wednesday G-Day February 10

  • Kindergarten to Wee Folk Theater (Riley, Dillard, C. Jones, Sing)
  • After School Activities: Young Rembrandts, Karate

Thursday H-Day-February 11

  • Art Team Meets
  • Kindergarten to Wee Folk Theater (Walker, Lackey, D. Jones, Benson, Evans)
Friday A-Day-February 12
  • End of 2nd trimester

Congratulations to Paine Primary's Little Huskies!!

Paine Primary's PE Department recieved BIG NEWS this past week! Our huskies raised over $24,000 for the American Heart Association through Jump Rope for Heart during the 2014-2015 school year!! This placed Paine Primary 2nd in its territory and 3rd in the state last year. The $2,700 received will go toward helping stock the gyms when our new schools open.


Thank you for your support! We could not have done it without you!!

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Buddyin' Up on the Buddy Bench

Being the new kid on the playground or just finding a new friend to play with can be hard for young students. To help ease the anxiety of finding a new buddy, Paine Primary now has a "buddy bench". The Buddy Bench is a way that students can say, “Hey, I’m looking for someone to play with!”

The bench donated by the Coach Karen Johns and the HTHS girls' softball team is located on the large playground, and we are so very excited to see it's already been in use!! Thank you, Coach Johns and the HTHS girls' softball team for helping our students learn to be a friend to all!!

February Lunch Link

Please click the link below to sign-up for a time to eat lunch with your child!

February Lunch Reservations

ABC 33/40 Benchmark Teacher of the Week


Do you want your child’s teacher to know how you appreciate what she does each day?

If so, nominate her for ABC 33/40’s Benchmark Teacher of the Week!

Please visit www.abc3340.com for details, including nomination guidelines and information about the teacher prize pack.

Nominations can be made each week through March.

Reminders from the Office...

Attendance...

Please send all emailed parent excuses or attendance correspondence to your child's teacher and ppattendance@trussvillecityschools.com.


School Visits...

Remember to always bring your driver's license whenever you plan to visit the school. All visitors will be asked to provided their driver's license each time they are on campus and will move about the building. This precaution is part of our schoolwide safety plan and one of the ways we try to keep all students, teachers, and staff safe. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding!

After School Activities

Students and parents can get an update of community events and activities from information on the Community Activity Table. Information that is age appropriate for our students will be available for anyone interested in after-school activities, extra-curricular activities, and community events. Parents and students are encouraged to stop by the Community Activity Table and pick up any information that may interest you. The Community Activity Table is located in the rear of the school near car line doors.


Current After School Activities at Paine Primary: Karate, Discovery Club, Young Rembrandts

Help Split That Library!

Paine Primary Library is beginning preliminary work to split the library collection for the new elementary schools!

We need regular, faithful volunteers who can pick one day and volunteer one hour on that day each week to help us mark the books for their new schools. With 25,000 items, we need YOU! Please click on our Sign Up Genius and select a day today. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Brockman – Rachel.brockman@trussvillecityschools.com

Trussville City Schools' P.A.C.E. (Positive Attitudes Change Everything) Program

Trussville City Schools continue to help develop the whole child through the implementation of its P.A.C.E. program, which focuses on building character. This month's focus is kindness. Be sure to talk with your child this month in particular about things for which they are responsible.

TRUSSVILLE CITY SCHOOLS

Vision

Educators, staff, parents, and the community will work together to help students
move forward on a positive path toward college and career readiness.


Mission

The Mission of Trussville City Schools is to educate all students using high standards in a safe, nurturing

environment fostering academic and career competencies that prepare them to be productive citizens.