Tomahawk Essentials

February 8, 2016

Get the 411...Information at a Glance

Week at a Glimpse


12:00-1:00 Monthly FT Feeder School Meeting (Christy out of the building)


10:30- AM Kindergarten Valentine's Day Party

2:30- 3:15 Valentine's Day Parties


4:30-8:30 Parent Teacher Conferences (Social Committee is providing pizza!)


11:00-8:00 Parent Teacher Conferences

4:00-6:00 Taco Bar in Teacher's Lounge (Thank you PTO!)


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Bloodborne Pathogen Review

To all Olathe Public School Employees,

Annually, the district is required to provide a Bloodborne Pathogen Review. There have been no changes to the District Exposure Control Plan.

To complete the review, please read the attachment (English or Spanish). We also are providing a link to a clever, short video (“All About That Blood”) performed by school nurses in Indiana.

January Stoplight Report

January 2016 Stoplight Report. Last year, in January, the district had 83 reported claims and had paid out $95,745.

February Boundary Meetings

Each high school will host an informational gathering regarding boundary options with the opening of Olathe West. Olathe East – Feb. 8; Olathe South – Feb. 16; Olathe North – Feb. 24; Olathe Northwest – Feb. 25. Time: 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Parents and staff are invited to attend at any site. More Information.

Let it G.L.O.W. ~ Generate Loads of Wonder

Weekly Wonders

Monday: What’s so super about Super Bowl Sunday?

Tuesday: How do astronauts build a space station?

Wednesday: What happens if you don’t brush your teeth?

What's Trending...

Over 50 wonderful books for educators. Reading is key to personal and professional development. It provides us with a window into the outer world and expands our insights and shapes our beliefs.

Kagan Korner

The Kagan Structure for February is Quiz-Quiz-Trade.

Directions for Quiz-Quiz-Trade can be found in the link above. Please incorporate this structure in your lesson plans for February.

The GLOW Report

Please complete this form to recognize a staff member(s) at Tomahawk that has gone above and beyond to help you, a staff member, or TH family out this week.