The Panther Post

Week of January 10-16, 2016

The Panther Post in Spanish....

PLEASE REMIND YOUR KIDS: ON THE SCHOOL GROUNDS, SNOW STAYS ON THE GROUND! NO SNOWBALLS!

Check out the Peirce School Family Newsletter (January 2016)

This newsletter is sent out at the beginning of each month by the administration to update you on programs and events going on throughout the month, as well as other important information. Please take a few minutes to read it each month and make note of events and other opportunities for Peirce families.

https://www.smore.com/q4mh7-peirce-school-family-newsletter

Title I/Parent Leadership Network Meeting

Wednesday, Jan. 13th, 9-11am

Logandale Elementary School, 3212 West George Street

The next North Title 1 / Parent Leadership Network Meeting is scheduled on Wednesday, January 13, 2016, from 9:00am – 11:00am. An Announcement will go out the first week of January, followed by an Agenda and Parking Pass prior to the meeting.

Not only that, before we start - breakfast is served, from 8:30am-9:00am! That’s right, Title 1 Funds may still be used for parent meeting refreshments.


The meetings are held at Logandale Elementary School at 3212 West George St. The school is one block north of Diversey at Kedzie.


Upcoming Title1 / Parent Leadership Network meetings:
January 13, 2016
February 10, 2016
March 9, 2016
April 6, 2016
May 11, 2016
June 8, 2016

Friends of Peirce Monthly Meeting in the Fieldhouse

Wednesday, Jan. 13th, 6pm

1423 West Bryn Mawr Avenue

Chicago, IL

Come learn more about the fundraising and support that Friends of Peirce provides as well as the Annual Oscar fundraiser at Marty's Martini Bar on February 28th from 2:00-5:00pm. This is sponsored by Friends of Peirce.

Coffee with the Principal in the Fieldhouse

Thursday, Jan. 14th, 8am

1423 West Bryn Mawr Avenue

Chicago, IL

Join Ms. Zaimi for coffee on Thursday, January 14th at 8am in the Fieldhouse. This will be an opportunity to learn more about initiatives going on in the school and to chat informally with the administration.

Peirce Service Organization (PSO) Monthly Meeting in the Fieldhouse

Friday, Jan. 15th, 8am

1423 West Bryn Mawr Avenue

Chicago, IL

Come discuss our plans for the International Dinner in February and other volunteer opportunities!

NO SCHOOL: MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY: MONDAY, JANUARY 18TH

Monday, Jan. 18th, 8am

1423 West Bryn Mawr Avenue

Chicago, IL

FOLLOW US! There are several ways to keep up-to-date in addition to backpack mail!

Upcoming Events

January
12th School-wide Spelling Bee
14th Student Assembly: Band of Steel, the Courage of Creativity
18th NO SCHOOL: MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY
21st LSC Meeting, 6:00pm, Gymnatorium
21st NO AFTER SCHOOL ALL STARS PROGRAMS
26th 8th grade Graduation Pictures
26th Sexual Health Education Policy Informational Session, 8:00am and 5:00pm

February
4th End of 2nd quarter
5th NO SCHOOL, Teacher Professional Development Day
10th Friends of Peirce, 6:00pm, Fieldhouse
11th Report Cards Distributed
11th PK-5th Grade Learning Celebrations
12th 6-8th Grade Learning Celebrations
12th PAC Meeting, 8:15am, Fieldhouse
12th BAC Meeting, 9:00am, Fieldhouse
15th NO SCHOOL: PRESIDENT'S DAY