MES NEWS FLASH!!!

Don't miss these important happenings!

ONE COMMUNITY/ONE NIGHT - THURSDAY, OCT. 22, 6-7:30 P.M.

This FREE family event for all families in the Milan area is actually two separate programs.


Adults will meet in the cafetorium for a program to teach parents what high risk behavior warning signs to look for in their child and what common items found in a typical child's bedroom could be used in drug abuse.


Students will meet in the gym where they will watch and learn from motivational speaker and bicycle stunt rider Chris Poulos as he presents his "Formula for Extreme Character!"

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PTO FUNDRAISER PICKUP - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 4:00-6:00 P.M.

The items sold in our PTO Fall Fundraiser will be delivered and ready for pickup on Wednesday, October 28 from 4-6:00 p.m. in the school gymnasium.


Please make arrangements to pick up the merchandise your child sold. If you cannot make the pickup time, please arrange for someone else to pick up your delivery. The school does not have storage room available.

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SCHOOL PICTURE RETAKES - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6

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VETERANS' DAY PROGRAM, NOVEMBER 11 - GRADE 5 PARENTS INVITED!

Our fifth grade students, under the direction of Mrs. Patsy Holdsworth, are preparing a musical program to honor our veterans on Wednesday, November 11.


There will be two showings at 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. that morning. Parents are invited to attend either session. We hope you'll come join us as we honor those who gave so much to protect our freedom and our country.

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A Monster BOOK FAIR is coming!

A "Monster Book Fair" is coming to MES on Monday, November 16th! We have expanded our hours this year and will be open from 4-8 p.m. Also, a reminder that we will accept debit/credit cards again! Watch for information to be coming home soon...including an opportunity to pre-order the brand new "Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Old School." The book fair is the only place you can get the paperback version! Of course, there will be many wonderful book choices in all price ranges at the book fair. The selection is so good....it will give you "Goosebumps!" (hint, hint)

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FAMILY NIGHT AT THE RESERVATION RESTAURANT - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17

We encourage you to bring your family to enjoy a delicious meal any time of the day on November 17 and show your support for Milan Elementary School in this fundraising event at the Reservation Restaurant here in Milan! 10% of the day’s sales will be donated to the Moving MES Forward Foundation Fund! To make it even more fun, school staff members will be filling in as waiters/waitresses after school! So, spread the word to your extended family and friends. What a great way to have some family time, enjoy a night out and help our school!

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THANKSGIVING BREAK BEGINS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 25.