Erin School Friday Folder

October 16th 2020

Upcoming Events

-Friday, Oct 16th-5pm-PTC Trunk or Treat-TONIGHT

-Tuesday, Oct 20th-6.30 pm PTC meeting

-Thursday, Oct 22nd-Parent Teacher Conferences-see below

-Friday, Oct 23rd-NO SCHOOL-Professional Development Day

-Thursday, Oct 29th-Parent Teacher Conferences-see below

-Friday, Oct 30th-NO SCHOOL-Professional Development Day

Parent Teacher Conferences-Virtual

Elementary School instructions were sent via email.


Below are the Middle School instructions:


Parent Teacher conferences are scheduled for this Thursday 10/22 and next Thursday 10/29.


Like everything else, conferences will be unique this year. We will be hosting virtual conferences. If a teacher requested to meet with you, you were sent an email to sign up for a 10 minute slot. If your student was not requested, please choose a 5 minute time frame for any teacher you would like to meet with.


Skyward Directions:


  • Log into Skyward Family Access.

  • On the left hand side of the screen, you’ll see a tab titled Conferences. When you click on the link a window will open with your child(ren)'s name.

  • Next to your child's name you will see a blue link that says All Conferences, click on that link, select the time you would like, save and you'll see all of your child's classes, click Select Time with the teacher that is listed above as requesting a conference, click Select for the time slot you would like and Save. You are all scheduled to meet with that teacher at that time. You need to do this for each teacher you would like to meet with. In order to make this work, we work hard to stick to the scheduled times. If you feel that you need a longer time frame to meet with a certain teacher, please email the teacher directly or Mrs. Kalina to schedule a time outside of the two conference dates.


If you are just looking for a little information and would prefer not to use google meet, please feel free to email teachers directly and they can respond.


Next week, you will receive an email with all of the teachers google meet links.

We ask that you log on to the teacher you are scheduled to meet with a few minutes early and the teachers will admit you into the "meet" as soon as they are able. This will be tricky if you sign up for back-to-back times. Please give yourself a buffer in between conferences. We encourage you to have your middle school student with you. They can help you navigate the links, as they are experts and we love when middle school students own their learning!


If you would like to schedule a quick meeting with Mrs. Kalina, just send her an email (kalina@erinschool.org). She will send you a link and a time that hopefully is close to your other conferences.


Please let Mrs. Kalina know if you have any questions and we appreciate your flexibility and patience as we continue to navigate this year.

Sissix Eclips2-diy electronic cutter

The front office no longer has a need for our Sissix machine. It's somewhat similar to a Cricut but not as many options.

We are more than happy to part with it for a donation.

Machine is "sold" AS IS. It comes with used mats, used blade, user's guide, usb cable and power cord. Software needs to be downloaded.

If you are interested in it please email Mrs. Matthys (matthys@erinschool.org)-first come, first serve.

Good News Club (4K-5th grade)

Good News Club will be held on Mondays at Erin School in the Art room. Sessions will run from 3.30 pm-4.30 pm starting Nov 9th through April 2021.

If you are interested please complete the sign up form for your student and drop it off at the front office.

Please make sure to let your student's teacher know if they are going to GNC.

School Lunches for Virtual Learners

- Menu

- Order Form

- Orders can be placed between 9:00 am Friday and 9:00 am Monday.

- Orders need to be picked up on Tuesdays between 1:15 pm-2:00 pm at the rear entrance of Erin School.


Meals are no cost regardless of free/reduced eligibility until federal funding is exhausted (anticipated to be through December 2020).


Complete one order form per child you are picking up for. Children may only receive 1 lunch per scheduled school day; receiving meals from more than one community location is prohibited.


Questions? Contact Cathy Conway at conway@erinschool.org or (262)673-3720 ext. 4140

PTC News

* Oct 20th PTC meeting agenda

* Sept 15th PTC meeting minutes

* Market Day is back! You can shop at Marketday.com and support Erin School.

October Specials







* It’s Box Top contest time! Prizes awarded for the top three classrooms that bring in the most clippable box top clips and scans on the app. They all count!


Even though the Box Top program will eventually transfer over to a digital format, any unexpired clips will still be accepted. Please turn them in (in a ziploc bag labeled with teacher name and grade) by October 30. So check your cupboards, ask grandma and grandpa, aunts, uncles, neighbors to check too- any unexpired Box Top counts!


The Box Top app as an additional way to earn money for Erin School. Scans will count toward the contest. Please visit www.btfe.com for additional information and to download the easy to use app. Be sure to enter your teacher’s name and grade under the ⭐️(credit) icon. If you scanned last year, don’t forget to update your info to reflect your new teacher! :) Happy Scanning!

Community News

* Christmas Wreaths Boy Scouts-Troop 90-sold by CJ Kuehn-Erin School 8th grader.


-Local delivery to your house-Order directly through CJ, see this flyer for all the options, download this sheet, complete it and email it to CJ ( CJ@speedseekers.com). Payment (cash or check) is due upon delivery.


-You can also order online (online flyer) and then it will be shipped via FedEx to your address. Please note that this method has less options and costs more.


Any questions, please contact CJ (262-525-1588).

Order deadline is October 26th.

Thank you!

* Interested in joining Adversity Wisconsin Volleyball Club? Check out their website or Facebook page for all the options.
* Hartford School District-Middle School Snowboard Team

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