Norton Creek Elementary
Thursday Tidbits - November 11th, 2021
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
- 11/15/21- Learning and Teaching Meeting @Haines Center 5:30pm
- 11/18/21-Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting @Haines Center 6:00pm
- 11/22/21-11/26/21- Thanksgiving Break- No School
- 11/29/21-Special School Board Meeting @ 5:30pm
- 11/29/21- Policy Committee Meeting @ Haines Center 5:45pm
- 11/29/21- Business Services Meeting @ Haines Center 6:45pm
- 12/1/21- Early Release Day-Elementary Students/Dismissal at 2:10pm.
Student Council Information!
Thanksgiving Holiday Support
The current situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic has caused some families to experience a need related to job loss, medical bills, child care, etc. District 303 has several supports available for families through our schools.
We are currently reaching out to see if your family is in need of meal support for the Thanksgiving holiday. Please fill out the survey in the link below if your family has a need.
Lost and Found Items
Please have your children check for items they may have lost.
We will be donating all items on Friday, November 19th at the end of the school day.
SCHOOL DAILY SCHEDULES
Kindergarten thru 5th Grades-
Students can be dropped off at 7:45am for the school day. It you arrive before that time please keep your child with you until 7:45 as there is no supervision outside until then.
Our school office is open from 7:30am until 4:00pm on school days.
Attendance For Students
Please call the school attendance line if your student will be absent/tardy/leaving early from school at 331-228-2700. Please spell your students first and last name or their student ID number when you leave a message. If you are emailing the teacher please also email
firstname.lastname@example.org indicate students first and last name.
When picking up your child early from school please come to the main office with your picture ID. Students will only be released to individuals that are listed under the contact information on the students account.
Arriving Late To School
Early Release Wednesdays
Our next early release day will be on December 1st. Dismissal is at 2:10pm.
The following dates below are early release Wednesdays. Please plan accordingly for your children.
Students will be released at 2:10pm on the followings dates this year-
- December 1st
- January 26th
- February 23
- March 23
- April 27
Dismissal Changes/Bus Changes
5th Grade: 10:50-11:10
1st Grade: 12:05-12:25
3rd Grade: 12:30-12:50
4th Grade: 12:55-1:15
If your student forgets their lunch please email the classroom teacher and drop off at the main office. Please label with the students full name.
Lunch Ordering Information
If your child orders a lunch it comes with a milk choice only. If your child orders breakfast in the morning it will be sent home that day for them to eat at home the next morning. Breakfast does not occur at school. Please call the office at 331-228-2700 with any questions.
The PTO loved hosting another in-person meeting this past week. If you missed it or would like a recap of the meeting, please see our November meeting minutes in next week’s eNews!
AMAZONSMILE (K-5) email@example.com
Calling all online shoppers!! Now is a time to turn your Amazon purchases into a force for good. With every eligible purchase, AmazonSmile donates 0.5% to our school when you choose Norton Creek Elementary. This includes millions of everyday items at smile.amazon.com. You must use the specified link for NC to receive credit. Ask all of the Amazon shoppers in your family to use AmazonSmile!
AVIC is coming! firstname.lastname@example.org
Be on the lookout for more information for sign ups soon!
Open Positions email@example.com
There are still a few spots open for our spring activities coming up. Please let anyone on the PTO board know if you are interest