Weekly News & Notes - April 27th - May 1st
Upcoming Events . . .
April 27th & 28th:
- Science PSSA Testing for Grade 4
- 2nd Grade Field Trip - Adventure Aquarium
- Science Fun Day
- 5th Grade Field Trip - Peace Valley Nature Center
- Titus' Annual Walk for a Cause - Make-A-Wish Foundation
May 11th - 14th:
Paws for Pride . . .
Congratulations to last week's Paws for PRIDE winners: Katie Burroughs, Brennan Franklin, Gabriella Tropea, Dylan Shaw, Michael Menaker, Alexandra Charlton, and Klement Swartz.
These students were chosen at random to be recognized and celebrated for demonstrating one of our five character traits - Pride, Respect, Individual Responsibility, Determination & Empathy. Thank you to all of the Titus families for your support of our Paws for PRIDE program.
PSSA Information. . .
Celebrating Earth Day . . .
Mrs. London’s 4th graders worked with their 1st grade buddies from Mrs. Costello’s class to create an “Acrostic Poem Garden” in celebration of Earth Day. Stop by the first grade hallway to see our poetic flowers in bloom and read about ways to protect Earth.
Support the Arts . . .
Walk for A Cause . . .
On Friday, May 8th at 2:00 PM, Titus students will be walking to support the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Make-a-Wish grants the wish of a child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition in the United States and its territories, on average, every 38 minutes. We believe that a wish experience can be a game-changer. This one belief guides us. It inspires us to grant wishes that change the lives of the kids we serve. Please join in our efforts to raise money! For more information please click here.
What can I donate?
- Prior to the walk students will be ordering pretzels which will be distributed on the day of the walk. Each pretzel is $1.00 and a portion of proceeds from pretzel sales will go towards our fundraising efforts!
- We will be accepting monetary donations of any amount on the day of the walk. (Please bring and place in any donation bucket on the day of the walk)
Look for sneakers in the 4/22 Wednesday folder! Color them and return to school so they can be displayed for the walk.
And the Winner is . . .
Shoe Recycling . . .
We are collecting gently used shoes to recycle for reuse in a large, marked box in the rotunda at Titus. Once a box is filled, Shoebox Recycling will deliver the shoes to communities around the world. They will donate .50 per lb. to the iRun4Life program at our school. Thank you in advance for your donation!
iRun4Life Annual 3k . . .
The iRun4Life organization is sponsoring their 6th annual iRun4Life Kids Only 3k in Central Park in Doylestown on Sunday, May 17. This event is open to the public, and your child does not need to be an iRun4Life participant. If you're interested in registering your child(ren), please visit www.irun4life.com for more information. We hope to see you there!
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Hospitality Help Needed . . .
Science Fun Day is May 1, 2015. Thank you to all the parents, teachers and faculty who are working so hard to make this an amazing day for our kids. We would like to provide breakfast and lunch for our volunteers. If you are interested in donating an item please click here. Thank you in advance for your generosity.
Spring Book Fair . . .
Mark your calendar for the Spring Scholastic Book Fair! The book fair will be held May 11th - 14th, with evening hours on Wednesday May 13th and Thursday May 14th. Once again, thanks to the generosity of Titus Home & School, each child will receive a $5 voucher toward the purchase of a book.
Save the Date . . .
Titus Family Fun Night at the Ball Park - Saturday, June 6th 2015 - 6:35 PM. Come join Titus Families at the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs Game. Tickets are $10.00 a piece -price includes $2.00 credit for inside the park food and beverages and a 8th inning raffle ticket. Titus will have its own section to sit and enjoy the game.
For more information please click here.