Symmes Elementary School

Symmesational News!

Thursday, April 18, 2019

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER!

April 19 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Vacation Day

April 22 - NO SCHOOL - Teacher Professional Development Day

April 25 - WEE Deliver Assembly - 9:30 am

April 26, 27 & 28 Symmes Players Performance at Sycamore Junior High School

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Teacher Appreciation Week is coming!

Dear Families,


Teacher/Staff Appreciation week is coming up May 6th to 10th and we are in need of some additional food items and volunteer help. Please check out the SignUp Genius for donations we need to make the week a success!


https://tinyurl.com/SymmesAppreciationWeek


Thank you for your generosity!

James and the Giant Peach, Jr.

James and the Giant Peach, Jr is about to hit the stage! Next weekend, this Symmes Players production will perform three shows at the Sycamore Junior High: Friday, April 26th @7pm, Saturday, April 27th @ 7pm and Sunday, April 28th @ 2pm.Tickets are only $7 and it is fun for the whole family. Hurry to get your tickets now! https://www.sycamoreschools.org/Page/2971

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The Peach Truck

Summer is around the corner and so are guaranteed-fresh Georgia peaches! The Peach Truck is a proud (and generous!) sponsor of the Symmes Players production of James and the Giant Peach, Jr. For a limited time, get 10% off of your first order from their website with the "SymmesPeaches" discount code. Be on the lookout for the Peach Truck Tour coming to Cincinnati on June 23rd and July 14th delivering half bushels of mouth-watering, Georgia peaches! https://thePeachTruck.com/collections/farm-to-porch

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WEE Deliver

Wee Deliver is coming!! For those new to Symmes, we will be running a school wide postal system, with Mrs. Wuebbolt's class as the Main Post Office! All students will be given an address and will be able to write letters to all their friends and siblings throughout the month of May. The student's address will coordinate with their homeroom number. For example, a student in Room 1 will have this address: 1 Symmes Lane, Loveland, OH 45140 and so on according to their homeroom. We will have mailboxes in the hallways for the children to place their mail. This is a wonderful time to teach students about how our mail system works. Each classroom will have postal workers and will be able to purchase stamps for ONE PENNEY! The money collected from the stamps will be donated to a charity. The stamp design winner will be announced soon. We encourage parents, grandparents and extended family to write to the children. Stamps can be purchased through our front office. Our opening assembly will be on Thursday, April 25th at 9:30 a.m.. Parents are welcome to attend.

Nature Trail Volunteer Day is coming!

Our Nature Trail is a great resourse of learning for our students at Symmes! We have outdoor classrooms that our teachers use when weather permits! We take care of the trail several times each school year by cleaning specific areas of the trail. Our Nature Trial Volunteer Day is quickly approaching. If you would like a fun day with your family working on our Nature Trail, please email Mr. Reinke at reinkes@sycamoreschools.org to let him know how many can come to help!


This event will take place on Saturday, April 27 from 10:00-2:00.


Click the link below to volunteer!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B44AEAD2AA4F85-spring

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STEAM DAY - APRIL 26

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScYWWy9LjYYohs_GRaLp1JuaLMJZhiJTebABsQkE6AvumDfZA/viewform


S.T.E.A.M. activities encourage learners to become problem solvers, innovators, inventors and critical thinkers. Throughout this year, your child has participated in several S.T.E.A.M. related activities. We would like to invite parents to find out what students are learning and experience a S.T.E.A.M. activity with your child!

*Due to limited space, please limit one adult per child. - Thank you!


*3rd and 4th Grade's times are scheduled during their science block.

9:30-10:20am - Kindergarten and AM Kindergarten
9:25-10:25am - Mr. Pierce Homeroom in Room 22
9:25-10:25am - Mrs. Wuebbolt Homeroom in Room 17
11:15am-12:15pm - First Grade
12:30-1:20pm - Second Grade
1:30-2:20pm - Mrs. Jones in Room 26
1:30-2:30pm - Ms. Redden in Room 27
1:30-2:30pm - Mrs. Burns in Room 28
1:30-2:30pm - Mrs. Ross in Room 29
1:40-2:40pm - Mrs. Neil Homeroom in Room 22
1:40-2:40pm - Mrs. O’Connor Homeroom in Room 17
2:45-3:35pm - PM Kindergarten

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SAVE THE DATE!

Grandparents and Grandfriends Day is Friday, September 6, 2019

Grandparents and other older people are very special in children’s lives – so here’s a day just for you! Grandparents and Grandfriends Day recognizes the importance of our heritage, our community, and relationships across generations. Visit the school, find out what students are learning, and celebrate with us.

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