White's Tower Elementary

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WTE Fun Run

Pledging is now open for our 1st annual White's Tower Fun Run. The Fun Run Pep Rally will be during the day on November 7th. Families are encouraged to gather pledges to sponsor their student. We'll celebrate all donations at the Fun Run on Friday, November 16th. Our goal is to raise $15,000 for new technology and a magnetic rock climbing wall.

To register your child and to make a donation online, go to funrun.com. The school code is 482-877.

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Veteran's Day

Veteran's Day is fast approaching. Please complete the link below to help us honor a Veteran in your family (you can submit more than once). The information gathered will be made into slides which we'll show as students enter and exit the program. We encourage your Veteran family member to join our program November 12 @ 2:15 in the gymnasium. Thank you!


The Importance of Good Attendance

Just a friendly reminder. All families only want what is best for their children. When planning trips, please remember even one missed day at school impacts your child’s academic progress. Please continue be aware of the school calendar when planning vacations around holidays and only keep your child home from school when it is absolutely necessary. Making up missed assignments after an absence cannot replace the high quality classroom instruction your child receives everyday as a student in the Kenton County School District. Every day counts when it comes to your child. Please continue to support your child’s education by only allowing your child to miss school if it is absolutely necessary.

Upcoming November Events

November 2nd: End of 1st Trimester

November 5th: No School

November 6th: No School (Election Day)

November 12th: Veteran's Day assembly

November 21st-23rd: No School

Family Resource Center


Salvation Army Christmas Assistance Sign Ups are NEXT WEEK:

Monday October 29th from 9:00am-4:00pm and 6:00pm to 8:00pm,

and Tuesday October 30th from 9:00am to 2:000pm

Registration is “Walk In” during these dates!

Contact Sally in the Family Resource Center for more details at 957-0048 or sally.fortney@kenton.kyschools.us

SPONSORING A FAMILY: If your family or organization would be interested in sponsoring a family for Christmas, please contact Sally in the Family Resource Center at 957-0048 or sally.fortney@kenton.kyschools.us

Thanksgiving Assistance:

If your family is in need of Thanksgiving assistance this year – please contact Sally in the Family Resource Center ASAP at 957-0048 or sally.fortney@kenton.kyschools.us

Relatives Raising Relatives: Are you raising a child who is a relative (i.e. grandchild, niece, nephew, sibling, etc.) and sometimes wonder where you could receive some support? Do you know someone who is raising a child who is a relative and they have asked you where to turn for support? If you answered yes to these questions, this luncheon is for you!

Meetings are once a month from Noon until 1:00 pm at the Kenton County Library – Erlanger Branch.

Meeting Dates

November 16, 2018

December 14, 2018

January 18, 2019

February 15, 2019

March 8, 2019

April 12, 2019

May 17, 2019

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