Falcon Time Newsletter
Farmer Elementary PTO Newsletter March 2023
February 27-March 3 - READ ACROSS AMERICA WEEK!
March 6-10 - Book Fair
March 7 - Spring Picture Day
March 9 - 4th Grade trip to Greensboro Symphony Orchestra; Chick Fil A Night 4-7pm
March 10 - Kindergarten Letterland Celebration @ 1:30 in the cafeteria
March 14 - Kindergarten Registration for 23-24SY @ 5-7 in the cafeteria
March 16 - Early Release Day at 12:30pm
March 22 - 3rd Grade Field Trip to the Planetarium
March 24 - 4th/5th Grade Field Trip to Discovery Place
March 29 - End of 3rd Quarter
March 31 - Career Day
April 3-10 - Spring Break - NO SCHOOL!
March School Lunch Menu
Free Ice Cream Friday!
Free Ice Cream Friday for ALL students is back on March 31! Students can enjoy their choice of an ice cream from the cafeteria for FREE thanks to a special donation from the Science Hill Church Women's Group. We so appreciate our community's support!
Later this month, all students will receive a Farmer Falcon Spirit shirt from the PTO as well.
Farmer STAR 3 Award Recipients
Congratulations to 2nd grader Braxton Crumbie and Assistant Cafeteria Manager Alice Davis for receiving the STAR 3 awards for the month of February.
Elementary Battle of the Books Team
We are so proud of the Battle of the Books team members for doing a great job at the county preliminary competition. These students put in so much work and preparation for the competition. Special thanks to Ms. Wilburn, Ms. Davis, Ms. Athay, and Ms. Skeen for coaching the team.
Anyone can be a ROCK star!
Chick Fil A Spirit Night
Our next Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night will be Thursday, March 9 from 4-7pm. We hope you will all join us at the Randolph Mall Chick-Fil-A location and make sure you tell them you are there to support Farmer Elementary School! If you would like to help register families at Chick Fil A, please sign up HERE.
Save the Date - Farmer Fun Day 2023
Our second annual Farmer Fun Day will be held on Saturday, April 29 from 2-6pm. We plan to have carnival style games, Gellyball, a Dunking Booth, Kona Ice, live music, a silent auction, and will sell Chicken Pie plates. We will have a live auction for classroom plates starting at 5pm, followed by the talent show starting at 6pm. Be on the lookout for more information on our PTO Facebook page and in student folders this month.
Want to volunteer for Fun Day or donate needed items? If so, sign up HERE.
Part of our silent auction will include themed baskets for each grade level. We rely on parent support to donate items for these grade level baskets. Use the links below to sign up for items to donate for your child's grade level basket:
Grades K-1 - Ice Cream Party themed basket
Grades 2-3- Movie Night themed basket
Farmer's Got Talent!
Students, show of your special talent at the annual Talent Show! The talent show will be held at the end of Farmer Fun Day on Saturday, April 29 @ 6pm. More information will be sent home in student folders this month.
If you have questions about the talent show, please email FarmerSchoolPTO@gmail.com. You can also sign up your student HERE. We can't wait to see our talented Farmer students show off!
WANTED - Duty Free Lunch Parent Volunteers
February Sunshine Cart
We appreciate Hannah Hunt Realty for sponsoring our Staff February Sunshine Cart. Hannah provided drinks and snacks for all the Farmer staff.
Please enjoy this family friendly recipe from Hannah Hunt Realty!
Congratulations to Jake Newlin - February Art Student of the Month
Farmer Staff Shoutouts!
Order your 2022-2023 Farmer Yearbook
Yearbook order envelopes will be sent home October 3rd with students.
This is the direct link for online orders: https://strawbridge.fotomerchanthv.com/search/YB26276
$15.00 until 3/15/2023 cash, check or online with credit card
$20.00 beginning 3/16/2023 cash only
Personalization (only available online)
Add name & portrait on cover ADD $8.00
Name on cover ADD $5.00
School Contact Information
Location: 3557 Grange Hall Road, Asheboro, NC, USA