Avon Grove Charter School

Cub Pack Weekly - September 18, 2022

Calendar at a Glance

September 19th - September 23rd - Spirit Week

September 21st - International Peace Day

September 22nd - Kindergarten Back to School Night (6:00 pm - 7:30 pm), NO PIANO

September 30th - PTO Drive-in Movie @CLC (6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

A Message from Mrs. Johnson & Mrs. Hendrickson

We had such an exciting week! We had our first PBIS assembly - it was fantastic. The staff and students really showed their school spirit! There were several staff, student and class prizes awarded! During the assembly, we also honored some very important community heroes. The State Trooper and Firemen were given student-made thank you cards and apple cider donuts from Milburn Orchards. It was a very special way to end our week. I am looking forward to an entire "Spirit Week" coming up this week.


Have a relaxing Sunday evening,

Mrs. Johnson & Mrs. Hendrickson

Pictures from our First PIBS Assembly - thank you to our Community Heroes!

ELC SPIRIT WEEK!

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After School Activities

Our After School Activities will be starting the week of October 3rd. Please see the below details:


Mondays - Waterglass Drama

Tuesdays - Spanish

Wednesdays - Lessons from the Heart

Thursdays - Soccer Shots


Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm (Please be on time. If you are running late, please contact the office at 610-255-5325.

Transportation: You will have to pick up your child. Transportation is not provided.

Pick-Up Location: Please park in the back parking lot and walk to the front.

Sign-Out: The instructor will bring up your children to the front and you will sign out with them.

Cancellation: If the activity is canceled, you will be notified by your instructor and AGCS.

Registration: Spanish and Lessons from the Heart will be doing paper registration. Soccer Shots is online registration. If you are interested, click on the form below (Spanish & Lessons from the Heart ONLY), download, and send the form with payment in with your child.

Birthday Treat Procedures

Birthday Treat Procedures


Non-Food Birthday Procedure


In an effort to keep our students safe and healthy, policy does not allow students to bring in any food items for birthday treats. Any food treats sent/brought in will not be distributed and the parent will be called to pick them up.


Some of these considerations that went into making this decision include


Safety: With 1 in 13 children having at least one food allergy, anyone serving food to children needs to be aware of food allergies and the potential for a life-threatening allergic reaction. More than 15% of school-aged children with food allergies have had an allergic reaction at school. These reactions range from mild to severe and even fatal. The safety of all students is one of Avon Grove Charter School’s top priorities.


Inclusion: Sending in a food treat to the classroom to celebrate can exclude those children who have food allergies, diabetes, or other dietary restrictions. It also can exclude children who come from families facing financial hardships who are unable to afford to send in items for a special celebration.


Promoting Healthy Lifestyles: To coordinate with our district’s wellness policy on making healthy choices. Please know that we are not trying to take the fun out of birthdays. Classroom teachers will continue to recognize children on their special day in special ways.


We have provided the list below as other choices for honoring your children on their special day:


● Donate a book to the school library or classroom in honor of your child’s birthday with his/her name inside.

● Have your child bring their favorite book to share and the teacher or child will read it to the class.

● Donate a ball or jump rope (new or used) to the classroom for recess.

● Provide each student in class with a colored pencil, stickers, or eraser.


Thanks in advance for your flexibility and for caring about the health of our students.

Please download the information below to order your yearbook.

AGCS Mini Soccer Camp

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AGCS Sports Boosters

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Cub Scout Info

For boys and girls, KDG - 5th Grade. Please see attached flyer for more information

PTO Updates!

Click on the link to get your PTO updates.


https://www.smore.com/smuby5

Parent Hub - Your Communications Resource

Keeping up with your children's school communications, schedule, events, and activities can be a daunting task — especially when you have multiple children at AGCS. We get it! These links will help you navigate quickly to the information you need when you need it.



https://www.agcharter.org/domain/77