Dr. Malinda McKillip
Happy New Year!
Many thanks in advance for reading through this entire newsletter for important news, updates, and reminders.
First Friday Fun Day
Upcoming PTA Meeting
CCIU Stem Saturdays
Science Fair Open House
*Snow Date: Thursday, January 17th.
Elementary World Language Club (Grades 3-6)
Is your son or daughter interested in learning French, German, Latin or Spanish? The High School World Language Department is offering an opportunity to begin, or continue learning, a second language. High School students will lead the lessons and incorporate songs, games, and culture! Students will have access to a Google Classroom with vocabulary lists and Quizlets.
The program will offer seven sessions beginning February 14th through April 4th.
Children will be bussed from the elementary schools to the High School.
Parents will be responsible for picking up students promptly at 4:30 pm.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Dates: February 14, 21, 28 March 14, 21, 28 and April 4 (April 11 - snow-make-up date)
Pay and register using School Pay.
(Click here for School Pay directions.)
Paying by check? Please register using the Google link https://goo.gl/forms/bBWf27je9bEMbd7o1 and make checks payable to Owen J. Roberts School District, Memo line: WL Elementary Program. Please submit to main office in your elementary school in an envelope clearly marked for the World Language Program.
*Registration ends January 11th.
After School Pick Up
Please be mindful of pickup times for your child. It is important that we are respectful of our volunteers/club advisors and that your children are picked up on time.
The Great Kindness Challenge
2019-2020 Student Registration
24 Volunteers Still Needed
We are still in need of several volunteers to assist with the French Creek Annual 24 Math Competition! If you are wondering what 24 is, or what the job of the volunteer will be, please see the attached information sheet.
The competition will be held on Friday, March 29th.
Tournament times will be:
- 8:45-10:15-6th grade
- 10:25-11:55-4th grade
- 12:45-2:15-5th grade
If you are able to help at one or all of the time slots, please email Mrs. Amy Hess at email@example.com.
Birthday Book Club
Teacher As Hero Award
#1-Exceptional Teacher Award
#2-Caring Classroom Award
#3-Good Neighbor Award
Attendance Line Reminder
Giant A+ Reward Program Reminder
If you have not done so already, please consider registering your Giant Bonus Card to help support French Creek Elementary. This past summer Giant Food Stores awarded French Creek a check for nearly $6,000.00 as a result of parent, family, and community support. Many, many thanks!
How to Register:
- You will need your 11-digit BONUSCARD® number found on the back of the card
- Visit www.giantfoodstores.com click on SIGN IN, MANAGE MY ACCOUNT, SAVINGS & REWARDS (top right) to log on to your online account or click REGISTER to create your on-line account. Once you are logged in to your account, you can select a school for A+ Rewards.
- Or you can call the BONUSCARD® Hotline at 1-888-814-4268 and select Option #1 for assistance.
- If you have a BONUSCARD® but do not know your 11-digit BONUSCARD® number, call the BONUSCARD® HOTLINE at 1-888-814-4268 and select Option #1.
Introducing Strengthening Families Program
Save the Date
PTA Sweetheart Ball~Join us with someone special on Friday, February 1st from 6:30-8:30 PM.
*Snow Date: Friday, February 8th.
PTA Meeting~ Join us for the February PTA meeting on Wednesday, February 6th in the commons from 9:30-11:00 AM.
School Closing~There will be no school for students on Friday, February 15th and Monday, February 18th.