North Pointe News
February 2, 2020
PARENTS AND STUDENTS....
YOU DID IT! YOU HELPED US REACH OUR GOAL OF RAISING $25,000 WITH OUR STEP IT UP FUNDRAISER!
And it's still not over!
Please be sure to submit all cash, checks, and online donations by Tuesday, March 10th. On this date, the company will be reviewing student totals to determine prize winners for the Day of Awesomeness coming up on Thursday, April 2nd. Remember that EVERY STUDENT, regardless of donations, will participate in the Day of Awesomeness! You can review the reward levels for students in the attachment below to see the additional fun and prizes many of our students will receive based on giving totals.
Congratulations to our February Terrific Kids! They were recognized for the "Teamwork/Cooperative" character trait!
Congratulations to these Battle of the Books Winners!
Our 4th Grade team winners were "The Book Worms"; composed of Oliver Cecil, Alston Jones, Sia Kumar, Dia Patel, and Avery Lear.
Our 5th Grade team winners were "PC Party"; composed of Serenity Eichman, Myra Mustre-Arellano, Samuel Majsztrik, and Aiden Gilreath.
The 4th Grade and 5th Grade teams competed against each other on Friday in the final round and the school winners are... PC Party! The 5th graders won by only ONE question! It was a great competition! Congratulations to these awesome students for their hard work!
Our North Pointe winners will compete in a District Battle of the Books competition, held at North Pointe next week on Wednesday, March 11th at 12:00. Parents are welcome to attend. The winning teams from Centerville, Concord, and Midway will be participating.
- 2nd Grade Trip to Atlanta
- MAP Reading test for 3rd - 5th Grades
- Kindergarten Registration (see details below)
- MAP Math test for 3rd - 5th Grades
- Yearbook Order DEADLINE
- MAP Reading test for Kindergarten
- Biscuits for Babies! Our March of Dimes fundraiser with Chick-fil-a! We will be handing these out in both lanes. Parents can stay in your cars and roll through either lane for pickup. We will have students providing you with a 'drive-thru' experience!
- MAP Reading test for 1st-2nd graders
- 5th Grade Field Trip to Chattanooga, TN
- 1st Grade Registration
- Marco's Pizza - North Pointe Day!
- NO SCHOOL for students
- Spring Pictures
- 3rd Grade Art Show (5:00) and Performance (6:00)
- Spirit Day!
- School Store Open during LUNCH! All proceeds will benefit March of Dimes!
- Report Cards
- 4th/5th Grade Honor Choir Field Trip and 6:00 performance
Y E A R B O O K S
Don't forget to order your child's yearbook!
The deadline for ordering is Friday, March 13th.
Kindergarten Registration is this week! Please see details about what to bring. We are asking everyone to preregister online at www.anderson5.net
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WE NEED YOU!
ATTENTION FIFTH GRADE PARENTS!
Precautionary Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information from Anderson District Five
Anderson Five Students and Families:
Anderson School District Five continues to monitor the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. At this time there are no reported cases in South Carolina. It is our duty to keep our community well-informed by sharing information deemed important and communicating preventative measures as advised.
While no cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in South Carolina, please know that Anderson Five views the potential of the situation seriously and is being proactive in disseminating information as an act of precaution and preparedness. We maintain regular contact with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) receiving updates in an effort to keep abreast of any developments of confirmed cases in the United States. Additionally, we continue to implement guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
As always, we encourage everyone to practice proper hand washing, covering of the mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing and/or sneezing, and staying home when ill. Students and staff are reminded to stay home from school/work for at least 24 hours after being fever-free without medication.
Please see the below for linked resources greatly beneficial and informative to our school parents and community members:
District Calendar Change - IMPORTANT
Monday, June 1: 11:00 Dismissal
Tuesday, June 2: Full Day of School
Wednesday, June 3: 11:00 Dismissal
Thursday, June 4: 11:00 Dismissal (Last Day of School for Students)
Because of this change to the schedule, we have to move our Awards Day for 1st and 2nd Grades to Thursday, May 28th. 1st and 2nd are the only grade-levels affected by this change. We will announce times closer to the date.