Emma L. Smith Elementary

February Newsletter

Important Dates

February 3 - Addiska Dental Visit, Report Cards sent home

February 8 - Student Count Day

February 9 - Late Start Day, PTO Meeting 4:00 PM at Heritage

February 10 - One Man Band Assembly

February 13 - Board Meeting 7:00 PM at Smith Elementary

February 16 - Bible Release

February 20 - No School! Presidents Day


Future Important Dates:

March 1 - March is Reading Month begins

March 17 - Mother/Son fun night (flyer available outside Smith Office)

March 21 - Kindergarten/Young 5 Round-up (See flyer below)

A big THANK YOU to Mrs. Rogozinski for labeling and organizing Mrs Dalton's and Mrs Filice's chromebook cart! You are AMAZING!!

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Late Start is Thursday February 9

School Starts at 11:32 a.m.


Please remain in the lobby area until 11:25 a.m. Bell will ring for students to enter hallways at 11:25 a.m.

Daddy/Daughter Dance

When: Saturday February 4

Times: Grades K-1: 4:00-5:15 P.M.

Grades 2-3: 5:45-7:00 P.M.

Cost: $18/couple

Location: Heritage Cafeteria


Contact Stockbridge Community Education to register or pick up a flyer outside the Smith office. (517) 851-8222.

Cold Weather is BACK!!

If the "feels like" temperature is 5 deg or above we will go outside for recess. If the "feels like" temperature is below 5 deg, we will stay in.


Be sure to check and keep a supply of gloves, hats, coat, boots, and snow pants for your student everyday in their backpacks.

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School Volunteers/Visitors

Please check in with the office when you arrive. You will be required to wear a visitors badge


All volunteers are required to have a background check on file. Background checks are good for one full year. Please contact the main office or Mr. Edwards if you have any questions.

Morning Drop Off/Afternoon Pick Up

As a reminder, we ask that all parents remain in the lobby area before the bell rings at 8:52 and before the bell rings at 3:45 at the end of the day. Thank you for your cooperation.

School Schedule(s)

Regular School Day - 8:57 - 3:45

Late Start Days - 11:32 - 3:45


Morning

8:40 - Breakfast opens

8:50 - 2nd and 3rd graders line up outside of classes

8:52 - Bell rings for students to enter hallways and classrooms

8:57 - School Starts

*Please try not to drop off your child any earlier than 8:45 a.m. Thank you!


Afternoon

3:35 - Kindergarten released to buses and parent pick up

3:42 - 1st - 3rd grade Kids Club, Walkers, and pick ups released

3:45 - All bussers released


Late Start Days

11:32 - 3:45


  • Students will eat lunch
  • Each class will receive 40 minutes of specials
  • Normal afternoon recess

Dates: 9/15, 10/13, 11/10, 12/8, 1/12, 2/9, 3/9, 4/20, 5/11, 6/8

Insurance and Maintenance Fee for Chromebooks

If you are still in need of assistance with the Insurance/Maintenance Fee for our 1:1 Chromebooks, please contact Mr. Edwards as soon as possible. We encourage you to set up a payment plan, whether it's $1/week or a month, or what every you can manage, we will work with each family to ensure your students device is covered