The Spencer Scoop

The Spencer Elementary Newsletter 2/7/19

Our Mission

The Spencer Community is devoted to developing every child's ability to succeed.

Office Request for Previous WatchD.O.G.S.

If you have been one of our WatchD.O.G.S. here at Spencer and have not done so yet, please WASH and RETURN your t-shirt. We are running low on our supply in the office. Thank You!

School Hours

Daily Start Time:

Starting Time - 8:47 AM

Dismissal Time - (11:57 for 1/2 Kindergarten) 3:50 PM

Tardy Time - 8:47 AM

Attendance Line*- 810-299-4354

*Please remember to call your child's absence in as early as possible.

Lunch Hours

Lunchtimes for Spencer Students:

1/2 K - No Lunch

Jk-Full Day K - 11:35-12:00

1st Grade- 12:05-12:30

2nd Grade- 12:35-1:00

4th Grade- 1:05-1:30

3rd Grade- 1:35-2:00

Important Dates:

February

8 - Popcorn Friday

12 - PTO Meeting at 4:00pm in the Media Center

19 - 6:30-8pm - Kindergarten Round Up

22 - Popcorn Friday

26 - Rollerama Night - save the date...more info to come

Parents as Partners in Literacy

We are excited to bring this learning opportunity to our parents! Learn practical ways

to help your child become a better reader! This workshop will be led by the BAS Early

Literacy Coaches and will be geared to support parents of K-2 students. Parents will be

provided with ideas and tips to use at home!

When: Friday, February 8, 2019

Time: 9:30-11:30am

Location: Hawkins Elementary

It's Story Time!

Mr. Renner made a few videos of him reading books that are from the book fair. Gather your children and let them hear a story from their principal. More to come soon! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyBTj-djSI0

The Question of the Week

What We Learned

Last week's question focus was about educating you as parents. Take a look at the results of what you thought. As always, we thank you for your input as we plan for future events.


Here's the breakdown about offering parent classes:

53% indicated they are not interested in parent literacy night

17% suggested they might attend depending on who the facilitator

13% noted depending on the time offered

9% said they didn't have time

8% they would participate if childcare was offered

This Week's Question (Click Here)

This week's question is the start time of the P.T.O. meetings. As always, the information you submit is anonymous.

Spencer Girl Scout Troop Clothing Drive

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