Eagleville Elementary-Eagles Nest

Dr. Harmer Principal 4/21/23

Message from Dr. Harmer-PSSA Begins Grades 3 & 4

All 3rd and 4th grade students will take the ELA PSSA test Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday next week. It is important that students do the following:

  • Show us what you learned, or in other words it is ok to be show off!
  • Get a good night's rest
  • Eat breakfast
  • Charge your Chromebook
  • Most importantly do your best!

Thank you,

Dr. Harmer

4/25-4/27 ELA PSSA 3rd and 4th Grade

4/28 Bingo Night 6:30-8PM

5/2-5/3 Math PSSA 3rd and 4th Grade

5/4-5/5 Science PSSA 4th Grade

5/8 4th Grade Spring Concert held at Arrowhead 7-8:30PM

5/16 No School

5/17 Field Day

5/19 Blacktop Spring Party 6-8:30PM

5/26 No School

5/29 Memorial Day No School


Dr. Kelley Harmer

Eagleville Principal

Art Show and Family Book Fair Night!

As Always the Book Fair was a Big Hit this Past Week

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Art Goes to School Visits Eagleville

Our essential question in 1T this week is all about animals. First grade is doing animal research on PebbleGo!

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Measuring Area and Perimeter in 4L

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Kid Writing in Kinder, Look Closely the Caterpillars have arrived!

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Please enjoy this music video for upcoming Eid holiday. Check it out at the link below

Eid Music Video | Dance With Us
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Share the Love!

Every day Methacton teachers and staff members go above and beyond for our children. The month of May is National Teacher & Staff Appreciation Month. This is our chance to SHARE THE LOVE!

Your SHARE THE LOVE donation is a testimony to our love, thanks, and gratitude for Methacton teachers & staff. Recognize your child's current and former teachers with a SHARE THE LOVE certificate and personal message. Certificates will be delivered on your behalf for the next month. Visit our website for more information, and to place your order!

Thank you for sharing (and showing) the love!

Donations will support innovative educational opportunities for Methacton students through the Methacton Education Foundation! Donations are tax-deductible to the extent of the law.

Eagle Feather Recipients 4/21/23

Interested in a Methacton Track Clinic?

Date: 4/27/2023 - 6/3/2023
Days: Tu, Th, Sa
Time: 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Methacton High School: Stadium Track

https://methacton.revtrak.net/WS-Redirect/?wsresource=//eventDetail2.html%3Fid%3D1359328%26__

Band Day May 6th Flyer

Family Bingo Night 4-28 Sponsored by Eagleville Home and School-Registration Form

PSSA-Success and Celebration

To prepare for the PSSAs, our school is conducting several activities to promote a culture of success and celebration around testing:

1. Conversations and assemblies will provide positive mindset and set test expectations.

2. Students will work together to develop motivational posters for display in testing classrooms.

3. Building-wide celebration is planned for each school that reaches the test participation goal of 95%.

PSSA testing will occur on the dates listed here. To learn more about the PSSA, please join us for a Parent Information webinar with our administration on Tuesday, March 21 at 6:30pm. Click the hyperlinked dates for a direct link to either session. You can also submit your questions here.

Our commitment to the success of your child and all children is our mission. Thank you for your continued support of Methacton Schools.

PSSA Dates Please Mark your Calendar 3rd and 4th Grade Families

Dear 3rd and 4th Grade Eagleville Families,



Below are the testing weeks for ELA, Math and Science. Note: Grade 4 students (only) will participate in the Science PSSA.


Grade 3 and 4 ELA PSSA testing dates will be the week of April 24th to 28th.

ELA testing dates will be April 25th, 26th, and 27th.


Grade 3 and 4 Math PSSA testing will be the week of May 1st-5th.

NOTE: Math testing dates will be May 2nd and 3rd.


Grade 4 Science PSSA testing dates (for grade 4 only) will be May 4th and May 5th.


We wanted to give our families a heads up prior to our PSSA testing and we are looking for 100% student participation.


Dr. Harmer

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Nurse Kelly's Corner

Nurse Kelly is requesting Tissue Donations

Please consider donating a box馃檪

Nutrition: Vitamin D

What is Vitamin D?

People need vitamin D to help the body absorb calcium. Without it, calcium can't get where it needs

Where Does Vitamin D Come From?

The Sun: Our bodies make vitamin D when our skin is exposed to the sun. It's hard to get enough vitamin D from the sun, though. Most kids and adults spend lots of time indoors at school and work. When outdoors, it's important to protect skin to prevent skin cancer and skin damage from too much sun exposure.

Food: Very few foods have vitamin D naturally. The foods with the most are fatty fish (like salmon and tuna), liver, eggs and fish oils. Kids don't eat these foods a lot. That's why food companies add vitamin D to milk, yogurt, baby formula, juice, cereal, and other foods.

Supplements: To get enough vitamin D, children often need to take a multivitamin with vitamin D or a vitamin D supplement. Vitamin D is sometimes labeled as vitamin D3.


https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/calcium.html#:~:text=Young%20kids%20and%20babies%20need,sometimes%20sore%20or%20weak%20muscles.

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Counselor's Corner

Getting outside is good for children in so many ways!

1. Vitamin C

2. Can lessen anxiety

3. May help improve sleep

4. Can improve focus

5. Can help immune system

Let鈥檚 encourage children to get outside and enjoy this beautiful weather!

Thank you for all of your support!

x41207 or email kkulp@methacton.org.

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School Bus Safety is EVERYONE'S Responsibility. Click the button above for an infographic on Pennsylvania's School Bus Stopping Law.

How Can I Donate to the Backpack Program


There are several ways you can contribute to the Backpack Program:

Collection Bins

路 Donations can be dropped off (Monday thru Friday) at the Methacton High School East Wing or Arcola Intermediate School. Collection bins are located near the entrance.

Amazon

You can place an order through Amazon and ship it directly to the High School. Please remember to select, "No Weekend Delivery". The address is:

Methacton High School

c/o Backpack Program

1005 Kriebel Mill Rd.

Eagleville, PA 19403

路 Link to donate directly: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/Y75GZGW6DXNJ?ref_=wl_share&fbclid=lwAR1

What items can I donate?

Individual Serving Food Items Needed

路 Single serving boxes of milk (shelf-stable/not refrigerated)

路 Mini Cereal Boxes

路 Canned Soup (cans with "pop tops")

路 Oatmeal packets or cups

路 Applesauce and Fruit Cups

路 Chef Boyardee, Hormel, Dinty Moore Meals, etc.

路 Easy Mac Cups

路 Cracker packs

路 Sweet Snacks: Fruit gummies, pudding, granola bars, etc.

路 Salty Snacks: Pretzel packs, Goldfish, Popcorn, etc.

路 100% Juice boxes

New Five Day Schedule

All the elementary schools will be operating on a five day (1,2,3,4,5) day cycle. The first day of school in day 1, the second day of school is day 2, etc. This will prevent students from missing certain classes that happen on certain days of the week. The link below will give you the days numbered for the entire year.

Methacton-Health and Safety Plan

Please see the most current Methacton Health and Safety Plan

Volunteering-Approval Process

Volunteers are needed for all of the activities and functions sponsored by Eagleville's Home & School! To get involved, please contact any Executive Board Member or the Committee Chairperson of any activity you are interested in becoming a volunteer.

All volunteers must have obtained their clearances to participate in any capacity.

Please visit https://www.methacton.org/volunteer or see the attached procedures to begin the process.


President: Beth Farrell - Eaglevillepresident@gmail.com

Vice President: Jodi Kohar - EaglevilleVP@gmail.com

Treasurer: Tara Ryan-Schill- Eaglevilletreasurer28@gmail.com

Recording Secretary: Sarah Reilly - Eaglevillesecretary@gmail.com

Corresponding Secretary: Noelle Mullen - Eaglevillesecretary@gmail.com

Attendance

If your child is absent/tardy, please call the Child Check Line at 610-831-5325 and give your child鈥檚 name, grade, teacher鈥檚 name and a reason for the absence. Your child is considered 鈥渦nexcused鈥 until we receive that information. If we not receive a message from you, we will 鈥渁ttempt鈥 to reach you.

Important Bus Rider Information

Just a reminder that students must ride home on the buses that they are assigned. Notes from the parents giving them permission to ride home on another bus is not permissible. Thanks in advance for your cooperation.

Bus stops and times will posted to Power School on August 22nd after 7 PM

LobbyGuard-Entrance to Building

All visitors to the building must have a valid driver's license or US passport when volunteering and signing in or signing out your child.

Student Birthdays

Due to food allergy reasons, we are not permitting edible birthday treats to be brought into school. We realize that birthdays are special to our students and families. We appreciate your support.
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Substitute teacher pay raise! Join our team!

Methacton School District & STS (The Sub Service) have partnered to provide a $150 per week PAY RAISE to substitute teachers who commit to five days a week!


Join a passionate team of educators and pursue a rewarding career path all while impacting the lives of children in an exemplary learning environment!


STS provides all necessary training and resources to support a successful partnership.


APPLY TODAY!: https://help.thesubservice.com/methacton-open-positions

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