NHW Cub Connection

October 2019

District Wide STEAM Night

The Red Lion Area School District invites you to our Grade 3 Elementary Food & Water Science Night. More information will be coming home soon. This event will be held November 14, 2019 from 6:00-8:00pm at the Red Lion Area Junior High School.
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Parent Teacher Conferences

Our conference dates for grade K-6 students are:


  • Thursday, November 21st (5:00pm - 8:00pm)
  • Monday, November 25th (8:00am - 8:00pm)
  • Tuesday, November 26th (8:00am - 12:00pm)


More information will be coming soon regarding scheduling a parent/teacher conference.

Health Room

Flu Vaccine Clinic


Information was sent home in August about the upcoming influenza vaccination clinic offered by Health Hero PA in our Red Lion schools. This program is a voluntary program at school to help prevent the flu, a common disease that impacts student absenteeism. To help you keep your child well, Health Hero will be providing injectiable flu vaccinations on Tuesday, October 8th at the Red Lion Area School District. To take part in this program, please return the consent forms that were sent out or contact your child's school nurse for another one to be sent home with your child(ren).



Medication Policy Reminder:


Please do not send medication to school with your child. School policy states that any medication must be brought to the health room by an adult. This includes over-the -counter medications, too.


Parent reminder: All Kindergarten and 6th grade students need to submit a completed physical form along with updated immunization records by November 15, 2019.


Halloween Safety for Kids:

Children love Halloween! They get to dress up and get free candy! Give your kids some precious Halloween memories that they'll have for life.


Some of your kids already know things that they can do to be safe, like how to cross the street, not to talk to or go with strangers and things like that. Here are some tips that we have just for your kids, to help keep them safe on Halloween night! You are never too young to learn!


* Make sure your child carries a flashlight, glow stick, or has reflective tape on their costume to make them more visible to cars.

* Never, ever go into a stranger's house or even ring their door for treats unless your parents are with you and say that it's okay. There are some people in life that aren't very nice to kids and you have to be careful. Always make sure that your adult is within sight when you go out trick-or-treating.

* Instruct your children not to eat any treats until they bring them home to be examined by you.

Elementary Building Cross Country Meet

The annual elementary buildings cross country meets will be held on the following dates for grades 4-6:


CV- October 8 @ 1:15 (Rain Date is October 11)

LG- October 8 @ 9:30 (Rain Date is October 10)

LJM- October 4 @ 9:30 (Rain Date is October 9)

MG- October 4 @ 9:30 (Rain Date is October 11)

NHW- October 9 @ 9:30 (Rain Date is October 10)

PV- October 3 @ 9:30 (Rain Date is October 7)

District Cross Country Meet - 1st Annual Haunted Mile

All participants should PRE-REGISTER at https://tinyurl.com/2019hauntedmile by October 5th.
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Morning Drop-Offs

In the interest of safety, it is very important that only two cars at a time are unloading to drop off students near the mailbox in the morning. If students are let off prior to that point, then children are walking unattended through our parking lot while cars are still moving, which is not allowed. This line is the "fast lane" for those parents that need to drop as soon as the bell rings and leave the school area. If you are waiting till the buses leave and want to drop at the front of the school, please park in the parking area and wait for all buses/other vehicles to leave upon entering the circle area. Please do not wait in the "fast lane" as you will hold up that line for those needing to exit quickly.


In addition, please remain in the line and do not pass other cars, as this is unsafe as well. The only place that students should be dropped off while buses are out front is near the mailbox. Please do not pull into the handicap parking spots to drop off students. In the event of bad weather, once all buses have unloaded, you may pull around to the front of the school and drop students at the front door. However, this can only be after all buses have unloaded. It is important that everyone follows these rules in order to keep all students at NHW safe.

School Store

Students will be shopping after lunch. If you wish your child to shop, please place money in an envelope marked with the amount inside and your child's name on the front. Please do not send large amounts of cash. ($5.00 is recommended) Most items are less than $1.00.


We thank Mrs. Conley, our PTO President, this year for helping to organize this event.

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Picture Re-Takes

WHEN: October 25, 2019 9:15AM - 10:30AM

WHERE: NHW


Picture re-takes will be for those students who were absent, new to the school, or need a picture re-take. Please see Ms. Marcules with any questions, or to make arrangements. Picture packages must be returned before day of re-take. Any PM kindergarten children must be brought to the school at 9:30am.

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September Students of the Month

Congratulations to the below students who were chosen as Student of the Month for September 2019. Mrs. Gold phoned home to all the families, and will be holding a special lunch with them.



Kindergarten -- Emmarae D.

Grade 1 -- Briar T.

Grade 2 -- Skylar O.

Grade 3 -- Jax K.

Grade 4 -- Gavan G.

Grade 5 -- Graham S.

Grade 6 -- Ethan R.

Calendar of Events

Please visit www.rlasd.net and click on ‘Select a Campus’. Locate your school and view ‘Calendar’ on the home page for a complete calendar of events from August through June as they become available.


Upcoming:


10/1 - Grade 4 Field Trip

10/1 - PTO Fall Book Fair (KAM, KPM, Grade 1, Grade 2, and Grade 3)

10/2 - PTO Fall Book Fair (Grade 4 and Grade 5)

10/2 - PTO Fall Book Fair Parent Shopping - 5:00pm till 7:00pm @ NHW Lobby

10/2 - Bowling Permission Slips Due

10/3 - Elementary Disney Day

10/3 - School Board Meeting 7PM @ Education Center

10/3 - PTO Fall Book Fair (Grade 6 and absentee shopping)

10/3 - Grade 4 Field Trip (rain date)

10/4 - PTO Fall Book Fair (absentee shopping only in AM)

10/4 - Bowling After School (1st Session)

10/8 - Health Hero Flu Shots Today

10/9 - Cross Country Meet at NHW (Grades 4-6 - 9:30am-11am) - Parents invited

10/9 - PTO Meeting 6pm in Library

10/10 - Cross Country Meet at NHW (Grades 4-6 rain date)

10/11 - Bowling After School

10/12 - 1st Annual Haunted Mile Cross Country 8am - noon

10/14 - No School - Office is Closed

10/17 - School Board Meeting 7pm @ Education Center

10/17 - Grade 2 Field Trip to SH (9am-1:30pm)

10/17 - Northeast Shakeout Earthquake Drill in AM

10/18 - Bowling After School

10/19 - 1st Annual Haunted Mile Cross Country (rain date)

10/21 - Permission Slips Due for Good News Club

10/23 -- Good News Club After School till 4:45pm (1st session)

10/25 - School Store at Lunch

10/25 - Fall Picture Re-Take Day (9:15am - 10:30am)

10/25 - Bowling After School

10/28 - 2-hour delay / Modified Kindergarten Schedule AM -- 11am - 12:50 PM -- 1:30-3:20

10/28 - End of Marking Period # 1

10/28 - Red Lion Halloween Parade 7pm

10/29 - Marking Period # 2 Begins

10/30 -- Good News Club After School till 4:45pm

10/31 - Halloween

10/31 - Boxtops Due Today

10/31 - Trick-or-Treat Locations : Red Lion Borough 6-8pm Windsor Twp 6-8pm

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