Lowell Memo: Issue #30
May 8, 2015
Published by Lowell School & the Lowell PTA
Support Nepal Earthquake Relief: May 11-15
We appreciate your support!
Happy Mother's Day to all of our Lowell moms!
Lowell Beautification Day: Friday, May 15 from 3:30-5:00!
We hope you can join your Lowell friends as we clean up the Lowell grounds and plant
Spring flowers and plants! There will be a limited amount of plants and perennials to be
planted. Water and snacks will be provided. Please bring children, scout troops and
Don't forget your gardening gloves, shovels, rakes, brooms, wheel barrows, and any other
gardening tools you might have. We would also love donations of Spring flowers to fill our
many pots and beds.
See you at Lowell Beautification Day!!!!
Thank you for respecting the many complex factors that go into setting all students up for a wonderful school year!
Check out District 200's Social & Digital Media Parent Survey!
Thank you for a wonderful Teacher Appreciation Week!!
The Green Corner: The Lincoln Marsh
Now that some lovely spring weather has arrived, Wheaton's own Lincoln Marsh invites you to visit. They are hosting an Open House on Saturday, May 16th, from 9am to 1pm, featuring adventure walks, geocaching, scavenger hunts, and more. This area is an invaluable resource for Wheaton residents who seek to enhance their appreciation and involvement in the natural world. Check it out!
Thank you to the many people who helped make the 2015 Lowell 5k a success!
Next years 5k is already in the early planning stages and we are looking for a few people to join us and create a 5k race committee. If you are interested in joining our team please contact Kelly Nielsen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2015-16 Kindergarten Visit: May 13 @ 9:30 a.m.
Can’t be at Discovery Day but would still like to help in a REALLY BIG WAY????
Please consider donating some of the items listed below. There is a collection box for donations in the school office. Please have all donations in by May 29th to allow enough time for the leaders to purchase their remaining items. Thank you!
Items Needed for Discovery Day
- Satin 1/8 ribbon (any color)
- Pony beads
- Colorful Tissue Paper
- Green Pipe Cleaners
- Blowout horns (12 to 24)
- 8 oz Cups (24 cups)
- Plastic forks (12 to 24)
- Bingo game (will be returned)
- Glass marbles/glass stone pieces from Dollar Store
- Large/thick rubber bands
- Girls large size flip flops
- Plain white t-shirts (size youth large and larger)
- Fleece (at least 28 inches wide)
- Round Foil Aluminum Cake Pans – deep ones
- Paper plates
- Plastic bags (gallon, quart and sandwich)
- Paper towels
- Wax Paper
- Small plastic cups
- Long wooden skewers
- Cotton balls
- 3 rolls of soft, absorbent paper towels
- 3 boxes of Kleenex
- 3 disposable tablecloths
- 30 8 oz. size solo cups
- Toilet paper & paper towel rolls
- Small medicine boxes ie benardyl, tums, etc...
- Saran Wrap
- 4 bags large pretzel rods
- 3 bags of white chocolate chips
- 1 small can of Crisco
- 2 bags of small miniature marshmallows
- 5-6 bags semi sweet chocolate chips
- 2 bags mini semi sweet chocolate chips
- 1 package of 30-50 plastic spoons
- 4 jars of rainbow sprinkles
- 3 bars of dark chocolate for tasting
- 3 bars of milk chocolate for tasting
- 35 clear plastic cups
- 1 package wooden skewers
- 1 (5 lbs) bag of potting soil
- Puffy paint
Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon: Friday, June 5
Cook's Night Out Save the Dates: May 27 @ Chipotle!
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Lowell Eagles Learn: Our School Blog
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View the District ESchool Bag!
New 200 Foundation Updates
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