Erin School Friday Folder

March 19th 2021

Upcoming Events

- March 22nd-26th-WI Forward Testing for 4th and 8th grade.

- Friday, March 26th-last day to order your yearbook

- March 29th-April 6th-Spring Break-school resumes on Wednesday, April 7th

- Thursday, April 29th, 4:30pm- 4th Grade Concert and Band Introduction

- May-Virtual Grandparents Day Performance

- Monday May 3rd-NO SCHOOL-Professional Learning Day
- Wednesday, May 5th, 4:00pm- Wax Museum Performance- 3rd Grade
- Wednesday, May 12th, 6:30pm- 8th Grade Music Showcase
- Tuesday, May 18th, 6:30pm- Fine Arts Night- 5th, 6th, and 7th Grades

Covid Update

We are asking that everyone continue to help us mitigate the spread of covid by continuing to wear masks appropriately, sanitize your hands, and monitor your spacing.


Please know we clean and disinfect the building spaces throughout the day.


Like we have been communicating over the last several months, it is imperative you keep your child home if they are experiencing COVID symptoms as outlined on this health screening checklist.


PLEASE help us keep our school open by following our protocols. This year is a marathon, not a sprint.

We are grateful for the support of our Erin families and thank you for your understanding.

Please do not hesitate to reach out with any concerns or questions.


Dr. Kriewaldt and Mrs. Kalina

Help Wanted-Custodial Position Available

This position is responsible for cleaning/disinfecting restrooms and classrooms and other duties as assigned. This is a school year only position beginning April 2021. Hours are 3 to 11 PM. with some flexibility.

Pay range is $16-$17 per hour. No benefits.


If you are interested in this position, please complete a support staff application found on our website www.erinschool.org.


Return the application and a cover letter to the District Office as soon as possible.


Please contact Dr. Kriewaldt if you have any questions.

WI Forward Exam (3rd-8th grade)

Please see this letter from Dr. Kriewaldt and Mrs. Kalina in regards to the exam.

The WI Forward Exam will take place from March 23rd-April 22nd.


This brochure has more information pertaining the WI Forward Exam.

Attendance

If your student is not going to attend school for a day or longer because of a planned activity/vacation please let their teacher and the front office know as soon as possible.

This will give their teacher the time to plan for their absence and send home any homework they can complete while gone.

If your student will be gone for 2 days or more please complete the below anticipated absence form:


Elementary


Middle School


Thank you.

'20-'21 Yearbook

Time to order your yearbook!

If you would like to order a yearbook from Empire photography, click this link to order online. Yearbooks are $12 each. We do have a small amount of envelopes available in the office for those who would rather order with cash or check. Deadline for ordering is Friday March 26th - so don’t delay - order today! Late orders will not be accepted.

Open enrollment window is open

The window for the 2021-2022 school year opens on Monday, February 1st and closes Friday, April 30th.


Wisconsin’s inter-district public school open enrollment program allows parents to apply for their children to attend public school in a school district other than the one in which they reside. Follow this link for more details on the process.

For more information regarding Erin School or Open Enrollment, please contact Open Enrollment Coordinator, Donna Runte at 262-673-3720 ext. 4105.

If your child is currently open enrolled at Erin School you do not need to reapply.

4K and New 5K Kindergarten Registration Enrollment

Time to register your 4-year-old (by 9/1/21) or new to the District 5-year-old (by 9/1/21) for the 2021-22 school year. Please fill out and return the Kindergarten Registration Form. Copies are also available at the front office.

Please turn in forms as soon as possible but before March 26, 2021.

Watch for more information on our 4K Drop-In day scheduled for 5/21/21.

Are you new to the Erin School District with children in grades 4K through 8th and need to enroll them? Please contact Donna Runte at 262-673-3720 ext. 4105 or email runte@erinschool.org.

We offer a 4K extended day for those families that need child care outside of the 4K Classroom.

School Lunches for Virtual Learners

- Menu

- Order Form

- Orders can be placed between 9:00 am Friday and 9:00 am Monday.

- Orders need to be picked up on Wednesdays between 1:45 pm-2:15 pm at the rear entrance of Erin School.


Meals are no cost regardless of free/reduced eligibility until federal funding is exhausted.


Complete one order form per child you are picking up for. Children may only receive 1 lunch per scheduled school day; receiving meals from more than one community location is prohibited.


Questions? Contact Cathy Conway at conway@erinschool.org or (262)673-3720 ext. 4140

PTC News

* Business Shout Out- Due to the Covid pandemic and the many restrictions we are following to keep our Erin community safe, this will be another year of not having our annual Fun Fair.

In years past, we have been honored to have many of our local businesses donate to our silent auction to help us raise money for our school. These businesses have been extremely important to us and we are very grateful to have them as community partners.

Now it is our turn to help those businesses out and return the favor. Each week we will send a shout out to different local businesses who have supported us in the past. It is our turn to support them. Stop in by them, buy lunch, a gift card, purchase something, say thank you, etc.

We all need each other. Together we are stronger.

Thank you local businesses for your support. You are important to Erin School!

This week's SHOUT OUTS go to:

Adventure Rock

Ashippun Nursery

Milwaukee Brewers

Cousins Subs

Douglas Jeweler

* BP gift cards-Order Goeman's BP Gift Cards and help our school! The school makes 8% of the orders you place. Order Goeman's BP Gift Cards by the 1st of the month and they will be ready for pick-up within a week. See order form for more details.
* Do you purchase gift cards? Support Erin School Parent Teacher Club (PTC) at no extra cost to you by purchasing gift cards through the RaiseRight app (formerly Scrip). If you already have a ShopWithScrip Account, sign in and keep shopping. Create a new account by using the Erin School Enrollment code: 5458B62L54L6. View this short video for more info https://youtu.be/BZNu-ftcPKo


FAQ.

Community News

* Girl Scout Cookies-Erin 4th grade troop-Wednesday, March 24th, 3-3.45pm at Erin School


* Erin Soccer Club-referees needed.


* First Tee of Wisconsin-summer program-registration is open.

Erin School District

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