MaST II Wednesday Envelope

Weekly Announcements - 11/03

UPCOMING EVENTS & DATES

Report Cards coming home Thursday, November 4th!

Check your child's backpack tomorrow! Report cards are coming home. If your child is absent, we will be mailing report cards home on Friday.

Skating Party - November 9th

PhillySkate Plex

11586 Roosevelt Blvd.

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM


Tickets are $5. Skates are not included. You can bring your own skates for free or rent from the rink for $5.00. Food will be available for purchase at the rink. No outside food or beverages may be brought in.

Veterans' Day - November 11th

SCHOOL CLOSED!


We honor all who served!

Picture Retake Days

  • Tacony November 16th & Lawncrest November 18th
  • All students and staff members who were absent on the original picture day or those who started at MaST II after picture day will need to get their picture taken.
  • Any students who are getting their picture retaken must return the entire purchased package. Retake pictures cannot be taken without the package.
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IMPORTANT REMINDERS

PLC Applicants Still Needed!

We are in need of some high school parent applicants. Please fill this out if interested and if you would be able to make a meeting each month on the first Wednesday of the month at 4:30 PM.


Those who have applied already will be getting communication soon!


Form:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc9IpMgTjbAjwQ8emGy8jTr5-rjwHPaZ28pbWJVJLCRSHeS3Q/viewform

MaST II Start Times

We've had an increase in latenesses recently and wanted to make you aware of school start times. Please remember students should arrive to school on time. Official start times are:


7:40 AM - 9th - 11th Gr.

7:45 AM - 7th & 8th Gr.

8:00 AM - 1st -6th Gr.
8:15 AM - Kindergarten KA Students

8:45 am - Kindergarten KB Students

Music Lessons

If you've signed up for instrument lessons this year, please remember to join our Remind group by texting @mast3inst to 81010. Make sure you've filled out our lessons form (attached here) so that we can make sure everyone is scheduled appropriately! If you have any issues or questions, please email Mr. Kurtas at gkurtas@mast3.org.

MaST II Tacony Parking Placard Gr. 3-8

MaST II Tacony Parents/Guardians,


Within the next few days, students in grades 3-8 will be sent home with three new parent pickup placards that parents/guardians must hold up during parent pickup. All three placards are identical, and parents/guardians should distribute as they see fit to anybody who is authorized to pick up their student(s). These placards replace the old placards previously issued. Old placards should be discarded.

In the near future, we will be piloting a new system we hope will improve dismissal speed. Each student is assigned a number, and that number is displayed on the new placards being issued. If parents/guardians have siblings in the school or are picking up multiple students, the parent/guardian should hold up each individual student’s placard for our staff members to see upon entering the parking lot. There is nothing parents/guardians need to do differently - they simply need to distribute these new placards to anyone that is authorized to pick up and display it for staff upon arriving for parent pickup. If you lose your placard or need a reprint, please contact your student’s homeroom teacher and the teacher will coordinate a new one being printed. Once again, this only applies to grades 3-8 and does not apply to high school.


Please begin using the new placard the next day after the placards are sent home (which, again, will be within the next few days)


Thank you,


MaST II Tacony Administration