Week at a Glance
April 11 to April 15
Thanks to all who ordered Potbelly to support our PTO. Last night was pretty fun with two Edgewood Eagles in attendance. :)
"A" Week Mid-day Collaboration
Monday, April 11- Welcome to another full and eventful week!
Tuesday, April 12- PARCC testing begins this AM- Chrome carts will be used for assessments. Please refrain from streaming any videos in the classrooms each morning that we are testing.
I will make daily reminders for our students and staff to ensure that our hallways are quiet during our test sessions. Test Administrators: Please be sure to hang a "We are testing" sign on your door during your PARCC sessions.
Wednesday, April 13- Grades must be completed in Skyward, by 8:00 A.M.
PARCC testing in the AM
Thursday, April 14- PARCC testing in the AM
7:00 P.M. PTO 2.0 meeting- Dr. Bill Schmidt is guest presenter, and staff reps are Trina, Melanie and Laura S.
Friday, April 15- PARCC testing in the AM
Report cards go home with students
Weekly PD Opportunity- Please read blog below...it is affirming and also thought-provoking as we strive to focus on specific instructional methods as teachers of reading
3rd grade- Fortune Teller Math Fluency Practice
DuPage Children's Museum brought magnets for our youngest learners to explore!
Upcoming dates and events to keep in mind...
Monday, April 18- PARCC testing in the AM
3:00 to 4:00 P.M. Monday Individual Reflection, for all staff
Tuesday, April 19- PARCC testing in the AM
Lunch in the classrooms today
1st and 2nd grade musical practice in the morning- Robyn has a sub for classes
1:30 P.M. Musical performance in the Gym
6:30 P.M. Chorus and Musical performances at JJHS
Wednesday, April 20- PARCC testing in the AM
Thursday, April 21- PARCC testing in the AM
Friday, April 22- Earth Day
PARCC testing in the AM
6th Grade Step-Up Day, at JJHS-- Bus will leave at 12:40 P.M. and return at 2:40 P.M.
Saturday, April 23- Young Authors Conference, at JJHS. If you are able to lead a session during the morning of the Conference, please contact Kelly Neylon ASAP. Thanks so much for your time if you are available to help!!
Monday, April 25- 3:00 to 4:00 Monday Meeting, for certified staff
Wednesday, April 27- Follow Friday Schedule
Thursday, April 28- End of PARCC test sessions- make-ups will be conducted the following week
6:30 to 8:00 OPEN HOUSE/6th Grade Living Dewey Museum/PTO Ice Cream Social
Friday, April 29- In-service day for staff- no school for students