Week at a Glance

April 11 to April 15

Big image

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

Big image

DuPage Children's Museum brought magnets for our youngest learners to explore!

Big image

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

Always look on the bright side! :)

Big image
Big image