The Dolphin Digest
December 7, 2020
December 7-11- Dolphin Warrior Spirit Week
December 7-11- Fill the Truck South Meck Food Drive
December 9th- CMS Early Release Day
December 10th- Hungry Howie's Smithfield Spirit Night 4pm-10pm
December 14th-18th- Smithfield Winter Spirit Day Week
December 16th- Sabor Smithfield Spirit Night 11am-9pm
December 21st- Last day of 2nd Quarter
December 22nd- January 4th- No School: Winter Break
Fill the Truck Food Drive
Whether at home or at school- get ready to show your WINTER spirit next week!
Smithfield WINTER SPIRIT WEEK (December 14th-18th)
Get ready for some WINTER FUN! Whether at home or at school, get ready to participate and show your spirit!
Monday, December 14th- Flannel and Fuzzy Socks (Wear your favorite flannel shirt & comfy socks)
Tuesday, December 15th- Blizzard Out (Wear anything white)
Wednesday, December 16th- Holiday Dress up (Dress as your favorite holiday character and/or wear holiday headwear (e.g. Santa hat or antlers)
Thursday, December 17th- Ugly Sweaters (Wear an ugly holiday sweater!)
Friday, December 18th- Comfy Day (Wear comfortable clothes! (e.g. sweatpants, pajama pants)
Smithfield School Nurse
Teacher Gifts Info
Some families have inquired about the logistics of giving teacher gifts:
- Teacher gifts can be dropped off at the school any day (M-F) from 8am-2pm (not during winter break holiday).
-Please pull to the front of the school and call the school from your car: 980-343-6550
-A staff member will come to your car to receive any item needing to be dropped off
- We will notify the teacher/staff member that they have an item to pick up in the front office
-Due to the current circumstances, we are unable to receive homemade food items.
Dolphin Warrior Spirit Week
Help us support two very brave Smithfield Dolphins, Jennings and Penelope, as they fight cancer and undergo treatments for leukemia. To show our love and support we will honor them through a spirit week the week of December 7th. On Monday and Tuesday we will wear their favorite colors and Thursday and Friday we will wear colors that represent childhood cancer and Leukemia.
Monday (12/7)- Red for Jennings
Tuesday (12/8)- Green for Penelope
Thursday (12/10)- Gold for childhood cancer
Friday (12/11)- Orange for Leukemia
QHMS Future Falcons Virtual Open House
Join us to learn more, and ask
questions about our leadership
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9th 6:30pm-7:30pm
Registration is required.
School Choice Lottery Round 1: November 30 - December 13, 2020
School of Leadership
Registration Link (Spanish):
Live Zoom Link: https://bit.ly/3mDSnyv
Wilson STEM Academy Perspective CMS Family Session
Great things are happening at Wilson STEM Academy! Please help us in encouraging any perspective CMS Families to join them on Thursday, December 10th from 6-7pm for our special virtual Open House event at https://bit.ly/WSA121020
This is a great opportunity for families to learn more about our amazing STEM-based elective classes, meet some of our staff, and much more.
Attached you will find a document that contains direct links for families to view and/or submit prior to open house: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/10wRZ76_yHjOURCupW5XNh-qQTPoJ0q65ap7AEM02Fqk/edit?usp=sharing
2. RSVP Form* Please have families RSVP to reserve their spot.
3. Counselor Connection Page
Free Flu Shots
Mecklenburg County Health Department will have a Free Flu Vaccine event on Saturday 12/12 at Valerie C. Woodward (3205 Freedom Drive). They will also be offering COVID testing at this event.
There are flyers available in multiple languages, found here:https://www.mecknc.gov/HealthDepartment/Flu/Pages/Communication-Resources.aspx
Emily's Wonder Lab on Netlix
If your child is working remotely on Friday and you would like them to attend this free presentation, more information and the sign up link can be found here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfNj6DI5AxQIzp03IYZVcdSa9NCpKy0mS4JMttT7K6ozbRwPA/viewform
Requests to transfer between Plan B and Full Remote Academy
Dolphin Warrior Week- Monday: RED for Jennings!
Each child will have an Agenda that will go between home and school every day.
Weekly ConnectEd email newsletters
Facebook (Smithfield PTA):
School Website: http://schools.cms.k12.nc.us/smithfieldES