Mrs. Nash's Fifth Grade

May 6, 2016

Fifth grade Dance

5th Grade Dance is TONIGHT

Friday, May 6th 6:00-8:00pm

All students must be signed in & out of the dance

Pre-registration was required

Yearbooks Available

2016 Yearbooks – TODAY IS THE LAST DAY to purchase a yearbook in advance

and get discounted pricing. If you purchase a yearbook online

at by midnight tonight, the price is $35.

The extras will be sold on Monday, May 23rd in the atrium for $40, cash only.

There are only 115 yearbooks available -

be sure to buy yours in advance so you are guaranteed to get one!

Also, you don’t want to miss the yearbook signing party the last week of school with Mrs. Thomas, Ms. Gholston and Ms. Kelly-Taylor.


Happy Mother's Day to all of you wonderful moms! Thank you for supporting your children and encouraging them to strive for success at school! Please enjoy the special things they have made for you and have a wonderful day as your family honors you!

Social Studies Project

Students are working on a culminating Social Studies project that will count as a test grade. They each have chosen a historic person that we have studied this year and are making an ABC book as well as dressing a paper doll to represent their person. We have worked on this project at school and the kiddos are welcomed to take their projects home to work on there. The projects are due next Friday, May 13th.

Relay for Life Week May 9-13

Next week we will be celebrating Relay for Life week with the following fun events:

Monday: PJ Day - Bring $1 and wear your PJs to school. ( Students must still wear school appropriate shoes)

Tuesday: Hat Day -Bring $1 and wear a hat of your choice.

Wednesday - Crazy Hair/Wacky Outfit Day - Bring $1 to ear crazy hair and wacky outfit.

Thursday - Twin Day - Pay $1 and pair with a friend to come dressed as twins!

Friday - Purple Day - Bring $1, dress in purple and visit the photo booth!

End of Year Festivities for Fifth Grade

Flyers came home this week explaining all the activities in store for our Fifth Graders.

May 23rd - Students will travel via school bus to Mt Zion Baptist Church to rehearse for our Fifth Grade Promotion Ceremony. Permission slips must be returned by Friday, May 13th for your child to attend.

May 24th - Field Day/School Picnic begins at 10:00 am. The annual 5th Grade Parade where our students take one last walk through Pharr as the other grade levels cheer them on. You are invited to attend the event which begins at 2:30 pm. Please allow time for parking and signing in at the front desk. (Remember, no parking in the bus lane.)

May 25th - Fifth Grade Awards Ceremony - 10:00 - 12:00 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Students must come to their homeroom as usual on Wednesday morning and will ride the bus to the church. All students should "dress for success" for this special event. No jeans or shorts, please! Parents are welcomed to check their student out following the ceremony following the instructions given in the hand-out.

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!

Thank you all so much for the special treats all week long in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week! You all made me feel really special! Thank you for allowing me to share in your child's education this year! Best wishes to them all as they move on to the next chapter at Middle School!