MLK Parent Newsletter

February 14, 2021

Updates and Reminders

  • NO School on Monday, February 15th.

  • The Virtual Scholastic Book Fair will run February 15th thru February 28th. Please visit the website to purchase books for your children.

  • Please make sure your child wears a clean mask to school everyday. I included a video below that we showed our students during our announcements on how to properly wear their masks.

  • On Tuesday, February 16th your child will receive a new drive-thru/pick-up name card. Please be sure to have this with you when picking up your children.

  • VIP Virtual Hang Out Lounge for Students every Wednesday K-3 12:30; 4-6 1:00 p.m.

  • Thank you for encouraging your child to meet their Lexia minutes everyday! MLK had one of the highest Lexia usage districtwide in the last four weeks and had the highest Lexia usage districtwide for the entire year!

  • Family Healthcare Network will have their Mobile Health Center at MLK on February 17th from 1-5pm. Please call 559-909-4908 to schedule your appointment. Walk-ins are welcome.

  • Parent Workshop: The Dangers of Social Media, February 25th, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. via Zoom. We will send the link to Zoom via Remind on the afternoon of 2/25/21.

  • Next Week's MVP Trait is: Most Improved. For Distance Learning Students you can stop by Monday thru Friday between 8:15 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. or after 1:00 p.m.

  • If you are sick with or are experiencing COVID related symptoms, we ask that you avoid coming to MLK please give us a call at 585-3715 so we can advice of the next steps.

  • The Kings County COVID-19 Mobile Testing Schedule for February is below.

  • Meal Service for distance learning students: Wednesday’s 1:30pm-2:45pm at JFK JR. High and Woodrow Wilson and from 4:00pm-5:00pm at the Richmond Elementary School

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Wear It Well: A Mask How-To for Kids