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Osceola Science Charter School Newsletter - Nov 17 2017

Prinicpals Corner


Hello Parents,

We are beginning to experience cooler temperatures. That being said, we wanted to send a reminder regarding uniform sweaters/jackets. Students are permitted to wear non uniform sweaters/jackets to school, but are not permitted to wear them during school hours. All sweaters worn during the day must be school uniform containing the Osceola Science school logo. If your child is in need of a school sweater you may purchase one at Risse Brothers School Uniforms, contact information below.

Risse Brothers School Uniforms

100 Candace Drive Maitland, FL 32751



Picture Day Retake:

Mark your calendars…picture day retakes are scheduled for Thursday, December 7th.

Achievement Corner

Congratulations to Nada!

Osceola Science Charter School won the Study Island Summer Reading Contest in two categories

Top School and Top Student.

Congratulations to Nada, our winning student!

Nada receives a Chromebook and a $100 gift card to Amazon. Our school receives a $250 gift card for Staples and a $250 gift card for Dominos for a school pizza party.

Upcoming Events

-Friday, November 17

Chick-Fil-A Spirit Day

ALL DAY! Simply mention OSCS @ register

Spin the Wheel 5 - 8 pm

-Tuesday, November 21

Teacher Appreciation Thanksgiving Luncheon 1015 - 1130 am

(Wanted 3 or 4 volunteers to cover lunch duty for teachers)

-Wednesday, November 22

Teacher Non-Work Day/Student Holiday

-Thursday, November 23


Teacher/Student Holiday

-Friday, Novermber 24

Teacher Non-Work Day/Student Holiday

-Tuesday, November 28

Culvers Share Night 4 - 8 pm

mention OSCS @register

-Thursday, November 30

2nd Grade Field Trip

-Thursday, December 7

Picture retake

3rd Grade Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) Parent Night

OSCS 2017-2018 FSA Information Session for our 3rd and 4th grade families took place on Thursday, November 16. Many families were in attendance in support to our efforts for academic excellence. During this session important assessment information was shared including testing expectations, format, dates, and promotion criteria. Thank you for your continuous support!

Orlando Science Center Overnight Trip

Who: Students and Parents of Orlando Science, Seminole Science, and Osceola Science (siblings age 5 and older are also welcome to attend).

When: Friday, January 19th at 5:30pm through Saturday, January 20th at 10:00am

Where: Orlando Science Center

Cost: $50 per person

- Payments can be made online ONLY on www.schoolpay.com.

- Payment Deadline: Wednesday, January 1st

*Every student must be accompanied by an adult. A parent/guardian may chaperone more than one sibling. All chaperones MUST be an approved Oasis volunteer to attend.

There are a limited number of spots, so please sign up ASAP.

If you are attending and plan on using your annual pass, please let us know. You may use your pass to receive free admission for one adult.

If you have any questions please e-mail mallory.young@osceolascience.org.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Ms. Gatdula's 2nd Grade class finished their Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Novel Study! To celebrate, students were rewarded with a movie party to watch the movie version of the book.

Teachers Appreciation Thanksgiving Luncheon

Hi Parents,

The Teacher Appreciation Thanksgiving Luncheon, will be held Tuesday, November 21. We have received several RSVP already and are hoping to have a wonderful spread of food for our amazing teachers. We are also seeking 3 to 4 gracious parents to assist with Lunch Duty on Tuesday, November 21st so our teachers can enjoy their lunch.


As a reminder these are the grade assignments:

Please RSVP what you’re bringing to Christy Jenkel via email: Christyjenkel@hotmail.com

Kindergarten: Side Dishes

1st grade: Desserts

2nd grade: Side Dishes

3rd grade: Main Dishes

4th grade: Drinks/Plastic Wear/Paper Products

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Osceola Science Charter School

Orlando Science Schools, with its 8 years of successful learning, is excited to announce its expansion into Osceola County with the opening of Osceola Science Charter School for the 2016-2017 school year in Kissimmee, FL.

Osceola Science Charter School (OSCS) is a S.T.E.M focused Osceola County Tuition Free Public Charter School that is approved by Osceola County School Board. OSCS offers a K-8 experience devoted to enriching the lives of students with an integration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, S.T.E.M., curriculum and a diverse student population that seeks to achieve a well rounded educational experience. Give your child the education they deserve! OSCS offers a fulltime Gifted program, Hands-on and project-based learning approaches along with a research based curriculum encourage students to think above and beyond to reach their highest educational goals.