The Bobcat Beat
Fern Hill Elementary School, June 1, 2020
We have our 5th grade Drive Through Celebration on Tuesday, June 2nd. (FYI: That same day, we also have a HHS and EHS Senior Drive Through).
Additionally, the graduation ceremony video is complete and we will send it out on Tuesday, June 2nd to our fifth grade families for you to enjoy at your convenience.
In order to minimize traffic, please do your best to abide by the schedule below.
Cullen's Class: 1:00pm
Dean's Class: 1:15pm
Mulvey's Class: 1:30pm
Stout's Class: 1:45pm
- Please have your 5th grade child sit in the seat behind the driver. This will be the best
location for your child to see and wave to the teachers and staff.
- Please drive slowly as you drive through and keep moving.
- You are invited to decorate your car to celebrate if you are interested in doing so. This is
- Everyone must stay in the car. In our hearts and minds, we will be hugging you, but we will remain at a safe distance.
Parent Pick Up of Supplies
On June 9th, 10th, & 11th families will have times by child's last name initial (Example Rebecca Eberly would come on the day E is designated).
If for some reason, you cannot make this time, please reach out to Ms. Jeannette Zoretic at firstname.lastname@example.org. ALL ITEMS THAT ARE NOT PICKED UP WILL BE DISCARDED.
Kindergarten - 4th grade students will receive the items left in the desk and cubby, (including instruments) and if you ordered yearbooks and Be Kind t-shirts.
While 5th grade students will receive everything from the desk, cubby, finished art work, yearbooks, graduation certificate, memory books, middle school tshirts, Be Kind tshirts (if you ordered), and surprise gift from the PTO.
Tuesday, 6/9 930-11 Gym Door: A - C
Tuesday 6/9 1-330 Gym Door: D - G
Wednesday 6/10 930-11 Gym Door: H - L
Wednesday, 6/10 1-330 Gym Door: M - O
Thursday, 6/11 930-11 Gym Door: P - S
Thursday, 6/11 130-3 Gym Door: T - Z
We will have bins for you to return library books. Also, if your child has a school-assigned instrument, we will have a location for you to drop that off during the above time slot as well.
- Parents/guardians will enter the parking lot near the front of the building, off of FernHill Rd
- Stay in the line.
- Stay in your car.
- Have a sign visible with your child's name and teacher's name on a piece of paper for you to hold up to your window.
- We will have staff to read the sign and retrieve your child's bag of belongings.
- You will open the trunk or a back seat (where no one is sitting) and we will put the bag in your car.
We encourage you to wear masks during this process. Our staff will have on masks and gloves and will abide by social distancing.
Hi, I'm Allie P. For my fourth grade Passion Project, I am doing a Snack Drive for Essential Workers. I am collecting snack bars, water bottles, small chip packages, and other pre-packaged snacks to donate. You can also donate a gift card to Amazon or Giant. Please consider donating by dropping off snacks at the gym doors at school between June 9th -11th (during the parent pick up). If you have questions please email email@example.com
Kindergarten & New Student Registration
Please encourage your friends/neighbors to register ASAP, we use these #s to determine our staffing (number of teachers).
If you or someone you know has a child who is turning 5 before September 1, 2020, it is time to enroll them in kindergarten here at Fern Hill. Simply go to our district site, www.wcasd.net, and click on the enrollment icon. Please scan all necessary documents if possible: birth certificate, immunizations, health records, dental records and 2 proofs of residency. We will reach out to you to set up an appointment to complete the registration.
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Special Area Options this Week
Summer Resource Guide for Wellness and Fun
2019-20 PTO Feedback Requested
Please take a few minutes to answer the questions below. Thank you for your time!
YEARBOOKS HAVE ARRIVED(46 remaining)!
In case, you don't remember if you ordered. Here is the list of orders that I have so far:
4 PAYMENT OPTIONS: (**Price is $25 and supplies will be on a first come, first serve basis)
1)You can order your yearbook via the school store on our membership toolkit website. Here is the store link: https://fernhillpto.membershiptoolkit.com/form/m/106510 There is a small fee there.
For these next 3 OPTIONS(Email firstname.lastname@example.org with student/teacher and payment method)
2)Mail a $25 check made out to: Fern Hill PTO to Melanie Olsen, 1116 Phoenixville Pike, WC, PA 19380.
4) Venmo @Melanie-Olsen-9 and and I will write the PTO a check.
LAST CALL: GET THOSE TRIBUTE VIDEOS IN FOR MR. MULVEY AND MRS. MCCULLOUGH’S RETIREMENT GIFT TODAY-Due by Sunday, May 31st! Tribute link for Mrs. McCullough: https://www.tribute.co/angela-mccullough/
Tribute link for Mr. Mulvey: https://www.tribute.co/mr-mulvey/
Questions: Please email PTO Co-President Melanie Olsen (email@example.com).
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As you know, in order to volunteer, you will need your clearances. We recommend spending time during the summer updating/renewing or getting for the first time. We need you to bring a copy of your clearances for our records.
Feel free to visit the District's Community Bulletin Board to learn about events/clubs/activities happening in our community!
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The District created this website to provide parents with ideas to extend learning beyond the classroom and in their child's high-interest areas, if you are interested in exploring.