Peek at the Week

Week of October 19, 2020

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CALENDAR

Monday, Oct. 19

Tuesday, Oct. 20

Wednesday, Oct. 21
  • Mrs. Fritzler's Birthday (Kindergarten Teacher)

Thursday, Oct. 22

  • 4:00 pm - Site Council Meeting

Friday, Oct. 23

Saturday, Oct. 24

  • National Prescription Drug Takeback Event at Walgreens (see information below)
FAMILY PLAYBOOK

This is a “living” document and a place that you can go for the latest information about the school year.

CITY OF ANDOVER CARING AND SHARING PROGRAM 2020

The City of Andover Caring and Sharing Program have provided this Traditional Holiday Program opportunity for families in need for over 20 years. The program provides two to three age appropriate gifts, a warm clothing item, and books to children under twelve and a gift certificate to Target or Wal-Mart to teenage children. All children and their families will receive sacks of staple food items and a large box of ingredients for a holiday dinner, including a turkey.


If you would like to participate in this program, simply click on the link below.

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If you have ordered pictures....

The new company, Strawbridge have a COVID case in their Plant and want to let you know that they are trying to provide a safe work environment and follow CDC guidelines. A section of the lab is quarantined and is slowing them down.


With that in mind, they have decided to put back Picture Re-Take Day to give Strawbridge more time to get picture packets delivered to us.


They are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your flexibility during this challenging year.


https://www.strawbridge.net/

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The Andover Police Department and Walgreens will be hosting a collection site for the National Prescription Drug Take Back Event


This event aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs. We will also collect vape pens or other e-cigarette devices only after the batteries are removed from the devices. The Andover Police Department and the DEA will not be responsible for removing batteries from the devices.


The event will take place on Saturday October 24, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the parking lot of Walgreens at 440 N. Andover Rd Andover, Ks 67002. No needles or liquids.

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Even though Box Tops has gone digital, there are still some products out there that have unexpired traditional clips. If you see the traditional clip on the box, you can still get credit for those as long as they are not expired!

We know getting traditional Box Tops to school this year might be challenging for families. Your safety is important to us, and we want to make sure your school can earn as much as possible during these unprecedented times. That's why we're opening up our fall submission process to ALL Box Tops supporters this year.


Follow the step-by-step instructions on our website to safely submit your clips so they count toward our school's fall check. You can also watch the simple how-to video below for further instructions.

All Box Tops submissions must be postmarked by November 2 to be included in your school's next check. Only unexpired clips will be accepted, and your Coordinator will be notified as soon as your Box Tops are processed. All submissions received by the deadline can take up to 3 weeks to process from that November 2 deadline.

Thank you for your patience and continued support!


https://www.boxtops4education.com/Consumer-Login-Page?returnUrl=/Consumer%20Submit%20Box%20Tops

How to Submit Box Tops Clips

Check out this quick video to see how to correctly submit your Box Tops and earn for your school this fall!

BOX TOP FOR EDUCATION

For over 20 years, Box Tops for Education has given families an easy way to earn cash for their school, with products they already buy.

Now you can simply scan your store receipt with the Box Tops mobile app to identify participating products and instantly add cash to your school's earnings online.


SHARE WITH FRIENDS

It's easy! Go to "Invite Friends" on your Account screen, where you can share via email, text message, social media and more.


Box Tops collected so far: $145.80

Our goal for this year is: $1,000


1. Download the BOX TOP app

2. Choose MEADOWLARK ELEMENTARY in ANDOVER, KS

3. Shop!

4. Scan your receipts

5. The app detects any items that earn box tops

6. See your earnings and how the school is doing!

Andover Public Schools Nutrition Service is looking for great people to become a part of their team.

This is a great way for parents or grandparents to make extra money while the kids are in school!


Immediate openings are available. If you are interested in working with a great group of people, let us hear from you. Starting pay is $11.33 an hour. Experienced applicants may earn more.


Speed up the process by applying at www.usd385.org or call 316-218-4603.

TEACHER FACEBOOK PAGES

See what's happening in our classrooms!

Click on the pictures to open their Facebook page!

CHECK IN AND OUT PROCEDURES

Checking students out

Office staff will conduct all signing in and out of students. Parents may call to check-out students and then the student is sent out to the parent with visual identification. For in-person checking out, once a student is checked out, the parent will go back to their vehicle and the student will be sent out by the office. School Phone Number: 316-218-4630


Checking students in

Staff members will check students in to create a touchless system. Students need to have temperature checked before proceeding to class if they are arriving for the first time that day.