Welcome to McAuliffe Elementary

March 2019

About Us

Attendance Line: 651-480-7391
Main Office: 651-480-7390

Health Office: 651-480-7395
Kids' Campus: 651-480-7423
Hastings Bus Company: 651-437-1888

DATES TO REMEMBER

MARCH

1 - NO SCHOOL - Morning Conferences, Scholastic Book Fair, & Art Show

4-8 - PTC Food & Fund Drive

4-8 - Dr. Suess Week (See Below)

8 - Sledding Day

10 - Daylight Savings Time (Move clocks forward)

11 -15 - No School - Spring Break


APRIL

4 - Yearbook Orders Due

19 - NO SCHOOL - Good Friday

22 - Full day of school - Calendar Change

SUMMER SCHOOL 2019

Hastings Public Schools offers a Summer Adventure Program (Summer School) free of charge for eligible students. Invitations will be shared with parents during conferences.


The elementary program will run for three weeks from July 8 - July 26, 2019 at McAuliffe Elementary. Classes meet from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Busing will be provided (for those students who live outside of the walking area).

MCAULIFFE SLEDDING DAY

Students will be going sledding on Wednesday, March 7th. They will be walking to the ponding basin behind McAuliffe. Sleds may be dropped off before school and picked up before 8:30pm. Sleds are not allowed on the bus. This fun activity will be led by the PTC.


Sledding Times:

Fourth Grade: 11:30 -12:05 pm

Kindergarten: 12:15-12:50 pm

First Grade: 1:00 -1:35 pm

Second Grade:1:45-2:20 pm

Third Grade: 2:30-3:05 pm


If you wish to volunteer on this day please sign up HERE.

VOLUNTEER SIGN UP

Click here to view and sign up for volunteer opportunities at McAuliffe.

Dr. Suess Week

Students and teachers will be celebrating Read Across America as well as Dr. Seuss's Birthday March 4th-8th. Students may celebrate in the following ways:


Monday, March 4th: The Cat in the Hat Day

Wear your favorite hat and/or stripes!!


Join us from 4:30-6:30PM at the Green Mill

for pizza and a good book to celebrate Dr. Seuss!!


Tuesday, March 5th: Fox in Socks Day


Wear your silliest or mismatched socks!!


Wednesday, March 6th : Wacky Wednesday Day

Dress in your wackiest, mismatched clothes!!


Thursday, March 7th: One Fish, Two Fish Day

Wear red and blue!!


Friday, March 8th: Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book Day

Pajama Day – Wear your jammies, robe, and slippers!

Bring a flashlight for D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything and Read) day!!

FOOD & FUND DRIVE

The McAuliffe PTC is collected items and monetary donations to benefit Hastings Family Service! Students may bring food items to their classrooms.


Make it a Meal Monday - Pennies

Box dinners, side dishes, and/or pennies


Taco Tuesday - Nickels

Salsa, taco seasoning, box taco kit, and/or nickles


Wellness Wednesday - Dimes

Shampoo, soap, toothpaste, ect, and/or dimes


Toiletries Thursday - Quarters

Toilet paper, tissues, ect, and/or quarters


Fruity Friday - Dollars

Canned fruit, 100% fruit juice, and/or dollar bills

SCHOOL SAFETY

The Hastings School District has taken great strides to make sure our schools are safe and our students are connected and know we care about them. We have implemented system wide security measures at all of our sites.

Click on DISTRICT WIDE SAFETY PROCEDURES to learn more.

CLASS PLACEMENTS

Class placement forms are available in the office if you wish to provide specific input into your child's 2019-20 classroom assignment. Please have these forms returned by Friday, April 12th. Please do not phone or email this information to us.
ORDER YOUR MCAULIFFE YEARBOOK HERE

Deadline to order is April 4th. Use School Code: 153372.

2019-20 KINDERGARTEN ENROLLMENT FORMS

Kindergarten registration is now open. You may find enrollment forms here.