News Around The Creek
July 28, 2014 , Welcome back to a New School Year, track 4!
July 28: First Day of School Track 4
July 29 : PTA Meeting 7-8pm, media center
August 1: Kindergarten Open House, Track 4, 4pm
August 4: Tea & Tissues, Kindergarten parents Track 4, 8:15-9:15am
August 5: Open House, grades 1-5, Track 4, 5-5:30; 5:35-6:05
August 5 : Go, Play, Save book or money due , tracks 1 & 2
August 19 : Go Play Save book or money due, tracks 3 & 4
Tuesday, July 29th from 7-8 in the media center is the first general PTA meeting. We will be approving the budget, swearing in SIP representative and discussing the PTA's Project for the Year. Please consider attending. We hope to make this a great year.
Name The Garden Contest:
Our new School Learning Garden is located on the 3-5 playground right outside the cafeteria doors! Students in grades 3-5 can visit during their recess time and K-2 teachers can take a moment immediately before or after lunch to take their class to go take a peak. The winner will be featured in next years yearbook!!
Have fun visiting the garden and submitting your contest ideas!
Tea & Tissues : A Special Event for Kindergarten Parents (track 4)
Tea and Tissues - Track 4
The PTA will be hosting a new and special event for Kindergarten parents on Monday, August 4th for Track 4. Parents will enjoy a light breakfast in the Media Center and have the opportunity to meet new parents and learn about MCES and the PTA. Please sign up for an item you can donate to help us make this event a success! All food/drink items will need to be dropped off by 8am on August 4th because the event starts at 8:15am after parents drop off their child in the classroom.
Go Play Save Fundraiser:
The 2015 Go Play Save fundraiser kicked off on 7/23 for Tracks 1, 2 and 3. Coupon books along with selling instructions and a collection envelope were sent home with all students. The fundraising deadline for Tracks 1 and 2 is Tuesday, August 5th. Please return all money collected for books sold or unsold books in the collection envelope by August 5th. Track 4 students will kick off the fundraiser on Tuesday, August 5th with coupon books and collection envelopes sent home. The fundraising deadline for Tracks 3 and 4 is August 19th. If you have any questions about the Go Play Save fundraiser, please contact Vivine Hill (email@example.com) or Jade Van Ert (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Agenda and Recorder Sales:
Track 4, you can purchase Agendas ($5) and Recorders($3) July 28-August 1 from 8-8:30am in the main hallway. Agendas are required for rising 2nd-5th graders. Recorders are recommended for rising 4th graders. Please make checks out to MCES.
** Please note, the PTA will NOT be selling school supply kits next year **
Re-Link Grocery Cards:
Science Olympiad : Marbles Museum
Are you *thinking* about starting a Science Olympiad team?
Are you a teacher and would like to see what NCSO is all about and ask some questions?
Would you like free admission to Marbles?
Join us at Marbles Kids Museum in downtown Raleigh on
Saturday, August 9, 2014,
from 1 to 4 pm
for Family Science Olympiad - for FREE!