Gator Family News
Youens News and Notes, December 6-January 4
Thank you, thank you, thank you!
We hope students had fun, and we are open to suggestions and ideas to make our festivals better each time around. If you have a suggestion, please let us know!
We thank you for all of your donations to the school, whether it was food items, ticket sales, or Change for Jingles, and please know 100% of money raised goes directly into our campus activity accounts to purchase needed items for the school. Thank you, thank you, thank you!
Important Dates to Remember
7: Big Kahuna fundraiser pick-up (4:00-6:00 pm)
8: Last day for Scholastic Book Fair in the library
13: Nutcracker evening performance (6:30 pm) on Youens stage
14: Santa Pictures (pre-pay envelopes coming home this week)
16 Winter Food Drive (8:30am-12pm)
17: Winter Parties and Early Dismissal (one hour early)
7-17: Interim Assessments and testing (vary by grade level each day)
December 20 - January 3: Winter Break (no school)
January 4: Students are back to school! Beginning of third grading period
January 6: Report cards come home
Big Kahuna Fundraiser Pick-Up: Afterschool This Tuesday!
Date: December 7
Time: 4:00-6:00 pm
Location: bus circle drive in front of school (near cafeteria area)
Please come to the bus circle drive to pick up items. Big Kahuna will be here and will be handling the delivery from the bus line hallway. Please pick up your items during this window, especially if you have refrigerated items. We do not have storage room to hold refrigerated items on campus.
*Do not arrive early, as dismissal will be going on and you cannot block bus area
Winter Fun Dress Days!
Winter Dress Fun for Everyone!
Monday 12/6: Mad about Plaid! Wear your favorite flannel or plaid shirt with holiday bling (Winter or holiday jewelry- jingle bells, light up necklaces, etc)
Tuesday 12/7: Twinkle Team Tuesday! Wear your sports team shirts and add some holiday lights if you want!
Wednesday 12/8: Baby It's Cold Outside! Warm-Up Wednesday! Wear your sweatshirts and sweatpants to school!
Thursday 12/9:Tree-Topper and Toasty Toes! Wear your winter or holiday theme socks and hats
Friday 12/10: Deck the Halls! Wear your ugliest or most festive winter or holiday sweater! Feel free to add some extra decorations like glitter, pompoms, or ornaments!
Monday 12/13: Do you Want to Build a Snowman? Wear winter or snowman theme shirt
Tuesday 12/14: Santa Claus is Coming to Town! Wear your favorite holiday outfits! It's also Santa picture day (envelope to come home this week to pre-pay)
Wednesday 12/15: Grinch or Santa Day! Wear Grinch green or Santa red today to show your support for Team Grinch or Team Santa!
Thursday 12/16: Silent Night Pajama Day! Wear school-appropriate pajamas to school!
Friday 12/17: Winter Party Day! Wear your holiday or winter themed outfits for your winter parties!