Erin School Friday Folder

November 30, 2018

Upcoming Events

-Monday, Dec 3 (week of)- 5th & 6th grade Girls Basketball Conference Tournament

-Friday, Dec 7- Elementary Holiday Concert 9:30AM and 1:30PM. Doors open 1 hour before performances

-Monday, Dec 10 (week of)- 7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball Conference Tournament

Romaine Lettuce Alert Info.

There is currently an advisory regarding romaine lettuce due to cases of E. Coli. Because they have not yet identified the source of the romaine, all romaine products are on hold. We normally serve 100% romaine, but as of Monday, we are receiving chopped green leaf lettuce.

Quick Reminder

If a student is going to take a bus home with a friend, they need a note from the office. Students need to take parent written notes to the office in exchange for an official bus pass. The bus drivers will not let a student on their bus if they are not a scheduled rider and will not let students off the bus at a stop that is not their usual stop without a note from the office.

Let's Build It!

STEM Learning- Wacky Waves! In this unit, students will design, build and test various circuits and electronic projects. Students will use hands-on projects and experiments to explore how electricity is part of our daily lives. See Flyer for details.

Let's Code It!

STEAM Learning- Kool Katz! This fun filled curriculum stresses critical thinking, creativity, confidence, teamwork, and problem solving skills to prepare them for the future. Some of the class topics will include video game design, loops, control structure, and more! See Flyer for details.


With the weather getting colder we are seeing students not dressed for the weather. Please note per policy: students are expected to go outside during normal school hours, except in inclement weather, defined as rain, heavy snow, a strong cold wind or a temperature below +5 degrees F, or if the wind chill factor goes below 0 degrees F. Children will remain indoors during lunch and recess periods on such days. If dressed appropriately, a student healthy enough to be in school should be able to go out for fresh air and exercise. After a prolonged illness with a doctor’s request we will excuse a child from recess. Students in 4K-3rd grade must wear snow pants, boots, jacket, mittens, and a hat if they want to play in the snow. Students who do not have the proper clothing will be asked to remain on the blacktop so they do not spend the remainder of their school day in wet clothing. Students in 4th – 8th grade are encouraged to dress for the snow but if they choose not to, and get wet, they may end up wearing damp clothes for the afternoon.

Lost and Found

There are a TON of items in the Lost and Found! Please stop before/after school hours to check or have your child check!


Erin School Alumni Announces: Fourth Annual Musical Production Disney's Freaky Friday!!

Please see attached Flyers for all the details.

Raising Caring Kids

Raising Caring Kids: Feeling All My Feelings

Children whose parents support them when they express feelings have stronger social skills and better friendships. Just like adults, children feel different emotions such as happiness, sadness, embarrassment, and anger. Children’s emotions get more complex as they get older. This can be hard for children to understand. You can help by talking to them about how they feel in different situations.

Holiday Shopping? Purchase your gift cards here!

SCRIP Program-Do you purchase gift cards? Consider buying them thru our SCRIP program and help raise money for our school. Click here for more details.

Purchase Goeman’s BP gift cards from Erin School!

The PTC has partnered with Goeman’s BP to sell BP Gift Cards again. For a ONCE A YEAR December Sale the PTC earns 16% of the proceeds! The gift cards can only be redeemed at Goeman’s RapidMarts in Erin and Hartford (including Uncle Larry’s Car Wash) and can be used to purchase anything they sell (gas, food, beverages, etc). These gift cards never expire and are available in $25, $50, and $100 denominations. For those of us that frequent Goeman’s BP on a regular basis, this is an easy way to help the school. Besides ordering gift cards for your own use, consider buying them as holiday gifts and taking orders from neighbors and friends. Place your orders by filling out this form and returning it along with checks made out to “Erin School PTC.” Turn the order form and checks into the Erin School front office by Monday, Dec. 10. Gift cards will be ready for pick up in the office by Monday, Dec. 17. Click here for more details!

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, April 13th FUN FAIR

Check This Out!

-The Impossible Project. Suicide Prevention Presentation at HUHS.

-HUHS Youth Gymnastics Clinic. See Flyer.

-Hartford Rec Center: Middle School Hoops

-Hartford Rec Center: After School Program

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