Lopatcong Elementary School News

By Mrs. Kondikoff

Friday, February 26, 2016

Car Rider AM Drop Off

When dropping your child off in the morning, please remind your child to exit the car on the side closest to the school to ensure the safety of all students. Please work with your child on how to get out of the seat belt and out of the car door. Students and parents should NOT be crossing in between cars to get to the path that leads to the school. Thank you for your help in ensuring the safety of students and people dropping off.

Box Tops For Education

Please submit any Box Tops for Education by Monday, February 29, 2016. We will be submitting the next round of Box Tops by March 1, 2016 to get credit for any sent in since the last submission deadline. You can click here to print a form in which you can cut and glue your Box Tops in groups groups of 50 to prepare them to be submitted. Please check to make sure your box tops are not expired. Once we send in all of our Box Tops, our school will receive a check, which we can use to purchase items needed to support curriculum and instruction. You can continue to send your box tops in after March 1st. The next submission will be in the fall.

PTA Sweetheart Dance

It was great to see all of our families at the PTA Sweetheart Dance on February 12th! Special thanks to the PTA for organizing this enjoyable event!

Kindergarten Fun Night

Kindergarten Fun Night will be held on Monday, March 7th in the Lopatcong Elementary School Gym. This gives parents of kindergarten students an opportunity to experience kindergarten gym class with thier child. Each kindergarten child may bring one adult family member with them to participate in physical fitness activities. AM kindergarten students may attend from 5:45pm to 6:30pm. PM kindergarten students may attend from 6:45pm to 7:30pm. Click here for additional information.

Preschool and Kindergarten Dental Health Lessons

A local dentist visited with our kindergarten and preschool students on Tuesday, February 23rd to talk about good dental habits. We enjoyed learning how to take care of our teeth!

Farewell Mrs. Burd

Mrs. Burd, our school counselor, is getting ready to begin her retirement. Her last day is Monday, February 29th. Mrs. Burd will be greatly missed but we wish her well in her retirement. We look forward to working with Mrs. Conner from the middle school and her counseling intern.

Harlem Wizards

Thank you to the PTA for our visit this week from the Harlem Wizards! The PTA is sponsoring a basketball game in which the "World-Famous" Harlem Wizards will play the Lopatcong Teachers and Parents. The game is at the Lopatcong Middle School on March 17th at 7:00pm. Click here for more information. Please come out and support the PTA! We are very thankful for all thy do for our schools!
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