The Eagle Flyer

March 14, 2022

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A Message from Mrs. Fantaskey

Health & Safety Plan Updates

On March 8th, our school board voted on a revised health and safety plan. Our staff and students were very excited to be able to rearrange their classrooms for the first time in two years.

Registration for New Students

As a reminder, enrollment for new students in grades K-6 is ongoing. If you have new student attending CBSD in the fall of 2022, now is the time to register! Please see the link to register under the "Resources & Quick Links for Families" section of this newsletter.

Family Fun Night - BINGO

Family Fun BINGO Night is back in person this year! We hope you will join us on Wednesday evening for a St. Patrick's Day themed BINGO night. Doors open at 6:15 PM.

Avenue of the Arts Shows Are Back!

We are so excited to have our grade level Avenue of the Arts shows return this spring. For many of our new families and students in current grades 1-3, they have never experienced an Avenue of the Arts at Doyle. It was during some conversations last week that we realized that some of our younger families were not familiar with these evenings.

Avenue of the Arts is an evening filled with music and art displays for our various grade levels. Our music teacher, Mrs. Morehouse will direct each grade level with some song selections and our art teachers, Mrs. Alderfer & Mrs. Noone will display grade level art work in our hallways. Parents and special guests are invited to these evening shows.

Students in grades 1-4 have designated evenings for their grade level show. Our 5th & 6th graders are featured in our spring concert with chorus, band, and orchestra.

Please see the "Save the Dates" for each Avenue of the Arts show coming up in May. We look forward to seeing you on those evenings as we continue to support and showcase the arts in Central Bucks.

  • Monday, May 16th - Grades 1 at 6:30 PM & Grade 2 at 7:30 PM
  • Monday, May 23rd - Grades 3 at 6:30 PM & 4 at 7:30 PM
  • Wednesday, May 25th - Spring Concert - Orchestra, Choir, Band in Grades 4, 5, & 6 at Lenape MS at 7:00 PM

Early Dismissal Days this Month

Please remember that early dismissal for grades 1-6 is at 11:55 AM. The following days are early dismissal days: 3/17 & 3/18.

Report Cards

Report cards will be available for families to view in Parent Portal on March 22nd at 1:00 PM. I want you to be aware that teachers may not report on all the report card descriptors in the second trimester. The descriptors they do not report on will be gray or they will be left blank. This is not a mistake. Students have either not yet had formal instruction on all the skills they will learn this year (math) or information on that indicator is incorporated into another indicator (reading). As always, our teachers are looking forward to celebrating your child’s progress at the upcoming conference.

Have a wonderful week,

Mrs. Fantaskey

Mark Your Calendar!

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

  • Chorus Rehearsal

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

  • Family Fun Night - Bingo

Thursday, March 17, 2022

  • No Kindergarten (Conferences)
  • Early Dismissal Grades 1 - 6 (Conferences)
  • St. Patrick's Day Staff Luncheon

Friday, March 18, 2022

  • Band Practice at 7:45 AM
  • No Kindergarten (Conferences)
  • Early Dismissal Grades 1 - 6 (Conferences)
  • Soaring Eagle Day/Assembly - Wear your Doyle spirit wear!

Monday, March 21, 2022

  • No PM Kindergarten, AM attends in the AM
  • Crazy Socks Day~ Rock Your Socks for World Down Syndrome Day

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

  • No AM Kindergarten, PM attends in the PM
  • Report Cards Posted to Parent Portal
Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Friday, March 25, 2022

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

  • Chorus Rehearsal
Thursday, March 31, 2022
  • Before School String Rehearsal

Friday, April 1, 2022

  • Team Doyle Spirit Day
  • Before School Band Practice

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

  • Chorus Rehearsal

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

  • Robotics Competition (PEN)
Thursday, April 7, 2022
  • Before School Strings Rehearsal
Friday, April 8, 2022
  • Before School Band Practice
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
  • Chorus Rehearsal
Wednesday, April 13, 2022
  • Move It Outside Day
  • Dining for Doyle at Chipotle
Thursday, April 14, 2022
  • No School for Students
Friday, April 15, 2022
  • No School (Easter Break)
Monday, April 18, 2022
  • No School (Easter Break)
Tuesday, April 19, 2022
  • Chorus Rehearsal
  • Raindate: Move It Outside
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
  • 6th Grade Field Trip to Peace Valley
Thursday, April 21, 2022
  • Before School String Rehearsal
Friday, April 22, 2022
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
  • Chorus Rehearsal
  • PSSA English Language Arts (Grades 3 - 6)
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
  • PSSA English Language Arts (Grades 3 - 6)
  • Reading Olympics
Thursday, April 28, 2022
  • Before School String Rehearsal
Friday, April 29, 2022
  • PSSA English Language Arts (Grades 3 - 6)
Saturday, April 30, 2022

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

  • PSSA - Math (Grades 3-6)

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

  • PSSA - Math (Grades 3-6)

Friday, May 6, 2022

  • TEAM Doyle Spirit Day - Wear Your TEAM Doyle T-shirt

Monday, May 9, 2022

  • PSSA - Science (Grade 4)

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Monday, May 16, 2022

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

  • Election Day - Virtual Learning Day

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - Wednesday, May 25, 2022

  • Scholastic Book Fair (BOGO)

Thursday, May 19, 2022

  • Willy Wonka Dress Rehearsal

Friday, May 20, 2022 & Saturday, May 21, 2022

  • Willy Wonka Musical Show

Monday, May 23, 2022

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

  • DHSA General Membership Meeting

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Friday, May 27, 2022

  • No School - Professional Development

Monday, May 30, 2022

  • No School Memorial Day

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

  • Field Day
  • Celebrity Scoop - Dining for Doyle at Sweet Pea

Thursday, June 2, 2022

  • Bus Driver Appreciation Breakfast
  • 6th Grade Social - Evening Event

Friday, June 3, 2022

  • TEAM Doyle Spirit Day
  • DHSA Food Truck Friday Family Fun Event

Monday, June 6, 2022

  • STEAM Day

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

  • 6th Grade Promotion (Evening Event)

Thursday, June 9, 2022

  • 6th Grade EOY Party at the YMCA (During the School Day)

Friday, June 10, 2022

  • Last Day of School - Early Dismissal
  • Report Cards Posted to Parent Portal
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Lost and Found

Please make sure to check the Lost and Found tables at the corner of North Wing and Main Hall for familiar items before or after your conference.

Kindergarten Conference Schedule

Please see below for the kindergarten conference schedule for this upcoming March 2022.
  • Thursday, March 17- No Kindergarten- Parent conferences all day
  • Friday, March 18- No Kindergarten- Parent conferences all day
  • Monday, March 21- AM Kindergarten attends in the AM (their regular time), no PM kindergarten (parent conferences in the PM)
  • Tuesday, March 22- PM Kindergarten attends in the PM (their regular time), no AM kindergarten (parent conferences in the AM)

March is National Nutrition Month.

During the month of March, everyone is invited to learn about making informed food choices and developing healthful eating and physical activity habits.

At Doyle, we will be celebrating with...

Bring a Healthy Snack to School Day on

Wednesday, March 16th.

Students are encouraged to bring a healthy snack choice and be ready to participate in some optional classroom activities including nutrition-themed brain breaks and movement activities.

Here are some examples of healthy snacks:

  • Fresh and dried fruits
  • Crackers or pretzels (with cheese or hummus)
  • Yogurt
  • Vegetable sticks or bites (with dip)

Save the Dates

Move It Outside Day

On Wednesday, April 13th, Doyle students will celebrate Move it Outside Day. This day encourages students to turn off the TV and spend time outside. Alternatives to "screen time" will be discussed in morning meetings. We appreciate your support on the home front. Please encourage your child(ren) to wear their TEAM DOYLE t-shirt and sneakers as they will be participating in outdoor physical activity stations led by our sixth-grade students. Thank you!

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Classroom Happenings

Buddy Reading for RAA Week

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Wing Tip Winners

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Counselor's Corner

Boomerang Developmental Assets

Parents, Staff, Students - Consider nominating someone for this month's Boomerang Award at Doyle. If you know of a student who has exhibited this asset in or out of school, please consider completing the nomination form to honor them.

March Asset:#29


Young person tells the truth even when it is not easy.

Please submit nomination form to Ms. Kowalchick by March 22, 2022.


DHSA Events - Link to Website

On this newly created page, parents will find links to all of our upcoming DHSA sponsored events.

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New This Year

Doyle Home & School is trying out something new this spring. The have scheduled two family y fun nights geared toward specific grade levels. Be on the lookout for more information on these events. This year we will have one spring event for grades K-3 (YMCA Night) and one spring event for grades 4-6 (Skating Event.) More details on the 4-6 event will be coming soon.
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DHSA Board Nominations

Nominations are OPEN for ALL board positions for the Doyle Home & School Association for the
2022-2023 school year. Self nominations are welcome. Email before April 24 or to ask us any questions about the time commitment, positions or more. Positions are President, Vice President, Secretary & Treasurer. A position on the board is for a 2-year term. There are a total of 8 board members. A community is built through giving, please join us!
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Resources & Quick Links for Families

Kindergarten & 1st Grade Registration for 2022-2023 ~ Open Now

Kindergarten & 1st Grade Registration for 2022-2023

Visit for more details, including necessary documents to gather in order to register your kindergarten & 1st grade students. PLEASE CONSIDER REGISTERING RIGHT AWAY IN ORDER TO AID THE DISTRICT IN ITS PLANNING FOR 2022-2023.

2022-2023 New Student Registration

Kindergarten students MUST be five (5) years of age on or before August 31, 2022. No exceptions. Please note: Kindergarten program session requests (AM/PM) should be directed to the school once registration is complete.

2022-2023 Grade One Eligibility

First grade students must be six (6) years of age on or before August 31, 2022, or have completed a PA certified kindergarten program to be eligible. Steps for online registration are outlined below. If you do not have access to a computer there are resources available at your local library.

**Please note - you DO NOT need to register your children who are currently enrolled in CB; this is for new students only.

2-hour Delay - Modified Kindergarten Schedule

As a reminder, when Central Bucks School District operates on a 2-hour delayed schedule, the kindergarten program will operate according to a “modified” schedule.

This schedule would be as follows:

A Schools - DOYLE

  • AM Students 10:35AM – 12:20 PM
  • PM Students 1:30PM – 3:15 PM
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Clearances for Chaperones and Volunteers

This school year the district has approved Classroom and Grade Level Field Trips. If you wish to chaperone your child's future planned event, please recognize that your clearances must be up to date with the Central Bucks School District. If your clearances are up to date, simply upload them into the App Garden-Volunteer Tracker.

If your clearances have expired or if you need to begin the clearance process, simply click on Required Documents for the directions. Once you received the approved clearances, you may then upload them into the APP Garden-Volunteer Tracker.

Human Resources / VOLUNTEER Required Paperwork (

Child Care ~ Before & After Care Program

Looking for more information on our Before and After School Programs? Click here to learn how to register your child.

Doyle Elementary School Information

Doyle is an "A" School

  • Arrival begins at 8:15 AM
  • Student Day Begins at 8:35 AM
  • Student Day Ends at 3:15 PM
  • Dismissal Ends at 3:35 PM
  • For early dismissal days- dismissal begins at 11:55 AM
  • For 2 hour delay days- arrival begins at 10:15 and the student day begins at 10:35


  • Morning Kindergarten begins at 8:35 AM (arrival begins at 8:15 AM) and ends at 11:10 AM
  • Afternoon Kindergarten begins at 12:40 PM and ends at 3:15 PM
  • A few years ago, we implemented a “modified kindergarten” schedule on weather delay days. The schedule will be as follows for Doyle:
  • AM Students 10:35 AM – 12:20 PM and PM Students 1:30 PM – 3:15 PM
Doyle Elementary School

Home of the Soaring Eagles

Doyle Elementary School

Home of the Soaring Eagles

Academic Excellence ~ Responsibility ~ Respect ~ Citizenship ~ Cooperation

Kate Fantaskey