Prairie Point Panther Press

Newsletter for Prairie Point Elementary School

Friday, April 21, 2017

Welcome to the Prairie Point Panther Press!

May 3rd - 3 Great Events at Prairie Point

Summer School 2017 Course Catalog

Goodwill-Pass It On Challenge

Chick-fil-A Teacher Tuesday in April

2017-2018 Curriculum Night

Home and School Calendar

Upcoming Dates

April

21 Most Caring Classroom (MCC) items due

21 Daddy/Daughter Dance, 6:30-8:30

25 Culver's Night

28 Box Tops Due

May

4 Home & School meeting, 7:00pm

10 TND (on a Wednesday!) - Salsa Verde night

18 Field Day (Rain out date 5/19)

23 Culver's night

26 Last day of school

5th Grade Sweet Send Off - Registration & Waiver

OHS 2017 Summer Camp Flyer

OHS 2017 Summer Camp Book

Summer Baseball Camp for Grades K-8

Know Any 5th Graders? Oswego School District 5th Grade Band Registration Appointments

The Oswego School District Beginning Band Appointments are scheduled during March and April with appointments being taken during January and February. The appointments are intended for any students who will be enrolled in 6th grade next year (2017-18) and would like to participate in band. Sixth grade is the only time that Beginning Band is offered at the junior high level in District #308 so it is important that interested students secure an appointment now.

Appointments are required for 6th Grade Band Registration!

Make an appointment through your junior high school link below.

Students will try all instruments and a final selection will be made with the assistance of an instructor.

Traughber JHS, make an appointment at

http://www.supersaas.com/schedule/OswegoJHSBand/Traughber_JHS

For questions, contact: Rachel Maxwell or Jessica Shields, 630-636-2721, rmaxwell@sd308.org

Health Requirements Kindergarten, 2nd & 5th

Kindergarten :

Completed physical exam/immunizations

Eye exam

Dental Exam


2nd Grade:

Dental exam


6th Grade:

Completed physical exam

Proof of one dose of Tdap

Completed 3 shot series of Hepatitis B

One dose of Meningococcal Vaccine given on or after 11th birthday

Dental exam

News from the Nurse's Office

Noted on the District 308 website: http://www.sd308.org/Page/17756


When should my student stay home from school?
Your child is too ill to go to school if he/she has any of the following symptoms:

· Vomiting and/or diarrhea in the past 24 hours

· Shortness of breath or wheezing (not controlled with an inhaler if they have asthma)

· A cough that interrupts his/her normal activity or wakes them, or other family members at night.

· An undiagnosed rash unless cleared by a physician’s note

· Drainage from the eye

· Severe sore throat

· Fever- If your child has a temperature of 100° (or higher) in the past 24 hours they cannot attend school. Children are to be fever-free for 24 hours, without the use of fever reducing medication, before returning to school.

· A contagious illness that is treated with antibiotics, such as strep throat or pink eye, and has not been taking the antibiotics for a full 24 hours before returning to school.

Aramark Positions Available

Want to work close to home? A schedule that works for your kids? With lots of opportunities for advancement? Aramark Food Service is hiring in District 308!

For details visit

http://www.sd308.org/Page/8234 or call Kate Kloet at 630-636-4611.