Suwanee Elementary Monday Mail
Week of December 14, 2015
Georgia Milestones Assessment System Results
Take a Look!
December 14 - 18
Monday - District Assessment, Interim 2 test
Tuesday - District Assessment, Interim 2 test
Tuesday - Holiday Shop
Tuesday - PTA Spirit Day @ Fabrik
Wednesday - End of 2nd Quarter
Wednesday - Chorus Practice, 7:30am
Wednesday - Chess Club, 7:30am
Wednesday - District Assessment, Interim 2 test
Wednesday - Holiday Shop
Wednesday - NO Tech Club
Wednesday - Year Book Team Meeting (Digital Diner), 3:00pm
Thursday - District Assessment, Interim 2 test
Thursday - Holiday Shop
Thursday - Orchestra Club, 2:45-4:45pm
Thursday - 5th Grade Spirit Night @ Sky Zone
Friday - Holiday Shop
December 21 - January 5th
Students return Wednesday, January 6th.
Note from Tech Club
As we are approaching the end of the Fall semester for TECH CLUB, we are reviewing our learning and working on an interactive greeting card for the 'HOLIDAY SEASON' !! We are having great fun working with snowman, reindeer, snowflakes, santa claus etc.
Here are a few updates :
1. Last class for Fall semester Dec 9, 2015.
2. Spring Semester starts Jan 20, 2016. Please complete the registration by Dec 20 to take advantage of the EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT !
3. WhizLearning Kids is partnering with North Gwinnett Community Schools to bring a FREE HOUR OF CODE Workshop to increase computer science awareness. Please spread the word so students who have not had an opportunity to explore technology/computer coding can use this event to get an introduction. Please find the event details at https://www.facebook.com/events/394072497469329/
Suwanee PTA Upcoming Events
Hello everyone! It's hard to believe that the holidays are upon us! Although there are only three weeks of school in December, this will be a VERY busy time for our school! Please mark your calendar for these upcoming events!
December 14-18 - Reindeer Lane Holiday Shop - More information coming soon about this opportunity for the students to do some holiday shopping of their own for family members and friends!
December 15 - Spirit Night at fab'rik - A portion of all sales at fab'rik at Town Center this evening will benefit Suwanee PTA.
January 12 - Bingo Night - Our first event of 2016 will be a night of family fun!
Happy holidays from the Suwanee Elementary PTA!
UGA Lacrosse is calling all North Gwinnett Bulldogs
UGA Lacrosse is calling all North Gwinnett Bulldogs to join them as NGLA/NGHS host their clinic at George Pierce Park. This is subsidized by NG Lacrosse and cost only $20 (included clinic, Meet & greet Tailgate lunch, & T-shirt too if registered by 12/18). Tailgate lunch (included) catered by Athens Saucehouse food truck. All 42 UGA players & 3 coaches will be running clinic.
- Session I: Experienced 1st-8th grade players held on Saturday, January 9th. Check-in begins at 8am, clinic ends at 1pm.
- Session III: (New) Player Clinic Sunday, January 10th 12-2pm. Equipment will be provided for new players that do not have any.
- NGLA & NGHS Coaches are invited to observe on the field & join tailgate lunch, all for FREE. (Coaches also Please register online to reserve your spot)
- To Register Now or get more details…Visit http://www.nghslacrosse.com/uga-clinic-registration/
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A Request from the Artroom
The artroom is looking for small plastic butter, sour cream and yogurt lids to recycle and use in class.
Suwanee Elementary School
-Every Child is an Artist! -- Picasso
Upcoming Parent Focus Groups
All are encouraged to attend this meeting.
Ms. Keag hosts these regular meetings for parents to share what we are doing well as a school, any barriers to excellence, and any ideas that would help our school community.
Thank you to all who attended our e-CLASS Parent Focus Group last month and provided key input about our use of this educational tool.
We look forward to seeing you all at our next meeting!
Please be reminded.....
If you have not yet signed up for Parent Portal please do so...
You will need to come to the school, Suwanee Elementary School, complete the Portal Form, and show proper ID.
Safety and Security
All schools have a safety and security plans. The plans are designed with the help of school security and support staff members, as well as local law enforcement, emergency management, and public health officials. Plans are reviewed and updated regularly. These plans include procedures to respond to critical incidents such as tornados, medical emergencies and criminal acts. All staff members are trained on all procedures as it relates to how to handle issues related to safety and security.
Important Quick Links
Suwanee Elementary School Website
Suwanee Elementary School wants you to become a Business Partner
Levels of Business Sponsorships
Friends of Suwanee: Parent or Individual donations of a minimum of $100.
Name on display in school lobby
Bronze Sponsorship: $500 donation
Business Name listed on School Website
Business Name displayed in school lobby
Business Name mentioned in school newsletter
Recognition plaque to be displayed at business
Silver Sponsorship: $1250 donation
Same as all above PLUS:
Recognition at a school event as a business partner
Gold Sponsorship: $2500 donation
Same as all above PLUS:
Project recognition if project is paid for completely by sponsorship dollars.
Platinum Sponsorship: $5,000 donation
Same as all above PLUS:
Logo on student recognition certificate (Perfect Attendance, Honor Roll, etc.)