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October 19, 2015

From the Principal's Desk

Tobacco, Alcohol & Other Drugs (TAOD)

Dear parents,

As part of the Central Bucks School District Elementary Health Curriculum, a unit entitled Tobacco, Alcohol and other Drug (TAOD) is taught to pupils in grades K – 6. The primary purpose of this program is to educate the children on the negative impacts of tobacco, alcohol and other drugs, as well as the impact of negative peer influences.

Your child’s teacher will teach researched-based lessons developed by Central Bucks teachers and certified school nurses using HealthTeacher.com as a resource. In order to deliver a consistent, cohesive curriculum, all Central Bucks teachers will deliver this curriculum during Red Ribbon Week, October 26 – 30, 2015. Course level goals and objectives can be found on the school district’s website:


Parents who wish to have their child excused from the program, should send a written request to the attention of the principal.

As always, please do not hesitate to call with any questions.

News from the Nest

GaGa Tournament - LAST CALL!

The Fall Festival will host a GaGa Pit tournament for third, fourth, fifth and sixth graders at Doyle Elementary.

  • Each team will have 4 players. Choose your team name
  • Each grade level will play a complete round of elimination. The team with the last student standing wins the bracket.
  • Every player gets to play at least 2 rounds
  • Registration is due by Wednesday, October 21, 2015.
  • The tournament runs from 1:00 - 3:45 PM.

Registration Slip.

Directions for Car Riders

Please remember to follow these few simple guidelines to help move our cars through the drop off lane as quickly as possible:

~ Give hugs and kisses at home before you get into your car.

~ If possible, have your child’s car seat on the passenger side of the car for easy exit.

~ Turn off your child locks as you enter the driveway, so your child can open the door.

~ If you are the first car, move all the up to the first orange cone.

~ Remain in the car and encourage your child to exit quickly.

With your cooperation, we will avoid lengthy lines of cars on West Street. Thank you for your cooperation.

Attendance Issues

Students are required to bring a written note to school when they are absent or tardy. An Unlawful Notice will be sent home when a student is absent three days without an excuse note. Any subsequent absence will result in truancy charges being filed. This will require parents to meet to establish a Truancy Elimination Plan. Parents are encouraged to check the Parent Portal to check their child’s attendance records.

From The Library

Author Nancy Krulik Visiting Doyle

On Wednesday, November 18th, author Nancy Krulik will meet with all students in grades 1-3. Nancy has written over 150 books for children and has appeared multiple times on the New York Times bestseller list. Her series include Katie Kazoo Switcheroo, George Brown Class Clown and Magic Bone. During her interactice presentation, Nancy will share her life as a writer and how she creates her characters and series. Book order forms are available on the Doyle website.

Please contact Mrs. Herwig in the library if you have any questions.

Thanks for Booktenders’ Secret Garden Children’s Bookstore for making this special event possible!

From Home and School

Fall Fest Volunteers Wanted

Doyle’s annual Fall Fest is quickly approaching, and we need your help!! Volunteers and donations are needed for the listed below. Please click on the SignUpGenius link for more information and to see how you can help.















Thanks you for all of your help! It's going to be a fantastic time and we look forward to seeing you there!!

The Fall Festival Committee
Co-Chairs - Ayres Boswell and Eileen Laphen

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Book Dedications

101 Dalmatians

is dedicated to my sister Chloe. You will be the best Cruella DeVille on the competition team! Love, Sayde

Great Moments in Olympic Gymnastics

is dedicated to Sayde Frank, the best big sister. Keep on flipping! Love, Chloe

You Wouldn't Want to be a Ninja Warrior!

is dedicated to Max Sikora. Happy 9th Birthday, Max!

Love, The Renners

From Our 6th Grade Ambassadors


I can show my group what a great school Doyle is. I want to represent the Doyle community. Doyle is the only elementary school I want to go to.


I would like to represent Doyle to our community as an ambassador because I enjoy Doyle so much. We have a great school.

Because we practice the Doyle 5, our teachers and students are happy and respectful. I believe in our Doyle 5, and I want to be a role model to other students.

Ongoing Fundraiser Information

Community Day Booklet to Benefit DHSA

Dear Doyle Family and Friends,

Purchase a Community Days booklet and show your support for


Buy a Community Days coupon booklet online by October 26th,

using this link: http://bit.ly/1Kxbrrh

OR use the form below and return it to the school office.

Booklets are loaded with fantastic offers that will be

Wednesday, November 11 through
Saturday, November 14 , 2015

Available at the Doylestown BonTon store during the

Community Days event November 11 – November 14

Each booklet includes a $10 off coupon that

Can be used on an item priced at $10 or more,

A value worth double the $5 price of the booklet!

And there is a tiered 25% / 20% / 10% off shopping pass! Plus coupons can be used on top of over 100 Bonus Buys!

For every booklet we sell, we keep the entire

$5 purchase price!

Thanks for your support and happy shopping!



KidStuff Coupon Books


We are selling the valuable, family-friendly 2015-2016 KidStuff Coupon Books!


$25 per book

Visit www.kidst uffcouponbook.com to see more.

If you’d like to purchase a book, send payment into the School Office or contact renbull@aol.com

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CB Cares Backpack 2015

Here are the CB Cares Backpack News.

Boomerang Awards 2015

October Asset: Restraint

Young person can identify, regulate, and control his/her behaviors and emotions in healthy ways, particularly n stressful and unstructured situations.

Upcoming Events

October 2015

October 21: 1st Grade Field Trip to Mercer Museum (Lego Exhibit)

October 21: Parent Positive: Responsible Choices @Lenape MS (7:00 PM)

October 24: Fall Fest & GaGa Tournament

October 26: Kindergarten Registration for 2016-17 begins

October 30: Halloween Parade @ 2:30 PM

October 30: End for Doyle Gear Orders

November 2015

November 5: Dining for Doyle @ Panera's

November 9: No School for Students

November 17: Kindergarten Report Cards sent home

November 18: Report cards grades 1 - 6 accessible in parent portal

November 18: Picture Make-Up day

November 18: Author Nancy Krulik presenting to Grades 1 - 3
November 19 - 27: No Kindergarten (Conferences & Thanksgiving Break)

November 23: Early Dismissal grades 1 - 6, PM Conferences

November 24: Early Dismissal grades 1 - 6, PM Conferences

November 25 - 27: No School, Thanksgiving Break

... for further events, please check our website.

Academic Excellence * Responsibility * Respect * Citizenship * Cooperation

Doyle Elementary School

260 N. West Street

Doylestown, PA 18901

Tel. 267-893-4300