Parsons ES Partyline
Friday, May 13 2016
Thank you to everyone who contributed refreshments for the Retirement Party! And a special thank you to those of you who so generously jumped in to help with set-up and clean-up -- we are grateful for your willingness to help! We are so glad that so many friends could join in celebrating the many contributions that Ana, Pam, and Susie have made to the hundreds of students they have served over the years! --Sunshine Committee
Thank you to our front office staff, Cara, Mr. Landtroop, Mrs. Nowell, Ms. Vosough and the Kindergarten teachers for creating a wonderful PES welcome for new Kindergarten students and families.
Move Up Day
Progress Report Timeline
Tuesday, May 17th - Enter all grades, effort, comments by Midnight
Wednesday, May 18th - Homeroom teachers receive .pdf for verification
Thursday, May 19th - Verification should be completed by Noon
Friday, May 20th - begin printing report cards
Monday, May 23rd - final printing of report cards
Tuesday, May 24th - homeroom teachers meet at 7:30 AM to sign final report cards and mark promotion/retention status
Wednesday, May 25th - report cards go home
Vision Professional Learning
Vision is a wonderful professional learning opportunity offered by the ELA department. The sessions will begin earlier in the school year and focus on the Units of Study for Writing.
•K-5 Focus will be on learning and planning the Units of Study for Writing.
–August 13 Unit 1
–September 17 Units 1 and 2
–October 15 Unit 2
–December 3 Unit 3
–January 21 Units 3 and 4
•All sessions are from 8 AM – noon at Discovery HS.
•Participants will earn 2 PLU’s and a bag of mentor texts.
•Registration is open
Week at a Glance
7:30 arrival ~ No meeting
Please come to the cafeteria if you need assistance with your RBES goals.
Grade Level Professional Learning
5th Grade Fieldtrip to Stone Mountain ~ 9:30 am
Grade Level Planning
Public library visit for summer reading
1st Grade Market Day
All Pro Dads Breakfast ~ 7:15 am (cafeteria)
Crazy Hair/Hat Day
School Tour ~ 10:00 am (New families)
1st and 5th will switch specials
4th Grade Celebration ~ 1:00 pm
3rd & 5th Grade Celebration ~ 1:30 pm
Butterfly Ball ~ 9:30 am (Hollstein & Mitchell)
PTA setup in gym and cafeteria for finale ~ 11:30 am
Bradley, Bryant, 1st & 2nd grade celebrations ~ 1:30 pm
5th Grade Finale Practice ~ 2:00 pm (gym)
Grab and Go Breakfast
Fifth Grade Finale ~ 12:00 pm (gym)
Finale Parade ~ About 1:00 pm (Listen for announcement)
Sack Lunches (Normal Schedule) ~ Pick up in PL room (Mrs. Nowell will communicate about preorders)
2nd Grade Specials ~ 1:35 - 2:20 pm
Move up Day ~ 9:00 am (3rd grade/5th grade switch specials)
Progress Reports go home