Anderson School News! 5/10/21

We're "Digging In" to Learning

Dates to Remember

May

  • Wed, May 26 - Field Day for 3rd, 4th and 5th Grades
  • Thurs, May 27 - Field Day for Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grades
  • Fri, May 28th - Last Day of School (if no emergency days are used)
  • Fri, May 28th - 5th Grade Clap Out *Remote and In-person Students -Stay Tuned!
  • Wed, Jun 2nd - HAC Opens

Hey, Fourth Graders and Families!

IT’S TIME to JOIN BAND!!!

Click here to read the FAQ’s of JOINING BAND!!!


Save the Date! Virtual meeting link:

Thursday, May 13 6:00PM Band Parent Informational Meeting


You can enroll your child in the D303 band program by visiting:

D303 Elementary Band Website


Be a Part of the Band!


Did you know that playing a musical instrument benefits your child’s brain? Check out this short video to discover the many advantages of playing a musical instrument. How Playing a musical instrument benefits your brain!


Marianne Rice, Elementary Band Director

Marianne.rice@d303.org

Orchestra Families

Orchestra Virtual Concert


The Anderson Orchestra will be presenting its virtual orchestra concert Tuesday, May 11 at 6:15PM

Orchestra families, you will receive a direct link to our performance early next week....or -- search the D303 Performances for our concert upload next week!

2nd, 3rd and 4th Grade Students! Join Orchestra!

Click here for more information.


New Orchestra Parent Information Meeting - Virtual

THURSDAY May 13

7:00PM

TUESDAY, May 18

7:00PM

5th Grade Band Families!

Save the Date!

The Premier of the 5th Grade Spring Band Virtual Concert is coming soon!

Tuesday, May 11 6:45 P.M.


Questions?

Marianne Rice-marianne.rice@d303.org

We have Spirit, Yes we do, We have Spirit, We Give Back!

In addition to the fun, we will have during spirit week, we also want to use our energy to help others in need. Throughout Spirit Week we collected cereal boxes to donate to a local food pantry. At the end of the week, check out how many we collected. As you can tell, we had fun counting. :)

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ECRA SEL Student Survey

Our 2nd - 5th Grade Students will take their third SEL survey at school. All D303 2nd-5th Grade students take this three times a year. Click below for more information.

Click here for information

Returning Student Online Registration

Returning Student Registration for 2021-2022 will open at 9:00 a.m. on April 26. Click here for more information.
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From the Anderson PTO

Get the Green Jello Ready!

We met our Goal! Now let's see if we can get Mr. Nicewarner to slide down into the Jello!


Goal = $1,500 and get Mr. Jarot to slip-n-slide into a pool of green jello!

Yes, you read that correctly. If the Anderson Community raises over $1,500, Mr. Jarot will get on his coolest swim shorts, run and slide down a soapy slip-n-slide and land in a pool of green jello on Field Day!. Now that's worth seeing. Not to mention, the importance of helping others. NEW ADDED BONUS! If we raise $2,000 Mr. Nicewarner will join Mr. Jarot sliding into the pool of green jello!


Read more... Click Below!

Spirit Wear Still for Sale

Need to add some new items to your spring wardrobe. Don't forget our spirit wear is still on sale. Buy online and it will be delivered directly to you home. Click here to order.

Voices of D303 Podcast

District 303 launched the podcast in March and has been very excited to interview students, staff members, and even the Mayor about the wonderful innovative things going on in District 303. We have included a link to the Voices of D303 Podcast page so you can listen for yourself. Most episodes are 30 minutes and are not only available by visiting our website, but also on other platforms like Spotify so you can even listen in your car or on a walk!
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Baker Station After School Program

Click here for more information and to sign up for Baker Station, the Park District After School Program.
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