October Newsletter

Francis Scott Key School

Happy Fall!

We are back in the swing of things. Before and after school clubs begin this month. Families, please remember to check Classdojo for the latest updates.

Student Calendar

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Fall SAC/Title 1 Meeting

Wednesday, Oct. 20th, 12pm

This is an online event.

Come learn about our Title 1 program and family engagement. Zoom link will be shared on ClassDojo closer to the date.

Snapshots from September

Pizza Party with Ms. Cheung

September's students of the month enjoyed a pizza party with Ms. Cheung. Thank you to Not Just Pizza for the generous donation.

Get to Know Your School Counselors

Counselors Mr. Martinez and Ms. Behal visited every homeroom to check in with students as they start a new school year. See pictures from their visit to Ms. Yau's fourth grade class (RM 24).

Peace Day Poster Contest

In recognition of worldwide peace day, 2nd grade students participated in a peace poster contest. Our community police officer Officer Delgado judged the posters over Zoom and 4 winners were selected and received $25 gift cards to Five Below! All students that participated got free coupons for slurpees at 7/11. Special thank you to Ms. Patel and Ms. Joy from the art department for helping out on this project.

Summer Bridge Winners

Students who completed their entire summer bridge book received a certificate and prize. Congrats on their hard work!

Free Virtual Vision Screenings

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Free COVID Vaccines for 12 Yr Olds

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12 year olds and up can get a free COVID vaccine at South Philly High School this Saturday from 10am-2pm. Walk-ins welcome.

Students can register in advance at: www.citylifehealth.com/school-vaccinations

Please note that 12 year olds who are vaccinated don't need to quarantine if there is an exposure at school.