New Providence Elementary School

Leading and Learning in All Directions

This Week's Calendar: January 15, 2018

Morning Fitness 7:05 - 7:25 (Kindergarten)

Monday, Jan. 15: No School - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

Tuesday, Jan. 16: 10:10 Bridge begins; 1st day for Tuesday Artist Studio (2:30 - 3:45); LCSD1 board mtg. (7:30)

Wednesday, Jan. 17: Roary's Running Club (2:30 - 3:45)

Thursday, Jan. 18: 10:10 Bridge; 1st day for Thursday Artist Studio (2:30 - 3:45); Chorus practice

Friday, Jan. 19: Report Cards go home

Parent University

Do you know how you are going to pay for your child's college education?

Rebecca Monroe, 529 Product Specialist with Future Scholar, will be our Parent University guest speaker on Monday, January 22nd from 6-7 p.m. and be here to answer all of your college savings questions. Light refreshments will be provided by our NPE PTA. Please contact the school office with any questions.

Read with the Gamecocks

Again this year, students have the opportunity to participate in the The Read with the Gamecocks program. Please keep a record of the amount of pages your child reads for the next two weeks-January 15 thru January 26. All participants will be provided two vouchers (one for the child and one for parent/guardian) for the following USC basketball games:

Women's Basketball vs. Kentucky -Sunday, February 18 @ 3pm

Men's Basketball vs. Florida- Saturday, February 10 @ 12pm

A parent letter and the reading logs will go home this week with your student. ALL READING LOGS ARE DUE BACK TO THE LEARNING COMMONS BY JANUARY 29, 2018

Click here for Parent Letter and Reading Log

Roary's Running Club

Starting December 4th --We will be meeting 2:30-3:45 on Mondays and Wednesdays. They will not meet on January 24. Mr. Blashka and Mrs. Lake are the leaders for Roary's Running Club. Students will meet in the gym.


January 4- Students return to school

January 12- Half Day of School Dismiss @11:00

January 15- NO School

January 24- Collaborative Planning Day Dismiss @11:40

January 26- Spirit Day

January 29- Registration opens for 2018-2019 4K, 5K and 1st graders new to NPE

January 31- NPE Night at UNO's Pizza

View School Menus with Mealviewer

Families, you can now use Mealviewer to see what is on the breakfast and lunch menu each day. You can view or print menus from home by accessing the website. You also have the option of downloading the Mealviewer app to your smartphone. Click on the link below to visit NPE's Mealviewer website.

2017-2018 Yearbooks


Yearbooks are now on sale! Order forms were sent home this week. Yearbooks can also be ordered easily online at and use the yearbook ID code: 12308318. The cost is $30.00. See order form for additionally packages that are available as well . Thank you for supporting our school!

Amazon Smile for NPE PTA

NPE PTA has an Amazon Smile account now! So those who purchase from Amazon a small percent will come back to NPE PTA!

Here is our link:

Make PRIDE Every Day!

January Lifelong Guideline:

Personal Best: "Do Your Best"

Personal Best means to do one's best given the circumstances and resources available.


Effort: "Do Your Best"

Effort means to do your best.

Pride: "Celebrate Your Personal Best"

Pride is having satisfaction from doing your personal best.

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