Learning Express Newsletter
Home of the Mountain Cubs November 2022
Altoona Area School District Receives Pre K Counts Funding
Families that reside within the Altoona Area School District and meet the age and income guidelines for Pennsylvania Pre K Counts are encouraged to apply for a full day preschool spot at The Learning Express Preschool. AASD was awarded 2 classrooms with a total of 32 student slots.
Preference will be given to children who were 4 by September 1, 2022. The income guidelines listed below must be met to qualify.
Family Size of 2 = $54,930
Family Size of 3 = $69,090
Family Size of 4 = $83,250
Family Size of 5 = $97, 410
Call The Learning Express Office to inquire at 814-946-8465 ext. 5203
Parent Teacher Conferences
Cocoa & Cookies with Santa
LEX Student Pick Up Procedures
1. Always ensure that the person picking up has the PICK-UP CARD that was given to students by their teacher. If you need extra cards, contact your child's teacher. Students will only be released to authorized people with the colored cards.
2. Your child will only be released to people you have listed on your child's emergency contact list. This form was included in your child's registration packet. If you need to add someone to your child's emergency contact form, please contact the school office at 814-946-8465 ext. 5203.
3. Anyone picking up a student should bring an id in case there are any questions or concerns.
LEX Pick Up Times are as follows:
AM 11:25-11:30 a.m.
PM/Full Day 2:55-3:00 p.m.
National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week
There are also a variety of supports and resources for families experiencing homelessness. Examples of homelessness include staying with family or friends or in a motel due to loss of housing, living in a shelter, or in a car. Please contact our school nurse if your family is facing a difficult time and need support and resources due to homelessness.
Reminders/ Upcoming Events
November 8th, 2022- No School for LEX Classrooms; Pre K Counts Classrooms Have School
November 11th, 2022- Veteran's Day; No School, LEX Office Closed
November 17/18, 2022- Marianna's Hoagies Fundraiser Orders & Money Due
November 21, 2022- Parent Teacher Conferences 3:30pm-8:30pm
November 22, 2022- Parent Teacher Conferences; No School for LEX Classrooms; Pre K Counts Classrooms Have School
November 23, 24, 25, & 28th- Thanksgiving Break No School
December 8, 2002- Fundraiser Pick Up 4:30-6:00 pm
December 13, 2022- Cookies and Cocoa with Santa Family Engagement Event 4:00-6:00pm