Worcester Weekly Happenings

April 11th - April 17th

MR. SORGINI'S WEEKLY BLOG UPDATE

April 11th - April 17th

Monday 4/11-
  • Student Council Meeting today, 8:10 in the Library
  • Melody Chimes after school

  • ELA PSSA Testing - 3rd & 4th Grades


Tuesday 4/12-

  • 4th grade Band Rehearsal, 8:00
  • Environmental Club
  • ELA PSSA Testing - 3rd & 4th Grades

Wednesday 4/13-
  • Environmental Club
  • ELA PSSA Testing - 3rd & 4th Grades


Thursday 4/14-

  • Chorus, 8:00am. Students may be dropped off at the outside gym doors between 7:45 and 8:00. Students arriving after 8:00 should enter through the main doors.
  • ELA PSSA Testing - 3rd & 4th Grades


Friday 4/15 -

  • Orchestra Rehearsal, 7:55

ANNOUNCEMENTS

PSSA INFORMATION FOR 3RD & 4TH GRADE FAMILIES

Please click here for more information from the District regarding the upcoming PSSA Exams: PSSA Testing Information


ATTENTION HOMEROOM PARENTS!

All receipts for classroom parties are due by Monday, April 25th for processing and reimbursement. Please submit any remaining receipts--with the form below--to your Lead Homeroom Parent. Volunteer Reimbursement Form


Mark your calendars for Fun Day, Thursday, June 9th, as the last opportunity this year to volunteer with your child's class. Information to follow.


Thank you for sharing your talents and time to make our Homeroom program a success! Any questions or concerns, please contact Amy Smith at amycagssmith@gmail.com


FAMILY GAME NIGHT THANK YOU!

Thank you to all the volunteers who made the night a success:

FGN committee- Michelle Bauer, Suzy Dowell, Beth Reilley, Christa Hunter & Mimi Hudachek.

Volunteers - Nicole Drake, Karen Gebhart, Rachel Myers, Amy Smith, Sammie Smith, Mary Yeh, Liz Rosti & Mel Drozd.

Teacher callers - Stephanie Cohen & Kristen Monastero, Regina Shanaman & Jeff Jacobs, Devan Thomas & Cassie Carter, Jason Sorgini & Deb Cherry

Food Vendors - Bravo Pizza & Skippack Polish Water Ice


JUMP ROPE FOR HEART FUNDRAISER

The final total is in from the American Heart Association. Worcester students (Grades 2-4) and staff collected $5294 in donations for Jump Rope for Heart! Thanks to all who participated and assisted with this worthwhile event.


ART GOES TO SCHOOL

The week of March 14 to March 18 was Art Goes to School Week at Worcester Elementary! Thank you Home and School for sponsoring this annual event in our Art classes!


LOST AND FOUND

Our Lost and Found is overflowing! Please have a look for any items you may be missing.


RECYCLING NEWS...KEEPING OUR EARTH CLEAN & GREEN

E-WASTE BRIGADE IS CLOSING ON MAY 1st.
Our last collection day for this brigade will be on April 22nd to allow for shipping time. Please check your home for the following: Cell phones, Laptops, Notebooks, Netbooks, E-readers, i-Pads, Empty ink jet & toner cartridges


PLANT SALE IS COMING ON MAY 2ND - Veggies, Flowers & Herbs!

SKYVIEW UPPER ELEMENTARY HOME AND SCHOOL ASSOCIATION FOR 2016-2017/18

In compliance with the Home & School by-laws, a nominating process has been established. We would like everyone to consider carefully the positions listed below. These positions can serve for 1 or 2 years.


If you are interested in serving as an officer or would like to nominate someone you believe would make a good officer, or would like more information, please send the below information to Melissa Koch melissabkoch@aol.com


• Name:

• Phone #:

• E-mail address:

• Board Position:


Nominations are requested no later than April 30, 2016. Elections will be held at Skyview’s Home & School meeting, Thursday, May 12th at 7:00 PM. You must be present at this meeting to be considered for election.


President:

The President shall prepare the agenda and preside at all meetings of the Association and the Executive Board; shall coordinate the work of the officers and the committees; shall perform all other duties pertaining to the office.


Vice President:
The Vice President shall act as an aid to the President(s) and will have all the powers and shall be required to perform all the duties of the President in his/her absence or inability to serve.


Treasurer:
The Treasurer shall receive and disburse all monies of the Association in a timely manner and shall keep an accurate record of receipts and expenditures. Among other duties, the Treasurer shall present a statement of account at every meeting of the Association and other times when requested by the Executive Board and/or the Presidents(s).


Corresponding Secretary:
The Corresponding Secretary shall conduct the correspondence of the Association and perform such other duties as requested by the Executive Board.


LOW COST INTERNET ACCESS

Comcast Offers Low Cost Internet Access to Families in Need

Click on the following link for more information: http://www.methacton.org//site/default.aspx?PageID=6504


VOLUNTEERING AT WORCESTER

If you plan to volunteer in school, please make sure your clearances are up to date. Click here to access the volunteer clearance information located on the District's webpage.

UPCOMING EVENTS

PSSA TESTING Week of April 19 - 21

  • Mathematics for Grades 3 & 4


PSSA TESTING Week of April 25 - 26

  • Science for Grade 4 Only


Monday, 5/2

  • Spring Concert, 7:00pm
  • Environmental Club Plant Sale


Friday, 5/20

  • 3rd and 4th Grade Talent Show

Thursday, 6/9

  • Fun Day, end of the year party