THE GALLOPING GAZETTE
MES Weekly School Newsletter
Friday May 15, 2020
Next week is our last week for distance learning. Brace up and smile! There is light at the end of the tunnel! Our team effort in continuing learning and practicing skills is truly commendable. Thank you all for supporting us through this experience!
I truly miss our students but know that safety is the priority! Please continue to reach out. Also, please do contact us for registration packets for 5K students or new to 1st grade.
Have a great weekend!
Schedule of Events:
Tuesday, May 19 -- School Board Meeting
Friday, May 22 -- Last day for distance learning
Monday, May 25 -- Memorial Day
Wednesday, May 27 -- 10:00-11:30
Final Drop Off Day and Wave Parade
Teachers will socially distance and line the drives! Drop off carts will be at the ends of each loop. You will stay in the car, wave, and drop off school books, library books, packets, etc., at the designated spots! This is to be a special time for students, teachers, and staff to see each other!
Thursday, May 28 -- 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Fifth Grade Farewell Parade
Fifth grade teachers will share details with their parents and students.
Friday, June 5 -- Report Cards will be mailed.
5K and New to 1st Grade Registration
Please remember that we are accepting registration for 5-year Kindergarten and new to Midway 1st graders. Please email Kelley Waslewski at email@example.com and she will send you the registration packet. This is very important to get these students enrolled as this is how the number of teachers is determined. We want to be ready for August! Also, spread the word to your new neighbors!
Spread the word to all former Mustangs from the class of 2020!
Yearbook Orders Open Online Again!!
Designer : 5th grade runner Lauren Corley
Mustang distance learning continues....
Reading with Murray the Mustang and a Zoom meeting with Hats...Mrs. Sellar’s class
Taking Mini Mrs Thomas and Mini Mrs Holder on adventures. Working on snap words.
Lillian Kammer in Mrs Tucker’s class...She has been working really hard on IXL at home.
PE, Art, Zooming with Mrs. Owens (jumping Jacks)...Mrs.Chumley’s class
ABC Project is partnering with South Carolina Afterschool Alliance to offer arts and arts integration lessons every Friday in May. Please share with students and families who may be interested in attending. Individuals and organizations interested in offering a lesson/ activity/ work session, please contact the ABC Project at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All the details for our first Artful Friday (May 8) can be found by clicking here: Artful Fridays
Dear Mustang Parents, if ever there may be the need of support from School Counselors it may be now. Please do reach out to us!
We do hope this newsletter finds you and your family doing well! Click on the button tab below for our May newsletter.
Susan Goff, School Counselor
Rick Masters, School Counselor
Chan Gray, School Counselor
Lexington County School District One is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all students, parents/legal guardians, staff, visitors, personnel and community members who participate or seek to participate in its programs or activities. Therefore, the district does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or any related medical conditions), color, disability, age, genetic information, national origin, or any other applicable status protected by local, state, or federal law. The district will use the grievance procedures set forth in policy to process complaints based on alleged violations of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975; the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967; the Equal Pay Act of 1963; the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008; and Titles I and II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The district designates specific individuals to handle inquiries or complaints. To find out who to contact and how to contact them, please go to our website at http://www.lexington1.net/contact-us.