Aviator Air Newsletter
Maple Dale Elementary's Parent Communication
February 28, 2020
Our Flight Plan
Attendance Line: (513) 686-1726
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
March 2: Author Visit! Dress in your best movie star/Hollywood style!
March 6: MD Spirit Day! Wear your GREEN shirt!
March 6: 3rd Grade Field Trip - UC BA Chem Lab
March 6: Greene Band & Orchestra Demo for 4th Grade
March 11: All Pro Dad Breakfast!
March 12: 4th Grade Field Trip - Mathew 25
March 13: End of the 3rd Quarter
March 16 - 20: NO SCHOOL! Spring Break!
March 23 - 27: MAP Testing Week @ MD
March 26 & 27: 1st Grade Field Trip - Rowe Woods
March 26: 2nd Grade Performance @ 7pm
Student of the Week - 2/24/2020
Student Information for Classroom Placement for Current Kindergartners through 3rd Graders!
The placement of students each year is a task that our staff takes very seriously. Please click here to complete this optional form. This form is optional for parents. While considering your child’s learning characteristics and social interaction style, your child’s current teachers are carefully placing your child in a friendly, collaborative group with other children with whom he/she works well. If you would like your child to be placed with a specific peer, please complete the form below. Every effort will be made to place your child with one of the students listed below. Please list six names to ensure a classroom placement with a peer. If fewer than six names are provided, the likelihood of your child being placed with a peer listed is decreased.
Please complete by March 23, 2020.
One Book, One School Celebrity Sightings!
Every Kid Outdoors
Did you know that you own millions of acres of national parks, historic structures, cultural artifacts, ancient forests, snow-capped mountains, and clear blue lakes? Our federal public lands and waters belong to all Americans and are waiting for you to explore them! You can get your Every Kid Outdoors pass at www.everykidoutdoors.gov, the official website where parents, educators, and kids can learn more.
To help engage and create our next generation of park visitors, supporters and advocates, Federal Land Management agencies, launched the Every Kid Outdoors initiative. The immediate goal is to provide an opportunity for each and every 4th grade student across the country to experience their federal public lands and waters in person throughout the school year.
Every year, beginning September 1, all kids in the fourth grade have access to their own Every Kid Outdoors pass at www.everykidoutdoors.gov. This pass provides free access to national parks across the country.
The Every Kid Outdoors pass is good for the 4th grade school year, until August 31. Information on obtaining the pass is available by visiting www.everykidoutdoors.gov.
Last call for yearbooks!
Yearbook ordering deadline is coming up! We are submitting our final order on March 13th. Click here to order now.
How It Works
- Your yearbook team captures amazing images throughout the year.
- Your yearbook team creates a personalized yearbook for your school.
- Your yearbook will be delivered to you later in the year.
Milers is Back for Spring!!
Thank you so much for volunteering in the fall session for milers! The kids are excited for starting up the program again in the spring.
Would you please consider signing up to help in the spring? The signup link is below. Thank you again for all of your help. This would be impossible to sustain without parent involvement.
Maple Dale Spring Book Drive (March 9-13)
Wellness Week at Maple Dale
Mark your calendars! Our Maple Dale students will be participating in Maple Dale's Wellness Week from March 23rd - March 27th (week after Spring Break)! Our activities include:
Monday March 23rd - "Yay for Veggies" We will be having a veggie forward menu in the cafeteria and parents are encouraged to pack vegetables for those who bring their lunch. Snapshots of each lunch table with their vegetables in hand will be taken. These pictures will be displayed in the cafeteria along with interesting facts about vegetables for the remainder of the week! Which table will have the most creative picture? Which table will have the funniest picture? Which table will have the most vegetables?
Tuesday March 24th - "Come Play with Us" We encourage parents to come, join, and play with their kids during recess! In case of inclement weather, parents can bring their favorite board game to play with the kids during inside recess. (More information to come in take home flyer that will list recess times for each grade.)
Wednesday March 25th - "Stay Calm and Meditate" Teachers will be leading their classrooms in a short guided meditation during morning meeting time. Students will discuss how they feel after the session.