Tiogue's Weekly Family Newsletter

November 22, 2018 - No. 13 (Updated for the short week)

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our Tiogue Families - Thanksgiving Recess 11/22-11/23 ** We were able to give out 33 baskets & turkeys during our annual basket raffle

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Coventry High School Football Game

From our Athletic Director:

The Thanksgiving Day Football Game has been postponed to Saturday at 12:00pm.

Come out and cheer the Oakers on as we play the West Warwick Wizards.

*YOUR YANKEE CANDLE ORDERS ARE IN*

Our PTA will be arranging times for you to pick up orders if you did not do so prior to the Thanksgiving Break.

LifeTouch Photo Make Up & Re-Take Day


Lifetouch Studios will be at Tiogue Elementary School on Thursday, December 6, 2018, for retakes and for those that missed original picture day.

If you wish to have your child's picture retaken, please send the original package with your child on retake day.


To place an order, order envelopes are available in the school office. To order at mylifetouch.com, enter Picture Day ID PC018204Q1.


If there is a problem with the package from original picture day or wish to request a refund, please call Lifetouch at 401-828-5220. Please do not return the package to the school.

If you have any questions, please call Lifetouch at 401-828-5220.

PTA Breakfast with Santa - Saturday, December 8th

-THERE WILL BE 2 DIFFERENT SEATINGS (8:30AM AND 10:30AM)

-YOU MUST SIGN UP PRIOR TO THE EVENT

-FORMS ARE DUE BACK BY FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30TH

AND

Our Holiday Shoppe will be open during both sessions

See Flyer below for all the details - flyer also went home in student backpacks on Wed. 11/21

Important Information at Tiogue

Tiogue is proud to again be a Title One, Feinstein Leadership School!

Hours: 8:40am - 3:10pm

Students may come to school when supervisory coverage begins at 8:20am


Dates to Remember:


November 2018


-November 22-23 No School, Thanksgiving Recess

-November 29, 2018 Title One PJs and Books Event at Tiogue - this is the new date of the event

-November 30, 2018 Grades Close for the Trimester


December 2018


-December 5, 2018 PTA Holiday Shoppe during all 3 lunches in place of School Store

-December 6, 2018 LifeTouch Picture Make Up Day (morning)

-December 8, 2018 Breakfast with Santa (8:30am and 10:30am seatings) - see flyer

-December 11, 2018 Grade Five Field Trip to Trinity Rep.

-December 12, 2018 PTA Holiday Shoppe during all 3 lunches in place of School Store

-December 17, 2018 PTA Mtg. 3:30pm

-December 19, 2018 PTA Holiday Shoppe during all 3 lunches in place of School Store

-December 20, 2018 Report Cards go home

-Winter Break Begins on Saturday December 22nd and goes through January 1

BACK TO SCHOOL ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2, 2019



PTA INFORMATION and Meeting Schedule:

11/19/18 at 6:30pm

12/17/18 at 3:30pm

1/28/19 at 6:30pm

2/25/19 at 3:30pm

3/18/19 at 6:30pm

4/22/19 at 3:30pm

5/20/19 at 6:30pm

June TBD at 3:30pm


School Store information:

PTA School Store will take place every other Wednesday during student lunch/recess times.

The store began on 9/26/18. Store items are inexpensive.

*In December, all School Store days will be dedicated to the PTAs Annual Holiday Shoppe!


Our Mission and Motto:

At Tiogue School, we believe that students can achieve their personal best and become responsible and productive citizens by embracing all learning opportunities each day.


"Everybody is somebody at Tiogue"

Feinstein Giving Tree at Tiogue

Please contact either Dom Giusti or Gina D'Aguanno if you need any assistance for your children during the holiday season. For example: clothing, sneakers, gloves, hats, coats.

Thank you!

Book Fair - FALL 2018 - Thanks to our PTA for Organizing!

Important Links

Coventry Public Schools Website: http://www.coventryschools.net/home

School Website: http://tiogueschool.squarespace.com/

Parent Information on our District site

(NEW ITEM) School Dept. 2018-19 Calendar: Click here

Coventry Curriculum Resources: Click here

Safe Snack List: Click here

Health & Wellness Letter: Click here

Food Service in Coventry: Click here

Bus Information: Click here

SIGN UP FOR BAD WEATHER ALERTS:

RI Broadcaster's Association: Sign up for weather and school closing alerts here

*NEWEST CodeRED Alert System: Sign up here

Our Nurse's Corner:

Information:


Gina D'Aguanno MS.RN.CSNT

Tiogue Elementary School

401-822-9460


  • The cold weather is here! Please make sure your child has weather appropriate coat, hat, and gloves for school. If you have special circumstances and need assistance with this please contact me directly, I will do my best to help../ 998754
  • Please send your child in with a water bottle daily that can be refilled.
  • I encourage all parents to check heads weekly for lice. Lice are very common at the Elementary level. Please reach out to me if you treat our child for lice so I can check their heads, and send notices to classrooms if needed. A Presentation on Lice will be given at the December PTA Mtg.

Consider following the principal on Twitter @domgiusti

Sodexo Flyer - End Hunger Initiative, Grant Program

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