News from the Nest

December 21, 2018

The Week Ahead

12/24 - 1/1 -- NO SCHOOL - Winter/Christmas/New Year's Holiday

Wednesday 1/2 (Day 2) -- School Resumes

Thursday 1/3 (Day 3)

Friday 1/4 (Day 4) -- Reading Olympics, 8-8:30 am.

Box Tops Contest Update

The Box Tops counts from November are in: Fourth grade is still in FIRST PLACE with 1,215!! Second grade has slid into SECOND PLACE with 935, First grade jumped up into the THIRD PLACE spot with 835, Third grade is still holding on to the FOURTH PLACE spot with 686, Fifth grade had no change and is in FIFTH PLACE with 604 and kindergarten is now on the board, in SIXTH PLACE with 485!

That's a total of $476 that has been raised just since we started counting in September! Great Job!

While out on winter break, keep an eye out for those box tops and keep clipping! Happy Holidays from the Box Tops Team!

IVEF Holiday Giving Campaign

Please consider donating to the IVEF in honor of a teacher or staff member this holiday season. Your donation is a wonderful way to say thank you to a teacher or staff member who has helped to make a difference in your child's education. Help us reach our campaign goal of $5,000 this December!

Teachers and Staff members will be notified of your thoughtful donation with a certificate, so be sure to include a special message!

Simply click here and follow the link to our online donation site!

Holiday shopping couldn't be any easier! Thank you for your support!

In Case You Missed It...

Friday, January 25 -- Candy Bar Bingo. 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Check your child's folder after break for more info! (Snow Date: Friday, Feb. 1)

Friday, March 8 -- Lip Sync. Talk to your friends and think about some song choices during winter break! Try to pick songs that will get the audience clapping and wanting to dance. More information and permission slips will be sent home when school resumes in January. (Snow Date: Saturday, March 9)

Save the Date!

Tuesday 1/8 -- Home & School Meeting, 7 pm. Library.

Wednesday 1/16 - Group Picture Day

Monday 1/21 - NO SCHOOL - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Friday 1/25 -- Family Fun Night - Candy Bar Bingo, 6:30-8:00 pm. Snow Date: 2/1.

Wednesday 1/30 -- NO SCHOOL - Teacher In-Service

Health Screenings:

-- Kindergarten: Jan 7-17


Saturday, January 5th and Sunday, January 6th - SAVE Christmas Tree Recycling, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Franconia Township Park, Allentown Road entrance. See the Tree Recycling Flyer for details.

Tuesday, January 8th (and following 6 Tuesdays) - FREE Strengthening Families Program for parents and their children ages 10 to 14, 5:30 - 8:00 PM. Indian Crest Middle School. For more information, see the Family Program Flyer.

Tuesday, January 15 - **rescheduled from 11/28** District Safety and Security Night, 6:30-8:00 pm. Board Room, District Administrative Offices.