The Eagles Nest

News and Notes for Faculty and Staff


*Three cheers to second grade teachers for using the RACE strategy effectively last year. Third grade teachers said they really could tell a difference in student writing. Way to go!

*Three cheers to our Pirate of the Day, Kyle Stelling (aka Superman). We are grateful to have such a passionate and committed teacher on our staff.

*Big big thanks to all who helped with Mr. Alexander's celebration last weekend and on Monday. It is not easy to set up and take down and set up and take down the cafeteria. Our custodial staff went above and beyond this week!!

This Week:

Monday - Kindergarten Community Helper Day;

Tuesday - K5 field trip; Chick Fil A Night from 5-8

Wednesday - Super Run!: PLC with Lisa during planning

Thursday - Superhero lunch for staff (Chick Fil A); SIC

Friday - Bus evacuation drills; Last day for Clemson Carolina Reading Competition;

End of Q1

Other NEWS:

*Second grade will meet with Mrs. Orr on Tuesday at 9:00 for testing training.

*Details and schedule for Super Run will come separately. We will have a bag lunch that day.

*Please try and get your SLO to me by 10/14 if you have not already. I will come around Monday with the notebook for you to sign them.

* As Q1 ends, please let me remind you that there should be no "surprise" failing grades. If a student is receiving a failing grade in your class, please make sure you have had a conference with that parent prior to the report card going home.

Enjoy your weekend!