Vienna-Finley Voice

September 28, 2018 Issue 7

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(Check out the upcoming events at Vienna-Finley)

October 3- Girl Scouts Meeting

October 4- Fall Picture Day

October 9- Club 3:16 until 4:30pm

October 12- Donuts with Dads @ 8:15-8:45

October 12- Last day to turn in money, additional shirt orders and pledge sheets to be eligible for Walk-A-Thon prizes.

October 24- Girl Scouts Meeting

October 26- VFES Walk-A-Thon!

October 26- VFES Fall Festival @ 6pm-8pm

November 2- Walk-A-Thon Rain Make-Up Date

November 9- Veteran’s Day Program

November 10- Festival of the Arts (Girl Scouts)

November 13- Club 3:16 until 4:30pm

November 14- Girl Scouts Meeting

November 15- Fall Retake Day

November 28- Girl Scouts Meeting

December 11- Club 3:16 until 4:30pm

December 12- Girl Scouts Meeting

December 13- Santa’s Workshop Family Night @ 6:00-7:30 (tentative times)

January 15- Club 3:16 until 4:30pm

January 17- Yearbook Groups and Candids

January 24- Bingo Night @ 5:30-7:00 (tentative times)

February 12- Club 3:16 until 4:30pm

March 7- Spring Picture Day

March 12- Club 3:16 until 4:30pm

April 4- Science Night @ 5:30-6:30 (tentative times)

April 9- Club 3:16 until 4:30pm

April 18- Class Group Picture Day

May 17 @ 6:00 Grades 3-5 Music Concert

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Happy Birthday!

October 1

Ava Abbott

Easton Abbott

October 3

Bobby Shepard

Julian Phillips

October 4

Brayden Pennington

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We had so much fun on our College Go logo scavenger hunts this week!

2018 Wee Mail Stamp Winners

Mrs. Banister- Colten Campbell, Marley Fleenor

Mrs. Cazares- Addy Akers, Noah Derby

Mrs. Clancy- Madilyn Holliday, Brynley Culley

Ms. Miller- Addison Elliott, Hudson Garten

Mrs. Smith- Cella Hutton, Regan Kiefer

Mrs. Dulaney- Skylar Amos, Rachel Carey

Mrs. Lucas- Lia Knowles, Oliver Soto

Mrs. Thomas- Natalee Beesley, Carmen Brown

Mrs. Broady- Colin Campbell, Marcus Spencer

Ms. Carr- Miles Barnett, Caleb Salas

Mrs. McCoskey- Jacob Masterson, Kenlee Scott

Mrs. Schaffer- Jazlyn Burton, Julia Peterson

Mrs. South- Alissa Bush, Gabriel Provenza

Mrs. Salas- Whitley Horn, Abby Kelley

Ms. McDonald- Sookie Campbell, Kianna Zollman

Ms. Vires- Caroline Land, Sandra Rosenberger

2018 Wee Mail Workers

2nd Grade Workers

Mrs. Broady- Case Howard

Ms. Carr- Caleb Salas

Mrs. McCoskey- Addison Bowen

3rd Grade Workers

Mrs. Dulaney- Rachel Carey

Mrs. Lucas- Gertie Gregory

Mrs. Thomas- Sydney Amos

5th Grade Postmaster/Postmistress

Mrs. Banister- Trevin Baldwin

Mrs. Cazares- Addy Akers

Mrs. Clancy- Madilyn Holliday

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We now have an additional lunch option on Mondays and Fridays for the students of a pizza Lunchable. Yum!

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Our first box tops competition is currently under way. The class with the most turned in by Friday, October 26 will have an ice cream party.

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New, Updated School Calendar for 2018-2019

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Volleyball Practice Schedule

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Volleyball Coaches:

Volleyball Coaches:

3rd Grade Team-Bailey Barton

3rd Grade Team- Misty Brunner

4th Grade Team- Suzanne Paris

5th Grade Gold Team- Stephanie Gricius

5th Grade Gold Team- Andrea Nay

5th Grade Black Team- Sara Helton

5th Grade Black Team- Lesa Nay

Volleyball Game Schedule

September 22, Elementary Volleyball games to be played at Scottsburg Middle School

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How can you access this newsletter?

Our weekly newsletter is in a friendly format that can open on smart phones, computers, tablets or any internet enabled device easily without the need to download photos. We have them posted to our Pinterest page, our Facebook, and Twitter pages, and our Parents and Students Canvas page every Friday afternoon. Don't miss out, because they are always jam-packed with pictures and upcoming events, as well as important information. You won't miss a thing if you are connected to the Vienna--Finley Voice each week!

Social Media and Newsletters

We love to take pictures and promote the wonderful things happening at Vienna-Finley. If you would NOT like your child's picture used in newsletters or social media, please provide that request in writing to Mrs. Barrett by Wednesday, August 22. We are already beginning to see amazing things in our classrooms and around our school that are post-worthy.
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Volunteers at Vienna-Finley

Volunteers are important to the success of every school in Scott 2, such as helping with classroom activities, chaperoning field trips, or even just having lunch with your child. If you'd like to volunteer or visit our schools, we ask that you help us keep our school safe by submitting the required background check. The DCS portion of the check can take some time, so please make sure you submit all paperwork by September 14, 2018, even if you don't plan to help at the school until next spring. Completing all background check requirements by Sept. 14 will ensure the process can be completed in time to participate in a school activity. Any submission after Sept. 14 may delay the process and delay participation in a school school activity. Thank you for your planning and assistance.

Let's Talk Safety!

All morning car riders should be dropped off on the west side of the building by the doors that lead into the gymnasium. Our doors open at 7:30 A.M. Students should not be dropped off in front of the building. At the end of the day all car riders should be picked up on the west side of the building. Please do not come into the office at the end of the day unless you are signing your student out early for an appointment or if you have made prior arrangements with the office. Thank you for your cooperation in helping to keep our students safe and making the drop off and dismissal process run smoothly.

Please be sure to contact the school early with any schedule or transportation changes and always have the car tag visible in your windshield. This helps the line rum smoothly and ensures that your child get into the correct vehicle.

Flip Flops

For the safety of our students, especially on the playground, they are not permitted to wear backless shoes or flip flops. Thank you for understanding. This is in an effort to keep them safe, healthy and happy.

Let's Get Connected!

We like to send home communication, newsletters and reminders often via email. Please call the office and have Mrs. Napier add your email address to your Harmony Family Access account if you haven't already. If you do not have an email address and would like help setting one up, we would be more than happy to assist you. Many people have email on their smart phones and that works great for home/school communication too! Just let us know how we can help. We would love to share the great things happening at VFES with you!

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