The Eager Eagle

Weekly Memo for Parents

Week of March 2-6

Thank you for taking the time to read our weekly memo! Let's make it another great week at South Elementary!

What's Happening in the Eagle's Nest?

Read Across America!

We will celebrate Read Across America this week in honor of Dr. Seuss' birthday! See below for our spirit days!
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AR Class of the Week:

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It's National School Breakfast Week!

Please encourage your child(ren) to take part in a healthy breakfast every morning at school! Check out our Facebook page this Wednesday; our Food Service Department has a special surprise headed to SES!
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Ice Pops for Sale!

1st and 2nd grades will be selling ice pops to all students at 2:00 pm on Friday, March 6. The cost is $0.50 each!

Say Something Week

Say Something Week is occurring this week all across the country. It is a Youth Violence Prevention Program organized by the Sandy Hook Promise.


Please remind your child(ren) that if they see something to say something. We want to protect one another and be upstanders at SES and in our community.

Time to Order Yearbooks!

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Staying Healthy

SES is following precautions for the Flu by cleaning and disinfecting our campus regularly. Our wonderful nurse, Mrs. Fadley, also has done handwashing training and given all classrooms a new set of handwashing rules to display by their sinks.

Please remind your children to wash their hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds. Here are additional reminders:

  • Keep children who are sick at home.
  • Teach children to cover coughs and sneezes with tissues or coughing into the inside of the elbow.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Ensure your child is up to date on all immunizations.

Thank you for helping us with keeping everyone healthy!

SAC Meeting

Our next SAC meeting is on March 10 at 4:00 pm in Emily Streelman's office.

End of 3rd 9 Weeks

Friday, March 13 is the end of the 3rd 9 weeks.

Spring Break

Spring break is March 16-23. Students return Tuesday, March 24.

FSA Testing Dates

3rd Grade Reading: April 1-2

4th and 5th Grade Writing: April 1-2

4th and 5th Grade Reading: May 5-6

3rd-5th Grade Math: May 7-8

5th Grade Science: May 13-14

See Below for 3rd Quarter AR Goals:

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Read, Read, Read!

Reading at home with your child promotes their academic success! Did you know your child can take AR tests from a computer or even your cell phone? Email me if you would like your child's log in information. Hundreds of thousands of books have quizzes available on AR. Students will earn points and we will celebrate their accomplishments! This is for students in K-5.
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Be Part of the Band!

5th grade parents: Please click on the link to learn more about the amazing band program at Osceola Middle School! https://www.bepartofthemusic.org/group/index.php?id=1444

Fortify FL: Suspicious Activity Reporting App

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