LaGrange Elementary eSpot News

February 22nd, 2022

Lost & Found

We will be setting up a table for the lost and found items. Please ask your child(ren) to check this table for any missing items. Items will be donated at the end of the month. You may come after school to door 4 (by the playground) to check if you have any missing items.

Be sure you stay up-to-date with the ever-changing district calendar and follow us on our Facebook page so you can plan ahead!


February 24th: 80s Workout Gear

February 25th: Superhero Day

February 28th: Boys Basketball

March 7th: Kindergarten Registration Opens

March 7th: Strings Winter Quarter Concert

  • 6:00pm (call time for students, 5:30) at the OCS Arts Center

March 31st: Band Demo Night

  • In the Gym @ 4:00 - 6:30

April 1st: Walkathon

Kindergarten Registration Opens March 7th

Good afternoon Leopard Families! Below is a link to a survey for incoming Kindergarten students. If you have any families that you know have an incoming kindergartener, please share the link with them. It allows us to prepare for kindergarten registration beginning March 7th.

https://forms.gle/MFWMtBoNPfvwWtCC7

From the FRC Office

Hello to our Leopard Families from the Family Resource Center. I want to continue to share the final three tips from the University of Kentucky Center on Trauma and Children regarding the positive effects of social interactions on one's mental health. These tips are to encourage us to build strong social networks to sustain us during these challenging times.


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PTA

Spirit Wear - order forms for our new SUPER spirit wear went home last week or order through this link: https://la-grange-elementary.spiritsale.com/products. Check out the new design on the flyer below! Any unresolved issues from previous orders will be resolved during this order. Email lagrangeelementarypta@gmail.com with questions!


Reading Royalty Literacy Program was a great success - so much wonderful reading! Selected books have been distributed to classrooms & Reading Royalty winners for each grade will be announced shortly. Thanks to Mistie K. & Andrea M. for getting the program running. Thanks to Rachel S. & Missy H. for the awesome idea!!


Valentine's Day PTA Membership Drive - ❤️ - Raffle Winners were:

Julie E.

Nikki R.

Jonathan S.

Brooke P.

Danielle M.

Madison M.


Volunteers Needed for:

🙂 STAFF APPRECIATION 💐

There are no set programs but we have lots of ideas from previous activities or you can start your own! We have one person interested (thanks Storm!) in helping but this is more fun with two. Fill out the interest form here (https://forms.gle/WKs3222dRUfJoNKz8)or email lagrangeelementarypta@gmail.com

Spirit Wear Fundraiser

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FREE Webinar

Register at www.operationparent.org

Managing Your Teens Excessive Gaming

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Live 1:00PM – 2:30PM ET

*Spots going quickly register now at www.operationparent.org and enjoy our NEW interactive website.


Presenter

Dr. Clifford Sussman
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Gaming Disorder Specialist


Presentation summary

One lingering pandemic hardship for teen parents is reducing excessive gaming after teens had open access to screens. Dr. Sussman, a gamer himself, will talk about gaming through the pandemic, today’s popular streaming games, and why balancing low dopamine and high dopamine activities is key.

Oldham County Public Library

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From the Counseling Office

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Each month this year we will have a school wide character trait focus. Our focus for the month of February is Courage! This month we’re talking about the virtue of Courage – to help our children be courageous and learn to conquer things that frighten or scare them.. Here is the definition we are using:


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Oldham County Schools Arts Center

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