WHAT'S HAPPENING AT SPES?

NOTES AND REMINDERS FOR MARCH 30th - April 3rd

*UPCOMING SPES ADVISORY COUNCIL ELECTIONS : This year's Advisory Council Election will be held to fill one elected position on the council. If you are interested in serving the school in this capacity, or nominating someone to do so, please review the attached Advisory Council Election packet which includes timeline, a letter from SPES Advisory Council President Katie Martin and Ms. Lemaire and the Advisory Council Nomination Form. (Packet posted on RenWeb)
*REPORT CARDS: Report cards went home this past Thursday with our PreK through 3rd grade students. Report cards were e-mailed home to 5th-8th grade parents. If you did not receive your child's report card please contact Marlene Patin at marlene_patin@stpiuselementary.org .
*SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING CLUB MEETING POSTPONED: Due to the large number of students who qualified for the STATE Science Olympiad Competition on April 18th, this week's Science and Engineering Club meeting will be postponed and students in Science Olympiad will meet instead. See calendar for details.
*SPES CHEER SQUAD SIGN-UP INFO:
Any 6th or 7th grade girls (7th/8th graders for in 2015-2016) interested in joining the St. Pius Cheer Squad must meet during recess on Wednesday, April 1st in the commons area to get information on registering. Signed registration forms will be due to Mrs. Way (Room 206) no later than Wednesday, April 15th. No forms will be accepted after this date. If you have any questions after reading the information on the registration form, you may email Mrs. Missy Way, moderator, at missy_way@stpiuselementary.org .
*STANDARDIZED TEST WEEKS BEGIN MONDAY, APRIL 13TH: If you have not read the information sent to you earlier today about the new ACT ASPIRE test we will be using this year, please do so before we start our test weeks on Monday, April 13th. Keep in mind that testing does not begin on Monday ... you will receive a full test schedule on that date. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Matt Hebert at matt_hebert@stpiuselementary.org
*SPRING ART CLINIC: Third through eighth grade students interested in attending the Spring Art Clinic are encouraged to register now for "The Shining Cross That Has Conquered the World" art clinic scheduled for Friday, April 17th from 2:30 - 4 p.m. (Attached registration flyer also posted on Resource Documents.)
*GIRLS ON THE RUN MAY 5K: Come out and join our SPES Girls on the Run May 2nd at 9 a.m. at Parc San Souci for this great 5K. Run with our 3rd, 4th and 5th graders or come out to cheer them on. To register, visit http://www.girlsontherunsola.org/5ks If you do not plan on running but are available to help take pictures, lead/follow runners on your bike or volunteer to be a "Super Runner" who cheers the girls along the course contact K-Lynn at prommanager@girlsontherungbr.org