Week at a Glance

May 9 to May 13- "A" week for collaboration

Monday- Follow SWAT schedule

Tuesday- SWAT will continue in the AM, and STAR testing begins

Wednesday- Teaching, Learning and Caring (TLC) :)

Thursday- More TLC!

Friday- Kate DiCamillo Day!

8:30 A.M. Assembly, in the Gym

10:00 A.M. Live Webcast with Kate, in the LRC

3:00 to 3:30 P.M. Spring meeting for teachers with Mr. Broncato- for lane change and course confirmation sheets. We will meet in the LRC.

6:30 to 8:30 P.M. PTO Bowling Night

7:00 to 11:00 P.M. 6th grade Lock-In, sponsored by the WPD, at JJHS

Such an abundance of appreciation...

Our District, families and students were so giving this past week with good things to eat and other tokens of appreciation. Our PTO Board was especially generous with their time and creative energy in aligning this week of recognition with our "Keys to a Caring School" theme. When you have a moment, please jot a quick note of thanks for them... their next (and last) PTO 2.0 meeting is on Tuesday, May 24th. (Robyn and Kim will be our staff representatives.)

Weekly PD Opportunity- Mistakes are an opportunity to improve!

Appreciation should continue for more than one week! :)

BRAVO to our District's SYB! Many thanks to our student musicians and Brad for a great concert!

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Upcoming dates and events to keep in mind...

May 16-May 20- STAR testing continues and make-ups from the previous week

May 16-May 20- Coaching sessions with Michelle Stone, from Schoolwide

May 16- Monday Meeting, 3:00 to 4:00 P.M. for certified staff

Tanya out of the building in the P.M. for KIDS training

May 18- Next Gen Science Committee meeting- all day Melanie, Lesely and Tanya will be out of the building.

May 18- First grade field trip

May 20- 9:00 A.M. DARE Graduation for 6th grade, in the Gym

Third grade field trip

May 23rd- Data Review in the PM (a schedule will be sent out soon)

3:00 to 4:00 P.M. Last Monday Meeting- ALL STAFF

May 24th- Data Review in the AM

Awards Assemblies:

Wednesday, June 1- 8:45 A.M. Primary Assembly

Thursday, June 2- 8:45 A.M. Intermediate Assembly

Student award categories will include:

Key Pride Award Students- Students who have consistently been "keys to our caring school" all year!

Spelling Bee winner and runner-up

Edgewood Young Authors

Battle of the Books

Superintendent's Award - Tanya will meet with grades 3-6 to choose one student

Art Awards plus featured Artist Award

Music Awards

Fitness Gram Awards

Don Gushi Award- Tanya will meet with 6th grade team

June 3rd- New! Edgewood Field Day (in place of classroom parties). The small planning committee- Laura S., Brian and Tanya will soon determine if we can hold the activities shared via Google docs all in one afternoon, or if we should divide the day- A.M. and P.M. by grade levels. If you have any suggestions and input, please e-mail Laura.

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