Sipley School Weekly News

Week of Monday, April 14, 2014

"Learning is not a product of schooling, but the lifelong attempt to acquire it."

Albert Einstein

Friday, April 11 Happenings

We have Battle of the Books on Friday and all parents are invited. Sadly, I will not be in attendance as I am in a workshop at the time of the event. I am looking forward to hearing all about our Battle. The times are as follows:

3rd Grade - 8:40

4th through 6th Grade - 10:00

Our STP is hosting a Movie Night at JJHS, beginning at 6:45. The featured movie is Frozen.

Student Council Spirit Wear Sale

Student Council will be having a spirit wear sale beginning Monday, April 14th through Friday, April 25th. There are great new items to choose from! Order forms must be returned completed with payment no later than Friday, April 25th. Please know there are more items available on the following website:

Student Council spirit day will be TWIN DAY on Friday, April 25th !

Report Cards

Quarter three report cards will go home on Thursday, April 17.

Illinois 5 Essentials Survey

We are at 21% of our parents who have completed the online survey. We need 30% participation to obtain results.

Please go to this website to take the five minute survey.

Here is a Glance at the Week Ahead

Tuesday - 3rd Grade Field Trip

Wednesday - We will follow a Friday Schedule

Wednesday - District Battle of the Books. This will be held at the Professional Development Center, located at JJHS. Parents are invited to attend. The 4th - 6th grade Battle begins at 10:00. The 3rd grade Battle begins at 12:30.

Thursday - Report Cards Distributed

Friday - No School - Spring Holiday