The Lion's Den - October 4th - 8th
Lemira Elementary: Parent and Community Updates
Weekly Updates 10/4 - 10/8
Welcome to the first full week in October. We are exciting to be moving forward in this school year as we face new opportunities and growth for our students.
10/2 is "National Custodian Day"
Thank you to our building service workers who keep our classrooms, hallways, restrooms, and grounds maintained, cleaned, and sanitized on a daily basis. We appreciate you!!!
Important Calendar Dates
9/22 - 10/8 1st Quarter Parent Conferences
Teachers will schedule individual student/parent conferences to discuss students' first quarter progress
10/4 Fall Parent University @ 6pm
10/4 - Grade Level Monthly Newsletters will go home in blue communication/hmwk folders
10/11 - 10/15 1st Quarter Benchmark Assessment for Reading, Math, and Writing
(Grades 3rd - 5th Only)
10/11 - 10/15 National Lunch and National Metric Week
10/11 - 10/15 Family Night Math Challenge (Details will be presented at the Parent University)
10/11 COGNIA Testing for 2nd Graders
10/12 - WOW about Lunch National Lunch Celebration
10/13 Make-Up Pictures
10/21 District PD (1/2 Day for Students)
10/22 Workday/Inservice Day (No School for students)
10/25 - 10/29 Red Ribbon Spirit Week
10/28 Book Character Parade (AM - During School Day)
Students will dress in costume as their favorite book characters
10/28 PTO Sponsored Fall Festival 4pm - 6pm
10/28 Report Cards
11/5 Career Day 9am - 11am
1. Title One Fall Parent University:
Please join us Monday, October 4 for our Virtual Fall Parent University. Various Topics will be discussed to assist families with supporting our student learners. Please reference our flyer for details.
Also, please register in advance. The opening link will be sent to the email address listed.
Registration Link: https://forms.gle/cQRBxsLyfcSunBAn6
Flyers and Paper copies of the registration form were also be sent home in students' blue communication folders if you are in need of a paper copy of the registration form.
* Door Prizes will be given to those in attendance.
2. Updates Sumter School District Face Masks Mandate: Effective Monday, October 4, all students, staff, and visitors will be required to wear face masks on school grounds and busses. Please reference the SSD letter "Oct 1 Face Mandate" above.
3. 1st Quarter Parent Conferences: Parent conferences are currently taking place for all students in grades PreK - 5 at Lemira. If you have not received a conference invite from the teacher, please notify your child's teacher or front desk.
Thanks for all you do to support the initiatives at Lemira Elementary School.
Mrs. Stephanie Gregg, Ed.S
Proud Principal of Lemira Elementary School