Field Notes

Indian Fields and Dayton School 3-22-19

Greetings From the Fields!


Welcome to the monthly Principal's Newsletter: Field Notes! We hope that you find this bi-monthly newsletter informative and entertaining. You can also find updated information on the web page and our Facebook Page. We value the partnership of our parents and open communication, so please feel free to contact teachers and administrators. We are looking forward to a fantastic 18-19 school year at Indian Fields and Dayton!

Warmest Regards,

April Gonzalez


school musical

Please mark your calendars. On Thursday, March 28 and Friday, March 29 our students will perform the Little Mermaid at 7:00 PM at Brooks Crossing.


Officers Hibbets and Rodriguez read to our Kindergarten students during a month-long celebration of Reading Across America. Thank you!

Author Visit: Kevin O'Malley

On March 15th, our PTO sponsored an author visit for Indian Fields and Dayton. Kevin O'Malley is a children's author and illustrator of such favorites as the Miss Malarkey series and completely entertained us.

Odyssey of the mind

Congratulations to the IF8 team who won 3rd Place at Skylands Regional

Neha Manisekharan

Nishka Gattu

Shaurya Srivastava

Dhruv Tiwari!

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Celebrating Uniqueness

On Tuesday, March 19th our 2nd and 3rd Grade students participated in Celebrating Uniqueness. Students were able to learn from several unique individuals that we all are unique and special in our own ways.

Welcome Spring!

Our Kindergarten welcomed the Spring season with learning and art centers on Friday, March 22nd.

PTO Movie Night

Our families enjoyed a night at the movies! Little Foot brought out plenty of little feet for the night!
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Did you know that you can now report your child's absence through the Genesis Parent Portal? See this link for directions. This will be such a great tool to use! No need to call the school anymore!

¿Sabía que ahora puede reportar la ausencia de su hijo a través del Portal de Padres de Genesis? Vea este enlace para direcciones. ¡Esta será una gran herramienta para usar! ¡Ya no hay necesidad de llamar a la escuela!


3/10 Daylight Savings Time - Spring Forward!

3/11 - 3/14 PTO Book Fair

3/14 PTO Book Fair 5-8 pm

3/15 PTO Author Visit-Kevin O'Malley

3/18 PTO Book Fair-last day

3/19 EARLY RELEASE Conferences 1-2:45 pm & 6-8 pm

3/22 PTO Movie Night

3/26 EARLY RELEASE Conferences 1-2:45 pm

3/28 Musical 7:00 pm @ Brooks Crossing

3/29 Musical 7:00 pm @ Brooks Crossing

3/30 Women's Leadership Conference

Indian Fields and Dayton School

The Indian Fields and Dayton School is home to approximately 670 students. Our mission is to educate all children by providing a safe, stimulating, respectful environment which promotes cognitive, social, emotional, artistic, and physical growth. The school will prepare children to have a positive attitude towards learning, to be responsible members of the community and to accept individual differences.