Lowell Memo: Issue #17

January 7, 2016

Published by Lowell School & the Lowell PTA

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Please join us for Community Engagement Session 3 to give feedback about options at Lowell!

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Were you at the Lowell Winter Concert?? Please share your feedback!

Please complete this brief survey to give feedback about the Lowell Winter Concert (Click here for survey!). At this time, we have 15 parent responses and 1 grandparent response. Thank you to those who have responded; please encourage others to respond, too. Your feedback is valued and helps us continue to improve.

Plans are underway for this year's Jamboree!

Jamboree will be held on Friday, March 4th, from 5pm-8pm. Jamboree is a carnival-themed fun fair for the whole family. Mark your calendars, and come join us for games, prizes, food, music, and friends!

We are looking for new or gently used items that can be re-purposed as Jamboree prizes. A box will be in the front office from Friday, January 8th through the month of February to collect prize donations.

We are happy to accept stickers, bouncy balls, Happy Meal toys, books, matchbox cars, pencils, figurines, etc.

We will also be collecting large baskets to use for the Jamboree classroom raffle baskets.

Interested in volunteering to help with the event? Contact Andrea Koziarz (andrea@koziarz.com) or Kristen Moore (kristenmoore107@gmail.com).

Thank you for your support!
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Tuesday, January 12 is a Lowell Spirit Day!

Did you read over break??!!

Click on the Winter Break Reading link below and share what you read on our Padlet wall. Students, parents & staff are all welcomed to share! A Scholastic book order gift card will be awarded to one lucky winner the week of January 11!

Lowell Eagles Learn: Check out our Stories of Learning!

Please view our school blog & consider sharing your own story of learning about Lowell or encouraging your child to write a post! We welcome stories and comments from students, parents, staff, special guests, and community members. You can find our blog at lowelleagleslearn.blogspot.com or linked below! Please send posts to kathleen.melton@cusd200.org at any time. For every post that is shared, the child's classroom teacher will be entered into a raffle for more classroom supplies!


Thank you for helping tell our story!

Lowell Reading Incentives: Kane county Cougars AND Six Flags!

This year our school is participating in two local reading programs- Kane County Cougars Ozzie's Reading Club and Six FlagsRead to Succeed program. If you would like your child to participate, they need to read for 6 hours total. The six hours counts for both reading programs. These papers came home in your child's folder. The logs are due back by Monday, Feb. 22nd. The student will then receive a ticket to Great America as well as a voucher for a ticket to a Cougars game. If you have any questions please contact:


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The Lowell PTA welcomes you!!

Check out the links below to learn more about the Lowell PTA & become a member!


Check out Inspiration Nominations linked below!

Has a D200 teacher been an inspiration to your child?

Click here to read more about Inspiration Nominations!

2015-16 Important Dates

Click here to visit the Lowell Web Calendar & stay informed of upcoming events throughout the year!

View the District ESchool Bag!

Check out district & community information linked to the District website below, including information about a new Daisy Troop starting at Lowell.

New 200 Foundation Updates

Click the link below to read updates from the New 200 Foundation!

Support the Lowell PTA through Amazon.com!!

Raise money for Lowell PTA by shopping at Amazon.com Lowell PTA will receive 1% of all money spent at Amazon.com, when you use this special link.


http://fundyourpta.org/lowellelementary.php


Bookmark this page for use anytime you need to shop at Amazon.com There are no price increases or fees for shoppers or Lowell PTA. Amazon funds the program as a fund raising opportunity for schools and organizations.

Going to Target??

Use your Target REDcard, and Target will donate 1% of your REDcard purchases made at Target and Target.com to help Lowell! Sign up is easy at the link below:
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