Eagle News 10.27.17
Orchard Park Elementary
October 30 | Regular Student Day (Make up Day)
October 30 - November 3 | Personal Care Drive
November 6 - 10 | Fall Book Fair
November 8 | Nailed the Future Spirit Day
November 9 | Internet Safety event
November 10 | Veterans Day Parade @ 8:45
November 10 | Family Night at the Book Fair
November 17 | Battle of the Books
Personal Care Drive
In partnership with the Baxter Community and the York County Council on Aging (YCCOA), students and staff at Orchard Park will be collecting full size personal care items for the undeserved senior population of York County the week of October 30 - November 3. See this Smore Newsletter for more information.
Please make note of the Book Character Dress Up Day on October 31.
Vote for Our Teacher!
Lindsey Stephenson, a 5th grade teacher at Orchard Park, was recently nominated as the Carolina Panthers Teacher of the Week and we need your help! The nominee with the most votes will win a large basket of school supplies, paper, and 2 Carolina Panthers tickets. Please celebrate her by casting your vote between Wednesday October 25 and November 1! You can read her nomination and vote at this website!
We continue to have multiple occurrences of lice. Watch this video to learn more about these critters.
JA in a Day will be held Monday, December 18. It will be a day dedicated to teaching children (k-12) about financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work readiness skills. Volunteers are needed to present the JA curriculum to students – giving students the opportunity to benefit from the volunteer’s background and experience. Please complete this form if you are interested in serving as a volunteer for JA in a Day.
Nailing the Future Spirit Day
Wednesday, Nov. 8th, 11am-8pm
1642 South Carolina 160
Fort Mill, SC
Bring your creativity and let Nailed It guide you step by step to create a beautiful piece for your home. Enjoy some craft time by yourself or bring the kids after school. Ages 5+ are welcome with adult. Don’t have time to craft? Come take a look at the extensive retail selections- fabulous pieces already finished for you!
Preregistration is required.
Get started on your holiday shopping or treat yourself in KatyLoo’s pop up shop! Choose from the latest fashion trends in women’s clothing and jewelry at affordable prices.
A portion of all sales from Nailed It and Katy Loo will be donated back to OPES!
Thursday, Nov. 9th, 6:30pm
1691 Springfield Parkway
Fort Mill, SC
Please join us for a FREE informational session presented by FBI Agent John Letterhos with the Charlotte Division. All parents and staff members in Fort Mill School District are welcome and encouraged to attend. This event is hosted by FMSD Elementary School Counselors. Please see the following flyer for more details.
Family Night at the Book Fair
Friday, Nov. 10th, 6-8pm
474 3rd Baxter Street
Fort Mill, SC
Students invited to wear PJsSpecial Read Alouds will be scheduled
Milk & Cookies will be served
Families can shop for new books