Erin School Friday Folder

May 17, 2019

Upcoming Events

May 20-22nd Scholastic Book Fair (See times below)

May 21- Fine Arts Night 5:00-8:00

May 22- PTC Meeting 6:30 in the Erin Library

May 23- Dance/Entertainment night for grades 5th-8th 3:30-6:30***Notice date change!

May 24- NO SCHOOL- Professional Learning Day

May 27- NO SCHOOL- Memorial Day

May 30- Talent Show- All grades

June 6- Last Day of School for 4K students

June 6- 8th Grade Promotion

June 7- EARLY RELEASE 11:30 dismissal, Last Day of School

Emergency Off Site Drill

Very important information: Please read the attachment for information about our Emergency Off Site Drill taking place Wednesday, May 22nd at 2:00 PM.

Scholastic Book Fair Coming Soon!

Check out the online book fair homepage

The book fair will be held on the following dates/times:

Monday, May 20th from 7:30-4:00

Tuesday, May 21st from 7:30-8:00

Wednesday, May 22nd from 7:30-4:00

See Sign up for volunteer opportunities!

**There is a new feature for parents to pay for items without sending cash with your kiddos!

Erin Athletics Information

Please see attachment for 2019-2020 school year Athletic dates and information.

Forms are available in the office!

Free/Reduced Lunch Options for families-

With Summer approaching fast we want to inform families where to look to locate free meals for students. There are several options including two websites to check: ( or ( or Text 'food' to 877-877 or call '211' to locate meals available in this area.

Last day of School Bussing Info

There will be NO purple bus available on the last day of school Friday, June 7th. Please make pick up arrangements for your child(ren).

Fine Arts Night

Join us Tuesday, May 21st for our Annual Fine Arts Night here at Erin School.

See Flyer for more details!

Dance Night!-**** Date changed!

All 5th-8th Grade Students are welcome to the Dance/Entertainment night Thursday, May 23th from 3:30-6:30. Admission will cost $4.00.


Have a push lawn mower you'd like to donate to our school? Please let us know! Preferably self propelled. Thank you for your continued generosity for our school.

Need Childcare?

Erin School has two (2) full time openings for a toddler (turns 2 by 9/1) but is younger than 4 years old. The toddler group will consist of a total of 6 students with their own teacher. The toddler group starts out in the infant/toddler room and will join the extended 4K students for the morning in the extended 4K room. The toddler group will eat lunch with the extended 4K students in the lunchroom and return to the infant room for nap time. The remaining part of the day will be in the infant room.

If you have more questions, please give Dr. Kriewaldt a call.

Priority will be as follows:

Parents wanting full time

Staff member's children

Parents/Guardians who already have a child attending Erin School

Parents who live in the Erin School District

Community members who want to attend.

If there are more children than openings, a drawing and waiting list will be done as outlined in policy 423 and 423(R).

Daycare is available during school days and teacher in-service days. Hours are as follows: Monday 7:45 to 4:45, Tuesday 7:30 to 4:15, Wednesday 7:30 to 4:00, Thursday 7:30 - 4:00 and Friday 7:30 to 3:45.

Cost is $5.25 per hour or $213 per full week.

If interested, please submit the following information (e-mails are OK) to Dr. Kriewaldt, or the front office: Parents's name, child's name, child's date of birth, hours of care desired if not full time (please indicate if full time), and phone number.

Got Talent? Let's see!!

Erin presents "Erin School's Got Talent" Thursday, May 30th.

Lost and Found

Please stop before or after school to check through the lost and found or have your child(ren) look! LOTS of items have been left behind!


PTC Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes from April 30, 2019.

PTC Meeting Agenda

Upcoming PTC Meeting Wednesday, May 22 Agenda attached.

COMING SOON: May is Staff Appreciation Month

The PTC is again planning to show appreciation for Erin School Staff during the entire month of May. Staff will be served a full lunch meal at least once a week. If any parent or group of parents would like to come together to provide additional lunch meals or if anyone is interested in helping out for staff appreciation month in other ways, please contact Lana Sanders at Please list STAFF APPRECIATION MONTH in the subject line of the email. See Flyer for more info!

Goeman's BP Giftcards

There are still $25 Goeman’s BP Gift Cards for sale! When you buy a gift card PTC earns 16% of the proceeds! The gift cards can only be redeemed at Goeman’s RapidMarts in Erin and Hartford (including Uncle Larry’s Car Wash) and can be used to purchase anything they sell (gas, food, beverages, etc). These gift cards never expire. There are only $25 denominations available at this time. See the order formfor more info.

Amazon Smile

Do you shop on When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of qualifying purchases to Erin School District.

Use your normal Amazon log in at The first time you log in to AmazonSmile select Erin School District as your charitable organization. Then you are set for future shopping excursions. You could request that your extended family members support Erin School as well. It’s a super easy fundraiser!

Check This Out!

-Summer Session Registration at the Schauer Arts Center

-Join Cub Scouts- See flyer for Registration details

-Ori-Owl Summer Swim Camp- Registration form

-Hartford Boys Basketball Summer Camp

-Cedar Springs Outdoor Adventure Day Camp

-Hartford Volleyball Summer Camp Opportunities Here

-Logan's Laps for Love. Read more about Logan's story and how you can help.

-Hartford Boys Summer Basketball Camp

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