Symmes Elementary School

Symmesational News!

Friday, May 5, 2017

Important Dates for your Calendar

May 5 NO SCHOOL for Kindergarten classes only!

May 5 Orientation for class of 2030!! 10:00 - 11:00

May 8-12 Teacher Appreciation Week

May 11 Volunteer Appreciation Lunch

DVD'S OF THE SYMMES PLAYERS ALICE IN WONDERLAND, JR.

May 5th is the final day to purchase DVDs of the Symmes Players performance of Alice in Wonderland! Orders can be placed online until 9 pm on Friday!

Click Here -----> https://www.sycamoreschools.org/Page/2926

Questions: Please contact Kim Hueil @ khueil@icloud.com

LAST PTO MEETING OF THE 2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR

The final PTO meeting of the year is next Thursday, May 11 at 9:30. It will be a great meeting to attend as we are voting on teacher gifting. We will also vote for next year's PTO board. The final budget for the year will also be reviewed. Please plan to attend. As always, free babysitting is offered!

FIELD DAY IS COMING! VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Field Day! Friday, May 19th
(Rain date Monday, May 22rd).

Parent volunteers are needed to help make this a FUN event for all students.

Contact Joni Green with questions:
Call or text: (312) 371-3217
Email: jonimgreen@gmail.com

Please return the below form by Friday, May 12th

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Parent volunteer name:__________________________________

Phone #:_________________ Email:_______________________

Student name:_____________________ Grade:__________

Teacher:________________________

Please check which shift you would like to volunteer

Morning Session (1st and 2nd grades) __________ 9:00am –12:15

Afternoon Session (3rd & 4th Grades) _________ 12:30 – 3:35 pm

Kindergarten (Stanford & Goddard AM) ­­­­­­­­­­­­­________ 10:30-11:45am

Kindergarten (Houston, Holcak & Goddard PM) __________ 1:00 – 2:15 pm

I can be available on the rain date (May 22th) yes______ no_______

WEE DELIVER

Our Wee Deliver Postal Service is up and running! Congratulations to Charlie Green, who won the stamp design contest! Runners-up were Emily Niehaus, Paul Ku and Anna Christos.

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION LUNCHEON

The Symmes Staff invites you to a luncheon in honor of Volunteer Appreciation! Thursday, May 11 between 11:30 am - 2:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room at Symmes.

Whether you give your time or skills, let us show our appreciation for all you do for our school!

Please return the bottom portion of the flyer that was sent home last week so we can reserve a spot for you! (Or send an email to your child's teacher)

#weloveourvolunteers #bestptoever #weappreciateyoumore

SUMMER MAP TESTING SIGN-UPS

Sycamore Schools is offering an optional summer MAP administration for grades 2-8. Please click on the link for more details and to register your child for this opportunity. If you have any questions, please email Mindy Zellner, District Gifted Coordinator, at zellnerm@sycamoreschools.org.


Summer MAP Testing Sign-Up

AVES Hangar Bookstore & Spirit Shop News

Great end-of-year gift ideas! Tervis tumblers, mugs, coffee tumblers, Camelbak water bottles, pennants, and more!


Upcoming Bonus Shopping Hours: Wednesday, May 10, 6-8 P.M.


We will also have Bonus Shopping Hours three nights the following week:

5/16, 5/17, 5/18 (6-8 pm each night).


The last day the store will be open for this school year is Friday, May 19.


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​For more information (including a complete schedule of hours & parking directions) please visit our webpage

Questions? Email: sycamorebookstore@gmail.com