Field Notes

Indian Fields and Dayton School 2-22-19

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


Author Visit: Kevin O'Malley

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

If you would like to have a book autographed by the author, please complete this FORM for each book you wish to purchase and have signed.

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2/25 "One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish": Wear red, blue, or a shirt with a fish!

2/26 "Oh, The Places You'll Go": Wear a shirt to show off a place you've been or would like to go.

2/27 "Wacky Wednesday": Wear your clothes backwards, inside out, or mismatched.

2/28 "Fox in Socks": Wear silly or mismatched socks

3/1 "The Cat in the Hat": Wear red, white, OR clothes with your favorite Dr. Seuss character


2/25 Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss: School-wide Read-In

2/27 There's a Wocket in my Pocket: Bring something in your pocket

3/1 Fox in Socks: Wear silly socks

3/1 Cat in the Hat visits

Dr. Seuss Literacy Night Kindergarten-Grade 2

Join us for an evening of reading Dr. Seuss in celebration of Read Across America. This PTO sponsored event on February 28th begins at 6:00 pm and ends at 7:30 pm.

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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!


2/27 Kindergarten Registration 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

2/27 Conference Sign-Up in Genesis 7:00 pm (as needed only)

2/28 K-2 Dr. Seuss Night at 6:30 pm

3/1 The Cat in the Hat visits Dayton


Tuesday 2.20.19 was the official celebration of 100 days of school. Students dressed up as 100 year-old people, counted up to 100, and enjoyed the celebration of 100 days of learning and knowledge gained.
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On Friday, February 15th our 3rd graders will enjoy a performance and on February 15th our 3rd graders will have an opportunity. This is a great program that teaches students about musical instruments through an entertaining performance.
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Students enjoyed Valentine celebrations on the 14th and on the 15th we held Kindergarten Centers!

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.