Stone Bank School

Reaching Out Newsletter ~ May 11, 2018

Upcoming Spring Concert Dates

Hopefully you've already marked your calendars for the upcoming spring concerts, but if not here are the dates/times: K5-5th grade concert is Thursday, May 17th at 1:15pm. There is only a daytime performance. The Choir/Band Spring concert will be on Thursday, May 24th at 7:00 pm directly following the Art Walk. Hope to see you there.

PTO Bidding Opportunity


Welcome Spring!


In celebration PTO is offering an opportunity to bid on seating and parking at the following events:


5K-5th Grade Spring Concert

May 17th at 1:15 pm


Band and Choir Spring Concert

May 24th at 7 pm


8th Grade Graduation

June 6th at 7pm




https://www.32auctions.com/SBSConcerts


Auction Closes May 16th at 10pm


All funds raised will be used to deepen community spirit and help to enrich our children’s educational, social and developmental experiences at Stone Bank School.

Scholastic Book Fair

This year the book fair will be held Monday, May 14th - Friday, May 18th. The PTO is looking for volunteers to help at the book fair. If you are available to staff an hour or two during the book fair, please sign up on Sign Up Genius. If you have any questions regarding the book fair please contact Jenny Oman at nickjenjjoman@yahoo.com or 414-745-3325.

Band Information

Greetings 4th Grade Families!

As 5th graders next year your student has the opportunity to participate in our Stone Bank band program. We perform in a Winter and Spring Concerts and learn a lot about music while having a great time. You are invited to an open house meeting in the band room from 2:30-5:30 on Wednesday May 23rd. A local music store is providing instruments for our students to try out and everyone is welcome.

Art Walk and Middle School Concert

Thursday, May 24th 2018

5:30pm-6:45pm: 4K-8th grade Art Walk

7:00pm Middle school Choir and Band Concert


Please join us at Stone Bank School on Thursday, May 24th for an evening of art and music. Festivities begin at 5:30pm with an Art Walk featuring displays of art throughout the school by all students in grades 4K through 8th grade. Doors to the Art Walk close at 6:45pm to prepare for the Middle School Choir and Band Concert at 7:00pm. Mark your calendars and plan to join us for a wonderful evening!

School Supplies

Time to order your school supplies for next year.

This helps you save time and money when back-to-school shopping. Parents that use EPI school packs save up to 40% compared to the same supplies from a national retailer.

Order deadline is June 24.

To order online:

  • Go to: educationalproducts.com/shoppacks
  • Enter our school code: STO173
  • School supplies can be picked up during your child’s Reading Assessments on August 20, 21 or 22 or during Open House on August 30.

For questions, contact Jennifer Anderson Warwick at janderson.warwick@awcsinc.com or 651-343-8205.

Lost and Found

Our lost and found box is completely full and overflowing. We will be putting out the items for display the week of our Spring Concert. We encourage you to come in and see if any of the items might be your child's.

Reminders

  • ALL library materials are due back FRIDAY, MAY 25th. The Library will be closed for inventory beginning Wednesday, May 30th at which point there will be no library classes.
  • Please make sure that all athletic uniforms are returned to the school immediately. They can be returned to the school office or Mr. Greens mailbox.

  • Parents will need to pick up any medications for their students that was left here in the health room for the school year. Students will NO longer be able to bring the medications home with them. Any medication not picked up by 6/8/18 will be discarded by the school.

Summer School

The Summer School website is up and running. Summer School will be held at North Lake School this year and runs from June 13th - July 13th, 8:00am-10:00pm www.2018summerschool.com

2nd Annual SBS Fest

On Tuesday, June 5th, our school community will again be participating in celebrating the end of another successful school year. All of your favorite parts of Games Day and Spring Fling will once again combine for an epic day: SBS FEST!


Mission Statement: A fun Stone Bank event for the school that promotes unity, builds community and celebrates the completion of the school year.


SBS Fest will be an all-day event for grades 5K-7 where students travel with their team to activity stations including Field Day Games, Relay/Olympic Games, Indoor Carnival and Outdoor Carnival. Students will need to bring a cold lunch or order one through school.


SBS Student Council will sell tickets for carnival games in denominations of $3, $5, and $10. We are excited about SBS Fest and look forward to celebrating with the whole SBS community,


Please help!


Thank you to those who have already signed up to volunteer at SBS Fest on Tuesday, June 5th! We are still in need of several more helpers to ensure that our celebration day is a big success. If you are able, please consider filling a spot to help all day or half the day. If you aren’t available on that day, perhaps you can donate or loan one of the needed items. Please follow this link to sign up: https://goo.gl/forms/weBBpHLBxnmXXEr73


Many thanks from the students and staff of Stone Bank School!


Pancake Breakfast

On Sunday, May 20 from 8am - noon, we will be serving up a breakfast filled with Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Milk, Juice, and Coffee at the Stone Bank Fire Department.

Showing's will include Fire Department Apparatus, Law enforcement from Town of Oconomowoc PD and Waukesha County Sheriff, and Flight for Life (Depending on Availability and Weather). There will also be a 50/50 Raffle and some firefighting fun for the kids!

There is no cost for the event, but donations are Greatly Appreciated! All proceeds will go to the Stone Bank Fire and EMS Association.

Weekly Planner

Monday, May 14

· Art Club 2:30pm

· Scholastic Book Fair begins 7:00am-6:00pm

· PTO Meeting 7:00pm


Tuesday, May 15

· Scholastic Book Fair continues 7:00am-6:00pm – Grandparents Day

· 4th grade field trip to the WI State Capitol 7:45am-11:15am

· Culver’s Night, Hartland 5:00pm-9:00pm


Wednesday, May 16

· Scholastic Book Fair continues 7:00am-6:00pm

· AHS Athletic Director talk to 8th graders 9:00am


Thursday, May 17

· Personnel Meeting 7:00am

· Bagels with Buds 7:00am, $1.00 for a bagel with topping, $.50 for juice

· Scholastic Book Fair continues 7:00am-6:00pm

· Spring Concert 5K-5th grade 1:15pm, no evening performance

· Student Council 2:30pm


Friday , May 18

· 4th and 6th grade field trip to Biztown, 8:00am-2:15pm

· Scholastic Book Fair concludes today 7:00am-3:00pm

· 6th grade dance at Stone Bank School, 4:30pm-6:30pm


Monday, May 21

· Art Club 2:30pm

· Board of Education Meeting 6:00pm


Tuesday, May 22


Wednesday, May 23

· Blood Drive 1:00pm-6:00pm, Stone Bank Commons

· Middle School Book Club 2:30pm

· 4th Grade Band Open House 2:30pm-5:30pm


Thursday, May 24

· Policy Meeting 7:00am

· Student Council 2:30pm

· 4K-8th grade Art Walk, 5:30pm-6:45pm

· Spring Choir/Band Concert 7:00pm


Friday, May 25

· 3rd grade Pen Pals at Richmond School, 8:45am-2:00pm

· ALL Library books are due