Updates from the West

News for February 11-15

Week's Events

Book Fair this week.

Monday, February 11
7:00 Board of Education Meeting

Tuesday, February 12
10:00 - Online workshop
3:00-7:00 - Conferences
3:00 - Parent Meeting (Rummel/Belton)
4:00 - Administrator Meeting (Rummel)

Wednesday, February 13
Grandparents Day

8:00-8:15 Breakfast in gym for Grandparents

8:15- Welcome to the Grandparents

8:25-9:50- Classroom visits

9:50- announcement will be made for the grandparents to go to the gym

10:00- classes will be called down to the gym

10:45- students are dismissed for class or lunch /recess

10:50 Grandparents are dismissed or they can stay until 11:00 to browse the book fair

11:00- Grandparents Day Ends!!!


3:00-7:00 - Conferences
2:20 - AM Problem Solving (Wrage, Swartzendruber, Rummel, Higgins, Nesby)
3:00 - WB Problem Solving (Steiger, Rummel, Higgins, Nesby)
4:00 - Parent Conference (Rummel, Brand)
4:30 - Parent Conference (Rummel, Swartzendruber)

Thursday, February 14
Jump Rope for Heart
Classroom Valentine's Day Parties

Friday, February 15
No School

Upcoming Dates
February 18 - No School
February 19 - Young Author Stories due to teacher
February 19 -Math Talks Academy
February 20 - DOJO Academy
February 21 - K12 (Graber, Nelson, Rummel)
February 26 - Tech Tuesday
February 27 - DIAL/Prek Screening
March 1 - ISAT Assembly (1:30)

Staying in the Know...

Field Trips - Each class gets one major and one minor trip this year. Please get these trips on the school calendar in the next three weeks. Major - More than 30 miles from an Olympia elementary school; Minor - Less than 30 miles from an Olympia elementary school.

Web Articles Needed - Have you checked out Sarah's new article? www.olympia.org click on Olympia West.

Conferences - Teachers should schedule conferences with the parents of all students receiving RtI services, students in the problem solving process, and students struggling behaviorally. (District Goal 4, Home/School Communication)

Calling in Sick?


Mr. Dale - ext. 6257 cell: 309-261-1486
Dr. Rummel - ext. 6010 cell: 309-846-2139 home: 309-963-4263