Patterson Elementary

Providing Educational Excellence For All Learners

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Main Office 248-328-3700

3231 Grange Hall Rd, Holly MI 48442

Attendance Line-248-328-3714

Please add this number to your phone so you can dial it directly.

Our Office Staff

Zachary A. Strickler, Principal


Carol Goodvich, Administrative Assistant


Erika Stevens, Secretary


This Saturday is TEAM Patterson's Bottle Drive

Support Patterson Elementary

Saturday March 19…1 p.m. to 4 p.m.



Leave them on your front porch…leave your

address on TEAM Pattersons facebook OR Email page…and we will do the rest.

All proceeds collected will go towards the NEW PLAYGROUND

Thank you for helping the kids at Patterson Elementary

Spring Picture Day is Monday

Picture Day is this Monday, March 21st. Information was sent home earlier this week. Visit for clothing suggestions, online payment details and more. It is not necessary to send money in order for your child to have their picture taken.

Calling All Kindergarteners

Do you have or know of child who is ready to start Young Fives or Kindergarten in the 2016-2017 school year? Our district enrollment will be held on the following dates:

March 21 - Davisburg Elementary, 248-328-3500

March 22 - Holly Elementary, 248-328-3600

March 23 - Patterson Elementary - 248-328-3700

March 24 - Rose Pioneer Elementary - 248-328-3800

The time at all buildings is 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM and you may enroll at any building that best fits your schedule. If you would like a packet in advance, please contact one of the schools' offices.

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Author and Photographer to Visit Patterson

In celebration of National Reading Month, local author Karen Dickey and photographer Lauryn Goodvich will be visiting our school on Wednesday, March 30th with a presentation for all grade levels.

Discounted copies of the book will be available for purchase now through April 1st, and a portion of the proceeds from each sale will help fund the Patterson Playground Project!

Order forms were sent home today and are available in the school office.

Preschool and Daycare Registration

Holly Kids Preschool and Daycare Registration will be Tuesday, March 29 from 12:00-3:00 in room A5 at Patterson.

Three year olds attend Tuesday and Thursday for 2.5 hours.

Four year olds attend Monday, Wednesday and Friday for 2.5 hours.

Full time day care is available Monday-Friday from 5:45 am to 6:15pm.

Contact Carla Rigsby at 248-328-3615 with any questions.

Fifth Grade Parent Night at Holly Middle School

Holly Middle School invites you to attend their Parent Night to talk about the middle school transition on March 31st at 7:00 PM in the HMS Cafeteria.

Special Thanks To Our Parent Volunteers

Lisa Benavidas

Chris Compton

Rachel Dahlin

Kelly Griffith

Stephanie Henry

Ashley Hudson

Hannah Landwerlen

Melissa Landwerlen

Dianna McMillan

Kristen Taylor

Kendra Verran

Amy Wilhelme

On behalf of the Library we want to thank our volunteers for making our Scholastic Book Fair a big success. The library will soon have new books for our students to enjoy.


A big thank you to Rebecca Sornson and Stephenie Thibo for our amazing new bulletin board in the entrance way. What a great message for everyone to see as they enter our building!! Patterson parents rock!
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3/21 Spring Pictures

3/23 Kindergarten Round Up at Patterson

3/31 5th Grade Parent Night at Holly Middle School 7:00 pm

3/25 No School (Good Friday)

4/4 - 4/10 No School-Spring Break

4/11 School Resumes

4/14 TEAM Patterson Meeting 6:00

4/17 Patterson Bowling Party 1:00 PM

4/29 No School (Teacher PD)

5/5 Michigan Wax Museum (3rd and 4th Grade)

5/12 TEAM Patterson Meeting 4:00

5/18 First Grade to Detroit Zoo

5/22 Tigers Game 1:08 PM

5/27 No School

5/30 No School-Memorial Day

5/31 Fourth Grade to Lansing

6/3 Field Day-All Grades

6/4 Color Fun Run TBD

6/8 - 6/10 Fifth Grade to Camp

6/9 TEAM Patterson Meeting 6PM

6/14 Last Day-Noon Dismissal

Fifth Grade Farewell

Our Deadline Is Approaching

The playground donation deadline is March 31st. Make donations out to TEAM Patterson. Return to your teacher or the office. Thank you!
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The Class Change Challenge Ends March 31st

Have you noticed the collection containers in the main lobby?

We have begun our Class Change Challenge which will run from March 1 - 31st. Anyone is welcome to drop change into the containers which are labeled by grade level.

A student from the winning grade will be able to cut Mr. Hutchins or Mrs. Day's hair.

All money collected will go towards the Patterson's Playground Project!

$50 gift certificate -Reserve your 2015-16 Yearbook Today!

Receive a $50 gift certificate for photo merchandise at when you order your yearbook at our online store. Don’t miss out on the chance to make a customized cell phone case, photo books, canvas prints, and more.

Order Your

Yearbook Today!

$16 for Soft Cover

$26 for Hard Cover

For a full color, 50 page book!

Order Online at

Contact the School Office if you are not able to order online

Order Deadline is May 20th

Yearbooks will be delivered the last week of school

Looking For Something?

Maybe it is in our lost and found. Patterson's lost and found bins are overflowing with unclaimed items. Stop in and check it out next time you are in the building or ask you child to take a look.

Books, Bingo and Popcorn!

What's more fun than books, bingo and popcorn? Free books, free bingo and free popcorn! On Tues., Mar. 22 the Holly Township Library is hosting a Book Bingo event from 4:30-5:30. Stop by or call the library to sign your child up. It is open to children 5-12 years of age.