Suwanee Elementary Monday Mail

Week of November 16, 2015

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November 16 - 20

American Education Week

Monday - Girls on the Run, 2:45-4:30pm (Last meeting)

Tuesday - KidzKeys, 2:45-3:45pm (Final meeting) Performance @ 3:15

Wednesday - Chorus Practice, 7:30am

Wednesday - Chess Club, 7:30am

Wednesday - Guitar Club, 2:45-4:00pm

Wednesday - Tech Club, 2:45-4:00pm

Wednesday - Year Book Team meeting (Digital Diner), 3:00pm

Thursday - Principal for A Day - Mayor Burnette

Thursday - American Education Breakfast at NGHS, 7:30am

Thursday - Orchestra Club, 2:45-4:45pm

Thursday - Good News Club, 3:00-4:30pm

Thursday - 4th Grade Music Program, 6:00-6:45pm

Friday - All Pro Dad Meeting, 7:00am

Friday - Readers Rally, 7:15am

Friday - 5th Grade Immigration Simulation

Friday - Thanksgiving Reenactment (Kindergarten), 10:30am

November 23 - 27

Thanksgiving Holiday

November 30 - December 4

Tuesday - PTA Spirit Night @ Skate Country

Wednesday - Chorus Practice, 7:30am

Wednesday - Chess Club, 7:30am

Wednesday - Guitar Club, 2:45-4:00pm (Final meeting)- Performance @ 3:15

Wednesday - Tech Club, 2:45-4:00pm

Wednesday - Chorus After School Practice, 2:45-3:45pm

Thursday - Orchestra Club, 2:45-4:45pm

Thursday - Good News Club, 3:00-4:30pm

Friday - Readers Rally, 7:15am

Skate Night - December 1

Kick off December by joining your classmates at Skate Country in Buford on Tuesday, Dec. 1, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., for Suwanee Elementary Skate Night. Skate Country is located at 2700 Buford Hwy., in Buford. Be sure to sign-in at the Suwanee Elementary table when you arrive to be eligible for prizes. The class with most students in attendance will be rewarded. Admission is just $4 and includes regular skate rental. Speed skate or in-line skate rental is $2. Please note that this is not a drop-off event. A parent or guardian must be present at Skate Country.

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SAM Innovation Project

Ms. Keag is excited to share that she is participating in the SAM Innovation Project for Principals. As an instructional leader, she is focused on teaching and learning at Suwanee Elementary School. For more information about the SAM Innovation Project, please go to

Order your Yearbook today

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Upcoming Parent Focus Groups

Our next focus group of the year is coming up in January. All are encouraged to attend these meetings. Ms. Keag hosts these regular meetings for parents to share what we are doing well as a school, any barriers to excellence, and any ideas that would help our school community. In our few meetings, the topics discussed included school wide communication, cafeteria expectations for students, eCalss, and other topics suggested by those in attendance. We look forward to seeing you at the next meeting!

Please be reminded.....

We enjoy having you at Suwanee to dine with your child for lunch. Visitors and their student(s) are to sit at the designated "Visitor's Table". Any students, other than your child, may not be invited to join you at the visitor's table as they must remain with their class.

Parent Portal

If you have not yet signed up for Parent Portal please do so...

You will need to come to the school, Suwanee Elementary School, complete the Portal Form, and show proper ID.

Thanks you.

Field Trip Fee

Don’t forget to pay your child’s Field Trip Fee.

One-time payment of $30.00 to cover all Field Trips, both in-school and off campus


If your Student has misplaced their jacket, lunch box, or any item,

please have them check our Lost and Found TODAY.

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Safety and Security

All schools have a safety and security plans. The plans are designed with the help of school security and support staff members, as well as local law enforcement, emergency management, and public health officials. Plans are reviewed and updated regularly. These plans include procedures to respond to critical incidents such as tornados, medical emergencies and criminal acts. All staff members are trained on all procedures as it relates to how to handle issues related to safety and security.

Jaguar Cafe News

Lunch and Breakfast Menu

To prepay for meals on-line use

*Free and reduced applications can be found on-line at

Suwanee Elementary School wants you to become a Business Partner

Levels of Business Sponsorships

Friends of Suwanee: Parent or Individual donations of a minimum of $100.

Name on display in school lobby

Bronze Sponsorship: $500 donation

Business Name listed on School Website

Business Name displayed in school lobby

Business Name mentioned in school newsletter

Recognition plaque to be displayed at business

Silver Sponsorship: $1250 donation

Same as all above PLUS:

Recognition at a school event as a business partner

Gold Sponsorship: $2500 donation

Same as all above PLUS:

Project recognition if project is paid for completely by sponsorship dollars.

Platinum Sponsorship: $5,000 donation

Same as all above PLUS:

Logo on student recognition certificate (Perfect Attendance, Honor Roll, etc.)

Suwanee Elementary School

Business Partners
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