Eisenhower News

May, 2016

Teacher Appreciation Week!

  • Guess what time it is?? Teacher Appreciation Week is the first week of May! Let's show our fantastic teachers and staff how great we think they are! We will be providing meals for the teachers everyday next week. Please comment with what you are able to bring. We plan to feed 50 people at each meal. Lunch should be set out by 11:00, but feel free to leave things in the fridge in the morning if you need to drop off early.

Monday is potato bar (potatoes are provided) needs: cheese, sour cream, chili, bacon bits, butter, diced ham, chives, dessert

Tuesday is Taco bar (meat provided) needs: cheese, tomatoes, sour cream, lettuce, beans, rice, chips, queso, salsa, dessert

Wednesday is being provided by Northeast Baptist Church

Thursday is breakfast (set out by 7:30) needs: juice, pastries, bagels, casseroles, fruit

Friday is Italian (spaghetti bake casseroles provided) needs: salad, dressing, garlic bread, dessert

We also need paper goods. Feel free to volunteer something that I may not have included on the list. Cash donations are also great if that is easier. I'll be happy to shop.
Contact me with any questions,
Kate Cook

Avoid the Crowds and Support Your School!

Purchase school supplies for next year RIGHT NOW! No fighting the crowds, no driving to multiple stores, no worry or stress! Paper order forms are due NO LATER than May 23rd. Online orders are open until June 30. Supplies are neatly packaged and delivered to your child's classroom on Back To School Night! What could be easier?! Online: www.educationalproducts.com/shoppacks sign in code: EIS025 (three letters and three numbers). Paper order forms will be coming home in Thursday Folders and are also available in the office.

News from the Library

It may be the last month of school, but things will continue to be busy as ever in the library!

1st grade has just kicked off their Guided Inquiry unit on human impact on the environment, and 3rd grade is about to start their own unit on famous Oklahomans. Pre-K will be continuing their author study on Eric Litwin, the author of the Pete the Cat series, and Mrs. Barker will be working with 5th grade students to prep their essays for 5th Grade Recognition.

Reminder for parents: While we never charge fines for overdue books, this year, the library will be offering a special incentive for students who have returned ALL their books. During the last two weeks of school, We will be having Ring Pop Parties with those especially responsible students!

PTA General Meeting

Monday, May 9th, 6:30pm

1415 Fairlawn Drive

Norman, OK

We will be voting on next year's officers, budget, and major project. Come and let your voice be heard! Refreshments will be provided.

Ike Eats Out at Freddy's Frozen Custard!

Thursday, May 19th, 5pm

2403 West Main Street

Norman, OK

Support your PTA and enjoy delicious burgers and custard at Freddy's! Just mention Eisenhower when ordering and we will receive a portion of the proceeds. Win, win!