New Providence Elementary School

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This Week's Calendar: May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8 - Makeup testing; Parent University "Middle School Transition Panel" @ 6:00 in Learning Commons

Tuesday, May 9 - Makeup testing; Sean Poppy @ NPES in STEM lab; Tuesday Art Studio (last day); Musical Theater practice; Lion Pride Dance practice

Wednesday, May 10 - School Nurse Day; Saxe Gotha CD visits kindergarten classes (9:45); Musical Theater practice; Welcome to NPES for rezoned families (6:00 - 7:00)

Thursday, May 11 -Transition Day & Kindergarten Parent Orientation (9:00); Lion Pride Dance practice; NPES Night @ Marco's Pizza

Friday, May 12 - SIC meeting (7:15); 2nd grade field study to Riverbanks Zoo (8:30 - 1:00)


The Blowfish Reading Rewards Program begins Monday, May 1st. Reading logs were sent home last week that provide parent information and contest rules. All students are encouraged to read four books during the month of May - you may do this in the classroom and count read alouds and books you are reading together as a class or you can encourage students to read books at home with their family! All Reading logs are due May 26th. Click here for a copy of the reading log
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Order Your School Supplies for 2017-2018

Ready to make preparations for next school year? Want to avoid long lines when buying school supplies? If so, you can order your school supplies and have them delivered to school. You may place your order at New Providence from May 1st - May 19th. If you would prefer to order supplies online, please reference the instructions below and order by May 26th.

School Supplies Kits can be picked up on NPE Class Assignment Day on August 10, 2017

For questions, please email New Providence PTA ( or call 821-3300.

To place your order online 5/1-5/26

1. Go to

2. Enter the school Account #: 98185

3. Follow the directions to complete your order.
4. Keep your online confirmation as your receipt.

Important Dates to Remember

Kindergarten Celebration will be on Friday, May 26th at 1:00pm.

5th grade Recognition Ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, May 30th at 8:30 A.M.

2017-2018 DATES

August 10th- Class Assignment Day

August 22nd- First Day of school for the 2017-18 school year

Make Pride Everyday!

Lifelong Guideline and Lifeskills-May

Lifelong Guideline:

Trustworthiness: "Others Have Confidence in Me"

Trustworthiness is to act in a manner that makes one worthy of confidence and trust.


Curiosity: "Always Seek to Understand"

Curiosity is a desire to investigate and seek understanding of one's world.

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