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Parent Edition for Week of February 8-12

Reward for No Tardies!

The class with no tardies this week will get to do the Whip and Nae Nae on stage. Let's get those kiddos to school on time.

Jump Rope for Heart

We have kicked off “Jump Rope for Heart” in PE and your students have brought home a letter and envelope with details. Go online at www.heart.org/jump to sign up or do it from your smart phone by downloading the app Jump/hoops. (The app is amazing you can even text for donations!)

* How to Register online: http://youtu.be/hUF7rIXqePQ

* How to Send e-mails: http://youtu.be/kny7Uh21VhE

* How to use the app: http://youtu.be/z--byVr6NIc

* JRFH video: http://youtu.be/giHXhJNbm5k

We hope you will join us in teaching your children about living heart healthy lives and helping others! On Thursday, February 11th and Friday, February 12th you are invited to come and jump rope with your child during their PE time. The times are located on Mrs. Sandy’s Watkins webpage.

Friday, February 12th will be the last day to turn in donations for Jump Rope for Heart.

21 Day Challenge

Wylie ISD is participating in the Medical City Children's Hospital 21-Day Snack Challenge. We are also competing against Rockwall ISD to have the most families sign up and participate in the challenge. Briefly, the challenge is to replace unhealthy snacks with healthy ones

Please register for the 21-Day Snack Challenge between January 11 and 24, 2016. The challenge runs between January 25 and February 14, 2016.
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Monday, February 8

8:00-12:00 Math Checkpoint

3rd Grade's lunch time will be at 12:30 instead of 10:30.

Tuesday, February 9

7:00 Family Breakfast in the cafeteria

8:00-12:00 Reading Checkpoint

3rd Grade's lunch time will be at 12:30 instead of 10:30.

1:30 1st Grade Music Program rehearsal

2:30 Drama Kids, Watch Me Sculpt (ends at 3:35), Chefsville (ends at 4:00)

7:00 1st Grade Music Program (Arrive at 6:30)

No Math Tutoring!

Wednesday, February 10

7:45 Leo the Lion Assembly

2:30-3:30 Honor Choir 4th Grade

Thursday, February 11

Think College Thursday - Wear your favorite college shirt!

No Reading/Writing Tutoring

Friday, February 12

1:30 Valentine Party

2:30 pm: Young Rembrandts Art Class, Engineers Club today

6:30 Daddy Daughter Dance


Don't forget that all flyers are now uploaded to Peachjar. You should receive an email when those flyers are posted. If you are not receiving any emails with our school flyers, you probably need to go to "manage preferences" in your Peachjar account and make sure your settings aren't set to "never".