Ferson Creek eNews

September 30, 2022

Upcoming Dates

September 23rd - Pick a Time opens for conference scheduling

    Directions for Pick-A-Time can be found here

    Thursday & Friday, October 6-7th - Conferences, No School for Students

    Friday, October 7th - Kick-A-Thon @STCN High School

    Monday, October 10th - Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples Day, No School

    Wednesday, October 12th -Walk to School Day -See Flyer below

    Friday, October 14th - FEARson Trick or Treating 6-8 pm

    Walk to School Day

    Join us at Ferson on Wednesday, October 12th at 7:45 am for Walk to School Day! Families can walk around the building to the back black top and take a stroll before sending students to school for the day. Looking forward to seeing you all there!
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    2022 LRC Book Fair Volunteers

    We are looking for volunteers to help our book fair run smoothly. Scroll down below to sign up to help during School Day Sales Days. Sign up for as many time slots as you are available!

    If you have any questions, please contact Angela Clark, LRC Assistant, at 331-228-6762 or Angela.Clark@d303.org.


    https://tinyurl.com/2022LRCBookFairVolunteers


    The book fair will be open during conferences!


    Monday, October 3 - Wednesday, October 5 from 8:00-3:30

    Thursday, October 6 from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

    The Companion eFair can be found here.

    4th&5th Grade Chess Club

    Chess Club starts Monday, October 3rd after school!

    Conferences

    The conference scheduler in Pick-A-Time is now open through October 3rd. Specific directions regarding how to schedule your conference can be found here. These dates are set aside as a district for conferences, and we greatly value your collaboration. In the event that you are out of town on these dates, teachers can arrange a virtual conference through Zoom during these two days as well. Thank you for your partnership in your child's education.


    If you would like to conference with a specials teacher, please reach out via email.

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    North Star Homecoming Football Game

    North Star Fans,


    It’s been a great Homecoming week so far and we’re looking forward to our football game this Friday at home vs. Lake Park! The sophomore game starts at 4:30pm followed by the varsity at 7:00pm. We’ll hold a special celebration of our 2022 State Champion Softball team prior to the start of the varsity game along with other fun homecoming festivities!


    In order to maintain a safe and enjoyable atmosphere for all of our spectators in attendance please take a moment to review some important reminders regarding the game:


    -Gates will open at 3:45 pm.

    -Tailgating is not permitted.

    -No backpacks, or outside food or beverages are allowed.

    -All students under high school age must be supervised by a parent or guardian.

    -No re-entry into the stadium is allowed.

    -Use of profanity, taunting, including racial remarks of any kind, throwing objects, and possessing objects that block the view of other spectators are PROHIBITED.

    -The Blue Fan Group student section is located in the bleachers on the south end. Parents and other spectators should plan to sit in the middle of the stadium. Our SCN Pep Band will play on the north end of the home bleachers.


    Tickets will be sold at the gate. Prices are as follows:

    -Adults - $5.00
    -D303 Students with an ID - FREE

    -Students without an ID - $2.00
    -Children 6-10yrs old - $2.00

    -Children 5 and under - FREE

    -Seniors - $2.00


    Please contact our athletic office at 331-228-6258 with any questions related to this event.


    Come out and support our North Stars this Friday Night!

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    D303 LRC Newsletter

    LRCs across the district have worked together to bring you a monthly newsletter! The LRC Monthly Community Newsletter is designed to share information on literacy-based special events and programs in our area as well as promote a joy for reading and technology in the homes of D303 families. Check it out!.
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    Changes to the District Website

    Please be aware that the District 303 website will undergo construction during the week of October 3 to reflect recent changes to names and titles within the Department of Learning & Teaching. These changes have been made to better align with the work and responsibilities of the department. The most notable changes are:
    • The Department of Instructional Interventions will now be the Department of Student Services
    • Staff, Family & Student Services will now be Student Programs
    Page names and links will update to reflect these new titles, and other changes may occur. Thank you for your understanding."

    Panorama SEL Survey for 3rd-12th Grade Students

    Please click this link to view the letter to families in regards to our Panorama Survey that opens on September 26th. Here you can find an FAQ regarding the SEL Survey.
    KICK-A-THON 2022

    Click to make a donation, or learn more about the beneficiaries.

    Join PTO Membership Toolkit

    CLICK HERE FOR DIRECTIONS ON CREATING YOUR NEW MEMBERSHIP TOOLKIT ACCOUNT!

    Community Backpack

    Find our community resources here.

    ACROSS THE BOARD

    Click here to read information from the most recent board meeting.