Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Celebrating National Library Week!
Here are a few trivia facts . . .
- The most stolen library book is The Guinness Book of World Records
- The world’s largest library fine for a late book was 345.00.
- George Washington had a library book that was 221 years overdue.
- Beverly Cleary was a librarian before she wrote the Ramona books.
- There are more public libraries than Starbucks in the United States.
- American school children make 1.5 billion visits to their school library every year.
Please note, NO Visitors the week of April 9 because of STAAR testing.
More details about the bike/scooter rally to come!
Friday, April 6: Dowell Orchestra Selection 5:30-7PM
Monday, April 9 - April 13: Closed Campus for STAAR; No Alpha; National Librarians' Week
Monday, April 9: STUCO Meeting 3-3:45PM; Closed Campus for STAAR
Tuesday, April 10: No Choir; STAAR 4th Writing, 5th Math; Closed Campus for STAAR
Wednesday, April 11: No Choir; STAAR 5th Reading; 2nd Grade Field Trip; Closed Campus for STAAR
Thursday, April 12: Closed Campus for STAAR; Evans Band Instrument Try Outs 4:30-8PM
Friday, April 13: PTO "In and Out Burger" presales ends
Saturday, April 14: Dowell Band Select Instrument Event
Monday, April 16-April 20: Tactic Team 4 "Kindness Week"; STUCO Coins for Cancer
Monday, April 16: 3rd Grade Economics Fair; STUCO "Coins for Cancer" begins; MAP opens
Tuesday, April 17: Discovery Day; 5th grade Choral Celebration MNHS 7PM
Friday, April 20: STAAR Alt closes; STUCO "Coins for Cancer" ends; Friday Live 2:15PM; PTO "In and Out" tickets go home
Monday, April 23: 4th Grade Field Trip (4th/5th grade switch specials); Creed Lunch 10:30AM; In and Out Burger 6PM; PTO Dessert Diner 6:30-7PM; PTO General Meeting and Elections 7-7:15PM; Camp Bennett 7:15-8PM
Thursday, April 26: Bike and Scooter Rally; Dowell Performance for 5th Grade at 9:30AM
Friday, April 27: Bad Weather Day - No School
Monday, April 30-May 4: Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week