News from the Nest

December 14, 2018

The Week Ahead

Monday 12/17 (Day 1)

-- Poetry Alive - M003 (Edgar). 10-10:45 am.

Tuesday 12/18 (Day 2)

-- Student Council, 8-8:30 am.

-- Poetry Alive - M004 (Feighan). 10-10:45 am.

Wednesday 12/19 (Day 3)

-- Poetry Alive - M005 (Steffy). 10-10:45 am.

Thursday 12/20 (Day 4)

-- 4th Grade Field Trip

-- Poetry Alive - M002 (Mamzic). 10-10:45 am.

Friday 12/21 (Day 1)

-- Student Council Spirit Day "Show your Holiday Spirit"

-- Reading Olympics, 8-8:30 am.

-- Sing-A-Long, 1:30-2:00 pm.

-- Winter Social, 2:00-3:00 pm.

Progress Reports

Please remember to review your child's Progress Report on the Home Access Center. Progress Reports were posted this past Monday evening. If you have trouble logging in, please contact the main office at Vernfield.

Thank you!

IVEF Holiday Giving

Please consider donating to the IVEF in honor of a teacher or staff member this holiday season. Your donation is a wonderful way to say thank you to a teacher or staff member who has helped to make a difference in your child's education. Help us reach our campaign goal of $5,000 this December!

Teachers and Staff members will be notified of your thoughtful donation with a certificate, so be sure to include a special message!

Simply click here and follow the link to our online donation site!

Holiday shopping couldn't be any easier! Thank you for your support!

Candy Bar Bingo - Save the Date!

Save the date! Home and School is hosting a Candy Bar B-I-N-G-O Night on Friday, January 25th from 6:30 – 8:00 pm. Bring your family for a fun night of various bingo games! More information will be sent home in your child’s folder soon!

Lip Sync - Save the Date!

The Home and School Association will be hosting

Lip Sync 2019 ~ March 8, 2019

(Snow Date March 9, 2019)

At Indian Crest Middle School

Talk to your friends and think about some song choices during winter break! Try to pick songs that will get the audience clapping and wanting to dance. More information and permission slips will be sent home when school resumes in January.

Please note that the committee is asking that each act provide a parent volunteer the night of the event.

Save the Date!

12/24 - 1/1 -- NO SCHOOL - Winter/Christmas/New Year's Holiday

Friday 1/4 -- Reading Olympics, 8-8:30 am.

Tuesday 1/8 -- Home & School Meeting, 7 pm. Library.

Wednesday 1/16 - Group Picture Day

Monday 1/21 - NO SCHOOL - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Friday 1/25 -- Family Fun Night - Candy Bar Bingo, 6:30-8:00 pm. Snow Date: 2/1.

Wednesday 1/20 -- NO SCHOOL - Teacher In-Service

Health Screenings:

-- Kindergarten: Jan 7-17


Saturday, January 5th and Sunday, January 6th - SAVE Christmas Tree Recycling, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Franconia Township Park, Allentown Road entrance. See the Tree Recycling Flyer for details.

Tuesday, January 8th (and following 6 Tuesdays) - FREE Strengthening Families Program for parents and their children ages 10 to 14, 5:30 - 8:00 PM. Indian Crest Middle School. For more information, see the Family Program Flyer.

Tuesday, January 15 - **rescheduled from 11/28** District Safety and Security Night, 6:30-8:00 pm. Board Room, District Administrative Offices.