Husky Headlines Dec 9-13 2019

News and Events from Spring Run Elementary School

Upcoming Dates for your Calendar

Dec 9-13 MAPS Testing Grades 3-5

Third Grade - Reading 12/11 @ 9:30/Math 12/12 @ 9:30

Fourth Grade - Reading 12/12 @ 12:30/Math 12/10 @ 10:30

Fifth Grade - Reading 12/9@ 1:00/Math 12/10 @ 9:30

Dec 11 Grade 5 Holiday Musical 7:00 PM Cafe

Holiday School Spirit Days: Students may wear holiday clothing of their choosing this last week before break or these items that staff will be wearing too these days

Monday Dec 16: Jingle Bells

Tuesday Dec 17: Anything Red or White

Wednesday Dec 18: Tacky Holiday Sweater

Thursday Dec 19: Any Holiday Hats

Friday Dec 20: Wear your PJ's

Dec 23-Jan 3 No School/Winter Vacation

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Vote Everyday now until Dec 20 in the Michael and Sons Jingle Contest!

We are currently in 2nd place in the Richmond region.We are not far behind. We can catch up quickly this weekend if everyone helps us with online voting.

We need everyone's help to keep voting everyday from now until Dec 20 when the contest ends.

Help us spread the word to help our school win $5000.

Vote everyday here

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Holiday Support for Students @ Chalkley Elementary School

The staff at Chalkley Elementary School has asked us to consider supporting their students and families in a different way this Holiday season than our traditional Angel Tree. Instead of buying gifts for their preschool students they are requesting items from the list below. Items do not have to be wrapped- they can be dropped off in our main lobby any day from now until Monday, Dec 9.

Chalkley will be hosting a Winter Market for parents to come and shop for gifts for their children or themselves. We very much need donated items to support this initiative! Some ideas might be:

- New or GENTLY used toys

- Clothing, girls and boys, sizes 4T - Adult M

(ages 5-11)

- Books and games

- Multicultural Dolls/Figures

- Arts & Crafts Supplies

- Sports Equipment

- Homegoods

- New bedding and pillows

- New towels

- Food pantry items (shelf-stable food)

December Volunteer Opportunities

Spring Run has several excellent volunteer opportunities for the month of December. One of the most important is our Teacher Appreciation Luncheon / Cookie Exchange. Please consider donating 30 minutes of your time to allow an extra 30 minute lunch for our wonderful Spring Run teachers. Signup links for all opportunities are listed below.

Teacher Appreciation Luncheon – Classroom Coverage

Teacher Appreciation Cookie Exchange

Library Volunteers

Cafeteria Volunteers

Important Reminder: Chesterfield County Public Schools requires all school volunteers to complete the volunteer application / background check. If you have not completed this application please do so via the link below.

CCPS Volunteer Application

Questions? Please feel free to contact the PTA Volunteer Coordinator at

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Follow us on Twitter and Facebook

You can follow our school happenings by following us @springrunsteam and @springrunelem on Twitter and follow our PTA for school happenings/PTA Updates on facebook by liking Spring Run Elementary PTA