Suwanee Elementary Monday Mail

Week of February 22, 2016

Take a Look!

February 22 - 27

Monday - Friday - Scholastic Book Fair

Monday - Girls on the Run, 2:45-4:30pm

Monday - 5th Grade Game Day, 3:00 - 4:30pm

Tuesday - 1st Box Top collection

Tuesday - Kidz Keys Club, 2:45-3:45pm

Wednesday - Chess Club, 7:30am

Wednesday - Chorus, 7:30am

Wednesday - Early Release, 12:15pm

Wednesday - NO AFTERNOON CLUBS, Tech Club, Guitar Club, Art Club, PE Club

Wednesday - Art Show, 1:00-5:30pm in the Gym

Wednesday - PTA Spirit Night - Jumpstreet, 2:00pm

Thursday - Early Release, 12:15pm

Thursday - NO AFTERNOON CLUBS, Orchestra Club, Good News Club, Girls on the Run.

Thursday - Art Show, 1:00-5:30pm in the Gym

Friday - Readers Ralley, 7:15am

February 29 - March

Monday - Girls on the Run, 2:45 - 4:30pm

Tuesday - Kidz Keys Club, 2:45-3:45pm

Wednesday - School Crossing Guard Appreciation Day

Wednesday - Read Across America (Dr. Seuss's Birthday)

Wednesday - Chess Club, 7:30am

Wednesday - Chorus, 7:30am

Wednesday - Tech Club, 2:45- 4:00pm

Wednesday - Guitar Club, 2:45-3:45pm

Wednesday - Art Club, 3-5 grd, 2:45-3:30pm

Wednesday - PE Club, 4-5 grd, 2:45-3:15pm

Thursday - Orchestra Club, 2:45-4:45pm

Thursday - Good News Club, 2:45-4:30pm

Thursday - Girls on the Run, 2:45-4:30pm

Thursday - GA Milestone Parent Meeting (grd 3-5), 6:00pm

Friday - Readers Ralley, 7:15am

Friday - Book Character Dress Up Day

Parent/Teacher Conferences. During Early Release, February 24th & 25th

Please be sure to look in your teacher's newsletter, and/or in an email from your teacher to schedule your Parent/Teacher Conference. You will be given details on how to access your teacher's conferencing schedule and choose an available time and date.

School will be dismissed at 12:15pm on Wednesday, February 24th and Thursday, February 25th.

Book Fair - February 22-26, 2016

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Parent Focus Group Feedback

From feedback at our Parent Focus Groups, the leadership team is responding to your request to receive an email for our Monday Mail communication. Beginning with this edition of our newsletter, we will publish our weekly newsletter via Constant Contact emails, the North Gwinnett Cluster App, and on our webpage. We look forward to seeing you all at our March Parent Focus Group on Monday, March 21st from 6:30-7:30 PM in our Community Room at the front of the school.

Art show

Purchases can be made, cash or check only.

Jump Street Spirit Day/Night on Early Release Day

Join your Jaguar friends for two hours of Early Release Day jumping and bouncing fun at Jump Street, located at Sugarloaf Mills, on Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 2-8 p.m. Jump Street features 10,000 square feet of trampolines, trampoline dodge ball courts, a foam pit, mechanical bull, walking sticks and dunk ball! Admission will be $14 per jumper. Be sure to mention you are with Suwanee Elementary when you check in. The PTA is looking forward to this fun event!

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Georgia Milestones Assessment Parent Session

On Thursday, March 3, 2016, from 6:00 PM-7:00 PM parents of students in grades 3-5 are invited to learn more about the Georgia Milestones Assessment. Specifically, we will provide a hands-on experience with rubric-based items. This evening is hosted by our teachers at Suwanee. We look forward to seeing you at this parent learning night!
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Georgia Milestones Assessment System Results

The Spring 2015 Georgia Milestones Assessment Results are in the Parent Portal for students who were in grades 3 through 5 during Spring 2015. In the Portal, parents can access a Parent Guide that explains the electronic score report. Below is a link to a press release outlining how students performed overall in Gwinnett County Public Schools:

Field Trip Fee

Don’t forget to pay your child’s Field Trip Fee.

One-time payment of $30.00 to cover all Field Trips, both in-school and off campus


If your Student has misplaced their jacket, lunch box, or any item,

please have them check our Lost and Found TODAY.

Safety and Security

All schools have a safety and security plans. The plans are designed with the help of school security and support staff members, as well as local law enforcement, emergency management, and public health officials. Plans are reviewed and updated regularly. These plans include procedures to respond to critical incidents such as tornados, medical emergencies and criminal acts. All staff members are trained on all procedures as it relates to how to handle issues related to safety and security.

Jaguar Cafe News

Lunch and Breakfast Menu

To prepay for meals on-line use

*Free and reduced applications can be found on-line at

Suwanee Elementary School wants you to become a Business Partner

Levels of Business Sponsorships

Friends of Suwanee: Parent or Individual donations of a minimum of $100.

Name on display in school lobby

Bronze Sponsorship: $500 donation

Business Name listed on School Website

Business Name displayed in school lobby

Business Name mentioned in school newsletter

Recognition plaque to be displayed at business

Silver Sponsorship: $1250 donation

Same as all above PLUS:

Recognition at a school event as a business partner

Gold Sponsorship: $2500 donation

Same as all above PLUS:

Project recognition if project is paid for completely by sponsorship dollars.

Platinum Sponsorship: $5,000 donation

Same as all above PLUS:

Logo on student recognition certificate (Perfect Attendance, Honor Roll, etc.)

Suwanee Elementary School

Business Partners
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