October 27, 2017
Fall Creek Elementary School
12131 Olio Road
Fishers, IN 46037
PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
10/30 Early Release Monday
11/01 Student Council Group 1 8:15 a.m.
11/01 PTO Meeting - 9:30 a.m. Cafe
11/01 Watch Me Sculpt
11/03 PTO Fall Festival 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
11/06 Early Release Monday
11/09 PICTURE RETAKES
11/10 Veterans' Day Program
*1st Grade Tennis - 11/06, 11/07, 11/09, 11/13, 11/14, 11/15, 11/16, 11/17
11/22-24 THANKSGIVING BREAK - NO SCHOOL
11/27-12/01 BOOK FAIR
October 30-November 3 PURPLE MENU
Monday-Taco Scoops, refried beans, salad, fruit and milk
Tuesday-Scrambled eggs w/French toast sticks, glazed carrots, veggie pack w/hummus, fruit and milk
Wednesday-Pizza calzone w/marinara sauce, corn, veggie pack w/hummus, fruit and milk
Thursday-Chicken & Noodles w/dinner roll, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, fruit and milk
Friday-Cheesy breadsticks w/marinara, broccoli, veggie pack w/hummus, fruit and milk
November 6-10 BLUE MENU
Monday-Cheeseburger, Potato Wedges, Baked Beans, Veggie Pack w/ hummus, fruit and milk
Tuesday-Pancakes/Waffles w/sausage patty, Sweet potato mash, Veggie Pack w/hummus, fruit and milk
Wednesday-Chicken Alfredo w/garlic toast, broccoli, salad, fruit and milk
Thursday-Chicken Nuggets w/cornbread, green beans, veggie pack w/hummus, fruit and milk
Friday-Big Daddy’s cheese pizza, corn, salad, fruit and milk
Lunch Visitors: Our Café is now allowing visitors. Simply go to the FCE website and under quick links, you will see “lunch sign up for visitors”. Please sign up before 9:00 a.m.; as a reminder, you MUST have an approved Background Check on file and may not bring restaurant food to lunch. Five visitors are allowed per grade level. Please note your preference: hot lunch, chef salad, or turkey sandwich ($3.35); no restaurant food permitted, or bringing from home. We look forward to seeing you in the Café!
FCE Veterans' Day Program
On Friday, November 10, FCE will have it's 2nd Annual Veteran's Day Program to honor veterans for their service. Each veteran attending is able to bring one guest with them and then the FCE student(s) related/associated with the veteran will be invited to sit with the veteran and guest in the program as well. Please use the link below to register your veteran or send to them to fill out. We look forward to honoring these men and women.
District Wide Elementary Energy Art Contest Winner from FCE!
Congratulations to Ava S (Mrs. Philhower's class), our district Energy Art Contest winner! Members from Indiana Pizza Club, Performance services, the Paint Cellar, and employees at central office looked through the Energy Art Contest submissions and voted Ava as the winner of the k-4 age category. Pictured below are Bob Rice, HSE Energy Manager, Ava, and FCE Art Teacher, Mrs. Parkisson.
DONUT DAYS COMING SOON!-REGISTRATION FORMS DUE BY NOVEMBER 1
November 6-10 8:15 AM-8:45 AM FCE Café
Invitations went home this week to all children - for Fall Creek Dads, step-dads, grandpas, uncles, or other significant men in the lives of our children. $3 for each person attending.
STUDENT COUNCIL FOOD DRIVE OCTOBER 30-NOVEMBER 8
Student Council is holding a FOOD DRIVE to benefit Fall Creek Township Food Pantry and Hamilton County families. This time of year as temperatures are cooling, families are in need of warm meals. The 4th grade Student Council is organizing this drive for the entire school. Donation boxes will be available at the front entrance of the school from October 30-November 8. Please place any non-perishable donations into these collection boxes. Flyers are going home today to all students. Thank you!
Mrs. Farrell's SOCKTOBER
Mrs. Farrell's Class is collecting new socks for Hamilton County Homeless Shelters
from now until Thanksgiving Break. We will also collecting pencils, markers, crayons for IPS school #99 through Thanksgiving. Thank you for your generosity!
PICTURE RETAKES - NOVEMBER 9
School Picture retakes are scheduled for Thursday, November 9. Students who were absent on our original picture day will be photographed. All other students may have their photo retaken as long as they bring their picture packet to return to the photographer. To order online, please visit inter-state.com/order and use the order code 23031YA.
FCE MUSIC NOTES
This year I will be using Sway to share what is happening in the FCE Music Classroom.
Please use the links below to access Music Room Information!
3rd and 4th Grade:
Find information on recorders, choir, the Related Arts Calendar, and musical opportunities outside of school
Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade
Find information on the Related Arts Calendar, Program Dates, What We Do in Music, and musical opportunities outside of school
FCE ART NOTES
GOODWILL CLOTHING DONATIONS APPRECIATED!
FCE is one of the HSE Schools piloting the Goodwill Program to benefit HSE families in need. A donations bin has been placed in our front hallway (by the fish wall) for any CLOTHING contributions we receive. Thank you, in advance, for helping other HSE families.
SAFE VISITOR BADGE
Anyone wishing to volunteer in the school must have a SafeVisitor ID Badge. Please note this policy also applies to anyone wishing to join students for lunch (after Labor Day). Simply follow the quick link on our FCE website to apply for a background check. This process takes 5-7 days.
Be sure to LIKE our PTO Facebook Page and Support FCE PTO!
Please follow the FCE PTO on Facebook. It has all the latest information related to the upcoming PTO events."https://www.facebook.com/FallCreekElementaryPTO/?ref=br_rs
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