Montgomery Elementary News

March 8, 2019

Contact Us

Linda Overbeck, Principal

Amy Debelak, Asst. Principal


Office 686-1730

Absence Line 686-1736

FAX 792-6131

School Nurse 686-1733

Cafeteria 686-1735

Transportation 686-1785

POSITIVE CHARACTER TRAIT WORD FOR THE WEEK OF 3/11/2019

PERSEVERANCE – a person of perseverance continues to go on in spite of difficulties.


PERSEVERANCE means to remain steady in anything you undertake.


SPECIALS SCHEDULE for the week of March 11, 2019

Monday 3/11 - A DAY

Tuesday 3/12 - B DAY

Wednesday 3/13 - C DAY

Thursday 3/14 - D DAY

Friday 3/15 - A Day

SPRING OLSAT TESTING SIGN-UP LINK

An optional administration of the OLSAT for gifted service will be offered on Thursday March 28, at Montgomery Elementary School from 8:00 am to 9:00 am. This test is optional. See our HOGEPODGE header found below for additional information.

OPTIONAL PARENT INPUT FORM FOR CLASSROOM PLACEMENT

CLICK HERE to access the optional placement form. If you would like to give us input for your child's placement for 2019-20 please complete the attached form NO LATER than March 15th.

SPRING SPECIAL REQUESTS

Have an idea to enhance our school? Consider submitting a special request. Special requests may come from parents, teachers or staff. Examples of granted special requests include classroom laptop computers, playground equipment, indoor recess games, and special programming.


Applications are being accepted now through March 25th. Decisions on funding will be voted upon at the Special Requests meeting on April 1st at 9:30am in the Montgomery Elementary Conference Room. All are welcome to attend. Applications can be found on the Montgomery Elementary website under PTO Special Requests. Hard copies are available in the office. If you would like to attend the meeting, or have any questions, please contact Christa Lloyd.

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KG-2nd Grader’s are invited to come back to Pizza School after Spring Break! Please sign

up by the Monday of Spring Break for attending at Dewey’s Pizza at Harper’s Point after

Spring Break on 3/25/19/5-7pm. We’ll have a book reading at the start plus staggered shifts

in the kitchen with time in the party room to enjoy self-made 11” pizzas plus soda per

participant. Cost is only $10 cash per cook at the

event. Https://tinyurl.com/BookwormsMarchPizzaKitchen

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CLICK HERE FOR A PTO MEMBERSHIP FORM

WHAT IS THE PTO? THE PTO IS A PARENT-TEACHER ORGANIZATION THAT PROVIDES PROGRAMS, SERVICES AND SUPPLIES TO SUPPLEMENT THE STAFF AND STUDENTS AT MONTGOMERY ELEMENTARY. PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR A MEMBERSHIP FORM.

PTO VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP

Montgomery Elementary PTO is looking for volunteers to help make the 2018-2019 school year a success! There are many opportunities for members of the Montgomery Elementary family to volunteer as volunteers are needed to support various programs.

CLICK HERE FOR HASSLE FREE MONEY FOR MONTGOMERY ELEM.

Did you know that the school has partnered with businesses in the community to have those businesses donate money directly to Montgomery Elementary for the everyday items you purchase? Kroger, Pipkin's & Box Tops for Education......

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ADULT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

We are seeking adult volunteers for the "Cost of Poverty Experience (COPE)" learning activity on the Professional Development Day, April 22nd. There is eventbrite link for the volunteer to sign -up.


Volunteers for COPE - April 22nd, 2019


I am also sharing with you an informational sheet giving you a few more details about the volunteer experience.


Information Sheet for COPE Resource Leaders - April 22, 2019

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Check out this month's Nutrition Newsletter provided by the Sycamore District Wellness Committee! Visit the District Wellness Committee Tab to view previous newsletters.


Check us out on our new twitter account for daily nutrition tips! @AvesWellness

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