FCE FORUM

March 3, 2017

Fall Creek Elementary School
12131 Olio Road
Fishers, IN 46037
(317)594-4180
(317)594-4189 fax

http://www.hse.k12.in.us/fce/home.aspx

UPCOMING EVENTS:


3/08 After School Clubs until 4:45 p.m. - last session!

3/13 Flex Day

3/14 Student Council - Group 1

3/28 Student Council - Group 2



3/31-4/07 SPRING BREAK

4/13 Kindergarten 16/17 Open House 5-7 pm

GREEN MENU - -March 6-10

Monday: Grilled cheese, green beans, veggie pack w/hummus, fresh fruit, milk

Tuesday: Cheese omelet w/bacon, bagel, tater tots, veggie pack w/hummus, fruit, milk

Wednesday: Breaded chicken sandwich, baked beans, side salad, fruit, milk

Thursday: Chicken biscuit pot pie, broccoli, veggie pack w/hummus, fruit, milk

Friday: Fish shapes, macaroni & cheese, steamed carrots, side salad, fruit, milk

LUNCH VISITORS:

If you'd like to have lunch with your child, simply visit the FCE website: http://www.hse.k12.in.us/fce/home.aspx and under quick links, you will see “FCE LUNCH BUNCH.” Please sign up before 9:00 a.m.; you MUST HAVE an approved Background Check on file and may not bring restaurant food to lunch (you may pack from home, or purchase a lunch here). Please note your preference. We look forward to seeing you in the Café.

LAST AFTER SCHOOL CLUB SESSION MARCH 8

A big thanks to all the kids, parents, staff and volunteers that have helped make after-school clubs a success. This coming Wednesday, March 8th, is the fourth and last after school club meeting. Should you have any questions, please contact Carrie at carriedevineransom@hotmail.com. We are looking forward to our final week with the kids. A huge thank you to Carrie Devine-Ransom for all of her hard work in organizing the After School Club program.

PENNIES for PATIENTS

The 4th Grade Student Council is joining forces with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for their annual campaign - PENNIES FOR PATIENTS. By participating, FCE students will learn not only about the difference they can make, but learn about leadership, teamwork, and what "doing good" for others can mean. We will work with LLS to raise money in honor of Indiana blood cancer patients and survivors. Funds raised support life-saving blood cancer research and provide aid to local patients and their families. Every 3 minutes a child (under age 20) is diagnosed with cancer. Let's do our part to help with this very worthwhile campaign. Send your pennies (or any cash donation) to school between Wednesday, March 1- Friday, March 10. Donations will be collected in individual classrooms. The classroom that collects the most money earns a Pizza Party! Let's top last year's total of $4,680!

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DISTRICT ART SHOW March 18 and 19

HSE District ART SHOW: 2:00-5:00 p.m. at HSE High School


Bring the whole family to check out this spectacular display of creativity. Look for Fall Creek Elementary's "Monet's Garden" themed display. Mrs. Parkison will be selecting student pieces and sending home invitations soon.


I hope to see you there!




Sherri Parkison

Art Teacher

FCE masterpieces are now online!

Artwork from grades 1-4 can be found on our online gallery! http://www.artsonia.com/schools/school.asp?id=36928
ARTSONIA is virtual student art museum. Artsonia manages school art galleries in a safe and educational way. Please use your child's Artsonia permission slip to access a world of creativity! With Artsonia you can... upload art, add family to your child's fab club, give feedback, and purchase keepsake items. The purpose of this digital portfolio program is to track your artist's creative growth and keep a collective virtual bank of their creations over time. This is not intended to be a primary fundraising program. However, any money generated through Artsonia keepsake purchases will help provide art supplies for our artists. Thank you for your support. If you have any questions or concerns please contact our art teacher, Sherri Parkison, at sparkison@hse.k12.in.us . Thank you.

KINDERGARTEN ONLILNE ENROLLMENT FOR NEXT YEAR HAS BEGUN

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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. Simply follow the quick link on our FCE website to apply for a background check. This process takes 5-7 days.

http://www.hse.k12.in.us/ADM/parents/volunteering.aspx

TRANSPORTATION CHANGES MADE DURING THE DAY

Parents, please be aware of our policy regarding a transportation change that occurs during the school day. All telephone calls must be received by 2:00PM. This is to allow enough time to accurately deliver messages to teachers, as well as time to confirm the change if necessary. Please do not call the school after 2:00PM to make a transportation change except in the case of extreme emergencies. Thank you!

P T O NEWS

PTO BOARD MEMBERS NEEDED FOR NEXT YEAR

Have you ever wondered how the PTO decides to spend your money? Do you have ideas on how we can improve? If so, please consider joining the PTO Board. We have 3 open positions (Recording Secretary, Corresponding Secretary, and Understudy Treasurer) for next school year. . If you are interested, , please contact Karen Kane at mkane888@comcast.net.

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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COMMUNITY INFORMATION - NEW LINK: Please click on the link below to see Community Information and upcoming events.

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