The Manning Weekly Update

January 9, 2023

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Good Morning!

We are all happy to be back at school to start the second half of the school year. There are a few important things coming up this week to take note of.

Tonight is our second Information Night for prospective families from 6-7pm in the auditorium. The first round of Choice Enrollment closes this Friday, January 13th. Round two will open January 19th.

The Parent Partnership/Accountability meeting is tomorrow, Tuesday, January 10th, from 5-6pm.

The Frozen Jr. performances rescheduled from before break are happening this Thursday and Friday, January 12th & 13th. Previous ticket sales will be honored but you can still purchase tickets at the link in the Newsletter below.

Next week, on January 17th, Community Superintendent Scott Allensworth will meet with parents to discuss the principal hiring process. Any parents with questions are invited to attend.

Finally, please be sure that your student is dressed for cold weather recess. We go outside everyday that weather permits.

Thanks for all your support-

Mike Collins, Principal

Principal Hiring Process Meeting 1/17/2023

As most of you know, Mike Collins has been our interim Principal at Manning this year and we have been thrilled to have him. Please join us Tuesday, January 17th at 6pm in the Manning library with our community superintendent, Scott Allensworth. This meeting will detail the principal search/hiring process and select parents to serve on the hiring committee.

Please plan to attend if you'd like to provide input on this important topic.

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Restaurant Night Wednesday, January 11th- Modern Market

Calling all salad lovers!

Modern Market Eatery is donating 30% of sales on Wednesday, January 11th between 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM to The Manning School. Treat you and your family to a delicious meal and support a good cause too. The Manning School is grateful for your support and would love to see you there! Modern Market Eatery accepts orders online using the promo code giveback004 or by phone mentioning The Manning School.

All details here:

England Trip 2024

Travel with your friends & classmates and make

Harry Potter’s & Shakespeare’s England

your classroom. Click for more info

Yearbook Club & Sports photos

Lifetouch will be here to take professional photos of our club and sports members Thursday, January 26th starting at 1PM. Students in the various clubs and sports will be called to the cafeteria for photos. You can check out the Schedule here

Don't forget to order your 22/23 Yearbook here, deadline is 4/1/2023 Click here

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Choice Enrollment Round 1- 12/6/2022 to 1/13/2023

Manning Information Night for Incoming Families

Monday, January 9th
6:00-7:00 - In person only.

Manning Auditorium
13200 West 32nd Ave Golden Co 80401

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Is your student returning to Manning for 23/24?

Parents, is your student returning to Manning next year? Now is the time to let us know.

Log In to Enroll Jeffco and mark that your student is returning.

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PTA News

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Sign up for City Strings Fridays 2:30-3:30 Starting this week! January 13th. Click here to register
Fencing Session will begin Friday, January 20th. Sign up here

Basketball | Middle School basketball registration is now open. Practices are held afterschool and games are held at area middle schools during their same practice time slot. Registration is handled through the Wheat Ridge Rec Center:


Mon & Wed | Jan. 9 - March. 15

Registration #: 308200-04

Registration Fee: $105


Tues & Thurs | Jan. 10- March. 16

Registration #: 308200-04 & 05

Registration Fee: $105

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Have you lost a lunchbox or Hoodie?

Check the Lost & Found in the cafeteria. Once a month we donate our Lost & Found items to Jeffco Serving Kids. The next pick up is Friday, January 27th.

Contact: Judy with Serving Kids


Manning School of Academics & Arts

The vision of The Manning School of Academics and Arts is to challenge all students to work to their highest potential and encourage student responsibility as they develop intellectually, socially, physically, emotionally and creatively.