Week at a Glance

May 2 to May 6- "B" week for collaboration

It's Staff Appreciation Week!

Big image

Please read carefully... there's a lot going on this week!

Staff: Our PTO has invited families to provide snacks, water, juice and fruit for you throughout the week! Please check both refrigerators in the lounge for goodies!

Monday, May 2

PTO Staff Appreciation Breakfast

Second year band students will be touring the District today and tomorrow.

May Everybody Reads books delivered to classrooms

3:00 to 4:00 Monday Meeting, in the LRC, all staff

Tuesday, May 3

District #68 Staff Appreciation Lunch- Enjoy a wonderful lunch from Clara's from our Central Office Administration and the Woodridge Board of Education!

1:15 Second Year Band performance, in the Gym

Wednesday, May 4

PTO Staff Appreciation Lunch from Gatto's- No one will be going hungry this week! ;)

Thursday, May 5

PRIDE lunches will be celebrated in the LRC

Friday, May 6

Lunch Supervisor HERO Day- A special day to recognize our lunchroom staff. Please have classrooms recognize the efforts of these caring women!

Absolute last day for PARCC make-ups.

Huge BRAVO for our staff, students and PTO for a wonderful 2016 Open House and Ice Cream Social Event!

Big image

Weekly PD Opportunity- Reading Partners can encourage each other to...keep on reading!

Big image
Big image

Upcoming dates and events to keep in mind...

May Benchmarking will occur during the weeks of 5/9 and 5/16. Next week, classroom teachers will be helping me construct the final assessment schedule.

End-of-year data reviews will be conducted on 5/23 in the PM and 5/24 in the AM. A schedule for these days will also be sent, soon!

Awards Assemblies:

Wednesday, June 1- 8:45 A.M. Primary Assembly

Thursday, June 2- 8:45 A.M. Intermediate Assembly

Student award categories will include:

Key Pride Award Students- Students who have consistently been "keys to our caring school" all year!

Spelling Bee winner and runner-up

Edgewood Young Authors

Battle of the Books

Superintendent's Award - Tanya will meet with grades 3-6 to choose one student

Art Awards plus featured Artist Award

Music Awards

Fitness Gram Awards

Don Gushi Award- Tanya will meet with 6th grade team

Teachers: Please be sure to let the main office and lunchroom staff know of any end-of-year activity or party times planned for your class/students.

Thank you for the rich conversations we had on Monday about nurturing a growth midset learning journey for our students.

Big image

Remember: Our kids have innate growth mindset! :)

Big image
Big image