The Weekly Update #8 9/18
September 18th, 2023
Weekly News (Week of September 18th)
Principal Nelson's Thoughts
Need to Know
- Come and celebrate with us on 9/21/23 for our Mindset Night here at Sharon Elementary from 6-7:30 p.m. Please RSVP by September 19th at noon using this link.
- We have had a few incidents with glass containers in the lunch room and during snack. Please consider alternative containers to ensure safety and limit classroom disruptions.
- Picture day is on September the 19th. Be ready to pick out those snazzy outfits and help them practice their smiles! Use this link to prepay by credit card.
- All ice cream birthday orders must be placed in SchoolPay no later than 4pm on the Thursday before the week you would like to celebrate the birthday.
- Past newsletters are archived on our school website and can be found here
Need to do
- Did you forget to order a house shirt? It’s not too late! Order your child’s house shirt here https://sharonhouse.itemorder.com.
- Please label your students Jackets, Sweatshirts, and Water bottles as we have numerous unclaimed items in our lost and found.
- Please check out our lost and found rack in the lobby for any clothing items you may be missing as we will be donating unclaimed items in the next two weeks.
- We need your help filling the yearbook! Please see the details below in the PTO updates for the requirements for uploading pictures to be used.
- Whether you are from Europe, Asia, Africa, New England, the Mid West, the West Coast, or the South. We would love to share your culture with our students and staff! Please fill out this form to give us some info about your culture to share on our live morning news during the "Where in the World segment."
- Check out the archived "Where in the World" segments here.
Fall Family Portraits in the DIGS
For all Sharon parents & staff, NM Photography will be offering family sessions in the DIGS from 9/15 - 9/17. Sessions are $40 and include your choice of one image. Additional images can be purchased directly through NM Photography. Thanks to Nancy for continuing to support our school and offer her beautiful images to our families!
Time to Buy Your Yearbook!
Available at a discounted price through Saturday, 9/30. Order today before the price goes up! CLICK HERE to order
Order your 5th Grade Yearbook Dedication
Fifth Grade Parents are invited to create an Ad for their student in the yearbook. These dedications are a chance to remember your graduating 5th Grader in a special way.
If you have questions, you can find samples and more details HERE. Ready to order? CLICK HERE to place your order.
Upload Pictures - We Want Your Photos!
Please help us fill up the 23-24 Sharon yearbook with great photos!
1. Instructions: Download the "Yearbook Snap" app (made by Walsworth Publishing) to your phone.
2. Find your child's school: "Sharon Elementary". The passcode is "Knights".
3. Important note: On each photo upload, note what school event it was taken at (example: Robo knights, walk to school, 5th grade field trip, etc). If it is a general candid photo, please include the grade level (example: 2nd grade recess). Unfortunately, photos can usually not be placed in the yearbook without this note!
Upcoming PTO Dates
Family Portraits in the DIGS - 9/15-9/17
Spirit Night - 9/19 at Los Hermanos. Taco Tuesday!
Counseling and Castle Updates
- Here is your September Castle Herald Newsletter!
From the Counselors:
- We are excited to kick off our 7 Mindsets this month with our first Mindset, Everything is Possible! Here is a great video to watch with your family! Everything is Possible has 4 pillars or main ideas: Dream Big, Embrace Creativity, Think Positively and Act and Adjust. These pillars help motivate us and create success!
⭐ Shining Knights ⭐
Walk to School Day!
The Castle Café
A huge shoutout to Carly Brown and the Brown Family for creating such an incredible space for our Sharon students and their families to sit and eat lunch together!