February 21, 2020
Our Flight Pattern
Important Dates for your Calendar
Tuesday, February 25 - 6:00 pm - Special Education Rising 7th Grade Academic Fair at the Junior High
Tuesday, February 25 -7:00 pm - Rising 7th Grade Academic Fair at the Junior High
Saturday, February 29 - Pancake Day - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm - High School
Our Greene School performances:
8:00 am - 5th Grade Band
8:30 am - 5th Grade Orchestra
10:00 am - 6th Grade Band
10:30 am - 6th Grade orchestra
Letter Days this Week:
Monday, February 24 - C Day
Tuesday, February 25 - D Day
Wednesday, February 26 - A Day
Thursday, February 27 - B Day
Friday, February 28 - C Day
Thanks to Shelley Pearsall for coming to Greene School & sharing her writing experiences with us! Students really enjoyed interacting with her & picking up some valuable tips.
Mega Clarinet Club
Clarinet students 5th-12th grade getting together to share their love of music!
Love the creativity of Purple Team students on their animal cell. When given a choice on how to show their learning, these two chose to work together after school to create a three-dimensional diagram made of different kinds of candy. Well done, ladies!
CARNIVAL - Thank You Volunteers!
The PTO would like to thank everyone who supported and participated in Greene Fest this year. We had a record-breaking Carnival and couldn't have done it without our amazing volunteers, community, staff, and students.
Student Item Drop-offs
PTO Spring Gifting
It's time again for another round of PTO gifting. Please use the following link to fill out a request form.
PTO gifting requests are open to both parents AND teachers who are PTO members. All requests need to be submitted by Friday, February 21st. Any questions can be directed to Victoria Margroum or Kristen Poast at firstname.lastname@example.org
Greene School Yearbooks!
Ordering is easy! Go to ybpay.lifetouch.com and indicate our yearbook ID code which is 1592720. Order now to guarantee that your student will have a Greene School Yearbook!
Greene School Talent Show!
News from the Junior High
The Junior High has begun the process of transitioning your son/daughter as a seventh grader! We are confident that the outstanding academic foundation Greene has established will carry on here at the Junior High. In addition, the Junior High has a dynamic after school life with many athletic opportunities and clubs. We look forward to your family joining our Junior High community. While the transition process is in the early planning stages, we are very excited to think about your son/daughter joining us in August!
Junior High Scheduling Process - Upcoming Important Dates
Week of February 18th
Keep an eye on your mailbox for our scheduling mailer. It will include a course planning sheet, directions for utilizing the course planning sheet, Course Planner “At a Glance”, Immunization Requirements, and Academic Fair Flyer.
Special Education Rising 7th Grade Academic Fair
Rising 7th Grade Academic Fair
March 2nd and 3rd
Junior High Counselors will meet individually with all 6th grade students to confirm course selections.
6th Grade Tours. All 6th grade students will visit the Junior High for Tours and Lunch.
Students receive verification sheets listing course selections.
All CAR (Course Adjustment Request) forms are due to the Junior High
There are many more details that we will communicate to parents and students over the next few months. Please watch our spot on the S'more for the most up-to-date information regarding the sixth to seventh grade transition.
Interested in being part of an amazing school district as a substitute Educational Assistant? This is a great opportunity to help support the needs of our students and buildings. The hourly rate of pay is $12/hr. Applicants must have a satisfactory FBI/BCI background check. Physical ability and appropriate interaction with students, school staff, and administrators are required for this position. Please click here to complete an online application to begin the process.
High School Cabaret - February 22nd
Join us at Cabaret on Saturday, February 22nd at 7pm as The Hub at Sycamore High School is transformed into a jazz club serving complimentary drinks and desserts.
Hear the voices of choral students like you’ve never heard them before! Performers sing as soloists and in small ensembles accompanied by piano or guitar. You will enjoy original compositions, jazz tunes, folk music and musical theatre songs.
Advance tickets are $10 and are on-sale on AvesChoir.org, and will be sold at lunches and conferences on Thursday, February 20th and lunches on Friday, February 21st.
Remaining tickets will be sold at the door for $12.
Doors open at 6:30 pm. Come early for dessert!
The event is sponsored by the Sycamore Vocal Boosters.