Big Lake Elementary Newsletter

April 19, 2018

SCHOOL INFORMATION

REVISED SCHOOL DISTRICT CALENDAR

Due to the snow days we had, the school district has revised the school calendar. Please note that May 4 is now a school day for students. The last day of school for students remains the same at May 18.
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LOST & FOUND ITEMS

Please claim your student's items that may have been lost during the school year. Once school is out on May 18, 2018, any items remaining will be donated.

YEARBOOK $15

Purchase your Big Lake Elementary Yearbook for $15 either online or at the school office. Only 100 copies available. They will be delivered in May. Order yours now.

BOUNDARY EXEMPTS DUE

If you live outside the school boundaries and attend Big Lake Elementary, you will need to complete a new Attendance Boundary Exemption Application for next school year. A new boundary exempt is required every year. The forms are online at www.matsuk12.us/ble on the right side under Site Shortcuts. Complete the form and email it to ble@matsuk12.us or print it and bring it to the office by April 30. Questions, call the office at 892.9700. Thank you.

AUTHOR 'S CELEBRATION MAY 3rd

May 3rd is our Author Celebration! Come meet our two local authors Dan Walker and Kim Lolley and hear and see writing your child has done this year. There will be an intermediate and primary schedule of events. You can come help us celebrate all day or choose which times you'd like to visit. Schedules will be out April 30th, or contact your child's teacher.

If you have questions, please contact Teri Haddeland 892-9732.

ALL SCHOOL MUSIC CONCERT MAY 8

Concert Date Change:


All Big Lake Elementary students will perform their May concert together on Tuesday May 8th at 6pm. Students in band meet at 5:30pm with their music and instrument, all other students meet at 5:45pm in their grade level hallway dressed in their concert attire (band and choir - combination of black and white, all others dressed nicely if possible no t-shirts, jeans, or sneakers please). We can't wait to see you there!

TALENT SHOW AUDITIONS

Talent Show Auditions are happening! Don’t forget to audition if you turned in your form! Big Lake’s Got Talent is on May 15!

LIBRARY CORNER

We've been learning about different artists in 3rd through 5th grades and doing Maker Spaces this week. We have a Vincent VanGogh center and a Monet center, as well as our STEM centers, origami, drawing, and puzzles.


Thank you for your support of our library!


BOGO book Fair April 30-May 11th!

APRIL LUNCH MENU

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NURSE RX

As the school year is coming to an end some of the students who are moving on to Middle School are now in need of vaccines. Please watch for documentation coming home with your child showing what vaccines are due.


If you have any questions please call nurse Moore at 892-9705 or e-mail at: Nancy.Moore@matsuk12.us.

PTO

NEXT PTO MEETING

The next PTO meeting will be May 9 at 4PM. All parents and children are welcome.

FUNDRAISERS

BOX TOP COLLECTION

Our Last Box Top Collection of the year will be in May, please turn in your Box Tops at any time to be included in the contest! Thanks for supporting Big Lake Elementary with your Box Tops.

About Us

Brenna Reintsma, Principal

Jason Moen, Assistant Principal

Chris Sawyer, Admin. Secretary

Shari Mason, Office Secretary