LaGrange Elementary eSpot News

November 23rd, 2021

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Be sure you stay up-to-date with the ever-changing district calendar and follow us on our Facebook page so you can plan ahead!


November 23rd: Report Cards Go Home

November 24th-26th: No school

  • Thanksgiving Break

PTA

Reminder for Virtual STEM+Families Night participants:

Thank you to all of our families that participated in the Virtual Family STEM Night event on Tuesday November 16, 2021! Please remember there is a SURVEY that all of our participants can fill out for a chance to win some limited prizes!! We hope everyone has enjoyed the kit activities and want to hear your thoughts about your experience. Contact Brian Drury, our Family Resource Coordinator if you have any questions. brian.drury@oldham.kyschools.us


Teacher & Staff Holiday gifts: looking for an affordable way to say thank you to your child(ren)'s teacher(s) and other staff in the building? Be part of our first annual Special Gift Giving where, for $5, you can help buy-in to a special spirit wear item that your teacher or staff person has selected. For every $5, your student's name will go in the box with the special gift. Teachers & staff will receive their gift on 12/13 so your child will get to see what they helped purchase before we all take a break for winter. Flyer went home last week! If you didn't get it or have questions, please contact the coordinator, Nicole, at coleylove03@gmail.com.


If you are looking for other ways to give a little gift this holiday season, please reach out to Christina (christinakuehnel@aol.com) & Ashley (ashleyhendersonky@gmail.com) who can share with you the Favorite Things lists!


The Reflections Art Contest entries are incredible! The judging took place yesterday evening, artists will be notified if their artwork is moving on to the next level of competition before Thanksgiving. Thanks for encouraging your kiddos to bring their inner artist out!


The PTA will be providing the staff with a treat in December and are in need of a few extra items. If you would like to help out and donate an item, please sign up below. Donation items need to be dropped off at the office by Dec 1st.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D4BAEAC22AAF8C43-holiday


LES PTA could use your help. Our Winter Wonderland will be coming up in December. This is a special secret suprise to our students. We are in need of several decorations to transform the school into a special Winter Wonderland. An Amazon wish list has be created of decorations that are desired. They can be purchased from anywhere, does not have to be Amazon. Any generosity is greatly appreciated. If you would like to help out and send something in, just mark PTA and drop off at the office by Dec 1st. Our goal is to keep this a surprise for the students. Any questions feel free to email lagrangeelementarypta@gmail.com

https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1WCTLL2EYSVK?ref_=wl_share


Interested in getting more involved with the PTA and the school? Fill out your interest form here! https://forms.gle/WKs3222dRUfJoNKz8

Breakfast with Santa!

First Saturday in December, 12/4, 7-10am at Hometown Pizza in LaGrange. Pancakes, breakfast meat, drinks including milk, juice, and coffee part of the all-you-can-eat breakfast. $5/adult, $4/kid. And of course Santa will be there! 8-10am. 5th grade families, look for the flyer that went home to sign them up to be the helpers that morning. Email Jessica with questions - jrgladstone@hotmail.com.

COVID-19 Vaccination Opportunities at Oldham County Schools

Baptist Health La Grange is partnering with Oldham County Schools on a series of pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinics. The Pfizer vaccine, which was recently authorized for patients age five and older, will be used at all locations.


Please see attached document for more information about locations and times. You can create an appointment using the QR code to the left.

Cub Scouts

Next Cub Scouts meeting is this Tues 11/30, 6:30pm, LaGrange Presbyterian Church on Prestwick Drive. It's our last November Den meeting (meeting by age group). On 12/14 we will have our holiday dinner and gift exchange! Cub Scouts It's for boys & girls in K-5th grades. We have loved the scouts that have recently joined the fun! Come see what it's all about, contact our Cub Master Jeff Springer at lhcpack200@gmail.com for details.

5th Grade Families

Girls' Basketball games are going well! Basketball concessions are a 5th grade fundraiser & we made over $100 at the last game! We need adults and students for each game. (There are 4 teams so all teams will play on each date). Remaining games are: F 12/3, Tu 12/7, F 12/10. To sign up to help with concessions: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0949ABAB2BA2FF2-girls (This fundraiser helps lower the cost of the special 5th grade events at the end of the year.)

Yearbook Order Form

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