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Mark Your Calendars

Week of April 27-May 1, 2015

Week 2 Specials

Week 3 Lunch Menu

Monday, April, 27

GA Milestones Testing grades 3 - 5

Tuesday, April 28

1:00 Volunteer Tea

Wednesday, April 29

GA Milestones Testing grades 3 - 5

3-4 Art Club

Thursday, April 30

10:00 5th Grade Visit to DMS

Friday, May 1

Field Day Grades 4 & 5

7:15 Student Council Meeting

3-4 Girl Scouts

Upcoming Dates to Remember

May 4 & 5 Field Days

May 4-8 Teacher Appreciation Week

May 7 Kindergarten Registration

May 7 Careers on Wheels

May 13 Kindergarten Carousel

May 15 Spring Parties

May 20 Fifth grade promotion

May 21 Last day of school / school picnic

a special celebration of our volunteers

Mulberry is able to offer many enhancements because of the generous gift of time and talent given by parents and grandparents. Volunteers work throughout our building and from home to support learning experiences as well as family nights.

On Tuesday, April 28, from 1-2pm, we will honor these volunteers with a celebration tea. We hope to serve our volunteers as they have served us.

Georgia Milestones Assessment - April 27 & 29

We are immensely proud of the work the children are doing on their Milestone assessment. There are two days remaining of the test. Testing begins promptly at 8:30, and no child may enter the room once the test has begun.

Thank you for continuing to encourage your child to show what they know. This is their time to shine!

Monday, April 27 - science

Wednesday, April 29 - social studies

Please note: Due to Milestone Testing some lunch times and Specials times have been changed

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ice cream

Due to the recent recall of Blue Bell ice cream products, we will suspend the sale of ice cream until further notice.

Field Days

Mulberry Field Days begin next Friday, May 1st for 4th/5th grades. Field days for 2nd /3rd grades is Monday, May 4th and Tuesday, May 5th for kindergarten/1st grades. This is a fun, activity-filled event for all of our Meerkats.

Please let me know if you would like to help with field day this year. I would need your help to set up activity areas, organize equipment, and help judge the races and events. The days I would need help are Friday, May 1st from 8:45-12:00 and 1:00-2:00 and Monday, May 4th from 8:45-12:00.

If you are able to donate your time for field day, please email me at

Thank you,

Kathi Abraham

Mulberry Physical Education

Yearbooks Are Here!

Fifth graders will receive theirs on Thursday, April 30.
All other students will receive theirs on Friday, May 1.

If you haven't ordered - I have a limited supply of extra copies.

All online orders and orders with checks must be turned in by May 1.

After May 1, only cash will be accepted.

Order online at or send in $30 with your student's name and teacher's name.

Not sure if you ordered? Don't wait until they come in to find out! Email me at

Be sure and check your teacher's newsletter for your class signing days!


We are excited that your child will be attending a GCPS school. For the 2015-16 school year, our school system has an easy-to-use, secure online registration system that will allow you to complete many of the forms required for registering your child. You will also need to bring certain documents to Mulberry to complete the registration process on May 7th between the hours of 11am and 6pm.

Follow this link for all necessary documents needed for enrollment.

Follow this link below to register your upcoming kindergarten student.

Send your child a special birthday message

Send your child a special birthday message on the Mulberry marquee at the front of the building. You can now pay for your message on or you can get a form and pay by check in the front office. Please plan to reserve a spot on the marquee at least two weeks in advance. What a great way to send your child a special greeting!
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