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March 11- March 15, 2013

This Week's Events

Family Fitness Night: March 12, 2013


Dining for Doyle: March 13 (Duck Deli)

IRun4Life Registrations due: March 14, 2013

Doyle 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament: March 15, 2013 (6 - 9PM)

Read Across America: Author Visit: March 15, 2013

Yearbook early-bird-price ($10) ends: March 15, 2013 (will change to $15.00)

Kids Castle Paint It Day: Saturday, March 16 (1PM)

News From the Nest

Used Book Drop Off - Tomorrow!

Kindergarten Registration

Please remember to register your Kindergarteners and incoming 1st graders for the 2013-14 school year.

Children have to be

5 by September 1, 2013 to attend Kindergarten in the fall and

6 by September 1, 2013 to attend 1st grade.

Please make your appointment with the Central Registration office as soon as possible.

Author/Illustrator Visit: Lee Harper

As celebration of Read Across America Day, author and illustrator Lee Harper will visit Doyle on Friday, March 15. If you would like to order a book signed by the author, please send in the completed order form with payment by March 19.

PSSA Information

If you have questions about the Pennsylvania State System Assessment (PSSA), please check out the information on our CB district website.

Home and School Events

Doyle Students Can Help to Save Kids Castle

4th and 5th grade students are needed to design and restore artwork for Kids Castle.

Join us for the Paint-It-Day on Saturday, March 16 at 1:00 PM. Information on how to help to save Kids Castle is available at www.savekidscastle.org.

4th and 5th graders are also invited to join the Save Kids Castle Club.

Building Resilience in Children and Teens

CB Cares presentation:

Dr. Kenneth Ginsberg, Pediatrican at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and noted author on Tuesday, March 19, 7:00 PM at CB South

"Building Resilience in Children and Teens".

Red Cross Blood Drive

The annual blood drive is scheduled for Thursday, March 28 from 2:00 - 7:00 PM. Please register at www.redcrossblood.org sponsor code 0226285

Or contact Chris Schmidt schmidt.chris.j@gmail.com.

Here is some important information about giving blood:

  • You need to be 17 yrs old and weigh at least 110 lbs.
  • If you recently donated, you need to have 56 days between donations and remember to bring your donor card
  • Drink lots of water and iron rich foods the days before donation (vitamin C helps iron absorption)
  • Your donation can help 3-5 people in need of a blood transfusion
  • More than 38,000 blood donations are needed EVERY day
  • 20% of blood donations go to Cancer patients.
  • Giving blood is a relatively easy procedure and will take approx 50 mins from start to finish
  • Blood CANNOT be manufactured - it can only come from generous donors like you!

New Faces in the Flock

Brooklyn Emma Gunning

Born on Wednesday, March 6 at 12:50PM at 7pds 15 oz.

Wing Tips

Winter Enrichment

Thank you to Kim Kelly for organizing another successful and fun Winter Enrichment program for our students during the month of February. It was a great success!

Book Dedications

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2013

Dedicated to Mrs. Copland. Dear Mrs. Copland: thank you for sharing all the fantastic adventures! Love, Mrs. Dowd's 5th grade class (2012-13)

Assassins, Traitors and Spies

My Dearest Joseph, Books will take you so many different places! Here's to all the adventures to come. Enjoy. Love, Mom

Upcoming Events

Reading Olympics: March 18, 2013 (Mill Creek)

Lee Harper Book Orders due: March 19, 2013

CB Cares presents Dr. Barry Ginsberg: March 19, 2013 (7:00 PM CB South)

Avenue of the Arts, Grades 1 & 2: March 20, 2013 (6:30 PM - Grade 1, 7:30 PM - Grade 2)

2nd Grade Fieldtrip (make-up date): March 21, 2013 (Lost River Caverns)

Parent Workshop: Stop Cyberbullying: March 21, 2013 (7:00 PM - Linden Elementary)

Early Dismissal - End of 3rd MP: March 22, 2013 (11:55AM)

Kindergarten Turn-Around Day: March 22, 2013 No AM Kindergarten, PM comes in the AM

Used Book Drop Off Date: March 26, 2013

Used Book Sale: March 27 & 28, 2013

Red Cross Blood Drive: March 28, 2013 (2 - 7PM - Doyle Gym)

Jeff The Framer: March 28, 2013 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

No School (Conferences & Good Friday): March 28 & 29, 2013

Academic Excellence * Responsibility * Respect * Citizenship * Cooperation

Doyle Elementary School

260 N. West Street

Doylestown, PA 18901

Tel. 267-893-4300