Symmes Elementary School

Symmesational News!

Friday, Oct. 12, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

Monday, Oct. 15 - NO SCHOOL - Teacher Records Day

Friday, Oct. 19 - Report Cards distributed

Saturday, Oct. 20 - Flight Fest at JH
Thursday, Oct. 25 - Parent-Teacher Conferences 4:00 - 8:00 pm
Friday, Oct. 26 - NO SCHOOL - Parent-Teacher Conferences
Wednesday, Oct. 31 - Fall Parade 2:30 pm

Hearing and Vision Screening at Symmes!

Please sign up for a shift to help with Symmes Elementary Hearing and Vision screening on October 23rd, 24th, 25th, and 29th. No training is necessary, we will train you!! Please sign up at the link below”

https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/10c0c4ea5af23a1f58-symmes

LIVING WITH AUTISM....SEAN BARRON

Author and speaker Sean Barron will be at E.H. Greene Intermediate School on Monday, Oct. 15 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Mr. Barron is author of "There's A Boy In Here: Emerging from the Bonds of Autism". He will share his struggles and triumphs of living with autism. This is a free event and family friendly.

Symmes Elementary Annual Clothing Drive ~~Donate now through October 24th!

Help support our local community and donate your gently used clothes! Coats are urgently needed! Please turn in your items to the bin in the front office lobby by October 24th!

Sizes needed:

BOYS shirts/pants sizes needed:

4, 5, 7/8, 10/12, 14/16
BOYS shoes sizes needed:
9, 11, 12, 13, 1, 2, 3, 3.5, 5
MENS shirts sizes needed:

AS, AL, AXL, A2XL
MENS pants sizes needed:

30, 34, 36/32

GIRLS shirts/pants sizes needed:

18 mos., 4, 5, 6, 7/8, 8/10

GIRLS shoes sizes needed:
9, 11, 1, 3

WOMENS shirt sizes needed:

AS, AM, AL, A2XL, 18/20

WOMENS pants sizes:

AS, AL, AXL, 1/2 (jr.), 2, 5 (jr.), 6, 9/10, 12, 13, 18/20

WOMENS shoe sizes needed:

6, 8, 8.5, 10, 10.5, 11


These items will be distributed in our community. Clothes with holes and stains can not be used and will be thrown away.

RECESS HELP NEEDED!

We are in the process of looking for help on our playground! If you are interested in applying for a 2 hour a day paid position, please contact Joanie in the front office for more information. Until this position is filled we are looking for volunteer help! If you would like to volunteer to help us on the playground for lunch recess, please email Joanie Vogt at vogtj@sycamoreschools.org. Recess begins at 10:55 am and ends at 1:00 pm. This is a volunteer job anyone can do! If you would like to help and see your kids on the playground, we would love your help! Thanks so much!

FALL PARADE

We are getting so excited for our annual Fall Costume Parade! The parade is Wednesday, Oct. 31 and will begin at 2:30. All children and staff are invited to dress in a costume and join in the fun. Weather permitting, we will parade along the walking track on the side of the building. Parents and friends are invited to bring your cameras and watch the parade on the track. If the weather is bad, we will parade through the gym and MPR and invite parents into those rooms. We ask that NO SCARY costumes are worn and no weapons!

Conference Night Dinners for staff

The PTO would like to provide dinners for our teachers during our two evening conferences. The dates are Thursday, Oct. 25th and Thursday, Nov.1st. If you can help, please sign up below:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e4faca92ea6f85-conference

Thanks so much!

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AVIATOR FLIGHT FEST

S'MORE OCTOBER 16-19, 2018 (for other schools)


IT'S ONLY ONE WEEK UNTIL...

SYCAMORE JUNIOR HIGH'S 8TH ANNUAL AVIATOR FLIGHT FEST 5K/10K RACE & FESTIVAL ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2018 at Sycamore Junior High!


Join us for a wonderful community event ! Starting with a Race promoting health & wellness and a Festival immediately afterwards. An entertaining social event for Sycamore students and families to enjoy with food, games, prizes, a raffle, and a Silent Auction! Meet and mingle with current Sycamore Junior High students, their families, and teachers. Visit the the Junior High, whether it is a first time or your first time back since you graduated.


REGISTER FOR THE RACE & GET MORE AVIATOR FLIGHT FEST INFORMATION at WWW.AVIATORFLIGHTFEST.COM !


It's Not Too Late To:


Race registrations will be taken at Flight Fest right up until the Start of the Race!


SILENT AUCTION (formerly Bid-n-Buy)

Auction Is Live, Bid Now!

Go to www.aviatorfligtfest.com to see and bid on Flight Fest Silent Auction items. Auction Items will be displayed at Flight Fest. Bidding closes 1:30pm 10/20/18.


Follow us on twitter @avesflightfest to get race updates and information on new items added to Silent Auction.


Pick Up Your Registration Packet At:

Fleet Feet on Thursday, Oct 18 from 4-8pm

The Crossings Of Blue Ash, 9525 Kenwood Rd., Cincinnati, Oh 45242


Please contact Michelle Ciotola at avesflightfest@gmail.com with any questions regarding Aviator Flight Fest.


THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING SYCAMORE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS!

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