Mahanay News- February 4, 2019

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Bring A Loved One to Lunch- Thursday, February 14, 2019

Students are encouraged to invite a loved one to lunch during their scheduled lunch time on Thursday, February 14, 2019. Please consider coming and having lunch with your child. We will also be hosting a baked goods sale during each lunch period, so save room for dessert!!! This will include items such as cookies, cupcakes, brownies, cakes, cinnamon rolls, muffins, etc.

Loved ones are welcome to bring in lunch to share with their child or purchase a school lunch at the adult price of $3.75. Please RSVP to your child's teacher if you are planning to attend this event.

We will also have a photo booth for fun-filled Valentines memories! Pictures are $2.00 a piece. CASH ONLY.

Barn Hill Preserve Visit- Permission slips required to attend


Barn Hill Preserve animal ambassadors will visit Mahanay on February 12, 2019.

Students in grades PK (am only) – 3rd have been given permission slips to attend.

Only students that have returned the permission slip will be allowed to attend. Please check with your child and make sure you have signed his/her permission slip.

This is a free event. You do not have to purchase anything. Photos and bracelets can be purchased but this is optional. Thank you!

Mahanay is creating a cookbook!

In an effort to raise funds for the Spark Park, we have decided to create a Mahanay cookbook! We want your recipes!! They can be dessert recipes, family recipes, or something that just tastes great! You can submit more than one!

You can click the button below to type in the recipe information or you can submit your recipe to . Please include: Student name, parent email address, ingredients, and directions. All recipes need to be submitted or email to the address above no later than March 22nd!

We will also have a contest for the cover of the cookbook! Students will be able to draw and compete to have their artwork on the cover! The contest will take place at school.

Mahanay Cookbook Recipe

To submit a recipe to the Mahanay cookbook, you may either click the link and fill out the form, or you may send your recipe to

Cookbook Sample- Either click the button above or email a word document with the information below

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Mahanay is hosting cooking classes!

When: This Friday and every Friday from February 8th – March 8th

From: 10:30a.m. – 12:30p.m.

Where: Mahanay Family Center

Please join Cooking Matters for a 6-week cooking class to learn more about nourishing your body by preparing healthy, low-cost meals!

  • IT’S FREE!
  • Free curriculum book and recipes
  • Free bag of groceries at the end of Most classes!
  • Free food samples at the end of classes.

Please contact Ms. Ogoe as soon as possible if you would like to attend! 281-983-8355

Mark Your Calendars

Mahanay's Star Students of the Week

Each week your child's teacher will pick a Star Student of the Week. These students demonstrate respect to classmates and staff. These students try their best in the classroom and outside of the classroom. Congratulations, Star Students of the Week!

Mahanay Star Students of the Week

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Valentine's Day Recipes

Change your usual routine of sweet treats for Valentine's Day for these healthier (and fun to make) alternatives…

Love Potion Smoothies, Love Bugs, Melon Pops, & more!

Lunch with your child is every Friday!

We welcome you to come and join your child for lunch in the cafeteria on Fridays.

Kindergarten: 11:25-12:00

1st Grade: 12:00-12:40

2nd Grade: 11:05-11:40

3rd Grade: 10:50-11:30

4th Grade: 11:35-12:10