April 2021 Sunflower Patch

Headlines & Happenings at Sunflower Elementary

April Dates to Remember

Aril 1st - Kick Off ONE SCHOOL, ONE BOOK: Charlottes Web

April 5-18th - Scholastic Online Book Fair

April 12-30th MAP Testing

April 16th- No School Inservice Day

*Please call in transportation changes before 2 p.m.

One School, One Book

Every student will be bringing home a copy of Charlotte's web. A great story about a pig named Wilbur and his friendship with a barn spider named Charlotte. We hope you enjoy some time as a family reading about Wilbur and Charlotte. Below is the link to the website for Charlotte's Web, it has lots of great activities and a reading calendar so you can follow along. Please take some time to check it out.

Sunflower's One School One Book Website: Charlotte's Web

Scholastic Book Fair

Our Book Fair is going online this year.

The Virtual Fair will run April 5-18!

Discover new books with your kids. Bonus: Each purchase supports our school (25% back in


You can shop over 6,000 items including new releases, best sellers, and value packs.

All orders ship directly to your home. FREE shipping on book-only orders over $25.

Thank you for your support!

Sunflower Elementary Scholastic Book Fair-Click Here

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Birthday Book Club

Celebrate your child’s birthday by donating a book to the Sunflower Library. Click on the above box for more information.

INFINITE CAMPUS (IC) - Logging in from the Web Browser

Parents-Sign up for IC to receive emails & texts from your child’s teacher & school. NEW account? Trouble logging in? Email stacey_elkinton@usd368.org (put IC in subject line). If you signed up at CW, you will use the same account for Sunflower.


Anyone - Do you want to be reminded about what's happening at Sunflower? Sign up for Panther Alerts by clicking on the box above. These are generic texts for all patrons, but not student specific.


Anyone - Click on the above box and LIKE our Facebook page. You'll get up to date events, information, news, pictures and videos of what's going at Sunflower.

Get to Know Sunflower Elementary

We are glad to share in the educational experience of your children. We want you to know what we are all about at Sunflower Elementary. We have prepared a set of videos to help you get to know the programs and activities at Sunflower Elementary.

Click Here for information on Paola Community Events

Community event flyers will be posted on the district's webpage instead of going home in student backpacks. If you would like your event posted, please contact the district office @ 913-294-8000.