Big Lake Elementary Newsletter
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
CAMP READ-A-LOT OCTOBER 18 from 5:30 - 7PM
We celebrated International Dot Day in the library based on the book The Dot by Peter Reynolds. This book focuses on everyone has talent and to have confidence in yourself.
OCTOBER LUNCH MENU
LOST & FOUND
Did you know if you read just one book a day to your child, they will have been read 1,825 books by their 5th birthday? The more a child is read to in their early years, the better reader they become when they start school.
PICTURE RETAKES & CLASS GROUP PHOTOS
BAND & CHOIR INFO
A big round of applause for the band students that played at Houston's Homecoming Half-time Show! Over ten 4th and 5th grade band students represented Big Lake Elementary last Friday while they played on the field with Houston Middle School and Houston High School. Way to go!
Upcoming Combined Choir Concert for Big Lake Elementary Choir at Houston Middle School Tuesday, October 23rd at 6:30pm. (there will be a field trip that day as well for a combined rehearsal at HMS). Choir students need to arrive at HMS dressed in their concert attire (any combination of black and white, no t-shirts, jeans, or sneakers) at 6:00pm.
TOO SICK FOR SCHOOL?
- Fever of 100 degrees or higher
- No vomiting within 24 hours
- No diarrhea for 24 hours
- Crusty, bright red and/or discharge around eye
- Sore throat with fever, vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy, pain, hard belly
- Persistent and/or phlegmy cough
- Untreated lice (once treated, it's ok to return to school after being check by the nurse)
If you have questions, please call the BLE Nurse at 892.-9705.
PTO UPCOMING EVENTS:
October is going to be a busy month for PTO. We have lots of exciting things planned!
General meeting is October 8 at 4PM.
We are doing a Fall Believe Fundraiser to raise funds for the Music Department. Packets will be coming home October 1 and are due October 22.
We will hold a Winter Gear Drive.
We have another Movie Night planned, movie TBA, October 12.
Camp Read-A-Lot and Winter Gear Pickup October 18.
It’s Fall Festival time! We will be looking for volunteers, October 26.
We will wrap up October with Trunk or Treat on October 31 at the Lions Rec Center!!