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FEBRUARY REMINDERS

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Greetings!

UPCOMING EVENTS:
Tuesday, February 21:

Lion Cubs and primary grades fieldtrip to Chabot College

Friday, February 24:

Parent/Teacher Conferences – Noontime dismissal

Preschool students on the 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM will be dismissed at noon as well.

Friday, March 3:

Parents’ Club meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the chapel. Refreshments in the Fellowship Hall will follow. Childcare is provided.

Monday, March 6:

Yearbook well-wishes are due.

Tuesday, March 14:

Pre-registration due for 2017/2018 school term

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, fieldtrip to Chabot College:

The Lion Cubs and primary grade students will be walking to Chabot College to see the theatrical performance of Charlotte’s Web.” Please remember to dress students for the rainy weather; it is better to overly prepared than under.


PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES in the afternoon on Friday, February 24, (K – 4):

You should have heard from your child’s teacher if she feels a conference is needed regarding your child’s progress in school. School will be dismissed at 12-noon on this day. There will be daycare for full-time preschoolers and kindergartners.

PRE-REGISTRATION for the 2017/2018 school year is Tuesday, March 14.

The deadline for next school year is fast approaching. Please remember that the $100 or $150, depending on grade level, registration fee must accompany the registration paper. THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR THE 2017/2018 IS TUESDAY, AUGUST 22, which will be a NOONTIME, DISMISSAL DAY.


YEARBOOK WELL WISH:

If you want to give your child a congratulatory message or praise for his/her accomplishments this school year, time is running out. If you are unsure of what a well wish is, your child’s teacher will be more than happy to explain it to you or show you an example of one. The deadline is Monday, March 6. The cost is $15 per/section on the grid; half-of-page wish is $50, whole-page wish is $100. This cost helps to defray the cost of the yearbook.

WESTERN-ROUND-UP DINNER/AUCTION, Saturday March 25:

Continue to look in those closets and garages to find those forgotten treasures of unused items to donate for our auction. We could use more theme oriented baskets i.e., “a fun in the sun basket” with toys such as a Frisbee, soccer/basket ball, jump rope, sidewalk chalk, and bubbles. A “family night” basket with board games or cards such as “Uno or Old Maid,” gift cards for movie tickets, etc. How about a “quiet-time” basket for children with different coloring/sticker books with popular cartons such as Winnie the Pooh, Power Rangers, The Disney Princesses, crayons, markers, color pencils? Brainstorm with families in your child(ren)’s class to come up with a class-themed basket. Time is fast approaching.

AUCTION ADVERTISEMENT:

If you have a small business, why not advertise it in the auction booklet? Perhaps the company you work for provides a service that could be advertised as well. Let them know that in the past two years, nearly three hundred people have attended this fundraiser. It is inexpensive and a great way to let others know about your business or service that your company provides. Please see Mrs. Stump or Mrs. Bland for an advertisement, sponsorship, or solicitation letter.

Dinner tickets:

An order form for dinner tickets is attached to this newsletter. Families who are currently enrolled will receive free tickets for their immediate family members and may purchase additional tickets as needed. However, everyone will need to turn the form in so that we can get an approximation of how many people will be in attendance.

Dessert tickets:

The dessert sheet is attached. There will be an array of delicious dishes to choose from lumpia, baked foods, soda, and more! If you preorder, you will get more for your money!

RAFFLE TICKETS:

Raffle tickets have already gone home with students and many of you have come back for more! Remember to buy for yourself and “sell, sell, sell” to family members, friends, and co-workers! First prize is $800 CASH!!!! Second prize is Sony laptop!!!! Third prize is $200 CASH!!!! All monies will benefit the children of Lea’s; whether it’s used for classroom supplies, playground improvements, computer software, or media, etc. If you would like more raffle tickets, please see Ms. Ho. Remember to GO “GREEN” and REUSE order envelopes for more tickets.

We are truly blessed to have parents who whole-heartedly support your children’s school continually.

God’s blessings and protection to you always!

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