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It's Elementary -- April 2019 Newsletter
Posted 3/29/19

ELEMENTARY ASSESSMENT TESTING

Testing in the elementary is Monday, March 18th thru Friday, April 12th .

 

3rd GRADE TO Gallagher/Bluedorn Performing Arts Center

On Tuesday, April 2nd, the 3rd grade will travel to the GB/PAC to see the play “Pete the Cat”.

 

END OF 3RD QUARTER

Wednesday, April 3rd is end of the 3rd quarter. Report cards will be emailed on Tuesday, April 9th.

 

MAKEUP DAY

There will be SCHOOL on Monday, April 8th.

 

SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

The next School Board Meeting will be held on Monday, April 8th at 7:00 p.m. in the ICN room.

 

6th GRADE CAREER DAY

Career Day will be Thursday, April 11th and starts with a keynote speaker and two large group sessions. The students will choose 3 sessions to attend in the afternoon. NT community members, parents and alumni provide several career opportunities for the 6th graders to research!

 

GRANDPARENTS DAY a.k.a. VIP DAY

Grandparent's Day (VIP Day) for kindergarten families will be held on Friday, April 12th at 2:00 pm in the big gym. The kindergarten students are anxious to sing songs, have a snack, and enjoy some playtime with their guests!

 

EASTER BREAK

There will be NO SCHOOL on Good Friday, April 19th or Monday, April 22nd.  Classes will resume on Tuesday, April 23rd.

 

 

ELEMENTARY & JUNIOR HIGH BAND SOLO NIGHT

On Wednesday April 24th, starting at 3:15 pm, all 5th-8th grade band students will be performing solos that they have been preparing. Family members are invited to attend, and watch their student perform. Please come support the students, and the hard work that they have put into preparing, and presenting these performances!

 

NT ELEMENTARY STEM FAIR

On Thursday, April 25th from 1:45-2:30 pm, K-6 parents and the public are invited to come to the NT Elementary STEM Fair to learn about students’ projects.  The  STEM Fair will be held in the main gym. Students are expected to remain at school the rest of the day following the STEM fair.

 

ELEMENTARY ART SHOW

This will be held on Tuesday, April 30th from 6-8 pm in the North Tama Cafeteria. Art Club will also be providing face painting at this event. Please come out to enjoy what is hopefully a beautiful spring night to see the art your student has created!

 

PRESCHOOL PARENT MEETING

On Wednesday, May 8th, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. there will be an informational meeting for parents of students entering our Preschool program for the 2019-2020 school year.  If you have a child turning 4 by September 15, please call the school so we can get them on the roster.

 

 

KINDERGARTEN ROUNDUP

Kindergarten roundup will be held on Thursday, May 9th  and Friday, May 10th. Regular kindergarten students will not have school for those 2 days, but will have school Monday through Wednesday that week. 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

May 3    Snow makeup day

May 8  Preschool Parent Meeting

May 9 5th Grade to Water Festival at DMACC

May 9-10  Kindergarten Round Up

May 13  Snow makeup day

May 13 Gr. 4-8 Spring Concert

May 19  Graduation

May 20  School Board Mtg.

May 22 2nd Grade to Otter Creek

May 27 Memorial Day

May 28 Elem Track & Field Day RAIN DATE-May 31

May 28 Preschool Graduation

May 31 Last Day of School 1:25 dismissal