Current Edition - Tuesday Newsday
March 3, 2014
Pequenakonck Elementary School
Dear PQ Families:
PTO Meeting and Coffee with the Principal DATE CHANGES: The PTO Meeting has been moved to THURSDAY, MARCH 13th at 9:00 am. Dr. Freeston will be discussing the proposed 14-15 school budget. As a result of this change, Coffee with the Principal will be held on Thursday, March 20th at 9:00 am.
Parent Teacher Conferences – March 19th:
We will be holding parent teacher conferences on March 19th from 1:00 to 8:00 pm. There is NO SCHOOL for students on this day. PTC Wizard will be open to schedule conferences from Monday, March 10th at 8:00 am through Friday, March 14th at 12:00 pm. Please go to the PQ website to link to PTC Wizard.
Friday, March 21st: Due to the snow, this is no longer a professional development day. This is now a full STUDENT DAY!
Third Grade Concert CHANGE of DATE:
We have moved the third grade concert to MARCH 13th. This is a change of date on the calendar! Please make note of this change!
State Testing – Grades 3-5:
Below are the 2014 State Testing dates. While they are still sometime away, please refrain from making doctor’s appointments, etc. on these dates. It is important that the children are at school on these days. Thanks for your cooperation.
April 1-3 – ELA Testing
April 30 – May 2 – Math Testing
May 22-23 and June 2 – Grade 4 Science Testing
Advocacy News- The Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA) and how does it affect our schools-Watch this 2 minute video for a very clear explanation-http://www.hfmboces.org/news/2012-13/GEAvideo.htm
Interested in getting involved?
Have a great week!
March 12 – BOE Meeting – 7:30 pm
March 13 – PTO Meeting – 9:00 am NEW DATE
March 13 – 3rd Grade Concert 7:00 pm NEW DATE
March 18 – Report Cards Go Home
March 19 – Parent/Teacher Conferences – NOT A STUDENT DAY
March 20 – Coffee with the Principal – 9:00 am NEW DATE
March 26 – BOE Meeting 7:30 pm
North Salem Middle/High School
JUST A REMINDER -- DUE TO ALL OF THE SNOW DAYS USED THIS WINTER,
SCHOOL IS IN SESSION ON 3/21/14
• Advocacy News- The Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA) and how does it affect our schools-Watch this 2 minute video for a very clear explanation-http://www.hfmboces.org/news/2012-13/GEAvideo.htm > Interested in getting involved?
Check out our advocacy link:
http://northsalemschools.org/district/parent_advocacy_news for information about this and other current events which affect our schools.
• Tickets for the Golden Stage Society's production of The Drowsy Chaperone are now on sale in the Main Office at the Middle/High school. Come take a trip back to the Jazz Age and spend an evening filled with mixups, mayhem, gangsters, producers, chorines, and movie stars. Performances are on Friday, March 21st and Saturday, March 22ndat 7:30 and Sunday, March 23rd at 2:00pm. Tickets are 10.00. Tickets are going fast, so come get yours soon!
3/4 MS Grade 6 Parent Meeting -- 12:02 pm
3/11 MS Grade 7 Parent Meeting -- 12:02 pm
3/12 MSHS Report Cards on Parent Portal
3/14 Teens in Transition
3/18 MS Grade 8 Parent Meeting -- 10:34 am
3/19 MSHS PTO Meeting -- 8:30 am
3/21-22 High School Musical -- The Drowsy Chaperone
3/26-28 Grade 8 Trip to Washington, DC
3/27 High School Carer Fair
3/28 HS Prism Concert -- 8:00 pm