Cheri's Weekly Update 2-17-12

posted Feb 21, 2012, 10:35 AM by Cynthia Friedman
MONDAY IS PRESIDENT’S DAY: No school Monday, Feb. 20!

SHARING THEME: This week (Feb. 20)- Something from another country

Next week: A joke or comic

ASIAN CELEBRATION: Our performance at Eugene Asian Celebration is this Sunday Feb. 19, at 4:15. When you enter, please identify yourselves as Bhangra performers and give your name. You will receive your complimentary admission. Come early in the day on Sunday and enjoy the many wonderful events, if you are able. Clothing: Girls are asked to wear bright colors and boys wear jeans and a white t-shirt. (Boys will also wear a sash and headband provided by Ridgeline.) Please check in behind the main stage at 3:30pm.

FIELD TRIP TO HOUSE OF CHEN: Our field trip to ‘House of Chen’ is planned for Wednesday, February 22. Our buffet style lunch will include three vegetarian choices and Mar Far Chicken. Students and adult supervisors will travel by LTD bus, leaving school at 9:15 and returning by 1:00. The cost is $6.00 per person. Please be sure we have your signed permission form and payment.Scholarships are available. If you would like scholarship information, please call the school office (541-681-9662).

HOME JOURNALS: Thank you for your support of the homework program. As I review the home journals, the writing impresses me. Not only is the writing becoming better organized but the ideas, content and vocabulary have also  improved. The journal entries are really interesting to read. I love seeing the kids excited about writing!

LEGOS: We are collecting legos for use during inside recess and ‘choice time’. If you have some you are willing to donate, please send them in! Thanks.

STUDENT BEHAVIOR/EXPECTATIONS DURING PICK-UP/DISMISSAL – For a smooth and safe dismissal please follow these expectations.
  • Students are to quietly wait with their teacher or assistant.
  • Students must check out with their teacher or assistant before leaving campus.
  • Students may not run, play tag or catch at dismissal area.
  • If parents would like to visit, please walk down to the playground area with your student(s).
 Sun 2/19: Bhangra dance at Asian Celebration @ 4:15
 Mon 2/20: No School. President’s Day
 Wed 2/22: House of Chen Field Trip
 Fri 2/24: Spaghetti Dinner: Direct Donation Drive kick-off, 6pm
 Tues 2/28: RCO Meeting, 6pm
Thanks, Cheri and Azusa