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February 18

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DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                    February 18, 2019

From Principal Christy Waddell

PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCE:  Do you have your appointment?  If not, get that done.  The conferences are the week after this week.

DRESS WARMLY:  This week is supposed to be very cold.  We do not go outside unless it is above 22 degrees.  Please send your students with appropriate clothes to stay warm outside. We are hoping we can go outside for recess.

INSIDE RECESS HELP: If we have an inside recess we could really use some help supervising the students inside their classrooms.  I like to give the teachers their full lunch break so they will feel ready for the last couple of hours of school.  If you notice the feels like temperature is under 23 I would love it if you could just drop in and help anytime between 11:45 and 1:00. Each class gets about 20 minutes of recess time. You do not need to call ahead of time, just drop in.  You do have to be on the district volunteer list.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP!!

IMPORTANT DATES:  

Wednesday February 20: 5thgrade Field Trip to the U.

Thursday February 21:  ARTS INC Assembly

Friday February 22:  Early out day

Monday February 25: 3pm SCC meeting

Wednesday & Thursday February 27 & 28: Parent Teacher Conferences

February 10

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DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                    February 10, 2019

From Principal Christy Waddell

APPROPRIATE CLOTHES:  Please, please, send you children to school with appropriate cold weather clothing on.  They will be going outside to play during recess and they need to have clothes on that will not make the rest of their day miserable.  

SNOW DAY MAKE-UP:  Friday February 15thwill be our snow day make up day.  It was originally a teacher work day but we will now have students attend.  It will be an early out day.  I realize many of you already have plans to go out of town.  Please just let the office know and we will excuse the absence.   

PTA AWARDS:  2018-19 PTA Award Winners

Kristin Kristensen, PTA Volunteer

Marissa Geertsen, PTA Volunteer

Jennifer Asay, Outstanding Educator

Emily Christofferson, Student Services Professional

Angela Oldroyd, Student Staff Professional

Fano Tagovailoa, Student Staff Professional

PTA BOX TOPS:  Box Tops are due February 13th.  

IMPORTANT DATES:  

TUESDAY February 12:  5thgrade to the Symphony

THURSDAY February 14:  Valentine’s Day-Most parties are in the afternoon.  Check with individual teachers for a schedule.

FRIDAY February 15:  Short Day.

January 13

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DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                    January 13, 2019

From Principal Christy Waddell

TOYS & ELECTRONICS: Please make sure your children leave these things at home.  We have had several things go missing recently and the teachers just do not have the time to try and keep track of the items students bring from home. Pokémon cards seem to be an especially big problem in the younger grades. We appreciate your support with this.

DRESS FOR WINTER: Whenever possible, your children will be going outside for recess. It is very important they bring/wear clothes that will help them stay warm and dry while playing outside.  If there is a puddle the kids will find it and jump in it.  

TEACHER OF THE YEAR: Nominations are now open for Teacher of the Year.  Please fill out an application to nominate a teacher that has made a difference in your student’s life.  

SPEECH: 2nd Grade will be having a Speech Screening on Wednesday, January 16, 2019. All students will be seen in small groups (except those already receiving speech-language services). If there are concerns, the Speech-Language Pathologist will follow up with you. If you have any questions or do NOT want your student to be included in this screening, please contact Emily Christofferson (SLP) at .

Wednesday January 16: Region 17 Reflections—6:00pm

Thursday January 17: Last Day of School this week.  Dismissal is at 3:20. 

Friday January 18:  No School for Students.  Teacher work day.

January 23rd: Town Hall Meeting w/ Suzanne Harris 6:30-7:30pm Indian Hills Middle School


January 6

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DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                    January 6, 2019

From Principal Christy Waddell

SAFE WALKING ROUTE AND PARKING LOT:  I will be submitting this in a week.  If you have any concerns please send me an email this week so I can go about adding it to the list I already have.   

TEACHER OF THE YEAR: Nominations are now open for Teacher of the Year.  Please fill out an application to nominate a teacher that has made a difference in your student’s life.  TOYnominationform[7].docx 

CHOIR: The choir is starting up again on Tuesday January 8that 8:00am in the gym.  They will be starting the music for the musical.  If you would like your child to join, please go to this link:  https://goo.gl/forms/AQcrdAefNN0s6psV2

ART CLASS VOLUNTEERS:Looking for some volunteers to help in ART CLASSROOM helping with projects with 5th grade (glaze ceramics) & 3rd grade (stained glass windows).   3rd grade parents, please remember to send $1 donation per student for their supplies.  No art experience need to volunteer, just willing to work with incredible young creative students.  Please make sure you are registered to volunteer in the Canyon School district: http://www.canyonsdistrict.org/district-news/item/12026-apply-now-to-volunteer-at-your-neighborhood-school

5th grade (especially need help Jan. 22 AM)

https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/30E0D44A5AD2AA3FD0-5thgrade2

3rd grade

https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/30E0D44A5AD2AA3FD0-3rdgrade

Thank you for your help!

Kylie Welling



IMPORTANT DATES:

Tuesday January 7th:  Draper Park Middle School Choir Assembly at 9:00am.

Friday January 11th: Early out day at 1:40pm. 

January 18th:  No school for students/ teacher work day

January 21st: Martin Luther King Day- no school