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October 1, 2017

Posted in News & Announcements

DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                     OCTOBER 1, 2017

From Principal Christy Waddell

NEW LUNCH SCHEDULE:  We are going back to having lunch before recess.  The change will occur beginning Wednesday October 4th.  I am attaching the reasons if you care to read about it.  It was discussed with the PTA, teachers and the School Community Council.Lunch.docx 

DRAGON DASH: We are behind in our donations so PLEASE, PLEASE, send in donations!!

REFLECTIONS: Reflections entries can be brought to the school Wednesday Oct. 4, 5, & 6.  There will be PTA volunteers in the main hallway by the front office to take the entries.  They can also be delivered to the front office during school hours or after school each of those days.   No entries will be taken after 2:00 pm on October 6. Forms and official rules can be found at utahpta.org under the programs tab and reflections tab.  if you have someone else in your entry you must have them sign a waiver. PLEASE READ ALL THE RULES AND TURN YOUR ENTRY IN CORRECTLY SO THAT IT ISN'T DISQUALIFIED FROM THE CONTEST!

JUDGES FOR REFLECTIONS:  Here is the link to help us out by being a judge:  www.SignUpGenius.com/go/4090549ABA822A64-reflections

VISION SCREENING:   This will be Oct. 6th.  PTA needs volunteers for this: www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0544A5AA2BA1F58-vision 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Wednesday October 4th: Lunch before recess begins.

Friday October 6th:  Early Out Day

October 6th: Vision Screening


Week of September 18

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DRAGON DASH: The Dash is at Corner Canyon High School at 5:30pm on September 18th. Please come and join us!! REFLECTIONS: The entries are due on October 6th. You can find the papers needed to submit your entry inside the front doors. SALTA TESTING ANNOUNCED: The window is September 11-October 4. Go to this web site for more information and to sign up: csdsalta.weebly.com PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCE: During the week of September 25-28 we will have parent teacher conferences. If you do not have an appointment, please call the office and sign up with our secretaries. BOOK FAIR: September 27 and September 28 after school. IMPORTANT DATES: MONDAY SEPTEMBER 18: DRAGON DASH—5:30PM @ CORNER CANYON HIGH SCHOOL Wednesday September 20th: 3rd-5th grade CBM testing Thursday September 21st: K-2 CBM testing Thursday September 21st: 3:35-4:35 Faculty meeting Friday September 22nd: No School for Students/ Work day for Teachers

Week of September 11

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DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                                                  SEPTEMBER 10, 2017

From Principal Christy Waddell

DRAGON DASH:  The PTA is sponsoring this Fundraiser.  Please support this by having your children bring back their yellow envelopes with donations.  The Dash will be at Corner Canyon High School at 5:30pm on September 18th.  Please come and join us.

EXTENDED LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES:  These will begin this week!    

PARKING LOT ISSUES:  I realize our parking lot is not very easy to maneuver around.  We are trying hard to keep the students as safe as possible while also getting you in and out as quickly as possible.  Please do not EVER park in the red curb areas.  We have teachers and staff outside to help things move as quickly as possible so please follow their directions.  You can imagine it isn’t the easiest job so please treat them with respect. 

REFLECTIONS:  The students watched a fun video on Friday to introduce the reflections contest.  The entries are due on October 6th.  You can find the papers needed to submit your entry inside the front doors. 

AIR QUALITY:  We check the air quality often to determine whether or not students should go outside to play.  It looks like this week should be better.  If your child has asthma or a respiratory condition that puts them in a sensitive group, then please make sure the teacher is aware of that.

BOND:  The district is hoping to have a bond approved at the next election.  Please go to the district web site to see what they plan on spending the money on.  Two things that would impact this community would be the building of the wings at Corner Canyon High School and the building of a new elementary school in west Draper. 

SALTA TESTING ANNOUNCED:  The window is September 11-October 4.  Go to this web site for more information and to sign up:  csdsalta.weebly.com

IMPORTANT DATES:

Tuesday September 12:  9:00am PTA meeting

Wednesday September 13:  8:00am-8:30am Room Parent meeting in the gym

Wednesday September 13: 4:00pm SCC meeting to set calendar for the year

Thursday September 14:  8:00am Dragons and Donuts

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 18: DRAGON DASH—5:30PM @ CORNER CANYON HIGH SCHOOL


Week of September 4th

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ART CONTEST:  Draper Beehive Homes is sponsoring an art contest titled “WHAT MY GRANDPARENTS TEACH ME”.  They can use any medium ie. Paint, chalk, pencil.  It needs to fit in an 8X10 frame.  It is due to the school office by Friday Morning September 8th.  There will be one winner from kinder-2nd grade and another winner from 3rd-5th grade.  Each Winner will receive $100 and their art work will be on display at the Draper Beehive home (711 Pioneer Road).  Adults can cast their vote at the Beehive Home on Thursday September 14th from 3:30-6:00pm.  Only Draper elementary will be represented so the winners will be from our school.   

LUNCH CLERK POSITION:  The kitchen is looking for a lunch clerk.  The position is roughly 3 hours per day/15 hours per week and pays $13.45 per hour.  I do not hire for this position.  It is done through the district nutrition services department.  Please call them at 801-826-5381.

NEW PRINCIPAL INFO:  I enjoy mountain biking with my grandkids.  I am not a hard core mountain biker so mountain biking with pre-teens is just my speed.  My grandson at Draper Park Middle School is on their mountain biking team so I plan to be cheering him on.    

EXTENDED LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES:  These will start the week of September 11th!! 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Monday September 4:  No School- Labor Day

Friday September 8:  Beehive Home Art contest entries are due to the office.

Friday September 8: 10:00am Fundraiser and Reflections Assembly

Friday September 8: Early Out 1:40

Tuesday September 12:  9:00am PTA meeting

Wednesday September 13: 4:00pm SCC meeting to set calendar for the year