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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


December 16

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DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                    December 16, 2018

From Principal Christy Waddell

PTA AWARDS: Time is running out to nominate your favorite Draper Dragon helpers for the 2018 awards. Turn in your ballots this week to the office or vote online by Dec 23rd.    https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QL2C5LF

RECESS AIR QUALITY: We have guidelines that we take seriously when determining whether or not the students can go outside to play.  Be sure your child’s teacher is aware of any respiratory problems you student may have.  You may want to check out this web site:  http://health.utah.gov/asthma/airquality/recess.html  This is where I get my information.  For current conditions you may go to this link:  http://air.utah.gov/currentconditions.php?id=slc  

SCIENCE AWARD:Our six 5thgrade teachers have won the Elementary Science Department Award!  They will be receiving the award at a banquet on February 8th!! It is nice to see all of their hard work recognized by the Utah Science Teachers Association. CONGRATULATIONS to Jennifer Asay, James Hatch, Patrice Rogers, Noelia Ricks, Ashley Larsen, Nissa Lu.

IMPORTANT DATES:

Monday December 17th: Mrs. Claus is visiting some of the classes today and tomorrow.

Tuesday December 18th:  5thgrade to the Nutcracker

Wednesday December 19th:  Regular day. We get out at 3:20pm. 

HAVE A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY BREAK!!

December 9

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DRAGON DELIVERY                                                                                    December 9, 2018

From Principal Christy Waddell

PTA AWARDS: Please nominate your favorite teacher, volunteer, staff, or support person for the 2018 PTA awards!  Vote today athttps://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QL2C5LF

RECESS AIR QUALITY: We have guidelines that we take seriously when determining whether or not the students can go outside to play.  Be sure your child’s teacher is aware of any respiratory problems you student may have.  You may want to check out this web site:  http://health.utah.gov/asthma/airquality/recess.html  This is where I get my information.  For current conditions you may go to this link:  http://air.utah.gov/currentconditions.php?id=slc  

ATTENDANCE:  21 percent of Canyons District students were chronically absent in 2017-2018. For every classroom of 30 students, 5 missed 10 percent of the school year, or more. Help us realize our New Year’s Resolution to #BeGreatMissLessThanEight days of school.

BOXTOPS:Our BoxTop for May and October was very successful. We collected 5,330 Boxtops and the school earned $703.30. The top BoxTop classes were; Madsen, Yao, Myles and Wu. Our next collection day is February 13, 2019. The PTA thanks all of you who collect and turn in the Boxtops, because the Boxtop program is successful with your participation. 

FILM FESTIVAL:It’s that time to start thinking about the Film Festival. Please go to this link to get more information:https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/106x3CNQKbX1NPCadEr_gbDBRu9jZ-kHm?usp=sharing

IMPORTANT DATES:

Monday December 10th: 6:00pm Choir and Orchestra program at Draper Park Middle School. 

Monday December 10th: Storytelling Assembly and 4thgrade Workshop

Tuesday December 11th: 9:00am PTA meeting

Friday December 14th: 9:30am CCHS Holiday Concert Assembly

Tuesday December 18th:  5thgrade to the Nutcracker

Wednesday December 19th: Last day of school for Winter Break. Full Day- school is out at 3:20pm.