A few items of information:
1. This coming week, October 19-23 is Bus Driver Appreciation Week. Please find a way to say thank you to your child's bus driver.
2. Wednesday, October 21 is National Unity Day to show our solidarity against bullying. We are encouraging all staff and children to wear orange that day to demonstrate our unity to show respect and care for each other.
3. A few calendar reminders:
*Thursday, October 22 marks the end of the first 9-weeks grading period. There is a 1:00 p.m. dismissal that day so that teachers may be involved in professional development meetings.
*Friday, October 23 is a teacher workday with no school for students so that teachers may prepare report cards which will be sent home on Friday, October 30.
*Monday, November 2 is a parent-teacher conference day from 12:00-7:00 with no school for students. Look for conference sign-up forms to come home soon.
*Tuesday, November 3 is a teacher workday with no school for students so that teachers may be involved in County-level professional development meetings.