BOOK FAIR is this week!
Come support the PTA and your classroom and pick up some wonderful books for your kids and their growing minds!
for more details!
- IT'S OFFICIAL!– our young falcons kept up their skills and strategies by independently reading over the summer!!! They read a total of 338,144 minutes. This is the 2nd year in a row that we have won the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge! Way to go Falcons!
- Cooler weather is coming...show your school spirit with a brand new #FALLSMEAD hooded sweatshirt ($30) and new plaid PJ bottoms ($18)! Youth sizes S, M. L, and XL available (while supplies last). Hooded sweatshirt also available in adult size XL only. Click HERE for full list of items. To purchase, email email@example.com with the item(s), size, child's name and teacher.
Anyone who wants to volunteer in a classroom at Fallsmead this year will need to complete two types of volunteer training
prior to volunteering. First, online Child Abuse and Neglect training must be completed. The online training can be accessed by clicking here
. Once you take the online training, you will receive an email. Please bring this email with you to the front office on your first volunteer day.
Second, all volunteers must complete volunteer training provided by the PTA. This training is valid for two years. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or if you still need to get trained.
PTA NEWSLETTER 10/13/2016
|Get ready for our first Family Movie Night of the school year TOMORROW at 6:30pm!Wear your pjs, grab a blanket and pillow, and come watch Kung Fu Panda 3 with the whole family. The event is free, but pizza, drinks, snacks, and popcorn will be available for purchase. BE SURE TO BRING CASH FOR ANY FOOD PURCHASES! Questions? Contact us at email@example.com.|
On Monday, the kids will be going to the Book Fair with their class for a preview, and then will be going back later in the week to shop. Click here for a link to the schedule. WE ARE STILL IN NEED OF SOME MORE VOLUNTEERS, ESPECIALLY ON THURSDAY. If you are able to volunteer, please sign up here. If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fallsmead Girl Scout troops are hosting their 2nd Annual Book Drive from October 24th-28th to provide new and updated books to the Fallsmead Media Center and to classroom libraries. Please being in at least one used book in excellent condition for grades K-5. There will be drop boxes in all classrooms and in the front office. Click here for more details. Contact JessicaKreiser@hotmail.com with any questions!
Our first dine out of the year isOctober 25th and 26th at Mellow Mushroom in Rockville Town Square from5-9pm each night
. Mellow Mushroom will donate 20 percent of all sales when you bring this flyer
and eat in or dine out. Come out and help support Fallsmead! Questions? Contact email@example.com
|The Fallsmead PTA is sponsoring an Election Day Bake Sale on Tuesday, November 8th. We need volunteers to sell and bake (or purchase store-bought baked goods or fruit).Please sign up to help! We will sell during the morning and afternoon busy times. All proceeds benefit the Fallsmead PTA. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.|
The school is looking for parents who are willing to volunteer during recess times to help monitor activity on the playground and act as additional eyes and ears. Please consider volunteering any amount of time that you can to help monitor during recess.Please click on the grade you would like to volunteer for to sign up: Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade. Thank you in advance!!
|TEACHER WISH LIST EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTIONS/MATCHING FUNDS|
Please see if your workplace matches monetary donations and/or volunteer hours with funds. If Fallsmead is not on your matching list, please ask for it to be added. These matching funds could bring in thousands of dollars for our school! For questions, please contact Jessica Kreiser email@example.com.
Mark your calendars for our next PTA meeting on Tuesday, November 1st at 7pm in the Media Center.
Childcare will be available from 7-8:30pm
for children ages 4 and older. Children must be toilet trained to participate.