- 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
The Fallsmead book fair is just two weeks away. It will take place in the media center from October 24th-October 27th
. We are kicking off the event with a Reading Challenge from October 17-October 21st
. Please click on this link
to see the details. A copy of the flier will be coming home with your child as well.
The Fallsmead Girl Scout troops will also be hosting their 2nd Annual Book Drive
to provide new and updated books to the Fallsmead Media Center and to classroom libraries. Click here
for more details.
Lastly, WE STILL NEED VOLUNTEERS (INCLUDING SSL HELPERS) TO MAKE THIS BOOK FAIR A SUCCESS!!
The first Box Tops submission deadline isTOMORROW. The grade with the most Box Tops will win a prize! The more Box Tops we collect the more money we get for our school, so keep on collecting. Each top = 10 cents!!!! That's free money for our school! Contact us at email@example.com with any questions.
|SIGN UP FOR THE VARIETY SHOW!|
Sign-ups for the First Annual Fallsmead Variety Show opened TODAY at 10am
. The Variety Show will be on Thursday, January 19, 2017.
Only 10 acts will be accepted per grade level, so space is limited! SLOTS ARE FILLING FAST, SO DON'T WAIT!!
If your child wants to perform individually or with a group, he/she mustsign up by clicking here
. Click here
for more information. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
All Wootton Cluster families are invited to Cluster Night at the Wootton football gameTOMORROW NIGHT. Kick-off is at 6:30pm. The first 200 cluster students will receive a special treat (while supplies last). Click here for more information
In addition, this year we are "stuffing a truck" with a MANNA food drive. We would like to stuff a truck full of groceries for the needy. Click here
to check out the needed items and plan to bring them with you as you cheer on the Patriots.
|Get ready for our first Family Movie Night of the school year on Friday, October 21st, 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.Questions or want to volunteer? Contact us at email@example.com.|
Is your daughter interested in Girl Scouts? Come learn more at a parent meetingMonday, October 17th, at 7pmin the Fallsmead Art Room. With Girl Scouts, your daughter can make new friends, have tons of fun, and go on fantastic new adventures. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. For more information, go towww.girlscouts.org or email Susan Hawley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|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.