Fallsmead PTA Newsletter 2/26

Post date: Feb 27, 2015 12:50:12 AM


Robert Frost Middle School's Academic Arts & Stem Night will likely be rescheduled due to todays school closing.


PTA bylaws need to be renewed this year. Please click here to review. They will be voted on at the next PTA meeting onTuesday, March 3rd.

INTERNATIONAL NIGHTOur annual International Night is set to take place onSunday, March 8th from 4-6 pm. We need parent volunteers to host tables!Country table hosts are responsible for setting up and manning their table of food and artifacts. Families, please label or identify any foods containing nuts that come into the school during this event. We are also in need of performers for the Cultural Talent Show that will be held during International Night. Please contact Eva Lopez for more information and to sign up to participate.


Fallsmead will participate in The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Pennies for Patients program from March

9th - 20th. Look for more information next week!

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHTThe next Family Movie Night is set to take place Friday, March 13th. The PTA will once again have two movie showings at 6 pm and 8 pm. Plan to bring the family and enjoy, pizza, popcorn, and friends! Details on the March movie selections will be available soon!


On March 22, Dawson's Market will donate 5% of sales to Fallsmead ES! Please plan to shop there that day and tell your neighbors and friends. We're looking for 4th and 5th gradevolunteers to help bag groceries during a one hour shift from 11 am - 5 pm.

There will also be a community table for all children/shoppers to decorate recycled paper bags with messages or images in advance of Earth Day. ContactZara Brunner with questions.

PARCC TESTS COMING SOON!MSDE has launched an intensive, month-long campaign to help parents#PrepareForPARCC. New PARCC resources and information are being released daily via MSDE's Facebook and Twitter feeds, and on MSDE's new Prepare for PARCC webpage - just go here and click on the Prepare for PARCC icon to access the best resources for parents. Online webinars are also available here.