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Post date: Feb 2, 2018 5:27:17 PM

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT

Our first Family Movie Night of the new year is TOMORROW at 6:30pm!Wear your pjs, grab a blanket and pillow, and come watch Captain Underpants with the whole family. Admission is free, but show your giving spirit and bring a non-perishable good for the Manna Food Center. Pizza, drinks, snacks, and popcorn will be available for purchase. If you have any questions, please contact movienight@fallsmeadpta.org.

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

To celebrate the diversity at Fallsmead, our annual International Festival will be held on Saturday, February 10th from 5:30 to 7:30pm. Please click here to sign up to host a country table or do a performance. Both parents and students are welcome for the performance. We are looking forward to seeing everyone at the Festival! Questions? Please contact international@fallsmeadpta.org.

POTOMAC PIZZA DINEOUT

Our next dineout is next Thursday, February 8th from 4-9pm at Potomac Pizza Traville. Potomac Pizza in Traville will donate 20 percent of all sales when you dine in, carry out, or call for delivery. You may either bring this flyer or tell your server that you're supporting Fallsmead Elementary. Please come join us for great foot, good company, and to help support Fallsmead! If you have any questions, please contact dineout@fallsmeadpta.org.

CLASSROOM ITEMS NEEDED!

There are lots of items that the teachers and the school still need on the Fallsmead Wish List! Please look at the Wish List and see items that teachers want for their classrooms. Donations are greatly appreciated and will be enjoyed by your children. If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Kreiser at wishlist@fallsmeadpta.org!

MCPS LANGUAGE IMMERSION PROGRAMS

MCPS language immersion programs are available by lottery for students entering Kindergarten through fifth grades. These programs are full-day programs, where students who are accepted are enrolled K-5 in the programs' schools instead of their home school. Click here for more information about the program, the languages taught at the various sites, and the application process. Applications are accepted from February 1- May 4, 2018.

NEXT BOX TOPS DEADLINE

The next Box Tops submission deadline is Friday, February 23rd. 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 box top = 10 cents!!!! That's free money for our school! If you have any questions, please contact boxtops@fallsmeadpta.org.