Wednesday Parent Newsletter 8.28.19

Posted in Principal's Newsletter
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In this week’s envelope, you’ll find information on:  Updated Parent Handbook, Transportation Forms, Updated Contact Information, Girl Scout Meeting Information, Calendar Items 

 

Parent Handbook and Family Directory 

Hard copies of the family directory will be coming home on September 12th. However, you can access a digital copy of the Parent Handbook 2019-2020 on the school’s webpage under Parent Resources–> Forms and Documents.   Parent Handbook 2019-2020 

Bus Riders, Walkers, and Bikers 

  1. Please fill this out if your child is riding the bus this year: Bus Rider Form.  So far, we have the following families riding the bus: 

Mornings only: Pilon, Brandt, Vargas, Aquino 

Afternoons only: Felish (We are still waiting on an afternoon driver.) 

Round-trip: Milligan, Newbold, Prosser, Miller 

  1. If your child will be walking or biking to/from school, please fill out Bikers/Walkers Form  so that we can have record of this for the office and for teachers to know who has permission to do so.

Traffic Loop reminders 

Remember that the speed limit is 5 MPH inside the traffic loop. Please help us to keep children safe.  

Also, please remember to enter the parking lot before and after school from the Virginia St. side of the school, and exit on the Kentucky St. (Bellingham H.S.) side of the school. This helps with flow of traffic, especially while construction is going on at the Hope House. 

This year students walking or riding their bikes are encouraged to leave the school through the gate to Cornwall behind the cross. 

Parent and Emergency Contact Data 

The system our school uses for tracking student data has recently changed the way contacts are managed.  Some of this information didn’t transfer into the new system, so we want to ensure that all parent and emergency contact information is accurate.  We understand this may feel redundant to the paperwork packet just completed for the new school year, but please be assured our intention is only to safeguard your child’s information and be able to reach out in the event of an emergency. 

  • In your child’s physical envelope, you’ll find their Student Profile page 
  • If you need to make a change, please cross out the existing information and write in the correction 
  • If all data on the sheet is accurate, please write NO CHANGES on the form 
  • All forms should be returned to school office by Friday, August 30th 

Thank you for your assistance! 

Girl Scout Meeting 

Girl Scout troop 46484 which meets at Assumption is considering expansion!  If you have a girl in grades K-5 who is interested in joining our troop, please plan to attend a parent info meeting on September 12th from 6-7:30pm in Room 1 (located below the parish offices).  This meeting is for parents only.  In order to have enough informational material, please text Tiffany Schuman (troop leader) at 360-739-2742 to let her know if you are planning to attend.  Hope to see you there! 

Upcoming Calendar Items  

September 9thPizza lunch today 

September 11th– Curriculum Night at 6:30 pm beginning in the gym 

September 16thPre-Kindergarten Individual Photo Day (Free Dress) 

September 17th– Preschool – 8th grade Individual Photo Day (Free Dress) 

September 18th– Early Release Day. Casual Dress (t-shirt with logo and jeans or shorts)  

September 21th– Spaghetti Dinner… Two seatings at 5 pm and 6 pm. Childcare provided for preschool and up! 

September 25thHot Lunch