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Lower School Newsletter, Week of 1/15

IMPORTANT EVENTS & DATES FOR JANUARY
Parents, please take a moment to mark your calendars. The following are some important dates that you do not want to miss:

January 19th – Student Holiday/Teacher Work Day
January 20th-23rd – Spirit Wear

 

CHAPEL VENUES, DATES & TIMES
Parents, the following is a list of chapel dates and times for January:

January 22nd – No Chapel
January 29th – K4-1st Grade Chapel at 9:00AM (MWC)

 

A NOTE FROM DR. HIGGINS
“The best and most beautiful thing in life cannot be seen, nor touched, but are felt in the heart.”
Helen Keller

 

RECOGNITION:
2nd Gr – Trip to Blue Springs State Park
The second grade students learnt firsthand about endangered animals as they studied and observed Manatees at Blue Springs State Park yesterday.

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6th Grade – Tech Sci
Build, construct and inspire! These 21 girls had a blast drawing the blueprint and construction a kinesthetic structure solely out of index cards and tape. Each structure was built to withstand high powered wind.

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NEW THIS WEEK
Student Holiday/Teacher Work Day (January 19th)
Parents, Monday January 19th is a student holiday/teacher work day. Please be sure to add this date to your calendar.

 

Royal Academy of the Arts & Enrichment Registration
Parents, the Royal Academy of the Arts & Enrichment Program is now accepting registrations. Please click HERE to enroll your child in if you have not already done so.

 

REMINDERS
Spirit Wear (January 20th-23rd)
Parents, students may wear Spirit Wear in celebration of re-enrollment Monday, January 19th – Friday, January 23rd. Please have your child adhere to the Spirit Wear dress code guidelines.

 

1st Grade Field Trip (Orlando Science Center)
First grade students will visit the Orlando Science Center on Friday, January 30th. The cost for parent chaperones is $10.50 (admission will be free for parent chaperones with a pass). Each chaperone is required to complete a medical release form, please contact your child’s teacher if you are in need of a Parent Chaperone Medical Release Form.

 

4th Grade Field Trip (St. Augustine)
4th grade parents, our field trip to St. Augustine is fast approaching! Please contact your child’s teacher if you are in need of an additional Parent Chaperone Medical Release Form. Click HERE to sign up for our field trip to St. Augustine if you have not yet done so. Our students look forward to visiting St. Augustine on Friday, January 23rd.