Weekly Update October 26-30

Orange Leaf Froyo Spirit Challenge Round 2 Final Scores

Round 2 of the Orange Leaf Froyo Spirit Challenge concluded Saturday, October 24th.  South has moved on to Round 3 and will face Pinewood from Jenison.  Round 3, the final round, starts November 1 and ends November 7.  So far, South has earned $277.53.    The winner at the end of Round 3 earns 20% of all sales for all three weeks plus a bonus of $500.  Let’s Go SOUTH!!!  We have been advised that South and Pinewood have had consistently similar sales in both Rounds 1 and 2.

Monday, October 26

Book Fair is this week.  Information regarding the Book Fair, Family Night, and classroom shopping was sent home from the library last Friday.  Don’t forget that for a $1 donation, students may dress up in costume on their in-school shopping day. Proceeds will be used to purchase books for Mrs. Hyde’s 1st grade classroom.

Tuesday, October 27

Tonight is the Fall Book Fair Family Night from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Purchases at the Book Fair this evening entitle students to participate in games and enjoy snacks.

Tonight is the second Pizza Hut Night for the 2015/2016 school year.  Please join us at the Grandville Pizza Hut on 28th Street. South PTC receives 20% of sales from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. South PTC can earns a percentage of sales for lunch and late-night dining. A copy of the Pizza Hut flyer came home in your student’s Friday Folder last week and can be found here Pizza Hut October 2015.  Please feel free to give copies to your non-South friends and neighbors.  Sales can be dine-in, carry-out, or delivery.

Friday, October 30

The Halloween Parade and classroom Halloween Parties will take place today.  The Parade will take place at 2:00 p.m.  The classroom Party schedule is as follows:

Y5s- Party from 10:15-11:15am
K- Party after the parade
1- Parties from 12:45-2pm, Parade and then Music class to follow
2- Party after the parade
3- Party after the parade
4T- Party from 1-2pm and then Parade
4B-Party after the parade
5- Party after the parade
6- Food and Costumes from 12:45-2 and then Parade

Thank you to our Room Parents for making this an exciting day for our students and to all of the Classroom Volunteers who help to make the parties special for the students.    If you are planning to volunteer at a classroom Halloween Party, you must sign-in at the front entrance.  As you know, your students’ safety is a top priority at South and it is important that staff be able to determine not only who is in the building, but where they can be found at all times.  Further, due to classroom sizes, the number of party volunteers, the use of hallways for party games, along with the fact that parties will be taking place at different times (i.e. some students will be receiving educational instruction while other class parties are ongoing), it is important that volunteers remain with the class for which they have volunteered.

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PTC {Parents Teachers Children} Group To share as parents and/or guardians and to promote community spirit for South Elementary School. To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, and community. To assist the faculty in undertaking school activities such as conferences, health and safety programs, and the like if so requested. To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and/or guardians and teachers may co-operate intelligently in training of the child.

Posted on October 25, 2015, in Book Fair, Classroom Party Volunteers, Holiday Parties, Orange Leaf Froyo Spirit Challenge, Pizza Hut Nights, Room Parents, Weekly Updates. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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