Weekly Update for February 1-5

General Notes

Please follow the link for the February 2016 Lunch Menu. February 2016 Lunch Menu

South 6th graders are currently studying urbanization and clean water.  They have decided to help with the Flint water crisis and will be holding a bottled water drive this week (Monday to Friday)  Parents may drop off cases of water in the office and the 6th grade students will transport the water to the 6th grade classrooms. 6th Grade Water Drive

The South PTC and Gents and Dolls Dance Committee is looking for Volunteers for the Gents and Dolls Dance.  Please consider helping.  Follow the link below to sign up: Gents and Dolls Volunteer Sign-Up  Invitations to the Dance were sent home last week. Please note the due date to purchase tickets is Friday, February 12th.  Gents and Dolls Invitation

Volunteers are needed each week for Copy Crew.  Volunteers will make copies, laminate, or do other office activities for teachers and staff.  If you are able to help, please sign up at Copy Crew.  The time commitment each day will vary from 15 minutes to 2 hours depending on the needs of teachers and staff.

REMINDER:  Please review the attached Map and Guidelines which outlines the Drop-off and Pick-up procedures at South.  This information has been posted to the blog and has been sent home with students in Friday Folders.  Student Drop-off and Pick-up at South can run smoothly, efficiently, and safely if ALL parents follow a few simple guidelines.  Most importantly, if you are in a drop off line, you must remain in your vehicle.  If you must exit your vehicle to assist your student for any reason, please park in a designated parking space.  South Drop-Off and Pick-Up Map

Registration for Girls on the Run remains open through February 24, 2016. There is a Monday/Wednesday Team and a Tuesday/Thursday Team . Each Team must have a minimum of 5 girls. The maximum number of girls per team is 15. Co-coaches are still needed, particularly for the Monday/Wednesday Team. Please contact Colleen Randall at cbkzmi@gmail.com to volunteer or for more information.  Please note that Registration Fees are adjusted on sliding scale with a $10 minimum.  Girls on the Run Registration Flyer 2016

Monday, February 1st

Today is Constitution Day.

The Grandville School Board meets tonight at 7:00 p.m.  School Board Meetings are public and comment is welcomed at the beginning of each meeting.  All meetings take place at the Administration Building located at 3839 Prairie SW

Tuesday, February 2nd

Today is Groundhog Day.

There will be a Band Boosters Meeting in the high school band room tonight at 7:00 p.m. Parents of all 6th grade band students are Boosters.

Wednesday, February 3rd

There will be Hearing/Vision Screening  at South today.

Thursday, February 4th

There will be Hearing/Vision Screening  at South today.

Friday, February 5th

There will be Hearing/Vision Screening  at South today.

Today is Popcorn Friday.  On Popcorn Fridayseach student receives a bag of popcorn, compliments of the PTC.

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About PTC Blog

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 January 31, 2016, in Band Boosters, Constitution Day, Copy Crew, Girls on the Run, Groundhog Day, Guys and Dolls Dance, Hearing/Vision Screening, Lunch Menu, Popcorn Friday, School Board Meeting, Student Drop-off and Pick-up, Volunteers Needed, Weekly Updates. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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