Friday, March 22, 2019

Announcements 3-26-2019

TUESDAY, MARCH 26th
MONDAY IS A TEACHER IN-SERVICE DAY. NO SCHOOL

BREAKFAST
MONDAY
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
Assorted Cereal
1/2 English
Muffin
Graham
Crackers
TUESDAY
Homemade
Blueberry Muffin
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
WEDNESDAY
Homemade
Breakfast Round
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
THURSDAY
Danimals
w/granola
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
FRIDAY
Iced Honey Bun
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
SNACKS
FRIDAY - Apples
TUESDAY - Carrots with Ranch
LUNCH
MONDAY
NO SCHOOL
TUESDAY
Taco Bar w/
The Works
Rice Pilaf
Homemade
Flavorful Salsa
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar
WEDNESDAY
Hot Turkey
Sandwich
Chef's Mashed
Potato
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar
THURSDAY
Oven Baked
BBQ Chicken
Rice Pilaf
Steamed
Broccoli
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar
FRIDAY
Homemade
Cheesy
Breadsticks
Marinara Dipping Sauce
Cheddar
Broccoli Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar


RECESS WEATHER

To see totally up-to-date weather information you can go to THIS LINK



OPEN DOORS SESSION 4

Monday: (Program will run: 3/11, 3/18, 4/1, 4/8)
Extreme Hip Hop
Drama (already enrolled)
Open Doors Explorers



Wednesday: (Programs will run: 3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10, 4/17)
Pokémon
Drama (already enrolled)
Open Doors Explorers
Pottery


Thursday: (Programs will run: 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/11,4/18)
Minecraft (enrolled by waitlist)
Drama (already enrolled)
Kid’s on the Move
Open Doors Explorers
Raider Majorettes





MUSIC PRACTICE WITH MR. KELLY

Week B

Tuesday:
7:25-8:15   5th/6th Grade Band (Brass & Percussion)
8:15-8:30   Syeed Khan
9:30-10:00   Landon Underwood
10:00-10:30   Sophia Williams
11:00-11:30   Riley Cross
12:15-1:15    Jenna Trahan
12:45-1:15    Faith Marshall
1:15-1:45   Kaitlin Nicholas
1:50-2:45   7th/8th Grade Band


Wednesday:
7:30-8:00   Heather L'Esperance & Nikki Trahan
8:00-8:30   Kiannah Partlow & Kaylie Richardson
9:30-10:00   Jeremiah Wood & Dakota Hoague
10:00-10:30   Lionel Dawson
11:00-11:30   Lily Odette
12:15-1:15    Jack Sparr
12:45-1:15    Johnathan Ireland
1:15-1:45   Jacob Spooner
1:50-2:45   7th/8th Grade Band


Thursday:
7:25-8:15   5th/6th Grade Band (Woodwinds)
8:15-8:35   Jason Longe
8:35-8:55   Madison Gould
8:55-9:25   Igz Perez
9:30-10:00   Sarah McElree
10:00-10:30   Angus Ackel
11:15-11:45   Derrick Rouleau
11:45-12:15   Landon Underwood
12:15-12:45   Addison Hamilton, Grayson Mergenthal, Charlie Luneau, Noah Morgan, Ella Dunigan, Alan LaRose, & Leah Mitchell
12:45-1:15    Kyla Abair, Sophie Carswell, Noelle LaClair, Kayden Levine-Owen, & Alexis Swann
1:15-1:45   Bentley Hamilton, Marie DeSorgher, Alyssa Payne, & Mackenzie Smith
1:50-2:45   7th/8th Grade Band


Friday:
7:25-8:15   5th/6th Grade Band (Brass & Percussion)
9:30-10:00   Orion Ward & Galen Schad
10:00-10:30   Isaac Ditch & Drake Remillard
11:15-11:45   Lyla Rouleau
11:45-12:15   Lexi Smith
12:15-12:45   Jaedyn Allen, Riley Cross, Daniel Mojica, & Alex Steiner
12:45-1:15   Ryan Blouin, Ava Giroux, & Tayah Paquette
1:15-1:45   Emily Ackel, Adam Boomhower, Natalie Cronin, & Sam Olsen

1:50-2:45   7th/8th Grade Band



IMPORTANT DATES

Drama Rehearsals for Beauty and the Beast
Thursday, Jan 3rd - Thursday, April 11th. Mon, Wed, Thu. 3:15 to 4:30 PM. Location
Large Gym and Music Rooms


MARCH
Wellness Committee Meeting
Monday, March 25th. 10:30 to 11:30 AM. Location: Professional Library

Parent Community Council - SURVIVermont
Thursday, March 28th. 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Location: Cafeteria, Library


APRIL
Orchestra Field Trip to BFA
Thursday, April 4th. 8:15 AM to 2:15 PM. Transportation: Walking

Little League Draft Night
Thursday, April 4th. 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Location: Team USA Classrooms

Vermont Youth Philharmonia
Tuesday, April 9th. 8:15 to 11:15 AM. Location: Large Gym

Vermont Youth Philharmonia
Tuesday, April 9th. 11:15 to 1:00 AM. Location: Library

Everyone: Drama. Beauty and the Beast (Jr.)
Thursday, April 11th. 9:00 to 10:30 AM. Location: Large Gym

Little League Draft Night
Thursday, April 11th. 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Location: Team USA Classrooms

Everyone: Drama. Beauty and the Beast (Jr.)
Friday, April 12th. 6:00 to 7:30 PM. Location: Large Gym

Everyone: Drama. Beauty and the Beast (Jr.)
Saturday, April 13th. 1:00 to 2:30 PM. Location: Large Gym

City School Staff Open Doors Afternoon
Friday, April 19th. Time to be announced. Location: Spaces around the school building

March 1st - 4th Winter Break. No School
March 5th - Town Meeting Day. No School
March 25th - Teacher/Staff Inservice Day.
No School
April 15th. Teacher/Staff Inservice Day. No School
April 22nd - 26th Spring Break. No School.


EVENTS AND NOTICES




FITNESS TEAM TRY-OUTS

When:  Wednesday 3/27 and Thursday 3/28

Where: Please report to the cafeteria at 2:55

Please dress ready to move in comfortable clothing and sneakers!!!

If you plan on taking the bus home, please see Mrs. Jehle or Ms. Beck 

If you have any Fitness Team questions, then please contact 
Ms. Meg Jarvis at 527 0565 X3854








8th GRADE BABY PICTURES WANTED RIGHT AWAY
The yearbook committee needs your baby pictures. All 8th graders bring in your baby pictures by April 3rd at the latest. You can give your pictures to Bella Swan, Alexis Greeno or Lexi Smith in USA, and Daniel Hill, Aidan Lund or Sam Bapp in Renaissance. You can also give your pictures to Mitch Craib. Pictures will be scanned and returned to the student immediately. Thank you.









Music through the Decades
Spirit Week
March 26-29, 2019

Let’s celebrate “Music Through The Decades” with a Spirit Week! Dress as your
favorite musician, or dress in the style for the day. The pictures below come from previous years events.

Tuesday-   The 50’s     Embrace your inner Elvis or dress for the Sock Hop
Wednesday- The 60’s    Beatles, Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin or just peace out man!
Thursday-  The 70’s     Disco and Rock   think Pink Floyd and Bee Gees/Village People
Friday- The 80’s           Hair Bands are all the rage! Bon Jovi, Queen,  Guns and Roses!


Embrace the style, Embrace the Music!!!!!











FOR FAMILY AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS
(Please note that childcare is going to be available at the school for this event. See the bottom of this event announcement for details)


PICTURES AND REPORTS



SUGARING SEASON UNDERWAY
Mr. Hoben, a HOPE (hands-on-practical-education) teacher, started up boiling sap in the school's sugar shack. Several HOPE students came out to observe the process and check out the steam. 







DREAMERS (BARKER)
Mr. Barker's students were at work and play on Friday morning when photographed 3-22-2019. Some PreK student members were not present as it was a Friday.  One student was playing with trains and block and he noticed that he had a block with a picture that looked remarkably like the photographer.  LINK TO 13 PICTURES









TRAVELERS (PAC)
Mr. Pac's students were having breakfast when the school photographer dropped by in Friday 3-22-2019.  LINK TO 14 PICTURES








MORE INSTRUMENT PRACTICE WITH MR. KELLY
Friday morning 3-22-2019.  LINK TO 8 PICTURES







VOYAGERS SCHOOL STORE
Ms. Chisholm and a half dozen students evaluated and organized their store supplies on Friaday morning 3-22-2019. 







OPEN DOORS
The Explorers open doors group did craft work with various plastic beads. 3-21-2019








LOST AND FOUND
3/18-3/22, these items are now located upstairs





Thursday, March 21, 2019

Announcements 3-22-2019

FRIDAY, MARCH 22nd
THIS COMING MONDAY IS A TEACHER IN-SERVICE DAY - NO SCHOOL

JOKE OF THE WEEK

LINK TO MISSING VIDEO FROM LAST WEEK



BREAKFAST
MONDAY
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
Assorted Cereal
1/2 English
Muffin
Graham
Crackers
TUESDAY
Homemade
Blueberry Muffin
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
WEDNESDAY
Homemade
Breakfast Round
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
THURSDAY
Danimals
w/granola
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
FRIDAY
Iced Honey Bun
Whole Grain
Bagel
Cream Cheese
SNACKS
FRIDAY - Apples
TUESDAY - Carrots with Ranch
LUNCH
MONDAY
Homemade
Shepherd's Pie
Dinner Roll
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar
TUESDAY
Chicken &
Cheese
Quesadilla
Rice Pilaf
Homemade
Flavorful Salsa
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar
WEDNESDAY
BBQ Pulled
Pork Sandwich
Garden Pasta Salad
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar
THURSDAY
Spaghetti
w/Meat Sauce
Garlic
Breadsticks
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit
& Veggie Bar
FRIDAY
Cape Cod
Crusted Fish
Creamy Coleslaw
Dinner Roll
Daily Soup
Fresh Fruit &
Veggie Bar


RECESS WEATHER

We anticipate a wet, sleety and snowy day. Be dressed for messy conditions if you intend to go outside for recess.

To see totally up-to-date weather information you can go to THIS LINK



OPEN DOORS SESSION 4

Monday: (Program will run: 3/11, 3/18, 4/1, 4/8)
Extreme Hip Hop
Drama (already enrolled)
Open Doors Explorers



Wednesday: (Programs will run: 3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10, 4/17)
Pokémon
Drama (already enrolled)
Open Doors Explorers
Pottery


Thursday: (Programs will run: 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/11,4/18)
Minecraft (enrolled by waitlist)
Drama (already enrolled)
Kid’s on the Move
Open Doors Explorers
Raider Majorettes





MUSIC PRACTICE WITH MR. KELLY

Week A

Friday:
7:25-8:15   5th/6th Grade Band (Brass & Percussion)
9:30-10:00   Orion Ward & Galen Schad
10:00-10:30   Isaac Ditch & Drake Remillard
11:15-11:45   Lyla Rouleau
11:45-12:15   Lexi Smith
12:15-12:45   Kyla Abair, Sophie Carswell, Noelle LaClair, Kayden Levine-Owen,
& Alexis Swann
12:45-1:15   Addison Hamilton, Grayson Mergenthal, Charlie Luneau,
& Noah Morgan
1:15-1:45   Ella Dunigan, Alan LaRose, & Leah Mitchell
1:50-2:45   7th/8th Grade Band



IMPORTANT DATES

Drama Rehearsals for Beauty and the Beast
Thursday, Jan 3rd - Thursday, April 11th. Mon, Wed, Thu. 3:15 to 4:30 PM. Location
Large Gym and Music Rooms


MARCH
Stewardship Committee Meeting Canceled
Friday, March 22nd. 7:45 to 8:15 AM. Location: Professional Library

4-6 Dance Sponsored by Discovery
Friday, March 22nd. 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Location: Cafeteria.

Wellness Committee Meeting
Wednesday, March 25th. Time TBD. Location: TBD

MRUSD Board Meeting
Wednesday, March 20th. 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Location: BFA

Parent Community Council - SURVIVermont
Thursday, March 28th. 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Location: Cafeteria, Library


APRIL
Orchestra Field Trip to BFA
Thursday, April 4th. 8:15 AM to 2:15 PM. Transportation: Walking

Little League Draft Night
Thursday, April 4th. 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Location: Team USA Classrooms

Vermont Youth Philharmonia
Tuesday, April 9th. 8:15 to 11:15 AM. Location: Large Gym

Vermont Youth Philharmonia
Tuesday, April 9th. 11:15 to 1:00 AM. Location: Library

Everyone: Drama. Beauty and the Beast (Jr.)
Thursday, April 11th. 9:00 to 10:30 AM. Location: Large Gym

Little League Draft Night
Thursday, April 11th. 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Location: Team USA Classrooms

Everyone: Drama. Beauty and the Beast (Jr.)
Friday, April 12th. 6:00 to 7:30 PM. Location: Large Gym

Everyone: Drama. Beauty and the Beast (Jr.)
Saturday, April 13th. 1:00 to 2:30 PM. Location: Large Gym

City School Staff Open Doors Afternoon
Friday, April 19th. Time to be announced. Location: Spaces around the school building

March 1st - 4th Winter Break. No School
March 5th - Town Meeting Day. No School
March 25th - Teacher/Staff Inservice Day.
No School
April 15th. Teacher/Staff Inservice Day. No School
April 22nd - 26th Spring Break. No School.


EVENTS AND NOTICES


Image result for st patricks day goldDANCE: Team Discovery is hosting a St. Patrick’s Day 4-6th grade dance
Friday, March 22nd, from 5:00-7:00 PM. The cost is $3.00 and food/drinks
are for sale. Wear green clothing to receive a raffle ticket for a prize drawing.
Fun activities to look forward to: a photo booth, hula hoop competition,
musical chairs, and more!
Image result for st patricks day clover


Arrival and Dismissal from Dances:

Students enter through the gymnasium doors and sign themselves into the dance.

School Expectations (Safe, Achieving, Caring) remain at all evening events and that
includes dances.

At the end of our dances, chaperones and staff will walk students through the
building to our front lobby. We will dismiss from there.

Please be prompt for pick up as staff and chaperones need to get home, too.

If your student does not have a ride home, please don’t send them to our dances unless
they have made arrangements before coming to the dance.








Music through the Decades
Spirit Week
March 26-29, 2019

Let’s celebrate “Music Through The Decades” with a Spirit Week! Dress as your
favorite musician, or dress in the style for the day. The pictures below come from previous years events.

Tuesday-   The 50’s     Embrace your inner Elvis or dress for the Sock Hop

Wednesday- The 60’s    Beatles, Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin or just peace out man!

Thursday-  The 70’s     Disco and Rock   think Pink Floyd and Bee Gees/Village People


Friday- The 80’s           Hair Bands are all the rage! Bon Jovi, Queen,  Guns and Roses!

Embrace the style, Embrace the Music!!!!!









FOR FAMILY AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS
(Please note that childcare is going to be available at the school for this event. See the bottom of this event announcement for details)




PICTURES AND REPORTS




EXPLORERS
A 3rd Grade Explorer Student found all this trash in the field at recess. He would like to remind other students to throw away their garbage and recycling in the bins near the Four Square Court. Thanks for keeping our school property clean!






MAPLE SUGARING
Each Spring two teams of people, Team Triumph and the HOPE program engage in the school's maple sugaring operation. HOPE, the hands-on-practical-education program, teaches our kindergarteners about the sugaring process and they manage a group of at least 40 sap collecting buckets. In addition they manage the sap boiling process in the school's sugar house. HOPE makes sure every St. Albans City School student gets a chance to taste freshly made maple syrup. There will be pictures of tasting syrup shortly. In the meantime, these are pictures of older HOPE students collecting sap on a beautiful Spring day 3-20-2019. LINK TO 26 PICTURES










MUSIC PRACTICE WITH MR. KELLY
Mr. Kelly works with many students each day. In this music session there was a lot of humor in the air. Everyone seemed to be enjoying the experience of working together.  LINK TO 29 PICTURES









BREAKFAST PICTURES
Our learning communities take turn experiencing hot breakfast in the cafeteria. On this day, 3-21-2019, the Incredibles and team Discovery were present. LINK TO 13 PICTURES






STUDENTS LINE UP
Mr. Cook's students lined up after breakfast prior to walking back to their classrooms. This team tends to be quiet and calm as they walk through the school.  3-21-2019







KALEIDOSCOPE
One of our 8th grade students practices his driving skills in the large gym. He had to navigate between a series of mats and gymnastics equipment. 3-21-2019







SALAD BAR PREPARATION 3-21-2019