Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Announcements 01-28-10

Drama: Please see event calendar for drama scheldule,Thank you.

BFA cheerleaders:On Saturday January 30th at 12 pm the BFA Cheerleaders will be hosting a
competition at the Collins Perley Complex that includes about 60 of our
students! We have a K-4 team, a 5/6 team, and a 7/8 team. The cost is $6
for adults and $3 for students. A portion of the proceeds from the door
will go to support " City School for Haiti." This is a collaborative
effort of the 1-3 communities. This is a great opportunity to support our
students and give a little to Haitian relief. Doors open at 10 am, the
competition starts at 12, and the awards ceremony will be at 3:30. If you
have any questions please see Stacie Rouleau

Also, the SYA (St. Albans Youth All Star Team K-4 will be wearing their
uniform to school on Friday. They would love positive feedback or a wish
of good luck.

The Cats In Motion Community will be hosting a "Winter Wonderland" dance
on Friday, January 29, 2009 from 7:00 pm - 9:00 p.m. The cost for the
dance is $3.oo.

The YMCA is offering a vacation camp for school age children at the town School during February break. The theme is: Y-Olympics. For more
information, brochures are available in the school office.

8th Grade class of 2011: The PAG needs your help!! What is PAG,it stands for parent Advisory Group and what we do is to help you the students plan for you eight grade year. Together we plan everything from your field trips,dances,graduation activities,to your yearbook. We will be meeting monthly and are in the process of planning our first fundraiser which will be taking place on Thursday,February 18th. The event will be the seventh grade basketball teams taking on the teachers and possibly the coaches. We will have special activities and cheerleaders will be performing a halftime show. So, There is a lot of planning to do,ideas are welcome. It is important that every parent gets involved.The next PAG meeting will take place Monday,February 8th at 3:30 in the library.There are lots of ways you can get involved even if you can't attend meetings. Please contact :
Shannon Lamothe at or Linda Pacheco at

The Power of School Breakfast-Student creativity contest: The School Nutrition Association ( SNA ) of Vermont in preparation for hunger awareness day on February 11th ,2010 are inviting elementary schools throughout Vermont to participate in our first Power of School Breakfast student creativity contest. Students in grades k-6 may submit one original work.
•A poster on 8 1/2 x 11 paper
•A poem
•a one page essay which
addresses... The importance of a nutritious school breakfast to students.
Students will be judged on the strength of the message promoting school breakfast and on individually creativity. We intend to chose one winner from each school. The selected group of winners will be invited to join our legislative committee when we participate in the Hunger awareness day on February 11 at the State House in Montpelier. Students will assist SNA-VT representatives hand out school breakfast bags to state legislators as they enter the chamber and will have the opportunity to tour the state house.