Friday, February 12, 2010

Announcements 02-15-10

Dear families,
City School would like to invite families of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade
students for a School / Parent Information Night on Tuesday, February 16th
from 6:00pm to 7:00pm in the library.
Current 7th & 8th grade teachers will present information on the curriculum
and instruction of Language Arts, Mathematics, and 21st Century.
Additionally, families will have the opportunity to visit Dynamic Design,
Cats in Motion, and Team USA for specific questions.

Please join us to learn more about the work in place to support learning in
all 7th & 8th Learning Communities.

Come one come all with your great drawings and ideas of what a SAFE,
ACHIEVING, CARING, SCHOOL looks like. The winning drawing(s) will be
published in the St. Albans Messenger newspaper. Please submit drawings to
Mrs. Nelson and Mrs. McCarthy by February 19th. Please include the words
SAFE, ACHIEVING, CARING in your drawings. The rest is up to you! Go Raiders!

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.

St. Albans Little League will hold registration for the 2010 baseball and
softball season for boys and girls ages 5-12 and for registration of
baseball and softball clinics on Feb. 20th 4:30 - 6:30 pm
at City Hall and Mon.-Wed. Mar.8-10, 6:00 to 8:00 pm at St. Albans Town
School. For more information contact Rob Green at 524-7167.

Spirit Week
• Treasure Hunt begins
• Poster Contest starts
• Candy Count for grades K-3
• Favorite Sports Team Day
• 80’s Day
• Hawaiian Day
• Blue & White Day
• Pep Rally Grades 7 & 8

Rules and instructions will be delivered to each homeroom on 2/11.

Open Doors: Open Doors brochures will be handed out on Thursday February 11th. Please complete and return to open doors by March 5th. Please remember that classes fill up fast and they are filled on a first come first serve basis.
The 3rd and 4th grade presentation
Grade 3 and 4 students will be presenting several dances that they have learned in physical education. The performance will be on Wednesday February 17,2010 at 1:00 in the large gym. All are invited and encouraged to attend.
The dances include:
Mexican Hat Dance
Heel Toe Polka
Do-si-D0 and Swing
Chimes of Dunkirk
Virginia Reel
Flying Scottsman
Cha Cha Slide

7th Grade Basketball Fundraising Event:

Players vs. Teachers ~ Please join us on Thursday, February 18th starting
at 5:30 for a great night of entertainment.

Admission $2.00
Pre Show performance by Electric Youth Dance
Enjoy the game watching the teachers attempt to play the 7th grade
basketball teams.
Half time performance by our Raiders Cheerleaders
Try your luck at a half court shot for $1.00 or 6 shots for $5.00 (prizes
will be awarded to anyone that makes it!!)
Then stay for our special overtime game where the coaches take the court
and attempt to play their players

Cash Snack Bar & Bake Sale


Any questions please e-mail

The warner Fund
It’s not too early to be thinking about summer plans for your children such as camps and other recreational opportunities. It’s especially important for Franklin County residents who might be looking for financial assistance to support these plans. The Warner Fund offers such support but the deadline for applications is April 1st. If you are interested in a Warner Fund application or more information please contact me at 527-0565 or
Steve Denny
School Home Coordinator