Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Announcements 2-10-10

Help 4 Haiti- The Travelers and Explorer teams along with the BFA Cheerleaders have joined together to raise money for Haiti disaster relief. During a special presentation in the library the teams gave a check to the red Cross for $1180.22.Way to go Explorers and Travelers!!!!

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!

Valentine's Day Express
This week forms will be going home for the Valentine's Day Express
scheduled for Fri. Feb. 12th. You can order beads, candy, or flower for
$1.25 each and it will be delivered to your child's classroom. Please be
sure to include the first and last name of the person you are sending it
to and the teacher's name if you know it. Students can also buy during
lunchtime on the 12th while supplies last. The express will benefit the
8th grade class end of the year events.

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.

Winter athletics Photo Schedule: February 9th 3:00 5-8 cross country (team only)
3:30-4:15 grade 7th boys and girls basketball
4:15- 5:00 grade 8 boys and girls basketball
February 1oth 3:30-4:15 grade 7/8 Cheerleaders
4:15-5:00 grade 5/6 Cheerleaders

City School Spirit Week: Monday: - Treasure hunt begins

- Poster contest begins

- Candy count for grades K-3

Tuesday: - Favorite sports team day

Wednesday:- 80's day

Thursday:- Hawaiian day

Friday:- 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.